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Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQ Gaming Monitor Review: 27-inch 1440p 165Hz IPS for less than $500
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Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQ Gaming Monitor Review: 27-inch 1440p 165Hz IPS for less than $500

The Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQ is a hot item at the moment and we believe this is due to a combination of factors: it’s a 27-inch 1440p 165Hz IPS display, it includes a novel feature called ELMB-Sync, it’s well built and price of admission is […]

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Journalist preparing for his wedding murdered in Adamawa
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Journalist preparing for his wedding murdered in Adamawa

A staff of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Maxwell Nashan was found hacked by unknown armed men in a bush.  The FRCN staff who was found in the bush located on the outskirts of Vunokilan, Girei Local Government Area of Adamawa State by female farmers, was tied up, had […]

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Mompha hid N32.9b transactions from government for 25 months – EFCC
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Mompha hid N32.9b transactions from government for 25 months – EFCC

At the resumed trial of Dubai-based Nigerian man Ismaila Mustapha a.k.a Mompha on Wednesday January 15, it was alleged that he hid N32.9billion transactions from the Special Control Unit Against Money Laundering (SCUML) for 25 months. EFCC accused the defendant of procuring Ismalob Global Investment […]

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The Mysterious Fate of the Romanov Family’s Prized Easter Egg Collection
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The Mysterious Fate of the Romanov Family’s Prized Easter Egg Collection

In 2010, an American scrap-metal dealer visited an antiques stall somewhere in the United States and purchased a golden egg sitting on a three-legged stand. The egg was adorned with diamonds and sapphires, and it opened to reveal a clock. Intending to sell the object […]

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GLORY, GLORY GREEN EAGLES
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GLORY, GLORY GREEN EAGLES

●Today Marks 39th Anniversary Of Nigeria’s First AFCON Trophy Super Eagles are preparing for the 2019 AFCON tournament in Egypt but many have forgotten that today (March 22nd) marks the 39th year Nigeria broke the jinx of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) and made […]

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The Seven Sisters: The Great Oil Companies and the World They Shaped
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The Seven Sisters: The Great Oil Companies and the World They Shaped

“Oilmen are like cats; you can never tell from the sound of them whether they are fighting or making love” – Calouste Gulbenkian 1. Anglo-Iranian Oil Company (now BP)2. Gulf Oil (later part of Chevron)3. Royal Dutch Shell4. Standard Oil Company of California (now Chevron)5. […]

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The Women of Six Triple Eight
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The Women of Six Triple Eight

An army unit known as the “Six Triple Eight” had a specific mission in World War II: to sort and clear a two-year backlog of mail for Americans stationed in Europe. Between the Army, Navy, Air Force, the Red Cross and uniformed civilian specialists, that amounted to seven […]

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Medieval Weapons That Maimed and Killed
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Medieval Weapons That Maimed and Killed

When picturing medieval European warfare, we usually focus on the knights—glamorous aristocratic warriors fighting with sword and lance. But while these weapons were important, medieval warriors thrashed their opponents with an array of brutal instruments.  A weapon’s popularity depended on multiple factors, including its effectiveness, […]

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Full List Of Registered Parties For 2019 Elections
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Full List Of Registered Parties For 2019 Elections

Below is a comprehensive list of all the Registered Political Parties participating in the 2019 General Elections. Related posts: Handle Amina Zakari With Caution, PFN Tells INEC, Security Agencies Reign Of The Godfathers

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Ladi Kwali: The potter on the Twenty Naira Note
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Ladi Kwali: The potter on the Twenty Naira Note

Pottery is the process of forming vessels and other objects with clay and other ceramic materials, which are fired to give them a hard, durable form. Major types include earthenware, stoneware and porcelain.  Ladi Kwali, was a Nigerian potter. Ladi Kwali was born in the village of Kwali in the Gwari region of Northern Nigeria, where pottery was an […]

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Iran Hostage Crisis ends
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Iran Hostage Crisis ends

Minutes after Ronald Reagan’s inauguration as the 40th president of the United States, the 52 U.S. captives held at the U.S. embassy in Teheran, Iran, are released, ending the 444-day Iran Hostage Crisis. On November 4, 1979, the crisis began when militant Iranian students, outraged that […]

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2019 Calendar: Re-incarnation of 1895 and 1957 versions
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2019 Calendar: Re-incarnation of 1895 and 1957 versions

The history of calendars, means that people creating and using methods for keeping track of days and larger divisions of time, covers a practice with ancient roots. Calendars are explicit schemes used for timekeeping.  The Sumerian calendar was the earliest, followed by the Egyptian, Assyrian and Elamite calendars. Over decades the calendars have been […]

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Rafael Caro Quintero: The True Story Of The Narcos Drug Lord Still On The Run
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Rafael Caro Quintero: The True Story Of The Narcos Drug Lord Still On The Run

Rafael Caro Quintero was considered the “Narco of Narcos.” The bloodthirsty drug lord thought he was untouchable, but he overstepped his bounds when he brutally murdered an American agent. Let out of jail on a technicality, the trafficker is still at large — and wanted […]

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