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Regina George - BN Sports - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 022
It's not only the lovely Blessing Okagbare making us proud at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, United Kingdom, there are other Nigerian athletes as well. Meet Regina George, ...
 
Meriah Ibrahim - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, the Sudanese woman who was spared a death sentence for renouncing Islam, has flown and arrived Italy after more than a month in the US embassy in Khartoum. Accompanied by the Italian vice minister for foreign affairs Lapo Pistelli, Meriam flew with her ...
Man Arrested for Rape - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
A 30-year-old man Inya-Okoro from Afikpo North Local Government area of Ebonyi, has been arrested for raping a 2-year-old girl Favour. The Sun reports that the suspect allegedly committed the act when little Favour returned from school and was asleep by the corridor of her parent's home. . ...
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A medical doctor who has played a key role overseeing and helping fight Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leona has been infected with the disease. According to CNN, Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan is currently being treated by the French aid group Medicins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) at a ...
Genevieve Nnaji Announces Winner for Amstel Malta Act the Part Competition - Bellanaija - July2014004
Genevieve Nnaji has announced the winner of the “Act the Part” online contest, which kicked off three weeks ago as 18year old aspiring actress, Bola Suru. Bola, a university admission seeker exhibited undeniable acting skills which shot her to the frontline in the contest amidst thousands of ...
40 Years in Jail - July 2014 - BN News - BellaNaija.com 01
Donovan Lamar Haynes, a Michigan father was sentenced to 18 to 40 years in prison for second-degree murder. He killed his own daughter, who was 2. Haynes claims he wanted the young girl to grow up and avoid dangerous men like himself, so he beat her to death hoping she would turn gay. The ...
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Lagos plans to provide financial support to graduates. The Deputy Governor of Lagos Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire at the 2014 Enterprise Day in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, said that the state government will provide loans for graduates of technical colleges that show interest in starting up businesses ...
Ramadan Break in Villa - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 02
No drama here, all is well. On Wednesday, President Jonathan invited traditional rulers in the North including the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, and Sultan of Sokoto, to break their Ramadan fast at the State House in Abuja. At the small gathering, the cameras snapped GEJ leaning in ...
President Jonathan Sad - April 2014 - BellaNaija.com
Reuben Abati, the spokesperson for President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has released a statement of the commander-in-chief condemning the double bombings in Kaduna. Read; President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan condemns the bombings in Kaduna today which appeared to have targeted former Head of ...
Mrs Asari Dokubo - BN News - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 91
The wife of one of Nigeria's political figures and ex Militant Delta leader Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, Hajia Mujahidat Daba Dokubo-Asari announced via her Facebook page that the abduction of the school girls at the Chibok area of Borno, is a scam. Replying a person - Somina Johnbull on her ...
LG Cool Inverter Launch - BellaNaija - July - 2014 - image004
LG Electronics (LG) have announced the release of its latest Residential Air Conditioning (RAC) in Nigeria. The LG Gen Cool Inverter V Air Conditioner is designed for the Nigerian market. This AC meets the demands of customers who want to use air conditioners in Nigeria with small capacity ...
American Teen - July 2014 - BellaNaija.com 01
BN brought you the story on a 19-year-old American missionary volunteer Matthew Durham who molested young Kenyan girls and boys. Now we have an update. He was charged on Friday with four counts of travelling to engage in illicit sexual conduct. According to News OK, Durham's lawyer Steve ...
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A domestic TransAsia Airways flight has crashed in Taiwan after attempting to make an emergency landing. The crash occurred near Magong airport on the outlying Penghu island, BBC reports. According to reports, there were 54 passengers and four crew on board, and 51 are feared ...
2014 CFDA Fashion Awards - Cocktails
Great news for Ethiopian supermodel Liya Kebede, Danielle Sherman - Director of ethical fashion brand Edun and 28 others as they have joined the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA). The non-profit organisation takes in members every year by invitation, and now they have admitted ...
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SOKOTO (NAN) ― Sokoto state government on Wednesday said it had earmarked over N800 million for the sponsorship of 420 students  abroad at both the under-graduate and post-graduate levels. Chairman of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Musa Maitafsir, said this in Sokoto when ...
A new research from the University of Illinois, Chicago, led by Nelli Westercamp, reveals that young African men who are circumcised are less likely to engage in sexual behaviour that increases the chances of getting HIV. The New York Daily News reports that the new research builds upon ...
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An explosion has occurred in Kaduna today. "The blast scattered debris and dead bodies on the Alkali Road in the city," reports Reuters Additional details will be provided as soon as more information becomes available. Photo Credit: Vanguard ** Photo above is from a ...
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A Delta Airlines Boeing 747 aircraft from New York which was bound for Tel Aviv, turned around at the last minute on Tuesday after a rocket reportedly landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport. In the aftermath of the incident, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Tuesday issued a ...
FRSC Declares New Plate Number Bella Naija
LAGOS (NAN) ― The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Tuesday said it would begin enforcement of the new drivers’ licence and number plate on August 1st. The Lagos State Sector Commander, Chidi Nkwonta, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the decision followed the new court ...
Nigeria Ballot Box Bella Naija
OWERRI (NAN) ― Selina Okoh, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Imo, said INEC has decided that only those who have Permanent Voter Card (PVC), would be eligible to vote in 2015 general elections. Okoh made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Owerri ...
Mystiquee - Bellanaija - July2014
The CEO of Mystique Bespoke Perfumery - Temitope Omai is inviting you to her official store opening and the launch of her Elite Oudh Collection (Limited Edition) this month in Lagos. On the day of the event, you will get a chance to book an appointment to create your own fragrance to reflect ...

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