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A look at Obafemi Martins and Burna Boy's car garage settles the debate on who is richer
Nigeria international Obafemi Martins and Burna Boy have been entangled in a controversy. It is understood that Burna disrespected Martins at a night club.
How Super Eagles legend Obafemi Martins spent N35m weekly while at EPL club Newcastle
Nigerian striker Obafemi Martins was living a luxurious during his spell with Premier League side Newcastle. Obagoal spent £65k out of his £75k wages on weekend
Breaking: Tragedy in northern Nigeria as prominent first class emir dies
The Niger state governor, Abubakar Bello, on Tuesday confirmed the death of Alhaji Salihu Tanko, the emir of Kagara in the Rafi local government Area of Niger.
Super Eagles legend Ighalo and teammates spotted singing Davido's hit song 'Fall' in stunning video
Super Eagles legend Odion Ighalo and his teammates at Al Shabab were in joyous mood on Monday, March 1, singing Davido's song after their League win over Damac.
Arewa Consultative Forum asks northern unions to lift ban on food to southern Nigeria
The Arewa Consultative Forum frowned at the embargo placed on food items from the north to the south, adding that the move is counterproductive for Nigeria.
Breaking: FG declares Zamfara a no-fly zone, orders massive military deployment
The federal government has announced new security measures to check criminality in Zamfara state. Part of the new measures includes more military deployment.
Breaking: Wike reconciles Ortom, Mohammed as warring PDP governors embrace in new photos
The war of words between Governor Samuel Ortom and his Bauchi counterpart, Bala Mohammed, was put to an end by Nyesom Wike of Rivers state on Tuesday, March 2.
Jangebe abduction: Femi Adesina says Nigerians will be informed if ransoms are paid
Femi Adesina, a presidential spokesperson, has said the Nigerian government will be open about the measures taken to free abducted students in Zamfara state.
Explainer: Simple steps to register for COVID-19 vaccine as Nigeria prepares to take delivery of 3.92m doses
As Nigeria prepares to take delivery of N3.92 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, Legit.ng explains how to register for the vaccination online without any hassle
Fear of high profile defection as former APC governor meets Wike 2nd time in 1 month
Senator Okorocha on Saturday, February 27, visited Governor Wike in Rivers state for the funeral ceremony of the governor's late uncle, Chief Charles Aleruchi.
Fani-Kayode names 2 zones that should produce Buhari’s successor in 2023
Femi Fani-Kayode, a prominent chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has revealed two zones that should produce Nigeria's next president in 2023.
US Secretary of State reveals why Biden revoked immigrant visa restrictions on Nigeria
The United States Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, has revealed why President Joe Biden revoked the immigrant visa restrictions placed on Nigeria by Trump.
CDQ spotted in the club with Burna Boy and Obafemi Martins after alleged fight, Twitter rant
A video showing superstars Burna Boy, CDQ Olowo and footballer Obafemi Martins together has surfaced on Instagram. This comes amid reports of an alleged fight.
Davido pays a visit to his jeweller in Atlanta, flaunts diamond-studded accessories worth millions
Singer Davido recently paid a visit to his official jeweller in Atlanta. However, the music star did not disclose to his fans if he made any new purchases.
Singer Flavour massively comes through for his childhood friend, buys him a car
Singer Flavour has massively touched a childhood friend's life in an inspiring way. The music star bought a car for his friend as a means of showing support.
Breaking: Fire breaks out at Nigerian Army headquarters
The army has issued a statement about the fire that occurred in an office at its headquarters in Abuja. The fire incident was caused by an electrical fault.
NIMC: Beware of fake NIN verification website, FG warns Nigerians
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has issued a strong disclaimer against a fake National Identification Number (NIN) verification website.
Ex-internationals warns Super Eagles boss Rohr to snub Ahmed Musa for AFCON 2021qualifiers
Ahmed Musa might be left out of the Super Eagles squad to face Benin and Lesotho in their 2021 AFCON qualifiers this month owing to his failure to secure a club
BREAKING: Great news as Apapa gridlock finally disappears after removal of trucks; presidency shares photo
According to a presidential media aide, Lauretta Onochie, on Tuesday, March 2, the trucks that caused the Apapa gridlock, creating chaos have all disappeared.
Insecurity: Banditry becoming an industry benefiting some people - Senate president says
The president of Nigeria's Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday, March 2, said that banditry in Nigeria has become an industry that some people are benefitting from.
Features: Why depression kills faster than COVID-19, HIV others
The Nigerian government has been advised to provide employment opportunities for the unemployed youths to prevent them from engaging in any illegal activity.
COVID-19: 5 key things Nigerians must know about Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine that arrived
Nigeria has taken delivery of the first batch of COVID-19 vaccine. Legit.ng in this piece highlights 5 factors about the Oxford/AstraZeneca jab that arrived.