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Presidential Debate: Buhari, Atiku To Clash Dec 14

Presidential Debate: Buhari, Atiku To Clash Dec 14

The Nigerian Election Debate Group has fixed December 14 as date for presidential debate that will see candidates of different political parties unveil their plan for country ahead of the 2019 general elections. The group’s…

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Khashoggi: Denmark Suspends Arms Sales To Saudi Arabia

Khashoggi: Denmark Suspends Arms Sales To Saudi Arabia

Denmark on Thursday suspended arms sales to Saudi Arabia over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the second country to do so after Germany. “The foreign ministry is suspending all sales of weapons and military…

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Just In: I’ll Quit Politics In 2023 – Theodore Orji

Just In: I’ll Quit Politics In 2023 – Theodore Orji

By Augustine Akhilomen Senator representing Abia central zone in the National Assembly, Theodore Orji, says he is planning to retire from the game of politics in 2023 in order to concentrate on his personal life.…

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Xmas: Price Of children Wears Soars In Benin

Xmas: Price Of children Wears Soars In Benin

Ahead of the Yuletide season, prices of children wears is sky rocketing in Benin, Edo. The report said that apart from the increase in prices of children clothes, many women now buy fairly used clothes…

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Just In: Senate Postpones Plenary In Honour Of Slain Soldiers

Just In: Senate Postpones Plenary In Honour Of Slain Soldiers

The Senate on Thursday adjourned plenary earlier than expected in honour of the 44 soldiers, who lost their lives while fighting Boko Haram insurgents. Senator Bala Na’allah revealed on the floor of the senator that…

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Brexit: UK , EU Agree In Principle

Brexit: UK , EU Agree In Principle

Theresa May’s plan for Brexit has cleared another hurdle, after negotiators in Brussels agreed a text for the proposed political declaration on future EU/UK relations. European Council president, Donald Tusk, announced that the text had…

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Photos: Gov Ambode Meets With LASTMA Top Officials To Address Traffic Situation In The State

Photos: Gov Ambode Meets With LASTMA Top Officials To Address Traffic Situation In The State

See pictures below General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Mr. Wale Musa; Commissioner for Transportation, Mr. Ladi Lawanson; Chief Executive Officer of LASTMA, Mr. Chris Olakpe and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Dr.…

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Yuletide: Lagos Moves To Address Gridlock

Yuletide: Lagos Moves To Address Gridlock

…Recruits 1000 LASTMA Officials, To Work 5am-12midnight Daily …Warns Against Destruction Of Public Utilities, Harassment Of Traffic Officers Worried by the perennial traffic situation motorists have been contending with in recent times, the Lagos State…

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Carlos Ghosn Sacked As Nissan Chairman Over Financial Scandal

Carlos Ghosn Sacked As Nissan Chairman Over Financial Scandal

Carlos Ghosn has been removed as Nissan’s chairman as he languishes in police custody over the pay and perks scandal at the company. He was formally sacked by the Japanese carmaker’s board after an emergency…

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Wife Of UK Student Jailed In UAE Blames London

Wife Of UK Student Jailed In UAE Blames London

The wife of a British scholar who was sentenced to life for spying in the United Arab Emirates accused the Foreign Office on Thursday of ignoring her pleas for help. The sentencing of 31-year-old Matthew…

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