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Shehu Sani Wants Monuments Named After Slave Traders Revoked

Shehu Sani Wants Monuments Named After Slave Traders Revoked

By Augustine Akhilomen A former Kaduna lawmaker, Shehu Sani has called for the total removal of statues that glorifies slave traders in Africa. He made the call via his twitter handle on Thursday, where he…

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I Did Not Realise Salah’s Quality At Chelsea – Mikel

I Did Not Realise Salah’s Quality At Chelsea – Mikel

Former Super Eagles midfielder, John Obi Mikel has admitted that he did not realise the quality of Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah when the two were teammates at Chelsea. Mikel, who is currently a free agent…

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House Of Reps Move To Halt Entry Of Foreign Herdsmen Into Nigeria

House Of Reps Move To Halt Entry Of Foreign Herdsmen Into Nigeria

The House of Representatives on Tuesday called on President Muhammadu Buhari-led Nigerian government to stop the entrance of herdsmen into the country from other African nations. The call followed the lawmakers unanimous adoption of a…

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No Regret Choosing Nigeria Over England – Iwobi

No Regret Choosing Nigeria Over England – Iwobi

By Augustine Akhilomen Super Eagles winger, Alex Iwobi has disclosed that he’s at peace to have selected Nigeria ahead of the Three Lions of England at the senior level. The Everton star made his debut…

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UK Dismisses Nigeria’s $1bn Bribery Lawsuit Against Shell, Eni

UK Dismisses Nigeria’s $1bn Bribery Lawsuit Against Shell, Eni

Royal Dutch Shell and Eni won dismissal of a $1 billion UK lawsuit brought against them over allegations they knew about bribes in a Nigerian oil deal. A London judge ruled Friday that England has…

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Initiatives To Cushion Effects Of Covid-19 Underway- Osinbajo

Initiatives To Cushion Effects Of Covid-19 Underway- Osinbajo

By Augustine Akhilomen Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo says the present administration is putting up several initiatives in place to attempt an effective response to the COVID-19 disaster. In a statement by the Special Assistant to…

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10 Years On: Yar’Adua Sacrificed His Life For Nigeria – Jonathan

10 Years On: Yar’Adua Sacrificed His Life For Nigeria – Jonathan

By Augustine Akhilomen Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has described his late boss, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua as one who lived and died for his country. Jonathan made this known in a statement via his Facebook handle…

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Covid-19, Governors And Matters Arising

Covid-19, Governors And Matters Arising

By Unoigbokhai Adamu There is little doubt that a post Covid-19 world cannot be the same as we know it. Traditions and myths have been shattered and conventions broken. Even the way we relate and…

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Covid-19: Ehanire To Nigerians: Donate Your Buildings For Use As Isolation Centers

Covid-19: Ehanire To Nigerians: Donate Your Buildings For Use As Isolation Centers

Dr Osagie Ehanire, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, has appealed to Nigerians to donate their buildings to serve as isolation centres. Worried by the increasing number of cases in the country, Ehanire made the appeal at…

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Covid-19: Peter Obi Warns Buhari Against Relaxing Lockdown Order

Covid-19: Peter Obi Warns Buhari Against Relaxing Lockdown Order

By Augustine Akhilomen The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last general election, Peter Obi, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to relax the lockdown order if the country must…

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