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Buhari directed us to campaign on issues — Enang
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Buhari directed us to campaign on issues — Enang

[FILE PHOTO] Senator Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters Senator Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on National Assembly Matters, said that the presidency had directed All Progressives Congress (APC), candidates should base their campaigns on issues in the 2019 […]

Strong earthquake rocks western Iran
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Strong earthquake rocks western Iran

[FILES] At least 210 people were injured in Sarpol-e Zahab and the neighbouring city of Gilan-e Gharb, Kermanshah governor Houshang Bazvand told state television. Photo/ ENMEHWEMS A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Iran’s western province of Kermanshah late Sunday, the country’s institute of geophysics said, with local officials reporting over 200 […]

Strong earthquake rocks western Iran
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Strong earthquake rocks western Iran

[FILES] At least 210 people were injured in Sarpol-e Zahab and the neighbouring city of Gilan-e Gharb, Kermanshah governor Houshang Bazvand told state television. Photo/ ENMEHWEMS A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Iran’s western province of Kermanshah late Sunday, the country’s institute of geophysics said, with local officials reporting over 200 […]

Macron to address nation after violent Paris protests
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Macron to address nation after violent Paris protests

A man walks past graffiti reading "Let's give them biofuel – signed (wife of the president) Brigitte Macron" on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris on November 25, 2018 after a rally by yellow vest (Gilets jaunes) protestors against rising oil prices and living costs. – Security forces in Paris fired […]

Akwa Ibom government names Ibom International Airport after Attah
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Akwa Ibom government names Ibom International Airport after Attah

[FILE PHOTO] Obong Victor Bassey Attah, former governor of Akwa-Ibom State The Akwa Ibom Government has renamed Ibom International Airport after Obong Victor Attah, a former civilian governor, who governed the state from 1999 to 2007. Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom made the announcement at a banquet held in […]

Projects: Lagos government assures delivery on schedule
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Projects: Lagos government assures delivery on schedule

[FILE PHOTO] Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, the Governor of Lagos State.<br />Photo: Twitter/ AkinwunmiAmbode The Lagos State Government on Sunday said it would spare no efforts to ensure delivery of all major ongoing projects across the state on schedule. The Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Mr Adebowale Akinsanya, said this after […]

Influential church on election stump in DR Congo
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Influential church on election stump in DR Congo

A Catholic choir sings during the inauguration of the new Archbishop of Kinshasa, Fridolin Ambongo in Kinshasa on November 25, 2018. (Photo by John WESSELS / AFP) The influential Catholic Church joined the electoral fray Sunday as the Democratic Republic of Congo gears up for next month’s watershed presidential election […]

California’s deadliest wildfire finally tamed
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California’s deadliest wildfire finally tamed

(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 11, 2018 a helicopter makes a water drop in the Feather River Canyon, east of Paradise, California. – The deadliest and most destructive fire in California's history was finally brought under control by firefighters, more than two weeks after it erupted, authorities […]

Nigeria’s security challenges are surmountable, says Buhari
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Nigeria’s security challenges are surmountable, says Buhari

Senior special Adviser to the President on Media and publicity Femi Adesina (left); wife of the General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry ((DLCM), Mrs. Esther Kumuyi (left); Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi; Former Head of State Gen. YAKUBU GOWON; his wife Victoria; wife of former Cross River state Governor […]

Trump ups pressure on Macron as weighs in on French demos
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Trump ups pressure on Macron as weighs in on French demos

French President Emmanuel Macron (Photo by GONZALO FUENTES / POOL / AFP) Donald Trump piled pressure on Emmanuel Macron Sunday, pushing for resolutions to disputes on trade and defense spending, as he weighed in on the mass protests against his French counterpart’s government. Writing on Twitter, Trump showed he had […]

Do not play politics with the death of our soldiers – Buhari
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Do not play politics with the death of our soldiers – Buhari

[File Photo] President Buhari, doing pep talk with troops deployed to curb activities of bandits in Zamfara and neighbouring states code-named Operations Sharan Daji and Diran Mikiya, at Katsina Airport, shortly before departing for Abuja . Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has warned Nigerians to resist the temptation of playing politics […]

How FG can end insurgency in Nigeria – Shehu Sani
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How FG can end insurgency in Nigeria – Shehu Sani

[FILE PHOTO] Senator Shehu Sani Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna Central zone, has advised the Nigerian Government on what to do to put an end to insurgency in the country. “The insurgency is a common tragedy to the nation. Partisanship can only sustain the inferno. The opposition should be patriotic […]

Ikeja Electric launches Academy to deepen safety culture
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Ikeja Electric launches Academy to deepen safety culture

Ikeja Electric Plc (IE) says it has launched a professional Quality Health, Safety and Environment Academy (QHSE) tagged: “i-Empower” to deepen the culture of safety among its employees. Mr Felix Ofulue, the Head, Corporate Communications Unit, said in Lagos on Sunday that the academy would eliminate the risk of fatality […]

Atiku turbaned as 7th Waziri of Adamawa Emirate
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Atiku turbaned as 7th Waziri of Adamawa Emirate

[FILE PHOTO] Atiku Abubakar of PDP Former Vice President and the Presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has been formally turbaned the 7th Waziri of Adamawa Emirate. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the position of Waziri makes the former Vice President next to the Lamido of Adamawa, […]

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$2.7bn rail concession deal: GE withdrew from transport business

The Nigerian Railway Cooperation (NRC) says General Electric (GE) has withdrawn from the $2.7 billion railway concession deal because it has stopped the transportation section of its business, not due to harsh economy policies. Mr Fidet Okhiria, the Managing Director, NRC, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency […]

Chad president in first-ever visit to Israel
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Chad president in first-ever visit to Israel

Chadian President Idriss Deby (AFP Photo/Ashraf Shazly) Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno is due to arrive in Israel on Sunday for a first-ever visit to the country, decades after diplomatic relations were severed between the two nations. It will be the first visit by a leader of the Muslim-majority West […]

Protest in Myanmar’s Rakhine state opposes Rohingya return
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Protest in Myanmar’s Rakhine state opposes Rohingya return

Rohingya Protesters in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state demonstrated Sunday against the planned repatriation of Rohingya Muslims from Bangladesh, referring to them as “runaway refugees”. About 100 people led by Buddhists monks marched through the state capital Sittwe holding red banners and chanting slogans. “All the people of the nation are […]

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Israel rearrests Palestinian Jerusalem governor

Israeli police arrested the Palestinian governor of Jerusalem for the second time in as many months, a spokesman said Sunday, after reports of an investigation related to a land sale. Adnan Gheith was arrested in east Jerusalem overnight, police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said in a statement, without providing further details. […]