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Uganda Offers Asylum to Sudanese President!

Uganda has considered granting asylum to Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir, who is currently wanted by the International Criminal Court, a state minister said. “If Uganda is approached to grant asylum to Bashir it is an issue that can be considered at the highest level of our leadership,” state minister for foreign affairs Henry Okello Oryem told AFP. He said that ...

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769 civil servants working with fake, forged certificates uncovered in Osun State!

The Osun State Government on Friday said it had discovered 769 workers in the state’s civil service who were working with fake and forged school certificates. Adelani Baderinwa, who is supervising the Information and Strategy Ministry, said in a statement that the discovery was made after five years of screening carried out by a consultancy firm employed by the state ...

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‘We double production capacity for Pre-paid meter to meet NERC’s deadline’ – Balogun

Kola Balogun, the Chairman, Momas Electricity Meter Manufacturing Company Limited, Lagos, says indigenous meter manufactures have commenced massive production of meters. This, Balogun said, was to meet the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission’s May 1 rollout deadline. Balogun disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Lagos. NAN reports that on April 5 NERC issued ...

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SERAP demands CCB to publish details of Buhari’s asset — after Onnoghen’s conviction

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has written to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) to make public, asset declaration submitted to the bureau by successive presidents and governors from 1999 to 2019. This comes after the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) found Walter Onnoghen, suspended chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), guilty of false declaration of assets. President Buhari ...

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BREAKING: Restoration of manhood!

By Theresa Moses The God of Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin has done it again as Mr. Chris Muabu’s manhood erection was restored to normalcy. Mr. Chris Muabu (formally known as Abdulaziz) born Muslim but converted to Christian had erection dysfunction for over three weeks, urinate blood, visited several hospitals was even booked for operation yet to no avail. But the moment he had an encounter with ...

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Matriarch of Toru Dynasty hits Platinum age!

With deep appreciation and honour to the Almighty God that the family of Toru in Shagamu, Ogun State, celebrates the Matriarch of the family, Madam Olabisi Toru JP as she joins the league of septugenerian in sound health. ‘Mummy’ as she is fondly called by her Children and everyone around her, is an accomplished businesswoman trading in household wares, well ...

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Nigerian Startups win at the First Ever Founders Factory Africa Cohorts!

South Africa-based startup incubator, Founders Factory Africa has announced its first cohorts since it opened shop in 2018. The list includes two Nigerian startups: Accountable and EaszyHire. LipsLater (Kenya), Kduigo (Ghana) and tech media platform, Digest Africa (Uganda) make up the list of five startups. Founders Factory Africa is a subsidiary of Founders Factory, a UK tech hub. The African ...

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BANDITRY WILL BE DEFEATED SOON — PMB REASSURES NIGERIANS

President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured Nigerians that ending banditry remains a key priority of his administration and he would do whatever it takes to ensure the country’s security system confronts these public enemies with merciless determination. Reacting to the recent spike in reported incidents of banditry and kidnappings in some parts of the country, President Buhari while condoling all those ...

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Paradigm Initiative Praises the Media for Improved Digital Rights Coverage

Media coverage of issues confronting digital rights and online freedom has significantly improved over the last year as more media platform and practitioners dedicate more attention to developments in the digital space. This is according to Paradigm Initiative, the pan-African digital rights and inclusion social enterprise. Paradigm Initiative made this known in a press statement announcing the commencement of application for ...

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“Armed groups in North-East consistently recruit under age kids since 2013 — UNICEF

More than 3,500 children, most of whom were aged 13 to 17, were recruited by non-state armed groups between 2013 and 2017 and have been used in the ongoing armed conflict in north-east Nigeria – UNICEF said today ahead of the fifth anniversary of the Chibok abduction. The UN children’s agency said that these numbers are only those that have ...

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