North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Over Japan

North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan for the first time in five years Tuesday, prompting Tokyo to activate its missile alert system and issue a rare warning for people to take shelter.

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Ozekhome Writes Buhari, Seeks ‘Political Solution’ To Nnamdi Kanu’s Travails

Mike Ozekome, the chief counsel to the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has written to President Muhammadu Buhari demanding the immediate release of his client.

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Tobi Amusan Becomes Ogun Ambassador, Gets N5m And House

  World champion, Tobi Amusan, has become a Youth Ambassador in Ogun State to serve as a role model to other young Nigerians. The Ogun State Government also gave her a house and N5 million a few weeks after breaking the world record. Amusan received the award at the Ogun State Government House, Abeokuta on … Continue reading Tobi Amusan Becomes Ogun Ambassador, Gets N5m And House

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Twitter Trading Suspended On Possible Musk Buyout Deal

    The New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday suspended trading of Twitter shares following a Bloomberg report on a possible new takeover offer for the social network by Elon Musk, at the price originally agreed in April. Twitter’s stock had been suspended for the first time for five minutes, then soared 18 percent before … Continue reading Twitter Trading Suspended On Possible Musk Buyout Deal

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Gbajabiamila Meets Buhari Over ASUU Strike, Submits Report

  Worried by the lingering Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) strike, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari. Gbajabiamila led the leadership of the House to see the President at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. During the meeting, he present … Continue reading Gbajabiamila Meets Buhari Over ASUU Strike, Submits Report

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World’s Worst Power Cuts Since 2000

    Massive electricity blackouts, like those suffered by Bangladesh on Tuesday, have become increasingly frequent. Here are some of the worst cases in recent years: – Central Asia, 2022 – Three ex-Soviet neighbours, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, suffer one of the biggest blackouts in their grid-sharing region’s history on January 25, 2022. Millions of … Continue reading World’s Worst Power Cuts Since 2000

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Dutch Town Loses Twitter Case Over Satanic Paedophile Claims

    A Dutch town on Tuesday lost a court case asking Twitter to do more to stop the spread of a false conspiracy theory claiming it was home to a ring of Satan-worshipping paedophiles. Bodegraven-Reeuwijk in the western Netherlands sued the social media giant in September over the unfounded rumours spread by three men … Continue reading Dutch Town Loses Twitter Case Over Satanic Paedophile Claims

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Police Disperse APC Supporters In Jigawa

  Ahead of the 2023 general elections, police authorities in Jigawa State have dispersed supporters of the All Progressive Congress Supporters (APC). The supporters, under the ages of Danmodi Youth Concern,  had converged at the Investment Centre in Dutse for a rally to rally support for the APC governorship candidate in the state. Police Public … Continue reading Police Disperse APC Supporters In Jigawa

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US Court Postpones Hushpuppi Sentencing For Fourth Time

  For the fourth time this year, the United States Attorney’s Office for Central District of California, Los Angeles, has postponed the sentencing date for alleged international internet fraudster Ramon Abbas, aka, Hushpuppi. An official of the court’s Media Relations Unit, Ciaran McEvoy, made this known on Tuesday in response to an email inquiry by … Continue reading US Court Postpones Hushpuppi Sentencing For Fourth Time

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PSC Dismisses Seven Police Officers, Demotes 10 Others

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has dismissed seven police officers for gross misconduct while demoting 10 others.

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