Electronic Transmission: We Must Do That Which Is In Nigerians’ Best Interest – Gbajabiamila

  Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila, on Thursday, reminded his distinguished colleagues that their deliberations on the Electoral Act Amendment Bill come at a very special moment in the nation’s history, one which would require them to do all in the best interest of Nigerians. Addressing other legislators during a heated plenary on the electronic transmission of … Continue reading Electronic Transmission: We Must Do That Which Is In Nigerians’ Best Interest – Gbajabiamila

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Colombian Mercenaries Say They Were Hired To Capture Haiti Leader

Colombian mercenaries detained for allegedly taking part in the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise say they were hired to capture him and hand him over to the US Drug Enforcement Administration, Colombia's police said on Thursday.

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At Least 67 Dead In Germany, Belgium As Storms Ravage Europe

Heavy rains and floods lashing western Europe have killed at least 59 people in Germany and eight in Belgium, and many more people are missing as rising waters caused several houses to collapse on Thursday.

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NEC Urges Strict Adherence To COVID-19 Response Guidelines During Sallah Festivities

  Ahead of next week’s Sallah festivities, the National Economic Council is urging for strict adherence to the COVID-19 response guidelines across the country, after receiving a regular state performance report from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). According to the report, the Coronavirus positivity rate has gone up in the country just as … Continue reading NEC Urges Strict Adherence To COVID-19 Response Guidelines During Sallah Festivities

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Gbajabiamila Reveals Why Reps Did Not Adopt E-Voting For PIB

    Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila, the Speaker of the House of Representatives has explained why the chamber did not adopt electronic voting for the clause-by-clause consideration and passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill and the Electoral Act 2010 (Amendment) Bill. Gbajabiamila on Thursday said it would be difficult to deploy e-voting for such huge legislations. … Continue reading Gbajabiamila Reveals Why Reps Did Not Adopt E-Voting For PIB

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PICTORIAL: Imbibe The Culture Of Completing Projects, Buhari Tells Governors

  President Muhammadu Buhari has called for imbibing the culture of completing projects of importance in order to save time and cost overruns without minding which administrations began those projects. Speaking in commendation of Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje during a courtesy call on the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, on Thursday in Kano, … Continue reading PICTORIAL: Imbibe The Culture Of Completing Projects, Buhari Tells Governors

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Fury Tests Positive For Covid, Wilder Fight Moved

Britain's Tyson Fury has tested positive for Covid-19 and his heavyweight boxing title showdown with Deontay Wilder has been postponed from July 24 to October 9, promoters announced Thursday.

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Top US General Feared Trump Would Attempt A Coup

The Pentagon's top general feared late last year that then-president Donald Trump would suspend the constitution to retain power in a move resembling Adolf Hitler's 1933 Reichstag takeover, according to a new book.

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Plot Thickens As Perez Recordings Target Ronaldo, Mourinho

Spanish online daily El Confidencial on Wednesday followed up a batch of audio recordings of Real Madrid chairman Florentino Perez disparaging two former club legends with similar outbursts on former star Cristiano Ronaldo and former coach Jose Mourinho.

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Brazilian President ‘Evolving Satisfactorily’ After Hospitalisation

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro was making satisfactory progress on Thursday according to the hospital where he is receiving treatment for a blocked intestine.

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