UNICEF ‘Horrified’ By Zamfara School Abduction

  UNICEF on Thursday said it was horrified by yet another attack on a school in Nigeria, following the abduction of scores of students from Government Day Secondary School Kaya in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State. “We strongly condemn this attack, which has happened just a few days after kidnapped students of a … Continue reading UNICEF ‘Horrified’ By Zamfara School Abduction

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Djokovic Continues Slam Hunt As New York Recovers From Flash flooding

  Australia’s top-ranked Ashleigh Barty rolled into the third round of the US Open on Thursday while New York struggled to recover from a deadly storm and flash flooding. Remnants of Hurricane Ida killed at least eight people and triggered a rare state of emergency for the city, flooding subways and turning roads into rivers. … Continue reading Djokovic Continues Slam Hunt As New York Recovers From Flash flooding

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Injured Mbappe Leaves France Squad

  Kylian Mbappe has withdrawn from the France squad after suffering a right calf injury and will miss two World Cup qualifiers, the French Football Federation (FFF) said on Thursday. The Paris Saint-Germain striker felt “pain” in his calf during France’s home draw with Bosnia and Herzegovina on Wednesday. He underwent examinations on Thursday and … Continue reading Injured Mbappe Leaves France Squad

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Ronaldo To Wear No.7 Shirt At Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo will wear Manchester United's iconic number seven again after Edinson Cavani agreed to surrender the shirt.

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NDDC Got N6trn Allocation In Eight Years, Says FG

The Federal Government on Thursday said it allocated N6trn to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between 2001 and 2009. 

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Death Toll In New York Storm Rises To At Least 13: Officials

  The death toll in the New York region from flash flooding caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida rose to at least 13 on Thursday, officials said. Police said nine people had died in New York City, while four lost their lives in Elizabeth, New Jersey, a mayoral spokesperson told AFP. Local media reported … Continue reading Death Toll In New York Storm Rises To At Least 13: Officials

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US Student Shot Dead At High School

A student was shot and killed Wednesday at a high school in North Carolina, authorities in the southern US state said.

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Ronaldo Says He Is ‘Not Closing The Count’ After Breaking Int’l Record

Cristiano Ronaldo signalled his intention to keep playing for Portugal for "years to come" after breaking the all-time international goalscoring record of 109 previously held by Iran's Ali Daei.

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Identifying Grazing Routes Key To Ending Herder-Farmer Crisis – Gov Bagudu

  Kebbi State Governor Atiku Bagudu on Thursday argued that mapping out grazing routes will help to identify the scale of the herder-farmer crisis. President Muhammadu Buhari recently ordered a committee to review 368 grazing sites across 25 states in the country to determine the levels of encroachment. Critics have faulted the President’s directive, noting … Continue reading Identifying Grazing Routes Key To Ending Herder-Farmer Crisis – Gov Bagudu

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Banditry: Kaduna Govt Bans Transportation Of Livestock

  The Kaduna State Government has banned the transportation of livestock from the state to other states with immediate effect. The ban also prohibits the transportation of livestock into Kaduna State from other states and the felling of trees in the state. This was announced on Thursday by the state’s Commissioner for Internal Security and … Continue reading Banditry: Kaduna Govt Bans Transportation Of Livestock

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