I Remain Loyal To My Governor, Shaibu Denies Rift With Obaseki

  Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has denied having any rift with his principal, Governor Godwin Obaseki. While featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Monday, he denied any disagreement between him and the governor and restated his unalloyed loyalty to the latter. “I am happy with my governor; I don’t … Continue reading I Remain Loyal To My Governor, Shaibu Denies Rift With Obaseki

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I Remain Loyal To My Governor, Shaibu Denies Rift With Obaseki

  Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has denied having any rift with his principal, Governor Godwin Obaseki. While featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Monday, he denied any disagreement between him and the governor and restated his unalloyed loyalty to the latter. “I am happy with my governor; I don’t … Continue reading I Remain Loyal To My Governor, Shaibu Denies Rift With Obaseki

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UNESCO Pledges Support For Africa To Tackle Environmental Challenges

  The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has promised to provide financial support through its biosphere reserve fund, to address issues of environmental challenges on the African continent. Director-General of the organisation, Audrey Azoulay, made the pledge on Monday at the 33rd session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and … Continue reading UNESCO Pledges Support For Africa To Tackle Environmental Challenges

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374 Children Saved From Traffickers In Three Months – Burkina Faso Govt

  Burkina Faso authorities rescued 374 children between January and March from being trafficked to neighbouring countries to work in agriculture or small-scale mines, government figures released on Monday showed. “For some time now, this phenomenon affecting children has grown to worrying proportions in our country,” Helene Marie Laurence Ilboudo, minister for humanitarian action, told … Continue reading 374 Children Saved From Traffickers In Three Months – Burkina Faso Govt

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Tuchel Wants Chelsea To Recreate ‘Addictive’ Champions League Win

  Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel said on Monday the high of winning the Champions League is addictive as he urged his players to keep the hunger required to defend their title. The Blues begin their Champions League campaign at home to Zenit Saint Petersburg on Tuesday after making a bright start to the Premier League … Continue reading Tuchel Wants Chelsea To Recreate ‘Addictive’ Champions League Win

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Climate Change Could Force 216 Million To Migrate, World Bank Warns

  Reduced agricultural production, water scarcity, rising sea levels, and other adverse effects of climate change could cause up to 216 million people to migrate within their own countries by 2050, the World Bank warned Monday. The Washington-based development lender had released a report in 2018 covering climate change’s effects on migration in South Asia, … Continue reading Climate Change Could Force 216 Million To Migrate, World Bank Warns

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Coup: ECOWAS Foreign Ministers To Visit Guinea

  West African foreign ministers will arrive in Guinea on Friday to evaluate the situation after a military coup in the country, Burkina Faso’s foreign minister Alpha Barry said Thursday. The foreign ministers of Burkina Faso, Ghana, Nigeria, and Togo will visit as representatives of the West Africa bloc ECOWAS, said Barry, a member of … Continue reading Coup: ECOWAS Foreign Ministers To Visit Guinea

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Kogi Jailbreak: Soldier, Policeman Killed, Two NCoS Officials Missing – FG

  Two security operatives were killed when gunmen invaded the Kabba Medium Security Custodial Centre in Kogi State, authorities have said. Similarly, two officers of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS), have not been accounted for, the spokesperson for the Ministry of Interior, Sola Fasure, disclosed in a statement on Monday. The Minister of Interior, Rauf … Continue reading Kogi Jailbreak: Soldier, Policeman Killed, Two NCoS Officials Missing – FG

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JUST IN: APC Fixes October 2 To Conduct State Congresses

  The All Progressives Congress (APC) has fixed Saturday, October 2 to conduct its state congresses across the country. National Secretary of the APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Senator James Akpanudoedehe, announced this in a statement on Monday. He added that the party’s leadership has scheduled Wednesday to commence the sale of forms for the … Continue reading JUST IN: APC Fixes October 2 To Conduct State Congresses

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Nasarawa Assembly Suspends Deputy Minority Leader Over Alleged Job Scam

  The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has suspended its Deputy Minority Leader, Hon Luka Iliya Zhekaba ( PDP- Obi 2) for his alleged involvement in the fake employment of 38 secondary school teachers in the state. Rt. Hon Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, the Speaker of the House, announced this on Monday after the parliament deliberated … Continue reading Nasarawa Assembly Suspends Deputy Minority Leader Over Alleged Job Scam

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