Infectious Diseases Bill Passes Second Reading In Senate

The National Health Emergency Bill has passed the second reading in the Senate.

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Five Dead As Rebel Missile Hits Yemen City – Medic

Five people were killed Wednesday and 23 others wounded when Yemeni rebels fired a ballistic missile at the strategic northern city of Marib, a medical source said.

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Reps Condemn Re-emergence  Of Coups In West Africa

The House of Representatives on Wednesday condemned the resurgence of coups in Burkina Faso and other West African countries, saying it portrays great dangers to democratic values in the region.

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Erdogan Vows To Punish Journalist Over Alleged Insult

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Wednesday promised that a well-known television journalist would not go "unpunished" after she was arrested for allegedly insulting him.

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Court Orders Remand Of Suspect Over Alleged N84m Fraud

Two days after operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission kept a vigil at the Federal High Court Lagos, the EFCC has arraigned one Edrian Osagie Ididia before a Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja.

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Ekiti Election: Kolawole Beats Ex-Governor Oni To Clinch PDP Governorship Ticket

The immediate past Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State Olabisi Kolawole has emerged as the candidate of the party for the June 18 governorship election.

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Court Orders EFCC To Pay Ubani N12m For Illegal Detention

A Federal Capital Territory High Court has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) to pay the Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association Section on Public Interest and Development Law, NBA-SPIDEL, Dr Monday Ubani  N12 million over his illegal arrest and detention for 20 days in 2019.

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Olu Of Warri Seeks Monument For Okotie-Eboh, NDDC Board Reconstitution

The Olu of Warri, His Royal Majesty, Tsola Emiko, Ogiame Atuwatse III, has called for the immortalisation of late Chief Festus Okotie-Eboh and the reconstitution of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) board.

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Biennial World Cup Can ‘Give Hope’ To Potential Migrants, Says Infantino 

FIFA president Gianni Infantino seemed to establish a link on Wednesday between his plan for a World Cup every two years and the tragedy of migrants in the Mediterranean who must be "given hope", before saying his remarks had been "misinterpreted".

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Nigeria, UK To Intensify Efforts Towards Mutual Growth And Development

Nigeria and the UK have taken greater steps in strengthening their age-long relationship for development, through its diaspora.

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