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NPFL: Rivers United Back To Winning Ways, Rangers Hold MFM In Lagos

  Rivers United have recorded their fourth win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Heartland Football Club at the Adokiye Amesiemeka Stadium on matchday 5. Losing to Wikki Tourists by a single goal in Bauchi last week Wednesday, the league leaders needed to bounce back, prove their current form is not a fluke … Continue reading NPFL: Rivers United Back To Winning Ways, Rangers Hold MFM In Lagos

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EU Chief Michel Calls Navalny Arrest ‘Unacceptable’, Urges Immediate Release

  European Council president Charles Michel on Sunday condemned the detention of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, urging the Russian authorities to free him after he was arrested at a Moscow airport. “The detainment of Alexey Navalny upon arrival in Moscow is unacceptable. I call on Russian authorities to immediately release him,” Michel wrote on Twitter. … Continue reading EU Chief Michel Calls Navalny Arrest ‘Unacceptable’, Urges Immediate Release

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Russian Police Detain Kremlin Critic Navalny Minutes After Return

  Russian police detained top Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny at a Moscow airport on Sunday just minutes after he returned home for the first time since his poisoning last summer. Navalny was detained at passport control at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport less than an hour after he flew in from Berlin in defiance of warnings that … Continue reading Russian Police Detain Kremlin Critic Navalny Minutes After Return

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Russian Police Detain Kremlin Critic Navalny Minutes After Return

  Russian police detained top Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny at a Moscow airport on Sunday just minutes after he returned home for the first time since his poisoning last summer. Navalny was detained at passport control at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport less than an hour after he flew in from Berlin in defiance of warnings that … Continue reading Russian Police Detain Kremlin Critic Navalny Minutes After Return

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Mesut Ozil Confirms Leaving Arsenal For Fenerbahce

  Mesut Ozil confirmed on Sunday that he was leaving Arsenal for Turkish team Fenerbahce after being frozen out for months at the Gunners. “I’m very happy, very excited. God has given me the chance to wear the Fenerbahce shirt. I will wear it with pride and give everything for the team,” Ozil said in … Continue reading Mesut Ozil Confirms Leaving Arsenal For Fenerbahce

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Egypt Unveils Treasures Found At Ancient Site

  Egypt unveiled Sunday ancient treasures found at the Saqqara archaeological site south of Cairo, including sarcophagi over 3,000 years old, a discovery that “rewrites history”, according to famed Egyptologist Zahi Hawass. Saqqara is a vast necropolis of the ancient Egyptian capital of Memphis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site home to more than a dozen … Continue reading Egypt Unveils Treasures Found At Ancient Site

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Gunmen Kill Another Priest In Niger State

  Some unknown gunmen have killed another Catholic priest, Father John Gbakaan in Niger State. Prior to his death, the priest was the Dean of the newly created Lapai Deanery and was also in charge of St. Anthony’s Parish Gulu in Lapai local government area of the state. A close colleague of the deceased and … Continue reading Gunmen Kill Another Priest In Niger State

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Nations Failing To Fund Climate Adaptation – UN

  The world is falling short of promises made under the Paris climate deal to help the most vulnerable nations deal with the increasingly devastating impacts of climate change, according to the United Nations. Adaptation — reducing the fallout among communities and increasing their capacity to deal with climate-related disasters such as floods and drought … Continue reading Nations Failing To Fund Climate Adaptation – UN

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FG Approves NIN Enrollment Centre For Members Of Diplomatic Corps

  The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami has approved the setting up of a National Identity Number (NIN) enrolment centre at the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The desk will be set up by Tuesday, 19th of January, 2021. This enrolment centre will provide support for members of the … Continue reading FG Approves NIN Enrollment Centre For Members Of Diplomatic Corps

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Martins-Kuye’ Death is Colossal National Loss, Says PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has grieved over the death of one of its founding members, former Minister of Commerce and Industry and former Minister of State for Finance, Senator Jubril Martins-Kuye, describing his death as a colossal national loss. In a communique on Sunday, the party stated that Senator Martins-Kuye, a member of … Continue reading Martins-Kuye’ Death is Colossal National Loss, Says PDP

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