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Wrestling Federation Unveils African Championships Team

    The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) has announced a tentative 22-man list expected to represent the country at the 2019 African Senior Wrestling Championships in Hammamet, Tunisia. The list is made up of 16 athletes, 5 officials and an accompanying referee. The delegation is expected to depart Nigeria early next week for the continental … Continue reading Wrestling Federation Unveils African Championships Team

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Jubilation As Adeleke’s Supporters Flood Osun Streets Over Tribunal Victory

  There was jubilation across major parts of Osun State on Friday after the Election Petition Tribunal declared Senator Ademola Adeleke as the winner of the September 22, 2018 governorship election in the state. Earlier, the Tribunal which sat in Abuja dismissed a preliminary objection against the petition of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and … Continue reading Jubilation As Adeleke’s Supporters Flood Osun Streets Over Tribunal Victory

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Osun: Atiku, Wike, Others Congratulate Adeleke On His Victory At Tribunal

  Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has congratulated Senator Ademola Adeleke, following a tribunal’s upturning of the governorship election results in Osun State. Felicitating with Adeleke, Atiku took to his twitter page, describing the victory as affirmation that the Judiciary is truly the last hope Atiku said, “Truly, the judiciary is the last … Continue reading Osun: Atiku, Wike, Others Congratulate Adeleke On His Victory At Tribunal

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Aisha Buhari Says Private Sector Must Play More Active Roles In Enhancing Africa’s Development

Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, says the private sector must begin to play more active roles for the advancement of the African continent.

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Super Eagles End AFCON Qualifying Campaign With Victory Over Seychelles

    The Super Eagles of Nigeria, today at the Stephen Keshi stadium in Asaba defeated Seychelles 3-1 to finish top of Group E of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). With qualification already achieved, the Eagles needed just a win to ensure they finish top of Group E above South and Libya. Goals … Continue reading Super Eagles End AFCON Qualifying Campaign With Victory Over Seychelles

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Bauchi State Finance Commissioner Resigns

  The Bauchi State Commissioner of Finance, Garba Akuyam, has resigned his appointment. READ ALSO: Bauchi Poll: INEC Explains Why Election Will Not Hold In Tafawa Balewa LGA Akuyam was former Director-General of the campaign team that saw the emergence of Governor Muhammad Abubakar in 2015. Below is a copy of the resignation letter obtained by … Continue reading Bauchi State Finance Commissioner Resigns

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Osun: ‘Davido’s Uncle Has Danced His Way To Victory’ – Nigerians React

  Earlier on Friday, March 22, the Osun State Governorship Election Tribunal declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke, as the winner of the state’s poll. The tribunal’s verdict stirred various reactions across the nation, as many Nigerian took to social media to air their views on the court’s declaration. … Continue reading Osun: ‘Davido’s Uncle Has Danced His Way To Victory’ – Nigerians React

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Catholic Priest Stabbed During Mass At Canada’s Biggest Church

  A priest was stabbed during a live-streamed morning mass Friday at Canada’s biggest church, Saint Joseph’s Oratory in Montreal, police said. The suspect was arrested at the Roman Catholic basilica shortly after the attack in front of 50 people and a television audience around 8:40 am (1240 GMT), while priest Claude Grou was taken … Continue reading Catholic Priest Stabbed During Mass At Canada’s Biggest Church

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Nasarawa REC Appeals To Concerned Parties To Maintain Peace

  The Nasarawa state resident electoral commissioner, Dr. Abdur-Rahman Ajidagba has appealed to politicians and electorates of some affected polling units to maintain peace during the state house of assembly supplementary elections in the state scheduled to hold Saturday, 23rd March. He made the appeal on Friday while speaking to Channels Television in Lafia. According … Continue reading Nasarawa REC Appeals To Concerned Parties To Maintain Peace

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China Probes Factory Blast As Death Toll Hits 47

  Chinese President Xi Jinping ordered local governments Friday to prevent any more industrial disasters after a chemical plant blast left 47 people dead, injured hundreds and flattened an industrial park in the latest such catastrophe to hit the country. Thursday’s explosion in the eastern city of Yancheng, Jiangsu province was one of the worst … Continue reading China Probes Factory Blast As Death Toll Hits 47

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