Four Persons Escape Death As Building Collapse In Imo State

    An uncompleted 2 storey building situated at No 10 Amaram Extension in Owerri, the Imo state capital has collapsed leaving four persons critically injured. An eyewitness say the building which has been abandoned for over 20 years collapsed on Sunday afternoon. According to the eyewitness who was part of the rescue mission, four … Continue reading Four Persons Escape Death As Building Collapse In Imo State

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PDP Blames Buhari, APC For ‘Escalated Despondency”

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lamented the ‘escalated despondency, depression and misery’ in the country.  The party charged Nigerians to uphold and support one another in love, at this trying time, to check the rising social degeneration in the nation, particularly acts of suicide. The PDP described as a national tragedy, the … Continue reading PDP Blames Buhari, APC For ‘Escalated Despondency”

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Ganduje Appoints 33 Permanent Secretaries In Kano

  The Kano state Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has presented letters of appointment to 33 permanent secretaries and sworn them into office. This is coming bearly almost one month after the state government sacked all the state’s ministries, permanent secretaries, as part of the state civil service reform programme. READ ALSO: Zamfara Elections: Winners To Get … Continue reading Ganduje Appoints 33 Permanent Secretaries In Kano

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Three Killed As Pashtun Activists Clash With Pakistan Military

  Three activists from a civil rights movement were killed Sunday as they clashed with the Pakistani troops in a restive tribal region near the Afghan border, the military said. The Pashtun Protection Movement (PTM) has rattled the military since it burst onto the scene earlier last year with a call to end alleged abuses … Continue reading Three Killed As Pashtun Activists Clash With Pakistan Military

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Election Violence Continues In India’s Bengal

  Violent clashes continued in India on Sunday between supporters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party and a regional party in the politically volatile eastern state of West Bengal, officials said. Rival supporters regularly engaged in pitched battles across the state during the bitterly fought elections that saw Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) … Continue reading Election Violence Continues In India’s Bengal

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Jews Unsafe In Germany After Kippah Warning, Says Israeli President

  Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Sunday said that Germany’s warning to Jews on the dangers of wearing the traditional kippah cap was a “capitulation to anti-Semitism” and evidence Jews were unsafe there. Germany’s government commissioner on anti-Semitism, Felix Klein, said in an interview published Saturday he “cannot advise Jews to wear the kippah everywhere … Continue reading Jews Unsafe In Germany After Kippah Warning, Says Israeli President

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‘Technical Problem’ Led To Forcados Trunk-Line Explosion, Delta Government

  The Delta State Government has said that the recent fire incident at the Forcados trunk-line was caused by a technical problem, as per preliminary reports. According to Deputy Governor, Kingsley Otuaro, who spoke to journalists after a stakeholder meeting with protesting host communities and a delegation from Chevron Nigeria Ltd on Saturday, confirmed that … Continue reading ‘Technical Problem’ Led To Forcados Trunk-Line Explosion, Delta Government

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Kurdish Rebel Leader Calls End To Jail Hunger Strikes In Turkey

  Imprisoned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan has called for an end to hunger strikes by thousands of jailed supporters in Turkey protesting the conditions of his detention, his lawyers said Sunday. Ocalan, the co-founder of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) held on Imrali island off Istanbul since 1999, was allowed to see his … Continue reading Kurdish Rebel Leader Calls End To Jail Hunger Strikes In Turkey

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Libya’s Military Vows To Fight Until Tripoli ‘Militias’ Defeated

  Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar, who is leading a military offensive against the UN-recognised government in Tripoli, said in an interview published Sunday he will continue fighting until militias in the city laid down their arms. Haftar had justified the offensive last month by saying he was fighting against “private militias and extremist groups” who … Continue reading Libya’s Military Vows To Fight Until Tripoli ‘Militias’ Defeated

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Secondus Urges Buhari To Work With Governors In Tackling Insecurity

  The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to work with the state governors and relevant stakeholders in strategies aimed at tackling the security situation in the country. Secondus who was in Port Harcourt with some members of the National Working Committee (NWC), gave the advice … Continue reading Secondus Urges Buhari To Work With Governors In Tackling Insecurity

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