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US lawmakers stop $875m defence equipment sale to Nigeria Over ‘Poor Human Rights Record’

United States lawmakers are holding down a proposed sale of attack helicopters to Nigeria amid mounting concerns about the Muhammadu Buhari regime’s...

65% of COVID-19 vaccine misinformation spread by 12 people

When it comes to COVID-19 vaccine misinformation, the voices of few reached many, according to a study. Approximately 65...

Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard dead

Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard has died at the age of 86, Danish newspaper Berlingske reported. He died peacefully after...

Court jails ex-South African President Zuma to 15 months imprisonment

 South Africa’s constitutional court on Tuesday, sentenced former president Jacob Zuma, to 15 months imprisonment for contempt of court after he failed...

George Floyd’s Murderer, Derek Chauvin Sentenced To 22.5 Years In Prison

Former policeman Derek Chauvin was sentenced to 22 and a half years in prison on Friday for the murder of African American George Floyd,...

Putin Backs Prisoner Swap With US Ahead Of Biden Summit

President Vladimir Putin has renewed an offer to swap prisoners ahead of his first summit Wednesday with Joe Biden, who has come...

Moscow to maintain instructors’ presence in CAR despite death of 3 Russians – Ministry

Russia is not planning to reduce military instructors’ presence in the Central African Republic (CAR) following the death of three Russians as...

Israel-Palestinian ceasefire takes hold

A man salvages items from the Al-Jalaa Tower in Gaza City, a building that hosted the offices of the Associated Press news...

Celebrations in Gaza as Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire takes hold

Palestinians celebrated on the streets of Gaza, while loud-speakers in Mosques hailed “victory of the resistance over the occupation”. Israel also claimed...

Biden expresses support for Gaza ceasefire amid mounting pressure

Facing increasing pressure from rights advocates and members of his own Democratic Party over Israel’s continued bombardment on Gaza, United States President...

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SOKAPU Donates Food Items, Drugs, Blankets To Over 10,000 IDPs in Kaduna

By Gabriel Udeh, Kaduna  Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU), yesterday donated food items, clothes, blankets...

Bandits unlease terror, killed 6, burnt 8 houses in Southern kaduna

...As army says it repels same By Gabriel Udeh, Kaduna Southern Kaduna insecurity situation has ...

Multiple Court orders threaten Anambra election, INEC warns

The multiplicity of Court Orders constitutes a major threat to the conduct of the November 6 Anambra governorship election the Independent National...

UAE to lift ban on transit flights from Nigeria, others

The United Arab Emirates, UAE, will on Thursday lift a ban on transit flights from Nigeria, India and Pakistan.

Matawalle Suspends Joint Task Force In Zamfara, Calls For Restructuring

The Zamfara State Governor,  Bello Matawalle has approved the immediate suspension of all the activities of the Joint Task Force on Zamfara...