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CRITICIZE US FAIRLY, PRESIDENT BUHARI APPEALS TO THE NIGERIAN ELITE, SAYS NIGERIA IS BETTER THAN HE MET IT.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday urged critics of his regime to be fair, particularly the nation’s elite. The disclosure was made known in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, noting that the President made the call while receiving the Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission, Rev. Yakubu Pam, at the Presidential Villa,

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The Federal Government Of Nigeria Okays January 18 As The Official Date For School Resumption

After reaching a consensus with Governors, Commissioners, and other stakeholders, the Federal Government has okayed the resumption of schools on January 18, 2021. It was gathered that the consensus was reached at a meeting between the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu and Commissioners of Education in Abuja. The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Education, Arc. Sonny Echono

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I Will Accept Election Outcome; Uganda Is Not my House – PRESIDENT OF UGANDA, YOWERI MUSEVENI affirms

 Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has said he is ready to go home if he loses the highly presidential elections slated for tomorrow Thursday, January 14. Wax lyrical, the 76-year-old president assured the world if Ugandans prove they do not want him to solve their issues, he will go back to his home and do his own things. In an interview

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Uganda Election: Vote Counting Begins, First Batch Of Official Results Expected At 9pm

Vote counting in the January 14 Uganda General Election began few minutes after 5 pm when the exercise was officially closed. Long queues stretching out of select poll stations were witnessed in the historic election that saw the East African country shut down the internet and communication channels. Voters who were still in the queue by the official closing time,

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President Uhuru Kenyatta, Raila Odinga In Joint 2022 Plan To Stop William Ruto’s Presidency

ODM leader Raila Odinga on Tuesday gave the clearest hint that his party will work with President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee to mount a unified campaign for the presidency against William Ruto. Raila said Jubilee and ODM are now one thing adding that their strategy has nothing to do with the United Democratic Alliance that is associated with Ruto. The handshake

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Ghana Launches World’s First Digital Finance Policy Amid Covid-19

Ghana has launched a digital financial services (DFS) policy, which the government hopes will help provide support for the various measures it is taking to make good use of the DFS in it’s Covid-19 response. According to report, as part of the policy, the government has removed fees for low-value remittances, relaxed transaction and wallet size limits for mobile money,

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Malinda Speaks On Allegations Against Amotekun Operatives

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has reacted to the allegation leveled against some members of the Western Nigeria Security Network codenamed Operation Amotekun. It was gathered that three youths were reportedly killed by Amotekun operatives on Wednesday evening in Tapa, Ibarapa area of the state. It was learned that some youths clashed with some of the operatives during a

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NDC Vows Not To Recognize President Akufo-Addo As President Until All Issues Surrounding His Election Are Resolved

The opposition National Democratic Congress has on Friday through its General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia come out to say that notwithstanding the inauguration of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as President of Ghana for a second term in office, the party will not recognize him as such until all issues surrounding his election are resolved. According to him, “notwithstanding the swearing-in,

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APC, BUHARI ADMINISTRATION STOLE OVER N15 TRILLION PUBLIC FUNDS IN THE LAST FEW YEARS – OLOGBONDIYAN

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Tuesday, January 5, 2021, told the Presidency and the All-Progressives Congress (APC) that they would face inquiry for alleged stealing of over N15 trillion public funds in the last few years.  The party also said the alleged “manipulation of the Buhari administration and importing of terrorists and bandits for 2019 general elections who are now

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Uganda: United Nations Experts Gravely Concerned By Election Clampdown In The Country

The United Nations human rights experts today expressed serious concerns about the violence ahead of Uganda’s presidential election, and urged authorities to put an end to the arrest, detention and judicial harassment of political opponents, civil society leaders and human rights defenders. Recall that on Sunday, Media outlets have reported that three journalists were hurt after being hit by tear

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