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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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PIB: STAKEHOLDERS IN THE OIL INDUSTRY SHOULD FIND A WAY OF PRODUCING OIL CHEAPER AT THE LARGEST VOLUME – PROF. OSINBAJO

Nigeria’s oil and gas sector, the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy, is still largely governed by the Petroleum Act and the Petroleum Profit Tax (PPT) Act, enacted since 1969 and 1959 respectively. Since the enactment of these laws, the global oil and gas industry has changed significantly from an investment, governance and fiscal perspective. Although certain obsolete aspects of the aforementioned

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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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NIMC Workers Suspend Strike To Begin NIN Registration

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) workers on Friday suspended the industrial action which they embarked upon on Thursday over the fear of COVID-19 spread in the agency.According to news media, the workers suspended their strike after a meeting with the Federal Government, where it was agreed that the demands of the employees would be addressed. Confirming the suspension, the

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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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Uganda’s President, Yoweri Museveni Ramps Up Repression On Bobi Wine And Other Presidential Candidates

Ahead of the 14 January national election, President Yoweri Musevni’s government is not letting up on the pressure on his opponents. Its strategy is to limit the opposition’s ability to get out its message and mobilize voters. The government’s repression and COVID-19 prevention measures are limiting opposition leader Bobi Wine’s ability to mobilise and strengthening Museveni’s chances of remaining in

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People Voted Heavily Against Akufo-Addo For Fighting Galamsey Says Oppong Nkrumah

Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has said that President Akufo-Addo’s fight against illegal mining cost him votes in the 2020 elections. He said government’s interest in fighting the menace was one of the main reasons that the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) votes dropped. While speaking with the media, the minister said and I quote,” I hear people ask how come

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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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