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Hate Speech Bill; UK, UN Condemn Death Penalty For Hate Speech Proposed By Nigerian Senate

The Hate Speech Bill which is currently being deliberated in the Nigerian Senate has raised so many controversies in Nigeria and around the world. The British Government has added its voice to the issue by saying it supports the right of individuals to express opinions and peacefully challenge authority as an essential part of a free and open society. The

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Boris Johnson Appoints British-Nigerian As Minister

Boris Johnson, Britain’s Prime Minister, has appointed Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch, as Children and Families Minister. He did this in a move to reshuffle his cabinet in his own tenure. Mrs Kemi Badenoch is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament (MP) for Saffron Walden. She is 39 and was born in Wimbledon, London, to Nigerian parents. She spent her childhood

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Ruggedman Receives Another Attack Threat In South Africa, 24 Hours After He Suffered Similar Attack In The UK

Veteran rapper, Ruggedman seems to have ddeply offended fans of Nigerian Singer Naira Marley. Ruggedman was recently attacked by 4 masked men, who are fans of Naira Marley popularly called ‘Marlians’, in London. The attack happened to Ruggedman in London, few hours after Marley was released from EFCC custody in Lagos. The latest news is that Ruggedman, who was very

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President Muhammadu Buhari To Embark On Undisclosed Private Visit To The UK

President Muhammad Buhari is a very busy man, as he has been busy with some official visits recently. The President was in Lagos yesterday, Wednesday, where he commissioned a number of projects executed by the State Government Some of the projects include the Oshodi Terminal, which has capacity to accommodate 850 buses. Buhari lauded the achievements of outgoing Governor Akinwunmi

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Nigerians Abroad Will Soon Start Voting In Elections, As NIMC Launches NIN In UK

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), in partnership with one of its licensees, National eAuthentication Limited, have commenced the issuance of National Identification Numbers to Nigerians living in the United Kingdom (UK). The epoch-event, took place at OIS office, Fleet Street, London, and was flagged off by the Nigerian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Ambassador George Oguntade. The High

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