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President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with family of former Minister of Information, Chief Alex Akinyele, who passed away on Thursday night after a brief Illness. The President also sent his words of condolences to the government and people of Ondo State, friends and professional colleagues of the departed. In a statement by his Special Adviser […]

Australian authorities say a fourth person has died in a week of massive bushfires on the nation’s east coast. The 58-year-old man’s body was found in northern New South Wales (NSW) on Thursday, days after a fire ripped through the region. Crews are still battling over 120 fires in NSW and Queensland, but locals in […]

A top US diplomat has revealed that President Donald Trump directly asked about a Ukrainian investigation into his Democratic rival, Joe Biden. The acting ambassador to Ukraine, Bill Taylor told an impeachment inquiry that a member of his staff was told Trump was keen to push for the probe. Trump says he does not recall […]

Evo Morales has accepted an offer of political asylum in Mexico a day after resigning as president of Bolivia amid election fraud protests. Morales in a tweet said it hurt to be leaving Bolivia but he would return with more “strength and energy”. Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard confirmed Morales had boarded a Mexican government […]

An Israeli air strike has killed a senior commander of the militant group Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) in Gaza. PIJ said Baha Abu al-Ata died along with his wife when a missile hit their home. Israel’s prime minister said Abu al-Ata was a “ticking bomb” who was planning to carry out attacks on the country. At […]

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it is yet to commence the sale of the 2020/2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) application forms. In an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the board’s Head of Media, Dr Fabian Benjamin said they were still in the process of admissions and so had […]

New York judge has ordered United States President Donald Trump to pay $2m for misusing funds from his charity to finance his 2016 political campaign. The Donald J Trump Foundation closed down in 2018, after prosecutors accused it of working as “little more than a chequebook” for Trump’s interests. Judge Saliann Scarpulla ruled that charities […]

Former Green Eagles star, Segun Odegbami has urged the Oyo State Government to take over the Liberty Stadium from the Federal government and restore it back to his past glory. Odegbami made this known on Wednesday at the 10th Best Ogedegbe Memorial lecture at the Seminar Hall of Government College, Ibadan. He said: “The advice […]

At least nine US citizens, including six children, have been killed in a violent attack by suspected drug cartel gunmen in northern Mexico. The victims are members of the LeBaron family, linked to a breakaway Mormon community which settled in Mexico several decades ago. The victims, who also include three women, were travelling in a […]

Nigeria Oscar Selection Committee say henceforth, the body will improve in its organising workshops, seminars and using other available media to create robust awareness on the guidelines and requirements for an International Feature Film Entry after admitting an honest mistake in the selection of the movie, Lion Heart. The Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and […]

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