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Trump Signs Orders Extending Economic Relief For Americans

    President Donald Trump on Saturday signed executive actions extending financial relief to Americans hit by the coronavirus pandemic as polls showed a large majority of voters unhappy with his handling of the crisis. The four measures marked a presidential show of strength after Trump’s Republican party and White House team failed to agree … Continue reading Trump Signs Orders Extending Economic Relief For Americans

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Presidency’s Defence Is Admission Of Corruption Allegations Against Ize-Iyamu, Says PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the Buhari Presidency’s response to public uproar over the visit of the APC candidate in the Edo governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, is an acceptance that the APC candidate is corrupt as alleged. The party says the response by the Buhari Presidency also reinforced allegations by the sacked national … Continue reading Presidency’s Defence Is Admission Of Corruption Allegations Against Ize-Iyamu, Says PDP

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Edo Assembly Crisis: Obaseki Has Resorted To Tactics Of Dictators – Tinubu

  The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has broken his silence on the crisis engulfing the Edo State House of Assembly. In a statement he personally signed on Friday, Tinubu said Governor Godwin Obaseki has now resorted to the strong-arm tactics of dictators. He said after denying elected members … Continue reading Edo Assembly Crisis: Obaseki Has Resorted To Tactics Of Dictators – Tinubu

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Edo Speaker to AGF: Don’t allow desperate politicians use your office to cause crisis

  Following what has now been termed the “failed invasion” of the Edo State House of Assembly (EDHA) Complex, the Speaker of the Assembly, Rt. Hon. Frank Okiye, has advised the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, not to allow his office to be used by unscrupulous persons to turn … Continue reading Edo Speaker To AGF: Don’t Allow Desperate Politicians Use Your Office To Cause Crisis

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Failed Edo Assembly invasion, an attempted coup d’etat – Obaseki

  Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has described the takeover of the State House of Assembly Complex as an attempted coup d’état that is tantamount to treason and contrary to the provisions of the Nigerian Constitution. He said this in a state-wide broadcast on Friday and gave an assurance that his administration would take all … Continue reading Failed Edo Assembly Invasion, An Attempted Coup D’etat – Obaseki

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Arrested Zimbabwean Author, Booker Nominee Tsitsi Dangarembga Freed

    Zimbabwean top writer and Booker Prize nominee, Tsitsi Dangarembga was freed on bail on Saturday following her arrest during anti-government protests a day earlier. Dangarembga, 61, was charged with incitement to commit violence and breaching anti-coronavirus health regulations after staging a two-women demonstration in Harare which coincided with the second anniversary of President … Continue reading Arrested Zimbabwean Author, Booker Nominee Tsitsi Dangarembga Freed

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Sex Toy Shop Scandal: Court Dismisses Suit Against Senator Abbo

  A Magistrate Court in Zuba on the outskirts of Abuja has dismissed the case of assault instituted by the Nigeria Police Force against the lawmaker representing Adamawa-North, Senator Elisha Abbo. Although there is a viral video showing Senator Abbo assaulting a woman, Osimibibra Warmate; and a televised press conference in which the lawmaker apologised … Continue reading Sex Toy Shop Scandal: Court Dismisses Suit Against Senator Abbo

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11 Missing, Six Injured In Colombian Military Helicopter Crash

    Eleven Colombian military personnel were missing and six injured after a helicopter crashed in the southeast of the country during an operation against guerrillas, the army said on Tuesday. The Blackhawk helicopter was carrying 17 military personnel when it went down. The armed forces’ high command did not reveal whether it was shot … Continue reading 11 Missing, Six Injured In Colombian Military Helicopter Crash

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