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US Policeman Charged Over Breonna Taylor Shooting

  A Louisville police officer was charged Wednesday with three counts of “wanton endangerment” in connection with the shooting of Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old black woman whose name has become a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement. Judge Annie O’Connell announced the charges brought by a grand jury against Detective Brett Hankison, one … Continue reading US Policeman Charged Over Breonna Taylor Shooting

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Buhari Mourns Victims Of Lokoja Tanker Explosion

  President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the death of 23 people, as confirmed by the Federal Road Safety Commission, “represents another disturbing and saddening incident in the litany of tragedies that have befallen our country.” Reacting to the petroleum tanker explosion earlier this Wednesday in Lokoja, the Kogi State Capital which claimed the lives … Continue reading Buhari Mourns Victims Of Lokoja Tanker Explosion

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Kogi Governor Reacts To Tanker Explosion, Sympathises With Victims

  The Governor of Kogi State, His Excellency Yahaya Bello has expressed shock over the unfortunate fatal tanker explosion which took place in the early hours of Wednesday, around the Felele area of the Lokoja metropolis. Governor Bello in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed expressed sadness over the tragic loss of … Continue reading Kogi Governor Reacts To Tanker Explosion, Sympathises With Victims

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Sweden’s Police Frustrated By Criminal ‘Clans’, As Crime Escalates

  Police in Sweden says they’re struggling to control criminal “clans” exercising their own form of justice, amid an escalation of violent crime in what has long been a tranquil and safe country. With close family loyalties and little regard for the authorities, a few dozen criminal gangs now wield considerable influence over some of … Continue reading Sweden’s Police Frustrated By Criminal ‘Clans’, As Crime Escalates

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World’s Workers Lost $3.5 Trillion In Wages Amid Pandemic – UN

  The coronavirus pandemic is taking a heavier toll on jobs than previously feared, the UN said Wednesday, with hundreds of millions of jobs lost and workers suffering a “massive” drop in earnings. In a fresh study, the International Labour Organization (ILO) found that by the mid-year point, global working hours had declined by 17.3 … Continue reading World’s Workers Lost $3.5 Trillion In Wages Amid Pandemic – UN

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Governor Zulum Announces N20m Donation For Family Of Slain Colonel

  Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum has announced the donation of N20 million for the family of the late Colonel Dahiru Bako who was killed in an ambush by Boko Haram terrorists in the state. The governor who announced this on Tuesday during the burial of the late commander in Maiduguri, the state capital, paid … Continue reading Governor Zulum Announces N20m Donation For Family Of Slain Colonel

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