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Ondo Election: Akeredolu In Early Lead As Collation Continues

  The incumbent Governor of Ondo State and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Rotimi Akeredolu, shot into an early lead on Sunday as the Independent National Electoral Commission began to announce results from the state’s Governorship election held on Saturday. After 12 local governments, the Governor, who is seeking re-election for another four years, … Continue reading Ondo Election: Akeredolu In Early Lead As Collation Continues

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#EndSARS: Protests Against Police Brutality, Extra-Judicial Killings Enter Day Three

  The campaign against police brutality and extra-judicial killings continued on Friday with young Nigerians occupying the Lagos State House of Assembly Complex. The protesters, who spent the night at the entrance of the complex demanded immediate response and immediate disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operatives. On Friday morning, the youths assembled and … Continue reading #EndSARS: Protests Against Police Brutality, Extra-Judicial Killings Enter Day Three

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Croatian PM Urges Discipline As COVID-19 Cases Reach Peak

  Croatia’s prime minister on Thursday urged discipline in respecting measures to fight the coronavirus pandemic, as the country reached a record number of daily cases. Belittling the coronavirus results in “non-compliance with protective measures… which endangers both health and economy,” Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic told a government session. “The economy must go on … … Continue reading Croatian PM Urges Discipline As COVID-19 Cases Reach Peak

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FULL SPEECH: Buhari Presents Proposed 2021 Budget Of N13tn To NASS

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday presented the proposed 2021 Budget of N13 trillion to the National Assembly. According to the President, the budget termed Budget Of Economic Recovery and Resilience will address key economic issues as the country tries to recover from the impact of the coronavirus and the oil price drop. He … Continue reading FULL SPEECH: Buhari Presents Proposed 2021 Budget Of N13tn To NASS

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Ondo Poll: Group Asks INEC Not To Disappoint Voters

  The pro-democracy group, Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to disappoint the people of Ondo in Saturday’s governorship election in the state. Addressing reporters at a briefing in Akure on Thursday, CDD Director, Idayat Hassan, believes this will enable the electoral umpire to reciprocate … Continue reading Ondo Poll: Group Asks INEC Not To Disappoint Voters

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Ondo Election: Desist From Partisan Use Of Security Forces, YIAGA Tells Govt

  A non-governmental organisation, Yiaga Africa has urged the government to shun the use of police and other security agencies during elections. The Executive Director of the group, Samson Itodo, made the appeal on Thursday in Akure, the Ondo State capital ahead of the governorship election in the state. “Given the pervasive threat to safety … Continue reading Ondo Election: Desist From Partisan Use Of Security Forces, YIAGA Tells Govt

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France Prepares For Wider COVID-19 Restrictions

  France was preparing Thursday for tighter coronavirus restrictions in several major cities, two days after a maximum alert protocol went into force in Paris that included bar closures. The number of daily coronavirus infections came in at 18,746 in France on Wednesday, health authorities reported, a record since widespread testing began. The rate of … Continue reading France Prepares For Wider COVID-19 Restrictions

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Ronaldo, Others Risk Legal Actions For Breach Of COVID-19 Rules

    Cristiano Ronaldo and other top Juventus players could face legal action for rejoining their national teams despite coronavirus rules after two positive cases at the Italian champions, local health authorities in Turin said on Wednesday. As well as the Portuguese star, several South Americans including Paulo Dybala, Juan Cuadrado, Danilo and Rodrigo Bentancur … Continue reading Ronaldo, Others Risk Legal Actions For Breach Of COVID-19 Rules

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