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Netherlands Buys 47% Of Nigeria’s Cocoa – Awolowo

The Executive Director, Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), Mr Olusegun Awolowo, says the Netherlands buys 47 per cent of Nigeria’s Cocoa. Awolowo made this known while fielded questions from State House correspondents after a trade agreement between the Netherlands and Nigeria on Tuesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, NAN reports. The signing of the agreement…

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Witness Testifies Against President Buhari’s 2019 Presidential Election Victory At Tribunal

Uchena Umeh, the Petitioners’ 17th witness confirmed before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja, on Tuesday, that as an Assistant Presiding Officer I during the last presidential election in Gwarinpa, Abuja, he transmitted the results of the poll to the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission. Umeh appeared before the five-man tribunal led…

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Islamic Sect ‘Shiites’ Raid National Assembly, Shoot Policeman, NSCDC Officer

  Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, otherwise known as Shiites, have on Tuesday, raided the National Assembly and unleashed terror in the premises. Punch reports that the Islamic sect arrived at the Assembly gate, overpowered the policemen, collected their guns and shot the two security operatives. They moved to the main entrance popularly…

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Truckload of Toxic Ponmo Seized by Lagos Government

The Lagos State Government has on Monday, said it impounded a truckload of lethal cowhide (well known as ponmo) at Ijegun, Lagos state. Dr. Olayiwole Onasanya, permanent secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, said the “Ebola ponmo” was imported into the country by some dishonest individuals. In a statement released by the Assistant Director of Lagos…

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Coalition Of Lawyers Implore Police IG to Ensure Justice In COZA Saga

Following the rape allegation saga involving Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) senior pastor and founder, Biodun Fatoyinbo, the Coalition of Public Interests Lawyers and Advocates (COPA) has urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu to ensure justice is served. Recall that Busola Dakolo, wife of Nigeria’s inspirational singer, Timi Dakolo, had accused the…

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Court Stops INEC Witnesses From Testifying Against The Victory Of Makinde

The Oyo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Monday disallowed  a subpoenaed witness called by the Independent National Electoral Commission from testifying in a petition challenging the victory of Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the witness was Prof. Toyin Ogundipe who was the Oyo State Returning Officer in the…

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