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United States Of America Set To Open Embassy In Jerusalem On Monday

Despite opposition and complaints by the Arab World, the United States will officially open its embassy in Jerusalem on Monday, 14 May. The Office of the spokesperson for the Department of State said it was proud to announce the dedication and that Amb. David Friedman would preside over the dedication ceremony. It added that Deputy…

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NCAA Suspends First Nation Airways’ Operation

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended the Air Operators Certificate (AOC) of First Nation Airways indefinitely citing “unauthorised and illegal operations”. NCAA Spokesman, Sam Adurogboye, said in a statement that the suspension was conveyed to the airline via a letter with reference No. NCAA/DG/CSLA/RM/1-06/18/2304, dated May 11, 2018, and signed by the Agency’s…

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President Buhari Congratulates Fayemi For Winning APC Ekiti Guber Ticket

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former governor of Ekiti State and Minister of Mines and Solid Minerals, Kayode Fayemi, for winning the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket to contest the July 14, 2018 governorship elections. The President made this known in a statement released on Sunday by Garba Shehu, SSA to the President on Media…

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Nigeria Gets New OPEC Representative – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced the appointment of Mallam Mele Kyari,as Nigeria’s National Representative to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). The Corporation disclosed this in a statement by its Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ughamadu, on Sunday in Abuja. It said the appointment was made by…

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Legislative Aides To IGP: Resign If You Cannot Abide By The Constitution

The Conference of National Assembly Legislative Aides (CONASSLA), a forum of current and former aides to members of the national assembly, has asked Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), to resign, The Cable Reports The IGP has failed to appear before the senate on three occasions. He was summoned over the growing insecurity in the…

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Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Just Received The Ultimate Seal Of Approval From Queen Elizabeth

After Meghan Markle and Prince Harry get married, the happy couple will receive a written memento documenting Queen Elizabeth‘s approval of their union—and it’s packed with beautiful details celebrating Harry and Meghan’s heritage. With just a week to go until the pair walk down the aisle, Buckingham Palace on Saturday released the first images of the Instrument of…

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Kayode Fayemi Wins Ekiti APC Primary Elections

Minister of Solid Minerals Kayode Fayemi has emerged as the representative for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Ekiti State gubernatorial elections, The Cable reports. A total of 33 aspirants had contested for the party’s ticket, including the state’s former governor Segun Oni. Fayemi secured 941 votes out of a total of 2, 327 delegates who voted in the primaries. Oni came…

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Alert: 35 States To Experience Flooding This Year – NIHSA Warns

The Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) has warned that 380 Local Government Areas in 35 states of the federation would experience flooding this year. According to NIHSA, flooding in 2018 will be high in about 78 LGAs, although the situation will generally not be as severe as what the country experienced in 2012. Commenting on…

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