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EU Slams Donald Trump’s Europe Travel Ban Calling It “Unilateral” Decision Taken “Without Consultation”

The European Union has slammed the new travel ban issued to travellers from European countries by U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday due to the Coronavirus epidemic. Blasting Trump, the political and economic union referred to it as a “unilateral” decision taken “without consultation” in a joint statement by EU Council president Charles Michel and…

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Dispute After Presidential Aides Claim Man Who Rushed Towards Buhari In Kebbi ‘Wanted An Handshake’

There was a mild drama in Kebbi state on Thursday after a young man who rushed towards President Muhammadu Buhari at the Argungu Fishing Festival before he was restrained by security operatives. The already viral video of the incident which showed Buhari posing for photographs with some dignitaries has been criticized by the social media…

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Governor Ganduje’s Daughter Fatima Speaks On Sanusi’s Dethronement: “My Father Is Not Your Mate”

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje‘s daughter, Fatima Ajimobi has weighed in on the ongoing rift between her father and former Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. The politician took to her Instastory to make a direct comment on the dethronement which has been making headlines for the past few days. Fatima described her father as a master…

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WHO Declares Coronavirus Outbreak A Global Pandemic

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday declared the novel Coronavirus outbreak a pandemic. According to health agency, there are 118,000 cases, more than 4,000 deaths, and the virus has found a foothold on every continent except for Antarctica. WHO chief Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the number of cases outside China had increased 13-fold…

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Harvey Weinstein Convicted And Sentenced To 23 Years In Prison For Sexual Abuse And Rape

Harvey Weinstein, the once powerful movie producer who ruled Hollywood for decades has been sentenced to 23 years in jail after years of private complaints about his abuse of women made headlines. Weinstein was sentenced in a Manhattan courtroom for raping one woman and sexually assaulting another. The startling sentence meant that Mr. Weinstein, who…

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Senate Bill Seeking To Ban Generators Nationwide Passes First Reading

A bill seeking to ban the importation of generating set has passed first reading in the Nigerian senate. The proposed legislation titled “Generating Set (Prohibition/Ban) Bill 2020 is sponsored by Senator Muhammad Bima from Niger state according to NewswireNG reports from the National Assembly plenary. This Bill seeks to ban the importation and use of…

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Coronavirus Is Affecting The Country’s Revenue And Economy, Buhari Reveals

According to The Punch, President Muhammadu Buhari has raised an alarm of coronavirus affecting the revenue of the country while receiving workers in the health sector under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly Healthcare Professionals Associations yesterday, March 10. Buhari who urged the health workers to moderate their demands on government as it could…

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Lagos To Experience 240-Day Rainfall From March 19, Commissioner For Environment Reveals

Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources in Lagos state, Tunji Bello, has revealed that the 2020 rainfall prediction by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NIMET) shows that the state will experience 240 to 270 days rainfall that is to begin on March 19th and end November 22nd. Bello made this known at a news conference on the…

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Nigerian Teen Who Hugged Meghan Markle Apologizes To Prince Harry For “Cuddling” His Wife

Aker Okoye, the Nigerian teenage who made headlines after he hugged Meghan Markle during her surprise visit to his east London school, has written a letter to Prince Harry to apologize for “cuddling” his wife. The Dutchess had visited the Robert Clack Upper School in Dagenham on Friday to mark International Women’s Day, in what…

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Nigerian Man Says Nothing’s Wrong With Having Sex With Relatives, Narrates Incest Story With Sister

A Nigerian man identified has taken to social media to advise the public that there is nothing wrong with having sex with relatives. The man identified as Zeromni Freedom on Facebook narrated how he had sex with his blood sister numerous times. while pointing out that many have had sex with their blood sisters and cousins…

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