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“Chibok Schoolgirls Were Never Kidnapped” – LP

The Labour Party, LP, has said the Chibok schoolgirls were not kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents, but were used to dent the image of former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, saying the wrath of God will visit those who manipulated Nigerians with the incident. National Chairman of the party, Abdulkadir Abdulsalami, said this in a statement,…

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“Broken…I Don’t Have Words”, Ariana Grande Speaks on Manchester Concert Bombing

Ariana Grande has spoken out about the devastating news of 22 people killed and at least 50 others injured in an explosion at her Manchester Arena concert in the U.K. on Monday night. “Broken. From the bottom of my heart, I am so so sorry. I don’t have words,” Grande tweeted following police confirmation of the number of deaths and injuries.…

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Mark Zuckerberg Speaks On Suspicions He is Running For Public Office

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn’t before is about building relationships, not politics. The 33-year-old billionaire wrote in a Facebook post that some users have asked if the trip means he’s running for public office. Zuckerberg says he’s not running for anything. Instead, he says the…

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Manchester Arena: Children Among 22 Dead in Suicide Attack at Ariana Grande Concert

A suicide bomber has killed 22 people – including children – in an explosion that tore through fans leaving an Ariana Grande pop concert in Manchester. At least 59 people were also injured when the blast caused by an improvised explosive device carried by the attacker detonated at the Manchester Arena after the performance on…

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Acting President Osinbajo Formally Receives 2017 Appropriation Bill From NASS

The Presidency has confirmed that the National Assembly has formally transmitted the 2017 Appropriation Bill recently passed into law to the Executive. While confirming this on Twitter, the Senior Special Assistant to the Acting President, Mr. Laolu Akande, also said that the document was formally received in the office of the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo,…

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Governor Ayade Directs His Appointees To Wear ‘Made In Calabar’ Garments

Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade has said that henceforth, political appointees will be mandated to wear clothes manufactured at the recently commissioned Calabar Garment Factory. The governor also said that by the end of June, anything he puts on, will be made form the garment factory. The governor made this known on Thursday while briefing journalists after…

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”We’ll Soon Sign Anti-Grazing Bill Into Law” – Gov. Samuel Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, said the anti-open grazing bill will soon be signed into law to curb clashes between herdsmen and farmers. The governor stated this in Abuja after briefing Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on the security situation in the state. According to him, the state looks forward to receiving the…

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