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BREAKING: Joe Biden Emerges Winner Of The 2020 US Presidential Race

Joe Biden has been projected winner of the 2020 United States presidential election, defeating President Donald Trump by promising to restore civility and stability to American politics and vowing more aggressively to combat the surging COVID-19 pandemic. According to New York Times, Biden on January 20 2021 will become the 46th president and the oldest man ever…

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Akinwunmi Adesina Re-Elected As AFDB Pesident After Being Cleared Of Corruption Allegations

President of the Africa Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina has been re-elected for a second term of five years, Vanguard reports. Adesina, who returned unopposed, formally requested for a second term, saying he was “doing it with an acute sense of duty and commitment. I do it to serve Africa and our bank, in an…

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President Trump Responds To Obama After Being Branded As “Unserious” President

US President Donald Trump has angrily fired back at his predecessor Barack Obama after being branded an unserious president who had put the country’s democracy in danger, AFP reports. Trump told reporters on Wednesday that Obama was an “ineffective” and “terrible” leader. “I see the horror that he’s left us, the stupidity of the transactions that…

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Mutiny Looms As Mali’s President, Prime Minister Have Been Reportedly Arrested

The President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and Prime Minister Boubou Cisse have been detained by mutineering soldiers, multiple international media report. According to one of the leaders, who requested anonymity the public officials are under their control. “We can tell you that the president and the prime minister are under our control,” he told AFP…

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Buhari Finally Addresses Nigerians, Orders Lockdown Of Lagos, Abuja And Ogun For Two Weeks

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally heed to the call of Nigerians after many demanded for him to address the Nation on the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. The National Broadcast which was announced earlier today by the President’s media team was disseminated via the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) on Sunday, 9th March 2020 at 7pm. The full transcript of the speech reads:…

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ICPC Seals Amaju Pinnick, Shehu Dikko’s Mansions Over Corruption Allegations

The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, has sealed a Lagos mansion belonging to the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick. According to sources the commission is investigating how the officials of NFF allegedly converted money meant for the federation to personal use. The commission sealed and placed Pinnick’s mansion located in Park View…

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Ex-Zimbabwe President, Robert Mugabe Dies At 95

Robert Mugabe, who led Zimbabwe with an iron fist from 1980 to 2017, has died aged 95, the country’s president announced Friday. “It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President… Robert Mugabe,” Emmerson Mnangagwa said in a tweet. The former guerrilla leader swept to power…

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Avoid Violent Extremism – Buhari To Muslims On Sallah

As Muslims mark the Eid-el-Kabir today, President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to avoid violent extremist ideas, stating that violent extremism is giving Islam a wrong name. The President said this in a statement on Saturday while felicitating with the Muslim faithful, saying they should be “the mirror through which others see the good virtues…

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President Buhari Signs Two Bills Passed By Eight National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to two bills passed by the eighth National Assembly. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Senator Ita Enang, disclosed this at a news conference in Abuja on Wednesday. He listed the bills to include Federal University of Agriculture Zuru, Kebbi State Bill and the…

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