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Nigerian Senate Call For Removal Of Service Chiefs Over Increased Insecurity

Nigerian lawmakers have again lamented over the state of insecurity in the country, recommending that President Muhammadu Buhari remove the Service Chiefs, Channels TV reports. The Senate made this resolution on Tuesday during the debate on the abduction of over 300 students following gunmen’s attack on Government Science Secondary School (GSS) in the Kankara Local…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Receives FNF’s ‘Africa Freedom Prize’ For 2020

The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) has awarded Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie the “Africa Freedom Prize 2020” for her award-winning works where she relentlessly addresses the central social grievances and political challenges of our time. “As one of the most important intellectual champions of women’s rights, she inspires people around the world in…

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Electoral College Confirms Joe Biden As Winner Of The 2020 US Presidential Election

Joe Biden has been confirmed as the next US president  as the Electoral College formalized his victory over Donald Trump, all but closing the door on the incumbent’s efforts to overturn the result of the 2020 election. California, the most populous state in the US, delivered its 55 electoral votes to Biden on Monday afternoon, officially…

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Boko Haram Claims Responsibility For Abduction Of Hundreds Of Katsina Students

Jihadist group Boko Haram on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of hundreds of school students in northwest Nigeria, AFP news agency reports. More than 300 students are missing after gunmen on motorcycles stormed the all-boys Government Science Secondary School in Kankara, Katsina state late on Friday and engaged security forces in a fierce gun battle, forcing hundreds…

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Nigeria Centre Disease Control Announces 201 New Infections Of COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 201 new infections of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Monday. The country has conducted about 848,194 tests since the first confirmed case relating to the COVID-19 pandemic was announced. The public health agency said that no…

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OB Cuisine: The Kitchen Organizer’s Asun Makes A Great Addition To Your Christmas Dinner Menu

Dinner guests will be surprised to hear that this Festive Asun (Peppered Goat Meat) entree from The Kitchen Organizer (TKO) calls for only four ingredients. It’s also the perfect choice for serving a large group. The food vlogger says on Instagram: “First on my list from the Christmas menu is this delicious and flavorful Asun. In a way you need only…

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Anthony Joshua Retains Heavyweight Titles After Winning Match Against Kubrat Pulev

Anthony Joshua on Saturday December 12 brutally knocked his boxing challenger Kubrat Pulev out in the ninth round of their world heavyweight championship fight at The SSE Arena at Wembley in London. According to Sky News, the British fighter floored the tough Bulgarian heavily on three occasions, twice in the final round, and ended the fight with a…

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COVID-19: SGF Boss Mustapha, Wife Self-Isolate After Being Exposed To Virus

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, and his wife have gone into isolation after some members of their household tested positive for COVID-19. Mustapha, who is also the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, confirmed this in a statement on Sunday. Although he did not specify…

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Lagos Governor Sanwo-Olu Responding Well To Treatment After Contracting COVID-19

The Commissioner for Health in Lagos state, Professor Akin Abayomi, said on Sunday that Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, is responding well to home-based care and treatment for COVID-19. Disclosing this information via his verified Twitter account, he said the governor is in high spirit and very appreciative of the prayers and well wishes he has received from the…

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