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Lekki Shooting: Lai Mohammed Demands ‘Immediate & Exhaustive’ Investigation Over CNN’s Report

Weeks after CNN released its independent findings on the Lekki Toll Plaza shooting in Lagos state, Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed has written the American news-based pay television channel, demanding that “an immediate and exhaustive investigation” be carried out on its report. The Nigerian army on October 20 had violently dispersed #EndSARS protesters at the tollgate drawing global…

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Senate Debunks Considering Passage Of Controversial Social Media Bill

The Nigerian Senate has denied circulating reports that it is secretly planning to pass the proposed Social Media Bill despite its public rejection, ThisDay reports. Recall that if passed into law, the social media bill will empower the Nigerian government to unilaterally order the shutdown of the internet. An internet service provider that refuses to obey the…

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Report Says 14% Of Recovered Coronavirus Patients In China Test Positive Again

Up to 14 per cent of the recovered coronavirus patients in China have tested positive again after being discharged from the hospital. According to Mail Online, doctors at a hospital in Wuhan, China, where the virus emerged reported that between 3 and 14% of cured patients became reinfected with the illness, though it’s unclear whether…

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Gas Explosion In Abule Ado Leaves 15 People Dead And Over 50 Buildings Destroyed

According to Daily Trust, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) revealed that 15 corpses, including a family of four, have been recovered from the scene of Sunday’s explosion which occurred at Abule Ado, Trade Fair axis of Lagos state. No fewer than 60 students of Bethlehem Girls College located within the area who sustained varying…

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UK To ‘End Freedom Of Movement For EU Citizens On Day One Of Brexit’

Free movement for EU citizens will end on day one of a no-deal Brexit under new Home Office plans, a new report has claimed. Home Secretary Priti Patel is determined for border restrictions to be imposed immediately on October 31, even without a replacement system, says The Independent. Ministers had wanted to delay stopping free…

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