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US delisting: Buhari govt has never been a religious violator, says MURIC

MURIC Director, Ishaq Akintola Islamic human rights organisation, Muslim Rights Concern, has said that the government of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has...

Russia detains over 4,500 at protests against jailing of Kremlin critic Navalny

By Maria Tsvetkova and Tom Balmforth MOSCOW (Reuters) - Riot police broke up protests across Russia on Sunday in support of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, detaining more...

US sanctions Chinese, Russian firms over Iran dealings

The US on Friday announced economic sanctions on Chinese and Russian companies that Washington said had supported the development of Iran’s missile program.The four...

Russia to build naval base in Sudan

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin on Monday approved the creation of a Russian naval facility in Sudan capable of mooring nuclear-powered surface vessels,...

Senegal to host 2021 AFCON Beach Soccer

The African Cup of Nations Beach Soccer competition will be played in the week of May 23-30, 2021, in Senegal.The date is tentative and...

US whistleblower, Snowden, seeks Russian citizenship with pregnant wife

U.S government contractor turned whistleblower, Edward Snowden, announced on Monday that he and his pregnant wife, also from the United States, were seeking Russian...

Equity market extends gain with N106bn

Johnson OkaforTrading activities on the equity market on Tuesday further closed upbeat as investors continued to take position on blue-chip stocks in anticipation of...

Russia conducted over 47.2m COVID-19 tests — Official

More than 47.2 million tests for COVID-19 have been performed in Russia since the outbreak, the country’s consumer rights and human welfare watchdog, Rospotrebnadzor,...

Russia mulls mission to Venus in 2027 to study biomarkers in atmosphere

Russia might send an urgent space mission to Venus in 2027 to study possible signs of life in the planet’s atmosphere, a spokesperson for...

Turkey says UN registers its maritime deal with Libya

A maritime deal signed in 2019 between Turkey and Libya’s internationally recognised government has been registered by the United Nations, the Turkish Defence Ministry...

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2023 Presidency: Why S/West May Lose Out – OGD

          Femi Adeleke Abeokuta     Former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, on Sunday expressed the worry that the SouthWest region may lose the presidential seat if...

Buhari to visit Ogun January 13 …to inaugurate multiple infrastructural projects

            Femi Adeleke Abeokuta     President Muhammadu Buhari will embark on a state visit to Ogun State on Thursday, January 13. During the visit President Buhari will inaugurate some...

Man Arrested For Stabbing Lover’s Husband To Death In Ogun

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 38-year-old man, Daniel Udoh for allegedly stabbing his lover's husband to death. The suspect,...

APC Crisis: Reconciliation Committee Meets Abiodun, Amosun Groups, Rules Sharing Of Posts

            Femi Adeleke Abeokuta       The National Reconciliation Committee, set up by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to look into grievances emanating from the recently conducted congresses of...

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