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Court upholds South Korean ex-president Park’s 20-year jail sentence

            South Korea’s highest court upheld the 20-year prison sentence of ex-president Park Geun Hye on Thursday.   The Supreme Court in Seoul said it was rejecting an...

Biden begins transition as Trump refuses to concede defeat

US President-elect Joe Biden took the first steps Sunday towards moving into the White House in 73 days, as Donald Trump again refused to...

Trump launches legal battle as world leaders hail Biden

Adelani Adepegba with agency reportPresident Donald Trump is expected to start a legal battle on Monday (today).He had, after Democratic candidate, Joe Biden, on...

South Korean comedian, mother found dead at home

A prominent South Korean comedian was found dead at her home in Seoul on Monday alongside her mother, multiple reports said.The bodies of Park...

WTO DG: Nigeria reaches out to US, others over Okonjo-Iweala

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Federal Government on Friday announced that it was currently reaching out to the United States and other members of the...

Corruption: South Korean ex-President Lee gets 17-year jail term

Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was ordered back to prison Thursday as the country’s Supreme Court upheld a 17-year jail term for bribery...

BREAKING: Okonjo-Iweala set to lead WTO — Report

Kayode Oyero Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is set to become the new director-general of the World Trade Organisation.According to Reuters, a key group of WTO ambassadors...

WTO: France, Germany, 104 other countries back Okonjo-Iweala

Kayode OyeroThe 27 European Union member states have backed Nigeria’s former finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, in her bid to become the first African and...

WTO: Most EU members in support of Okonjo-Iweala – Report

Most EU capitals back former Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to lead the World Trade Organisation, sources said Monday, but she has yet to...

Prof. Moghalu urges brand new constitution as Nigeria marks 60th independence day

Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, ex CBN Deputy Gov.NigeriaLagos, Oct. 1, 2020 Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria...

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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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