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Nearly 900,000 pangolins are believed to have been trafficked across Southeast Asia in the past two decades, a wildlife watchdog said Thursday, highlighting the challenge in tackling the illicit trade. As the

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…As bill abolishes catchment area syndrome being adopted by conventional universities for the proposed institution By Henry Umoru THE Senate has begun moves to establish Nigerian Army University, just as it is

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The total turnover of the 18 clubs in Germany’s Bundesliga passed the four billion euros mark in 2018-19 for the first time, it was announced Tuesday. The figure of 4.02 billion euros

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A magazine, “Safety Focus”, aims at educating road users on safety measures to reduce avoidable road accidents in Anambra, was on Tuesday launched by the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). The News

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A Lagos High Court, sitting in Ikeja, Thursday sentenced a lecturer at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Afeez Baruwa, to 21- year imprisonment for raping an 18-year-old girl admission seeker. The

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it is encouraged by data from China showing a decline in new confirmed cases of COVID-19, saying there is no time for complacency. Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus,

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China announced Wednesday that it has revoked the press credentials of three Wall Street Journal reporters and ordered them out of the country because of what Beijing deemed a racist headline on

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The Kwara State Government has initiated issuance of Identification Cards (IDs)and uniforms for commercial motorcycle operators as security measures to curb crimes in the state. The state Commissioner for Works, Mr Suleiman

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The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has disclosed it has introduced whistleblower policy to reward anyone who informed the company about stealing of electricity, meter bypass and vandalization of the company’s facilities.

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Anthony Martial struck a crucial away goal as Manchester United ground out a 1-1 draw against Club Brugge in Belgium on Thursday in the first leg of their Europa League last 32

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Malawi lawmakers on Thursday rejected a bill that would have meant a president could only be re-elected after securing at least 50 per cent of votes cast, dismissing a landmark order by

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The Federal Government has called on the United States of America to consider the long-standing relationship between the two countries and reverse its Visa restrictions on Nigeria. Mr Mohammed Manga, Director Press

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Microsoft is planning to bring its Defender antivirus software to Android and iOS later this year. The software giant is developing apps for both mobile operating systems that are designed to provide

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The Oyo State Government will soon issue identification card for every motorcycle (okada) operator across the state as part of measures to check crimes and influx of bad elements into the state.

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A 34-year-old unemployed man, Innocent Obida, who allegedly broke into a workshop and stole 50 car batteries worth N984,000, on Thursday appeared in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The police charged Obida, whose address

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Heartland FC has been banned from signing new players for the next two registration periods and until they comply with a ruling by the League Management Company (LMC) in separate complaints of

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An  Ikorodu Magistrate’s Court in Lagos State on Thursday arraigned a woman and a man who allegedly assaulted a policeman on duty by calling him a thief. Tunde Rasheed, 22,  and Yetunde

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Senator Dino Melaye on Thursday urged an FCT  High Court to strike out all charges filed against him, over allegation of providing false information to the police. Melaye is being prosecuted by

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Alhaji Mohammed Bashir, Nasarawa State Commissioner of Special Duties (Revenue Generation), says N3 billion is the Internal Generated Revenue (IGR) monthly target set by the Governor Abdullahi Sule’s administration in the state.

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An Ikeja High Court on Thursday sentenced a former part-time lecturer in the University of Lagos (Unilag), Akin Baruwa, to 21 years’ imprisonment for raping an 18-year-old admission seeker. The News Agency

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All Progressives Congress (APC) has returned to the Supreme Court asking the court to reverse its judgment disqualifying David Lyon, its candidate in the 2019 governorship election in Bayelsa State. The party’s

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Portuguese doctors have taken a stand against euthanasia, alongside the Catholic Church, as lawmakers prepare this week to debate proposed legislation aimed at decriminalising the practice. “We do not agree, because that

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The Jigawa Government says it has secured 37.373 million dollars facility from Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to propel irrigation, livestock production and provide more farming facilities. Governor Muhammad Badaru made this known

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By Henry Umoru – Abuja The official convoy of the President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, on Thursday,  saved the lives of five victims involved in a fatal auto crash along

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​Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Leganes forward Martin Braithwaite on a four-and-a-half-year deal, after paying the Dane’s €18m release clause. Following injuries to Ousmane Dembele and Luis Suarez, Barca applied for

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