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A Sekondi-Takoradi based Bolt driver believed to be a soldier, was on Wednesday night, December 22 set ablaze by an unknown rider who is currently on the run. The driver, whose identity is currently been concealed for security reasons, sustained burns from his face and several parts of his body after the rider poured petrol on him and set him on fire at Bakano in Sekondi.

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Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, phas denied holding a meeting with the Parliamentary Service Board (PSB) while he was in Dubai for a medical review. A statement signed by the Speaker rsquo;s Communications Manager, Peter Bamfo, said no meeting had been held at the instance or convenience of the Speaker of Parliament.

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The National House of Chiefs has condemned the fisticuffs between the Minority and the Majority sides of Parliament over the electronic transaction levy. The President of the House, Ogyeahoho Yaw Gyebi II, described it as unfortunate that in recent times our parliamentarians decide to exchange blows on the floor of the house .

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A man has been arrested for allegedly raping his ex-girlfriend and then paying three homeless men to rape her too, Johannesburg police say.

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“With the trend we see today, we see the naira weakening further, which means we need enough naira to accomplish the same set of things we did last year.

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The actor, who was popularly known as Daddy Sam by his colleagues, had a thriving career in the banking sector before he quit banking for acting.

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The victims were mostly girls and women who were sexually exploited, according to the agency.

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Download logoTurkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) provided technological wheelchairs to 140 people with physical disabilities in 5 different states as part of the “Project for Supporting the Mobility of People with Disabilities and Their Access to Education” in Somalia.

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved free ride on Bus Rapid Transit, BRT, corridors on Christmas and New Year days to The post Sanwo-Olu declares free BRT ride

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No fewer than three explosions on Thursday rocked Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit, Channels TV reports.

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No fewer than three explosions on Thursday rocked Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit, Channels TV reports.

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Download logoMpumalanga water levels continue to rise. Water levels in the listed dams and catchment areas continue to rise in the Mpumalanga Province. According to the latest Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) weekly state of reservoirs report of 20 December 2021, the average water levels in the listed dams in the Mpumalanga Province further increased from last week’s 85.0% to 87.4%.

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. The Muslims of Ogun State under the aegis of Ogun State Muslim Council (OMC) felicitated with their Christian counterparts in the State and in The post Christmas: Ogun Muslims felicitate Christians

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The police in Zamfara State have rescued a three-month-old baby, recovering sophisticated weapons from bandits. Mr Ayuba Elkanah, the Commissioner of Police in the state, told newsmen in Gusau, the state capital, that the victims were abducted from Ruggar Tudu Village in Bungudu Local Government Area.

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Christmas is an annual Christian religious holiday commemorating the birth of the son of God, Jesus Christ, For many Muslims... The post Opinion: Treating Christmas with respect appeared first on Vanguard News.

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Former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has expressed worries over the high level of killings in the state, saying the state is not the same as the one he governed from 2011.

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Former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has expressed worries over the high level of killings in the state, saying the state is not the same as the one he governed from 2011.

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Download logoThe International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Somali Red Crescent Society are calling on all sides taking part in the clashes around Bossaso to show restraint and to ensure that persons not participating in the violence are protected, in accordance with applicable international law and the principles of humanity.

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A socio-political group, Osun Shall Rise Again, OSRA, has called for the immediate arrest and investigation of former Governor of the state, Rauf Aregbesola, and a former Secretary to State Government, SSG, Moshood Adeoti, for electoral fraud.

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Sahpra has approved a second dose for the J&J vaccine as well as mix-and-match boosting - although the Department of Health has not yet announced whether the latter option will be available.

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