One student killed and 2 others injured during school Inter-House sports in Ondo

A student of Agolo High school Ikare Akoko, North East council area of Ondo state has died and two others injured following a gun battle that ensued between different cult groups during the school’s inter-house sports on Thursday, March 10.

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‘President Vladimir Putin could order a chemical weapons attack on Kyiv’ – Western officials warn

Western officials have warned of their ‘serious concern’ that Russian President Vladimir Putin could use chemical weapons in Ukraine to commit further atrocities during the invasion. The officials claim that an ‘utterly horrific’ attack could be launched on the capital

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INEC announces dates for 2023 election campaign

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced dates for the commencement of the presidential, National Assembly, governorship and state assembly campaigns by political parties. While the campaign for presidential and National Assembly elections will commence on September 28, 2022,

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Governor Buni’s lawyers and rebels colluded to procure judgment stopping APC convention. Buhari gave us a clear directive to remove him – El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari gave them a directive to remove Yobe State Governor Mai Mala Buni as the chairman of the caretaker committee of the APC. El-Rufai who disclosed this on a

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Ukrainian president Zelensky has survived ‘more than a dozen assassination attempts’ with various suspected killers ‘liquidated’, Close adviser claims

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky has survived ‘more than a dozen assassination attempts’, one of his close advisers has claimed. Mikhail Podolyak, the head of the office for the President, has warned of Russian ‘sabotage groups’ entering Kyiv and attempting to

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Doctor tells court the findings made from a 13-year-old girl gangraped by seven men in Lagos

A medical doctor, Dr Mistura Shogunle has narrated before an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court how a 13-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by seven men in her neighbourhood. Tribune reports that Dr Shogunle gave the narration during the

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FG bans foreigners from buying agric produce directly from farmers

Foreigners and their representatives have been barred from purchasing agricultural produce directly from farmers in the country by the Federal Executive Council (FEC). With the new ban, only licensed and duly registered local buying agents can now buy farm produce

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35,000 Boko Haram members and families have surrendered – Borno Government

Borno State government has announced that more than 35,000 Boko Haram insurgents and their families have surrendered. Special adviser to the governor on security matters, Brigadier General AS Ishaq (rtd), confirmed this during a stakeholders’ dialogue on the reintegration of

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War in Ukraine: World Bank approves $723m financial package

The World Bank has approved $723m (£551m) in loans and grants for Ukraine, as the country fights against a Russian invasion. The bank said it is continuing to work on another $3bn package of support in the coming months for

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TCN blames Gencos for poor power supply

The Transmission Company of Nigeria has blamed the poor power supply witnessed across the country on the Generation Companies (GENCOS). In a statement released on Tuesday March 8, the TCN said there’s poor power supply in the country due to

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