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  • Russia: 5 men convicted of murdering Putin critic Nemtsov

    A court on Thursday convicted five men of murdering Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, over two years after he was shot dead near the Kremlin. Nemtsov, one of President Vladimir Putin’s most vocal critics, was murdered in 2015 as he walked across a bridge in the heart of Moscow after dining with his girlfriend. Aged…

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  • UN Refugee Agency urges other countries to help Italy

    Italy should not be the only country taking in migrants, who have crossed the Mediterranean Sea, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said on Thursday, backing Rome’s call for burden-sharing. Earlier, Italy threatened to turn away foreign ships ran by Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) that carried rescued migrants unless other EU countries agreed to help. “Solutions cannot just…

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  • Int’l Widows’ Day: Ambode’s wife empowers 103 widows

    To celebrate the 2017 International Widows’ Day, wife of the Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode on Thursday empowered at least 103 widows across age category with financial assistance, equipment support and skills training programme, during an event organized by her foundation, Hope for Women in Nigeria Initiative, HOFOWEM, at Oregun, Ikeja. Empowerment materials distributed…

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  • Osinbajo approves appointments of INEC commissioners

    From: Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of Resident Electoral Commissioners. Director (Press) Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Bolaji Adebiyi, in a statement, said the  appointees have been confirmed by the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and therefore the appointments are with immediate…

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  • Admiral Ikoli for burial Friday

    From: Molly Kilete. Abuja The remains of Rear Admiral Teikumo Daniel Ikoli, who allegedly committed suicide in his home at Lagos, will be buried on Friday. Ikoli, who until his death was the Fleet Commander, Western Naval Command, was alleged to have taken his life, on Wednesday, April, 6, in his residence at No. 8B…

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  • Udom Emmanuel’s aide quits over ‘poor condition of service’

    FROM: JOE EFFIONG, UYO Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has lost one of his special assistants, Mr. Chris Okorie, who resigned, on Wednesday, citing poor condition of service. Okorie, a former chairman of Etim Ekpo Local Government Area, was appointed special assistant on electoral matters (Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District) by the governor on…

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  • UNILORIN student drowned in swimming pool

    A 200 level student of the Department of Arts Education, Faculty of Education, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Olaitan Bolaji Samsudeen, has reportedly drowned in an hotel’s swimming pool in Ilorin, Kwara state An eyewitness claimed Samsudden drowned at the Bekadims Hotel’s swimming pool, Oke Odo, Tanke, Ilorin on Sallah day. It was also gathered that…

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  • BREAKING: UK deports 28 Nigerians

    From:  Louis Ibah The government of the United Kingdom (UK), on Thursday, deported about 28 Nigerians for breaching their immigration laws. The deportees arrived nigeria via the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMlA) Lagos at about 12.13p.m on board a chartered Titanic Airways with registration number AWC-761/2. Spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command, DSP Joseph…

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  • Ambode’s wife laments widows’ plight in Nigeria

    …Empowers 103 with  equipment From: Moshood Adebayo Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has lamented the plights of widows in the country, calling for concerted efforts among individuals and corporate bodies to life them up. She spoke during an empowerment programme organised by  her pet project,  Hope For Women in Nigeria Initiative ((HOFOWEM,)…

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