By D. D. Onu
14 July 2020 | 3:03 am
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Flash floods triggered by heavy rains killed at least 29 people and destroyed scores of homes in eastern Afghanistan, officials said Monday. Scores of Afghans die every year in torrential downpours, particularly in impoverished rural areas where poorly built homes are at risk of collapse. Heavy rains over the past 24 hours lashed Parwan, Kapisa…
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President Vladimir Putin on Monday promoted Russian weapons to his foreign allies, saying they had all been tested on the field of battle.
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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has secured the conviction of a former Plateau state senior staff of the National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI), Muhammad Nasir Ambursa, over offences bordering on forgery and false statements. The prosecution counsel told the court that Ambursa had retired from the National Judicial Institute (NJI),…
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The Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) says it is throwing its weight behind All Progressives Congress (APC) and its presidential candidate, Sen. Bola Tinubu in the 2023 general elections.
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The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) has attributed the low level of tax compliance in the country to the trust deficit between citizens and government, among other factors.