Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger has inaugurated the N779million Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC) 160 housing units for flood victims
Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, has congratulated the President-elect, Bola Tinubu, his Vice-elect, Kashim Shetima, and other National Assembly members, elected under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC).
The Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Bello, has expressed optimism that the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the state, Muhammed Bago, would emerge victorious at the poll.
South Africa: African Development Bank approves $1 billion guarantee from the United Kingdom to support SA’s Just Energy Transition
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Kusile power station in South Africa ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, 11 December 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved a $1 billion guarantee program in collaboration with the UK Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), which will allow the Bank to increase its lending capacity in support of South Africa’s…
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Fossil Fuel Phase Out Protest at COP 28 DUBAI, UAE, December 11, 2023 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- As COP28 resumes for a second week, negotiators will be faced with answering the call for a commitment to a Fossil Fuel Phase Out in Dubai. Never before have we heard so many voices, coming from so many directions…
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Police in Enugu State recovered locally-fabricated arms and ammunition from criminals in the last two weeks.
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Seven students of the Federal University of Lafia (FULAFIA) in Nasarawa State, who were kidnapped four days ago, have been freed. President of the Student Representative Council, Ibrahim Ogabo, confirmed the release in a phone conversation with Channels Television. The students were released on Sunday evening through the joint efforts of the military and other…
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Hundreds of South African gold miners who were blockaded underground for more than four days started returning to the surface on Monday, AFP reporters saw
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France's powerful Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin has indicated he is no longer interested in running for the presidency in 2027, saying that former prime minister Edouard Philippe is best placed to succeed Emmanuel Macron.
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The UN mission in Mali officially ended a 10-year deployment in the country on Monday, its spokesperson said, in a pullout ordered by Mali's military leaders. The mission, known as MINUSMA, lowered the United Nations flag on its headquarters in the capital Bamako, its spokesperson Fatoumata Kaba told AFP. The symbolic ceremony marks the official…
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The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has sacked five of its officials for corruption and reprimanded two for absence from duty posts without leave. The decision on the seven indicted LASTMA officials was taken on Friday, 8th of December, 2023 at Oshodi, Lagos. LASTMA spokesperson Adebayo Taofiq in a statement said every recommendation made…