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Alhaji Yahaya Bello

17 Jul 2023
Governor of Kogi, Alhaji Yahaya Bello on Monday commiserated with the Atta Igala, Alaji Matthew Ogwuche-akpa II, on the demise of his elder brother, Prince James Faruna-Opaluwa


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The German defence ministry on Saturday said it was checking whether a confidential videoconference on the Ukraine war had been wiretapped after a recording was posted on Russian social media.
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The mother of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny visited his grave on Saturday, a day after thousands of Russians had risked arrest to pay tribute to the anti-corruption campaigner at his funeral.
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Maj.-Gen. Mohammed Aminu-Abdullahi, Commandant, Depot Nigerian Army Zaria, said the school has enhanced the combat strength of 12,500 soldiers in the 2023 training year.
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Wife of the Anambra State Governor, Dr. Nonye Soludo, has distributed 326 fully equipped First Aid boxes to promote the study of life-saving skills, health and safety in primary schools in the state. Soludo distributed the boxes at the launch of Healthy Living Clubs in primary schools as well as the inauguration of Teacher Ambassadors,…
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The Nigeria Red Cross Society (NRCS) in Yobe, has trained stakeholders to enhance awareness creation on the symptoms and preventive tips to control Diphtheria.
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A federal judge in Florida held a hearing on Friday to set a date for Donald Trump's trial on charges of mishandling classified documents and said a July 8 start proposed by prosecutors was unlikely.
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In a groundbreaking development for Nollywood, Funke Akindele's cinematic masterpiece, 'A Tribe Called Judah,' has achieved unprecedented success by becoming the highest-grossing film in the Nigerian box office for 2023.
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The Ogun State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board says it will begin a two-day medical test for 2024 intending Muslim pilgrims between March 5 and 7. This is contained in a statement signed by the Board’s Executive Secretary, Alhaji Salau Dauda, and issued to Newsmen in Abeokuta on Saturday. Dauda said that the exercise would take…
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President Joe Biden said Friday that the United States would start to deliver relief supplies from the air into Gaza, a day after the deaths of more than 100 Palestinians at an aid convoy.
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The African Union chief Moussa Faki Mahamat on Saturday accused Israel of "the mass killing of Palestinians" and urged an international probe after dozens died following a rush on an aid convoy.