Saturday, 2nd December 2023

Eagle Square

26 May
The Federal Government has ordered that movements around Eagle Square in Abuja will be restricted from Friday to Tuesday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Bola Tinubu. The inauguration parade for Tinubu and his vice-president-elect, Kashim Shettima, will take place on Monday, May 29 at Eagle Square. In the weeks leading up to the inauguration…
19 May
With barely 10 days to the inauguration of the President-elect, Bola Tinubu, on May 29, the Presidential Transition Council (PTC), yesterday, unveiled programme of events for the handover ceremony, while assuring Nigerians and the global community of President Muhammadu Buhari’s commitment...
21 Apr
Gani Fawehinmi Memorial Organisation (GAFAMOG), yesterday, reiterated its call for the naming of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the Eagle Square after late jurist, Gani Fawehinmi.


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Prosecutors in Honduras said Friday they had requested an arrest warrant for a new suspect in the 2016 murder of renowned environmentalist Berta Caceres.
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North Korea warned Saturday it would "destroy" US spy satellites if Washington tries "any attack" on its space asset, after Pyongyang launched its first military eye in the sky last week.
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The Minister of Information and National Orientation, Alhaji Mohammed Idris, says the usage of obsolete equipment for broadcasting by FRCN and NTA is unacceptable
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The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mr Nyesom Wike, has reiterated the FCT Administration’s commitment to nurture and support talent for sustainable economic growth and development in the FCT. Wike stated this at the opening of the 13th edition of Zuma Film Festival (ZFF), in Abuja on Friday. The festival, which would hold…
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When Canada accused India of killing a citizen on its soil, New Delhi dismissed the allegations as "absurd". Relations plunged and diplomats were expelled.
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Myanmar pro-democracy fighters in a battered pickup truck drive past abandoned and bombed-out houses in the eastern city of Loikaw, on their way to the front lines of the battle to capture their first state capital from the junta.
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Israel carried out deadly bombardments in Gaza for a second day on Saturday after a week-long truce with Hamas collapsed despite international calls for an extension.
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Afrobeat singer Davido has been honoured as an outstanding Georgian citizen, having been presented the award at the Georgian general assembly. The musician posted on his “X” account formerly recognised as Twitter, “This morning I attended the U.S state of Georgia General assembly meeting with the Georgia House of Representatives and Georgia state senate to…
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Kogi State Commissioner of Police, CP Bethrand C. Onuoha, has ordered for a thorough investigation into the attack on the residence of the Kogi State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr. Gabriel Longpet, in the early hours of yesterday.
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Stakeholders have begun to worry about the paltry 12.5 per cent allocation for both health and education in the 2024 Appropriation Bill, predicting that the social sector of the economy may suffer acute funding in the coming years...