Wednesday, 21st February 2024


27 Jan
Tobi Amusan has added the African indoor record to her rich collections of track and field records after the 26-year-old broke Glory Alozie's 7.82 best at the opening leg of the 2024 World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold in Astana, Kazakhstan, on Saturday. The reigning world 100m hurdles record holder at 12.12 first showed flashes of…
27 Mar 2023
Kazakhstan's ruling party secured nearly two-thirds of seats in the Central Asian country's parliament, according to final election results published Monday.
25 Feb 2023
Russian ally Kazakhstan expressed support on Saturday for a Chinese initiative to resolve the conflict in Ukraine, days ahead of a visit by the US Secretary of State.


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The German government slashed its growth forecast for 2024 on Wednesday, warning that Europe's largest economy was in "difficult waters" as it faced a series of headwinds.
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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price of a litre of kerosene dropped from N1,362.27 in December 2023 to N1,329.53 in January 2024.
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A former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, has threatened legal action against the senate president, Godswill Akpabio, for alleged defamation of character.
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A governorship aspirant on the platform of the Labour Party (LP), Martins Okoukoni on Wednesday said he has withdrawn from the Edo governorship race and would not be participating in the LP primaries scheduled for Friday, February 23rd. Okoukoni made this known in a letter of withdrawal he signed and addressed to Barrister Julius Abure,…
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Nigeria Customs Service says it is determined to intensify efforts to curtail the menace of illegal exportation of Nigeria’s grains to other African countries, to ensure adequate food security for citizens.
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Adult film star Kagney Linn Karter, aged 36, has tragically passed away by suicide in her residence as reported by a GoFundMe page created by friends on behalf of Kagney's mother to fund her funeral. Kagney’s friends Rachel and Megan revealed that despite Kagney’s numerous accomplishments and talents, she had been dealing with mental health…
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The Department of State Services (DSS) has revealed that there are plans by certain elements to use the planned protest by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) to cause crisis in the country. Last Friday, the NLC announced that it would hold a two-day nationwide protest over the hardship being experienced by Nigerians. NLC President, Joe…
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The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the privatisation and concession of federal government silos across the country.
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared Leno Adesanya, promoter of Sunrise Power and Transmission Limited, wanted in connection with an alleged "conspiracy and corrupt offer to public officers" related to the $6 billion Mambilla hydropower contract.
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The Nigerian government should address "arbitrary and ever-increasing" customs duties, as they are crippling businesses and posing danger to the economy, Peter Obi said.