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9 Mar 2019
The Borno State Police Command has uncovered plans by fake election observers to beat security personnel to perpetrate electoral frauds at today’s Governorship and State House of Assembly elections. Command spokesman, Edet Okon, in a statement in Maiduguri, yesterday, said; “The Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, warns that any person or group of persons who…
6 Mar 2019
Importation of raw materials continued on a steady rise in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2018, as plant and machinery importation drop according to the latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Although availability of foreign exchange to local producers has aided importation of raw materials, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), has…
17 Feb 2019
The Fulani community in parts of Kajuru Local Government Area, Kaduna State, have abandoned the area after an attack on Feb. 11, which left 66 of them, mostly women and children dead. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that what remained of the Rugar Fulani community were burnt houses, animals, motorcycles, kitchen utensils, as…
6 Jul 2018
The Niger government on Friday said it would spend over N2 billion on procurement of motorcycles for 10,000 primary and junior secondary school teachers, to facilitate their movement to hard-to-reach areas in the state.
16 Dec 2017
Saudi Arabian women will be able to drive trucks and motorcycles, officials have said three months after the kingdom announced a historic decision to end a ban on women driving. In September, King Salman issued a decree saying women will be able to drive from next June as part of an ambitious reform push in…


The General Authority for Civil Aviation (GACA) in Saudi Arabia has extended landing permits of Nigerian Hajj carriers from July 4 to July 6.
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Japan lodged a protest with China on Monday over a Chinese naval vessel sailing near disputed islands, a Japanese official said, as reports emerged of Russia also sending its own navy ship to the area.
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Lovebirds Big Sean and Jhené Aiko are set to become parents. The Grammy award-winning couple is expecting their first child together. The news of the couple's pregnancy was first broken by news outlet TMZ which first shared photos of Aiko wearing a maxi gray dress, spotting a baby bump with beau Big Sean right by…
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Markets swung Monday as traders fret over a possible recession caused by central bank interest rate hikes aimed at fighting soaring inflation.
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Uzbekistan's state prosecutor said on Monday that 18 people died during unrest in the autonomous Karakalpakstan region after protests erupted over planned constitutional changes affecting the territory's status last week. "In (the administrative centre) Nukus, 18 people died as a result of serious injuries received during massive disorders," Russian news agency Ria Novosti quoted Abror…