Tuesday, 27th February 2024
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1 Dec
A 59-year-old man was executed in the US state of Oklahoma on Thursday for a double murder that he claimed was committed in self-defence. Phillip Hancock was put to death by lethal injection at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester, a spokeswoman for the Oklahoma Department of Corrections said. The Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board…


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Senegal's President Macky Sall has proposed a general amnesty bill for political protesters arrested since 2021, as he holds talks to end fresh turmoil over delayed elections.
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No street protest was held on Tuesday in Enugu State by the members of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and other affiliated unions over the high cost of living, inflation, insecurity, and hardship in the country. The workers had planned to march on the streets of Enugu State in line with the directives from the…
19 mins ago
Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni's hard-right government on Tuesday suffered its first electoral setback since taking office, as the centre-left opposition gained a narrow victory in a regional vote in Sardinia.
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Nigerian singer Adekunle Gold has publicly revealed his battle with sickle cell anemia and offered words of encouragement to others living with the condition. Adekunle Gold, known for his soulful music, surprised fans by dedicating his song "5 Star" to individuals battling sickle cell disease. Before launching into the performance, he addressed the audience, sharing:…
31 mins ago
The New Bayern Munich sporting director Max Eberl said Tuesday that his previous attempt to sign Xabi Alonso for Borussia Moenchengladbach does not necessarily mean the German champions will target the Spaniard.
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Bauchi State Police Command has arrested one Ahmed Mohammed, a resident of Borno State who allegedly stole a car in a bid to pay for an accommodation for his estranged wife after re-marrying her. A Police statement on Tuesday by the public relations officer, Ahmed Wakil, said that the Command got credible information on 24th…
47 mins ago
The Bauchi State government has said that the sum of N396,963,000 has been approved to settle the payment of external examinations for 14,170 students in public schools. Speaking with the journalists in her office, the Commissioner of Education, Dr. Jamila Dahiru said that the payment is an annual exercise to ease the burden on the…
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Nigerian fuji singer Pasuma has revealed his upcoming marriage plans at the age of 55, after fathering 10 children. Pasuma revealed his intentions during an exclusive interview with Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo, following the one-year remembrance of his late mother, Alhaja Adijat Kuburat, who passed away in April last year. Asked about his marriage plans,…
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The international friendly game between world champions Argentina and Nigeria's Super Eagles billed for March 26 in Los Angeles, USA, has been called off. According to BBC sports journalist, Oluwashina Okeleji, the game was called off due to the short time to process visas for the Nigerian delegation. Okeleji said the US promoters for the…
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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced the sale of foreign exchange to eligible Bureau De Change (BDC) operators. CBN's Director of Trade and Exchange Department, Dr. Hassan Mahmud, in a statement said the bank has observed "continued price distortions at the retail end of the market, which is feeding into the parallel market…