Friday, 8th December 2023

Rapid Support Forces (RSF)

15 May
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sudan on Sunday condemned in strong terms the attack on worshipers by the rebel Rapid Support Forces (RSF), saying it grossly violated human rights and international law.
21 Apr
Nigeria has called for a ceasefire in the ongoing war in Sudan between the Sudanese army and the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF). A spokesperson for Nigeria's Foreign Affairs ministry, Francisca Omoyuli, in a statement, said the non-adherence to numerous international calls for a ceasefire, has made the plight of civilians in Sudan worse. Omoyuli…
20 Apr
Explosions and gunfire resounded in Sudan's capital Thursday as fighting between the forces of two rival generals showed no signs of abating ahead of festivities marking the end of Ramadan. Nearly 300 people have been killed since the fighting erupted Saturday between forces loyal to Sudan's army chief Abdel Fattah al-Burhan and his deputy, Mohamed…


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Amid controversies surrounding the gubernatorial election petition appeals in Kano, Plateau and Zamfara states, the North East Coalition of Women in Politics (NEWPol) and Arewa Awareness Group for Political Stability
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Yearly, no fewer than 40 million women risk experiencing a long-term health problem caused by childbirth, according to a new study published yesterday in The Lancet Global Health.
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The National Judicial Council on Thursday recommended the compulsory retirement of Osun State High Court judge, Justice S. O. Falola.
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The President of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), Prof. Benedict Oramah, has emerged the Forbes Africa magazine 2023 Person of The Year.
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The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has said payment of about N16.18 billion to depositors of 20 liquidated financial institutions has begun.
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To return its share of out-of-school children to the classrooms, Bauchi State Government, in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), has deployed hundreds of enumerators across the 20 local councils to ascertain the number of the kids affected.
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Director-General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Dr. Chinyere Almona, yesterday expressed concern over the continuous exit of companies from the Nigerian market, saying this is increasing unemployment and may affect investment from new players.
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Former Deputy National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Bode George, has lampooned those engaged in the controversy over the ownership of Lagos, describing it as a needless distraction.
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Former General Secretary of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Frank Kokori, is dead.