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26 Oct 2023
Member of House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Bamisile, has lamented the deplorable state of federal roads in the South West region of the country, and called for their total overhaul.
12 Sep 2023
Speaker of state Houses of Assembly in the South West region gathered, yesterday, at the Lagos State House of Assembly for discussions aimed at the progress of the zone. The gathering came a few days before the Abuja meeting of the Conference of Speakers of state legislature in Nigeria, where a national chairman is billed to…


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President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointments of no fewer than 555 individuals to serve as Pro-Chancellors/Chairmen and members of Governing Boards for 111 federal universities, polytechnics, and colleges of education across Nigeria. The decision follows President Tinubu’s approval of a list of nominees selected by the Ministry of Education, an advertorial signed by the…
28 mins ago
The Israeli military said on Saturday it killed a senior Palestinian militant during an air strike on an "operations centre" in the occupied West Bank city of Jenin.
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North Korea has test-fired a tactical ballistic missile equipped with a "new autonomous navigation system", state media said Saturday, with leader Kim Jong Un vowing to boost the country's nuclear force.
1 hour ago
LGBTQ groups protested Friday outside Peru's health ministry after the government issued a decree listing transsexualism as a mental disorder.
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The death toll from severe weather that lashed the Texas city of Houslton has risen to seven, authorities said Friday.
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The North East Governors Forum (NEGF) has stated that the Federal Government is not considering the region in the national infrastructure plan despite its consistent appeals to develop the region for economic viability. The governors expressed concern over "the seeming neglect of the Northeast in the allocation of Federal Government Capital Projects." The governors made…
1 hour ago
The presidents of Mexico and Guatemala agreed Friday to boost cooperation on security, infrastructure and economic development to address the causes of migration.
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Music streaming giant Spotify has been sued in a US federal court for allegedly underpaying songwriters, composers and publishers by tens of millions of dollars. The lawsuit against Spotify USA was filed in New York on Thursday by the Mechanical Licensing Collective (MLC), a non-profit that collects and distributes royalties owed from music streaming services.…
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Top-ranked Scottie Scheffler shook off a morning arrest Friday to fire a five-under par 66 and keep himself in the hunt at the darkness-halted PGA Championship, trailing leader Xander Schauffele by three strokes.
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A statement credited to the director general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been deemed fabricated. Okonjo-Iweala, a former Nigerian finance minister, said the statement circulated with her name was 'manufactured'. The WTO chief was alleged to have claimed to have sold a ‘bait’ to foreign investors to subscribe to the economic…