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Nigeria Petitions CNN Over #EndSARS Report
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Nigeria Petitions CNN Over #EndSARS Report

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Monday petitioned the Cable News Network (CNN), demanding “an immediate and exhaustive investigation into its report on the Lekki Toll Gate incident. The petition threatened to take legal action and urged the network to determine its authenticity and conformity to basic standards of journalism. In the petition addressed to Mr Jonathan Hawkins VP, Communications, CNN Centre Atlanta, Georgia U.S, the government said if the international media organisation failed to carry out its demand, it will “take any action within its laws’’ to prevent CNN from aggravating the #EndSARS crisis. The petition dated Nov. 23 and personally signed by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in...
Sanwo-Olu Meets Buhari, Presents Report On Lagos Destruction
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Sanwo-Olu Meets Buhari, Presents Report On Lagos Destruction

Governor @jidesanwoolu today, presented the report of the recent coordinated arson in Lagos State to President Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. In the report were the images of public and private assets destroyed in the violence sparked by the hijack of #EndSARS protest.
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90 year old Widow allegedly gang-raped by two men after they stormed her house at night

A 90-year-old widow in India was allegedly gang-raped by two men who stormed into her house at night, a new report by the Times of India has revealed.   According to the report, two men came into her house at night on October 24 and sexually attacked the yet to be named woman.   The elderly woman said they left her "almost half-dead" after the attack.   After she regained her senses the next morning she told her neighbour.   She went to hospital and had medical tests after the attack in the Kanchanpur area in the country's North Tripura district.     The family of the 90-year-old woman took her to a police station and lodged a report against Anjan Nama, 35, and another unidentified man.   Speaking to reporters, t...
How is it so easy to arrest about 500 looters without panels but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years? Singer Bez asks
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How is it so easy to arrest about 500 looters without panels but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years? Singer Bez asks

Nigerian singer Bez has reacted to report of security operatives arresting looters who vandalized properties across the country.   The singer in a tweet he shared wondered how it is so easy to find and arrest about ''500 looters'' without panels of investigation in hours, but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years.   Bez tweeted;   How is it so easy to find, and arrest about 500 looters without panels of investigation in hours, but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years?  
Juventus Report Losses Of 89.7m Euros
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Juventus Report Losses Of 89.7m Euros

  Club president Andrea Agnelli chaired the Ordinary Shareholders’ Meeting in Turin through video conference because of the coronavirus pandemic. And the nine-time reigning Serie A champions reported a deficit which included the 39.9m euro shortfall from the previous financial year. “The Ordinary Shareholders’ Meeting approved the financial statements as of 30 June 2020, reporting a loss of 89.7 million euros (compared to a loss of 39.9 million euros in 2018/2019), which was covered by using the share premium reserve,” Juventus said in a statement. The Turin giants also announced a new organizational structure with Federico Cherubini taking over as a new football director. Juventus’ “new organizational structure envisages the concentration of the club’s activities in tw...
IGP Sets Up New Unit, Orders all Ex-SARS Operatives To Report To Force HQ
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IGP Sets Up New Unit, Orders all Ex-SARS Operatives To Report To Force HQ

PRESS RELEASE IGP ORDERS ALL DEFUNCT SARS PERSONNEL TO REPORT AT THE FORCE HEADQUARTERS FOR DEBRIEFING, PSYCHOLOGICAL AND MEDICAL EXAMINATION • New Tactical Team to Commence Training Next Week The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu, NPM, mni has, today, 13th October, 2020, in accordance with Section 18 (10) of the Police Act 2020, ordered all personnel of the defunct SARS to report at the Force Headquarters, Abuja for debriefing, psychological and medical examination. The officers are expected to undergo this process as a prelude to further training and reorientation before being redeployed into mainstream policing duties. The medical examination will be carried out by the newly set-up Police Counselling and Support Unit (PCSU), a Unit, which henceforth shall engage in...
Atiku Reacts, Dismisses US Surveillance Report
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Atiku Reacts, Dismisses US Surveillance Report

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has denied reports that he and some members of his family are under the United States of America watchlist, describing same as “recycled false allegations.” Media reports surfaced on Monday to the effect that the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, FinCEN, an agency of the United States Department of Treasury, has flagged some transactions linked to the top politician as suspicious, in its surveillance of money movements within the international system. Reacting to the media report, the 2019 Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in a statement signed by his media aide, Paul Ibe, said neither him nor any member of his family has breached any law, locally or internationally. The statement reads: “My attention has bee...
Report reveals Kanye West has spent $6.8 million on his Presidential campaign so far
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Report reveals Kanye West has spent $6.8 million on his Presidential campaign so far

  It has been revealed that Kanye West has spent $6.8 million on his Presidential campaign so far, despite failing to file paperwork in time to get his name on the ballots in several states. The Billionaire rapper, 43, whose political party is called The Birthday Party, has only made the ballot in 10 states, including Colorado, Iowa, and Minnesota, according to CNN. West’s campaign finance report, filed to the Federal Election Commission on Friday, reported bringing in a total of $6.8 million between July 15 and Aug. 31. The campaign raised $11,472 in contributions from eight donors that gave between $200 and $1,000 and smaller donors who gave under $200 during that time, the report shows. The report also shows that the campaign spent a total of $5.9 million during ...
Lionel Messi To Report To Barcelona Training Tomorrow
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Lionel Messi To Report To Barcelona Training Tomorrow

Lionel Messi has reportedly been advised to continue attending Barcelona training for the foreseeable future. Earlier this week, Messi informed club officials that he wishes to leave Camp Nou this summer, allegedly citing a free transfer clause in his contract. However, with that option having expired on June 10, Barcelona will rebuff any attempts from the 33-year-old to depart the club without a fee being involved. Although negotiations regarding an exit are likely to be prolonged, TyC Sports suggests that Messi has been told to continue with business as normal. The Argentine's legal representatives are said to be wanting the forward to turn up at training on Monday in a bid to avoid handing Barcelona any leverage behind the scenes. Messi, who has less than 12 months on his...
Taraba Yet To Report Death From COVID-19 – NCDC
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Taraba Yet To Report Death From COVID-19 – NCDC

Despite the rising number of COVID-19 infections in Nigeria with 878 deaths, Taraba is the only state in the country yet to record a single fatality from the virus. Data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) as of Saturday, August 1st, 2020, indicated that the West Africa country’s COVID-19 infections now stand at 43, 537. Taraba, so far, have 54 cases of the virus, out of which 11 have been discharged, 43 persons on admission but no death reported. Nigeria’s COVID-19 epicentre, Lagos has reported 192 deaths from 15,043 cases, the highest number of fatality in the country. All Clear?On May 17th, Taraba state discharged all 17 active cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) receiving treatment after they tested negative twice.Governor Darius Ishaku confirmed this to rep...
LASTMA Reacts to Video of their Staff Counting Money allegedly Extorted From Road Users
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LASTMA Reacts to Video of their Staff Counting Money allegedly Extorted From Road Users

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has reacted to the viral video showing their staff counting money allegedly extorted from road users. In the video, one female LASTMA staff is seen holding the money before handing it over to another female staff to count. The man who shared the video said it was a male staff named Officer Hunpegan that asked them to pay 50,000 Naira before they'll be released. He then gave the money to his assistants to count before leaving the office (read here). Reacting to the video, LASTMA said they are carrying out an investigation. They tweeted: "Our attention has been drawn to the recent video making rounds about extortion from our officers. The Agency has taken note of this even as investigation has commenced. The officers involved...
China Struggles To Block EU’s Report Alleging That Beijing Was Spreading Disinformation About COVID-19 Outbreak
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China Struggles To Block EU’s Report Alleging That Beijing Was Spreading Disinformation About COVID-19 Outbreak

China struggled to block a European Union report alleging that Beijing was spreading disinformation about the coronavirus outbreak, according to four sources and diplomatic correspondence reviewed by Reuters. The report was eventually released, albeit just before the start of the weekend Europe time and with some criticism of the Chinese government rearranged or removed, a sign of the balancing act Brussels is trying to pull off as the coronavirus outbreak scrambles international relations. The Chinese Mission to the EU was not immediately available for comment and China’s Foreign Ministry did not immediately respond to faxed questions about the exchange. An EU spokeswoman said “we never comment on content or alleged content of internal diplomatic contacts and communication with...
Italy Posts Best Coronavirus Report In 3weeks
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Italy Posts Best Coronavirus Report In 3weeks

Italy on Sunday announced 431 coronavirus deaths. It was the smallest overnight increase in the country since 19 March. Then it announced 429 fatalities. Angelo Borrelli, the head of the National Civil Protection Department said COVID-19 fatalities stand at 19,899. The confirmed coronavirus cases in the country rose by 4,092 and now stand at 156,363. Globally, as of Sunday, confirmed coronavirus cases topped 1.8m, while the death toll surpassed 112,000. .
Why We Opened Border For Returnees – Aregbesola Defends Himself After Report Of Abidjan Returnees Worsening Coronavirus Crisis In Osun
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Why We Opened Border For Returnees – Aregbesola Defends Himself After Report Of Abidjan Returnees Worsening Coronavirus Crisis In Osun

Former Governor of Osun State and Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola has revealed why the border was opened for returnees despite a Presidential directive. Recall it was reported few days ago that the number of Coronavirus confirmed cases in Osun State increased from 2 to 14, after 12 persons tested positive in two days. The 12 confirmed cases were among the 127 people that came into the state from Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on Saturday, March 28. Aregbesola however defended opening of the Nigerian borders for returnees while answering questions from journalists at the Presidential Taskforce briefing on Thursday April 2. The Minister stated that every citizen has the right to return to his fatherland “at any time”, and further added that it is embarassing to deny citizens entry...
Juventus midfielder Matuidi signs contract extension through to 2021
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Juventus midfielder Matuidi signs contract extension through to 2021

The 32-year-old was set to become a free agent after the current season but has now extended his stay in Turin Juventus midfielder Blaise Matuidi has signed a contract extension with the Serie A side through to June 2021. The 32-year-old's contract was set to expire at the end of the 2019-20 season, but he has been rewarded for another strong campaign with a one-year renewal. In fact, according to the club's half-year report that was recently released, Matuidi signed his contract extension back on February 14, though it had not been announced publicly.
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NCDC Records Four New Coronavirus Cases; Total Cases Rise To 139

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday night, confirmed four new cases of coronavirus in the country. As of the time of filing in this report, there are 139 confirmed cases with nine discharged while two deaths have been recorded in the country. With the increase in the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases, Lagos now has 82 reported while the FCT has 28. The Agency tweeted: “Four new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 3 in the FCT and 1 in Lagos,” NCDC tweeted. “As at 08:00 pm 31st March there are 139 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Nine have been discharged with two deaths.” Four new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 3 in the FCT and 1 in Lagos As at 08:00 pm 31st March there are 139 confirmed cases of #COVID...
Governor Akeredolu Visits Akure Explosion Site, Gives Report Of Event (Photos)
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Governor Akeredolu Visits Akure Explosion Site, Gives Report Of Event (Photos)

In less than 9hours, Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN has visited the site of the Explosion that happened in Akure, the state capital for assessment. The Governor gave report of the event via his twitter handle after he was briefed by the security chiefs. In his tweets: "I have been briefed by the security chiefs that in the early hours of Saturday March 28th, a vehicle in a convoy transporting explosives to a storage facility in a neighbouring state developed a fault while in transit along the Akure Owo Road about 2km from the Akure Airport." "Security personnel and other individuals transporting the ordinances noticed smoke from the vehicle. After several attempts to extinguish the resulting fire failed, the vehicle and its consignment ignited causing ...
Senate Confirms Captain Nuhu as Director-General of NCAA
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Senate Confirms Captain Nuhu as Director-General of NCAA

The nomination of Captain Musa Shuaibu Nuhu as the Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), has been confirmed by the Nigerian Senate. Nuhu was confirmed by the Nigerian Senate on Tuesday February 18, following a report from the Senate Committee on Aviation which screened him. The committee’s chairman, Senator Smart Adeyemi (Kogi West) who presented the report said the nominee has the prerequisite knowledge and there was no petition against his nomination.
If Your Spouse Becomes Unreachable On Valentine’s Day, Don’t Report To The Police Yet – Dolapo Badmus
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If Your Spouse Becomes Unreachable On Valentine’s Day, Don’t Report To The Police Yet – Dolapo Badmus

CSP Dolapo Badmus has advised lovers on what to do in case their spouse becomes unreachable on Valentine’s Day. With February 14 just a day away, the celebrity policewoman took to Twitter to express believe that many people will go missing but not in the usual manner. She, however, advised that such cases shouldn’t be reported till after 24 to 48 hours. Dolapo Badmus tweeted: “Tomorrow 14th, phones may be unreachable, WhatsApp messages may not be answered! All efforts may seem proved abortive in reaching your partner! Dear people, there might be no course for alarm! kindly wait for 24 to 48hours before reporting case of a missing person. Happy val y’all. “  
IPPIS Operators Manipulating Platform – Audit Report
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IPPIS Operators Manipulating Platform – Audit Report

A performance audit that was conducted by Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation has revealed that operators of the federal government-owned Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) still have access to the backend of the platform that gives them the leeway to manipulate the system at will. Former auditor-general of the Federation, Mr Ukura Tyonongo said the good intention of government for introducing the integrated payroll system has been defeated (while government is unaware) by the operators. “The intention of government was good but the operators messed it up,” the immediate past AuGF said in an exclusive chart with our correspondent. According to the specialised audit, “some contractors from Soft Alliance Ltd have access to the database and the abil...
ThisDay Suspends Staff Over Oyedepo US Visa Report
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ThisDay Suspends Staff Over Oyedepo US Visa Report

THISDAY Newspaper said it has suspended two of its editors over a report about general overseer of Living Faith Church Bishop David Oyedepo which turned out to be false. “The management of THISDAY Newspapers Limited has suspended two of its deputy editors, Mr. Yemi Ajayi and Mr. Olawale Olaleye, over the story: “Drama as US Embassy Denies Bishop Oyedepo Visa,” published last Friday,” ThisDay said in a statement on Tuesday. “The story, which claimed that Bishop Oyedepo was denied visa by the US Embassy, was subsequently refuted by the embassy to be false.” The report published and later deleted on THISDAY website early on Friday claimed the embassy denied the pastor visa renewal. The reports claimed that while the embassy did not give any other reason for the now fictitious ...
See Moment Cardi B’s Husband, Offset Was Arrested Following Report Of Gun Possession At A Shopping Centre
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See Moment Cardi B’s Husband, Offset Was Arrested Following Report Of Gun Possession At A Shopping Centre

Migos rapper, Offset was arrested and detained by cops following a report of a person with a gun at an L.A. shopping center. He was eventually released hours later. According to TMZ, law enforcement sources said a call came in just before 8 PM on Wednesday, January 29, of a person with a gun inside the parking structure at The Grove shopping center. The person who had the weapon allegedly fled the scene, and Offset and members of his entourage were detained by police officers and an investigation began. In video shared online, Offset who is rapper, Cardi B’s husband, can be seen in a yellow hoodie being pushed against a wall by an officer who then proceeded to place him in handcuffs. Afterwards, Offset and 3 others were taken to the station for further questioning. Law enfo...
Report Reveals Saudi Crown Prince, Bin Salman Hacked Washington Post Owner, Jeff Bezos’ Phone 5 Months Before Khashoggi Murder
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Report Reveals Saudi Crown Prince, Bin Salman Hacked Washington Post Owner, Jeff Bezos’ Phone 5 Months Before Khashoggi Murder

The Saudi Arabian government has denied hacking the phone of Jeff Bezos, owner of Amazon and Washington Post, after a private investigation set up by Bezos last year proved with almost certainty that Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman was responsible for the hack.   According to the bombshell investigation results, first released by The Guardian, forensic digital analysis concluded that Bezos' phone was compromised after Bezos received a malicious video file from a phone number used by Mohammed bin Salman, and immediately "large amounts of data" were extracted from Bezos' phone within hours. The National Enquirer, a US tabloid, weeks later gained access to private texts Bezos exchanged with a woman named Lauren Sanchez, with whom he was having an extramarital affair. After ...
Opay Risks Ban As Report Finds Them Guilty Of Offering “Crazy Loans”
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Opay Risks Ban As Report Finds Them Guilty Of Offering “Crazy Loans”

A new report by Hidenburg Research has put Opera’s loan apps under scrutiny for allegedly offering predatory loans to its customers in Nigeria, Kenya, and India. The report indicated that Opera is offering predatory loans that come with deceptive descriptions. The research report also points out the outrageously high annual percentage rate (APR) rates (up to 438% in the case of OPesa) as opposed to the maximum annual percentage rate (APR) of about 33% or less the apps claim to offer. If this report is anything to go by, Opay could be violating Google Play Store policies as Google has fought predatory loans for a while, but now it’s taking that fight to its app store. According to The Wall Street Journal, Google recently banned Play Store apps with “deceptive or harmful” personal l...
Air Force Strike Kills Borko Haram Millitants In Borno
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Air Force Strike Kills Borko Haram Millitants In Borno

Several Boko Haram fighters have been killed and structures in their camp in the Sambisa forest area of Borno State destroyed in air strikes conducted by the Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE. According to a statement by the Spokesman for the Nigerian Air Force, the mission was executed to mark the commencement of Operation RATTLE SNAKE 2, an Air Operation aimed at taking out some identified insurgent camps and logistics facilities. The attack was based on credible intelligence reports indicating that the terrorists had resumed using the once abandoned settlement as a stage point from where they launch attacks against ground troops.
Man reports Oando Filling station over alleged N50 stamp duty
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Man reports Oando Filling station over alleged N50 stamp duty

A twitter user has called out Oando filling station for its alleged continuous demand of N50 stamp duty. He called them out sharing the alleged receipt of the transaction. Lol, we love people that know how to make use of social media. Eze Amalu tweeted; ''Lemme report an @Oando_PLC filling station to @fccpcnigeria. They have refused to stop collecting N50 stamp duty from POS use despite @cenbank directive. Meanwhile @SPARNigeria are the law-abiding ones.''
Gbajabiamila Came Under Fire For Threatening To Report Service Chiefs To Buhari
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Gbajabiamila Came Under Fire For Threatening To Report Service Chiefs To Buhari

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has come under attack over his recent threat to report the service chiefs to President Muhammadu Buhari, for failing to honour an invitation to a meeting on security. Gbajabiamila gave the warning in Abuja on Wednesday when the management of the Bureau of Public Service Reforms led by the Director-General, Mr Dasuki Arabi, visited him. Reacting, however, the Arewa Citizens for Democracy (ACD) said the fact that Gbajabiamila could only threaten to report the service chiefs to President Buhari is an admission of his screaming incompetence. “He is aware that he does not possess the powers he attempted to exercise over the military,” AbdulGafar Usman, President of ACD said at a press conference on Sunday in Kaduna. ...
Xenophobic Attacks: We Won’t Report South Africa To UN – FG
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Xenophobic Attacks: We Won’t Report South Africa To UN – FG

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has said the Federal government won’t table the issue of xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa at the 74th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, United States of America. This is even as the minister said avenues are currently being explored to secure compensation for Nigerians whose businesses were attacked in South Africa. Onyeama who spoke ahead of Nigeria’s participation in the 74th UNGA, said the issue of migration will be discussed in the context of the United Nations Compact on Migration. Onyeama noted that migration is a global issue, adding that with regard to South Africa, the United Nations was not a forum to sort out the crisis that had just happened in South Africa. “We haven’t got to that...
Kehinde Adedipe: Rivers United suspend midfielder indefinitely
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Kehinde Adedipe: Rivers United suspend midfielder indefinitely

The club has stated their player has gone AWOL and is yet to resume preseason for the NPFL club Nigeria Professional Football League side, Rivers United have announced an indefinite suspension for one of their midfielders Kehinde Adedipe. In a statement on Tuesday, the club accused Adedipe of failing to report for preseason preparations ahead of the 2019/20 campaign. “Rivers United have placed attacking midfielder Kehinde Adedipe on indefinite suspension,” a part of the statement from the NPFL club read.
AC Milan confirm €35m Leao signing from Lille
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AC Milan confirm €35m Leao signing from Lille

The 20-year-old replaces Patrick Cutrone in the Rossoneri squad after spending just one season in Ligue 1 with Lille AC Milan have signed Rafael Leao from Lille for a reported €35 million (£32m/$39m) fee. The 20-year-old striker, who can also play on the wing, arrived in Italy on Wednesday to undergo a medical and subsequently signed a five-year deal with the Serie A side. The Rossoneri had been linked to the Portugal Under-21 international for weeks and reports suggested they would send Tiago Djalo to France as part of the deal, but the 19-year-old centre-back has not been included.
INEC Promises Free, Fair, Credible Elections At All Times
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INEC Promises Free, Fair, Credible Elections At All Times

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will ensure that free, fair and credible elections are conducted at all times. The commission disclosed this in a statement issued by the chief press secretary to INEC chairman, Rotimi Oyekanmi, while acknowledging the report on the 2019 general elections released on Tuesday, July 30, by the situation room. Oyekanmi said that INEC was determined to ensure that free, fair and credible elections were conducted at all times. The chief press secretary said though the report was yet to be shared, INEC would study the reports released by the national and international observers accredited for the polls. According to him, INEC is conscious of its responsibilities and expectations of all Nigerians. “In line with its commit...
Mustafi has had ‘no contact’ with Roma or any Serie A side over transfer, according to Arsenal defender’s father
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Mustafi has had ‘no contact’ with Roma or any Serie A side over transfer, according to Arsenal defender’s father

The Germany international has been linked with a move away from the Emirates this week, but his father and representative says it won't be to Italy Shkodran Mustafi’s father has poured cold water on reports linking the Arsenal defender with a summer transfer to Roma. Unai Emery is claimed to be trying to get rid of the Germany international, after three seasons in which he has consistently failed to impress at the Emirates. Mustafi, though, is reported to want to stay at the club, despite rumours linking him with a move to the Italian capital.
Manhunt after 16-year-old was raped by older man in wigwam at Edinburgh caravan park
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Manhunt after 16-year-old was raped by older man in wigwam at Edinburgh caravan park

A manhunt has been launched by detectives after a 16-year-old boy was raped by an older man in Wigwam, a popular camping and caravan park in Edinburgh, Scotland.   The rape victim disclosed that the incident occurred on Monday at Mortonhall Caravan and Camping Park, a four-star park just four miles from the city centre and also popular with families visiting Edinburgh.     Following the formal statement and a medical examination the 16-year-old boy underwent, the park was sealed-off with Scotland Police's scene of crime tape while the wooden glamping pod was examined by forensic experts.   'Police in Edinburgh are investigating a report of a serious sexual assault of a teenage male in the Mortonhall Caravan Park area on July 23. 'Enquiries are ...
Arsenal and St Etienne finalise Saliba agreement
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Arsenal and St Etienne finalise Saliba agreement

Arsenal have all but completed the signing of St Etienne defender William Saliba. That's according to Telefoot, which reports the two clubs are now putting the finishing touches on the deal. Arsenal will pay a flat €30m for Saliba and have agreed for the teen to remain with ASSE next season on-loan. Saliba has had an agreement with Arsenal over personal terms for some weeks. If all goes to plan, both clubs will announce the transfer early this week.  
Nigerian Muslims Kicks Against Nicki Minaj Performing In Saudi Arabia
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Nigerian Muslims Kicks Against Nicki Minaj Performing In Saudi Arabia

Some Nigerians on social media – particularly Muslims – have reacted to the reports that female rapper, Nicki Minaj will be performing at a music festival in Saudi Arabia. The report has sparked controversy among Muslim netizens as most of them feel such should never take place in the ultra-conservative kingdom because of the overly revealing outfits usually worn by Nicki Minaj when she performs. See how they’ve reacted below:-
President Buhari Receives Report Of State Financial Autonomy Panel
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President Buhari Receives Report Of State Financial Autonomy Panel

President Muhammadu Buhari has received the report of the Presidential Implementation Committee on the Financial Autonomy of State Legislature and State Judiciary. Mr Buhari met the committee on Tuesday around 12:30pm in his office. Former minister of justice and attorney general, Abubakar Malami, presented the report to the president. Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly matters (Senate), Ita Enang, was also at the meeting.
LASG Releases Hotlines To Report Any LASTMA Extortion And Harassment
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LASG Releases Hotlines To Report Any LASTMA Extortion And Harassment

The Lagos State Government is doing all it can to rid the state of corruption especially among its civil servants and so far, they are starting off with LASTMA. LASTMA officials have come under strong condemnation over their Extortion and Harassment especially how they willingly stopped drivers to harass and extort money from them. The Lagos State Government has listened to all complaints has released guidelines to report any LASTMA officials who either ask for a bribe, extort or harass anyone on the highway by using these numbers.
You Can Now Report Any Illegal Dump Site Directly To Lagos State Government
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You Can Now Report Any Illegal Dump Site Directly To Lagos State Government

Since Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu became the governor of Lagos State, he has stated that his government will have zero tolerance for traffic, lawbreakers and also to a dirty environment, this can be seen that he meant what he said as he has signed an executive order to effect this. Lagos has been battling with filths and dirty environment, it's so much that the LAWMA operators seem overwhelming, in its bid to achieve a cleaner city, The Lagos State Government has released a hotline to report anywhere you see dirt around your locality. According to a tweet seen by AutoReportNG, it says, Report update: If you find an illegal dump site in Lagos report it by tweeting at @LagosWaste. Send the pictures, location and any other necessary info to Lagos Waste Reporter on WhatsApp 07065565537. An...
Report of student visa ban for Nigerians is false — US Embassy
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Report of student visa ban for Nigerians is false — US Embassy

The United States Embassy in Nigeria has denied reports that the United States government has placed a ban on Student Visa for Nigerian students until further notice. The Embassy was reacting to a report that has since gone viral that the US had placed a ban on student visa. In a short statement released this morning via its official Facebook page, the Embassy wrote: “#FakeNews Alert! Be advised, reports of Student Visa ban for Nigerians is false. If you have seen such manufactured item on Facebook and Twitter or received it via WhatsApp, please communicate that it is false.”
49-Year-Old Sugar Mummy Dies During Sex With 29-Year-Old Lover Boy
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49-Year-Old Sugar Mummy Dies During Sex With 29-Year-Old Lover Boy

A 49-year old woman has met her untimely after having bouts of sex with her relatively younger partner who was said to be 29-years old in the Ashanti Region. The sad incident reportedly happened at Manso Nwiniso in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region. Details of the incident, as narrated by Abusua FM, said the late woman, Yaa Boamah was a mother of six who lost her husband the previous year. On Wednesday May 29, she brought home her bonking partner and later when the intercourse started, the children of the deceased said they heard their mother moaning after which they heard saying, ‘You are piercing me.’ Out of curiosity the children reportedly rushed to the room to see what was happening. According to reports, they found their weak mother sweating and coughing blood....
Abia Poly Student Stabs His Brother To Death Over N500 In Abia State
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Abia Poly Student Stabs His Brother To Death Over N500 In Abia State

A student of the Abia State Polytechnic, identified as Chisom aka Scot, has been apprehended after stabbing his brother, Joseph, to death over N500 in Aba, Abia State. According to reports, the suspect had gone to their mom’s shop, yesterday, and asked to be given N500, but the deceased told him to approach their mom for it. Chisom was said to have been annoyed by the response and left the shop angrily. However, when Joseph got home last night, the suspect prevented him from entering the house. A fight later broke out between them and at a point, Chisom brought out a knife with which he stabbed Joseph to death.
Emir Sanusi Is Supposed To Report To Local Government Chairman Not Me – Ganduje
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Emir Sanusi Is Supposed To Report To Local Government Chairman Not Me – Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has said that the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II is supposed to report to a local government chairman and not him. Ganduje who was reacting to the uproar trailing the creation of four new emirates from the Kano emirate council, said the splitting of the council was not a vendetta against Sanusi. “ So it is not vendetta, I am not against him, in fact he is supposed to be reporting to the local government chairman according to the constitution of the federal republic of Nigeria.” “ It is the local government chairman that is suppose to discuss issues with him not the governor. So this is celebrated by the people of Kano and we will make sure that the new Emirate council are effective in terms of developing Kano State,” he told Stat...
If You Are Bold Enough As Yahoo Boy, Report Yourself – Dolapo Badmus
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If You Are Bold Enough As Yahoo Boy, Report Yourself – Dolapo Badmus

CSP Dolapo Badmus has asked Internet fraudsters that are proud of their jobs to report themselves to the nearest police station. According to her, people should be proud of the job they do. She stated this in a post she shared on her IG page, She wrote Total war against internet fraud and fraudsters!!! If you are bold enough as Yahoo messenger? (Yahoo Yahoo) report yourself to the nearest police station! A job you can’t boldly come out to defend, continue to hide behind keypads but be rest assured anyday, anytime the law catches up with you...you will be served beans in prison! Illegality will not overrun our dear nation! ?? All Yahoo messengers, their family and solicitors should take note..#protectiveservice #irejectyahoobusiness #istandagainstyahooyahoo
Ibrahim Magu Asks Bankers To Report Any Money Laundering To EFCC
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Ibrahim Magu Asks Bankers To Report Any Money Laundering To EFCC

The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has called on bankers in Maiduguri, Borno State to ensure that they comply with the Money Laundering Act, and report to the anti-graft agency, any person(s) moving cash above the allowed threshold. Magu gave the charge on Monday, April 8, 2019 during an interactive session with the Chief Compliance Officers of banks. According to Magu, “Nobody should carry cash above the threshold of above N10 million for corporate organizations and N5 million for individuals; anything above the threshold must be routed through financial institutions.” Magu also emphasized the role of Non-Governmental Organizations, NGOs in the North-East stressing that the EFCC will in the near future, begin the profiling of suc...
Ethiopia Releases Report Into Fatal Boeing MAX 737 Crash, Blames Manufacturer
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Ethiopia Releases Report Into Fatal Boeing MAX 737 Crash, Blames Manufacturer

Both the government and the airline said the Ethiopian authorities preliminary report showed that the doomed jet’s crew followed the guidance provided by Boeing on how to fly the plane. They also used its flight control systems, heaping the blame largely on the manufacturer. “The March 10 crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 killed all 157 passengers and crew on the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet. “Data has shown significant similarities between the crash and the Lion Air disaster in October when the same model of the plane crashed soon after take-off. “All Boeing Max jets have been grounded worldwide as the investigations continue. “Ethiopian officials say the pilots followed instructions provided by Boeing. “Ethiopian Airlines says the initial report clearly showed its pilo...