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Abubakar Malami: Why I advised President Buhari to stop Bello Adoke’s Malabu oil trial

He said the letter was to provide options to the government on how to improve on the revenue generation of the government through negotiating the resumption of production in the oil field.

NAPTIP arraigns housewife for allegedly dipping hands of stepson in hot water

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has arraigned the controversial 30-year-old housewife, Khadija Yahaya, for allegedly dipping the two hands of a two-year old boy, Abubakar Yahaya, into boiling water, thereby causing him serious harm.

Nothing can stop Anambra Central rerun election – Victor Umeh

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, cannot for any reason stop the Anambra Central rerun election it has fixed for January 13, 2018, former National Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Victor Umeh, has said.

Justice Ademola’s resignation, an afterthought – NJC

The National Judicial Council said on Thursday that it had recommended Justices Adeniyi Ademola and Segun Tokode, both of the Federal High Court for compulsory retirement over acts of misconduct.

Police arraign ex-President Jonathan’s nephew for shooting man at festival

The police in Bayelsa State have dragged Mr. Oguanisi Akpufu, a nephew to former President Goodluck Jonathan, to the Magistrate’s court at Kolo in Ogbia Local Government Area of the state.

Kenyan police say four people killed during opposition demonstrations in two weeks

Kenya’s police said on Friday that four people had died as result of police intervention during opposition protests in the past two weeks, amid concerns violence will break out in the October 26 repeat presidential vote.

Kenya opposition protests as electoral body mulls next step

Supporters of Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga took to the streets Wednesday as poll officials mull their next move after his withdrawal from a presidential election plunged the country into uncharted waters.

Lawyer asks court to declare businesses done under ‘State of Osun’ illegal

An Osun based lawyer and human rights activist, Barrister Kanmi Ajibola, insisted on Monday, August 14, 2017 that “State of Osun” is not the same thing as “Osun State” going by the provisions of the 1999 constitution.

Australia to hold postal vote to decide on same-sex marriage law

Australia will hold a non-compulsory postal vote on legalizing same-sex marriage if a second bid to win political support for a national ballot fails, a minister said on Monday.

Thousands attend Gay Pride in Jerusalem

Thousands of revellers attended Jerusalem's Gay Pride parade under police protection on Thursday, bringing the rainbow flag to the traditionally conservative city.

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