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Dollar slips after political wrangling slows rally

A dollar rebound faltered on Tuesday as political wrangling over a United States relief plan and the gloomy outlook weighed on the currency.
Ignace Sossou quoted on his Facebook and Twitter pages comments made by Benin’s public prosecutor Mario Metonou at a media event to discuss fake news on December 17.

Russia fines Twitter, Facebook for keeping data abroad

A Moscow court on Thursday fined social networking giants Twitter and Facebook for ignoring a Russian law requiring them to store Russian citizens’ user data inside the country.

Sierra Leone records world’s first blockchain-powered election

Sierra Leone’s 7 March election, which has gone into a run-off scheduled for 27 March, marked a global landmark: the world’s first ever blockchain-powered presidential elections.

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Benue: 13 feared dead over chieftaincy stool

About 13 persons were feared dead in an early morning attack on Ukpogo community, Edikwu Apa Local Government Area of Benue State, yesterday, by suspected armed militia gang over disputed chieftaincy stool.
President Muhammadu Buhari shortly after his nationwide broadcast, signed Proclamation Order on the General Management of Covid-19 in Lagos, Ogun, Kano, the Federal Capital Territory and other States in Nigeria.

House of Reps member commends President Buhari, Governor Diri over Oloibiri Museum, appeals for...

Rep. Fred Obua (PDP–Bayelsa), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for approving the construction of Oloibiri Oil and Gas Museum and Research Centre.

Collection of forms for 774,000 Special Public Works commences in Rivers

The Selection Committee of the Federal Government Extended Special Public Works Programme to engage 774,000 itinerant and unskilled workers across Nigeria, has commenced distribution of forms in Rivers.
President Donald Trump was abruptly evacuated from the White House briefing room by security on Monday after shots were fired outside the building.

Shooting prompts Donald Trump’s evacuation from White House briefing room

A shooting outside the White House fence on Monday evening prompted security agents to suddenly usher United States President Donald Trump out of the briefing room.
Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi A. Sule

Nasarawa governor urges lawmaker-elect to be magnanimous in victory

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has advised the newly elected member representing Nasarawa Central at the State House of Assembly, Mr Ismaeel Danbaba, to be magnanimous in victory.