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Singapore records increase in suicides among elderly people

The number of elderly people committing suicide in Singapore reached a record high last year, a non-government group said on Monday, urging stronger support for the over 60s in the rapidly ageing city-state.

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Marouane Fellaini get fans talking with new look ahead of birthday

Ahead of his 31st birthday, Manchester United player, Marouane Fellaini has shaved off the `afro’ hairstyle he is known with.

Abubakar Bagudu re-submits Asabe Karatu as chief judge

Gov. Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi on Wednesday re-submitted the name of Justice Asabe Karatu to the House of Assembly for confirmation as Chief Judge.

House of Reps probe police promotion exercise

The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, began an investigation into the allegation of non-compliance with provisions of the constitution in the promotion of some police officers by Inspector General Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idriss.

Senate seeks speedy completion of road projects in Osun

Members of the Senate Committee on Works on Wednesday inspected some ongoing federal road projects in Osun and called for their speedy completion.

APC: Atiku Abubakar in serious difficulties to fund campaign

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has alleged that opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar is finding it difficult to raise cash to fund his campaign.