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UN deputy chief Amina Mohammed warns about extreme weather crisis, climate change

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed on Tuesday warned that extreme weather crisis will continue to happen if actions are not taken to meet climate change challenges.

US tells UN it is leaving Paris Climate Accord

The United States has submitted to the United Nations a formal notice of withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement.

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Kano Pillars storm Asaba for Aiteo Cup final

Squad of 22 players, back room staff and technical crew of Kano Pillars arrived Asaba, yesterday, ahead of Wednesday’s Aiteo Cup final against Rangers International of Enugu.
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui gestures during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF against Levante UD at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on October 20, 2018. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS - AFP)

Reports: Real Madrid set to sack Julen Lopetegui

Real Madrid are set to sack boss Julen Lopetegui in the next few HOURS – and have already lined up Santiago Solari to replace him, according to reports in Spain.

2019: ECOWAS reiterates support to INEC

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has assured the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of its support, including finance, for the conduct of the 2019 general elections.
Main gate of the Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa under lock and key, as the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) began nationwide strike in Lagos…yesterday

Minimum wage: Labour set for indefinite strike November 6

Nigerian workers, under the auspices of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), and United Labour Congress (ULC), have resolved to embark on the mother of all strikes from November 6.
A former governor of Cross River State Donald Duke has said he will not criminalise same-sex relationships if he becomes Nigeria's president in 2019.

2019: Jerry Gana loses out as SDP affirms Donald Duke as presidential candidate

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) Sunday affirmed ex-Governor Donald Duke as its presidential candidate. It said Duke was validly nominated at the party’s October 6 national convention and his name already submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).