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Nepal bans vehicles older than 20 years

Nepal on Thursday banned from the roads vehicles older than 20 years across the country in a bid to control worsening air quality and to ease traffic congestion, officials said.

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Tribunal demands arrest, prosecution of AUPCTRE members over office raid

The Investment and Securities Tribunal (IST) has asked security agencies to investigate, arrest and prosecute members of the Amalgamated Union of Public Companies, Technicians, Recreational and Entertainment Employees (AUPCTRE), who allegedly invaded its office few days ago in Abuja.

MNJTF kills 42 ISWAP members, destroys gun trucks

The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) killed 42 members of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) during a clearance operation on the Lake Chad Island on Friday, while several others escaped with gunshot wound.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Ekiti: Blame your woes on self-affliction – APC tells PDP

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti State, has advised the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to look inward and repair its damaged relationship with the people, instead of blaming its current woes on the rival party.
Nigeria’s midfielder Wilfred Ndidi (L) and Nigeria’s forward Samuel Kalu (2nd-L) attend a training session in Alexandria, northern Egypt, on June 21, 2019, on the eve of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) football match between Nigeria and Burundi. Giuseppe CACACE / AFP

Nigeria’s Samuel Kalu ‘stable’ after collapsing in training

“The health situation of Nigeria’s player Samuel Kalu is stable after undergoing the necessary medical tests following his fall during his team’s training due to a heart muscle failure,” the Egyptian FA wrote in a statement.
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Police arrest suspected kidnappers in Kogi

The Kogi State Police Command has arrested and paraded 25 suspected criminal specialised in armed robbery, kidnapping and car snatching.