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US court convicts Nigerian national for killing fiancée

A Nigerian in the United States, Osa Alohaneke, faces the prospect of spending the rest of his life in jail, after he was convicted by a court in Fort Bend County, Houston for the 2015 stabbing to death of his fiancée, a Cameroonian.

Trial of Nigerian accused of stabbing fiancé to death begins in US

The murder trial of Osa Alohaneke, a Nigerian accused of stabbing his fiancé to death in 2015 has opened in a Fort Bend County Courtroom in Houston, United States.

Rising floodwaters overwhelm rescue efforts in Houston

Devastating floods in the southern US city of Houston forced thousands to flee their homes and overwhelmed rescuers who could not keep up with constant calls for help.

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Bayelsa Commissioner for Information, Mr Daniel Iworiso-Markson,

Bayelsa removes 28,000 ghost workers from payroll

The Bayelsa State Government has said its public service reform has reduced its workforce from 55,000 to 27,000, after it expunged 28,000 ghost workers from the payroll.
Former Nigeria's President Olusegun Obasanjo

2019: Ex-President Obasanjo hold talks with Afenifere, other Yoruba leaders in Lagos

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Saturday, held a closed door meeting with some Yoruba leaders including leaders of the socio-political organisation, Afenifere, to discuss ways of moving Yoruba land and the country forward.
Belgium's Romelu Lukaku

Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku first to score back-to-back World Cup braces since Diego Maradona

Romelu Lukaku became the first player to score multiple goals in consecutive World Cup finals matches in 32 years with his second strike for Belgium against Tunisia at the 2018 tournament on Saturday.
ahmedmusa

Ahmed Musa dedicates Man of the Match award to wife

Super Eagles all time World Cup highest goal scorer with four goals, Ahmed Musa, has dedicated his Friday man of the match award to his wife.
EU deputy chief observer Mark Stevens says EU happy to observe Zimbabwe elections since 2002 and they will deploy about 140 people across the country

EU deploys first vote monitors in Zimbabwe since 2002

The European Union Saturday began deploying election observers in Zimbabwe for the first time in 16 years, ahead of next month’s vote.