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WHO urges Yemen to accept vaccines as Cholera crisis deepens

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday urged Yemen to approve cholera vaccinations it has offered to help contain an epidemic that could affect nearly a million people by year’s end.

Nigeria requires $100bn for Infrastructure devt – ICRC

Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission says Nigeria requires $100 billion to provide quality infrastructure in the next six years.

Red Cross staff shot dead in Afghanistan

A foreign woman working for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has been shot and killed by a patient at an orthopaedic clinic in northern Afghanistan.

Red Cross floats bond to aid Nigeria, others

The Red Cross has unveiled a funding model aimed at attracting private capital to conflict zones like Nigeria to help some of the world’s neediest people, while giving investors a return on their money.

135,000km road network in Nigeria remains un-tarred – ICRC

The Director-General, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Chidi Izuwah, said on Wednesday that about 135,000 kilometres of road network in the country were un-tarred.

Red Cross warns unpaid wages deepening South Sudan crisis

The head of the International Committee of the Red Cross warned on Monday that South Sudan's inability to pay civil servants risked worsening a humanitarian crisis and urged donors to step in.

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The Independent National Electoral Commission has relocated the collation of results of Bayelsa State governorship election in Nembe, Southern Ijaw Local Government Areas to its headquarters in Yenagoa under heavy security.

Bayelsa election: Officials relocate collation of Nembe, Southern Ijaw results to INEC headquarters

The Independent National Electoral Commission has relocated the collation of results of Bayelsa State governorship election in Nembe, Southern Ijaw Local Government Areas to its headquarters in Yenagoa under heavy security.
Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner and Chairman Information and Voter Education, told newsmen on Sunday in Kaduna that the review would enable the Commission to determine areas requiring legislative action before the 2023 elections.

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: INEC condemns violence, assures voters of fair, credible conclusion

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed concern about some reported cases of violence in the Saturday governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi governorship elections.
Google employees are holding a sit-in at offices around the world to protest alleged retaliation against workers.

Google enters battle for cloud gaming market

Ever-expanding Google becomes a gaming company Tuesday with the launch of its Stadia cloud service that lets people play console-quality video games on a web browser or smartphone.
Here are photographs of Governor Yahaya Bello expecting the final verdict. 3

Kogi Governor Yahaya Bello watches declaration of election results — in pictures

Here are photographs of Governor Yahaya Bello expecting the final verdict.

Bayelsa guber: Armed thugs delay collation of votes in PDP candidate’s local council

Some armed thugs held officials of the electoral commission, INEC, hostage in one of the wards in Kolokuma Opokuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, thereby delaying final collation of results, an official and an election observer said.