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Observers: Ekiti guber poll fell short of globally accepted standards

A coalition of domestic and international election observers say the Ekiti state governorship election fell short of global standards.

Before the rest of Africa leaves us behind

Nigeria parades some of the worst airports in Africa today. Let no one preach to me that it is because the PDP government stole the money meant for the airports. As a matter of fact the Goodluck Jonathan administration made some remarkable effort compared to our own government of change which in nearly three years has revamped only the runway in Abuja.

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Paul Kagame highlights reform ‘urgency’ as AU summit opens

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Andre Villas-Boas: I regret snubbing PSG for Spurs

Andre Villas-Boas claims he rejected an approach from Paris Saint-Germain while manager of Tottenham, a move he claims he now regrets.
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has restated that he is an advocate of fiscal federalism, stronger state governments and state police.

Federal government sets aside 1% consolidated revenue fund for healthcare

Federal Government yesterday said that it would spend 1 per cent of the entire consolidated revenue fund on healthcare this year, in compliance with the health act.

Rauf Aregbesola: I didn’t receive salary for eight years

Rauf Aregbesola, outgoing governor of Osun state, says he has not received salary since he assumed office as governor.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks Saturday at the APEC CEO Summit at the Pacific Explorer cruise ship docked in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

US threatens to impose more trade tariffs on China

Vice President Mike Pence and Chinese leader Xi Jinping exchanged barbs and tough talk in competing speeches to world leaders Saturday, with Pence warning the United States could double its tariffs on Beijing unless it bowed to U.S. demands.