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Venus Williams settles fatal car crash lawsuit

Tennis star Venus Williams has reached a settlement with the family of a 78-year-old man killed in a Florida car crash last year, court records show.

Venus Williams cleared in fatal Florida crash

American tennis star Venus Williams will not be charged in a fatal two car smash in June that killed a passenger in the other car, according to the US media quoting the Florida police.

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A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Elections: INEC, Police dragged to court over restriction of movements

An activist, Chief Malcolm Omirhobo, on Tuesday urged a Federal High Court in Lagos to declare as unlawful, the restriction of vehicular and people’s movements during elections.

Bird flu kills 3,900 birds in Plateau

An outbreak of Bird flu also known as Avian Influenza has hit Plateau, killing at least 3,900 birds.

Kajuru killings: Fulani group calls for prosecution of perpetrators

Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria (GAFDAN) has called on the Kaduna State government and security agencies to ensure that the perpetrators of gruesome killings of 66 persons in Kajuru, Kaduna State, are apprehended and brought to book.

NYSC: We expect improved safety, welfare for corps members by INEC

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to keep to its pledge of ensuring the safety and welfare of all corps members deployed as ad hoc staff for the general elections.
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REC: We’ve reconfigured all card readers in Kano

The Kano State Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. R. Shehu, has said the reconfiguration of the smart card readers for Kano has been concluded.