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Edo deputy governor alleges diversion of funds meant for Niger Delta development

Edo State Deputy Governor, Mr. Philip Shaibu, yesterday, said the diversion of funds meant for development in the Niger Delta region was responsible for the under-development of parts of the region.

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Novak Djokovic defends Roger Federer over preferential treatment claims

Novak Djokovic has defended Roger Federer over claims the Swiss great enjoys preferential treatment on tour.

Don’t hike petroleum price during festive period – DPR tells IPMAN

The Department of Petroleum Resources has appealed to members of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria in Cross River not to take advantage of the festive period to hike pump prices.
Mohamed Aboutrika

Former Egypt forward handed jail sentence for tax evasion

Former Egypt forward Mohamed Aboutrika, one of the country’s most famous sportsmen, has been sentenced to a year in jail on charges of tax evasion, local media reported on Tuesday.

Nasarawa JUSUN begins indefinite strike

The Nasarawa State Chapter of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), has commenced an indefinite strike following the failure of the state’s Chief Judge (CJ), Justice Suleiman Dikko, to meet their demands on welfare issues.

Drama in court as woman makes u-turn on divorce, begs for mercy

A mild drama ensued on Tuesday in a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, when a house wife and mother of two, Mrs Beauty Odinye, prayed the court to disregard her prayer for divorce and also a testimony in which she alleged that her husband, Nathaniel was impotent.