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Maldives President Abdulla Yameen challenges election defeat

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen has filed a court challenge against his election loss, citing a "lot of complaints from supporters", according to a lawyer.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

How Ademola Adeleke obtained NECO certificate for exam ‘he didn’t sit for’

On July 21, 2017, the Osun State Police Intelligence Bureau (SIB) received and acted on an intelligence report about examination malpractice at OJO/Aro Community Grammar School in Osun state.

Zimbabwe’s tainted election authority under fire again

Nothing would demonstrate that Zimbabwe has entered a new era since Robert Mugabe's ousting more than a clean election.

Fraud risk looms over Zimbabwe’s post-Robert Mugabe election

Zimbabwe goes to the polls Monday in its first election since authoritarian leader Robert Mugabe was ousted last year, with allegations mounting of voter fraud and predictions of a disputed result.
INEC Continuous Voter Registration (CVR)

INEC: Continuous voters registration ends in August

The senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial Zone has denied that he indulged in any form of malpractice to win his election into the Senate in January this year.

Official: WAEC committed to releasing 2018 WASSCE results within 45 days

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has reassured that it is committed to releasing results of its 2018 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates in 45 days.

Unity Schools: NECO scores self high as 53 sit for common entrance in Cotonou

The National Examinations Council (NECO) on Saturday said it was working hard to surpass the standards and integrity of its examinations through quality human resources just as 53 candidates wrote one of its exams in Cotonou.

HRW: Child labour, abuse rife in Zimbabwe tobacco farms

Malpractice in Zimbabwe's tobacco growing industry is rampant, an international human rights organisation has reported after an investigation.

Rector: Auchi Poly will not compromise standard of education

Dr Sanusi Jimah, the Rector of Federal Polytechnic, Auchi in Edo, has assured that the management will not compromise the institution’s reputed high education standard.

Even if President Buhari is INEC returning officer, APC will lose Ekiti election –...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has faulted the declaration by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun, that the Ekiti governorship election is a must win for his party.

UNILORIN vice-chancellor advises against spending too much time on social media

The Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has advised new students of the institution to spend less time on facebook and other social media platforms.

2,758 students matriculate at Ibrahim Babangida university

A total of 2,758 students on Wednesday matriculated at the Ibrahim Babangida University, Lapai, Niger, for the 2018/2019 academic session.

Kogi govt bans 47 schools from 2018 WASSCE over exam malpractice

Kogi State government has banned 47 schools from presenting candidates in the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

UTME: Malpractice through wristwatches, pen no longer possible – JAMB

Ahead of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, the organisers, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has installed devices to check malpractice in all accredited centres.

Anambra guber: IPAC calls for massive participation in election

The Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has called on the people of Anambra to massively participate in the Nov.18 governorship election.

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French prosecutors open probe into PSG ‘racial profiling’ claims

French prosecutors have opened a probe into claims Paris Saint-Germain subjected recruits to the club to racial profiling, breaking anti-discrimination laws.
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Apple reportedly cutting production orders for new iPhones

Apple is reportedly cutting production orders for its newest iPhones, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal that cites sources that claim that demand for the new devices — especially the iPhone XR — has been weaker than expected.

Aliyu Tershaku: Benue government behind my ordeal

Coordinator of the recently disbanded Benue State Livestock Guards, Alhaji Aliyu Tershaku, has accused the Benue State Government of being behind his arrest, stressing that he knew nothing about the allegations against him.
World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a press conference after a meeting to decide whether DR Congo's Ebola epidemic is a 'public health emergency of international concern' on October 17, 2018 in Geneva. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI / AFP)

WHO says fight against malaria is off target, with infections increasing

Malaria infections rose for the second year in a row in 2017, following half a decade of decreases, the World Health Organisation (WHO) reported on Monday.