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APC wins Bauchi by-election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Yusuf Nuhu has emerged as the winner of Toro federal constituency by-election held in Bauchi State on Saturday.
President John Magufuli. AFP Photo-Daniel Hayduk

Tanzania launches 300-man force to fight poaching, trafficking

Tanzanian Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan on Saturday presided over the inauguration of the paramilitary group tasked with combating poaching and illegal trafficking of wildlife organs and products.
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Voters turn out enmasse in Bauchi bye-election

There is an appreciable voters’ turnout in Saturday’s House of Representatives bye-election holding in Toro federal constituency of Bauchi state.
UNDP donates school to Borno resettled community

UNDP donates school to Borno resettled community

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has inaugurated a primary school at Ngwom resettled community in Mara Local Government Area of Borno.
Forensic police officers at a property in Bedford, Perth - Australian Associated Press

Husband ‘kills wife, toddler children’ in Australia home

A 24-year-old man has been accused of killing his wife, three toddlers and mother-in-law with a blunt instrument and knives at their suburban family home, where he remained for several days before turning himself in, Australian police said Monday.

Herdsmen poison 6 lions, 74 vultures to save cows

As Nigeria tries to work out a way to solve the herdsmen-farmers conflict, Tanzania faces a different dimension of the problem: herdsmen versus the wildlife in the parks.

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Remi Oseni: Oyo ADC has murdered sleep

One of the gubernatorial aspirants in Oyo state chapter of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Engr Remi Oseni, has declared that the party has shot itself in the leg with the recent substitution of Dr Bamidele Ajadi’s name with that of Senator Olufemi Lanlehin by the National Working Committee (NWC) last Friday as claimed.

NYSC coordinator begs Abdullahi Ganduje to rehabilitate road leading to orientation camp

Alhaji Ladan Baba, the Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kano state, has appealed to the state government to rehabilitate the five kilometre feeder road leading to the orientation camp from Kusalla Junction.

Tipper crush four to death in Funtua

A motorcyclist carrying three school children was on Tuesday involved in an accident, killing all the four persons on it in Funtua town.
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Kano PDP guber candidate promises all-inclusive government

Mr Abba Kabir-Yusuf, the PDP gubernatorial candidate in Kano state, has promised an all-inclusive government for people living with disabilities.

UPP: Muhammadu Buhari’s second term more reassuring than 8 years of Atiku Abubakar

The United Progressive Party (UPP) on Tuesday said that Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) forced it to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari in forthcoming general elections.