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Amal Hussain, who died at age 7. “My heart is broken,” her mother said. Tyler Hicks-The New York Times

Yemeni girl whose famished image drew world’s attention, dies

Amal Hussain, a seven-year-old girl whose image in the New York Times last week brought new attention to the thousands upon thousands of children suffering the dire consequences of Yemen’s devastating war, has died, according to the newspaper.

APC: Threats of vote loss, confusion trail National Assembly candidates’ list

The two big parties, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday led 86 other political parties to submit their lists of presidential and National Assembly candidates for the 2019 general to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

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Lola Ashiru

Senate Presidency: Minority will not emerge leaders – Senator-elect

A senator-elect of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state, Architect Lola Ashiru, has assured that politicking that characterised the emergence of the minority as the head of the National Assembly during the outgoing eighth legislative assembly would not happen in the incoming legislative assembly.

Governor Ortom: What I will do in my second term

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has promised to attract more development and other dividends of democracy to the state during his second term in office.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

EFCC declares ex-intelligence chief, wife wanted

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has declared a former Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ayodele Oke and his wife, Folasade Oke, wanted.
Eden Hazard is set to claim his 100th Belgium cap after being named in the starting XI to face Cyprus in Sunday's Euro 2020 qualifier.

Eden Hazard wins 100th Belgium cap

Eden Hazard is set to claim his 100th Belgium cap after being named in the starting XI to face Cyprus in Sunday's Euro 2020 qualifier.
Kola Ologbondiyan, PDP publicity secretary

Kano elections: PDP rejects governorship results

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its candidate, Abba Yusuf, is the rightful winner of the Kano State governorship election, saying any declaration that does not reflect such cannot stand.