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17-year-old house help accused of killing employers’ mother testifies

A Benin Republic house help, Christian Hounvenon Yavine, who was alleged of killing his employer’s mother by slicing her throat with a knife, has denied the allegation.

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(FILES) In this file photo taken on December 15, 2014, general manager of Alarab TV, Jamal Khashoggi, looks on during a press conference in the Bahraini capital Manama. - US President Donald Trump said October 11, 2018 he was not yet prepared to limit arms sales to Saudi Arabia over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance, but he faced mounting pressure from concerned American lawmakers. Saudi Arabia is one of the world's largest arms purchasers, with most of them coming from the United States.Khashoggi, a contributor to The Washington Post, vanished more than a week ago during a visit to the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Turkish government sources say he was murdered there, a claim Riyadh denies. (Photo by MOHAMMED AL-SHAIKH / AFP)

Turkish media releases chilling account from Jamal Khashoggi ‘murder tapes’

A Turkish news website has released the first quotes from audio tapes purportedly of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi’s last moments before he was murdered at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2.

Ali Ndume: PDP introduced vote-buying

The senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume, has accused the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of introducing vote-buying into the Nigeria’s electoral system.
The Corps Commander-Chief Executive Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement, Seni Ogunyemi

Ogun traffic agency calls for installation of CCTV cameras to monitor crashes

Seni Ogunyemi, the Corps Commander, Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, has called for the installation of Closed-Circuit Television cameras on major highways in the state to monitor road accidents.
President Goodluck Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan: How Barack Obama plotted my defeat in 2015

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has railed against the conduct of Barack Obama, describing the former U.S. president as overbearing and ‘condescending’ in his message to Nigerians ahead of the 2015 general elections.

2019: NYSC chief urges corps members to reject financial inducements

Director General National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, has warned corps members to resist any form of financial inducements from politicians during the 2019 general elections across the country.