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Ex-PSC chief faults exclusion of Humphrey Nwosu from June 12 awardees

Former chairman, Police Service Commission, PSC, Chief Simon Okeke, has faulted President Buhari’s exclusion of the former chairman, National Electoral Commission, NEC, Prof. Humphrey Nwosu, from those honoured over June 12, 1993 presidential election.

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Winners’ Chapel declares 7 day fast ‘to rescue terrorised soul of Nigeria’

The Living Faith Church International, also know as Winners’ Chapel, has declared a seven days of prayer and fasting, from July 23-29, 2018, “to rescue the terrorised soul of Nigeria”.
Rivalry between groups of minibus taxis over dominance on profitable routes sometimes spills over into deadly violence in South Africa [Siphiwe Sibeko-Reuters]

Police: 11 killed in attack on taxi drivers in South Africa

Eleven taxi drivers have been shot dead in South Africa after gunmen opened fire on a minibus carrying members of a taxi drivers' association, police have said.
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Jurgen Klopp: Borussia Dortmund’s Christian Pulisic ‘fantastic’

Jurgen Klopp revealed his admiration for Christian Pulisic ahead of Liverpool's clash with Borussia Dortmund in the International Champions Cup.

CACOL seeks ex-Governor Kalu’s speedy trial

The CACOL’s boss, however, commended the current leadership of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for its holistic investigation into this case, which he added, had seen many witnesses called upon to testify.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on April 10, 2018 Employees of Myna Mahila Foundation prepare sanitary pads at their office in Mumbai.India has withdrawn a controversial tax on sanitary pads as a part of slew of changes to its national goods and services tax ahead of next year's general election. The July 21 announcement will reduce the prices of around 90 key consumer goods, in a move seen as targeting urban middle-class voters, and follows a vocal campaign against the 12 percent tax on sanitary pads./ AFP PHOTO / INDRANIL MUKHERJEE

India withdraws controversial tax on sanitary pads

India has withdrawn a controversial tax on sanitary pads following a vocal campaign led by activists and Bollywood stars to boost female education and empowerment.