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Donald Trump, Barack Obama, others mourn Barbara Bush, wife, mother of US President

U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania, former Presidents and first ladies Barack Obama and Michelle, and Bill Clinton and Hillary were among dignitaries that have mourned former First Lady Barbara Bush.

2019: Let’s intensify the search for visionary leaders

Nigeria’s former Vice President during the Obasanjo administration, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has formally declared his intention to contest the 2019 Presidential election.

DSO: Governor Ugwuanyi offers free 10,000 setup boxes

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has offered to distribute 10,000 setup boxes valued N15 million free to low income households in rural areas to enable them access digital television.

Uhuru Kenyatta: Re-elected, but at what cost?

Uhuru Kenyatta, who won a second and final term in Kenya's controversial election re-run, is the son of the country's founding president and a man who epitomises the country's elite.

Fatah and Hamas: A decade of strained relations

Ties between Palestinian rivals Fatah, a secular party, and the Islamist Hamas have been tense for a decade, at times erupting into deadly conflict.

Python Dance and the bite of Biafra

Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, the army chief, is a famous snake farmer. Naturally, he had no hesitation in unleashing pythons on south-eastern Nigeria to enforce the peace. The pythons have been dancing dangerously.

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Official: Kogi IGR increases to N1 billion monthly

Kogi State Government says its Internally Generated Revenue has improved tremendously from N350 million to N1 billion monthly.

Waste management: Lagos government plans formalised structure for scavengers

The Lagos State Government says it is planning a formalised structure for scavengers so as to ensure proper waste management.

Nasarawa APC declares for President Buhari’s re-election

The Nasarawa State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term.

Asiwaju Tinubu: APC never lost any election under Henry Ajomale

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, on Sunday commended the outgoing Lagos State executive of the party led by Chief Henry Ajomale.

Flying Eagles battle Mauritania in U20 AFCON playoff after edging past Guinea Bissau

The Flying Eagles will now battle shock troopers Mauritania in the final playoff for a place at the 2019 AFCON in Niger after they edged past Guinea Bissau today in Calabar.