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Senator Ojudu: How Oladipo Diya saved me, others from Sani Abacha’s assassination plan

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, on Wednesday said Oladipo Diya saved him and others from assassination by late dictator, Sani Abacha.

Donald Trump threatens ‘leakers,’ calls them ‘traitors and cowards’

US President Donald Trump vowed to root out “leakers” inside his White House Monday, describing them as “traitors and cowards” in a furious tweet after a series of embarrassing revelations.

Senator McCain bars Donald Trump from attending his funeral

John McCain has reportedly barred U.S. President Donald Trump from attending his funeral when he dies.

Staunch Aung San Suu Kyi ally elected Myanmar president

Myanmar's parliament on Wednesday elected a staunch ally of Aung San Suu Kyi as the country's new president, allowing her to maintain a tight grip on top-level decision-making.

Minister: We’re discussing possible ceasefire with Boko Haram

The Federal Government on Sunday vowed to deal with any persons or groups attempting to trivialise or politicise security issues for politically motivated ends, saying that security agencies would not hesitate to deal with such characters.

Gunmen kill officer, free militant in Kashmir hospital raid

Two gunmen opened fire Tuesday in a hospital in India-administered Kashmir where a Pakistani militant was brought for treatment, an official said, escaping with the high-profile prisoner and killing a police officer in the daring assault.

Prisoner declared dead wakes up before autopsy

Spanish morgue workers were given a major fright when a prisoner who had been declared dead after an apparent suicide attempt woke up just as they prepared to perform an autopsy, authorities said Wednesday.

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Benue council polls: PDP sweeps all chairmanship, councillorship positions

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue state has won the chairmanship positions in all the 23 local government areas (LGAs) as well as the 276 councillorship positions in the state at the council polls held on Saturday.
The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Musa Bello

FCT discharges 11 coronavirus patients

The federal capital territory (FCT) has discharged 11 patients who were diagnosed of COVID-19.
The Northern Governors’ Forum said it is shocked and devastated over the death of former Group Managing Director of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Kachalla Baru.

IPMAN mourns Maikanti Baru, condoles family, NNPC management

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Kano chapter, has commiserated with the Management of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over the death of its immediate past Group Managing Director, Dr Maikanti Baru.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

N2 billion loan: Ebonyi indigenes seek holistic probe of state’s finances

Ambassador Paschal Oluchukwu, Convener of the Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in Diaspora (AESID), has urged the nation’s anti-graft agencies to immediately undertake an holistic probe of the finances of Ebonyi State in the last 16 years in the light plethora of its abandoned projects and huge debt overhang.
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Financial Autonomy: Presidential committee tasks governors on strict compliance

The Presidential Implementation Committee on Financial Autonomy for Judiciary and Legislature has urged governors to comply with the Executive Order 10.