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Ethiopian Airlines in rescue talks with South African Airways – official

Ethiopian Airlines is in talks over possible involvement in the rescue of flagship carrier South African Airways (SAA), the head of the airline told Reuters on Friday.

Airline SAS to cut almost 1,600 positions in Denmark

Scandinavian airline SAS has given notice to almost 1,600 employees in Denmark, union officials said on Monday.

Kano clarifies on ongoing work at Sani Abatcha isolation centre

Kano State Government on Tuesday said the delay in the early completion of the Sani Abacha Stadium (SAS) Isolation Centre was necessitated by the review of the project initial plan.

Edo governor’s wife charges female appointees on proper work culture

Female Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants recently appointed by Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state, have been advised to see their appointments as a call to service.

Insecurity: Senate moves to establish commission against illegal use of guns

The Senate on Wednesday considered a bill seeking to establish the National Commission Against the Proliferation of Small Arms and Light Weapons.

Kebbi: Disregard social media list of political appointees

The Kebbi State Government has urged the general public to disregard the purported list of political appointees in the state including Senior Special Assistants (SSAs) and Special Advisers (SAs)’s circulated on social media platforms.

Governor Ganduje approves appointment of five female special advisers

The new appointees are: Hajiya Fatima Abdullahi Dala, Child Welfare and Women Mobilization; Dr Fauziyya Buba, Health Services Management; Hajiya Aishatu Jaafaru, School Feeding Programme; Hajiya Hama Ali Aware, Foreign Investment, and Hajiya Yardada Maikano Bichi, Non-Governmental Organisations.

Rivers governor swears in 13 commissioners, 15 advisers

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike has sworn in 13 new commissioners and 15 Special Advisers (SAs).

Ebonyi governor tells grumbling appointees to door open for them to quit

Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State has told his appointees that the door was open for them to quit instead of grumbling in his administration.

Edo governor sacks all special assistants, senior special assistants

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has sacked all Special Assistants and Senior Special Assistants.

Two migrants die after hiding in fuel truck in Serbia

Two migrants who hid inside an empty fuel truck have died after being hospitalised in northern Serbia, hospital staff said Thursday.

Scandinavian airline pilots strike, travel plans of 170,000 passengers at risk

Pilots at Scandinavian carrier SAS have walked off the job in Sweden, Denmark and Norway, stranding more than 72,000 travellers as 673 flights were cancelled, the airline said.

Spain legend Xavi insists a 48-team World Cup in Qatar ‘will not be good’

Spain legend and World Cup 2022 global ambassador Xavi believes a 48-team tournament in Qatar 'will not be good'.

Spanish victims of sex abuse by priests speak out

A trickle of accusations of sexual abuse against priests in schools and seminaries is starting to erode the wall of silence in Catholic Spain, whose Church representatives are set to attend a major Vatican meeting on child protection.

Aisha Buhari constitutes campaign team for husband’s re-election

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has reconsidered her earlier threats not to support her husband, Muhammadu Buhari in his second term bid if certain things were not changed.

Police arrests top football TV presenter for robbery

One of Belgium’s top football TV presenters, Stephane Pauwels has been arrested as part of a police probe into a series of armed robberies.

Defection: 252 aides dump Governor Tambuwal

At least 252 special advisers and special assistants appointed by the Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal administration have tendered their resignation.

Governor Obiano sacks 18 commissioners, other appointees

The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has sacked the 18 commissioners in his cabinet.

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#EndSARS: Lagos prosecutes 229 ‘hoodlums’

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England and Ireland announce last minute November friendly

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#EndSARS: IGP orders police commanders to reclaim public space

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