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The Akwa Ibom branch of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has on Friday demanded that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should not allow Godswill Akpabi, the All Progressive Candidate (APC) candidate for the re-run of the Ikot-Ekpene Senatorial District to withdraw as it will amount to derailing of the electoral process. The claim was made by, Ini Ememobong, the PDP publicity secretary in the state while addressing to newsmen in Uyo, the state capital.

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the execution of four aid workers by the dreaded Boko haram in the Northeast, Borno state. The four aid workers who work for Action Against Hunger, an International, NGO operating in the Northeast Borno state were among the six aid workers abducted by the insurgents along Damasak, Mobar Local govt Area of Borno state sometimes in July 2019.

Malami Takes Over Sowore's Case From The DSS

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The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), has written to take over the case against Omoyele Sowore, from the Department of State Services.

Enugu State Gov launches Onslaught Against Meningitis

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The Enugu state government has launched its first-ever meningitis vaccination campaign in the state, declaring a mass vaccination of children between the ages of one and five.

Polio Surfaces In Malaysia After 27 years

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The Malaysian government has on Sunday announced the report of its first polio case in 27 years, revealing that a 3-month-old baby had been diagnosed. Noor Hisham Abdullah, Malaysian Health Ministry Director-General said the baby had been admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU), experiencing some symptoms.

FG To Establish Disability Commission

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The Federal Government has on Tuesday announced that it will soon be establishing a commission responsible for the welfare of people living with disabilities (PLWDs) in Nigeria. 

APPO Appoints Nigeria’s Omar Farouk As Secretary-General

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The African Petroleum Producers' Organization, APPO has appointed Nigeria's Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim as its new Secretary-General, taking over from H.E Mahaman Laouan Gaya of Niger.

Turkish Airlines Operations Suspended By Nigerian Government

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The Nigerian Government has suspended all operations of Turkish Airlines in Nigeria due to the ill-treating of its Nigerian passengers.

ICPC Declared House Of Reps Member Wanted

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has declared, Shehu Muhammad, member House of Representative Koko/Besse Federal constituency of Kebbi state wanted.

The Nigerian Super Eagle coach, Gernot Rohr, has expressed dissatisfaction over decision of, Amaju Pinnick, the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF for manipulating Cyriel Dessers to shift allegiance to Nigeria. Sports Extra Reports reported that Dessers switched allegiance to Nigeria to participate in playing for Eagle at senior level despite been eligible to play for Belgium last month.

Klopp & Mane Picks Up Premier League Awards For Nov.

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The German coach celebrated his new deal by winning Premier League Manager of the Month for the third time this season as Sadio Mane was named Player of the Month.

WBO Demands Anthony Joshua To Defend The Title By Fighting Usyk

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Anthony Joshua has been officially ordered by the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) to defend his WBO title in a mandatory fight against a challenger, Oleksandr Usyk.

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The immediate past Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen has been restrained from leaving the country; the order which is alleged to have come from the Presidency. Saturday Punch reported that the move may be part of another fresh probe into Onnoghen’s matter; the former CJN was convicted by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) for non-declaration of his assets being a public officer.

Twitter Set To Tackle 'Hate-Speech' on SMs

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Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has announced that he is funding research aimed at changing the way information circulates on social media.

Contrary to speculation that the popular musician Duncan Mighty was abducted, the Imo state police command has cleared the air that the Music star was in their net. His billionaire friend and club owner, Cubana Chief Priest, had earlier rushed to his Instagram page where he shared that Duncan Mighty was abducted by yet to be identified gunmen.

UK’s Johnson Wins Parliamentary Majority

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British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has on Friday secured the parliamentary majority with a landslide, after a snap election was called over Brexit.