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AA Suspends Nwosu, Okorocha's Son-In-Law

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The National Working Committee of Action Alliance, AA has suspended its Imo state governorship candidate in the last election, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu following allegations of insubordination, anti-party activities, and mismanagement of party funds.

Osun Guber Appeal: Supreme Court Fixes July 5 For Judgment

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The Supreme Court on Monday slated July 5 for judgment in the appeal by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke challenging the election of Governor Gboyega Oyetola.

June 12: My Most Challenging Task – Humphrey Nwosu

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Former Chairman of defunct National Electoral Commission, NEC, Prof Humphrey Nwosu, has said his most challenging task, conducting the June 12, 1993 presidential election was his inability to announce the result.

WHO Declares State Of Emergency In Kenya

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) has today placed Kericho County of Kenya on high red alert over a suspected case of Ebola virus.
This was following suspected symptoms of the virus exhibited by a patient, at the Kericho County Referral Hospital.

Citizens Health Education And Development Initiative To Equip Six FCT Hospitals

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The Citizens Health Education and Development Initiative (CHEDI) says it will use money pooled from the salaries of World Bank staff to buy hospital equipment for six health centres in Abuja and Nasarawa and train urban poor women to earn incomes.

WHO To Address Mental Health Disorder In Nigeria

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) has disclosed that it would this year be addressing emergencies and mental health disorders in Nigeria and other countries affected with the illness.

2019 Elections: INEC Offers Automatic Employment To Corps Members

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday said it will offer automatic employment to National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) corps members who distinguished themselves during the 2019 general election.

Ondo community signs pact with IPP

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Respite may be becoming the way of residents of Aboto community in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State as it has sealed an agreement with R.R. Reynolds, an Independent Power Provider, on billing terms and prompt payment. The pact was sealed during a town hall meeting in Aboto on Thursday.

Blacklist Firms Importing Palm Oil, Buhari Orders CBN

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As part of efforts to ensure the growth of small and medium scale enterprises in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to blacklist any firm, its owner and top management caught smuggling or dumping any of the restricted 43 items into the country. The directive was disclosed by the apex bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele on Friday in Abuja during a meeting with oil palm producers.

Internet Users Increased To 119.5m In Nigeria – NCC

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Reports indicate that Internet users in Nigeria have increased to 119,506,430 million in April 2019. This was made known by Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Monday in its April 2019 report posted on its website.

Huawei Wins Best 5G Phone Comapany Of The Year, 2019

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Communication giant, Huawei’s has won the 5G Smart Core Network Solution company of the year following an award at the 5G Global Summit held in London. The company's 5G smart core network is based on native cloud, connection + edge computing technologies.

Amazon Rated The Most Valuable Brand In The World

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Amazon is now the world's most valuable corporate brand, surpassing Apple and Google for the first time. In 2018, the total value of Amazon's brand surged 52%, this jump was enough to end Apple's and Google's dozen years in which they traded places as the most valuable brand.

How We'll Win AFCON 2019 - Rohr

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Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has disclosed the reason why his side will win a fourth Africa Cup of Nations title in Egypt. Rohr while speaking in a video interview on the official Twitter handle of the Super Eagles said the team he succeeded in assembling has a mixture of youthfulness and experience stressing that its major strength was in solidarity.

Pogba Wants 'New Challenge', Set To Dump Manchester United

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Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba says he is desirous of a new challenge elsewhere, having spent an eventful three seasons at Old Trafford. The France international made this known on Saturday while speaking to reporters at a commercial event in Tokyo.

Tyson Fury Knocks Out Schwarz, Says He'll Hunt Down Deontay Wilder

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Tyson Fury on Sunday morning returned to winning ways in spectacular fashion as he put on a punch-perfect display to stop Tom Schwarz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in the second round.

Nigerian singer, Aramide Sarumoh popularly known as Aramide has been confirmed among music personalities to be inducted into the Washington DC Chapter of the Recording Academy Governing Board of the Grammys. The Afro-soul singer took her twitter handle @AramideMusic to announce her latest achievement.

Finally, Naira Marley Bail Granted

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Weeks after he was granted bail, Nigerian musician Azeez Fashola a.k.a Naira Marley has been released from prison custody after perfecting his bail condition. The news of his release was brokered by the artist brother via his Instagram page.

Veteran Yoruba Actor, Dagunro Passes On

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Loved by both young and old fans of the Southwest region and the Country in general, Fasasi Olabankewin, popularly known as Dagunro, a veteran actor in the Yoruba movie industry is dead. From the information available, the actor had been dealing with an undisclosed ailment in the last few years.

Botswana's High Court Approves Homosexuality

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Following his speech in December 2018, President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana tends to have given a nod for same-sex relations, opining that LGBT citizens deserve to have their rights protected. Not surprised with the comment, Botswana decriminalized homosexuality on Tuesday, with the High Court overturning a colonial-era law that punished gay sex by up to seven years in prison.

Thousands To Protest Extradition Bill In Hong Kong

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Hong Kong citizens are preparing for more protests, including transport go-slows and even picnics, against a proposed extradition law that would allow people to be sent to China for trial.

Top U.S Diplomat For Africa To Visit Sudan

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Following a fall out between the transitional military council and the civilian opposition in Sudan, the United States top diplomat for Africa is set to visit Sudan to meet with both parties to urge talks.

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