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Four years ago, Elon Musk vowed to set up a peanut brittle company to take on Warren Buffett’s iconic U.S. confectioner See’s Candies. Then...

Africa

The Pharaoh Ramesses II gets a passport. In any case, Pharaoh Ramesses II was issued a passport by the Egyptian government, and was the...

Crime

Violence has broken out at a tertiary college in Sokoto after a female Christian student allegedly made blasphemous comments against Islam. The region is...

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Europe

Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the barrage of Western sanctions against Russia has failed. The West “expected to quickly upset the financial-economic situation,...

Europe

More countries are expected to announce contributions to help war-torn Ukraine maintain its government through the World Bank’s multi-donor trust fund and parallel funds...

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Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez says Spain will reopen its embassy in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv in a few days. Following similar decisions by several...

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The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has announced her withdrawal from the senatorial race ahead of the general elections in 2023. She made...

Judiciary

President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, have filed a suit at the Supreme...

Politics

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned as reckless, irresponsible, and unpardonable, the comment by the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),...

Politics

The Akwa Ibom Government has debunked claims suggesting that Governor Udom Emmanuel is blocking Atiku Abubakar, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant from...

Crime

A pregnant woman who was one of the abducted passengers in the Kaduna train attack of March 28, has been released by the terrorists....

Education

The Federal Government is working on a funding structure for public universities in the country as part of moves to tackle the incessant strikes...

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Vote counting is still underway after the 2022 parliamentary election in Lebanon, but initial results show a setback for the Iran-aligned Hezbollah political movement,...

Europe

Sweden has officially confirmed plans to join Nato, despite increasing threats from Russia. At a meeting yesterday, the country’s governing Social Democrats party decided...

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Two Burnley fans have been arrested after one was videoed making a Nazi salute towards Tottenham supporters during their Premier League game on Sunday....

Africa

Kenya’s former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has named Martha Karua as his running mate, making the veteran politician the first woman to run on...

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Earlier, we reported about the agitation by Nigerian telecom operators to increase the prices of the services, a development that was met with uproar...

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BUA Foods, one of Africa’s leading FMCG companies has taken delivery of the first of two shipping vessels to augment its sugar export operations...

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The federal government says that it will strive to resurrect the country’s remaining 160 textile companies. Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mohammed Abubakar,...

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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has explained why he ordered that the controversial tweet on the killing of Deborah Samuel be taken down. He...

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Bakare stated this on Wednesday in Abuja, shortly after submitting his presidential expression of interest and nomination forms. Stating that he had so far...

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Human rights lawyer Femi Falana has faulted the N100m presidential nomination form fee set by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), and other political...

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has disclosed that amid growing insecurity in the country, the creation of state police would be a better option than...

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday condemned the acts by a mob, resulting in violence, killing of Miss Deborah Samuel in Sokoto State. Deborah, a...

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President Muhammadu Buhari has once again issued fresh directives to security agencies to rescue all those in captivity across the country and advance the...

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with heads of security establishments and some Ministers at the State House in Abuja. The meeting comes after...

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The Lagos state government has commenced publishing the details of convicted sex offenders in the state, including names and pictures according to local media...

United States

A woman who was seen pushing a 74-year-old man off a public bus in Las Vegas has been sentenced to prison as part of...

United States

All four people who were held hostage at a synagogue in the US state of Texas have been safely released, more than 10 hours...

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Operatives of the Lagos Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested one Bolarinwa Oluwasegun, suspected tp be a fake...

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A review by Cordros Group concluded that without downplaying the impact of rising smartphone and broadband penetration, a faster replenishment rate for data bundles...

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Police in Abu Dhabi are reporting increased road safety in the capital city of the United Arab Emirates due to the deployment of smart...

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Rumours are swirling about a possible update to WhatsApp that would make it more like its Meta stablemate, Instagram. The suggestion is that WhatsApp’s...

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Africa

Mistakes made during childbirth lead to the deaths of more than 100 babies in Zambia every week, according to the country’s health minister, Sylvia...

United States

American man died after jumping into a frozen pond to save his granddaughter, authorities said Tuesday. Two sisters, 8 and 10, were out walking...

United States

A 19-year-old cashier working at a Burger King was shot and killed during an attempted robbery overnight in East Harlem, police said Sunday. The...

Middle East

In a sprawling settlement of mud-brick huts in western Afghanistan housing people displaced by drought and war, a woman is fighting to save her...

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