Trump Extends Stringent Travel Ban To Nigeria, Five Other Countries

The Trump administration on Friday added six countries to the nations facing stringent travel restrictions, virtually blocking immigration from Africa’s most populous nation, Nigeria, and from Myanmar, where refugees are fleeing genocide. Besides Nigeria, varying degrees of restrictions will hit

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Transfer: Man Utd In Talks With Odion Ighalo

Manchester United are in talks to sign former Watford striker Odion Ighalo and are growing confident of loaning a forward before the transfer deadline. United have been heavily linked with Bournemouth’s Josh King and Shanghai Shenhua front-man Ighalo, 30. Earlier

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#BrexitDay: UK’s Brussels Embassy Takes Down EU Flag As Sun Sets

The European Union’s flag was removed from outside the British embassy to the EU in Brussels on Friday, hours before the United Kingdom was set to formally leave the EU after 47 years of membership. A man reached out of

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Buhari Was Right Not To Handover To Osinbajo, Court Rules, Lawyer Kicks

A Federal High Court in Lagos presided over by Hon. Justice A. O. Faji has ruled that President Muhammadu Buhari was right not to have handed over power to Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, during his visit to the United Kingdom

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North-east Politicians Behind Call For Sack Of Service Chiefs To Discredit FG — CHRMG

The Coalition for Human Rights Monitoring Groups in Nigeria has described the call for the sack of the nation’s Security Chiefs as the handiwork of some selfish north-east politicians to discredit the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. The group was reacting

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Delta Govt Confirms 18 Suspected Cases of Lassa Fever

Says 7 out of the cases in critical condition. Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba The Delta State Government on Friday Confirmed 18 suspected cases of Lassa Fever outbreak in the state, adding that seven out of the cases are currently in critical

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National Security: CALSER Replies Reps, Says Military Under Buhari Exceptional

The Centre for Africa Liberation and Socio-Economic Rights (CALSER) has responded to the House of Representatives, describing the Nigerian military under President Muhammadu Buhari as “exceptional”, displaying unalloyed commitment and can’t be compromised for selfish politicians. CALSER made this known

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Coronavirus: WHO Lists Nigeria Among 13 Top-risk African Nations

The World Health Organisation has identified 13 high-risk African countries for coronavirus. They are Algeria, Angola, Ivory Coast, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. A statement from WHO said the identified African nations

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WapTV Announces Fresh Episodes Of Comedy Skits

BY LOIS EFFIONG Popular Family Entertainment Television Channel, WapTV, has announced the release of new episodes of its comedy skits. According to Managing Director of WapTV  Wole Adenuga, he said that the comedy series released earlier to the public was

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Jubilation As NYSC Members Receive First N33,000 Allowance

Some corps members of the National Youth Service Corps serving in Enugu State have expressed joy over the payment of N33,000 increased allowance by the Federal Government. The corps members, who have been expectant, expressed shock when they started receiving

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