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Electoral Act: Amaechi, Ngige, others risk disqualification over failure to resign
There are strong indications that the All Progressives Congress may disqualify political appointees contesting the 2023 elections who have not resigned their appointments. The PUNCH, on Monday, gathered that the party would not risk being disqualified by fielding political appointees in contravention of Section 84 (12). Read more…
NBA seeks judicial independence from executive authority
The Chairman, Nigerian Bar Association, Ado Ekiti Branch, Adeyemi Adewumi, on Monday made case for total independence of the Judiciary by weaning them from dependence on the Executive in terms of appointment and finance to avoid arbitrariness and domination. Read more…
Healthcare: Over 4,000 Edo residents to receive free treatment, surgeries
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Twitter, Nigeria agreement suffers setback as Musk buys microblogging platform
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NDLEA arrests alleged billionaire drug baron linked to Abba Kyari’s team
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NIMC server glitch invalidates linked NINs, leaves subscribers stranded
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Ukraine round-up: Russia hits railways as US pledges extra weapons
Russia hit railway infrastructure across Ukraine on Monday with the aim of disrupting foreign weapons supplies, while the US declared it would provide more weapons despite Moscow's objections. Read more….
France election: Macron faces immediate challenges to power after victory
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Beijing tests 20 million residents amid 'fast and furious' Omicron outbreak
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Donald Trump held in contempt in New York legal battle
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Nigeria has a 70% road infrastructure deficit, says the minister
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Economic recovery: World Bank earmarks $170bn lifelines for Nigeria, others
The President of the World Bank Group, David Malpass, has said the bank is working on a crisis response of around $170bn in financing capacity to address the wide-ranging needs of Nigeria and other crisis-ridden countries between April 2022 and June 2023. Read more…
N100bn UN climate fund inaccessible by Nigeria, others – NiMet
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency on Monday decried the inability of Nigeria and other African countries to access the N100bn United Nations climate fund required to mitigate the impact of climate change in Africa. Read more….
Rising insecurity, naira’s fall worsening business environment – NGF
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Twitter Accepts Elon Musk’s Offer to Buy Company in $44 Billion Deal
Twitter Inc. accepted Elon Musk’s bid to take over the company and go private, a deal that would give the world’s richest person control over the social-media network where he is also among its most influential users. Read more….
Uber Agrees to Pay Fine for Misleading Users on Cancellation Charges
Technologies Inc. could pay roughly $19 million in penalties in Australia after the country’s competition regulator found it misled riders by warning of cancellation charges even within a designated fee-free window. Read more…
Twitter: Musk promises free speech after $44bn purchase
Elon Musk has agreed on a deal to buy Twitter for about $44bn. This was confirmed on Monday after Twitter agreed to be taken over at $54.20 a share. Speaking on the motivation behind the deal, Musk revealed that he intends to transform the platform by taking it private. Read more….
Osinachi: Autopsy report out, FCT seeks legal advice
The Federal Capital Territory Police Command on Monday said it transferred the case of the late lead singer of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Osinachi Nwachukwu, to the Directorate of Public Prosecutions. Read more…
World's oldest person, Kane Tanaka, dies in Japan aged 119
Kane Tanaka, the world's oldest person, has died in Japan aged 119, according to a statement released by the country's Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare. Read more…
Angelique Kidjo makes Burna Boy blush with lavish praises in a new video
Angelique Kidjo lavished praise on Burna Boy during their recent Instagram live session. Kidjo, a multi-Grammy winner, says hearing a sample of his song on Burna Boy's record made her scream. It gives her goosebumps, she says, to see someone touch her song and take it to a new level - one she couldn't have predicted. Read more…
BBNaija's Laycon slams Federal Government over attitude towards ASUU strike
Former Big Brother Naija housemate Olamilekan Massoud Al-Khalifah Agbeleshebioba popularly known as Laycon has slammed the Nigerian government over the state of the nation. Read more…
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