Day: February 15, 2018

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​Veteran actor RMD shares hilarious throwback picture

Once again it is Thursday and as we all know, it has become a norm to share throwback photos using the popular hashtag #tbt! Veteran actor and former commissioner for culture and tourism in Delta state, Richard Mofe-Damijo popularly known as RMD like other celebrities decided to throw it back to the good old days […]

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​Hailemariam Desalegn resigns as prime minister of Ethiopia

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn announced Thursday that he has resigned as head of government and as president of the ruling coalition in an effort to facilitate reforms after a period of protests. Hundreds of people have died in the protests that began in 2015 and continued in 2016 following an urban development project in […]

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​Buhari support group lampoons NASS reorder of elections

The Buhari Support Organisation, BSO, in Enugu State has taken offence at the National Assembly rearrangement of the sequence of the 2019 general elections. The group said that the National Assembly reorder was not only unconstitutional but mischievous. The Buhari supporters therefore asked Mr. President not to assent to the amendment and veto the National […]

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​​South African lawmakers elect Ramaphosa as president of the country

​South African lawmakers have elected Ramaphosa as president, according to reports from Vanguard News. This comes in less than 24 hours since Jacob Zuma announced his immediate resignation yesterday, after his party, the African National Congress (ANC) threatened to dismiss him with a motion of censure. Zuma, weakened by a scandal involving the diversion of […]

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​Benue Killings: Ortom Cries To UN For Help

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, yesterday called on the United Nations, UN, to intervene in the human crisis resulting from the genocide perpetrated by armed herdsmen in the state. The Governor made the call on Wednesday at the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, office in Abuja when he led a delegation of the state to […]

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​Armed men free arrested herdsmen, kill vigilante member in Edo

A vigilante member identified as Efe Igbinoba was yesterday shot dead by gunmen dressed in military uniform at Obadolovbiyeyi community in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State. Vanguard gathered that the incident which caused Pandemonium in the community, started Wednesday when the local vigilante group in the community arrested some herdsmen for alleged armed […]

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​Fire breaks out at National Assembly

The Senate wing of National Assembly is currently on fire on Thursday, February, 15, 2018. In view of that the Senate has suspended its Thursday’s sitting after fire broke out in a section of the National Assembly building. Details later…

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​Emery’s selection backfires but PSG still confident

Unai Emery’s decision to start with Giovani Lo Celso in front of the defence in Paris St Germain’s 3-1 Champions League defeat at Real Madrid backfired badly, but the coach remained confident his side would qualify for the last eight. Emery left experienced defensive midfielder Thiago Motta, who is still not yet fully fit, out […]

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Ex Education Commissioner in former East Central of Nigeria is dead

Prof. Ukwu I. Ukwu, Education Commissioner in the defunct East Central State is dead. Ukwu, an economist and former Executive Director, Centre for Development Research, Management and Training, died in an Enugu hospital on Feb. 12 at the age of 84, after a brief illness. The wife of the deceased, Comfort, confirmed the demise of […]

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​17 dead in Florida school shooting

No fewer than 17 persons were killed at a Florida high school on Wednesday, after a gunman opened fire, leaving terrified students huddled in their classrooms, texting friends and family for help. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said the Valentine’s Day shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, had left “multiple dead,” with […]

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