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The Federal High Court has declared the seizure of the International Passport of the former Governor of Rivers State, Peter Odili as illegal and a violation of his human rights. The court has, therefore, ordered the National Immigration Service to release and return Odili’s International passport to him. The court also restricted the NIS from […]

Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has died aged 84 of Covid-19 complications, his family has announced. Powell, the former US secretary of state who played a pivotal role in attempting to justify the 2003 invasion of Iraq, died due to Covid-19 as announced Monday. He was a former top military officer who rose […]

Denmark joined Germany to become the first two teams to book their place in Qatar. Denmark defeated Austria one-nil to maintain their 100% record in Group F on Tuesday. Four-time winners Germany had earlier defeated north Macedonia four-nil on Monday, becoming the first country to qualify for the Mundial. Joakim Maehle scored the solitary goal […]

Morocco and Senegal became the first teams to advance to the third and final round of the FIFA world cup Qatar 2022 Africa qualifier. Senegal bagged maximum points away from home when the Teranga lions defeated theIr Namibian counterparts 3-1 on Tuesday in their adopted home in Soweto, South Africa. With two matches remaining in […]

Belgium goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has accused football authorities of prioritising revenue over player welfare in a damning assessment of the global football calendar. Courtois, 29, was speaking after his country’s 2-1 loss to Italy in the third-place play-off in the UEFA Nations League on Sunday. A match he described as pointless. Both countries made a […]

Members of the House of Representatives will on Wednesday and Thursday debate the N16.39 trillion, 2022 Budget proposal, which was presented to them by President Muhammadu Buhari last Thursday. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, while making the announcement said details of the budget will be distributed to the lawmakers. The speaker further […]

The Senate on Tuesday amended four clauses of the Electoral Act bill as passed by the upper chamber in July The president of the Senate Ahmed Lawan says the decision was reached after a critical examination of the Bill by the Senate Committee on INEC. The committee observed that some fundamental issues which require fresh […]

Barring any change of mind, the organised labour in Cross River State under the auspices of the Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress have asked workers in the state to down-tool effective from this Tuesday, October 12, 2021. The directive was given through a bulletin issued by the labour unions on Monday evening […]

Bandits have invaded Saint Albert’s Catholic Institute of Philosophy in Kagoma, Jama’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State in the early hours of Tuesday. A Catholic priest who pleaded anonymity said some students were abducted, while others escaped the attack. The Public Relations Officer of the Southern Kaduna People’s Union, SOKAPU, Luka Biniyat told […]

The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has called for economic ties with Nigeria, particularly in the area of oil production. The development took place during a bilateral meeting between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Foreign Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Félix Plasencia, on the sidelines of the United Nations General […]

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