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Boris Johnson to face hostile reception as British parliament resumes

Olusola Elijah British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson was faced with more calls to resign on as parliament resumes on Wednesday. This is following a ruling by Britain’s top court that he had suspended the parliament unlawfully. Mr Johnson ignored immediate calls to resign following the Supreme Court’s ruling on Tuesday, saying he “strongly disagrees with this judgment.” He had…
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Xenophobia: Over 400 Nigerians indicate interest to leave South Africa —Mission

Olusola The Nigerian Mission in South Africa has said that no fewer than 400 Nigerians have indicated interest and registered to be evacuated from South Africa following the recent xenophobic attacks. Nigeria’s Consul General in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama, made this known in a telephone interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Sunday. Adama noted that Air Peace had offered…
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Just In: Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe dies at age 95

Olusola Elijah A former Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe has died at the ageof 95. Mugabe died at a hospital in Singapore on Friday morning. Recall that he served as prime minister of Zimbabwe from 1980 to 1987 and then as president from 1987 to 2017. He was…
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U-23 AFCON Qualifier: Sudan defeat Nigeria

Olusola Elijah Sudan on Thursday defeated the defending Champions Nigeria by a lone goal at the U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match played at Al Merriekh Stadium in Omdurman. The only goal of the encounter was scored on the 45 minutes mark after a counter-attack by the Sudanese team. The likes of Stephen Odey, Blessing Muyiwa and Taiwo Awoniyi missed Nigeria’s best chances…
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Xenophobia: FG summons SA High Commissioner over killing of Nigerians

Olusola Elijah The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has on Tuesday summoned the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Bobby Moroe, over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians This is contained in a WhatsApp message by a senior MFA official, Kimiebi Ebenfa. It read, “I am directed to inform you that the Minister of Foreign Affairs has summoned the High Commissioner of…
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