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Twenty U.N. peacekeepers injured in central Mali attack

"The MINUSMA chief firmly condemns the attack and has ordered that all measures be taken to treat the wounded,"

American lady who murders Nigerian nabbed while trying to flee the country

She was later apprehended at the Departure Hall of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport by officers of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) and FAAN Aviation Security (AVSEC) at the Qatar Airline counter before she was brought to the NIS duty room about 12:30 am yesterday morning.

Three kidnapped Chinese nationals rescued in Osun by police

We met them in a terrible state. These were people who were made to endure rough weather and not properly fed in captivity,

All coast cleared for Okonjo Iweala as South Korean contestant dropped out of WTO race

A statement from Korea’s trade ministry noted that Yoo decided to quit the race after discussions with the U.S. and other major nations, and took various issues into account, including the need to revitalize the multilateral organization.

Trump aimed mob ‘like a loaded cannon’ at Capitol, Democrats argue in impeachment

One of Trump's recently hired lawyers, David Schoen, called the impeachment process "completely unconstitutional" in an interview with Fox News on Monday but did not outline the fotha president's legal strategy.

Biden to sign immigration orders on asylum seekers and reuniting families

More than 5,500 asylum-seeking families were separated during the Trump administration’s four-year term, though many of those families were reunited. Immigrant advocates are still searching for more than 600 parents, while more than 1,400 others who were deported without their children have now spent years separated from their families in the countries they fled in the first place.

White House considers revoking Trump’s access to intelligence briefings

There’s no circumstance in which [Trump] should get another intelligence briefing,” he said on CBS's Face the Nation. “I don’t think he can be trusted with it now, and in the future.”

America vows to ‘take action’ if Myanmar military coup is not reversed after soldiers arrest Aung San Suu Ky, the president and MPs in...

The NLD released a statement they said had been written by Suu Kyi before her arrest, which called for people 'to protest against the coup' while warning that generals want to 'put the country back under a dictatorship'.

Under Biden order, workers refusing unsafe work could stay on unemployment aid

An executive order signed on his second full day in office could make it easier for people to still qualify for jobless benefits if they quit or refuse a job that puts them at undue risk of infection from the coronavirus.

Anti-vaccine protesters temporarily shut down major coronavirus vaccine site

The protesters, members of anti-vaccine and far-right groups, organized online, according to The Los Angeles Times, which first reported about the closure caused by the "SCAMDEMIC PROTEST/MARCH."

Thousands rally in Russia to demand Alexei Navalny’s release

The 44-year-old Navalny, an anti-corruption investigator who is the best-known critic of President Vladimir Putin was arrested on Jan. 17 upon returning from Germany, where he spent five months recovering from nerve-agent poisoning that he blames on the Kremlin. Russian authorities have rejected the accusations.

Nigerian businessman dies in Dubai Police custody after flaunting cash in instagram

He died in police custody and he has been deposited in the mortuary”.

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Nigeria’s Burna Boy set to perform at the Grammys 2021 premiere ceremony

This is Burna Boy’s second Grammy nomination after losing to the iconic Angelique Kidjo during the last ceremony in 2020.

FG approves 39 licences for fish imports

Some people got approval last year but did not utilise their licences last year maybe because they did not have the capacity to import.

Breaking: Osun in turmoil as gunmen kill one, abduct passengers

The gunmen had reportedly attacked travellers and shot dead a man, whose name is not immediately available, while an unspecified number of passengers were also abducted.

Young man arrested for stabbing and raping 18-year-old girl in Bauchi

Wakil said the suspect was arrested afterwards while investigation is still in progress.