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Kogi election: Court asked to disqualify PDP gov candidate, Wada

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja A lawyer from Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State, Femi Joseph, has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to disqualify the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in Kogi State, Musa Wada, from participating in the Saturday’s governorship election in the state. The plaintiff, who filed the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1147/2019, alleged
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At least 12, including children, killed in car bomb blast

At least 12 people, including three children, were killed when a minivan packed with explosives rammed into a vehicle carrying foreigners during Kabul’s morning rush hour Wednesday, officials said. Four foreign nationals were among those wounded in the attack that targeted an SUV belonging to a private Canadian security company, GardaWorld — in a crowded
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Aisha Buhari inaugurates Kogi Presidential Lodge

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, on Thursday, inaugurated the Presidential Lodge built by Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, ahead of the APC mega rally in Lokoja.
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New EP: Dimeji – Home

Where’s home? To most, it’s a place where one lives permanently. To Dimeji, home is hip-hop in all its glory. The rapper, who says, “I want to be able to give listeners a semblance of what I perceive as home,” has released a new EP titled “Home,” with features from Lekadot, Cake Bas, AstRa-P, and Femi Jr. The post New EP: Dimeji – Home appeared first on BellaNaija ...
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FG to stop importation of steel materials

The Federal Government on Thursday, said it planned to stop the importation of steel materials into the county to encourage local investors in the sector.
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Herder/farmer clash: Buhari proposes tree planting as part of solutions

…Writes opinion in Scientific American John Ameh, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has proposed tree planting as part of the solutions to the frequent clashes between herdsmen and farmers in the country, according to the Presidency. In an opinion article published in the Scientific American, Buhari stated that drylands forced herders to migrate from the North/Sahel
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Using hydropower to light up Nigeria

Using hydropower to light up Nigeria …Kainji Dam was built as Nigeria's first power plant five decades ago…. It generates about 10% of Nigeria's power, however the country lacks the infrastructure… to get power from the dam to some parts of the country. Nigeria is Africa's most…
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Buhari advises governorship candidates in Kogi, Bayelsa to accept election results

Buhari urges voters in the states to be peaceful.
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10 highlights from Ghana’s 2020 budget

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta presented the 2020 budget on Wednesday (November 13, 2019) to Parliament.
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W. Africa Crude-Angolan slumps on weaker middle distillate margins

W. Africa Crude-Angolan slumps on weaker middle distillate margins LONDON, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Lacklustre Asian demand for middle distillates such as gasoil helped push down prices for some Angolan grades which had previously fetched much higher interest and prices as new shipping fuel rules draw nearer. ANGOLA * Asian refining profit margins for gasoil have plunged to their lowest in more than five months. * About six to eight Angolan ...
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