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Coronavirus: India suspends issuing visas to Italians, Iranians

India on Tuesday suspended with immediate effect all regular visas or e-visas granted to the nationals of Italy, Iran, South Korea, and Japan issued on or before March 3 to curb COVID-19, said a revised travel advisory. These visas also included visas-on-arrival for Japan and South Korea, according to the travel advisory. “Those requiring to
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Coronavirus: Reps to suspend plenary for two weeks

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The House of Representatives has resolved to suspend plenary for two weeks for fear of coronavirus spreading to the National Assembly. The resolution was part of the prayers of a motion moved by Mr. Josiah Idem at the plenary on Tuesday, which was unanimously adopted. The Minority Leader, Ndudi Elumelu, particularly made
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Gunmen abduct Catholic priest in Benue

John Charles, Makurdi Suspected gunmen have abducted a Catholic priest, Reverend Father David Echioda, in Otukpo area of Benue State. The PUNCH learnt that the priest of Otukpo Catholic Diocese was kidnapped along Alla-Akpa Road while returning from Sunday mass at Utonkon, Ado Local Government Area of the state. Confirming the report, Director of Information,
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Police warns against kidnap pranks in Katsina

The Katsina state Police Command has warned the public against calls and text threatening to kill or kidnap people or their relatives for ransom.
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Deontay Wilder is the definition of a warrior on the cover of Afropolitain Magazine's latest issue

Deontay Wilder celebrates African heritage in the Black History Month on the cover of Afropolitain magazine.
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Gov. Ayade swears in Acting Chief Judge of Cross River

Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has sworn in Justice Maurice Eneji as the Acting Chief Judge of the state.
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Ogun Assembly passes Amotekun bill

The Ogun House of Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill for a law to establish the Ogun State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps. The Majority Leader, Mr Yusuf Sherif, had presented the report of the Committee on Security and Strategy during plenary in Abeokuta. Sherif stated that the committee recommended that the bill be
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