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Okonjo-Iweala
Business

EU backs Nigeria’s Okonjo-Iweala for WTO top job

European Union (EU) ambassadors, on Monday, October 27, reached consensus on backing Nigerian candidate Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in the race for the World Trade Organization’s top job, two EU officials said. Europe had trouble reaching a common position […]

Esther
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Gospel Music is my life, Esther Ojooba says

Esther Ojooba, Nigerian gospel musician, who is the originator of “Gospel Explosion,” an annual programme which started about seven years ago, with a specific focus on prophetic praise, reveals the exclusive part of herself in […]

Metro

Jailbreak
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Jailbreak in Benin as hoodlums set inmates free

A jailbreak has been reported at the correctional centre in Benin, Edo state, with a number of prisoners escaping from the facility. A viral video of the incident captured prisoners jumping over the prison’s fence. […]

Politics

Akeredolu
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INEC: Akeredolu wins Ondo governorship election

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, the incumbent Governor Rotimi Akeredolu winner of Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo the state, having polled the highest score of 292,830 votes. […]

Sports

Health

Joe Biden
Health

Joe and Jill Biden test negative for coronavirus

Former vice-president Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden tested negative for coronavirus, the Biden campaign announced on Friday morning. “Vice-President Joe Biden and Dr Jill Biden underwent PCR testing for Covid-19 today and Covid-19 was not […]

Coronavirus
Health

Global coronavirus cases surpass 32 million

The global cases of COVID-19 topped 32 million on Thursday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. Corroborating the figure on Thursday, Worldometers said, the number of deaths from […]