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Constituency Projects In Wrong Address?

Constituency Projects In Wrong Address?

Constituency Projects In Wrong Address? Femi Fakeye is a member of the Federal House of Representatives. He represents Boluwaduro/Ifedayo/Ila federal constituency in Osun State, and he is in his second term at the National Assembly in Abuja. Perhaps when his length of time there is considered, he could pass for an experienced legislator, who knows

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179 Bodies Recovered From Sierra Leone Mudslide [Video]

179 Bodies Recovered From Sierra Leone Mudslide The Red Cross confirm 179 bodies have been delivered to the central mortuary in Sierra Leone’s capital, Freetown, after a mudslide within the outskirts of the city on Monday morning. Red Cross spokesman, Abu Tarawallie, confirmed by telephone that the death toll is anticipated to rise as additional

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Collapsed Bridge: Youths Lock Down Port Harcourt Industrial Zone

Collapsed Bridge: Youths Lock Down Port Harcourt Industrial Zone The entire Eleme Industrial Cluster in Rivers State was shut down on Friday by Eleme youths who were demanding urgent government repair of the collapsed Aleto Bridge on the East – West federal highway. The youths blocked the road near the collapsed bridge as early as

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About 200 Refugees Thrown Into Yemen Sea

About 200 Refugees Thrown Into Yemen Sea More refugees and migrants have been “deliberately drowned” by human smugglers for the second time in 24 hours off the coast of Yemen, according to the United Nation’s migration agency. Patrol teams from the International Organization for Migration (IOM) found in the south of Yemen at least five

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Oil Prices Rises To $53 As Saudi Cuts Exports

Oil Prices Rises To $53 As Saudi Cuts Exports Oil prices rose on Thursday lifted by a sustained decline in inventories and Saudi Arabia’s preparedness to cut crude supplies to its prized Asian customers. Brent crude futures were 52.99 dollars a barrel by 0855 GMT, while US West Texas Intermediate crude was up 17 cents

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Acting President Appoints 21 New Federal Permanent Secretaries

Acting President Appoints 21 New Federal Permanent Secretaries The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has approved the appointment of new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. This was contained in a release signed by the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita. The new appointees were selected after a rigorous interview process.

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China To Build First Mars Simulation Base

China To Build First Mars Simulation Base China will establish the country’s first Mars simulation base, in northwest China’s Qinghai Province, the local government said Tuesday. The base will be in the red cliff region in Da Qaidam (also known as Dachaidan) district in the Mongolian-Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Haixi. Situated at the Qaidam basin

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North Korea Threatens Strike On US Territory, Guam

North Korea’s military is “examining the operational plan” to strike areas around the US territory of Guam with medium-to-long-range strategic ballistic missiles, state-run news agency KCNA said early Wednesday local time. Specifically, the statement mentioned a potential strike on Andersen Air Force Base designed “to send a serious warning signal to the US.” The base

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Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Strikes Western China

Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Strikes Western China A strong earthquake shook a mountainous region in western China near a famous national park on Tuesday evening, with no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 6.5 quake struck a region bordered by the provinces of Sichuan and Gansu at a depth

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