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California Wildfires: Death Toll Reaches Grim Milestone

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The death toll in wildfires sweeping California has risen to 31, with more than 200 people still unaccounted for, officials have said.

Aviation Minister Reacts To Atiku’s Claims, Says It Is Routine Process

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The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, says it is a routine process for all incoming passengers on international flights to go through customs, immigration, health, and security screenings.

EFCC Okays Plans To Extradite Alison-Madueke

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that the process of extraditing former Minister of Petroleum, Deziani Alison-Madueke, has begun.

Atiku Returns From Dubai, Alleges Intimidation By ‘Agents Of State’

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The Presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has returned to Nigeria from Dubai.

Army Chief's Vehicle Involved In Acciden As ADC Injured

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The official staff vehicle of the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, was on Sunday involved in an accident at Jere town en route Kaduna.

Police Release Facts On Death Of Tradition Head, Bademosi

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The Lagos State Police Command have released fresh facts on the circumstances behind the death of a Traditional Head, Opeyemi Bademosi, who was allegedly murdered by his Togolese cook, Sunday Anani.

Court Declines To Order Arrest Of Ekweremadu

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The Federal High Court, Abuja has refused to issue bench warrant against the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu on his absence in court to defend the charges of refusal to declare his assets.

Court Shifts Suit Against APC, INEC To Dec 5

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The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed December 5, for hearing of a suit filed by two aggrieved governorship aspirants of the party, Garba  Dankani and Mohamad  Mainasara seeking the nullification of wards, local government and the state congresses of the All Progressive Congress (APC) on account of violation of laws.

Nigerian Army Redeployment

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The Nigerian Army has appointed Major General Benson Akinroluyo as the new Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole. He takes over from Major General Abba Dikko.

ECOWAS Strengthens Collaboration With US On Risk Management

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The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, says it is strengthening its collaboration with the United States over risk management in the region through the establishment of the Early Warning Systems.

Rivers State Will Pay N30, 000 Minimum Wage If FG Agrees – Wike

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The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has promised to pay the proposed 30, 000 Naira as minimum wage if approved by the Federal Government.

Last-Minute Winner Takes Cardiff Out Of Bottom Three

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Cardiff City moved out of the bottom three thanks to a dramatic last-minute winner against 10-man Brighton.

Air Force Neutralises Boko Haram In Talala, Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force, ATF, of Operation Lafiya Dole has neutralised several Boko Haram terrorists in air strikes it conducted at Talala in Borno.

BREAKING: Ondo ADC Chairman, Four Others Regain Freedom

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The Chairman of African Democratic Congress, ADC, in Ondo State, Bisi Ogungbemi, has been released by his abductors.

Beware Of Poisoned Beans – CPC Cautions Nigerians

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The Consumer Protection Council, CPC, has advised consumers to extensively parboil their beans before consumption and to make sufficient inquiries before engaging in purchases.

I’ve Not Been Removed, Says Impeached Ondo Speaker

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The impeached Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, David Oleyeloogun, says he remains the authentic leader of the House.

Osinbajo Replies Reps, Refutes Violations In Approval Of N5.8b NEMA Funds

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The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has refuted any wrongdoing in the approval of N5.8 billion for “emergency intervention of food security to the northeast” in June 2017, when he was acting president.

Jamal Khashoggi Murder: Turkey 'Shared Khashoggi Tapes' With Saudi, US

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Turkey says it has shared recordings related to the murder of the journalist and writer, Jamal Khashoggi, with the US, UK, Saudis and others.

Paris Peace Summit: Buhari To Join Trump, Others On Sunday

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Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, will on Sunday join his American counterpart Donald Trump, Angela Merkel of Germany and other World leaders to attend the first Paris Peace Summit in France.

President Buhari Arrives Paris

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President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Paris, France to participate in the first edition of the Paris Peace Forum.