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Ethiopia Arrests Security Officials Over Rights Abuses

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Ethiopia has arrested more than 60 former security and intelligence officials for alleged human rights abuses and corruption.

US Mid-Term Elections: Arizona Elects First Female Senator

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International News 

The US State of Arizona has elected its first female Senator, after Democrat Kyrsten Sinema beat Republican Martha Mcsally in a tight race.

Police Kill Armed Security Guard In Error In Chicago

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International News 

An armed security guard at a bar in suburban, Chicago was killed by police as he detained a suspected gunman, according to witnesses.

California Fires: Winds Propel Fires As Death Toll Rises

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International News 

Strong winds have been fuelling California's deadly fires as search-and-rescue teams begin the grim task of searching for bodies among the ashes.

Anambra Assembly Speaker Impeached

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Nation 

The Speaker of Anambra State House of Assembly, Rita Maduagwu, has been impeached.

Senate Adjourns For Lack Of Quorum

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Nation 

Senate on Tuesday suspended plenary till next week after lawmakers were unable to form the required quorum.

CAN Partners INEC On Hitch Free Elections

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Nation 

The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, says it is partnering with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ensure a hitch free 2019 general elections.

World Bank, Adamawa Govt. Train 6, 000 Teachers

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Nation 

Over 6,000 teachers drawn from seven local government areas ravaged by insurgency in Adamawa State have undergone capacity building training.

Diabetes Patients Seek Price Reduction Of Drugs

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Nation 

Diabetic patients in Bauchi state are calling on the state and federal governments as well as non- governmental organizations to look into the high cost of diabetic treatment as it’s beyond the reach of the common man.

Ezike Takes Over Abia Police Command

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Nation 

The new commissioner of police for Abia state, Chris Ezike has read a riot act to armed robbers and miscreants in the state. 

Group Advocates Electoral Inclusiveness

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Nation 

Key players in the electoral process have called on the President to sign the electoral act amendment bill to ensure equal participation during the 2019 elections.

Buhari Assents To 5 Bills

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Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has given assent to five new bills.

Kwara PDP, APC Trade Accusations Over By-Election

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Nation 

The Kwara state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has raised concern over a purported plan by the All Progressives Congress to import ammunition and thugs to destabilize the forthcoming Ekiti/Oke-ero/Isin/Irepodun house of representative by-election.

Ayade Receives National Sports Festival Torch

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Sports  

Cross-river state governor, Professor Ben Ayade has assured the Federal government of the state’s commitment to host the 2020 edition of the national sports festival.

Cross-River Partners Canada To Inject N500million For Development Of SMEs

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Nation 

The Cross-River state government has expressed its readiness to promote small and medium scale entrepreneurship business with the sum of five hundred million naira.

Fed Govt. Restates Commitment To Internal Security

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Nation 

Nigeria's Federal Government has restated its commitment to ensure that every corner of the country is safe and secured, for the citizens to live in.

Presidential Amnesty Programme Donates Relief Materials To Delta Flood Victims

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Nation 

The Presidential Amnesty Programme has donated relief materials to over twenty communities in delta state recently affected by flood that ravaged parts of the country.

Katsina Issues Directive On Security

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Nation 

Following the recent rise in the cases of kidnapping and banditry in the state, Katsina state Governor Aminu Masari has issued a directive to all the thirty four Local Government caretaker committee chairmen as well as Traditional Rulers to take security of lives and property in their domains with utmost importance or risk their respective positions.

Britain’s Foreign Minister Pursues Yemen Peace In Saudi Arabia

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International News 

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt met Saudi Arabia’s King Salman in Riyadh on Monday on a visit to press for an end to the war in Yemen and for Saudi leaders to cooperate with an investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Russia Suspected Of Jamming GPS Signal

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International News 

Finnish Prime Minister Juhasipila has said the GPS signal in his country's northern airspace was disrupted during recent NATO war games in Scandinavia.