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Nigeria: Eight APC lawmakers serve Benue State Governor impeachment notice

Eight of 30 lawmakers of the Benue State House of Assembly have served impeachment notice on Governor Samuel Ortom. According to Tahav Agerzua, a spokesperson for Mr Ortom; The eight lawmakers also took control of the premises of the state parliament with the support of the police. “They have taken over the House of Assembly […]

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Fuel, Bread Crisis Worsens Across Sudan

Former banker and economic analyst in Sudan, Hafiz Ismail has described the situation in the country a very serious one, as the Sudanese Pound value has continued to decrease against other foreign currencies, especially the US Dollar. The crisis of bread and fuel, particularly diesel, has escalated to the highest levels in the capital, Khartoum […]

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Gunmen reportedly kidnaps Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West) has reportedly been abducted by unknown gunmen. This was disclosed by Senator Ben Bruce (Bayelsa East) on his Twitter page. “I have just been informed by Moses Melaye, @dino_melaye’s brother, that Dino has been abducted by unknown persons in a Toyota Sienna that blocked their car and overpowered them on […]

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South Africa: Teen burnt to death, perpetrators arraigned

Tokelo Makalepho’s ex-girlfriend and three of her friends have been arrested facing charges of murder and kidnapping after the carbonized body of teenager Boitumelo Dlamini was found in the veld in Klipgat, North West. Boitumelo , 18, a Grade 12 pupil at Elepsa Secondary School, became romantically involved with Tokelo Makalepho, 24, from her village, […]

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