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07 Nov: Women, Muslims, Latinos & LGBT people win in US Midterm Elections

92 women have so far been elected into the US Congress on Wednesday in a make-or-break midterm elections in the United States. The elections saw the Democrats take the House of Representatives, with a majority of 222 reps so far. But the Republicans have tightened its hold on the Senate with 51 candidates so far winning seats. The elections have…

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07 Nov: President Buhari Meets Prince Charles And Wife Camila At Aso Villa – PHOTOS

Nigeria’s first man, President Muhammadu Buhari has received Prince Charles and his wife Duchess of Cornwell in Abuja today, November 6, 2018, at the State house in Abuja. The Prince of Wales and his Wife, as earlier planned, made their stop to address security concerns in the West African country. They were met by President Buhari at the State House…

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01 Nov: Lagos PDP Gubernatorial Candidate,Jimi Agbaje Announces Running Mate

  The governorship candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Jimi Agbaje, on Thursday announced Mrs Haleemat Busari as his running mate for 2019 gubernatorial election. Felix Oboagwina, Director of Media and Publicity of Jimi Agbaje Campaign Organisation (JACO), said that the choice of Busari, a lawyer, followed comprehensive consultations with leaders and stakeholders within and outside…

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31 Oct: Governors insist on ₦22,500 as Minimum Wage

Governors of the 36 states of the federation have agreed on paying ₦22,500 as the new minimum wage for civil servants. The Cable reports that the chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), Zamfara State Governor Abdulaziz Yari, shared the news. Yari said that when the minimum wage payable is being determined, it is necessary to consider that the “total personnel cost does…

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30 Oct: Trump Planning To End Citizenship For Babies Born In US To Non-Citizens

President of the United States, Donald Trump is on the verge of putting an end to the right to U.S. citizenship for children of noncitizens born in the country. In an interview with Axios on Monday, Trump who has long kicked against “anchor babies”, said the system of citizenship has to end. “We’re the only country in the world where…

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30 Oct: #OBYFIGHT4NAIJA: “Buhari and Atiku Are Conjoined From Head to Toe as #BuTiku” – Oby Ezekwesili

  Pretty much everybody in Nigeria heard when Sahle-Work Zewde was announced the first female president of Ethiopia. There was a whole lot of buzz about it, and everybody had one or two things to say. But whatever the opinion, everybody agreed on one thing – It’s not a phenomenon we’re used to seeing in Nigeria. It looks like Sahle…

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26 Oct: Vote for Buhari to return Power to South-West in 2023 – Fashola

Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola has urged the South West to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 to ensure power returns to the South-West in 2023. According to Premium Times, Fashola made this known at a special Town Hall Meeting on infrastructure organised by the Ministry of Information and Culture and the National Orientation Agency. Fashola, speaking in Yoruba, said: Did…