Democrats win control of House of Representatives as Republicans retain control of the Senate

The hotly contested US mid-term elections ended with the Democrats picking up seats to take control of the House. Predicted to win in much touted “blue wave”, the Democrats though…

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Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla visit Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari today received Prince Charles and his wife, Duchess Camilla at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Buhari, welcomed the Prince at the fore court of the presidential villa. His…

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Senate sets up ad hoc committee to investigate NNPC subsidy fund

In an exclusive report by the Premium Times, the federal government illegally diverted $1.05billion which is N378billion from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG). The diversion details come amidst accusations…

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Labour calls off nationwide strike

The National Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, announced the suspension of the nationwide scheduled strike at the end of the 10pm meeting of the tripartite committee…

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Uzoamaka Eze takes over Africvilla Facebook page

The uzoamakaeze.com announces the take over of the Facebook page of Africvilla. The managers of Africvilla in a press statement, stated that, “Africvilla as a brand has ceased to exist…

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The life of a Nigerian protester under the Buhari adminstration

In many democratic countries, people freely express themselves in response to the policies of the government to either applaud or protest them. They may protest by embarking on strike action,…

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Iran to defy US sanctions and sell oil, Rouhani reportedly says

(Reuters) Iran will sell its oil and break sanctions reimposed by the United States on its vital energy and banking sectors, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told economists at a meeting…

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