Pope Francis kisses feet of South Sudanese leaders in plea for peace

Pope Francis at the conclusion of his remarks at the end of the spiritual retreat with the South Sudan’s leaders, fell to his knees, kissing the feet of the men…

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Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir steps down after months of protests

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has stepped down after months of protests and consultations are under way to form a transitional council to run the country, government sources and a provincial…

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Trump declares ‘complete exoneration’ after Mueller finds no collusion

US President Donald Trump declared Sunday that he had been completely exonerated after his campaign was cleared of colluding with Russia in the 2016 election, in a major boost for…

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Atiku says judiciary is the defender of democracy as tribunal declares Adeleke winner of Osun state election

The Osun State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal has declared the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate, Ademola Adeleke winner of the 2018 election. The three-man panel said in its ruling…

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Nigerian Senate approves N30,000 minimum wage

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday has approved N30, 000 as minimum wage for workers in Nigeria. The National Minimum Wage Act will become effective after president, Muhammadu Buhari,signs it into…

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PDP leaders on protest march over presidential election

Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tuesday, went on a protest march at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) headquarters in Abuja over the outcome of the presidential election….

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Atiku rejects election result, to challenge it in court

The presidental candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has rejected the results of the presidential election which took place last Saturday across Nigeria. In a personally signed…

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