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Death toll surpasses 5000, Turkish president declares mourning

Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan has declared seven days of national mourning following devastating earthquakes that killed more than 5,000 people and toppled buildings across southeast Turkey and northern Syria, Aljazeera reported on Tuesday morning. The media house noted that authorities fear the death toll from Monday’s predawn magnitude 7.8 temblor, …

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Buhari will become lame duck President after poll – Rep

The lawmaker representing Esan North-East/Esan South-East Federal Constituency in Edo State at the House of Representatives, Sergius Ogun, explains to LEKE BAIYEWU why indiscriminate borrowing by a president and excess public debt should be an impeachable offence Your bill seeking to amend the Fiscal Responsibility Act 2007, and prescribe punishments …

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President Buhari congratulates Tems for Grammy win

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Afrobeat crooner, Tems for putting Nigeria in the spotlight after she won the ‘Best Melodic Rap Performance’ category in the 2023 Grammy awards. The President also praised Burna Boy for pursuing his passion with zeal and for creatively revolutionizing global entertainment.   The message of …

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600 pre-election appeals in appellate court, says president

The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, on Friday, said the court had so far received 600 pre-election matters from its 20 Divisions. Dongbam-Mensem made this known when the Ambassador of the European Union Delegation, Samuela Isopi, paid her a visit in her office. “The court received …

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Tinubu not desperate to be President – APC chieftain

A  member of the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress, Tolu Bankole, on Friday described the presidential candidate of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, as a patriot interested in the wellbeing of the masses. Bankole, who disclosed this in a statement in Abuja, said Tinubu’s concern over the …

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Brazil president accuses predecessor of planning Jan ‘coup’

Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Thursday alleged that his predecessor Jair Bolsonaro actively participated in planning for his supporters to storm government buildings on January 8. “Today I am well aware and will say it loud and clear: that citizen [former president Bolsonaro] prepared the coup,” Lula …

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Atiku Desperate To Become President – Aisha Yesufu

Atiku Abubakar Nigerian activist, Aisha Yesufu has said that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, is desperate to become president. This was contained in a post via her verified Twitter handle on Thursday. Recall that Atiku had in an interview on BBC Hausa Service said he …

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