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Hundreds of 🇪🇹Ethiopians Return Home from Saudi Arabia Jails⛓

About 400 Ethiopian migrants serving prison sentences in Saudi Arabia returned home on Wednesday, state-linked Fana Broadcasting Corporate reports.

The returnees were welcomed at Bole International Airport, in the capital Addis Ababa, by an official from Ethiopia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Fana did not mention the crimes the returnees had …

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30 Million Condoms🤐 Imported Amid Shortage Fears

Tanzanian health authorities have imported 30 million condoms to curb a shortage reported earlier this year in the East African country.

Many are concerned about the soaring prices of condoms, amid the dwindled distribution of government-provided condoms, the BBC Swahili’s Gilian Kikowe says.

Some guest houses in the commercial …

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Mozambique's🇲🇿 Frelimo Appears Headed for Big Election🗳 Win

Unofficial results in Mozambique’s elections point to sweeping victories for the ruling Frelimo party and President Filipe Nyusi, prompting some analysts to question the credibility of the polls and warn that the lopsided result may prolong the country’s instability.

Mozambique’s electoral commission has not released any official …

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Guinea: Several Protesters ⚰Killed, Wounded in Protests

At least seven Guinean demonstrators were killed this week by security forces during ongoing protests against a possible constitutional change to allow President Alpha Conde to run for a third or even a fourth term, according to media reports on Wednesday.

Seven protesters were killed and another 70 wounded in …

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Tanker Fire Destroys🔥 Six Buildings, Shops In Onitsha —FRSC

No fewer than six buildings and shops were burnt on Wednesday at Upper Iweka, on Onitsha/Awka Road in Onitsha, after a 33,000-litre diesel tanker fell and caught fire.

The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Commission, Anambra Command, Mr Andrew Kumapayi, confirmed this to News Agency of Nigeria in …

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South-East Leaders🤝 Meet With Buhari, Seek Speedy Completion Of Enugu Airport

South-East leaders including governors on Thursday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House Council Chambers in Abuja.

The leaders during the meeting called for special Federal Government intervention for the speedy completion of the Enugu International airport and rehabilitation of federal roads in the region.

Speaking on behalf …

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Nigeria's Insecurity: We Need To 🙏Pray More, Says Senate President

Senate President Ahmad Lawan is urging Nigerians to pray more for their country's security agencies in view of the challenges facing Nigeria.

According to him, the power of God is beyond the weapons provided for the security forces. He stated this on Wednesday when a delegation of the Christian Legislators' …

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Petrol Tanker 🔥Explodes In Onitsha

A truck loaded with petroleum product has exploded at Upper Iweka, Onitsha in Anambra State.

Source said the truck lost control and rammed into the wall of the popular Toronto Hospital at Upper-Iweka before exploding.

The state police command's Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed, confirmed the incident, saying that …

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Stop Using My Office👀 For Fraud: SGF Warns Nigerians

Mr. Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) has warned those using his office for fraudulent acts to desist or face the consequences.

Mustapha gave the warning in a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja by Mr Willie Bassay, the Director of Information, office of the …

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Buhari Signs✍ Five Bills Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed five bills passed by the 8th National Assembly into law.

Mr. Umar Yakubu, Buhari's Senior Special Assistant on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives) made the announcement at a news conference on Wednesday in Abuja.

NAN reports that Yakubu said the Acts was to ensure …

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FG Deports Seven Koreans, 🚫Bans Them For Life

The Federal Government has carried out the deportation of seven Democratic People's Republic of Korea nationals from Nigeria.

The deportation order was effected by the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, in Abuja, on Tuesday.

The deportees, who allegedly attempted to undermine national security, were also banned from returning …

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Ghana Urges🙏 FG To Re-Open Nigeria-Benin Borders

The Ghanaian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Ms Shirley Botchwey, has urged the Federal Government to urgently review its decision to close its borders with Benin.

The minister said the border closure has severely affected Ghanaian traders, noting that it could lead to political tension in countries impacted …

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