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Deforestation🌳 Must Be Seen as Global Threat: Pope in 🇲🇬Madagascar

Pope Francis said on Saturday rapid deforestation and reduction in biodiversity in individual countries should not be treated as local issues since they threaten the future of the whole planet.

Francis made his appeal on a visit to Madagascar, the world’s fourth largest island, which research institutes and aid …

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Women In Ogun Community ⛓Locked Up As Oro Worshippers Begin Ritual

Women living in communities under Remo North Local Government Area of Ogun State are currently locked up in their houses as Oro worshippers imposed 29 hours curfew on them.

The communities involved are Ode Remo Ipara, Isara, Akaka, Ilara Remo, Orile Oko, Iraye and Eposo, all in Remo North.

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APC Rejects Elections👎 Petition Tribunal Judgments In Cross River

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Cross River State has rejected all judgements delivered by the election petition tribunal sitting in Calabar, Cross River State capital.

A statement made available to DAILY POST on Friday by the Party’s Publicity Secretary in the State, Bassey Ita said the party led by …

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Côte D'Ivoire Wants Nigeria's Adesina 👔Reelected AFDB President

President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d' Ivoire has appointed Adama Kone, Minister of Economic and Financial Affairs to support the re-election of Akinwumi Adesina as President of the Africa Development Bank (AfDB).

Mr Quattara said this at the first Council of Ministers of the country's new government team on Friday …

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FG Approves Construction of New ✈International Airport

President Mohammadu Buhari-led Federal Government yesterday approved the request for the construction of a new International Airport in Ebonyi State.

This followed a request for the approval of the airport by the Ebonyi state government.

In the letter signed on his behalf by the Director Safety and Technical Policy, Capt …

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Enough Is Enough, You Are Fueling😤 Xenophobia, FG Replies SA Minister

Federal government has in a riposte cautioned the South African Foreign Affairs Minister, Naledi Pandor, over her statement on xenophobic attack.

Pandor had in an interview with 'eNCA', a South African news website, accused Nigerians of doing illegitimate jobs in South Africa. She said that Nigerians are drug traffickers in …

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Ondo Senator, Tofowomo, 3⃣ Others Involved In 💥Auto Accident

Lawmaker representing Ondo South Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Nicholas Tofowomo, has been involved in a car accident in Ondo State.

The lawmaker was reported to be heading to Abuja with his entourage when the accident happened on Friday evening. Together with the senator was Banji Okunomo, Peoples Democratic …

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Oyo To Jerk Up Education Budget📈 To 12% From 2020 - Gov Makinde

Few days after the review of the Oyo State's 2019 budget in which the budgetary allocation to education was increased from three to 10 per cent, the State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has announced that budgetary allocation to the education sector will go up to 12 per cent from 2020 …

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