Tuesday , September 22 2020

Bayelsa Poll: Senior INEC official working for PDP,says Sylva

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the December 5 governorship election, Chief Timipre Sylva, on Sunday alleged that a senior member of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state is an agent of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Speaking through his campaign team, Sylva/Igiri …

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Buhari: Nigerians determined to remain one

President Muhammadu Buhari has affirmed that Nigerians had resolved to remain one.  Buhari said this on Monday despite the ongoing pro-Biafran protests rocking some parts of the country He said the fact that the country witnessed a lot of internal strife and a civil war since independence and has remained …

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EU offers Nigeria N7.6bn to fight drugs

The European Union is supporting Nigeria with €36m (N7.65bn) to help fight indiscriminate drug production, trafficking and use. In his speech at the second national symposium on drugs and drug control held in Abuja, the EU’s Acting Head of Cooperation, Juan Urteaga-Casla, stated that the union was supporting the work …

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Paris attacks show U.S. surveillance of Islamic State may be ‘going dark’

Officials contend Snowden disclosures, use of sophisticated encryption and messaging apps are making terrorists harder to track.The Islamic State’s claim of responsibility for the Paris attacks that killed 129 people — including one American college student, has the potential to dramatically alter U.S. intelligence assessments of the group’s capabilities to …

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