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Rivers’ ADP supporters jubiliate over Tribunal’s order on INEC documents …INEC to be cross-examined Thursday

It was all joy and jubilation for the supporters of Action Democratic Party (ADP), Rivers State chapter as the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal not only ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to produce the press releases where it stated that  there was widespread disruption of the election conducted on …

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UNGA presidency: Muhammad-Bande attends crucial transition meeting

Muhammad-Bande (left) with Espinosa and other diplomats during a previous UNGA meeting. By Harrison Arubu United Nations, July 17, 2019  Outgoing President of the UN General Assembly (PGA), Ms Maria Espinosa, on Wednesday  met with her successor-elect, Amb. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, to discuss issues related to transition of power. Muhammad-Bande, Nigeria’s Permanent …

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WHO declares Congo’s Ebola outbreak public health emergency of international concern  

By Harrison Arubu United Nations, July 17, 2019  The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Wednesday officially declared the current Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. WHO chief, Tedros Ghebreyesus, who announced the declaration in Geneva, called on countries to …

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 NIA boss, Ahmed Rufai emerges Africa Intelligence Committee Chairperson

  Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), has been appointed Chairperson of the Committee of Intelligence and Security Services of Africa (CISSA). The Directors-General and Heads of Security and Intelligence Agencies of 52 African countries at their meeting in Abuja unanimously adopted Abubakar as …

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