China’s economic growth decline in three decades

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For the first time in three decades, China’s economic growth has fallen behind the rest of the Asia-Pacific region.  What are the figures?  According to the World Bank, the Asia-Pacific region’s annual growth outlook has dropped from 5% to 3.2%, mainly thanks to China’s economic struggles, as the superpower is responsible for 86% of the … Read more

Queen Margrethe of Denmark strips grandchildren of titles

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 Four grandchildren of Denmark’s monarch were on Wednesday stripped of their prince and princess, as well as “His/Her Highness” titles.  Did they commit any wrong?  No, they did not. The royal palace announced that the decision was made by the monarch, Queen Margrethe II. The four are children of Prince Joachim, the Queen’s second son, … Read more

APC’s internal strife

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As campaigns toward the 2023 general elections officially begin, the house of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is far from being in harmony.  What’s happening there?  An official of the party has said that the letter said to have been written by the party’s National Chairman, Senator Abdullahi Adamu reflects the true position of … Read more

INEC halts Ahmad Lawan’s bid to return to Senate.

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In a twist of fate for Senate President Ahmad Lawan, a federal high court sitting in Damaturu, the Yobe state capital has ordered the All Progressive Congress to submit the name of Bashir Machina as the authentic APC candidate for the Yobe North Senatorial District. The presiding Judge, Justice Fadimatu Murtala while upholding the May … Read more

Weird! Suspicious ailment affecting only U.S Spies

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“Havana syndrome” is a phenomenon first suffered by CIA officers and U.S. diplomats in Havana, Cuba in 2016.  What kind of ailment is it?  Symptoms of Havana syndrome include dizziness, vertigo, and extreme fatigue, which often begin after hearing strange chirping sounds. Many sufferers are affiliated with the U.S. government, from intelligence officers to diplomats, … Read more

‘We are coming for you’, NDLEA tells drug dealers 

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) last week announced the seizure of N198b worth of cocaine in Ikorodu, Lagos state. The agency announced on Tuesday that it has destroyed the illicit drugs.  Is that the end of the case?  No, the arrested drug offenders will face prosecution. In a statement on Tuesday regarding the … Read more

EndSars panel submits report 

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The panel set up to investigate violations committed by members of the disbanded Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS) submitted its report yesterday in Abuja.  What’s in the report?  The Independent Investigation Panel’s report on alleged Human Rights Violations committed by the Anti-robbery unit of the Nigerian Police Force found no fewer than 72 members of the … Read more

Peter Obi’s endorsement based on equity and federal character – Afenifere

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Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere says its endorsement of the Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, is based on the principle of equity and federal character as enshrined in the constitution of Nigeria. The leader of the group, Chief Ayo Adebanjo disclosed this in a statement issued yesterday. What did he say? Ayo Adebanjo said supporting … Read more