Nigeria news today headlines update Friday 1st March 2019
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The trial of a suspected Daesh militant descended into chaos this week after he attacked the presiding judge with his own gavel, AFP has reported. Thirty-three-year-old Adel Ghandri appeared in a Tunis military court on Tuesday alongside several other suspects accused of attacking an army station in Ben Guerdane, near the border with Libya, where […]
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Israeli soldiers intentionally fired on civilians and could have committed crimes against humanity during a string of crackdowns against Palestinian demonstrators last year in Gaza that left 189 people dead, U.N.-backed investigators said Thursday. Israel rejected their report as “hostile, false and biased.” The independent Commission of Inquiry mandated by the Human Rights Council said […]
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The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported Thursday that some 120 militants of the US-sponsored Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have formed a “smuggling network,” which works to secure the escape of Daesh terrorists and their family members from Baghouz village in the eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr; the final piece of land still held […]
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At least seven people have died and dozens more are still trapped beneath the rubble of an illegal gold mine that collapsed in Indonesia, officials said Thursday (Feb 28), as rescuers frantically searched for survivors. Some 19 miners had been plucked to safety since Tuesday night’s accident and rescuers are communicating with some still buried, […]
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The review found that, while priorities and areas of concern vary drastically between Member States, 2019 is expected to see the overall economy of the EU spend a seventh consecutive year in growth. While some Member States are still experiencing high levels of debt, on the whole public finances have improved significantly. Employment is at […]
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Rival leaders in Libya have agreed to hold elections in the country, agreeing on the “need to end the transitional stages”, according to a statement on Thursday from the UN mission in Libya. Fayez al-Sarraj, head of the Western-backed government, and Khalifa Haftar, leader of the Libyan National Army, met in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. […]
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The Federal Government has been advised to intensify and encourage the use of more fertilizer and increase investment in agriculture to boost growth and development. Mohamed Hettiti, Managing Director, OCP Africa Fertilisers Nigeria Limited made the call while speaking with DAILY INDEPENDENT in Lagos, stating that the fertilizer industry could assist and play vital roles […]
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The economic situation in the country is forcing young Nigerians to innovate and seek ways to create employment opportunities for themselves and even employ others in the process. They are creating businesses and expanding them and contributing to the development of the national economy. One of such young people is Oluwaseun Afolabi, Chief Executive Officer […]
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Things did not fall apart for Nigeria on 15th January 1966. Things fell apart the very moment the British colonisers handed political power to the nationalists on 1st October 1960. The revelation that the transition from colonial rule to independence was manipulated to favour a section of the country attests to the fact that deviousness […]
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Lagos – The Federal Government has said that the $160 million World Bank’s Growth and Employment (GEM) project was restructured to boost the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) sector. The government also said the project has led to the creation of over 26,000 jobs. Mr. Bisi Daniels, Strategy Communications adviser to Okechukwu Enelamah, the Minister, Minister […]
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