Reps Seek Review, Expansion of Laws to Manage Pollution in Niger Delta

[Guardian] Abuja and Asaba -The House of Representatives yesterday pushed for a review of the laws regulating oil spillage in the Niger Delta and other oil producing areas.The bill to amend the NOSDRA Act, 2006 was brought to the House by the Chairman,…

[Guardian] Abuja and Asaba -The House of Representatives yesterday pushed for a review of the laws regulating oil spillage in the Niger Delta and other oil producing areas.The bill to amend the NOSDRA Act, 2006 was brought to the House by the Chairman, House Committee on Environment and Habitat, Obinna Chidoka.

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Ramsey Nouah, Omoni Oboli Reunite in ‘My Wife and I’

[Vanguard] EIGHT years after co-starring in Kunle Afolayan’s thriller, Figurine, Nollywood finest, Ramsey Nouah and Omoni Oboli, reunite in new family comedy, My Wife and I.

[Vanguard] EIGHT years after co-starring in Kunle Afolayan's thriller, Figurine, Nollywood finest, Ramsey Nouah and Omoni Oboli, reunite in new family comedy, My Wife and I.

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Fayose Defends Yari Over Paris Club Refunds

[Daily Trust] Ado Ekiti -Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, defended his colleague in Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, who the EFCC accused of looting N500 million and $500,000 from the Paris Club refunds to build a hotel in Lagos.

[Daily Trust] Ado Ekiti -Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, defended his colleague in Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, who the EFCC accused of looting N500 million and $500,000 from the Paris Club refunds to build a hotel in Lagos.

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Pretoria Failed Obligations by Not Arresting Bashir

[VOA] Judges at the International Criminal Court have ruled that South Africa failed in its obligations to the war crimes court by failing to arrest Sudan’s wanted president when he visited the nation for a summit of African leaders in 2015. The ruling…

[VOA] Judges at the International Criminal Court have ruled that South Africa failed in its obligations to the war crimes court by failing to arrest Sudan's wanted president when he visited the nation for a summit of African leaders in 2015. The ruling comes as South African officials dig in their heels in their decision to withdraw from the court after the controversial incident.

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661 Rifles Importation – Court Rejects Alleged Importers Bail Application

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Thursday rejected the bail applications filed by four men who are standing trial for the unlawful importation of 661 pump action rifles into the country.

[Premium Times] A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Thursday rejected the bail applications filed by four men who are standing trial for the unlawful importation of 661 pump action rifles into the country.

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Rivals Malava, Cheptil Battle for Final Slot

[Nation] Fireworks are expected Saturday morning when arch-rivals Malava and Cheptil clash in the semi-finals of boys’ volleyball of this year’s Airtel Rising Stars National Term Two B Games at Moi Nyeri Complex Primary School.

[Nation] Fireworks are expected Saturday morning when arch-rivals Malava and Cheptil clash in the semi-finals of boys' volleyball of this year's Airtel Rising Stars National Term Two B Games at Moi Nyeri Complex Primary School.

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Foreign Relation Committee Discusses Cooperation With Nigerian Parliamentarian Delegation

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Affairs committee of the National Assembly, chaired by Dr. Mohamed Moukhtar, Thursday discussed with the visiting Nigerian parliamentarian delegation, led by the chairman of the labor and recruitment committee of the Nigeria…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Affairs committee of the National Assembly, chaired by Dr. Mohamed Moukhtar, Thursday discussed with the visiting Nigerian parliamentarian delegation, led by the chairman of the labor and recruitment committee of the Nigerian Parliament, Mounir BaBa Danabondi, the horizons of cooperation and development of relations between the two countries.

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President of Republic Affirms Support to All Official and Popular Efforts to Combat Drugs

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic Field Marshal, Omer Al Bashir has affirmed the state’s keenness to support all the peoples and official efforts for combating drugs to guarantee the country’s safety and security, and preservation of its yo…

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic Field Marshal, Omer Al Bashir has affirmed the state's keenness to support all the peoples and official efforts for combating drugs to guarantee the country's safety and security, and preservation of its youth.

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Venezuelan Ambassador Casts Light On Plotting to Undermine Stability and Peace in His Country

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ambassador of Venezuela to Sudan, Anibal Marquez, stressed that his country will confront all the attempts aimed at undermining the stability and internal peace in his country.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ambassador of Venezuela to Sudan, Anibal Marquez, stressed that his country will confront all the attempts aimed at undermining the stability and internal peace in his country.

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