Over 150,000 Fresh Policemen Needed for Security, Says IGP

[Guardian] Abuja -The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has disclosed that the country would require an additional 150, 000 policemen to curb the rising security challenges.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has disclosed that the country would require an additional 150, 000 policemen to curb the rising security challenges.

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Controversy As INEC Updates Voters Register

[Guardian] An assessment of the preparedness of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve its ratings in conducting credible elections in Nigeria has been on the spotlight since April 27 when the umpire commenced the Continuous Vo…

[Guardian] An assessment of the preparedness of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve its ratings in conducting credible elections in Nigeria has been on the spotlight since April 27 when the umpire commenced the Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) across the country to update the national voters' database which currently has about 70 million registered voters.

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Tax-Evading, Racist Indian Businessman Deported

[Nyasa Times] Malawi has deported Indian businessman Chandrashekar More who has been absconding bail while answering charges for tax evasion and contempt of court. He has also been involved in a racisit spat, after insutlting Malawi Police officers who…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi has deported Indian businessman Chandrashekar More who has been absconding bail while answering charges for tax evasion and contempt of court. He has also been involved in a racisit spat, after insutlting Malawi Police officers who arrested him as "black f****n plebeians".

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Police Fight Against Border Crime

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Police in Mchinji are in a campaign to fight against border crime happening at Mwami, an area bordering Malawi and Zambia.

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Police in Mchinji are in a campaign to fight against border crime happening at Mwami, an area bordering Malawi and Zambia.

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Wakisa James Chiona to Release New Single

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Afro Pop musician, Wakisa James Chiona, currently studying at Mzuzu University says he is set to release a new single titled Someday just after releasing Dalisani Akazanga which enjoyed a lot of local air play.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Afro Pop musician, Wakisa James Chiona, currently studying at Mzuzu University says he is set to release a new single titled Someday just after releasing Dalisani Akazanga which enjoyed a lot of local air play.

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Four Killed, Thousands Displaced

[CAJ News] Lilongwe -Recent floods pounding Malawi have left at least four people dead, three unaccounted for and six injured. A total of 8 286 households representing a total population of 55 921 people were affected by the flooding in such northern a…

[CAJ News] Lilongwe -Recent floods pounding Malawi have left at least four people dead, three unaccounted for and six injured. A total of 8 286 households representing a total population of 55 921 people were affected by the flooding in such northern areas as Kilipula, Kyungu, Mwakaboko, Mwirang'ombe and Wasambo.

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Germany Distances Self From Economic Turmoil

[CAJ News] Harare -Germany has denied imposing sanctions on Zimbabwe but blamed the Southern African country’s controversial policies for prevailing economic problems. Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Thorsten Hutter, said his country had instead slapped travel…

[CAJ News] Harare -Germany has denied imposing sanctions on Zimbabwe but blamed the Southern African country's controversial policies for prevailing economic problems. Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Thorsten Hutter, said his country had instead slapped travel bans on some Zimbabwean government officials implicated in human rights violations.

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Minna Agog As Babangida’s Daughter Marries Friday

[This Day] Minna -All roads lead to Minna, the capital of Niger State today for the wedding of Halima, the last daughter of former military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (rtd).

[This Day] Minna -All roads lead to Minna, the capital of Niger State today for the wedding of Halima, the last daughter of former military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (rtd).

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Namdia Defies Kandjoze

[Namibian] DIAMOND marketing parastatal Namib Desert Diamonds (Namdia) has clashed with the mines ministry over whose responsibility it is to pay a private valuation company tasked with valuing Namibian diamonds worth about N$2,1 billion per year.

[Namibian] DIAMOND marketing parastatal Namib Desert Diamonds (Namdia) has clashed with the mines ministry over whose responsibility it is to pay a private valuation company tasked with valuing Namibian diamonds worth about N$2,1 billion per year.

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Court to Rule On Screening of Witnesses in Dasuki’s Trial

[Guardian] Abuja -Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja, will on June 15, rule whether or not, to allow prosecution witnesses in the trial of former National Security Adviser (NSA), Colonel Sambo Dasuki, be shielded from public view.

[Guardian] Abuja -Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja, will on June 15, rule whether or not, to allow prosecution witnesses in the trial of former National Security Adviser (NSA), Colonel Sambo Dasuki, be shielded from public view.

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