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Corruption: Buhari vows to unearth cases in past, present administration

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that all ongoing investigations into previous and new corruption cases would be thoroughly pursued. He made the promise on Friday in his message to Nigerians after the private Eid prayers held with his family and aides at the forecourt of the State House, Abuja. The president expressed regrets that some Read more

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COVID-19: You Are ‘Not Invincible’ – WHO Warns Young People

By AFP The World Health Organization on Thursday warned that spikes in coronavirus transmission in a number of countries were being driven by young people “letting down their guard”. “Young people are not invincible,” WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a virtual news conference in Geneva. While the pandemic, which has killed nearly 670,000 and Read more

Eid-el-Fitr: Aina Akinpelu urges Muslims to extend Ramadan spirit of love and kindness - newsheadline247.com
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Eid-el-Kabir: Hon Akinpelu felicitates with Ado-Odo Ota residents, urges caution amid virus pandemic

Chairman of Ogun State Judicial Service Commission, Hon Aina Nurudeen Akinpelu, on Friday, felicitated with residents of Ado-Odo/Ota LG area of the state observing Islamic religious festival, Eid-ul-Adha. The festival is one of the two significant Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year. Effect of the COVID-19 pandemic has, however, restricted Muslims around the world from observing Read more

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AfDB Board reacts to report of High-Level Panel clearing Adesina

Press Release The Bureau of the Board of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has responded to the report of the High-Level Panel appointed to further investigate the allegations of misconduct levelled against Bank President, Akinwumi Adesina. The Panel had in its report concurred with the bank’s Ethics Committee in its findings in respect of all allegations against Read more

Onigbinde: ‘Thunder’ Balogun remains Nigeria’s greatest of all time - newsheadlne247.com
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Onigbinde: ‘Thunder’ Balogun remains Nigeria’s greatest of all time

A former coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Chief Adegboye Onigbinde, has insisted the late Teslim ‘Thunder’ Balogun remains Nigeria’s greatest footballer of all time the country has ever produced. Onigbinde, a former FIFA and CAF instructor, spoke as the Balogun family remembers the late soccer legend, who died 48 years ago at age 45. Read more