Reps move to halt mass jobs loss, task Nigerian govt on payment of N650bn to oil marketers
07 March 2018 | 11:48 am
Members of the House of Representatives have called on Federal Government to expedite action in the payment of N650 billion owed oil marketers.
22 Jul 2017
Paris club funds - states receive funds from federal government.
5 Jan 2018
$10m for Ogoni clean-up: Protesting Nigerian community accuses Federal Government of fraud.
26 Jan 2019
Meet the first Iranian-American elected to Florida's House of Representatives.
9 Aug 2019
For more than four years, the members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have been facing off with the Nigerian Government over the continued detention of their leader Ibrahim El-Zakzaky despite court rulings authorising his release. Here is a little background of the crisis that has led to the death of many.
21 Nov 2019
Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Olalekan Adegbite, is worried about the drop in mining applications in the country.
13 Dec 2019
The House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on planned strike by the electricity workers.
19 Dec 2019
Pro-impeachment protesters rally outside the US Capitol as the House of Representatives convenes for a historic debate and vote to impeach Donald Trump.
15 Feb 2020
Professional artists have called on federal government to increase investment in the sector to improve on its revenue generation and employability.
12 Mar 2020
Nigerian Senate calls on Federal Government to build more Almajiri schools
28 Apr 2020
In an interview with FRANCE 24, Dr Julien Cavanagh, a neurologist at the State University of New York, discussed the daily challenge of treating patients with Covid-19 at his Brooklyn hospital. Dr Cavanagh explained why African Americans and Latinos are disproportionately affected by the virus. He also expressed his disapproval of protesters who are demanding an end to lockdown measures. Finally, he condemned the US federal government's response to the public health crisis.
4 Jul 2020
In this interview, Public Affairs Analyst, Fola Daniel, shares his views on lifting of ban on intrerstate travels. #
20 Sep 2020
Ethiopia's Tigray region has held elections in a show of defiance against Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He's called the vote illegal, but says the federal government will not respond with force. Also, it's a diplomatic milestone for Somaliland as the breakaway self-declared nation opens a de facto embassy in Taiwan. Somalia and China have condemned the partnership. And we speak to the founder of Little Africa 2.0. It's a cultural centre set to open in Paris's Goutte d'Or neighborhood - one epicentre of the African diaspora.
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The COP15 conference is meeting to address issues of land degradation, advancing deserts and deforestation. Experts and activists hope that this will not be just another high-level conference with no concrete results.
Rio Ferdinand fronting Amazon documentary series about race, mental health and sexuality in football
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Rio Ferdinand fronting Amazon documentary series about race, mental health and sexuality in football Former Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand is reportedly working on a trio of documentaries for Amazon about race, mental health and sexuality in football.
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Germany's parliament decided how it will engage militarily with the West African country, which witnessed another coup last year.
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In the last few years, Nigeria has witnessed the springing up of numerous online quick loan apps but what is supposed to mitigate the hardship of citizens has turned into a menace in the lives of many Nigerians. We are meeting up with one of the victims of these loan sharks who doesn't want his identity revealed.
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Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp congratulates Manchester City after they pipped his side to the Premier League title.