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1 Dec 2019
Lawmakers divided over Kogi/Bayelsa elections violence
24 Nov 2019
The vision of an author and educationist in Bayelsa is to help improve the spelling activities of children enrich their vocabulary and boost their confidence in public speaking. Ebidenyefa Tarila Nikade is using her outfit "Creative Xpressions" to sharpen the wit of Primary and Secondary schools by hosting the annual "Spelling Bee Bayelsa" competition.
21 Nov 2019
PDP lawmakers react to Kogi/Bayelsa elections
21 Nov 2019
Police knew Kogi, Bayelsa elections would be violent – IGP Adamu
15 Nov 2019
A Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has cleared the All Progressives Congress (APC) to participate in Saturday's governorship election in Bayelsa state.
24 Oct 2019
The All Progressives Congress has flagged off its Governorship campaign in Bayelsa with an assurance of job creation, empowerment and improved security, in the state.
15 Oct 2019
Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki leads PDP national reconciliation committee for Bayelsa, Kogi
14 Oct 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday inaugurated a national reconciliation committee and campaign councils for the upcoming Kogi and Bayelsa gubernatorial elections, scheduled for next month. Former Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki was assigned to head the reconciliation committee, while the Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde of Oyo State will serve as the chairman of the party’s campaign council for Kogi. Bauchi State governor, Bala Mohammed will chair the campaign council for Bayelsa.
14 Oct 2019
APC plans to rig Kogi, Bayelsa elections - PDP
21 Aug 2019
Bayelsa 2019: PDP moves to forestall candidate disqualification after election victory
21 Jul 2019
Godknows Igali picks PDP nomination form ahead of Bayelsa governorship elections
3 Jul 2019
Kogi, Bayelsa Elections: Stop rescheduling of primaries, INEC tells political parties


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He's the legendary director of "Stand By Me", "Misery", "When Harry Met Sally" and "A Few Good Men". Eve Jackson talks to Rob Reiner about having one of the longest, and most golden, runs in history with his first seven films becoming cult classics. The filmmaker is at the Cannes Film Festival as his very first movie "This is Spinal Tap" is being screened on the beach.
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He's probably the most awaited director at this year's Cannes Film Festival. Dissident filmmaker Kirill Serebrennikov is the only Russian with a film in the official selection. In previous years, Russia banned him from going to Cannes. Now in exile in Berlin, his film "Tchaikovsky’s Wife" is competing for the top prize. Eve Jackson speaks to him about what it means to be there in person, why his film is not about Tchaikovsky's homosexuality and why it's important to defend Russian culture.
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In 2020, Thai youth sparked the largest wave of anti-government protests since the 2014 military coup. But human rights activists say persecutions and systematic harassment have weakened the pro-democracy movement.
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We take a look at some of the independent features in the sidebar sections of the 75th Cannes Film Festival. Olivia Salazar-Winspear tells us about Philippe Faucon’s "Les Harkis", which is screening in the Director's Fortnight selection. Set in 1959, it shines a light on the Algerian men who were enlisted to fight for the French Army in units known as Harkis and explores the repercussions they faced as a newly independent Algeria emerged from a deeply traumatic war of independence.
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Boris Johnson has again threatened to break post-Brexit agreements with the EU as victorious Sinn Fein accuses him of pandering to the DUP, which is blocking the formation of a government after recent elections.