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Daily Archives: June 14, 2021

US ‘gravely concerned’ ahead of elections in Ethiopia

US ‘gravely concerned’ ahead of elections in Ethiopia

The United States has voiced concerns ahead of Ethiopia’s elections, saying ethnic violence and detentions of opposition figures will raise doubts about the vote’s credibility. Africa’s second-most populous nation holds elections on June 21 in which Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, [...]

June 14, 2021 Government and politics
Nigerian Army urges Boko Haram terrorists to surrender

Nigerian Army urges Boko Haram terrorists to surrender

The Nigerian Army has urged remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists to surrender and embrace peace. The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigerian Army, Brig.-Gen. A.A. Eyitayo, made the call at a feast organised for journalists by the army [...]

June 14, 2021 Boko Haram And Terror
Gunmen kill police officer in fresh Akwa Ibom attack

Gunmen kill police officer in fresh Akwa Ibom attack

The police in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria’s South-south, have confirmed that an officer has been shot dead during a gun attack on a police facility in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that the attack occurred in the early hours on [...]

June 14, 2021 Crime
Nigeria Records More Deaths In May

Nigeria Records More Deaths In May

No fewer than 465 Nigerians were killed in May as the country continues to witness increasing violence across all its regions.   The deaths were caused by terrorists, bandits, gunmen, cultists, security agents, among others, according to a tally by Civic [...]

June 14, 2021 Crime
Buhari: Must Address Prolonged And Recurrent Strikes

Buhari: Must Address Prolonged And Recurrent Strikes

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the Nigerian government cannot afford the amount of funding needed to revive the country’s educational system. Buhari also said the competition for funds had become keener because of the recent increase in the number of [...]

June 14, 2021 Education