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Rebels claim military gains in Tigray region

Rebels claim military gains in Tigray region

Forces from Ethiopia’s northern restive Tigray region said on Monday that they were pushing south and had recaptured a town from government forces, underscoring their determination to keep fighting until the region’s prewar borders are restored. The Reuters news agency [...]

July 13, 2021 Military
That DSS attack on citizen Sunday Igboho

That DSS attack on citizen Sunday Igboho

Whichever way one looks at it, the raid carried out by the Department of State Services (DSS) on the residence of Sunday Igboho in Ibadan is callous, blood-thirsty and not synonymous with a government that lays a claim to civil [...]

July 13, 2021 Crime
Africa records spike in hunger

Africa records spike in hunger

Global hunger levels have skyrocketed because of conflicts, climate change and the economic impact of COVID-19 as between 720 and 811 million people in the world faced hunger in 2020. The information is in a report on the “State of [...]

July 13, 2021 Food, Human rights
EFCC Arrests Three Bankers For Alleged N51.9m Fraud

EFCC Arrests Three Bankers For Alleged N51.9m Fraud

The Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested three bankers for an alleged case of conspiracy, stealing, forgery and obtaining money by false pretence. The suspects, Kagha Emmanuel Uchenna, Okoro Chinasom Davidson and Egbogu [...]

July 13, 2021 Crime
COVID-19 Third Wave: Run Out Of Vaccine

COVID-19 Third Wave: Run Out Of Vaccine

There are strong indications that Nigeria is gradually approaching the third wave of COVID-19 with the steady rise in positive cases in the last one week. The PUNCH on Sunday gathered that the fear that the third wave might be deadlier [...]

July 13, 2021 Health issues