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Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed sworn in as PM for second five-year term

Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed sworn in as PM for second five-year term

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been sworn in for a new five-year term as his government faces a host of challenges, including a months-long conflict in the northern region of Tigray. Abiy took the oath of office, administered by [...]

October 5, 2021 Government and politics
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp hit by widespread outage

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp hit by widespread outage

Facebook and its Instagram and WhatsApp platforms were hit by a massive outage Monday, impacting potentially tens of millions of people as users flocked to other networks to sound off. Tracker Downdetector was showing outages in heavily populated areas in [...]

October 5, 2021 Technology
Nine weeks after, Nigerian doctors call off strike

Nine weeks after, Nigerian doctors call off strike

Nigerian doctors, under the umbrella of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) on Monday morning, suspended its nationwide industrial action, about nine weeks after it commenced. The development, Hope For Nigeria Online learnt, followed a marathon emergency meeting of the association [...]

October 5, 2021 General
Buhari Preaches Dialogue To End Crisis In Ethiopia

Buhari Preaches Dialogue To End Crisis In Ethiopia

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, called for peace and stability in Ethiopia, amid the many challenges facing the East African country. This was contained in his goodwill message at the inauguration ceremony of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for a second [...]

October 5, 2021 Government and politics
Two Kidnappers Arrested In Ogun While Collecting Ransom

Two Kidnappers Arrested In Ogun While Collecting Ransom

Two kidnappers were arrested on Sunday, October 3, 2021, by men of the Ogun State Police Command, while trying to pick ransom. The suspects, Muhammed Abubakar, 42 and Clinton Niche, 18, were apprehended following a report lodged at Agbara Area [...]

October 5, 2021 Crime