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Daily Archives: October 14, 2021

Gunmen abduct Catholic priest in Umuahia

Gunmen abduct Catholic priest in Umuahia

Some gunmen on Wednesday abducted a Catholic priest in Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria’s South-east, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). NAN reported that an unidentified woman was also abducted the same day in Umuahia. The abducted priest has been [...]

October 14, 2021 Crime
Kenya rejects ICJ’s verdict on Somalia maritime border row

Kenya rejects ICJ’s verdict on Somalia maritime border row

Kenya has rejected “in totality” the decision by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to favour Somalia in a years-long dispute over the two countries’ maritime border, adding that it is “profoundly concerned” over the decision and its implications on [...]

October 14, 2021 Law
91 private jet owners fail Customs’ verification test,

91 private jet owners fail Customs’ verification test

No fewer than 91 out of 147 identified owners and operators of private jets in the country have failed the verification test conducted by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS). Of the number of defaulters released yesterday, a total of 62 [...]

October 14, 2021 Law, Transportation
Anambra Deputy Governor Dumps APGA, Joins APC

Anambra Deputy Governor Dumps APGA, Joins APC

The Deputy Governor of Anambra State, Nkem Okeke, has dumped the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Okeke was on Wednesday received by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Okeke was [...]

October 14, 2021 Government and politics