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  • Special aide to Brazil’s Temer arrested in corruption probe

    May 23, 2017 7:01 PM

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A special aide to embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a fraud scheme and another aide gave police a bag filled with cash that was allegedly part of a bribe approved by the leader. Tadeu Filippelli, who had an office neighboring Temer’s in the presidential palace, was arrested in connection

  • UNIOSUN shutdown over alleged Airforce invasion

    May 23, 2017 6:59 PM 9

    The management decided to close down the institution following the invasion of the campus by some Airforce men on Tuesday. The development, which was announced in a statement signed on behalf of the Acting Registrar by A.A. Adeosun, stated on Tuesday that students were expected back on the campus on May 31. The statement read, “The Vice Chancellor has approved

  • Koscielny loses red card appeal, to miss FA Cup final against Chelsea

    May 23, 2017 6:09 PM 11

    Arsenal will be without Laurent Koscielny for the FA Cup final against Chelsea, after he lost his appeal against the red card he picked up against Everton last Sunday. Koscielny was sent off for a reckless lunge on Enner Valencia, during their 3-1 win at the Emirates Stadium, by referee Michael Oliver. The France defender will now serve a three-match

  • Magu: We will shed our last blood to stop corruption

    May 23, 2017 5:46 PM 3

    Mr Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFFC), on Tuesday vowed to fight corruption with the last drop of his blood. Addressing a massive anti-corruption rally in Abuja, Magu reaffirmed the determination of the commission to “trace and recover all ill-gotten wealth and bring the perpetrators to book’’. He said: “I stand

  • Tedros elected first African WHO DG

    May 23, 2017 5:38 PM 14

    Ethiopia’s Tedros Adhanom was elected Tuesday as the new head of the World Health Organization, diplomats said. The former Ethiopian health minister beat Britain’s David Nabarro and Sania Nishtar of Pakistan in the race to lead the UN’s public health body, replacing outgoing chief Margaret Chan of Hong Kong. Ethiopia’s Tedros Adhanom, says he aims to replicate

  • WHO chooses a new leader to head the global health agency

    May 23, 2017 5:18 PM 12

    The governing body of the World Health Organization on Tuesday elected Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former Ethiopian health minister, to head the global health agency responsible for marshaling the international response to infectious disease epidemics such as Ebola and Zika. During the third and final round of balloting in Geneva, members of the World

  • It’s too early to judge Buhari – Presidency to Nigerians

    May 23, 2017 5:03 PM 12

    The Presidency, on Tuesday said it was too early to say President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has failed Nigerians. This remark was made by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina while giving a mid-term report of the All Progressives Congress, APC-led administration. Adesina said this in company of fellow Presidential

  • Saraki, Ekweremadu Pay Tribute To Channels TV's State House Correspondent, Chukwuma Onuekwusi

    May 23, 2017 4:56 PM 11

    The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and his debuty, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, have paid tribute to Channels TV’s State House Correspondent, Mr Chukuma Onuekwusi, who died this morning. The Senate leaders paid tribute to the broadcast journalist in separate statements after receiving news of his death. Dr Saraki, who said he was shocked when he received

  • The Latest: Ethiopian candidate leads vote for new WHO chief

    May 23, 2017 4:23 PM 10

    Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former minister of health, is leading the race to head the World Health Organization after two rounds of voting. Delegates, health ministers and other high-level envoys were deciding Tuesday between Tedros and Britain's Dr. David Nabarro, a U.N. veteran, to be the U.N. health agency's next director-general

  • Terror in the UK: A timeline of recent attacks

    May 23, 2017 4:19 PM 15

    The deadly suicide bombing in Manchester, England, that killed 22 people and injured 59 others at an Ariana Grande concert Monday night is one of several terror attacks that have taken place in the U.K. in recent years. The British people have endured politically-motivated attacks, attacks by right-wing extremists and attacks by Islamic extremists over the last few decades