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Buhari to attend ECOWAS counter-terrorism summit in Burkina Faso

PRESIDENT Mohammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Saturday to attend a one-day Extraordinary Summit on Counter-Terrorism, for Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)...

INVESTIGATION: Failed contracts, lack of community ownership mar multi-billion Naira Great Green Wall project

In this investigative piece, OLUGBENGA ADANIKIN writes on the impact of climate change in 11 northern states in Nigeria where desert encroachment is threatening the...

Coup Attempt Fails In Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso’s Interior Minister, Simon Compaore, has said that the country had foiled a coup plot by forces loyal to ousted President Blaise Compaore.
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Burkina Faso Returns To Civilian Rule

Interim President Michel Kafando has announced his return to office in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, after coup leader, Gilbert Diendere, was pressured...

Burkina Faso Coup: Military Junta Frees Interim President

Burkina Faso’s interim President, Michel Kafando, has been freed following his detention by the military, which took over power in the West African country on...

Burkina Faso Army, Others Agree On Transition Deal

Following the forceful resignation of the president of Burkina Faso, Blaise Compaore, the country’s army, politicians and civil society groups have agreed to a...
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Return To Democratic Rule Or Face Sanction, AU Tells Burkina Faso

The African Union, AU, has given Burkina Faso's military a two-week deadline to hand power to a civilian ruler or face sanctions. The military took...

Military Factions Compete For Power After Burkina Faso President Resigns

Following the Thursday coup in Burkina Faso, two military factions are currently engage in war of words, each claiming control of the West African...

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Nigeria imports 105,000 tonnes of fertilizer raw material from Russia, Canada – NSIA

THE Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) has revealed that Nigeria will receive 105,000 tonnes of fertilizer raw materials from...

World Bank warns of looming recession

THE President of the World Bank Group, David Malpass, has warned of global recession in the midst of the...

2023: Sanwo-Olu wins Lagos APC governorship primary

LAGOS State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has emerged winner of the governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Sanwo-Olu...

FCT minister announces re-opening of Dei-Dei market

THE Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) Muhammad Musa Bello has announced that the building materials market...

Abba Kyari is safe in Kuje prison – Nigerian Correctional Service

THE Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has debunked the claim by the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, that...
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