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Trump to visit Britain mid-year, possibly July – reports

U.S. President Donald Trump will visit Britain midway through 2018, possibly in July, British newspapers reported on Saturday, citing government sources in Washington and London. A spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May’s office said officials were still working out the details of a visit by Trump after the Daily Mail, …

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Gunmen attack Zamfara communities, kill scores

Kabaro, Danmani Hausawa and Danmani Dakarkari villages in Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State were on Friday morning attacked by armed bandits who rode on motorbikes while carrying out their operations,  The Zamfara State Police Public Relations Officer, Shehu Mohammad who confirmed the incident to Premium Times said dozens …

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Biafra protesters storm westminster as Buhari meets the Queen

Some Biafran protesters are currently demonstrating at the Pall Mall Street, Westminster, about 650  metres from Buckingham Palace as President Muhammadu Buhari meet British Prime minister Theresa May, Queen Elizabeth II, and other heads of state. The protesters are, among other things, requesting the release of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader …

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Police recover stolen Senate mace

The Nigeria Police Force said it had recovered the Mace stolen from the chambers of the Senate by unidentified persons. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that on Wednesday ,suspected thugs invaded the senate chambers during plenary and carted away the mace. A statement by the Deputy Force Spokesman, …

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Ekweremadu briefs Osinbajo on Senate mace theft

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has briefed Vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday invasion of the Senate chamber by thugs reportedly led by a suspended senator, Ovie Omo-Agege Mr. Ekweremadu told State House correspondents after meeting with Mr Osinbajo that he was at the Presidential Villa to brief the …

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Royal Dutch Shell to invest $15bn in Nigeria – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday disclosed that British–Dutch multinational oil and gas company, Royal Dutch Shell plc, is preparing to make a $15 billion investment in Nigeria, while fielding questions at the business forum of CHGOM in London. The disclosure comes hours after the President met with a delegation of …

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