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The global community of major countries and bodies, among which are Canada, the European Union (EU), Ireland, the United Kingdom (UK), The United States of America (US), Norway and other countries have condemned in strong terms the ban on the operations of the micro-blogging site, Twitter, in Nigeria by the Nigerian government led by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Nigerians on micro-blogging site, Twitter, have descended on the former president of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf over "disheartened" comment on the suspension of Hadiza Bala Usman as the Managing Director (MD) of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA).
Chadian President, Idris Derby has been shot dead. Late Derby was shot dead by rebel force.
Some Nigerians, including the number one bestselling author and former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri have staged a protest in London, demanding president Buhari to leave London, return to Nigeria and fix Nigerian hospitals.
Former Nigerian Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has emerged the only remaining contender for the World Trade Organisation, WTO, Director-General, DG, after her close and only rival, the South Korean Trade Minister, Yoo Myung-hee withdrew from the race. Yoo made her resignation on Friday.
The United States congress has impeached Donald Trump as the president of America.
Ghanaians have re-elected Nana Akufo-Addo for a second term as President of Ghana. Akufo-Addo stands re-elected by winning the 2020 presidential election in the country after defeating his closest challenger and former president John Mahama by polling 6,730,413 votes (51.59 per cent).
The United States of America has removed all visa reciprocity fees for Nigerians seeking visas to the US with effect from December 3, the Federal Government has said.
Joe Biden has won the incumbent President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States of America, USA. Biden was projected as the winner of the election which saw many Americans voting both by mail and in person.
Twitter said Friday it permanently banned an account created by former Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon which had called for the execution of federal officials during this week’s post-election social media turmoil.