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Breaking: Okonjo-Iweala emerges only candidate for WTO DG as Korean...

Nigerian former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
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.

Breaking:Donald Trump impeached as US president

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The United States congress has impeached Donald Trump as the president of America.

Breaking: Ghanaians re-elect Akufo-Addo for second term as President of...

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).

Breaking: US removes all reciprocity fees on Visas for Nigerians

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.

Breaking: Joe Biden thrashes Trump to emerge 46th United States President

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.

US election: Twitter suspends President Donald Trump’s aide, Bannon’s account

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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.

Breaking: Soldiers seize Mali President Ibrahim Boubakar Keïta, wife in coup

Mali President Ibrahim Boubakar Keïta has been arrested by mutinying soldiers, a government spokesman has confirmed to the BBC. 

Breaking: Africa’s oil producing countries move headquarters from Nigeria to Congo

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Another sad story for Nigeria (economically) as all Oil-producing countries in Africa, under the aegis of African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO), have finalized and initiated processes to relocate their headquarters from Nigeria to Brazzaville, Republic of Congo. This means massive job loss for Nigeria if you consider the economic implication.

Breaking: Ex-Nigerian Petroleum Minister, Diezani Allison Madueke now Dominican Republic commissioner

Diezani Allison-Madueke, former, ex, Nigerian, Nigeria, petroleum Minister, citizenship, citizen, Dominica Republic, Dominican Republic, commissioner, corruption,
Former Nigeria’s Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Diezani Allison Madueke, is now a citizen of the Dominican Republic where she is now, reportedly, an appointed commissioner of Trade and Investment.

Jeff Bezos sells $4.1 billion of Amazon shares

World's richest billionaire, Jeff Bezos
World's richest billionaire, Jeff Bezos, has sold off $4.1 billion of his stakes in Amazon.com Inc. Bezos who split with his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, in 2019 had seen him share all his wealth with his divorced wife.