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About 50,000 Gazans flee south in a single day.

Israel’s army said yesterday day that 50,000 civilians had fled north Gaza for the south on Wednesday, hours after Israel said it was tightening its “stranglehold” on Gaza City, the most populous city in the Hamas-controlled enclave. According to France…

World News News

South Africa has joined diplomatic boycott of Israel over Gaza war

Israel’s retaliation against the Hamas attacks has become a ‘collective punishment’ of Palestinians – Top Diplomat The South African government has said it will recall all diplomats from Israel to “signal” its concern over the situation in Gaza. Khumbudzo Ntshavheni,…

Nigeria Politics

Tinubu appoints 3 New Executive Commissioners for the Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC),

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of 3 new Executive Commissioners who will serve in the Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) as well as the redeployment of one current Executive Commissioner, pending confirmation by the senate. This was…

Nigeria News Politics

WHERE ARE THE SAVINGS FROM SUBSIDY REMOVAL? – OBINNA CHIMA

One of the promises made by President Bola Tinubu on assumption of office was that his administration would cut down on the over-reliance on borrowing for public expenditure. In fact, Tinubu said he was going to curtail government’s borrowing so…

World News Foreign Affairs

POPE FRANCIS TO ATTEND THIS YEAR’S CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE

Pope Francis said he will attend the United Nations COP28 Climate Change Conference. The meeting in Dubai is the first time a pope will attend the UN climate summit since they started in 1995, reported Reuters. In an interview on…

Politics Nigeria

NLC, TUC SHUT DOWN IMO STATE … FLIGHTS CANCELLED, FUEL SUPPLY STOPPED

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have jointly announced their decision to withdraw services and shut down Imo State, effective from Tuesday midnight. The decision comes as a response to ongoing issues and demands raised by…