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Blessing Okagbare: US drops charges, ban stays

Blessing Okagbare: US drops charges, ban stays

By Our Correspondent The United States and other agencies have dropped ‘all charges’ against Nigerian sprinter, Blessing Okagbare, who is currently serving a 10-year ban over drugs offences. Recall that Okagbare was provisionally suspended for testing positive for human...

COVID-19: Bill Gates says he warned us

COVID-19: Bill Gates says he warned us

Microsoft founder Bill Gates The Co-Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates has reminded the world that he warned a pandemic was on the horizon, and that the world weren't ready for it. The Co-Chair made...

GIF creator, Steve Wilhite

How GIF Creator Died at 74, Battling COVID-19

GIF creator, Steve Wilhite. GIF - The creator of popular image format, Graphics Interchange Format (GIF), Steve Wilhite, died on Wednesday at age 74 after battling COVID-19 complications, his wife, Kathaleen Wilhite told newsmen. Born on March 4th, 1948,...

Ukraine War: Another batch of 31 Nigerians arrive Abuja

Ukraine War: Another batch of 31 Nigerians arrive Abuja

From Our Correspondent Another batch of 31 Nigerians resident in Ukraine arrived the country, Monday morning from Romania. The evacuees arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 6:30am, via Turkish Airline. They were received at arrival by the Director...

Leave Russia now! France tells citizens

Leave Russia now! France tells citizens

By InfactNG France adviced its citizens on Thursday to leave Russia if their presence there was “not essential” following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine and the closure of airspace between Russia and the European Union. The foreign ministry wrote on...

Nigerian embassies receive 2,090 evacuees

Nigerian embassies receive 2,090 evacuees

By InfactNG The Federal Government has said that a total of 2,090 evacuees have been received by Nigerian embassies. This was contained in a press release signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Gabriel Aduda. Aduda...

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