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Senate probes Double registration allegation against Bello

  The Senate on Wednesday resolved to investigate allegation of double registration leveled against Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello. The resolution to probe the allegation followed observation by Senator Mohammed Hassan (Yobe South) on the need to establish the truth or otherwise of the allegation. Hassan told his colleagues that when it was

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Syria aid scandal: 13-year-old girls forced to trade sex for bread

-IBTimes   Syrian women are being forced to trade sex for aid, despite UN agencies and other charities saying they maintain a zero tolerance approach to sexual exploitation. Women and girls in Syria are told they must perform 'sexual services' in order to receive food and other aid distributions, according to a report

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Russia hacked the Olympics and tried to pin it on North Korea

Engadget   Now that the 2018 Winter Olympics are over, we're now learning who was responsible for hacking the games' systems... and the culprit won't surprise you at all. US intelligence officials speaking anonymously to the Washington Post claimed that spies at Russia's GRU agency had compromised up to 300 Olympics-related PCs

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DPR seals filling stations in Jigawa for alleged fraudulent activities

  The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Kano/Jigawa operations, has sealed three filling stations in Jigawa for over-pricing, hoarding and outright diversion of the product. The DPR team leader Kano/Jigawa operations, Paul Jehzi, disclosed this while briefing journalists in Kano on Sunday shortly after the clampdown. He said that one of the affected

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Northern groups call for emergency rule in Zamfara,blast Yari

    The Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, has suggested an imposition of emergency rule in Zamfara State as the only solution to the incessant attacks and wanton destruction of innocent lives and valuable resources. The CNG, in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, said since the state governor, Abdul-Aziz Yari,

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