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Vietnam makes fresh ivory, pangolin haul from Nigeria
Vietnam has seized eight tonnes of pangolin scales and elephant ivory shipped from Nigeria, police said Friday, the second such haul in a week in a country which both consumes and trafficks huge volumes of endangered African wildlife.
The ivory and pangolin trade is banned by Vie...
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2019: I’m not seeking re-election – Plateau speaker
Friday Olokor, Jos
After months of suspense, the Speaker of Plateau House of Assembly, Joshua Izang Madaki, said he is not seeking re-election in the 2019 general election.
According to him, even though the zoning arrangement was in his favour, he had decided to give others the o...
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13 killed in bus collision
Thirteen people died and two more were injured when two buses collided Friday on a highway northwest of Moscow, regional authorities said.
The accident happened when a mini-bus veered out of its lane into oncoming traffic and hit a bigger bus outside the city of Tver, a spokesman...
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China Open: Osaka survives huge scare to reach semis
US Open champion Naomi Osaka overcame her emotions to roar back and defeat unseeded Zhang Shuai 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 in a roller-coaster China Open quarter-final on Friday.
The 20-year-old Japanese was broken on her first two service games and had tears in her eyes as the match threaten...
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Trader nabbed over adulterated alcoholic drinks
Samson Folarin
Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a trader,  Emmanuel Nwodu, for allegedly dealing in adulterated alcoholic drinks in the Iju area of the state.
The 38-year-old suspect was reportedly caught with chemicals suspected to be ethanol and other...
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Why I didn’t support Adeleke during Osun gov rerun – Omisore
Femi Makinde, Osogbo
The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party in Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has said that he opted to support the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola,  in the rerun election in the state because the leadersh...
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