With a citizen-led executive administration, it is time to apply a commonly accepted set of standards for media conduct as customary within private sector: ♦ Request White House Correspondent’s Association (WHCA) voluntarily register as corporate lobbyists under the name of their “for profit” parent corporation; and also conform to the same rules, guidelines and standard […]

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TVC NEWS West African troops entered Gambia’s capital, Banjul, on Sunday, to cheers from the city’s residents a Reuters witness said, part of efforts to allow new President Adama Barrow to take office after the country’s former ruler fled overnight. Yahya Jammeh, who led Gambia for 22 years but refused to accept defeat in a…

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U.S. bankers, buoyed by a resurgence in profits, are advising their counterparts in Europe to think positively about the new administration of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. But many Europeans still need convincing. At the annual gathering of the world’s political and business elites in the Swiss resort of Davos, U.S. financiers told investors and overseas’…

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Nasarawa, Benue Govts. Donate N30 Million For Agatu Rehabilitation

The government of Benue and Nasarawa states, approved the release of 30 million Naira, as part of contributions to the rebuilding of the Agatu Local Government Area, Benue state.
This is part of the effort by the states government to help the residents of the state, after the destruction carried out by suspected herdsmen.

Governor Samuel Ortom and his Nasarawa state counterpart, Gov. Tanko Al-Makura, announced the donation at the end of the reconciliation meeting and signing of the peace agreement, between Agatu farmers and Fulani herdsmen in Makurdi.

The governors also called on the Federal Government to halt the influx of foreign herdsmen into the country.

They further noted some dedicated routes in Agatu local government for  Fulani herdsmen to graze their cattle

Edited: Ukoso  vershima Andrew.

 

No immunity deal agreed for Gambia’s Jammeh – Senegal

Senegal’s foreign minister on Sunday disclosed that West African leaders did not agree to immunity for Yahya Jammeh during negotiations that convinced Gambia’s longtime ruler to flee into exile. Jammeh, who is accused of serious rights violations, led his country for 22 years but refused to accept defeat in a December election. He flew out…

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Istanbul Terrorist Update – Disturbing New Video of Gunman Emerges – 39 Killed, 69 Wounded/Injured… — The Last Refuge

The death toll in the Reina nightclub massacre remains at 39 with an additional 69 people wounded or injured. One of the injured is now reported to be a U.S. national, but no Americans were killed. There is a manhunt underway for the primary gunman, however the Turkish authorities are seeking three suspects. New CCTV […]

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