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Nineteen people died and 20 were injured Sunday in a road traffic accident in eastern China’s Jiangxi province, state media reported. The “major road traffic accident” took place just before 1:00 am (1700 GMT) in Nanchang County, state broadcaster CCTV reported, citing local authorities. “The cause of the accident is under in-depth investigation,” CCTV added.…

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Iran’s Islamic clerical regime is divided in its response to months of unprecedented protests, wavering between repression and what it views as conciliatory gestures trying to quell the discontent, analysts say. “The conflicting messages we are getting from the Iranian regime suggest an internal debate on how to deal with ongoing protests,” said Nader Hashemi,…

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The Speaker of Plateau State House of Assembly Yakubu Sanda, yesterday, survived a kidnap attempt. Sanda was rescued by the combined forces of police personnel attached to the speaker and the Divisional Police Office in the area. In a statement, the command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Alfred Alabo, said: “The Plateau State Police…

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Assures residents of rural-focused development The Young Progressive Congress (YPP) Governorship Candidate in Kwara State, Waziri Yakubu Gobir, has promised that his administration will represent the interest of the state’s citizens’ by ensuring that their needs are met, if voted into office.     Gobir, Madawaki of Ilorin, who gave the assurance, yesterday, during his…

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Evangelist Allays Fears On Violence After 2023 Elections THE Emeritus Archbishop and Dean, Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, Maxwell Anikwenwa has asked eligible voters to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to enable them participate in the 2023 general elections.   Anikwenwa said this, yesterday, when the Archbishop, Ecclesiastical Province of the Niger, Most Rev. Alexander…



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