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US, UK condemn terrorism, impunity in Nigeria

The United States and United Kingdom on Tuesday condemned the Boko Haram insurgency in some parts of country, the extra-judicial killings and acts of impunity of security forces.They urged the Federal Government at the ongoing United Nations Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review (UPR) session in Geneva to ensure perpetrators are made to face the…

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Babangida advocates devolution of powers

Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, has canvassed devolution of powers among the three tiers of government. Babanmgida also advocated more revenue for local governments to enable them deliver robust services to the people of the grassroots. He pointed the need to diversify Nigeria’s economy to facilitate the nation’s robust development. Gen. Babangida, who made…