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Pretoria edging closer to water-shedding


Tshwane has begun a process to implement technical interventions that would enable the municipalities to meet the 15% water reduction target.

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Baltimore police have created an online submission form for people to report sex offenses related to a Netflix documentary series “The Keepers” which deals with widespread sexual abuse
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Donald Trump told Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte in a phone call last month that he is prepared to use force against “madman” Kim Jong-un but hoped the “good guy” Xi Jinping will help sol
Friday Olokor, Jos The Plateau State Police Command has lamented increase in rape cases recorded in the state, adding that minors between ages five and 14 are mostly victims. It was learnt that the ra
The independent Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre raised the terrorism threat level to "critical" on Tuesday evening, meaning that their assessment is that a further attack may be imminent
General Michael Flynn has another chance to release subpoenaed documents before possibly being held in contempt of Congress, the Senate Intelligence Committee’s leadership said as two n
For the first time, the number of Venezuelans requesting asylum status in the US have surpassed applicants from China, Guatemala, El Salvador and Mexico. Venezuelan applications are exp
The Philippines wants modern Russian weapons to combat ISIS-linked terrorists, the country’s president Rodrigo Duterte told his Russian counterpart after declaring martial law for 60 da
The Contact Group on the crisis in Ukraine and its working subgroups will convene in the Belarusian capital on May 24
Samson Folarin The report of a lecturer at the Ogun State College of Health Technology, Ilese, Ijebu, Dr Seyi Adu, who allegedly impregnated a female student of the school, Mosunmola, is generating he
Femi Makinde, Osogbo Some members of staff and students of the Osun State University, College of Education, in Ipetu Ijesa, were on Tuesday injured when officers and men of the Nigerian Air Force Inst
Afeez Hanafi A police inspector and two siblings have lost their lives during a masquerade festival at Ilagbo community, in the Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro learnt that some youths of
Samson Folarin A beautician, identified only as Oby, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly beating her maid, Miracle, to death on Lateef Aregbe Street, Ago Palace Way, Okot
Gbenga Odogun,  Lokoja A masquerader and three of his followers have been killed in Okene , Kogi State, by yet-to-be identified people. Our correspondent gathered that the killings occurred on Tuesday
Eniola Akinkuotu and Chukwudi Akasike The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, says there are many people in authority claiming to be supporting the war a
Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has said the presidential system of government being practised in the country cannot solve the numerous challenges the nation is faci
The PPP this evening condemned the government over what it said was a witch-hunting charge today against the Registrar of Deeds, Azeena Baksh. The post PPP slams gov’t over charge against Deeds
Olaide Oyelude, Katsina The Katsina State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, on Tuesday, rejected Saturday’s House of Representatives by-election result for the Mashi/Dutsi federal constituency,
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed June 23 to deliver its judgment in a suit seeking the removal of the Governor of Sokoto State, Mr. Aminu Tambuwal, from office. The presi
Folashade Adebayo Academics on Tuesday commended Anne-Marie Imafidon, a Nigerian decorated with the Member of the Order of the British Empire. Imafidon, 27, was honoured by Queen Elizabeth II for her
Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has stated that the immediate past governor of the state, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has formed a new cult group with the aim of creat
Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna The Kaduna State Government on Tuesday officially released its 2016 audited accounts. The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nas
Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti Angry youths on Tuesday attacked some filling stations in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, destroying properties worth millions of naira to protest against non-availa
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on Tuesday said the Otun Olubadan, High Chief Lekan Balogun, and the Balogun of Ibadan, High Chief Owolabi Olakulehin, were not
Ogbonnaya Ikokwu, Umuahia The Commissioner of Police, Abia State command, Mr Adeleye Oyebade, has said the state police command will clamp down on Abia residents who abuse the use of police escorts, s
Olalekan Adetayo and Afeez Hanafi The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday condemned the Monday terrorist attack on innocent people in Manchester, United Kingdom. According to a statement by hi
The president said he was strongly against any deterioration of relations with Russia
John Ameh, Abuja The membership of the Peoples Democratic Party caucus at the House of Representatives dropped to about 120 on Tuesday as another lawmaker again left the party. The only member of the
"It all looks like a deliberate provocation, intended to disrupt the May 2 Abu Dhabi agreement," the ministry said
John Charles, Makurdi Three persons were feared killed while 20 houses were razed during a clash between Tiv and Jukun youths  at Feedi, opposite the Air Force base in Makurdi, the Benue State capital
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Presidency, on Tuesday, said it was too early for anybody to attempt to assess the performance of President Muhammadu Buhari. It said the report card of the present adminis
Ted Odogwu, Kano The Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammad Sanusi 11 and the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar 111, on Tuesday said for the country to come out of economic recession, the Federal and sta
Sesan Olufowobi Cattle dealers, butchers and other stakeholders at the Oko-Oba Abattoir in Agege, Lagos State, have threatened to ensure that no cattle were brought to Lagos State until the state gove
?he artistic director was questioned "as an eyewitness in a criminal case into misappropriation of state funds"

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