Brexit: UK and EU agree delay to 31 October

European Union leaders have granted the UK a six-month extension to Brexit, after five hours of talks in Brussels. The new deadline – 31 October – averts the prospect of the UK having to leave the EU without a deal on Friday, as MPs are still deadlocked over a deal. European Council president Donald Tusk said his “message to British friends” was “please do not waste this time”. Theresa May, who had wanted a shorter delay, said the UK would still aim to leave the EU as soon as possible.…

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Breaking: Prof Iyiola Akindele has been sentenced to six years imprisonment for demanding sex from his student

Justice Maurine Onyetenu of the Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo, Monday sentenced former lecturer of Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Prof. Richard Iyiola Akindele, to six years imprisonment for demanding sex to pass his student, Monica Osagie. Prof. Richard Akindele Justice Onyetenu sentenced the convict to 24 months on count one, 24 months on count two, 1 year on count three and 1 year on count four. The accused had pleaded not guilty to the charge of sexua

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Governorship, State Assembly elections hold March 2, says INEC

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Mahmood Yakubu, has said that the Area Council elections in FCT will hold on March 2, 2019, along with the governorship and state Assembly elections,          He also disclosed that the list of candidates for elections will be published in its Federal Capital Territory office and also at the six Area Councils on Wednesday, 21st November, 2018 (today). Yakubu disclosed this during a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners at the Commission’s Conference Room, INEC Headquarters, Abuja, on Wednesday.   He appealed to citizens…

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Soyuz rocket carrying astronauts makes emergency landing

    The Soyuz-FG rocket booster blasts off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Thursday carrying the Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft and crew. (CNN)A Soyuz rocket carrying a NASA astronaut and Russian cosmonaut made an emergency landing Thursday back on Earth after an issue with a booster, NASA said. “Search and rescue teams are in contact with the crew and are en route to the landing location,” NASA said. It’s not yet clear where the rocket touched down.   The rocket carrying NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin had…

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Trending photos of one of the police officers that fired teargas at Saraki, others in Abuja today

These are  trending photos  of one of the  police officer that fired teargas at Saraki in abuja today .see his  funny and serious facial expression , lol. Another photo below.     FOLLOW US ON TWITTER https://twitter.com/gossipzone247 INSTAGRAM  https://instagram.com/gossipzone247 LIKE OUR FACEBOOK PAGE https://facebook.com/gossipzone247 #GossipZone247 #BeTheFirstToKnow

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