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Today's Headlines:Buhari to address UN General Assembly, FG issue security update ahead of October 1

Buhari to address UN General Assembly

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President Muhammadu Buhari is set to address the 76th Session of the high-level General Debate of the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York on Friday.

However, in a four-minute video that emerged online, some protesters stormed New York, where the United Nations meeting is ongoing to state their demands.

FG issues security update ahead of October 1

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The Nigerian government has alerted the general public to heightened security activities preparatory to the country’s 61st Independence anniversary.

This was contained in a statement released in Abuja on Friday and signed by Segun Adeyemi, Special Assistant on Media to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

The Minister advised residents of the Federal Capital Territory and its environs not to panic and go about their legitimate activities.

He urged residents to report any suspicious movement to the relevant security agencies.

Ogun judiciary workers suspend strike

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The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria in Ogun State has suspended its strike action embarked upon on August 11.

The JUSUN suspended the strike shortly after a meeting between officials of the State Government led by the Secretary to the State Government, Tokunbo Talabi, and the leadership of the union led by the State Chairman, Tajudeen Edun.

Confirming the development, Edun announced that the strike which started on August 11, 2021, had been suspended.

He directed all members of the union to resume work fully on Monday.

“They have met up with our demands and we have resolved the matter.

Zulum advocates technology in fighting terrorism

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The Federal Government should look into the possibility of deploying technology to protect public and physical infrastructure to stem destruction by insurgents and vandals, the Governor of Borno State, Prof. Babagana Zulum, said.

He also said that the state would join forces with the Federal Government to leverage on the ongoing surrender of Boko Haram insurgents to restore peace in the North-East.

Zulum spoke during a town hall meeting in Maiduguri, Borno State to address vandalism of power and telecommunications infrastructure.

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