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no responses. July 24, 2019 Elizabeth David

Russian Boxer Maxim Dadashev Dies After Sustaining Injuries During Fight


Russian Boxer Maxim Dadashev Dies After Sustaining Injuries During Fight

Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev has died in a US hospital after his fight with Puerto Rico’s Subriel Matias. The fight was on Friday in Maryland. Dadashev […]

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no responses. July 24, 2019 Elizabeth David

Okowa Lauds Warri Wolves On Elevation To NPFL


Okowa Lauds Warri Wolves On Elevation To NPFL

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State lauded the players and management of Warri Wolves FC on its promotion to the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL). The […]

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no responses. July 24, 2019 Elizabeth David

Smoak, Jays Beat Indians 2-1 in 10 Innings


Smoak, Jays Beat Indians 2-1 in 10 Innings

Aaron Sanchez had to learn to be patient with himself as he struggled through most of this season. Tuesday’s game helped the Blue Jays right-hander believe […]

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no responses. July 24, 2019 Elizabeth David

Artist Paints Baseball Glove With Roy Halladay On It


Artist Paints Baseball Glove With Roy Halladay On It

A unique tribute to former Blue Jays ace Roy Halladay is now on display in the bowels of Rogers Centre. Artist Sean Kane delivered a hand-painted […]

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no responses. July 24, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

FCT Perm Sec Assure Nigerians Of  Topmost Protection  After Shi’ites’ Protest


FCT Perm Sec Assure Nigerians Of  Topmost Protection  After Shi’ites’ Protest

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has assured residents of a water – tight- security with a pledge to ensure that the loss of lives and property […]

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Humanitarian Stakeholders Seek Adequate Funding ,Awareness For Persons With Disabilities

no responses. July 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Humanitarian Stakeholders Seek Adequate Funding ,Awareness For Persons With Disabilities


Humanitarian Stakeholders Seek Adequate Funding ,Awareness For Persons With Disabilities

Stakeholders at a high level workshop on Disability-inclusive Humanitarian Action have called for adequate funding, training and more awareness programs in defending the rights of persons […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Measles Kills Six Children In Kaduna


Measles Kills Six Children In Kaduna

At least six children have been killed and several other critically ill following an outbreak of measles in Wusar community, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

South Korea Fires Warning Shots At Russian Military Aircraft


South Korea Fires Warning Shots At Russian Military Aircraft

South Korea says its jets fired warning shots at a Russian surveillance plane that entered its airspace on Tuesday. Officials said the plane twice violated the […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 Elizabeth David

Breaking: Boris Johnson Elected Britain’s New Prime Minister And Conservative Leader


Breaking: Boris Johnson Elected Britain’s New Prime Minister And Conservative Leader

Boris Johnson, the ebullient Brexiteer who has promised to lead Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal by Halloween, will replace Theresa May as prime […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Ngige, Akpabio, Keyamo, Aregbesola, Others Make Buhari’s Ministerial List


Ngige, Akpabio, Keyamo, Aregbesola, Others Make Buhari’s Ministerial List

P President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday sent the list of ministerial nominees to the Senate for confirmation. Senate President Ahmed Lawan on Tuesday read the list […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

New UK Prime Minister: Johnson And Hunt Await Conservative Leadership Vote


New UK Prime Minister: Johnson And Hunt Await Conservative Leadership Vote

Either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will become the new Conservative leader on Tuesday as the result of the contest to succeed Theresa May is announced. […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

DCP, Corps Member, Others Killed As Police, Shiites Clash


DCP, Corps Member, Others Killed As Police, Shiites Clash

A Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Usman Umar and a youth corps member Precious Owolabi were confirmed dead following a protest by members of Islamic Movement […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 Elizabeth David

NNL Super 8: Akwa Starlets, 3 Others Gain Promotion To NPFL


NNL Super 8: Akwa Starlets, 3 Others Gain Promotion To NPFL

Four Nigeria National League (NNL) clubs have gained promotion to the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season after play-off involving eight teams. In one of […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 Elizabeth David

Gernot Rohr May Quit Super Eagles Job


Gernot Rohr May Quit Super Eagles Job

There are indication that Gernot Rohr may quit his job as Head Coach of the Super Eagles in coming days. The German tactician led the Eagles […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 Elizabeth David

Prosecutors: Cristiano Ronaldo Won’t Face Vegas Rape Charge


Prosecutors: Cristiano Ronaldo Won’t Face Vegas Rape Charge

Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face criminal charges stemming from a model-turned teacher’s claim that the soccer superstar raped her in 2009 after a night of clubbing in […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Hong Kong Protests: Armed Mob Violence Leaves City In Shock


Hong Kong Protests: Armed Mob Violence Leaves City In Shock

Report says Hong Kong has been left in shock after a night of violence on Sunday, which saw dozens of masked men storm a train station. […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Zimbabwe Increases Fuel Prices Second Time In A Week


Zimbabwe Increases Fuel Prices Second Time In A Week

Zimbabwe hiked fuel prices on Monday for the second time in a week but most pumps remained dry, with no end in sight to shortages that […]

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Shiites Clash: NUJ Mourns Channels Correspondent, Calls For Compensation

no responses. July 23, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Shiites Clash: NUJ Mourns Channels Correspondent, Calls For Compensation


Shiites Clash: NUJ Mourns Channels Correspondent, Calls For Compensation

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ FCT Council, has described the death of Precious Owolabi, a corps member serving with Channels TV, who was amongst those […]

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Afghanistan: UN Mission Condemns Indiscriminate Blasts’ In Civilian Areas

no responses. July 23, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Afghanistan: UN Mission Condemns Indiscriminate Blasts’ In Civilian Areas


Afghanistan: UN Mission Condemns Indiscriminate Blasts’ In Civilian Areas

The “deliberate targeting of educational facilities” during armed conflict is “a war crime”, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said on Friday after a […]

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#IAS2019: WHO Issues Caution About Use Of Dolutegravir Drug By Women During Pregnancy

no responses. July 23, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

#IAS2019: WHO Issues Caution About Use Of Dolutegravir Drug By Women During Pregnancy


#IAS2019: WHO Issues Caution About Use Of Dolutegravir Drug By Women During Pregnancy

The safety of the HIV treatment drug, dolutegravir (DTG), during pregnancy has been one of the most urgent questions in global health for the past year. […]

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