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no responses. July 7, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Hisham al-Hashimi: Leading Iraqi Expert On Armed Groups Killed In Baghdad


Hisham al-Hashimi: Leading Iraqi Expert On Armed Groups Killed In Baghdad

A leading Iraqi expert on jihadist and other armed groups has been shot dead in the capital, Baghdad. Hisham al-Hashimi, 47, was killed near his home […]

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no responses. July 5, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Japan flooding: Fourteen Dead In Flooded Care Home


Japan flooding: Fourteen Dead In Flooded Care Home

At least 16 people have died and a dozen are missing on Japan’s southern island of Kyushu as unprecedented rains cause flooding and landslides. Fourteen victims […]

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no responses. June 29, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Iceland’s Incumbent President Reelected To Second Term


Iceland’s Incumbent President Reelected To Second Term

Iceland’s incumbent president Gundi Johannesson was reelected to a second term in office by a landslide, as the country heads to the polls on Saturday. Johannesson, […]

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no responses. June 29, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pakistan Attack: ‘Gunmen killed’ In Raid On Stock Exchange In Karachi


Pakistan Attack: ‘Gunmen killed’ In Raid On Stock Exchange In Karachi

Reports say, Gunmen have attacked the Pakistani stock exchange in the southern city of Karachi, killing at least two people and injuring others. The assailants stormed […]

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no responses. June 24, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

North Korea: Kim Jong-Un ‘Suspends Military Action


North Korea: Kim Jong-Un ‘Suspends Military Action

Report says,North Korea has suspended plans for “military action” against South Korea. Recent weeks saw a rising tide of angry rhetoric from the North over activist […]

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no responses. June 24, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Mexico Quake Kills At Least Five And Causes Panic


Mexico Quake Kills At Least Five And Causes Panic

Many were working from home as the capital, Mexico City, is under lockdown due to the coronavirus. But the government’s alert system worked well, giving residents […]

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no responses. June 18, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

EU Top Court Rules Hungary Limits On Foreign-Funded NGOs In Breach Of EU Law


EU Top Court Rules Hungary Limits On Foreign-Funded NGOs In Breach Of EU Law

Judges at the European Court of Justice (ECJ) have ruled that the Hungarian government is breaking EU law by restricting the financing of NGOs. The court stated that […]

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no responses. June 16, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

India Soldiers killed In Clash With Chinese Forces


India Soldiers killed In Clash With Chinese Forces

Three Indian soldiers have been killed in a clash with Chinese forces in Ladakh in the disputed Kashmir region. The Indian army said senior military officials […]

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no responses. June 16, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

North Korea Blows Up Liaison Office With South As Tensions Rise


North Korea Blows Up Liaison Office With South As Tensions Rise

North Korea blew up an inter-Korean liaison office on its side of the border on Tuesday, the South’s Unification ministry said, after days of increasingly virulent […]

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no responses. June 15, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

72nd Independence: Israel Reiterates Strengthening Diplomatic Relations With Nigeria


72nd Independence: Israel Reiterates Strengthening Diplomatic Relations With Nigeria

Israeli Ambassador to Nigeria Mr Shimon Ben Shoshan has reiterated commitment towards strengthening diplomatic relations between Israel and Nigeria for the economic growth and development of […]

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no responses. June 15, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

MENA: UNICEF Says Young Children Face Growing Death Risks


MENA: UNICEF Says Young Children Face Growing Death Risks

Tens of thousands more children younger than five could die in the next six months in the Middle East and North Africa because of the knock-on […]

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no responses. June 14, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Blood Donor Day: WHO Calls For Increased Investment In Blood Transfusion Services


Blood Donor Day: WHO Calls For Increased Investment In Blood Transfusion Services

The WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti says universal access to safe blood is a key component of a resilient health system and contributes […]

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no responses. June 14, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Polish President Says LGBT ‘Ideology’ Is Worse Than Communism


Polish President Says LGBT ‘Ideology’ Is Worse Than Communism

Polish President Andrzej Duda says the LGBT movement of advancing ideas that are more harmful than communism and said he agreed with another conservative politician who […]

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COVID-19: Global Economy To Shrink By 5.2% This Year- World Bank

no responses. June 9, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Global Economy To Shrink By 5.2% This Year- World Bank


COVID-19: Global Economy To Shrink By 5.2% This Year- World Bank

Coronavirus: World Bank confirms deepest recession since World War Two The COVID-19 pandemic will shrink the global economy by 5.2 per cent this year, representing the […]

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no responses. June 9, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

North Korea Halts All Communications With South In Row Over Leafleting


North Korea Halts All Communications With South In Row Over Leafleting

North Korea has said it will cut off all inter-Korean communication lines with the South, including a hotline between the two nations’ leaders. The North said […]

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no responses. June 5, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Charges Filed Against Three Officers Who Watched As George Floyd Died


Charges Filed Against Three Officers Who Watched As George Floyd Died

Three police officers present when George Floyd died have been charged while charges for the officer who knelt on his neck have been upgraded. Derek Chauvin, […]

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COVID-19: Vital Strategies Provides Pandemic Risk Communication Hub

no responses. June 4, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: Vital Strategies Provides Pandemic Risk Communication Hub


COVID-19: Vital Strategies Provides Pandemic Risk Communication Hub

Vital Strategies’ COVID-19 Risk Communication Hub Provides Governments Public Education Media Campaigns Vital Strategies has developed a COVID-19 Risk Communication Hub, a digital platform offering governments […]

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no responses. June 3, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Cyclone Nisarga Intensifies As It Approaches Mumbai


Cyclone Nisarga Intensifies As It Approaches Mumbai

A cyclone moving across the Arabian Sea to the Indian coastal city of Mumbai has intensified, forecasters say. Cyclone Nisarga, which is approaching from the south-west, […]

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no responses. June 2, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pakistan ‘Blasphemy’ Death Row Couple’s Plea For Freedom


Pakistan ‘Blasphemy’ Death Row Couple’s Plea For Freedom

Shagufta Kausar and her husband Shafqat Emmanuel have spent the last six years in jail waiting for an appeal against their death sentence for “blasphemy” to […]

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no responses. June 1, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: NCD’s Screening, Diagnosis, Treatment, Rehabilitation Affected -WHO Assessment


COVID-19: NCD’s Screening, Diagnosis, Treatment, Rehabilitation Affected -WHO Assessment

WHO Rapid assessment of service delivery for NCDs during the COVID-19 pandemic According to the WHO Assessment, in the countries most affected by COVID-19 (community transmission): […]

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