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no responses. October 10, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Mexico Mayor Tied To Truck, Dragged Through Streets Amid Reported Anger Over Unfulfilled Campaign Promise


Mexico Mayor Tied To Truck, Dragged Through Streets Amid Reported Anger Over Unfulfilled Campaign Promise

Report says Eleven people were arrested in southern Mexico on Tuesday after the mayor of their village was dragged out of his office, beaten, and then tied to a pickup […]

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no responses. October 10, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Gunman kills Two After Targeting German Synagogue


Gunman kills Two After Targeting German Synagogue

Two people have been killed after a gunman opened fire outside a synagogue in Germany. Worshippers were marking Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish […]

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German Synagogue Shooting ‘Another Tragic Demonstration Of Anti-Semitism’: UN Chief

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German Synagogue Shooting ‘Another Tragic Demonstration Of Anti-Semitism’: UN Chief


German Synagogue Shooting ‘Another Tragic Demonstration Of Anti-Semitism’: UN Chief

The killing of two people outside a synagogue in Germany on Wednesday has been characterized by the UN Secretary-General as “another tragic demonstration of anti-Semitism.” The […]

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no responses. October 9, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

9-Year-Old Charged With Murder In 5 Illinois Fire Deaths


9-Year-Old Charged With Murder In 5 Illinois Fire Deaths

A 9-year-old child accused of causing a mobile home fire that killed three children and two adults in central Illinois has been charged with five counts […]

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no responses. October 9, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Italian Politicians Vote To Cut Their Own Seats To Save Money


Italian Politicians Vote To Cut Their Own Seats To Save Money

Italian politicians have backed a radical overhaul of the country’s parliament that will see around a third of them losing their job. The long-awaited reform, overwhelmingly […]

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no responses. October 7, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Opposition Parties Beat ‘War Wing’ In Kosovo Elections


Opposition Parties Beat ‘War Wing’ In Kosovo Elections

Report says, opposition parties won the night in Kosovo’s election on Sunday, taking the lead over former guerrillas who have dominated politics for the past decade. […]

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Plan International Seeks End To Sexualisation, Objectification Of Women And Girls On Screen

no responses. October 5, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Plan International Seeks End To Sexual Objectification Of Women And Girls On Screen


Plan International Seeks End To Sexual Objectification Of Women And Girls On Screen

‘Women leaders four times more likely to be shown naked on screen – Plan International and Geena Davis report The world’s most popular films are sending […]

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no responses. October 3, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Vatican Suspends Senior Employees, Clergy Over Police Raid


Vatican Suspends Senior Employees, Clergy Over Police Raid

Five Vatican employees, including the number two at the Vatican’s Financial Information Authority and a senior member of clergy, have been suspended following a police raid, […]

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no responses. October 2, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Peru Vice President Resigns, Calls For Elections


Peru Vice President Resigns, Calls For Elections

Peru’s vice president resigned and called for elections Tuesday, hours after parliament appointed her to lead the fight against the president’s dissolution of the body amid […]

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Athens Urged To Fast Track Asylum Seekers Amid Island Shelters Crisis – UNHCR

no responses. October 2, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Athens Urged To Fast Track Asylum Seekers Amid Island Shelters Crisis – UNHCR


Athens Urged To Fast Track Asylum Seekers Amid Island Shelters Crisis – UNHCR

A spike in the number of refugees reaching Greek island reception centres is likely to worsen the situation in already “dangerously overcrowded” facilities there, the UN […]

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no responses. September 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Riots At Greek Refugee Camp On Lesbos After Fatal Fire


Riots At Greek Refugee Camp On Lesbos After Fatal Fire

At least two people have died in a fire at a Greek island refugee camp that triggered rioting by angry residents. A woman and a child […]

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no responses. September 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Rouen Chemical Plant Fire Sparks Regional Agricultural Ban Issued


Rouen Chemical Plant Fire Sparks Regional Agricultural Ban Issued

Authorities in the northern French city of Rouen, where a massive fire this week ravaged a chemicals factory, banned the harvesting of crops and sale of […]

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no responses. September 26, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Iran Sentences Three Christians To Prison


Iran Sentences Three Christians To Prison

Three Christians in Iran urge believers to pray for them as they and another Christian convert each received six-month prison sentences for their faith and Christian […]

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no responses. September 26, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Jacques Chirac: Former French President Dies At 86


Jacques Chirac: Former French President Dies At 86

Jacques Chirac, the former French president whose later years were blighted by corruption scandals, has died aged 86. His son-in-law said the French President Jacques Chirac […]

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UNGA 74: Stakeholders Call For Establishment Of International Anti-Corruption Court

no responses. September 26, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UNGA 74: Stakeholders Call For Establishment Of International Anti-Corruption Court


UNGA 74: Stakeholders Call For Establishment Of International Anti-Corruption Court

The call for the establishment of an International Anti-Corruption Court, IACC has been made by stakeholders and participants, who gathered at a High-Level Side Event in […]

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no responses. September 26, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Indonesian Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannons, As Students Protest Law That Would Criminalize Extramarital Sex


Indonesian Police Fire Tear Gas, Water Cannons, As Students Protest Law That Would Criminalize Extramarital Sex

Thousands of student protesters have taken to the streets of Indonesia to oppose a controversial draft criminal code that would make consensual sex outside of marriage illegal and […]

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no responses. September 26, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Hundreds Injured, 20 Dead, After Earthquake Hits Pakistani-Controlled Kashmir


Hundreds Injured, 20 Dead, After Earthquake Hits Pakistani-Controlled Kashmir

Report says at least 20 people have died and hundreds were injured after an earthquake hit Pakistani-controlled Kashmir. The tremor tore through roads and shook buildings.Raja […]

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no responses. September 24, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Over Two Dozen Killed In Fresh Papua Unrest


Over Two Dozen Killed In Fresh Papua Unrest

More than two dozen people have died in riots in Indonesia’s restive Papua region, authorities said Tuesday, as thousands fled to shelters following violence that saw […]

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no responses. September 24, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Migrant Road Crash Kills Six In Turkey


Migrant Road Crash Kills Six In Turkey

Six people died in Turkey after a military vehicle carrying migrants for deportation overturned near the Syrian border, officials said Tuesday. Another 27 people including two […]

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UN Welcomes ‘Most Comprehensive Agreement Ever’ On Global Health

no responses. September 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Welcomes ‘Most Comprehensive Agreement Ever’ On Global Health


UN Welcomes ‘Most Comprehensive Agreement Ever’ On Global Health

Describing it as an “important landmark” on our “journey to health for all”, Secretary-General António Guterres on Monday welcomed the UN Political Declaration on universal health […]

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