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no responses. March 10, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Mexico: Women Stay At Home To Protest Femicide


Mexico: Women Stay At Home To Protest Femicide

This Monday, tens of thousands of women in Mexico stayed at home, walked out of work, schools, social events and other functions to protest femicide. This […]

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no responses. March 9, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pope Francis Voices Support For Coronavirus Victims In Livestream Message


Pope Francis Voices Support For Coronavirus Victims In Livestream Message

Pilgrims and tourists scattered sparsely in the immense Saint Peter’s Square in Rome were able to listen to the pope’s talk on giant screens on Sunday […]

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UNFPA Executive Director ,Dr. Natalia Kanem,in Abuja,Nigeria at a pre-launch briefing

no responses. March 9, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#IWD2020: UNFPA Urges World Leaders To Remove Barriers To Gender Equality


#IWD2020: UNFPA Urges World Leaders To Remove Barriers To Gender Equality

The UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem says to achieve a gender-equal world, all women and girls must be empowered to realize their sexual and reproductive […]

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4th US Case Of Coronavirus Confirmed As Death Toll Rises To 56 In China

no responses. March 8, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: Italy Quarantines 16 Million People


#Coronavirus: Italy Quarantines 16 Million People

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has ordered the lockdown of the country’s northern region of Lombardy and 14 provinces in an attempt to halt the spread […]

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no responses. March 6, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Texas Ice Cream Licker Jailed For Social Media Joke


Texas Ice Cream Licker Jailed For Social Media Joke

A man in Texas who filmed himself licking ice cream and putting it back in the freezer of a Walmart supermarket has been jailed for 30 […]

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no responses. March 6, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Elizabeth Warren To Drop Out Of The US Presidential Race


Elizabeth Warren To Drop Out Of The US Presidential Race

Elizabeth Warren plans to announce the end of her campaign in the Democratic presidential primaries. The Massachusetts senator performed poorly on Super Tuesday when 14 US […]

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no responses. March 6, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Russia’s Putin And Turkey’s Erdogan Agree Syria Ceasefire


Russia’s Putin And Turkey’s Erdogan Agree Syria Ceasefire

Russia President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said they have agreed to a cease-fire in Syria. Putin said the agreed deal would […]

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no responses. March 4, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Tennessee Tornadoes Kill At Least 19 People And Destroy 40 Buildings


Tennessee Tornadoes Kill At Least 19 People And Destroy 40 Buildings

Tornadoes ripped across Tennessee on Tuesday, shredding at least 40 buildings and killing at least 19 people. One caused severe damage across downtown Nashville, destroying the […]

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no responses. March 4, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: ‘We Can’t Stop COVID-19 Without Protecting Health Workers’: WHO Chief


#Coronavirus: ‘We Can’t Stop COVID-19 Without Protecting Health Workers’: WHO Chief

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday, warned that shortage of protective equipment is endangering health workers worldwide, citing “severe and mounting disruption to the global […]

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no responses. March 3, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pope Tests Negative on Coronavirus


Pope Tests Negative on Coronavirus

Reports say, Pope Francis has tested negative for the coronavirus after suffering a slight cold which led him to cancel several public gatherings. The Rome paper […]

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no responses. March 2, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Advisor To Iran’s Supreme Leader Dies After Contracting COVID-19


Advisor To Iran’s Supreme Leader Dies After Contracting COVID-19

Reports say, one of the advisors to Iran’s supreme leader has died after contracting coronavirus. Expediency Council member Mohammad Mirmohammadi, 71, became the first top official […]

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no responses. February 28, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Israel Election: Gantz Fights To Reverse Recent Dip In Polls


Israel Election: Gantz Fights To Reverse Recent Dip In Polls

 Benjamin Netanyahu and his main rival, Benny Gantz, have both vowed to lead Israel’s next government, despite early results and exit polls appearing to show neither […]

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no responses. February 28, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Syria war: 33 Turkish soldiers killed in attack in Idlib


Syria war: 33 Turkish soldiers killed in attack in Idlib

At least 33 Turkish soldiers were killed in an air strike by Syrian government forces in northwestern Idlib province as Turkey vowed “to respond in kind” with attacks […]

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no responses. February 27, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Residents Clash With Police On Greek Islands Over Building Of New Migrant Detention Camps


Residents Clash With Police On Greek Islands Over Building Of New Migrant Detention Camps

Residents on two Greek islands clashed with police on Tuesday over the building of new migrant detention camps. Crowds attempted to stop police from disembarking on […]

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no responses. February 27, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Saudi Wants To Avoid Becoming ‘Another Iran’


Saudi Wants To Avoid Becoming ‘Another Iran’

Drawing lessons from what happened in Iran, Saudi Arabia’s decision to temporarily halt all religious pilgrimages does not come as a surprise. Most of the coronavirus […]

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no responses. February 27, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

The Impact Of Saudi Arabia’s Decision On Pakistanis


The Impact Of Saudi Arabia’s Decision On Pakistanis

Reports say, one doubts Saudi Arabia’s pilgrimage ban be there until July and August,when Hajj is due. But Umrah pilgrimages go on all year round – […]

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no responses. February 26, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Deadly Riots Rock Delhi For Days As Religious Groups Clash In Indian Capital


Deadly Riots Rock Delhi For Days As Religious Groups Clash In Indian Capital

At least 20 people have been killed during days of violence in the Indian capital Delhi, where groups of Hindus have been clashing with Muslims protesting […]

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no responses. February 24, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Europe Confronts Coronavirus As Italy Battles An Eruption Of Cases


Europe Confronts Coronavirus As Italy Battles An Eruption Of Cases

  Europe confronted its first major outbreak of the coronavirus as an eruption of more than 150 cases in Italy prompted officials on Sunday to lock […]

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no responses. February 24, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Mahathir Mohamad: Malaysian Prime Minister In Shock Resignation


Mahathir Mohamad: Malaysian Prime Minister In Shock Resignation

The Malaysian prime minister, 94-year-old Mahathir Mohamad, has submitted his resignation to the king. Mr Mahathir’s shock resignation comes amid rumours that he may form a […]

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no responses. February 24, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Earthquake Near Iran-Turkey Border Kills Nine, Injures More Than 100 People


Earthquake Near Iran-Turkey Border Kills Nine, Injures More Than 100 People

Nine people were killed and buildings collapsed across south-eastern Turkey when a magnitude-5.7 earthquake struck near the border with Iran, injuring more than 100 in both […]

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