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Irish PM Leo Varadkar Resigns, Retains Caretaker Role


Irish PM Leo Varadkar Resigns, Retains Caretaker Role

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar resigned on Thursday but stayed on as interim leader while the country’s three main parties battle out coalition talks after an inconclusive election. […]

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no responses. February 21, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Another Migrant ‘Ghost Boat’ In Mediterranean


Another Migrant ‘Ghost Boat’ In Mediterranean

A rubber dinghy packed with 91 migrants that set out from Libyan shores in hopes of reaching Europe has apparently gone missing in the Mediterranean. According […]

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no responses. February 21, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Hanau Shootings: Thousands Gather Across Germany To Mourn Victims


Hanau Shootings: Thousands Gather Across Germany To Mourn Victims

Thousands of people across Germany are gathering on Thursday evening to pay tribute to the nine people killed the previous evening when a gunman opened fire […]

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Polio Eradication A UN Priority- Guterres In Pakistan Visit

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Polio Eradication A UN Priority- António Guterres


Polio Eradication A UN Priority- António Guterres

In one of the last bastions of polio on the planet, millions of children are being given a fighting chance against the paralyzing and potentially fatal […]

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OCHA/David Swanson In this file photo, UN Humanitarian Coordinator, Mark Lowcock (r) meets with a group of Syrian drivers on the Turkish side of the two countries' common border.

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UN Security Council Urged To Find Political Way Forward Amidst ‘Devastating Scale’ Of Suffering In Syria


UN Security Council Urged To Find Political Way Forward Amidst ‘Devastating Scale’ Of Suffering In Syria

With progress stalled on both the peace and political fronts in Syria, UN Special Envoy Geir Pedersen urged ambassadors in the Security Council on Wednesday to […]

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no responses. February 20, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Germany Shootings: Suspect ‘Found Dead’ After Several Killed In Shisha Bar Attacks


Germany Shootings: Suspect ‘Found Dead’ After Several Killed In Shisha Bar Attacks

Reports say, a man suspected of fatally shooting several people in the German city of Hanau was found dead at his home early Thursday, hours after […]

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no responses. February 20, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Albania President Calls On People To Topple The Government


Albania President Calls On People To Topple The Government

Albania’s president on Wednesday called on the people of his nation to topple the left-wing government, which he accused of violating the country’s constitution and of […]

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no responses. February 19, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

UNFPA West And Central Africa Regional Planning Meeting To Hold In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea


UNFPA West And Central Africa Regional Planning Meeting To Hold In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

UNFPA West And Central Africa Regional Planning Meeting To Focus On Nairobi Summit On ICPD25 Commitments The United Nations Population Fund West and Central Africa Regional […]

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no responses. February 19, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

4 People Found Dead Inside Tent In Delaware, Foul Play Not Suspected


4 People Found Dead Inside Tent In Delaware, Foul Play Not Suspected

Report says four people were found dead inside a tent in a wooded area of Delaware Tuesday. The investigation is in its early stages, police said, […]

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no responses. February 19, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Russia Temporarily Bans Chinese Nationals From Entering Country Amid Coronavirus Outbreak


Russia Temporarily Bans Chinese Nationals From Entering Country Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Report says,Russia has decided to ban Chinese nationals from entering its territory amid the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.The ban will be implemented from February 20. It was […]

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no responses. February 17, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

German Far-Right Group ‘Planned Christchurch-Style Mosque Attacks’


German Far-Right Group ‘Planned Christchurch-Style Mosque Attacks’

Reports say, members of a far-right group arrested in Germany as part of a massive counter-terrorism investigation were planning large-scale attacks on mosques similar to the […]

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no responses. February 17, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Coronavirus: A Cameroon Student On How He Recovered


Coronavirus: A Cameroon Student On How He Recovered

Reports say when Kem Senou Pavel Daryl, a 21-year-old Cameroonian student living in the Chinese city of Jingzhou, contracted the coronavirus he had no intention of […]

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‘This is a time for facts, not fear,’ says WHO chief as COVID-19 virus spreads

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#COVID-19: Time For Facts, Not Fear,’ Says WHO Chief As Virus Spreads


#COVID-19: Time For Facts, Not Fear,’ Says WHO Chief As Virus Spreads

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday cautioned against panic over COVID-19 but also urged governments to step up their efforts to prepare […]

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no responses. February 14, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Stephanie Simpson: New Zealand Police Find Body Of Missing Woman


Stephanie Simpson: New Zealand Police Find Body Of Missing Woman

Police looking for a British woman missing in New Zealand have said they have found her body. Stephanie Simpson, 32, from Essex, is thought to have […]

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#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing COVID-19 Virus Treatment Master Plan

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#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing Treatment Master Plan


#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing Treatment Master Plan

The World Health Organization (WHO) is developing a master plan for coordinating clinical trials that could lead to potential therapies for patients infected with the COVID-19 […]

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no responses. February 12, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Lesotho Has Messy Government, Equally Toxic Opposition


Lesotho Has Messy Government, Equally Toxic Opposition

Report says Lesotho’s ruling party, the All Basotho Congress, ABC, is having strong words in an introspection over recent political crisis that involves its leader and Prime […]

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Meeting Of Top Scientists Underway To Slow Coronavirus Spread

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#COVID-19: Meeting Of Top Scientists Underway To Slow Spread


#COVID-19: Meeting Of Top Scientists Underway To Slow Spread

Deaths from the coronavirus epidemic have surpassed 1,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed on Tuesday, as hundreds of health experts began meeting at its headquarters […]

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no responses. February 12, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Egypt Worries As Population Passes 100 Million


Egypt Worries As Population Passes 100 Million

Egypt’s statistics office said on Tuesday the country’s population has surpassed 100 million, highlighting the threat of overpopulation in a poverty-stricken country where many live in […]

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no responses. February 12, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Lebanon Government Wins Confidence Vote As Protests Rage In Beirut


Lebanon Government Wins Confidence Vote As Protests Rage In Beirut

Report says, Lebanon’s new government has won a vote of confidence in parliament based in part on its plan to tackle the country’s crippling economic and […]

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no responses. February 11, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Coronavirus: Senior Chinese officials ‘Removed’ As Death Toll Hits 1,000


Coronavirus: Senior Chinese officials ‘Removed’ As Death Toll Hits 1,000

Report says, China has “removed” several senior officials over their handling of the coronavirus outbreak – as the death toll passed 1,000. According to report the […]

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