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Bollywood star Sridevi Kapoor is dead

Bollywood actress Sridevi Kapoor has died after suffering a heart attack in Dubai. She was 54. Her family told PTI Sunday that Kapoor passed away while attending her nephew’s wedding in the emirate late Saturday night, She appeared in a string of blockbuster hit films including Chandni, Mr India, Mawali …

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Fayose reiterates call for Buhari’s resignation

Fayose reiterates call for President Buhari’s resignation, Says; “His failure owing to cluelessness now more glaring” The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has reiterated his call for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari, describing the present insecurity and economic problems in the country as evidence of the President’s cluelessness …

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Private birthday party for Mugabe, 94

Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe celebrated his 94th birthday on Saturday with a private black-tie party hosted by his family, three months after he was ousted from power. Mugabe’s birthday was previously a major public event in Zimbabwe, marked by an outpouring of fawning congratulations and tributes in official media …

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Buhari asks Transparency International to focus on facts not fiction

The Presidency notes that, while it welcomes constructive criticisms from the anti-corruption watchdog, Transparency International (TI), the organization has a responsibility to reflect the larger picture of the concrete and verifiable achievements of the Buhari administration since it came into office in May 2015. The government is still wondering the …

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Dapchi Girls: Hold Presidency Responsible for abduction – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) holds firmly that Nigerians should hold President Muhammadu Buhari-led Presidency directly responsible for the abduction of schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe state and several other atrocities committed by insurgents against citizens, particularly in the northern part of the country. The Buhari Presidency has put Nigerians at …

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Buhari assures safely return of abducted Dapchi Schoolgirls

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the families of students reportedly abducted from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, that no effort will be spared to bring succour to them. Mr Buhari said, “When I received the devastating news of the attack on the school and the fact that …

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U.S. condemns abduction of Dapchi schoolgirls by Boko Haram in Yobe

The U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria Stuart Symington has strongly condemned the abduction of some schoolgirls from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, in Yobe State by Boko Haram Terrorists on Monday. He described the invasion of schools and abduction of innocent students by the Boko Haram terrorists as the highest …

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Buhari assures Niger Delta of rapid development

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development in the region by consolidating on all ongoing projects and initiating new ones to create more economic opportunities and jobs for the people. Receiving the Olu of Warri, His …

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Yobe attack: 2 Dapchi schoolgirls Killed, others still missing

The bodies of two missing Dapchi schoolgirls have been recovered by the Nigerian military during a rescue operation after more than 90 of them were abducted by Boko Haram insurgents from their school Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, Yobe State during Monday night’s attack, according to Reuters on …

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Tiffany Haddish to host MTV Movie & TV Awards 2018

Tiffany Haddish on Thursday announced on social media she will be hosting the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards which holds on Monday June 18. “So I got some Great News Everybody! I will be hosting the MTV Movie and TV Awards.. make sure you watch Monday June 18th on …

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Officer dies of cardiac arrest after fan violence in Spain

A Spanish riot police officer died of cardiac arrest after clashes involving Russian soccer fans before a Europa League match on Thursday between hosts Athletic Bilbao and Spartak Moscow, raising concerns less than four months before the World Cup in Russia. Basque Country authorities in northern Spain said the officer …

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Yobe School Attack: Gaidam visits Dapchi, says no girl rescued

Ibrahim Gaidam, governor of Yobe state, says none of the students of Government Girls Science Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe state, in captivity of suspected Boko Haram insurgents, has been rescued. The insurgents raided the school on Monday and abducted some of the students. The government had initially said it was …

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Koreans suffer short track misery, Hungary make history

Teenage star Choi Min-jeong crashed out on a miserable night for South Korea’s short track speed skaters on Thursday, as Hungary made history with their first Winter Olympics gold. The hosts, a superpower in the sport, had high hopes in all three races at a packed Gangneung Ice Arena but …

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Boko Haram terrorists kill 5 civilians, 2 soldiers

Nigeria’s Boko Haram jihadists have killed five civilians and two soldiers in fresh attacks in Cameroon and Chad, local sources said Thursday. “A group of Boko Haram fighters made an incursion during (Tuesday) night in Assigashia,” a source close to administrative authorities in the northern Cameroon border area said, asking …

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