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Prime minister of Mali and entire cabinet resign following series of violence

Mali Prime Minister, Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga has resigned alongside his cabinet amidst tribal violence and protests taking place in the country. The public was enraged after about 160 Fulani herders were massacred by members of a rival community. Four weeks after a brutal attack on a village in central Mali, Soumeylou Boubeye …

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Easter Tragedy: Many dead as church collapses during service

Thirteen people have been confirmed dead and 16 others seriously injured after a church partially collapsed during a pre-Easter service in South Africa. Worshipers had gathered at Pentecostal Holiness Church in eMpangeni, KwaZulu-Natal, for a service organized as a precursor to Easter Sunday, when the tragedy occurred.     The wall …

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Three people killed in aircraft accident near Mount Everest

Three people have been killed, while three others were left injured in an aircraft runway accident near Mount Everest.     The accident happened at Lukla airport which is the main gateway to the Everest region and is reputed to be one of the most difficult in the world for landings and …

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NAF loses airman in parachuting accident in Kaduna

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Sunday said it has lost an airman in a parachuting accident in Kaduna. The NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola confirmed the incident in a statement on Sunday. “NAF is sad to announce the passing of one of its airmen, Corporal …

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Police Officers involved in the Killing of the 20 Year Old Ada Ifeanyi and her boyfriend, Emmanuel Akomafuwa, 32 Paraded

Apapa #SARS killing: Officers paraded, police issue statement . . The Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CP Zubairu Muazu, has ordered the immediate arrest and detention of Police Officers who opened fire on Ada Ifeanyi, 20, and her boyfriend, Emmanuel Akomafuwa, 32, at Akpiri Street, Olodi Apapa. . . The incident happened …

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FG bans mining in Zamfara

The federal government has banned mining activities in Zamfara state, ordering foreigners within mining sites to vacate the area immediately. The government has also launched a special operation to stop bandits in the state. Mohammed Adamu, acting inspector-general of police, disclosed this while addressing state house correspondents after a security meeting …

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US Homeland Security Chief Kirstjen Nielsen resigns

The US Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, who enforced some of President Donald Trump’s controversial border policies, has resigned.     Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan will replace her temporarily, Mr Trump said. Ms Nielsen was responsible for the proposed border wall with Mexico and the separation …

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Cause of Ethiopian Airlines 737 crash revealed

This reportedly triggered erroneous data and the activation of an anti-stall system that sent the plane down on March 10 shortly after take off from Addis Ababa. Boeing anti-stall software on the doomed jet re-engaged and pushed the jet downwards after the pilots initially turned it off due to suspect …

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PDP Candidate Wike wins Rivers States Governorship Election

Nyesom Wike, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Rivers state governorship election, has won another term.   At the end of the final collation of the governorship election results by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Wike polled 886,264 votes ahead of Biokpomabo Awara, candidate of the …

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Davido reacts to court nullify his uncle Senator Ademola Adeleke

Davido has reacted after an High Court nullified his uncle Senator Ademola Adeleke as the Osun State governorship candidate of the PDP yesterday. Adeleke was nullified on grounds that he was not qualified academically for the position. He was dragged to court by two chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Wahab …

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