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Steve Bannon Out at the White House

Bannon’s tenure as chief strategist was short and extremely controversial. Steve Bannon, who entered the White House in January as a conquering media executive-turned-political strategist, is leaving his position. Friday is his last day as chief strategist, the White House confirmed. “White House chief of staff John Kelly and Steve …

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Police, IPOB Clash In Anambra State

One person was feared dead, yesterday, at Ekwulobia in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State during a clash between security operatives and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. The heavy presence of security operatives, including the police, the army and the navy, made the people wonder what …

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Sierra Leone mudslides: Urgent plea for help as death toll rises

Sierra Leone needs “urgent support” for thousands of people hit by mudslides and massive flooding in the capital, the country’s president says. Ernest Bai Koroma said entire communities had been wiped out and that the “devastation was overwhelming us”. Nearly 400 people have been killed and hundreds more are missing …

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Fisticuffs in Edo Assembly over Impeachment of Speaker

19 of the 24 members of the Edo State House of assembly on Monday, voted to impeach the Speaker Justin Okonoboh, Deputy Speaker Elizabeth Atvie, and the Majority Leader of the House Folly Ogedengbe, over alleged abuse of office. The impeachment, however, was met with resistance from the other members who did …

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President Mugabe’s wife surrenders to Police after assaulting model she met in hotel with her two sons

Following Sunday’s assault incident which was made public yesterday, Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe’s wife Grace Mugabe, has reportedly surrendered to the Police. This was confirmed by South Africa’s Police Minister, Fikile Mbalula. The Zimbabwe’s First Lady who is South Africa for treatment, was accused of using extension cord on 20-year-old South African Model, Gabrielle Engels, …

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Ooni of Ife reacts to alleged crash of his marriage

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, who had a chat with NAIJ, dismissed the report of the crash of his 17 months old marriage to Olori Wuraola.  According to the Ooni, he has a happy marraige with his wife. His media aide said;  “There is no truth to the news, …

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Zimbabwe’s Vice President Mnangagwa hospitalised in South Africa

Zimbabwe’s Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a possible successor to 94-year-old President Robert Mugabe, is unwell and has been taken to a hospital in South Africa. Mugabe made the announcement on Monday when Mnangagwa was absent from celebrations to mark Heroes Day in the capital Harare “He is not back yet from the …

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At Least 17 Killed In Burkina Faso Restaurant Terror Attack

At least 17 people were killed and eight others wounded after a number of assailants attacked a restaurant in Burkina Faso around 9 p.m on sunday The attack took place in Ouagadougou, the capital of the West African nation. It’s not known how many attackers were involved. Attackers barricaded themselves …

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Morocco challenges U.S. joint bid to host 2026 World Cup

North America has a late challenge from North Africa in the contest to host the 2026 World Cup as Morocco announced it will also bid for the tournament on Friday. Morocco’s last-minute move, coming on FIFA’s deadline day, takes on the joint bid between the United States, Canada, and Mexico. …

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