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Knife Attacker In Russian City Wounds 8, Shot Dead By Police

A knifeman wearing a fake suicide belt wounded at least eight people in a frenzied attack in a Russia this morning. The Siberian knifeman, named locally as 23-year-old Bobichel Abdurakhmanov, was shot dead by police in a busy main street in Surgut, central Russia, at about 11.20am. Shocking CCTV shows …

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President Buhari lands in Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Nigeria from London. Buhari, who arrived at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Saturday at about 4.36pm, had spent 114 days in London on medical vacation. After touching down, the president headed for the presidential lodge to rest for a while before heading to Aso Rock, according to NTA. …

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Barcelona attack: New manhunt for suspected driver

The driver in Thursday’s van attack that killed 13 people in a tourist area of Barcelona may still be alive and on the run, Spanish police say. They are hunting for Moroccan-born Younes Abouyaaqoub, named by Spanish media as the suspected driver. A man previously reported as the key suspect, …

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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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