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Oct 21, 2019
Canadians vote in parliamentary elections today with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau fighting for his political life.   According to polls at the weekend, Trudeau and his party has a thin…
Oct 21, 2019
The journey from the bench to the pundit’s studio is so quick in the modern game that some could be forgiven for thinking Manchester United had two managers after Sunday’s…
Oct 18, 2019
President Trump will host next year’s Group of 7 meetings next June at Trump Doral, his luxury resort near Miami, the president’s acting chief of staff told reporters on Thursday.…
Oct 17, 2019
The EU and Britain are close to working out an elusive Brexit deal late Wednesday, just in time to be submitted to a key European summit. If a text emerges…
Oct 16, 2019
Uber contract drivers helped bring in more than three-quarters of the company’s revenue in this year’s first six months. But as Uber would have it, the drivers aren’t essential. Uber…
Oct 16, 2019
A painting by the Nigerian artist, Ben Enwonwu responsible for the “African Mona Lisa” sold at auction in London on Tuesday for £1.1 million, N508million after the family who owned…
Oct 15, 2019
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has called for “new, stronger and more effective ways to eradicate racism in football” after the shameful scenes in Bulgaria.   Infantino has also asked for…
Oct 14, 2019
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced more funding and support on Monday to target violent extremist content online, just months after an alleged white supremacist live-streamed a massacre at…
Oct 14, 2019
President Rodrigo Duterte has made a bloody war on drugs his signature campaign, to the approval of most voters, despite international outrage about the bloodshed amid fears many suspected dealers…
Oct 12, 2019
A US federal appeals court gave the nod Friday to House Democrats’ subpoena demanding a trove of President Trump’s financial documents from one of his accounting firms.   The 2-1…
Oct 12, 2019
U.S.Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan would step down from his position, President Donald Trump announced Friday night.   McAleenan was appointed by Trump in April following the resignation of…
Oct 12, 2019
The Indian government has so far trained 529 Nigerians under the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) in the past three years.   Mr. Abhay Thakur, High Commissioner of India,…
Oct 11, 2019
EU diplomats on Friday said France plans to block the start of EU membership negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia, with the bloc’s European Affairs ministers due to decide on…
Oct 08, 2019
Congress’s impeachment investigation into U.S. President Donald Trump turns on Tuesday to the U.S. ambassador to the EU and the role he may have played in trying to get Ukraine…
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