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Aug 19, 2019
The Nigeria women national basketball team, D’Tigress on Sunday defeated hosts Senegal in the final of the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket to win their fourth continental title.   The victory for…
Aug 18, 2019
Nigerians In Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has condemned the attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu at the 2nd Annual Igbo Cultural Festival held in Nuremberg, Germany.   In a statement in Abuja…
Aug 17, 2019
Trade tensions between the United States and China have sent a shiver across Southeast Asia, a region that depends heavily on both sides for its economic health, but when it…
Aug 16, 2019
A South African court on Thursday awarded a second punitive costs order against the country’s top anti-corruption official, Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, after finding an investigation conducted by her office…
Aug 16, 2019
The Thai government on Friday launched additional rain-making operations in the Northern, North-Eastern and Central regions to tackle serious droughts.   According to the Director-General of DRAA, Surasee Kittimonthon, six…
Aug 15, 2019
Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard discussed his pride in the team performance and disclosed his supportive debrief to young striker Tammy Abraham, despite a penalty shoot-out defeat.   Lampard, emphasised the…
Aug 15, 2019
Japanese Emperor Naruhito on Thursday expressed “deep remorse” over his county’s wartime atrocities during World War II.   Naruhito expressed the remorse at an annual ceremony at Nippon Budokan Hall…
Aug 14, 2019
Oil prices fell on Wednesday on disappointing economic data from China and Europe and a rise in U.S. crude inventories, partly erasing the previous session's sharp gains after the United…
Aug 14, 2019
A teenager, Liam Reece Watts has been sentenced to 16 months in a Young Offenders’ Institution for causing the public websites of Greater Manchester Police, Cheshire Police and Cheshire’s Police…
Aug 13, 2019
Australia has announced 500 million Australian dollars (338 million U.S. dollars) in funding for the Pacific region to tackle climate change, including disaster resilience and renewable energy investment.   “The…
Aug 10, 2019
US President Donald Trump told reporters Friday he agreed with Kim Jong Un’s opposition to US-South Korea war games, after receiving what he was a new letter from the North…
Aug 10, 2019
Indonesian President Joko Widodo tweeted on Thursday that he will move the country’s capital away from the crowded main island of Java to Borneo, and build a new capital, like…
Aug 10, 2019
Anti-government protesters in Hong Kong were set to clash with police for the tenth consecutive weekend on Saturday as residents planned to return to the streets despite a ban.  …
Aug 09, 2019
A London police officer injured after being stabbed several times in a machete attack on Thursday is in a “serious but stable condition,” police said.   The 28-year-old male officer,…
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