Nigeria news today headlines update Thursday 14th March 2019
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U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced to an additional 3 1/2 years in prison Wednesday for conspiracy linked to his lobbying efforts in Ukraine for a pro-Russian political party, adding to the nearly four-year term he was handed in a companion case last week. In failing health, the wheelchair-bound Manafort […]
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China and Russia have continued to defy the United States on Venezuela, vowing to assist the cash-strapped and crisis-stricken government being targeted by President Donald Trump. Venezuela has been hit by major power outages in recent days, deepening a political feud between President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaidó, the National Assembly head who declared himself […]
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No one even knows when it will come out, but Robert Mueller’s top secret probe into possible collusion between Donald Trump and Russia has Washington on edge — and the president mounting preemptive attacks against impeachment. “How do you impeach a man who is considered by many to be the President with the most successful […]
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Algeria’s opposition on Wednesday rejected President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s decision to postpone elections, saying it was an attempt to cling on to power. In their meeting at the headquarters of the Justice and Development Front party in Algiers, the opposition groups announced their support for the popular movement until its goals are achieved and called on […]
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Oyeniran Apata Lagos – Residents of Ita-Faji area of Lagos, where a four-storey building housing a school, residential rooms and commercial shops collapsed on Wednesday, disclosed that the Landlord and the management of the school have, on three occasions, defied quits issued by the state government. The collapsed building on Massey Street in the […]
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Presidential and legislative polls in Indonesia in April are not at risk of disruption from cyber attacks, the head of the election commission said on Wednesday. Arief Budiman, head of the National Election Commission (KPU), said that even though regular hacking attempts had been detected on the agency’s website. Budiman was earlier cited in a […]
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German Cardinal Gerhard Ludwig Mueller criticised the child sex abuse conviction of his fellow cardinal, Australia’s George Pell, as being unsound. “I don’t know anything more than what was reported in the media. But it’s terrible when people’s reaction is based not on the truth but by the bias of their ideology,’’ Mueller told dpa in […]
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At least eight people were killed when a bomb exploded at a busy livestock market in a village in Somalia’s south-western Bay region, an official said. 40 others were injured, a Goof-Gaduud village official, Hassan Bayow, told local radio. “All the victims were civilians, who were there to sell or buy livestock at the time,’’ […]
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“Sucker” a song by the Jonas Brothers, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song, which is the group’s first single together in six years; becomes the group’s first number one song in the chart. Ariana Grande’s ‘7 rings’ which has spent number one on the chart for five consecutive weeks, came […]
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England centre Manu Tuilagi has ended months of speculation over his future by agreeing a new contract with Leicester, the English Premiership club announced on Wednesday.The 27-year-old had been linked with a potentially lucrative move to French side Racing 92 following this year’s World Cup in Japan But rather than head to Paris, Tuilagi has […]
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