Teenager girl slaps Israeli soldier

An Israeli military court on Tuesday ordered the extension of a Palestine teenager’s detention by one month for slapping an Israeli soldier. In the court hearing that was held behind closed doors, the judge decided to extend the detention of

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Boko Haram: Army says Shekau now disguises as woman

The Nigerian Army says credible information indicates that factional leader of the Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau, now dresses as a woman in an effort to escape from the Theatre of Operation. Army Spokesman, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, who confirmed this

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Reps Tackle Police Over Invasion Of Peace Corps Office

– Orders Peace Corps To Retake Possession Of Their Office By Esther bello The House of Representatives, on Tuesday said they will not sit down and watch the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, mess up the office of

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Nigerian Stock Market loses N370bn on Tuesday

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday sustained seven-day falling streak with the market capitalisation shedding N370 billion in one day. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the market capitalisation lost N370 billion or 2.41 per cent to

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Buhari in trance about attacks —Soyinka

The Nigerian playwright and poet Wole Soyinka has told the BBC that President Muhammadu Buhari needs to wake up. The Nobel Laureate was reacting to the spate of attacks by suspected herdsmen against Nigerian farmers. One of the attacks recently

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WHO targets 654, 804 Kogi children for immunisation against measles

No fewer than 654, 804 children aged between nine months and five years will be immunised during the March measles vaccination in Kogi, a World Health Organisation (WHO) consultant has said. Dr Muhammad Salihu, a National Measles Consultant to WHO,

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LMC Builds ‘Young’ Coaches’ Capacity As Curtain Falls On NPFL-La-Liga Clinic

By Joel Ajayi, Abuja After days of training, the League Management Company, LMC, has called on coaches with the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, to re-assert themselves towards playing greater roles in the growth and development of football in the

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South Africa’s ANC confirms ‘recall’ of Zuma from presidency

South Africa’s ANC party confirmed Tuesday it had decided to “recall” scandal-tainted President Jacob Zuma from office but said there was no deadline for him to resign, pitching the country into further uncertainty. ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule told reporters that

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Ganduje assures Buhari of 5Million Votes In 2019

Kano state Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, yesterday assured President Muhammadu Buhari that Kano electorate will deliver five million votes to him in 2019 general. This assurance came after stunning victory posted by the All Progressive Congress during the weekend local council

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Hull City midfielder forced to retire after fractured skull

Hull City midfielder Ryan Mason has been forced to retire at the age of 26 as a result of the fractured skull he suffered against Chelsea in 2017. Mason, who won one cap for England in 2015, had to have

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