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Man plans to sell his left testicle for N12.5m to buy his dream car

A Las Vegas man Mark Parisi shocked TV presenters when he announced his plan to sell/share his left testicle to medical researchers for money so as to buy his dream sports car, a Nissan 370Z. Mr Parisi is the type that

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US – Think before tweeting: Obama advises Trump

Former US president Barack Obama has warned leaders to think before tweeting, saying that the social media tools such as Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter are leading to “snap judgments to complex issues”. Obama at a New Delhi symposium in India

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6.0 quake causes light damage, power outages in Ecuador

A 6.0 magnitude earthquake shook coastal Ecuador Sunday, opening cracks in walls and cutting electricity in the province of Manabi, authorities said. There were no immediate reports of casualties. The quake occurred at 6:19 am local time (1139 GMT) some

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Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa bows to public outcry, drops education minister

Zimbabwe’s new president Emmerson Mnangagwa dropped his education minister, a day after reappointing him to a cabinet which gave top posts to senior military officials in what was widely seen as a reward for the army’s role in the removal

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ZIMBABWE: Disappointment as Mnangagwa appoints top military officials into new cabinet

Many Zimbabweans were left disappointed after a number of senior military officials were appointed into the cabinet of President Emmerson Mnangagwa in what is seen as a reward for the army’s role in the removal of his predecessor, Robert Mugabe. The major

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Nine dead as Taliban gunmen storm Pakistan school

Nine people were killed and dozens injured Friday when Taliban militants stormed a training institute in the northwestern city of Peshawar as Pakistan marked the birthday of the Prophet Mohammed, officials said. Police said four burqa-clad militants opened fire on

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Pope urges action on Rohingya refugee crisis

Pope Francis called Thursday for “decisive” international action on the Rohingya refugee crisis as he began a visit to Bangladesh, where more than 620,000 of the Muslim minority have sought sanctuary after fleeing violence in Myanmar. The pope made the

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US threatens to destroy’ North Korean Regime

The United States warned that North Korea’s leadership will be “utterly destroyed” if war breaks out but its call for nations to cut ties with Pyongyang was rejected by Moscow while Beijing sidestepped talk of an oil embargo. Washington urged

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Bosnian war chief drinks poison in court, dies

A Bosnian-Croat war chief has died after downing poison during his war crimes trial at The Hague, Croatian state TV reports. Slobodan Praljak yelled, ‘I am not a war criminal!’ and drank a dark liquid from a small bottle seconds

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Female guard faces trial for having sex with prisoner

A female corrections officer in Ohio, United States, Nakisha Newell, will face criminal charges for allegedly having sex with a male inmate as well as bringing illegal imports into the county jail, authorities said. Newell who had been on the

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