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Sacked South Africa finance minister warns of ANC meltdown

South Africa’s former finance minister Pravin Gordhan, who was dramatically fired by President Jacob Zuma, has warned that the ruling ANC party could lose power in the next election. Gordhan — widely seen as a bulwark against government corruption in

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U.S. says failure to act on North Korea could be catastrophic

U.S Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned on Friday that failure to curb North Korea’s nuclear and missile development could lead to ‘catastrophic consequences,’ while China and Russia cautioned Washington against threatening military force. Washington has recently lavished praise on

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China to share ICT experiences with Nigeria

The People’s Government of Guandong Province in China on Friday expressed the Chinese government’s readiness to share her socio-economic development experiences with Nigeria.   Mr Luo Jun, the Deputy Director-General of the Foreign Affairs Office of the Guandong Province, disclosed

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Israel planning 15,000 more settlement homes in Jerusalem

Israel intends to build 15,000 new settlement homes in East Jerusalem, the Housing Ministry said on Friday despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s request to “hold back” on settlements as part of a possible new push for Israeli-Palestinian peace. A formal

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100 Days In Office: “I miss my old life” – Donald Trump

Reflecting on his 100 days in Office, US President Donald Trump says the job is more difficult that he thought. “I loved my previous life, I loved my previous life. I had so many things going,” Trump said in an

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Ogun govt shuts down hospital over death of 24-year old

The Ogun State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Babatunde Ipaye, has ordered the immediate closure of Glorious Ona Ara Clinic and Maternity over the death of a 24-year-old twin, Kehinde Sikiru. The hospital was accused of illegally performing a surgery on

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Magician mistakenly stabs self to death in front of spectators

A psychic trying to demonstrate that nothing could harm him ended up committing suicide in the presence of his spectators. Theprit Palee, 25, had been performing a Thai traditional dance in front of spectators in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand during

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Finally IPOB leader, Kanu meets bail condition

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has fulfilled the conditions for his release. Prince Kanu, his brother, confirmed to TheCable on Friday, that the conditions for the release of the IPOB leader had been met. “Yes,

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How ex-gov Jang embezzled N7bn says gov Lalong

The Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, has exposed how his predecessor, Da. Jonah David Jang, allegedly used workers’ strike to siphon over N7 billion state fund to a private account according to a report on theplatformnews. Governor Lalong made

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Corruption: Richard Lai, ex-FIFA official pleads guilty

A Former FIFA official, Richard Lai from Guam has pleaded guilty to charges of corruption in a New York court, the U.S. attorney’s office said. Lai, a former member of the audit and compliance committee at the world football governing

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