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Groups to sensitise Nigerians on Trump’s travel ban Saturday

The Nigerian Lawyers Association and the Organisation for the Advancement of Nigerians, two influential Nigerian community associations in the U.S, will on Saturday hold two information sessions on the U.S. travel ban.   The information session would be held via

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Trump attacks FBI on leakers of Russia reports: ‘FIND NOW’

U.S. President Donald Trump criticized the FBI on Friday for failing to stop leaks of national security information to the media and directed the agency to find those who pass on classified information. Trump’s comments come amid media reports saying

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Trump says he will bring down the price of wall on Mexico’s border

President Donald Trump pushed back early on Saturday on assertions that the wall he wants built on the U.S. border with Mexico would cost more than anticipated and said he would reduce the price. Trump made his comments in two

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U.S. Appeals Court rules against travel ban, Trump kicks

The U.S.  Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday refused to reinstate President Donald Trump’s Executive Order, which temporarily banned citizens from seven countries into the U.S. The three-member panel, in its unanimous ruling, upheld a Feb. 3 decision by a U.S.

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Iran leader rebuffs Trump’s warning on missiles

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday dismissed the U.S. decision to put Iran “on notice” over its missile tests and called President Donald Trump the “real face” of American corruption. In his first speech since Trump’s inauguration, Iran’s supreme leader called

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Pence defends Trump’s criticism of Judge who blocked travel ban

Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday defended President Trump’s personal attack on the federal judge who blocked his travel ban on seven predominately Muslim countries, saying that the president’s remarks did not risk undermining the bedrock principle of the separation

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Travellers rush to board U.S. flights while Trump ban blocked

Travellers from seven mainly Muslim countries affected by the initial immigration order by President Donald Trump have started rushing to board U.S. flights, Reuters report Sunday. This is sequel to a U.S. Appeal Court judgment which halted the execution of

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Trump vows to restore travel ban suspended by federal judge

US President Donald Trump has vowed to overturn a legal ruling which suspended his ban on travellers from seven mainly Muslim countries. He described federal judge James Robart as a “so-called” justice whose “ridiculous” opinion “essentially takes law-enforcement away from”

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Erdogan upset with Merkel’s use of term “Islamist terror”

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan got upset Thursday when German Chancellor Angela Merkel used the term “Islamist terror” as part of a list of threats against which she is battling. “The expression Islamist terrorism seriously hurts us Muslims,” he said

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MPs will debate whether US President Trump should be granted UK state visit, as petition nears 1.7m signatures

MPs will debate whether US President Trump should be granted UK state visit, as a petition against the idea nears 1.7 million signatures. The debate will take place on 20 February. On the same day, MPs will also debate a

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