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BREAKING: Mali’s interim President, Prime Minister resign..

Mali’s interim President Bah Ndaw and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane tendered resignation. Agence France-Presse reported this on Wednesday, citing military and diplomatic sources. Late on Monday, a source told Sputnik that Malian military arrested the interim president and the prime minister and transported them to an army base near the capital of Bamako. Mali’s interim

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Jury finds ex-police officer Derek Chauvin guilty of killing George Floyd…

Former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin, has been convicted on all three charges bordering on the murder of George Floyd. Chauvin had kneeled on Floyd, an African-American man, leading to his death during an encounter on May 25, 2020, an incident that sparked worldwide protests against racism. A jury on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 found

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US Government advise citizens to leave Chad immediately as Chad orders closure of borders, imposes curfew..

Earlier today, the Chadian military had announced the son of the deceased Chadian leader, Deby, General Mahamat Kaka as the new interim head of state. The army spokesman said the country’s President, Idriss Deby, died from gunshot wounds by rebels. Furthermore, the army dissolved its Government pending when another election is conducted The military council

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68-Year-Old President of Chad, Deby Wins Sixth Term, Extends 30-Year Rule…

Chad’s long-ruling President Idriss Deby Itno was re-elected to a sixth term with 79.32 percent of the votes cast in April 11’s election, according to provisional results from the electoral commission on Monday. Former prime minister Albert Pahimi Padacke came in second with just 10.32 percent in the presidential vote, while turnout was 64.81 percent,

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US Senate confirms Nigerian-American as deputy secretary of Treasury!!

THE United States Senate has confirmed the nomination of a Nigerian-American Wally Adeyemo as deputy secretary of Treasury. Adeyemo, who was nominated by President Joe Biden in December 2020, was confirmed on Thursday after a unanimous vote. The 39-year-old has struck a hardline tone on China, vowing to fight what he called Beijing’s ‘unfair economic

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The show will go on – Susanna Reid speaks on co-host Piers Morgan’s departure from the GMB show!!

Susanna Reid has addressed co-host, Piers Morgan’s departure from the Good Morning Britain Show.  Recall it was reported that Piers left the ITV show on Tuesday March 9, following 41,000 Ofcom complaints about his comments that he ‘didn’t believe’ Meghan Markle was suicidal. Returning to the show today March 10 alongside Ranvir Singh, Reid addressed her co-star’s departure.

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Royal Family reacts to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s claims during interview with Oprah Winfrey!!

The British Royal family has reacted to the explosive interview given by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during their interview with Oprah Winfrey. During the interview which aired on March 7, the couple made allegations of racism within the palace and a lack of support from the royal family over mental health issues and media

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UGANDA: Bobi Wine withdraws election petition case!!

Ugandan opposition leader Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as Bobi Wine, said on Monday he was withdrawing his case over election fraud from the country’s highest court, the media reported. The singer-turned-politician ran against longtime incumbent President Yoweri Museveni in the January election. The country’s electoral commission declared Museveni won a sixth term with over 58

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Twitter confirms Trump’s ban is forever, even if he runs 2024 Presidential election!!

Former US President Donald Trump’s Twitter ban will remain forever, even if he runs for president again in 2024, a top company official said on Wednesday February 10. During an interview on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” Twitter’s chief financial officer, Ned Segal, was asked if the platform would restore Trump’s account if he ran again and

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Biden threatens to sanction Nigeria over anti Gay law!!

President Joe Biden has issued a presidential memorandum aimed at expanding protection of the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer and intersex (LGBTQI) people worldwide, including potentially through the use of financial sanctions. Nigeria’s anti-gay laws have been increasingly criticised by global rights groups, which have categorised the country as overtly homophobic. President

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Bobiwine challenges Uganda Election results in Court!!

Lawyers for Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine filed a challenge in the Supreme Court on Monday against President Yoweri Museveni’s victory in last month’s election, claiming the poll was rigged. “We want nullification of the election. We do not want (Museveni) participating in any future election,” said Medard Sseggona, one of Wine’s lawyers, at the

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