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Over 10,000 Sign #EndSARS Petition To Ban Top Public Officers, Policemen From US

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  As the #EndSars movement continues to gain momentum, a petition to the United States government to impose visa restrictions on all Nigerian public office...
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Port Harcourt ‘Serial Killer’, Gracious David-West To Die By Hanging

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   A High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has convicted and sentenced the serial killer, Gracious David-West to death by hanging. Mr David-West was...
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BREAKING: Lagos Govt Pardons Funke Akindele, Husband Over Breach Of COVID-19 Regulations

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The Lagos State Government has granted pardon to actress, Funke Akindele, and her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello, who had been convicted for an offence related to...
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Argentina Becomes First Country To Approve Genetically Modified Wheat

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  Argentina has become the first country to approve genetically modified wheat, the country’s national scientific commission announced Thursday. The commission said in a statement...
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Arsenal’s Saka Makes England Debut As Three Lions Wallop Wales

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  In-form Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored on his England debut as Gareth Southgate’s experimental side beat Wales 3-0 in Thursday’s friendly. Calvert-Lewin opened the...
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Rape, Murder Of Woman In Algeria Sparks Outrage

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    The rape and murder in Algeria of a 19-year-old woman sparked cries for action on gender-based violence in the North African country and...
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Taylor Swift Endorses Joe Biden For President

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  Pop superstar Taylor Swift on Wednesday threw her support behind Joe Biden for president, telling her 200 million-plus social media orbit that the veteran...
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Ailing Djokovic ‘Feeling Okay’ After Battling Into French Open Semi-Finals

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  Novak Djokovic said he was “feeling okay” after overcoming neck and shoulder troubles to defeat Pablo Carreno Busta on Wednesday and set up a...
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