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Eight Killed As Explosion Rocks Lagos Community

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Eight persons have been confirmed dead following a gas plant explosion that occurred in the Ipaja area of Lagos on Thursday....
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Governor Zulum Reveals Plan To Resettle More IDPs Despite Insurgent Attacks

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  Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, has revealed plans to resettle more Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) despite continued attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in the...
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Hundreds Evacuated As French Villages Dig Out From Flooding

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  Rescue workers evacuated hundreds of people Monday from villages hammered by flash flooding in southeast France over the weekend, with the death toll expected...
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Wildfires Destroy Dozens Of Homes In New Zealand

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  Wildfires have destroyed up to 50 homes in New Zealand, authorities announced Monday, saying it was a miracle no one was hurt as “a...
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France, Italy Step Up Rescue Efforts After Floods

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  French and Italian rescue services stepped up their search efforts on Sunday after floods cut off several villages in the mountainous border regions, causing...
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Monitoring Service Does Not Violate Surveillance Ban – Twitter

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  Twitter said Tuesday a service that monitors tweets for police, alerting them to brewing social justice protests and more, does not break the platform’s...
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Angry Crowd Attack Jigawa Governor’s Aide, Others

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  An angry mob on Tuesday attacked an aide to Jigawa State Governor, Badaru Abubakar, and other officials. Channels Television learned that the victims were...
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Trump Rebuffed Over Comments He Might Not Honour Vote

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  Top Republicans and Democrats pushed back hard Thursday against President Donald Trump’s suggestion he might not accept defeat in the November election, with some...
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