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Buhari Attends Paris Peace Forum With 3 Governors

November 9, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja Friday for Paris, France to participate in the first edition of the Paris Peace Forum, November 11-13, 2018.

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Ex-South African president De Klerk hospitalised for lung ailment

October 27, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Former South African president and Nobel Peace Prize winner FW de Klerk has been hospitalised for a lung condition but is recovering and is expected to be discharged next week, his foundation said on Saturday.

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Saudi Crown Prince phones Khashoggi’s eldest son to express his condolences

October 22, 2018

Saudi King Salman and his son Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have called Jamal Khashoggi’s eldest son to express their condolences over the journalist’s death.

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Trump Says He Finds Saudi Arabia’s ‘Fist Fight’ Excuse for Khashoggi Death Credible

October 20, 2018

President Donald Trump said Friday night he finds the Saudi Arabian government’s claim that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in a “fist fight” credible. When asked by

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Congolese Mukwege, Iraq’s Murad win 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

October 5, 2018

OSLO (Reuters) – Denis Mukwege, a gynecologist treating victims of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Nadia Murad, a Yazidi human rights activist and survivor of sexual slavery by Islamic State in Iraq, won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday.

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Buhari Welcomes OIC’s Support in Fight Against Insurgency

September 28, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the pledge by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to help Nigeria tackle the Boko Haram insurgency through sound education among others.

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Military winning war against Boko Haram- DHQ

September 19, 2018

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has again reassured Nigerians that the military is winning the fight against Boko Haram terrorism and will not rest on its oars until terrorism is wiped out of the country.

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Theresa May calls for immediate release of journalists jailed for seven years

September 3, 2018

Theresa May has called for the immediate release of two Reuters journalists jailed for carrying police documents, saying the verdict undermines press freedom. Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were jailed for seven years after being found guilty of breaking state secrets laws while investigating the massacre of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. Mrs […]

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Boko Haram No Longer Controls Any Part of Nigeria – Buhari

September 2, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Boko Haram insurgents no longer control any part of the country.

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UAE Ambassador Tasks Nigerian Women On Family Values

August 28, 2018

As the United Arab Emirate (UAE) celebrates the second Emirati Women’s Day, Fahad Obaid Mohammed Altaffag, its Ambassador to Nigeria, has tasked women on dedication and preservation of family values. Altaffag said on Tuesday in Abuja that women across the world possess the capacity to maintain good family values and the nation at large. The […]

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