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Nigeria summons US ambassador over Trump racist remarks

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Monday, summoned the U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Stuart Symington, to clarify issues regarding the alleged racist ...

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African Union blasts Trump for remark on ‘shithole countries’

The African Union (AU) on Friday blasted President Donald Trump for his profane comments about African countries and other nations, and recalled the U.S.’ history ...

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Brexit could cost UK nearly 500,000 jobs – Study

Brexit could cost the UK nearly 500,000 jobs in a worst-case scenario, according to a study published Thursday which was commissioned by the mayor of ...

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WikiLeaks: Ecuador grants ID card to Julian Assange

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was granted an Ecuadorian identity card which is required for receiving the country’s citizenship, according to reports of the country’s media. The information ...

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Bill Gates to pay Nigeria’s debt

Nigeria has authorised Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to start the repayment of $76 million  polio eradication loan to Japan. The Minister of Finance, Mrs ...

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Netanyahu’s son under fire after ‘strip club’ tape

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s son has been caught on tape seemingly drunk outside a strip club talking about a key natural gas deal, leading ...

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Mega donor steps up campaign to impeach Trump

Billionaire investor and Democratic backer Tom Steyer has stepped up his campaign to impeach Republican US President Donald Trump, and says he will inject $30 ...

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South Africa’s parliament to review rules on removing president

South Africa’s parliament said on Sunday it would review its rules relating to removing the country’s president, after the constitutional court said on December 29 ...

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25 migrants drown in fresh push to Italy from Libya

At least 25 migrants are feared to have drowned in a shipwreck off Libya after a dinghy, possibly carrying some 150 migrants, ran into trouble, ...

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North Korea hits own city with missile

North Korea accidentally hit one of its own cities with a missile last spring, according to a news report. The Diplomat reported Wednesday that an intermediate-range ...

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