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UK POLITICS: Manchester Arena Suicide Bomber Brings Tragic Twist to June 8 Election

UK POLITICS: Manchester Arena Suicide Bomber Brings Tragic Twist to June 8 Election 0

The Manchester attack will nonetheless change the agenda. Tragedy makes electoral politics seem trivial, but can still bring political consequences.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigeria Needs More Of This Anti-Corruption Joke

NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigeria Needs More Of This Anti-Corruption Joke 0

The anti-corruption war may not be perfect yet but it had done tremendously well to cleanse the Augean stable and stench of dirt that preceded it.

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WALES POLITICS: New Poll: Labour 44, Tories 34

WALES POLITICS: New Poll: Labour 44, Tories 34 0

The YouGov survey released on Monday showed a massive 16-point shift towards the Welsh Labour, putting it ahead of Tories 44 percent to 34 percent.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Exam Malpractice and JAMB’s Futile Attempt to Tarnish Igbo Image

NIGERIA POLITICS: Exam Malpractice and JAMB’s Futile Attempt to Tarnish Igbo Image 0

Ndigbo will not succumb to this blackmail and attempt to deny our sons and daughters opportunities of higher education in order to make space for the largely illiterate north to take their spaces in the universities.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: We Will Resist Any Attack on Chief Femi Fani-Kayode or Any Yoruba Leader – IGBIMO ODO YORUBA

NIGERIA POLITICS: We Will Resist Any Attack on Chief Femi Fani-Kayode or Any Yoruba Leader – IGBIMO ODO YORUBA 0

The Igbimo Odo Yoruba have watched with utmost dismay, the growing threat and assault to free speech, by some elements, from a section of the northern region of Nigeria.

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UGANDA POLITICS: Nalufenya Detention Facility: What You Need to Know Now

UGANDA POLITICS: Nalufenya Detention Facility: What You Need to Know Now 0

The visit by members of parliament to Nalufenya detention facility provided detail on how and where Kamwenge town council mayor Geoffrey Byamukama was arrested and tortured.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: You Cannot Intimidate Femi Fani-Kayode, Southern & Middle Belt Youths Reply North

NIGERIA POLITICS: You Cannot Intimidate Femi Fani-Kayode, Southern & Middle Belt Youths Reply North 0

“We wonder where these Arewa Youths have been all this while that their cousins the Fulani herdsmen terrorists have been killing citizens with impunity in Benue.”

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NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Unit 180 Cyber Warfare Cell Worries West

NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Unit 180 Cyber Warfare Cell Worries West 0

North Korea is one of the most closed countries in the world and any details of its clandestine operations are difficult to obtain.

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ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Emmerson Mnangagwa Close to Succeeding Mugabe

ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Emmerson Mnangagwa Close to Succeeding Mugabe 0

“Inevitably, this self-serving proselytising leads to destination (Emmerson) Mnangagwa,” Biti said in his contribution.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Igbo Person in APC Needs to Have His or Her Head Examined: Femi Fani-Kayode

NIGERIA POLITICS: Igbo Person in APC Needs to Have His or Her Head Examined: Femi Fani-Kayode 0

Chief Femi Fani-Kayode ex Minister of Aviation, has said any Igbo person in the APC needs to have his or her head examined.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Babangida, Melaye, Saraki And The Audacity Of The Corrupt

NIGERIA POLITICS: Babangida, Melaye, Saraki And The Audacity Of The Corrupt 0

It behoves the present government and its anti corruption agencies to see the huge presence of corrupt politicians at Babangida’s daughter’s wedding.

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CRIMEA POLITICS: A Long Way of Crimean Tatars to Repatriation

CRIMEA POLITICS: A Long Way of Crimean Tatars to Repatriation 0

On May 18, Crimean Tatar people commemorate victims of deportation. This day is truly holy for all Crimean Tatar people. Read more.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Ifeanyi Ubah and Government Cremation of Igbo Interests

NIGERIA POLITICS: Ifeanyi Ubah and Government Cremation of Igbo Interests 0

It is obvious that there is a deliberate attempt to cripple Ifeanyi Ubah, decimate his businesses and cremate the general interests of Ndigbo.

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UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Key Election Pledges

UK POLITICS: Manifesto: Labour Party Key Election Pledges 0

Labour Party launched its election manifesto to renationalise mail, rail and water services, increase tax. Here’s key summary of Labour Party pledges.

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CRIMEA POLITICS: Deportation of Crimean Tatars in XXI Century

CRIMEA POLITICS: Deportation of Crimean Tatars in XXI Century 0

The process of repatriation of the indigenous people of Crimea began from 1990s only, following the collapse of the Soviet Union, after Ukraine in which Crimea exists as autonomy became independent. However, even more than twenty years later not half of Crimean Tatars succeeded to return home.

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PALESTINE POLITICS: 69 Years of Despair For Palestinians in Lebanon

PALESTINE POLITICS: 69 Years of Despair For Palestinians in Lebanon 0

Palestinians on Monday marked 69 years since thousands of them were forced from their homes during the 1948 war that led to the creation of Israel.

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VENEZUELA POLITICS: Daily Protests and Counter-Protests

VENEZUELA POLITICS: Daily Protests and Counter-Protests 0

Venezuela’s neighbouring governments, in spite of their considerable internal discontent, have explicitly taken up the cause of the Venezuelan opposition.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigeria: A Nation Of Moral Disorder

NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigeria: A Nation Of Moral Disorder 0

As one who loves Nigeria, the steepening decay of morals in Nigeria that obstructs our forming a decent and civilized society keeps me awake at night.

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USA POLITICS: New Leaks Besiege Trump After Comey Sacked

USA POLITICS: New Leaks Besiege Trump After Comey Sacked 0

Trump’s firing of Comey have stirred opposition from the former FBI director’s loyalists, who are pushing back on the administration’s claims in the press.

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UK POLITICS: Did Someone Leak Labour’s Manifesto to Expose Corbyn or Protect His Radical Ideas?

UK POLITICS: Did Someone Leak Labour’s Manifesto to Expose Corbyn or Protect His Radical Ideas? 0

There are many rumours circulating as to who leaked Labour manifesto and why, but it seems there are two key possible motivations for making it public now.

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