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Aston Villa’s hopes of signing Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham take a knock

        Aston Villa’s chances of signing England international striker Tammy Abraham have reportedly been dampened, according to Birmingham Live. The Championship club, who defeated Hull City 3-1 in their opening fixture of the new 2018-19 campaign, have been linked with bringing in the highly rated Chelsea forward on a season-long loan deal. […]

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This smartphone brand has overtaken Apple to become the second most-popular handset in the world

      This smartphone brand has overtaken Apple to become the second most-popular handset in the world It’s the first time in seven years that Samsung and Apple have not held the top two spots What smartphone have you got? For a long time, the obvious answer would have been either an iPhone or […]

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Manchester United ready to hire Zinedine Zidane to replace Jose Mourinho

  Will Zidane replace Mourinho? (Picture: AFP/Getty Images) Manchester United chiefs have made Zinedine Zidane their top managerial target, should Jose Mourinho leave the club, reports claim. The French footballing legend left Real Madrid at the end of last season having guided the La Liga giants to three consecutive Champions League titles. Mourinho, meanwhile, is […]

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Saraki, Dogara condemn eight lawmakers’plot to impeach Ortom

                                There was a mild drama in Benue State on Monday as eight lawmakers in the state House of Assembly led by the impeached speaker, Terkibir Ikyange, commenced the process to impeach Governor Samuel Ortom. They accused the governor of […]

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U.S. spy agencies: North Korea is working on new missiles

  U.S. spy agencies are seeing signs that North Korea is constructing new missiles at a factory that produced the country’s first intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, according to officials familiar with the intelligence. Newly obtained evidence, including satellite photos taken in recent weeks, indicates that work is underway on at […]

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It’s Time for the United States and Europe to Face the Politics of Cultural Displacement

                          In the wake of the disastrous G-7 meeting in Quebec, tension-filled NATO summit in Brussels, and widely condemned lovefest between the Russian and U.S. presidents in Helsinki, all in the past few weeks, the popular narrative has focused on the United States […]

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Zimbabwe counts votes after first post-Mugabe election

  Counting began in Zimbabwe on Monday ,July 30, in the first election since the removal of former president Robert Mugabe, a watershed vote that could pull a pariah state back into the international fold and spark an economic revival. The election is a two-horse race between 75-year-old President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a long-time Mugabe ally, […]

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Monster wildfire in California rages on after killing five people

                Some 3,400 firefighters on the ground and in helicopters and airplanes are battling the raging fire after it destroyed hundreds of structures and sent thousands of frantic residents racing from their homes. Two young children and their 70-year-old great-grandmother died in the wildfire that swept into the […]

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Nigeria passports now to have 10 years validity

  The Federal Government led by Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of validity of Nigeria’s international passport to 10 years from five years currently. Also with the approval, the Federal Government can now enter bilateral agreement with other countries for 10 years visa. Muhammed Babandede, Comptroller-General Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), said on Thursday that […]