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At Least 34 Dead In Bangladesh Violence

At least 34 people have died in Bangladesh and scores have been injured, most of them in firebomb attacks, amid rising political unrest fuelled by a stand-off between Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the main opposition leader. Begum Khaleda Zia, …

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Libya’s Ansar confirms chief’s death

Mohammad al-Zahawi’s death is said to have resulted from wounds sustained in a battle in October Libyan Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia has confirmed that its leader Mohammad al-Zahawi has died. In a statement, the group said “we mourn the death …

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Just five Ebola cases left in Liberia – UN

BY AFP The United Nations said on Saturday Liberia was dealing with just five remaining cases of Ebola, in the clearest sign yet that the country is nearing the end of the outbreak. The worst outbreak of the virus in …

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First Ebola Centre For Pregnant Women Opens In Freetown

The first Ebola Centre for Pregnant Women has opened in Freetown, one of the three West African nations most affected by the disease a report said on Thursday. The medical humanitarian organisation, Medecins San Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) opened the …

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Housewife dumps day-old baby into toilet

font size decrease font size increase font Residents in Okpoko of Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State were, on Thursday, shocked when the news broke that a housewife in the community, names withheld, had dumped her newborn baby into …

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Mob kill men who acompany suicide bomber

Kano – A female suicide bomber blew herself up Sunday at a mobile phone market in northeast Nigeria, killing several people, witnesses said. The attack happened in the town of Azare in Bauchi state, which neighbours the three states worst …

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Education Minister inaugurates forum to tackle strikes

The Minister of Education, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau has formally inaugurated a forum for the Chairmen Governing Council of all Education agencies in Nigeria to tackle the challenge of incessant strike and other problems affecting the education sector.   Inaugurating the …

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