A huge moment for Clinton and Trump at first of three debates

A roller coaster of a campaign 18 months in the making arrives Monday at a huge moment for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump: a 90-minute debate, with much of the nation expected to tune in amid great uncertainty about what they’ll see. Virtually tied in recent national polls, both …

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Trump, Clinton meet separately with Netanyahu in New York

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu behind closed doors here on Sunday.

Among the topics discussed, according to the campaign, were the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal brokered by the Obama administration - which Trump regularly condemns on the campaign …

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Trump’s reference to Bill Clinton affair underscores his own playboy past

Donald Trump’s threat to seat Gennifer Flowers, who had an extramarital affair with Bill Clinton, in the front row at Monday night’s presidential debate focuses new attention to Trump’s own history of infidelity and could further weaken his support among female voters. Trump’s suggestion, delivered Saturday …

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US Election Forecast from FiveThirtyEight

🇺🇸US Election 🔮Forecast from FiveThirtyEight

📊Chance of winning election:

🐴Clinton(D): 57.8%

🐘Trump(R): 42.2%

Electoral 📊College Forecast (270 to win):

🐴Clinton(D): 283.5

🐘Trump(R): 254.3

🗳Popular Vote Forecast:

🐴Clinton(D): 46.7%

🐘Trump(R): 44.8%

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EFCC recovers over 1bn naira in S-South

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commissions, EFCC, said it has recovered over 1 billion naira within seven months in the South-South States.

The commission disclosed this in Port Harcourt, weekend, during a protest by the Coalition of Civil Rights Organisations, Concern Youths and the Ijaw Nation Worldwide on the probe …

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Greenland militant group gives fresh notice to oil multinationals, army

Greenland Justice Mandate, NDGJM, the only militant group in the Niger Delta that blatantly refused to honor the 60-day ceasefire between militants and Federal Government, which the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, frustratingly broke, last Friday, served a fresh notice, yesterday, (Monday) on the Nigerian Army and oil multinationals to watch …

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“I am hale, hearty, and alive”, Dangote debunks death rumours

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has debunked rumours making the rounds that he has passed on.

The report reported that the industrialist died after a short illness in Germany.

The billionaire reacted to the rumours in a tweet on Sunday afternoon.

“I am hale, hearty and alive. Please disregard …

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Jonathan disagrees with Buhari over railway achievement

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday disagreed with President Muhammadu Buhari over claims by him (Buhari) that he inherited “no light, bad roads and no railway.”

Buhari, while briefing Nigerians in the United States last week, had said he met nothing on the ground after he took over as the …

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MEND slams N-Delta leaders, Avengers for shunning summit, restarting bombing

THE Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND,‎ came hard on the Pan-Delta Coastal States Consultative Forum, led by former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Clark, for rejecting the Niger Delta Summit proposed by the Federal Government.

"MEND also condemns in very strong terms the unstable, destructive …

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More soldiers killed, wounded by Boko Haram in Maiduguri encounter

Barely 24 hours afer the Nigerian Army announced the death of 4 soldiers and 22 terrorists in a clash in Borno, anothèr officer and 3 soldiers have been killed and 16 soldiers wounded after a fierce fight in Maiduguri.

A statement from Army headquarters detailing the confrontations said, "Today, troops …

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