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Donald Trump is using an iPhone now

Donald Trump seems to have finally traded in his old and unsecured Android phone — for a new iPhone. Twitter users noticed that some of Trump's tweets appeared to be sent from an iPhone over the last few weeks, but it wasn't clear whether they were written by his own hand …

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Ivory Coast's former first lady Simone Gbagbo acquitted

A court in Ivory Coast has acquitted the country's former first lady, Simone Gbagbo, of crimes against humanity.

The majority of the judges dismissed the prosecution's argument that Simone Gbagbo, 67, headed a crisis cell and tried to buy weapons.

She is already serving Ivory Coast has refused to extradite …

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DR Congo protests turn violent after power-sharing talks collapse

Bishops who had mediated between the government and the opposition called off the talks because, they said, politicians had failed to agree on issues such as the choice of a transitional prime minister.

Demonstrators angry at the collapse of talks with the government later gathered outside the house of , the …

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Kasai unrest: UN experts found dead in DR Congo

Two UN experts who were missing in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been found dead, officials say.

The bodies of US citizen Michael Sharp and Swedish national Zaida Catalan were discovered in the central Kasai region, a government spokesman said.

Earlier, Mr Mende said that two bodies "of Caucasian …

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India Promises ‘Impartial’ Inquiry Into Attacks On Nigerians

India's Foreign Minister, Sushma Swaraj, has promised an "impartial" inquiry into attacks on Nigerian students living in Noida, near Delhi, the country's capital territory.

The attacks were prompted by the death of a local teenager due to a drug overdose.

Five Nigerian students were attacked on Monday by crowds, while …

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Zamfara State Governor Yari Diverts N500m Paris Club Refund To Repay His Loan

Governor Abdul'aziz Abubakar Yari of Zamfara State and Chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum diverted N500 million from the recent Paris Club refund to pay off his loan, an Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) source revealed to SaharaReporters on Tuesday.

According to the source, Mr. Yari withdrew N500m from …

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BREAKING: Ex-NNPC Boss, Yakubu Withdraws N1bn Suit Against EFCC, AGF

A former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, on Tuesday terminated his fundamental human rights enforcement suit, in which he sought N1bn as compensation for his alleged unlawful detention by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

Yakubu had filed the suit before Justice Ahmed …

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Federal Government Admits Shekau Is Alive

The Federal Government has finally admitted that the leader of the Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau, is not dead but alive and hiding somewhere in the Sambisa forest.

Addressing journalists after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, the Minister Of Defence, Mr Mansur Dan-Ali, explained that it has been difficult …

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