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Nnamdi Kanu Leaves Kuje Prison

Nnamdi Kanu

    After about two years in custody, the leader of the group, Indigenous People if Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu breathed the air of freedom Friday. His lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor who informed The Nation about the development, said his client ...

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Murray, Nadal Reach Barcelona Semi-Finals

Andy Murray

  Andy Murray saved match point in gaining revenge on Spain’s Albert Ramos-Vinolas and nine-time champion Rafael Nadal cruised into the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open on Friday. Ramos-Vinolas beat the world number one on Murray’s return from an elbow ...

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Anthony Joshua Faces Klitschko Test

Anthony Joshua

  Former Olympic champion, Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua who burst onto the scene at London 2012,  will tomorrow take centre stage in perhaps the biggest fight the UK has ever seen, against legendary Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko. Joshua, 27, will hope to ...

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Presidency: Why Buhari Is Not Seen In Public

President Muhammadu Buhari

    There is no cause for alarm over President Muhammadu Buhari’s health and recovery, the Presidency said yesterday. According to TheNation, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, gave the assurance in a reaction to speculations ...

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Global Press Freedom At 13-Year Low- Survey

Freedom House

    Global press freedom has hit a 13-year low, threatened by US President Donald Trump’s media bashing and restrictions pursued by both democratic and authoritarian governments, a watchdog said Friday. A survey by Freedom House, a US-based human rights ...

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