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Buhari warns against stifling opposition

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎17 hours ago‎
FORMER Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to halt his administration's alleged impunity in the interest of Nigeria's survival and the sustenance of the nation's democracy.

Palestinian shot by Israeli sniper - ‎7 minutes ago‎
Warning this video contains graphic footage which some may find distressing. Activists from the pro-Palestinian International Solidarity Movementn (ISM) have released a video they claim shows a Palestinian civilian shot and killed in a suburb of Gaza City ...

British PM David Cameron calls on Europe to impose 'hard-hitting sanctions' on ...

Times of India
8 minutes ago
Written by
Kounteya Sinha
LONDON: In what is the sternest statement since the Malaysia Airlines disaster, British Prime Minister David Cameron has called on Europe to impose "hard-hitting sanctions" on Russia which should include restrictions on Russian banks and airlines and ...

James Rodriguez is off to Real Madrid after a standout showing at the World Cup ... - ‎7 minutes ago‎
A World Cup summer usually throws up a different recruitment strategy for Real Madrid, whose preference to sign a Ballon D'Or winner every year hasn't been able to be maintained since Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been its only winners since ...

Fallen AIDS champions honoured

The Australian - ‎1 hour ago‎
HUNDREDS of people attended a candlelight vigil in Melbourne last night to remember delegates of the AIDS conference who were killed in the MH17 tragedy, as well as the 35 million who have lost their lives to the illness.

Nigeria Politics Is the Missing $20bn Being Used to Finance Impeachment of ...

Nigerian Bulletin - ‎4 hours ago‎
Sam Nda- Isaiah, who until recently resigned his position as the Publisher of #Leadership Newspapers, in an interview with #Vanguard expressed suspicions that the presidency could be using the missing $20bn to fund impeachments of 'erring' governors.

Atiku Lambast PDP: PDP is a failure

Osun Defender - ‎1 hour ago‎
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar Sunday said the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is trying very hard to create bad image for the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) as a means of covering up its (PDP) poor performance in government.

Man charged in Oklahoma with child abuse in Kenya

KFOX El Paso - ‎22 minutes ago‎
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- An Oklahoma man has been charged with sexually abusing boys and girls while volunteering at an organization in Kenya that assists neglected children.

Police fire rubber bullets at EFF crowd

Eyewitness News - ‎12 minutes ago‎
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expected to hold an understated birthday party for the toddler. 'Casablanca' piano to be sold at auction · Robert Downey Jr highest-earning actor · Actor James Garner dead at 86 · Prince George takes his first steps ...

Dissenting ICC judge in Uhuru, Ruto case Hans-Peter Kaul dies

The Star - ‎3 hours ago‎
Judge Kaul died on Monday from what ICC said was a serious illness. He had resigned from ICC on June 30 for “health reasons.” "We are deeply saddened to announce that former International Criminal Court (ICC) Judge Hans-Peter Kaul passed away on ...

Interdict, not eviction order, used at Lwandle - sheriff

News24 - ‎2 hours ago‎
Cape Town - An interdict, and not an eviction order, was used to remove people from Sanral-owned land in Lwandle, Cape Town, the Sheriff of the High Court for the region said on Tuesday.

Gunfire rings out near military base in Congo's capital -witnesses

euronews - ‎32 minutes ago‎
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Unidentified gunmen attacked a major military base in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa, on Tuesday but the government said the situation had been quickly brought under control.

11 Parents of Nigeria's Abducted Girls Die

NDTV - ‎5 hours ago‎
Lagos: About a dozen parents of the more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls will never see their daughters again. Since the mass abduction of the schoolgirls by Islamic extremists three months ago, at least 11 of their parents have died and their ...

Russia backs UN resolution demanding international access to MH17 crash site

South China Morning Post (subscription) - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Even as a reluctant Russia backed a UN Security Council resolution demanding international access to the crash site of MH17, military officials in Moscow came out swinging in defence, saying there was evidence suggesting that Ukrainian air defence forces ...

Suicide attacker kills four in Kabul

The Australian - ‎43 minutes ago‎
A TALIBAN suicide attacker riding a motorbike killed at least four foreigners in a compound in Kabul yesterday, police said, in the latest blast to rock the capital during an impasse over presidential election results.

Typhoon Matmo expected to make landfall around midnight Tuesday

Focus Taiwan News Channel - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Taipei, July 22 (CNA) Typhoon Matmo is expectd to make landfall on southeastern Taiwan at around midnight Tuesday, with winds gusting up to 183 kph and torrential rain, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said late Tuesday.

W. Africa Crude-Nigerian OSPs fall sharply, spot market steady

Reuters Africa - ‎19 hours ago‎
DAKAR, July 21(Reuters) - Differentials on Nigerian cargoes moved sideways on Monday as traders waited to see whether a sharp drop in the official selling prices would spark sales and reduce the supply overhang.

IPMAN, PENGASSAN, others mourn Lukman's passage

BusinessDay - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) and Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) say the late former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mr Rilwan Lukman, was a committed bureaucrat.

Phone Dealers, Standards Body Fight Fake Product Makers - ‎Jul 21, 2014‎
Lagos - THE Phone and Allied Products Dealers Association (PAPDA) has denied allegations its members were behind the sales of substandard phones in the country.

Axed Nokia X phones suffered from lack of identity

Southeast Missourian - ‎Jul 20, 2014‎
Nokia's Lumia 925 phone is shown at the flagship store of Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia in Helsinki, Finland. On Thursday, as part of an announcement to cut up to 18,000 jobs over the next year, Microsoft said it would discontinue its Nokia X ...

Your favourite gospel acts! See those who won at The Crystal Awards 2014 ...

ynaija - ‎18 hours ago‎
Everybody that matters in Nigeria's gospel circle was present at the Muson Centre in Lagos yesterday, as the 2014 edition of The Crystal Awards was staged.

I Already Started Christ Embassy Before I Married Her” Pastor Chris Oyakhilome ...

Osun Defender - ‎16 hours ago‎
Arguably, one of the most famous couple-pastors in Nigeria is Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and his wife, Rev. Anita Oyakhilome of Love World Assembly, aka Christ Embassy Church.

Bolt fit and ready for Commonwealth Games

Toronto Sun - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Usain Bolt Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrates after winning the men's 4x100 metres relay final at the 2013 IAAF World Championships at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on August 18, 2013.

Shamed Brazil hire Dunga again

Capital FM Kenya - ‎52 minutes ago‎
DUNGA-COACH RIO DE JANEIRO, July 22- The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) on Tuesday appointed Dunga as coach, replacing Luiz Felipe Scolari, whose contract was not renewed after the hosts' World Cup semi-final thrashing by Germany.

Louis van Gaal orders Manchester United training pitches to be replaced with ...

Belfast Telegraph - ‎2 hours ago‎
The new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has continued his demands for improvements to the training complex he inherited, by ordering the creation of two superior training pitches which will today be laid using the same turf as his players will ...

NOAA Global Report: Hottest June on Record - ‎57 minutes ago‎
June 2014 was the hottest June on record… that's according to the latest global report issued by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

North Sea Seals Use Offshore Wind Turbines as Feeding Stations

International Business Times UK - ‎1 hour ago‎
Seals in the North Sea have taken to using offshore wind turbines as feeding stations, scientists have discovered. The turbines are sought out deliberately by seals, which forage around the structures looking for potential prey.

9 Forgotten NASA Concepts For Space Stations That Never Flew

Gizmodo India - ‎2 hours ago‎
The ISS has been around for 16 years now, and we're used to the idea of having a permanently-manned station in orbit. But in the decades leading up to its creation, NASA floated dozens of other ideas for a station-some of them prescient, others seemingly ...

Radar to find Aboriginal burial site - ‎7 hours ago‎
Scientists said on Tuesday they hope that radar technology will help them find a century-old Aboriginal burial ground on an Australian island, bringing some closure to the local indigenous population.

Doctors Strike Continues...Three Weeks Now

Daily Times Nigeria - ‎2 hours ago‎
Government-owned hospitals, doctors enter their third week of strike Monday 21th July. Medical and commercial activities are paralysed in hospitals within and around government hospitals in the FCT.