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Macron Presses Putin For Ukraine Progress Ahead Of G7

  French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday hosts Vladimir Putin for a rare bilateral visit by the Russian strongman to a major EU power, seeking to press the Kremlin to help end the conflict in Ukraine. The relationship between a youthful French leader who regards himself as a champion of European liberalism and Putin, in … Continue reading Macron Presses Putin For Ukraine Progress Ahead Of G7

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Zimbabwe Deploys Security Forces To Prevent Banned March

Troops and police were out in force in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo on Monday to prevent a planned opposition march, days after brutally dispersing a similar banned protest in Harare.

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Injured Osaka Maintains Top Spot

Naomi Osaka holds on to the top of the WTA rankings on Monday despite injury and elimination from the Cincinnati Masters.

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Bangladesh Ready To Repatriate 3,500 Rohingya Refugees To Myanmar

Some 3,500 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have been cleared to return home to Myanmar beginning this week, a top official said Monday, nearly two years after a military crackdown sparked their exodus.

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Three Killed In East DR Congo Protest After Militia Attack

Three people were killed in a town in eastern DR Congo on Monday when police opened fire at a protest over poor security, a local official told AFP.

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Germany Warns Of Possible Recession

The German economy could enter a recession in the third quarter, the Bundesbank warned Monday, as the debate on government measures to support the economy swelled in Berlin.

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UK To End EU’s Free Movement Immediately After Brexit

  Britain said Monday it will immediately end freedom of movement for people from the European Union after Brexit on October 31, in a policy shift under Prime Minister Boris Johnson. “Freedom of movement as it currently stands will end on October 31 when the UK leaves the EU,” a Downing Street spokeswoman said. She … Continue reading UK To End EU’s Free Movement Immediately After Brexit

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We Must Remain Accountable To The People We Serve – Boss Mustapha

  The Secretary-General of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has advised the Minister-Designates in President Muhammadu Buhari second term cabinet to remain accountable to the Nigerian citizens. Mustapha stressed the need for consistent harmonious work relationship once they are fully absorbed into the Federal Executive Council. READ ALSO: ‘Be Prepared To Live Laborious Days’, Buhari’s … Continue reading We Must Remain Accountable To The People We Serve – Boss Mustapha

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‘Be Prepared To Live Laborious Days’, Buhari’s Full Speech At Presidential Retreat For Ministers-Designate

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday asked the incoming members of his cabinet to brace up for the tasks ahead. The President made the demand in his opening speech at the Presidential Retreat for Ministers-Designate in Abuja. He also said his administration has performed well in the areas of security, economy, and the war … Continue reading ‘Be Prepared To Live Laborious Days’, Buhari’s Full Speech At Presidential Retreat For Ministers-Designate

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Presidential Retreat For Ministers-Designate In Pictures

    The Presidential Retreat for Ministers-Designate on Monday held in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. President Muhammadu Buhari declared the event open while the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, gave the welcome address. The event had in attendance the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, and the President of the … Continue reading Presidential Retreat For Ministers-Designate In Pictures

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