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APC Senator Abe accuses Amaechi as responsible for strife in APC

  The Senator representing Rivers South-East senatorial district, Magnus Abe has accused the minister of transport, Rotimi Amaechi of causing strife in the All Progressives Congress(APC) in River state. In a statement through his spokesman, Saroh Parry Benson, Abe disclosed that he will never leave the APC for any other party and

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Another World war looming? Rage, protests, condemnation follow Trump historic Jerusalem announcement

  President Trump has been warned peace in the Middle East could be under threat if the US becomes the first country to identify Jerusalem as Israel's capital The Muslim world has reacted with fury Wednesday night after Donald Trump declared Jerusalem as the capital of Israel despite an international outcry. Palestinian President

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US warns Kenya’s opposition against Odinga ‘inauguration’

The Associated Press   The United States is urging Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga to call off an "inauguration ceremony" next week meant to protest President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election. A U.S. Embassy statement calls the Dec. 12 ceremony "extra-constitutional" and urges the opposition to work within Kenya's laws to pursue electoral and other

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PDP Convention: Makarfi, Okowa,Ishaku visit IBB

  Ahead of the election convention slated for Saturday,National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ahmed Markarfi and the Chairman of the PDP National Elective Convention Committee, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday visited former military President Ibrahim Babangida at his Minna residence. The duo came along with Taraba state

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World leaders warn Trump against moving US embassy to Jerusalem

  International leaders have warned United States President Donald Trump that he risked outraging Muslims and jeopardising Middle East peace efforts if he recognised Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and moved the US embassy there. Yesterday, Mr Trump informed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of his "intention to move" the US embassy to

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