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CAS lifts life bans of 28 Russians accused of doping

The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Thursday lifted life bans on 28 of the 43 Russians accused of doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, meaning some could still compete at this month’s Pyeongchang Games.

Russian athletes appeal IOC’s Olympic bans

Twenty-two Russian athletes banned for life by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for doping offences at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics are appealing their ban.

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Afghan civilians are for the first time being killed in greater numbers by US and pro-government forces than by the Taliban and other insurgent groups, a UN report released Wednesday revealed.

US bigger killer of Afghan civilians than Taliban

Afghan civilians are for the first time being killed in greater numbers by US and pro-government forces than by the Taliban and other insurgent groups, a UN report released Wednesday revealed.
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to ring changes ahead of Manchester City clash

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned his Manchester United stars that there must be a major reaction against title-chasing City tonight.
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Senator Barau, Buba Galadima differ over Senate leadership

The endorsement of Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan, by the leadership of the APC to become the next senate president is a popular decision taken by all major stakeholders of the party, Sen. Barau Jibrin has said.
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AfDB attracts $38.7 billion investment to Africa

Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, the President of Africa Development Bank (AfDB), has revealed that the African Investment Forum facilitated by the bank in 2018 succeeded in mobilizing $38.7 billion of investments for Africa.
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Minister: Poor revenue hinders budget implementation

The federal government has decried Nigeria’s weak revenue generation profile which it said was hindering ability to operate the national budget.