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NFL players defy orders over national anthem protest

National Football League (NFL) players on Sunday knelt down, while some were sitting during the national anthem as they continued their protest to register grievances against the perceived white supremacy in the U.S.

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United Nations meeting adopts migration pact despite withdrawals

A United Nations conference adopted a migration pact in front of leaders and representatives from around 150 countries in Morocco on Monday, despite a string of withdrawals driven by anti-immigrant populism.
Oliver Stolpe

UN: World loses $2.3 trillion to corruption annually

Oliver Stolpe, Country Representative, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), has said that the world loses $2.3 trillion to corruption annually.
President Buhari participates at the African Youth Congress against Corruption Summit in Abuja on 9th Dec 2018-6

2019: Group backs Muhammadu Buhari for rejecting electoral bill

Political group Progressive Yoruba Youth Congress (PYYC) has backed President Muhammadu Buhari for refusing to assent to a piece of legislation from the National Assembly.
Lindiwe Sisulu

South Africa protests to Rwanda over social media ‘insult’

South Africa has summoned the Rwandan envoy in Pretoria over apparently offensive remarks directed at South African International Relations minister, Lindiwe Sisulu.

ASUU alleges intimidation of members in University of Lagos

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday alleged intimation of its members in the University of Lagos by the institution’s Pro Chancellor, Dr Wale Babalakin.