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Facebook begins fact-checking news for users in India

Facebook says the fact-checking program is aimed at fighting “the spread of false news,” and the company has partnered with independent journalism initiative BOOM, which is certified by the International Fact-Checking Network.

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Gbenga Ogunbote drops big hint about his Rangers future

Rangers Int’l FC head coach, Gbenga Ogunbote, has been discussing his future and the 2016 Aiteo Cup winner has hinted he is open to bigger opportunities away from the Enugu based side.
Coach of Guinea U17 national team Mohammed Camara has expressed delight after guiding his nation past Nigeria to qualify for the final of the 2019 CAF Africa U17 cup of nations winning 10-9 on penalties 1

U17 AFCON: Guinea coach thrilled with historic feat over Nigeria

Coach of Guinea U17 national team Mohammed Camara has expressed delight after guiding his nation past Nigeria to qualify for the final of the 2019 CAF Africa U17 cup of nations winning 10-9 on penalties after both sides were deadlocked on goalless at regulation time.
Daniel Sturridge reacts during Liverpool's preseason friendly with Chester. Lynne Cameron-Getty Images

Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge offered to ‘several’ A-League clubs

Current Liverpool player c has emerged as a surprise marquee candidate for the A-League with Brisbane Roar shaping as his most likely destination.

Saudi Arabia to build refinery in Nigeria

Minister of Energy Industry and Mineral Resources of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Khalid Al Falih, dropped the hint during a meeting with Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu in Riyadh.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

Atiku Abubakar: INEC refusing to produce polling documents

The Atiku-Obi presidential election petition legal team has decried the refusal of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to produce polling documents from the February the 23rd, 2019 presidential elections even after the Court of Appeal granted an order directing the commission to allow them access.