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Ethiopia pardons 2,345 jailed for roles in 2015-2016 unrest

Authorities in Ethiopia’s restive Oromiya province have pardoned more than 2,345 prisoners jailed for involvement in unrest that gripped the country in 2015-2016, officials said on Friday.

61 people die in violence in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region

Officials said 61 people have been killed in clashes between different ethnic groups in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region.

50 killed, 50,000 displaced in week of clashes in eastern Ethiopia

Clashes along the border of Ethiopia’s Oromiya and Somali regions have displaced around 50,000 people, a senior regional official said on Sunday, in violence that has prompted the government to send the military in.

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Falcons hopeful for first win after 0-1 loss to South Africa

The Super Falcons on Sunday failed to win their first match in the ongoing Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Ghana as the defending champion lost by 1-0 to South Africa in their first match.
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Zlatko Dalic: Football is ‘coming home very soon’ for England

Croatia boss Zlatko Dalic gave his backing to England after their UEFA Nations League defeat on Sunday, saying "it's coming home very soon".

22 migrants missing off Morocco after boat capsizes

Twenty-two migrants have gone missing in the waters off Morocco’s Atlantic coast after their boat capsized, state news agency MAP reported Sunday.

NiMet predicts partly cloudy, sunny, hazy weather on Monday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted partly cloudy, sunny and hazy weather conditions over most parts of the country with chances of scattered thunderstorms over the southern part on Monday.
Muhammadu Indimi

Muhammadu Indimi pledges to intervene in Unilorin’s infrastructure needs

The Executive Chairman, Oriental Energy Resources Ltd, Alhaji Muhammadu Indimi, has pledged the readiness of his company to partner with the University of Ilorin towards “a robust synergy” that would be of mutual benefit to his outfit and the university.