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Emmanuel Macron announces cabinet reshuffle in bid to regain momentum

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced a successor to the post as part of a wider government reshuffle, two weeks after the resignation of French interior minister Gerard Collomb.

French interior minister to quit in further blow to President Macron

France’s Interior Minister Gerard Collomb announced Tuesday that he would stand down after next year’s European Parliament elections, in yet another blow to President Emmanuel Macron.

French rail strike resumes as government warns it won’t back down

French rail workers launched their latest two-day strike on Sunday over plans to overhaul the heavily indebted train operator SNCF, the biggest test yet to President Emmanuel Macron's drive to reform the country's economy.

French parliament passes law to abandon oil, gas production by 2040

The French lower house of parliament has approved a law that provides for the gradual abandonment of the exploration and production of oil, gas and coal by 2040, the French Ecology Ministry said in a communique.

France to close several nuclear reactors – minister

French Environment Minister Nicolas Hulot reiterated on Wednesday that France would need to close several nuclear reactors.

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Akwa Ibom APC’s Nsima Ekere tasks CAN on conduct of politicians

The All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate for Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Nsima Ekere, has appealed to churches to advise politicians to justify their reasons for seeking political office so that such opportunity would not be wasted.
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Gianluigi Buffon: Kylian Mbappe can be one of the best ever

Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has been so impressed by Kylian Mbappe that he believes his young team-mate can become one of the greatest players ever.
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Lagos government reiterates commitment to food security

Lagos State Government has declared its commitment to food security in the state by ensuring optimum utilization of its natural endowment in the agricultural sector.
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Taiwan investigates train crash that killed 18, injured 187

Taiwan's president pushed for a swift investigation on Monday after an express train derailed on a coastal tourist route, killing 18 people as it sent sleeping passengers flying.

Over 200,000 supporters abandon Atiku Abubakar, defect to APC

Over 200,000 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members and supporters of former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar have defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).