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Ukraine negotiator charged over plot to kill President Poroshenko

Ukraine on Friday charged a prisoner swap negotiator with plotting to assassinate President Petro Poroshenko and other top officials leading the four-year campaign against Russian-backed eastern insurgents.

Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea

Ukraine denied on Monday that it had ever supplied defence technology to North Korea, responding to an article in the New York Times that said North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from Ukrainian factory Yuzhmash.

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European Affairs Minister Nathalie Loiseau

Minister: France won’t take any lessons from Italy on immigration

France’s minister for European affairs said international law obliged Italy to let the stranded migrant rescue vessel Lifeline dock in an Italian port and that Rome was in no position to tell Paris how to behave.
Libya's Coast Guard

948 migrants rescued off Libya coast

Libya’s coastguard has rescued nearly 1,000 migrants who were on boats in distress in the Mediterranean on their way to Europe, the navy said on Monday.

Sikiru Tae-Lawal: Ekiti people tired of APC, PDP misrule

Sikiru Tae-Lawal, Labour Party (LP) governorship candidate for the July 14 election in Ekiti State, says the people are tired of alleged misgovernment that brought about the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Associated Press report details witness accounts of migrants and refugees from Africa left to die in the Sahara Desert

Algeria abandons 13,000 refugees in the Sahara

Algeria has abandoned more than 13,000 people in the Sahara Desert over the past 14 months, including pregnant women and children, expelling them without food or water and forcing them to walk, sometimes at gunpoint, under a blistering sun. Some never make it out alive.

Vice President Osinbajo to address Oyo youths Tuesday

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will on Tuesday, June 26, address youths in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, in a town hall meeting that will be held at Theophilus Ogunlesi Hall of the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan.