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Father of four commit suicide in Ondo over debt

A father of four and an executive member of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) in Ondo state identified as Ayokunle has reportedly committed suicide over a debt owed a cooperative society.

Presidency blasts Uche Secondus for petitioning UN over rights violations

The Presidency on Monday took a swipe at the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, for writing a petition to the United Nations Secretary General accusing President Muhammadu Buhari of human rights violation.

OPCW enters Syria’s Douma to probe gas attack allegation

Chemical weapons inspectors have entered the Syrian town of Douma to probe an alleged poison gas attack, according to the state-run SANA news agency.

War criminal Slobodan Praljak dies after taking poison in court

War criminal Slobodan Praljak has died after drinking what he claimed to be poison during a court appearance, according to Croatian state TV.

War crimes convict Slobodan Praljak ‘drinks poison’ in court

The United Nations war crimes tribunal in The Hague has suspended an appeal case of a Bosnian Croat defendant after he apparently drank poison upon hearing his 20-year sentence was upheld.

Kim Jong-Nam murder trial visits lab to view tainted clothes

The trial of two women accused of murdering the North Korean leader's half-brother moved Monday to a high-security Malaysian laboratory to view clothing worn by the defendants and contaminated by a nerve agent.

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