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Lebanon abolishes law allowing rapists to marry victims

Lebanon on Wednesday abolished a law that allows rapists escape punishment if they marry their victims in a move applauded by women’s rights campaigners.

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Flying Eagles midfielder Nnamdi Ofoborh has said he is excited to have signed a new contract with Premier League club AFC Bournemouth till 2021.

Flying Eagles star Nnamdi Ofoborh excited with new Bournemouth deal till 2021

Flying Eagles midfielder Nnamdi Ofoborh has said he is excited to have signed a new contract with Premier League club AFC Bournemouth till 2021.

APGA faults court’s cancellation of Anambra South senatorial primaries

The All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), has reacted to the nullification of its primary election for Anambra South Senatorial District by an Abuja high court.

Babatunde Fashola: Federal government not responsible for electricity problems

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has asked Nigerians not to blame the federal government for poor electricity supply in their homes.

Stray bullet kills tanker driver in Lagos

Truckers and tanker drivers may down tools and stage a protest at the Mile 2 end of Oshodi-Apapa Expressway Friday after a stray bullet hit and killed a driver on Thursday.
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UN envoy urges international community to place Boko Haram on watch

Mr Francois Fall, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Central Africa and the head of the UN Regional Office for the region (UNOCA), has called on the international community to place the Boko Haram terrorist group on watchlist.