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A Nigerian, Alabi Lateef was also a survivor of the massacre at Linwood Masjid, the second mosque attacked by white terrorist Brenton Tarrant.

Nigerian, Ethiopian survivors recount horrific New Zealand mosques attack

As the bullets tore into worshippers during Friday prayers at Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, taxi driver AbdulKadir Ababora from Ethiopia threw himself to the floor and wedged himself under a bookshelf used to hold Korans, praying he would see his wife and kids again.
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Manchester United send support to fan stabbed in Paris

Manchester United sent the club’s support to a fan stabbed by a taxi driver in Paris in the wake of the English giants remarkable Champions League victory over Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday.
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Canadian citizen, four others in court over Nairobi hotel attack

Five suspects, including a Canadian citizen, appeared in a Kenyan court on Friday in connection with an Islamist attack on a Nairobi hotel complex that left 21 dead.
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Ex-Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner starts 50-day sentence

Ex-Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner has started his 50-day sentence for assaulting a taxi driver and posted a picture of his electronic ankle tag.
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Nicklas Bendtner handed 50 days in jail over taxi driver assault

Denmark striker Nicklas Bendtner was sentenced to 50 days in prison after being convicted of assaulting a taxi driver on Friday.
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Knocks, kudos for Ayodele Fayose’s tenure in Ekiti

Some indigenes of Ekiti on Wednesday assessed the tenure of the immediate past governor of the state, Ayo Fayose, with knocks and kudos.
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Five-year-old among three still missing in deadly Majorca floods

Hundreds of rescue workers searched desperately Thursday for a five-year-old boy and two Germans still missing on Spain's holiday island of Majorca after flash floods tore through streets and swept away cars, killing 10 people.

Police parade informant on raid of Edwin Clark’s residence

The Nigeria Police Wednesday paraded the alleged informant, one Ismail Yakubu, a native of Waru village in Apo district, for giving false information to the police, leading to the search of the Abuja residence of Chief Edwin Clerk.
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Report: Man who crashed into Zimbabwean VP’s motorcade ‘may face assassination attempt charge’

A 30-year-old unlicenced taxi driver who allegedly crashed into Vice President Constantino Chiwenga’s motorcade over the weekend is reportedly likely going to face a serious charge of attempted assassination.

Neymar to make World Cup bow as Germany launch campaign

Neymar makes his World Cup bow on Sunday as five-time winners Brazil kick off their quest for redemption while defending champions Germany launch their bid for back-to-back titles.

Kolapo Olusola: Kayode Fayemi, Rotimi Akeredolu responsible for Ekiti bloodshed

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate in Ekiti State and the incumbent deputy governor of the state, Kolapo Olusola, has revealed those behind the bloodshed at the All Progressives Congress, APC, secretariat.

Police recover 15 Illegal firearms in Ondo

The Ondo State Police Command in Ondo State on Wednesday said it had received more than 15 guns of different categories from the public in the state.

Train crushes man to death in Abuja

A grieving father, Francis Idoko, a staff of the National Universities Commission (NUC), on Saturday relived his last moments with his son, Paul, who was killed by a train around Arab area in Kubwa, Abuja on Friday morning.

Autopsy carried out on taxi driver pushed to death by policeman over N200

An autopsy has been carried out on the body of late David Okoniba, the taxi driver, who was allegedly killed by a moving truck after being pushed by policemen in Benin, the Edo State capital, for refusing to part with N200.

Widow of Edo driver pushed to death by policemen suffers memory loss

Ruth, the pregnant wife of the taxi driver, David Okoniba, that was crushed to death by a truck after allegedly being pushed by a policeman for failing to give a bribe of N200 on Tuesday in Benin, has reportedly lost her memory.

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Fire razes residence, stores in Kano

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