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French Gangster Captured 3 Months After Helicopter Prison Break

French Gangster Captured 3 Months After Helicopter Prison Break

Three months after his spectacular helicopter escape from a French prison, police caught one of France’s most wanted men in a pre-dawn raid Wednesday, finding the gangster holed up in his hometown north of Paris.…

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Djokovic Targets More Grand Slams

Djokovic Targets More Grand Slams

Novak Djokovic has warned that he is “hungrier than ever to win more Grand Slams”. After a disappointing 2017 season that saw him fail to reach the semi-finals of the four majors, let alone win…

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Osun Governor-Elect, Oyetola Receives INEC’s Certificate Of Return

Osun Governor-Elect, Oyetola Receives INEC’s Certificate Of Return

Osun State governor-elect, Gboyega Oyetola, of the All Progressives’ Congress (APC) has received the certificate of return of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to confirm his victory in the recent gubernatorial election conducted in…

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Pope Welcomes Chinese Bishops To Vatican City

Pope Welcomes Chinese Bishops To Vatican City

Pope Francis on Wednesday offered a “warm welcome” to two Chinese Catholic bishops attending a synod for the first time following a landmark deal between China and the Vatican. “Today, for the first time, we…

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Why Sampras, Becker, Edberg Never Won French Open -Roger Federer

Why Sampras, Becker, Edberg Never Won French Open -Roger Federer

Why did Pete Sampras, Boris Becker or Stefan Edberg never win the French Open despite being some amazing tennis legends? The Swiss player Roger Federer, who won just one title at the tournament in 2009…

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Joshua Won’t Fight Fury Or Wilder On April 13 – Warren

Joshua Won’t Fight Fury Or Wilder On April 13 – Warren

Frank Warren says he doubts that Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder will be fighting Anthony Joshua on April 13 in his next fight at Wembley Stadium. Warren, who promotes Fury, thinks that Matchroom Boxing fighter…

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Melania Trump Tours Africa Spotting $2,000 Dress

Melania Trump Tours Africa Spotting $2,000 Dress

Melania Trump, the First Lady of the United States traveled to Ghana on Tuesday for her first major international solo trip. The president’s wife stepped off the plane in a red and white striped shirtdress…

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Ex-Malaysian PM’s Wife Nabbed Over Multi-Billion-Dollar Scandal

Ex-Malaysian PM’s Wife Nabbed Over Multi-Billion-Dollar Scandal

Rosmah Mansor, the wife of Malaysia’s former prime minister, was arrested Wednesday by the country’s anti-graft agency over a multi-billion-dollar scandal. “Rosmah has been arrested,” her lawyer, K. Kumaraendran, told AFP after she was questioned…

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APC Electoral Chief Makes U-Turn, Declares Sanwo-Olu Winner Of Lagos Primary

APC Electoral Chief Makes U-Turn, Declares Sanwo-Olu Winner Of Lagos Primary

The head of the APC electoral panel appointed to conduct the Lagos governorship primary has reversed his stance and declared Babajide Sanwo-Olu winner of the primary. Clement Ebiri, appointed by the National Working Committee of…

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France Accuses Iran Of Plotting Foiled Paris Bomb Attack

France Accuses Iran Of Plotting Foiled Paris Bomb Attack

France has blamed Iran’s ministry of intelligence of plotting a bomb attack on an exiled opposition group’s rally outside the capital, Paris, in June. A joint statement by France’s interior, economy and foreign ministers said…

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