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Gaza conflict rages as Israeli PM says air strikes will continue

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Mohammed Salem, REUTERS/Avi Roccah. In picture above: Picture shows a tower building housing AP, Al Jazeera offices as it collapses after Israeli missile strikes in Gaza city, May 15. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem Israel pounded Gaza with air strikes into the early hours of Sunday, destroying a tower block that housed news media organisations, while Read More…

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Bob Marley’s first 40 years of leaving us

Reading Time: 5 minutes Image Credits: Denis O’Regan/Getty Images. In picture above: Bob Marley in 1979, before the Reggae Sunsplash concert in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Photograph: Denis O’Regan/Getty Images One day I shall always remember is May 11, 1981. Nigeria was in turmoil. There were protests across the country while some cities were deserted. Factories were closed as were Read More…

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Ethiopia revokes press credentials of New York Times reporter

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Hakon Mosvold Larsen/Scanpix/REUTERS. Ethiopia has revoked the press credentials of a foreign journalist working for the New York Times, according to the newspaper and an Ethiopian official. The Times said in an article on Thursday that Simon Marks, an Irish national who reports for it and other publications, had his credentials revoked by Read More…

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DPP cancels bail possibility for alleged sex offender Baba Ijesha

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: GUARDIAN NIGERIA. The Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP), Lagos State Ministry of Justice, has stalled any possibility of releasing Olanrewaju James, popularly known as, “Baba Ijesha” on bail. According to it, this is based on criminal charges he had to answer to. The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, made Read More…