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What President Buhari Told Netherlands Prime Minister

What President Buhari Told Netherlands Prime Minister

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with the Prime Minister of Netherlands, Mark Rutte, at The Hague, in the course of his official visit to the country. The two leaders discussed issues related to the fight against insurgency in the North-East, climate change, particularly the shrinkage of Lake Chad, economic cooperation, the fight against corruption,

France become World Cup 2018 champions after defeating Croatia 4-2

“It is over!” The referee announces as France coasts home to victory, lifting the 2018 FIFA World Cup trophy with a 4-2 win over the hitherto unassailable Croatia. Goals from Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe, as well as a controversial VAR-awarded penalty, helped France beat Croatia 4-2 in an incredible World Cup final in Moscow

France Vs. Croatia: A Historic World Cup Final

The attention of the world turns to Moscow and the spectacular Luzhniki Stadium on Lenin Hills, an architectural jewel dedicated to the leader of the Bolshevik revolution and symbol of Soviet sport. It is there that France and Croatia will contest an unprecedented final in the history of the World Cup. The attacking talents and nerve

Germany ‘totally controlled by Russia’ – Trump

Germany is “totally controlled by Russia” due to its North Stream gas pipeline deal with Moscow, U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday ahead of a NATO summit in Brussels, calling the deal “inappropriate.” “I think it’s very sad when Germany makes a massive oil and gas deal with Russia when you’re supposed to be guarding

2016 coup attempt: Turkey issues detention orders for 346 people

Turkish prosecutors on Friday issued detention orders for 346 people, including active duty soldiers, over alleged links to an Islamic cleric accused of orchestrating the failed 2016 coup attempt, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. The country’s armed forces have been hit hard by near daily purges since the failed putsch. According to the report,

Bad officiating denied Eagles’ victory – Drogba

Recall that the South Americans maintained the lone goal lead to the end of first half. On resumption of the second half, the Eagles however came out smoking to earn a penalty in the 51st minute that was effectively converted by Victor Moses. Eagles had every opportunity to maintain the draw to the end but

Celebrations, Tears As Saudi Arabia Overturns Ban On Women Driving

Saudi women celebrated taking the wheel for the first time in decades Sunday as the kingdom overturned the world’s only ban on female motorists, a historic reform expected to usher in a new era of social mobility. The much-trumpeted move is part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s plan to modernise the conservative petrostate —