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Nigerian Man Becomes First Black To Be Elected As Senator In Italy

Toni Iwobi, a Nigerian IT entrepreneur who has spent 38 years in Italy, has been elected as the first black senator in the European country. An Italian man of Nigerian origin, who is the chief immigration spokesman for the far-right League party, was elected as the country’s first black senator. Tony Iwobi, whose party has

BREAKING: Italy international footballer Davide Astori found dead

Italy international defender Davide Astori died in his hotel room during the night of Saturday to Sunday, his club Fiorentina said on Sunday. “Fiorentina are profoundly shocked to have to announce the death of captain Davide Astori after a sudden illness,” the Serie A club said on Twitter. The 31-year-old, who leaves behind a two-year-old

Tope Agbeyo Bags Award As He Joins Mahama, Other Leaders At Commonwealth Africa Summit In London

Renowned entrepreneur and committed philanthropist, Dr. Babatope Agbeyo, Chairman, Cornfield Group, has been invited by the organizers of the Commonwealth Africa Summit to speak on the topic: ‘Africa for Africans; A New Era of Africa Philanthropic Giving and Its Impact on the Continent.’ Agbeyo will deliver a keynote address during the opening ceremony alongside renowned global leaders like

Saudi Crown Prince to make first official trip to Egypt

Saudi Arabia’s Mohammed bin Salman is to visit Egypt in his first public foreign trip since becoming crown prince in 2017, an Egyptian official and Cairo airport sources said on Friday. The visit, in the coming days, comes before he travels to London on March 7 and the U.S., Riyadh’s closest Western ally, on March

Spy Papers Reveal 1981 Attempt To Kill Queen Elizabeth II

A mentally disturbed teenager tried to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II during a 1981 visit to New Zealand and police covered up the botched attempt, according to official documents released Thursday. Christopher Lewis fired a single shot towards the Queen’s car as she toured the South Island city of Dunedin, the documents from New Zealand’s Security