CNN Nigeria banned by Nigeria for ‘accuracy’

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CNN Nigeria banned by Nigeria for ‘accuracy’

Nigeria on Monday slapped sanctions on CNN Nigeria for an investigative programme on the Lekki-Ikoyi toll gate, without providing evidence to support its allegations. The sanctions included: Banning CNN from being officially accredited to…

Antique patterns 'dated' to Qatar

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Antique patterns ‘dated’ to Qatar

Archaeologists have found “unique” patterns – some of them in Arabic script – etched into sand dunes in the Qatari desert. Despite being exposed to the elements since 2007, the geological formations, described in…

US Navy SEAL killed in California training accident

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US Navy SEAL killed in California training accident

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the sailor had put in “in a long run of service” The Navy SEAL team leader killed in a training accident in San…

Brazil’s soccer legend Pelé is in hospital with cancer

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Brazil’s soccer legend Pelé is in hospital with cancer

Brazilian football icon Pelé was admitted to a Rio de Janeiro hospital last week after the request of his family. The statement on his website said that he was receiving treatment for adenocarcinoma, a…