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US court holds former President Trump in contempt

US court holds former President Trump in contempt

A US court has ruled to hold former President of the United States, Donald Trump in civil contempt after he refused to turn over documents related to the New York attorney general’s investigation into him…

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UK to send asylum seekers to Rwanda

UK to send asylum seekers to Rwanda

Britain will send migrants and asylum-seekers who cross the Channel thousands of miles away to Rwanda under a controversial deal announced Thursday as the government tries to clamp down on record numbers of people making…

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Ukrainian president accuses Russian troops of massive rape

Ukrainian president accuses Russian troops of massive rape

Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky has accused Russian troops of carrying out ‘hundreds of rap£s’ including s£xual assaults on small children. Putin’s soldiers have been linked to a string of horrific atrocities across Ukraine, including the…

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World Bank says Russian invasion to shrink Ukraine economy by 45% in 2022

World Bank says Russian invasion to shrink Ukraine economy by 45% in 2022

The Russian invasion of Ukraine is expected to shrink the Ukrainian economy by 45% in 2022. This was disclosed by the World Bank via a statement issued on Sunday and seen by Nairametrics. According to…

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UK High Commission suspends work, study, family visa applications

UK High Commission suspends work, study, family visa applications

The United Kingdom (UK) has temporarily suspended applications for work, study, and family visas in Nigeria. This development was made known in a statement on Tuesday March 15, by the United Kingdom Embassy in Nigeria.…

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Buhari approves $8.5m to evacuate stranded Nigerians in Ukraine

Buhari approves $8.5m to evacuate stranded Nigerians in Ukraine

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of $8.5 million to evacuate at least 5,000 Nigerians who are stranded as a result of the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine. The Minister of State, Foreign…

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Putin sets conditions to end war with Ukraine

Putin sets conditions to end war with Ukraine

Russian President, Vladimir Putin has laid out his conditions for stopping the ongoing war with Ukraine. Russian forces have shelled Ukraine’s second city and Western nations are preparing even more sanctions. A peace talk was…

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Nigeria set for sanction as Russia set to lose $2b in war with Ukraine

Nigeria set for sanction as Russia set to lose $2b in war with Ukraine

Trade between Nigeria and Russia valued at over $2 billion is at risk as the war between Russia and Ukraine intensifies. Nigeria also stands the risk of suffering from significant food shortages and uptick food…

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Google set to block Russian state owned media from Youtube

Google set to block Russian state owned media from Youtube

American multinational technology company, Google, has announced sanctions on Russian state-owned media, as the war on Ukraine rages on. This was disclosed in a statement by Google Europe on Tuesday. This comes as sanctions on Russian state-owned…

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Biden threatens Putin with personal sanctions if Russian invades Ukraine

Biden threatens Putin with personal sanctions if Russian invades Ukraine

United States President Joe Biden has said he will consider personal sanctions against his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin if Russia invades Ukraine, as western leaders step up military preparations and make plans to shield Europe…