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President Buhari Greets Veterian Journalist John Kusa , At 70

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his congratulatory message to Veteran Journalist John Olufemi Kusa in a Press Statement released by the Presidents Femi Adesina Special Adviser to the President. The Press Release reads;

Beauty queen wife voices concerns for ‘El Chapo’ health

The young wife of accused Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman on Tuesday spoke publicly for the first time since her husband was extradited to the United States last year, voicing concern for his health in solitary confinement. Emma...

Jerusalem holy site stays shut in Christian protest

The church in Jerusalem built at the traditional site of Jesus's burial remained closed for a third day Tuesday as Christian leaders protested against Israeli tax measures and a controversial proposed law. Christian leaders closed the Church of the...

China snorts at pigs aping donkey burgers

The next time you bite into your favorite donkey burger beware it might actually be horse, pig or even mule meat. That is the warning from authorities in China after a media investigation revealed that some butchers in a...

Malaysian transgender conversion plan sparks alarm

A Malaysian state plans to run a conversion therapy course aimed at transgender women, officials said Saturday, sparking alarm among LGBT activists in the conservative Muslim-majority country. The course would run over several days next year after authorities had...

‘Tis the season to hide the chocolate from your dog

While Christmas may be a time of sweet indulgence for humans, for dogs it is a period of heightened risk of chocolate poisoning, experts warned on Thursday. With edible tree decorations, sweet-laden advent calendars and gift boxes aplenty, chocolate...

LGBT radio goes online in Tunisia despite threats

An online radio station catering for the LGBT community, believed to be the first of its kind in the Arab world, started broadcasting in Tunisia on Monday. The outlet set up by LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) rights group...

China halts chauvinist ‘female morality lessons’

Chinese authorities have shut down a "female morality class" that provoked anger by lecturing women to shut up, accept a second-rate role in society and focus on housework, state media reported Monday. In viral video that surfaced on China's...

Turkey capital bans German gay film festival

Turkish authorities have banned a festival of German-language gay films due to kick off in the capital Ankara Thursday on the grounds it could incite hatred and be at risk from a terror attack. The festival organizers, Pink Life...

Short-lived ‘Smiling Pope’ takes first step to sainthood

Pope Francis has recognized the "heroic virtues" of Pope John Paul I, one of the shortest-lived popes in history, in the first step towards sainthood, the Vatican said Thursday. Dubbed "the smiling pope", John Paul I served as pontiff...
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