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    Metro The boy abducted to guide blind beggars – BBC News

    Samuel Abdulraheem has no recollection of the day he was abducted, aged seven, from his family home in the northern Nigerian city of Kano. Although he came from a large family - his father had 17 children by four wives.... Read more via BBC News – Get More Nigeria...
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    World UK to scrap passenger landing cards – BBC News

    All landing cards for international passengers arriving in the UK will be scrapped from Monday. Landing cards are currently filled in by passengers arriving in the UK by air or sea from outside the European Economic Area.... Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World S Africa’s ANC wins with reduced majority – BBC News

    South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) has been returned to office after winning parliamentary election, but with a reduced majority. The ANC secured 58% of the vote, ahead of the … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Gunmen attack luxury hotel in Pakistan – BBC News

    Three gunmen have stormed a five-star hotel in the restive Pakistani province of Balochistan, killing at least one person, officials say. The attack targeted the Pearl Continental Hotel in the strategic port city of Gwadar, the centrepiece of a multi-billion-dollar Chinese project..... Read...
  5. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Rihanna makes history with new label – BBC News

    Singer Rihanna is to launch a fashion label with French luxury goods group Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH). The label is called Fenty, after the singer’s full name – Robyn … via BBC News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    World Uber shares fall on stock market debut – BBC News

    Uber entered a new era as a publicly listed firm on Friday, but shares fell in early trading to $42 (£32.20). Boss Dara Khosrowshahi was among those who rang the opening bell of the … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World ‘A lot of GPs have never seen it’ – BBC News

    A County Down woman who has had surgery following vulval cancer is appealing to women to check themselves and be aware of changes in their genital area. Jill Gordon was diagnosed by chance in 2018, after her cancer went undetected for seven years. Every … Read more via BBC News –...
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    World US raises tariffs on $200bn Chinese goods – BBC News

    The US has more than doubled tariffs on $200bn (£153.7bn) worth of Chinese products, in a sharp escalation of the countries' damaging trade war. Tariffs on affected Chinese goods have risen to 25% from 10%, and Beijing has vowed to retaliate.... Read more via BBC News –
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    World Harry and Meghan name son Archie – BBC News

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have named their newborn son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. Introducing him to the cameras earlier in the day, Meghan said: "He has the sweetest temperament, he’s really calm. He’s … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Royal baby: Duke and Duchess of Sussex share first glimpse of son - BBC NEWS

    the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have shared the first glimpse of their newborn son. Introducing the child, who was wrapped in a white shawl, Meghan said: "He has the sweetest temperament, he's really calm. He's been the dream read more
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    World Iran pulls out of ‘parts of nuclear deal’ – BBC News

    Iran has pulled out of key commitments under the 2015 international nuclear deal, a year after it was abandoned by the US. President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran would keep enriched uranium stocks in the country and not sell them abroad.... Read more via BBC News – Get...
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    World Explosion outside Sufi shrine in Lahore – BBC News

    At least three people have been killed in an explosion outside a major Sufi Muslim shrine in the Pakistani city of Lahore, officials said. Many are feared injured according to local news broadcaster Geo News, which said a police vehicle had been hit. According to initial reports, the … Read...
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    World Royal baby: Meghan gives birth to boy, Harry announces - BBC NEWS

    The Duchess of Sussex has given birth to a boy, the Duke of Sussex has announced. Prince Harry said they were both "absolutely thrilled" and thanked the public for their support during the pregnancy. The duke added they were still thinking about names. REad morE
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    World US sends aircraft carrier to Iran – BBC News

    The US has deployed an aircraft carrier and bomber planes to Iran. John Bolton, US national security advisor, said they were acting "in response to … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Wrongly convicted man faces new rape charge – BBC News

    A man whose rape conviction was quashed after he had served 30 years in jail has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman this year, reports say. George Perrot, 50, … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Indians shelter from cyclone’s onslaught – BBC News

    A powerful cyclone has slammed into India’s eastern coastline, bringing torrential rains and winds of up to 200 km/h (125mph). Cyclone Fani, one of the most severe storms to hit the region in recent … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World Ebola deaths pass 1,000 in DRC – BBC News

    The death toll from the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo has passed 1,000, the health ministry says. DRC’s Ebola outbreak began in August and … Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
  18. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Drake breaks Billboard Music Awards record – BBC News

    Image copyright Getty Images Drake has broken the record for the number of Billboard Music Awards received by an artist – after picking up another 12 at Wednesday’s event.. . Read more via BBC News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    General Health Obesity: Study of 2.8 million shows increased disease and death risks – BBC News

    A major new study highlights the scale of the obesity problem in the UK, with a significant risk of death and disease attached to weight gain. People with a body mass index (BMI) of 30-35 were at 70% higher risk of developing heart … Read more via BBC News – Health
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    Entertainment Male model dies after catwalk collapse – BBC News

    A 26-year-old male model has died after collapsing on the catwalk at São Paulo Fashion Week. Tales Soares was taking part in a show for the brand Ocksa when he fell. He was taken to a hospital but could not be revived.... Read more via BBC News – Get more Nigeria...