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    World Ivory Coast tests first person in Africa for coronavirus – CNN

    Health authorities in Ivory Coast are investigating a suspected case of Wuhan coronavirus in a female student who arrived from China, officials have said. The student, whom authorities have not named, is the first person to be tested.... Read more via CNN – Get more...
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    Sports Kobe Bryant on leadership, failure, critics and more – CNN

    Over the years Bryant inspired countless people, and not just athletes. His influence stretched far beyond sports, touching art, culture, business and his family. And over the years he shared his own thoughts and wisdom on a wide range of subjects.... read more via CNN –...
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    World Jeff Bezos’ girlfriend reportedly sent her brother text messages that were leaked to the National Enquirer – CNN

    The texts sent from Sanchez’s phone to her brother Michael Sanchez in 2018 include a flirtatious message from Bezos and a shirtless photo of him, the Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The text messages are part of evidence gathered by federal prosecutors in Manhattan as...
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    World Australia To Kill Up To 10,000 Camels As They "Drink Too Much Water"Amid Wildfires - CBS

    midst the devastating wildfires spreading across Australia, up to 10,000 camels will be shot and killed following complaints that they are drinking too much water. The cull will begin Wednesday and last approximately five days. Aboriginal officials in the remote, sparsely-populated northwest...
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    World Barbara Hillary, the first black woman to make it to both the North and South poles, dies – CNN

    Barbara Hillary, the first black woman to reach the North and South poles, died on Saturday. She was 88. Her death was announced on her website and Twitter account.... Read more via CNN – Get more World News
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Twitter will soon delete your account if you don’t use it enough – CNN

    The company on Tuesday warned users who haven’t logged in for at least six months that their accounts could soon be gone. “We’re working to clean up inactive accounts to present more accurate, credible information people can trust across Twitter,” a spokesperson told CNN Business..... Read...
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    World Reusing needles so common in Pakistan that the latest HIV outbreak was a crisis waiting to happen – CNN

    Patients in Pakistan like to receive injections. They believe that without an injection the treatment, even for minor ailments, is incomplete. Doctors in Pakistan like to give injections to satisfy patients.... Read more via CNN – Get more World News
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    Metro Anger in Nigeria as South Africa xenophobic attacks spark looting – CNN

    (CNN) Anti-foreigner attacks in Johannesburg has triggered violence and widespread looting of South African-owned brands in Nigeria. Protesters set fire to many entrances leading into a busy mall housing South African retail store Shoprite and looted groceries and toiletries from the...
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    World Biden says he would prefer a person of color or a woman as his vice president – CNN

    Former Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that when picking a running mate, he would prefer someone who was "of color and/or a different gender.".... Read more via CNN – Get more World News
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    World American gold medalist kneels during national anthem at the Pan Am Games – CNN

    "We must call for change," he tweeted afterward along with a photo. "This week I am honored to represent Team USA at the Pan Am Games, taking home Gold and Bronze. My pride however has been cut short by the multiple shortcomings of the country I hold so dear … Read more via CNN –...
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    World Boy Scouts refer 120 allegations of sex abuse to law enforcement – CNN

    The Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday said it has referred about 120 allegations of abuse by scout leaders to law enforcement for further investigation, saying it … Read more via “sexual health” – Google News – Get more World News
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    Metro Employees in Lagos are stressed, burned out and exhausted because of ‘hellish traffic’ – CNN

    Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) — Lagos traffic is so snarled and gridlocked that a recent trip from the airport to Ajah, on Lagos Island — a journey shorter than 50 kilometers — took me eight hours. That was two hours longer than my flight from Istanbul to … Read more via “nigeria” – Google News –...
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    Sports Stéphanie Frappart will be first female ref to take charge of a major UEFA men's final - CNN

    Stephanie Frappart will become the first woman to referee a major UEFA men's showpiece event when she takes charge of the UEFA Super Cup final between Liverpool and Chelsea later this month. The French official is no stranger to the big stage, having refereed the FIFA Women's World Cupfinal in...
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    Metro Nigeria: Suspected Boko Haram attack leaves at least 65 people dead, officials say – CNN

    At least 65 people are dead following a suspected attack by Boko Haram on a funeral gathering in northeastern Nigeria, according to local officials. The attack occurred Saturday during a burial in the Nganzai district, near the Borno state capital, Maiduguri, local government chairman Muhammed...
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    World High schoolers charged in attack on lesbian couple – CNN

    Melania Geymonat and her partner were traveling home after an evening out together May 30 when the incident occurred. On Thursday, detectives charged the four — ages 15 to 17 — with an aggravated hate crime under the Public Order Act, London’s Metropolitan Police said in a statement. The …...
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    World Trump says Kim responded to his invitation – CNN

    US President Donald Trump told reporters at his G20 press conference that he was hopeful of meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un during his forthcoming trip to the DMZ -- the demilitarized zone that separates the two Koreas..... Read more via CNN – Get more World News
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    World BirthStrike: The people refusing to have kids, because of climate change – CNN

    For 33-year-old British musician Blythe Pepino the latter is a reality. Her fears about climate change are so strong she has decided not to have biological children. “I really want a kid,” she told CNN. “I love my partner and I want a family with him but I don’t … Read more via CNN –...
  18. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Raptors beat Warriors to win Canada’s first NBA title – CNN

    Photos: In photos: Raptors dethrone Warriors for first NBA title Kawhi Leonard celebrates after the Toronto Raptors won the NBA title with a 114-110 Game 6 victory over Golden State on Thursday, June 14..... read more via CNN – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    World Sudan opposition rejects calls for talks as crisis worsens following deadly crackdown – CNN

    Protest leaders in Sudan have rejected calls for talks with the military as the death toll from a brutal armed crackdown on peaceful protestors Monday topped 100. Medani Abbas Medani, leader of the Declaration of Freedom and Change Forces... Read more via CNN – Get...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment The legacy of feudal Japan’s African samurai – CNN

    Oda had never seen an African before. And like the locals in Japan’s then-capital of Kyoto, he was awed by Yasuke’s height, build and skin tone, according to Thomas Lockley, the author of "African Samurai: The True Story of Yasuke, a Legendary Black Warrior in Feudal Japan." "When Yasuke got...