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Facebook founder Zuckerberg’s social media accounts restored after alleged hack

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts have been resecured, a spokesman from the social media platform said on Monday, responding to questions about weekend media reports that the founder’s sites had been hacked. Zuckerberg’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts were compromised over the weekend, according to a report …

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Al Shabaab gunmen Kill Rising female journolalist in Mogadishu

Gunmen suspected of belonging to Somalia’s Islamist al Shabaab group shot and killed a rising female journalist working for state-run radio today Sunday, June 5, near Mogadishu’s Banadir junction.  24-year-old Sagal Salad Osman worked for state-owned station, Radio Mogadishu as newscaster for children’s programme. Assailants armed with hand guns shot …

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Korean Plane Catches Fire At Tokyo International Airport.

Korean Air plane caught fire before takeoff in Tokyo on Friday, Kyodo News reported. It was said that the fire occurred on the aircraft’s left wing, but the about 320 passengers on board were evacuated without injuries before takeoff at Haneda Airport. The fire was promptly extinguished on site, according …

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Biya’s Car Breaks Down At Cameroon National Day Parade

The Celebratory parade to mark Cameroon’s 44th National Day quickly turned into an embarrassing situation for President Paul Biya on Friday when his official car broke down. Following a rendition of the national anthem, 83-year-old Biya, who was said to have made a grand entrance onto the ceremonial ground guarded …

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President Buhari Commiserates With Egypt Over Crash

President Muhammd Buhari has commiserated with President of Egypt and and people of Egypt over the Thursday’s EgyptAir crash which claimed many lives. In a statement by his Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu Condole President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi on the loss of 66 lives in the …

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Egypt Air Flight MS804 From Paris To Cairo ‘Disappears From Radar’

An EgyptAir flight from Paris to Cairo has disappeared from radar, the Egyptian airline says. It says there are 59 passengers and 10 crew members on board Flight MS804. The aircraft was flying at 37,000ft (11,300m) when it went missing over the eastern Mediterranean. An official said the plane lost …

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Dozens killed in Baghdad car bombings

At least 93 people have been killed in three car bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, police and medics say. The deadliest struck a market in the mainly Shia Muslim area of Sadr City during the morning rush hour, killing 64 people and wounding 87 others. In the afternoon, …

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Ted Cruz Drops Out Of The Republican Presidential Race

Ted Cruz, the insurgent Texan whose presidential campaign was fueled by disdain for Washington, dropped out of the 2016 race Tuesday night, removing the last major hurdle in Donald Trump’s quest to become the Republican nominee for president. Cruz’s decision came after losing overwhelmingly to Trump in the Indiana primary, …

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Ecuador Earthquake: Death Toll Rises To 233

At least 233 people have been confirmed dead after Ecuador was hit by its most powerful earthquake in decades. Some 10,000 troops and 3,500 police are being deployed in the affected areas, as rescue operations got under way. The magnitude-7.8 quake struck early on Saturday evening and was felt as …

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105 Die During Hindu New Year Party In India

A temple in the southern Indian state of Kerala was gutted by fire on Sunday, killing no fewer than 105 people. At least, 500 others were injured in the inferno, which broke out from a fireworks display, marking Hindu new year celebration. The explosion at the Puttingal temple killed at …

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