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Top Ten Oldest Universities Around the World

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The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Germany Wants Christian Migrants, Not Muslims

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​Germany's ruling party wants tougher immigration laws that give priority to Christian migrants instead of Muslims. The party also wants to ban full-face and partial-face veils, end dual citizenship, require that all immigrants learn German…

P Diddy says Barack Obama 'short-changed' the black community

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​P Diddy isn’t necessarily known for his political commentary, but that hasn’t stopped him offering up his thoughts on Barack Obama’s seven years as president. Appearing on Reverend Al Sharpton’s MSNBC talk show, the mogul shared what…

P Diddy says Barack Obama 'short-changed' the black community

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​P Diddy isn’t necessarily known for his political commentary, but that hasn’t stopped him offering up his thoughts on Barack Obama’s seven years as president. Appearing on Reverend Al Sharpton’s MSNBC talk show, the mogul shared what…

Man hangs himself after writing suicide note to Buhari

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​A 50-year-old man identified as Chief Ekanem Edet from Mbiabong Itam in Itu local government area of Akwa Ibom state, committed suicide today, September 1, by hanging himself to the roof of his room. But just before his death, Edet left…

How Sheriff’ arrogance provoked Boko Haram

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​– Borno state attorney general Barrister Kaka Shehu Lawan says the arrogance and desperation for power of Ali Modu sheriff may have nurtured the insurgency through his actions while in office – The AG asked why Modu Sheriff tendered an…

Kerry Meets Buhari In Aso Rock, Urged Him To Release Nnamdi Kanu And Let Biafrans Go

​ The US secretary of state John Kerry visited Nigeria amid heavy economic and political crisis, his visit proves problematic for Buhari in Aso Rock who is faced with numerous problems in the country and angry citizens calling for his resignation. Kerry…

‘Probe Obasanjo or forget anti-corruption war’

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​A former Chairman, Senate Committee on Water Resources, Senator Joseph Waku,  on Tuesday in Kaduna asked President Muhammadu Buhari  to either probe former President Olusegun Obasanjo  or forget about his current war against…

Obama 'furious' at Malia for appearing to smoke pot

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President Barack Obama and his daughter MaliaPhoto: Getty Images SEE ALSO Malia Obama appears to be smoking pot at Lollapalooza President Obama is “furious” with daughter Malia for puffing on what appeared…