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President Macron appoints ministers across rival parties with half of them women [PHOTOS]

It's only fair to share...…Macron puts bomb under politics French President Emmanuel Macron has unveiled a gender-balanced cabinet in accordance with an earlier pledge, with 11 of 22 posts taken by women. Sylvie Goulard is defence minister while Olympic fencing champion Laura Flessel is sports minister. Macron’s new sports minister is Laura Flessel, an Olympic fencing champion. PHOTO: AFP Bruno ...

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Nuclear Deal: After calling it worst deal ever, Trump’s administration renews sanctions relief for Iran

It's only fair to share...Donald Trump’s White House has renewed sanctions relief for Iran, despite the US president’s past criticism. The easing of sanctions is part of a crucial nuclear deal brokered in 2015 under then-President Barack Obama with five other world powers. Mr Trump has described the landmark agreement as the “worst deal ever”. However, the US Treasury issued ...

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Alleged Russia Links: Supporters throw their weight behind Trump criticizing the mainstream media [LOOK]

It's only fair to share...It hasn’t been an easy week at the White House. US media reported in recent days that the president revealed highly classified information to Russian officials. It also quoted a memo by former FBI chief James Comey in which he says Mr Trump asked him to drop an inquiry into links between ex-national security adviser Michael ...

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US Election: Former FBI Director Robert Mueller to probe alleged links between Trump’s campaign team and Russia

It's only fair to share...A former FBI boss has been named special counsel to oversee an inquiry into Russia’s alleged meddling in the election and any Trump campaign ties. In naming Robert Mueller, the deputy attorney general said it was in the public interest to have an outsider. The appointment was widely endorsed by politicians from both sides. Calls for ...

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Coup Alert! Buratai should expose people approaching soldiers for political reasons – Ohaneze Ndigbo

It's only fair to share...If the military comes Nigerians will drive them away with their bare hands! – Ex Director of DSS Regional bodies, the Peoples Democratic Party, civil rights groups and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria among others, on Wednesday, urged military officers and other individuals toying with the idea of a coup in Nigeria to perish the thought. ...

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Dasuki unable to attend court because he was indisposed – EFCC [READ]

It's only fair to share...Dasuki’s absence in court and oversight says DSS Director of Legal Services For the second time in two consecutive days, the Department of State Services, on Wednesday, failed to produce the immediate-past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), before a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Maitama, Abuja, for the continuation of his trial ...

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Rattle snake bites man who tried to kiss it

It's only fair to share...I guess he said he could kiss the devil and get away with it A Florida man who tried to kiss a rattlesnake, only for it to snub his advances and bite him, is recovering in hospital. The snake was found by Charles Goff, a resident of Putnam County, in the north-east of the state, on ...

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Princess Mako of Japan’s royal family to lose her royal status for marrying a commoner

It's only fair to share...A member of Japan’s royal family, Princess Mako, is to surrender her royal status by marrying a commoner. The 25-year-old eldest granddaughter of Emperor Akihito will become engaged to law firm worker Kei Komuro, also 25, whom she met while studying together. Japan’s imperial law requires a princess to leave the royal family after marrying a ...

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Scandals trailing President Donald Trump’s economic agenda lead to a sharp fall in stock market

It's only fair to share...    Wall Street stocks fell sharply Wednesday on deepening worries about President Donald Trump’s economic agenda following a series of scandals and stumbles.   The Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 373 points to 20,606.93 for a drop of 1.8 percent — its biggest one-day decline since Trump was elected.   The broad-based S&P 500 fell ...

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I’ve been treated more unfairly especially by the media – US President Trump

It's only fair to share...Donald Trump gave vent to frustrations over his mounting political problems Wednesday, declaring that no president in US history had been treated “more unfairly.”   During a commencement address at the US Coast Guard Academy, Trump urged graduating cadets to follow his example and “fight, fight, fight. Never, ever, give up. Things will work out just ...

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