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New PDP to Super Eagles: Go, See and Conquer the Wayla Antelopes

As the senior National Football Team, the Super Eagles, put finishing touches to preparations for Sunday’s Brazil 2014 World Cup crucial qualifying match in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under the leadership of Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje has urged the team to do the nation proud by winning convincingly thereby making the return leg in Calabar a mere formality

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Liberia Officials Accused of Resisting Anti-Corruption Probe

Liberia’s Anti-Corruption Commission has accused government officials of refusing to cooperate with efforts to verify their assets. In a report released over the weekend, the commission accused 22 senior government officials, including Defense Minister Brownie Samukai and Police Director Chris Massaquoi of “deliberately” refusing to cooperate with its assets verification team

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Google, Facebook Carve out ‘Internet Empires’

The Internet is dominated by the two “empires” of Google and Facebook, according to researchers at Oxford University in England. As the above map shows, Google dominates much of the West and India, while Facebook can claim supremacy in the Middle East, North Africa and much of the Spanish-speaking Americas

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Amaechi: An Exemplary Leader, a Role Model

The New Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chaired by Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje has commended the Governor of Rivers State, His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, for his steadfastness and exemplary leadership despite working under a hostile atmosphere deliberately imposed by the Federal Authorities bring about his downfall

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Shots Fired Outside US Capitol

The U.S. Capitol was on a security lockdown after shots apparently were fired outside the building. U.S. Capitol police report at least one person wounded in the shooting. The victim has been identified as a Capitol police officer

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Nigeria plane crash kills 13

Officials in Nigeria say at least 13 people died Thursday when a small plane crashed shortly after takeoff from Lagos. Nigeria's emergency management agency says the plane experienced engine trouble and went down near a fuel depot at Lagos's domestic airport

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