Decorated US soldier ‘admitted murder in CIA job interview’

Image copyright Fox News A decorated US special forces soldier has been charged with an Afghan man’s murder, which he reportedly admitted while applying for a job with the CIA. US Army Green Beret Major Matthew Golsteyn allegedly shot someone he described as a suspected Taliban bomb-maker during his 2010 deployment. Maj Golsteyn also subsequently […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Kogi Lawmaker Lawal Idris Sued For Presenting ‘Forged Documents’ To INEC

Mohammed Lawal Idris, the lawmaker representing Ajaokuta Federal constituency of Kogi State at the House of Representatives, has been sued before a Federal High Court in Abuja for allegedly submitting falsified documents to the Independent National Electoral commission (INEC). Court documents exclusively seen by SaharaReporters show that INEC and the All Progressives Congress (APC) are […]

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‘Tweets Are Cheap’ — Sowore Asks Ezekwesili, Moghalu, Durotoye To Boycott NEDG/BON Debate

The African Action Congress (AAC) has urged Fela Durotoye, Oby Ezekwesili and Kingsley Moghalu — presidential candidates of Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), Action Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) and Young progressives Party (YPP), respectively — to boycott the presidential debate scheduled for January 2019. In a move that has been widely criticised by Nigerians, […]

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Miss USA sorry for offending contestants over lack of English

Image copyright Instagram Image caption A well-meaning comment from Miss USA resulted in a heated debate across social media An Instagram post by a beauty queen questioning the English language skills of fellow contestants has caused a stir across social media. The incident took place in the run-up to this year’s Miss Universe competition which […]

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Sarah Papenheim: US student stabbed to death in Rotterdam

Image copyright Sarah Papenheim Facebook page Image caption Tributes have been posted to Ms Papenheim’s Facebook page A young woman from the US who moved to the Netherlands to study after a family tragedy has been stabbed to death in her student complex in Rotterdam. Sarah Papenheim, 21, was found dying in her lodgings in […]

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Shakira: Colombian pop star accused of tax evasion in Spain

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The case centres around where the star was living between 2012 and 2014 Spanish prosecutors have accused the pop singer Shakira of tax evasion, alleging that she owes payments of more than 14.5 million euros (£13m, $16.3m). The complaint covers the period between 2012 and 2014, when prosecutors argue […]

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