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August 20, 2017 10:07 AM President Buhari’s Return: A Nation’s Hope Fulfilled, Says Tinubu

All Progressives Congress national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has expressed joy at the return of President Muhammadu Buhari to the country after his medical vacation in the United Kingdom, saying the president’s return is a nation’s hope fulfilled. In a statement by his Media Office, Asiwaju Tinubu, who is at present abroad, said the President 9

August 20, 2017 9:52 AM President Akufo-Addo Thanks Presbyterian Church

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has expressed his profound appreciation to the leadership and membership of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana for the prayers and support given to him and his party, the New Patriotic Party, in the run-up to the December 2016 elections. Addressing the 17th General Assembly of the Presbyterian 9

August 19, 2017 9:07 AM Why Anxiety Is High Over Kenya’s Election Result: QuickTake Q&A

A legal battle is being waged in Kenya over the outcome of Aug. 8 presidential elections, which pitted incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta against former Prime Minister Raila Odinga. While Kenyatta was declared the winner in the first round, Odinga alleged that the result was rigged. Violent street protests broke out after the announcement of the results, but tension 1

August 19, 2017 12:17 AM China opens its first ‘cyber court’

China’s first “cyber court” was launched on Friday to settle online disputes, as the legal system attempts to keep up with the explosion of mobile payment and e-commerce. Residents of the eastern city of Hangzhou — home to e-commerce giant Alibaba — can now register their internet-related civil complaints online and wait to log onto to their trial via videochat 2

August 19, 2017 12:06 AM News Wrap: 2 stabbed to death in Finland attack

HARI SREENIVASAN: In the day’s other news: Violence erupted in Finland when a man stabbed two people to death and wounded six others. It happened in the Western city of Turku, about 95 miles outside Helsinki, the Finnish capital. The attacker was shot in the leg and captured. There was no word on his identity, and police said it’s too early to know if the attack 2

August 18, 2017 11:21 PM SA plans to grant Mugabe immunity, source claims

A senior government source said there was "no way" Grace Mugabe, 52, would be arrested because of the diplomatic fallout that would ensue.(REUTERS) South Africa is planning to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe, allowing her to return to Harare and avoid prosecution for the alleged assault of a 20-year-old model, a government 6

August 18, 2017 6:57 PM The Latest: Spanish towns race to put up concrete barriers

The leading newspaper in Spain's northeastern Catalonia region says beach towns are installing concrete barriers on popular pedestrian walkways to try to prevent the kind of attack that saw a van plow through tourists walking on a famed Barcelona promenade. La Vanguardia reported Friday that barriers were installed in the popular Mediterranean tourist 2

August 18, 2017 8:37 AM Hong Kong legal chief denies political motive in jailings, criticism mounts

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong's legal chief denied any "political motive" in seeking jail for three young pro-democracy activists on Friday, responding to a Reuters report that he had overruled other legal officials who had initially advised against pursuing the case. An appeals court on Thursday jailed three leaders of the Chinese-ruled city's democracy 1

August 18, 2017 3:46 AM SC grants Rs 10 lakh to HIV+ rape victim for Bihar govt's negligence

SC pulled up the Patna Medical College for not acting promptly when the victim sought an abortion The Supreme Court on Thursday granted Rs 10 lakh compensation to a rape victim who became pregnant but could not undergo an abortion even though she had approached the Patna Medical College in the 17th week of her pregnancy. Granting compensation for negligence 1

August 18, 2017 3:23 AM The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona

The Catalan government says an attack in the seaside resort town of Cambrils is linked to the vehicle attack on a popular Barcelona promenade that killed 13 people. The region's Interior Minister Joaquin Forn told local radio RAC1 early Friday that the Cambrils attack "follows the same trail. There is a connection." He did not explain what connected 1