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    World Ebola Kills 26 People In A Single Day In DR Congo – Naijaloaded

    Twenty-six people died of Ebola in a single day in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s North Kivu province, the highest daily toll since its outbreak nearly nine months ago, the health ministry said Tuesday. The current outbreak is the second deadliest … Read more via Naijaloaded –...
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    World IMF identifies five threats to Ghana’s economy – Newtelegraph

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has identified five major threats to Ghana’s on-going economic recovery, which could significantly slow the accelerating growth rate. The Fund has presented them to government and other stakeholders in the form of a Ghana Risk Assessment Matrix, which...
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    World Democrats Call for Impeachment of Attorney General William Barr after Mueller Letter – Newsweek

    Calls for Attorney General William Barr’s resignation resounded Tuesday evening after The Washington Post reported on a letter written by special counsel Robert Mueller saying he disagreed with Barr’s handling of his report. “Mueller’s letter shows that Attorney General Barr has always been...
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    World Mueller complained that Barr’s letter did not capture ‘context’ of Trump probe – The Washington Post

    Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III wrote a letter in late March complaining to Attorney General William P. Barr that a four-page memo to Congress describing the principal conclusions of the investigation into President Trump “did not fully capture the context, nature, and substance” ...
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    World Apple Plans to Buy $75 Billion More of Its Own Stock – NYT > Business

    SAN FRANCISCO — Shortly after Apple used a new tax law last year to bring back most of the $252 billion it had held abroad, the company said it would buy back $100 billion of its stock. On Tuesday, Apple announced its plans for another major chunk … Read more via NYT > Business –...
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    World Indian boy runs over chicken, takes it to hospital with his pocket money – NaijaBizCom.Com

    The 6-year-old boy who ran over the chicken, was praised by his school for his actions after a post detailing his efforts went viral on Facebook. The viral post was shared by Facebook user Sanga Says on April 2. “This young boy from Sairang, Mizoram, accidentally ran over his … Read more...