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Clinton blames defeat on FBI director

Hillary Clinton has blamed her defeat in the US presidential election on interventions by the FBI director. James Comey’s announcement of a new inquiry into her use of email while secretary of state shortly before election day had stopped her ...

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Mahama congratulates US president-elect, Trump

Ghana’s President John Dramani  Mahama has congratulated President-elect of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump. He posted on facebook soon after the news broke that Mr Trump had beaten Hilary Clinton in the election early Wednesday. In an ...

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Woman says Trump reached under her skirt and groped her in early 1990s

Kristin Anderson was deep in conversation with acquaintances at a crowded Manhattan nightspot and did not notice the figure to her right on a red velvet couch — until, she recalls, his fingers slid under her miniskirt, moved up her ...

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Boko Haram frees 21 Chibok school girls

Source: BBC Date: 13-10-2016 Time: 11:10:39:am Twenty-one of the schoolgirls kidnapped in 2014 by Boko Haram in Chibok, Nigeria, have been freed, the president’s spokesman has confirmed. Garba Shehu said the release was “the outcome of negotiations between the administration ...

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US election: Donald Trump sorry for obscene remarks on women

US presidential candidate Donald Trump has apologised for obscene comments about women he made in a newly released videotape from 2005. Mr Trump said that “these words don’t reflect who I am… I apologise”. In the video, Mr Trump says ...

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Morocco PM’s party wins election

6 October 2016/Africa Morocco’s governing Islamists in the Justice and Development Party (PJD) have won the country’s parliamentary election. With 90% of the votes counted, they have taken 99 seats, putting them ahead of their rival, the Authenticity and Modernity ...

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Hurricane kills 842 In Haiti

The situation in Haiti has been described as ‘critical’ after it was battered by Hurricane Matthew. Christian Aid told Sky News it was likely to remain that way for 18 months. Prospery Raymond from the charity said: “The south part ...

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