Monthly Archives: October 2012

France expels Tunisian preacher

France's interior minister Manuel Valls said he would be "uncompromising" on hate speech France has expelled a Tunisian imam accused of spreading anti-Semitic views and denigrating women at his Paris mosque. The French interior ministry said Muhammad Hammami, 77, was guilty of "deliberate, repeated and unacceptable provocations". He was arrested at his home and flown straight to Tunis, although he has lived in France for much of his life

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26,358 ex-militants donate N2,000 each to flood victims

By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—THE 26,358 ex-militants and beneficiaries of the Federal Government Amnesty Programme from the Niger Delta have donated relief materials worth over N52 million to flood victims in Edo, Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers and Cross River states. Amnesty Programme Head of Capacity Building, Mr. Joel Bisina, made this known, yesterday in Benin, while presenting Edo State’s share of the materials on behalf of the Amnesty Office to the state government

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Auto crash: 7 burnt to death on Warri-Agbor highway

By Emma Amaize WARRI—SEVEN persons were burnt to death, yesterday, in an auto crash along Agbor-Abavo-Asaba highway. An eyewitness, Comrade Austin Ozobo, who is the national president of  Ijaw People Development Initiative, IPDI, told Vanguard that the accident occurred at about 3.40 pm, adding that there were four survivors, who were rushed to an undisclosed hospital

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MASSOB: Ojukwu begs police to release wife

By Bartholomew Madukwe ENUGU—The family of Mrs Ifeoma Anita Ojukwu, who was arrested by the Police on account of her involvement in Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has appealed to the Police authorities to release his wife. Briefing newsmen in Enugu, the husband, Mr Obiora Ojukwu, pointed out that his wife had never hidden her desire for the actualisation of the Biafra Republic, noting that her absence had cause a lot of hardship and sleepless nights to him and the entire family members.

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Dina Lohan’s Neighborhood — Ravaged By Hurricane Sandy

Dina Lohan’s NeighborhoodRavagedBy Hurricane Sandy EXCLUSIVE Karma’s a windy, rainy bitch — just two days after Lindsay Lohan tweeted a message minimizing Hurricane Sandy … the tropical storm ripped through her mother’s Long Island neighborhood, leaving behind a trail of destruction. TMZ has obtained a photo of the havoc Sandy …

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