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    Bilyi Slon: New lease of life for Ukraine’s war-torn mountain observatory
    May02

    Bilyi Slon: New lease of life for Ukraine’s war-torn mountain observatory

    Scientists hope that significant progress on the restoration will be made by next year, when the observatory marks its 80th anniversary. Perched spectacularly 2,000 metres up on a snowcapped peak in Ukraine’s Carpathian Mountains, the Bilyi Slon observatory has stood empty and battered by the elements for some seven decades.Abandoned only a...

    Anthony Joshua: Stadium, street to be named after boxing champ in Sagamu
    May02

    Anthony Joshua: Stadium, street to be named after boxing champ in Sagamu

    Joshua a British fighter, is born to Nigerian parents and has his ancestral home in Sagamu, Ogun State. WBA and IBF Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is set to have a stadium and a street named after him in Ogun State. Joshua a British fighter, is born to Nigerian parents and has his ancestral home in Sagamu, Ogun State. After his Saturday,...

    Politics: Here’s how May Day rallies unfolded around the world
    May02

    Politics: Here’s how May Day rallies unfolded around the world

    Some employers like Facebook began rolling out paid time off for social justice events like May Day. May Day rallies and marches were held worldwide on May 1, 2017. Some of the demonstrations, which are also celebrated under the International Workers’ Day banner, reflected cultural traditions, and many others were a rallying cry for equal...

    Angela Merkel: German Chancellor makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties
    May02

    Angela Merkel: German Chancellor makes rare Russia visit as Putin backs warmer ties

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will Tuesday meet President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in her first visit to Russia since 2015, signalling renewed dialogue between Berlin and Moscow. German Chancellor Angela Merkel will Tuesday meet President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in her first visit to Russia since...

    Anthony Joshua: Champ’s granddad in Sagamu was a badass too, once took out 3 men
    Apr30

    Anthony Joshua: Champ’s granddad in Sagamu was a badass too, once took out 3 men

    According to Anthony Joshua's uncle in Sagamu, the champ's granddad once took out three men all by himself in a fight. ‘An apple doesn’t fall far from the tree’ a popular saying goes and it seems that applies to the man of the moment, Anthony Joshua. Joshua is now the biggest star in boxing having defeated veteran Wladimir...

    In Ukraine: Government clings to nuclear power despite Chernobyl trauma
    Apr30

    In Ukraine: Government clings to nuclear power despite Chernobyl trauma

    Ukraine is still suffering from the trauma of the world's worst civil nuclear accident at Chernobyl but has nonetheless turned the hazardous fuel into the backbone of its energy portfolio. Ukraine is still suffering from the trauma of the world’s worst civil nuclear accident at Chernobyl but has nonetheless turned the hazardous fuel...

    In Libya: Authorities seizes oil tankers and crew after shootout at sea
    Apr30

    In Libya: Authorities seizes oil tankers and crew after shootout at sea

    Libya has seized two foreign-flagged oil tankers and detained their crews for allegedly smuggling fuel after an hours-long gunbattle off the west coast, authorities said. Libya has seized two foreign-flagged oil tankers and detained their crews for allegedly smuggling fuel after an hours-long gunbattle off the west coast, authorities said.Oil is...

    Anthony Joshua: Nigerians are proud of champ after his huge win over Klitschko
    Apr30

    Anthony Joshua: Nigerians are proud of champ after his huge win over Klitschko

    After his win, Nigerians took to Twitter to remind the world that Joshua is one of them. Following Anthony Joshua’s huge win over Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday, April 29, Nigerian are claiming one of their one. Joshua defeated veteran Ukrainian Klitschko in a world heavyweight title fight epic in front of 90,000 people at Wembley on...

    Anthony Joshua Vs Wladimir Klitschko: Nigerian-born boxer wins by knockout
    Apr30

    Anthony Joshua Vs Wladimir Klitschko: Nigerian-born boxer wins by knockout

    Anthony Joshua's sweet right uppercut snapped back Klitschko’s head, followed by another right to send his opponent to the canvas. Britain’s Anthony Joshua defeated veteran Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko in a world heavyweight title fight epic in front of 90,000 people at Wembley on Saturday, taking victory on an 11th round...

    Anthony Joshua: Champion’s ancestral village Shagamu was live as he defeats Klitschko
    Apr30

    Anthony Joshua: Champion’s ancestral village Shagamu was live as he defeats Klitschko

    Shagamu, a city located in Ogun State, in south-western Nigeria is the ancestral village of WBA and IBF champion Joshua. Thousands of Shagamu indigenous converge at a huge viewing party near his family home to watch one of their own, Anthony Joshua defeated Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday, April 29. Shagamu, a city located in Ogun State, in...

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