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Buhari inaugurates committee on AFCTA, fires back at Obasanjo, others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated the Presidential Committee for Impact and Readiness Assessment of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCTA). At the event at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Buhari said that Nigeria would not sign any treaty without assessing its impact on the lives of its citizens. His …

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Trump Officials Make It Easier for States to Skirt Health Law’s Protections

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced a new policy on Monday making it easier for states to circumvent coverage requirements and consumer protections in the Affordable Care Act. States could, for example, use federal funds to subsidize short-term insurance plans with skimpy benefits and fewer protections for people with pre-existing …

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Trump Claims ‘Criminals and Unknown Middle Easterners’ Are in Caravan of Migrants

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday said a caravan of migrants making their way toward the United States included “criminals and unknown Middle Easterners,” and that Mexican authorities are “unable to stop” them. Mr. Trump also blamed Democrats for the country’s immigration laws, although his party, the Republicans, controls the …

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Suspected cultists invade police station in Delta

Suspected cultists on Monday invaded the Divisional Police headquarters of “C” Division along Asaba/Lagos expressway by the River Niger bridge head, DAILY POST can report. The suspected cultists seriously wounded the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Anieteh Eyoh, as well as the Divisional Crime Officer of the station. It was learnt …

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On Politics: Republicans Fret Over Key Battleground Races

Good Monday morning. Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today. _____________________ • Republican leaders worry that candidates for governor and Senate are in trouble in several key battleground states, and that difficulties could spill into House races. Read about Republicans’ struggles in those states. …

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EPL: Chelsea reacts to Mourinho’s fight after 2-2 draw with Manchester United

Chelsea’s hierarchy are “angry and embarrassed” by the touchline fracas, that resulted from coach Marco Ianni celebrating in front of Jose Mourinho’s face on Saturday. A thrilling 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge between the Blues and Manchester United, was overshadowed by ugly scenes off the pitch, following Ross Barkley’s late …

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