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Semenya to challenge IAAF testosterone ruling – Punch Newspapers

World and Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya is to challenge “unfair” rules affecting some female athletes, BBC Sport reports. Athletics’ governing body the IAAF has ruled some female runners with naturally high testosterone levels will have to race against men, or change events, unless they take medication. Semenya will fight …

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Air Force deploys two helicopters to Zamfara to combat terrorism – Punch Newspapers

The Nigeria Air Force has deployed two helicopters to 207 Quick Response Group Air Force Base in Zamfara state to combat terrorism and beef up security. The deployment was made to support personnel operation in the fight against army bandits and terrorism in the state. News Agency of Nigeria, reports …

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U.N. Rights Chief Tells U.S. to Stop Taking Migrant Children From Parents

GENEVA — The United Nations’ top human rights official on Monday entered the mounting furor over the Trump administration’s policy of separating undocumented immigrant children from their parents, calling for an immediate halt to a practice he condemned as abuse. United States immigration authorities have detained almost 2,000 children in …

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INEC registering foreigners to vote in 2019 – Southern, Middlle Belt leaders – Punch Newspapers

Friday Olokor, Eniola Akinkuotu, Okechukwu Nnodim and Olaleye Aluko The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum  has raised the alarm that  the Independent National Electoral Commission  has  embarked on the registration of foreigners,  especially from Niger Republic,  to pave the way for electoral malpractices in 2019. The forum, which stated …

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