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Kalashnikov felt guilt for AK-47 victims

  AK-47 rifle inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov wrote letter saying he regretted creating weapon The inventor of assault rifle told Orthodox church leader of his spiritual pain and remorse as he faced his own mortality. PHOTO: Kalashnikov…

French First Lady hospitalised in Paris

        Valerie Trierweiler taken to hospital after media reports allege her partner, Francois Hollande, is having an affair.   French President Francois Hollande’s political and personal woes deepened after it emerged that…

OBJ withdraws his membership of PDP

 OBJ says he could not stand a wanted criminal as zonal party Leader in the South-West   The season of letters continues  as a new document from Olusegun Obasanjo leaked to the web on Saturday, 11th January, 2014….

Sanusi says he’ll not resign

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi will not leave until June 2 when his five-year tenure expires, it was learnt yesterday. Sanusi, who became estranged from the Presidency because of his…

I stand by my letter, Obasanjo insists

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo issued another five-paragraph letter in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Monday to reiterate the contents of his earlier controversial letter to President Goodluck Jonathan, insisting, “I will maintain my serenity, because by…

The strange Iyabo Obasanjo’s letter

During the week, what seems to be a bigger letter, yet from unusual quarters allegedly surfaced and rented the public space as was seen in newspaper and online publications. The letter was allegedly written to…

Israel arrested 4,000 Palestinians in 2013

Israeli occupation authorities arrested approximately 4,000 Palestinians, including parliamentarians, women, children and patients, in 2013. The vast majority of those arrested are from the occupied West Bank, with only a small number from the Gaza…