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President Bola Tinubu Calls for Financial Commitments to Address Insecurity in West Africa

President Bola Tinubu Calls for Financial Commitments to Address Insecurity in West Africa

President Bola Tinubu has urged ECOWAS member states to fulfill their financial commitments to bolster regional security efforts. Facing escalating insecurity, Tinubu emphasized that financial contributions are crucial to meet the expectations of defence and finance ministers. The stability and prosperity of West Africa depend on the collective financial support from all member states.

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Madison Keys' Emotional Wimbledon Exit: The Injury That Ended Her Fourth-Round Clash

Madison Keys' Emotional Wimbledon Exit: The Injury That Ended Her Fourth-Round Clash

Madison Keys was forced to retire from her Wimbledon fourth-round match against Jasmine Paolini due to a leg injury, bringing her hopes of advancing to an emotional halt. The 29-year-old American tennis player had been leading, but the injury ended her match and Paolini moved on to the quarterfinals.

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Manchester United Progresses in Signing Bologna's Joshua Zirkzee as Ten Hag Seeks Crucial Additions

Manchester United Progresses in Signing Bologna's Joshua Zirkzee as Ten Hag Seeks Crucial Additions

Manchester United is advancing in their pursuit to secure Bologna striker Joshua Zirkzee. With personal terms and agent fees agreed upon, Man Utd is ready to pay the €40m release clause. Zirkzee, who netted 11 goals in Serie A last season, has been in direct talks with Erik ten Hag. The deal awaits only negotiations with Bologna.

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DR Congo Military Court Issues Death Sentences to 25 Soldiers Amidst M23 Rebel Conflict

DR Congo Military Court Issues Death Sentences to 25 Soldiers Amidst M23 Rebel Conflict

A military court in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, sentenced 25 soldiers to death for fleeing battles against M23 rebels. Alongside counts of theft and desertion, the soldiers' actions have thrown a spotlight on the challenges faced by the DRC army, including low morale and inadequate equipment. The decision follows the DRC's lifting of a death penalty moratorium in March, amid escalating conflicts and significant civilian displacement.

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Independence Day 2024: Complete Guide to What's Open and Closed

Independence Day 2024: Complete Guide to What's Open and Closed

Independence Day, marked by fireworks and barbecues, also brings crowded roads and airports. For those staying home, it’s essential to know store and service hours. Financial institutions close, but many retailers remain open, offering deals on outdoor essentials. Some postal services pause, but grocery stores ensure party supplies are in stock.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Cautions Jude Bellingham on Humility After England Star's Bold Celebration Against Slovakia

Cristiano Ronaldo Cautions Jude Bellingham on Humility After England Star's Bold Celebration Against Slovakia

Cristiano Ronaldo has cautioned Jude Bellingham to stay humble following the England midfielder's 'arrogant' celebration in a Euro 2024 qualifier against Slovakia. The incident has sparked mixed reactions, with some praising Bellingham's confidence and others criticizing his actions. Gareth Southgate has defended the young player amid the controversy.

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How to Watch Romania vs. Netherlands Live: TV Channel, Kickoff Time, and Streaming Options for Euro 2024

How to Watch Romania vs. Netherlands Live: TV Channel, Kickoff Time, and Streaming Options for Euro 2024

Romania will face the Netherlands in a Euro 2024 round of 16 clash at the Allianz Arena in Munich. The Netherlands advanced as one of the third-best teams, while Romania topped Group E. The match will start at 5 pm BST and is viewable on BBC One, BBC iPlayer, and the BBC Sport app. Ronald Koeman's tactical adjustments could play a crucial role against Romania's impressive form.

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Chelsea Secures £30m Acquisition of Leicester’s Midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall

Chelsea Secures £30m Acquisition of Leicester’s Midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall

Chelsea has reached a £30 million agreement to sign Leicester City's 25-year-old midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall. The move comes as a significant step for both clubs, with Dewsbury-Hall expected to join Chelsea’s new manager Enzo Maresca. This deal supports Leicester in addressing Profit and Sustainability Rules, while Chelsea's Michael Golding heads to Leicester.

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Copa America 2024: Live Score and Updates as Canada Faces Chile in Critical Match

Copa America 2024: Live Score and Updates as Canada Faces Chile in Critical Match

Catch live updates and results of the high-stakes Canada vs. Chile match in Copa America 2024. Scheduled for June 29, this match is essential for Canada's knockout stage hopes. Canada needs a draw if Argentina's result aligns, while Chile seeks a critical win to advance.

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India vs South Africa Live Score, T20 World Cup 2024 Final: India Seeks to End 11-Year Trophy Drought Against Determined South Africa

India vs South Africa Live Score, T20 World Cup 2024 Final: India Seeks to End 11-Year Trophy Drought Against Determined South Africa

In an intense T20 World Cup 2024 final, undefeated India clashes with South Africa. India, under Rohit Sharma's leadership, aims to break its 11-year trophy drought, while Aiden Markram's South Africa pursues its first-ever men's World Cup title. Both teams have demonstrated dominant performances, setting the stage for a thrilling finale.

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Nicole Kidman and Zac Efron Star in Netflix's Unique Romantic Comedy 'A Family Affair'

Nicole Kidman and Zac Efron Star in Netflix's Unique Romantic Comedy 'A Family Affair'

Netflix's 'A Family Affair' is a romantic comedy starring Nicole Kidman and Zac Efron, directed by Richard Linklater. The movie explores the humorous and emotional aftermath of a young woman discovering her new boss, played by Efron, is her biological brother. The film's fresh take on family and love is both heartwarming and entertaining.

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Phil Foden Returns to England Squad for Crucial Euro 2024 Match Against Slovakia

Phil Foden Returns to England Squad for Crucial Euro 2024 Match Against Slovakia

Phil Foden, the talented Manchester City winger, has rejoined the England squad after attending the birth of his third child. He is set to play in the upcoming Euro 2024 match against Slovakia. Meanwhile, Anthony Gordon recovers from a minor injury and Declan Rice and Kieran Trippier trained separately.

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