Eight die in Albanian car crash involving presumed migrants

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Eight people, including suspected seven migrants, died in a car accident in southern Albania at dawn on Tuesday after trying to flee police, authorities said. The accident occurred after the driver of the vehicle — an Albanian — lost control of the car near the southern Albanian city of Permet, just kilometres (miles) from the…

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Bandits, in the early morning of Tuesday, kidnapped several worshippers who were observing tahajjud (midnight) prayers in a mosque in Gusau Town in Zamfara State. Zamfara State Police Command following the kidnap is yet to speak on the incident. Tuesday’s incident is the latest in the kidnapping and attacks of worshippers inside mosques by bandits.…

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The Zamfara government on Monday denied taking a N14.2 billion loan, as indicated in a report by the Debt Management Office (DMO). A statement issued in Gusau on Monday by Sulaiman Idris, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, debunked the claim it described as false. “This is to clarify the DMO…

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Six Peruvian cabinet ministers resigned Monday in a reshuffle that came amid a probe of how President Dina Boluarte obtained Rolex watches she has been seen wearing. With Peru feasting on a scandal dubbed Rolexgate, Interior Minister Victor Torres was the first to step down, two days after police under his command raided and searched…

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Dozens of schools in the Philippine capital of Manila suspended in-person classes on Tuesday due to dangerous levels of heat, education officials said. The country’s heat index measures what a temperature feels like, taking into account humidity. The index was expected to reach the “danger” level of 42 degrees Celsius in the metropolis on Tuesday…

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