Northern Ireland

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 6th, 2014
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Is the Commonwealth Games Still Relevant In the 21st Century? by Ahmed Olayinka Sule, CFA suleaos@gmail.com http://www.scribd.com/Alatenumo/documents http://about.me/ahmedsule In 1891, John Astley Cooper wrote an article in the Times calling for the creation of a pan Britannia sporting events that wo...
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Sep 9th, 2013
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A retired army colonel who commanded soldiers involved in the Bloody Sunday massacre has been murdered in Kenya. Grandfather Ted Loden, 73, died in the capital Nairobi on Saturday after a gang of armed robbers forced their way into the home of his son, Jamie. It is not known whether his wife Jill, 69...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 9th, 2013
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by Afripol, http://afripol.org It is all over the news that G-8 leadership gathering in Northern Ireland in June will discuss the issue of corruption in the management of Nigeria’s oil wealth. The problem of corruption in Nigeria and indeed Africa is an old and tiring story not because it has l...
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Apr 12th, 2012
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NIGERIA has dropped to 60th position among the football playing nations in the world, according to the latest rankings released by the world football governing body, FIFA, on its official website on Wednesday. The country dropped three places from the 57th position it occupied in March and is now beh...
By benim
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Aug 3rd, 2011
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Britain is now at more risk of being targeted by terrorists greater risk from terrorist attacks than any other Western nation, according to research. The heightened threat in Northern Ireland has resulted in the UK being ranked higher than the US, France, Spain, China and Sri Lanka in the Terrorism R...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Jan 13th, 2011
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Michaela McAreavey, the daughter of one of Ireland’s best-known sporting figures, was killed on honeymoon in Mauritius by three hotel workers who tried to cover up the murder by dumping her body in a bath, police said. The 28 year-old, whose father Mickey Harte is Gaelic football’s most h...
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Jan 12th, 2011
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Michaela McAreavey, whose father Mickey Harte is one of Gaelic football’s most high profile team managers, was strangled in her luxury hotel room earlier this week. The teacher, 28, was found dead by her husband John McAreavey, 30, on Monday at the popular Legends Hotel on the Indian Ocean isla...
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Jan 12th, 2011
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A teacher has been murdered on honeymoon on the paradise island of Mauritius. The body of 27-year-old Michaela Harte was found by her husband in their room at a four-star hotel. Police, who were yesterday questioning six suspects, said she had fought for her life before being strangled. An intruder h...