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Explosion rocks Zimbabwe president’s rally

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has survived an apparent bomb attack in the city of Bulawayo. Footage from the blast at White City Stadium appears to show Mr Mnangagwa leaving the stage after addressing supporters when a device went off. He was not hurt, his spokesman said. But senior officials are among those injured, Zimbabwe media […]

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Retired soldier guns down armed robber

A suspected armed robber, Kwabena Tetteh, 20, has been shot by a retired Soldier at Pontoase a suburb of Okorase near Koforidua in the Eastern Region. The suspect who was in the company of two others was shot on the neck by the 70-year-old retired Soldier, Stephen Bediako when they attempted to rob him on […]

Sports

FIFA satisfied with video referee debut at World Cup

Football’s ruling body FIFA early Sunday expressed satisfaction with the first Video Assistant Referee (VAR) decisions at the World Cup. A spokesman spoke of “very satisfactory” decisions, saying: “It all went the way it was supposed to. We hope it continues like this.” On Saturday, Uruguay referee Andres Cunha awarded France a penalty in their […]

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Salah return stands in Russia’s road to last 16

Mohamed Salah is a looming obstacle as Russia attempt to virtually secure their place in the knockout stages of the World Cup in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday. Fears that poor performances from the home side could dampen enthusiasm in the host nation were blown away by a 5-0 demolition of Saudi Arabia in the opening […]