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L’Oréal fires it’s first transgender model ‘Munroe Bergdorf’ who said all white people are racist.

L’Oréal fires it’s first transgender model ‘Munroe Bergdorf’ who said all white people are racist. L’Oréal S.A. a French cosmetics company headquartered in Clichy, Hauts-de-Seine with a registered office in Paris has fired its first transgender model from appearing on a British advertising campaign; after she wrote on her Facebook post that all white people racist. On the 27th of August London-based transgender model ‘Munroe Bergdorf’ announced on her Facebook page that she was to be part of the French cosmetics brand’s new advertising campaign celebrating diversity. After the announcement…

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Obi Ojimadu warns all foreign students about a new robbery system at Kyiv, Ukraine airport.

Obi Ojimadu warns all foreign students about a new robbery system at Kyiv, Ukraine airport. ‘Obi Ojimadu’ is a resident of Ukraine and a Businessman known by Africans and non-Africans in Ukraine as a mentor and life coach. On the 31st of August ‘Obi Ojimadu’ shared a post on ‘Facebook’ to warn foreign students returning from home about a new robbery system by some unknown hoodlums; who will introduce themselves as ‘Bla Bla Car’ taxi drivers in order to steal from any passenger they carry. The wife of Obi Ojimadu…

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Texas braces itself for a massive storm named ‘Hurricane Harvey’.

Texas braces itself for a massive storm named ‘Hurricane Harvey’. Forecasters have labelled Hurricane Harvey as a “life-threatening storm”, which may be the worst storm to hit the US mainland in 12 years. Harvey, currently a category two storm in the Gulf of Mexico, is expected to make landfall on Texas’ central coast late on Friday or early Saturday. The National Hurricane Center said the storm surges may bring life-threatening floods in and around Houston. According to storm forecast Hurricane Harvey is said to be a Category 3 hurricane by…

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20-year-old man gets life imprisonment for killing 2 people who stopped to help him on the road.

20-year-old man gets life imprisonment for killing 2 people who stopped to help him on the road. This 20-year-old man Jesus Deniz Mendoza has been sentenced to life imprisonment on Thursday for killing a couple who stopped to help him alongside a road on Montana’s Crow Indian Reservation. Jesus Deniz Mendoza of Worland, Wyoming, pleaded guilty to shooting Jason and Tana Shane in the back of the head on the side of a road after they stopped to help him with apparent car problems on the reservation in 2015. He…

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Deadly earthquake strikes China’s south-western province and killed at least five people.

Deadly earthquake strikes China’s south-western province and killed at least five people. A deadly earthquake has killed at least five people and injured more than sixty people in China at the south-western province of Sichuan. The Sichuan province is prone to earthquakes. More than 70,000 people were killed in a quake that occurred in 2008. China’s National Commission for Disaster Reduction, quoted by AFP news agency, said as many as 100 people may have been killed and 130,000 homes damaged. Some reports in the Chinese media said tourists were among…

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A Gas leak caused explosion and collapse of school building in Minneapolis this morning

A Gas leak caused explosion and collapse of school building in Minneapolis this morning. The Minneapolis Fire Department confirmed that the explosion was caused by a gas leak and said contractors were doing construction on the gas lines at the time of the explosion. The fire has since been put out, police said. According to the fire department, the crews are searching for two unaccounted for people. Tyner said authorities did not know whether the two unaccounted for people were students or staff members. Although School officials told KARE that…

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A Lady in Nigeria tells a story of how she was scammed by Instagram shop ‘fashion_jannah’

A Lady in Nigeria tells a story of how she was scammed by Instagram shop ‘fashion_jannah’. @fashion_jannah is an online shop or page on Instagram that sells women’s clothing, shoes, bags and dresses, a lady named ‘@xannie_doll’ on Instagram last week was defrauded by this Instagram shop ‘@fashion_jannah’: @xannie_doll said: “I placed an order for items worth #7000(Seven Thousand Naira) and she told me she was going to deliver in 2(Two) days time.” After making payment for the required items she needed from the shop ‘@xannie_doll’ was blocked by ‘@fashion_jannah’…

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22,000 people had to evacuate Tomorrowland Unite stage in Barcelona after fire outbreak

22,000 people had to evacuate Tomorrowland Unite stage in Barcelona after fire outbreak. ‘Tomorrowland Unite stage’ at Parc de Can Zam in Barcelona Saturday night was on flames and festival organizers had to evacuate 22,000 people in attendance. A statement released by Tomorrowland said that the fire was caused by a “technical malfunction,” the good news is that at the moment no injuries have been reported. Tomorrowland posted the following update on Facebook: “Tonight, July 29th 2017, the UNITE Barcelona stage caught fire due to a technical malfunction. Thanks to…

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Boko Haram strikes again: ‘More than 40 people’ killed in battle with Boko Haram in Nigeria.

Boko Haram strikes again: ‘More than 40 people’ killed in battle with Boko Haram in Nigeria. More than 40 people have died in north-east Nigeria in an attempt to free more people who had been ambushed in a convoy by militant Islamist group Boko Haram. Soldiers have also died and not less than five members of an oil exploration team were killed also. Army chiefs have now been ordered to relocate to the affected area. The high number of casualties will be a blow for the government, which insists the…

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