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Football: Saudi snub to minute's silence 'a disgrace'

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SYDNEY: The Saudi Arabia football team was accused of “a disgraceful lack of respect” Friday (Jun 9) for failing to observe a minute’s silence in honour of victims of the London terror attack ahead of a game in Australia. 341 more words

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Tennis: Maria Sharapova retires in Rome after French Open snub

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

ROME (AFP) – Maria Sharapova pulled out with a thigh injury while leading her second-round tie in Rome against Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, just hours after she was denied a wild card for the French Open on Tuesday . 431 more words

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'I Am The Leader of Yoruba Monarchs' - Olugbo of Ugbo Land Acclaims

Following the controversy of how Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu snubbed the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, generated, which further led to debate of who the leader of monarchs in Yoruba land is, the Olugbo of Ugbo land, Oba Obateru Akinruntan, has said he is the most prominent and leader of all the traditional leaders in Yoruba land, and the custodian of the authentic history of the race. 353 more words


Nigerians link fire incident at Oba of Lagos palace to Ooni of Ife snub​

Nigerians are claiming that the fire incident at the Oba of Lagos palace on Tuesday, is a result of his snub of the Ooni of Ife in public a week ago. 260 more words


Yoruba emperor Ooni responds to “snub” by vassal Oba of Lagos

The palace of the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has reacted to the humiliating treatment meted out to him by the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, at a public function in Lagos on Tuesday. 304 more words


North Korea said to snub Chinese diplomats as tensions mounted

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

North Korea snubbed senior Chinese diplomats this month as tensions mounted with the US, according to people familiar with the situation, raising questions about the influence Beijing’s leaders have over Kim Jong Un. 610 more words

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