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BREXIT is the same as independence for Africans


By Morak Babajide-Alabi BREXIT: The United Kingdom bowed out of the continental European Union on Friday, January 31, 2020. For some of the citizens, this was a significant victory that called for celebrations. For whatever it is, it was the beginning of a new chapter in the history of Great Britain. This day marked the
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Theresa May

The many tales of the last year of the decade (2)

When Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, announced her planned resignation for June 7, last year, it did not come as a surprise. The world had waited for three years to hear this. May took over the leadership of the Conservative Party in July 2016. At the time, she grinned from ear to ear in excitement. She harboured no thoughts of the bigger responsibilities, especially exiting the European Union.

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Hong Kong, Christmas, Protests

The many tales of 2019 (1)

The year 2019 is rolling to an end. In a few days, we will be celebrating the end of a decade that has been full of notable events. Some of the events will go down in history books as landmarks. It has been a decade when unthinkable developments took place.
It will be a massive task trying to chronicle the events of this decade. But, the past twelve months could represent the years of the decade. I decided to do a two-part snippets compilation of my thoughts on major events from January till date.

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BREAKING: Boris Johnson to announce Brexit delay due to coronavirus pandemic

UK 2019 election: Johnson’s majority was at Corbyn’s expense

The United Kingdom’s 2019 General Election is won and lost. As the results came in, the victorious party became more raucous in celebration. The clever ones among the losers are already laying out strategies on how to win the next election. The results may have come as a surprise to political amateurs, but for the experts, everything took an expected course.

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