No casualties after Russian university building partly collapses: Interfax

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian emergency services have reported no casualties after a university building in the city of St Petersburg partly collapsed on Saturday, Interfax news agency reported. Earlier Russian agencies reported that several people were trapped under debris in the building of the University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics. Reporting by Maxim Rodionov; […]

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Nigeria opposition candidate accuses government of hoping to disenfranchise electorate

ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar on Saturday said, without giving evidence, that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration hoped to disenfranchise the country’s electorate by delaying the election. He made the comment in a tweet, one of a number of messages on his Twitter feed in which he reacted to the electoral commission’s decision […]

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