Lagos ex-governor wins Nigeria ruling party’s nomination • FRANCE 24 English

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In Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari cannot run again, his ruling APC party has picked Former Lagos State governor Bola Tinubu as candidate for the 2023 presidential elections.  Belgium’s King Philippe expressed his “deepest regrets” to DR Congo during a landmark trip, telling the country that Belgian colonial rule was unjustifiable and racist. And June 8th marks World Oceans Day, we head to kenya where conservationists are replanting coral reefs. 

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