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Wednesday, August 14 Stephblog giveaway winners

Wednesday, August 14 Stephblog giveaway winners Thank you all for participating today. Winners are to be picked each day until Friday. The participant with the highest point will be announced on Friday. Today’s winners are: Adedeji Adeola      3 points Micheal         2 points Paula      …

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First brush with love

Lydia ran as fast as her short legs could take her into the Senate building of the university where she was studying. At barely 4ft 5inches, she was a great athlete and had the trophies and medals to show for it. She had an appointment to catch up with and …

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SEX: A MENACE BESETTING THIS ‘WOKE’ GENERATION

In years before, sex was considered a sacred act that was supposed to be consummated between husband and wife. In fact, in the ancient times, sex and virginity was closely associated with virtue. Ladies and men who didn’t have sex before marriage were accorded respect and those who it was …

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Heroine and Its Controversy

Heroin and Its History Heroin, the assailant whose accidental discovery was utterly for pure purposes before becoming one of the most feared additives of all time. Heroin was synthesized from morphine in 1874 though earlier discoveries had been dated as far back as around 3400 BC,

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Weightlifting: Five Russian athletes provisionally suspended by world body

2012 Olympics bronze medallist Ruslan Albegov is one of the five suspended athletes.PHOTO: AP (REUTERS) – Five Russian weightlifters have been provisionally suspended for potential doping violations based on data retrieved from a Moscow laboratory, the sport’s governing body has said. The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) said it suspended the athletes “in …

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Tennis: Kerber knocked out by Estonian Kontaveit in Cincinnati

Germany’s Kerber returns a shot to Anett Kontaveit of Estonia.PHOTO: AFP CINCINNATI, Ohio (REUTERS) – Estonian Anett Kontaveit ousted German 13th seed Angelique Kerber 7-6(7) 6-2 in the opening round of the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday (Aug 13). The 23-year-old Kontaveit came from 5-3 down and saved a set point …

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