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Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo on Monday said the French capital would give its full backing for the city to organise the 2024 Olympic Games.
Jean-Marie Le Pen, founder of France’s far-right National Front (FN), announced Monday he was withdrawing his candidacy in forthcoming regional elections following a fierce and very public spat with his daughter, FN leader Marine Le Pen.
Hungary’s far-right Jobbik party has snatched a parliamentary seat from Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s centre-right Fidesz in a by-election in western Hungary on Sunday, preliminary results showed.
The party of Nigeria’s president-elect Muhammadu Buhari has retained the Lagos state governorship, the electoral commission said on Sunday, consolidating his administration’s power by giving it control of the commercial capital.