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The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Catch up on the evening's news.
Catch up on the evening's news.
Image: Shutterstock/Vladimir Zhoga

EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING, brings you the five biggest stories of the day.

1. #END OF AN ERA: President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe has resigned from his position having ruled the African state for 37 years.

2. #UNDER PRESSURE: Tánaiste and former Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald is facing questions about what she knew and when about a strategy to attack the credibility of Maurice McCabe.

3. #STUMBLING BLOCKS: As both parties head to Downing Street, DUP leader Arlene Foster says Sinn Féin’s ‘glorification of terrorism’ isn’t helpful.

4. #HUNTERS: One of Ireland’s top gardaí has criticised groups engaging in vigilante activity to try to ’trap’ online predators.

5. #MOVE THE DIAL: Journalist and presenter Sarah McInerney is leaving her role at Newstalk.

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