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Buhari Lands In Abuja

Buhari Lands In Abuja

Buhari Lands In Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari, this afternoon, arrived Abuja from London where he had been on medical leave since May 7. The Nigerian Airforce plane conveying the President arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja at 4.35. On hand to welcome him were Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President, top government officials and some state

Stars Battle For AFRIMA 2017

Stars Battle For AFRIMA 2017 The contest for this year`s All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) is set to get underway as many musicians across the continent jostle for one of  Africa’s prestigious awards. Unlike many others, AFRIMA awards stand out for its public voting procedure that embodies fairness, authenticity, creativity, excellence, integrity and transparency, qualities

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Dangote Renews Commitment To Fighting Hunger, Poverty

Dangote Renews Commitment To Fighting Hunger, Poverty The Aliko Dangote Foundation has restated its commitment to fighting hunger and malnutrition, supporting education; and economic empowerment. Zouera Youssoufou, managing director and chief executive officer of the Foundation affirmed this in an interview with TELL, where she also explained conditions under which the Foundation intervenes in areas

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Barack Obama Breaks Twitter Record For Most Likes

Barack Obama Breaks Twitter Record For Most Likes A tweet quoting Nelson Mandela by former US President Barack Obama has picked up more than 3 million likes on Twitter, breaking the record for most likes. Posted on Sunday, the tweet reached the milestone on Thursday, breaking the previous record held by singer Ariana Grande after

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Nigeria Govt To Revive 5 Fertiliser Plants

Nigeria Govt To Revive 5 Fertiliser Plants The Government of Nigeria says five fertiliser blending plants will be revived by the end of August to complement the existing 11 under the Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI). According to Mr Thomas Etuh, President, Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) who said this in Lagos on Wednesday

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Constituency Projects In Wrong Address?

Constituency Projects In Wrong Address? Femi Fakeye is a member of the Federal House of Representatives. He represents Boluwaduro/Ifedayo/Ila federal constituency in Osun State, and he is in his second term at the National Assembly in Abuja. Perhaps when his length of time there is considered, he could pass for an experienced legislator, who knows

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179 Bodies Recovered From Sierra Leone Mudslide [Video]

179 Bodies Recovered From Sierra Leone Mudslide The Red Cross confirm 179 bodies have been delivered to the central mortuary in Sierra Leone’s capital, Freetown, after a mudslide within the outskirts of the city on Monday morning. Red Cross spokesman, Abu Tarawallie, confirmed by telephone that the death toll is anticipated to rise as additional

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Ronaldo Handed 5 Match Ban For Pushing Referee

Ronaldo Handed 5 Match Ban For Pushing Referee Cristiano Ronaldo has been banned for five matches for pushing the referee after he was shown a red card against Barcelona in Real Madrid’s 3-1 Spanish Super Cup first leg victory on Sunday, the Spanish Football Federation said on Monday (August 14). Ronaldo was sent off in

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