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Calling On All Designers! Vogue Talents ‘Scouting For Africa’ Begins, Register Today

Vogue Talents in collaboration with Joan Okorodudu’s International Business Consortium Nigeria limited organisers of Africa’s biggest model search and owners of Ecowas Fashion Week and Africa International fashion week in partnership with Studio 24 launches “Scouting for Africa”.  Joan Okorodudu  This is a new international scouting project aimed at emerging womenswear, menswear or accessories designers of…

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Ebola: Nigerian Government Offers Drugs & Supplies Worth Over $249,000 To Sierra Leone

The Nigerian government has offered drugs and supplies worth more than $249,000 to Sierra Leone, a statement by the Ministry of Health said here on Thursday. This offering was made apart from a $3.5m donation promised by Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan toward the fight against Ebola scourge in the sub-region, said the statement signed by…

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“You’re A Political Anarchist… No President Resigns During War” – President Goodluck Jonathan To Tinubu

It therefore challenged the leadership of the All Progressives Congress to tell Nigerians where such presidents had resigned during war time. The Presidency was reacting to the demand by the leadership of the APC, including its National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, that President Goodluck Jonathan should resign because of the on-going war against the country…

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Boko Haram: Nigerian Army Releases 42 Detained Suspects In Borno State

Freedom came at last for 42 detained Boko Haram suspects Thursday in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, as the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army in Maiduguri ordered their release. According to news reports by THE WILL, the freed suspects included some Nigerians as well as other foreign nationals arrested at different times and at separate…

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Nigerian Not Doing Enough To Protect & Promote Rights Of Women & Girls -Atiku Abubakar

According to news culled from THE WILL, Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who is also a presidential aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) said Thursday that the rights of women and girls need to be protected and promoted. “As a country we are currently not doing enough in that regard, not in educating them, not in promoting…

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Governor Fashola Declares November 7 Work-Free Day To Enable Citizens Obtain Their PVCs

Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola has declared November 7 a work-free day to enable workers in the state’s employ participate in the Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs). He has also demanded explanation from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the 4.8 million registered voters figure for Lagos State. The Resident Electoral Commissioner of INEC in…

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UK Government Announces Plans To Return £6.8million From James Ibori’s Stolen Loot To Nigeria

The U.K. government is to return an additional 6.8 million pounds of the confiscated loot of former Delta Governor, James Ibori, to Nigeria. Rupert Broad, U.K. Metropolitan Police Senior Investigator, disclosed this in London on Tuesday at a meeting on “Supporting Policing in Nigeria: What Role for Police in the Nigerian Diaspora” held in the…

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2015 Elections: Buhari Pledges Support For El-Rufai’s Gubernatorial Intentions

A former Head of State, Muhammadu Buhari, has endorsed the governorship aspiration of one-time Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Nasir El-Rufai, in Kaduna State on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Mr. Buhari, himself a presidential aspirant on the party’s ticket, disclosed in Kaduna on Monday, during Mr. El-Rufai’s formal declaration…

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