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Okorocha May Unveil Giant Statue Of Liberia’s Ellen Johnson Sirleaf During Her Visit

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has on his Twitter announced that Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will be visiting. Okorocha shared a photo of Sirleaf with the caption: “The Liberian President, Mrs Ellen Johnson Sirleaf set to arrive our dear Imo State for a two day working visit on Thursday 9th Nov. 2017.” The Liberian President, Mrs Ellen Johnson…

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Dangote Commits $100 Million To Fight Malnutrition In Nigeria

The recently concluded Global Nutrition Summit 2017, held in Milan convened governments, international agencies, civil society organisations and businesses to accelerate the global response to malnutrition, the cause of nearly half of all global child deaths. A major highlight of the Summit was the pledge by the Aliko Dangote Foundation to invest $100 Million over five years to tackle malnutrition…

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Residents Flee Into Bushes As Terrorists Invade Adamawa Community

There is an ongoing gun battle between the Nigerian military and Boko Haram terrorists in a community in Adamawa State, the state Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Ahmad Sajoh revealed this on Monday, November 6, 2017. Sajoh said the terrorists invaded Gulak, the headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State, and opened fire on residents as troops…

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Britain’s Opposition Calls For Probe As Queen ‘Named’ In Tax Evasion Scheme

Britain’s main opposition party has called for a public inquiry after the Paradise Papers named Queen Elizabeth II and a donor to the ruling Conservatives as users of controversial offshore tax avoidance services. Former Conservative deputy Chairman, Michael Ashcroft, widely known as Lord Ashcroft, was also identified in the papers. A BBC programme on Sunday,…

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PDP Wins 14 LG Chairmanship Position, 3 Delayed

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has swept the 14 chairmanship election results released by the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) in Saturday’s local government election. The party also swept all ward counselorship positions in 11 Local Government Areas also announced by the commission. The Chairman of ENSIEC, Dr Mike Ajogwu, announced the results at…

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Buhari Administration Is winning The Battle To Rejig The Economy – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has declared that the Muhammadu Buhari administration is winning the battle to revive the economy. He made this known in Lagos during a press conference titled, ‘The Muhammadu Buhari administration is putting the economy on a winning path’, saying the impact of its economic policies will…

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Enugu LG Polls: 3 Arrested, 2 Wounded In Explosion Near Polling Station

The Enugu State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of three persons in connection with  minor explosion which occurred on Saturday, about 400 metres away from a polling station at Coal Camp, in the Enugu metropolis. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the polling station was one of the designated centres for Saturday’s…

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Kaduna To Replace Teachers Who Failed Primary Four Exam

Kaduna State Executive Council has approved the outcome of the primary four teachers’ competency test and directed immediate process for recruiting 25,000 teachers to replace those who failed the examination. The names of the 11,220 out of the 33,000 primary school teachers that passed primary four competency test conducted by Kaduna government has been released.…

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