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Tony Elumelu Speaks at Lagos State University Lecture Series, Advocates Entrepreneurship as Career Choice

African business leader and philanthropist, Mr. Tony O. Elumelu stated that the time for leadership amongst Nigerian and African Youth is now. Elumelu, who addressed the students of the Lagos State University, faculty members and officials of the Lagos State government, whilst delivering the institution’s 1st Distinguished Lecture Series in Ojo, Lagos, spoke on the topics…

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Sad! Award Winning Photojournalist Yinka Adeparusi with Naij.com Confirmed Dead in Accident

An award winning photojournalist Adeyinka Adeparusi with NAIJ.com has been confirmed dead. According to a report by the news website Adeparusi had earlier been reported missing but has now confirmed that he was involved in a motorcycle accident in Abuja and died on the spot. Yinka was last seen alive when he stepped out of…

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West Virginia Mayor Resigns After Racist Comment Calling Michelle Obama an ‘Ape in Heels’

Mayor Beverly Whaling of Clay, West Virginia has resigned following the fallout from her response to a very racist and horrible Facebook post referring to First Lady Michelle Obama as an “ape in heels.” Ms Whaling’s resignation went into effect immediately, the Associated Press reports, following comments made by Pamela Ramsey Taylor, the county’s former…

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Fani-Kayode Released After 24 Days in Detention, Thanks Everyone for Their Love, Prayers & Support

Former spokesperson of ex- President Goodluck Jonathan’s campaign organisation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has been released after spending twenty four days in detention at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC cell and Kuje prison. This was revealed in a statement released in Abuja, on Monday, by his Media Advisor, Jude Ndukwe. The statement read: “After…

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Photos as Buhari arrives Morocco for Climate Change Conference COP 22 in Marrakech

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Morocco on Monday evening, November 14 ahead of Climate Change Conference (COP-22) in Marrakech from November 14-16, 2016. Buhari was welcomed by Minister Delegate to Mr. Nasser Bourita, the minister of foreign affairs and cooperation of Morocco, at the Mogado international airport. President Buhari has been accompanied by Minister of…

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SSANU Protest Sack of 23 Colleagues in FUNAAB

Hundreds of members of the Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU) from universities in Western Zone blocked the access roads to Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB), Abeokuta, Ogun State this morning over the sack of 23 of their colleagues by the institution’s management. According to a report by The Nation, scores of  students, visitors, lecturers and other members of the university community caught…

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We Resumed Bombings Because of Army’s Presence- Niger Delta Avengers

The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) said yesterday that it resumed its bombings of oil installations because of the continued presence of Army troops in the Niger Delta. In a report by The Nation, the group said that the continued presence of troops has undermined peace talks between the region’s leaders and the government. Leaders of…

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