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Telecoms Giant Etisalat Launches First Pan African Prize For Celebrating First Time Writers

The Etisalat Prize for Literature is the first ever pan-African prize to applaud first time writers of published fiction novels. The prize will bring together high profile writers, book critics and academics from across the continent and beyond to identify new writers of African descent. From keeping you talking on your mobile phones, Etisalat Nigeria…

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OTC Market: UBA, Other Settlement Banks Sign Agreement With CSCS

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc in conjunction with other settlement banks appointed by the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) on Monday, June 10, 2013 signed an agreement with Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS) preparatory to the commencement of operations in July.Directors of CSCS, The NASD and four settlement banks including UBA Plc, Guaranty…

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Shareholders Commend UBA Management For 2012 Financial Performance

Shareholders of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc have commended the board and management for the Bank’s sterling performance and dividend payment to investors during the financial year ended December 31, 2012. Chairman of UBA Chief Israel Ogbue The shareholders, who approved the payment of N0.50 per share at the Bank’s Annual General Meeting (AGM)…

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Saturday Fashion News Roundup! ‘Nigeria’s Next Top Designer’ Announced, African Textiles On Display At Indianapolis Museum Of Art, Lizzy Okpo Styles Solange Knowles For Brooklyn Magazine Cover

Hello Fashion lovers, your weekly &#39Saturday Fashion News Roundup&#39 from OnoBello.com is here to dish out hot news around the world in fashion, so sit tight and read on. It&#39s the perfect way to get your weekend going. New Show, ‘Nigeria’s Next Top Designer’ Announced As Africa Searches For TalentNigeria’s Next Top Designer is an…

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Jonathan Approves Order Proscribing Boko Haram And Ansaru, Supporters To Face Prosecution Under Terror Act

President Goodluck Jonathan reinforced his pledge to end terrorism in Nigeria on Tuesday with his formal approval of the proscription of Boko Haram and authorized the gazetting of an order declaring the group’s activities illegal and acts of terrorism.  A statement by Reuben Abati, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, said, the order…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column. Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Lamido Sanusi, was on Wednesday awarded the accolade of Central Bank Governor of the Year, by the African Banker Awards. An oil tanker was on Tuesday attacked…

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Saturday Fashion News Roundup! Naomi Campbell Set To Launch New Perfume And Miss Ghana 2012 Releases New Promo Photos In Duaba Serwa Creations

Hello Fashion lovers, your weekly &#39Saturday Fashion News Roundup&#39 from OnoBello.com is here to dish out hot news around the world in fashion, so sit tight and read on. It&#39s the perfect way to get your weekend going. International Model, Naomi Campbell Set To Launch Queen of Gold Perfume Next MonthIn June 2013, Naomi Campbell…

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The Future Awards Goes Continental For Season 8 As The African Union Turns 50!

The Central Working Committee for The Future Awards has announced the formal calendar of activities for The Future Awards 2013, which is the 8th season of the awards – and the formal statement comes with a big announcement! Tony Elumelu “It has been seven years of inspiring young Nigerian leaders across the country,” said Chude…

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