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See You In Tokyo! Fireworks & Fanfare As #Rio2016 Olympics Come To An End

  The Rio 2016 Olympic Games came to a very colourful end yesterday at the Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. The closing ceremony witnessed a vibrant and spectacular showcase of the Brazilian arts and culture. Athletes from around the world also flew their countries’ flags in a fun parade at the ceremony. The event…

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We Brought Buhari To Salvage Nigeria & He Has Not Disappointed Us – Obasanjo

At a reception held in his honour in Yola, Taraba State, former president Olusegun Obasanjo reiterated his confidence in President Muhammad Buhari to take Nigeria to the promise land while saying he and four others from different parts of the country came together and made the decision to salvage the country by backing Buhari at…

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Bukola Saraki Renovates Late Rasheed Yekini’s Mother’s House, Hires Domestic Staff & Upgrades Her Business

  A few months after pictures surfaced online of late Nigerian football legend, Rasheed Yekini’s mother looking neglected, the Senate President, Dr.Bukola Saraki has hired a maid and a nurse to take care of the woman, Sikirat Yekini. Saraki, represented by the Director of Football, Abubakar Bukola Saraki FC, Alloy Chukwuemeka, disclosed this on Friday in Ijagbo, Oyun…

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CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele Is The New President Of African Central Banks

 Godwin Emefiele with the out-going president, Lucas Nchama  The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has been elected as the President of the Association of African Central Banks (AACB). Emefiele, who was elected at the 39th Ordinary meeting of the Assembly of Governors of the AACB, will be president of the association for…

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Pastor Tunde Bakare Pays President Buhari A Visit At Aso Villa, Urges Nigerians To Exercise Patience As True Change Takes Time

Pastor Tunde Bakare of the Latter Rain Assembly yesterday paid President Muhammadu Buhari a visit at the Presidential Villa. The presidency shared photos from his visit on the president’s official Twitter account writing, “Pastor Tunde Bakare, my running mate in 2011, visited this afternoon. Tunde is a man whose counsel I greatly respect.” Responding to…

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US Secretary Of State, John Kerry Scheduled To Visit Nigeria This August

United States of America’s Secretary of State, John Kerry will be in Nigeria from Tuesday, 23rd to Wednesday, 24th August. Kerry is reportedly visiting to discuss the fight against terrorism with President Muhammadu Buhariand the governors of the 19 northern states. According to a statement released by the Information Office of the US Embassy in Nigeria, “Kerry…

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#Rio2016: Usain Bolt Wins His 3rd Consecutive 200M Olympic Gold

  World champion, Usain Bolt has won his third consecutive 200m gold medal at the Olympics after he beat other competitors at the 200m final race in Rio. The Jamaican completed the race in 19.78 seconds while Canada’s Andre Grasse clinched the silver in 20.02 seconds and France’s Christophe Lemaitre, bronze. Photo credit: Getty Images…

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