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Lagos Ranks Third On CNN’s List Of Most Stressful Cities In The World

According to a new study by CNN, Lagos ranks third on the list of most stressful cities in the world. The list was compiled based on factors ranging from traffic levels, public transport, percentage of green spaces, financial status of citizens including debt levels, physical and mental health, and the hours of sunlight the city gets per year.…

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Buhari Has Not Disappointed Me —Obasanjo Tells Amanpour

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed that he has not been disappointed by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking on Thursday, on a CNN global affairs interview programme hosted by Chief International Correspondent, Christiane Amanpour, Obasanjo declared that there is need to encourage Buhari to do more. He also appealed to leaders and youths…

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CNN’s Stephanie Busari Turns 40 Today! Check Out Her Gorgeous Birthday Photos

Cable Network News (CNN) Africa Editor, Stephanie Buhari turns 40 today! The award winning journalist whose extensive coverage of the missing Chibok Girls recently earned her an honorary award at the prestigious Gracie Awards, had a photo session with TY Bello and has released the gorgeous new photos to mark her special day. She also took to Instagram…

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CNN Asks Question About Buhari’s Absence From Nigeria | PHOTO

The over two-month-old medical vacation of President Muhammadu Buhari was in the global spotlight on Sunday as international news organisation, Cable News Network, CNN, made a question out of the President’s absence from Nigeria. In its foreign affairs show taggged ‘The Global Public Square’, GPS, anchored by Fareed Zakaria, CNN asked: “The head of state…

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Kudos! Nigerian Born CNN Journalist Stephanie Busari, 4 Others Honoured with Gracie Awards

Nigerian born journalist – CNN Africa’s producer and editor Stephanie Busari was among 4 others from CNN honoured with Gracie Awards, presented by the Alliance for Women in media. She was honoured for her persistent work in covering the plight of the Chibok girls and making sure the world didn’t forget their story and thousands like…

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Funke Akindele-Bello Talks to CNN’s African Voices! “Why I’m Focusing on Educating the Next Generation”

This week on CNN’s ‘African Voices’, Nigerian actress Funke Akindele talks through her career and why she’s focusing on the next generation of actors. One of Nollywood’s biggest stars, Akindele has appeared in countless films and some of the biggest sitcoms in Nigeria. Despite starting acting as a young adult, ‘African Voices’ hears how she…

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Hilarious Video: CNN’s Richard Quest Learns Pidgin, Talks About his Sexuality, Tries Nigerian Jollof !

As part of his #QuestMeansBusiness trip to Nigeria, CNN’s Richard Quest was at Terra Kulture, Lagos yesterday. He was hosted to a plate of Jollof rice at TerraKulture by the CEO, Bolanle Austen-Peters; where they discussed the cold war between Nigerian Jollof and Ghanain jollof. He also fielded questions on his perception of Lagos compared to other…

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Watch African Basketball League’s CEO Ugo Udezue Talk About Building Africa’s NBA On CNN African Voices

Ugo Udezue is a man on a mission. His goal is to create a sports empire to rival one of the most lucrative and successful franchises in the world; the NBA. His goal is to create a sports empire to rival one of the most lucrative and successful franchises in the world; the NBA. “I…

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Buhari Talks David Cameron, Corruption In Nigeria, Chibok Girls, More With CNN’s Christine Amanpour – Watch!

In the wake of British Prime Minister David Cameron’s gaffe, where he described Nigeria and Afghanistan as fantastically corrupt, (for which he has apologized – watch here) President Muhammadu Buharihas revealed that he doesn’t fault the PM as he only said what he knows and even more, Cameron’s utterance was private rather than to the media.…

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