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Obasanjo Says Nigeria Is Becoming A Failed, Divided State Under Buhari

Once again, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has taken a jab at the Buhari-led administration, saying that Nigeria is slowly becoming a failed and divided state under this government. Obasanjo disclosed this while delivering a speech titled, ‘Moving Nigeria Away from Tipping Over’ at a consultative dialogue attended by various socio-cultural groups including Afenifere, Middle Belt Forum, Northern Elders…

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COVID-19: Governors Discuss Reopening Of Economy, Other Pressing Issues

On Wednesday July 8, members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) held a virtual meeting to discuss issues affecting the country, including impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on citizens and the economy. At the conference which was presided by the NGF Chairman and Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, the governors resolved to approve the work of…

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APC Dissolves NEC, Alapa-Led Non-NWC Forum Over “Leadership Failure”

A forum of the Non-National Working Committee of All Progressives Congress (APC) has dissolved its executive, hitherto led by Hon Nelso Alapa. The action followed the decision of the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting to dissolve the National Working Committee (NWC) at the Thursday meeting earlier. Addressing newsmen in Abuja, the acting publicity secretary, Muhammad…

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Tony Elumelu Gives CNN A Behind The Scenes Look At His Foundation’s Entrepreneurship Forum

Tony Elumelu gives CNN’s African Voices a behind the scenes look at one of Africa’s largest events for aspiring entrepreneurs, the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship (TEF) Forum. The 2019 edition of the packed event which included a delightful coalition of masterclasses from seasoned professionals, riveting plenary sessions, and a memorable interactive session with the Founder, Tony…

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Empowering Young African Entrepreneurs: African Presidents, Global Leaders Tackle Job Creation, Youth Empowerment at the 2019 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum

At the recently concluded 5th edition of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum, five African Presidents and thousands of young African entrepreneurs converged at the most influential gathering in the African entrepreneurship ecosystem. Job creation and youth empowerment were the key themes tackled at the Forum. The Tony Elumelu Foundation, which has been at the…

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Femi Otedola, Naomi Campbell, Ruth Osime & More Attend André Leon Talley’s Film Screening At Arise Talks 2019

On Saturday, 20 April 2019, The Arise Talks forum of Arise Fashion Week 2019 held its finale at the 2nd Floor Presentation Space, Lagos Continental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos with Femi Otedola, Naomi Campbell and other high-profile guests in attendance. The forum was a conversation with legendary American fashion journalist, André Leon Talley who also screen his latest documentary, The Gospel According…

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Bella Disu, Bola Adesola And Other Business Leaders Arrive Kigali For Africa CEO Forum

The Executive Vice Chairman of Globacom, Mrs Bella Disu, is among African business leaders who have arrived in Kigali, Rwanda, for the 2019 Africa CEO Forum which begins on Monday.  Amadou Gon Coulibaly, Prime Minister of Côte d’Ivoire; Philippe Le Houerou of International Finance Corporation; Chairman of Seplat Petroleum, ABC Orjiako; Senior Vice Chairman of Standard…

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