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Calling on Abia Indigenes & Nigerians! DON LULU FOUNDATION Officially Launches this Wednesday, June 27th!

Join Business man Lucky Igbokwe popularly known as Don Lulu (@donlulu_mayor) as he celebrates his birthday with the official launch of his foundation- DON LULU FOUNDATION (@donlulufoundation) this Wednesday, 27th of June 2018, in Ohuhu Umuahia North Local Government Area in Abia State, Nigeria. The DON LULU FOUNDATION (DLF), is a private foundation founded by…

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Presidency Rebukes PDP National Chairman, Secondus Over Letter To The United Nations

The Presidency says the letter written by the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mr. Uche Secondus to the United Nations Secretary General accusing President Muhammadu Buhari of several allegations “confirms the opposition party as a bad loser, desperate for another chance after they were kicked out for failing the nation and its…

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Aisha Buhari To Be Appointed UNAIDS Special Ambassador

Wife of the president Aisha Buhari will on Monday by appointed a special ambassador for the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/ AIDS (UNAIDS). According to Punch, this was announced in a statement released by the Communications and Global Outreach Officer of UNAIDS Nigeria, Charles-Martin Jjuuko. Michel Sidibe, Under-Secretary of UNAIDS, will make the appointment on Monday, Jjuuko said. Buhari’s role…

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 UN Appoints Nigeria’s Obiakor To Investigate Burundian killings

The United Nations has appointed retired Lt.-Gen. Chikadibia Obiakor of Nigeria to head a special investigation into the killing of some Burundian refugees in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General in New York and was announced by the…

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United Nations Condemns Death Of Protesters’ In Iran, Calls For Respect For Protesters’ Rights

United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres has expressed his “regret” at the rising death toll in the ongoing anti-government protests in Iran and has called on the Islamic Republic to respect the rights of peaceful protesters. About 21 persons have lost their lives in the clashes across the country and Police have arrested hundreds of demonstrators…

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Nigeria To Become World’s Third Most Populated Nation By 2050 – UN

According to a United Nations report launched recently, Nigeria’s population, which is currently the 7th largest in the world, is expected to surpass the United State’s to become the 3rd largest by 2050. With 83 million people added to the world’s population every year, Nigeria’s population is the fastest growing among the 10 most populous countries in the…

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Nigeria Is The 146th Country To Endorse Paris Climate Change – United Nations

The UN says Nigeria is the 146th country to endorse the Paris Climate Change agreement as the country presented its endorsement on Tuesday. Santiago Villalpando, Chief of the Treaty Section of the UN, stated this at the presentation of the Climate Change Endorsement instrument by Nigeria’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to UN, Prof. Tijani Bande. The Paris climate…

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Boko Haram Ambushes Humanitarian Escort Convoy Leaving 5 People With Wounds

  Troops returning from Bama on humanitarian escort duty, were ambushed enroute Maiduguri by suspected remnants of Boko Haram terrorists hiding in Meleri village, a few kilometres from Kawuri, Channels TV reports. The Nigerian troops however, successfully cleared the ambush and exploited up to Afunori. According to Acting Director Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani Usman, two…

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Seyi Shay & Artists From Around The World Star In The Remake Of Spice Girls’ ‘Wannabe’ For UN Campaign

  Seyi Shay and other artists from around the world including Gigi Lamayne andMoneoa from South Africa, Bollywood actress,Jacqueline Fernandez,M.O from the UK, Taylor Hatala from Canada and Larsen Thompson from the USA collaborated on a remake of Spice Girls’video for their song ‘Wannabe’which was done 20 years ago. Directed by MJ Delaney, The video…

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