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The UBA Africa Conversations 2021: Join President Kagame, Okonjo-Iweala, Elumelu, Ghebreyesus & Diop

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, is set to celebrate this year’s Africa Day in commemoration of African unity with the third edition of its annual UBA Africa Conversations, headlined by Africa’s international leaders that include the President of Rwanda, H.E Mr Paul Kagame; Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General of the World Trade Organisation(WTO); Dr…

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Buhari Off to Paris, to Participate in African Finance Summit, Will Hold Talks With French President Macron On Security

President Muhammadu Buhari will today Sunday, May 16, 2021, depart Abuja for Paris, France, on a four-day official visit to attend African Finance Summit which will be focused on reviewing African economy, following shocks from Coronavirus pandemic, and getting relief, especially from increased debt burden on countries. The Summit, to be hosted by President Emmanuel…

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Pres. Buhari’s Chief of Staff Gambari, Confirms “foolish attempt to burgle” His Residence in Aso Rock Villa

The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, has confirmed an attempt to burgle his home. Gambari in a communication by a presidential spokesman Malam Garba Shehu on Monday evening said there “was a foolish attempt” to burgle his residence at 3:00 am this morning but it turned out to be unsuccessful. Professor…

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Transcorp Delivers Across Portfolio: Increases Electricity Generating Capacity, Launches Transformative Hospitality Products, More!

Mr Tony O. Elumelu, CON, Chairman of Transcorp Shareholders salute strong Q1 2021 performance boost of profit by 2,427% Transcorp stock held by over 300,000 shareholders demonstrates leadership, resilience and commitment to Nigerian economy Shareholders of Nigeria’s leading diversified conglomerate, Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (“Transcorp”), showed their strong confidence in the Board and management,…

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“Nigeria will not seperate, it’s not acceptable to us…” – Sen. Bola Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, has called on those clamouring for secession to jettison such idea. Speaking at the Special Ramadan Prayer Tafsir (Lecture) for Lagos State and Nigeria, held at the Lagos House, Marina on Sunday, Tinubu said: ”For clamouring for war, God will not allow Nigeria to…

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Police Nab Man with Fresh Human Head & Hands in Kwara State

The Police in Kwara State have arrested a 24-year-old man, Kehinde Moses, with a bag allegedly containing a freshly severed human head and hands along Ajase-Ipo road during stop and search duty. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mohammed Bagega, made the disclosure in a statement in Ilorin on Monday. He was arrested by a team of ‘Operation Harmony’ in…

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Bill Gates & Melinda Gates are Getting a Divorce After 27 Years of Marriage

Bill Gates, co-founder and former CEO of Microsoft, and his wife, Melinda French Gates, said on Twitter on Monday that they will split up after 27 years. Gates dropped out of Harvard University to co-found technology giant Microsoft with school friend Paul Allen in 1975. Bill Gates is the fourth wealthiest person in the world, according…

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DSS Warns! Will Not Tolerate Those Inciting Disorder & Threatening the Sovereignty Existence of Nigeria

On Sunday the spokesman of the Department of State Services (DSS), Peter Afunanya, released a statement condemning anyone that inciting disorder and involved in activities of anarchy in the country. The statement with headline “DSS SUPPORTS INDIVISIBLE UNITED NIGERIA; WARNS AGAINST UNSAVOURY AND INCITING UTTERANCES” warns against self-centred individuals and groups to stop engaging in acts inimical to the peace…

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