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Beyonce Includes African Culture In Her Songs But Never Adds Africa To Her Tours – Dimssoo

Beyonce

Nigerian model, Dimssoo has jumped on social media to blast US singer, Beyonce. He simply revealed that she is been the reason for the flawed ideologies concerning how Africa is seen by the world. According to him, Beyonce including African culture in her music but never adding Africa to her ...

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I’m Proud Of DJ Cuppy For Making History In Africa – Femi Otedola

Femi Otedola

Popular Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola has come out to hail his daughter, DJ Cuppy over her new achievement. Recall that DJ Cuppy recently jumped on social media to announce her radio show on Apple Music. Reacting, Otedola simply wrote that he is proud of DJ Cuppy. He added that his ...

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Coronavirus Will Affect Food Production In Africa – Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex Nigeria President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has said Africa might suffer the most from the economic fall out of the pandemic if something is not done to improve agriculture in the region. Obasanjo recently said that Africa has so far escaped the worst health consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic but ...

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The Increasing Trend Of Coronavirus Cases In Africa Is Worrying – WHO

World Health Organization

The coronavirus pandemic is far from over, the World Health Organization, WHO has said. The health organization revealed this at a recent press conference in Geneva, Switzerland amid relaxing of lockdowns all across the globe. According to WHO’s Director-General, Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus, nations should keep doing all they can to ...

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We’ve Had 8,000 Coronavirus Recoveries And 1,300 Deaths In Africa – WHO

World Health Organization

The World Health Organisation, WHO has come out to say that coronavirus cases in Africa have risen to 28,000. The UN’s health agency revealed this on its official twitter account, @WHOAFRO today. WHO added that there have been 8,000 recoveries and 1,300 deaths recorded thus far. The tweet read, “Over ...

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Coronavirus Cases In Africa Is Now More Than 14,000 — WHO

World Health Organization

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo has come out to say that the number of Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Africa has risen to over 14,000. The UN’s health agency revealed this update on its official twitter account @WHOAFRO today. It read, “COVID19 cases in ...

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Every Money Made In Africa Must Stay In Africa Amid The Coronavirus Outbreak – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has come out to say that Africa and Nigeria cannot rely on China or other international superpowers amid the coronavirus outbreak. Atiku believes that if a country like America is struggling to supply its own healthcare workers with personal protective equipment, Africa cannot think they ...

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Africa Has Lower Coronavirus Cases Because Our Testing Capacity Is Low – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar

Ex vice president, Atiku Abubakar has come out to warn Nigeria and other African countries that the worst of the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease is yet to come. In a recent statement, Atiku talked about how the lack of capable hands in the present Nigerian government led by President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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Take Care During The Coronavirus Outbreak, But Deaths Will Not Reduce In Africa – Seun Kuti

Seun Kuti

Popular singer, Seun Kuti has sent a message to Africans as coronavirus keeps spreading across the continent. The musician urged everyone to take good care of themselves as the dreaded coronavirus keeps spreading all over the world. According to him, our leaders keep spending money on defense rather than its ...

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Chimamanda Adichie Named The Most Influential Woman In Africa

Chimamanda Adichie

Popular author, Chimamanda Adichie has been named as the most influential women in Africa by Forbes. Their recent list was released recently during a summit in South Africa. Famous actress, Lupita Nyong’o also made the list from the entertainment field. Forbes added that the list will be the first African ...

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Coronavirus Has Changed My Plans To Relocate To Africa – Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey

Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey has canceled plans to relocate to Africa for up to six months this year. The social media genius recently revealed at an investor conference sponsored by Morgan Stanley that his tweets about moving to the continent were a mistake. According to him, he said what he ...

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It Is Unfortunate That The Giant Of Africa Cannot Conduct Credible Elections – Wike

Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has blasted the inability of Nigeria to conduct credible elections after various years of practising democracy in the country. He revealed this as he instituted a N100 Million Empowerment Programme for Wakirike Women from Okrika and Ogu/Bolo Local Government Areas for defending their Rivers ...

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Use The Money Used To Buy Arms And Ammunition To Feed Africans – Wanle Akinboboye

Otunba Wanle Akinboboye

Founder and President of La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort, Otunba Wanle Akinboboye has come out to say that more than 60 million jobs will be available if we can do everything required to actualize the Agenda 2063 of the African Union. He revealed this as he received an award for ...

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Trump Wants A Better Relationship Between USA And African Countries – Mike Pompeo

Donald Trump

The United States has warned Africa to not get carried away by China’s empty promises. The US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo revealed this as he wrapped up his African tour in the Ethiopian capital. According to him, China runs an authoritarian regime and they breed corruption and dependency there. ...

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Africa Cannot Tolerate A Wife Who Can’t Cook – Jaywon

Jaywon

Popular singer, Jaywon has said even if no man wants to make his wife a chef, getting married to one who does not know how to cook is not advisable. He revealed this through his Instagram page recently. According to him, even if several men would rather employ a cook ...

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African Nations Have To Do More To Eradicate Corruption ― Ibrahim Magu

Ibrahim Magu

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has asked African nations to accept measures that will curb corruption in Africa. Ibrahim revealed this at a joint press conference in Abuja, addressed by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare and Director General of the ...

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Aliko Dangote Is Still The Richest Man In Africa

Founder and Chief Executive of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote

For the 9th consecutive year, Aliko Dangote of Nigeria has been named the wealthiest person in Africa, with an estimated net worth of $10.1billion. In a recent ranking of the world’s billionaires by Forbes, the American global media company, which concentrates on business, investment, technology, entrepreneurship and leadership, Aliko’s current ...

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Akinwumi Adesina Has Battled Problems Of Poverty In Africa Excellently – Buhari

Dr. Akinwumi Adesina

President Muhammadu Buhari is celebrating with President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, on his 60th birthday tomorrow, Feb. 6, 2020. In a recent congratulatory message by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, Buhari revealed his good wishes and prayers for longer life ...

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Nigeria’s Free Entry Visa Policy Should Be Reconsidered – Lanre Ogunsuyi

Lanre Ogunsuyi

Ex-Commissioner for Information and Communication in Ekiti, Mr. Lanre Ogunsuyi has begged the Federal Government to strengthen its database before it can be able to properly implement its “Free Entry Visa” policy to Africans. Lanre revealed this in an interview with the Newsmen on Monday in Ado-Ekiti, on the recent ...

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Nigerians In China Should Remain Indoors – NIDCOM

Abike Dabiri

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has urged Nigerians staying in China to remain indoors after the outbreak of coronavirus which has killed 132 people and infected 3,554 people already. Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO of the commission revealed this today in a statement issued by Mr. Abdur-Rahman Balogun, Head of ...

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