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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


    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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                Global Risk Of China Virus is High, Not Moderate – WHO

                World Health Organization

                The World Health Organization has said the global risk from the deadly virus in China is high, accepting a mistake in its previous reports which revealed that it was moderate. According to the health body, the risk of the outbreak is very high in China, high at the regional level ...

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                  Health Experts Need To Embark On Lassa Fever Awareness Campaigns – Mohammad Manhoud

                  Mohammed Mahmoud

                  Minister of Environment, Dr. Mohammad Manhoud has ordered every environmental health expert at the federal, state and local government levels to embark on awareness campaigns aimed at controlling the spread of Lassa Fever. Speaking to the media today on the report from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, that ...

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                    We Are Prepared For Any Lassa Fever Eventuality ― NAUTH


                    The Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital NAUTH, Nnewi, Anambra State has said its workers are prepared to battle any outbreak of the ravaging Lassa Fever epidemic that is affecting the nation. Chairman, Medical and Advisory Committee, CMAC, Dr Joseph Ugboaja, revealed this recently as he spoke to newsmen at NAUTH ...

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                      Nigeria Is Failing To Live Up To Its Potential – Professor Yima Sen

                      Professor Yima Sen

                      The Director-General of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Professor Yima Sen has said he believes the country will be better soon because it is only a traumatized nation right now, not a failed state. He revealed this as he spoke to newsmen recently about the state of the nation. According to ...

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                        President Muhammadu Buhari Set To Attend UK-Africa Summit In London


                        President Muhammadu Buhari is set to leave Abuja for London tomorrow to partake in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday, January 20, 2020. The summit, hosted by the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, will unite African leaders, international business chief executives, and heads of international organisations. A recent ...

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                          I Will Be Africa’s Number 1 Singer Very Soon – Skiibii

                          Skiibii – Mana Girlis [AuDio]

                          Popular singer, Skiibii has come out to brag about being the biggest artiste in Africa very soon. According to him, he intends to be the best thing on the continent when it comes to music in the nearest future. He added that his fans should mark his words. See what ...

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                            I Cannot Be Stressed – Wizkid

                            Wizkid – Show Me The Money

                            Popular singer, Wizkid has told the world how he reacts to people that offend him. According to him, anytime he gets pissed off by someone, he plays out different reactions in his head and choose the best way to react to the person involved. He added that no man or ...

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                              People Tell Me How Lit Nigeria Is – Lil Wayne

                              Lil Wayne

                              Popular rapper, Lil Wayne has said he fancies the idea of visiting Nigeria very soon. The lyricist revealed this during an interview in America when he was asked one place in the world that he would love to visit in the future. His reply was, “I have never been to ...

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                                Border Closure Is Not Against Free Trade Agreement – Minister of Agriculture

                                Sabo Nanono

                                The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono has said Federal Government’s closure of the Nigerian border does not go against the free trade agreement in the West African sub-region. Sabo, who disclosed this on Sunday in Abuja, said the border closure is meant to protect Nigeria and Nigerians ...

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                                  I Thank Germany For Recognizing EFCC’s Efforts – Ibrahim Magu

                                  Ibrahim Magu

                                  The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has praised the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Lagos for persistently improving its relationship with the Commission. He disclosed this as he received fifty pieces of seats donated by the German Embassy to the ...

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                                    I Will Partner With Egypt’s President To Eradicate Terrorism In Africa – Buhari


                                    President Muhammadu Buhari and Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi have promised to unite to get rid of terrorism in parts of Africa. Both leaders made this pledge in a statement by Mr. Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, in Abuja on Thursday. According to ...

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                                      Africa Is Cardi B’s Home – Davido


                                      Popular singer, Davido has jumped on social media to welcome American rap star, Cardi B to Africa. US rapper, Cardi B, who recently released a clip showing she was on her way has gotten a welcome message in advance from Omo Baba Olowo himself. David simply shared her video with ...

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                                        94% Nigerians Do Not Wash Their Hands Properly – UNICEF


                                        The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has said 94 per cent of Nigerians do not practice proper hand washing in the country. A UNICEF rep, Mr Oumar Doumbouya, disclosed this yesterday in Abuja during the 2019 Global Handwashing Day Celebration with the theme: “Clean Hands for All” According ...

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