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African Countries Will Become Stuck in Debt Trap: Here’s Why

African Countries Will Become Stuck in Debt Trap: Here’s Why

🕔09:18, 19.Apr 2018

Masood Ahmed, president of the Center for Global Development, a development think-tank, said that the region’s increased debt had been facilitated by commercial lenders searching for higher-yielding assets.

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Thugs Invade Nigeria Senate, Snatched the Legislature’s Ceremonial Mace

Thugs Invade Nigeria Senate, Snatched the Legislature’s Ceremonial Mace

🕔15:40, 18.Apr 2018

“All security agencies must stand on the side of due process and immediately mobilize their personnel to retrieve the mace and apprehend the mastermind and the perpetrators of this act.”

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Zimbabwe Marks Independence Day Without Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe Marks Independence Day Without Robert Mugabe

🕔15:02, 18.Apr 2018

Presiding over Wednesday’s celebrations at the national sports stadium in Harare, Emmerson Mnangagwa said: “My government has put in place measures for the holding of transparent, free, fair and credible elections.”

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Senate Summons Kemi Adeosun, Godwin Emefiele,  Mansur Dan-Ali Over Illegal $462m Withdrawal

Senate Summons Kemi Adeosun, Godwin Emefiele, Mansur Dan-Ali Over Illegal $462m Withdrawal

🕔13:14, 17.Apr 2018

Senator Samuel Anyanwu (PDP, Imo-East) said, “I have it on good authority that in March 2018, from the Federation Account, a whopping sum of $462m was withdrawn and paid for (the purchase of) helicopters to an American firm. And this is without the approval of the National Assembly or the Senate.

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Why I am Running For Second Term The Speech President Buhari Never Delivered

Why I am Running For Second Term The Speech President Buhari Never Delivered

🕔13:04, 17.Apr 2018

Muhammadu Buhari says, “I promise I will do it all over again in my second term. This is why I’m running. This is why you must re-elect me. This is how I’ll take you to the next level. May Nigeria succeed.”

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All Said, Why Should I Vote Out Buhari?

All Said, Why Should I Vote Out Buhari?

🕔17:35, 16.Apr 2018

Should I vote out Buhari because he has insisted that he will neither chop nor allow pests to feast on our commonwealth? Should I vote out Buhari because he insists that Nigerian wealth must serve us all instead of a ravenous few?

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Saraya Amos And 56 of Her Classmates Staged Daring Escape From Boko Haram Jihadists

Saraya Amos And 56 of Her Classmates Staged Daring Escape From Boko Haram Jihadists

🕔07:25, 15.Apr 2018

“We deserve equal treatment and opportunity,” Saraya said Amos, who still lives with her parents in Chibok and helps on the family farm.

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Nigeria Marks 4 Years Since Boko Haram Abducted Over 200 Chibok Girls

Nigeria Marks 4 Years Since Boko Haram Abducted Over 200 Chibok Girls

🕔10:59, 14.Apr 2018

Boko Haram has used kidnapping as a weapon of war during the conflict, seizing women and girls to act as sex slaves or suicide bombers, and men and boys to fight.

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Abiy Ahmed Holds Peaceful Dialogue, Negotiations With Opposition Leaders

Abiy Ahmed Holds Peaceful Dialogue, Negotiations With Opposition Leaders

🕔09:12, 13.Apr 2018

42-year-old Abiy Ahmed, former army officer was sworn in as premier on April 2 after his predecessor Hailemariam Desalegn resigned in February amid violent unrest that threatened the ruling EPRDF coalition’s hold on Africa’s second most populous nation.

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Violence in Nigeria Could Cost Buhari 2019 Re-Election

Violence in Nigeria Could Cost Buhari 2019 Re-Election

🕔08:58, 13.Apr 2018

“The southwestern region will again prove crucial in deciding the election,” he said, pointing to the coalition that created the ruling APC by enlisting political godfathers in the southwest to bolster northern votes.

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FEC Approves Establishment Of University For Nigerian Army

FEC Approves Establishment Of University For Nigerian Army

🕔11:42, 12.Apr 2018

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, had in June 2017, said the army had reached out to the National Universities Commission to secure approval for the university.

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Farewell To Winnie Mandela

Farewell To Winnie Mandela

🕔16:28, 11.Apr 2018

“Even at 81 (she) was one person I thought would live forever,” Bambatha Mandela said in an emotional tribute. “I had the privilege of being the first grandchild they could raise after (Nelson Mandela) returned from prison.”

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PDP And Its Many Self-Indicting ‘Looters Lists’.

PDP And Its Many Self-Indicting ‘Looters Lists’.

🕔18:11, 10.Apr 2018

Whichever way one looks at it, PDP stands heavily implicated in the wreckage of the country and try it does, it will not escape the historical indictment for such deliberate crime.

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari to Seek Re-Election in 2019

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari to Seek Re-Election in 2019

🕔09:17, 10.Apr 2018

The 75-year-old said he would seek his party’s presidential ticket to contest elections in February 2019 during a closed door meeting of the national executive committee of his All Progressives Congress (APC) party. He flew to Britain for talks with Prime Minister Theresa May a few hours later.

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The Party’s Over: APC Satan, PDP Lucifer Both Parties Are Finished!

The Party’s Over: APC Satan, PDP Lucifer Both Parties Are Finished!

🕔09:58, 9.Apr 2018

APC has three endemic problems: It’s policies are unpopular. Its policies don’t work. The APC led federal government hate everybody who does not agree with it games and scams. Its a party of incorrigible liars. The PDP wants to come back for another heist. Love or hate it, it’s time to face this reality: APC Satan and PDP Lucifer are finished!

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