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Joyce Banda, Former Malawi President, Endorses Ezekwesili For 2019

Joyce Banda, Former Malawi President, Endorses Ezekwesili For 2019

Foreign, International, Politics November 21, 2018 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

Former Malawi President, Joyce Banda, has endorsed the presidential candidature of Dr. Oby Ezekwesili of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN).
Banda testified that Ezekwesili “possesses the ability to fight corruption,” adding that Nigeria needs a leader like her.
Banda, who

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Garba Shehu

Takeaways From Auspicious Meeting Between Buhari And Trump, By Garba Shehu

Foreign, Opinions May 3, 2018 at 4:17 pm 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari, to the disappointment of this group, delivered a calm, brilliant performance. He refused to be provoked and did not get angry at the taunting. He instead turned his attention to the task at hand and at the end, came home satisfied that he got everything he wanted from the US administration. The Rose Garden worked out very much for him as a routine engagement, certainly not like the make-or-break meeting as some wanted it to be.

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‘If Nigeria Fails, Africa Fails’ – US Ambassador

‘If Nigeria Fails, Africa Fails’ – US Ambassador

Foreign, Lifestyle, News April 26, 2018 at 11:55 am 0 comments

At the official launch of “Know Your Rights Nigeria” mobile application, an initiative of a lawyer, Adeola Oyinlade; John Bray, the United States (US) ambassador to Nigeria has spoken that if Nigeria fails, Africa is doomed.
He stated that the economic and political advancement of other nations in Africa depends

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LUFTHANSA

Thieves Cart Away $5m Cash From Lufthansa Plane in Brazil

Foreign March 6, 2018 at 1:55 pm 0 comments

A group of thieves stole $5 million in cash, which had been due to travel from Brazil to Switzerland aboard a Lufthansa jet, at a large freight airport near Sao Paulo, police said Monday.

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South Africa’s New President Vows To Tackle Corruption

South Africa’s New President Vows To Tackle Corruption

Foreign February 15, 2018 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

South Africa’s new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, on Thursday used his first speech in office to vow to fight government corruption, in a direct reference to accusations levelled against his predecessor Jacob Zuma.
“Issues to do with corruption, issues of how we can straighten out our state-owned enterprises and how we

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President Jacob Zuma

How South African President Zuma Announced His Resignation

Foreign February 15, 2018 at 10:00 am 0 comments

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned after intense pressure from his own party.
In a televised statement he said he was quitting with immediate effect but said he disagreed with his ANC party’s decision.
The ANC had told him to step down or face a vote of no

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