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Abuja Centenary City, a smart, inter-connected urban centre that draws on the latest technologies, will have a central business district, a financial centre, a museum and cultural centre to promote African and global arts, world-class hotels, business and technology parks, residential districts, an 18-hole golf course, and industry centres, sports
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There is a serious unemployment crisis looming over Africa. A report by Tony Blair’s Institute for Global Change said that there will be 50 million unemployed youth in Africa by 2040 – just 23 years from now, which could cause considerable havoc on the continent. Unemployment is already a major
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Residents of Ibadan, Oyo State, who were affected by the Tuesday 20th June flooding have called on the state government to come to their aid, saying their property and means of livelihood were destroyed in the incident. Several houses, church buildings and vehicles were submerged after a downpour caused flooding
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These white clad ladies and gentlemen are often not the kind of people, Nigerians want to see on the street. They are usually seen along the corridors of hospitals and clinics and at the bedside of patients; not on the streets. However, there was pandemonium at the Ministry of Health
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A 46 year-old pastor, Joseph Afolayan, who was arrested by the police in Osun State for alleged fraud, has attempted to hang himself in the police cell. Our correspondent gathered that Afolayan, a pastor with Freed Zone Church in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, was arrested alongside his female friend, Miss
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The Nile River has long been synonymous with Egypt, flowing past the gargantuan Aswan Dam, the Great Pyramids at Giza and the Lighthouse of Alexandria. However, the ownership of this mighty source of fresh water is heavily disputed, leading to tremendous tension between the countries of the Nile River Basin,
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Some unknown gunmen stormed a Turkish School, Nigerian Tulip International Colleges (NTIC), in Isheri, Ogun State on Friday night and abducted three female students, three female supervisors, a female cook, and a female teacher (Turkish). A statement issued by the school’s spokesman, Cemal Yigit, said the kidnappers breached the school’s
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Some unknown gunmen stormed a Turkish School, Nigerian Tulip International Colleges (NTIC), in Isheri, Ogun State on Friday night and abducted three female students, three female supervisors, a female cook, and a female teacher (Turkish). A statement issued by the school’s spokesman, Cemal Yigit, said the kidnappers breached the school’s
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A soldier, Musa Lawal, attached to the 13th Brigade of the Nigerian Army was on Thursday kidnapped by unknown gunmen along the busy Calabar Road in Calabar, Cross River State. Lawal had just stepped out of the bank when the gunmen bundled him into a waiting vehicle and whisked him
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A sales boy, Akeem Tajudeen, has been stabbed to death in Ilaje Otumara, in the Iponri area of Lagos State, by some hoodlums. It was reported that 23-year-old Akeem was stabbed on Monday with a knife by one Abeeb, who allegedly claimed that Akeem came to a birthday party on