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  • Somalia’s deadliest bombing kills 276, injures 300

    Desperate Somalis searched for news of missing loved-ones on Monday, after a massive truck bomb in Mogadishu killed at least 276 people and left 300 injured in the deadliest ever attack to hit the conflict-torn nation. Residents...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • Pulse Radio: 10 new songs you need to hear this week

    Pulse staff picks the top 10 all new songs and latest new music releases across genres in Nigeria that you need to hear this week. Away from the bright lights of pop stars, there's a healthy dose...

    • Posted October 15, 2017
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  • AU urges actions to reduce impact of disasters in Africa

    The African Union (AU) reiterated on Friday that African governments and stakeholders must take actions in implementing policies to reduce negative impacts of disasters on the African continent. The AU made the call on the occasion of...

    • Posted October 13, 2017
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  • Campaigns close in Liberia’s crucial general elections

    Political campaigns in Liberia officially closed at midnight (1 a.m. Nigerian time) on Sunday ahead of the country’s crucial presidential and House of Representatives elections billed for Tuesday. The West African country heads to the polls with...

    • Posted October 9, 2017
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  • ZIMBABWE: Grace Mugabe warns of likely coup amid growing tension for her husband’s successor

    Grace Mugabe, the controversial wife of Africa’s oldest serving leader, Robert Mugabe has raised an alarm over a possible coup as allies of Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa threaten the lives of those who don’t support him to replace...

    • Posted October 7, 2017
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  • Who will save Nigerians abroad?

    By Adewale Kupoluyi THE latest onslaught on Nigerians took place a few days ago with the killing of one Mr. Clement Ofoma in South Africa. The 35-year-old Ofoma  was  a  native of Obosi, Idemili North Local Government...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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  • U.S. Slams Military Option In Resolving Nigeria’s Conflicts

    • Urges ‘painstaking dialogue’• Officials say govt must first resolve root causes of agitations The United States (U.S.) yesterday urged Nigeria to look beyond a military option in resolving internal conflicts. The appeal was made under the...

    • Posted September 29, 2017
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  • Nigeria exits 90 international bodies to save $70m/year

      Membership cost $70m annually From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja Nigeria has begun a process to exit 90 of 310 international organizations memberships. The decision is coming after accumulating backlog of $120 million in membership dues and other...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Transcript Of President Buhari’s Speech At 72nd United Nations General Assembly

    – STATEMENT DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 72ND SESSION OF UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY, IN NEW YORK, ON TUESDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2017 Mr....

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • UCHE NNAJI OF ‘OUCH’ HITS THIS WEEK’S OYA SPOTLIGHT

    Uchechukwu Godswill Nnaji is the Visionary and Creative Director of Nigeria’s foremost Fashion and Lifestyle brand, OUCH. Born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria, he had his primary and secondary education in Lagos before attending the University of...

    • Posted May 30, 2017
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