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Guy Scott, the first white person to rule Zambia since independence from Britain in 1964, said though his skin was white, his blood was black. He told journalists on Friday in Lusaka ...
 
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President of Zambia, Michael Sata, has passed away at age 77. He died on Tuesday night at King Edward VII hospital in London after receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness, BBC reports. Sources say he died after " a sudden onset of heightened heart rate." It is unclear who ...
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The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, said on Tuesday that she did not campaign for former governor of Oyo Rasheed Ladoja neither does she have a political favorite. She warned mischief makers and political jobbers to desist from dropping her name for their political survival and ...
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Taiwan's Centre for Disease Control (CDC) on Tuesday raised the alarm level over an epidemic of dengue fever, which has caused seven deaths this year. According to CDC, as of Tuesday, Taiwan has reported 7,439 cases of dengue fever, a mosquito-borne viral disease. Among them, there were 59 ...
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A Lagos-based lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, on Tuesday filed a suit in a Federal High Court, Lagos, seeking an order to stop further inquest into the collapsed Synagogue Church building. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that on September 12th, a six-storey building within the premises ...
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Some parents and relatives of the abducted students of Government Secondary School (GSS), Chibok, Borno, have appealed to the Boko Haram sect to fulfill its promise of releasing their daughters. They made the appeal in telephone interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on ...
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An Israeli court on Tuesday sentenced an Israeli polygamist to 30 years imprisonment for sex crimes against a host of women he coerced into living with him in a sect-like residence in south Tel Aviv. Goel Ratzon, 64, was convicted in September, after a four-year high-profile trial, of ...
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Ghanaian Diplomat Kofi Annan is speaking up about the Ebola Virus Disease and epidemic that has been getting worse over the past months. The spread has since extended beyond West Africa but Kofi Annan is of the opinion that the only way the world can combat the virus is by going through West ...
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For years now there have been speculations and rumours circulating the media about Bill Cosby and several rape cases. In earlier years, 13 women accused the American comedian and TV legend of rape and the cases were all settled out of court. Now, another woman is stepping forward with an ...
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An angry father, Kevin Jones, scolded his 10-year-old daughter on Facebook this morning for lying about her age, dating boys, and having social media accounts. In addition to embarrassing her on social media, he is making his daughter wear a t-shirt with the inscription, "I am 10 years old" on ...
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Danjuma Garba, the Director, FCT Directorate of Road Transport Services (DRTS) says the agency has upgraded its operational facilities to meet the demands of motorists. Garba said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Abuja. The VIO boss, who assumed duty ...
Senegalese Boys Bullied at US School
Two Senegalese brothers who recently emigrated to the United States, where attacked by some of their fellow school students, after being called "Ebola." The boys who are 11 and 13 years old respectively, and are in the sixth and eight grade, were beaten up at I.S. 318 school in Tremont, New ...
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The Senate is set to adopt the proposed $78 as the country’s oil price benchmark for 2015 fiscal year. The disclosure was made on Tuesday at the joint meeting on 2015-2017 Medium Term Expenditure Framework organised by Senate Joint Committees in Abuja. The Committees are Finance, National ...
PIC. 15. NFA FACTIONAL CHAIRMAN, MR CHRIS GIWA RESUMES IN ABUJA
Chris Giwa, the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) Chairman who was restored to office on Thursday by a Jos court ruling, on Monday resumed duties at the association’s secretariat in Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Giwa, alongside some members of his board who were ...
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Nigerian oil tycoon Femi Otedola, who reportedly became at least $398 million richer between March 3 and June 2 this year, is on the cover of Forbes Africa's November 2014 issue. Forbes Africa Magazine describes Femi Otedela as ‘The Billionaire Who Bounced Back’ and he covers the magazine ...
Twice as 9ice
 Nigerian singer politician, 9ice is brushing off the haters as he moves forward with his political ambitions. As you will recall, he is planning to run for political office in 2015 for a seat in House of Representatives, representing the Ogbomoso North Constituency in the National ...
President Goodluck Jonathan - November 2013 - BellaNaija
President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday in Abuja restated Federal Government’s displeasure over the continued stigmatisation of Nigerians by some countries over the Ebola virus disease. A statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati, quoted the president as ...
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A federal judge has declared that Dominic Adesanya, the 23-year-old Nigerian-American man who jumped over the White House fence, is mentally incompetent to stand trial. Daily Mail reports that he was "dragged screaming out of a courtroom" on Monday. 'You can't do this to me! Somebody please ...
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Some leaders of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State are angry with First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan for her alleged interference in the state's party affairs. According to Punch, she is asking the party to "accommodate" former governor of the state Rashidi Ladoja in ...
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Rivers State governor, Rotimi Amaechi, is refuting claims made by the presidency, that he made derogatory comments about First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan. You will recall that it was reported that Amaechi said the First Lady was angry with him because of his refusal to illegally share the ...
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The French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius, and his German Counterpart, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, on Monday proposed the establishment of an EU-led humanitarian mission to combat Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The Franco-German initiative was announced in Abuja at a trilateral meeting with ...

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