West Africa

By IAfrica
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Oct 24th, 2014
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President Goodluck Jonathan will today depart for Israel on pilgrimage. A statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, said Dr. Jonathan will be accompanied by the Chaplain of the Presidential Villa, Venerable Obioma Onwuzurumba and his principal aides. Apart from visiti...
By IAfrica
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Oct 24th, 2014
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Members of the Ekiti State House of Assembly has appealed to Governor Ayo Fayose not to endanger the lives of its members by peddling unfounded allegations that it is planning to impeach him. Noting that they nursed no such plans either individually or collectively, the lawmakers said such allegation...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 21st, 2014
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Nigeria’s Senate President, David Mark, has insisted on the full implementation of the 2014 national budget ahead of the presentation of next year’s Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly. Mark made this known during the Civil Society Organisations/Non-Governmental Organisations Roun...
By IAfrica
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Oct 21st, 2014
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Kidnappers in Rivers State now collect their ransom by forcing their victims to reveal their Personal Identification Numbers which they use to withdraw their money and thereafter release them. This was contained in a statement released by the Rivers State Police Command in Port Harcourt by the Police...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 21st, 2014
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Authorities of the Nigerian Law School has laid to rest controversies surrounding the mass failure of students in its 2013/2014 August Bar 2 Exam. The school said those who were retaking the exam were the ones that recorded mass failure. According to the Secretary to the Council of Legal Education an...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 21st, 2014
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2013 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Anna Ebiere Banner this morning posted a picture of herself in her new school, Middlesex University, Dubai, London’s first and only campus in the U.A.E. Anna is said to be studying journalism....
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 21st, 2014
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The vice president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Seyi Akinwunmi, has said the country could host the Africa Cup of Nations if asked by the Confederation of African Football. Akinwunmi told Goal Nigeria has the capacity to host the continent’s biggest soccer tournament if Morocco withdraws...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 21st, 2014
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Some students of the Nigerian Law School have responded to the statements made by the Director of Administration of the Law School yesterday (read here), calling it appalling, contradictory and a blatant lie. They have written to explain some facts that they say are easily evidenced by the law school...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 21st, 2014
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Sen. Bukola Saraki Former governor of Kwara State and Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commended health workers in the country for halting the spread of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD in the country. “I join Nigerians all over the world to ce...
By IAfrica
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Oct 21st, 2014
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Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has promised to ensure that women get their rightful place in his administration. Fayose stated this during the swearing-in of the newly appointed secretary to the state government, Dr (Mrs) Modupe Alade and inauguration of his special assistants yesterday in A...