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By IAfrica
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Apr 23rd, 2014
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The United States has warned Russia to tone down its aggressive rhetoric on Ukraine, or face further sanctions, the BBC reports. US Secretary of State John Kerry told his Russian counterpart over the phone that Moscow must call for pro-Russian gunmen to lay down their weapons. Kiev and the West say M...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Singing duo MamuZEE TwiNs were attacked by armed robbers on Gwagwalada road, in Abuja yesterday April 22nd while returning from the immigration office. The gunmen, believed to be armed robbers, shot at them and shattered their car. The Twins are currently at the hospital now, but are said to be doing...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Nollywood actor Chris Nkulor has passed on after a battle with a kidney related disease. He died yesterday at Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching hospital Ile-Ife where he was undergoing treatment for the ailment. May his soul rest in peace. Amen....
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Apr 23rd, 2014
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The Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in The Gambia on Saturday celebrated its 204th anniversary of the proclamation of the Venezuelan independence. The occasion that gathered diplomats and ambassadors was held at the Ambassador’s residence in Fajara. On the 19th of April 181...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Apr 23rd, 2014
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The Management Development Institute (MDI) last Friday held a three-day training workshop on leadership and corporate-building skills for heads of institutions, at Sindola Safari Lodge, Kanilai. The training that drew participants from key head of institutions across the country was designed to give ...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Apr 23rd, 2014
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The presiding Bishop of King Jesus Ministries Incorporation, in his Easter message has disclosed to the congregation that “God’s nature is love without condition.”  According to him, everyone must bear in mind that the sinful nature of man constantly rebels against God and all ...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Apr 23rd, 2014
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One Omar Jarju was on Thursday arraigned before the Brikama Magistrates’ Court, presided over by Magistrate Dayoh M. Small Dago, charged with obtaining money by false pretense, contrary to the Laws of The Gambia. He is jointly charged with one Dr Labaiwa now at large. The particulars of the off...
By IAfrica
In Gambia
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Lawyer Borry S Touray, the defense counsel for the 14 accused persons in the criminal trial involving the state against his clients, Tuesday made a no-case-to-answer submission on behalf of his clients before Magistrate Dayoh M Small Dago of the Brikama Magistrates’ Court. In his submissions, l...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Lagos State House of Assembly has postponed the confirmation of a nominee of Governor Babatunde Fashola, Mr Adisa Ipaye, as a member of the state Audit Service Commission for not presenting his resident’s registration card. The lawmaker disclosed this yesterday at the plenary session when Ipaye...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 23rd, 2014
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President Goodluck Jonathan has agreed that the University of Lagos should keep its identity ,pending the resolution of the National Assembly on the issue. It would be recalled that Jonathan had on June 12, 2012 announced the change of the institution from University of Lagos to Moshood Abiola Univer...