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East African banks dominate 2018 African Banker Awards

Winners of the 2018 African Banker Awards have been announced at a prestigious Gala Dinner in Busan, South Korea. The awards, held annually on the fringes of the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank, celebrate excellence in banking and finance on the African continent. East Africa dominated the awards this year. The CEO of […]
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Fayose’s aide resigns

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Pellegrini targets attacking revolution at West Ham

Manuel Pellegrini has promised to unleash an attacking revolution at West Ham after the Chilean was named as the Premier League club’s new manager on Tuesday. Former Manchester City boss Pellegrini left his role with Hebei China Fortune over the weekend and flew to London to seal his return to the English top-flight on a […]
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Nigeria Holds Key Rate at Record-High 14% on Inflation Risks

Nigeria’s central bank held its main lending rate at a record-high 14 percent as it seeks to bring inflation down to within its target band. Of the nine members of the Monetary Policy ...
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Soccer-Familiar foe lies in wait for Nigeria at World Cup

Nigeria are the only African team returning to the World Cup finals after playing in Brazil four years ago and must get past a familiar foe if they want to reach the second round again ...
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Nigeria's central bank keeps benchmark lending rate at 14 pct

Nigeria's central bank kept its main interest rate at 14 percent on Tuesday, its governor Godwin Emefiele said, delaying the cut expected by some economists on the back of slowing inflation rates.
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Nearly 400 migrants saved in Sahara, says UN agency

Nearly 400 migrants saved in Sahara, says UN agency Nearly 400 African migrants, short of food and water, were found by a search-and-rescue team in the Sahara last week, the International Office of Migrations (IOM) said Tuesday.
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Soccer-Nigeria World Cup factbox

Previous tournaments: Nigeria are appearing at their sixth World Cup finals, having missed only one tournament since they first qualified in 1994. Gernot Rohr: The former Bayern Munich ...
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Duchess Of Sussex: Here are 12 things Meghan Markle can't do as a royal

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex is a former American actress and a member of the British royal family.
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World Cup 2018: Will Smith to perform official anthem at football competition

Actor and rapper, Will Smith has been chosen to perform the official song at the 2018 World Cup.
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Ondo Assembly Removes Deputy Speaker

By James Sowole in Akure The Ondo State House of Assembly Tuesday removed its Deputy Speaker, Hon Ogundeji Iroju of Odigbo Constituency. Consequently, a new Deputy Speaker, Hon. Abimbola Fajolu of Ile Oluji/Okeigbo Constituency, was elected. Iroju was removed on the floor of the house during plenary following the receipt of signatures of 18 members of the […] The post Ondo Assembly Removes Deputy ...
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Buhari Attacks Obasanjo, Says He Spent $16bn on Power

By Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja For the first time since he assumed office, President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in the State House attacked former President Olusegun Obasanjo, alleging that he spent a whooping $16 billion on power without anything to show for it. The president made the accusation while receiving members of the Buhari Support Organisation (BSO), a group rooting for […] The post Buhari ...
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Buhari: President says there's a secret plan to spark religious war in Nigeria

He urged Nigerians to stand together and resist the attempt to divide the nation.
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Wayyo! Yaro dan shekara 8 ya nitse a rijiya yayin debo wa mahaifiyar sa ruwa

Jami'an hukumar kashe gobarar wuta na jihar Kano ta tabbatar da mutuwar, Sadi Yusuf ranar talata 22 ga watan Mayu.
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Police foils ‘Biafra Day’ parade in Enugu

Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu The Police on Tuesday foiled an attempt by some pro-Biafra agitators to mark the ‘Biafran Day’ with a parade in Enugu metropolis. The secessionists, who are members of the Biafra Independence Movement faction of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, had converged on Afia Nine, in the […]
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Billy Graham: Late American evangelist uses his will to preach his last powerful sermon

His last will and testament encourages Christians all over the world to "study the Scriptures daily and to trust only in the Lord Jesus Christ for salvation."
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Police Confirm Release of Abducted Syrian in Sokoto 

By Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto The Sokoto State Police Command Tuesday confirmed the release of the abducted Syrian national Abdul Nadir, who works with Triacta Construction Company at Lambar Mazuru village of Bodinga Local Government Area in the state. The Syrian national was abducted by unknown gunmen six days ago, while the three policemen guarding the premises […] The post Police Confirm Release ...
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