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Ethiopians break world record for trees planted in one day

Ethiopians dug in to help plant more than 200 million trees in the climate change-ravaged country on Monday, breaking the previous world record. “Today Ethiopia is set in our attempt to break the world record together for a #GreenLegacy,” Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s office tweeted earlier in the day. More than 224 million saplings had
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Buhari salutes veteran Journalist, Eric Teniola at 70

In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Monday, the President congratulated Teniola for outstanding contributions to the media industry in Nigeria.
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Court sentences 5 'Yahoo boys' to 3 years in prison each

The convicts are Karo Ijire, Austin Odili, Elvis Ikechukwu, Kelly Iboyi and Rukeme Ejechi.
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Aregbesola vows to heavily tax rich Nigerians as Buhari's minister

Aregbesola said wealthy Nigerians must be made to discharge their responsibilities to the nation.
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MURIC endorses proscription of Shiites

In a statement issued on Monday in Ibadan by its Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, MURIC said the government action was imperative and decisive owing to Shiites’ violent disposition and disrespect to constitutional authority.
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S.Africa's Eskom dollar bonds slip as hunt for CEO continues

S.Africa's Eskom dollar bonds slip as hunt for CEO continues LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) - Dollar-denominated bonds issued by South Africa's cash-strapped state-owned utility Eskom extended falls on Monday following an announcement by the government that chairman Jabu Mabuza will act as chief executive officer until a new CEO is found.
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Super Eagles stars shut down Benin City for Henry Onyekuru’s wedding

Onyekuru tied the knot with his partner Esty in a traditional wedding ceremony on Saturday.
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