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SOUTH AFRICA LOSES TOP SPOT TO EGYPT ON ‘WHERE TO INVEST IN AFRICA’ LIST

JOHANNESBURG – The where to Invest in Africa 2018 report released on Monday by Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) showed that South Africa has fallen from first place for the first

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PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI’S SPEECH AT THE 72ND UN ASSEMBLY

STATEMENT DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 72ND SESSION OF UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY, IN NEW YORK,

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SIPHELELE MASHWAMA NEW BRIDE, HIS 14TH, FOR SWAZI KING MSWATI THE THIRD

After weeks of speculation, Swaziland’s King Mswati the Third has officially unveiled a new bride: Siphelele Mashwama (19), daughter of a Swaziland Cabinet minister, Jabulile Mashwama. The news was confirmed

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SOUTH AFRICA’S TAX AUTHORITY THREATENS LEGAL ACTION AGAINST KPMG

South Africa’s tax authority has threatened to take legal action against KPMG for disavowing a report it commissioned that was used to discredit the former finance minister, dragging the accounting

ZANNAH MUSTAPHA WINS UN AWARD ON NIGERIA’S BOKO HARAM CRISIS

A teacher who takes in orphans of both Islamist fighters and Nigerian army soldiers has won this year’s UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award. “They are the best of friends,” Zannah Mustapha

DOUBLE SUICIDE ATTACK KILLS 15 PEOPLE IN NIGERIA

Suspected Boko Haram assault targets aid distribution point in Mashalari village in Nigeria’s northeastern Konduga area. At least 15 people were killed on Monday when two female suicide bombers attacked

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI IS IN NEW YORK FOR THE 72ND SESSION OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72) will convene at UN Headquarters on Tuesday, 12 September 2017. The General Debate will open on Tuesday, 19 September

BIAFRA SEPARATISTS SPONSORED BY NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT’S OPPONENTS: MINISTER

ABUJA (Reuters) – A Nigerian minister accused the government’s political opponents of sponsoring a campaign for secession in part of southeast Nigeria formerly known as Biafra, where unrest has been

NIGERIA’S UNITY IS NON-NEGOTIABLE –VICE PRESIDENT YEMI OSINBAJO

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday in Yola, reinstated the commitment of the federation government to keep one, indivisible Nigeria. Mr. Osinbajo made the commitment while speaking at the reception in

NIGERIA’S BUHARI SPEAKS OUT ON BIAFRA

Following tensions gripping the country between Biafra agitators and security forces, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated that his administration will not bow down to demands of separatism. In a