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Kofi Annan Is Dead

BREAKING: Former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan Is Dead

Kofi Annan, a former Secretary-General of the United Nations is dead. His foundation announced his passing on Saturday in Switzerland,  saying he died of an unspecified illness at 80. “Wherever there was suffering or need, he reached out and touched many people with his deep

Ebola Cases In DR Congo

44 Dead As Ebola Cases In DR Congo Rise To 78

It has been reported that no less than seventy-eight cases of Ebola have been recorded in an outbreak in northeast Democratic Republic of Congo. DRC officials and the World Health Organization on Friday revealed that the outbreak has now claimed 44 lives, According to a

Barrack Obama mourns late queen of soul, Aretha Franklin

Barrack Obama mourns late queen of soul, Aretha Franklin

Barrack ObamaBarack Obama has taken to his Twitter page to mourn legendary singer Aretha Franklin, who died today, August 16, at age 76. Sharing series photos with the late singer, he wrote: ‘Aretha helped define the American experience. In her voice, we could feel our history, all of

Aretha Franklin

Tributes As The Queen Of Soul, Aretha Franklin Dies Aged 76

Aretha Franklin Dies Aged 76 Tributes have begun to pour in for American soul singer, Aretha Franklin, who has died after battling undisclosed health problems for several years. Franklin, whose gospel-rooted singing and bluesy yet expansive delivery earned her the title “the Queen of Soul,”

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The Best Seat

What is a “Danfo”? A danfo as defined by is “A passenger bus that operates in Lagos and carries approximately 14-18 passengers”. The word “danfo” is very broad as is way beyond the above definition. But for the sake of this article, the aforementioned

#Endsars: Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Finally Ends SARS

Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has ordered the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to close-down the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit. Nigerians over the past months, have complained bitterly about the activities of the men of the Special Anti Robbery Squad. Nigerians have accused officers of

Nigeria Electricity Generation

Nigeria Electricity Generation Drops To 2,684MW

The nation’s power generation plunged by 777.9 megawatts on Monday as output from the hydropower plants and some gas-fired stations, including Egbin in Lagos, suffered declines. A total generation capacity of 4,463.3MW was unavailable as of 6am on Monday, compared to 3,631.4MW on Friday, according

INEC To Ban Use Of Phones During Osun Election

Resident Electoral Commissioner in Osun State, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, has said the Independent National Electoral Commission, in collaboration with security agents, will do everything to prevent vote-buying during the September 22 governorship election in the state. The REC, who said this in Osogbo on Thursday,

Church Members Accuse Bishop Of Polygamy, Want Him Removed

All is not well with the Christ Church Cathedral [Anglican Communion] Akwete, Ukwa Diocese, Ukwa East Council of Abia State. The church is presently engrossed in serious crisis which pitched members against the Bishop of the Diocese, Rt. Rev. Samuel Kelechi Eze. The crisis is