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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - SCORES of women and youths in Umuoba Anam, Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State took to the streets nude in protest against their traditional ruler, Igwe G. A. Ekwealor,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has set up a committee to resolve outstanding issues between the executive and legislative arms of the government. The Minister of Information,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - The convicted former governor of Adamawa State Bala Ngilari, who secured a controversial bail from a Yola High Court on Monday, has been released from prison. His release has, however,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - Human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Femi Falana, has described the suspension of Senator Ali Ndume as the height of the serial illegality in the Senate,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - CEOAfrica, an online media platform which celebrates the achievements of African Entrepreneurs is set to host the Director of Oluponna Fish Farming Education and Resource Centre (OFFERCentre),...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has described former governor of the State and Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi as a bad loser and day-dreamer,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, on Wednesday emerged President of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC). In...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) and the Commonwealth have agreed to collaborate in order to ascertain the challenges and opportunities of the Brexit on Nigeria. The...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has on Wednesday said it would collaborate with a private institute to set up dedicated UTME centres for visually impaired candidates...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - The management of Egbin Power plant has threatened to shut down operations due to non-settlement of N100billion debt. Managing director, Egbin Power Plc, Mr Dallas Peavey yesterday...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - Barely two months after he was removed as the leader of the Senate, Ali Ndume was on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 suspended by the Senate for 6 months. The suspension of the senator...
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Nigeria: (Mar 30, 2017) - The federal government has asked the Indian government to ensure the immediate arrest and prosecution of those responsible for attacks on Nigerian students in India. Olushola Enikanolaiye,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - As the Big Brother Naija reality TV show inches to an end, the voice of the Big Brother, Biggie, has hinted housemates that they are allowed to conspire to evict one another for the...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - 1. President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed how Bola Tinubu, the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, was able to secure electoral victory in 2015 for the party. 2. 3....
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - President Muhammadu Buhari has sent names of two new ministerial nominees to the Senate for confirmation. A source close to the Senate told our correspondent that the letter arrived...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Federal Government says it will soon clampdown on Nigerian millionaires and billionaires who evade payment of tax. Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun decried that...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - Who can hug an elephant, for the elephant is so huge and to hug it you are forced to decide which part you wish to hug… it is impossible to capture the essence of Asiwaju Bola...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday assured that the budget of the National Assembly will be made public in 2017. The Speaker stated this at an...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS as removed about 23,000 ghost enrolees who have been enjoying the benefits of the insurance scheme illegally. The Executive Secretary,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - In the discharge of its constitutional duties, the Senate, at the end of a closed-door session on Tuesday, resolved not to bow to any form of intimidation. According to Ceoafrica,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has commended the Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress administration.  Mr. Dogara who gave this commendation...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday suspended the confirmation of nominees for positions of Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs). The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, however,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - A Senator Representing Kogi State, Mr Dino Melaye, made a dramatic appearance at the Senate wearing an academic gown. Senator Melaye’s appearance was an apparent affirmation...
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Cote d'Ivoire: (Mar 29, 2017) - After a trial on her alleged role in post-election abuses that led to the deaths of thousands, an Ivory Coast court has found former first lady Simone Gbagbo not guilty of war crimes...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - Indian Police Force have arrested five men yesterday in connection to the mob attack on Nigerians in Noida, New Delhi, India. Hundreds of angry residents of the north Indian city...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The National Judicial Council (NJC) has exonerated Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court of allegations of misconduct levelled against him in respect to the judgments delivered...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - For impeding the effectiveness of the Land Use Act saying that land commission and registration are needed to make ownership of a valuable asset effective, former President Olusegun...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - Plans have currently been put in place by the Federal Government to close internally displaced persons (IDPs) camps in the North-east and consequently help the IDPs to return to their...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - To commemorate the fall and ultimate eviction of the Boko Haram terrorist who occupied the Sambisa forest, the Borno State Government has declared December 22 ‘Sambisa Memorial...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - Eko Atlantic City, one of the world’s newest advanced cities built adjacent to Victoria Island in Lagos, Nigeria,  has announced the on-going construction of its ultra-modern...
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South Africa: (Mar 29, 2017) - Moments after South Africa’s finance minister was recalled for a foreign trip, the value of South Africa's currency, the rand, has continued to fall against the dollar amidst...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The German Government, yesterday, pledged its support to the Nigerian Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) in the Niger Delta. German Ambassador of Germany to Nigeria, Mr. Dietmar...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - Ogun State Government has donated N1 million to the family of Sauban Koleosho, also known as Onila, a driver, allegedly shot dead by men of the Nigeria Customs Service along Kobape...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - Arik Air has extended the on-going N16, 000 promotional air fares to cover the period of Easter. The special fare enables a customer to buy a one-way ticket to any destination in...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - No fewer than four people were reported to have been burnt to death in a tanker explosion that occurred at Fidiwo axis along the corridor of Lagos/Ibadan expressway. The tragic incident...
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South Africa: (Mar 29, 2017) - The remains of Anti-apartheid stalwart and Jail mate of Late Nelson Mandela who died yesterday has been committed to mother earth today, in the West Park cemetery in Johannesburg, under...
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Ethiopia: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde Gebremariam, has said that African airlines are struggling to compete globally and often go bust because of high fuel prices and high...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has announced that it has not suspended its 202 staff members accused of election malpractices by the Economic and Financial Crimes...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The teacher abducted in Ekiti State, Mr Festus Olatunde Oke, on Monday last week, has regained his freedom. According to Ceoafrica, sources close to the family confirmed his freedom,...
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Congo, Democratic Republic of The: (Mar 29, 2017) - The United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, has vowed to press for justice over the discovery of dead bodies of UN experts in the Democratic Republic of Congo. According...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the Federal Government to pay the outstanding arrears of its members by July 2017. This was made known by the ASUU National...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - Against outrageous billing by Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC), some electricity consumers in Dada Asaila Estate protested in Ogun State today. According to Ceoafrica,...
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Congo, Democratic Republic of The: (Mar 29, 2017) - Over violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Kasai region including the reported killing of 39 police officers, the United Nations, the Europe Union and the African Union...
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Congo, Democratic Republic of The: (Mar 29, 2017) - The President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, would address the country’s parliament later today after the collapse of the latest round of negotiations between...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The crisis rocking the Assemblies of God came to climax on Wednesday as the sacked General Superintendent of the Church has been chased out of the church’s national secretariat. The...
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Nigeria: (Mar 29, 2017) - The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has set up a committee to resolve outstanding issues between the executive and legislative arms of the government, the Minister of Information, Lai...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - A car dealer, Lanre Shittu, has absolved Senate President Bukola Saraki of any culpability in respect of the nearly N300 million bullet proof Range Rover imported with fake documents...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Erstwhile Senate leader, Ali Ndume has stated that he has no ill feelings against the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Senator Dino Melaye daily post reports. This spoke with...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Senator representing Kogi west, has released a video where he is seen singing and dancing. The video was posted on Youtube shortly after he appeared before the senate committee on...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The state Coordinator, Ebonyi State Action Committee on AIDS (EBOSACA), Mr Ezzagu Nwiboko, has said that the HIV/AIDS infection rate in Ebonyi has dropped from three to 0.9 per cent. According...
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South Africa: (Mar 28, 2017) - South African politician and anti-apartheid activist, Ahmed Kathrada, who spent 26 years in jail alongside Late Nelson Mandela, for acts of sabotage against South Africa's white...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said that whistle-blowers who provide the state government with useful information on criminals and crimes would be handsomely rewarded. According...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Dignitaries at the 2017 African Regional World Congress of Families have extolled the virtues of African culture and traditions, describing Africa as a continent with the best moral...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - An official has stated that the letter used by the convicted former Adamawa governor, Bala Ngilari, to secure bail is fraudulent. The letter, which supposedly confirmed Mr. Ngilari’s...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Due to President Muhammadu Buhari’s planned visit to Boko Haram’s hideout, Sambisa forest, on Monday over this year’s Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship to consolidate...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Senate President Bukola Saraki has been exonerated from the controversy involving the N300 million bullet proof Range Rover imported with fake documents and seized by the Nigerian...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Senate Appropriations Committee on Monday has said that the 2016 budget would run for 12 months and, therefore, expire on May 5 2017 adding that President Muhammadu Buhari assented...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - President, Muhammadu Buhari, has given approval for the establishment of a naval base at the Lake Chad basin to boost security in the north-east. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral...
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South Africa: (Mar 28, 2017) - As a result of the xenophobic attacks that occurred in South Africa recently, which prompted Nigerians to attempt retaliation on South African owned companies based in Nigeria,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has sworn in the new reconstituted committee of the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission, following the confirmation of their appointment...
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Ghana: (Mar 28, 2017) - As the Ghanaian government led by Nana Akufo-Addo continues to look for more than 200 vehicles that it says went missing under the previous administration, President Akufo-Addo has...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Wife of Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Mrs Taiwo Obasanjo, on Monday filed a suit at an Ikeja High Court seeking to stop the wedding of her son, Olujonwo Obasanjo, scheduled for...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, yesterday banned the importation of tomato paste, powder or concentrate, and increased the tariff on importation of tomato concentrate...
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South Africa: (Mar 28, 2017) - In honour of anti-apartheid stalwart, Ahmed Kathrada, who died in the morning at the age of 87 after failing to recover from brain surgery, President Jacob Zuma of South Africa has...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has denied reports which included him as one of the prominent Nigerians to be linked with certificate scandal. In a statement issued on Monday...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Indian authorities, have on Tuesday, ordered an investigation into a mob attack on several African students near New Delhi. CEOAfrica gathered that the incident occurred in the Delhi...
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Zimbabwe: (Mar 28, 2017) - A government official in Zimbabwe has said that at least 150 people have died of malaria in the country over the past two months, with nearly 90,000 infections, due to intense rains. "We...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Abubakar Adamu, has called on the Committee of Vice Chancellors to take a critical look at the complaints of plagiarism...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Boko Haram insurgents have reportedly abducted four women and six youths in an attack on Konduga local government area of Borno State. The commandant of the Nigeria Security and...
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Kenya: (Mar 28, 2017) - As the impact of a devastating drought worsens in Kenya, the Red Cross has said that the number of people in need of emergency food aid in the country has increased in the past three...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - Speaker House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has given Friday as the deadline to committees yet to submit report of 2017 budget to the Committee on Appropriation. The Speaker...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Centre for Disease Control (CDC) has reported that an outbreak of meningitis in several states of Nigeria has killed at least 140 people. Officials say cases have been reported...
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Congo, Democratic Republic of The: (Mar 28, 2017) - Amid tension after political talks on the country's future reached deadlock, Police have been deployed in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), where...
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Congo, Democratic Republic of The: (Mar 28, 2017) - In the African Country of Democratic Republic of Congo, where two United Nations detectives went missing earlier this month, reports from the country reveal that the bodies of two white...
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Gabon: (Mar 28, 2017) - A national dialogue initiated by the President of Gabon, Ali Bongo, has started today in the country.   According to Ceoafrica, the dialogue is aimed at resolving the political...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has shut down 10 substandard and unregistered sachet water factories in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The...
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South Africa: (Mar 28, 2017) - Following the death of South Africa's anti-apartheid stalwart, Ahmed Kathrada, affectionately called “Kathy”, there are only two surviving members of the group who were...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Mathew Hassan Kukah, has criticised the perception that he was close to former President Goodluck Jonathan for what he could get. “Despite my...
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Nigeria: (Mar 28, 2017) - The Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign and Domestic Debts, Senator Shehu Sani, has said that State Governors have no moral right to criticize President Muhammadu Buhari for non-performance. Sani...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - The Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff, has commenced investigation into alleged over N4 trillion revenue leakage in the Nigeria Customs Service between 2006 and 2016. The...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Pres, Buhari yesterday gave vice chancellors a marching order to expel students with less than 0.5 Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from next academic session, The Nation reports. Such...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Fontanna International School, Ibadan is set to commence the second batch of its entrance examination on Saturday 22nd April, 2017. It would be recalled that the school conducted...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - CEOAfrica, an online media platform which celebrates the achievements of African Entrepreneurs is set to host the Director of Oluponna Fish Farming Education and Resource Centre (OFFERCentre),...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Through its Agency for Adult and Non-Formal Education, in collaboration with the National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non-Formal Education (NMEC), Abuja, Oyo State government...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has commenced inspection visits to projects in Rivers State to enforce compliance, following a 30-day ultimatum given by it to contractors...
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South Sudan: (Mar 27, 2017) - The United Nations (UN) said on Sunday that six aid workers have been killed in an ambush in famine-hit South Sudan, without specifying what organisation they worked for. Ceoafrica...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - All is set as the Foundation for African Cultural Heritage, FACH commences the 2017 African Regional World Congress of Families in Lagos Nigeria scheduled to start today, 27th and to...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Due to the appreciation of naira against the United States Dollar, prices of food Items in some markets across the country has begun to reduce. Ceoafrica gathered that items that...
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South Africa: (Mar 27, 2017) - A South Africa’s government statement trending online has revealed that President Jacob Zuma has ordered Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, to return home from a foreign trip where...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Officials of the Presidency have said the repair at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja will continue for another 18 weeks after the initial six weeks. This was made...
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South Africa: (Mar 27, 2017) - A treasury statement has revealed the mission of South Africa’s Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, whose international investor road show was cancelled and his presence ordered...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - The trial of a former governor of Oyo State, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, over alleged N4.7 billion fraud was, on Monday, stalled due to the absence of the judge presiding over the case, Justice...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Senator Dino Melaye and the Vice Chancellor of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ABU), Zaria, Prof. Ibrahim Garba are currently before the senate committee on ethics and privileges The...
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Sudan: (Mar 27, 2017) - In view of the famine that has been declared in parts of South Sudan, the government of Sudan led by Omar al-Bashir is opening a humanitarian corridor to enable aid to get to the...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has announced his intention partner with Wema Bank in order to enable him fulfil some of his campaign promises to the people of the state. Akeredolu...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Herdsmen on during the weekend attacked the Jato-Aka Farm Centre of the Benue Prisons Services, killing an inmate, Tersoo Agidi. The Public Relations Officer, Benue Prisons Service,...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - Afeneifere, a Pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation has sought the services of eight Senior Advocates of Nigeria and several legal practitioners to represent the 20 arrested suspects...
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Kenya: (Mar 27, 2017) - Soldiers in the African country of Kenya presided upon by Uhuru Kenyatta have reportedly killed 31 al-Shabab militants after raiding their base in Badhade in southern Somalia. According...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - The Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ogun State Chapter, Comrade Akeem Ambali, has sued the state government over his dismissal from the service of the state. Ambali...
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Nigeria: (Mar 27, 2017) - A Namibian woman, Elizabeth Shintangu has been awarded a trophy for bravery by police after saving her husband from the jaws of a crocodile. Elizabeth’s husband Matheus Kativa...
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