Brazil to inject $1.1b into Nigerian agriculture

The Brazilian Ambassador to Nigeria, Ricardo Guerra de Araujo, says Brazil will soon inject 1.1 billion dollars into Nigeria’s agriculture. The envoy said on Thursday night in an interview with…

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Africa is gaining gender equality as Ethiopia, Rwanda achieve 50 per cent women in cabinet

The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed made history as he appoints the first woman to head the country’s ministry of defense. Reporting by Addis Standard, the PM appointed “a record…

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Is Africa starting to choke on China’s lending glut?

(AFP NEWS) It was a time for smiles and handshakes as the delegations from Sierra Leone and China Exim Bank sealed a loan to provide the impoverished West African state…

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As Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

Canada legalizes the use of marijuana. The lifting of the ban will be seen to put pressure on other countries that have struggled to get the use of pot legalized….

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Akpabio tells Saraki, others to quit their leadership positions

Former Minority Leader of the Senate, Senator Godswill Akpabio, challenged Senate president Bukola Saraki and other senators who have defected from one party to another to quit their leadership positions…

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Atiku Abubakar promises 40 per cent women and youths positions in cabinet

The former Nigeria’s Vice President and the Peoples Democratic Party’s flag bearer Alhaji Atiku Abubakar gives an undertaking that if elected, 40 per cent of his cabinet will be women…

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Vote selling and vote buying: A new dimension in Nigeria’s politics

It is every politician’s desire to win election. Likewise, it is a party’s desire to win election. Winning is important to both sides. It is based on this importance attached…

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