Category: World Buzz

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Appointed Into Twitter Board
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Best of Nigeria
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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Appointed Into Twitter Board

PH - July 20, 2018

Social media giant Twitter Inc has announced the appointments of Nigeria’s former Minister of finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to its board.…

American Universities Award $5.3m Scholarships To 110 Nigerian Students
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Best of Nigeria
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American Universities Award $5.3m Scholarships To 110 Nigerian Students

PH - July 20, 2018

The U.S. Embassy in Abuja says over 110 Nigerian students have been awarded scholarships worth $5.3m (about N2bn) by more…

Chimamanda Adichie, Nnedi Okorafor, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o Nominated For Alternative Nobel Prize for Literature Award
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Best of Nigeria
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Chimamanda Adichie, Nnedi Okorafor, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o Nominated For Alternative Nobel Prize for Literature Award

PH - July 19, 2018

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, Chimamanda Adichie and Nnedi Okorafor are the 3 African writers nominated for an alternative Nobel Prize for…

UNICEF, Obama, Gates, Others Celebrate Mandela
World Buzz
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World Buzz
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UNICEF, Obama, Gates, Others Celebrate Mandela

PH - July 19, 2018

On Tuesday, former US President Barack Obama delivered the Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture. Mr Obama addressed thousands of people including…

What President Buhari Told International Criminal Court
Politics
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Politics
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What President Buhari Told International Criminal Court

PH - July 18, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the court to look into serious cases of corruption and illicit financial flows by…

Aliko Dangote Still the Richest Man in Africa
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Best of Nigeria
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Aliko Dangote Still the Richest Man in Africa

PH - July 18, 2018

The President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has retained his position as the Africa's richest man with a $12.4…

See Why Cristiano Ronaldo Will Not Play Against His Former Club Real Madrid
Sports
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Sports
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See Why Cristiano Ronaldo Will Not Play Against His Former Club Real Madrid

MT - July 18, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo will reportedly have to wait to face his former Real Madrid team-mates as he will sit out Juventus’…

Nigerian-American Actress, Uzo Aduba Attends ‘Orange Is the New Black’ 6th season Atlanta Screening
Entertainment
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Entertainment
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Nigerian-American Actress, Uzo Aduba Attends ‘Orange Is the New Black’ 6th season Atlanta Screening

PH - July 18, 2018

Nigerian-American actress Uzo Aduba is currently doing press rounds ahead of the release of the sixth season of hit series…

Sarah Ogoke-Ejiogu To Be Inducted Into KSU/SPSU Hall Of Fame
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Best of Nigeria
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Sarah Ogoke-Ejiogu To Be Inducted Into KSU/SPSU Hall Of Fame

PH - July 18, 2018

Nigeria’s female national basketball team, D’Tigress point and shooting guard, Sarah Ogoke-Ejiogu has been selected as one of the inductees…

China Offshore Oil Company To Invest $3billion In Nigeria
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Business
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China Offshore Oil Company To Invest $3billion In Nigeria

PH - July 17, 2018

The China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) is set to bring its total investment stakes in its Nigeria offshore oil…

Davido, Mai Atafo, Mo Abudu Nominated For 2018 IARA Awards…SEE Full List
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Best of Nigeria
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Davido, Mai Atafo, Mo Abudu Nominated For 2018 IARA Awards…SEE Full List

PH - July 16, 2018

The International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA) has released its nominee list for the 2018 award ceremony. This year’s nominees include…

Former US President, Obama recommends ‘Things Fall Apart’ and ‘Americanah’ for summer reading
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Best of Nigeria
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Former US President, Obama recommends ‘Things Fall Apart’ and ‘Americanah’ for summer reading

PH - July 16, 2018

Barack Obama, the former president of United States of America, has recommended Chinua Achebe’s ‘Things Fall Apart’ and Chimamanda Adichie’s…

Sports Journalist, Bolarinwa Olajide, Wins the #FlyLufthansaToRussia Contest
Business
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Business
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Sports Journalist, Bolarinwa Olajide, Wins the #FlyLufthansaToRussia Contest

PH - July 13, 2018

Sports journalist Bolarinwa Olajide (@iambolar) has emerged winner of the #FlyLufthansaToRussia contest with an all- expense paid trip to Russia…

2baba, Mo Abudu, Others Accompany Osinbajo To Hollywood
Entertainment
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Entertainment
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2baba, Mo Abudu, Others Accompany Osinbajo To Hollywood

PH - July 13, 2018

Mo Abudu and Innocent Idibia, popularly known as 2baba, accompanied Yemi Osinbajo, vice president of Nigeria, on a visit to…

Nse Ikpe-Etim, Mahmood Ali-Balogun Among Jurors for 2018 Durban Film Fest
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Best of Nigeria
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Nse Ikpe-Etim, Mahmood Ali-Balogun Among Jurors for 2018 Durban Film Fest

PH - July 13, 2018

Nse Ikpe-Etim, Nigerian actress, and filmmaker, Mahmood Ali-Balogun, will serve as jurors for the 2018 Durban International Film Festival (DIFF).…

19-Year-Old Taofeek Abijako Becomes Youngest Designer at New York Fashion week
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Best of Nigeria
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19-Year-Old Taofeek Abijako Becomes Youngest Designer at New York Fashion week

PH - July 13, 2018

The New York Fashion Week which took place few days ago, came with a historical achievement and it was made…

FULL LIST: Peace Hyde, Simidele Adeagbo and Olufemi Taiwo selected for Inaugural “Obama Foundation Leaders: Africa Programme”
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Best of Nigeria
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FULL LIST: Peace Hyde, Simidele Adeagbo and Olufemi Taiwo selected for Inaugural “Obama Foundation Leaders: Africa Programme”

PH - July 12, 2018

Obama Foundation has announced the participants selected for the inaugural Obama Foundation Leaders: Africa programme. The “Obama Foundation Leaders: Africa”…

Why I Joined Juventus – Cristiano Ronaldo Explains in Touching Letter to Real Madrid Fans
Sports
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Sports
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Why I Joined Juventus – Cristiano Ronaldo Explains in Touching Letter to Real Madrid Fans

MT - July 11, 2018

Portuguese football legend, Cristiano Ronaldo, on Tuesday, wrote an open letter to Real Madrid fans to explain his decision to…

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