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•As new president takes oath in office in Senegal •UN backs ECOWAS military action By Ese Awhotu with agency report Gambia’s president-elect, Adama Barrow has said that the era of incumbent President Yahya Jammeh was over, as he took oath of office as president yesterday in Senegal. Holding a Qur’an and looking solemn, Barrow was [……
01.21 / 14:24
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By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated erudite lawyer, administrator and former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Salihu Modibo Alfa Belgore, on his 80th birthday. The President, in a statement made available to newsmen by his Special Adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, joined all professional colleagues, family and friends of the legal…
01.21 / 14:04
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The South African government has sent a message of condolence to the Iranian government and people following the collapse of a high-rise building in the capital‚ T…
01.21 / 13:17
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The latest “vicious” attacks on Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and calls for him to be fired are a “well worked out plan” by the Jacob Zuma faction to remove Gordhan and replace him with Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma‚ Congress of the People (COPE) charges…
01.21 / 13:17
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The Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Arefaine Berhe, has called for strengthening soil and water conservation campaign so as to raise output. He made the call at a meeting in Barentu on 18 January. Asmara, 21 January 2017 -  The Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Arefaine Berhe, has called for strengthening soil and water conservation campaign so as to raise output. He made the call at a meeting in Barentu on 18 January. The Minister also underlined the need to identify the main cause for the …
01.21 / 09:19
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Deputy Minority Leader, Senator Emmanuel Bwacha has said that contrary to some opinion, former governor of Taraba state, Pharmacist Danbaba Suntai, never promised to make him governor in the 2015 polls. Bwacha, who was in Kashimbilla, Takum at the weekend where he commissioned a constitiency project, went down memory lane with KWARARAFA REPORTERS in an…
01.21 / 00:55
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President Robert Mugabe’s sons Robert and Chatunga PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s son Robert Junior is living in a 10-bedrom villa located in an exclusive and pricey Dubai neighbourhood at a cost of $42,000 per month in rentals, it has emerged. The revelation was made by Lebanese businessman, Jamal Ahmed, who is at war with Mugabe’s wife, […] The post Mugabe son lives in 10-bed $42,000/month Dubai mansion appeared first on Zimbabwe New…
01.20 / 20:21
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LERE Olayinka, special assistant to the governor of Ekiti State on Public Communications and New Media, has described the Economic and Financial … The post Fayose’s Aide calls for Magu’s Prosecution appeared first on Realnews Magaz…
01.20 / 20:03
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GOVERNOR Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti is the new chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors’ Forum. … The post Fayose Is New Chairman of PDP Governors’ Forum appeared first on Realnews Mag…
01.20 / 19:02
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THE Lagos State Government will construct 181 roads in its 57 councils this year, 67 more than the 114 roads it built across the councils last year. … The post Lagos to Build 181 New Roads appeared first on Realnews M…
01.20 / 19:01
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Doctors don’t get married to avoid community service in rural areas and such accusations by the health minister are an affront to the medical community‚ according to the South African Medical Ass…
01.20 / 18:46
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Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments has cautioned the courts against entering into political fray and labelled Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's legal bid for a declaratory order as “mischievous” and "mi…
01.20 / 18:45
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Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments has questioned the timing of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's legal bid for a declaratory order‚ saying it confirmed suspicions that the application was politically m…
01.20 / 18:44
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There is a new App simply called Ada that assists in monitoring one’s health. According to the founders, Ada is more than just an app. Ada is a virtual health companion on the go. Designed by a dedicated team of doctors and computer scientists, Ada gives you the best symptom assessment available. Building up a […
01.20 / 14:07
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The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) is convinced that its election machinery will be stronger in the 2019 national elections‚ which the party says will mark the exit of the ruling p…
01.20 / 14:00
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Zimbabwe has a history of political violence that has largely been perpetrated by the ruling party, Zanu (PF) against opposition activists. The post Political violence in Zimbabwe starts from the top appeared first on The…
01.20 / 11:38
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Six employees of Ministry of Agriculture and a truck driver have been arrested in Lilongwe following their involvement in the... The post Agriculture Ministry employees arrested for stealing treadle pumps appeared first on…
01.20 / 10:28
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Lilongwe district councillors sealed the office of the Director of Public Works (DPW) restraining the office bearer, Mathews Lungu, from... The post Lilongwe Councillors close Public Works Offices appeared first on…
01.20 / 08:25
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The ad hoc committee on the SABC board inquiry “has given our people new hope that our public representatives in Parliament will never allow this rampant corruption and disrespect of the law to continue”‚ Cope said on Frida…
01.20 / 07:34
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From MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – A ZIMBABWEAN parliamentary candidate has been assaulted and his agent shot as leading figures in President Robert Mugabe’s party incite hostilities towards by-election tomorrow (Saturday). The National Constitutional Assembly candidate for Bikita West, Maddock Chivasa, hit on the head with the back of a pistol […
01.20 / 05:29
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