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Nigerian Artiste, Tekno In New York To Sign A $4Million Record Deal

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Augustine Miles Kelechi, popularly known as Tekno, is currently in New York City to seal a record deal with Sony Music. Label bosses, Ubi Franklin, and CEO Upfront and Personal, Paul Okoye, accompanied him on the trip. Check also: Celebrities Who Said They’d Leave The Country If Trump Wins This was made known in an Instagram ...

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A Private Plane Carrying 22kgs Of Gold Crashes In Zimbabwe

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 07:19

Harare – A private plane crashed in southern Zimbabwe on Monday while transporting gold worth nearly a million dollars. An official with the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe, James Danga confirmed the incident. Check also: Here’s What Happens When You Don’t Turn Off Your Mobile Phone On An Airplane The plane crashed in the Bubi district of ...

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President Omar Gulleh Of Djibouti Believes Trump Will Pay Little Attention To Africa

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 07:13

Djibouti’s president, Ismail Omar Gulleh says African leaders believe President-elect Donald Trump will pay little attention to Africa, but is hopeful that Djibouti can continue a strong bilateral relationship with the U.S. Check also: Why Melania and Barron Trump may not move to the White House “Africa does not appear on the foreign agenda of the ...

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Why This Ugandan Traditional Leader, Mumbere Was Freed And Re-arrested Hours Later

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 17:23

KAMPALA, UGANDA — Police in Uganda have re-arrested a traditional leader who is facing treason and other charges hours after he was granted bail by a court, a judicial official said Saturday. Charles Wesley Mumbere was first detained in November after what he calls his royal guards refused an order by security forces to disarm and ...

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6 American States That May Never Legalize Marijuana

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 06:33

The push to legalize marijuana is in full force and a look at just how swiftly attitudes are changing nationwide is nearly enough to make anyone start buying pot penny stocks left and right. Check also: 7 States Where Recreational Marijuana Is Now Legal Though there has been both disappointing and encouraging signs from the federal government in regard to eventual reclassification or legalization of cannabis, we’re ...

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Uganda To Host Military Intelligence Base To Monitor DR Congo

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:19

Countries in the Great Lakes Region will at the end of January set up a military intelligence base in Kasese, Uganda, to monitor “negative forces” in eastern Congo. Check also: Salva Kiir Threatens To Personally Run Military if Road Attacks Continue The Joint Follow-up Mechanisms (JFM) comprising 12 military intelligence officers from all the countries of ...

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5 Things You’re meant To Lie About In A Job Interview

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 06:01

We’re usually told that lying is bad. It’s not hard to see why. A lie is a form of deception that fills the world with distrust, is morally wrong, and becomes a chore on the liar’s mind. On the other hand, lying is human nature and even necessary at certain times. Let’s not kid ourselves. Check ...

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Manny Pacquiao To Take On Jeff Horn On 22nd April

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 05:41

Bob Arum has confirmed Manny Pacquiao’s next fight: on April 22nd, the Filipino legend will take on Jeff Horn in the first defense of his reclaimed WBO welterweight title. The fight will reportedly take place in either the United Arab Emirates or Horn’s native Australia. Check also: Manny Pacquiao Gives Away $200 Million On Projects To ...

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Cote divoire (Ivory Coast) 3- 0 Uganda

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 19:13

Uganda ends its friendly matches with Ivory coast (Cote divoire) that has given the Uganda cranes team really a great and big challenge before they head to AFCON in Gabon on Saturday. Check also:   Ivory coast wins African cup of Nations 2015 The game between Cote divoire and the cranes ended in a goalless ...

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President Museveni Promotes His Son, Muhoozi To Special Adviser Role

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 08:22

Uganda’s leader Yoweri Museveni has promoted his eldest son, Muhoozi to become a special presidential adviser in a reshuffle of army commanders. Check also: Winnie Byanyima Bails Out Kanyamunyu, She Angers Akena’s Relatives Maj Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba has risen rapidly within the military, fuelling speculation that he is being groomed to become president one day. Analysts ...

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Winnie Byanyima Bails Out Kanyamunyu, She Angers Akena’s Relatives

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 21:28

The clearly angered relatives said Winnie Byanyima should have kept away from the case despite being related to the main suspect Mathew Kanyamunyu. Check also: Byanyima Awarded With Honorary Degree – University Of Manchester The Executive Director of Oxfam International,  Winnie Byanyima and her sisters Edith and Martha Byanyima are some of the people who have ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins Fifa best male player of the year

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 08:29

Real Madrid and Portugal forward  Cristiano Ronaldo, 31, beat Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann to the prize. Check also: Cristiano Ronaldo To Have An Airport Named After Him In Portugal Ronaldo also won the Ballon d’or in December with both honours recognition for success in the Champions League with Real and Euro ...

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Here’s Why Rwanda’s Capital, Kigali Wants Businesses Out Of Residential Areas

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 05:58

The City of Kigali, yesterday, hosted a news conference to shed light on the rationale behind a directive requiring businesses and nonprofit entities working from residential buildings to relocate. Check also: 5 Business Lessons From One Of Africa’s Most Successful Oil Multi-millionaire, Muhammadu Indimi Parfait Busabizwa, the City vice mayor in charge of economic development, said ...

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Nairobi Ranked Best City To Visit In 2017, According To UK Travel Publisher

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 05:53

Nairobi has been ranked third best city in the world to visit in 2017 by a United Kingdom travel publisher, Rough Guides. Paris, France, took top position in the list of top 10 cities in the world to visit in 2017 while Iran’s Isfahan and Nairobi, were second and third overall respectively. Check also: 3 Kenyan ...

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Tunisians Disapprove against Returning Jihadists

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 10:32

At least 1 000 people protested in central Tunis on Sunday against allowing Tunisians who had fought with jihadists abroad back into the country. Check also:  Tunisia’s youngest prime minister ever Youssef Chahed sworn in At least 3 000 Tunisians have joined the ranks of jihadist groups fighting in neighbouring Libya, as well as in ...

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Zimbabwean Government Quietly Sells 35 Elephants To China

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 06:20

Zimbabwe has exported 35 African elephants from Hwange National Park to China after satisfying Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) requirements on wildlife translocation.The translocation also followed a visit to the Asian country by local game stakeholders to inspect facilities and conditions under which the jumbos would live. Check also: Dentist Walter Palmer who ...

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Akufo-Addo Was Sworn In As Ghana’s Newly Elected President

Sun, 01/08/2017 - 08:21

Accra – Nana Akufo-Addo was sworn in as Ghana’s new president on Saturday, promising to stamp out government corruption and kickstart the private sector. Check also: Tension Raises As Ghana Awaits For Election Results The 72-year-old former human rights lawyer took the oath of office at a ceremony in Independence Square in the capital Accra in ...

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Uganda cranes defeat Slovenia (1-0)

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 09:54

After being celebrated as the team of year 2016, Uganda cranes continues their struggle for greater horizons. This comes after humbling Slovenia to a loss Check also:  Uganda Cranes qualifies for AFCON After 38 Years of Waiting Onduparaka Football Club striker Muhammad Shaban scored the lone goal as Uganda Cranes shocked Slovenia 1-0 in a ...

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A Boy with the World’s largest head Under goes Surgery to Remove 3.7 Liters of Fluid From Around His Skull

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 08:22

Das from India has undergone successful surgery to correct a condition which saw him possess the world’s largest head. Check also:  Yang Yang: Boy Born With a 6 Inch Tail in China Mrityunjay Das, who is just seven months old and suffers from hydrocephalus. He was relieved of nearly four litres of fluid, which inflated ...

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Nigeria’s Boko Haram Rated As The Deadliest Terrorist Group In The World

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 07:09

Lagos — The Boko Haram has emerged the deadliest terror group in the world with its death toll in Nigeria’s neighbouring countries increasing by 157 percent between 2011 and 2015. Check also: There Could Be Millions Of People Supporting Boko Haram In Nigeria This is according to the Institute of Economics and Peace (IEP), through its ...

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