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  • Ndidi Dike Selected For 2017 Pernod Ricard Fellowship

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    Ndidi Dike has been selected for theprestigious 2017 Pernod Ricard Fellowship in France along with Mercedes Azpilicueta, Samit Das and Koki Tanaka from Argentina, India, and Japan. The Pernod Ricard Fellowship is conceived as a research and artistic platform, experimenting with non-linear models of generating and distributing knowledge to encourage different possible connections between researchers,…

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  • Maryam Booth, Ali Nuhu, Rahama Sadau Star In ‘Hakkunde

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    ‘Hakkunde’ is a movie that promises to be a classic at first glance. It is an intriguing story of a young graduate who battles everything including love, family, discrimination, drug abuse, tradition and insecurity. It follows his journey to self-discovery and actualization. The producer, Asurf Oluseyi follows up 2015’s ‘Hell or High Water’ with Hakkunde….

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  • Nigeria Maritime Future Bleak – Asoluka

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    A former chairman, Oil and Gas Free Zone Authority (OGFZA), Chris Asoluka has  expressed worry over the future of the Nigerian maritime industry. Asoluka who took a hard look at the Nigerian maritime industry express shock, that the country had seemingly failed to lay strong foundation, for future growth. Hon. Chris Asoluka while delivering a…

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  • Making Nigeria Great Again

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    After days of prayers, weeks of waiting, nearly two-months of palpable anxiety, President Muhammadu Buhari finally returned back to the country hale and hearty. It was a joyous sight when after 51 days of medical vacation in the UK, the Presidents plane touched down at the Kaduna international airport in the wee hours of the…

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  • Eagles Ready For Teranga Lions, Etalons’ Battles In London

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    The Super Eagles’ Hotel Crowne Plaza Ealing in London has been very much alive since Monday following the arrival of 17 of the 25 players invited for two top –drawer friendlies on Thursday and next Monday.  Earliest arrivals were FC Porto of Portugal’s Chidozie Awaziem, England –based Ahmed Musa, Carl Ikeme, Alex Iwobi, Wilfred Ndidi…

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  • Xenophobia And The Menace Of Armed Herdsmen

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    Some Nigerians, at home and in the diaspora, particularly in South Africa, are faced with life threatening scenarios that have persisted over a long time. These ugly situations have been treated with palpable levity in the name of diplomacy as in the case of South Africa and national interest as regards what is happening in…

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  • Electoral Integrity In Africa: Lessons From Nigeria

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    No region of the globe has escaped the “wave of democratisation,” which hit the world from the early 1990s. While regular elections by themselves do not and cannot guarantee true democracy, they serve as one of the major barometers for measuring an effective democratic process. This is especially so because elections provide the electorate with…

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  • Ethiopian Army Frees 6 Children Kidnapped By South Sudan Gunmen

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    Ethiopia’s military has rescued six children kidnapped by South Sudanese raiders in a cross-border attack, an official said yesterday, but dozens of others remain missing and soldiers are pursuing the gunmen to recover them. Officials said 28 people were killed and 43 children were kidnapped in attacks on Sunday and Monday in Ethiopia’s Gambella region,…

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