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Odigie-Oyegun congratulates Obaseki, says egocentric politicking can be overcome

A former National chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has congratulated Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on his re-election. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the former governor of Edo State said: “Please accept my deepest congratulations, Mr. Governor on your re-election as Governor of our great Edo State. “You […]

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Al-Qaeda, Boko Haram are recruiting Nigerians in North – Ghana President Akufo-Addo

ABUJA— The president of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, has said Al-Qaeda and Boko Haram are taking advantage of poverty in North-East Nigeria, to recruit new members. Akufo-Addo stated this while on a working visit to the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission in Nigeria’s capital Abuja. According to him, the insurgents were also making […]

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Pandemic crushes Guyana’s dreams of big oil profits as ‘resource curse’ looms over oil-producing nations

This year was supposed to bring great things for Guyana.   ExxonMobil discovered massive oil deposits off the South American country’s Caribbean coast in 2015, and Guyana sold its first cargo of crude oil this February. As production ramps up, its first stage offshore wells were projected to produce 750,000 barrels a day by 2025, […]

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Government emphasises commitment toward an agriculture revolution in Anambra

Umuoba Abaegbu (Anambra West LGA)-Anambra State Government has emphasised a commitment toward the use of Agriculture to drive the economy of the state. Special Assistant to the Governor on Agriculture, Mr Obioma Mbanefo said this during the handover of Bulk Cassava Processing Centre to Nwanneamaka Cooperative at Umuoba Abaegbu. “Agriculture is key to this administration; […]