Anambra State governorship election om Saturday, November 18, 2017, was peaceful contrary to earlier apprehension that it would be marred by violence or outright boycott. Security however was tight in most of the polling units in Awka, the state capital, and neighbouring communities.

.Assures communities of enhanced welfare

The Aliko Dangote Foundation has completed a mosque valued at over N100 million and handed it over to the Federation of Muslim Women Association in Nigeria (FOMWAN).

Aliko Dangote Foundation had taken over the building of the mosque in Utako District of Abuja following an appeal made by FOMWAN to the President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote.

Victor Moses says Chelsea have no fear of Manchester City and has issued a winter rallying cry for the Premier League champions as they go into a busy fixture period.

The 26-year-old is closing in on a return from a grade three hamstring strain and was forced to watch on as Man City gained a nine point lead in the table.

Zimbabwe's military apparently seized control of the southern African nation overnight, deploying tanks to the capital, taking control of the state-run broadcaster and confining longtime leader Robert Mugabe to his residence.


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.Alleges campaign of distraction, calumny
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Morocco stun Ivory Coast to join Tunisia in qualifying for World Cup

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Tanzania, Uganda leaders criticise ICC probe of Burundi

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Pope reaffirms conscience as heresy debate divides church

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Slaughtered because they spoke English

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