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With right leadership, Africa’s drive to entrench democracy on course – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Accra, the capital of Ghana, said with the right leadership and implementation of public policies, Africa’s drive to eradicate poverty and entrench democracy is on course. In his speech at Ghana’s 61st Independence anniversary celebration at the Independence Square in Accra, President Buhari, according to …

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President Buhari attends Ghana’s 61st Independence Anniversary celebrations; Visits Taraba, Benue, Yobe, Zamfara, Rivers States

President Muhammadu Buhari will Monday depart for Accra, Ghana to attend the country’s 61st Independence Anniversary celebrations holding at the Independence Square on Tuesday, March 6. A statement by Femi Adesina,  Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity) said that it is noteworthy that the President is the only …

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Saraki directs Senate Panel to conduct assessment of Zamfara killings …Commends UN Scribe on Northeast efforts

  President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has directed the Senate Ad-Hoc Committee on Security, to visit Zamfara and conduct an on-the-spot assessment of the killings that recently occurred in the State. In a tweet on his personal @BukolaSaraki handle, Saraki said: “I have directed the Senate Ad-Hoc …

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Ethiopia declares state of emergency

Ethiopia on Friday announced state of emergency after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn announced his intention to step down amid unrest and political crisis. The state-run Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation said “the ruling EPRDF coalition’s council met and decided to impose emergency rule in the Horn of Africa country.” The announcement did …

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