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Nigeria fuel shortage trends on social media

Fuel crisis in Nigeria's has generated the hashtag #aintnobodygotfuelforthat. Twitter users have been sharing their experiences on how they are coping with the situation. Hilarious images...

Profile:Who is Mr Muhammadu Buhari?

  Muhammadu Buhari (born 17 December 1942) is the President-elect of Nigeria and a retired Major General in the Nigerian Army who was Head of...

Mohammadu Buhari ahead in Nigeria’s tight election

Nigeria's opposition leader Mohammadu Buhari, is leading in the presidential vote count in Nigeria's Election. It has been termed as the most tight race that...

Nigeria:Mohammadu Buhari in slight Lead

  Early results from Nigeria's election  give the opposition leader Muhammadu Buhari more votes than the incumbent, President Goodluck Jonathan. Opposition leader Muhammadu Buhari has opened...

Nigerians await the first results of elections

Nigeria's electoral commission  says it will announce the results of the just concluded elections in the coming days. CCTV's Claire Munyana who is in Abuja...

Nigeria: Voters lament on irregularities in Rivers State

  Reports from Nigeria say thousands of people poured onto the streets  on Sunday to  protest alleged killings of campaign workers. They also lamented about voting...

Nigeria Election:Vote counting underway

Vote counting is underway in Nigeria's presidential election as it spilled into a second day following violence and electronic glitches making it the most...

Talk Africa: The Youth Factor in Nigerian Elections

Nigeria's youth vote is likely to have a huge influence on this year's election. Almost one-fifth of the voters made their mark for the...

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Nigerian leaders reject minimum wage hike plan

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Nigerian governors have rejected a deal to raise the minimum wage to 30,000 nairas (72 euro, $82) from 18,000 nairas a month, a move...

Ethiopia’s former top spy joins list of people arrested in corruption crackdown

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Ethiopia's former deputy intelligence chief has been arrested amid investigations into corruption and human rights abuses committed by the security forces. Yared Zerihun, the former...

42 killed in Zimbabwe bus explosion

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At least 42 passengers have been confirmed dead, Zimbabwe police said Friday, after a suspected gas tank exploded on a bus. The state-owned Herald newspaper...

South Sudan raises Ebola alert

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South Sudan said on Thursday it has intensified Ebola surveillance in response to a suspected case of the disease being reported in the South...

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

1 week ago
by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

1 week ago
  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 week ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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