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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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China donates 800,000 USD in humanitarian aid to Zimbabwe

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  Chinese government has donated 800,000 U.S. dollars in cash as emergency humanitarian assistance to Zimbabwe to help the country with its disaster relief efforts,...

China sends new envoy to Kenya, commits to deepen bilateral relations

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The Permanent representative of China to the United Nations Environment Programme and UN-Habitat Wu Peng is set to assume office as the new Chinese...

About 60 people killed following attack in Mali

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Gunmen killed about 60 people in central Mali on Saturday, a local mayor said, in one of the deadliest such attacks in a region...

Burundi makes history qualifying for its first ever AFCON tournament

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Burundi made history by qualifying for its first Africa Cup of Nations tournament following a 1-1 draw with Gabon in Bujumbura. The hosts came into...

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

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

  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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