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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 05:34:32 GMT
Nigeria:I'm Considering Running for President, Saraki Says
[Daily Trust] The number of aspirants seeking to get the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set to rise as Senate President Bukola Saraki said he is considering running against President Muhammadu Buhari.

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:39:48 GMT
Mali:Mali President Wins Presidential Runoff Vote in Lanslide
[VOA] Incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali has won a landslide victory in the West African nation's presidential runoff election.

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:31:32 GMT
Nigeria:Comtemplation Is African - a Conversation With Teju Cole
[Premium Times] Born forty-three years ago in Michigan, United States of America, Teju Cole was raised in Lagos until he was seventeen when he left Nigeria for Kalamazoo College where he earned his Bachelor's degree in 1996. He later did his graduate...

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:17:46 GMT
Nigeria:Culture, Religious Misconceptions Hindering Family Planning in Nigeria
[Premium Times] Efforts to slow down population growth and reduce maternal and child mortality rate in Nigeria through family planning are not yielding the desired result, studies have shown.

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:13:23 GMT
Africa:FIFA Ranking - Nigeria Ranks to 49, As France Soars No. 1
[Vanguard] Egypt had a worse fall. Mohamed Salah's Egypt dropped from 45th to 65th.

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