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Ethiopians celebrate Fasika, Orthodox Easter, amid calls for peace

On the occasion of Fasika, the Ethiopian Easter, religious leaders have charged citizens to remain peaceful and to support government’s reform efforts, state-affiliated FANA Broadcasting Corporate said.

In Pictures: Orthodox Ethiopians gather at Lailebla for Christmas

Ethiopians are celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ across the country but the center of its biggest commemoration is in the northern Amhara State’s town of Lalibela.

Group seeks holiday for Islamic calendar

The Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation, has called on the Federal Government to make first day of a new Islamic year — Muharram – a work free day.

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Governor Umahi raps Willie Obiano over renaming of street in Awka

Ebonyi State Governor and Chairman, South-East Governors Forum, David Umahi, on Tuesday, berated his Anambra State counterpart, Willie Obiano, for renaming a street in the state capital, Awka, which was formerly known by the name of Ebonyi State capital, Abakaliki.

Over 300 athletes compete in CBN Tennis Championship

No fewer than 300 athletes would compete for honours in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) week-long Senior National Open Tennis championship, in Abuja.

Ooni, others bag awards as Ekiti university holds convocation

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi and other eminent Nigerians are to bag honourary awards at the 23rd convocation ceremonies of the Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar: I’m ready to confront anti-democratic forces

Former Vice President and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has declared that he was ready to confront anti-democratic forces ahead the 2019 elections.

Oghenekaro Etebo: Super Eagles must be focused to beat Iceland

Super Eagles midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo, insists that the team’s chances of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup round of 16 in Russia is bright but warns that the team must be focused on what is to be done to achieve the feat.