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Senegal opens new international airport with economic hopes

Senegal's new international airport was opening its runways Thursday as the West African country hopes to become a travel hub for the region.

Robert Mugabe: the last of Africa’s fathers of independence

At 93, Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe is the last living African head of state to have fought for his country’s independence from a colonial power before becoming its leader.

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Rugby star Jarryd Hayne ‘arrested after sex assault claims’

High-profile rugby league star Jarryd Hayne was reportedly arrested by Australian police Monday over sex assault allegations, the second incident to be raised against the player.

Unity Bank share price gains 31% on renewed demand by investors

The share price of Unity Bank Plc rose 30.9 per cent last week due to renewed interest in the financial institution by investors.
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AWCON: Thomas Dennerby blames poor finishing for Nigeria defeat to South Africa

Super Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby has rued his side’s missed chances in Sunday’s 2018 Africa Women’s Cup Of Nations opener against South Africa in Cape Coast, Ghana.

Fela Durotoye: Bad leadership cause of poverty among Nigerians

Mr Fela Durotoye, the presidential candidate of the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN), has said the high incidence of poverty is a result of bad leadership provided by Nigerian politicians.
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Queen Elizabeth II honours Nigeria’s Grace Ladoja

A Member of The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) honour is an award given by the Queen to an individual for outstanding service to the community or local ‘hands-on’ service.