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Ibinabo Fiberesima: Nigerian entertainers care less about their health

Nollywood actress, Ibinabo Fiberesima, has said it is worrisome that Nigerian entertainers give little or no attention to their health.

World Bank cuts Nigeria’s growth projection to 1.9 percent

The World Bank has once more reduced its growth projection on Nigeria in 2018 to 1.9 per cent, down from the 2.1 per cent it had estimated for the country in April.

World Bank forecasts 2.7% growth for sub-Saharan Africa in 2018

The World Bank has cut its forecast for growth of sub-Saharan Africa in 2018 to 2.7 per cent, down from an earlier one of 3.1 per cent, partly due to less favourable external environment for the region.

Kate Henshaw: I’m done with politics

Fans of screen goddess, Kate Henshaw, who were excited by her decision to contest for public office in 2015 and are looking forward to more from her on that lane can forget the idea. This is because the Cross River State-born star has said she is not likely to go back to the field ever again.

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Federal government declares Wednesday public holiday

In line with the enactment into law of June 12 annually as Democracy Day in Nigeria, the Federal Government has declared Wednesday, June 12, 2019, as Public Holiday to commemorate the maiden National Democracy Day.