18 Dec 2021
18-year-old Shatu Garko from Kano State has been crowned the 44th Miss Nigeria after besting 17 other contestants at the beauty pageant on Friday night. Garko is the first Hijabi pageant winner in the world. Garko loves riding horses and is passionate about proving religion and culture are not barriers to following one’s dreams and…
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With financial, health and climate shocks threatening to reverse two decades of development progress in Africa, experts have called for urgent concessionary financing to help the continent build resilience and boost economic growth.
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To increase renewable penetration to 2,000 megawatts by 2025, Infinity Power, a joint venture between Egypt’s Infinity and UAE’s Masdar has completed the acquisition of the entire shareholding of Lekela Power.
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Seven months after Charity footbridge was closed to pedestrians over its poor state, the bridge has been repaired and re-opened to commuters. The footbridge, which serves as a life-saver for commuters, military officers and students of Command Day Secondary School...
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Emerging markets in Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia Pacific and Latin America will see the biggest increase in smartphone adoption, helped by increasing affordability.
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The Lagos State Special Offences (Mobile) Court sitting at Bolade, Oshodi on Monday, 27th of March, 2023 sentenced an arrested fake Lastma Officer (Omotutu Bamidele) to a two- year jail term for impersonating and extorting money from motorists across Lagos.