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8-year-Nigerian boy becomes chess star in America

Tanitoluwa Adewunmi, an 8-year-old Nigerian boy has become a child-chess star in the United States. Adewunmi, whose family is homeless in Manhattan, has seven trophies after winning his category at the New York State chess championship, according to the New York Times. The prodigy also went undefeated at the state tournament recently, outwitting children from […]
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Chinese Embassy in South Sudan donates anti-malaria drugs

The Chinese Embassy in South Sudan has donated anti-malarial drugs worth over 744,000 dollars to strengthen the country’s ability to respond to tropical disease. He Xiangdong, Chinese Ambassador to South Sudan said the drugs would strengthen South Sudan’s capacity to respond to malaria outbreaks and improve its public health sector. The Chinese envoy said China […]
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Another Buhari’s minister resigns

Another Buhari’s minister resigns

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim, has resigned her appointment to run for elective positions in the 2019 general elections. She is running to represent the Damaturu/Tarmuwa/Gujba/Gulani federal constituency of Yobe State in the National Assembly. She defeated her son-in law, Mohammed Bukar Abba Ibrahim, to emerge flagbearer […]
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Female minister defeats son to clinch APC Reps ticket in Yobe

Female minister defeats son to clinch APC Reps ticket in Yobe

NAN Minister of State Foreign Affairs, Hajiya Khadija Ibrahim, has defeated her step son, Mohammed Ibrahim, to clinch the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for Damaturu/Gulani/Gujba/Tarmuwa, Yobe federal constituency. Returning Officer of the election, which ran into the night, Prof Abba Gambo, announced, on Wednesday, that the minister polled 1,295 votes to defeat Mohammed who […]
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