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12 year old girl no longer scared of marriage

Violence and inter-communal conflict which has increasingly plagued Burkina Faso reached an unprecedented level during 2019. This has led to a sharp deterioration in the humanitarian situation and the displacement of nearly half a million…

Tanzania president want more babies in the country

On monday, Tanzania president, John Magufuli emphasized his position on birth control, saying a large population is beneficial to the economy. "It is evident that when you have a large population you build the economy. That's why China…

CBN says Dangote’s refinery will employ over 70,000

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele has said Dangote Refinery will employ over 70,000 Nigerians when it begins operation. He said the various policies of the Federal Government will ultimately reduce unemployment in the…

Rice production hits 3m tonnes in one year

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje had disclosed yesterday that local rice production as improved to a tune of three million tones in one year saying that it would soon surpass indigenous demand. The Governor who…

FG action plan to ban production of plastics

According to report during the launch of the Maritime Action Plan for Marine Litter and Plastics Management in Nigeria, The National Assembly and the Federal Ministry of Environment are putting finishing touches to a bill meant to prohibit…