Unveiling Nigeria’s Top 50 Brands

[Guardian] At its yearly event, which held in Ikeja, Lagos, last Thursdays, Top 50 Brands Nigeria unveiled the top 50 brands for the year 2017. These are brands that have been able to weather the economic storms to deliver on their promises to Nigerian…

[Guardian] At its yearly event, which held in Ikeja, Lagos, last Thursdays, Top 50 Brands Nigeria unveiled the top 50 brands for the year 2017. These are brands that have been able to weather the economic storms to deliver on their promises to Nigerian consumers.

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APC Begins Campaign for Buhari’s Second Term in Ebonyi

[This Day] The Ebonyi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday in Abakaliki held a rally to celebrate President Muhammadu Buhari’s return from medical vacation, as well as drum support for his second term in 2019.

[This Day] The Ebonyi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday in Abakaliki held a rally to celebrate President Muhammadu Buhari's return from medical vacation, as well as drum support for his second term in 2019.

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Western Cape to Toughen Alcohol Controls

[GroundUp] The six billion rand generated by the Western Cape alcohol industry is a paltry sum, not worth it when compared to the billions in lost revenue, and the deaths, violence and brain-damaged children that are a result of alcohol.

[GroundUp] The six billion rand generated by the Western Cape alcohol industry is a paltry sum, not worth it when compared to the billions in lost revenue, and the deaths, violence and brain-damaged children that are a result of alcohol.

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Experts Fault Proposed Field Trial of Genetically Modified Cassava

[Guardian] Abuja -Experts have condemned an alleged move by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, (IITA) and Zurich, Switzerland-based ETHZ Laboratories to carry out confined field trial of genetically modified cassava in Nigeria.

[Guardian] Abuja -Experts have condemned an alleged move by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, (IITA) and Zurich, Switzerland-based ETHZ Laboratories to carry out confined field trial of genetically modified cassava in Nigeria.

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Tax Expert Olanike Disu Dies 24 Hours After Birthday

[Vanguard] The sudden death in Lagos of Olanike Disu, a tax expert and a former director at the Lagos Internal Revenue Service continues to provoke consternation in social media.

[Vanguard] The sudden death in Lagos of Olanike Disu, a tax expert and a former director at the Lagos Internal Revenue Service continues to provoke consternation in social media.

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More Police Officers Deployed in Umlazi After Threats On Social Media

[SAPS] Police will continue with high visibility operations at Umlazi and the surrounding areas following social media messages indicating that criminals are gearing up to hijack the vehicles in the area and attack police officials. Last night due to t…

[SAPS] Police will continue with high visibility operations at Umlazi and the surrounding areas following social media messages indicating that criminals are gearing up to hijack the vehicles in the area and attack police officials. Last night due to the high police visibility in the area, no serious incidents were reported.

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Missing Samkelo (2) Sought By Esikhaleni Police

[SAPS] Esikhaleni police are appealing to the members of the community to assist in locating missing two-year-old Samkelo Mpendulo Manqele of Mabuyeni area, Esikhaleni. Samkelo was last seen on 19 August 2017 playing with other children at the neighbou…

[SAPS] Esikhaleni police are appealing to the members of the community to assist in locating missing two-year-old Samkelo Mpendulo Manqele of Mabuyeni area, Esikhaleni. Samkelo was last seen on 19 August 2017 playing with other children at the neighbour's homestead. He disappeared that day and his family members have not seen him since. He was wearing a navy jacket, brown trackpants and maroon takkies. He cannot speak properly since she is still young. We appeal to anyone with information on his whereabouts to co

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