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The Growth Of The Natural Hair Movement In Africa

African women have been blessed with beautiful healthy hair, but for many years after colonization of the African continent, it became the popular trend to have African curly hair straightened. It started with hot combs and later progressed to relaxers, which are pasty substances with chemicals that break down the curly structure of the natural African hair. These processes then

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Prince Charles In Lagos In Continuation Of Nigeria Tour

The Prince of Wales, Charles and his wife Camilla, have been in Nigeria since Tuesday, and they were warmly received by President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Rock Abuja, yesterday. And yesterday Wednesday they arrived Lagos State as part of their official visit to Nigeria, amid tight security. Charles and his entourage arrived aboard a B737 aircraft, with registration number CS-TFY,

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Canadian Governor Opens Joint Biobank With Lagos State

Lagos State continues to attract foreign investments with the visit of the Governor General of Canada, Juliet Payette, who arrived Lagos on Tuesday October 30th. Payette inaugurated a $4.5M Biobank at the Mainland Hospital in Yaba, Lagos. The Biobank is meant to effectively manage the outbreak of diseases, research and development of vaccines. Payette stated that the West African Ebola

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Africa Fashion Week Day 1, The Glitz, The Glam & The Runway

The 2018 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria (AFWN), held over the weekend precisely Saturday and Sunday. The glitzy event, which has become a reputable platform to celebrate African fashion designers both in Nigeria and London, was replete with its usual pomp and glamour. Doing its best to showcase the raw talent inherent in Nigerian, nay African designers, the AFWN, which is

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Ex-UBS Trader Kweku Adoboli Who ‘Gambled Away $1.4B’ To Be Deported To Ghana

The lawyer of Kweku Adoboli, a former UBS banker convicted for causing the biggest trading loss in British banking history will on Monday make a final attempt to prevent his imminent deportation a day later by filing for a judicial review. Adoboli’s solicitor Jacqueline McKenzie told reporters at a press conference Thursday that her client is due to be deported

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President Buhari Forges Stronger Debt Ties With China

President Buhari made his first official visit to China last week, but that was not the major highlight of the trip. The major highlight was that the First Lady Aisha Buhari, and their daughter were part of the President’s entourage. In fact, wailers had a field day claiming that President Buhari went on the trip with his family, thereby turning

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