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AM NOT LIKE DAVIDO, ‘I WORK FOR IT’ DJ CUPPY

Billionaire daughter, Florence Otedola popularly known as DJ CUPPY has revealed that she’s worked her way up in the entertainment industry without using her father’s money to gather influence like some of her counterparts do. Speaking in a chat with E-Daily, she said though she is the daughter of an oil magnate, …

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READ: DAVIDO AND WHIZKID WHO IS RICHER ACCORDING TO FORBES

The recent list of Forbes Africa’s richest entertainers was released last month with the top ten artistes listed according to their net worth. Surprisingly, the list which was topped by Senegalese entertainer Akon took an interesting turn when Nigerian artiste Davido came number 8 behind his counterpart Wizkid who was …

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KIKI OSINBAJO VP AND PASTORS DAUGHTER SET TO WED A MUSLIM

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s daughter, Kiki, is set to wed the son of Billionaire Businesswoman, Hajia Bola Shagaya, Seun.   After a year 2017 that she would rather forget in terms of her business and brush with the authorities, amiable society lady and billionaire businesswoman, Hajia Bola Shagaya is about …

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READ: Why Jacob Zuma Want More Time As President

ANALYSIS According to ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule, the negotiations between party president Cyril Ramaphosa and head of state Jacob Zuma fell apart because the party could not agree to the demand that Zuma stay in office for three to six more months.   Here’s why President Zuma wants to stay …

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Jammeh’s State House gardeners demand unpaid salary

Three former State House gardeners, all of them former APRC green youths, have appealed to the new government to quickly facilitate the payment of their three-month unpaid salary. Sheikh Jaw, Kebba Saidy and Modou Lamin Sanneh walked into the offices of The Standard Monday, claiming they are owed three months …

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Nawec secures 2-year uninterrupted power supply with KATPOWER

The National Water and Electrical Company yesterday signed a two-year uninterrupted electricity supply agreement with KatPower International Limited, a company in Turkey. The 30 megawatts power supply agreement, which was signed at the Petroleum House in Bijilo, is expected to regulate the electricity situation in the country for a short-term …

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FULL STATEMENT: The ANC Decides To Recall President Jacob Zuma

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National Congress (ANC) convened a special meeting on Monday, 12th February 2018 at the Saint George Hotel, Tshwane. The meeting was called to reflect on the current situation as it pertains to the position of the President of the Republic of South …

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GAMBIA: CORPSE FOUND AT KOTU DUMPSITE

A dead body of a so-far unidentified man was yesterday found at the Kotu Aqua pond, a sewerage dumpsite off Bertil Harding Highway. According to eyewitnesses, the body of the man, believed to be in his late 30s, was discovered by a sewage tank driver who came to dump waste …

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Resist attacks by armed herdsmen – Soyinka tells Nigerians

Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has called for an organised resistance to attacks being perpetrated by armed herdsmen across the country. Professor Soyinka told journalists in Lagos on Tuesday that the phenomenon of herdsmen and farmers clashes is not new but an issue that has graduated to an alarming state …

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DO NOT COMPETE RATHER CREATE

If you think that you have to compete for better jobs or more market share, you’re as wrong as I was. The idea of competition is engraved in our minds. We believe that we have to compete for the same jobs with others. If someone has a job, that means you can’t …

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RENO OMOKRI ILLUSTRATION OF VIRGINITY FOOLISH OR NOT?

Former Spokesman to Ex President Goodluck Jonathan and preacher Reno Omokri who has been on a non-stop rant with regards to marriage, girls and virginity is at it again. Recently, he came up with a picture to illustrate his point about the importance of virginity. According to him, virginity is …

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NEW ERA OF ZIMBABWE BOTSWANA TIES

Presidents Mnangagwa and Seretse Khama Ian Khama yesterday made firm commitments to enhance cooperation, make a clean break from the past and elevate their diplomatic engagements to a Bi-National Commission that will set the pedestal for stronger ties. It had been a decade since a Zimbabwean Head of State went …

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Itse Sagay advice the youths on how to take over Nigerian affairs

Itse Sagay, Chairman of the of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), has dismissed calls that youths will perform better than older people if given the opportunity to become President of Nigeria. Sagaya warned that Nigeria may regret having a youth as president because they would be embarking on …

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