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Governor Ayade calls on the world to stop wars

Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has called on nations of the world to put an end to wars and crises all over the globe and embrace peace. Ayade, who was represented by his deputy, Prof. Ivara Esu, made the call on Sunday in Calabar during the flag off of the first dry-run of the […]

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Governor Ayade calls on the world to stop wars

Thomas Cook Goes Bankrupt, Leaves Travellers Stranded

Thomas Cook, the world’s oldest travel firm, collapsed on Monday, stranding hundreds of thousands of holidaymakers around the globe and sparking the largest peacetime repatriation effort in British history. Chief Executive Peter Fankhauser said it was a matter of profound regret that the company had gone out of business after it failed to secure a […]

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Thomas Cook Goes Bankrupt, Leaves Travellers Stranded

SA Government will work with tourism stakeholders

(Pretoria) – Tourism Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane on Wednesday completed the first of a series of engagements with tourism stakeholders with a stern commitment to working with the province and the private sector to revitalise Mpumalanga’s tourism economy. Speaking at a breakfast event in Hazyview, Minister Kubayi-Ngubane reminded the industry players of the critical role they […]

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SA Government will work with tourism stakeholders

The Lion King makes $1Bn Dollars

(NEW YORK) – Disney’s ‘The Lion King’ has crossed the billion-dollar mark after less than 3 weeks in theaters. Reports indicate that the live-action remake of the 1994 movie features Beyonce, Donald Glover and Chiwetel Ejiofor in lead roles. The movie joins ‘Avengers: Endgame’, ‘Captain Marvel’ and ‘Aladdin’ as the fourth Disney title to surpass […]

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The Lion King makes $1Bn Dollars

FG to spend N82.109m for 2019 Abuja carnival

The 2019 edition of Abuja cultural carnival will gulp N82.109 million, Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said. The yearly carnival meant to showcase the country’s rich cultural heritage is coordinated by the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism. The minister said that Cultural Centres established by Nigeria in China and […]

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FG to spend N82.109m for 2019 Abuja carnival

Drogba returns to Stamford bridge

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba will make an emotional playing return to Stamford Bridge this summer as part of Soccer Aid 2019. The Blues hero, who won 12 major honours with Chelsea, is set to be confirmed as one of the former professionals to play in the annual charity match, scheduled to take place on June […]

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Drogba returns to Stamford bridge

Waje to quit music over cost of publicity

Afro-soul star, Aituaje Iruobe aka Waje reportedly wants to quit doing music professionally. Waje announced this move in a now-viral video, citing high cost of publicity and low purchase rates of her album as reasons why she was considering quitting. She said, “After everybody shouted ‘Waje, your last album was how many years ago, please […]

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Waje to quit music over cost of publicity

Sporting Afrique

FIFA set to punish racists

FIFA set to punish racists

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has urged Italian soccer authorities to hand out stadium bans for supporters guilty of racism after another incident in...

Nigeria’s All African Games Preparation is Faulty – Ebewele

Nigeria’s All African Games Preparation is Faulty – Ebewele

A board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele, says the country is risking its chances of winning the forthcoming...

Stuart Baxter quits as South Africa coach

Stuart Baxter quits as South Africa coach

South Africa head coach Stuart Baxter resigned on Friday and said he felt the time was right to search for new team ahead...

FIFA to take over running of CAF

FIFA to take over running of CAF

A drastic and dramatic overhaul of African football is expected to be announced on Thursday, the eve of the kickoff of the African...