CNN’s Christian Amanpour divorcing husband after 20 years of marriage — GHANAPAGE™

If we will recall, she became known in Ghana after her interview with Moesha Boduong went viral. Well, she and her husband Jamie Rubin are divorcing after 20 years of marriage, according to a friend. According to the Washington Post, the divorce is amicable and the two remain close friends. They share son Darius, 18. […]

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PETITIONS OF A CONCERNED NIGERIAN YOUTH — JOLADE JAIYESIMI

When I think about politics in Nigeria, I’m filled with disregard for the political system. My heart mourns for what ought to be a thing of joy. The complete disregard for political principles by our leaders has become a norm in the country. Nigeria is a blessed country with so many free gifts from nature. […]

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West Africa: Ecowas Mission Congratulates Nigerians, Urges Candidates to Accept Results — AllAfrica News: West Africa

[Premium Times] The Head of the ECOWAS Election Observation Mission to Nigeria and former Liberian President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, has called on all candidates in the presidential and National Assembly elections held last Saturday to accept the results “in good faith”.

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RUFORUM honours former Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union Commission, Her Excellency Rhoda Peace Tumusiime — RUFORUM

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity building in Africa (RUFORUM) on Friday 22 February honoured the former Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture at the African Union Commission, Her Excellency Rhoda Peace Tumusiime, for her “Outstanding contribution and leadership in advancing agriculture and agri-business in Africa”. She was honoured during a courtesy visit to the […]

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The Annual Gathering For West Africa’s Power & Renewable Energy Sector — Africa.com

#WAFPOW19 is organised in association with the Government of Senegal, the National Power Company, SENELEC, and ANER the Agence Nationale Pour Les énergies Renouvelables. The West Africa Power Summit’s unique format & platform will focus on the ECOWAS region and address the key challenges facing the Power & Renewable sector in West Africa. To be…

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Ghana’s John Mahama Wins Presidential Primaries to Run in 2020 Election — How Africa News

Ghana’s former president John Mahama has scored a landslide primary victory to become the opposition candidate in the West African country’s 2020 elections. Mahama was the overwhelming favourite among seven candidates, winning 95 percent of 213,487 votes cast on Saturday, making him the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress. Mahama was president from 2012 to…

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