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Stockbrokers woo FGN over falling stock market

The Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) has sent a position paper to the Federal Government urging the President Umaru Yar’Adua government to intervene in the persisting meltdown of the Nigerian stock market. The stockbrokers’ action is apparently informed by the persisting meltdown in the Nigerian stock market.   A source …

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Obama shares concern on Zimbabwe with President Motlanthe of South Africa

Earlier today President Obama spoke with South Africa’s President Motlanthe.  President Obama emphasized the importance of South Africa’s leadership role as a strong and vibrant democracy in Africa.    The two leaders discussed their shared concerns about the situation in Zimbabwe.  The President noted that South Africa holds a key …

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Photos

President Obama Inauguration Photos: A Trendy Africa Exclusive

One of my mentors once mentioned to me that there is a reason why the “agama Lizard” acknowledges itself after a gravity defying fall. Get this, no one will blow your trumpet more than oneself. I hereby present to you photographs captured by my Lenses during the recent inauguration in …

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Editor

Nigerian Naira Crash and the Economic Implications

The future of the Nigerian economy looks precarious. Indeed, the country’s economy is under severe threat as crude petroleum, the mainstay of the economy since the early 1970s has consistently headed south from last November. Just as most experts have noted, the forces that precipitated naira’s value erosion over this …

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President Yar’Adua’s daughter Weds State Governor

It was a gathering of who is who in Nigeria during the recent wedding of the President’s daughter to one of the States Governors. This would be the second wedding of the President’s daughter to a state Governor. Yar’Adua gave out his daughter, Nafisa, in marriage to Bauchi State Governor, …

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Events

Mike Osifo at His Surprise 60th Bash in Dallas

“Hey Mike, lets hurry and attend the wedding party. It’s gonna be so much fun”. Mike Osifo reluctantly heeded the call of his close associate as he joined his pals to the “Imaginary Wedding Party”. Unknown to him, it was just part of the master plan to ensure that  his …

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Yes We Can; Welcome Mr. President

He could probably be described as the most charismatic, charming, brilliant, energetic and youthful president America never had. President Barack Obama has been sworn in as the 44th President of the United States at the 56th classic inauguration Ceremony in the history of the greatest country in the world. President …

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THE INAUGURATION: THE 44TH PRESIDENT OF USA

Washington DC – As anticipated, thousands of people converged in Washington DC to witness the historical inauguration of the 44th President of the United States of America. They braved frigid temperatures to be part of history. You could see the excitement on the faces of both inhabitants and visitors as …

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