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To Have Children or Not: The Importance of Finding a Balance

By 2050, Nigeria will become the world’s third largest country by population. The UN predicts that one-third of all people—almost 4 billion—will be African by...
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U.S. Signals New Approach to Horn of Africa Ally

The April inauguration of Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister came amid much fanfare and raised expectations for the future of true democracy in Ethiopia, while...

VP Osinbajo: Buhari Administration Will Continue to Ensure Transparency, Accountability in Governance

“We have, since we assumed office three years ago, made remarkable progress in pushing the frontiers of transparency and accountability in the Federal Government....
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KENYA: Raila Odinga Not Interested in 2022 Presidential Election

By PHILIP MOMANYI MAOSA Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga has said members who are purporting that he will seek the presidency in the...
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Desire to Migrate Rises in North Africa

Despite recent efforts to discourage migration from origin and transit countries in North Africa to Europe and elsewhere, people's desire to leave the region...
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Buhari’s Visit to Washington a Small Win for President Trump

President Donald Trump should be very happy with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari. Unlike the recent visits of French President Emmanuel Macron, who criticized Trump’s...
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Heavy Downpours Causing Flooding in Kenya and Increasing the Threat of Cholera

Since March, flooding in Kenya has left hundreds of thousands homeless especially those living in Northern Kenya close to the Tana river which has...
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President Buhari Goes to the White House to Meet President Trump

President Buhari and President Trump discussed shared economic and security interests. The two presidents will discuss terrorism, trade, and anti-Christian sentiment in Nigeria. President Donald Trump...
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Nigeria Faces a Crippling Population Boom

At a population conference in New York, Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC) Eze Duruiheoma estimated that the current population of Nigeria is 198 million,...
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Botswana Welcomes Its Fifth New President

On April 1, Botswana inaugurated its fifth president, Mokgweetsi Masisi. The presidency is structurally very strong in Botswana and its past leaders have been giants....

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