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See official Coronation Pictures for Frances Udukwu Miss Africa USA 2015

Africa Business World congratulates Frances Udukwu for winning the Miss Africa USA Pageant 2015, which took place at the Fillmore Hotel in Silver Springs Maryland on August 29th, 2015. We also congratulate all the Runner-Ups, and kudos to Lady Kate Atabong Ndi, the Pageant Director. We will bring... read more »

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Beautiful Nigeria’s Frances Udukwu wins Miss Africa USA Pageant in Maryland...

Beautiful Frances Udukwu representing Nigeria has won the highly contested Miss Africa USA Pageant held last night at Silver Springs Maryland. Frances has made history; she is the first contestant ever to win two big African Beauty Pageants in one year. Frances is the reigning Miss Nigeria USA... read more »


Nigerians Speak out on Buhari’s Appointments Favoring Mostly Northern...

What do Nigerians Think About President Buhari’s lopsided Appointments in favor of Northern  men? Here are the opinions of 14 Nigerians from various Ethnic Groups 1. Alhaji Abba Kyari of Arewa Youth Consultative Assembly said–. These new appointments have been heavily criticized by... read more »

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Many people didn’t expect that this list will be coming but it has been largely rumoured that certificates obtained from Nigerian higher institutions are losing relevance internationally. The Nigerian University Commission(NUC) let the hell loose by publishing the list on their Weekly news... read more »


Buhari’s one sectional appointments further Divides Nigerians

President Muhammad Buhari’s has appointed his long time political friend Engr. David Lawal as the Secretary to the Federal Government, and he also appointed Alhaji Abba Kyari as his Chief of Staff. These new appointments have been heavily criticized by Nigerians as one sided. The President of... read more »

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The Nigerian Fundamentalist group Boko Haram has strengthened its ties with ISIS according to AP News Reports, and has sent in 200 Jihadists to fight in the city of Sirte in Libya. In March 2015,... read more »

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ISIS Suffers a Major Blow; Second in Command Killed in US Air Raid

The number two leader of ISIS Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali has been killed during the US air strike in Northern Iraq near the city of Mosul. A spokesman for the US White House, Ned Price, the White House National Security Council confirmed the incident on Friday. Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali was said to be the person in charge of coordinating arms movement... read more »

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The atrocities committed by the terror group  ISIS   are so horrific that a high-profile  al Qaeda  member, an American citizen, purportedly addressed the group directly in a new al Qaeda... read more »


Indonesian Air force Plane Crashes into crowded Residential Community

Africa Business World-  An Indonesian air force transport aircraft crashed into a crowded residential neighborhood, killing many people. The accident occured at Medan, the third largest city in Indonesia. Mangled wreckage of the aircraft, a C-130 Hercules jet which crashed into a set of buildings was shown on Indonesian TV on Tuesday.... read more »

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Australia wins seat on UN Security Council

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Pope names first Native American saint


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How to handle the aftermath of infidelity

DAVID and Gwen perched at opposite ends of the couch the first time they came to my office. As soon as they sat down, David started talking about Gwen’s affair with her co-worker. He fluctuated between outrage and grief as he described his feelings since learning that his wife of two years had been unfaithful. Gwen said that the affair... read more »

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USA beats Japan in the FIFA Women 2015 final

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U.S Defeats Germany in Women World Cup Soccer


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OBAMA! BUHARI’S CORRUPTION WAR IS COSMETIC By Umar Saleh Most times leaders in Africa deceive the western world with lofty polices on paper and lips-service, but beneath, their projections on... read more »

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Chief Uwazurike on Leadership Crisis in Nigeria and Implications for Buhari

Chief Goddy Nwazurike is the President of Aka Ikenga, the intellectual arm of Ohanaeze Ndigbo. He spoke to Ademola Adeyemo on the leadership crisis in the National Assembly and the implication of President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent visit to the US. Excerpts: So far what is your assessment of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari?... read more »

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Ebonyi Assembly approves request by Governor Umahi for N8 Billion Loan from CBN

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Women and children rescued by Nigerian soldiers from Boko Haram extremists in the northeast of Nigeria arrive at the military office in Maiduguri, Nigeria, Thursday, July 30, 2015. Soldiers rescued 71 people, almost all girls and women, in firefights that killed many Boko Haram militants in villages near the northeastern city of Maiduguri, Nigeria’s military said Thursday. (AP Photo/Jossy Ola)

Nigerian Soldiers rescue 71 women and Girls from Boko Haram

71 people have been rescued from the hands of Boko Haram near the city of Maiduguri in Borno State.The captives were mostly women and girls who disclosed they have been held for more than... read more »

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Forbes Magazine Named him one of Top 10 Most Powerful Men in Africa 2015.  Miss Africa USA Pageant Welcomes N J Ayuk as an Honorary Patron of the... read more »


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LAGOS, Nigeria news reports from Associated Press said that a new Bomb blast caused by Boko Haram has “killed 29 people in Nigeria and 24 in Cameroon”, Nigeria’s new... read more »

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Is Donald Trump an Asset or Liability to the Republican Party?

The race for the Republican nominee for the White House is heating up. Geb Bush the son of former U.S. president George Bush Sr. is currently leading the pact with Donald Trump in second... read more »

Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Ky., president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, arrives in procession for the beatification Mass of Blessed Paul VI celebrated by Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Oct. 19. The Mass also concluded the extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) See BEATIFICATION-MASS and KURTZ-SYNOD Oct. 19, 2014.

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Interview questions for Miss Nigeria USA Queen Frances Udukwu from Africa Business World (ABW) ABW—Hello Frances, Welcome to ABW Celebrity Interview Series Frances— Thank you so much... read more »

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Obama offers new Support to Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram

Nigerian President Mohammad Buhari met on Monday with the US President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington DC. Obama offered support to the new Nigerian president in fighting Boko... read more »


Boko Haram Slaughters 150 people in latest attacks

Since the election of president Mohammad Buhari as the new Nigerian leader, Boko Haram seem to have been mounting an offensive and has attacked and killed many hundreds of Nigerians since... read more »


Nigeria to send 700 Soldiers to Liberia

The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 1 Division,Nigerian Army,Major General Kenneth Osuji has hinted that at least 700 Nigerian soldiers would be deployed to Liberia. He made this known... read more »

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