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By Guest Author On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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What Does Nigeria Offer its Young People? A Review by Nenadi Esther Usman

In 1960, Nigerians decided that they would be in control of their own lives, gaining independence. Yet, since then, the younger generation has been neglected, with the ruling classes enriching themselves. For Nenadi More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, July 6th, 2015
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BBC’s ‘Enchanted Kingdom’ with Idris Elba set for 2 night in August

BBC Worldwide North America and Fathom Events announce a special two-day theatrical event of the most ambitious 3D nature film produced to date – ENCHANTED KINGDOM, coming to theaters August 10 and 11, 2015, More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
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This Day in History: Nelson Mandela released from prison 25 years ago

Nelson Mandela, leader of the movement to end South African apartheid, is released from prison after 27 years on February 11, 1990, 25 years ago. Mandela spent the first 18 of his 27 years in jail at the brutal More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, December 9th, 2013
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Rick Clark, South Carolina on not lowering flag for Nelson Mandela, he’s not an American

A South Carolina sheriff has refused to lower the American flag to half mast to honor Nelson Mandela, saying the honor should be reserved for American citizens. photo Beverly & Pack President Barack Obama ordered More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 6th, 2013
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Remembering Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s ‘greatest son’

Just as Hollywood honors the legacy of the great South African leader, Nelson Mandela has passed away. photo South Africa The Good News / www.sagoodnews.co.za “He no longer belongs to us. He belongs to the More...

By Robert On Saturday, June 29th, 2013
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Hillary Clinton to receive the 2013 Liberty Medal, Jeb Bush to present the award

The National Constitution Center announced Thursday that Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will receive the 2013 Liberty Medal in recognition of her lifelong career in public service and her ongoing More...

By Robert On Saturday, June 8th, 2013
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Nelson Mandela in ‘serious but stable condition’ battling recurring lung infection

The nonagenarian, former President of South Africa and anti-apartheid hero is in “serious but stable condition” at a Pretoria hospital with a recurring lung infection, according to a CNN report today. Nelson More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 29th, 2013
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South Africa reports Mandela ‘in good spirits’ and ‘making steady progress’ during hospital stay

President’s office says 94-year-old anti-apartheid icon making steady progress after spending second night in hospital. Nelson Mandela, the former South African president, has made steady progress and is “in More...


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