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Justice Andrews Obaseki

Justice Andrews Otutu Obaseki Buried in Benin amid Eulogies · Gov. Obaseki, Oshiomhole, Dangote salute his achievements · Priest reflects on life of Otutu Obaseki at Service of Songs The late retired Supreme Court Justice, Andrews Otutu Obaseki, was on Friday laid to rest at his home in Benin City, as leaders from across the […]

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US Charges to Nigeria
US Chargé to Nigeria

U.S. Chargé joins Acting President for Small Business ‘Care Clinic’ U.S. Chargé d’affaires in Nigeria David J. Young recently joined Acting President of Nigeria Yemi Osinbajo and more than 5,000 entrepreneurs as the Office of the Vice President hosted a “Care Clinic” to provide on-the-spot solutions to bottlenecks holding up small and medium-sized businesses. At […]

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Liberian Independence

July 26, 2017 marks the 170th Independence Anniversary of the Republic of Liberia. On July 16, 1847, the Commonwealth of Liberia, a colony founded and controlled by the private American Colonization Society declared indepenence. “Liberia was founded, colonized, established and controlled by freed American slaves and ex-Caribbean slaves as settlers from the United States and […]

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Harvard African Development Conference 2017
Harvard African Development Conference

Press Release: Highlights of the 8th African Development Conference at Harvard University The 8th edition of the African Development Conference (ADC) took center stage at Harvard University (a prestigious private Ivy League research university) in Cambridge, Massachusetts from March 31st and April 1st  2017. The theme of the event was Africa: Imagining New Frontiers For […]

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Nigeria Content Investment Forum 2017
Nigeria Content Investment Forum

The 3rd Edition of the Nigeria Content Investment Forum (NCIF) was held on Wednesday, May 3rd at the Houstonian Hotel in Houston Texas. The forum provided opportunity for local Nigerian Small Medium Enterprises visiting the city of Houston to meet and engage with International Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) from Houston and the surrounding areas. NCIF […]

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Africa For Ebola Orphans Dinner
Africa For Ebola Orphans

Bright Light Projects (a 501C3 non profit organization) held a fundraiser event as part of AFRICA FOR EBOLA ORPHANS project in Houston Texas on April 14, 2017.  Founded in 2012, Bright Light Projects mission is music as a tool to advocate and implement viable, sustainable community-based projects through affiliated Common Initiative Groups CIGs & NGOs […]

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Houston Art Car Show 2017
Houston Art Car Parade 2017

2017 Houston Art Car Parade The Houston Art Car Parade was the highlight of a three-day celebration of the drive to create, Art Car Weekend.  Nearly 250 jaw-dropping cars, bikes, skaters, and motorized creatures rolled along Smith Street in Downtown Houston, on April 8, 2017, making it the largest gathering of its kind in the […]

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Excel Community Leadership Development Award
Excel Leadership Award

Excel Community Leadership Award & Short Story Contest The Board and Management of Excel Magazine International, Africa’s predominant development oriented magazine with spread across North America, Asia and Europe says held the first edition of EXCEL COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AWARD holding on Wednesday, December 28th 2016 in Owerri, the Imo State capital, Nigeria. Publisher of the […]

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Bill Rogers Youth Foundation
Sports For Change in Liberia

Charitable Fundraising Event for first Liberian Youth Sports & Development Center Olympic team athlete, elite middle distance runner and winner of the 2011 Liberia BHP Marathon, Mr. Bill Rogers, is leading the race to create opportunities for the youth of Liberia, a country torn apart by war and ravaged by the Ebola outbreak. Through the […]

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TeKay Designs At African Union Fashion Show
Liberia At African Union Fashion Show

LIBERIA AT FIRST AFRICA FASHION BUSINESS SUMMIT HOSTED BY AFRICAN UNION The Republic of Liberia was represented by TeKay Designs at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa for the Africa Fashion Reception held from 13th – 15th September, 2016. View video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PgQiF5EFGg The Embassy of Liberia in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia attended the event […]