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Congo Villagers Discover Mountain Full Of Gold – [Videos]

Residents of a community in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Tuesday, March 2 discovered a mountain full of gold. Naija News understands as seen in viral videos that Congolese villagers after the discovery went to their homes, regroup in their numbers and returned to the mountain to help themselves with the treasures. 70% …

List Of Women Who Have Been Presidents In Africa

The Vice President of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan, is set to be declared as the head of state following the death of the country’s president, John Magufuli on Wednesday. Liberia: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is popularly called Africa Iron Lady, became the first woman president in Africa in 2005. Sirleaf who is …

China To Seize Uganda’s Main Airport For Over Debt

The Exim Bank of China iss about to seize Uganda’s main airport, Entebbe International Airport for non-repayment of a $207m loan. Uganda signed a loan agreement with the Chinese bank which had repayment terms attached to its only airport. According to reports, this agreement stipulates that in the event of non-reimbursement, Entebbe International Airport and …

I Still Kneel And Submit To My Husband – Tanzanian President, Samia Suluhu

The President of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan, has revealed that she still kneels and respect her husband even when she was the Vice President of the country. Naija News had earlier reported that Samia became the first female President of the East African country following the death of President John Magufuli. Samia in her statement …

Live: South Africa Election Result Updates 2021

The South African Independent Electoral Commission has started counting the votes for the 2021 municipal elections. Maroela Media will from time to time publish the latest news about the results here, Follow the live results here. DA and ANC head to head in Gauteng There is an intensified battle between the ANC and the DA …

Eto’o Rejects Salary As Cameroon FA President

Cameroon legend Samuel Eto has rejected salary accorded to him as President of Cameroon Football Federation(FECAFOOT) and instead increased remuneration package for the players. Samuel Eto’o Fils is a former Cameroon football player who currently presides over the Cameroonian Football Federation having taken over from 11 December 2021. He said: We have to bring …

Meet 21-Year-Old Man Who Feeds On Grasses From Birth – [Doc. Video]

Ellie, 21, was born into a humble family in Rwanda, in East Africa. The young man who is said to be the only surviving child of his parent lives in the forest among the wild animals, Naija News reports. This online news platform understands that the documentary of the child who is born differently was …

Huge Explosion Kills Dozens In Ghana

Numerous people are believed to have perished in a massive explosion near a mining town in western Ghana. According to police, a vehicle transporting mining explosives collided with a motorcycle near Bogoso. Local media outlets shared images of a large plume of black smoke rising above destroyed buildings and scattered debris as residents pleaded for …

Africa is one family – King Bhungane

The traditional ruler of Embo kingdom in Mpumalanga Province of South Africa, King Bhungane (111), says Africa is one family and mother of all nations The king made the assertion at Kromkrans, in Mpumalanga Province while conferring chieftaincy titles to two Nigerians. They are Chief Jonas Udeji, founder of Ohaneze ndigbo in South Africa, as …

Zambia’s Founding President, Kenneth Kaunda Is Alive – High Commissioner

Zambian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Solomon Jere, on Wednesday, debunked the report making rounds that the founding president of the country, Kenneth Kaunda, is dead. Here while speaking at a press conference in Abuja called on people to ignore the reports which he described as ‘’contemptuous rumours.’’ The High Commissioner said, ‘’the office of the …

Nigerian Becomes Britain’s First Black Female Ambassador

Great Britain has appointed a Nigerian as the first female black ambassador to Mozambique. She is Ms NneNne Iwuji-Eme. NneNne Iwuji-Eme, who has spent 16 years in the British Foreign Office, will take up her role as British high commissioner to Mozambique in July, taking over from Joanna Kuenssberg. The history making career diplomat while …