Campaign for Youths Living with HIV

According to records, there are 5 million youth living with HIV. Young people’s risk of becoming newly infected with HIV is closely correlated with age of sexual debut. Abstinence from sexual intercourse and delayed initiation of sexual behaviour are among the central aims of HIV prevention efforts for young people. Decreasing the number of sexual […]

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Google Doodle Celebrates Buchi Emecheta 75th Posthumous Birthday

Google on Sunday celebrated Nigerian novelist Buchi Emecheta with its Doodle on what would have been her 75th birthday which is used to commemorate holidays, events, achievements and notable historical figures. “Buchi Emecheta was born in Lagos in the year 1944. She moved to the U.K. in 1962, with her husband and first two children. […]

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Kenya launches Africa’s largest wind farm

Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta has commissioned Africa’s largest wind power plant in Turkana Northern Kenya, his office said in a statement on Saturday. The wind power farm is located next to Lake Turkana, the world’s largest permanent desert lake surrounded by three national parks and an active volcano. Speaking during the inauguration of the power […]

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How the World celebrated the 50th year anniversary of moon landing

On July 20, 1969, millions of people around the world watched on TV as Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong took his historic step into the pages of history. The Moon landing was also a truly global event. An estimated 650 million people around the world watched the Moon landing on TV, according to NASA. Events were held across the globe […]

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David De Gea agrees six-year Manchester United contract worth £117m to become world’s highest-paid goalkeeper

David De Gea will become the world’s highest paid goalkeeper after agreeing a new six-year contract with Manchester United worth around £117 million. But Romelu Lukaku remains determined to quit United and is hoping Inter Milan come back with an improved offer after the Italian club had an opening £54 million bid rejected. De Gea – […]

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20 Facts About The Original The Lion King

1. Sean Connery was Disney’s first choice to play Mufasa. 2. The iconic opening lyrics “Nants ingonyama bagithi Baba/ Sithi uhm ingonyama…” for “Circle of Life” literally translates to “There comes a lion/ Oh yes, it’s a lion.” 3. Tim Rice (who co-wrote the lyrics for the film’s songs) originally wanted ABBA to be on the soundtrack. After ABBA declined, Rice asked Elton John. […]

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Pepsi acquires a Nigerian Bread Company

Pepsi has acquired Pioneer Foods Group Limited, the company that owns Nigerian bread brand, Butterfield. The deal is the first major international purchase under Pepsi’s new Chief Executive Officer, Ramon Laguarta. Pepsi coughed out $1.8 billion to seal the acquisition of Pioneer Foods, almost a year after it acquired Israel’s SodaStream International Ltd in a $3.2 billion buyout deal in […]

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