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Here's what it was like to be Mansa Musa, thought to be the richest person in history

Mansa Musa, as depicted on a 1375 Catalan Atlas, one of the most important world maps of Medieval Europe.Wikimedia Commons

African King Musa Keita I is thought to be the richest person of all time — “richer than anyone could describe,” … 508 more words

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Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Nigeria advices politicians to turn to Almighty Allah & ensure fairness & equity for National Progress

Source: http://guardian.ng/features/ahmadiyya-tasks-leaders-on-righteous-deeds/

Ahmadiyya tasks leaders on righteous deeds

By Shakirah Adunola   |   23 September 2016   |   2:07 am

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at of Nigeria has enjoined the political leaders to turn back to Almighty Allah in their national course and ensure equity and fairness in their dealings and quest for growth and development. 240 more words

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Once Opposed To Maternal Health, Islamic Scholars Become Champions

Source: NPR


Aminu Gamawa wants to change the way Islamic scholars think about health care.

He’s a Harvard-trained lawyer who lives in Nigeria, where maternal and child health are major concerns. 538 more words

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Here comes made in Nigeria Suzuki car

In the recent wave of campaign to increase the performance of locally made products, a strategy the Buhari administration percept to be the way forward for Nigeria’s economic woes, Nigerian car marketer Boulos Enterprises Ltd., is set to introduce to Nigerian markets a made-in-Nigeria Suzuki Super Carry next month. 222 more words


Nigeria: Rice to sell for N40,000 per bag in December

Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, has warned that Nigeria must start producing rice by December 2016 or risk having the produce hit N40,000 per bag. 208 more words


4 hostiles killed in rivers as 4 were rescued

Operatives of Rivers State Police Command, have said that they smashed a criminal hideout on Ubima and Omerelu communities in Ikwerre Local Government Area of the state. 211 more words


Nigerian journalist with links to Boko Haram nabbed in Abuja

Ahmad Salkida, a Nigerian journalist with access to Boko Haram insurgents, has been arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on his arrival to the country, Sahara Reporters is reporting. 211 more words