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Noah’s Ark Story & The Most Likely Way Our World Will End By Rudolf Okonkwo

On Tuesday, January 18, 2022, a massive asteroid named asteroid 1994 PC1 flew by the Earth. It was one million miles away from us, and a similar distance as where the James Webb Space Telescope that NASA sent to space on Christmas Day is flying. This is the closest that asteroid 1994 PC1 has flown by Earth. It is also the closest that an asteroid had come near Earth since one came less than 700,000 miles from our planet on January 17, 1933. Asteroid 1994 PC1 is about 3,280 feet…

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Entertainment Lifestyle 

Mirabelle Fobi Embraces The Moment on New Single “Zigiyaga”

Mirabelle Fobi Embraces The Moment on New Single “Zigiyaga” – Music Industry Today – EIN Presswire Trusted News Since 1995 A service for music industry professionals · Tuesday, January 25, 2022 · 561,442,638 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters Press Releases Events & Conferences RSS Feeds Other Services Questions? Sourced From Nigerian Music

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Entertainment Lifestyle 

Blaqbonez Narrates How He Spent The First 200k He Made In Music Industry

Blaqbonez Popular Nigerian musician, Blaqbonez has revealed how the first N200,000 he made was spent as he reminisced on his humble beginnings. The rapper said he “took the longest road to success in this music thing.” He added that when he made his first 200k, he wanted to use it to buy studio equipment but his mother made him give it to a pastor as “first fruit”. Advertisement He explained that as he could not afford to pay people for their services, he had to become self-sufficient –  producing mixing…

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Africa 

A South African rhino returns to the wild after a deadly attack

After 30 procedures over six years to mend the wound on its face, a 10-year-old rhino whose horn was ruthlessly chopped off returns to the wild. His rescuers named the bull Sehawukele, meaning “God have mercy on us”. Called Seha for short, he was found by police stumbling near a fence in a reserve, so disfigured that he could barely hear or eat. The police called in John Marais, a wildlife vet who runs a charity called Saving the Survivors. The group rehabilitates rhinos that survive poaching attacks. “He has…

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Africa 

Nigeria’s new Dangote refinery to start processing crude oil in 2022

Nigeria’s new Dangote refinery will start processing crude oil in 2022. On Saturday, Nigerian businessman Aliko Dangote and Akinwumi Adesina, the chief of the African Development Bank, both toured the Nigerian greenfield crude oil refinery. Dangote announced the plant’s will begin operations by the third quarter of 2022. The plant which is located in Lagos is hoped to be a game-changer that will spur Africa’s development and deepen regional integration. The production will have at first a processing capacity of 540 000 barrels a day and is expected to reach…

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AFCON 2022: The Ill-fated Video Call And Eagle’s Tragic End By Richard Odusanya

Yesterday’s football match reminded me of the story of Judah and Tamar in the Bible. She was pregnant with twins and at the delivery, one of them brought out his hand out first and the midwife tied a cloth around it, to mark it. But the other one came out first. Using it as an analogy, I like to refer to the first child as Nigeria (Forerunner) and other as Tunisia (King).  The Tunisian team lost two games at the group stage and they finished third. The Nigerian team won…

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Africa 

Impressive performances from skiers as the Freeride Tour season begins in Spain

Last updated: 2 hours ago Ski Men Wildcard Max Palm of Sweden won with first double backflip in Freeride World Tour history on Sunday. Palm finished ahead of Spain’s Abel Moga and New Zealand’s Craig Murray. In Women’s Ski, Canada’s Olivia McNeill top the podium ahead of Norway’s Hedvig Wessel and Poland’s Zuzanna Witych. The second stage of the Freeride World Tour will be hosted in Ordino Arcalis, Andorra, from January 30th until February 5th. More about Sourced from Africanews

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Africa 

Morocco and Malawi look ahead to round of 16 match

Morocco and Malawi put the final touches on their preparations for their Tuesday clash. The teams will meet on January 25 in their quest for a place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations. Head coach Vahid Halilhodzic and midfielder Selim Amallah looked ahead to Morocco’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Round of 16 match against Malawi. The Atlas Lions also received a boost as wing back Achraf Hakimi joined Monday’s training session after spending the duration of Sunday’s in the team hotel, but it is unclear what…

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Africa Sports World 

AFCON22: Five best players of the group stage

– Advertisement – The Africa Cup of Nations group stages has drawn to a close, with heavyweights Morocco, Ivory Coast and Cameroon all progressing, while defending champions Algeria and powerhouse Ghana both crashed out. While some superstars like Mohammed Salah, Sadio Mane and Riyad Mahrez haven’t quite lived up to expectations, other players are having the time of their lives in Cameroon. With the help of Whoscored’s unique rating system, here are the highest-rated players on the group stage with best au online casinos supporting it.. Mohamed Kamara (Sierra Leone)…

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Africa Football Ghana Sports West Africa World 

Why Ghana should turn to Gernot Rohr as next coach

– Advertisement – Ghanaian football is at a crossroads. The Black Stars reached a dead-end at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon after a group stage exit. Ranked eighth on the continent, the West Africans were expected to at least advance as runner-up behind Morocco. However, with just one point in three games, it was Gabon and Comoros who comfortably reached knockout paradise, with online casinos backing the tournament. According to Opta, this was the first time Ghana failed to win at least one group stage game at…

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