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Dangote Tomato factory
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Nigeria's town of 'multiple births'
A community in southwestern Nigeria arguably has the highest number of surviving multiple births in the world. The town goes by the name 'Igbo-Ora' and is located in Oyo state. TVC News Christy Cole Popoola reports that while this is a source of ancestral pride, the economic implications of multiple births is already dawning on indigents of the community.
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Nigeria's Moshood Abiola's reparation efforts in perspective
The late MKO Abiola campaigned vigorously for reparations by the West to Africa, for hundreds of years of loss, suffered during the Trans-Atlantic slave trade and colonialism. TVC News Charles Ohaukwu takes a look at the late politician's pan-Africanist inclinations.
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Amanda Roberson of the U.S Consulate in Nigeria speaks with TVCNews on U.S Visa policies and procedures.
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How I broke 54 years old record in UNILAG - Dada Ayodele Daniel
Daniel Dada Ayodele did not only emerge best graduating Student in the University of Lagos, he equally broke a fifty-four year old record. Ayodele graduated with a cumulative Grade Point Average of 5.0 from the Department of Psychology, making him first graduating student to achieve such feat
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Volunteer Nigerian soldiers participate in airborne routine during graduation
He went to cover proceedings of the army at the military cantonment over the weekend. But having dared to have a taste of their daily "tea", our correspondent in Kaduna, Tesem Akende ended up being a part of the story. In this report, he brings us all sides to how it went at the cantonment in Jaji, northwest Nigeria.
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Textile industry in any nation is a major source of earnings for both government and the governed, Nigeria is not an exception. TVC NEWS in this report unravels the state of Nigerian textile Industry.
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Jaja Opobo and his kingdom
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Nigerian Airforce graduates ten new Pilots
The Nigerian Airforce has increased the number of its pilots by Ten. The Flying Officers recently completed their Pilot Course Forty One-B at the Three Zero One Flying Training School Kaduna.
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Meet the youths behind one of Kenya's biggest mushroom farms - Mushroom Blue | TVC News
Young Nyawira Gitaka, Gregory Limbe and MbachiaNge’the all graduates of microbiology for technology from Nairobi University speak on their passion for farming and how starting their farm-Mushroom Blue tackles food insecurity in Kenya
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Africarts...Ogbunike Cave
Africarts visited Ogbunike Cave in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State. An awesome site of great African traditional histories.
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Africarts...Igbo Ukwu Museum {A}
The ancient historical artifact of Igbo origin is what Igbo-Ukwu Museum in Aguata Local government Area of Anambra state of Nigeria is known for.
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Indians in Nigeria Celebrate Navaratri
Navaratri is a festival dedicated to the worship of the Hindu deity Durga and Indians in Nigeria came out to celebrate the Festival. Harry Itie captured the celebrations.
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Adequate power supply is considered a panacea for a virile economy. Both small and large scale entrepreneurs rely heavily on power generation to keep their business going. Epileptic power supply, however, is a canker-worm to sustainable growth and development in any economy as it uncontrollably increases the cost of production.. Unfortunately in Africa,irregular power supply has been a major challenge that successive government strive to tackle. Many multinational companies operating in African nations have packed up or relocated due to increasing cost of production caused by heavy reliance on alternate power supply, generator. Many African countries such as Nigeria and host of others have turned to dumping grounds for these alternate power supply and almost rendered efforts at resuscitating electricity supply in the continent a mirage. Inspite of these unpleasant experiences, Africans still remain hopeful that the continent can still record uninterrupted power supply and think of how to better the situation. DURO AINA, a 14 year old Nigerian secondary school student is one of those thinking in that direction. Aina invented a Urine-powered generator that serves a minimum of 6-7 hours at least with a bottle of urine. In this discovery report, TVC NEWS TEMITOPE FATUNASE tells us on how this young promising African hero came up with this record breaking invention- URINE-POWERED GENERATOR
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Tayo Faniran of Big Brother Africa Hotshots on TVC News | TVC News
Big Brother Africa Hotshots ended with Idris from Tanzania edging out Tayo Faniran representing Nigeria to win the grand prize of $300,000. Tayo joined us in the studio.
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Showcasing African Art : Jona-Quest Art Gallery opens in London
With interest from private collectors and museums, contemporary work from Africa is in hot demand. New York is currently holding a contemporary African Art Fair, while in London, Our Correspondent Joyce Ohajah met Jennifer Akinsuyi at her newly opened Jona-Quest Art Gallery in Greenwich, South East London.
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History of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has been around for a while. Are you, however, aware that the body started teaching Islamic morals before veering into governance? TVC News North Africa Correspondent Ayya Harraz tells us more in this package.
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Africarts...Osun Osogbo Festival 2013 (Part B)
The Osun-Osogbo Festival in south-west Nigeria occurs every year in the month of August. It is a grand and colourful fest organized at the "Osun" sacred groves in Oshogbo, the Osun state capital. It draws tens of thousands of believers of the Osun deity and tourists alike from within and outside the country.
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Ghanaian broadcaster Komlar Dumor laid to rest
Former Ghanaian BBC presenter, Komla Afeke Dumor has finally been laid to rest at a state funeral in Accra. The journalist died in his London home on January 18 this year after a cardiac arrest. Our Ghanaian correspondent, Eunice Agyare was at the solemn funeral ceremony in Accra and now reports.
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Mali Crisis: Nigerian Policemen to join Troops
About 140 Nigerian police personnel are headed for Mali to join the AU-led peace initiative in that country. The Police team is set to depart Nigeria on Monday [June 10] and ahead of the deployment, Nigeria's Police Authorities formally held a symbolic handover of authority, to the commander of the Mali-bound contingent. Kelechi Emekalam reports
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The worship of the river goddess - Osun is a traditional African religion of the Yoruba ethnic group of Nigeria.
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On The Town Meets Daddy Showkey
After a long break from the music industry, Daddy Showkey is back on the scene and he is letting us know of his plans
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On The Street....meets young Kenyan enrepreneur Muyika Mubarak
Despite being orphaned at a very young age, Muyika Mubarak has risen above his circumstances to become a force reckon with when it comes to internet entrepreneurship. Be inspired by his story.
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MKO Abiola: Going back to his roots
One aspect MKO Abiola was known for was his love for the family. TVC News reporter Adedoja Salam Adeniyi visited the family home of the late philantropist in Abeokuta, South West Nigeria and brought back this story.
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STRAIGHTalk with Femi Falana [SAN]
One of the key areas in which good governance can be measured in any country is the extent of her Judicial independence. The Judiciary as known, is the legal institution of any nation that adjudicates and interprets laws. In Nigeria, legal system and its independence has remained questionable in the last few years. Citizens do not longer regard the court of law as arbiter of truth and the last hope for the common man. The popular saying "Justice delayed is justice denied" has become a common phenomenon and gradually paints the judiciary in bad lights. Weak penal code and unnecessary adjournment of cases is a peculiar case in the Nigeria Judiciary. In the wake of all these undeserving experiences in Nigeria judiciary, TVC NEWS STRAIGHTalk with former President of the West Africa Bar Association and a Human Right Activist, Mr. Femi Falana [SAN] exclusively discussed Criminal Justice System in Nigeria.
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Ethiopia: Country's economy steadily recovering
Over the past decade, Ethiopia's economy has evolved to become the largest non-oil exporting economy in Africa. It is also one of the top ten fastest growing economies in the world. According to a World Bank report, Ethiopia averaged 10.6% GDP growth per year between 2004 and 2011. This compares to a 5.2% GDP growth in Sub-Saharan Africa as a whole. But what has been the driving force behind the spectacular growth over the past six years. TVC News East Africa correspondent Ken Karuri reports from Addis Ababa.
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Nigeria's brain drain turns brain gain in the United States
The brain drain in Nigeria is becoming a brain gain elsewhere. A vivid example of such gain is in the United States Adetola Odugbemi has more on this.
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Oyedola Joshua speaks on Anthony Joshua's victory
Oyedola Joshua, an uncle to the reigning heavyweight boxer, Anthony Olufemi Joshua said the Joshua family was confident of his victory even before the fight.
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Ademilola Odujinrin, first African pilot to fly the world solo
"The powers that be need to provide the enabling environment to the young ones to showcase their talent". ~ Ademilola Odujinrin
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STRAIGHTalk with Malam Nasir El-Rufai
Nigeria, Africa's most populated nation has passed through various systems of government- Parliamentary democracy, military autocracy and the current presidential democracy. Notwithstanding all these, the state is faced with increasing rate of unemployment, insecurity and corruption. Leadership question is identified a factor culminating into aforementioned problems in the country. In this episode of STRAIGHTalk, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, a former minister of Federal Capital Territory takes us through the causes, effects and solution to leadership problem in Nigeria.
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Nigeria's Ekiti Election: Fayemi congratulates Ayo Fayose on win
The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the 2014 governorship election in Ekiti, Kayode Fayemi congratulates Ayo Fayose on his victory in the vote.
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Ashish Thakkar: Africa's Youngest Billionaire
He's reputed to be Africa's youngest billionaire and he says there are lots of o
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President Jonathan visits Ibrahim Babangida on 26th of December
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan pays visit to former Head of State, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida in Minna, Niger state, Northcentral Nigeria on Boxing day, 2014.
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