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Bill Gates to invest 5 billion dollars in Africa

Bill Gates, the Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist announced that his foundation will invest an additional $5 billion in Africa over the coming five years. Bill Gates made the statement in South Africa where he addressed at the yearly Nelson Mandela Lecture. The occasion leads the tribute of Mandela’s birthday on July 18 when South Africans are motivated to spend 67 minutes of their time to help out others. Talking to the media after the lecture, Gates said his latest investment would focus on health programs. “Our foundation is here involved in the areas that we focus in, so we...

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Actor Leo Mezie is reportedly down with Kidney failure

News of the actor ailment is coming barely a month after popular music producer, OJB Jezreel died from a similar ailment. The actor, Leonard, who is now a shadow of his handsome self needs N10 million to undergo a kidney transplant. He shared his account details (MEZIE LEONARD, GTBANK, 0125346916) and welcomed contributions towards his ailment. Another Nollywood actor is dying from a dreaded ailment that has claimed the lives of several Nigerian entertainers. This time, its Nollywood actor, Leo Mezie who is down suffering from a kidney related ailment. Mezie became popular after his role in the 2003...

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Queen Elizabeth II’s 12 prime ministers

During her 64-year reign, Queen Elizabeth II has been served by 12 prime ministers. Many relationships were formed — from Winston Churchill, to “Iron Lady” Margaret Thatcher — and some proved more difficult than others. While most of their political and personal conversations are kept strictly confidential, memoirs and historic interactions provide an insight into their relationships. So as Theresa May becomes Britain’s next Prime Minister — and Her Majesty’s 13th — take a look back at those who have served her. WINSTON CHURCHILL 1951-1955 The Queen was said to be in awe of her first prime minister, Winston...

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Messi relaxes on summer holiday in Ibiza

Lionel Messi has taken some time out to enjoy a holiday in Ibiza following missing out on the Copa America title with Argentina. The 29-year-old looked relaxed as he took a sip of a drink on a yacht in Formentara where he is taking a break with wife Antonella Roccuzzo and his...

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The Best Times of Year to Buy All of Your Clothing (and Save) | Shop smarter

Puffer Coats: January Sure, your brain starts to think about winter layers as soon as temps start to dip, but if you can hang tight until January, that’s when you’ll have the best chance of snagging a major deal. Here’s why: Even though it’s the month that feels the chilliest, stores are already trying to make way for spring merch. Keep an eye out for post-Christmas sales on coats (plus, boots, hats and gloves) and stock up. Cardigans And Sweaters: January Same deal as the coats. With spring on the horizon, stores need to clear out pretty much all...

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