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At Last, South Africa Announces Single Pill For HIV

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Government took a major step towards improving HIV treatment compliance and cost with the announcement that the new antiretroviral (ARV) tender will include a triple fixed dose combination (FDC) tablet, which combines three pills into one, Heailth-e reports.
Speaking on the eve of World AIDS Day on Saturday, health minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi announced in Pretoria on Thursday that a tender for the triple FDC of tenofovir, emtricitabine and efavirenz had been approved.

World’s Oldest Dad, Welcomes Baby Boy

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Ramjeet Raghav was at his wife Shakuntala’s side as second son Ranjeet was born weighing 4lb 7oz.
The former wrestler had gained the world record in 2010 when Shakuntala — said to be 60 — gave birth to Vikramjeet.

Ojukwu’s Will Finally Surface, Bianca Gets Lion’s Share

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Enugu – The will of the late Ikemba Nnewi, Chief Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, was on Friday presented to the family with his widow, Bianca, getting the lion’s share.

Late Ojukwu and wife, Bianca The presentation by the Chief Registrar of the Enugu High Court, Mr Dennis Ekoh, was witnessed by Bianca, Mr Val Nwosu, Ojukwu’s first cousin, and Mr Mike Ejemba.

Cat With Four Ears

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The cat with four ears - this household pet, named Yoda, was born with an extra set of ears.
Yoda's owners said he was a perfectly normal, affectionate, curious cat and a joy to have around. His extra ears, which are not thought to affect his hearing, are not attached to the base of his skull, with one placed slightly behind the other.

Keeping Your Teenagers Pure [Part 2] By Pastor Faith Oyedepo

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Dear Reader.
You are welcome to another exciting edition. This week, we shall be re-emphasizing again on, Reasons for keeping teenager pure. As you open up your heart to God’s Words concerning your teenagers, I see God opening your eyes to see and to know what to do to keep, and to direct them in God’s ways.
There are basic truths about child training, which when you embrace and practise, will enable you to raise godly children. These basic truths form the foundation of child raising; as you know, the foundation of a building is its most important part (Psalm 11:3).

Japanese Designed A Line Of Air Conditioned Clothing With Built-In Fans

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The Japanese have done it again. The Japanese company, Kuchofuku Co. Ltd, has designed a line of air conditioned clothing with built-in fans – a product that proved in demand after the recent tsunami and earthquake.
The president of Kuchofuku Co. Ltd, Hiroshi Ichigaya, explained how the clothing came about, saying “It came to me that we don’t need to cool the entire room, just as long as people in it feel cool.”

Giant Anaconda Regurgitates Undigested Cow

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Almost 66,000 people have watched the gruesome footage of a giant anaconda regurgitating an entire animal in the Brazilian jungle.

Secret Message Of The Second World War Found On Dead Pigeon

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Britain’s top code-breakers have been stumped by a secret code found on the leg of a dead pigeon with a message from Second World War attached to it.
The code on the pigeon stuck in a chimney for the last 70 years may never be broken, said a British intelligence agency.

Reasons Why Obasanjo Is Angry With Jonathan

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Former president Olusegun Obasanjo is unhappy with President Goodluck Jonathan over some of the decisions he (Jonathan) had taken regarding the state of the nation.
Sources close to Obasanjo told Leadership that the former leader seems disenchanted with President Jonathan with specific regards to issues of insecurity, unemployment and mounting debt profile.

Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Wins Best Actress Award

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Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, on Sunday, November 25, 2012, won Actress of the Year at the 2012 Exquisite Lady of the Year Awards (ELOY). 
She won the award for her performance in the movie, Ties That Bind.

Governor Rochas Okorocha And Funke Akindele In School Uniform

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Former Secret Society Cult Member Confesses In Nigeria

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Here is a shocking confession of a former secret society member in Nigeria. You guys need to listen to him of how he revealed deep secrets of the secret society called santeria in Nigeria.
Watch the video of a confession that will open your eyes, deep into darkness but the love of GOD is deeper than the depth of the sea. GOD is so good, JESUS is mighty to save.
Watch video below:

Chelsea Football Club, Confirm Rafael Benitez As Coach

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Chelsea Football Club can confirm Rafael Benitez has been appointed interim first-team manager until the end of the season. 
The owner and the Board believe that in Benitez we have a manager with significant experience at the highest level of football, who can come in and immediately help deliver our objectives.

Aliko Dangote Tops The List Of 40 Richest Africans In 2012

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Amid grim news about the global economy, Africa continues to shine. Forbes’ second annual list of Africa’s 40 Richest reflects growth across much of the continent. The moguls’ combined net worth, now $72.9 billion, is up 12% over last year. Ten newcomers join the ranks, including, for the first time, two women.
Aliko Dangote of Nigeria tops the list for the second year running, with a net worth of $12 billion, up from $10.1 billion in November 2011. Most of his net worth lies in publicly traded Dangote Cement, which operates in 14 African countries. Nicky Oppenheimer of South Africa comes in once again as the second richest, with a $6.4 billion fortune—down $100 million from a year ago. Oppenheimer decided in late 2011 to sell his family’s 40% stake in diamond producer DeBeers to mining company Anglo American for $5.1 billion. The deal got final regulatory approval in July 2012, marking the end of 85 years of Oppenheimer family control of DeBeers.

“A Lot Of Men Want To Marry Me Now” - Winner Of The MTN Ultimate Wonder, Ebube Essien

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Just last week, Ebube Essien-Garricks, was announced as the winner of the MTN Ultimate Wonder Promo. But the Port Harcourt-based student, chose the cash equivalent of the Cessna 182T aircraft she should

have – about N64 million. She recounts her initial reactions when she heard the news.

"The General (Buhari) Has Spoken On Our Behalf And Who Am I To Speak After My Leader." – IBB

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Former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) was yesterday described as a leader who must be respected in line with military tradition. General Ibrahim Babangida made the remark yesterday when

three former military heads of state, Generals Buhari, Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar met at the palace of the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari during their condolence visit to the monarch over the death of Dr. Olusola Saraki. Babangida who was first offered the microphone to give his condolence message by the master of ceremony, rejected the offer and stated that, "In military, we have our tradition of doing things. Gen. Buhari is our leader and he is the one to speak on our behalf."

Keeping Your Teenagers Pure (Part 1) By Pastor Faith Oyedepo

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Dear Reader

I welcome you to another exciting edition of this week. As you read and pay attention to God’s Word, I see God giving you the grace to know and understand your teenagers.
This week, we shall be looking at, how to understand your Teenager. Some people lay up money, houses, clothes, cars and other possessions as an inheritance for their children. But the greatest inheritance you can leave behind for your children, is a good Christian upbringing.

TB Joshua Sponsors A Nigerian Student To Study For PhD In The University Of Oxford

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Popular Nigerian Pastor, T.B. Joshua, well known for his expansive philanthropic endeavours, shocked congregants at his church, The Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) and viewers at home on Sunday 18th November, 2012.
During the service, it was revealed he has sponsored a Nigerian student to study for PhD in the University of Oxford to the tune of £100,000, approximately N26 million.

Portable Beverage Dispenser ‘’Piknik’’ Invented By A Nigerian

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The young Nigerian, Emmanuel Arinze who is a resident in Voorhees, New Jersey, an IT Professional and part-time inventor called 'Piknik'. Piknik is a portable dispenser that could be used to easily and
conveniently store, transport, and serve a selection of drinks to a group of people without the need for numerous bottles, flasks, and other such containers.

Surrogate Mother: 58 Year Old Woman To Give Birth To Her Own Grand-Child (Infertile Daughter)

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A woman in her 50s will give birth to her own children after becoming a surrogate mother for her infertile daughter.
Cathy Donnelly, 58, is six months pregnant and will welcome her seventh grandchild into the world when she gives birth to her - before daughter Shannon Fischer raises the baby.

World's Poorest President (Jose Mujica) Donates 90% Of His Salary To The Poor

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It’s a common grumble that politicians’ lifestyles are far removed from those of their electorate. Not so in Uruguay. Meet the president – who lives on a ramshackle farm and gives away most of his pay.
Laundry is strung outside the house. The water comes from a well in a yard, overgrown with weeds. Only two police officers and Manuela, a three-legged dog, keep watch outside.

'I Will Accept If He (Singer Iyanya) Proposes' - Actress Yvonne Nelson

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According to Yes! Magazine Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson said she would marry the kukere singer Iyanya if he proposed to her.
When asked if she would marry Iyanya if he proposed, Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson, who pointed out that she was single and searching.

Bishop Ajayi Crowther Translated The Bible In This Building

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It is the country’s second oldest storey building. Located in Ota, Ogun State, the Cathedral Church of Saint James (CCSJ) boasts of a history that makes it comparable to Westminster Abbey in London. It was here that Reverend Ajayi Crowther did the first translation of the Bible into the Yoruba language.
And what’s more, CCSJ still has in its possession items that were used by the very first occupants of the building back in 1842. The items include a chalice, a baptism bowl, two altar chairs, coins currency and other historical curios.

Gorilla Protects Boy In Brookfield, Illinois [Video]

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Binti Jua is a female western lowland gorilla in the Brookfield Zoo, in Brookfield, Illinois, outside of Chicago. Binti Jua (whose name means "Daughter of Sunshine" in Swahili) is the niece of Koko, the gorilla world famous for learning American Sign Language.
Binti is most well-known for an incident which occurred on August 16, 1996, when she was eight years old. A three-year old boy climbed the wall around her zoo enclosure and fell 18 feet onto concrete below, rendering him unconscious with a broken hand and a vicious gash on the side of his face.

Argentine CLUB Signed Lionel Messi's Two Weeks Old Son[Thiago Messi ]

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Lionel Messi's two weeks old son, Thiago Messi, has been signed by an Argentine football club - Newells Old boys. Newell’s was where Messi played at youth level before joining Barcelona.

Solar Eclipse Will Occur On Tuesday

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Northern Australia will be home to the most visible part of the solar spectacle and CNN reported that tens of thousands have already made the journey to be there when it occurs.
A total solar eclipse will take place Tuesday, yet will only be visible in limited parts of the world.

Nollywood Actress, Nkiru Sylvanus Loses Her Appointment As Special Assistant To Imo State Gov

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I heard from very reliable sources that actress Nkiru Sylvanus has lost her appointment as the special assistant to governor Rochas Okorocha on Lagos Matters. Yes, there's a position like that!
The Abia state born actress had been battling several people since her appointment last year, who felt  she didn't deserve the position as a non-Imo state indigene and also because they felt the appointment was meaningless and unnecessary as they didn't understand her job specification.

I'm Ready To Expose Everything About Ojukwu’s Illness And Death, Bianca Ojukwu And Gov Peter Obi

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“Let November 26 come and go and I will expose all of their activities as they claim to be upholding the ideals of Ojukwu.

“The way things are going, very soon I will start granting interviews again to put things in proper perspective both for Mrs. Bianca Ojukwu, Governor Peter Obi....

One-Eyed Goat, Born On A Farm In India [Photos]

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A one-eyed goat that was born on a farm in Perundurai, Erode district, drew crowds to the farm as curious people paid a visit to see the rarity.
The farm owner, Kandasamy, 45, who has been breeding goats for the past 10 years, said that this was the first such occurrence.

New Species Of 'Blind Snake' Discovered In Brazilian River

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Forgive us if this puts you off your dinner because, as snakes go, this is not much of a charmer.

The unique creature, atretochoana eiselti, was found after engineers drained a hydroelectric dam which spans a river connected to the Amazon.
see more photos below>>>

Balotelli Covers His £160,000 Bentley In Army Camouflage [Photos]

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Italian striker Mario Balotelli has had his £160,000 Bentley Continental GT wrapped in vinyl army camouflage for that special effect.
The 22-year-old car attracted attention recently parked at the Carrington complex, plenty of backroom staff and even some players approached it for a closer look.

Homosexuals (Gay) Have Taken Over Nollywood - Actor

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In the thinking of many young ladies and guys who are desperate to make it big in the movie industry, desperate times call for the adoption of all possible tactics to measure up.
"One idiot came toasting me o! That is true as funny as it would sound. Something is happening in this Nollywood. These up and coming actors are being used by some of the established producers who are gays. If you want to get a job as an up and coming actor, you must sleep with them. You must be sexed to get a job.

“Why I Left The Bank To Become Dangote’s Truck Driver” – PHD Holder

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Henry Pender is a graduate of Political Science from the University of Ibadan. Pender graduated in 2000 and has worked as a banker, yet he is among the about 100 graduates undergoing training to become truck drivers; or rather logistics assistants. Pender is also the class governor of this first batch of trainees.
“After my service, I had the privilege of being retained at the Rivers State Primary Education Board where I did my primary assignment.

Dangote Donates N2.5 Billion ($16m) To Flood Victims

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….….flood reliefCommittee Realizes Over N11 BillionBoth Mr Dangote and the Federal Government donated the sum of N2.5 billion each, making them the highest donors at the event held at the Banquet Hall, State House, Abuja.

My Husband Is Having Low Sperm Count - Woman Tells Court

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Many people have marriage problems, but how you handle yours is what makes the difference. A 35-year-old petty trader, Ajinatu Samuel, has asked the Agege Customary Court, Lagos, to dissolve her nine-year old union with her husband, Akinsola.
The couple had an engagement ceremony and their union yielded a son. Ajinatu told the court that her husband did not take care of her and he frequently beat her. She said whenever she got beat up, he would later come to beg her and claim that he did not know when he started beating her.

My Marriage Is Private; I Will Dress The Way I Want –Busty Nollywood Actress

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She is a delectable actress that sparkles on and off the screen. Busty, gorgeous and gifted, multi-talented Jennifer Eliogu, who experienced a stellar rise to stardom via acting, is one actress who has remained relevant in the make-believe world for over 16 years and still counting.
Today, her tentacles cut across acting, producing, script writing, singing, motivational speaking, events anchoring alongside her Non-Governmental Organisation’s activities. However, despite wearing an ever-cheerful mien, Eliogu is a woman with ‘a lot’ on her heart.

China Blocks Google

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Google and all of its major services were blocked in China on Friday, as the Communist Party meets to appoint new leaders for the first time in a decade.
Google's own "transparency report" - designed to detect and publicize service disruptions - shows a sharp drop in traffic from China across all of Google's products. The company added the incident to its timeline of outages. "We've checked and there's nothing wrong on our end," a Google representative told CNNMoney.

How A Nigerian Blind Man Turned His Disability To Success

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Blind Nigerian musician, music producer and songwriter, Cobhams Asuquo has made history for helping talented individuals in Nigeria and his massive contribution to the music industry.
Watch his interview with CNN below and savour the talent of a man who dared to listen to the beat of his heart.

President Obama Crying During Speech After He Won Re-Election [Video]

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(CNN) — President Obama was crying. Not choked up, not somewhat emotional. He was crying. It was a startling sight — after years of watching the man known for his coolness under pressure, for his analytic detachment — to see him suddenly wearing his heart on his rolled up sleeve.
What happened? What made the president — “No Drama Obama,” “President Spock” — suddenly crack?

Microsoft Shows software That Can Translate Spoken English Into Spoken Chinese

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Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.

The software preserves intonation and cadence so the translated speech still sounds like the original speaker.

Astronaut At ISS Uses Space Internet To Control Robot On Earth

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The interplanetary internet has been used by an astronaut at the International Space Station (ISS) to send commands to a robot on Earth.

The experimental technology, called Disruption-Tolerant Networking (DTN) protocol, could be a future way to communicate with astronauts on Mars.

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, Frank Edoho Secretly Re-marries?

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I put a question mark there because I don't know for sure if they are married but the “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” host recently introduced Sandra Onyenaucheya as his wife. Not girlfriend or fiancee, as wife.
He told guests at the unveiling of the new Heineken bottle which held at the Federal Palace hotel some days back, that he came to the event with his wife, Sandra, who was wearing a wedding band.

Woman's Menstrual Cycle 'Affect Asthma' - Study

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A woman's menstrual cycle affects the severity of respiratory symptoms, potentially worsening conditions such as asthma, a study suggests.
Norwegian researchers studied almost 4,000 women, and found worse symptoms around ovulation.

Reasons Why Most Single Guys Don't Want To Get Married

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Most single guys are reluctant to settle down due to many reasons. Some of which I shall break down...
1. Freedom: Most guys feel that once they get married, they won’t have the freedom to mingle with other girls. since their wives will always be monitoring them or be with them most of the time. and any attempt they make to flirt or have a harmless chat with a girl will always be frown at or misinterpreted by their spouse.

4 Female Students Invent Urine-Powered Generator In Nigeria

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Possibly one of the more unexpected products at Maker Faire Africa this year in Lagos is a urine powered generator, created by four girls. The girls are Duro-Aina Adebola (14), Akindele Abiola (14), Faleke Oluwatoyin (14) and Bello Eniola (15).
The generator is on display at an exhibition in Lagos Nigeria where people from the tiniest villages to those from big cities are talking about making stuff. 

Tips On Table Setting

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For some people, setting a proper table remains one of those dark and mysterious areas in home decor. You don't have to.  However, be overly fussy to have a well-laid table that is contempory and elegant. Every piece need not match exactly, as long as every person gets a complete place setting. You can keep the look elegant by setting tableware according to traditional arrangements.
Do the following:Utensil placement: The most important tips for table setting concern the placement of utensils. The overall rule is that you set utensils in the order people will use them, working from the outer edge of each side of the plate inward. If you are serving a soup course first, the soup spoon goes on the outer right edge.

Letter To President Barack Obama From Beyonce

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History will remember Obama as one of the greatest black men that ever lived! -->

Man Gives Lift To A Ghost

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A prominent miner Tinashe Ticharwa (56) got the shock of his life after he recently mistook a ghost for a human being and gave the spook a ride from Shurugwi to Gweru.

Ticharwa, popularly known in the mining town of Shurugwi as Mr Tich, had played the Good Samaritan role after the ghost stopped him along the Shurugwi-Gweru Highway and gave it a ride.

Nollywood Actress Nuella Njubigbo Shaves Hair For New Movie Role

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