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Cross-section of statues at the Hero Square in Owerri.

Travelogue: A reporter’s visit to Owerri, ‘City of Statues’

Owerri is referred to as the City of Statues due to the governor’s fixation on ‘immortalising’ prominent figures using such structures.

Insights from Uganda on why solar street lights make sense

In cities faced with multiple pressing challenges and very limited budgets, street lighting is rarely a priority.

The Serengeti-Mara ecosystem is home to the famous wildebeest migration. [IMAGE: ANNA ESTES, PENN STATE]

People are taking a huge toll on the plains of the Serengeti-Mara

The 40,000 sq km Serengeti-Mara plain that straddles the border of Kenya and Tanzania is famous for its abundant and diverse wildlife.

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NiMet advises air travellers, road users against poor visibility

The agency says dust has been released into the atmosphere over the source region in southern Chad and Niger Republic.

First storey building in Nigeria, Badagry, Lagos (Photo Credit: Legit.ng)

Nigeria’s first storey building records 13,609 visitors

The 172-year-old house is located in Badagry, Lagos State.

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What the weather would look like on Friday – NiMet

The agency predicts sunny, hazy weather across Nigeria

Nigeria's Consulate in Johannesburg, South Africa

TRAVEL: Inside Nigeria Consulate in Johannesburg, and the changing tide, By Folu Olamiti

“The last time I was at this mission was six years ago. The atmosphere that beset me during the visit was bedlam.”

Website screenshot, National Geographic Traveller [Photo: National Geographic Traveller]

Four ‘cool’ destinations to travel in Africa

This four places make National Geographic Traveller’s Cool List for 2019.

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Cloudy, sunny weather to prevail on Thursday – NiMet

The agency predicts day and night temperatures of 29 to 37 and 13 to 23 degrees Celsius respectively in the central cities.

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What the weather would look like on Wednesday – NiMet

The agency predicts cloudy, sunny weather and rainfall across Nigeria.

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Cloudy, sunny, hazy weather to prevail on Friday – NiMet

The agency says there might be day and night temperatures of 32 to 35 degrees Celsius and 20 to 26 degrees Celsius.

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What the weather will look like on Friday – NiMet

The agency predicts that there will be cloudy weather conditions with chances of thunderstorms and rainfall activities.

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What the weather will look like on Wednesday – NiMet

The agency predicts thunderstorms and rains across the country on Wednesday.

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What the weather will look like in Nigeria on Saturday

NiMet predicts that thunderstorms and rains will prevail on Saturday

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NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Friday

The agency says storm will linger over central states

U.S. Embassy Abuja

U.S. Embassy closes Abuja Consular Section

U.S. Embassy closes Abuja Consular Section

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What the weather will look like on Tuesday

NiMet predicts rainfall and thunderstorms as well as temperature ranging from 29 to 30 degrees Celsius.

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How the weather will look like on Thursday

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, thunderstorms and rainy activities

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed

Nigeria has potential to be best tourists’ destination – UNWTO boss

”Nigeria is important to UN, as it is embedded with enormous tourism potentials that can attract tourists”.

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NiMet predicts cloudy skies, rainy activities on Friday

While the southern states would experience cloudy morning, the northern states will experience partly cloudy to cloudy conditions

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How the weather will look like on Wednesday May 16

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, rainy activities in parts of Nigeria

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

Ooni of Ife to embark on 10-day historical visit to Brazil

The monarch will declare Bahia as spiritual capital of Yorubas in the Americas.

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How the weather will look like on Friday April 20

Southern States would experience cloudy conditions while northern States will experience partly cloudy to sunny skies

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How the weather will look like on April 17

The southern states will experience cloudy conditions over both inland and coastal cities while northern states will experience partly cloudy to cloudy conditions

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How the weather will look like on Saturday April 7 – NiMet

The agency says the southern States will experience cloudy conditions while northern states will have dust haze conditions