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Nigeria's two main political parties are delivering bags of rice, etched with the faces of candidates, to voters in an attempt to sway the polls in their favour ahead of one of the closest elections in the country's history.

President John Mahama has assured efforts to restore the power deficit that has plunged the country into a severe nationwide load-shedding exercise will soon yield success.

Fourteen remand prisoners have been set free from the Nsawam prisons under the Justice for all Programme.

The Kasoa District Police Command is on the heels of a 40-year-old Elder of the Christian Assembly Church, Maxwell Opoku, for allegedly killing his wife, who was six months pregnant.

Government has no intention to sell the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR). It is rather committed to ensuring that it operates efficiently with consistent supply of crude oil.

The Ridge Hospital is making a passionate appeal to people with "O Negative" (0-) blood group to as a matter of urgency rush to the hospital and donate to the blood bank to help save precious lives.

Ghanaian midfielder Andre Ayew got his 7th league goal for Marseille when OM beat RC Lens 4-0 away from home on Sunday. Ayew scored his team's third goal when he slid to connect Benjamin Mendy's cross from the left hand side in the 72nd minute His team-mates, Michy Batshuayi and Alexis Romao, were the other scorers on the day.

FIFA have confirmed that they will distribute £142m to clubs for release of players during 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

Nigeria's flying Eagles have beaten the Black Satellites 2:0 in the semi final of the CAF Under Championship in Dakar.

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini could be sacked in the summer after their Champions League exit, says BBC football expert Robbie Savage.

The Liverpool striker has come in for stick for his unimpressive performances since joining the Reds but hits out at those who judge him without knowing him personally.

Michael Essien has been recognised for the work of his charity foundation, the AC Milan star honoured as the the humanitarian of the year by British weekly, Asian Voice in their 2015 Political and Public Life Awards in London on February 26.

Giant winds from black holes can blast gas through galaxies at extraordinary speeds, pulling the plug on star formation, researchers say.

A tablet device that can withstand being doused in chlorine has been developed to help medics caring for patients with Ebola.

Jack Ma, CEO of the Chinese retail giant Alibaba--that country's answer to Amazon--announced at the CeBit conference in Germany this week that the site would soon let you purchase goods and authorize payment using facial recognition.

Mark Zuckerberg values his privacy so much that he's willing to spend tens of millions to buy up neighboring properties. Now, however, he's in a legal battle with a developer and would-be neighbor that threatens to make public details about his personal life and finances, reports the New York Times.

Microsoft has issued a security warning about a bug that could let attackers spy on supposedly secure communications.

'Wearables' is the rather unsexy designation assigned to fitness bands, smartwatches, and forthcoming smart clothes. On Monday, Apple hopes to turn on the sex appeal when it is expected to officially launch long-awaited Apple Watch. But, are you ready to pay for Facebook on your wrist?

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