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CKN bags FRSC 30th anniversary award

The Editor-In -Chief of CKN News, Chris Kehinde Nwandu received his award from the former FRSC Corps Marshal Gen Hannaniya rtd at the FRSC 30th anniversary at the NAF on Monday night (February 19) in Abuja. Mr Nwandu posted the photo on Facebook and wrote: “For my contributions in lifting …

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Law student beats 40 others to clinch Dapo Olorunyomi award

A 500-level student of the Faculty of Law, University of Ibadan, Kunle Adebajo, emerged the overall winner of the maiden edition of the Dapo Olorunyomi National Essay Competition (DONEC) organised by the Association of Communication and Language Arts Students, University of Ibadan on Friday 1st of December. During the award …

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Anti-nuclear campaign ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize

Nuclear disarmament group ICAN won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its decade-long campaign to rid the world of the atomic bomb as nuclear-fuelled crises swirl over North Korea and Iran. “The organisation is receiving the award for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of …

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Prolific writer Oyeyemi shortlisted for BBC short story award

A prolific British writer, Helen Oyeyemi, has been shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award. Ms. Oyeyemi, born on December 10, 1984, is a novelist and writer of short stories. One of her stories, “If a Book Is Locked There’s Probably a Good Reason for That, Don’t You Think? …

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Sadio Mane wins Premier League Player of the Month award

Sadio Mane has been crowned the Premier League Player of the Month for August 2017 The 25-year-old Liverpool forward won the trophy after scoring three goals in three games for his club making him the Premier League’s joint-top scorer this season alongside Romelu Lukaku. Huddersfield Town’s David Wagner won the …

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