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Britain’s Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s Husband, Dies at 99

Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip dies aged 99 | Daily Sabah

Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth, has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace said on Friday.

“It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh,” the palace said in a statement.

Prince Philip Death News: Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II,  passes away at 99 - The Economic Times

“His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. Further announcements will be made in due course. The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his death.


I’m for Nigerian youths: Atiku

Atiku promises to run a youth-driven administration if elected

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has advocated increased public and private investment in youth development and empowerment to break the vicious circle of illiteracy, unemployment, poverty, and insecurity.

Abubakar made the call in his remarks at the Abubakar Kawu Baraje Foundation’s inauguration in Abuja on Thursday.

“I have always been an advocate of youth-focused policies aimed at empowering and providing them with opportunities to add value to themselves, family, and society at large,” said Mr Atiku.

Mr Atiku pointed out that providing the intervention would go a long way in addressing unemployment, social exclusion, poverty, crimes, and insecurity.


Aisha Buhari Opens Up On Marrying Buhari As A Teenager

Aisha deserves respect, Nigerians react to Aso Villa fight - Punch  Newspapers

First Lady, Aisha Buhari has opened up on how she survived after getting married at an early age.

She got married to President Muhammadu Buhari in 1989 when she was 18 years old. In the book: ‘Aisha Buhari: Being Different’, the first lady said the future seemed unsure when she got married as a teenager, but the spirit of optimism made her conquer fear and worries.

Describing Buhari as the kind of man any woman will want to marry, she said her family values played a significant role in seeing her through.

“In 1989, the young lady, Aisha Halilu, got married to Muhammadu Buhari, a retired Major General and former military Head of State of Nigeria. Marriage as an institution moves at an undulating pace, full of uncertainties.

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