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Bitcoin passes $60,000 for first time in history

For the time in history, Bitcoin rose above &60,000 this Saturday, as the world’s most famous virtual currency, which keeps breaking records.

According to the CoinMarrketCap website, bitcoin has hit an all high of $60,012 at 1149 GMT before falling back down below the $60,000 mark.

While the total value of all bitcoin reached an all high of $1.0 trillion last month, hitting a record-breaking speculator week as the world’s most popular cryptocurrency.

Bitcoin flew to an all-high zenith at $55.155 after lots of corporate giants invested in the digital currency.

With more than 18.6 million bitcoins created since the digital currency was launched in 2009, the entire market is now worth $1.015 trillion, according to data provider Coinmarketcap.com.

According to Coinmarketcap.com data, a total of more than 18.6 million bitcoins have been created since its launch in 2009; the total market worth of bitcoin is now $1.015 trillion.

“This is certainly big news for the industry and this would not have been possible without the involvement of smart money,” said AvaTrade analyst Naeem Aslam.

“The reason that one trillion dollar market cap is significant because not many believed that bitcoin can achieve this. Now, we have a real number which is massive in size and we are going to get more investors joining this rally,” he added.

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Tonto Dikeh’s ex husband, new wife Rose Meurer makes first appearance since childbirth

Fast-rising Nollywood actress, and Tonto Dikeh’s ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill, new wife, Rosy Meurer has made her first appearance since she gave birth some couple of days ago.

Kemi Filani recalls that the tattoo-loving actress announced the birth of her son on the 8th of March releasing a cute photo of his feet which followed an influx of congratulatory messages pouring in from friends and well-wishers.

The new mom has however taken to her social media to bless her fans with some cute photos of herself since after childbirth.

Sharing the photo, she wrote;

'Mummy yo'

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Jonathan, Onaiyekan, Wike, arrive in Abonnema for Lulu-Briggs burial

Former Nigeria's president, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, and his wife, Patience Jonathan, and a Catholic church representative, Rtd. Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onayekan, and Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, are currently in a closed-door meeting at Abonnema, Akuku/Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State for the final burial of High Chief Benson Lulu-Briggs, late billionaire and philanthropist.

High Chief Benson Lulu died at the age of 88.

Many people who graced the occasion include dignitaries, families, and friends who came to celebrate the oil mogul's life.

The former president came in his wife's company at around mid-day and was duly received by Governor Nyesom Wike and his deputy, Dr. (Mrs) Ipalibo Harry–Banigo.

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Dr, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala makes first visit to Nigeria after Inauguration as WTO boss

The Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has made her first visit to Nigeria since she assumed office.

She was received and welcomed upon her arrival in the country on Saturday by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Nasir Sani-Gwarzo.

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