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Brazil 1-0 Uruguay A controversial Neymar penalty earned Brazil victory against Uruguay in a fiercely contested friendly at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium. The Paris St-Germain striker converted from the spot after Diego Laxalt was harshly adjudged to have fouled Manchester City’s Danilo. Neymar was the subject of repeated fouls, with Uruguay receiving six yellow cards from referee Craig Pawson.Uruguay have now ...
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The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, 20th November 2018 as public holiday to mark the Eid-El Maulud celebration.This was announced by the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen (rtd) Abdulrahman Dambazau in a statement signed by the permanent secretary, Dr. M.B Umar. He urged all Muslim faithful to align themselves with the prophet’s teachings which border on piety, charity, tolerance and ...
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China and the US crossed swords Saturday ahead of an APEC summit, duelling over protectionism, trade tariffs and “chequebook diplomacy” as they laid out sharply contrasting visions for the Pacific Rim region. In combative back-to-back speeches at a business forum held on a hulking cruise ship moored in Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea, Xi Jinping and US Vice-President Mike ...
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German auto giant Volkswagen said Friday it will invest 44 billion euros by 2023 in the smarter, greener cars of the future as it ramps up efforts to shake off the “dieselgate” emissions cheating scandal. Over the coming five years, VW said it aims to spend “almost 44 billion euros” ($50 billion) on electric, self-driving and connected cars as well ...
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A psychiatrist, Dr Maymunah Kadiri on Saturday advised married women to have regular sex with their spouses in order to prevent depression and gain happiness. Kadiri, the Medical Director of Pinnacle Medical Services gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.Pinnacle is a health and wellness centre for psychological, behavioral, and mental health ...
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The United Nations, UN, has stated that it was committed to ensuring credible elections in 2019.The United Nations special representative of the Secretary-General for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas spoke with reporters in Port Harcourt yesterday. He said this after a meeting with Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, at the Government House, adding that the international community ...
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Mutiat Alli Following recent auditions in Lagos, Owerri and Abuja, Nigeria’s foremost and most prestigious beauty pageant, Miss Nigeria, unveiled the 18 finalists contending for… The post Don Jazzy, Timi Dakolo, Laura Ikeji and more showed up to the unveiling Brunch of the 2018 Miss Nigeria finalists! appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers ...
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Mutiat Alli Linda Ejiofor, one of the promising Nollywood stars, is famed for her role in the popular TV soap, Tinsel. Bimpe, as she is… The post I have the desire to go into Hollywood- Linda Ejiofor-Suleiman appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers ...
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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Adams Oshiomhole, has dismissed allegations that he collected bribes of about 80 million dollars to manipulate the outcome of the party primaries in some states and FCT. Continue reading I’m not corrupt, Oshiomhole tells Buhari at Vanguard News Nigeria ...
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R-L Grand Patron Ohanaeze Ndigbo Lagos Chief Guy Ike Ikokwu- Omenife, received the keys of Toyota Avalon for his contribution in Igbo race, Chief Agunze Ikokwu ,Governorship candidate (PDP) in Lagos State, Mr Jimi Agbaje, Chief Joe Daniels -Umezulike,Eze Ndi- Igbo Lagos, Eze Hyacinth Nwabueze Ohazulike ,during the 114th Nnamdi Azikwe Day ,theme Restructuring for a Better Nigeria Organized by ...
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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Adams Oshiomhole, has dismissed allegations that he collected bribes of about 80 million dollars to manipulate the outcome of the party primaries in some states and FCT. Some agrieved aspirants are accusing Oshiohmole of collecting various sums in bribery to twist the primaries.Speculations are also gaining currency that he was ...
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The donation of fully equipped information and communication technology (ICT) laboratories to four secondary schools in Lagos State has the potential to transform the recipient students into global champions, Lagos State Tutor General and permanent secretary, Ministry of Education, Adebunmi Adekanye, says. The Lagos State government official made the statement at the unveiling of the laboratories donated by automobile manufacturer, Hyundai ...
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Not less than 50 young school leavers have graduated from Course One of Edobits ICT Academy, a free one-year programme run by the Edo State government through EdoJobs in collaboration with Edobits, Butterfly Works, Poise, and Wearebits.   The students were trained on advanced graphic design skills and performed freelance job for clients in Benin City and environs while on ...
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The United Nations have partnered Nigerian business leaders to launch the UN Nigeria Humanitarian Fund-Private Sector Initiative, (NHF-PSI) to boost humanitarian activities. The platform is a first global stage that will serve as a blueprint for private sector engagement in humanitarian action around the world through a UN country-based pooled fund. Jim Ovia, Zenith Bank founder, Wale Tinubu, Oando CEO, ...
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Jailed former Governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, got a reprieve from the Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday. This is as the court reduced his jail term from 14  to 10 years. Dariye was sentenced to 14 years in prison on June 12 this year by Justice Adebukola Banjoko of an FCT Federal High Court sitting in Gudu ...
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I’ve always been one to tell writers, especially those just starting out, that being exposed is one of the things to aim for. If no one knows you, no one will read what you write. Apart from having your blog and social pages where you share your writing for exposure and to pull in readers, participaing in awards and contests ...
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Time stood still for Amanda as she sat quietly in her uber ride. The driver occasionally spied at her through his rearview mirror. He still couldn’t understand what had happened to her. Blood stains painted the corner of her lips and a few drops stained her shirt. Her hair was rough, and some of her blouse buttons had been ripped ...
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President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that many well-meaning Igbo leaders asked him to ignore the so-called endorsement by Ohanaeze Ndigbo of the PDP’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Continue reading Buhari dismisses Ohanaeze’s endorsement of Atiku as “chaff” at Vanguard News Nigeria ...
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Three-time African champions Nigeria flew into Johannesburg in the early hours of Friday with a commitment to picking all three points in Saturday’s Group E top-of-the-table clash with South Africa at the FNB Stadium. Stand [...] ...
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The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says the Nigerian HIV/AIDS Trust Fund will be functional by March 2019. The Director-General of NACA, Dr Sani Aliyu, announced this at the 2018 Civil Society [...] ...
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