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Foundation lifts widows, less privileged in Lagos
A non-governmental organisation, OVL Foundation, has provided free medical check-ups for widows and market women in Lagos. It also distributed free drugs at a special concert and outreach for widows, women and the less privileged at the University of Lagos. OVL’s Executive Director, Victor Laniyan, said God inspired him to establish the foundation aimed atRead More
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Man Utd shares rise after Mourinho’s departure
Frankfurt-listed shares in Manchester United climbed in early deals after manager Jose Mourinho left the English Premier League football club on Tuesday. It was an indication that investors welcomed the move after the club’s dismal start to the season. The stock rose 1.4 percent by 1030 GMT after extending gains following the news. Manchester United’sRead More
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Ekiti Assembly Suspends 16 Council Chairmen, 177 Councillors
All the 16 elected local government chairmen and their 177 councillors have been placed on indefinite suspension by the State House of Assembly. The News Agency of Nigeria  (NAN) reports that the Chairman of the  House Committee on Information, Chief Gboyega Aribisogan,  announced the indefinite suspension at a news conference after plenary on Tuesday in […] The post Ekiti Assembly Suspends 16 Council Chairmen, 177 Councillors appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Merkel Receives Fulbright Prize For International Understanding
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to receive the Fulbright Prize for International Understanding, the Washington-based Fulbright Association announced on Tuesday. “With this award, the Fulbright Association honours Chancellor Merkel for her remarkable, compassionate leadership and her strong commitment to mutual understanding, international cooperation, and peace,” the non-profit association said in a statement. The award will […] The post Merkel Receives Fulbright Prize For International Understanding appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Manchester United Shares Rise After Mourinho’s Departure
Frankfurt-listed shares in Manchester United climbed in early deals after manager Jose Mourinho left the English Premier League football club on Tuesday. It was an indication that investors welcomed the move after the club’s dismal start to the season. The stock rose 1.4 percent by 1030 GMT after extending gains following the news. Manchester United’s […] The post Manchester United Shares Rise After Mourinho’s Departure appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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May Makes No-Deal Brexit Planning An ‘Operational Priority’
Planning for the possibility of Britain leaving the European Union without a withdrawal agreement will be an “operational priority,” Prime Minister Theresa May’s government said on Tuesday. Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay said the government remains committed to securing a deal for Britain to leave the EU in March but “a responsible government needs to ensure […] The post May Makes No-Deal Brexit Planning An ‘Operational Priority’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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5 most talked about Nollywood movies of the year
These movies made social media platforms especially Instagram buzz with lots of activities. Just to create awareness for movies, producers, directors and actors went above and beyond on social media with activities.
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Ekiti Assembly Suspends 16 Council Chairmen, 177 Councillors
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Saudi Arabia Torturing Women’s Rights Activists
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Umahi presents N188.4b 2019 budget
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has presented the 2019 appropriation Bill of N188.4b to the Ebonyi State House of Assembly. He also assented to the National Health Insurance Scheme Bill. Speaking during the presentation of the appropriation Bill of N188, 401, 913, 868, Governor Umahi said the state executive Council has painstakingly went throughRead More
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Which Of These Four Types Of Anger Do You Have?
Fed Up. Frustrated. Irate. Whatever term you call the anger you feel, we have all felt it. But being aware of how you handle your anger and why you feel that way can help you get it under control and express it in a healthy way. You avoid anger When you’re mad, but say nothing […] The post Which Of These Four Types Of Anger Do You Have? appeared first on 360Nobs.com.
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2019: Kaduna Women Vow To Deliver 2 Million Votes To PMB, el-Rufai
Kaduna state women across the twenty three local government areas, under the  auspices of El-Rufai Support Group, have on Tuesday, declared to deliver no fewer than 2million votes to President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir El-Rufai re-elections in 2019 polls. Addressing the Kaduna women who gathered at Sir Kashim Ibrahim House for an interaction, wife […] The post 2019: Kaduna Women Vow To Deliver 2 Million Votes To PMB, el-Rufai appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Chelsea Chairman Bruce Buck Pens Open Letter To Fans After Anti-Semitic Chanting
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Alleged Fraud: Ekiti Assembly sacks LG Executives
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Negotiations with ASUU not aborted, says Ngige
Negotiations with leaders of striking leaders of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have not been aborted, Minister of Labour and Employment Chris Ngige has stated. He denied media reports leaders of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) walked out of their scheduled meeting with the government on Monday. In a statement by theRead More
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Senate investigates Deji Adeyanju’s arrest by police
A senator, Dino Melaye, requested the investigation. The post Senate investigates Deji Adeyanju’s arrest by police appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Five Terrible Things You Should Take Care of Before The End Of The Year
The year 2018 is drawing to an end and it is important that you take care of a number of terrible things before you step into the new year. Taking on more debt Every December of every year is almost always about spending, spending and more spending. But debt is anything but merry; it hangs […] The post Five Terrible Things You Should Take Care of Before The End Of The Year appeared first on 360Nobs.com.
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If all governors can earn same wages, all workers should also earn minimum wage - Oshiomhole
The chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has backed Nigerian workers in their agitation for the implementation of a new minimum wage. The APC chairman also said the president is backing the workers.
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North-East Drums Massive Support For Atiku As PDP Rallies In Gombe (Pictures)
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Adamawa governorship candidates to sign peace accord Thursday
INEC says the peace accord is part of its preparation for credible and acceptable 2019 general elections. The post Adamawa governorship candidates to sign peace accord Thursday appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Edo commences overhaul of state broadcasting outfit
The Edo State Government has commenced the overhaul of the Edo Broadcasting Service (EBS), with the redeployment of some members of staff of the station to the Ministry of Communication and Orientation. In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., the state government said the “redeployment is in lineRead More
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Election: Football Referees Council Chairman Wins Second Term
The Chairman of the Ondo State Football Referees Council, Fidelix Fabidun, has been returned unopposed for a second term as the chairman of the council. The election, which took place on Tuesday in Akure, also had Ola Adebusoye, returned as the council’s deputy chairman while Aderemi Adetula, was elected as the secretary. Akin Faseki was […] The post Election: Football Referees Council Chairman Wins Second Term appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Court sacks Kashamu as Ogun PDP governorship candidate
An Appeal Court Tuesday declared a Ladi Adebutu the flag bearer of the Ogun State People's Democratic Party governorship candidate. The appellate court set aside the order of a high court making Buruji Kashamu candidate. This was disclosed by the PDP's spokesperson Kola Ologbondiyan. "Appeal Court declares Ladi Adebutu as authentic @OfficialPDPNig governorship candidate in […] The post Court sacks Kashamu as Ogun PDP governorship candidate appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News.
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See Guitarfish Caught By Fishermen In Lagos Lagoon This Morning (Photos)
According to local Fisher men they went out fishing this morning casting their net in the lagoon then they felt a rush in the net, then they pulled it out hoping to see a fish but saw a weirdly looking creature. After various Stabbing, it took the fish 20mins to die, some people say it was a sting ray but a sting ray won't be able to survive in a lagoon, the fish was measured the length of 5.5 feet and a wing span of 3 feetLagos isale ekoSource : https://www.collegegist.com.ng/p/534/photos-see-this-mysterious-creature-caught-by-fishermen-in-l
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Trump Foundation To Shut Down Amid Allegations Of Misuse
SAN FRANCISCO, December 18, (THEWILL) – President Trump has agreed to dissolve his charity and give away the remaining $1.75 million in its account, state Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced Tuesday. The shutdown comes as the AG is in the middle of an investigation into the charity. Underwood said that her investigators found “a shocking pattern […]
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Projects: Siemens To Invest Additional 500m Euro In Africa
Siemens will invest additional 500 million euro ($569 million) in Africa to support crucial projects such as the expansion of infrastructure, including energy and the education of young people. Siemens Chief Executive, Joe Kaeser, said on Tuesday at the Africa-Europe Forum in Vienna that the decision had already been taken. “We have decided that Siemens […] The post Projects: Siemens To Invest Additional 500m Euro In Africa appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Manchester United Shares Rise After Mourinho’s Departure
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2019: Abubakar tasks police, others on credible polls
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Breaking: Appeal Court sacks Kashamu, others as Ogun PDP candidates
The Ibadan Division of the Appeal Court, on Tuesday December 18, 2018 sacked Senator Buruji Kashamu and other ‘candidates’ in the Adebayo Dayo-led faction of the Ogun State PDP. With this judgement, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu and oth
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Tottenham Hand Contract Extension To Jan Vertonghen
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Russia Slashes Syria Military Flights
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Kano hisbah arrest 11 women for allegedly conducting same-sex marriage
The women denied the allegation, saying they were members of a dance group. The post Kano hisbah arrest 11 women for allegedly conducting same-sex marriage appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
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Adelabu, Oyo APC Guber Candidate, Unveils 7-Point Agenda
Chief Adebayo Adelabu, the All Progressives Congress(APC) governorship candidate in Oyo State,  has unveiled a seven-point agenda that would form the thrust of his administration if elected. He spoke at a media parley held in Ibadan as part of his electioneering campaign activities. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Adelabu had resigned his […] The post Adelabu, Oyo APC Guber Candidate, Unveils 7-Point Agenda appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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‘Zero-Tolerance’ Immigration Policy Hits Snag In California
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Doping Control Officer Workshop Takes Place In Asia
Procedures and technology change frequently in the world of anti-doping. To ensure that doping control officers are up to date with the latest regulations, FIFA organised an intensive two-day workshop with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in Kuala Lumpur on 3-4 December 2018. The programme’s aim was to train medical and doping control officers on […] The post Doping Control Officer Workshop Takes Place In Asia appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Ekiti Assembly suspends council chairmen, councillors over corruption
Ekiti State House of Assembly on Tuesday suspended the local government chairmen, councillors and all political office holders at the local government level over allegations of corruption and mismanagement of public funds. The assembly took the decision during its plenary when lawmakers debated the gross mismanagement of public funds at the grassroots level of government. […] The post Ekiti Assembly suspends council chairmen, councillors over corruption appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News.
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