• Ngige faults health workers strike, call for meeting Tuesday

    Ngige faults health workers strike, call for meeting Tuesday

    Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige on Monday told striking health workers that their action did not follow laid down rules as they failed to give the government a fourteen day ultimatum as required by law. The Minister however asked the striking workers to return to their place of primary assignment as theRead More The post Ngige faults health workers strike, call for meeting Tuesday appeared first on The Nation Nigeria. Learn more
  • Ugwuanyi calls for emergency management collaborations to reduce disaster impact

    Ugwuanyi calls for emergency management collaborations to reduce disaster impact

    Enugu state governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has called on all stakeholders in emergency management in the country to collaborate with one another to reduce the impact of disasters caused by natural hazards and vulnerabilities that constantly threated people’s lives and their livelihood. The governor made the call while addressing stakeholders during a two day meeting of […] The post Ugwuanyi calls for emergency management collaborations to reduce disaster impact appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. Learn more
  • UK’s Serious Fraud Office brings charges against ex-Afren executives

    UK’s Serious Fraud Office brings charges against ex-Afren executives

    The former chief executive and chief operating officer of Afren, the FTSE 250 oil company once chaired by the late Nigerian oil minister Rilwanu Lukman and which collapsed in 2015, will be charged with criminal offences relating to an alleged £45m fraud. The charges follow a two-year investigation by the UK’s Serious Fraud Office into […] The post UK’s Serious Fraud Office brings charges against ex-Afren executives appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. Learn more
  • Azeez Delighted To End Goal Drought In Lugo Win Vs Barcelona

    Azeez Delighted To End Goal Drought In Lugo Win Vs Barcelona

    Nigerian midfielder Ramon Azeez is delighted to have scored his first LaLiga 123 (Spanish second division) goal of the campaign for Lugo who defeated Barcelona B to a 2-1 away on Monday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Azeez headed in a 54th minute goal before Lugo got the winner. The goal ended Azeez’s 36-game goal drought in the […] Learn more

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Biafra: Court sends 60 IPOB members to prison

26 /September 2017

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Biafra: Court sends 60 IPOB members to prison
A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, on Monday remanded 60 members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) at the Afara Federal Prisons in Aba. The magistrate ordered that the I​POB members be remanded in prison after their counsel challenged the jurisdiction of the court to hear the matter. The magistrate, who […] Biafra: Court sends 60 IPOB members to... Learn more
N15bn fraud: EFCC challenges Tambuwal for pardoning commissioners, others

26 /September 2017

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N15bn fraud: EFCC challenges Tambuwal for pardoning commissioners, others
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has challenged the power of the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, for pardoning five defendants including a serving commissioner in his cabinet, Alhaji Tukur Alkali, who is the Commissioner for Animal Health and Fisheries Development. Others pardoned include the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Isa Achida; the... Learn more
APC, Sagay at war over rogue elephant comment

26 /September 2017

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APC, Sagay at war over rogue elephant comment
John Alechenu and Eniola Akinkuotu The All Progressives Congress has described the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), as a “rogue elephant” who lacks respect for President Muhammadu Buhari. The party, in a statement on Monday, accused Sagay of displaying arrogance and contempt for everyone but himself in a recent interview... Learn more
Nigerian Army uncovers bombs near Borno IDP camp

26 /September 2017

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Nigerian Army uncovers bombs near Borno IDP camp
The Nigerian Army on Monday said its troops uncovered an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) planted near the Rann Internally Displaced Persons Camp in Borno State. A statement by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brig-Gen. Sani Usman, said the IED, which was discovered some 300 metres away from the camp on Sunday, was safely “detonated by […] Nigerian Army uncovers bombs near Borno IDP... Learn more

Business

FG to reintroduce tolls on federal highways

26 /September 2017

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FG to reintroduce tolls on federal highways
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Federal Government on Monday said it would reintroduce tolling on the nation’s highways to raise the much needed funds to maintain the roads. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, stated this while addressing members of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, who visited him in his office in... Learn more
The 23rd Nigerian Economic Summit: “Opportunities, productivity and employment to actualise the economic recovery and growth plan”

26 /September 2017

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The 23rd Nigerian Economic Summit: “Opportunities, productivity and employment to actualise the economic recovery and growth plan”
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan organization that serves as a platform for private and public sector dialogue, focused on Nigeria’s sustainable economic development. Noted for its impact on public policy, objective research and yearly economic summits among other things, the NESG has helped create an enabling environment conducive to good... Learn more
Afreximbank Agrees $600m line credit to Zimbabwe’s Reserve Bank

26 /September 2017

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Afreximbank Agrees $600m line credit to Zimbabwe’s Reserve Bank
Approved over $51bn credit since 1999 The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) yesterday, entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to provide a $600-million line of credit to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ). Daily Times Nigeria recalls that since 1994, the bank had approved more than $51 billion in credit facilities for African businesses, including […] The post Afreximbank Agrees $600m line credit to Zimbabwe’s Reserve Bank appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers ... Learn more
Newrest notifies shareholders of 100% exit from ASL Rwanda

26 /September 2017

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Newrest notifies shareholders of 100% exit from ASL Rwanda
The board of Newrest ASL Nigeria Plc, Nigeria’s aviation handling company said it has sold off its stake in ASL (Aviation Support and Logistics) Rwanda Limited. The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) disclosed of this effect in the company’s publication signed by its secretary, LPC Solicitors. The company stated that prior to the sale of its […] The post Newrest notifies shareholders of 100% exit from ASL Rwanda appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers ... Learn more

Politics

I’ll complete link roads Obiano abandoned — Nwoye

26 /September 2017

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I’ll complete link roads Obiano abandoned — Nwoye
DR.Tony Nwoye as governor of Anambra State would prioritise the completion of the link roads initiated by the immediate past administration of Mr. Peter Obi but abandoned by the Willie Obiano administration. The post I’ll complete link roads Obiano abandoned — Nwoye appeared first on Vanguard... Learn more
Adamawa Assembly removes Deputy Speaker, three others

25 /September 2017

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Adamawa Assembly removes Deputy Speaker, three others
The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr. Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Mr. Musa Mahmud. Others removed were the Deputy Majority Leader, Mutawali Mohammed and the Minority Leader, Mrs Justina Nkom (SDP-Lamurde) State Constituency. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Speaker, Hon.... Learn more
[PHOTO] Politician gets 21-month jail term for sexting with 15-year-old girl

25 /September 2017

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[PHOTO] Politician gets 21-month jail term for sexting with 15-year-old girl
Anthony Weiner has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for sexting with a 15-year-old girl in a case that may have cost Hillary Clinton the presidency. The former Democratic congressman from New York had faced up to 27 months in prison on Monday after his guilty plea to one charge of transferring obscene material... Learn more

Sports

To Russia with love for Man Utd’s Mkhitaryan

26 /September 2017

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To Russia with love for Man Utd’s Mkhitaryan
Trips to Russia have traditionally been seen as complicated assignments for English clubs, but Henrikh Mkhitaryan will have little trouble acclimatising when Manchester United visit CSKA Moscow this week. The post To Russia with love for Man Utd’s Mkhitaryan appeared first on Vanguard... Learn more
Trump says NFL insults about patriotism, not race

26 /September 2017

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Trump says NFL insults about patriotism, not race
US President Donald Trump denied inflaming racial tensions Monday, insisting his charged comments that prompted a wave of symbolic protests by NFL players were about patriotism not color. The post Trump says NFL insults about patriotism, not race appeared first on Vanguard... Learn more
China refuses visas to 101-year-old woman and her 79-year-old son

26 /September 2017

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China refuses visas to 101-year-old woman and her 79-year-old son
A 101-year-old Indian runner said Tuesday that China has refused to grant her a visa to participate in the Asian Masters Athletics Championships, robbing her of a potential medal. Man Kaur, dubbed the “Miracle from Chandigarh” after winning the 100-metres gold at the World Masters Games in Auckland in April, had been training hard for... Learn more

Technology

Queen to unveil Britain’s new cyber security centre

14 /February 2017

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Queen to unveil Britain’s new cyber security centre
Queen Elizabeth II will inaugurate Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre on Tuesday, spearheading the country’s efforts to combat a growing wave of cyber attacks notably from Russia. The 90-year-old monarch is due to formally open the London hub alongside her husband Prince Philip, 95, and a host of government ministers including finance minister Phillip... Learn more
Queen to unveil Britain’s new cyber security centre

14 /February 2017

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Queen to unveil Britain’s new cyber security centre
Queen Elizabeth II will inaugurate Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre on Tuesday, spearheading the country’s efforts to combat a growing wave of cyber attacks notably from Russia. The 90-year-old monarch is due to formally open the London hub alongside her husband Prince Philip, 95, and a host of government ministers including finance minister Phillip Hammond. … The post Queen to unveil Britain’s new cyber security centre appeared first on PM NEWS... Learn more
Toyota, Suzuki begin partnership talks

06 /February 2017

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Toyota, Suzuki begin partnership talks
Toyota Motor Corp. and Suzuki Motor Corp. on Monday said they have commenced formal talks aimed at forging a partnership in shared procurement, green vehicles, IT and safety technologies. In a joint statement in Tokyo, they agreed to work toward the early realisation of a business... Learn more
Toyota, Suzuki begin partnership talks

06 /February 2017

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Toyota, Suzuki begin partnership talks
Toyota Motor Corp. and Suzuki Motor Corp. on Monday said they have commenced formal talks aimed at forging a partnership in shared procurement, green vehicles, IT and safety technologies. In a joint statement in Tokyo, they agreed to work toward the early realisation of a business partnership. The agreement takes the two Japanese automakers a … The post Toyota, Suzuki begin partnership talks appeared first on PM NEWS... Learn more

Health

FG to engage 200,000 voluntary health workers

04 /March 2017

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FG to engage 200,000 voluntary health workers
The Federal Government, in collaboration with development partners, says it has concluded plans to engage 200, 000 voluntary health workers to improve immunisation, antenatal care and other health services. Dr Faisal Shuaib, the Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), made the disclosure in a statement on Saturday in Abuja. Shuaib, according to … The post FG to engage 200,000 voluntary health workers appeared first on PM NEWS... Learn more
Zimbabwe To Outlaw Corporal Punishment For Children

03 /March 2017

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Zimbabwe To Outlaw Corporal Punishment For Children
Zimbabwe is considering adopting legislation against corporal punishment for children, Health Minister David Parirenyatwa, said on Friday. A High Court ruled on Wednesday that corporal punishment is unconstitutional at both school and home. The minister said the government was analyzing its response. The case dealt with a complaint by a parent whose six-year-old child had … The post Zimbabwe To Outlaw Corporal Punishment For Children appeared first on PM NEWS... Learn more
Family Planning Service Providers get 70 phones

28 /February 2017

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Family Planning Service Providers get 70 phones
Over 70 specialised mobile phones were distributed to family planning service providers in Edo by Marie Stopes International, a non-governmental organization (NGO), for data reporting. The Regional Manager (South-South) of the organization, Mr Toochi Ohaji, who disclosed this on Tuesday in Benin, said the project was aimed at raising awareness on the use of contraceptives … The post Family Planning Service Providers get 70 phones appeared first on PM NEWS... Learn more
NGO Trains 2,500 HIV Patients

28 /February 2017

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NGO Trains 2,500 HIV Patients
A Non Governmental Organisation (NGO)in Gombe State, Quality Life Initiative, has trained 2,500 persons living with HIV/AIDS on skills acquisitions. Malam Ibrahim Zannah, Monitor and Evaluation officer of the NGO made this known In Gombe on Tuesday. Zannah said that the beneficiaries were trained on different skills acquisitions such as Tailoring, Knitting, Barbing, Hair dressing … The post NGO Trains 2,500 HIV Patients appeared first on PM NEWS... Learn more

Entertainment

Video: Psquare Brothers Fight In Lawyer’s Office

26 /September 2017

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Video: Psquare Brothers Fight In Lawyer’s Office
Psquare brothers; Jude, Peter and Paul Okoye, following the shoutout they gave Jude who welcomed a baby girl yesterday with his wife, a viral video captures them almost fighting and verbally assaulting each other at the Lawyer’s... Learn more
Ubi Franklin’s home almost Gutted by Fire | Watch

26 /September 2017

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Ubi Franklin’s home almost Gutted by Fire | Watch
TripleMG boss Ubi Franklin revealed that his house was almost was almost gutted by fire Tuesday morning. In a video shared on his Instagram page, Ubi Franklin said his air conditioning unit caught fire, and almost spread to other parts of the house. The house was cloaked in smoke at some point that he fell, he […] The post Ubi Franklin’s home almost Gutted by Fire | Watch appeared first on... Learn more
“She’s not ready to be a mother” – Wendy Williams on Kylie Jenner’s Pregnancy | Watch

26 /September 2017

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“She’s not ready to be a mother” – Wendy Williams on Kylie Jenner’s Pregnancy | Watch
On a new episode of The Wendy Willimas Show, the host speaks on Kylie Jenner’s pregnancy. Wendy says at first she didn’t believe Kylie was actually pregnant, till she saw some photos. She goes further to say Kylie is not ready to be a mother, even though she is well on her way to becoming a billionaire. […] The post “She’s not ready to be a mother” – Wendy Williams on Kylie Jenner’s Pregnancy | Watch appeared first on... Learn more
Your Better Self with Akanna: 5 ‘Silly’ Things You Should Be

26 /September 2017

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Your Better Self with Akanna: 5 ‘Silly’ Things You Should Be
In our everyday lives, we observe different seemingly inconsequential things like a car starting, a baby crying, a bird singing and a raindrop falling.  As kids, these things fascinated us but as we grew up we became jaded by their constant recurrence. That curiosity in us as kids made us study these phenomena ‘deeply’.  We […] The post Your Better Self with Akanna: 5 ‘Silly’ Things You Should Be appeared first on... Learn more

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