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Accolades as NNPC’s Abdulrazaq Bags ICAN Merit Award

For his exemplary leadership and promotion of transparency and accountability as the Group Executive Director/Chief Finance Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and other places where he had worked, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (lCAN) has honoured Mr. Isiaka Abdulrazaq, with a Merit Award, lCAN’s highest honour. At the ICAN 2018 […] The post Accolades ...
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Fashions Finest Africa ‘Epic Show’ for May 25

Mary Ekah Fashions Finest Africa (FFA), a platform established to assemble the very best fashion industry talents out of Africa so as to expose and showcase their craft, creativity and uniqueness, is set to hold its Epic Show in Nigeria. This is in a bid to further help improve the Nigerian fashion industry. The Epic […] The post Fashions Finest Africa ‘Epic Show’ for May 25 appeared ...
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New York Times Bestselling Author, John Maxwell to Speak at Lagos Conference

Ayodeji Ake New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 26 million books in 50 languages, is expected to speak at the 2018 Influence to Inspire Conference billed to hold in Lagos from July 19 to 20. The conference is expected to be graced by over two thousand professionals and […] The post New York Times Bestselling Author, John Maxwell to Speak at Lagos Conference ...
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Fidson Calls for Preventive Action against Malaria

In commemoration of the global celebration of the World Malaria Day on April 25 and as part of the effort to join the global community to ‘Beat Malaria’, Fidson Healthcare Plc has called on all Nigerians to embark on nationwide preventive actions against the threat of malaria. This call was made by the Marketing Manager, […] The post Fidson Calls for Preventive Action against Malaria appeared ...
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Evolve Poised to Enhancing Lives for Better

Lagosians experienced a first of its kind week-long life changing wellness programme by a newly launched company, Evolve. It kicked off with a full day event featuring five international speakers with years of experience in the wellness and healing space. At the launch event themed ‘Be Your Greatest Self’, the founder of Evolve, Ravina Kirpalani […] The post Evolve Poised to Enhancing Lives for ...
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SDP confirms Omisore’s membership, Osun SSG declares gov bid

Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Chairman of the Social Democratic Party in Osun State, Chief Ademola Ishola, has said Senator Iyiola Omisore is a bona fide member of the party. Ishola said this in an interview with journalists in Osogbo on Thursday at the inauguration of local government chairmen of the party in Osun State. A […]
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Alleged N700m fraud: Court remands Ize-Iyamu, others in prison

Alexander Okere, Benin The Federal High Court in Benin, Edo State, on Thursday, remanded a former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu; the state Chairman of the PDP, Chief Dan Orbih, and three others in the prison custody. The court said Ize-Iyamu, Orbih, a former member of the House of Representatives, […]
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Rain, others slow down Lagos-Ibadan rail construction

Rasheed Bisiriyu There are indications that the much anticipated fast pace of work on the $1.5bn Lagos-Ibadan rail project may not be achieved, at least for now, as the contractor handling the standard gauge line, China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation, has complained that the rains and other natural elements are slowing it down. The Minister […]
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A Life of Excellence

Aminu Bello Masari’s early life was built on diligence, industry and honesty. Even as governor, he has stayed through to his tenets. Charles Ajunwa writes When Aminu Bello Masari received his first School Leaving Certificate in 1963, at the age of 13, he probably knew little about what the future held for him, that he […] The post A Life of Excellence appeared first on THISDAYLIVE.
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Enugu court remands 32 Biafra agitators in prison

Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu Thirty-two pro-Biafra agitators were on Thursday remanded in prison custody by an Enugu magistrate court. The activists were members of the Biafra Independence Movement faction of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra.  They were arrested on May 22 while trying to stage a parade to mark the […]
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Jega to deliver Democracy Day lecture

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja A former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, will be the guest lecturer at this year’s Democracy Day lecture slated for Monday. The Director of Information, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Lawrence Ojabo, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists on […]
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Court remands man, 41, for allegedly raping four daughters

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt A Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Port Harcourt on Thursday remanded in custody a 41-year-old man, Michael Akpan, for allegedly raping his four biological daughters. It was gathered that the accused stood the risk of being sentenced to life imprisonment for allegedly having unlawful carnal knowledge of his four daughters, who […]
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Nigerian Students Win Conrad Foundation Spirit of Innovation Challenge

Peace Obi The Team Neon of Whitesands School has emerged the 2018 Power Pitch Winner of the Smoke-Free World category of the Conrad Foundation Spirit of Innovation Challenge Summit that held at the Kennedy Space Centre Visitor Complex, Florida USA, recently. They also received the Good Citizen Award in the same summit. The Team Neon […] The post Nigerian Students Win Conrad Foundation Spirit ...
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FG Inaugurates N400m Flood, Erosion Control Project in Abia

Emmanuel Ugwu, Umuahia The federal government has brought a sigh of relief to the people of Amachara in Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia State following the inauguration and handing over of a flood and erosion control project completed with funding from the Ecological Fund Office (EFO). The project which was executed at a […] The post FG Inaugurates N400m Flood, Erosion Control Project ...
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