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Griezmann handed two-game ban for ref insult

France international forward Antoine Griezmann was handed a two-game ban by the Spanish Football Federation on Wednesday after he was sent off at the weekend for insulting the referee. The 26-year-old was dismissed during Atletico Madrid’s 2-2 draw at Gerona on Saturday during the opening weekend of the La Liga season. He also received a […]
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Taxify is winning Lagos. For now.

I once scoffed at a poorly-researched suggestion that Taxify might be beating Uber in Lagos. I was wrong. This is the current state of things.
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“Game of Thrones'” Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner do Hilarious Impressions of Co-Stars on Carpool Karaoke

The Stark sisters Arya and Sansa – real names Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner– were guests on James Corden‘s Carpool Karaoke. The “Game of Thrones” stars decided to pause singing for a minute, and instead did impressions of the former co-star Sean Bean, who played their father Ned Stark. See the video below: The Stark […] The post “Game of Thrones'” ...
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Why CBN interventions fail to save Naira

Financial experts have diagnosed plausible reasons for the steady depreciation of the nation’s currency in spite of series of interventions by the Central Bank of Nigeria in the foreign exchange market. The experts said, in separate interviews on Wednesday in Lagos, that a single market rate, among others, was required to reverse the depreciating trend […]
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Herbert Wigwe & Students of UNILAG host Delegates of Harvard & MIT at Access Bank Headquarter in Lagos

On August 9th, 2017, a delegate of students from two of the world’s top ranked institutions, The John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) paid a courtesy visit to the headquarters of Access Bank Plc. The trip was organized as part of the group’s activities aimed at providing […] The post Herbert Wigwe & Students of UNILAG ...
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11 beheaded in attack at checkpoint

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11 beheaded in attack on Libya checkpoint

At least 11 people were beheaded Wednesday after an attack on a checkpoint controlled by Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar south of Tripoli, a spokesman for his forces said. “At least nine soldiers were beheaded… in addition to two civilians” at the checkpoint about 500 kilometres (300 miles) south of Tripoli, Colonel Ahmad al-Mesmari said, […]
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North Korea starting to respect US – Trump

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un is “starting to respect” the United States, President Donald Trump declared, even as Pyongyang revealed plans for its missile development Wednesday and Kim ordered a production boost. Trump’s remarks, at a rally in Phoenix, came hours after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said talks with the nuclear-armed North over its […]
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Sultan of Sokoto says September 1 is Sallah

The Sultan of Sokoto and Chairman Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has declared September 1, 2017 as Eid-el-Kabir (Sallah) day. This is contained in a statement signed by Sambo Junaidu, the Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs to the Sokoto Sultanate Council. The statement was made available to newsmen in Sokoto […] The post Sultan of Sokoto says ...
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Tracee Ellis Ross, Anthony Anderson, Susan Kelechi Watson attend 2017 Emmys Performers Peer Group Cocktail

The nominees for the 2017 Emmy Awards are getting ready for the big night! Chrissy Metz, Tracee Ellis Ross, Anthony Anderson, Susan Kelechi Watson and more all stepped out for the 2017 Emmys Performers Peer Group Cocktail Reception held on Monday, August 21 at the Montage Beverly Hills. This year, the ceremony will be hosted by […] The post Tracee Ellis Ross, Anthony Anderson, Susan Kelechi Watson ...
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Nkiruka Tells How Some Women Contribute To Their Own Heartbreak

I will keep telling you that you hardly see reality on social media,all you see are made believe and camera smile with perfect filter pictures for remembrance. The real happiness don't need cameras just like you can't video when u are making love and getting orgasm then post it. The post Nkiruka Tells How Some Women Contribute To Their Own Heartbreak appeared first on Woman.NG.
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Looking Forward to the Long Eid Weekend? Enjoy the Best Staycation deals at Four Points by Sheraton, Le Meridien & Sheraton Hotels in Nigeria

It’s one of our favourite seasons of the year again! A time to plan an escape from the daily hassles and indulge in a much-needed break. Thinking how to spend the long weekend ahead? Consider our Eid staycation packages with an array of exclusive experiences at Le Meridien Ogeyi Place; Port-Harcourt, Four Points by Sheraton Lagos, […] The post Looking Forward to the Long Eid Weekend? Enjoy the ...
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