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NLC to monitor disbursement of Paris debt refunds

Ife Ogunfuwa The Nigeria Labour Congress has called on its chairmen in the 36 states of the federation to monitor the disbursement of the Paris Club debt refunds to their respective state governments. In a letter signed by the General Secretary, NLC, Peter Ozo-Eson, the union asked the chairmen to ensure that the state governments […] The post NLC to monitor disbursement of Paris debt refunds ...
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What should govt do to importers of plastic rice?

Plastic rice has so many health implications. First, it could have very serious effects on the liver and the kidney because no one knows what is mixed up to produce it. It could equally increase the tendency of the consumer developing cancer because of the various chemicals and methods used for its production. My team […] The post What should govt do to importers of plastic rice? appeared first ...
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Law schoolmates honour Lalong, Alex Ekwueme

Ramon Oladimeji The Nigerian Law School class of 1991 last Friday had a re-union dinner to mark their 25 years of graduating from the school and being called to the Nigerian Bar. No fewer than 20 members of the class have, in the last 25 years, risen to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria […] The post Law schoolmates honour Lalong, Alex Ekwueme appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
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FBN Capital Bags Investment Banking, Asset Management Awards

Nume Ekeghe FBN Capital Limited, the Investment Banking and Asset Management business of FBN Holdings Plc, has received the ‘Best Local Investment Bank in Nigeria’ and ‘Best Asset Manager in Nigeria’ awards at the 9th EMEAFinance African Banking Awards 2016, held recently. At the ceremony which held in London, the Publisher/CEO EMEAFinance, Christopher Moore, presented […]
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NSE Index Sheds 0.46 % as Investors Book Profits on Oil and Banking Stocks

The stock market closed 0.46 per cent lower yesterday as investors intensified profit taking on oil and gas stocks. Consequently, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share Index went closed lower at 26,418.11. Similarly, market capitalisation closed lower at N9.09 trillion. The market had regained N500 billion within 12 days following renewed interest in oil/gas and […]
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CAF Competitions: Tough Draws for Rangers, Rivers Utd, Others

Duro Ikhazuagbe Nigerian club-sides listed for actions in 2017 CAF club competitions were handed tough oppositions in the draws conducted in Cairo, Egypt yesterday. Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) champions Rangers International FC of Enugu who are to fly the country’s flag in the continent’s premier club competition- the CAF Champions League, were paired with […]
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Merry Xmas for Eagles as they Get Algeria Win Bonus

Super Eagles will enjoy a merry Christmas as they will be paid their win bonus of $5,000-a-man for a 3-1 home win over Algeria in a World Cup tie latest Friday, top football officials hinted yesterday. The top team official admitted compiling the account details of the players at the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) office […]
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Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

Organisers Sign Two Pacemakers to Achieve Sub-2.10 Determined to get the elite male and female runners to run inside 2.10 minutes and 2.20 minutes respectively, the organisers of the February 11, 2017 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon have signed on two pace-makers for the second edition of the race. According to General Manager, Yussuf Alli, […]
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UPDATE 1-Nigerian union says to end strike over Exxon Mobil sackings

UPDATE 1-Nigerian union says to end strike over Exxon Mobil sackings ONITSHA, Nigeria, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Nigerian oil workers at Exxon Mobil have decided to end a strike over sackings of staff after earlier agreeing to halt crude oil production, a union official said on Wednesday.
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Cisi Eze: Should Paedophiles Have Rights Like LGBT People?

Someone tweeted: “So let me drop a controversial opinion. If LGBT rights are protected because it is their nature… Shouldn’t pedophiles also be protected?” Should we compare paedophilia – an act that infringes on children’s right, to same-sex sexual intercourse – an act between two consenting adults? Paedophilia, is a crime, NOT a sexual orientation. […]
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Mourinho plays down new contract reports

Mourinho plays down new contract reports Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho played down reports he is set to be offered a new contract in a television interview broadcast on Wednesday.
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Nigerian union says to end strike over Exxon Mobil sackings

Nigerian union says to end strike over Exxon Mobil sackings ONITSHA, Nigeria, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Nigerian oil workers at Exxon Mobil have decided to end a strike over sackings of staff after earlier agreeing to halt crude oil production, a union official said on Wednesday.
Added about 1 month ago from Reuters Nigeria