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Those Waiting for Nigeria to break up will be Sorely Disappointed – Osinbajo
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Those Waiting for Nigeria to break up will be Sorely Disappointed – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo  has said that those waiting for Nigeria to break up into bits will be sorely disappointed. The Vice President said this at the maiden edition of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Progressives Youth Conference on Monday June 21. Osinbajo added that in the area of disruption and disruptive innovation, the principle that we are stronger together than in little part is a sound principle and he is of the view that those advocating for the country to disintegrate are terribly wrong. He said; “In the area of disruption and disruptive innovation, the principle that we are stronger together than in little part is a sound principle and it is my respectful view that those who advocate the breaking up of the country are terribly wrong. “Our size is cruc...
US Finally Backs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for Next WTO Director
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US Finally Backs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for Next WTO Director

The Biden administration on Friday, Feb 5, said the U.S. would support Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next director-general of the World Trade Organization, hours after South Korea’s trade minister stepped out of the race. The Biden administration’s decision is the last hurdle standing in the way of Ms. Okonjo-Iweala assuming the top job at the WTO, after South Korea’s Yoo Myung-hee pulled out. Last year, Ms. Okonjo-Iweala was supported by a majority of WTO members, but the Trump administration backed Ms. Yoo, saying she was better qualified. The office of the U.S. Trade Representative said in a statement Friday: "Dr. Okonjo-Iweala brings a wealth of knowledge in economics and international diplomacy from her 25 years with the World Bank and two terms as Nigerian Finance Minister....
Nigeria is Future of the World –German Ambassador to Nigeria
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Nigeria is Future of the World –German Ambassador to Nigeria

German Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr. Bernhard Schlagheck, has said Nigeria is the future of the whole world. Schlagheck said this when he received the delegation of “Follow the Money and Connected Development (CODE)” an NGO, in his office on Friday in Abuja. He said that Germany and Nigeria shared similarities in diverse areas, adding that Nigerians could contribute towards growth of their country through tracking governance processes to ensure accountability. Schlagheck said, “there are developments in every society that must be tracked. To achieve that, there is need for distinction of people to do such. “Nigeria as the future of Africa is the future of the world, of mankind that we can ask many important questions and of cou...
British Airways Releases Low Spring Return Fares as Low as $169
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British Airways Releases Low Spring Return Fares as Low as $169

British Airways, the flag carrier and the largest airline in the United Kingdom has released low fares as spring surfaces. The return fares goes for as low as $169 in economy class, $2, 009 in business class and $5, 800 in first class. The fares are already on sale for outbound travel from now with return date anytime within the next 12 months. Sales ends on the 29th of March, 2019. This promo is only applicable for customers who plan to travel to UK and Europe with a minimum stay of 3 days and maximum stay of 12 months. Speaking on the promo, Kola Olayinka; British Airways Regional Commercial Manager for West Africa stated that “one of the reasons we have introduced this promo is to encourage people to visit fascinating places in UK and...
Kaduna Grants Chikun Chiefdom First Class Status
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Kaduna Grants Chikun Chiefdom First Class Status

The governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has approved the elevation of His Royal Highness, Dr. Danjuma Barde, the Esu Chikun (previously known as Sa Gbagyi), to a first class chief. Barde was appointed Sa Gbagyi on December 29, 2000 and installed on January 18, 2001 as a third-class chief. He was upgraded to a second class chief in 2007. In a statement signed by his spokesperson, Samuel Aruwan, el-Rufai congratulated Barde on his elevation. He said that the monarch deserves the exceptional recognition for his role in promoting peace in the state The governor said that the decision to accord the Chikun chiefdom a first class status followed the recommendation of the Ministry of Local Government Affairs. He said that the ministry, in a proposal signed by the c...
Osinbajo Urges Nigerians To Reject Corrupt Practices
Politics

Osinbajo Urges Nigerians To Reject Corrupt Practices

Ambode seeks divine intervention for Nigeria By Gboyega Akinsanmi As thousands of Nigerians convened at the headquarters of Deeper Life Bible Church (DLBC), Gbagada Sunday, the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, urged all Nigerians “to refuse corruption which has eaten deep into the fabrics of the country”. Also, amid diverse challenges tearing Nigeria apart, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, urged religious leaders across the federation to ask for God’s intervention and restoration of hope in the future of Nigeria. The two leaders gave the admonition at an inter-denominational service organised by the Lagos State Government to mark Nigeria’s 58th independence anniversary at the DLBC HQ, canvassing the need for all countrymen to stand up against corrupt pr...
Some Of My Fans Ask Me To Marry Them – Oyemykke
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Some Of My Fans Ask Me To Marry Them – Oyemykke

Motivational Speaker, Oyemykke, who is known for his socio-economic analysis, especially issues that affect Nigerian youths, has explained his relationship with his. Here are excerpts from the interview Oyemykke granted Saturday Beats; Some people think you post inspirational videos just because you are based in the UK and not in Nigeria. If you were based in Nigeria, would you still do these types of videos with the same contents? People talk, I don’t worry a lot about that. I didn’t just become popular on the Internet; I had been polishing my craft for a long time. I had been networking, writing, and inspiring my friends. If I lived under a rock, I would still motivate people there. It’s who I am naturally; it’s a force from within. Maybe the stories would have been a bit mor...

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