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Insecurity: Obasanjo, Gumi, Apportion Blames, Proffer Solutions
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Insecurity: Obasanjo, Gumi, Apportion Blames, Proffer Solutions

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Sheikh Ahmad Gumi have recommended solutions to the security challenges facing the nation. DAILY POST reports that Gumi, who has been negotiating with bandits in the North, visited Obasanjo on Sunday with a delegation of eight persons. They are: Prof. Usman Yusuf, Mallam Tukur Mamu, Dr. Umar Ardo, Dr. Ibrahim Abdullahi, Honourable Suleiman Gumi, Alhaji Suleiman Yakubu and Mallam Buba Mohammed. Chief Obasanjo received Sheikh Gumi and his delegation in the presence of Oba Babajide Bakre, Agura of Gbagura, Abeokuta; Bishop Tunde Akin-Akinsanya, Chairman of Ogun State Christian Association of Nigeria; Sheikh Sa’addallah Alade Bamigbola, Chief Imam of Egbaland; Chief Kenny Martins, Chief Ola Babajide Jaiyeoba; Rev. Tony Ojeshina, Chief Imams o...
Nigerians Want Solutions, Not Buhari’s Meetings With Political Wanderers – Fayose
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Nigerians Want Solutions, Not Buhari’s Meetings With Political Wanderers – Fayose

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, says Nigerians are interested in workable solutions to the country’s socio-economic challenges and not the several meetings of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), with “political wanderers” and “recycled politicians”. Fayose, who stated this via his verified Twitter handle on Monday evening, made a veiled reference to a meeting the President had with former Ogun State Governor, Gbenga Daniel; and former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole. The MCI had reported that Buhari met the two politicians in Aso Villa, Abuja. Daniel and Bankole, both from Ogun State, recently defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress. Reacting, Fayose, who is a chieftain of opposition Peoples Democratic Party, ...
Cussons Baby Moments Season 7 – Meet the Top 10 finalists!
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Cussons Baby Moments Season 7 – Meet the Top 10 finalists!

Cussons Baby has revealed the top 10 finalists for the Cussons Baby Moments season 7 competition.  These finalists came out top after being appraised by the celebrity judges of the competition based on set criteria, beating 90 other contestants to the grand finale. These finalists, who made it from various parts of the country, will now faceoff at the finale, where they will compete for the title of ‘Cussons Baby of the year’ as well as the grand prize of N2million naira and a year’s supply of Cussons Baby products. This is more than enough reason for joy. Meet the Top 10: Too cute to judge, right?! Who are you rooting for? Celebrity judges, Ufuoma McDermott, Deyemi Okanlawon and Sisi Yemmie have got some tough task on their hands! Good luck to all the finalists. Cussons Ba...
Man United to Land Lautaro Martinez as Inter Milan fails to Meet Payment for Lukaku
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Man United to Land Lautaro Martinez as Inter Milan fails to Meet Payment for Lukaku

  Manchester United is set to land Lautaro Martinez after Inter Milan failed to meet payment for Romelu Lukaku, according to Italian outlet Corriere Dello Sport. Inter Milan has taken several players off Man United’s hands in recent transfer windows, with Lukaku, Alexis Sanchez and Ashley Young all making the switch to Antonio Conte’s side. Lukaku was the costliest addition for Inter Milan, setting them back a club-record €80 million. However, after joining Inter almost 18 months ago, the Nerazzurri still seemingly owe Man United €50 million for Lukaku’s deal. When Man United sold the Belgium international to Inter, they included a clause in the contract that said ”if the San Siro club failed to meet any of the deadlines set for payments, then they immediately becom...
‘It’s my job to get Werner smiling again’ – Tuchel explains how he can fix Chelsea’s downtrodden striker
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‘It’s my job to get Werner smiling again’ – Tuchel explains how he can fix Chelsea’s downtrodden striker

The Blues forward has lost his way in recent weeks and his new manager is aware of some solutions he can use to fix the problem Chelsea's new manager Thomas Tuchel has said it is his job to get out-of-form striker Timo Werner smiling again. Frank Lampard was sacked this week after a run of five defeats in eight league games saw the Blues plummet from first to 10th place, with Tuchel hired as his replacement. Chelsea's poor run has seen goals dry up for their forwards, particularly Werner, who is currently on an 11-game goal drought in the Premier League.  
COVID-19: PDP Says Buhari Offered No Solutions
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COVID-19: PDP Says Buhari Offered No Solutions

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)is appalled that President Muhammadu Buhari, in his Monday’s COVID-19 address, again, failed to offer decisive solutions to protect Nigerians from the deadly pandemic. The party also expressed disappointment that President Buhari did not offer any post lockdown stimulus to assist Nigerians in the private sector whose businesses had been crippled by the lockdown and are now faced with the burden of workers’ salaries and business refinancing. The PDP lamented that apart from the elementary lockdown and failed palliative showboating, President Buhari did not offer a decisive solution regarding the production of drugs, testing kits and management of equipment to safeguard Nigerians, despite the huge resources at the disposal of his administration. T...
Children are Leaving schools for Markets Where There are More People – Bishop Oyedepo Reacts to Closure of Schools Over Coronavirus
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Children are Leaving schools for Markets Where There are More People – Bishop Oyedepo Reacts to Closure of Schools Over Coronavirus

Founder of Living Faith Church a.k.a Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo has reacted to some state governors' decision to close schools due to the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking at a fully-packed service at Canaanland Ota, despite a ban on religious gatherings of more than 50 people in Ogun State due to outbreak of Coronavirus, Oyedepo stated that the only disease that has no cure is hunger. He said; “May God help our policy makers to make the right decision in finding solution to this scourge called Coronavirus. "Now children are out of school, to go back to that crowd. Would they not be more secured in school where they are only 20 in class? They will now go to help their mama, to sell pepper in the market where you contact about 500,000 people a day in big cities. Every...
Denmark Becomes Second Country in Europe to go on Coronavirus Lockdown
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Denmark Becomes Second Country in Europe to go on Coronavirus Lockdown

Denmark has gone into total 14-day lockdown in other to halt the spread of coronavirus after an increase in cases. At a press conference on Wednesday evening, Denmark’s Prime Minister, Mette Frederiksen announced that the country will close all kindergartens, schools, and universities for two weeks to slow the spread of the coronavirus. In a press conference yesterday, Ms. Frederiksen said: 'This will have huge consequences, but the alternative would be far worse. 'Under normal circumstances, a government would not present such far-reaching measures without having all the solutions ready for the many Danes concerned. 'But we are in an extraordinary situation.' According to The Local, the Prime Minister added: 'We will not get through this as a country without a cost. Bus...
US Firm Shuts Down After Accusing Staff Of Extortion In Nigeria
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US Firm Shuts Down After Accusing Staff Of Extortion In Nigeria

Dynamics Intelligence, a company operating from Redmond, United States has shut its operations in Nigeria over what its chairman alleged were extortions by its employees and contractors, according to TheCable. Jenna Bourgeois, chairman of the company, made the announcement via his LinkedIn account on Thursday and asked any company trying to do business in Nigeria to outsource to Indians. The company which engages in technology solutions, partners with Microsoft and Amazon to create custom cloud based productivity software. The software built upon the Microsoft Azure, PowerApps, PowerBI, Flow, and Dynamics 365 technologies are focused on healthcare, retail and government sectors. On its website, the company says it plans to train 5,000 Nigerians in ‘Microsoft technologies’. Bour...
How to complete Sergio Ramos Champions League Premier SBC on the cheap
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How to complete Sergio Ramos Champions League Premier SBC on the cheap

EA Sports has released a ridiculous Champions League card for the Spaniard which is an affordable alternative to his TOTY with our solutions Sergio Ramos recently announced that he will be staying with Real Madrid but after fears that he was leaving, many Madrid fans have been reminiscing about some of the incredible moments during his career. EA Sports decided to celebrate his 93rd-minute equaliser in the 2014 Champions League final against Atletico Madrid, a match Real Madrid would go on to win 4-1 in extra time. Ramos has been given an excellent 95-rated card on FIFA 19 Ultimate Team which is available in a surprisingly cheap Squad Building Challenge. While his 97-rated Team of the Year card will set you back at least 2 million coins, this new card will cost less than 400k. ...
Zamfara Killings: Miyetti Allah Profers Solutions
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Zamfara Killings: Miyetti Allah Profers Solutions

Ibrahim Suleman, the Zamfara Chairman ofMiyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, has suggested how the government can put an end to killings in the state. He said that for the state to have lasting peace, children of nomadic Fulani must be educated. He urged the state government to encourage Fulani children to go to school, saying education is the permanent solution to the rising waves of insecurity in the state. Suleman, who made the call at a stakeholder’s meeting held in Gusau on Wednesday, said most of the Fulani children indulging in criminal activities such as banditry, do so due to ignorance and poor parenting. He stressed the need for parents and government to collaborate by ensuring that nomadic children acquire sound education that can make them compete favourably w...
Zola Electric Announces Expansion into Nigeria
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Zola Electric Announces Expansion into Nigeria

ZOLA Electric, a renewable energy brand in Africa, with 200,000 installations and more than 1,000,000 daily users, has announced plan to bring clean, affordable, reliable 24-hour power to Nigeria. A statement yesterday quoted the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Bill Lenihan, to have said ZOLA’s entry into the Nigerian market was in line with the mission of the company to use distributed renewable energy solutions to make clean, affordable reliable 24- hour accessible for anyone, anywhere. “ZOLA Electric is a power solutions pioneer that is now one of the most trusted brands in Africa’s distributed renewable energy market. “We have successfully delivered our clean, affordable and reliable power solutions across Tanzania, Rwanda, Côte d’Ivoire, and Ghana. We’re super exci...
FCMB Launches Hub One
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FCMB Launches Hub One

The Nigerian Tech industry has grown in leaps and bounds over the years. Many innovative ideas, platforms and more have been developed, which have provided more job opportunities. However, certain infrastructural gaps created a need for affordable tech spaces and enabling environment where tech start-ups can thrive, collaborate and share ideas without having to deal with exorbitant overhead costs. To address those gaps, FCMB has created Hub One, a tech-themed co-working space. Hub One is a space that allows for partnerships, collaborations and possible investments. It is a professional office space with unlimited internet, constant power supply, free coffee and a community of like minds. Speaking at the official launch of Hub One, Adam Nuru, Managing Director of FCMB, said the Ba...
Falana’s Claim Of Annual N600bn Revenue Loss Faulted By NCC
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Falana’s Claim Of Annual N600bn Revenue Loss Faulted By NCC

Claims by Lagos Lawyer, Femi Falana, (SAN) that the country was losing about N600 billion from the telecommunications industry has been faulted by Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). Through its Executive Commissioner, Stakeholders Management, Sunday Dare, faulted Falana’s claim in a statement today. Dare gave assurance to stakeholders in the telecommunications industry that the NCC was committed to due process and high integrity in its regulatory roles. Falana said the loss was due to the failure of the commission to issue “contract award letter’’ to a firm that allegedly won the contract for the implementation of ”Revenue Assurance Software”. Falana, in a publication titled: ”How NCC is making Nigeria Lose N600bn Revenue Every Year”, threatened to sue th...
Telcoin Partners Jumia to Enhance Service Efficiency
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Telcoin Partners Jumia to Enhance Service Efficiency

Chief Executive Officer, Jumia Nigeria, Mrs. Juliet Anammah, Telcoin, a technology platform provider based in Tokyo Japan, offering telecoms focused blockchain solutions, has entered into a partnership with Jumia, one of the leading online e-commerce brands with presence in 15 African countries, including Nigeria. The partnership, to commence in Nigeria, would seek to tap into the synergies of blockchain technology to increase the volume of goods and services purchased on the e-commerce platform. Announcing the partnership deal, the Head of Africa for Telcoin, Ms. Lee-Ann Cassie, said: “What we will focus on and explore is increasing the sales traffic from Nigerians in the diaspora adding value to cross-border e-commerce transactions as well as value-enhancing e-commerce transac...
FG Directs Julius Berger to Hasten Work on Ijora Bridge
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FG Directs Julius Berger to Hasten Work on Ijora Bridge

Yemi Osinbajo The federal government has directed the contractor handling the repair of Ijora Bridge in Apapa area of Lagos State, Julius Berger, to hasten work on the bridge and reopen it to traffic as soon as possible. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated this while speaking on a Lagos-based television station, Wazobia TV. The Vice President explained that the reopening of the bridge is vital to the free flow of traffic in Apapa and its environs. The Chairman, Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), Vicky Haastrup had recently alerted the country that the closure of a section of the Ijora Bridge, outbound Apapa, was worsening the already chaotic traffic situation in the Lagos port community. According to Osinbajo, “While we are fixing the roads, if you ...
Home Remedies That Can Help Heal Shortness Of Breath
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Home Remedies That Can Help Heal Shortness Of Breath

When you find yourself in a situation where you just can’t get enough air and you are experiencing shortness of breath, the reason could be minor—or major. It is important you are able to recognize if you’re facing a real emergency, and know the simple solutions that can help you breath easy again. What causes shortness of breath? The source may be minor or much more severe. It can be as minor as a viral infection and as major as a heart attack or pulmonary embolism. Asthma, pneumonia, COPD, low blood pressure, and lung cancer can be other causes of short breath. Other benign reasons for laboured breathing may be from exercise or poor air quality. Danger signs How can you distinguish run-of-the-mill shortness of breath from something that needs emergency medical attention? Red fl...
Buhari, Liberia’s President, Weah, to Receive Anti-corruption Awards
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Buhari, Liberia’s President, Weah, to Receive Anti-corruption Awards

President Mohammadu Buhari and his Liberian counterpart, President George Weah, will on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, receive an award of excellence on their hard stance and fight against corruption and pro-poor crusade in Africa. Buhari will also declare open the 9th annual conference organised by the Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice (CEPEJ) tagged Minna 2018 with the theme: ‘Good Governance and Security: Panacea for Sustainable Development in Africa’. Buhari is expected to be joined by other eminent Nigerians who will be gracing the occasion to give hope to the Nigerian nation through the dogged fight against corruption and the enthronement of good governance. The Etsu Nupe, Gen. Yahaya Abubakar (rtd), will be the royal father of the day, while the Niger State Governor ...
Seven Ways To Cope With In-laws
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Seven Ways To Cope With In-laws

Many people, especially in Africa, do have problems with their in-laws when they get married but there are solutions to the quagmire. The place of in-laws in a marriage, especially in the African setting, cannot be underplayed or overemphasized. In-laws are deemed as being an integral part of every new family formed. In-laws are the person's someone becomes related to because of marriage; especially the father, mother or siblings of the husband or wife one is married to. A sociologist, Dr. Franca Attoh, said it is important for persons planning to marry to know that in the African setting, families, and not just individuals, get married. Thus, the family members (in-laws) would always want to be a part of what goes on in the home. “The European’s concept of family, which is p...

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