Nigeria news today headlines update Tuesday 29th January 2019

Nigeria news today headlines update Tuesday 29th January 2019

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target=_blank>Katie Price Announces Plans To Adopt Child From Nigeria

Katie Price has revealed that she is planning to adopt a child from Nigeria. Speaking to Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield on Monday’s episode of This Morning. The TV personality said that adoption has always been on her mind. “Basically, I’ve always said – I think I’ve come on the show with you before, saying I’ve
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target=_blank>Cardi B, Chance The Rapper, A$AP Rocky Lead Longitude Line Up

The Longitude Festival line-up has been unveiled for 2019 – and it sees the likes of Cardi B, Chance The Rapper And A$AP Rocky all heading to the Emerald Isle. The Dublin festival returns to Marlay Park from July 5-7, and all three will be taking the top billing across the weekend according to NME.
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target=_blank>Ebola Survivors Turn Disease Fighters As Congo Outbreak Rages On

Dozens of Congolese Ebola survivors are dispelling rumours and caring for patients and lone children in the world’s second deadliest outbreak, health workers said on Thursday. The virus is spreading fast in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, with 713 confirmed and probable cases and 439 deaths. It is surpassed only by the 2014 to 2016
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target=_blank>May Under New Pressure To Secure Brexit Concessions From EU

Pro-Brexit British lawmakers were mounting a campaign Monday to rescue Prime Minister Theresa May’s rejected European Union divorce deal in a parliamentary showdown this week. Lawmakers threw out May’s Brexit deal two weeks ago and will debate and vote Tuesday on competing plans for what to do next about Britain’s impending departure from the bloc
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target=_blank>US, Taliban Reach Framework Peace Deal – Reports

Afghanistan’s president has assured his people that their rights will not be compromised in the name of peace with the Taliban, days after the US envoy tasked with resolving America’s longest war reported significant progress in talks with the insurgents. President Ashraf Ghani’s remarks came as the US envoy, Zalmay Khalilzad, told the New York
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target=_blank>Group Issues 14-Day Ultimatum To Siat To Compensate Land Owners In Rivers

P/Harcourt – A group of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Rivers state last week gave a 14-day ultimatum to Siat Nigeria Limited, SNL, to pay compensations to the various landlords over the land it acquired from host communities at Ubima in Ikwerre local government area of Rivers state. Making this known to newsmen in Port Harcourt, Rivers
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target=_blank>NPA, Onne Port Empower 20 Indigenes On Skill Acquisition

P/Harcourt – Twenty indigenes drawn from Ogu and Onne Communities are to benefit from empowerment programme of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) as contained in a press release last week. The empowerment and training programme by NPA and Onne Port Complex host communities is packaged by the Joint Free Zone Community Relations Initiative (JFZCRI). Meanwhile, JFZCRI,
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target=_blank>Controversy Over Oil Lease Renewal Licences

LAGOS – There are indications that the nation’s oil and gas sector would soon be subjected to another round of probe by the House of Representatives over alleged irregularities in the ongoing renewal of 42 oil licences in the country. Already House of Representative Speaker, Yakubu Dogara had mandated the Committee on Petroleum Resources (Upstream) to
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target=_blank>Timber Dealers Lament Eratic Power Supply In Omuawga

Joe Asimoji P/Harcourt – Timber dealers in Omuawga in Ikwerre local government area of Rivers State have expressed dissatisfaction over the total blackout in Omuawga community which is their business base. In an interview in Port Harcourt, Mr Lawrence Ajuru, the Chairman of Omuawga Timber Trader association explained that electricity has been their major challenge here,
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Samsung Sets New Record On Nigerian Content, Trains Female Welders

LAGOS – In line with its belief that the future of Nigeria should be in Nigerian hands, Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has set a new record on Nigerian Content in the oil and gas industry as it has trained another batch of internationally-certified female welders. Speaking to journalists, one of the beneficiaries of the training and […]
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