Nigeria news today headlines update Thursday 31st January 2019
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Manchester United have been handed a huge double boost with Anthony Martial set to sign a new four and half year contract in the next 48 hours. Martial has finally agreed to a new deal that will commit him to United until June 2024 after almost a year of protracted talks. He would have been out […]
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Oscar-winning director Peter Jackson is to put together a new film about The Beatles using unreleased footage from the studio sessions that spawned their final album Let It Be. Jackson, who put together the Lord of the rings trilogy of movies between 2001 and 2003, will compile a film from the 55 hours of never-before-seen-footage of […]
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EMPIRE actor Jussie Smollett received racist and homophobic hate mail days before he was the victim of a hate crime in Chicago in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Smollett, who plays Jamal Lyon in TV drama Empire, is understood to have been set upon by two people who shouted racist and homophobic slurs at […]
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Kris Boyd will serve a two-match ban after seeing his appeal against a red card shown against Aberdeen rejected. The Kilmarnock striker was show a straight red after a foul on Graeme Shinnie in the 80th minute at Pittodrie according to BT Sports. The club opted to appeal against it, but they announced on Wednesday […]
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ABUJA – The President and Chairman of Council of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (CNIESV), Sir. Rowland Abonta has declared that that Nigeria has about 190 million population while only 6000 registered estate valuers exist in the country, pointing out that number is so little to serve the country, and may encourage quackery. […]
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LAGOS – President/Chief Executive of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote was commended at the oil and gas industry award presentation ceremony organised by the Ministry of Petroleum Resources as part of the programmes to mark the official opening ceremony of the Nigerian International Petroleum Summit (NIPS) held in Abuja. Dangote received the Honorary Patron’s Award from Brevity […]
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LAGOS – Six large firms in Nigeria will finance the construction of new roads, the Global Construction Review indicated this week. The new project, part of a Public-Private Partnership (PPP), initiated by the country’s president Muhammadu Buhari, should help build 19 new roads, of 794 km long in total, in 11states. Dangote Industries Limited, Lafarge Africa […]
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“FG approves N30,000 for its staff”. “National Council of States recommends N27, 000.” AIT, January 23, 2019. Insanity has been described by sages elsewhere as “doing the same thing all over again and expecting a different result.” The last time the nation and a coming election was hostage to dispute over Minimum Wage negotiations, the […]
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The Federal Government, recently, has said the initiative to establish Abuja Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Park inside the Abuja Technology Village would open investment opportunities for Nigeria. Nigeria’s ICT sphere is reputed as being among global most expanding hub for the super highway. The Abuja subsector carries huge potentials given its status as nation’s […]
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LAGOS – Sell-offs on the local bourse extended into the third consecutive trading session yesterday as price depreciation in Guinness Nigeria (-8.5%), Nestle Nigeria (-0.7%) and FBN Holdings (-2.0%) dragged the All Share Index (ASI) down by 0. 11 per cent to settle at 31,145.34 points. Market capitalisation shed N12.4 billion to settle at N11.6 trillion […]
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