Nigeria news today headlines update Thursday 14th March 2019

Nigeria news today headlines update Thursday 14th March 2019

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Tuilagi Signs New Contract To Stay At Leicester

England centre Manu Tuilagi has ended months of speculation over his future by agreeing a new contract with Leicester, the English Premiership club announced on Wednesday.The 27-year-old had been linked with a potentially lucrative move to French side Racing 92 following this year’s World Cup in Japan But rather than head to Paris, Tuilagi has […]
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Rice Receives England Call-Up For Euro Qualifiers

Declan Rice’s decision to switch international allegiance to England was rewarded with his first call-up to Gareth Southgate’s squad on Wednesday for Euro 2020 qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Montenegro later this month. West Ham midfielder Rice made three international appearances for the Republic of Ireland but all of them in friendly matches according […]
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Japan Eyes 2020 Olympics To Retake Place On Tech Podium

Driverless cars, robot volunteers and ultra high-definition TV: Japan Inc. hopes to use the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to show the world it has regained its touch for innovation and technology. The last time Japan hosted the summer games — Tokyo 1964 — it wowed visitors with its shinkansen, the sleek high-speed bullet train that has […]
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UEFA Open Investigation Into Neymar After PSG-Man Utd Comments

UEFA have officially opened an investigation into Neymar after his foul-mouthed comments after the match between PSG and Manchester United; in which he felt that the refereeing decisions cost PSG a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. On Instagram after the game, Neymar posted the following message: “This is a disgrace, they put four people […]
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Felicity Huffman Released On $250,000 Bail Over Admissions ‘Scam’

Actress Felicity Huffman has been released on a $250,000 (£191,000) bail bond after appearing in court in connection with an alleged university admissions scam in the US. The Hollywood star, best known for her leading role in Desperate Housewives, was among more than 40 people, including fellow actress Lori Loughlin, charged as part of a […]
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125th Anniversary: FirstBank Embarks On 125km Relay Walk To Greatness

FirstBank of Nigeria Limited and other corporate entities in the FBNHoldings group would collectively have a 125km ‘Relay Walk’ to celebrate the Bank’s 125 years of unbroken business operations in commemoration of its 125 years anniversary. Following the flag hoisting ceremony, the anniversary activities curtain raiser event that held on March 1,2019, the 125km Relay […]
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Jailed Saudi Women Activists Stand Trial, Diplomats Barred From Court

Saudi Arabian women’s rights activists stood trial on Wednesday for the first time since their arrest over nine months ago, a case that has intensified scrutiny of Riyadh’s human rights record after the murder of a prominent journalist. Loujain al-Hathloul, Aziza al-Yousef, Eman al-Nafjan and Hatoon Al-Fassi are among 10 women to appear before the Criminal […]
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Group To Organise Travel Expo

The Nigeria travel and tourism expo (Travel Nigeria) is set to take place in Lagos, on March 23rd 2019. The event is aimed at promoting innovation, collaboration as well as to promote the travel and tourism industry in Nigeria. It comprises a national conference and exhibition and would host only business-facing and consumer-facing travel and […]
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Creative Icons Take Centre Stage At Glo-Sponsored CNN African Voices

In celebration of its tenth anniversary, the Globacom-sponsored, African Voices on CNN International, will this week highlight the activities of three creative icons from Africa who have distinguished themselves across the globe. The programme will feature Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Nigerian novelist, writer of short stories, and nonfiction, Femi Kuti, Nigerian musician and scion of the […]
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Adebola Williams Among 127 Young Leaders For This Year’s WEF

 Lagos – A Nigerian, Adebola Williams, the Chief Executive Officer of Red Media Africa, has been named among 127 others individuals joining this year’s cohort Young Global Leaders described as a dynamic community of people under the age of 40 who represent the best of their generation. Adebola Williams, Chief Executive Officer, Red Media Africa, Nigeria […]
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