Thisday Newspaper News Today Wednesday 14th August 2019

Thisday Newspaper News Today Wednesday 14th August 2019

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In Defence of Social Protection

THE HORIZON By KAYODE KOMOLAFE; kayode.komolafe@thisdaylive.com 0805 500 1974 In what could somewhat be regarded as a parting shot, the outgoing Managing Director of the IMF, Christine Lagarde, recently made a case for greater social investments so as to strengthen the global economy. According to the lady, who has been nominated as the President of the […]
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Peter Okoye, VJ Adams Unveil Ball for New LaLiga Season

Singer/Song writer, Peter Okoye (Mr. P), and Celebrity On Air Personality, VJ Adams unboxed the new LaLiga ball to signify the kick-off of the 2019/2020 LaLiga season. The duo were selected as part of a global campaign that heralds the start of the new LaLiga season. Mr. P who was also selected alongside a few […]
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Barca, Madrid Continue Battle for Neymar 

A number of Real Madrid players are reported to have contacted Neymar to try convince him to move to the Santiago Bernabeu this summer. The Paris Saint-Germain winger has been heavily linked with a move to both Real and rivals Barcelona, although his huge asking price has made the deal incredibly difficult. ​Real recently emerged as serious […]
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GOtv Boxing NextGen5 Thrown Open for Young Boxers

Organisers of the GOtv Boxing NextGen 5, a talent hunt programme, scheduled to hold on August 29-30 in Ilorin, Kwara State, have announced that registration forms for the event are now available at designated centres. Flykite Promotions, organisers of the event said yesterday that the forms are available to boxers aged between 18 and 25 […]
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Brazil 2019: Golden Eaglets Begin Camping in Abuja

 Five-time champions Golden Eaglets have kick-started their camping programme for the FIFA U-17 World Cup finals taking place in Brazil between October 6 and November 17, 2019. The Golden Eaglets picked a ticket to the championship after finishing among the top four teams at the Africa U-17 Cup of Nations held in Tanzania in April […]
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THE PEOPLE CAN’T BE SILENCED (2)

Wednesday comment1 Protests are meant to force the government to listen, argues Sonnie Ekwowusi With uncontrollable tears rolling their cheeks, the Catholic priests in Abuja and Enugu spontaneously took to the streets over the murder of another Catholic priest Rev. Fr. Paul Offu. Can you blame them for embarking on that peaceful protest?  It is […]
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NOWHERE TO HIDE

Wednesday comment2 Edem Bassey reveals the ‘truth’ about the 2019 election in Akwa Ibom The All Progressives Congress (APC) and The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the two leading political parties  in Akwa Ibom  State are led by PDP bigwigs who have governed the state for over 18 years.  When the present state Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) was deployed […]
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TARABA KILLINGS: WHY GOVERNMENT MUST ACT

Wednesday letter The news of how some soldiers killed three policemen and some civilians in Taraba State is still a hot topic. The police side of the story is that they had gone to the state on covert operation to arrest a kidnap kingpin whom they succeeded in arresting. On their way back they were […]
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Depoliticising Education for Global Competitiveness

As President Muhammadu Buhari prepares to inaugurate his new ministers on August 21, including the one that will drive the education sector for the next four years, stakeholders are calling on the current administration to depoliticise the sector to take the country out of the doldrums. Funmi Ogundare reports President Muhammadu Buhari is set to inaugurate the 43 […]
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ATBU Tragedy: Buhari Tasks School Managers on Students’ Safety

Segun Awofadeji in Bauchi Following the death of three students of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi from a collapsed bridge, President Muhammadu Buhari has charged governing councils and management of federal institutions to take the safety of their students seriously. The president said this through a Presidential Assessment Committee which visited ATBU to assess […]
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