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AllAfrica.com
Unemployment - Female Graduates Flock Into Entrepreneurshipwith the capacity to transform economies into thriving enterprises. In commerc
Unemployment - Female Graduates Flock Into Entrepreneurship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
with the capacity to transform economies into thriving enterprises. In commercial areas in Lagos, Kano, Kaduna, Port Harcourt, Enugu, the Federal Capital Territory (Abuja) and many other state capitals, educated women are setting up their own... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Surrey's long-suffering schoolsschools usually takes place as an election is nearing and goes back to the days
Surrey's long-suffering schools
Surrey Leader / Posted yesterday
schools usually takes place as an election is nearing and goes back to the days of Social Credit governments. Mike Harcourt, when he was NDP Opposition leader in the late 1980s and early 1990s, did such a tour. The BC Liberals pointed the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Plans unveiled to improve safety of cyclists at Hammersmith gyratoryDaniels, managing director of surface transport at TfL, said: “We're in the pro
Plans unveiled to improve safety of cyclists at Hammersmith gyratory
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Daniels, managing director of surface transport at TfL, said: “We're in the process of modernising roads across the Capital, balancing the needs of all users to keep pace with a changing London. “By redesigning Hammersmith gyratory, we can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Oil Board Loses N267 Billion in One Yearlost by the NNPC in 2015 was higher than the N257.38 billion allocated to the M
National Oil Board Loses N267 Billion in One Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
lost by the NNPC in 2015 was higher than the N257.38 billion allocated to the Ministry of Health for both recurrent and capital expenditure in the 2016 budget of the Federal Government; higher than the N134.57 billion and N37 billion capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC Loses N267 Billion in One Yearfor the year 2015. The loss was higher than the N257.38 billion allocated to t
NNPC Loses N267 Billion in One Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
for the year 2015. The loss was higher than the N257.38 billion allocated to the Ministry of Health for both recurrent and capital expenditure in the 2016 budget of the Federal Government; higher than the N134.57 billion and N37 billion capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency Reacts to State House Clinic Budget Story, Provides Misleading DetailsThe presidency on Tuesday dismissed a report detailing how President Muhammadu
Presidency Reacts to State House Clinic Budget Story, Provides Misleading Details
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The presidency on Tuesday dismissed a report detailing how President Muhammadu Buhari proposed N3.8 billion as capital spending for State House's clinic, but failed to provide facts contradicting the story that showed the figure outweighed similar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kerosene Subsidy - Marketers May Sell Above N200/Lbut with the new price, they will sell at even higher prices. Most of the fill
Kerosene Subsidy - Marketers May Sell Above N200/L
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
but with the new price, they will sell at even higher prices. Most of the filling stations visited in Abuja, the Federal Capital, claimed they have not yet purchased new stock since the announcement, while those that had the product were selling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Court Denied Kanu, Others BailPeople of Biafra on a Peaceful Protest over the Arrest of the Director of Radio
Why Court Denied Kanu, Others Bail
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
People of Biafra on a Peaceful Protest over the Arrest of the Director of Radio Biafra yesterday along Ikwerre road in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, gave reasons why the detained leader of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regha - Agency Banking Will Enhance Support to Micro Businessesservices and we mentor and hand-hold them. For us, the greatest challenge that
Regha - Agency Banking Will Enhance Support to Micro Businesses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
services and we mentor and hand-hold them. For us, the greatest challenge that MSMEs face in Nigeria us not just funding. Capital is a challenge, but firstly they must have the right structure. Most of them don't have structures and what we want... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 Budget - Buhari to Spend More On State House Clinic Than On All Federal Govt-Owned Teaching HospitalsThe Nigerian government is proposing to spend more on capital projects at the S
2016 Budget - Buhari to Spend More On State House Clinic Than On All Federal Govt-Owned Teaching Hospitals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Nigerian government is proposing to spend more on capital projects at the State House Medical Centre this year than it would provide for the 16 teaching hospitals belonging to it. If the proposed budget is approved as presented to federal... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Capital ideas needed for all-but-ignored districtschools usually takes place as an election is nearing, and goes back to the day
Capital ideas needed for all-but-ignored district
Peace Arch News / Posted 3 days ago
schools usually takes place as an election is nearing, and goes back to the days of Social Credit governments. Mike Harcourt, when he was NDP opposition leader in the late 1980s and early 1990s, did such a tour. The BC Liberals pointed the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Protest As New Electricity Tariffs Begin Todaythe aegis of the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) told T
Protest As New Electricity Tariffs Begin Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the aegis of the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) told The Guardian in Lagos yesterday that the capital expenditure regulated at N50 billion yearly was having a huge impact on their facility upgrade plans, urging NERC to... Read more
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The Irish Times
Seen & Heard: AIB takes court action against HarcourtAccording to the Sunday Business Post AIB is taking a High Court action against
Seen & Heard: AIB takes court action against Harcourt
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
According to the Sunday Business Post AIB is taking a High Court action against Harcourt Developments, the property company controlled by Pat Doherty. , The bank is seeking summary judgement against the firm. The amount of money being pursued by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Relief As Supreme Court Gives Verdict On Rivers Guber Electionfiltered into town, gunshots rang out at Chukwu Street off Tombia Extension in
Relief As Supreme Court Gives Verdict On Rivers Guber Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
filtered into town, gunshots rang out at Chukwu Street off Tombia Extension in the New Government Reservation Area of Port Harcourt, the state capital, causing pandemonium among residents. Although the sporadic gunshots were said to have been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Women Arrested Over Sale of Three-Month-Old Baby for N.3 Milliongathered on Wednesday that Oyinkipreye was apprehended on Monday 25 January 201
Two Women Arrested Over Sale of Three-Month-Old Baby for N.3 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
gathered on Wednesday that Oyinkipreye was apprehended on Monday 25 January 2016 at Akenfa, a suburb of Yenagoa, the state capital, by detectives from the Akenfa Police Station. Esther, 30, was said to have travelled from Port Harcourt, Rivers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Don't Scrap Maritime Varsity, Aginighan Appeals to Govtscrapping the University has the potential to alter peace in the Niger Delta re
Don't Scrap Maritime Varsity, Aginighan Appeals to Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
scrapping the University has the potential to alter peace in the Niger Delta region. In a statement issued in Port Harcourt and made available to The Guardian, the ex- NDDC boss said, the institution means well for the Niger Delta... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Not-So-Bad' Fuel Queues Return to Kadunaannouncement by the Nigeria national Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) that it was s
'Not-So-Bad' Fuel Queues Return to Kaduna
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
announcement by the Nigeria national Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) that it was suspending production at the Kaduna and Port Harcourt Refineries. "The public on hearing that there is shut down of the refinery are afraid and begin to do panic buying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Culture Producers, Promoters Made the Differencestill showed their love for book as many events took place in the book industry
How Culture Producers, Promoters Made the Difference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
still showed their love for book as many events took place in the book industry. One of the events was handing over by Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital of the UNESCO World Book Capital to South Korea in April as the next host. The Nigerian... Read more
14d
The Irish Times
Steaming to Kingstown and Sucking Up to Dalkey: the Dublin & Kingstown Railway1834, was the first steam locomotive passenger railway in Ireland (only the sec
Steaming to Kingstown and Sucking Up to Dalkey: the Dublin & Kingstown Railway
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
1834, was the first steam locomotive passenger railway in Ireland (only the second in the world) and the first to join a capital city to a main port. This was the new Kingstown Harbour, called the Royal Harbour of Kingstown because George IV left... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'2016 Budget Can't Work'our colleagues will do the right thing. Look at the Kano-Maiduguri Expressway
'2016 Budget Can't Work'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
our colleagues will do the right thing. Look at the Kano-Maiduguri Expressway where you have N10 billion, the Enugu-Port Harcourt N10 billion, Enugu Onitsha N3 billion, but Lagos - Ibadan has N55 billion. I think that our committee needs to look... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aviation Security - Time for Reflectionwill get his first glance at Nigeria. It is sad that this incident happened in
Aviation Security - Time for Reflection
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
will get his first glance at Nigeria. It is sad that this incident happened in Abuja. This strange occurrence in Nigeria's capital city is a repeat of other strange incidents across the country. In early July 2005, an Air France with 196 passengers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No to New Airportsto the states. That way, there would be room for employment and the ordinary pe
No to New Airports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
to the states. That way, there would be room for employment and the ordinary people will benefit. Airport projects are capital-intensive. Depending on the size, a typical airport and its associated facilities would cost between N15 billion and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unviable State Airportsby the military and multinational oil companies. The five international airport
Unviable State Airports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
by the military and multinational oil companies. The five international airports are those of Lagos, Kano, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Enugu. The major domestic airports include those of Kaduna, Kano, Jos, Sokoto and Calabar. Uyo airport is owned... Read more
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TheStreet.com
How Suncor overcame resistance and won over its target.financial advice to Suncor. Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP and Sullivan & Cromwel
How Suncor overcame resistance and won over its target.
TheStreet.com / Posted 18 days ago
financial advice to Suncor. Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP are Suncor's legal advisers. RBC Capital Markets is acting as financial advisor to Canadian Oil. Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP and Norton Rose Fulbright Canada... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Suncor reaches deal to buy Canadian Oil Sands with sweetened offerfinancial advisers to Suncor, while Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP and Sullivan &
Suncor reaches deal to buy Canadian Oil Sands with sweetened offer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
financial advisers to Suncor, while Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP are its legal advisers. RBC Capital Markets, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP and Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP are advising Canadian Oil Sands. D. F.... Read more
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Reuters
Suncor to buy Canadian Oil Sands in sweetened dealmining consortium in northern Alberta in which Canadian Oil Sands has a 36.7-pe
Suncor to buy Canadian Oil Sands in sweetened deal
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
mining consortium in northern Alberta in which Canadian Oil Sands has a 36.7-percent stake - would rise to 49 percent. BMO Capital Markets analysts said the transaction was dilutive at the increased exchange ratio, but Suncor could drive value from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Suncor to buy Canadian Oil Sands in sweetened dealmining consortium in northern Alberta in which Canadian Oil Sands has a 36.7-pe
Suncor to buy Canadian Oil Sands in sweetened deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
mining consortium in northern Alberta in which Canadian Oil Sands has a 36.7-percent stake - would rise to 49 percent. BMO Capital Markets analysts said the transaction was dilutive at the increased exchange ratio, but Suncor could drive value from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lassa Fever - FG Contact Tracing 35 Persons Linked to Dead Abuja Patientcommenced contact tracing of 35 persons said to have had contact with the patie
Lassa Fever - FG Contact Tracing 35 Persons Linked to Dead Abuja Patient
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
commenced contact tracing of 35 persons said to have had contact with the patient who died from the disease in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Though the patient's identity was yet to be made public, the health authorities confirmed that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Individuals and Organisations to Watch in MaritimeAgency (NIMASA); and the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) which has i
Individuals and Organisations to Watch in Maritime
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Agency (NIMASA); and the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) which has its corporate headquarters in the Kogi State capital, Lokoja. Others are: the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), as well as the Nigerian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Patients Flee As Doctor of Lassa Fever Victims DiesBy Emeka Anuforo, Azimazi Momoh Jimoh, Wole Oyebode and Ann Godwin Abuja, Lago
Patients Flee As Doctor of Lassa Fever Victims Dies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
By Emeka Anuforo, Azimazi Momoh Jimoh, Wole Oyebode and Ann Godwin Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt — A medical doctor in Rivers State has been confirmed dead after being diagnosed of Lassa fever in the state's apex hospital, the Brewaithe Memorial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workers Shut Down Imo Over Plans to Lay Off, Slash Salaries of Civil ServantsAll commercial and private activities including vehicular movements were brough
Workers Shut Down Imo Over Plans to Lay Off, Slash Salaries of Civil Servants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
All commercial and private activities including vehicular movements were brought to a halt in Owerri, Imo State capital, as a result of mass protests by civil servants in the state. The protest was embarked upon under the auspices of the organised... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Abia Truly NeedsWas it a surprise that rising unemployment and poverty turned the Ukwa/Ngwa are
What Abia Truly Needs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Was it a surprise that rising unemployment and poverty turned the Ukwa/Ngwa area a few years ago into the kidnapping capital of the southeast? If we must be honest, the problem of the state from inception has been that of bad governance. If... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Welcome to Reign of Long Queues, Black Marketare, no doubt, hard times for Nigerians. Hopes were high last week; when the F
Welcome to Reign of Long Queues, Black Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
are, no doubt, hard times for Nigerians. Hopes were high last week; when the Federal Government announced that the Port Harcourt Refinery would commence production of petroleum products, as well as, the selling of PMS at N86.50 per litre.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Army Chief Maintains Boko Haram's Capacity Has Been DegradedBrigade, Brig-Gen. Musa Yusuf, said apart from the brigade's duties of providin
Army Chief Maintains Boko Haram's Capacity Has Been Degraded
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Brigade, Brig-Gen. Musa Yusuf, said apart from the brigade's duties of providing security to the president and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), it is equally known for its high level regimentation. Yusuf said the cultural and traditional... Read more
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The Age
Lisa Marie Presley: A sound to call her own2009; he paired her with a team of co-songwriters, among them Richard Hawley, o
Lisa Marie Presley: A sound to call her own
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
2009; he paired her with a team of co-songwriters, among them Richard Hawley, one-time member of Pulp, singer-songwriter Ed Harcourt and Sacha Skarbek, who has written hits for James Blunt and Adele, among others. The collaboration paid off and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soyinka's Birthday - Wike, PDP Launching Campaign of Calumny Against Amaechi - Groupof Transportation, Mr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. President of RIVELEAF, Chief A
Soyinka's Birthday - Wike, PDP Launching Campaign of Calumny Against Amaechi - Group
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
of Transportation, Mr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi. President of RIVELEAF, Chief Alex Weleh, made the accusation in Port Harcourt yesterday while reacting to an allegation by the state commissioner for Information and Communications, Dr. Austin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
For Love of Countrymenof their salaries on radio and television should cut down the rents they receiv
For Love of Countrymen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
of their salaries on radio and television should cut down the rents they receive in cities like Abuja, Lagos, Kano and Port Harcourt. For my part, the urge to help my tenant came after I had listened to a co-landlord sometime in October. She had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Education in 2016 - Nigerians Want ChangeSoweto, said though it is improper to comment since the budget is incomplete, h
Education in 2016 - Nigerians Want Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Soweto, said though it is improper to comment since the budget is incomplete, he called on government to improve on the capital expenditure to ensure that the budget makes meaningful impact on the sector. Meaningful impact For Dr. Ambrose... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South East Groups Back Buhari's Anti-Corruption Wara proper terminal punishment for terror offenders and their sponsors. Addressi
South East Groups Back Buhari's Anti-Corruption War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
a proper terminal punishment for terror offenders and their sponsors. Addressing newsmen on behalf of the groups in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital yesterday, the coordinator of the National Neighbourhood Watch Project, Mr. Charles... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fear of Fresh Ebola Epidemic As Lassa Fever Death Toll Risesan outbreak of haemorrhagic fever in early 2014 in Edo and some other states he
Fear of Fresh Ebola Epidemic As Lassa Fever Death Toll Rises
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
an outbreak of haemorrhagic fever in early 2014 in Edo and some other states heralded the Ebola outbreak in Lagos and Port Harcourt in the later part of the year. Viral haemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) are a group of illnesses caused by four families of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IMF Boss Lagarde in Nigeria Over Naira Devaluation, Subsidyprice of N87. However, reports from our correspondents in Abeokuta, Kaduna, Yo
IMF Boss Lagarde in Nigeria Over Naira Devaluation, Subsidy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
price of N87. However, reports from our correspondents in Abeokuta, Kaduna, Yola, Oshogbo, Lagos, Ado-Ekiti, Akure, Port Harcourt, Abeokuta, Jos, Minna and Jalingo revealed that while stations belonging to the NNPC and some major marketers, like... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electricity Distribution Companies - the Challenges and Way Forwardstates are listed below. Eko Diso Lagos State (Victoria Island, Lekki, Lagos I
Electricity Distribution Companies - the Challenges and Way Forward
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
states are listed below. Eko Diso Lagos State (Victoria Island, Lekki, Lagos Island, Apapa, Epe, Ikoyi, etc) Port Harcourt Disco Rivers, Bayelsa, Cross Rivers, Akwa Ibom The eleven Discos have been fully privatised and are private sector... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministers Who Will Define Buhari's Presidencyinterim, the federal government has slated, in the 2016 budget, N433.4 billion
Ministers Who Will Define Buhari's Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
interim, the federal government has slated, in the 2016 budget, N433.4 billion to the Works, Power and Housing sectors as capital estimates. Audu Ogbeh (Agriculture & Rural Development) On assumption of office as Minister of Agriculture and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amaechi to Focus On Safety, Security to Boost Air Travel in NigeriaThese plans include the expeditious completion of on going airports remodeling
Amaechi to Focus On Safety, Security to Boost Air Travel in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
These plans include the expeditious completion of on going airports remodeling projects at Lagos, Abuja, Kano and Port Harcourt and the decongestion of airports access roads among several others. The new terminal in Lagos will generate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abia Erupts Over Gov Ikpeazu's Sackgovernment from the Ukwa Ngwa area of the state disrupted movement of vehicles
Abia Erupts Over Gov Ikpeazu's Sack
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
government from the Ukwa Ngwa area of the state disrupted movement of vehicles along the Umuahia-Aba end of the Enugu-Port Harcourt road during the demonstration. Governor Ikpeazu is of Ukwa Ngwa extraction from Obingwa Local Government Area... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cleric Predicts Strong Economy, Naira in 2016of the Abundant Life Evangel Mission, ALEM, Apostle Eugene Ogu who made the pre
Cleric Predicts Strong Economy, Naira in 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
of the Abundant Life Evangel Mission, ALEM, Apostle Eugene Ogu who made the predictions during a crossover night in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital on Friday said the economy of Nigeria would bounce back strong to the surprise of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security Lapses and the Costly Abuja Airport Protestworrisome verdict from the survey conducted by a travel website, "The Guide to
Security Lapses and the Costly Abuja Airport Protest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
worrisome verdict from the survey conducted by a travel website, "The Guide to Sleeping in Airports", stated that the Port Harcourt International Airport, Rivers State; Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja; and the Murtala Muhammed... Read more
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News.com.au
The danger quietly lurking at your beachPicture: Dylan RobinsonSource:News Corp Australia “They go all over the harbou
The danger quietly lurking at your beach
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
Picture: Dylan RobinsonSource:News Corp Australia “They go all over the harbour, literally all over,” marine biologist Rob Harcourt said. “Bull sharks are estuarine animals. They are very tolerant of low salinity and they like the warm. “They... Read more
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