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Suspected Monkey Pox Cases in Nigeria Hits a Total of 33, Minister of Health Confirms

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has confirmed that 33 suspected cases of Monkey pox had so far been recorded in seven states of the federation. Adewole made this known to State House correspondents after the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, in the Presidential Villa, Abuja,…

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Recovered Looted Funds Being Used To Finance 2017 Budget – FG

The Federal Government has revealed that it is using part of the stolen funds recovered from those that looted the economy to finance the 2017 budget. This was disclosed in Abuja, on Tuesday, by President Muhammadu Buhari at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN). Represented by the Accountant…

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Harvey Weinstein’s Wife Georgina Chapman Has Made Her Decision To Leave Him

  Georgina Chapman, designer at Marchesa and wife of embattled Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, has said she’s leaving him. Speaking to People Magazine, Chapman, 41, who married Weinstein in 2007 and has 2 children with him, said: My heart breaks for all the women who have suffered tremendous pain because of these unforgivable actions. I have chosen to leave…

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Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs To Receive Tech Support From Microsoft

Philanthropy & CSR Lead MSFT Nigeria, Sola Amusan; Director, Group Marketing and Corporate Communications, Heirs Holdings, Pelumi Fadairo ; GM Microsoft Nigeria, Akin Banuso; CEO Tony Elumelu Foundation, Parminder Vir; Marketing and Operations Director Microsoft Nigeria, Ade Ajayi, during an MOU signing between the Tony Elumelu Foundation and Microsoft to provide complimentary access to Microsoft’s business development software,…

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Tony Elumelu Foundation To Host Largest Gathering Of African Entrepreneurs In The World

l-r: Chief Operating Officer, The Tony Elumelu Foundation(TEF), Mrs Owen Omogiafo; Chief Executive Officer, TEF, Mrs Parminder Vir; and Company Secretary, TEF, Mr. Obong Idiong,  at the Press Conference announcing the forthcoming 3rd Annual TEF Entrepreneurship Forum, the largest gathering of African Entrepreneurs, to be hosted by the Foundation on October 13-14 in Lagos  …

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Nigeria’s Economy To Overtake South Africa In 2017 – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that Nigeria’s economy will grow faster than South Africa’s in 2017. This is a reverse from the fund’s earlier projection in July that South Africa’s economy will grow by 1% in 2017 while Nigeria will experience a 0.8% economic expansion. This was revealed by Maurice Obstfeld, IMF’s chief economist, on…

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