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Petrol Subsidy: Tackling A Historical Problem By Adewale Roberts, Ph.D

Making effective use of his experience as a former member of the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative and as former President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s Communication Adviser, Olusegun Adeniyi, chairman of Thisday editorial board, wrote a memorable column on the debate on the removal of petrol subsidy in Nigeria which was published on February 2, 2012.…

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Olisa Agbakoba, Ify Akerele, Lola Maja- Okojevoh & More To Mentor @ The Creative Business Expo 2012

The Creative Business Expo is brought to you in association with Do Something Positive for Africa, Beverly & Sam Properties and Olisa Agbakoba & Associates.        The event which is due to be held at A white Space on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th of April 2011 presenting an exciting opportunity for the…

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Air Nigeria Commences Daily Flight Operations From Lagos To London Today

Air Nigeria Development Company Limited has concluded its two-year turnaround programme, based mainly on financial engineering.     It now plans to consolidate on flights to its regional routes commencing with the London route today Monday May 16 and the Johannesburg route tomorrow Tuesday May 17. The Paris route is to follow in June.The chairman…

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Okonjo-Iweala’s Fate To Be Decided Today As World Bank Board Votes New President

The World Bank’s 25 member executive board will today vote on who replaces outgoing president Robert Zoellick, whose term expires in June. The prognosis of the chances of the two remaining candidates  (Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and the American Jim Yong Kim) shows that the American candidate remains odds on favourite to clinch the job.  …

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