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Chris Ngige Tells Unemployed Youths Not To ‘Rely On Federal Government For Jobs’

The Minister Of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has made known to Nigerian graduates that the government cannot provide jobs for everyone. He made this statement through the Deputy Director/Head of Press of the ministry, Charles Akpan, said the minister stated this during a Townhall Meeting on popularisation of blue/green collar jobs among graduates of tertiary institutions…

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Lai Mohamed Says $500m Loan Approval Will Reorganize NTA To Compete With CNN

According to reports from The Guardian, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has revealed plans to refit the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) thereby enabling it compete with the likes of Cable News Network (CNN) if the $500m loan the ministry requested is approved. He stated this when he appeared before Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Loans to…

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US-Based Nigerian Pastor Disgraced By Nigerian Dad Over Alleged Attempt To Sleep With Daughter

According to several reports, there was a mild drama that recently played out in a US-based CAC church after an aggrieved Nigerian father stormed into the church’s premises to accuse the Pastor of adultery and trying to sleep with his daughter. In the video above, the distraught father can be heard saying “You fu*ked my…

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OB Cuisine: Recipe Of The Day — Dine With Imma’s Skillet Potatoes

Today’s cuisine features food blogger, Dine with Imma as she shares her recipe for an easy Skillet Potato dish. She says: This is a very quick and easy meal. The ingredients I used; All finely chopped. Vegetable oil Irish potatoes Chicken ham Green bell pepper Fresh tomatoes Onion See the method of prepartion on her Instagram here. For more on Cuisine,…

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Apple Reportedly Fined For Slowing Down Old iPhones

According to BBC, Apple has been fined 25 million euros (£21m, $27m) for deliberately slowing down older iPhone models without making it clear to consumers. The fine was reportedly imposed by France’s competition and fraud watchdog DGCCRF, which said consumers were not warned. In 2017, Apple confirmed that it did slow down some iPhones, but…

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FG Announces That The Killer Mysterious Disease In Benue Is Not Ebola, Lassa Fever Or Coronavirus

On Friday February 7 2020, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire stated at a ministerial briefing in Abuja that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is working hard to unravel the mysterious disease that has left many people dead in Benue State. Ehanire who disclosed that the NCDC has activated an Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) to coordinate response activities in…

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Supreme Court Declines Abacha’s Family Bid To Access Bank Accounts In Switzerland, UK And Others

On Friday February 7 2020, the apex Nigerian court also known as Supreme Court declined a lawsuit filed by the family of late former Head of State, Sani Abacha to access some bank accounts in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Jersey, Liechenstein and Luxembourg. The family’s access to the bank accounts was blocked by the Nigerian government in…

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Kenya’s David Barmasai Tumo Wins The 2020 Lagos City Marathon, Bags $70, 000

David Barmasai Tumo has emerged the winner of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. According to Punch, the 31-year old professional runner has been awarded a star of prize of $50, 000 with an additional $20, 000 for breaking the record set by the previous winner. The race, which is championed by Access Bank, started in…

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