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LDCs And The Burden Of Illicit Financial Flows – Report By Expert Financial Analyst Enoch Eromosele

 Enoch Eromosele writes that the loss of a total of $6.5 trillion (N994.5 trillion) in Nine Years to illicit financial flows from the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), means that Nigerians and the rest of Africa will continue to dwell in poverty.   Corruption often involves government officials ignoring their responsibilities or acting in violation of…

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Arise Presents It’s 5th Collective Show At New York Fashion Week, ‘Africa Icons’ With Ozwald Boateng, Tiffany Amber, Tsemaye Binite, Maki Oh & Gavin Rajah

Come September 6th, 2012, Ozwald Boateng, Tiffany Amber, Tsemaye Binite, Maki Oh and Gavin Rajah will be on everyone&#39s lips, as they will be showing at the fifth Arise magazine collective at the Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week (NYFW) entitled ‘African Icons’. The show will take place at 3pm on September 6, 2012, at…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

This is the segment where we deliver the latest breaking news and information on the latest top stories, business, politics, and more. Here are today’s headlines and news stories from Nigeria and beyond.   Today’s news…   LUTH’s AIDS Prevention Initiative Research Laboratory Razed By Fire The AIDS Prevention Initiative (APIN) research laboratory located inside…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

The hottest topic on everyone’s lips in Nigeria today is the resignation of Power Minister, Barth Nnaji, who following revelations that he pushed for a company he maintained vested interest in to acquire the Afam power station in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.   Also in today’s hot topics is fury of hurricane Isaac in Southeast…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

This is the segment where we deliver the latest breaking news and information on the latest top stories, business, politics, and more. Here are today’s headlines and news stories from Nigeria and beyond.   N5, 000 Note, A Step In The Wrong Direction? Nigerians have opposed the proposed introduction of N5, 000 note in the…

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The Future Awards 2012 Rocked Port Harcourt In Style! Wizkid, Toolz, Tonto Dikeh & Toju Foyeh All Winners- See Full List

The Central Working Committee (CWC) of The Future Awards 2012 has announced the winners of this year’s awards in an elaborate event that held in the Garden City of Port Harcourt on August 26, 2012.   The event held after a Saturday Governor&#39s reception in the state, and a Sunday extensive tour of paths of…

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MBFW Spring 2013 Schedule – “Arise Magazine Presents: Fashion Icons At Theatre” Showcasing Ozwald Boateng, Gavin Rajah, Tiffany Amber, Tsemaye Binitie & Maki-Oh

Arise, a global style and culture magazine celebrates African achievement in the realms of fashion, music, business and politics is scheduled to hold its annual collective show at the Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week, Spring 2013 collections holding between September 6-13, 2012 at the Lincoln Centre in New York.   Arise magazine latest issue…

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Cashless Economy: A Burden or Relief?

Enoch Eromosele writes that the cashless economy policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), which among other objectives aimed to provide mobile payment services, break down the traditional barriers hindering financial inclusion of millions of Nigerians and bring low cost, secure and convenient financial services to urban, semi-urban and rural areas across the country,…

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