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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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Commencement Of ‘Cashless Lagos’ – Is This A Wise Policy Or Not!

Disappointment and confusion yesterday greeted the commencement of the ‘Cashless Lagos Policy’ as it was heralded by the return of cheques which the banks regarded as ‘exceeding the limit’ for third parties.   The banks were however cautious, so as not to offend their customers, as some of the said customers who issued third partycheques…

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First Lady Michelle Obama, Model Naomi Campbell & More… Make TIME Magazine’s 100 Fashion Icons

“From models and muses to designer and photographers, the world of style has no shortage of superstar. We picked the best and most influential fashion icons since 1923, the beginning of TIME…Magazine”.       See Full Categories & List DESIGNERS & BRANDS   Azzedine Alaïa Giorgio Armani Cristobal Balenciaga ManoloBlahnik Sara Blakely Pierre Cardin…

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