Bad Start, Slow Recovery, Rays of Hope – LCCI Boss, Muda Yusuf

[Vanguard] THE regime came on board with an exceptionally high goodwill and with very high expectations from the citizens. But the regime was up to a slow start, from the perspective of the economy. The key reforms, especially in respect of the petrole…

[Vanguard] THE regime came on board with an exceptionally high goodwill and with very high expectations from the citizens. But the regime was up to a slow start, from the perspective of the economy. The key reforms, especially in respect of the petroleum industry and the infrastructure sectors were also slow in coming. The collapse of oil price and activities of the militants in the Niger Delta regrettably compounded the economic challenges of the country, culminating in a recession. The good news is that the outlook

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Evacuation of Nigerians From Libya Suspended ‘Temporarily’

[Daily Trust] Lagos -At least 1,433 Nigerians who were stranded in Libya have been evacuated between Dec. 15, 2016 and May 25, 2017, figures from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have shown.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -At least 1,433 Nigerians who were stranded in Libya have been evacuated between Dec. 15, 2016 and May 25, 2017, figures from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Bafana Bafana, Cameroon No Threats to Eagles – Nwosu

[Vanguard] Former Nigeria international, Henry Nwosu is confident Nigeria’s flag will flutter high in the skies of Moscow and Yaounde when the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations hold in Russia and Cameroon respectively.

[Vanguard] Former Nigeria international, Henry Nwosu is confident Nigeria's flag will flutter high in the skies of Moscow and Yaounde when the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2019 Africa Cup of Nations hold in Russia and Cameroon respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Youths’ Anger May Consume Us, Obasanjo Warns

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has warned that the country might be consumed by anger of the youth as a result of their neglect, adding that the country will not be transformed if it continued to neglect its youths in t…

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has warned that the country might be consumed by anger of the youth as a result of their neglect, adding that the country will not be transformed if it continued to neglect its youths in the scheme of things.

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Your Change, My Change, Our Change

[Vanguard] Long Suffering! That is what you become after just two years, when you have been made to understand, rightly or wrongly, that you had been dealt a raw deal for over 16 years by another political party. Indeed, that is what appears to be keep…

[Vanguard] Long Suffering! That is what you become after just two years, when you have been made to understand, rightly or wrongly, that you had been dealt a raw deal for over 16 years by another political party. Indeed, that is what appears to be keeping the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the good books of many a Nigerian.

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NLC Urges FG to Announce Composition of Minimum Wage Committee

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has urged the Federal Government to use the occasion of the Democracy Day celebration to announce the composition of a tripartite negotiation committee on the National Minimum Wage.

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has urged the Federal Government to use the occasion of the Democracy Day celebration to announce the composition of a tripartite negotiation committee on the National Minimum Wage.

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Mercy Aigbe – Lagos Writes Police, Demands Transfer of Case Files

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Government has written to Nigerian Police, demanding that it forward the duplicate of the case file on alleged assault on the Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe by her husband, Lanre Gentry.

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Government has written to Nigerian Police, demanding that it forward the duplicate of the case file on alleged assault on the Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe by her husband, Lanre Gentry.

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2019 – a Replay of the War Between “David and Goliath”

[Vanguard] 1Sam. 17:8-10, 11, 26, 37, 45-47. “Goliath stood and shouted at the Israeli Army ‘What are you doing there, lined up for battle? I am a Philistine, choose one of your men to fight me’

[Vanguard] 1Sam. 17:8-10, 11, 26, 37, 45-47. "Goliath stood and shouted at the Israeli Army 'What are you doing there, lined up for battle? I am a Philistine, choose one of your men to fight me'

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Manchester Bombing, Massacre in Egypt Trigger Intense Fighting in Libya

[VOA] When suicide bomber Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old British-Libyan, triggered his bomb packed with nuts and bolts Monday in Manchester, he not only brought Libya’s civil war to the streets of Britain, he may well have wrecked the chances of a peace d…

[VOA] When suicide bomber Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old British-Libyan, triggered his bomb packed with nuts and bolts Monday in Manchester, he not only brought Libya's civil war to the streets of Britain, he may well have wrecked the chances of a peace deal being struck between rival governments and their militia backers in the strife-torn North African state.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya