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Shakespeare Quits Leicester

Shakespeare Quits Leicester

With just eight matches played in the premier league, Leicester City, 2015 champions, have, for the second time in the last eight months, sacked its manager. Craig Shakespeare, who succeeded Claudio Ranieri after he was relieved of his duties in February for poor performance, has become the latest managerial  victim in the competitive  English league

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Nigeria, Japan In Crucial Talk On Power, Infrastructure Projects

The federal government of Nigeria has opened bilateral discussions with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for power and infrastructure development as well as some pipeline projects. Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun led the Nigerian delegation to the talks while the Senior Vice President of JICA, Hiroshi Kato, led the JICA delegation. A statement issued by the

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Renewable Energy: World Bank, IMF To Rescue Nigeria

Nigeria’s finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, has called on the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to scale up the provision of and access to renewable energy in order to deliver infrastructure development and meet global climate goals. Adeosun presented the country’s position on renewable energy and regional integration at the G24 Finance

Nigerian Breweries Rewards Journalists

It was a night of reward for Nigerian journalists who have distinguished themselves especially in  agriculture reporting, at the 9th edition of the Nigerian Breweries Golden Pen Award, an annual event organized by Nigerian Breweries Plc, NB Plc. The 2017 edition was held on Friday night at the Eko Hotel Lagos, and it was entitled:”Agriculture, Local Sourcing and Industrial Development”. In his

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World Bank Meeting: Nigeria Wins Youth Development Initiative

    Nigeria has for the second successive year, been declared winner of the Ideas for Action initiative, a youth competition on financing for development, which is yearly organised by the World Bank Group in collaboration with the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research. Reports from Washington, venue of the annual meetings of World Bank

Call For Application: 2017 Wole Soyinka Award For Investigative Journalism

    The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism is calling for applications for the 12th edition of Wole Soyinka Award for Investigative Reporting. Nigerian journalists or team of journalists, full or part-time, with stories published between 4th October 2016 and 3rd October 2017, can apply for opportunity.   This award seeks to honour journalism

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FG To Spend N100bn Sukuk Bond Proceeds On 25 Road Projects

The Federal Government has released the proceeds of the N100 billion Sukuk bond to 25 key economic road projects of the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing across the country. Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, on Thursday, handed over the N100 billion proceeds cheque to the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola at

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