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China Development Bank, UBA Sign Letter of Intent for A $100 million Loan Deal To Support SMEs in Africa

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, a pan-African banking group and China Development Bank (CDB), the world’s largest development finance institution, on February 27, 2018 announced the signing of a letter of intent for  $100 million seven-year to finance the development of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Africa.  The $100 million loan will enhance […]

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These men were friends for 60 years before discovering they’re also biological brothers

Seventy-four-year-old Walter Macfarlane and 72-year-old Alan Robinson have been friends for more than 60 years. Born in Honolulu, they first met in elementary school, played high school football together and joke they could have married the same girl. They sent their children to the same schools they attended and vacationed together as families. But it […]

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World Teachers Day: Nigerian Teachers Should Be Paid Before Lawmakers – Senator Utazi

As teachers are being celebrated globally today, Senator representing Enugu North Senatorial district, Chukwuka Utazi,, has maintained that teachers in Nigeria should be paid before lawmakers and other public servants. Speaking through order 43 of Senate rules, the lawmaker decried the pathetic condition of Nigerian teachers, saying that nobody wants to take to teaching profession […]

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Nigeria@57: IGP Orders police To Ensure Peaceful Celebration

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered a massive deployment of Police personnel across Nigeria to ensure a hitch-free and peaceful celebration of Nigeria’s 57th independence celebration. The police boss in a statement of Saturday directs all Commissioners of Police in all states of the Federation and their supervising assistant Inspectors General of […]

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Police Suspends Anti-kidnapping Commander In Lagos

The new Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered the immediate removal of police anti-kidnapping commander over alleged abuse of office. The spokesman for the command, Olarinde Famous-Cole, confirmed the removal to journalists on Monday. According to Mr. Famous-Cole, the removal would ensure an impartial investigation into alleged bribery, sexual molestation and detention […]