Today’s Leadership Newspaper Headlines Thursday 7th March 2019

Today’s Leadership Newspaper Headlines

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The February 23, 2019 Election Verdict
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
For some weeks this column has been absent except for once three weeks ago. It was a deliberate sabbatical. In any case, the opinion of this column on the two main presidential contenders is well known. President Buhari has disappointed many but for the majority Atiku is not an option or alternative so it is []The post The February 23, 2019 Election Verdict appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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UK Calls For Credible Gov’ship, Assembly Polls
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Britain has called on Nigerian electorate to come out en masse and cast their votes in peaceful and credible Governorship and State House of Assembly elections slated for Saturday 9 March, 2019. United Kingdom made the call in press statement signed and made available yesterday by the Senior Communications Officer, Press and Public Affairs of []The post UK Calls For Credible Gov’ship, Assembly Polls appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Gombe SDP EndorseS APC Governorship Candidate
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The gubernatorial candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Gombe State, Prof Rufai Ahmed Alkali and his running mate, Naomi Maiguwa have endorsed the All Progressives Congress (APC) party’s candidate, Alhaji Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya for the forthcoming governorship election in the state. LEADERSHIP recalled that SDP due to a series of unresolved cases between major []The post Gombe SDP EndorseS APC Governorship Candidate appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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ITF Equips 700 Youths With ICT Skills
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
As part of its continued efforts to equip Nigerians with diverse skills for employability and entrepreneurship, the ITF has commenced the empowerment of 700 Nigerians with information and technology skills under its Infotech Skills Empowerment Programme (ISEP). A statement by the head of Public Affairs, Suleyol Fred- Chagu, noted that the programme, which is in []The post ITF Equips 700 Youths With ICT Skills appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Iyaloja Mobilises Market Women For Sanwo-Olu’s Victory
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Iyaloja General of Lagos, Mrs. Folashade Tinubu-Ojo, yesterday vowed to mobilize market women in the state to vote candidates of the All Progressives Congress in the March 9 elections. Folashade stated this when she received, members of the presidential Support Group, National Delegates organised by Seyi Bamigbade Coordinator of Lagos Progressive Vanguard , Mr. []The post Iyaloja Mobilises Market Women For Sanwo-Olus Victory appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Polls: Lagos Assures Voters Of Safety
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Against the backdrop of violence that characterised the Presidential and National Assembly polls in the state, Lagos State Government yesterday urged eligible voters in the state to come out en-masse on Saturday to vote in the governorship and House of Assembly elections. Addressing journalists after a Special State Executive Council Meeting at the Lagos House []The post Polls: Lagos Assures Voters Of Safety appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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INEC Holds Supplementary Elections In 6 Federal Constituencies
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Lagos State said supplementary elections will hold in six federal constituencies of the state on Saturday, alongside the governorship and state house of assembly elections. Mr Sam Olumekun, the state Resident Electoral Commissioner of INEC disclosed this at a news conference on the Gubernatorial, State House of Assembly and []The post INEC Holds Supplementary Elections In 6 Federal Constituencies appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nig
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Prelate Mbang Warns Akpabio Against Setting A/Ibom Ablaze
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Worried by the current political battle between the two major political parties in Akwa Ibom State ahead of Saturday’s gubernatorial and House of Assembly elections, His Eminence, Prelate Sunday Mbang of the Methodist Church has warned Senator Godswill Akpabio against setting the state he once ruled for eight years on fire. Addressing reporters yesterday in []The post Prelate Mbang Warns Akpabio Against Setting A/Ibom Ablaze appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Court Admits Ex-Skye Bank Chair, MD To N500m Bail
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Justice Valentine Ashi of a high court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting in Apo, has admitted the chairman Board of Directors and managing director of the defunct Skye Bank Plc.Tunde Ayeni and Timothy Oguntayo respectively charged with four count charge of money laundering, to bail in the sum of N500 million each. The anti-graft []The post Court Admits Ex-Skye Bank Chair, MD To N500m Bail appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Why Presidential Election Petitions Fail (1)
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
1952, 1954 & 1964 ELECTIONS After a brief spell as school teacher, stenographer, and Daily Times reporter-in training, Obafemi Awolowo set himself up in Ibadan as a produce buyer and a transporter. It was in Ibadan that his political life began to unfold: he served there as secretary of the Nigerian Youth Movement before he []The post Why Presidential Election Petitions Fail (1) appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Supreme Court Won’t Endorse Anyone Flouting Order Of Court Below
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
In The Supreme Court of Nigeria Holden at Abuja on Monday, The 22nd Day of October, 2018 Before Their Lordships Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen Musa Dattijo Muhammad []The post ‘Supreme Court Won’t Endorse Anyone Flouting Order Of Court Below” appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Polls: Nigerians Can No Longer Be Taken For A Ride ‘ Umohinyang
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Emmanuel Umohinyang, Convener, Re-elect Buhari Movement (RBM) led one of the most robust campaigns for President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election. He speaks on a variety of issues regarding the Presidential election What are your thoughts on the outcome of the presidential election’ There is nothing wrong if people look at the outcome from different perspectives. What []The post Polls: Nigerians Can No Longer Be Taken For A Ride ‘ Umohinyang appeared first on Leadership Newspaper an
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Taraba: Ishaku’s Achievements ‘ll Earn Him Convincing Victory
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Permanent Secretary, Bureau For Local Government And Chieftaincy Affairs, Bello Yero has expressed optimism that Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state would win re-election because of his outstanding performance. Yero said Ishakus performances in the last four years which are visible for all to see, would give him a convincing victory over his opponents. The []The post Taraba: Ishakus Achievements ll Earn Him Convincing Victory appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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In Borno, Gov’ship Is APC Vs PDP
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The battle for the gubernatorial election in Borno state is no doubt a fight between the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the major opposition peoples Democratic Party (PDP). While the APC fielded Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, a professor of Irrigation Engeneering for the 2019 governorship election in the state, the PDP on its side []The post In Borno, Gov’ship Is APC Vs PDP appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Gov’ship Election: Can el-Rufai Stage A Return In Kaduna
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Political strategists have concluded that, going by the victory of All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari in Kaduna state and recent exodus of chieftains of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state to APC, the stage is now set for the re-election of Governor Nasir el-Rufai. AZA MSUE, examines the []The post Gov’ship Election: Can el-Rufai Stage A Return In Kaduna’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Netw
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Sokoto PDP Accuses FG Of Plot To Rig Gov’ship, Assembly Polls
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Ahead of the Saturday, March 9, 2019 governorship and state assemblies’ elections, plans are alleged to have been perfected by the federal government to unleash special security forces on Sokoto State with a view to aiding the All Progressives Congress (APC) to massively rig the elections and undermine the will of the people. This allegation []The post Sokoto PDP Accuses FG Of Plot To Rig Gov’ship, Assembly Polls appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Occupy Nigeria Suspends Protests
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The occupy Nigeria Group has officially suspended its sit-in protests until further notice. The group in a statement made available to LEADERSHIP yesterday signed by its spokesman, Mohammed Basah said the decision to suspend the protest was borne out of the need to avoid the issues being hijacked by political interests as it had been []The post Occupy Nigeria Suspends Protests appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Sokefun Emerges NOUN DVC
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Senate of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), has elected Professor Justus Adedeji Sokefun as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration). Until his election as DVC, Sokefun was the Director, Lagos Study Centre of the university. A statement by the institution’s Director, Media and Publicity, Malam Ibrahim Sheme, yesterday revealed that Sokefun polled 48 []The post Sokefun Emerges NOUN DVC appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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No Plan To Abduct Rivers REC ‘ Police
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Rivers State Police Command has faulted claims by Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike that security agencies and the All Progressives Congress (APC) were planning to kidnap the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state, Obo Effanga, ahead of the Gubernatorial and State Assembly elections. Wike had while speaking []The post No Plan To Abduct Rivers REC ‘ Police appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Obong Of Calabar Directs Efiks To Vote Gov Ayade
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Three days to the March 9 governorship election in Cross River State, the Obong of Calabar, Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi Otu V, yesterday directed every son and daughter of the Efik Kingdom to vote massively for incumbent Governor, Ben Ayade. The first class monarch said nobody or force can stop the re-election of the governor. []The post Obong Of Calabar Directs Efiks To Vote Gov Ayade appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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CAS Directs Field Commanders To Ensure Peaceful Conduct Of Gov’ship, Assembly Polls
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
In line with the directives of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Abayomi Olonisakin, to all Services on the need to ensure peaceful conduct of the forthcoming Gubernatorial and States’ House of Assembly elections, the Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has directed Air Officers Commanding (AOCs) and field commanders []The post CAS Directs Field Commanders To Ensure Peaceful Conduct Of Gov’ship, Assembly Polls appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and N
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Kannywood Actress Hadiza Gabon Donate N500,000 To Ailing Colleague
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Famous Kannywood actress Hadiza Gabon, has donated N500,000 to an ailing film producer Rabiu Arrahus who was due to undergo surgery following a car accident. The actress whose colleagues cheered her on social media for the support, has been engaged in various philanthropic activities in Kano and other Northern States. Tamam Sha’aban, a famous actor []The post Kannywood Actress Hadiza Gabon Donate N500,000 To Ailing Colleague appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Chevron’s Annual Capex Spend To Hit $22bn In 4yrs
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Chevron has announced that its annual capital expenditure is expected to be in the range of $19 billion to $22 billion between 2021 and 2023. This is coming as the company said it expects its annual production to grow in the range of three per cent to four per cent through 2023, boosted by strong []The post Chevron’s Annual Capex Spend To Hit $22bn In 4yrs appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Stanbic IBTC Offers Higher Returns To Drive Savings
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Stanbic IBTC bank has said it would be giving higher returns to customers who bank with it using the Max Yield Savings Account (MYSA). The MYSA is a high interest paying account that pays interest at fixed deposit rate, currently up to 6.2 per cent per annum on savings balances of N100,000 and above. []The post Stanbic IBTC Offers Higher Returns To Drive Savings appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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GTBank Records N215bn Pre-Tax Profit In 2018
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) Plc recorded modest growths in key performance indicators for the full year 2018 with pre-tax profit for the 12-month period rising to N215.59 billion. Key extracts of the audited report and accounts of GTB for the year ended December 31, 2018, released yesterday at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) showed []The post GTBank Records N215bn Pre-Tax Profit In 2018 appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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CBN Releases Guidelines On Risk Assessment For OFIs
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in a bid to monitor and enhance credit risk assessments of Other Financial institution (OFIs) has released Nigeria’s Initial Guidance Notes on the implementation of IFRS 9 (Financial Instruments) in the OFIs sector. The guideline which was signed by the director of OFIs supervision, Mrs. Tokunbo Martins, and posted []The post CBN Releases Guidelines On Risk Assessment For OFIs appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Mitigating Illicit Financial Flows In Nigeria’s Extractive Industry
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Within the last seven days, Nigerians have been inundated with reports of how the nation’s extractive industry has been raped through illegal diversion of funds. FESTUS OKOROMADU writes on how to avert the continued manipulation of the system as suggested by the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI). The extractive industry in Nigeria which consists []The post Mitigating Illicit Financial Flows In Nigeria’s Extractive Industry appeared first on Leadership Newspa
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Interswitch Set To Reward Excellence
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Nigerian Pan-African digital payment and commerce solutions company, Interswitch Group is once again set to reward excellence in STEM subjects among secondary school students in the second edition of the InterswitchSPAK National Science competition. The competition, which is targeted at SS 2 students aged between 14 and 17 years, is a CSR initiative of the []The post Interswitch Set To Reward Excellence appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Shell Doles Out N48m To 120 Entrepreneurs
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has released N48 million to support another 120 youth entrepreneurs from seven states of the Niger Delta under its LiveWIRE business training programme. The money is to help them begin small-scale businesses in their respective states in the expectation that they will become models for alternative livelihoods as part of []The post Shell Doles Out N48m To 120 Entrepreneurs appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Diamond Bank Introduces PayDay Loan Scheme
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Diamond Bank has introduced PayDay Loan to ease the financial burden of customers. PayDay Loan is an instant salary advance service available to all customers who have their salary accounts in Diamond Bank. This is service quick, convenient and does not require any paperwork, collateral or guarantor. PayDay Loan was originally an Access Bank []The post Diamond Bank Introduces PayDay Loan Scheme appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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NPA Seeks 30% Charges Reduction At Eastern Ports
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has canvassed a downward review of government agencies’ charges by 30 per cent to improve traffic to the eastern ports. This plea was made by the managing director of the Authority, Hadiza Bala-Usman, at a one- day strategy group meeting organised by Nigerian Chamber of Shipping (NCS) on how to []The post NPA Seeks 30% Charges Reduction At Eastern Ports appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Nigeria, A Model For EITI Standards Implementation
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Nigeria’s implementation of the standards of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) has being described as a global landmark for member countries to emulate. This follows the consideration of the country’s validation conducted by EITI international secretariat in July 2018, which led to Nigeria been adjudged to have attained satisfactory progress in the implementation of []The post ‘Nigeria, A Model For EITI Standards Implementation’ appeared first on Leader
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Seplat Declares $0.05 Per Share Dividend As PAT Down By 45%
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc (Seplat), has reported a decline of 44.68 per cent in its profit after tax in its full year 2018 financial results. The company’s results released yesterday on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) showed that the net profit for the year ended December 31, 2018 stood at N44.867 billion lower than []The post Seplat Declares $0.05 Per Share Dividend As PAT Down By 45% appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Nestle Nigeria Net Profit Hits N43bn, Proposes Final Dividend Of N30.5bn
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Nestle Nigeria Plc has declared a net profit of N43.008 billion for the year ended December 31, 2018. The company’s results released on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), yesterday showed that profit after tax grew by 27.53 per cent from N33.72 billion in the year 2017, to N43.008 billion in 2018, while earnings per share []The post Nestle Nigeria Net Profit Hits N43bn, Proposes Final Dividend Of N30.5bn appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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CBN Poised To End Prohibitive Interest Rate ‘ Emefiele
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The need to increase access to credit for the unbanked people of Nigeria was reiterated yesterday when Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele stated that the central bank is determined not just to aid access to credit for MSMEs but, put an end to the prohibitive interest rate charges by the []The post CBN Poised To End Prohibitive Interest Rate ‘ Emefiele appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Dutch Prosecutors Notify Shell On Nigeria Oil Deal Investigation
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Shell has confirmed receiving information by Dutch Public Prosecutors office to launch prosecution over its involvement in alleged criminal oil field procurement deal in Nigeria. Shell is facing prosecution in the Netherlands over a licence in Nigeria, intensifying its legal troubles from a transaction that has dogged the oil and gas giant for years. ‘We []The post Dutch Prosecutors Notify Shell On Nigeria Oil Deal Investigation appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Netwo
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N503bn Maturing TBills To Be Reissued In Q2
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
A total of N503.16 billion worth of Treasury Bills (TBs) that will be maturing in the second quarter of the year is expected to be rolled over as the value of the naira remained unmoved by slowing business activities in the county. The Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and []The post N503bn Maturing TBills To Be Reissued In Q2 appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Oil Prices Down On Output Forecast In US
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Oil prices fell more than 0.5 per cent yesterday as bullish output forecasts by two big US producers outweighed recent OPEC-led efforts to rein in crude production. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $56.15 per barrel, down 41 cents, or 0.7 per cent. WTI futures closed little changed. International Brent futures had []The post Oil Prices Down On Output Forecast In US appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Insurance Brokers To Review Rules, Ethics
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Insurance brokers, under the auspices of the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB), is set to review its Rules and Ethics to enhance professionalism in the broking fraternity in the country. President, NCRIB, Mr. Shola Tinubu, while speaking at the February edition of the NCRIB Members’ Evening, hosted by Linkage Assurance PLC, in Yaba, []The post Insurance Brokers To Review Rules, Ethics appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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CBN To Issue Loans At 5% To SMEs Through NIRSAL MFB
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says it will issue loans at five per cent and with no collateral to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through the NIRSAL Micro Finance Bank (MFB). The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, said this at the tour of the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) MFB []The post CBN To Issue Loans At 5% To SMEs Through NIRSAL MFB appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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EITI Rates Nigeria’s Oil, Gas, Extractive Sector High
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The International Board of Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) says Nigeria has attained the highest rating in implementation of its standards by member countries. Mr Waziri Adio, the Executive Secretary Nigeria Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (NEITI) disclosed this on Wednesday in Abuja. He said that Nigeria was among the countries that attained ‘Satisfactory Progress’, the []The post EITI Rates Nigeria’s Oil, Gas, Extractive Sector High appeared first
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Wilder Leaves Door Open For Joshua’s Fight
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Deontay Wilder would welcome an undisputed title fight with Anthony Joshua, if terms are acceptable, says the WBC champion’s co-manager Shelly Finkel. The American heavyweight is expected to confirm his next WBC title fight in the next few weeks after Tyson Fury decided not to take an immediate rematch following their draw in December. Wilder []The post Wilder Leaves Door Open For Joshua’s Fight appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Pain Free’ Murray Confirms Intention To Return To Tennis
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Andy Murray said he hopes to return to the tennis Tour, but still does not know if it will possible. The Scot, who had his right hip resurfaced in an operation on Jan. 28, said he is pain-free and that his rehabilitation is going well but that it was too soon to know if and []The post ‘Pain Free’ Murray Confirms Intention To Return To Tennis appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Brexit Fears May Force Liverpool Into Selling Awoniyi To Schalke O4
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Schalke are reportedly hoping to talk Liverpool into the sale of Nigerian youngster, Taiwo Awoniyi with the striker Anfield’s future seemingly hanging in the balance. The 21-year-old has been in impressive form for loan club Mouscron whom he rejoined in January, leading to interest in his permanent signature from the Belgian side. But his progress []The post Brexit Fears May Force Liverpool Into Selling Awoniyi To Schalke O4 appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Young Nigerian Goalkeeper, Okonkwo Make Arsenal’s First Team Training
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Nigeria-eligible goalkeeper, Arthur Okonkwo has been drafted into Arsenal first-teamers ahead of their forthcoming Europa League clash with Rennes. Arsenal youth-team expert, Jeorge Bird has informed that the 17-year-old worked out with the Arsenal stars before their trip to France, yesterday. Okonkwo was an unused substitute as the Gunners came from two goals down to []The post Young Nigerian Goalkeeper, Okonkwo Make Arsenal’s First Team Training appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and
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Cyprus Cup: Super Falcons Round off With Victory
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The Super Falcons have ended their participation in the Cyprus Women’s Cup with a commanding 3-0 win over Thailand ‘ one of the 24 countries that will take part in this summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup finals. Forward Asisat Oshoala scored her second goal of the tournament in the 23rd minute to open the floodgate, []The post Cyprus Cup: Super Falcons Round off With Victory appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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IWD: FAME Foundation Holds Women Football Tourney
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
The FAME Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) in conjunction with Bell’s Echo Initiative will hold a Women’s Football Tournament today to mark this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD). The match which will hold at the FIFA Goal Project, Package B of the Abuja National Stadium, is aimed at promoting gender parity, highlighting important roles women []The post IWD: FAME Foundation Holds Women Football Tourney appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian N
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Nigeria To Host 2019 Rugby Africa Silver Cup
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Rugby Africa has confirmed that Nigeria will host the 2019 Africa Silver Cup Pool A tournament in Lagos. A statement made available by Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) said that Nigeria will play host to Madagascar, Botswana and Ghana from June 6 to June 17. It said that the tournament would serve as a huge []The post Nigeria To Host 2019 Rugby Africa Silver Cup appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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Bauchi Governorship Poll: Options Before The People
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
On Saturday, barely 48 hours from now, the people of Bauchi State will file out to vote between Governor Mohammed Abubakar of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and candidates of other parties for the governorship election holding in the state and other states in the country. The die is cast; the election is here. The []The post Bauchi Governorship Poll: Options Before The People appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigerian News Network.
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