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The National President and Chairman of the Council for the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Alhaji Shehu Ladan, has charged the newly inducted members of the association to engage in constant learning of the Accounting profession to update their knowledge and become conversant with recent development at both national and international scenes.

ANAN inducts 1,234 new members

The National President and Chairman of the Council for the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Alhaji Shehu Ladan, has charged the newly inducted members of the association to engage in constant learning of the Accounting profession to update their knowledge and become conversant with recent development at both national and international scenes.
Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman [Mario Anzuoni-Reuters]

Natalie Portman slams Israel’s ‘racist’ nation-state law

Actress Natalie Portman has labelled Israel's Nation-state law as "racist" in an interview she gave to Arabic newspaper Al Quds Al-Arabi.
Sung Kim

US returns Church bells taken from Philippines 117 years ago

After 117 years, the U.S. returned the three original church bells taken by American soldiers as war booty during the Philippine-American war in 1901.
Jimoh Moshood

16 Policemen killed, 20 rescued from bandits in Zamfara

The Nigeria Police Force has disclosed that 20 of its personnel that were captured during an attack in Mahanga forest in Birnin Mogaji in local government area of Zamfara State have been rescued.
A train launched to operate on the SGR line constructed by the China Road and Bridge Corporation and financed by Chinese government arrives at the Nairobi Terminus on the outskirts of Kenya's capital Nairobi, May 31, 2017. Reuters

Chinese officials arrested for bribery amid Kenya’s SGR corruption inquiry

Kenyan authorities have arrested seven officials with the China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC) for bribing investigators looking into corruption tied to the Standard Gauge Railway, the Daily Nation, one of Kenya’s largest newspapers, reported Sunday.

The wrong way to defend the naira

The Central Bank of Nigeria has injected over $10.97bn, into the Forex Market between January and October this year, to defend the Nation’s currency, the Naira, against other major currencies, including the dollar.” (See Punch Newspaper report of November 18th 2018 titled “CBN Defended Naira with $11bn in 10 months”).
Asisat Oshoala

Asisat Oshoala: Teams are closing in on Super Falcons

Super Falcons’ attacker Asisat Oshoala has revealed she’s impressed with the how Women football has developed in Africa and believes the gaps between the Super Powers and the minors has reduced drastically.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

Atiku Abubakar’s six-year policy plan worries South

Party leaders from the Southeast and Southwest are worried on the tenure framework in the document tagged People’s Policy” of the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
Wilfred Ndidi (far left) tries to stop Keegan Dolly of South Africa with Ogenyi Onazi watching on when Eagles fell 2-0 in AFCON qualifier last year

Austin Okocha: No rivalry between Super Eagles and Bafana Bafana

In the wake Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying cgame between South Africa and Nigeria, Former Nigeria Captain Austine Okocha, has dismissed the notion that the Bafana Bafana are Super Eagles rivals.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: The ‘currency of the world’ is trust

Osinbajo expressed this view on Monday at a keynote address at the 2018 Nation Building Workshop, organised by the Apostles in the Market Place in Abuja.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: I am an active practitioner of restructuring

“I am an active practitioner of restructuring, and I have gone to the Supreme Court 12 times to test restructuring,” Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said and doubt the sincerity of those the clamouring for it now.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday attended the funeral service of late Pastor Oluwayemisi Adeloye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).

Yemi Osinbajo: Muhammadu Buhari inherited $63 billion debt, borrowed $10 billion

President Muhammadu Buhari’s government inherited $63 billion debt and has borrowed $10 billion since 2015.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo urges Nigerians to be vigilant, hold leaders to account

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has called on Nigerians to be vigilant and to hold their leaders to account as well as pay more attention to how the nation’s resources are being managed.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo asks Nigerians to monitor nation’s resources

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has called on Nigerians to pay more attention to how the nation’s resources are being managed.
Former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose spent his first day out of office on Tuesday in the detention cell of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja.

EFCC hands Ayodele Fayose his flight ticket to Lagos

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has handed over the flight ticket of Ayodele Fayose, former governor of Ekiti state, to him, according to Nation.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Nigeria requires $1 trillion to modernise energy infrastructure

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says 1 trillion dollars is required to modernise Nigeria’s energy infrastructure in 29 years.

IMF urges Nigeria to prioritise infrastructural projects

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged Nigeria to prioritise and embark on infrastructural projects that would boost the economic growth of the Nation.

2019: ADP tasks INEC on vote-buying, rigging, others

The national leadership of Action Democratic Party (ADP) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to do everything possible in addressing challenges of vote-buying and other vices confronting credible election in the country.

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US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis

US may withdraw troops from Syria

The United States is considering a total withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria, U.S. officials said on Wednesday.

Adamawa Assembly passes four bills into law

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Wednesday passed four Bills into law.

Gunmen kill pastor as police arrest 5 for killing lady in Onitsha

Police in Anambra Sate have arrested five persons allegedly for killing a 35-year-old woman, Gold Gift, dumping her body at Dennis Memorial Grammar School (DMGS) roundabout, in Onitsha.

LASEMA: No lives lost in Abule Egba pipeline explosion

The Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) said no lives were lost at the fire outbreak which occurred at Abule Egba in Ojokoro Local Council Development Area of Lagos State on Wednesday.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

Center wants Muhammadu Buhari to sign Disability Bill Act into law

The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities, CCD, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Disability Bill Act into law to reduce the burden faced by People With Disabilities (PWDs) in the country.