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LERE Olayinka, special assistant to the governor of Ekiti State on Public Communications and New Media, has described the Economic and Financial … The post Fayose’s Aide calls for Magu’s Prosecution appeared first on Realnews Magaz…
01.20 / 20:03
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Cabinet has approved the reappointment of the Financial Sector Adjustment Company (FINSAC) Commissioners, paving the way for the completion of the report from the Commission of Enquiry, which looked at the collapse of several financial institutions in the 1990s. Minister … Continued The post Gov’t Allocates Funds to Complete FINSAC Report appeared first on Jamaica Information…
01.20 / 19:51
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West African leaders met with the former Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh on Friday to convince him to hand over political…
01.20 / 19:36
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Here are key quotes as well as the complete text of Donald Trump's inaugural address, delivered on Friday after he was sworn in as the 45th president of the United…
01.20 / 19:27
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GOVERNOR Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti is the new chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors’ Forum. … The post Fayose Is New Chairman of PDP Governors’ Forum appeared first on Realnews Mag…
01.20 / 19:02
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THE Lagos State Government will construct 181 roads in its 57 councils this year, 67 more than the 114 roads it built across the councils last year. … The post Lagos to Build 181 New Roads appeared first on Realnews M…
01.20 / 19:01
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Doctors don’t get married to avoid community service in rural areas and such accusations by the health minister are an affront to the medical community‚ according to the South African Medical Ass…
01.20 / 18:46
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Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments has cautioned the courts against entering into political fray and labelled Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's legal bid for a declaratory order as “mischievous” and "mi…
01.20 / 18:45
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Ethiopian ancient monasteries are usually located in remote places far from the easily accessible locations. Most are located up in the mountains. It takes determination and love of adventure to go and explore this magnificent ancient creations. The constructions are intentionally made far out from central and main cities so that it can create peace and solitude to the…
01.20 / 17:02
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By Auxilia Katongomara and Patrick Chitumba Police have finally embraced plastic money transactions by introducing Point of Sale machines at selected police stations countrywide for payment of fines for traffic and other offences while the Zimbabwe National Road Authority (Zinara) has also resolved to have the machines at tollgates across the country. Point of Sale […] The post Zimbabwe Police get POS machines appeared first on Zimbabwe…
01.20 / 13:32
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A few key ingredients and some readymade puff pastry is really all you need for this clever side…
01.20 / 13:21
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By Ogova Ondego Published January 20, 2017 Professionals in Africa should not leave Africa’s problems to politicians, economists and administrators but must play their part in helping to solve them. That is the message contained in a book written by Professor George Kinoti of the Department of Zoology of the University of Nairobi some 23 [...] The post How to Rescue Africa from Political and Economic Misery appeared first on A…
01.20 / 12:53
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Federal Government has urged state governments to create Logistic Management Coordinating Units (LMCU) for efficient supply of drugs and other health commodities. This was made known when a team from National Supply Chain Integration Project (NSCIP) paid advocacy visit to the stakeholders in the health sector in Abeokuta, Ogun State recently. Nigerian Supply Chain Integration […] The post Fed Govt urges states to create budget line for logistics mgt appeared first on The Nation…
01.20 / 00:02
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Here are ten ways to recharge your adrenals every day #1: Try breathing exercises Three times a day – or more if needed – take 10 long, deep breaths. #2: Get in tune with nature Spend some time walking, hiking or swimming in the great outdoors. #3: Do light cardiovascular exercise Light running or cycle is great for your adrenals. Careful not to overdo it though, or you can burn your adrenals out! ********* Could this be the solution you’re looking for? ********** …
Try this fresh and healthy raw, vegan lunchtime bowl Ingredients: 1 medium-sized sweet potato 1 small carrot 1 cup shredded cabbage 1 cup mixed baby salad leaves 1 small avocado 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1 zucchini, peeled into strips ½ apple, sliced 1 can (450 g) chickpeas, rinsed and drained 1 handful mint leaves 1 handful almonds 2 small red chillies, sliced 1 handful sultanas 1 tbsp sesame …
Five examples of food synergy to try out #1: Vegetables drizzled with olive oil Eating colourful vegetables that are rich in carotenoids, such as tomatoes, peppers, kale, spinach and broccoli work well with healthy monounsaturated fats like extra-virgin olive oil. This combination boosts your absorption of carotenoids, which help to reduce inflammation in your body. Other foods that contain healthy fats and pair well with vegetables for optimal nutritional benefits include coconut oil,…
Trading Resolution #1: Save 15 minutes a day to find profitable trades I understand you have a full time job. But I also know that you spend at least half an hour a day watching your favourite programme or watering your garden. I just ask for 15 minutes of your time a day to help you become a more profitable trader. So cut out some TV time, go to bed just 15 minutes later or find 15 minutes during your break at work. I know you have 15 minutes out of…
01.20 / 20:02
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Exclusively a South African gold producer until September 2015, JSE-listed Sibanye Gold is set to become the world’s fourth-biggest platinum and third-largest palladium producer. Sibanye hopes to acquire Montana-based Stillwater Mining for $2.2 billion. If completed, the acquisition will further dilute Sibanye’s portfolio. Sibanye began its expansion in 2016 with the purchase of platinum mines in Southern Africa. The Stillwater deal is in a whole other league. It's much more valuable and in…
01.20 / 20:00
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Markets were characterised by cautious trade for most of the week due to the lack of transparency on the policies of a Trump…
01.20 / 19:54
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GOVERNOR of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, has debunked the insinuations in some quarters that policies of the government … The post We Act in the Best Interest of Nigerians – Emefiele appeared first on Realnews Mag…
01.20 / 19:22
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SYNTHETIC Genomics Inc. and ExxonMobil have extended their agreement to conduct joint research into advanced algae biofuels after making … The post Synthetic Genomics, ExxonMobil Renew Algae Biofuels Research Agreement appeared first on Realnews M…
01.20 / 19:10
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Everyone around the world is watching what was unthinkable this time last year, actually become a reality today. So far, the reaction on the markets has been fairly muted andThe post Markets react to Trump Inauguration appeared first on…
01.20 / 18:55
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In a staunchly populist and sometimes angry speech, Donald Trump blasted international trade deals and promised to put America…
01.20 / 18:52
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The Bank of Industry (BOI) has launched a billion naira fund for the development of solar energy in Nigeria. Speaking at the launch on Friday, Waheed Olagunju, BOI acting managingThe post BOI unveils N1bn solar energy fund to ‘light up Nigeria’ appeared first on…
01.20 / 17:54
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Good evening and welcome to the live coverage of the Group C 2017 Africa Cup of Nations clash between Morocco and Togo from the Stade d'Oyem in Oyem on Friday, 20…
01.20 / 19:49
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Good evening and welcome to the live coverage of the Group C 2017 Africa Cup of Nations clash between Morocco and Togo from the Stade d'Oyem in Oyem on Friday, 20…
01.20 / 19:28
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Good evening and welcome to the live coverage of the Group C 2017 Africa Cup of Nations clash between Morocco and Togo from the Stade d'Oyem in Oyem on Friday, 20…
01.20 / 19:09
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Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard will return to coach at their academy next month, the Premier League outfit said on…
01.20 / 18:58
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The slow left-armer took 3/33 in 19 disciplined overs to leave the visitors in a spin on 108/4 at stumps in reply to the hosts’ 339 all out earlier in the d…
01.20 / 18:41
mzansilife.co.za
Ivory Coast and Democratic Republic Congo (DRC) drew 2-2 in their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) match which was played on Friday…
01.20 / 18:27
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The much anticipated first T20 between the new-look Proteas and Sri Lanka has been delayed due to rain. Follow the action…
01.20 / 18:26
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Defending champions the Ivory Coast had to come from behind twice to earn a 2-2 draw with the Democratic Republic of Congo Friday in a lively Africa Cup of Nations…
01.20 / 18:23
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A French court on Friday ordered German safety certifier TUV to pay €60-million (R871,54m) in compensation to 20,000 w…
01.20 / 17:20
mzansilife.co.za
A chunk of ice half the size of Jamaica which is breaking away from West Antarctica is now attached to its parent ice shelf just by a thread, scientists reported…
01.20 / 16:11
timeslive.co.za
The NPD Group has released its 2016 sales figures for the US video game …
01.20 / 13:08
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The annual gaming rAge Expo is set to be held this year (2k17 in case your mind is still in 2016) in the Mother City, Cape town. The post Here’s when and where rAGE 2017 will go down appeared first on…
01.20 / 13:05
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Earlier this year, tech juggernaut Microsoft began shipping the developer's version of its HoloLens AR headset. A device that has been in development for years, the HoloLens is the first ever fully untethered, holographic computer – which enables users to interact with high definition holograms in the real world. Read more... | Send to a f…
01.20 / 12:24
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From DION HENDRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – THE recent digital transformation at the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works recently embarked is bearing fruit with reduction of the average turnaround time, efficiency of the approvals process and the problem of missing documents now a thing of the past. The […
01.20 / 12:15
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Blockchain has applications in industries other than financial services, a stakeholder says. Start-ups are already offering products that cover specific use cases. Interest was intense at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo Africa in Cape Town. Most of us do not understand TCP/IP protocol, but that doesn't stop us from surfing the web and exchanging emails. In the same way, clients will come to trust blockchain the same way they trust the Internet. Organizations starting now on a blockchain…
01.20 / 12:01
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AMD’s Polaris and Nvidia’s Pascal graphics card line-ups both include capable budget cards which pack high power for their price ran…
01.20 / 10:44
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Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic has turned down a lucrative move to Chinese side Tianjin Quanjian and opted to remain with the Serie A club. The 29-year-old Croatia forward, who joined the Viola from Ukrainian side Dnipro two years ago, has rejected a reported €48m euro deal to move to the Super League newcomers stating: “Everyone […] The post Fiorentina Striker Nikola Kalinic Rejects €48 Million Move To Chinese Club Tianjin Quanjian appeared first on 360…
01.20 / 20:01
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Nigerian businessman Linus Idahosa was one of numerous personalities present in Washington DC for the inauguration of new President Donald J. Trump. Linus is married to veteran actress Stephanie Okereke, who proudly showed off her husband’s current location, part of the ongoing momentous inauguration.(...)Read the rest of PHOTO: Stephanie Okereke’s Husband – Linus Idahosa Spotted At Donald Trump’s Inauguration (14 words) © godwin1 for Ghanacelebrities.com, 2017. …
01.20 / 19:39
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Gambia’s new President, Adama Barrow, has said that defiant Yahya Jammeh has agreed to step down. Barrow took to Twitter and wrote: “I would like to inform you that Yahya Jammeh has agreed to step down. He is scheduled to depart Gambia today. #NewGambia” I would like to inform you ... The post Jammeh “has agreed to step down” – Gambia’s new President Adama Barrow appeared first on African…
01.20 / 19:10
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Zohra, an ensemble of 35 young musicians, overcame death threats and discrimination in the deeply conservative war-torn country to play…
01.20 / 18:52
mzansilife.co.za
Leicester are determined to keep wantaway striker Leonardo Ulloa with boss Claudio Ranieri confident he will stay. The 30-year-old handed in a transfer request on Thursday with an offer on the table from Spanish side Alaves. READ THIS: Leicester City Stiker Leonardo Ulloa Hands In Transfer Request Ranieri said: “Always I said I don’t want to keep […] The post Claudio Ranieri Determined To Keep Wantaway Striker Leonardo Ulloa appeared first on 3…
01.20 / 18:39
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Tillaman Returns with a Love-Pierce to start The Year, he titled this one “Ife” ife is a Yoruba word meaning love. Love they say is the most beautiful thing in the world, and with his brand new single and video titled Ife, it’s safe to say TILLAMAN is starting the year on a beautiful note. […] The post VIDEO: Tillaman – Ife (Love) appeared first on 360Nobs…
01.20 / 18:19
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Nigerian comedian, Bovi who is also a director, producer, actor, and writer from Delta State, Nigeria and has organized popular stand-up comedy concerts like Bovi Man on Fire across the globe revealed when he had his first sexual encounter in a chat with Ebony LifeTV. In his words; “My first sexual encounter was when I [...] The post “My First Sexual Encounter Was When I Was 5-Years Old” – Bovi appeared first on Nigerian Celebrity News + Latest Entertainment…
01.20 / 18:17
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The inauguration of Donald J. Trump occurrs in Washington today and a Ghanaian bishop was on hand to lead the all important prayer service ahead of the ceremony. Nicholas Duncan-Williams, founder and head pastor of the Action Chapel Ministry, was on hand to lead prayers involving the incoming Commander-in-chief.(...)Read the rest of PHOTO: Archbishop Nicholas Duncan Williams Prays At Donald Trump’s Inaugural Ceremony (132 words) © godwin1 for Ghanacelebrities.com, 2017. | …
01.20 / 17:36
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The federal allocation committee says monthly allocation to the three tiers of government has increased by 13 billion naira from the month of December, 2016. Speaking with journalists after the monthly Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting in Abuja, the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said that a total of 400 billion naira has … Continue reading FAAC: Monthly Allocation Increases By 13 Billion Naira The post FAAC: Monthly Allocation Increases By 13 Billion…
01.20 / 20:01
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The Government of South Africa says it no longer recognizes Yahya Jammeh as President of The Gambia. A statement issued by the government on Friday, January 20, congratulated Adama Barrow and said he was the legitimate leader of the West African country. The statement said, “South Africa recognizes President Adama Barrow as the legitimate President …
01.20 / 19:21
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Gambia’s new president has said that Yahya Jammeh, who ruled the country for 22 years and refused to step down after losing the recent election, has finally “agreed to leave”. Writing on Twitter on Friday, Adama Barrow said Jammeh would also leave the country. “I would like to inform you that Yahya Jammeh has agreed…
01.20 / 19:20
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The former Governor of Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa, has accused politicians and the elite both within and outside the state, of exploiting the crisis in the southern part of the state. According to him, they have used it as an avenue to enrich themselves and advance their political interests, at the detriment of the people … Continue reading Balarabe Musa Accuses Politicians Of Inciting Southern Kaduna Violence The post Balarabe Musa Accuses Politicians Of Inciting Southern Kaduna…
01.20 / 18:40
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This is the first seizure of the year at the airport and the first consignment going to Cambodia The post Cartels seek new market as NDLEA seizes $1.43m methamphetamine to Cambodia appeared first on The Eagle…
01.20 / 18:17
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Police have discovered an illegal haul of crayfish with a street value of R300,000 in a house in Manenberg‚ Cape T…
01.20 / 18:03
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The 40-year old man, who has yet to be named, died on Thursday while working on the Khalifa International Stadium The post British man dies working on Qatar 2022 World Cup Stadium appeared first on The Eagle…
01.20 / 17:57
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Democratic candidate in the November 8, 2016 presidential election, Hillary Clinton, and former Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Jimmy Carter will attend the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump on January 20, 2017. Bill and Hillary Clinton have made up their minds to attend Trump’s inauguration as the 45th President of the U.S., according to … The post George Bush, Jimmy Carter, Bill And Hillary Clinton To Attend Donald Trump’s Inauguration appeared first on Daily …
01.20 / 17:51
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