On a recent visit, a former colleagues and longtime friend, Assumpta Udoh, told me something I found very profound because of its clarity: “Franco, by the time you are 50, the health problem that will kill you will be before you. How long you live thereafter depends on how you manage it.” Assumpta is very correct, her grandmother was diabetic, but died at age 98. Her 101-year-old father is asthmatic, but still going strong. He played exhibition tennis at 100 in Ikoyi Club, Lagos, last year.
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated renowned Chartered Accountant and administrator, Bashorun John K. Randle, as he turns 74 today.
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The Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer, Eliel Group of companies, Mrs Damilola Adefemi has urged the Federal Government to initiate schemes that would provide shelter for its citizens considering the growing population in the country. Mrs Adefemi made the call in Lagos while unveiling the services being rendered by a subsidiary of the company, Shadop International Properties Limited to uplift the standard of the citizens in the real estate sector.
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The procurement process for the commencement of work at Ibom Deep Seaport, Akwa Ibom State, has begun. The process requires private sector players signifying interest in financing the development of the port.
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The House of Representatives Committee on Army has described Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima as a courageous leader with qualities inherent in soldiers at battle fronts.
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No fewer than 100 shops, equipment and goods worth millions of naira were on Friday razed by an inferno at a section of Sango Plank Market in Ibadan.
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The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS says inequality in Nigeria worsened between 2004 and 2013 but improved in 2016.
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SEVEN Northern governors, Friday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari in closed-door after the Friday Juma'at service at the State House Mosque, Presidential Villa, Abuja.
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President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari, who was admitted into Cedarcrest Hospital, Abuja, following injuries he sustained in a motorcycle accident, is ready to be discharged.
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The Joint Task Force (JTF) deployed to the Niger Delta on Friday said it had arrested a notorious suspected militant, Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo a.k.a ‘Karowei’, who in Oct. 13, 2017, masterminded the kidnapping of four British missionaries in Delta.
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A 25-year-old auto mechanic, Kayode Oladipupo, who allegedly raped a teenage girl, was on Friday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.
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Some stakeholders of Tiv extraction in Nasarawa state have alleged that some of their kinsmen were killed in the state in some alleged attacks by herdsmen.
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Governor Tanko Al-Makura and other stakeholders in Nasarawa State have denied the allegation by Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue that Nasarawa State is habouring killer herdsmen in Tunga, Awe local Government Area.
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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, has arrested two suspected traffickers among Nigerian repatriated from Libya.
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Mr. Lawrence Ughamadu, a pastor, narrated, on his Facebook page, an engaging experience he had with people heading to church and victims of a ghastly car accident on Sunday, January 7. He started his story by stating that many Nigerians are like killer-herdsmen.
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A viral video of an electronic device ‘Alexa’ that answered all the questions asked by Fr. Jason Signalness has set the social media abuzz.
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ABUJA—CHAIRMAN, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Col. Muhammed Abdallah (retd), has responded to the allegations of missing containers impounded by the agency raised by some stakeholders during the Senate’s roundtable on substance abuse in Kano City last December.
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Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has set state-by-state targets for the 21 commercial banks and 942 micro finance banks in the country to ensure that every Nigerian adult has access to financial services.
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