Speaking at the Good Health Weekly on Vanguard Live (every Wednesday at 10 am co-hosted by Health Editor, Sola Ogundipe and Senior Health Correspondent, Chioma Obinna), the experts maintained that while minimum wage is good, it is not the ultimate now that an estimated 8 out of every 10 doctors are contemplating leaving the country for greener pasture and about four leave every month.
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Lionel Messi claims he’s not bothered by the man-marking he is regularly subjected to while playing for Barcelona and has picked Girona’s Pablo Maffeo as one of his toughest opponents. The 32-year-old’s skills and ability to decide a match have led to some opposition managers opting to man-mark the Argentine, assigning a player the jobRead More
The immediate past governor of Imo state, RT. Honourable Emeka Ihedioha has condemned the Tuesday judgement of the supreme court, led by the Chief justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammed, that declared Hope Uzodinma of the APC Governor-Elect of Imo state, saying it in contravention of the will of the people and does not reflect the voting that took place during the elections.
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Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has signed an Executive Order restricting the use of motorcycles and tricycles between 7pm and 6am across the state with effect from Jan. 20. The state Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Alhaji Ahmed El-Marzuq announced this on Wednesday in Katsina. “Section 5, sub section 2 of the 1999Read More
Arsenal’s appeal to overturn Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s red card has been dismissed, meaning the gunners will be without their talismanic striker and captain for three domestic matches. Aubameyang was sent off midway through the second half of Arsenal’s 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace on Saturday after lunging in on Max Meyer. ALSO READ: VIDEO: Professional boxer whoRead
OPEC expects lower demand for its crude oil in 2020 even as global demand rises, it said on Wednesday, as rival producers grab market share and the United States looks set for another output record. The United States, which has seen its output soar in recent years powered by shale, will see total liquids outputRead More
Amazon.com Inc CEO Jeff Bezos said his company will invest $1 billion to bring small businesses online in India, reaching out to some of his fiercest critics in a goodwill visit that saw him donning traditional Indian attire and fly a kite with children. Amazon and Walmart’s Flipkart have been hit with a barrage ofRead More
The National Leader of APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has eulogized Chief Bisi Akande for his contributions to the progressives family and Nigeria in general. Tinubu, in a statement congratulating Akande on his 81st birthday on Wednesday in Lagos, described the former interim Chairman of APC as “a highly principled and incorruptible leader”. He saidRead More
Google is upending the advertising world with its decision to “render obsolete” a key tool used by marketers for years to track would-be customers as they move around the Web: it’s phasing out the cookie. On Tuesday, the company said it would stop supporting third-party cookies over the next two years. Cookies the bits ofRead More
What do South Africa, Ivory Coast and Morocco have in common? The three countries spread across south, west and north Africa are all vying to build the continent’s tallest building. The Leonardo, in Johannesburg’s upmarket Sandton neighbourhood, is 234m high and is the current holder of the prestigious title. Yet not long after it officiallyRead More
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has urged Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) plant operators to take necessary measures to ensure the safety of end-users of cooking gas in Kaduna State. The DPR North West Zonal Operational Controller, Mr Isa Tafida, gave the task at a one-day stakeholders’ sensitisation meeting on Wednesday in Kaduna. Tafida saidRead More
The National Security Agency alerted Microsoft that it had found a vulnerability in Windows operating systems that could enable cyber intrusions, according to two people familiar with the matter. The news comes hours before Microsoft is scheduled to release a security update, which is part of a company practice of disclosing newly found softwareRead More
Russia’s government has resigned, a few hours after President Vladimir Putin proposed sweeping constitutional changes that could prolong his stay in power. If approved by the public, the proposals would transfer power from the presidency to parliament. Mr. Putin is due to step down in 2024 when his fourth term of office comes to anRead More
Following the declaration of Hope Uzodimma as the winner of Imo State governorship election and immediate sack of Emeka Ihedioha respectively, spokesman of Mbaka’s adoration ministry, Barr Maximus Ugwuoke, Wednesday said that, Rev Fr Ejike Mbaka has been vindicated as a true prophet of God.
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Retired French legend and World Cup winner Youri Djorkaeff revealed he had the chance to join Gerard Houllier at Liverpool, but opted for Bolton Wanderers Djorkaeff scored 21 goals in two-and-a-half seasons at Bolton and is fondly remembered for his stint in England. However, speaking ?the Athletic’s James Pearce, it turns out he might’ve endedRead
Lobi Star climbed to the top spot on the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) log after a 1-0 win over MFM in a gritty Matchday 14 fixture at the Aper Aku Stadium. It was the first time Plateau United would be displaced at the top in the 2019/20 season and Coach Gbenga Ogunbote of LobiRead More
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Match Day 15 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) will be heralded by the Oriental Derby as Enyimba welcome Heartland to Aba on Wednesday. The Elephants, still basking in the euphoria of their big CAF Champions League win against Paradou of Algeria will look to send their Brothers back home empty-handed. Heartland beat AbiaRead More
Evelyn Usman Operatives of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a fleeing domestic worker who stole his boss’s vehicle and other valuables in the Lekki area of the state. During preliminary investigation, the suspect, Nicolas Ifedayo, a Ghanaian, who was arrested in his hideout in Benue State,Read More
Manchester United would have to pay Ole Gunnar Solskjaer just £5m in compensation if they decide to sack the Norwegian in the next few weeks. United have endured an underwhelming season so far and currently sit five points adrift of the Champions League places, having only won nine of their opening 22 Premier League games.Read More
By Festus Ahon – Asaba Delta State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu, on Wednesday, said the State Government cannot be distracted with early campaigns, insisting that the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa would remain focused in its determination to build a stronger Delta. Briefing Journalists in Asaba, Aniagwu said Governor Ifeanyi Okowa was committedRead