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Odili a blessing to Nigeria, humanity – Peter Obi

The immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has congratulated former Governor of Rivers State, Dr. Peter Odili, on the occasion of his 70th birthday, describing him as a blessing to the Nigeria polity. “To all of us who passed through Christ The King College (CKC), Onitsha, Senior Odili...

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Lenovo accelerates turnaround with back-to-back, double-digit quarterly revenue growth

Lenovo Group has announced results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018. For the second straight quarter, Lenovo achieved strong double-digit growth in revenue year-on-year. Group revenue reached $11.91 billion, up 19% year-on-year. The company also reported strong pre-tax income during the quarter of $113 million, an...

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Jim Ovia, Chairman, Zenith Insurance

Zenith Insurance records N12.5bn gross premium, pays N6.7bn claims

Zenith Insurance recorded a gross premium written of N12.5 billion during its financial year ended De. 31, 2017. It represents a 12 per cent increase over the N11.116 billion recorded in 2016 The company’s financial statements, which were approved by the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) on April 20, 2018, also...

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Marcos Alonso scored the winner having earlier assisted the opening goal, scored by Pedro

Alonso’s late strike gives Chelsea win over Arsenal in a thrilling...

Marcos Alonso's late strike settled a chaotic Premier League classic in Chelsea's favour after Arsenal fought back from two goals down and threatened to earn a point at Stamford Bridge. But, despite the victory, coach Maurizio Sarri said he did not believe his players were ready to challenge for Manchester...
Spain beat Nigeria's Falconet

Spain beat Nigeria 2-1 to advance to first-ever semi-finals

Spain booked their spot in the semi-finals of the 2018 FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in France on Thursday after a 2-1 defeat of Nigeria’s Falconets. First half goals from Aitana Bonmati and Patri Guijarro gave Spain victory in the quarter-final match. On an overcast afternoon at the Stade Guy-Piriou in...

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Adewole: Changing the paradigm of supply chain warehousing in Nigeria’s health...

Health Minister, Professor Isaac Adewole, in June this year commissioned a standard warehouse for the storage of medicines and medical products in Lagos. The warehouse was partly funded by the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID). Built at a total cost of $5.2 million, the warehouse facility was constructed...
Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia

Governor Ikpeazu’s MSME Narrative, by Godwin Adindu

Though he died unsung, Pa Ichiogu Ikpeazu, the great Umuobiakwa goldsmith, still lives on. Exceptional genes do not die. He produced a teacher, Nwaon­o (nono) and the teacher produced another teacher, Okezie. If we could rewind the hand of the clock and call the dead back to life, Pa...