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Women empowerment: Heritage Bank partners Folio Group on 60th anniversary of Miss Nigeria

Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking service provider has partnered with Folio Media Group, publishers of the Daily Times to organise the 60th anniversary of Miss Nigeria and the 2017 edition of the beauty pageant. Miss Ehiguese Mildred Peace, representing Adamawa State emerged as the new Miss Nigeria at …

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Boxing Day duty for former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan; Polls close in Liberia’s elections, counting underway

Boxing Day duty for GEJ: Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan (GEJ), as Co-lead of the United States National Democratic Institute’s Election Observer Team to Liberia’s Presidential election run-off was on duty, from early on Boxing Day, Tuesday, December 26, 2017, observing voting procedures at a polling centre in St. Peter’s …

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Peaceful Christmas: Group commends military, warns envoys against spreading falsehood about Nigeria

A political pressure group, Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has warned that countries whose envoys blackmail and cook up armchair stories about Nigeria should desist from such despicable acts in their own interest. Such diplomats, it said, should find other means of making money for their countries …

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President Buhari to inaugurate International Conference on Restoration of Lake Chad

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the hosting by Nigeria of an international conference on saving the Lake Chad. The conference is to revitalize the basin’s ecosystem for sustainable livelihood, security and development. This is the first time an international conference on Lake Chad is being organised by the six-member countries …

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