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New Zealand-based American teacher to handle Nigeria-Iceland tie; Ronaldo dashes Morocco’s World Cup hopes

By Olawale Alabi New Zealand’s Matthew Conger will handle Nigeria’s Russia 2018 second Group D fixture against Iceland on Friday at Volgograd. The 39-year-old American who resides and teaches in Palmerston North in New Zealand will be assisted by Simon Lount of New Zealand and Tevita Makasini, a Tongan high …

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Forex market gets $210 million lift

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has made available the sum of $210million, to meet customers’ requests in various segments of the foreign exchange market. In its desire to meet customers’ needs in the various segments of the market, the CBN offered $100million to authorized dealers in the wholesale segment …

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Buhari’s budget concerns: NASS is not wrong; We’re waiting for supplementary appropriation – legislators

By Donald Ugwu The Deputy Majority Leader in the Senate, Alhaji Bala Ibn Na’allah, on Wednesday said that the National Assembly, NASS, was unperturbed by President Muhammadu Buhari’s concerns about the adjustments it made in the 2018 Appropriation Bill. Na’allah was reacting to Buhari’s criticisms during his budget signing speech …

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“Drugs are poison” – Dr. Lolu Ojo warns at West Africa Postgraduate College of Pharmacists conference

The West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacists, Kwara/Kogi zone, has warned against indiscriminate use of drugs, saying that they are poison. Dr. Lolu Ojo, the former Chairman, National Drug Distribution Committee, gave this warning, on Tuesday, at a press conference, organised by the West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacists in …

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