Monthly Archives: September 2016

Expect dresses that can charge your phone very soon… Details

Fan Xing, a Chemical Engineering Professor at Chongqing University, said on Friday that Chinese, U.S. scientists are inventing  power-generating fabric.The scientist said that with sufficient sunlight and constant motion, a 5-cm long and 4-cm wide fabric can generate and maintain ...

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Army kills 7 armed militants in Bakassi, recover arms

Troops from the 13 Brigade Nigerian Army Calabar, at the early hours of Friday, repelled an attack on its soldiers by killing seven armed militants at Efut Esighi in Bakassi local government area of Cross River.Capt. Kayode Owolabi, Army Public ...

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Russian airstrikes killed 10, 000 in Syria

Since Russia started airstrikes in Syria last year, about 10,000 persons have been killed, a monitoring group which documents violence in the war-torn country said Friday. The toll includes 3,804 civilians, among them 906 children, according to the Britain-based Syrian ...

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Own a small business? FG wants to reduce your income tax

The Federal Government plans to reduce the income tax being payed by Small, Micro and Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) in the country to encourage more start-ups in the sector. A statement by the Federal Ministry of Finance on Thursday said the ...

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Buhari’s full speech at AGM Manufacturers Association of Nigeria

I am indeed pleased to be here with you today on this special occasion of the 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN).  I congratulate MAN on the successful hosting of this meeting, which brings ...

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HUNGER may kill 75,000 children within a year in Nigeria – UNICEF

Famine-like conditions in the former stronghold of Boko Haram militants in northeast Nigeria could kill 75,000 children over the next year if they do not receive aid, the United Nations children’s agency said on Thursday.Some 15,000 people have been killed ...

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BREAKING: APC’s Godwin Obaseki declared winner of Edo gubernatorial election, Break down

At the completion of collation of results by INEC, Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress has been declared winner of the election, with Osagie Ize-Iyamu, his Peoples Democratic Party rival coming second. Figures computed following official declaration of results ...

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FG declares Monday, October 3 as public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, 3rd October, 2016 as Public Holiday to mark Nigeria’s 56th Independence Anniversary. The Honourable Minister of Interior, Lt Gen (rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, while making the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulates ...

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PDP displaying acts of bad losers – Edo APC

The chairman of Edo state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Anselm Ojezua, has described the rejection of the state governorship election results by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as an act of a bad loser.“This is just a case ...

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FG has not taken a position on bailing out the economy – Lai

Speaking with journalists at the end of the federal executive council meeting in Abuja, on Wednesday, Nigeria’s Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed said that reports of planned asset sale by the government were mere speculations.He said that the ...

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