4/20/2021

[GIST] NFF backs Waldrum

[GIST] NFF backs Waldrum

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The Nigeria Football Federation has reiterated its resolve to provide Super Falcons head coach Randy Waldrum all the support needed to build a squad that will challenge for global laurels.  At a brief meeting of the NFF management with Waldrum at the Sunday Dankaro House in Abuja on Monday, NFF General Secretary, Mohammed Sanusi, said…


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[GIST] UFC 261: Usman promises knockout win against Masvidal

[GIST] UFC 261: Usman promises knockout win against Masvidal

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UFC heavyweight champion, Francis Ngannou, says Nigerian welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, has promised to knock out Jorge Masvidal when both fighters square off at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville on April 25. Usman defeated Masvidal via unanimous decision in 2020, with the American stating he had less than a week to prepare for…


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[GIST] FG admits revenues crashing, says Nigeria faces hard times

[GIST] FG admits revenues crashing, says Nigeria faces hard times

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Nigeria should subsidise production not consumption, says CRS Lack of local refining capacity behind persistent subsidy – Gombe The  Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, on Monday admitted that Nigeria’s economy was facing  a difficult time, saying states must improve their internally generated revenues. Ahmed, who stated this in an interview on …


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[GIST] How chocolate could make Nigeria great

[GIST] How chocolate could make Nigeria great

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Think about this. There is not a single Nigerian person who does not consume chocolate in their diet at least once a week. Although many casually call them ‘tea’, “Milo”, “Ovaltine” and “BournVita” are, in fact, chocolate. There are chocolate desserts, chocolate ice-cream, chocolate cakes, and of course, all kinds of assorted chocolate bars for…


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[GIST] Report on downgrading of Anambra airport mischievous, false – Govt

[GIST] Report on downgrading of Anambra airport mischievous, false – Govt

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The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has said a report that the Federal Government has declined to give the state a licence to run an international airport is false. The report said the Federal Government only gave the state the patent to run a domestic airport. But a statement on Monday by the Commissioner for…


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