The admission committee of the Lucknow University (LU) India had lately been wracking its brains over an exceptional case - whether or not to induct a 10-year-old girl in its BSc course. Continue
After some serious deliberation, the panel concluded that since Sushma
Verma had already cleared her matriculation and…
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Dr. Ayoola Oba Otudeko and three others were
yesterday, axed from the board of First Bank of Nigeria. Our check
reveals that Oba Otudeko removal has to do with central bank
regulations, which disallow directors to
stay on the board for more than twelve years. However, Oba Otudeko who
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THE giant African land snail can grow up to a foot long and weigh more than a pound. But the three specimens ($10) on our plate at Buka, denuded of their shells and curled in tight black whorls, looked about as imposing as jumbo shrimp. Nevertheless, my dining companions took a collective deep breath. “One, two, three,” I heard one of… Continue
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Nuhu Ribadu, a presidential aspirant under the Action Congress of Nigeria, was worth about N26.59 million in assets and cash while leaving office as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in 2007, details of asset declaration documents exclusively obtained by NEXT have revealed.
According to the end of tenure asset… Continue
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Fashola Suspends Lekki Expressway Toll Collection
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday ordered the indefinite suspension of toll collection on the Eti-Osa Lekki Epe Expressway.
It was originally billed to commence on January 3, 2011 but the state government succumbed to appeals and complaints on the toll.
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Israeli archaeologists said Monday they may have found the earliest evidence yet for the existence of modern man, and if so, it could upset theories of the origin of humans.
A Tel Aviv University team excavating a cave in central Israel said teeth found in the cave are about… Continue
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Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, who twice ruled Nigeria, once in the 1970s and then for eight years starting in 1999, collapsed today at the St. Stephens Anglican Church in Igbotako, Ondo State.
The fainting incident took place at about 12 noon, Nigerian time, at a thanksgiving service in honour of Major General Olu Bajowa (Rtd), an Obasanjo protégé who is celebrating his 70th birthday. Major General Olu Bajowa was once indicted for mismanaging the Nigerian airways.
Obasanjo was… Continue
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At least 80 people have died in Jos, the Plateau State capital, since a series of bombs went off in the city over the weekend.… Continue
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A female Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mrs. Sylvia Sinaba, drowned in the
Oniru Private Beach, Victoria Island, Lagos on Thursday while trying to
save her secretary.
While the circumstances surrounding the
unfortunate incident were still hazy, eyewitness account stated that the
late Sinaba, who was a member of the Census Tribunal, drowned with the
secretary she had tried to rescue.
It was learnt that the
late senior advocate had joined other members… Continue
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His youthful vigour… Continue
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Pat Robertson says a lot of things that people don’t like. At the beginning of the year, he blamed the devastating earthquake in Haiti on a supposed pact earlier Haitians had made with Satan (I discuss this here). Robertson is closing the year with something that absolutely shocked me when I heard about it. He has come out against the War on Drugs, or at least… Continue
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POCHEON, South Korea — North Korea's minister of armed forces said on Thursday its military was prepared to wage a "holy war" against the South using its nuclear deterrent after what he called Seoul's attempt to initiate conflict.
Minister Kim Yong Chun repeated Pyongyang's charge that the South had been preparing to start a war by conducting live-fire… Continue
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Tragedy struck in Agege area of Lagos State, South West Nigeria when a staff of Fidelity Bank PLC was burnt to death while trying to switch on a generating set which caught fire when a call came in his GSM handset.
We gathered that the victim, Mr. David Adeogun, got married not too long ago and had a new baby.
Investigations revealed… Continue
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JULIAN Assange, the man behind WikiLeaks, today launched a wide ranging series of attacks on both his enemies and allies as he defended his public and private conduct. Continue
In his first UK newspaper interview since releasing hundreds of secret diplomatic cables last month, Mr Assange told The Times he predicts the US will face reprisals if it attempts to extradite him…
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A Nigerian, Zainab Suleiman,62, on Sunday died onboard an Ethiopian airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Abuja..
The deceased’s husband, Suleiman Abdulra’uf, a Kano based businessman, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent in Addis Ababa that they were returning from New Delhi, when they transited to Addis Ababa and boarded another plane for onward journey back to… Continue
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thousands of travellers have been stranded at Heathrow airport overnight, and hundreds more at Gatwick, as snow continues to disrupt much of the UK.
There will be no flight arrivals at Heathrow on Sunday and only a handful of departures, while many Gatwick flights are affected.
Problems persist at airports UK-wide, while the… Continue
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It was surprise galore on Thursday at the Ogun State Police Command Headquarters, Eleweran, Abeokuta, when a 15-year-old boy, Wasiu Odunewu confessed that he cut off the head of the immediate younger brother of his father, Odunewu Ojo and sold it for N8,000... Continue
The suspect confessed that he was forced to commit the crime due to financial constraints. "It…
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The guy with more friends than anybody has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year: Mark Zuckerberg, the controversial, 26-year-old founder of Facebook, the newsweekly announced Wednesday morning. … Continue
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