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Enelamah Emerges WTO Vice Chairperson, Represents Africa

By ORU LEONARD In recognition of Nigeria’s leadership role at the World Trade Organisation (WTO)  and her contributions on trade policies, the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has been elected the Vice-Chairperson representing Africa, for the 11th WTO Ministerial Conference. Nigeria’s election was decided at the meeting of

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JUST IN: Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo in Spanish court over tax fraud allegations

-Anietie Udobit,Abuja   Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo arrived in court on Monday morning to face charges of tax evasion filed by Spanish authorities. Ronaldo evaded dozens of journalists and cameramen by entering the court in Madrid through the backdoor, the BBC reports. Prosecutors allege he avoided paying millions in taxes since 2010, a

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Putin retaliates,says US to ‘sack’ 755 of diplomatic staff working in Russia

-Anietie Udobit,agency reports   Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sunday the United States would have to cut its embassy and consulate staff in Russia by 755, heightening tensions between Washington and Moscow three days after the U.S. Congress approved sanctions against Russia, AP reports. In response, the U.S. State Department deemed it "a

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Nigerian senators attacked in Kaduna

-Anietie Udobit,Abuja   Two Nigerian senators, Shehu Sani and Suleiman Hunkuyi, were on Sunday attacked by suspected thugs during a press briefing in Kaduna. Mr. Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, confirmed the development to online newspaper this afternoon. He alleged the attackers were sponsored by Kaduna State Government. Mr. Sani said he and

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White House Communication Boss Scaramucci’s wife reportedly filed for divorce because of her dislike of Trump

-Anietie Udobit,agency reports   The New York Post reported Friday that incoming White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci's wife filed for divorce because of his political ambitions. Citing "multiple sources," The Post's Page Six reported that Scaramucci's wife, Deidre Ball, filed for divorce after three years of marriage because of Scaramucci's efforts to

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Mike Okiro

Projects: DMA Commends Mike Okiro Foundation

By JAMES EZEMA  The Diamond Modelling Agency (DMA) has commended Mike Okiro Foundation, for supporting project called ‘Next Model to Stardom Reality TV Project’. The commendation was made by the DMA Manager, Prince Thomas, while explaining that the reality TV show aims to change the perception of people about the modelling industry. Thomas

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