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National Assembly staff threaten to begin strike tomorrow

    The National Assembly staff under the platform of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria, PASAN, yesterday, threatened to picket National Assembly and National Assembly Service Commission, NASC, over what they described as humiliating action by the management and leadership against the workforce. In its communique, after a meeting, PASAN told NASC to

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World’s Tallest Man meets World’s Shortest Woman in Egypt

Newsweek   Sultan Kösen, 8 feet 3 inches, is considered the tallest man in the world. He met Jyoti Amge—the shortest woman in the world—on Friday at the Giza pyramids in Egypt, Reuters reported Sunday. The Egyptian Tourism Promotion Board invited the record-breakers as part of an initiative to increase once-lively tourism in

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Saudi billionaire prince freed after paying settlement

(UPI)   Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the world's richest men, was released from detention after paying a settlement in Saudi Arabia's crackdown on corruption, two close family associates said Saturday. The state prosecutor approved the 62-year-old Prince Alwaleed's unspecified financial settlement. In November, the billionaire was arrested and detained in Saudi Arabia's

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Air Force One’s New Refrigerators Will Cost Taxpayers Nearly $24 Million

HuffPost   President Donald Trump will continue to travel in luxury when he gets two new refrigerators for Air Force One that will cost taxpayers nearly $24 million. In December, the U.S. Air Force approved a $23.6 million contract with Boeing to replace two “cold chiller units” in one of the two aircraft

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