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Twitter Steps Up Fight Against Sexual Harassment

Twitter has announced tough new rules on tweets containing “non-consensual nudity” and sexual harassment, which could be seen as fallout from the Harvey Weinstein abuse scandal. The rules will come into force in the coming…


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Facebook Buys Popular Teen Polling App, TBH

Reports are that Facebook Inc. has acquired TBH, a mobile app that high school and college students can use to compliment one another anonymously. The app, which is available only on iOS devices and only in…



Lift, Firm And Perk Up Your Cleavage

Seeing as its breast cancer awareness month, it is time to show our bossoms some love this month. Developing your chest muscles isn’t a wild and crazy idea — in fact, working your “pecs” (aka…




Five Myths About Open Relationships

In an open relationship, the partners want to be together but they agree to have a relationship that is not exclusive. In this relationship, one person does not own the other. The couple is not…


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Boosting Economic Growth Through MSMEs Support

Micro, small and medium scale enterprises MSMEs are regarded as the future of the Nigerian economy according to business experts. SAMUEL ABULUDE looks at the role Diamond Bank is playing in supporting this category of…


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State governors demand fresh bailout from Buhari

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday lamented that despite the various interventions by the Federal Government, there were still complaints and agitations by workers over unpaid salaries and allowances by state governments. He…


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2019: Wike Distances Self From Vice Presidential Posters

BY ANAYO ONUKWUGHA, Port Harcourt Rivers State governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, has distanced himself from campaign posters pasted in some parts of Abuja, presenting him as a vice presidential aspirant for the 2019 presidential…


Samsung Note 8 bouys Nigeria’s smartphone market

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Samsung’s newest flagship Smartphone, the Galaxy Note 8 is now available in the Nigerian market, according to an official statement by Samsung Electronics West Africa.  The Note 8 takes cues from…


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FG’s railway modernisation plan: Vague and confused

Punch Editorial Board In keeping with Nigeria’s colonial railway heritage, it is not surprising that the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has invoked a plan to revive rail transportation. The headline announcement is that the…


President Buhari Meets With Benue Governor, Ortom

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State. President Buari received Governor Ortom at the State House in Abuja, a day after he met with Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi States….


Spartak ease to Sevilla victory

Sevilla’s midfielder from Spain Pablo Sarabia (C) and Spartak Moscow’s midfielder from Brazil Fernando (R) vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between FC Spartak Moscow and Sevilla FC…




China's Xi set to enhance powers at Communist congress

China’s President Xi Jinping. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Billy H.C. KWOK China’s Communist Party opens a twice-a-decade congress on Wednesday for a leadership reshuffle expected to enhance President Xi Jinping’s already formidable powers…



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Borrowing: World Bank, FG on same page

The World Bank is neither in disagreement with the Federal Government nor the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on the need for Nigeria to borrow to finance infrastructure development, the World Bank has clarified….



Marcelo Accused Of Tax Fraud

Marcelo. Photo: realmadrid.com Spanish prosecutors have accused Real Madrid’s Brazilian left-back, Marcelo of tax fraud totalling nearly half a million euros, a judicial source confirmed on Tuesday. The tax authorities believe Marcelo hid 490,917 euros…