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    NSE Indices Records Marginal Growth Of 0.03%

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    The market indices of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Monday appreciated by marginal growth of 0.03 per cent due to cautious trading. This is coming just as investors await the outcome of the 2017 maiden edition of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the upturn was largely…

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    Abeokuta High Court Sentences Man To Death By Hanging

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    A High Court in Abeokuta on Monday sentenced Kola Akanji, to death by hanging for armed robbery. Akanji, whose address was not given, was found guilty of a two-count charge of conspiracy and armed robbery. In his judgment, Justice Abiodun Akinyemi, said the court was convinced beyond reasonable doubt that the accused committed the offence….

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    My Wife Is Too Lazy, Husband Tells Court

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    An estranged husband, Tunde Esan, on Monday has asked an Akure Customary Court to dissolve that 18-year-old marriage between him and his wife, Yetunde, whom he described as ‘’too lazy.’’ The petitioner, who expressed bitterness while seeking dissolution of his marriage to Yetunde, said that he had endured her for so long. “I had endured…

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    Zambia Bans Police Officers From Marrying Foreigners

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    Police authorities in Zambia on Monday said they had banned officers from marrying foreigners. The Head of the Zambia Police, Kakoma Kanganja, issued a memo advising officers against marrying foreigners “with immediate effect.’’ The police chief advised officers, who were already married to foreigners to declare their foreign spouses to his office within one week….

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  • US Welcomes Peaceful Power Transition In Gambia

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    The United States Government on Monday expressed support for the ongoing peaceful transition of power in The Gambia and congratulated President Adama Barrow on his inauguration.The U.S government also commended the leadership roles of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and other regional partnersin addressing the situation in the Gambia.Mr Mark Toner, U.S. …

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  • AUN Matriculates 157 Students

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    The American University of Nigeria (AUN), Yola, has matriculated 157 new students into the university for the class of 2018. The President of the University, Margie Ensign, made this known at the institution’s matriculation in Yola on Monday. She said that the university was committed toward supporting less privileged intellectual students to actualised their dreams….

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  • Edo Assembly Calls For Repairs Of Ugboha Comprehensive Secondary School

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    Edo State Assembly has passed a resolution calling on relevant government agencies to carry out `palliative repairs’ on Ugboha Comprehensive Secondary School in Esan South-East local government area of the state. The resolution was sequel to a matter of urgent public importance moved on Monday in Benin by Mr Festus Edughele, APC Esan South-East constituency….

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