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‘On my journey, I fell down a couple times but I never fell off’ – Anthony Joshua says as he shows his physique

Anthony Joshua is reminiscing on his journey and also inspiring his fans on how he has been broken so many times but still picked himself up. Back in June, the British-Nigerian boxer lost his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles to Mexican-American boxer, Andy Ruiz Jnr in a bout that stunned the boxing world.   A rematch has been put in place …

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FG to deepen impact of Foreign Direct Investments —– minister

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Adeniyi Adebayo says the ministry will attract Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) into the country by stimulating business linkages between large and small enterprises. Adebayo said this on Thursday in Abuja at a stakeholders’ engagement for the Implementation of “Business Linkage Programme” for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and Multinational Enterprises (MNES)/Large …

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Affirmative Action: Emulate Sanwo-Olu NAWOJ charges governors

The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) has charged governors of other states to emulate their colleague in Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu who appointed 32 per cent women to his cabinet. In a statement issued in Abuja on Thursday and signed by the National President Mrs Ifeyinwa Omowole, NAWOJ tasked state governors to even surpass the milestone of the Lagos …

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Internet fraud (FULL LIST): FBI nabs more Nigerians in U.S.

Scores of Nigerians have been arrested in U.S. by the Federal Bureau of Intelligence (FBI) in a major conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through fraud schemes and launder the money through a Los Angeles-based network. The arrest comes few days after Forbes celebrated Nigerian young billionaire, Obinwanne Okeke popularly known as Invictus Obi was arrested over $12 million internet …

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women living with HIV/AIDS in West Africa

International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS in West Africa (ICWWA) has advocated for rights of women living with the virus in the region. President of the community, Astou Diop, made the group’s position known  in a statement in Abuja on Friday. Diop stated that a meaningful engagement of women and adolescent girls living with HIV in planning, implementation and …

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