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Metallica, Mariah Carey and Jonas Brothers will headline Global Citizen NYC concert (4)
August 11, 2022 / 8:56 PM / CBS/AP CBS News Live CBS News New York Live NEW YORK - Metallica, Mariah Carey and the Jonas Brothers will headline a free concert in New York's Central Park next month marking the 10th anniversary of the Global Citizen Festival organized by the international nonprofit fighting extreme poverty. The Sept.
Agency Calls for Contribution to National Artificial Intelligence Policy (2)
By Na'ankwat Dariem, Abuja On Aug 11, 2022 Nigeria's National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has called for stakeholders' contributions to the development of the National Artificial Intelligence Policy (NAIP). The development of the NAIP is envisaged to maximise the benefits, mitigate possible risks, and address some of the complexities attributed to using AI in our daily activities.
OPEC further lowers forecasts for global economy (1)
World economy is expected to grow by 3.1 per cent in 2022, predicts OPEC IANS| Posted by Sameer Khan | 12th August 2022 7:36 am IST Vienna: The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has further revised down its forecasts for this year's global economic growth and oil demand, following a previous downward revision in May. The oil alliance said on Thursday in its monthly report that the world economy is expected to grow by 3.1 per cent in 2022, compared to its
Nigerian Authorities Say Airstrikes Kill 55 Members of Kidnapping Gangs (2)
11 August 2022 Voice of America (Washington, DC) By Timothy Obiezu Abuja, Nigeria - Nigeria's air force said airstrikes this week killed 55 members of criminal gangs who were involved in abduction-for-ransom operations.
Nigeria: Exclusive - El-Rufai Writes Buhari, Says Terrorists Creating 'Parallel' Govt in Kaduna (2)
11 August 2022 Premium Times (Abuja) By Ezekiel Oyero The governor's leaked memo to the president warns of the terrorists' advanced plans to create a permanent operational base for the North-west region. Terrorists are consolidating their grip on communities in Kaduna with a "parallel" government and "permanent operational base" in the North-western state near Nigeria's capital Abuja, Governor Nasir El-Rufai has told
New fees on adverts, promos not double taxation - NCC (1)
Julius Toba-Jegede August 11, 2022 3 min read Share this: TwitterFacebookLinkedInTelegramWhatsApp More RedditTumblrPinterestPocketSkype By Jessica Dogo The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says payment on advertisements and promotions does not amount to double taxation. The NCC cleared the misconception at the closing ceremony of a three-day public inquiry on draft of Telecom Regulations and Guidelines review in Abuja on Thursday.
We must give our best to overcome challenges- VP Osinbajo (1)
Cyril Okonkwo On Aug 11, 2022 Nigeria's Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo says a Nigeria freed of its past, and current challenges and able to engage the future with the best possible tools in human and material capital is within reach. According to him, this is achievable by a strong collaboration between young Nigerians, and private and public sector stakeholders. Prof.
Delhi Police seizes drugs worth Rs 10cr in four ops, arrests six (1)
TNN / TNN / Aug 12, 2022, 04:17 IST New Delhi: In four operations spanning one week, the anti-narcotics taskforce of Delhi Police has recovered heroin, cocaine and MDMA worth Rs 10 crore and arrested six traffickers, including a mass communication graduate. DCP KPS Malhotra said that the operations were conducted in areas like Mangolpuri, Sultanpuri and Laxmi Nagar.
Troops neutralise 29 terrorists, arrest 55 in North East (1)
By NAN 11 August 2022 | 1:56 pm Troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have neutralised no fewer than 29 Boko Haram/Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists, arrested 55 and rescued 52 kidnapped victims in two weeks. Troops at Gubio camp in Borno during a visit by Defence minister, Maj.-Gen Bashir Magashi.
MSCI to add 13 securities to its ACWI index, and delete 8 securities (2)
12 Aug 2022 05:55AM (Updated: 12 Aug 2022 06:20AM) Bookmark Bookmark Share WhatsApp Telegram Facebook Twitter Email LinkedIn :Index provider MSCI said on Thursday that 13 securities will be added to and eight deleted from its widely followed ACWI index as part of its quarterly index review. The three largest additions to the MSCI world index by market capitalization will be Carlisle Cos Inc, Texas Pacific Land Corp and Gaming