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Jan 13
2018

Strategy: 11 American companies that are no longer American

Some of America's most famous brands have fallen into foreign hands. At one time, there was nothing more American than sipping on an ice-cold Budweiser or biting into a Whopper. But those days are gone. Times have changed and some of America's most famous brands have fallen into foreign hands. We put together a list […]

Jan 13
2018

Politics: Mueller targets the White House, another Russian threat looms, and Trump flips on FISA: The latest in the Russia probe

Here's everything you may have missed in a dizzying week of Trump-Russia developments. This week brought more drama and a slew of revelations in the Russia investigation. President Donald Trump set lawmakers scrambling when he blasted out an early-morning tweet about a controversial surveillance law that he said was used to "so badly surveil and […]

Jan 13
2018

Finance: The World Bank says it will redo its competitiveness rankings after unfairly influencing them for years

The upcoming revision could affect the rankings of a number of countries, but Chile may see the most significant adjustment. The World Bank says changes to the methodology of its "Doing Business" report may have unfairly affected some countries' rankings. Political motivations of World Bank staff may have influenced the changes, and Chile may have […]

Jan 13
2018

NOUN: Prison inmate emerges best post-graduate student of open university

Chukwununso Nomeh who was convicted and sentenced in 2010 graduated from the National Open University with 3.80. Chukwunonso Nomeh, an inmate of the Enugu Maximum Prison has reportedly emerged as the best post-graduate student at Special Study Centres of the National Open University, NOUN. The spokesperson of the Nigeria Prison Service in Enugu State,  Chukwuemeka […]

Jan 13
2018

Politics: Some of the most conservative congressmen are going all-out to fight for Trump against Mueller and the Russia investigation

While Trump has spent months seeking to delegitimize Mueller's probe, a group of conservatives has done much of the heavy lifting to combat the investigation. President Donald Trump has gotten a huge boost from a handful of conservative House members in his quest to counter special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. Many of those congressmen […]

Jan 13
2018

Donald Trump: AU ambassadors demand apology from US president over ‘racist remarks’

The Mission demanded a retraction of the statement and an apology from the U.S. leader, Donald Trump. African Union ambassadors to the UN demanded an apology from U.S. President Donald Trump for his racist remark on the people of Africa. The group of over 50 nations in a statement said: “the AU expressed its disappointment […]

Jan 13
2018

Jeff Bezos: World's richest man made richer by $10Billion in 2018

Forbes reports that at the close of the stock market on Friday, January 12, Bezos’s net worth hit the $109 billion. Jeff Bezos has now added a whopping $10 billion to his already overwhelming net worth in the less than two weeks that 2018 began. Bloomberg Billionaires index reveals that Bezos' net worth was $99 […]

Jan 13
2018

Fulani Herdsmen: Abia Governor, Ikpeazu rejects FG’s plans to create cattle colonies

The Chief Press Secretary to the Abia state Governor, Mr Enyinnaya Appolos said that the state does not have enough land to use for agriculture. The Abia state Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has rejected plans by the Federal Government to create cattle colonies for herdsmen in the state. According to The Guardian, the Chief Press Secretary […]

Jan 13
2018

Ycee: Rapper brings the 'Juice' to London with his concert [Photos]

Ycee had a great night in London as he performed his biggest hits which have made him one of Nigeria's new school sensations. Ycee has successfully held his ‘Juice’ concert in London.   The event is Ycee’s first official headline concert in London since his debut in the music industry. It was put together by […]

Jan 13
2018

Politics: Trump's 'shithole' comments throw a wrench into already volatile government shutdown battle

President Donald Trump's "shithole" remark may cause trouble in upcoming negotiations to avert a government shutdown. President Donald Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations as "shithole countries" in an immigration meeting Thursday, lawmakers have said. The remarks sparked an international backlash. They also may cause trouble at home, as difficult negotiations to […]

Jan 13
2018

Love At First Sight: My 1st date & wedding introduction was on the same day – Facebook user

Nigerian Facebook user reveals on second wedding anniversary how his first date became his introduction ceremony. A Nigerian couple had their wedding introduction on their very first date and the Internet is helping them celebrate their second anniversary in some epic style! In a love story like never before shared on Facebook on Friday, January […]

Jan 13
2018

Politics: Trump completes his first physical exam as president, doctor claims he's in 'excellent health'

Dr. Ronny Jackson, who conducted Trump's first physical on Friday, is expected to announce the results on Tuesday. Donald Trump completed his first physical exam as president on Friday. Dr. Ronny Jackson, who performed the exam at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, described Trump as being in "excellent health." Jackson is expected to […]

Jan 12
2018

Politics: A leaked Pentagon document shows that the Trump administration wants to expand the US nuclear arsenal

The leaked document shows that the Pentagon wants to expand the US nuclear arsenal with low-yield weapons, but these weapons are still incredibly dangerous. A Department of Defense document obtained by HuffPost calls for adding "low-yield" nuclear weapons to the US arsenal in order to counter Russia, Iran, North Korea, and other countries. These low-yield […]

Jan 12
2018

Politics: Here’s where Trump’s cabinet went to college

Trump's cabinet is a well-educated bunch — but sometimes not in the fields that their departments are responsible for. President Donald Trump's cabinet has already gone through a couple of changes since Trump took office — Gen. John Kelly has stepped out of his role as Homeland Security secretary in order to become White House […]

Jan 12
2018

Sweet Tooth: How to make chocolate chip pancakes

Probably the yummiest pancakes you have ever made or eaten. With only a few ingredients and about a 5 minute preparation time, these yummy chocolate chip pancakes are on the table in no time! ALSO READ: 5 Instagram worthy restaurants in Lagos Ingredients 1 1⁄4 cups flour 1 tablespoon sugar 1⁄4 teaspoon cinnamon 1 tablespoon […]

Jan 12
2018

EP Review: Maleek Berry will keep you warm on the “First Daze Of Summer”

Maleek Berry’s skill in picking out a convincing melody is the most important part of this project. EP – "First Daze Of Winter"Artist – Maleek BerryRecord Label – Berry's Room (2018)Duration – 20 minutes This is Maleek Berry at his finest. He’s wooing a lady from start to finish, offering his heart, body and spirit […]

Jan 12
2018

Dare2Dream Season 4: Never underestimate the power of learning – Debola Williams

The sixth edition of Dare2Dream masterclass Season 4 was hosted by FCMB, and anchored by Debola Williams, co founder Red Media, a leading communications firm in Nigeria. The sixth edition of Dare2Dream masterclass Season 4 was hosted by FCMB, and anchored by Debola Williams, co founder Red Media, a leading communications firm in Nigeria. During […]

Jan 12
2018

Finance: 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

This is what traders are talking about. Here is what you need to know. JPMorgan beats earnings expectations after accounting for $2.4 billion hit from tax reform. They're the first of the big banks to report in what is expected to be a unconventional earnings cycle for the industry, mostly on account of the late-arriving […]

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