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Etisalat Nigeria Chairman, Hakeem Bello-Osagie, Resigns

The Chairman of Etisalat Nigeria Limited, Hakeem Bello-Osagie, has resigned his position. The resignation takes immediate effect. PREMIUM TIMES confirmed the development, saying the decision followed “the approval of a restructuring plan for the telecommunications firm.” Mr. Bello-Osagie, the one-time ...

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Nollywood Get N420 Million Grant From FG

The Federal Government says it has released N420.2 million to the Nigeria film industry popularly called Nollywood to improve and support aspiring practitioners. According to a statement issued by the Deputy Director of Information, Federal Ministry of Finance, Patricia Deworitshe, ...

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DEPORTATION: 23 Nigerians Sent Packing From UK

Barely 48 hours after 23 Nigerians were deported from Spain, the United Kingdom government has sent another 28 packing. The deportees were accused of committing immigration-related offences in the country. They arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMlA), Lagos, ...

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Facebook Hits Two Billion User Mark

Facebook said Tuesday it now counts two billion active monthly users, as the social giant’s founder Mark Zuckerberg highlighted his new mission — not just connecting people, but helping them find common ground. “As of this morning, the Facebook community ...

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