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Naija Lottery Begins Operations With 1,500 Point Of Sales

  Naija Lottery, the trade name of the International Lottery Gaming Limited (ILGL) in Nigeria has commenced operations in Lagos and other states across the country with 1,500 point of sales This followed the granting of a -10 -years duration grade A national license by the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC). The company stated that […]


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Collapsed 5 Storey Building Kills 17, Injures 11 In Lekki

About 17 people have so far been confirmed dead and 11 injured, as a five-storey building under construction collapsed at Chisco Bus-Stop opposite Oando Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. An eye witness told AbelNews that the five storey building collapsed in the early hours of Tuesday following a heavy wind that accompanied the rain that same […]


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Lufthansa All Women Crew Flies To New York From Frankfurt, Munich

Lufthansa almost women only crew on International Women’s Day, operated five of the Lufthansa Group’s long-haul flights to New York from Frankfurt, Munich, Geneva, Vienna and Brussels. Today, March 8th, five flights of the Lufthansa Group with 63 female and one male crew member will depart Frankfurt, Munich, Geneva, Vienna and Brussels for New York. […]


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Exxon Mobil Donates Breast Cancer Clinic To LUTH

Mobil Producing Nigeria in Joint Venture with the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has supported the construction of a one-stop breast care clinic for women in Lagos, Nigeria, through the Run for Cure Africa (RFCA) Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO). Mobil Producing Nigeria is an affiliate of ExxonMobil The Breast Care Clinic is a ground-breaking facility, which […]


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Oil Prices Hit 2016 High, Rise Above $40/bl

The price of Brent crude Monday rose for the sixth consecutive trading day in a row, hitting a 2016 peak of over $40 a barrel, as buyers were encouraged by talk that the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) was targeting a higher anchor price after a sell-off that has lasted nearly two years. The […]


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FRSC Releases Preliminary Report On Ocholi’s Deadly Road Crash

  The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has revealed in its preliminary report that the auto crash which led to the death of Nigeria’s Minister of Labour and Employment, James Ocholi and his son was caused by tyre burst. Recalled that Ocholi’s wife who was also in one of the accident vehicles died in a […]


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Starwood Hotels In Nigeria Celebrates Women In March

…Partners Pandora, Babor As part of efforts to commemorate International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day in March, Starwood Hotels in Nigeria comprising Sheraton, Le Méridien and Four Points® by Sheraton brands are offering special packages for women throughout the month of March. Speaking on the celebration ,the Area General Manager for Starwood Hotels in Nigeria, […]


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U.S. Strikes Al Shabaab Training Camp In Somalia, More Than 150 Killed

The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al Shabaab, following U.S. intelligence on preparations for a large-scale militant attack, the Pentagon said on March 7, 2016. REUTERS/Feisal Omar/Files The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing […]


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Buhari To Open 16th Annual Nigeria Oil & Gas Conference

…Event To Attract Industry Professionals, Investors, Governments, Financiers President Muhammadu Buhari has been confirmed to deliver the Presidential address at this year’s edition of the Nigeria Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibitions (NOG16) in Abuja, the organisers of the event, CWC Group has revealed. According to some oil and gas industry players, the President’s participation […]


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UK Based Coy Begins Independent Audit On Bristow’s Operations

…As Airline Confirms Payment Of Initial Compensation To Victims’ Families As part of its commitment to safety, Bristow Helicopters said that Aviateq International Limited, a United Kingdom based company has commenced the auditing of the rotary wing giant’s operations. The independent audit by Aviateq AbelNews learnt will last for one week This is just as […]