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Balogun set to extend his contract with Glasgow Rangers after he and Gerrard reach agreement

SUPER Eagles centreback Leon Balogun has indicated that he plans to extend his stay at Scottish Premier league giants Glasgow Rangers at the end of the season when his contract is expires because he is enjoying his time at the club.

 

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Rochas vows to show Uzodinma he has a stronger political base as Igbo governors sue for peace

FORMER Imo State governor Senator Rochas Okorocha has vowed to show his successor Governor Hope Uzodinma that he has the strongest structure on the ground in response to his recent arrest in Owerri.

 

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Are Nigerians aware of the fact that the global leather industry is currently worth about $500bn a year and the raw material used in the sector is cattle hide?

Ayo Akinfe

As we debate the creation of cattle ranches across Nigeria, are we aware of the fact that the global leather goods market was valued at $414bn in 2017, it is expected to reach $629.65bn by 2025? Here are the top 10 producers worldwide.

(1) China produces 6.17bn square feet of leather goods and accounts for 25% of global output

(2) Brazil produces 2.36bn square feet of leather goods and accounts for 9.5% of global output

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Enoch Adeboye disassociates himself from online message criticising Fulani herdsmen

REDEEMED Christian Church of God (RCCG) general overseer Pastor Enoch Adeboye has disassociated himself from recent prayer points published on social media attributed to him in which he attacked Fulani cattle herdsmen.

 

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Military aircraft enroute to Minna crashes in Abuja killing all onboard after reporting engine failure

FEARS are growing that Nigeria may have witnesses another tragedy involving dozens of deaths after a chartered aircraft believed to be carrying military personnel crashed in Abuja this morning killing everyone on board.

 

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Benin Republic’s President Patrice Talon should be named African of the Year for trying to revive Kwame Nkrumah’s dream of a united West Africa

Ayo Akinfe

(1) For the first time in a long while, I was feeling very inspired yesterday when I read of President Talon’s proposals about how he would like to see Benin Republic merge with Nigeria and become her 37th state

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Benin Republic accelerates plans to merge with Nigeria and create a combined robust economy

PRESIDENT Patrice Talon of Benin Republic has announced plans to step up preparations to allow his country to merge with Nigeria as part of a regional alignment programme aimed at forming more economically viable nation states.

 

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Governor Uzodinma defends his decision to invite soldiers to confront Ipob in Orlu

GOVERNOR Hope Uzodinma has stood by his decision to invite the Nigerian Army to put down protests in Imo State saying that the soldiers will remain in Orlu until they have routed the Indigenous People of Biafra (Ipob) group.

 

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It is up to these governors of Nigeria’s six largest states to resolve the current herdsmen crisis with each of them setting aside 5,000 square kilometres of land for a mega ranch

Ayo Akinfe

(1) In Niger State, Governor Mohammed Bello Niger is sitting on a total land mass of 76,363 square kilometres. He should open a ranch that straddles Mokwa and Mashegwu local government areas that have a combined acreage of 13,520 square kilometres. Its headquarters should be in Mokwa where a feed compounding plant and abattoir should be built

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Social development minister warns Covid-19 could lead to another 10m Nigerians falling into extreme poverty

NIGERIA'S minister for humanitarian affairs and social development Sadiya Farouq has warned that the coronavirus pandemic could drag another 10m people into extreme poverty by the end of 2021.

 

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