UK Promises To Return Loot To Nigeria, Repatriates 70 Million Pounds

United Kingdom said it has repatriated £70 million stolen by an unnamed Nigerian citizen who was convicted in an Italian court. British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Arkwright, who revealed this to reporters in Abuja on Monday, however, declined to disclose the identity of the person involved in the offence. He said, “There was an Italian court case with a particular person involved. A portion of the fund has been in the UK and that was the portion that was returned recently from the UK to Nigeria. So, it’s…

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Ronaldo Wins UEFA’s Goal Of The Season Award

Juventus player, Cristiano Ronaldo, has been announced as the winner of the 2017/18 UEFA Goal of the Season award. Ironically, it was Ronaldo’s overhead kick for Real Madrid against his current club, Juventus, that got him his latest award. The announcement was made by the UEFA Champions League on its website. The football league said that “Ronaldo’s strike, which was applauded on the night by his opposing – and it turned out future – fans, topped the poll with nearly 200,000 of the total 346,915 votes. He succeeds his new Juve…

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2019: Jang Joins Presidential Race

By Akinwale Kasali No doubt, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has a long walk ahead as the 2019 polls draw nearer. The top echelon of the party led by the Chairman, Uche Secondus, will have an herculean task of choosing the candidate that will hoist the party’s flag as the race for who clinches the presidential tickets thickens. No fewer than 15 people have indicated interest of becoming the party’s flagbearer come 2019 for the presidential seat. Latest to join the list of aspirants his, Senator Jonah Jang, former governor…

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Legacy Initiative International Holds Unity and Peace Confab

Gen. Ike Nwachukwu,Chief (Mrs) Opral Benson,Alhaji Muazu Abubakar and Chief Kenny Martins

In an effort to ensure unity, peace and social harmony in both Christians and Muslim religion, a non-governmental and political group, the Legacy Initiative International on Thursday 23rd of August 2018, organised a stakeholders forum in  Lagos to chart a  way forward.  Legacy Initiative International is an organization seeking to bridge the communication gap, that clearly exist on some national issues between the leadership of these faith groups, especially on political issues through constant interaction. Following are some personalities present at the event By Uche Nwosisi.

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