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President – Ojo Olakorode Jacob

Senate Chairman – Moti Terngu

Congress Chancellor – Jerry-Ogeme Oghenelukome

NIGERIA LOSE FINAL OF BEACH SOCCER AFCON

Nigeria’s Supersand Eagles have been defeated by Senegal in the final of the Beach Soccer African Cup of Nations (AFCON). The Senegalese side won the game 6-1, following a more clinical performance than their first meeting with Nigeria at the start of the tournament. Despite the second period ending at a respectable 2-1, they went all fangs out in the third and final period to win 6-1. Abu Azeez, who scored four in the 7-6 semi-final defeat of hosts Egypt,…

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2018 BBC AFRICAN FOOTBALLER OF THE YEAR

Mohamed Salah, a forward who plays for Liverpool and Egypt, retains the 2018 BBC African Footballer of the year award, having won the award also in 2017. He beat 4 other contenders this year to the award which was voted for by the public via SMS and also online. The other contenders were Medhi Benatia, Kalidou Koulibaly, Sadio Mane and Thomas Partey. He becomes the first person to win the award in consecutive years since Jay-Jay Okocha won it in…

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TOP CHRISTMAS SINGLES FOR THIS FESTIVE SEASON

So, we’ve talked about Christmas movies and there’s no way we’re leaving the music aspect out. In no particular order, here are some Christmas jingles to light up your celebrations. Without wasting any more time, let’s get to it … All I want for Christmas is you by Mariah Carrey Christmas without you by One Republic Christmas Lights by Cold play It’s the most wonderful time of the year by Andy Williams Jingle Bell Rock by Bobby Helms Santa Claus…

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TOP CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY MOVIES TO GET YOU IN THE FESTIVE MOOD

It’s almost Christmas already and just in case you haven’t realized that or you’re still yet to feel the magic of the festivities, here are a few movies to light up your Christmas mood. 10. The Family stone (2005) This comedy film features an ensemble cast with the likes of Rachael McCadams, Diane Keaton and Sarah Jessica Parker is filled with drama, plot twists and a storyline that will keep you hooked to the end. It emphasizes just how difficult…

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INFORMATION OVERLOAD: AN ERA OF DOOM?

Some years ago, people’s most priced desire was to have access to a large wealth of information. The believe was that this would make life easy and affect their productivity positively. However, it is that wealth of information we have access to today and we are unsure of what to make of it. Information overload takes place when we are exposed to too much irrelevant information. This leads to an unnecessary overstimulation of the brain. Information overload is something not…

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ACUTE MALNUTRITION KILLS 30 CHILDREN IN NASARAWA STATE, 2000 HOSPITALIZED

It’s a public health emergency we have on our hands in the state of Nasarawa. In the last three months, thirty children have been confirmed dead, while more than 2,000 are currently receiving attention for acute malnutrition in various medical centers across Nasarawa State. It was confirmed at a two-day meeting of the state Committee on Food and Nutrition in Lafia. According to Hajiya Halima Yusuf, Nutrition Officer in the Nasarawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency, the children had…

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