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ACCA, FITC sign pact on capacity building


Ife Ogunfuwa The Association of Certified Chartered Accountants and Financial Institution Training Centre have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop the financial competence of business executives in the country. While finalising the pact in Lagos, the Chief Executive Officer of ACCA Global, Helen Brand, said the collaboration would ensure a more consolidated approach in […]

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Putin toured the Center’s exhibition of World War I relics and met with students of the Russian Classical Gymnasium
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The Russian foreign minister visited Cairo on Monday
Rafael Nadal launched his pursuit of a record 10th French Open title in convincing fashion, while defending champion Novak Djokovic eased to victory under the gaze of new coach Andre Agassi, AFP repor
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