Yet lack of qualified labour remains a challenge.
A Federal High Court Lagos on Wednesday fixed Feb. 13 to hear a suit by ex-first lady, Patience Jonathan against the EFCC seeking to unfreeze her account. Also joined in the suit are; Skye Bank Plc, a
23 Rada lawmakers who established the ‘European Ukraine’ group in the Rada wrote an open letter to Pres Poroshenko demanding that the incumbent comply with his campaign promises, Viktor Chumak says in
The rock supergroup Audioslave on Wednesday announced its first concert in more than a decade as part of protests against Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration. Audioslave — fronted by
A pro-Biafra group on Wednesday announced its intention to hold a rally in Nigeria in support of Donald Trump on his inauguration day as US president. Hundreds of protests against Trump are expected t
As of this year, new and more specific rules apply for the separation of biodegradable elements from municipal waste. Composting is one of the two ways to dispose of biodegradable waste.
A pupil killed at least three people and injured five when he opened fire on his classmates at a high school in northern Mexico on Wednesday, an official said. The boy fired at fellow pupils in the No
The 2 Div. Nigerian Army, Ibadan, on Wednesday paraded six suspects for allegedly killing Col. Anthony Okeyim, former Commandant, Command Secondary School, Apata, Ibadan. The lifeless body of Okeyim w
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, seeking the confirmation of his reappointment of Mr. Aghatise Erediauwa as Executive Director of the Nigerian Deposit Insuranc
Despite the unified front that many couples present to the outside world, a trip to the family home may reveal that they actually sleep in separate rooms; and where they share a room, one may opt to s
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is to investigate the health status of the Managing Director of Ontario Oil and Gas Ltd, Mrs Ada Ugo-Ngali, who slumped in the dock at an Ikeja High Court
A UAE court on Wednesday sentenced three people to up to five years in prison after convicting them of belonging to a “terrorist organisation,” state media said. The Abu Dhabi-based Federa
Turkish-owned real estate developer Opus Land sold homes totaling EUR30 million last year in Cosmopolis residential compound in northern Bucharest, up 10% compared with 2015.
It is not correct to classify the activities of the blogger Alexander Lapshin as freedom of speech, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, told Trend Jan. 18.
Dutch foreign minister Bert Koenders has welcomed Tuesday’s speech by British prime minister Theresa May in which she gave more...
A group of Delft nudists who were fined from being naked in a popular Delft recreation spot in 2013 have...
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba said he will announce the fate of almost 200 000 Zimbabweans residing and working in SA at the appropriate moment.
An Iraqi jihadist was one of the suicide bombers who blew himself up outside the Stade de France during the November 2015 attacks on Paris, a French intelligence source said on Wednesday.
It will be mostly sunny in most of Slovenia on Thursday with south-eastern parts covered by more cloud. In the morning light snow is possible in those parts. The strong bora wind in the south-western
The kidnappers of the Director of Finance of Isa Local Government in Sokoto State, Alhaji Bello Bodinga, and three others have demanded for a N250m ransom. Bodinga was on Monday abducted by nine gunme
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today met with European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic in Davos.
The number of football clubs who have been brought up in the historic sex abuse enquiry which has rocked the sport has risen by 100 in the past month to 248 in figures released on Wednesday. The clubs
Ukraine on January 11 completely used its annual quota for duty-free honey exports to the European Union (EU) in 2017, according to the Agrarian Policy and Food Ministry's press service.
A 38-year- old unemployed man, Hussein Mohammed, defecated in the dock at an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday while standing trial for alleged theft of a motor cycle valued at N65,000. The accuse
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic in Davos, Switzerland.
Russia is the main threat to the “liberal” world order, US Vice President Joe Biden told the Davos elite on Wednesday, in his final speech before leaving office. Biden used the big stage o
American jewelry retailer Tiffany & Co. posted a 14 percent drop in holiday sales at its Fifth Avenue store, citing post-election traffic disruptions. Read Full Article at RT.com
The House of Representatives on Wednesday said it would investigate the accidental bombing of an Internally Displaced Persons camp in Borno by the Nigerian Air force. This followed unanimous adoption
The highest Dutch administrative court on Wednesday gave the go ahead to the cull of thousands of fallow deer living...
A Russian Communist Party MP has announced plans to draft a law that would allow alterations to the constitution, such as re-introducing the notion of state ideology in the form of “pat
Part of successive governments' devolution strategy has involved transfering the responsibility for ecological land (REN) to local councils which now are at liberty to reclassify these areas to suit
Discount retailer Penny Market, controlled by German group Rewe, will open 20-25 new stores this year, following investments of EUR70 – 80 million, according to Daniel Gross, Rewe Romania managing d
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Senate on Wednesday finally approved the revised version of the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper. The upper chamber of the National Assembl
The SBI TOP blue chip index of the Ljubljana Stock Exchange edged up for the second day in a row on Wednesday, closing 0.04% higher at 733.30 points. Reinsurer Pozavarovalnica Sava topped the winners&