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Diego Maradona: Argentina legend reportedly banned by FIFA

For his gesture in the game between Nigeria and Argentina, Maradona has been sanctioned by FIFA. Diego Maradona has reportedly been banned by FIFA from his ambassadorial role over his antics in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Group D game between Nigeria and Argentina. The Argentine great is among the FIFA ambassadors for the tournament in Russia and was in …

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TSTV: 5 things to know about satellite TV coming to Nigeria

Prospective TSTV customers will get to watch La Liga, EPL, UEFA champions league and other exciting content, but don’t get too excited yet. TSTV has created a major buzz since they announced their offerings to Nigerians. They are saying they aren’t in direct competition with the current operators offering similar services, rather they are here to offer added services which …

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Bitcoin: Morocco arrests British dealer wanted in US

Police said only that a 49-year-old Briton had been detained in the northern city of Tangiers on Wednesday. Moroccan police have arrested a British dealer in virtual currency Bitcoin wanted on fraud charges in the United States, a source close to the investigation told AFP on Thursday.Police said only that a 49-year-old Briton had been detained in the northern city …

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Nigeria Customs Service (NCS): Customs records N486bn revenue in 6 months

Attah said that the service also recorded 3,798 seizures with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of over N7 billion from January to June. The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has recorded a revenue figure of N486 billion from January to June, as against the N385 billion realised in the same period in 2016.Mr Joseph Attah, the Public Relations Officer, NCS, gave …

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In France: Paris tourism alive and kicking again after terror attacks

Tourists are increasingly refusing to give in to fear of being caught up in a jihadist attack such as the November 2015 bloodbath in the French capital and flocking in droves once more. High-kicking dancers are enthralling full houses again at the Moulin Rouge and art lovers are swarming the Louvre as Paris enjoys a tourism revival after plummeting numbers …

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Etisalat: CBN says brand remains strong

Emefiele said this while fielding questions from newsmen at the end of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting of the CBN on Tuesday. Mr Godwin Emefiele, Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says that Etisalat, one of the four biggest telecommunication companies in Nigeria remains strong with a solid revenue base.Emefiele said this while fielding questions from newsmen at the …

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Godwin Emefiele: CBN not ready to cut interest rates, says Governor

Emefiele said reducing interest rate would be a bad idea due to the country’s inflation rate, which is at a high 16%. The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has disclosed that the apex bank is not ready to reduce the country’s interest rates at the moment.The governor was speaking at a lecture titled “The dilemma …

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Dieselgate: Scandal drags on for Volkswagen and Bosch with new payouts

Volkswagen admitted in September 2015 to building so-called “defeat devices” designed to hoodwink regulatory emissions tests. German carmaker Volkswagen and auto parts supplier Bosch on Wednesday announced payouts to US buyers of vehicles affected by the “dieselgate” scandal, in a bid to put the American chapter of the tale behind them.Volkswagen admitted in September 2015 to building so-called “defeat devices” …

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Shell: Company nets profit more than doubles in 2016

Net profit for the full year came in at $4.58 billion (4.23 billion euros) compared with $1.94 billion for 2015. Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday said profit after tax more than doubled in 2016, helped by a recovery for oil prices in the fourth quarter.Net profit for the full year came in at $4.58 billion (4.23 billion euros) compared with …

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Used Car Dealer Sales Tricks Exposed

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