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Trump’s leadership failed South Koreans – President Moon Jae-in

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said former President Donald Trump "failed" in his dealings with North Korea because he "beat around the bush" during negotiations, a stunningly undiplomatic public assessment of a fellow world leader delivered during a New York Times interview published Wednesday. Moon said the denuclearization of North Korea is a "matter of survival" for South Korea, and stressed that … Continue reading Trump’s leadership failed South Koreans – President Moon Jae-in

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Did U.S. governors influence the spread of COVID-19?

Could whether your governor is a Democrat or a Republican have influenced how many coronavirus cases and deaths your state has seen during the pandemic? Yes, claim researchers who discovered a strong link between the two -- by late last summer, the odds of dying from COVID-19 was nearly twice as high in states whose … Continue reading Did U.S. governors influence the spread of COVID-19?

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Why US lawmakers are scared of holding sessions at Capitol

The U.S. House of Representatives canceled its planned Thursday session, after the Capitol Police warned on Wednesday that a militia group could be plotting to breach the building that was subjected to a deadly attack on Jan. 6. The House had been scheduled to debate and vote on a police reform bill, but a Democratic aide said … Continue reading Why US lawmakers are scared of holding sessions at Capitol

Being a leader is a privilege

A leader is a servant to all. If you don't have a heart to serve others without looking for reward, you are not a leader If you can't withstand criticism and you can't withstand and survive the havoc of hate speech, you are not a leader . If you don't have the power of forgiving … Continue reading Being a leader is a privilege

Code of Corporate Governance

Code of Corporate Governance According to Frank and Graeme (2005) the followings are considered essential for effective operations of corporate governance in any public limited liability company; 1) Half-yearly financial statement prepared by the management of the entity and subject to a limited scope review (not audited) by the external auditors. Such a review should … Continue reading Code of Corporate Governance

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Books are unarguably one of the most powerful things you can own. They broaden your view of the world around you and guide you through the path of possibilities. And what more? Reading the right book empowers you with years of experience and enhances your ability to generate some mind-blowing ideas of your own. According … Continue reading Trending books you should read now

Presidential aides denied access to Aso Villa after attending Abba Kyari’s burial

Some top aides of President Muhammadu Buhari have been denied access into the Presidential Villa in Abuja after returning from the burial of late Chief of Staff to Buhari, Abba Kyari, on Saturday. The burial at Gudu Cemetery was attended by a large crowd – most of whom had no nose mask or hand gloves … Continue reading Presidential aides denied access to Aso Villa after attending Abba Kyari’s burial

Xi Jinping’s statement during G20 Virtual Summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday delivered a speech titled "Working Together to Defeat the COVID-19 Outbreak" at the Extraordinary G20 Leaders' Summit via video conference from Beijing, calling on major economies to take collective action against COVID-19 and restore confidence for global economic recovery. Below is the full text: Your Majesty King Salman bin … Continue reading Xi Jinping’s statement during G20 Virtual Summit

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EFFC gets warrant to arrest former Nigerian Attorney-General

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has obtained a court order to detain  a former Attorney-General of the Federation, Mohammed Adoke, for 14 days. A Federal Capital Territory High Court granted the order following EFCC’s application for remand order. Adoke was handed over to the EFCC by Interpol on Thursday and taken into custody for … Continue reading EFFC gets warrant to arrest former Nigerian Attorney-General

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Danjuma calls on Nigerians to wake up and save themselves

Nigeria's former Minister of Defence, Lt. Gen Theophilus Danjuma (retd), has said that the country was at a very disturbing bend in its journey as a sovereign state. Danjuma, who spoke on Thursday at the launch of a book by the Nigerian Tribune in Ibadan, Oyo State, stated that happenings in the country outside public … Continue reading Danjuma calls on Nigerians to wake up and save themselves