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Falcons protest in Abuja as Buhari orders payment of allowances

Solomon Dalung, to ensure that the players were paid today. Nigeria's Super Falcons have been promised to be paid $25,000 by the presidency on Friday after a week of protest. The Super Falcons Wednesday stormed the National Assembly protesting the refusal of the Nigerian Football Federation to pay their entitlements. They have done us proud and we congratulated them.


Banks New Target in Kashmir, Cops Clueless

Banks New Target in Kashmir, Cops Clueless

Police said four gunmen entered the Ratnipora branch of the J&K Bank Ltd in Pulwama and decamed with the money. Also, the security personnel briefly faced a hostile crowd of local youth who allegedly hurled stone at them, a report said. The amount of cash looted from the bank was not known immediately as officials were yet to make formal estimates. On November 21, four armed masked men robbed Rs 13 lakhs in old currency note from a bank in Malpora, about 100km from Srinagar .



'Walking Dead' Star Sonequa Martin-Green Lands 'Star Trek: Discovery' Lead

Now is as good a time as any to admit I've never seen Star Trek . Getting the view coming from a different perspective, this is how the showrunner envisioned " Star Trek: Discovery ". Actor Anthony Rapp , from Rent fame, has also been cast as science officer Stamets, also making history as Star Trek's first openly gay character.



Trump picks his Interior chief, a supporter of more drilling

Navy SEAL. The choice of Zinke for the role, which involves responsibility for USA federal land, has been praised by fossil fuel interests encouraged by Trump's commitment to support gas extraction, but prompted varied reactions from environmental groups concerned about wildlife preservation, The Hill reports .



Facebook will start telling you when a story may be fake

Facebook has said it will introduce tools to prevent fake news stories from spreading on its platform, following rising criticism it did not do enough to combat the problem during the lead-up to the USA presidential election. And given Facebook's repeated insistence that it is NOT. Storeis can be marked fake by Facebook's third party partners or select users. Below the headline there will be a red label that says "disputed by 3rd Party Fact-Checkers".


National panic in Nigeria as MMM gets frozen

National panic in Nigeria as MMM gets frozen

He explained that most participants would want to cash out their money for the festive period and that would lead to a breakdown of the system as it is a mutual aid community of individuals helping individuals ... A development consultant, Jide Ojo, told The Guardian that the craze for Ponzi schemes in the country is the result of hunger and poverty in the land, as people would readily justify their action by the popular cliché "Life itself is a risk".