Monthly Archives: October 2019

40 years Restriction on Iranian Women Uplifted They can now watch live football in the Stadium.

#news# Iranian women fans are free to enter a football stadium Thursday for the first time in decades after Fifa threatened to suspend the Islamic republic over its controversial male-only policy. Iran has barred female spectators from football and other stadiums for around 40 years, with clerics arguing they must be shielded from the masculine atmosphere and sight of semi-clad

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Elumelu to Japan: Partner with us in Empowering African Entrepreneurs

Originally posted on MyNewsBite:
Chairman of Heirs Holdings and Founder of Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony Elumelu, has charged the Japanese Government to invest five per cent of its $50 billion commitment to Africa in empowering African entrepreneurs. Elumelu, who stated this at the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD 7) in Yokohama, urged Japan to learn from the…

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IMF, World Bank to Buhari: Your Claims on Economic Recovery Not True

Originally posted on MyNewsBite:
World Bank and International Monetary Fund Wednesday faulted Nigeria’s economic recovery claim, and listed Nigeria among some African countries with weak economic recovery. The World Bank’s stand was contained in the 20th edition of Africa’s Pulse, World Bank’s twice-yearly economic update for the region. “Beyond Sub-Saharan Africa’s regional averages, the picture is mixed. The recovery in…

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