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Biafra: Nigeria’s Vice-President Says Secessionists and Ethnic Inciters Will ‘Face Full Force of Law’

Ethnic tensions have been on the rise after a northern Nigerian group called for the expulsion of Igbos, an ethnic group that made up the majority of the population of Biafra......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 19th, 2017

Biafra: Nigeria"s Vice-President Promises Hate Speech Crackdown as Ethnic Tensions Rise

Yemi Osinbajo called for an end to incitement after a call for ethnic cleansing that evoked the Biafran war, in which 1 million people were killed......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 14th, 2017

Cover story: Meet the honorees for MBJ"s CFO of the Year awards (private company large)

Executive vice president, chief financial officer and secretary, First Citizens National Bank What company does: Full-service community bank What your job entails: Managing overall financial functions of the bank, its holding company and subsidiaries.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals6 hr. 14 min. ago

Nigeria is Putting Biafra Leader Nnamdi Kanu On Trial, But He"s Been Missing for Weeks

Kanu’s wife says she fears the worst as tensions between the Nigerian government and secessionists continue to rise......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 17th, 2017

‘Have to take temporary pain for long-term gain’

The country has to face temporary pain for long term gain, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said today on the current economic scenario. He said that the global economy has slowed down and even China i........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 29th, 2017

Pro-Trump media goes on offense for President

President Trump's supporters in the media came out in full force this weekend, supporting the President after he called for the firing of NFL players who have chosen to raise awareness of racial injustice by kneeling during the national anthem......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 24th, 2017

Pro-Trump media goes on offense for President in NFL controversy

President Trump's supporters in the media came out in full force this weekend, supporting the President after he called for the firing of NFL players who have chosen to raise awareness of racial injustice by kneeling during the national anthem......»»

Category: topSource: moneySep 24th, 2017

Apple’s iPhone X Has Face ID — But Will It Work If You Wear Sunglasses?

'It's really amazing!' Apple's Senior Vice President of Softwar.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 15th, 2017

Biafra: Nigeria President Buhari Must Meet Nnamdi Kanu, Says Former Leader

Nigeria’s first democratically-elected president says that the country cannot afford another war......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 15th, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump supporters fume over apparent DACA about-face | Biden rips Trump in op-ed

President Donald Trump’s supporters are fuming over his apparent about-face on ‘dreamers’; former Vice President Joe Biden blasts Trump in an op-ed; Hillary Clinton calls for abolishing the Electoral College; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2017

Snap spiked after Apple demoed its new face tracking live on stage (SNAP, AAPL)

Apple Snap's stock quickly made gains as Apple's Senior Vice President Craig Federighi demoed Snapchat live on stage during Apple's iPhone X event on Tuesday. Snap spiked more than 2% higher as Apple used Snapchat to show off its new face tr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 12th, 2017

Berkeley speech: Rahul flays demonetisation, GST; read full text here

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday conceded that his party had become a bit arrogant in 2012, but he also attacked several of the present govt's initiative.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 12th, 2017

NewsWatch: From ‘heroic’ to ‘slap in the face,’ reactions to Trump’s pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio

President Donald Trump’s decision to pardon former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, convicted of violating a court order to stop detention of undocumented immigrants, generated a firestorm of reaction. Here’s a look at the full spectrum of those comments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 26th, 2017

Capitol Report: From ‘heroic’ to ‘slap in the face,’ reactions to Trump’s pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio

President Donald Trump’s decision to pardon former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, convicted of violating a court order to stop detention of undocumented immigrants, generated a firestorm of reaction. Here’s a look at the full spectrum of those comments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 26th, 2017

Phila. Land Bank gets its first full-time executive director

On Tuesday, the board of the Philadelphia Land Bank voted to make Angel Rodriguez, vice president of Asociación Puertorriqueños en Marcha (APM), the nascent institution’s new executive director. The appointment is hugely significant for the la.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2017

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari Orders Military to Crush Insurgents But Biafra Separatists Vow to Fight On

Buhari is keen to crush dreams of an independent state of Biafra. But the dreamers aren’t going quietly......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 23rd, 2017

New York tax collectors say Manafort kin owe the state money

Paul Manafort's daughter and son-in-law—both caught up in one of the myriad controversies swirling around the former campaign manager to President Donald Trump—face a sizable New York... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 10th, 2017

By a hair, Senate votes to debate GOP health care bill

With Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the Senate voted by a hair Tuesday to start debating Republican legislation to tear down much of the Obama health care law. The vote gives... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 25th, 2017

Jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane dies at age 85

Costume jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane, whose creations caught the fancy of high society and the QVC crowd alike, has died in New York. He was 85. The executive vice president of Lane's company,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 21st, 2017

Missing President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari Receives Visit From His Deputy. Why Now?

Buhari has been away for two months. Is his vice president, Yemi Osinbajo, preparing to succeed him?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2017

Chase bank systems down, causing customer frustrations

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is having technical difficulties across the country, leaving customers unable to access accounts via the bank's website and mobile app. The bank is working to restore full access, said Maura Cordova, vice president of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2017