• APC: Nigerian workers, key drivers of Nigeria's development
APC: Nigerian workers, key drivers of Nigeria's development

Another worker, Mr Gregory Olatunji, General Secretary, National Union of Lottery Agents and Employees Lottery Union, told NAN that to achieve a new wage would take a lot of struggle because of the division in the labour centres. "We shall ensure that governments that refuse to pay the new minimum wage will not receive the support of the workin...

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  • Gilead Sciences (GILD) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.19 EPS
Gilead Sciences (GILD) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.19 EPS

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.3 percent. The institutional investor is holding 264,492 shares, compared to the 310,085 from the previous quarter. GILD registered $40.38 million net activity with 0 buys and 19 selling transactions since January 2, 2018. ( NASDAQ : GILD ) for 53,602 shares. The insider Meyers James R sold 100,000 sha...

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  • IPL: Mumbai win toss, elect to bowl against RCB
IPL: Mumbai win toss, elect to bowl against RCB

Pandya had bowled full tosses in the very first over, including a no-ball, leaking 13 runs off just one legal delivery. Big hitting West Indian all-rounder Keiron Pollard, in his twilight years, has been out of form and was dropped in the last game .

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  • California Sues Trump's EPA Over Weakened Clean Car Rules
California Sues Trump's EPA Over Weakened Clean Car Rules

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt last month announced that the EPA was rolling back an Obama-era plan to almost double federal fuel efficiency standards by 2025 to about 50 miles per gallon. First, the suit alleges that the EPA violated the Administrative Procedures Act, which prohibits "arbitrary and capricious decisions"; and second, that it ...

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  • CDC: Tick, Mosquito-Borne Infections Surge in US
CDC: Tick, Mosquito-Borne Infections Surge in US

Zika was the most common disease transmitted by ticks, mosquitoes and fleas reported in 2016, with 41,680 cases reported, followed by Lyme disease , with 36,429 cases, nearly double the number in 2004. The number of reported diseases from ticks more than doubled during the study period and accounted for more than 60 percent of all reported cases....

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  • Armenian opposition to gather at parliament for PM vote
Armenian opposition to gather at parliament for PM vote

To be elected as prime minister Pashinyan needs to win 53 votes in the 105-member National Assembly. The next prime minister will replace Serzh Sargsyan, who led Armenia as president for 10 years and left office on April 9 because of term limits.

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  • Kylie Jenner Rents Out Six Flags Theme Park for Travis Scott's Birthday
Kylie Jenner Rents Out Six Flags Theme Park for Travis Scott's Birthday

Also in attendance, according to a tweet by one of the park's attendants , were Kim Kardashian and Kanye West , fresh off Teigen's party the night before, as well as Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall Jenner . "He hasn't been working much and is instead focused on spending time with Kylie and Stormi", the source adds. The television persona...

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  • Vikings Exercise 5th-Year Option for Trae Waynes
Vikings Exercise 5th-Year Option for Trae Waynes

At 39, Newman is the oldest active defensive player in the league. BC-FBN-Vikings-Newman, 1st Ld-Writethru, 220Vikings re-sign Terence Newman , NFL's oldest on defenseAP Photo NY161, NY901Eds: Updates with details, photos. At this rate, he has a shot at the position's age record, set when 42-year-old Darrell Green played for Washington in 2002...

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  • FIFA 18 gets free FIFA World Cup Russia content
FIFA 18 gets free FIFA World Cup Russia content

Since 1998, EA Sports has released a dedicated game for the World Cup. These amendments to article 44, paragraphs 1 and 3, of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Regulations are still subject to approval by the FIFA Council at its next meeting, scheduled to be held in Bogota, Colombia , on 16 March.

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  • How Analysts Feel About Paragon Banking Group PLC (LON:PAG)?
How Analysts Feel About Paragon Banking Group PLC (LON:PAG)?

JP Morgan maintained the shares of BOY in report on Thursday, May 11 with "Neutral" rating. Federated Incorporated Pa reported 4.21 million shares stake. Separately, Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 300 ($4.18) price target on shares of CLS in a report on Tuesday, March 13th. Investec maintained Playtech plc (LON:PTEC) on Fr...

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  • Five healthy habits to live by
Five healthy habits to live by

But for those who adopted all five low-risk factors, life expectancy at age 50 was projected to be 43.1 years for women and 37.6 years for men. Specifically, they looked at how the following five behaviors affected a person's longevity: not smoking, eating a healthy diet ( diet score in the top 40 percent of each cohort), regularly exercising...

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  • The HSE confirm 17 women affected by the CervicalCheck controversy have died
The HSE confirm 17 women affected by the CervicalCheck controversy have died

O'Carroll said. He said all are expected to have been informed by Tuesday. Harris said he hoped the HSE or the State would not defend any other cases there may be similar to the Vicky Phelan case. CervicalCheck's Clinical Director Dr Gráinne Flannelly stepped down from her position over the weekend, saying that she is sorry that recent event...

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  • APC members defect to PDP in Bayelsa
APC members defect to PDP in Bayelsa

Ali Modu Sheriff is neither here nor there. However, the National Publicity Secretary of the ruling party, Bolaji Abdullahi , through a three-paragraph statement directed Modu-Sheriff to join the party in his ward. "I am very grateful to all our brothers and sisters for taking the decision to return but while you were away, our party became very...

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  • Toyota Motor Corporation (TM) Analysts See $2.61 EPS on May, 9
Toyota Motor Corporation (TM) Analysts See $2.61 EPS on May, 9

Production of both models is set to take place in China next year, marking Toyota's first overseas production of PHEVs. The PHEV versions of Corolla and Levin sedans were showcased with their launch slated for 2019. It is expected to be a game changer for electric vehicles. The company is also exploring fuel-cell vehicles with a Mirai test progra...

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  • Maiduguri: Troops repel invasion, attack by Boko Haram insurgents
Maiduguri: Troops repel invasion, attack by Boko Haram insurgents

The police said the attack was repelled "after a fierce gun battle" and firing of tear gas. "Normalcy has been restored in the area". Theatre Commander of the counter-insurgency initiative, Operation Lafiya Dole , Rogers Nicholas, issued a statement explaining how the insurgent was prevented from entering Jidari Polo area by a combined team of...

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  • BC Government introduces cannabis legislation
BC Government introduces cannabis legislation

But it would be up to each municipality to determine if and where recreational marijuana can be sold, and whether it is sold in private or government stores, or a mix of both. "And they have the teeth and the powers to actually bring everybody into compliance quickly and sort of end the craziness that's out there in the province".

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  • IPL: Hyderabad beat Rajasthan
IPL: Hyderabad beat Rajasthan

The Rajasthan Royals are all set to take on the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the first of the two encounter of VIVO IPL lined up for today (April 29). Gowtham started with a boundary off the first ball as RR now needed 17 off 5 balls. The visitors lost their way after both batsmen departed in quick succession to post 151-7 - not a massive total to ...

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  • Warning issued in London after toxic caterpillar outbreak
Warning issued in London after toxic caterpillar outbreak

The forestry Commission of great Britain is asking residents who notice tracks, not to approach him and to inform the Commission where they saw the places of a congestion of insects. Every year around mid-April, the caterpillars start emerging from eggs and begin building nests consisting of "white, silken webbing" on oak trees.

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  • Nigeria's Buhari in the U.S. ahead of meeting with Trump
Nigeria's Buhari in the U.S. ahead of meeting with Trump

Speaking from Blair House, the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, noted that the meeting between Presidents Trump and Buhari will center on security especially on the fight against terrorism among others.

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  • Mumbai bounce back against CSK
Mumbai bounce back against CSK

Sharma scored an unbeaten 56 off just 33 deliveries in a Man of the Match performance , to take his team out of the bottom spot and into sixth position on the points table . Ishan and Dhoni both come from the same state - Jharkhand. He ended the night with figures of 2/26 and an economy rate of just 6.50 against a unsafe CSK batting line-up.

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