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In the early hours of Tuesday, a fire destroyed the popular Singer market (Kasuwar Singer) located in the metropolis of Kano State. Singer market is the largest market in the state where commodities like sugar, rice, millet, detergent and other consumables are sold. At the time of filing this report, no fewer than five fire tenders were deployed to control the fire and prevent it from spreading to the shops adjacent to the market. This comes five days after a fire destroyed Badume market in Bichi Local Government Area of ​​the state. Efforts to contact the Public Relations Officer of…

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Nigerian Literary Award winner and filmmaker Jude Idada’s latest film titled ‘Kofa’ was screened. African International Film Festival during the week ‘Kofa’, which means door in the Hausa language, tells the story of about eight people who wake up in their underwear to find themselves locked in a room. All they remember are their names. As a gunman moves in to pick them off one by one, they struggle to remember who they are, where they are and why they’re there to come up with an escape plan. Speaking about the inspiration behind the film, Idada said, “The film is…

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…as 19 eagles arrive at camp The Portuguese national team started preparing for the friendly against the Super Eagles at the Cidade do Futebol in Lisbon, PUNCH the reports Our correspondent learned that 26 players, including Manchester United star, Cristiano Ronaldo, Joao Felix, Pepe trained under Fernando Santos on Monday. Rui Patrico, Diogo Dalot, Joao Cancelo, Antonio Silva, Bernardo Silva, Ruben Dias, Nuno Mendes, Vitinha and Bruno Fernandes are also among the players who took part in the training session. “The Portuguese team started training on Monday (friendly for Nigeria) with all the players listed in the World Cup squad,”…

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At least 13 people lost their lives and 13,226 people were displaced in the recent floods that hit Kano State. The Executive Secretary of the Kano State Emergency Management Agency, Saleh Jili, disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Kano late on Monday. Jili also said that a total of 14,364 farmers lost their farm products in the disaster. “A total of 13,226 people were displaced and 14,364 farmers lost their farm products. So, in total, more than 30,000 people have been affected by the flood this year,” he said. According to him, many victims of the flood were accommodated by…

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A comedian, Otaghware Onodjayeke, who goes by the name I Go Save, believes that stand-up comedians have an advantage over skit makers because the latter are only “trending” for a while until another skit maker takes center stage. Onodjaye said Saturday Beats, “Stand-up comedians have an advantage over sketch makers. When a comedy comedy comes out, everyone takes it. But, the moment another one starts ‘in vogue’, people migrate to the new one. “Conditionally, for stand-up comedy, it can be there for 15 years, depending on one’s talent and ability to research and create new material. As far as I’m…

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according to According to reports in Italy, Europe’s top clubs have started making bids for Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen, along with Napoli team-mate Khvicha Kvaratskhelia, ahead of the January transfer window. PUNCH Sports supplement the reports The Partenopei have started the season under Luciano Spalletti after beating Liverpool 4-1 at the top of their Champions League group and moving to the top of the Italian league table with an eight-point lead over champions AC Milan. Napoli will be hoping to be on course for their first Scudetto win in three decades, bringing the La Liga title back to the Campania…

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Nigeria’s Women in Mining said on Tuesday that it was a campaign to bring women and girls into the sectorfill the gender gap. The national president of the association, Janet Adeyemi, stated this at the launch of the Girls for Mining Initiative in Jalingo, the Taraba State capital. Adeyemi said the initiative is aimed at generating interest in the sector among girls to help them explore career paths and actively participate in mining legal activities. He said: “There are limitless opportunities and possibilities in the mining sector. Around 70-80 per cent of everything we use every day is mined, from…

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A model, fashion designer and entrepreneur Tania Omotayo has said she wrote a book titled ‘Sarai’s Culture Day’ to encourage the next generation to embrace their culture and heritage. Statement sent to Saturday Beats, described the book as “warm and uplifting, the perfect starting point for teaching children the importance of embracing their culture and heritage.” It encourages schools across Europe and Africa to have their own ‘culture day’ to learn and showcase their culture and heritage. Omotayo also encouraged the youth to know that their originality is their superpower. She added that she was inspired by her three-year-old daughter…

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NBA Africa Academy star Joy Ighovodja has joined the Oral Roberts University men’s basketball team for the 2023/24 season, head coach Paul Mills has announced. Ighovodja was one of 12 NBA Academy Africa student-athletes who participated in the final season of the 2022 African Basketball League from March to May 2022. The NBA Academy is the 16th NCAA Division-I men’s program in Africa to commit. In total, more than 80 NBA Academy participants have gone on to NCAA D-1 schools and 17 have signed professional contracts. “Joy is a 6-foot-4 lefty with point guard skills and tremendous length for a…

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We visited Omowale Odumu’s father, who memorized the books of 50 legendary ancient writers and regularly read them to people to learn from and inspire them. The father told how their educational journey began, and they explained that memorizing things was just a gift from God, which they did not understand at all. All rights reserved. This material and other digital content on this website may not be reproduced, published, transmitted, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without the prior written permission of PUNCH. Contact: [email protected] Source link

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