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COMING SOON: The Favourite

Release date:November 23, 2018 Studio:Fox Searchlight Pictures Director:Yorgos Lanthimos MPAA Rating:R (for strong sexual content, nudity and language) Screenwriters:Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara Starring:Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz, Olivia Coleman, Mark…

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NEW MOVIE: At Eternity’s Gate

Release date:November 16, 2018 Studio:CBS Films Director:Julian Schnabel MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for some thematic content) Screenwriters:Julian Schnabel, Jean-Claude Carriere Starring:Willem Dafoe, Oscar Isaac, Rupert Friend, Mads Mikkelsen Genre:Drama, Biography Plot Summary:…

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NEW MOVIE: Speed Kills

Release date:November 16, 2018 (limited; VOD: Nov. 16) Studio:Saban Films Director:John Luessenhop MPAA Rating:R (for language, some violence and drug material) Screenwriters:John Luessenhop, David Aaron Cohen…

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COMING SOON: The Christmas Chronicles

RELEASE DATE:November 22, 2018 STUDIO:Netflix DIRECTOR:Clay Kaytis MPAA RATING:N/A SCREENWRITER:Matt Lieberman STARRING:Kurt Russell, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Oliver Hudson, Judah Lewis, Darby Camp, Lamorne Morris GENRE:Comedy, Fantasy, Family Plot Summary: The story of sister…

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NEW MOVIE: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Release date:November 16, 2018 Studio:Warner Bros. Pictures Director:David Yates MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for some sequences of fantasy action) Screenwriter:J.K. Rowling Starring:Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Zoe…

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COMING SOON: Green Book

RELEASE DATE:November 21, 2018 STUDIO:Focus Features DIRECTOR:Peter Farrelly MPAA RATING:PG-13 (for thematic content, language including racial epithets, smoking, some violence and suggestive material) SCREENWRITERS:Peter Farrelly, Nick…

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COMING SOON: Ralph Breaks the Internet

RELEASE DATE:November 21, 2018 STUDIO:Walt Disney Animation Studios DIRECTORS:Rich Moore, Phil Johnston MPAA RATING:PG (for some action and rude humor) SCREENWRITER:Phil Johnston STARRING:John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jane…

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NEW MOVIE: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

RELEASE DATE:November 16, 2018 STUDIO:Netflix DIRECTORS:Ethan Coen, Joel Coen MPAA RATING:R (for some strong violence) SCREENWRITERS:Ethan Coen, Joel Coen STARRING:Tim Blake Nelson, Zoe Kazan, Liam Neeson, Tom Waits GENRE:Western Plot…

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Despite Government policies Nigeria will soon be largest importer of rice

A report by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has predicted that Nigeria’s rice imports will jump 13 per cent next year to a…

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Why NCC is blaming GSM subscribers for the problem of unsolicited SMS

For their supposed unwillingness/refusal to report incidents of unsolicited text messages from network providers, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday said network subscribers are to…

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No agreement was signed with GE on $2.7 billion railway project – FG

Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transportation, has addressed the pulling out of General Electric (GE) from the Nigerian railway concession project. According to the Minister, the Nigerian government did not sign…

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NDIC says ten Banks account for 87% of banking fraud

Ten Deposit Money Banks accounted for about 87.63 per cent of fraud and forgeries that occurred in the banking sector in the 2017 fiscal period….

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E-transactions fraud to hit N6.1 trillion by 2021

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed that electronic banking fraud in Nigeria will hit N6.1 trillion by 2021. This was made known by…

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Nigerians react as NBS claims lack of funds is delaying unemployment report

Nigeria’s Statistician-General and CEO of the National Bureau of Statistics, Dr Yemi Kale, on Tuesday, November 13th, made a rather controversial Twitter post informing Nigerians…

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Federal Government raises $2.86 billion from Eurobond

In a notice posted on its website, the Debt Management Office (DMO) has announced Nigeria’s successful raise of $2.86 billion through its latest Eurobond. This is the…

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Buhari makes new appointments [Full list]

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of five Chief Executive officers and two Executive Directors of some Federal Agencies. This was disclosed in a statement…

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I Go Dye writes again to Buhari, seeks answers to Abacha loot

Popular Comedian, I Go Dye, has again written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on the state of the nation. The Comedian took to…

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Court rules on Buhari’s positions as both President, Minister of Petroleum

The Federal High Court Abuja has held that President Muhammadu has not violated the constitution by mere proclaiming that he is the Minister of Petroleum….

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What Buhari told visiting CAN leaders in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari, has stated that his vision and objectives for Nigeria are very clear and he is on course to achieving them. Buhari said this…

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Oyo govt rebuilds Yinka Ayefele’s Music House

Oyo State Government has begun rebuilding Yinka Ayefele’s Music House which was demolished on August 19, 2018. The house is also the office for Ayefele’s Fresh…

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