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30 Aug 2021
Universal's slasher film "Candyman" has topped North American box offices in its opening weekend, with an estimated $22.4 million take nearly equal to its production budget, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Sunday. Analysts said that three-day total surpassed expectations for an R-rated film opening in the Covid-19 era -- and with powerful Hurricane Ida depressing…
9 Aug 2021
With Covid-19 fears again depressing North American moviegoing, new Warner Bros./DC superhero film "The Suicide Squad" led the weekend box office but took in only an estimated $26.6 million, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Sunday. The film dubbed a pseudo-sequel to 2016's major hit "Suicide Squad," again featured A-listers Margot Robbie and Viola Davis, but…
16 May 2021
The re-envisioning of our International Mission engagement as in North America and our Chaplaincy in the UK and Europe is being done. Due to some operational issues
29 Nov 2020
The Church of Nigeria has changed its mission in North America from the Convocation of Anglicans in North America (CANA) to the Church of Nigeria's North American Mission (CONNAM). The mission is currently made up of two Dioceses: the Anglican Diocese of the West (ADW), led by Bishop Felix Orji, and the Anglican Diocese of…
5 Apr 2019
“The wealth of nations depends upon an infinite variety of causes” Alaxander Hamilton. At the moment, “Wealth, Poverty and Politics” is the title of the book that I am reading. The author is Thomas Sowell, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. My strong desire to unravel the apparent mystery behind why nations such…
12 Feb 2019
In a single generation, climate patterns will shift hundreds of kilometres in the United States, according to a study tracking the northward drift of hotter climes brought on by climate change and global warming. In two generations, or sixty years, the US capital will become as muggy as Memphis or Jackson, Mississippi, if current trends…
10 Feb 2019
Never mind what the title here says. The Afri CANS will win at the end, and not at the end of time either. They will win ultimately after a struggle long and bitter. They will win. Never give up. Never give up on your country. Never give up your country. It is the season of…
19 Jan 2019
Turkish Airlines, which recently announced its passenger and cargo traffic results for December 2018, reached 80.2 per cent load factor in that month. Growth in the number of passengers, revenue per kilometer and load factor, is an important indicator of the continued growing interest in Turkey and Turkish Airlines at the end of the year…
5 Dec 2018
To contain possible outbreak of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and the like, Nigeria and over 40 other countries have begun proactive measures with support from World Health Organisation (WHO). Chief executive officer of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, told journalists yesterday that “simulation for a global pandemic response involving…
26 Mar 2018
The host of the 2026 World Cup is set to be revealed on June 13, FIFA said Monday as it published the official details of bids from Morocco and a joint one from the United States, Mexico and Canada, currently the front-runner.
4 Feb 2018
Indigenes of Abia State resident in North America and the United Kingdom have joined individuals and groups canvassing for Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s re-election in 2019. The group, under the aegis of Okezuoabia of North America/U.K., the apex socio-cultural organisation of Abia State patriots and progressive professionals in U.S.A., Canada and the United Kingdom, endorsed the…
24 Jan 2017
Jarre on Monday announced his first-ever tour of the United States and Canada to begin on May 9 in Toronto. The nine dates will include New York's Radio City Music Hall.


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