Posts Tagged ‘World’

Nigeria Wins Fifa U-17 Soccer; Ajiboye soars on Eaglets' wings

Written on September 9th, 2007 by
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THE DAY REPLAYED as Nigeria Wins Fifa U-17 Soccer - Penalties. One word, but one which brings so many memories of jubilation and despair. For the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria, they will look back fondly on the spot-kicks taken at the final of the FIFA... Read More | Share

Nigeria maintain triumphant progress at FIFA U-17 World Cup Against Argentina

Written on September 2nd, 2007 by
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Nigeria are through to the semi-finals at the FIFA U-17 World Cup Korea 2007 after defeating Argentina 2-0 at the Cheonan Sports Complex on Sunday 2 September. The Africans now meet Germany or England for a place in the Final.Read... Read More | Share

Mandela and 'The Elders' aim to save the world

Written on July 18th, 2007 by
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Nelson Mandela and five other senior statesmen will today form themselves into a team of international troubleshooters called "The Elders". The initiative, funded by Sir Richard Branson, will be launched in Johannesburg during celebrations... Read More | Share

Behold the New Seven Wonders of the World!

Written on July 14th, 2007 by
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Voters have picked the new Seven Wonders of the World. Mexico... Read More | Share

World Bank board debates Wolfowitz`s fate – as he is booed by he is own staff

Written on April 13th, 2007 by
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Wolfowitz on the ropes Leader Friday April 13, 2007 Guardian For an organisation meant to serve the poor, the World Bank looks embarrassingly wealthy, in a huge concrete and glass building just three blocks from the White House. The problem,... Read More | Share

'Outrage' at World Bank Over Colleague's Generous Salary

Written on April 9th, 2007 by
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The World Bank rank and file were most upset by our recent column noting that Shaha Riza, linked romantically with bank President Paul Wolfowitz, got some curiously hefty raises upon being detailed to work at the State Department -- but remaining on... Read More | Share

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