Pavlyuchenkova defeated world number 85, Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia, 7-5, 6-3, with the unseeded Krejcikova fighting back from the brink to outlast Sakkari 7-5, 4-6, 9-7 after three hours and 18 minutes.
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Though he described the period as a dark chapter in Nigeria’s chequered political history, Atiku said Nigerians must not lose the lessons “as we build our democracy to greater heights.”
De La Hoya is nearly 12 years removed from his last fight against Manny Pacquiao, one in which he quit on his stool after the eighth round in December 2008.
A statement by the presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, says that television, radio stations and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority and Radio Nigeria for the broadcast.
The spokesman of the President, Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement on Friday.
In her Democracy Day message, Mrs Tinubu said: “I congratulate the government and citizens of Nigeria at home and in the diaspora on the commemoration of the commencement of the fourth republic, and the longest chain of civilian rule our country, Nigeria, has witnessed.
In a statement by its secretary-general, Chief Willy Ezugwu, to commemorate Democracy Day, CNPP noted that the APC-led government has carried on “theoretically” in the last six years as pro-June 12, but has, in practice, exhibited anti-democratic tendencies, either by oversight or consciously.
Mr Nami said this on Friday in Abuja when he appeared before the House of Representatives Public Accounts Committee investigating alleged tax waivers granted to three foreign firms operating in the country.
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, at ceremony on Friday in Abuja said that the project would help to sanitise the system in the region
The chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Senator Ali Ndume, made this known after the closed door screening of the Chief of Army Staff, Major-General Farouk Yahaya.
In his Democracy Day message, Saraki noted that democracy is not the absence of military rule or the routine conduct of elections, but that the real end product of democracy should be good governance – which he said Nigeria’s democracy has not given birth to.
In his Democracy Day message, Tinubu said democratic good governance offers the only reasonable solution to the challenges confronting Nigeria.
Even the great President Abraham Lincoln attests to the inclusiveness of the democratic process and describes it as “the government of the people, by the people and for the people”. A quote that has reverberated the world over and Nigeria is not left out.
She believes the suspect is getting off “too easy.”
Abiiola-Castello said long before President Muhammadu Buhari came in as the President of Nigeria, Aregbesola, who was then the Governor of Osun State, had embarked on what she described as a one-man campaign, which pressed for recognition for Abiola as winner of that election and indeed to be recognised as a former president.
Prophet Emmanuel Kobi has spoken the truth and he has spoken for millions. I commend his courage. Sadly Pastor Kris Okotie of Household of God Church International has taken another course and confirmed Kobi’s concerns about the nature of the African.
Akinwuntan spoke during a courtesy visit by the President and Council members of the Institute to Ecobank Nigeria’s head office on Victoria Island.
It said people of the South West would neither support, tolerate or join such protests, as the June 12 Democracy Day should be for celebration and not protests.
Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu has been appointed as the Director of Army Public Relations.
In the letter jointly signed by its president, Dr Eromonsele Idahosa, and other officials of the association, NIDOA expressed concerns over the security situation in the country.