Rochas Okorocha of Imo State. The governors of Yobe and Plateau states were also represented at the meeting. He, however, declined comment on the agenda of the meeting. The president had last week appointed a national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to reconcile aggrieved members of the party. Blueprint Weekend can report that no fewer than 12 state chapters of the party are now embroiled in one wrangling or the other but the mostly pronounced is the Kaduna, Kano and Kogi ...
Thompson ended with a message of hope. Yet, words is all we were afforded proceeding the Valentine's Day massacre . A law enforcement expert explained to me this week that students who are evacuated from a school where shots have been fired are told to raise their arms as they run to safety so police can see that they don't have a gun in their hands.
He emphasised upon increasing representation in the hierarchy of the Congress of women and members belonging to the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Backward Classes. The Congress has, in the recent past, faced many questions, especially from rival BJP, on the lack of internal democracy in the party. The steering committee will function in place of the working committee of the party,"AICC general secretary Janardan Dwivedi said in a statement".
He argued that USA officials also have said no country influenced the 2016 presidential election results. In a midafternoon tweet, he wrote that Russian Federation began its operation before he even announced his candidacy and that its efforts did not affect the election results.
South Korean skeleton slider Yun Sung-bin takes a start in the first of the two runs in the men's skeleton competition at Olympic Sliding Centre during the PyeongChang Winter Olympics on February 15, 2018. South Korean skeleton star Yun Sung-bin is set for a coronation as the new king of the sliding track on Friday. Yun Sung-Bin is in position to make history.
Seventeen lives have been lost, more than a dozen people have been hospitalized. Trump said he originally planned to visit the Parkland area on Sunday or Monday, but decided he didn't want to wait. Lori Alhadeff's 14-year-old daughter Alyssa was killed during the shooting. "Let's protect Barron", she said on CNN, referring to Trump's own 11-year-old son.
Byanyima said the commission would "look into our culture and our practices" and set up a vetting system for its staff and urged all victims of abuse to come forward. There is also talk of Oxfam losing some of its funding; the organization has already agreed to stop bidding for government funding within the UK.
The study did not find that the ratio of FEV1 to FVC declined more rapidly in women who cleaned than in those who did not. From their forced vital capacity, home cleaners lost an extra 4.3 milliliters a year and occupational cleaners lost an additional 7.1 milliliters a year.
She's active on Instagram , Twitter and Facebook . - Olympic 10,000-metre speedskating champion Ted-Jan Bloemen on how his move from the Netherlands to Canada boosted his career. That's not what we're here for. He took advantage of the opportunity, and finished with a score of 97.75, taking home his first gold medal since 2010.
The number of people seeing a health care provider for flu symptoms is nearly as high as 2009, when the flu hit pandemic levels . Although the majority of flu-related deaths in IN have occurred in individuals age 65 and older, almost 78 percent of the influenza-like illnesses reported to ISDH this year involve individuals age 24 and younger, according to the ISDH.
According to the Center for Disease Control , in the fall, 90% of flu cases were Influenza A. However, Influenza B is now on the rise, making up nearly half of Arizona cases last week. The study looked at more than 4,500 children and adults with acute respiratory illness (ARI) associated with the flu between last November and February at five U.S.
Oppenheimer Asset Management Incorporated holds 0.01% or 5,825 shares in its portfolio. Cinedigm Corp. (NASDAQ:CIDM) has risen 29.23% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. 23 funds opened positions while 40 raised stakes. On 2/28/2017 Kilroy Realty announced a quarterly dividend of $0.38 1.93% with an ex dividend date of 3/29/2017 which will be payable on 4/12/2017.
The 100 Best Companies to Work For ranking also included repeat appearances from Lakeland, Fla. -based Publix Super Markets , at No. 47 (21st last year), and Woodland, Calif. In Centre County, Sheetz has six stores in the Centre Region and locations in Benner Township, Centre Hall and Philipsburg. Established in 1952, Sheetz now has 565 locations in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and North Carolina.
Karnataka government's lawyer has said that "farmers in both states must be happy" with the verdict. Though Tamil Nadu has said that the verdict has "disappointed" them, the SC's decision which will now remain in force for 15 years has got enormous relief to residents of Karnataka.
The Russian forward was recalled by the Leafs in mid-November due to a clause in his contract that required him to be on the National Hockey League roster or he would be eligible to return to the KHL. Also appearing in 52 games for Toronto's AHL affiliate, Soshnikov scored 18 goals, dished out 10 assists and posted a plus-26 with the Marlies. For Soshnikov, this trade means a fresh start with a team that could use some scoring depth of its own and where he has a chance to potentially have ...
The Supreme Court bench, headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, resumed the case hearing from February 8. At the last hearing, the apex court summoned the secretaries of the interior and foreign ministers, and the Federal Investigation Agency director general to inform the court about possible measures to bring former ambassador Husain Haqqani to Pakistan.
For now, the findings are limited to mice, but they provide hope that humans may one day benefit from the same treatment. There have been previous attempts to develop drugs that inhibit BACE1, but these have mostly failed owing to unacceptable side-effects, such as liver toxicity and eye problems.
Zuma's nine-year presidency came to an end on Wednesday, when the 75-year-old announced that he would heed an ANC order and stand down ahead of a scheduled no-confidence vote against him in parliament. The ANC national executive committee meeting on Monday chose to recall Zuma as the president and gave him until Wednesday to resign from the top post.
Four more people in Maine died from the flu last week, but the number of confirmed cases dropped week-over-week, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The Port Orange Police Department said it lost a longtime employee and friend Tuesday due to complications related to the flu. "We have become aware that there have been three deaths where flu is definitely a contributing factor to the deaths", she said.
Pennsylvania has become the thirtieth state that is allowing its people to get medical marijuana , while twenty two states among all the listed thirty states that have approved rolling out market for the drug, are allowing it strictly just for the medical purposes and other eight are permitting anyone of their residents to use marijuana for any objective.