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Environmental, Social, and Governance Considerations in Credit Rating

  In conducting rating assessment, Credit Rating Agencies look at a number of factors, including the institution’s existing level of debt, its character, its financial liquidity, a historical demonstration of…

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Assessing Nigeria’s Credit Outlook in 2022

2022 began with a largely positive credit momentum, reflecting favorable financing conditions and a powerful economic recovery. However, this could be derailed if persistently high inflation pushes central banks to…

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LCC To Resume Tolling At Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge

The Lekki Concession Company (LCC) Limited has disclosed plans to recommence toll operations at the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge on April 1. This is coming about 18 months after tolling was…

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In Name change, Hamilton effects Mother’smother’s surname, Larbalestier

Lewis Hamilton has announced he is in the process of changing his name to include his mother's surname - Larbalestier. The Formula 1 star, 37, who is about to begin…

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Traci Braxton, Sister of Toni and Tamar Braxton, Dead at 50: ‘We Are Family Forever’

Traci Braxton, a singer who was the sister of Toni and Tamar Braxton, has died, PEOPLE confirms. She was 50. Toni, 54, announced the news of her sister's death in a statement shared…

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Prince Harry will not return to UK for Service of Thanksgiving event honoring Prince Philip

Prince Harry will not be traveling to London to attend a service honoring the life of  Prince Philip later this month. The Duke of Sussex's spokesperson confirmed he would not be attending the…

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US pays $2M monthly to protect Pompeo, aide from Iran threat

  The State Department says it’s paying more than $2 million per month to provide 24-hour security to former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a former top aide, both…

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The world’s oldest male gorilla, has died at Zoo Atlanta

Ozzie, the world's oldest male gorilla and the third-oldest gorilla in the world, died Tuesday at Zoo Atlanta, the facility announced. He was 61. The 350-pound western lowland gorilla's cause…

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Rapper, Cardi B wins defamation lawsuit against YouTuber Tasha K

  A jury on Monday awarded Grammy award-winning rapper, Cardi B,  $1.5 million in punitive damages, $1 million for general damages -- such as pain and suffering or reputational injury…

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Tesla’s Elon Musk to get Richer in Stock Awards

It's been a rough start to 2022 for the world's richest person. He's not too worried, though. Elon Musk's holdings of Tesla stock have lost about $30 billion this year through…

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