APC planning change of name, PDP alleges
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) is planning to change its name because of its failure and that of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.The opposition party claimed that APC leaders, who were already troubled by the post-Buhari’s disastrous tenure in office, were planning to adopt a new name in order to deceive Nigerians once again.The PDP said false claims that opposition members were trooping into their party, would not save the APC from crashing.The party said only those who had lost relevance with the people, having betrayed their cause...
‘Somebody Is Making Profit On My Name’
Zlatan IbrahimovicZlatan Ibrahimovic has claimed “somebody is making profit on my name and face” through EA Sports’ popular video game FIFA.The AC Milan striker called out FIFPro and FIFA on Twitter on Monday night as he ordered an investigation into who permitted the game to use his name and face.The 39-year-old wrote on the social media platform, “Who gave FIFA EA Sport permission to use my name and face? @FIFPro? I am not aware to be a member of FIFPro, and if I am, I was put there without any real knowledge through some weird manoeuvre. And for sure I never allowed FIFPro to make money usi...
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‘Ramos is writing his name into Real Madrid’s history books’ – Casemiro loving life alongside iconic captain
Sergio Ramos is “writing his name in the history books” at Real Madrid, says Casemiro, with those working alongside an iconic defender delighted to have him on their team.A World Cup winner moved to Santiago Bernabeu from Sevilla back in 2005.Since then he has taken in 660 appearances for the Blancos, hitting 100 goals, and has played a leading role in five La Liga title wins and four Champions League triumphs.Many of his outings for Real have come as captain, with records tumbling around him as Ramos has also taken his collection of Spain caps to 178.Goal 50 Revealed: The best 50 players in t...
Dota 2: SirActionSlacks' New Team, Arkosh Gaming, Revealed
We finally know the name of all players who will try to save the NA Dota 2 scene.Ever since COVID-19 became a thing, most of the competitive Dota 2 regions became less active than before. As a result, Jake “SirActionSlacks” Kanner decided to create a team that will try to save the NA Dota 2 scene.Unlike Europe and CIS, the North American Dota 2 scene doesn’t have that many events. Moreover, the tournaments that take place there usually don’t provide a lot of money compared to those in EU, which can reach up to $500K USD.Consequently, many NA teams have either disbanded or they’ve decided to sw...
Villar firm changes name
The board of the Villar Group’s listed socialized housing and deathcare business Golden Bria Holdings Inc. has approved the change of the name of the firm.In its disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, the company said it is changing its name to Golden MV Holdings Inc.The company needs two-thirds approval vote of its shareholders for it to effect the new name.The company did not state the reason for the name change.This is not the first time that the company changed its name following its initial public offering in mid-2016, when it was still known as Golden Haven Memorial Park Inc.In Oct...
Remembering Pope John XXIII, a true friend of the Jews – opinion
Pope John XXIII, known as “The Good Pope,” was born 139 years ago, on November 25, 1881.His real name was Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli and his birthplace was Sotto-il-Monte, a picturesque village close to Bergamo in Italy.He had 12 siblings, and his parents were hard-working farmers. The Roncalli family was aristocratic but Angelo was born into the poor branch. Unlike his predecessor, Pius XII, he lacked any meaningful bonds with the Roman Catholic Church hierarchy.In 1904, he was ordained as a priest and at the same time obtained his doctorate in canon law. His first appointment was as personal s...
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Barack Obama Releases His 2020 Playlist
Former President Barack Obama tweeted a star-studded motivational playlist that shared a name with his new memoir A Promised Land. The song selection featured talent that ranged across decades and many genres.On November 16, just a day before his memoir would be released, Obama tweeted an accompanying playlist of songs that he says motivated him during his presidency. The caption read, “Music has always played an important role in my life – and that was especially true during my presidency. In honor of my book hitting shelves tomorrow, I put together this playlist featuring some memorable song...
This is how to change your name and Riot ID in Valorant
Anyone can do it.
Sometimes players want to switch up their in-game names. Luckily, it's quite easy to do so in Valorant, Riot's new tactical first-person shooter.How often can you change your name in Valorant? Players can change their Valorant display name once every 30 days. Valorant players can change their tagline every 30 days as well, according to their Riot ID FAQ blog.Since players can only change their ID once every month or so, make sure it's a name that can be enjoyed for that duration of time.What is a Riot ID?The in-game Valorant name is actually a player's Riot ID. This is a combination of a playe...
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GEOQUIZ: Which state is known as the Green Mountain State?Answer: Vermont. The state’s name comes from two French words, “vert” meaning green and “mont” meaning mountain.———©2020 Chicago Tribune
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The name of the village is ironic. Provident, according to one dictionary, means making provision for the future, being prudent. Another dictionary defines it as having or showing foresight; providing carefully for the future.Indeed, a Google search reveals that the word is a favorite name of banks. Apparently, even here, we once had a bank named Provident Bank and it developed Provident Village in a flood plain. That doesn’t sound like the bank lived up to its name by showing no foresight at all.I checked with an expert, Mahar Lagmay of the UP Resilience Institute and he confirmed: “Yes, it i...