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POWER OF INNOVATION COMES ALIVE.........As Emirates evaluates innovative winter weather technology

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"My definition of 'innovative' is providing value to the customer"-. Mary Barra


DUBAI, U.A.E., 28 February 2017 Emirates has started field-testing an innovative decision support technology that allows it to better manage operations, safety and environmental performance in the face of extreme and disruptive winter weather.  Working with Vaisala, a market leader in environmental and industrial measurement services based in Finland, Emirates has rolled out testing of the CheckTime decision system for winter weather at Copenhagen and Chicago. CheckTime uses real-time measurements of a number of factors such as temperature, wind and precipitation type from precision weather sensors to accurately estimate the impact of prevailing weather conditions on de- and anti-icing fluids on the aircraft and then communicates the results to pilots via the ACARS system on the aircraft. CheckTime replaces a procedure where pilots manually use a combination of holdover timetables, informat…

Late Sage,Awolowo Legacy Lives On...All Roads Lead For March 6th Awo Prize For Leadership Lecture

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By Mike Cerutti Osagieyoungchief@yahoo.com



It is simply amazing!
Long after the death of the late sage,Chief Obafemi Awolowo in the late 80's his memories has continued to linger on endlessly

No politician in his category currently enjoys the posthumous glitz and pageantry Awo enjoys today- this is highly commendable


And  come Monday, March 6,  a  historical lecture to commemorate the annual Obafemi Awolowo Prize for Leadership award will be held in his memorial


This was disclosed to us  by the Executive Director of the Obafemi Awolowo Foundation, Ambassador Olatokunbo Awolowo Dosumu,- a pillar of the late sage foundation

Amb Dosunmu  who is also a co-chairman of the African Newspapers of Nigeria (ANN) Plc said that the third edition of the award would not come up as scheduled based on the recommendation of the selection committee.
Awolowo Dosumu noted that two eminent citizens of the world, Professor Wole Soyinka, and former President of South Africa, Mr Thabo Mbeki,

had won the previou…

History Made As Dangote Foundation Redeem Pledge.. Hands over N7.2bn Renovated MM Specialist Hospital To Kano Govt

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 Special  Charity Report
 by Mike Cerutti
E:youngchief@yahoo.com





The attainment of success in this world of today can be traced to nothing more than determination and long term planning.

 Only last year then Chief Executive of the Dangote Foundation, now Executive Director Ms Halima Dangote has said that the ongoing construction of a multi-billion naira state-of-the-art Operating Theatre and Diagnostic Centre at the Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, Kano will be completed this  year.

Ms Dangote, who disclosed this when her team visited the Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, then  said the Operating Theatre and Diagnostic Centre will cost the Foundation N7 billion.


 And true to her words,the Dangote Foundation last weekend historically handed over the upgraded maternity ward at the Murtala Muhammed Specialist Hospital in Kano State, which cost N7.2bn.

The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation, Zouera Yousuffou, alongside Executive Director of the founda…
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RISING NIGERIAN FEMALE STAR, BOOBOOSHA SET TO LIGHT UP WORLD FILM FESTIVAL IN AUCKLAND, Newtown and Christchurch festival, BOOBOOSHA , MAKING OF New Star

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BIG PAY DAY AWAITS KONTOKO FANS TODAY

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GTBank Gets TripleHonors at Euromoney Private Banking Awards

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