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Full text of Mitt Romney’s concession speech

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November 7, 2012 by Agency Reporter 28 Comments ROMNEY: Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you, my friends. Thank you so very much. (APPLAUSE) Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. I have just called President Obama to congratulate him on his victory. His supporters and his campaign also deserve congratulations. ROMNEY: His supporters and his campaign also deserve congratulations. I wish all of them well, but particularly the president, the first lady and their daughters. (APPLAUSE) This is a time of great challenges for America, and I pray that the president will be successful in guiding our nation. (APPLAUSE) ROMNEY: I want to thank Paul Ryan for all that he has done for our campaign. (APPLAUSE) And for our country. Besides my wife, Ann, Paul is the best choice I’ve ever made. (APPLAUSE) And I trust that his intellect and his hard work and his commitment to principle will continue to contribute to the good of our nation. (APPLAUSE) I also want to thank Ann, the love of…

Maduka vows to recover Capital Oil debt

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The President, Coscharis Group, Dr. Cosmos Maduka, has vowed to get back all the money allegedly owed him by the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Mr. Ifeanyi Ubah. Maduka, in a document made available to our correspondent on Tuesday, said, “Given the fact that I earned every kobo through my sweat, I will collect my money to the very last kobo. I vow to pursue this matter to the end. “I and my family will fight with everything to ensure that Ubah repays all the money he owes me. God is my witness.” Maduka claimed in the document that he entered into a joint venture business agreement with Capital Oil for the importation and sale of petrol. The basis of the joint venture agreement was that he would provide the funding for the importation, while Capital Oil would be responsible for the importation logistics as well as handle the sale of the product. Capital Oil’s role, according to the document, was to obtain Petroleum Import Permits required…

You are here: Home / Sports / Ref called Mikel monkey — Chelsea Ref called Mikel monkey — Chelsea

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The race-row that has engulfed Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg intensified further on Wednesday as two Chelsea players claimed they heard him call teammate Mikel Obi a ‘monkey’. It has emerged that the pair of unnamed stars say this is what happened during their match with Manchester United on Sunday — but the official categorically denies making any racist comments. Clattenburg has been accused of saying to Mikel, ‘Shut up you monkey’ as he booked him for dissent as well as calling Juan Mata a ‘Spanish t***’ in their 3-2 defeat at Stamford Bridge. Mystery had surrounded what Clattenburg actually said to Mikel – until these allegations were made Wednesday morning. But a source close to the referee told The Sun, “He said nothing of the sort – and he will fight this all the way. “There is a lot of noise on the pitch and the players could have easily misheard.” Meanwhile, Chelsea’s race case against Clattenburg is in serious danger of collapsing completely after it emerged …