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Also, Mrs Titilola Akonobi explained that all South African's enterprises were successful in Nigeria while the opposite was the case in South Africa, adding that shunning South Africa business interests in Nigeria was apt.
Some Christian communities have used shunning as a way to control membership and adhere to biblical teachings.
Two years ago he upset traditionalists when he apologised to divorcees who had been shunned by the Roman Catholic church and went on to ask forgiveness for shunning needy people in society.
trade officials note that Argentine exporters are shunning traditional products such as grain and cattle for soybeans.
Youngsters in the Granite City are shunning an active social life in a bid to save up cash.
Being an "enemy of the people" in China results in penalties far more serious than shunning. Their hesitation allowed the spread of a virulent infection to other parts of the world and appears uncontrollable in China at this moment.
BUSINESSES in Merseyside and the North West are shunning the experts, and it is costing them thousands of pounds in lower profits, says a survey carried out by Business Link, an arm of the government's Department of Trade and Industry.
Suppose, instead of shunning him, his fellow students cornered him in the student union to discuss Kant and Jesus and Buber and whether he has a little sister himself.
The priest urged the students to be good ambassadors of their families and schools by shunning drug abuse, examination malpractice, cultism and other vices in their interest and for the overall development of the society.
Commercial banks in Kenya are shunning some sectors of the market in order to reduce their losses.
Instead, it is a wellcrafted mystery centering on the character of Aidan MacAllister, a musical child prodigy who became a legendary bard, shunning the warrior destiny of his royal ancestry.
This is by shunning truancy, absenteeism and other sharp practices and to be committed in their duties post.
Global Banking News-May 9, 2012--Wealth management businesses shunning Americans(C)2012 ENPublishing -
Global Banking News-June 6, 2011--Consumers shunning banking services in Zimbabwe(C)2011 ENPublishing -
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and Interior Secretary Eduardo Ano on Wednesday called on the public to protect the country's gains as an independent nation by shunning the local communist movement.