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NYAKO: PROBE PANEL SUBMITS REPORT TODAY

He has case to answer – Assembly Governor rushes back to Abuja There may be no soft landing for embattled Adamawa state Governor, Murtala Nyako, as the panel setup by […]

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Chibok girls: Insurgents renew demand for prisoners’ swap

Members of the Boko Haram sect have renewed their clamour for a tradeoff with the Federal Government to free the abducted students of Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok in Borno […]

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Link with Boko Haram: We’re ready for probe – APC

All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday broke its silence over the attempt by the United Kingdom, UK Parliament to probe its alleged link with Boko Haram sect. In a formal response […]

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No plan to liquidate insurance companies – NDIC

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By   9 hours ago

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC has denied claims that it is seeking powers to liquidate insurance companies and (or) terminate the insurance firms’ licences. It explained that as a […]

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EcoBank launches Premier Banking service in Nigeria

By   10 hours ago

ECOBANK Nigeria has unveiled its dedicated banking service delivery christened Premier Banking Service targeted at high net worth customers of the bank. The Ecobank Premier Banking personalizes banking services that […]

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Computer village shuts down to protest allege government harassment

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The Phone and Allied Products Dealer Association of Nigeria, PAPDAN has said it will begin a shutdown of the computer village to protest alleged harassment of business owners at the […]

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Sterling Bank flags-off pan Nigeria ATM activation

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IN its effort to further deepen the use of ATM as alternative channel for banking transactions in Nigeria and in line with its Corporate Social Responsibility leaning towards enriching lives, […]

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GTBank emerges Best Bank in Nigeria & Africa at 2014 Euromoney Awards

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AFRICAN Bank of the year; Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been recognized as the ‘Best Bank in Nigeria’ and ‘Best Bank in Africa’ at the 2014 Euromoney Awards that held […]

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West African leaders, EU agree on economic partnership

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By   1 day ago

Sixteen West African heads of government have agreed to sign the economic partnership agreement, EPA, with the European Union, EU, taking into account the differences in the level of development […]

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Unending battle for soul of Edo Assembly

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By   7 hours ago

Members of the Edo House of Assembly have taken the crisis rocking the Assembly to the courts for resolution, but have equally been ignoring court injunctions that do not favour […]

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Nigerians urged to support plans to privatise refineries

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Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN on Saturday urged Nigerians to support the Federal Government’s plan to privatise the nation’s refineries. Mr. Ajayi Adebayo, new Chairman of IPMAN, Ejigbo […]

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Stop blaming us for your failures, Fayose tells APC

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By   11 hours ago

Ekiti State governor-elect, Mr Ayo Fayose, has called on the All Progressives Congress, APC, to face the reality of its rejection by the people of the South-West geo-political zone and […]

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A’Ibom: SSG’s largesse tears youths, elders apart

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By   11 hours ago

Youths and elders in Esit Eket council of Akwa Ibom are now at daggers drawn following disagreement over the collection and sharing of money given to them by the Secretary […]

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Nigeria’s GDP for 2013 stands at 5.49% – NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS has revised Nigeria’s actual Gross Domestic Product, GDP growth rate for 2013 to 5.49 per cent at the conclusion of its rebasing exercise, down […]

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2015: Imo deserves a better governor —Ex minister

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By   12 hours ago

The former minister of Interior and All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA governorship aspirant in Imo State, Capt. Emmanuel Iheanacho says the state was dire need of a governor whose administration […]

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NFF Crisis: What FIFA Told FG Delegation

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By   8 hours ago

Contrary to reports in a section of the media, the Federal Government delegation sent to Brazil to brief FIFA on the recent crisis that engulfed Nigerian football was well received […]

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Ameobi close to Australian move

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After enjoying life at the World Cup in Brazil, Ameobi’s luck could be extending even further, with the possibility of more fun in the sun, if Sydney follow up their […]

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Vidal, Angel Di Maria, Hummels on Man United wanted list

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INCOMING Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is hoping to match his Old Trafford entrance with a number of spectacular transfer coups. Van Gaal who will say his farewells to […]

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Onazi pleased with injury progress

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BBC Sport, Rio Nigeria international Ogenyi Onazi says he is making good progress after his World Cup was ended by a late tackle from Blaise Matuidi during France’s win over […]

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Julio Cesar hangs up int’l boots

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Brazil keeper Julio Cesar has hinted that their 0-3 defeat to the Netherlands in the World Cup third-place play-off in Brazilia on Saturday was his last game with the Seleçao. […]

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Brazil media brand hosts ‘ridiculous’ after Holland third-place defeat

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Brazil’s third-place play-off against Holland on Saturday was a chance for a redemption following their jaw-dropping 7-1 humiliation to Germany in the World Cup semi-finals. However, in Brasilia the horror […]

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I worked as Richard Mofe-Damijo’s PA for over two years – Bovi

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By ,   5 days ago

Comedian Bovi sent a dramatic birthday message to his former boss, Richard Mofe-Damijo on his 53rd birthday. In a long worded message on Instagram, Bovi narrated how as a fresh […]

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Upcoming fashion designers win N3.2m at L’Original Expression Show

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By ,   5 days ago

The much talked about Fayrouz L’Original Expression Show held on Saturday, July 5, with Ellan, a four-man designer crew walking away with the cash prize of $20,000 (N3.2m). The finale, […]

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Pageant organisers, beauty queens sue for peace

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By   5 days ago

Peace, no doubt is a subject very dear to the hearts of Nigerians; reason why the Association of Beauty Pageant and Fashion Exhibition Organisers of Nigeria, BPFEON, has called on […]

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Mimi Orjiekwe is New Face of Nollywood

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By ,   5 days ago

Nollywood actress, Mimi Orjiekwe has been awarded the New Face of Nollywood at the 2014 AFDA Awards. The 2014 edition of the African Film Development Awards held during the 17th […]

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AFRIFF: Organisers extend entry submission date

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Ahead of this year’s edition of the Africa International Film Festival, AFRIFF, organisers have extended the entry submission date. As the organisers call for entries from African filmmakers, the new […]

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Phone Swap star, Wale Ojo joins Tinsel

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Phone Swap star, Wale Ojo has joined the cast of the M-Net series, Tinsel. Scheduled to make his debut appearance on Monday, July 7, 2014, Wale’s entry births a character in the series […]

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