Tuesday September 23rd, 2014

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OBA OF LAGOS’ BOMBSHELL: I SHARED ABACHA’S BRIBE TO YORUBA MONARCHS

Oba of Lagos, His Royal Highness Rilwan Akiolu, has opened up on the role he played in the alleged bribery of some Yoruba monarchs by late Head of State, Gen. […]

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10 more insurgents surrender in Borno – DHQ

Defence Headquarters, DHQ, yesterday gave an update on the ongoing military offensive against members of the Boko Haram sect in the North-East, saying that another set of 10 terrorists had […]

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States reopen schools without Ebola kits

Record low turnout of pupils Teachers decry Govs’ action Most public primary and secondary schools in states reopened yesterday without the provision of equipment to check the pupils for possible […]

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FAO urges vigilance against new avian influenza

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By   4 hours ago

Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO yesterday urged countries to remain vigilant and prepared following the increased concern over latest strain of avian influenza in Southeast Asia.  In a statement issued […]

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Sustainable domestic market key to employment – UNIDO

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United Nations Industrial Development Organization, UNIDO has said that a sustainable domestic market is the key for employment, economic growth and social stability.  The organisation, together with the Office for […]

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Cyberoam appoints enterprise account manager for quality security

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Cyberoam, a leading global provider of network security appliances, has appointed Robert Elizabeth Chinedu as its Enterprise Account manager for Nigeria. Cyberoam recently won the ‘Security Solution of the Year […]

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Naira sheds 0.27% as oil price continues to fall

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NAIRA slipped 0.27 percent on Monday amid a shortage of dollars on the interbank market, as higher demand coupled with declining global oil prices raised doubts about the Central Bank’s […]

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Operators advise SEC, NSE to reduce listing requirements

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Some capital market operators on Monday called on the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC and the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE to reduce the listing requirements to attract more firms. They […]

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British Airways excites customers with special ‘Companion Fare’

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British mega carrier, British Airways and its partner, Iberia Airlines have launched an amazing offer of the year.  The new offer, which is available for trips to the United Kingdom […]

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National Confab Report: We must be optimistic – Ex-Ohaneze President

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By   5 hours ago

Dr Dozie Ikedife was President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo Worldwide and South East Delegate to the just concluded National Conference. In this interview with TONY ORAEKI, he talked about the […]

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2015: Okadigbo’s widow receives nod for re-election

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The youths from the seven local government areas in Anambra North senatorial zone have given Senator Margery Okadigbo, widow of the late Senate President, Dr. Chuba Okadigbo a nod for […]

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Edo PDP reaffirms Zoning formula for elective offices

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The hope of the three federal lawmakers representing Edo Central senatorial district of Edo State in the National Assembly getting a third consecutive term, may have been quashed as the […]

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Delta guber: It’s Prof Monye or nobody – Ex-militants

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Ex-freedom fighters in Delta under the aegis of “Operation Save Delta Equity 2015” have argued that it is in the interest of the Delta state for Prof Sylvester Monye to […]

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Jonathan southwest rally not a breach of Electoral Law – Amusan

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The Ogun State People’s Democratic Party, PDP, governorship aspirant, Hon. Jelili Kayode Amusan has said President Goodluck Jonathan’s rally to southwest was a good development that will gear the party […]

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Intense lobbying as Reps is set to debate PIB Report

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Various interest groups, including multinational oil companies have started subtle lobbying ahead of the debate on the Petroleum Industry Bill, PIB report on the floor of the House of Representatives. […]

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Debuchy out for 3 months

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By   18 hours ago

Arsenal right-back Mathieu Debuchy will be out for about three months after undergoing surgery on an ankle injury. The 29-year-old was taken off on a stretcher against Manchester City on […]

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Liverpool plan Hart move

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By   19 hours ago

Liverpool are planning to make a move for Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart with the England international yet to discuss a new deal with the Premier League champions.

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Chelsea played like a “small team” – Pellegrini

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By   20 hours ago

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said Chelsea played like a “small team” during Sunday’s 1-1 draw and criticised their defensive style. Andre Schurrle put Chelsea ahead before Frank Lampard levelled […]

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Arsenal agree £11m Khedira deal

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By   20 hours ago

Arsenal have agreed ‘in principal’ to a deal to sign Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira in the January transfer window with the Bernabeu side keen to cash in on the […]

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I have nothing to prove – Ozil

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Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil scored one and created another in the Gunners’ 3-0 win over Aston Villa on Saturday, but says that his performance was not in response to criticism that has […]

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Assou-Ekotto fined, suspended by FA over quenelle tweets

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By   4 days ago

Benoit Assou-Ekotto has been suspended for three matches and fined €63,500 [£50,000] by the English Football Association after being found guilty of improper conduct in relation to a tweet about Nicolas Anelka‘s […]

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Keshi: Super Eagles will bounce back

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Stephen Keshi has assured that the Super Eagles will bounce back to reckoning and climb up the FIFA rankings as well as qualifying for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations […]

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Ozil: I’ve nothing to prove

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Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil accepts he will always be an easy target for the critics and says he has nothing to prove to anybody. The German World Cup winner answered […]

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I really like Cavani- wenger

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he’s been following Edinson Cavani’s situation at PSG . Cavani has often been forced to play out wide at the Parc des Princes to make […]

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NIPOGA: Bida Poly promises standard platforms

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Alhaji Abdullahi Sule, the Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Bida, says necessary facilities have been provided for the success of Nigeria Polytechnic Games (NIPOGA), which will be hosted by the institution. The […]

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NFF inaugurates Electoral, Appeals committee secretly

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Move to conduct fresh election illegal – Ogba Afraid of being cut in the web of proceeding to conduct fresh election into the executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, […]

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Moses is a delight to play with – Crouch

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Stoke City striker, Peter Crouch has revealed that he is enjoying his partnership with Super Eagles forward Victor Moses. The Nigeria international was signed own-loan from Chelsea this summer and […]

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Youngest Oldman partners Cross River Gov to build more orphanages

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By   3 days ago

In what has become a tradition of showing and care for the less privileged in the society, ace comedian and entertainer, and Senior Special Assistant, SSA, on Entertainment to Governor […]

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Goldie wants me to avenge her death – Denrele

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By ,   3 days ago

Popular Channel O VJ, Denrele Edun has revealed that his late friend, Goldie Harvey is pestering him to avenge her death. The controversial On Air Personality, in an interview with […]

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History made as Miss Gbagyi emerges Queen of Aso Nigeria

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By   3 days ago

It was a shock to many in the beauty industry on Saturday last week as an FCT indigene emerged winner of the highly coveted Queen of Aso Nigeria. Before now, […]

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Monalisa Chinda celebrates @ 40

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By ,   4 days ago

Beautiful Nollywood actress, Monalisa Chinda turned 40 on Saturday, September 13, 2014, and rolled out the drums to celebrate the milestone. The celebration held at the upscale Villa Medici on […]

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Muson gets new artistic director

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By ,   4 days ago

The Muson in Lagos has appointed a new artistic director.  The new artistic director, Tunde Jegede, was born 1972 to a Nigerian father and an Irish mother.  He had his […]

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Nkiru Silvanus appointed Imo Film Academy DG

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By ,   4 days ago

Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha has appointed Nollywood actress, Nkiru Slyvanus the director general of the Imo State Film Academy. The appointment is following plans by the Imo state government […]

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