Thursday April 17th, 2014

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Confab in rowdy session over committees’ leadership

National Conference, yesterday witnessed another rowdy session when delegates protested the choice of chairmen selected by the secretariat for the […]

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INSECURITY: JONATHAN SUMMONS GOVS, SERVICE CHIEFS

President Goodluck Jonathan has invited 36 State Governors to a security meeting at the Presidential Villa today. The President also […]

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Borno pledges N50m ransom for abducted school girls

8 still missing Borno State Governor, Kassim Shettima has made a pledge of N50million reward for anyone with useful information […]

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Mobile money revenue to hit $3bn

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Mobile money operators’ revenue will rise to $3 billion next year, a study by Pyramid Research has shown. Although Safaricom’s […]

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AfDB key investor in Sub-Saharan Africa private equity funds

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African Development Bank, AFDB, support for private equity investment in Africa recorded a major success on Wednesday, when The Carlyle […]

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UK endorses Nigeria’s agricultural programme

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Federal government’s Growth Enhancement Support, GES scheme has received another major boost following its endorsement by the United Kingdom Department […]

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Mobile money revenue to hit $3bn

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Mobile money operators’ revenue will rise to $3 billion next year, a study by Pyramid Research has shown. Although Safaricom’s […]

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FAO urges action against destructive banana disease

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, FAO has urged countries to step up monitoring, reporting and prevention of […]

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TSA arrives Nigeria for Aviation Security Audit

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The American Transportation Safety Administration’s, TSA Attaché for Central and West Africa, Ms Mcneir Loretta has arrived for a three […]

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Protest trails APC LG congresses in Cross River

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Members of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in Cross River have expressed discontent over the handling of Tuesday’s local government […]

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2015: Orubebe not fit to be Governor of Delta –Ex-militant leader

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The governorship ambition of former Minister of Niger Delta, Elder Godsday Orubebe is being threatened by ex-militants asking Orubebe to […]

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2007 polls: Osun to immortalise victims

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Osun state government yesterday promised families of the victims of the 14th April, 2007 Gubernatorial and House of Assembly Election […]

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APGA crisis: Court strikes out Umeh’s application for stay of execution

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Justice Abdulkadir Abdu-Kafarati of the Federal High Court Abuja has struck out an application for stay of execution of the […]

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Delta guber aspirant pledges to focus on tourism

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A Gubernatorial aspirant in the 2015 Delta State governorship election, Tony Prest has pledged to invest in the tourism sector […]

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Fracas in Cross River APC over ‘inconclusive’ ward congress

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Some APC members in Cross River State are gearing up for war with their party leaders over alleged ‘diversion’ of […]

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Osaze loses N40m to British fraudster

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Nigerian international, Osaze Odemwingie, has lost a whopping £15,000 (N40 million) to a female United Kingdom-based ‘lifestyle coach’. The alleged […]

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Inter set to splash £10m on Mikel

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Eighteen-time Italian champions Internazionale are ready to fork out £10-million (about N2.7 billion) for Nigeria international midfielder John Obi Mikel. […]

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Super Eagles can lift World Cup, says James Peters

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James Peters, Technical Assistant Director of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) said on Monday in Abuja that the Super Eagles […]

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Spain pips Brazil as most expensive squad

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Spain, Argentina and Brazil have the most expensive squads of the 32 sides competing in the World Cup in June, […]

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Injuries mar Barca, Real Cup preparations

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Barcelona and Real Madrid face off for the first major title of the Spanish season in the Copa del Rey […]

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Laide Bakare’s hubby denies fraud allegation

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Alhaji Mutairu Babatunde Oriowo, husband of Nollywood actress, Laide Bakare, has debunked the fraud and theft story against him occasioned […]

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Mama Ajasco launches Foundation

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Popular actress and Public Relation Officer of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Lagos, Moji Oyetayo who is better known has […]

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Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie plan mystery wedding tattoo

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Sultry actress, Angelina Jolie and fiancé, Brad Pitt will mark their marriage with matching tattoos. The ‘Moneyball’ actor and his […]

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Prince of soul, Marvin Gaye

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Marvin Gaye was an American singer-songwriter who gained worldwide fame for his work with Motown Records. Gaye helped to shape the […]

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Visual arts integral part of tourism – expert

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Mr. Yemisi Shyllon, the founder of Omooba Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon Art Foundation, OYASAF, Lagos, on Thursday said tourism in the country […]

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Nigerian painting helps build stronger relationship with Canada

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Nigerian-born, Canadian artist, Kosisochukwu Nnebe, has literally lit up the Montreal art scene with her painting “M(other)nity” which seeks to […]

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