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BUHARI JITTERY, RECANTS ON MILITARY PROBE

He doesn’t believe in Nigeria’s unity – Afenifere   Realising that he made a political and campaign blunder, All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has quickly retracted […]

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INEC extends PVCs collection to Feb 8

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has extended the deadline for collection of Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs, to Sunday, February 6, 2015. INEC said the new dates superseded the earlier deadline […]

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Elections: JAMB may shift March 4 UTME

In view of its closeness to the February 28 governorship and States’ Houses of Assembly elections, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, may reschedule the March 4, 2015 Unified […]

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FirstBank unveils FBNBank DR Congo

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FIRST Bank of Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of FBN Holdings PLC and Nigeria’s most valuable bank brand at the weekend unveiled FBNBank DR Congo, formerly registered as Banque Internationale de […]

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Enterprise Bank begins moneygram “Naija Send”

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In the bid to serve its customers better, Enterprise Bank Limited on Monday, January 26, 2015, commenced MoneyGram ‘Naija Send’ – outbound money transfer services from Nigeria with MoneyGram International. […]

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Gunners promo winners commend Sterling Bank’s initiative

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THE winners of the Sterling Bank Gunners promo, Messrs Oseni Tajudeen Adekunle and Segun Oghe John who travelled to London last weekend to watch the match between Arsenal and Aston […]

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Naira gains 1.1% on CBN’s intervention

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NAIRA on Friday gained 1.1 percent compared to the U.S dollar on the Central Bank of Nigeria’s intervention and dollar sales by oil companies in the week, Reuters reported on […]

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Seven-Up Q3 profit hits 16%

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SOFT drink producers, 7-Up Bottling Company Plc on Thursday said its third quarter (Q3) 2014 profit after tax (PAT) rose 16 percent to N4.514 billion from N3.917 billion reported in […]

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PZ Cussons Nigeria H1 profit drops 37.8%

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PZ CUSSONS Nigeria Plc has said its half-year (H1) 2014 profit after tax (PBT) dropped 37.8 percent to N1.441 billion from N2.317 billion recorded in the same period of 2013, […]

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Presidential election: Osun may still go the way of 2011

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As the February 14 presidential election approaches, the two parties to watch are the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and the All Progressives Congress, APC and their candidates. RICHARD AKINTADE writes […]

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Oshiomhole’s lies

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By   22 hours ago

I have painstakingly waited till this electioneering season to hear Governor Oshiomole’s tissue of lies again. If there was one Nigerian that relishes in propaganda, intrigues, deceits and lies, that […]

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2015: Issues in politicians and false promises

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By   22 hours ago

Politicians are at it again transversing the length and breadth of the country with promises, most of which are phony, writes correspondent, Folorunso Ojo. The era of fake promises, phony […]

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Non-returning senators scuttle 2015 budget passage

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By   23 hours ago

Fifty-three Senators, out of the 109 serving senators mostly from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and All Progressives Congress, APC, whose chances of returning to the Senate is closed, are […]

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‘2015 best time to deepen Nigeria’s democracy’

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Hon. Solomon Adeola has stated that the 2015 general elections present a great opportunity for Nigeria to deepen its democracy and good governance at the national level by electing credible […]

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Rep decries violence as campaign strategy

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The All Progressives Party, APC senatorial candidate for Lagos West and the current lawmaker representing Alimosho Federal Constituency of Lagos state in the House of Representatives, Hon. Solomon Adeola, has […]

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Man Utd sets aside £120m for Bale

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MANCHESTER UNITED have set aside £120m to sign Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale in the summer. Bale this week ruled out a summer switch to United but sources in Spain […]

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City to rival United in quest to sign Pepe

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MANCHESTER CITY have been handed a major transfer boost after learning Pepe would be willing to leave Real Madrid this summer. According to Spanish sources, the Portuguese international is interested […]

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Liverpool earmarks Stindl as Gerrard’s replacement

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By   2 days ago

Liverpool face a tough task replacing Steven Gerrard when he exits at the end of the season for LA Galaxy. But Brendan Rodgers is keeping a keen eye on Hannover […]

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Chelsea’s Costa gets 3-match ban

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Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been banned for three matches for stamping on Liverpool’s Emre Can. The 26-year-old will miss Saturday’s Premier League clash with Manchester City at Stamford Bridge […]

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Mourinho boycotts Chelsea press conference

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Jose Mourinho has pulled out of his press conference tomorrow on the advice of the Chelsea hierarchy who do not want their manager to say anything that might compromise Diego […]

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Mancini to bid for Yaya Toure

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Inter Milan boss Roberto Mancini has hinted he could be set to bid for Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure in the summer. The former City manager brought Toure to the […]

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Arsenal rout Aston Villa, 5-0

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Arsenal climbed above rivals Tottenham Hotspur into fifth in the Premier League after an emphatic 5-0 victory against goal-shy Aston Villa at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. France forward Olivier […]

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AFCON 2015: Equatorial Guinea, DR Congo romp into semis

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The Democratic Republic of Congo emerged winners in the ‘Battle of Congos’, as they came from two goals down to beat Congo 4-2 in their quarter-final clash, at the 2015 […]

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Brazil dumps Super Eagles for Chile

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By   18 hours ago

The Selecao have announced two friendly games in March leaving the Super Eagles out in the cold after claims that the South Americans were billed for Uyo Nigeria have been […]

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Blatter backs Australia to host World Cup

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By   18 hours ago

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has brought smiles to the faces of Aussie football fans by saying that Australia deserves to host the World Cup. However some are already seeing Blatter’s […]

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Serena claims 6th Australian Open title

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By   18 hours ago

For Serena Williams , it is number 19 and counting. On Saturday evening here, Williams won her 19th Grand Slam singles title with a 6-3, 7-6(5) victory over Maria Sharapova in the Australian Open […]

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Australia win Asian Cup

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By   20 hours ago

Australia defeated South Korea 2-1 after extra-time in the final of the Asian Cup Saturday to claim the continental honour for the first time in their history. James Troisi was […]

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Basketmouth criticised for February 14 London show

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Comedian Basketmouth has been criticised for his February 14 show in London. The seasoned comedian announced that he would be holding a live concert at the Apollo in London, which would […]

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Idris Abdulkareem declares for GEJ

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By   24 hours ago

Legendary rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem has declared his love for Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate; Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. The former ‘Jagajaga’ singer made the declaration during a chat with Hiptv at […]

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Filmhouse launches 2015 model in Lagos

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By   1 day ago

In line with its commitment to roll out 25 cinemas in Nigeria by 2018, and take cinema entertainment to every region, Filmhouse, the fastest growing cinema chain in Africa, has […]

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October 1 gets international recognition

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By   2 days ago

This is definitely the best of times for Nigerian movie producer, Kunle Afolayan’s whose soon to be released, ‘October 1’ has gotten a Netflix distribution deal. Kunle Afolayan, has expressed […]

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‘I’m good enough to be Nigeria’s President’ – Davido

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By   2 days ago

You are not wrong to think the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari is not the only person seeking Goodluck Jonathan‘s job. Just that the latest addition to that list […]

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Mercy Aigbe urges fans to get their PVCs

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Popular Yoruba Nollywood actress and producer, Mercy Aigbe has urged all her fans and people of voting age in the country to make sure they collect their Permanent Voters Card, […]

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