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Adamawa guber: PDP disqualifies Umaru Fintiri

The screening committee setup by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to screen candidates vying for the party primaries in Adamawa state has disqualified the acting governor of Adamawa State, AhmaduUmaruFintiri. […]

2015: TAN pulls 4m supporters in South-South rally

As support for President Goodluck Jonathan from various political groups continue to gather momentum, the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria, TAN, yesterday, pulled 4,150,000 signatories in support of the president in […]

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DOKUBO-ASARI’S BOMBSHELL! SACK NSA, SERVICE CHIEFS NOW

In view of recent security challenges facing the country, ex-militant leader, Mujahid Dokubo Asari has said that the insecurity problems in the country would be well taken care of if […]

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57% of West Africans lack access to electricity – AfDB

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African Development Bank, AfDB has said that more than 57 per cent of the people in West Africa were without access to electricity. The bank, in its report for the […]

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‘Civil societies, critical to investment promotion’

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President, Coalition of Civil Society Organisations, Mr Bassey Etuk, has said that the civil societies have critical roles to play in the promotion of investment and financial growth in Nigeria. […]

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Chivita Active repackaged for consumers’ delight

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Chivita Active, one of the premium fruit drinks from the stable of CHI Limited has been repackaged to give its consumers get more mileage for their money while living a […]

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‘Nigeria loses N52bn to fake products annually’

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Auto spare part takes bigger chunk Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON has disclosed that auto spare parts are taking the bigger chunk of about N52billion which the country is losing […]

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FCT VIO begins computerised vehicle inspection Sept

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Directorate of Road Traffic Services, DRTS otherwise known as the Vehicle Inspection Office, VIO has disclosed plan to commence computerised vehicle inspection from September 1, this year in the Federal […]

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Dante Martins quits NSE

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Senior manager/corporate communications at the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, Dante Ibidapo Martins is exiting the Nigerian bourse. Martins in an e-mail sent to Nigerian Pilot Saturday said “we are at […]

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2015: Yoruba groups unite for Jonathan

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President Goodluck Jonathan supporters in the South West recorded a major landmark as no fewer than 20 groups agreed to work under one umbrella to realise the re-election of the […]

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2015: Eurasia forecasts win for Jonathan

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World’s largest political risk advisory, Eurasia Group, has released its forecast for next year’s presidential election in Nigeria, predicting that President Goodluck Jonathan would be re-elected. It warned that a […]

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Delta, Edo, Ondo Ijaws urge NASS to create Toru-Ebe state

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The Ijaws from Delta, Edo and Ondo States respectively have urged the National Assembly to include the creation of Toru-Ebe state among the proposed states. They said should President Goodluck […]

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Delta 2015: Is Obuh the dark horse?

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In the past few months political activities across the country have been on the upward swing with the 2015 general elections only a few months away. In Delta State, the […]

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The Hemorrhage in APC continues

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The online dictionary – dictionary.com – describes hemorrhage as a profuse discharge of blood, as from a ruptured blood vessel.  In looking for a word to best describe the ongoing […]

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There’s high profile plot to denigrate Modu Sheriff – Bwala

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By   24 hours ago

  Since the former governor of Borno State, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, announced his plan to dump the All Progressives Congress for the Peoples Democratic Party, his former political soulmates […]

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Torres joins AC Milan on loan

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Chelsea and AC Milan have agreed terms on a two-year loan deal for Fernando Torres, the Premier League club have confirmed. The Spain international has endured a troubled career at […]

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Dortmund set to sign Kagawa

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Borussia Dortmund will seal a deal worth up to £10 million for Manchester United misfit Shinji Kagawa within the next 48 hours, Goal understands. On Thursday Goal reported that Dortmund were in talks to re-sign Kagawa, who […]

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Xabi Alonso completes £5m move to Bayern Munich

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By   2 days ago

Bayern Munich have confirmed the signing of Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso for an estimated €10 million.The 32-year-old has put pen to paper on a deal which is set to see him reside at the […]

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Leicester City sign Cambiasso

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By   2 days ago

Leicester City have confirmed that they have completed the signing of Esteban Cambiasso on a one-year deal.The Argentine midfielder, a free agent following his 10-year spell at Inter Milan, will wear the number […]

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Ki signs new four-year Swansea deal

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By   2 days ago

Swansea City midfielder Ki Sung-Yeung has signed a new four-year contract at the Liberty Stadium.Ki joined Swansea for around €7 million from Celtic in 2012 but his future at the club looked in […]

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Bayern Munich confirm Xabi Alonso agreement

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By   3 days ago

Bayern Munich have announced they have reached an agreement with Real Madrid for the transfer of Xabi Alonso, with the former Spain international travelling to Germany on Thursday to undergo his medical.The Bundesliga champions […]

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Chelsea sign Remy for £8m

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In a move reminiscent of a scene from a spy movie, it was announced on Friday night that Loic Remy had signed with Chelsea in a £8 million move. The […]

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Nigerians set to make UCL splash

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The draw for the group stages of the UEFA Champions League was conducted on Thursday in Monaco. Nigerians will be involved in the world’s most glamorous club competition, which gets […]

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Gunners submit €27m bid for Carvalho

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Arsenal have tabled an improved €27 million bid for Sporting midfielder William Carvalho. The Gunners have made a second offer for the midfield anchorman as they try to push through […]

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Electoral committee reels out guidelines

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In spite of the imbroglio in the country’s football, the factional Electoral Committee of the Nigeria Footfall Federation has set out the guidelines for the body’s elections. The Chairman of […]

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AFCON 2015: Zambia can beat Sudan – Kalaba

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Rainford Kalaba says beating Sudan on Sunday will give them a great boost ahead of their 2015 AFCON qualifier against Mozambique. Zambia coach Honour Janza received a boost of Thursday […]

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Fatai battles Efe in Europa League

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Nigeria stars Kehinde Fatai and Efe Ambrose will come face-to-face in the Europa League as their clubs Astra Giurgiu (Romania) and Celtic (Scotland) respectively were drawn in the same group. […]

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GUS: The Cube hits Nigerian cinema

By   21 hours ago

Organisers of the Gulder Ultimate Search have released a short film on Gulder Ultimate Search tagged The Cube. Expected to tour Nigerian cinemas the short film, features the 10 Ultimate men, winners of the previous […]

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I need trust, confidence to manage K1 – New manager

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Self acclaimed Fuji king; Wasiu Ayinde Marshal has parted ways with his manager Percy Ibikunle Ademokun. The duo brought to an end a working relationship spanning over 17 years. Ekotainment […]

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Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon Split: Divorce lawyers negotiating settlement

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By   23 hours ago

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon have reportedly been speaking with divorce lawyers as they prepare to end their marriage. The couple have been together for six years, but this past […]

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Producer fires cast for high pay demand

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Producers of South Africa’s long time soap opera, ‘Generations’, fired the casts after they went on strike demanding for high pay.  ‘Generations’ first aired in 1993, a year before the […]

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Shan George battles British promoters over son’s new song

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The Delectable Nollywood Actress cum producer Shan George is very angry at the moment, and this is authoritative. Shan annoyance is not unconnected to ‘Edo Boy’, the just released song […]

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Nollywood tasked on scriptwriting

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Some stakeholders in the Nollywood on Thursday said that scriptwriting could be improved through engagement of budding scriptwriters in advanced courses. They said efforts of the scriptwriters were not being […]

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