Saturday August 30th, 2014

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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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Oyakhilome’s wife files for divorce

Alleges adultery The dissolution of the marriage between Christ Embassy Church founder, Pastor Christian Oyakhilome, and his wife, Rev. Anita Odegwa Oyakhilome, has entered the final phase according to a […]

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Adamawa: PDP grants waiver to Ribadu, Marwa, Gundiri

National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday unanimously cleared all aspirants who expressed interest to contest the October 11 Adamawa State governorship election on the platform of […]

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57% of West Africans lack access to electricity – AfDB

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By   8 hours ago

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’

By   12 hours ago

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

By   12 hours ago

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’

By   12 hours ago

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

By   12 hours ago

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

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By   9 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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APC protests arrest of CTC chairman

By   10 hours ago

The Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has protested the arrest of the chairman of the Omuma Local Government Caretaker Committee, Hon. Emeka Nwogu in his house […]

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PDP youths set for summit in Minna

By   10 hours ago

I readiness for the 2015 general election, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party is set to organise a national youth rally fixed in Minna, Niger State. The PDP national youth leader, […]

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Adamawa guber: Petition against me on waiver is baseless – Modibbo

By   11 hours ago

Immediate past Executive  Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, and a governorship aspirant in the forthcoming Adamawa State governorship by-election in the state on the platform of Peoples […]

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Ribadu shouldn’t be granted waiver — Edwin Clark

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By   2 days ago

Elder statesman and a former Minister of Information, Chief Edwin Clark, has warned the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP against granting waiver to a former Chairman of the […]

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Fresh crisis in Ebonyi APC over cancellation of state congress

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By ,   2 days ago

Fresh crisis is currently rocking Ebonyi state Chapter of All Progressives Congress,APC, over the purported cancellation of April 29 state congress by the National Working Committee of the party. The […]

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Torres joins AC Milan on loan

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By   17 hours ago

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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By   21 hours ago

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   1 day 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   1 day 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   2 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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NFF crisis: Players join league boycott

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By   7 hours ago

Association of  professional football of Nigeria have joined the Nigeria Referees  Association, NRA  to boycott all football matches organised by the Nigeria Football Federation as presently constituted until all matters […]

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Echiejile confident of Monaco’s progression

By   12 hours ago

Super Eagles defender, Elderson Echiejile is confident his French side, Monaco will reach the next round of the UEFA Champions league competition after been drawn against Benfica, Zenith St Petersburg […]

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Ebola: CAF clear Nigeria to host Red Devils

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The Confederation of African Football, CAF, has given Nigeria the all-clear to stage her maiden game in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualification series in Calabar. The Nigeria Football […]

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Europa League Draw: Everton face stiff test, Spurs and Celtic handed comfortable ties

By   12 hours ago

It will take 48 teams and 18 games to reach the final of the Europa League and should they be successful – an elusive spot in the Champions League awaits. […]

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I know Liverpool’ll be difficult – Ronaldo

By   12 hours ago

Liverpool have been handed the most glamorous of Champions League returns after they were drawn in a group with holders, Real Madrid. While Manchester City were drawn in a ‘group […]

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Lawmaker donates ICT center to Abeokuta sports club

By ,   12 hours ago

A lawmaker representing Yewa South/Ipokia federal constituency at the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Abiodun Akinlade, yesterday commissioned an ICT Centre at Abeokuta Sports Club in commemoration of the 114th […]

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GUS: The Cube hits Nigerian cinema

By   7 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

By ,   7 hours ago

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   9 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

By   11 hours ago

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

By ,   13 hours ago

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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