Sunday November 23rd, 2014

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Political associate of Chadian President arrested with missiles meant for Boko Haram

A Cameroonian investigative journalist, Bisong Etahoben, reported via twitter the arrest of Mahamat Bichara Gnoti, a close associate of Chadian President IIdriss Déby Itno. Mr. Gnoti was reportedly arrested on […]

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Supreme Court sacks Taraba Ag Gov, orders reinstatement of Impeached Deputy Supreme Court yesterday sacked the acting Governor of Taraba State, Garba Umar and ordered the immediate reinstatement of the […]

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2015: Police to mop up illegal arms

Kwara State police command yesterday directed residents in possession of illegal arms to surrender such as it began a mop up of illicit arms in preparation for the 2015 general […]

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‘Fraudulent financial reporting, bane of coys’

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Registrar, Institute of Capital Market Registrars, Dr David Ogogo, has identified fraudulent financial reporting as one of the major factors responsible for collapse of companies in Nigeria. Ogogo stated this […]

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Oyo records $3.49m capital importation in Q1

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Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi said the amount of capital importation into the state had increased by 697 per cent, approximating $3.49 million, up from $500,000 between the first […]

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UNIDO to address challenges of skills devt in Nigeria

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By   22 hours ago

United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, UNIDO has disclosed plan to establish an Investment and Technology Promotion Office in Nigeria to serve the entire Economic Community of West African Countries, ECOWAS […]

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SON charges Nigerians on zero tolerance to substandard products

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Director General/Chief Executive Officer of Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, Dr. Joseph Odumodu has called on Nigerians to have zero tolerance to substandard products. Odumodu gave the charge midweek in […]

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FG pins shipment of oil and gas to legal requirements

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Federal government has declared that no shipment of oil and gas will be allowed to leave the shore of Nigeria until they fulfill all legal weights and measures’ requirements Consultant […]

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100 top companies for reward

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As part of efforts gear towards encouraging more indigenous companies for the growth of the Nigerian economy, federal government has announced that it would reward 100 top companies situated right […]

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PDP guber primaries: The hotspots

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Ahead of the governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP crisis has engulfed some state chapters of the party over the list of delegates and the alleged plot by […]

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Storm of betrayal in Anambra State

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The cross is the symbol of the passion of Jesus Christ in Christendom. It represents Christ’s tribulations, culminating in his physical bearing of the wooden cross in a procession, customary […]

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Dwindling revenue and imperative of fiscal federalism

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By   23 hours ago

In the past few months, state governors have been lamenting the drop in revenue allocations from the federation account. Initially, this fall in distributable revenue was occasioned by shut-ins and […]

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Adamawa lawmakers threaten to dump PDP over sack of state Exco

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Twenty-three of 25 lawmakers of the Adamawa State House of Assembly are set to defect to the All Progressives Congress, APC, following Tuesday’s dissolution of the state executive of the […]

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Tambuwal needs to resign now, says Ozekhome

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A renowned constitutional lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, has called on the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, to resign for peace to reign in the legislature. […]

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Battle for PDP governorship ticket in Delta

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The endorsement of Mr. Anthony Obuh, a former permanent secretary by Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan to pick the governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta state, is causing […]

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Costa, Fabregas fit for West Brom – Mourinho

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By   2 days ago

Jose Mourinho has confirmed Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas are fit for Chelsea’s Premier League match with West Brom. Mourinho explained Costa had “totally recovered” from his hamstring issue, while […]

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AC Milan to rival Arsenal in chase for Cech

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The Italian giants are set to rival Arsenal for £7m-rated goalkeeper Cech, 32, in January. The San Siro outfit signed Spanish stopper Diego Lopez from Real Madrid in the summer. […]

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Khedira signs pre-contract with Bayern – reports

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Arsenal and Chelsea target Sami Khedira has signed a pre-contract with Bayern Munich, according to reports in Spain. Cadena SER have reported that Khedira, whose contract expires with the La […]

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Arsenal pinpoints Guardiola as Wenger’s replacement

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Starsport understands patience is beginning to run out with Wenger at the highest level at the Emirates. Everton’s Roberto Martinez has also been identified as having the potential to take […]

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PSG handed Ibrahimovic boost

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Paris Saint-Germain talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic is fit and ready ready to feature in Friday’s Ligue 1 clash with Metz. The 32-year-old was left out of Sweden’s friendly with France on Tuesday but has come […]

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Arsenal’s Giroud set for return against Man Utd

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The France international, 28, had been ruled out until the new year with a broken leg suffered against Everton in August, but has returned sooner than expected. “He is three […]

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Kamala struggles as a double amputee

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In the 1980s, Kamala the Ugandan Giant was one of the most feared wrestlers in what was then known as the WWF. Today, he’s a double amputee struggling to make […]

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Afcon 2015 fallout: nff sabotaged Keshi – Igbokwe

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Controversial football administrator, Iyke Igbokwe has alleged that Stephen Keshi was sabotaged by the Nigeria football Federation not qualifying for AFCON 2015 that is scheduled for Equatorial Guinea. The Super […]

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Watford want Egwuekwe

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Super Eagles international, Azubuike Egwuekwe is attracting the interest of English Championship side Watford FC. The London Evening Standard has revealed that the Hornets are keen to recruit a long-term […]

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AFCON 2015 failure: Uduaghan blames NFF

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By ,   23 hours ago

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has blamed Nigeria’s failure to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, on the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, for going to sleep […]

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Gumel reclaims NOC Presidency

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Promises vibrant committee Nigeria’s representative at the  International Olympics Committee, IOC, Habu Gumel has reclaimed the presidency of the  Nigeria Olympic committee, NOC, as he  defeated incumbent Sani Ndanusa, who […]

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Chelsea celebrate Nigeria, Egypt ousted from AFCON 2015

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BFN takes delivery of 200 rackets, shuttles as curtail fails on coaching course, training programme As part of effort geared towards consolidating the gains of grassroots badminton programme in Nigeria, […]

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MyRainbowBooks crowns winner of Creative Writing Competition

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“Reading for pleasure has been revealed as the most important indicator of the future success of a child, and improvements in literacy, at any point in life, can have a […]

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Juliet Ibrahim premieres Shattered Romance

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By   5 days ago

Actress Juliet Ibrahim is ready with her second produced movie, Shattered Romance, directed by actor-turned-director Eddie Nartey. The movie, which is also Eddie Nartey’s second directorial job, will premiere at […]

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Abuja filmmaker sets stage for ‘Lastborn’

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By   5 days ago

As entertainment in Abuja continues to gain ground, Abuja based artist, writer and director, Emmanuel Best Thliza has set the stage for the production of a new movie titled, “Lastborn”. […]

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Reminisce, Dammykrane, Jaywon rock Unilorin

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By   5 days ago

A wave of excitement swept through the University of Ilorin on Friday last week, November 14, 2014, as the Coke Studio Season 2 campus concert brought all other activities on […]

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SONIFES calls for peace through comedy, music dance

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In an outright display of talent, artists performing under the aegis of the entertainment outfit, Songs of Nigeria Festival, SONIFES, Abuja has called for peaceful coexistence amongst Nigerians using comedy, […]

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October 1 wins big at Africa, International Film Festival

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Kunle Afolayan’s latest movie October 1 just clinched best script, best actor, best feature film award at the Africa international film festival. October 1 which is a 2014 Nigerian dark […]

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