Tuesday March 31st, 2015

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Kuffour, others in closed-door meeting with Jonathan

Kuffour, others in closed-door meeting with Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday met with international observers who featured in last Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly polls. Among the attendees were former Ghanaian President […]

PRESIDENTIAL POLLS: SUSPENSE AS INEC RELEASES RESULTS

PRESIDENTIAL POLLS: SUSPENSE AS INEC RELEASES RESULTS

Nigerians waited with bathed breathe as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC yesterday released in batches the results of last Saturday’s presidential elections. The first […]

Senate: Mark, Ekweremadu, Akpabio, Jang win

Senate: Mark, Ekweremadu, Akpabio, Jang win

Senate President, David Mark and his deputy Ike Ekweremadu, have secured their seats in the Upper House for another four years. They were declared winners […]

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Kuffour, others in closed-door meeting with Jonathan

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By   6 hours ago

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday met with international observers who featured in last Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly polls. Among the attendees were former Ghanaian President […]

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PRESIDENTIAL POLLS: SUSPENSE AS INEC RELEASES RESULTS

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By   7 hours ago

Nigerians waited with bathed breathe as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC yesterday released in batches the results of last Saturday’s presidential elections. The first […]

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Senate: Mark, Ekweremadu, Akpabio, Jang win

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By , , ,   18 hours ago

Senate President, David Mark and his deputy Ike Ekweremadu, have secured their seats in the Upper House for another four years. They were declared winners […]

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PRESIDENTIAL POLL: INEC ANNOUNCES WINNER TODAY

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By ,   2 days ago

The winner of last Saturday’s presidential election may be announced today by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Hint that the results of the presidential […]

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Insurgents’ attack: Bauchi imposes curfew on 3 LGs

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By   2 days ago

Mark, Obanikoro, Mimiko, Fani-Kayode , Omisore win wards Presidential Campaign Organisation of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDPPCO, yesterday gave a stern warning to the All […]

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Ignore unofficial results, Jega tells Nigerians

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By   2 days ago

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has called on Nigerians to disregard unofficial results being peddled around, especially on the social media, saying it remains the […]

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Presidential/National Assembly Elections: Voters decry delayed accreditation, late arrival of INEC officials

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As Nigerians trooped out in their numbers to keep a date with the 2015 Presidential and National Assembly elections, many have expressed dissatisfaction over the […]

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Oil glut and imperative of fiscal federalism

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By   3 days ago

In the past few months state governors have been lamenting the drop in revenue allocations from the federation account and this has resulted in their […]

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No election in 19 LGAs in Borno – INEC

By   3 days ago

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said it will conduct presidential election and national assembly elections in only 8 out of the 27 local government areas […]

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INEC Postpones House of Reps elections in Jigawa

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced the postponement of election into the House of Representatives in eleven federal constituencies in Jigawa State, Vanguard […]

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Amaechi wasn’t shot, he is lying – Police

By   3 days ago

The Rivers State Police Command has said that the claims by the Rivers state government of thugs shooting at Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s convoy was false. […]

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Revisiting Abuja Accord

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By   3 days ago

History was made in Abuja about two months ago at the Ladi Kwali hall, Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja when the presidential candidate of the Peoples […]

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FAO increases technical cooperation programme by $6.1m

By   15 hours ago

Executive Council of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO has increased funding for the Technical Cooperation Programme, TCP by $6.1 million through extra-budgetary […]

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Food security: Int’l agencies to raise $121m for Syria

By   19 hours ago

International agencies are planning a conference to raise $121million for Syria and neighbouring countries to prevent further deterioration of the food security situation and the […]

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Total sells Nigerian oil field for $569m

By ,   19 hours ago

French oil giant, Total yesterday said that it has sold its stake in a Nigerian oil field to a local company for $569 million (523million […]

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50% tariff reduction for industrial, commercial consumers -NERC

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By   3 days ago

Chairman of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission NERC, Dr Sam Amadi has said that industrial, commercial and high end residential electricity customers (R3) are those […]

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Bauchi govt disburses N2bn CBN loan to beneficiaries

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Bauchi State government has launched and disbursed N2billion of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN to 16, 150 beneficiaries across the state. The beneficiaries of […]

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Fitch applauds Rivers govt on debt reduction

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Fitch, an international credit ratings agency, has placed Rivers State government’s long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings, IDRs at ‘BB-’, confirming its national […]

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LVG plans £100m summer spending spree

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By   4 days ago

Louis van Gaal will continue with his big-spending ‘Galacticos’ transfer policy this summer as Manchester United prepare to go big in their search of title […]

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Mourinho eye £36m-rated Andre Gomes

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By   4 days ago

Chelsea boss Mourinho wants to strengthen the Premier League leaders’ midfield even further in the summer and has had rave reviews about the 21-year-old. Mourinho […]

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Terry signs one-year Chelsea contract extension

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By   5 days ago

John Terry has signed a one-year contract extension with Chelsea that will tie him to the west London club until 2016 and ends speculation surrounding […]

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Bale set to resist EPL return

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By   5 days ago

Gareth Bale is prepared to resist all offers of a return to the Barclays Premier League and stay at Real Madrid. Bale has a £75million […]

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West Ham reluctant to sign Alex Song

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By   5 days ago

Alex Song faces an uncertain future after it emerged that West Ham have huge reservations over a permanent deal to sign the midfielder. Song has […]

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Man City deny opening talks with Ancelotti

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By   5 days ago

MANCHESTER CITY have strongly denied reports they have opened talks with Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti. Ancelotti is believed to be a potential target for […]

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Omeruo denies Oshoala love affair

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By   2 days ago

Middlesborough defender Kenneth Omeruo has played down talks making the rounds that he is dating Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala. Omeruo and Oshoala have both […]

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Henry, Vieira, Desailly, Zidane celebrate 100 caps

By   3 days ago

How France manager Didier Deschamps must wish he had this group of legends to call upon in his quest for Euro 2016 glory. Thierry Henry, […]

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Bale perfect for United – Scholes

By   3 days ago

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes believes Real Madrid speedster Gareth Bale would be a perfect fit at Old Trafford. Bale, who left England’s Tottenham […]

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Club Africain make Pyagbara enquiry

By   3 days ago

Tunisian side Club Africain have made preliminary query on the availability of Dolphins attacker Christian Pyagbara. Officials of the Tunisian club have been asking their […]

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Ghana bank on Grant to end trophy drought

By   3 days ago

Ghana FA spokesperson, Ibrahim Sannie Daara believes in Avram Grant’s coaching methods and says the Israeli can lead them to win titles. Avram, who took […]

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Lusaka battle: Siasia banks on dream team to deliver

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By   4 days ago

Despite calls from many Nigerians, Dream Team Coach Samson Siasia has insisted that no amount of pressure will push him to abandon his players and […]

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Nollywood actor, Solomon Akiyesi gets car gift from Abuja pastor

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By   2 days ago

Nollywood actor, Solomon Akiyesi witnessed a physical miracle last Sunday in Abuja. He received a massive turnaround and blessing by Abuja based Pastor, Joshua Iginla […]

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Zayn Malik officially quits boy band, One Direction

By   3 days ago

Teen heartthrob, Zayn Malik has quit the British boy band known as One Direction. The news was revealed on March 25, 2015 after a week […]

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Oritsefemi drops “Great Politician” video

By   3 days ago

The presidential election may have come and gone, but rave of the moment, Oritsefemi Majemite has shot a new video, which will linger for a […]

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New technologies can improve artistic creation-Artiste

By   3 days ago

Veteran artist, Isaac Emokpae, has urged Nigerian artists to take advantage of existing technologies to enhance their artistic expression. Emokpae said in Lagos that such […]

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UN commends Nigerian entertainment industry

By   3 days ago

Nigeria’s entertainment industry has definitely put the country at the fore in world entertainment. A representative of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, UNECA […]

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Emma Ugolee’s kidney awareness walk attracts celebs

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By ,   7 days ago

Ex broadcaster, Emma Ugolee’s dream of seeing celebrities walk on Lagos street for the cause of Kidney disease came alive recently when celebrities which included […]

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