Saturday November 29th, 2014

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Gunmen kill police officers in Nasarawa

Two police officers on patrol were yesterday ambushed and killed by unknown gunmen along Wamba road in Akwanga local government area of Nasarawa state. The spokesperson of the state police […]

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NASS crisis: IGP ordered to appear in court

A Federal High Court in Abuja yesterday asked embattled Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, to put the Inspector General of Police, IGP on notice to come […]

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Nyanya bombing: We’ve no hand in Ogwuche’s trial – Police

Nigeria Police High Command has denied arraigning suspected terrorist, Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche, who allegedly masterminded the bombing of Nyanya Motor Park, Abuja on April 14, 2014. The Force Headquarters said […]

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We’re ready for falling oil prices – FG

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The federal government has declared that mechanism has been put in place to cushion the adverse effect of declining crude oil price, even if the price drops to $60 (US […]

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NSE All Share Index gains 0.35%

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THE Stock market continued on a positive momentum on Thursday as the All Share Index jumped by 0.35 per cent to close at 34,705.48 points from 34,583.29 on Wednesday. Similarly, […]

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IMF commends Nigeria’s fiscal, monetary policies response to fall in global oil prices

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The International Monetary Fund, IMF Mission Chief for Nigeria, Mr. Gene Leon, said measures taken by the government in response to fall in oil price are in order. The IMF […]

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Etisalat, IS partner to extend network in Africa

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Etisalat and Internet Solutions, IS have signed a bilateral partnership agreement which will extend the reach of both companies’ Multi Protocol Label Switching, MPLS network coverage across the Middle East […]

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Shoderu charges brokers on survival measures

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INSURANCE Brokers in the Northern Nigeria had been advised to be more creative in product marketing in order to survive the current challenges confronting that part of the country. This […]

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NCRIB wants CAC support on brokers registration

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IN order to ensure that sanity prevails in the insurance brokering practice, the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers, NCRIB, has solicited the support of the Corporate Affairs Commission, CAC, […]

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Looming implosion in Kano and Rivers APC

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Ahead of the congresses of the various political parties, anger among members of the parties has become pervasive in the parties. This development is not unconnected to the plans to […]

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Delta APC: O’tega Emerhor, not yet our candidate – Party Chieftain

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A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Delta State, Chief Collins Umukoro, has refuted what he described as “maliciously sponsored story” in a section of the Nigeria media […]

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Stop insulting our leaders – Chukwumerije warns politicians

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The senator representing Abia North, Comrade Uche Chukwumerije has said that persistent hurling of abuses on the nation’s leaders by some individuals and opposition parties is a dangerous development, which […]

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Group raises concern over sabotage in Kwara PDP

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A group under the aegis of the Articulate Kwara Youth League, AKYL, yesterday advised President Goodluck Jonathan and the national Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to urgently address […]

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Looming implosion in Kano and Rivers APC

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  Ahead of the congresses of the various political parties, anger among members of the parties has become pervasive in the parties. This development is not unconnected to the plans […]

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Dowsing the volatile political climate ahead 2015

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Ahead of the 2015 general elections and given the heightened political tension in Nigeria, DOZIE ONWUZULIGBO writes on the need for politicians to show more caution and put the nation […]

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Galatasaray sack coach Prandelli

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Galatasaray have decided to part company with Cesare Prandelli following the club’s Champions League exit this week, according to the club’s vice-president. The former Italy boss replaced Roberto Mancini over the summer but […]

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Mancini wants Van Persie at San Siro

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Roberto Mancini is ready to try again to sign Robin van Persie, but this time for Inter Milan. Mancini, who lost out to Manchester United in an attempt to sign […]

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Everton, Leicester chase Turkish captain

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Everton and Leicester are ready to step up their interest in Turkey midfielder Selcuk Inan after reports stated that Galatasaray are ready to put their club captain on the transfer […]

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EPL: Bookmakers predicts Rodger’s sack

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Bookmakers have dramatically slashed their odds on Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers getting the sack after a dismal run of results. Liverpool fans are growing more incensed with their team’s performances each […]

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Roy Keane dumps assistant manager role in Aston Villa

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Assistant manager Roy Keane has left Aston Villa with immediate effect. He has relinquished the role after struggling to combine it with a similar position he holds with the Republic […]

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Football legend Pele hospitalised again

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Brazil great Pele, 74, was on Thursday (Nov 27) taken into a “special care” unit in a Sao Paulo hospital after his health worsened, three days after being admitted with […]

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Ghana lose appeal against U-17 disqualification

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Ghana have lost their appeal against the disqualification of their team from the 2015 Under-17 Championship. The Confederation of African Football upheld its decision to penalise Ghana for fielding an […]

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Keshi cleared for Eagles job

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Nigeria Football Federation factional president, Amaju Pinnick has said that Stephen Keshi will continue as Super Eagles coach even as he failed to qualify the national team for AFCON 2015 […]

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NFF orders Eaglets, Flying Eagles to camps

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Nigeria U17 and U20 teams are set to resume training camps ahead of major continental tournaments.  The U17 team, the Golden Eaglets, will commence camping in Abuja next month ahead […]

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Gov Dickson promises to pay Bayelsa United

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Governor Seriake Dickson has promised to pay protesting Bayelsa United players their outstanding monies, next week. The protesting players met with the state Governor Seriake Dickson over their unpaid sign-on […]

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ATP tour: Murray engaged to Kim Sears

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British No 1 and Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is engaged to Kim Sears, his girlfriend of more than nine years. Murray’s representatives have confirmed the engagement of 27-year-old Murray and […]

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Canada ready to welcome Super Falcons

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There has been a lot for football fans to enjoy this year, with the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil providing the high point. And 2015 will be no different, a […]

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Empress throws birthday party in Abuja

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…celebrates with orphans   It was all love and fun at the Cruz Resort over the weekend in Abuja, as Nollywood diva, Empress Njamah celebrated her birthday with the less […]

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Sam Dede considers returning to screen

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Ace actor, Sam Dede has expressed desire to return back to set, doing what he loved doing — acting. The actor, who is currently the director of Rivers State Tourism […]

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25 stars to rock MTN Saminifest

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Organisers of the much-awaited Saminifest, which is slated for the Accra Trade Fair Centre on December 6, have announced the names of the top Ghanaian artistes who have been invited […]

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Some actresses are desperate for roles – Ammy Chuks

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There is notion about Nollywood that most upcoming actors have to sleep their way to get roles. In a chat with Nollywood actress, Ammy Chuks, she asserted that some actresses […]

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Lily Best releases promo pics in anticipation of new club bang ‘Ubok’

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Lily Best, having dropped ‘Mboro’ few months ago featuring Calabar finest indigenous rapper, Upper X, which gained massive online hype and radio airplay, is here again. In anticipation of her […]

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Kids Got Talent: The Beeyolah concept from humble beginnings

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Abiola Akinyeye aka Beeyolah is a graduate of Mathematics and Statistics. She also holds an MBA in International Business Management, and is a banker/entrepreneur. Her passion for music as a young […]

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