Thursday October 23rd, 2014

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CRACKS AS 7 GOVS SHUN APC MEETING

Okorocha, 7 others insist on presidential primaries  To meet Jonathan on states’ finances     Indications that there are cracks in the All Progressives Congress, APC Governors’ Forum emerged yesterday […]

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Insecurity: Police begin audit of armouries

A nationwide audit of police armouries has been initiated by the Force Headquarters. The directive for the exercise to be conducted with immediate effect was given yesterday by the Inspector-General […]

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Jonathan may not appoint new ministers

Those lobbying for ministerial positions following Monday’s resignation of seven ministers to pursue their governorship ambition may not realise such dreams under the present tenure of President Goodluck Jonathan as […]

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BPE pledges to support Nigerian Shippers’ Council

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By   20 hours ago

The Director General, Bureau of Public Enterprises, BPE, Mr. Benjamin Dikki, has reiterated the Bureau’s commitment to ensuring that the Nigerian Shippers’ Council is empowered to carry out its assignment […]

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Aviation C’ttee Chair laments poverty level among rural dwellers

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By ,   20 hours ago

The Chairman House Committee on Aviation, Hon Nkeiruka Onyejeocha has lamented the level of poverty among the rural dwellers in the country. Speaking while presenting various economic empowerment items to […]

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Sterling Bank unveils ‘One Bank’ initiative

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By ,   20 hours ago

STERLING Bank has unveiled a new banking product, tagged ‘One Bank’, which is aimed at increasing new account openings, improving mobile money application use/ adoption and deepening brand and customer […]

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NIWA devices new rules on inland waterways transportation

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By ,   20 hours ago

With the incessant occurrence of boat mishaps along the Nigeria’s inland waterways, the Federal Government, through the National Inland Waterways Authority, NIWA, has commenced action needed to reduce accidents on […]

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Winners emerge in Fidelity Bank Save 4 Scholarship promo

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By ,   20 hours ago

FIDELITY Bank Customers, who emerged winners at the second nationwide draw of the bank’s “Save 4 Scholarship” promo, have been rewarded with a total of N12.7 million. The second nationwide […]

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Wiko Mobile unveils smartphones in Nigeria

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Europe’s fastest growing phone brand, Wiko Mobile is making aggressive in-roads into Nigeria to capitalise on one of the world’s fastest growing smartphone market. Nigerian consumers are amongst the first […]

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Tambuwal: Prevarication that may hurt him

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By   19 hours ago

Earlier in the week, the news made the rounds that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Tambuwal attended a meeting of APC in Sokoto, thereby giving rise […]

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Endorsement of President is a vote of confidence on his performance — Rep

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By   19 hours ago

The lawmaker representing Yenagoa/Kolokuma/Opokuma Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon.Warman Ogoriba, believes that President Goodluck Jonathan has raised the bar of tolerance in leadership to a point that […]

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Peter Obi was not the face of APGA –Umeh

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By   2 days ago

Since the defection of ex-Gov Peter Obi of Anambra state from APGA to the PDP, things have never remained the same with the former governor’s former allies in APGA. In […]

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A’Ibom guber: Exodus hits Akpabio’s cabinet

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By ,   2 days ago

Four members of Akwa Ibom State Executive Council (EXCO) have tendered their resignation letters in compliance with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) deadline to further their political ambition in 2015. Those […]

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There is no zoning in Imo –Senator Ararume

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By   2 days ago

One of the frontline aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the governorship of Imo state in 2015, Senator Ifeanyi Ararume has refuted the clamour by […]

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Chime, Ekweremadu set to clash over senatorial ticket

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By ,   2 days ago

The Enugu state governor, Mr Sullivan Chime and the deputy senate president, Senator Ike Ekweremadu are set for an epic battle over who emerges as the Enugu West Senatorial candidate […]

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Liverpool & Arsenal in Higuain race

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By   4 hours ago

Liverpool have stolen a march on Arsenal after tabling a €40m (£31.2m) offer for unsettled Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to reports. Higuain was strongly linked with a move to […]

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Mourinho tips Fabregas as next Chelsea captain

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By   8 hours ago

CHELSEA manager Jose Mourinho has boasted Cesc Fabregas’ captaincy credentials, and hinted that he may be the next recipient of John Terry’s armband. The Portuguese boss has been effusive in […]

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Man City want UEFA to reimburse fans

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By   8 hours ago

Manchester City will express extreme disappointment to Uefa at the governing body taking no action against CSKA Moscow, despite home fans being present in the Arena Khimki for Tuesday’s 2-2 […]

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Southampton targets Kuyt

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By   11 hours ago

Dirk Kuyt, the 34-year-old former Liverpool midfielder now at Fenerbahce, is a target for Southampton in the January transfer window.

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Man City earmarks Ozil as Toure’s replacement

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By   1 day ago

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has reportedly ordered the club to sign Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil in January – as the club plan for life without Yaya Toure. City have been […]

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Weather responsible for draw against CSKA – Pellegrini

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By   1 day ago

Manuel Pellegrini last night admitted there could be no excuses for his Manchester City side after they sacrificed two points to leave their Champions League campaign in the balance – […]

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Eagles to open A/Ibom Int’l Stadium, Nov 6

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By   21 hours ago

….NFF shops for North African opposition The long wait is over. The 30,000 capacity Ibom International Stadium will be officially flung open on November 6 with Nigeria’s Super Eagles billed […]

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praises IK Uche

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By   21 hours ago

New interim Super Eagles Manager Amodu Shaibu has lauded the performance of Villarreal Striker Ikechukwu Uche who only recently reached a milestone of 100 goals in Spain. Amodu submitted that […]

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Pistorius unlikely to compete again after jail term

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By   21 hours ago

Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to want to compete in Paralympic events again, according to the psychiatrist who assessed him during his trial for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. South African […]

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CAF slams Platini for AFCON comments

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By   21 hours ago

The Confederation of African Football, CAF, has slammed UEFA president Michel Platini for giving his opinion on whether the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, should be called off over Ebola […]

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World No.4 crushes Serena 6-0, 6-2 in Singapore

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By   21 hours ago

Defending champion Serena Williams was thrashed 6-0 6-2 by Simona Halep at the WTA Finals in Singapore. The 18-time Grand Slam champion was remarkably off her game against the world […]

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Chelsea debut excites Nigerian starlet Solanke

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By   21 hours ago

Nigeria-born teenager Dominic Solanke was delighted to make his first-team debut for Chelsea at a bigger stage when he was thrown into the fray against Maribor in the Champions League. […]

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PMAN northern chapter seeks peace, unity amongst members

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By   2 days ago

… raises funds for displaced persons   Despite efforts being made by the administration of the Abuja chapter of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria, PMAN, some members of the […]

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eLDee not going back on music boycott

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By ,   2 days ago

Artiste and label boss, eLDee, has said there is no going back in his decision to exit the music stage after 16 active years as a performing artiste. The 37-year […]

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Mo Abudu, Chioma Udeh reconcile

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By ,   2 days ago

The duo of TV personality and owner of Ebony Life TV, Mo Abudu, and Chioma Udeh, boss of African International Film Festival, AFRIFF, appear to have mended fences of discord […]

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Lilian evicted despite public bum massage, nude bath session pics

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By   2 days ago

Lilian from Nigeria and Esther from Uganda have been evicted from the Big Brother Hotshots. The very funny and smart Esther from Uganda who promised to be one of the […]

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Introducing fashion for school initiative in Pakistan

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A Pakistan-born designer Saba Gul, has come up with a rather unique idea to help Pakistani women who lost out on the opportunity to go to school, to get some […]

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Organisers unveil nominees for Nigeria Goodwill Ambassador Awards

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…featuring Mama Africa, Winnie Mandela   Organisers of Nigeria Goodwill Ambassador Awards, NGAA have announced the nominees for this year’s award billed for November 1st at the Sheraton Hotel in […]

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