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Blood scarcity looms

Blood scarcity looms

National Blood Transfusion Service, NBTS, may soon close shop due to inadequate funding. Coordinator of Abuja Centre of National Blood Transfusion Service, Dr. Omo Izedonmwen, […]

Boko Haram retakes Borno town from military

Boko Haram retakes Borno town from military

Boko Haram terrorists have reportedly retaken Marte town in Borno State, one of the states hit hard by the insurgents in the last six years. […]

Army urged to document Boko Haram experiences

Army urged to document Boko Haram experiences

Retired Maj.- Gen. Emmanuel Bassey has called on the Nigerian Army to carefully document its experiences in the ongoing operations in the North-East with a […]

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Blood scarcity looms

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National Blood Transfusion Service, NBTS, may soon close shop due to inadequate funding. Coordinator of Abuja Centre of National Blood Transfusion Service, Dr. Omo Izedonmwen, […]

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Boko Haram retakes Borno town from military

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Boko Haram terrorists have reportedly retaken Marte town in Borno State, one of the states hit hard by the insurgents in the last six years. […]

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Army urged to document Boko Haram experiences

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Retired Maj.- Gen. Emmanuel Bassey has called on the Nigerian Army to carefully document its experiences in the ongoing operations in the North-East with a […]

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Fuel scarcity looms over N350bn debts

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Nigerians should brace up for another fuel scarcity as marketers have warned of imminent acute scarcity over N350billion debt being owed by the Federal Government. […]

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Ministerial nominees:BUHARI, TINUBU CLASH OVER FASHOLA

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There are indications that the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Alhaji Bola Ahmed Tinubu, will soon clash […]

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Reps pass 2015 Budget with N200bn increase

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House of Representatives yesterday passed the 2015 Budget of N4.493 trillion, an upward review of about N200 billion from the N4.3 trillion presented to the […]

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Governorship inauguration and Rivers judicial crisis

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Since the victory of Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, and by extension, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Rivers State, there have been wide jubilations. The […]

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Financial impropriety: APC probes party leadership in Cross River

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All Progressive Congress, APC, has constituted a panel to investigate alleged mismanagement of funds levelled against the party leadership in Cross River. The party has […]

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Has our democracy come of age?

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The presidential and legislative elections has come and gone and will go down in our history as one of the most unprecedented in terms of […]

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Bauchi Emirs laud Governor Yuguda

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Governor Isa Yuguda of Bauchi state has been commended for touching the lives of citizens of the state during his eight years of governance in […]

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Time to sanitise INEC in Cross River

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Albert Einstein said, “evil men will rule the world if the few good ones continue to remain silent.” This statement of fact without equivocation is […]

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CSOs, election observation and the credibility question

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The roles of civil society organizations to ensure a credible electoral process cannot be over-emphasised. In this piece, Okechukwu Keshi Ukegbu writes that the Abia […]

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Gov Wada lauded over multimillion naira Lokoja water project

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Kogi State governor, Captain Idris Wada has been commended for completing the payment of the Lokoja Greater Water Works Project despite glaring financial challenges facing […]

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UNIDO boosts sustainable industrialisation in middle-income countries

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Fostering inclusive and sustainable industrial development in middle-income countries, MICs in Europe and Central Asia through innovation and technology was the focus of an international […]

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Africa important for EU energy future, says expert

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Chief Executive Officer, Eni Oil and Gas, Mr Claudio Descalzi says that Africa has the potential to power the European Union in years to come. […]

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Conference for better enterprises…

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United Nations Industrial Development Organization, UNIDO conference held in the Azerbaijani capital, Baku, on Resource efficient and cleaner production, RECP was meant for better enterprises, […]

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Stakeholders counseled on investment in maritime business

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Chairman, Lagos Water Regatta, Otunba Olusegun Jawando, has urged government and other stakeholders to invest in marine business, saying it has a lot of profitable […]

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Community honours NNPC boss for humanitarian services

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A General Manager with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Sir Christian Eke has been conferred with the Ebekuodike chieftaincy title in Ngor Okpala Local […]

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Hazard is going no where, Mourinho tells Madrid

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Chelsea forward Eden Hazard is not going anywhere, manager Jose Mourinho has warned Real Madrid. The Belgium international has lit up the Premier League this […]

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Sunderland’s Johnson charged with child sex offences

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By   3 days ago

England footballer Adam Johnson has been charged with three child sex offences with a person under 16 and one of sexual grooming. Johnson, who was […]

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Man City players back Vieira to replace Pellegrini

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Patrick Vieira has the backing of Manchester City players to replace Manuel Pellegrini should the club sack the under-fire manager. Pellegrini’s future at the Etihad […]

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Henderson signs new 5-year Liverpool deal

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Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson has signed a new five-year deal, worth £100,000-a-week. It ends months of talks between the parties, with the ex-Sunderland player committed […]

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Yaya Toure hints at Man City exit

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Manchester City’s Ivorian international has opened the door to a possible move away from the Etihad this summer. Yaya Toure has thrown his Manchester City […]

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Man Utd table bid for Hummels

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By   4 days ago

Manchester United have tabled a 30-million euro ($32.15m, £21.38m) bid for Borussia Dortmund’s Germany defender Mats Hummels, according to a report in Sport Bild. Hummels […]

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Arsenal, Chelsea blockbuster clash: Past records have no impact – Wenger

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Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger gets another opportunity to beat his old nemesis and keep the Premier League title race alive although the Frenchman insists his […]

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Gabon 2017 qualifier: Eagles won’t give away anything – Keshi

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Assuming Nigeria is to play next week, do you have enough players to prosecute it We don’t have certain players, right now and most of […]

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$300m mega-fight: I’ll fight Mayweather like a warrior – Pacquiao

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Manny Pacquiao said he has to fight Floyd Mayweather like it is the last of his life when he touches gloves with the undefeated American […]

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UCL semi-finals: Barca v Bayern, Juventus v Real Madrid

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Barcelona have been drawn against Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich in the Champions League semi-finals. The other last-four tie sees Juventus – in their first semi-final […]

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Keshi must reach CHAN semis or face sack!

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Stephen Keshi will be sacked if he fails to reach the semifinals of the 2016 CAF championship for African players based at home, CHAN. The […]

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$1m WBC belt unveiled for Mayweather/Pacquiao mega-fight

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Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao were given a glimpse of the WBC emerald winner’s belt when it was unveiled in Mexico City. The emerald green, […]

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How Seun Olagunju celebrated her 40th birthday

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By   21 hours ago

It was celebration galore last week Saturday, April 18 when Seun Olagunju, a trailblazer in the broadcasting industry rolled out the drums to celebrate her […]

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Gen Dipo Diya’s son weds foreigner

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The household of retired Lieutenant-General Oladipo Diya, Nigeria’s former Chief of General Staff who paddled the canoe of leadership at the very apex as the […]

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Tonto Dikeh in debt scam

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By ,   1 day ago

Fans of popular but controversial Nollywood diva, Tonto Dikeh were on Thursday evening, April 23, shocked when a post on social network site, Instagram, accused […]

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Xenophobia: SA rapper to perform in Zimbabwe despite reprisal scare

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Despite the ongoing xenophobic attacks in South Africa, the entertainment industry in the country seems unperturbed as the country’s top rapper, Cassper Nyovest is set […]

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Audu Maikori steps down as CEO of Chocolate City

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In what has come as a surprise to music lovers in Nigeria, Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of frontline record label, Chocolate City, Audu Maikori has […]

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I’m yet to find my dream girl- Numero

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Abuja wave-making artiste, author of the famous ‘Kalakuta’ single, Numero has said he is yet to find the woman of his dreams. The artiste in […]

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