Sunday March 29th, 2015

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PRESIDENTIAL POLLS: JONATHAN STILL FAVOURED TO WIN

PRESIDENTIAL POLLS: JONATHAN STILL FAVOURED TO WIN

Early fillers from across the country from the presidential election indicated that the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, President Goodluck Jonathan may be […]

Gunmen disrupt elections in Gombe, kill 7, injure 5

Gunmen disrupt elections in Gombe, kill 7, injure 5

Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram yesterday disrupted what started as peaceful elections in Gombe state, killing seven persons and injuring five at […]

INEC admits failure of Card Reader machines for election

INEC admits failure of Card Reader machines for election

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has acknowledged the failure of its card reader machines for the conduct of the Presidential and National Assembly elections, saying […]

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PRESIDENTIAL POLLS: JONATHAN STILL FAVOURED TO WIN

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By   2 mins ago

Early fillers from across the country from the presidential election indicated that the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, President Goodluck Jonathan may be […]

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Gunmen disrupt elections in Gombe, kill 7, injure 5

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By ,   56 mins ago

Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram yesterday disrupted what started as peaceful elections in Gombe state, killing seven persons and injuring five at […]

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INEC admits failure of Card Reader machines for election

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By   58 mins ago

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has acknowledged the failure of its card reader machines for the conduct of the Presidential and National Assembly elections, saying […]

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PRESIDENTIAL POLL 56.4M NIGERIANS DECIDE JONATHAN, BUHARI’S FATE

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By   1 day ago

Today, March 28, 2015, Nigerians of voting age who have obtained their Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs are expected to file out and elect a president […]

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FG, US sign $100m grant for education in North

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Federal Government has signed a $100m grant agreement with the Global Partnership for Education, an initiative partially funded by the US Agency for International Development. […]

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SSS warn against unauthorised release of elections result

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Department of State Services, DSS, has warned against announcing results of the presidential elections before Independent National Electoral commission, INEC concludes its collation. A statement […]

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Revisiting Abuja Accord

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By   24 hours 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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Gemade: Desperation of a lawmaker

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By   3 days ago

The desperation of Senator Barnabas Gemade, the Senator representing Benue North East at the Nigerian Senate to return to power has become a major obstacle […]

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We will bridge gap between rich and poor — Labour Party

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By ,   3 days ago

The governorship candidate of the Labour Party, LP in Akwa Ibom state, Senator Helen Esuene have pledged to address the widening gap between the rich […]

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Polls: Use no substances on your fingers, INEC tells Taraba women

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By ,   3 days ago

Following the mock accreditation exercise conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on the smart card readers, INEC has cautioned Taraba women against the […]

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Politicians in last minute campaigns in Cross River

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By   3 days ago

Few days to the general elections, politicians in Cross River have intensified their campaigns. Candidates vying for various elective positions have adopted various means to […]

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Abia APGA guber candidate urges politicians to respect peace pact

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Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State, Dr. Alex Otti has called on politicians to respect the peace accord signed […]

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Nigeria exported cocoa worth N131. 2bn in 2014 -NEPC

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By   1 day ago

Not less than N131.2billion worth of cocoa was exported by Nigeria in 2014, thus making the country the highest exporter of the product during the […]

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Omo proves power of stain removal with street programme

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By ,   1 day ago

Omo, Nigeria’s top detergent brand for over 50 years is embarking on the ultimate showdown challenge on streets across major cities in the country to […]

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Sapele-Agbor road dualisation to cost N64.8bn – Minister

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By   1 day ago

Minister of Works, Mr. Mike Onolememen has said that the 110.6-kilometre Sapele-Agbor road single carriageway would be dualised at the cost of N64.8 billion, adding […]

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Tank Farms location: Apapa Port prone to pollution

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Port Manager, Lagos Port Complex, Apapa, Mr. Nasir Anas Mohammed has said the location of petroleum products depots, popularly called oil tank farms, and industries […]

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FG to reprivatise Ajaokuta Steel Company

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Federal Government will soon commence another process to privatize the Ajaokuta Limited Steel Company, ASCL, once all encumbrances with the core investor are resolved. Already, […]

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CBN exempts FTZ banks from withholding tax deductions

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Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has stated that it wants to exempt banks operating in Nigeria’s free trade zones from withholding tax deductions on interest […]

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LVG plans £100m summer spending spree

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By   2 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   2 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   2 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   3 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   3 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   3 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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Lusaka battle: Siasia banks on dream team to deliver

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By   1 day 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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Messi tops football rich list as Barca star takes home nearly £1m-a-week

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By   2 days ago

Lionel Messi is the highest-paid footballer on the planet, banking nearly £1million a week last year in wages and sponsorship deals. The Argentina and Barcelona […]

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IAAF dangles $280,000 prize money on athletes at Guiyang 2015

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No less than US$280,000 in prize money will be paid out by the IAAF to the leading runners in the two senior races at the […]

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Flying Eagles pocket N1.8m bonus each

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By   3 days ago

Members of the victorious Flying Eagles team pocketed $9,400 each (N1.8m) for their accumulated match and camp allowances, it has been learnt. An impeccable camp […]

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Mayweather-Pacquiao revenue over $400m

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By   3 days ago

Record-shattering revenue totals for Manny Pacquiao’s upcoming boxing showdown with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather could surpass $400 million, promoter Bob Arum told ESPN in a report […]

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Falcons to resume training Wednesday

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By   3 days ago

Nigeria’s Super Falcons will resume training on Wednesday following their 1-1 draw by Mali in their All Africa Games final qualifier in Bamako last Saturday. […]

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Emma Ugolee’s kidney awareness walk attracts celebs

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By ,   4 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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Applause gospel music and movies achievers awards to honour Pastor Adeboye

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By   2 weeks ago

All is set for the drama department of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in conjunction with Salvation Crusaders Media to honour Pastor E. […]

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AGN: Court voids Ibinabo’s election as president

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By ,   2 weeks ago

A Federal High Court has voided the election of former beauty queen and actress, Ibinabo Febrisima as the President of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria, […]

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GEJwinsit: Nigerian entertainers pledge support for President Jonathan

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By ,   2 weeks ago

On Sunday, March 15, Nigeria’s president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan held an interactive session with members of the entertainment industry at the Eko Hotel and Suites, […]

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Queen of Aso launches 2015 edition of pageant

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By   2 weeks ago

Organisers of Nigeria’s prestigious beauty pageant, Queen of Aso have launched the 2015 edition of the pageant. The Chief Executive Officer of the pageant, Mr. […]

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Former MBGN Anna Banner pregnant for Flavour?

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By   2 weeks ago

If the news making the rounds is anything to go by, then former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Anna Banner is expecting her first child […]

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