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Northern Govs hail Jonathan, congratulate Buhari

Northern Govs hail Jonathan, congratulate Buhari

Chairman of the Northern States Governors’ Forum and Niger State Governor, Babangida Muazu Aliyu, has hailed President Goodluck Jonathan for conceding defeat and congratulated Buhari […]

JONATHAN TO PDP: DON’T RUE OUR LOSS

JONATHAN TO PDP: DON’T RUE OUR LOSS

President Goodluck Jonathan has urged members and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, not to mourn the loss in the just-concluded presidential election. The […]

Reps fail to debate 2015 Budget, adjourn till April 14

Reps fail to debate 2015 Budget, adjourn till April 14

For the second day running, House of Representatives failed to pass the 2015 Budget and the long-awaited Petroleum Industry Bill, PIB. The House had on […]

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Northern Govs hail Jonathan, congratulate Buhari

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Chairman of the Northern States Governors’ Forum and Niger State Governor, Babangida Muazu Aliyu, has hailed President Goodluck Jonathan for conceding defeat and congratulated Buhari […]

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JONATHAN TO PDP: DON’T RUE OUR LOSS

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By   1 hour ago

President Goodluck Jonathan has urged members and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, not to mourn the loss in the just-concluded presidential election. The […]

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Reps fail to debate 2015 Budget, adjourn till April 14

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For the second day running, House of Representatives failed to pass the 2015 Budget and the long-awaited Petroleum Industry Bill, PIB. The House had on […]

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Gov Yuguda, Ningi lose Senate bid

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Bauchi State Governor, Isa Yuguda and Deputy Senate Leader, Abdul Ahmed Ningi, have lost the senatorial bid and they were roundly defeated in last Saturday’s […]

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POLL RESULT: JONATHAN CONGRATULATES BUHARI

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Assures on maximum cooperation, smooth transition   President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday showed his rare breed and spirit of sportsmanship when he congratulated President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu […]

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Senators, Reps abandon NASS for election results

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The two chambers of the National Assembly failed to resume plenary from their break yesterday, because members present could not form a quorum. At the […]

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Jonathan a true democrat – APC guber candidate

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By ,   26 mins ago

Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Barrister Simon Lalong yesterday described President Goodluck Jonathan as a true democrat for conceding defeat to the […]

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INEC says no evidence to cancel Rivers elections

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Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says there is no substantial evidence to cancel result of Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections in Rivers. Chairman of […]

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Rivers PDP congratulates winners, electorate

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Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has congratulated all the three Senatorial and twelve House of Representatives candidates who contested Saturday’s election […]

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Devt Centre urges continuous use of card readers

By   24 hours ago

Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development, an NGO, has called for the continuous use of the Card Reader in Nigeria’s elections. This is contained […]

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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   4 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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IFC to invest $200m in Emerging Markets

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By   47 mins ago

International Finance Corporation, IFC has committed up to $200 million to the IFC Financial Institutions Growth Fund, FIG Fund. The FIG Fund’s mandate is to […]

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Bayelsa posts N2.8bn balance for February

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By ,   48 mins ago

Bayelsa State Government yesterday said it posted N2.8 billion, including Subsidy Re-investment Programme (SURE- P), as funds available as at the end of February 2015, […]

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Smoke at Lagos Airport causes panic among passengers

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A minor smoke incident at the “E” arrival wing of the International terminal of the Murtala Muhammed l Airport, Lagos at about 1.13pm yesterday created […]

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Agric Minister wins ward in Ogun

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Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina is one of the few members of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, who won their wards […]

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50% tariff reduction for industrial, commercial consumers -NERC

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By   4 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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Injury: Alaba ruled out for 7 weeks

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David Alaba has been ruled out for the next seven weeks with a medial ligament tear in his left knee, Bayern Munich have confirmed. The […]

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Arsenal keeping tab on Petr Cech’s decision

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Arsenal are awaiting clarification regarding Petr Cech’s future before moving for the Chelsea goalkeeper. The Czech Republic international is set to leave Stamford Bridge this […]

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Mourinho to relaunch Douglas Costa’s bid

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Blues almost signed the midfielder in the winter window and are ready to try again as they strengthen title-bound squad that fell short in Europe […]

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LVG plans £100m summer spending spree

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By   5 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   5 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   6 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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Raymond King tips Akpeyi to replace Enyeama

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By   1 hour ago

Former Green Eagles’ goalkeeper, Raymond King has told Goal that he was more than delighted with the performance of Daniel Akpeyi in the international friendly […]

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Omeruo denies Oshoala love affair

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By   4 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

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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   4 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

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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   4 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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Nollywood actor, Solomon Akiyesi gets car gift from Abuja pastor

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By   4 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   4 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   4 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   4 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   4 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 ,   1 week 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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