Monday September 1st, 2014

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FMBN recovers N1.2bn debt

Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, FMBN, says it has so far recovered the sum of N1.2 billion in the last six months as debts. This was made known by chairman […]

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2015: Nobody can stop Jonathan — Dokubo-Asari

Dokubo-Asari is the leader of the Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Force, NDPVF. In this interview, he bared his mind on some national issues, especially what he calls the oppressive tendencies […]

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Ebola: How Rivers Govt compromised

Facts have emerged that Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi and the state government compromised in their handling of the Ebola virus case confirmed in Port Harcourt, the state capital […]

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Power supply hits 4500MW – Nebo

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By   20 hours ago

Minister of power Prof Chinedu Nebo has stated that Nigeria has attained power supply of about 4500MW. He made this known at weekend when he received a delegation of Brazilian […]

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CBN and N65 ATM charge

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By ,   20 hours ago

As the reintroduction of N65 Automated Teller Machine, ATM charge become effective today, The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN and others in financial circles have justified the decision that the […]

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First Aluminium HY profit surges 57%

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By ,   20 hours ago

FIRST Aluminium plc’s, a Nigerian manufacturer of roofing sheets, half-year, HY profit surges 57 percent amid operating challenges inhibiting the growth potentials of players in the industry. For the first […]

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Ecobank unveils new deposit promo

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By ,   20 hours ago

ECOBANK Nigeria has allotted several millions of Naira cash prizes for winners that would emerge in its new deposit promo titled “Giant Prize Give Away” Promotion for current and savings […]

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IFC helps improve electricity supply to many people

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By   22 hours ago

International Finance Corporation, IFC has helped Afghanistan’s national power utility choose a new private contractor to improve the quality of the electricity supply to more than 300,000 people across Kandahar, […]

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UBA launches one-stop e-payment portal

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By ,   22 hours ago

UNITED Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has introduced an online payments and collections platform tagged U-bills. The online payment platform has been enabled in all the 19 countries where UBA […]

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APC accuses Jonathan of attempt to escalate Ebola disease

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By   19 hours ago

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said Nigerians must hold President Goodluck Jonathan personally responsible if the Ebola Virus Disease spreads more than it has done in the country, after […]

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2015: Jonathan’s candidacy will enhance PDP’s fortunes

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By ,   19 hours ago

The choice of President Goodluck Jonathan as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate will boost the party’s chances in the forthcoming general elections. The Cross River PDP publicity secretary, […]

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Dankwambo and opposition in Gombe

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By   20 hours ago

As the political clock is fast moving towards the most awaited 2015 general elections, political umpires and adjudicators were seen wrapping off things in preparation to conduct free, fair and […]

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A’Ibom 2015: Oro to present one guber aspirant

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By ,   20 hours ago

Elders and youths of Oro national ethnic nationality in Akwa Ibom have said that they would present a single candidate out of over 20 aspirants for the 2015 governorship race […]

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NURTW endorses Gov Ahmed for second term

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By ,   21 hours ago

Kwara State Council of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW has endorsed the State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, for a second term in office. The Chairman of the […]

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Chief Ikimi’s exit unfortunate’- Hilliard Eta

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By ,   21 hours ago

The South-South National Vice Chairman of the All People’s Congress (APC), Mr. Hilliard Eta described Chief’s Ikimi resignation from party as unfortunate. Mr. Eta expressed regrets that ‘as former National […]

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Man Utd complete £13.8m Blind deal

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Manchester United have signed versatile Netherlands international Daley Blind from Ajax for £13.8m. Blind, 24, was in United coach Louis van Gaal’s World Cup squad and can play at left-back […]

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Sunderland loan Ricky Alvarez from Inter

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By   5 hours ago

Sunderland have completed the signing of Inter midfielder Ricky Alvarez on a season-long loan.Goal revealed on Thursday that the Black Cats were in talks for the 26-year-old, who had been made […]

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Tottenham sign Stambouli

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By   7 hours ago

Tottenham have completed the signing of Montpellier midfielder Benjamin Stambouli, the Premier League side has confirmed.The 24-year-old underwent a medical and formalised his move to White Hart Lane on transfer deadline day, with the […]

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Real Madrid sign Chicharito on loan

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By   11 hours ago

Real Madrid have confirmed that they have secured the services of Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez on loan from Manchester United for the 2014-15 campaign, with an option to make the move permanent at the end of […]

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Falcao to join Manchester United on loan

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By   12 hours ago

Manchester United have agreed to sign Colombia striker Radamel Falcao in a £6m season-long loan deal from Monaco. Falcao, who must pass a medical, has been linked during the summer […]

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Arsenal line up Bacca bid

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By   16 hours ago

Arsene Wenger is poised to make a bid for Sevilla star Carlos Bacca in an attempt to ease Arsenal’sstriker problems before the transfer window closes.The Gunners have turned their attention to the Colombia international after Loic […]

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Clock ticks for Giwa

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By   19 hours ago

. Jonathan wades into NFF crises .Galadima, Toro urge for peace moves to stall more crises There is palpable tension in Nigeria’s football community as the clock ticks to midnight […]

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Ahmed Musa delighted with CSKA double

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By   20 hours ago

Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa has declared that he is delighted to net a brace in CSKA Moscow 6-0 win over FC Rostov in a Russian Premier League game. CSKA Moscow […]

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AFCON 2015 Qualifiers: Keshi hits Calabar for Congo

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By   20 hours ago

Coach Stephen Keshi is flying into Calabar ahead of the fast-approaching Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Congo Republic this weekend at the U. J. Esuene Stadium. The Big Boss […]

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US Open 2014 special: Murray in good shape to face Tsonga

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By   20 hours ago

Andy Murray believes his physical problems from early in the tournament are behind him as he heads into the second week of the US Open. The Briton beat Andrey Kuznetsov […]

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NFF Glass House fire: Maigari a suspect – NSC

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By   20 hours ago

The National Sports Commission, NSC, at the weekend in Abuja said last Tuesday’s arrest of Aminu Maigari, a former Chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, was unrelated to the […]

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NFF crisis: FIFA letter to Nigeria not real – Baribote

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By   20 hours ago

• Former NPL boss opens cans of worms Nigerians are in for multiple shockers and revelations on the so-called crisis rocking the nation’s football. We caught up with Chief Rumson […]

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GUS: The Cube hits Nigerian cinema

By   3 days ago

Organisers of the Gulder Ultimate Search have released a short film on Gulder Ultimate Search tagged The Cube. Expected to tour Nigerian cinemas the short film, features the 10 Ultimate men, winners of the previous […]

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I need trust, confidence to manage K1 – New manager

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Self acclaimed Fuji king; Wasiu Ayinde Marshal has parted ways with his manager Percy Ibikunle Ademokun. The duo brought to an end a working relationship spanning over 17 years. Ekotainment […]

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Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon Split: Divorce lawyers negotiating settlement

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By   3 days ago

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon have reportedly been speaking with divorce lawyers as they prepare to end their marriage. The couple have been together for six years, but this past […]

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Producer fires cast for high pay demand

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Producers of South Africa’s long time soap opera, ‘Generations’, fired the casts after they went on strike demanding for high pay.  ‘Generations’ first aired in 1993, a year before the […]

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Shan George battles British promoters over son’s new song

By ,   3 days ago

The Delectable Nollywood Actress cum producer Shan George is very angry at the moment, and this is authoritative. Shan annoyance is not unconnected to ‘Edo Boy’, the just released song […]

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Nollywood tasked on scriptwriting

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Some stakeholders in the Nollywood on Thursday said that scriptwriting could be improved through engagement of budding scriptwriters in advanced courses. They said efforts of the scriptwriters were not being […]

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