Wednesday October 22nd, 2014

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Senators confer immunity on selves

Senators yesterday introduced a novelty into Nigeria’s Constitution amendment process by conferring immunity on themselves. If the amendment sails through, Senators and other lawmakers at both the federal and state […]

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SHEIK GUMI TO BUHARI: DON’T CONTEST 2015 POLL

My brother in Islam, please listen to the words of wisdom. Before, they used you the first time to disrupt the Second Republic, my father advised you against it. Today, […]

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B/Haram to release Chibok girls in batches

As part of implementation of the ceasefire agreement between the Federal Government and members of the Boko Haram sect, the insurgents have agreed to release the over 200 abducted schoolgirls […]

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Naira firms against dollar as investors eye Nigeria assets

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NAIRA firmed against the U.S. dollar as financial markets got a breather following weeks of sell-offs and two oil companies sold the greenback to some lenders, dealers said. The unit […]

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Removal of import duty promotes airline operations – Caverton boss

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The Director of Strategy and Planning of Caverton Helicopters, Mr. Kingsley Uwagbale has said that removal of import duty on aircraft spare parts by the federal government in 2012 has […]

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FirstBank, MoneyGram partner on remittance service

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FIRST Bank of Nigeria Limited, (First Bank) and MoneyGram International have announced the launch of outbound remittance service in Nigeria. In a statement, the lender said since money transfers began […]

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Stocks market maintain gain as YTD stands at -6.18%

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TRADING activities on the floor of the Nigerian Stock closed on a positive note yesterday, as NSE ASI appreciated by +0.29% to close at 38,776.67 basis points, compared with the […]

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NSE defers new listing rule date

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THE Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE said it has deferred the effective date of a portion of the amendment to its listings rules. “Notice is hereby given that, the effective date […]

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IATA projects 7.3bn passengers by 2034

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Τhe International Air Transport Association, IATA has projected that passenger numbers are expected to reach 7.3 billion by 2034. IATA while releasing the first 20-year passenger growth forecast noted that […]

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Peter Obi was not the face of APGA –Umeh

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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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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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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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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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Osun, Ekiti guber elections eye opener for Nigeria –Buhari

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Former Head of State, Major-General Mohammad Buhari (rtd) has said that the governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun states should be an eye opener for Nigerians as 2015 general elections […]

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APC’s 16 years in Lagos, a waste – PDP aspirant

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A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP governorship aspirant in Lagos, Mr. Babatunde Olalere Gbadamosi has described the 16 years of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the state as sore experience […]

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Reus wants Real Madrid move

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Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus has decided that Real Madrid would be the ideal destination for him when he leaves the club, though Manchester United and Bayern Munich also want […]

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Man Utd planning shock £20m bid for Pique

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MANCHESTER UNITED are plotting a shock £20m bid for former star Gerard Pique. United boss Louis Van Gaal is still desperate to sign defensive re-enforcements and has put Barcelona’s Pique […]

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Real Madrid eyes Alaba

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Real Madrid are keen to sign Bayern Munich star David Alaba to replace Fabio Coentrao and Marcelo at left-back. The young Austrian is rated among the best young wing-backs in […]

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Man Utd to move for Khedira

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MANCHESTER UNITED boss Louis van Gaal hopes to blow Arsenal and Chelsea out the water with a MEGA contract offer for Germany World Cup winner Sami Khedira. The 27-year-old midfielder […]

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Liverpool, Everton to lock horns for Ayew

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The Marseille winger is set to run down his contract in France to force through a move to the Premier League with a host of clubs interested Andre Ayew has […]

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Tottenham line-up £10m January bid for Podolski

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Tottenham’s desire to bring in much needed goal-scoring additions will lead White Hart Lane boss Mauricio Pochettino to make an offer for Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski. The German international is […]

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Why my feud with Maigari persisted – Danagogo

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Minister of Sports and Chairman National Sports Commission Dr Tammy Danagogo has disclosed why he fought former President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Aminu Maigari’s board was due to numerous […]

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Pistorius jailed five years

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Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for the manslaughter of Reeva Steenkamp – but he could serve just 10 months in jail before being held under […]

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Serena beats Ivanovic in WTA Finals opener

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A new venue, an injury-hit preparation and insults from a top sports official – none of it could stop Serena Williams’ winning streak at the WTA Finals. The three-time defending […]

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Play with your hearts, Pinnick charges Falcons

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NFF President Amaju Pinnick has charged the Senior Women National Team, Super Falcons, to play with all their heart when confronting the Banyana Banyana of South Africa in the semi […]

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Rugby independence display: Teams set for battle

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Commercial nerve center of Nigeria, Lagos will as from October 31st burble following a Rugby championship slated to take place. A release obtained by Nigerian Pilot Sports revealed that Plateau […]

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Gunners seek Euro lifeline after domestic struggles

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…Anderlecht vs Arsenal     Arsene Wenger has defensive worries to ponder ahead of Arsenal’s Champions League clash with Anderlecht today. Wenger’s side claimed a welcome three points in their […]

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PMAN northern chapter seeks peace, unity amongst members

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… 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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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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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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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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