Tuesday November 25th, 2014

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APGA LEVIES GUBER ASPIRANTS $3M

Demands N250m campaign expenses Candidates must have financial muscle, says party   All is not well in the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, over the huge amount the party has […]

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Cross River PDP secretariat bombed

Crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Cross River State, yesterday took a frightening dimension with the bombing of the state secretariat of the party in Calabar, the state […]

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Shell shuts Bonny Light pipeline

Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, has shutdown Bonny Light pipeline as a result of environmental impact issues after an oil spill. It said the incident occurred on November 12, 2014 […]

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Nigeria’s crude oil exports increase 12.4% to 2.26 mb/d

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Nigeria’s Crude Oil exports for August increased by 12.4% month on month to 2.26 million b/d exporting 70.14 million barrels of oil including condensate, data from Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation […]

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American Tower, Bharti Airtel sign agreement on tower sales

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American Tower Corporation and Bharti Airtel Limited yesterday announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement, through Bharti Airtel Limited subsidiary company, Bharti Airtel International (Netherlands) BV (Airtel), for […]

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NCC shuts down Owntel for illegal operations

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Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC has shut a communication firm, Owntel for allegedly operating without an operational license. The regulatory body’s enforcement team led by Head of Enforcement, Mr. Salisu Abdul, […]

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ANCLA calls for MMIA cargo terminal opening

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Members of the Nigerian Licensed Custom Agents, ANCLA has called for the opening of the cargo terminal of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos, following the clash between Licensed […]

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Nigerian, 32, ranks among African Economic Leaders

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A 32-year-old Nigerian, Moses Siasia, has been listed among African Economic Leaders of Tomorrow by the Choiseul Institute for International Politics and Geo-economics in its 2014 ranking. A statement issued […]

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Africa’s mobile subscription nears 1bn mark

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Africa has topped 880 million in mobile subscriptions for Q3 2014, whilst 90 percent of the world’s population over six years old is predicted to have a mobile phone by […]

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2015: Apc and the drums of war

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Perhaps no other time in the history of Nigeria has a year preceding an election year been soaked in so much tension. The reasons are not miles away. The ruling […]

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2015: Ex deputy Gov calls for consensus in PDP

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As Nigeria inches towards the crucial 2015 elections, former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Christopher Ekpenyong, has advocated for a consensus arrangement that would help douse the prevailing […]

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2015: Aspirant tasks PDP on transparent primaries

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Frontline politician and leading senatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Imo East senatorial district, Dr Chris Asoluka has implored the party to ensure a free, fair and […]

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Democracy for sale in Nigeria

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A couple of weeks ago there was a story about Mr. Buhari weeping about the high cost of buying the APC nomination forms (N27.5 million). It was alleged that he […]

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PDP chief wants Tukur reinstated

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A member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Bayelsa state Prince Nwoko Akobundu at the weekend has called for the restatement of Alhaji Bamanga Tukur to his former position […]

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‘Gemade told Kwande people he would spend one term’

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The senatorial campaign organization of the incumbent governor of Benue State, Dr Gabriel Suswam has disclosed that Chief Barnabas Gemade, the incumbent senator representing Benue North East Senatorial District actually […]

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Avram Grant takes over Ghana Black Stars

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By   9 hours ago

Ghana’s Sports Ministry approved the appointment of Avram Grant as coach of the Ghanaian national team, local media reported on Monday. According to the reports, the Ghana Football Association Executive Committee is […]

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Former Chelsea manager dies

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By   11 hours ago

Former Chelsea manager John Neal has died at the age of 82, the Premier League leaders announced on Monday. Neal, who succeeded 1966 World Cup hat-trick hero Geoff Hurst at […]

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Klopp lined up to replace Rodgers

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By   13 hours ago

LIVERPOOL are lining up a sensational move to replace under-pressure boss Brendan Rodgers with Borussia Dortmund’s Jurgen Klopp. The Reds succumbed to a 3-1 defeat against Crystal Palace earlier today, […]

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Arsenal, Man Utd in battle for Robertson

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By   13 hours ago

ARSENAL and Manchester United are set to battle it out for Hull star Andy Robertson. The Scotland international has caught the eye of the Premier League giants after impressing in […]

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Arsenal eye Basel’s Schar

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By   14 hours ago

Gunners boss Arsene Wenger needs a defender and is a big fan of the Swiss international. Schar, 22, wants to leave Basel in January and has attracted interest from other European […]

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Costa, Fabregas fit for West Brom – Mourinho

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Jose Mourinho has confirmed Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas are fit for Chelsea’s Premier League match with West Brom. Mourinho explained Costa had “totally recovered” from his hamstring issue, while […]

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Ahmed Musa seeks revenge against Roma

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Nigerian international, Ahmed Musa will put the disappointment of missing next year’s Africa Cup of Nations aside as action resumes in this season’s UEFA Champions League competition. Musa will be […]

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NCF strategises to dominate Africa

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As clock ticks on the current boards of various sports federations, the Nigeria Cricket Federation, NCF, has vowed to redouble its effort to reposition the game of Cricket in the […]

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Keshi sits tight on Eagles job

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By   23 hours ago

Embattled Super Eagles manager, Stephen Keshi shocked the nation at the weekend after expressing his willingness to continue with the top job despite failing to qualify Nigeria for next January’s […]

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IAAF signs new convention with Monaco

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IAAF President Lamine Diack, on behalf of the IAAF, signed a new convention with the Principality of Monaco, represented by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, at the […]

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Problems of Super Eagles beyond Keshi – Ado

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Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi’s agent, Emmanuel Ado, has revealed the fact that the issues of the non qualification of the team for the 2015 African Nations cup is […]

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Pinnick moves to dissolve NFF appeal committee

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By   2 days ago

Despite not fulfilling the mandatory 30 days’ notice condition which should be given before a general congress could be convened, the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, led by factional president,  Amaju […]

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Kids Got Talent: The Beeyolah concept from humble beginnings

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By   2 days ago

Abiola Akinyeye aka Beeyolah is a graduate of Mathematics and Statistics. She also holds an MBA in International Business Management, and is a banker/entrepreneur. Her passion for music as a young […]

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MyRainbowBooks crowns winner of Creative Writing Competition

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“Reading for pleasure has been revealed as the most important indicator of the future success of a child, and improvements in literacy, at any point in life, can have a […]

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Juliet Ibrahim premieres Shattered Romance

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By   1 week ago

Actress Juliet Ibrahim is ready with her second produced movie, Shattered Romance, directed by actor-turned-director Eddie Nartey. The movie, which is also Eddie Nartey’s second directorial job, will premiere at […]

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Abuja filmmaker sets stage for ‘Lastborn’

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By   1 week ago

As entertainment in Abuja continues to gain ground, Abuja based artist, writer and director, Emmanuel Best Thliza has set the stage for the production of a new movie titled, “Lastborn”. […]

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Reminisce, Dammykrane, Jaywon rock Unilorin

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By   1 week ago

A wave of excitement swept through the University of Ilorin on Friday last week, November 14, 2014, as the Coke Studio Season 2 campus concert brought all other activities on […]

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SONIFES calls for peace through comedy, music dance

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In an outright display of talent, artists performing under the aegis of the entertainment outfit, Songs of Nigeria Festival, SONIFES, Abuja has called for peaceful coexistence amongst Nigerians using comedy, […]

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