Monday November 24th, 2014

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EMERGENCY RULE: SENATE SET FOR STORMY SESSION TOMORROW

We won’t support extension, N/East Senators insist Issue will be resolved in national interest – Abaribe Indications that the Senate is set for a stormy session tomorrow emerged last night […]

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Raided Lagos premises had no APC signpost – DSS

Department of State Service, DSS, yesterday said that the building situated on No. 10, Bola Ajibola Street, Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos, which its operatives raided last Saturday, had no signpost […]

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Ladoja father’s house, others burnt in Ibadan mayhem

Less than 48 hours after suspected political thugs attacked the campaign team of Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi in Ibadan, hoodlums yesterday razed houses, shops and vandalised several vehicles, tricycles […]

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CIS Industry records 11.2% growth annually – SEC

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By , ,   10 hours ago

NIGERIA’S Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Friday said that the Collective Investment Scheme, CIS Industry in Nigeria grew by 112.2 percent in the last 10 years translating to annual growth […]

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FG explains rationale for switch over by federal civil servants

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The Federal Government has described its SWITCHTO.GOV.NG’ initiative as “a simple but very important tool” meant to start the official electronic communication platform in the Federal Civil Service of the […]

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Access Bank, FMO sign $30m facility to support women empowerment

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IN furtherance of its commitment to women empowerment and the creation of a Women Empowerment Fund, WEF, Access Bank Plc and Netherlands Development Finance Company, FMO have agreed on a […]

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Auditor-General seeks passage of new audit bill

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Auditor General for the Federation, Mr. Samuel Ukura, has called on Nigerians to support the passage of the new audit bill because the one currently being used is defective and […]

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Bears sustain dominance, stocks end week in red zone – 4.11%

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TRADING activities on the floor of Nigerian Stock Exchange closed on a bearish trend as NSE All-Share Index and Market Capitalization dropped by 4.11% to close on Friday at 33,926.18 […]

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Huawei aims to expand enterprise business with Nigerian partners

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Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has announced the expansion of cooperation with her Nigerian partners, to integrate ICT products and solutions, to enable the […]

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FCT politics and realignment of political forces

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THE RUN-UP to ruling People’s Democratic Party’s delegate election was particularly very interesting in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. It was characterized by impunity, arm-twisting, betrayal, blackmail, disloyalty and misinformation. […]

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Ajimobi attributes Accord Party’s criticisms to naivety

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OYO STATE governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has said that naivety of the way governments all over the world works was responsible for the criticisms from former governor Rashidi Ladoja’s Accord […]

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PDP screens National Assembly aspirants in Cross River

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PEOPLE’S Democratic Party, PDP Senators and members House of Representatives who are aspiring to return to the National Assembly in Cross River last week appeared before the party’s screening committee. […]

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PDP’ll win Rivers despite Amaechi’s antics, Wike boasts

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governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Barrister Nyesom Wike has declared that PDP must win Rivers State in 2015, saying that Amaechi is merely deceiving APC to be […]

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Plot to Stop Iheanacho’s guber bid flops

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THE PLOT by opponents of the former Minister of Interior, Capt. Emmanuel Iheanacho to stop his much anticipated emergence as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA […]

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Supreme Court alters political permutation in Taraba

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By   1 day ago

The sack of the Acting Governor of Taraba State, Garba Umar, on Friday by the Supreme Court has completely altered political permutations in the state. Umar was removed following the […]

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Arsenal, Man Utd in battle for Robertson

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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   8 mins 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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By   3 days ago

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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AC Milan to rival Arsenal in chase for Cech

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By   3 days ago

The Italian giants are set to rival Arsenal for £7m-rated goalkeeper Cech, 32, in January. The San Siro outfit signed Spanish stopper Diego Lopez from Real Madrid in the summer. […]

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Khedira signs pre-contract with Bayern – reports

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Arsenal and Chelsea target Sami Khedira has signed a pre-contract with Bayern Munich, according to reports in Spain. Cadena SER have reported that Khedira, whose contract expires with the La […]

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Arsenal pinpoints Guardiola as Wenger’s replacement

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By   3 days ago

Starsport understands patience is beginning to run out with Wenger at the highest level at the Emirates. Everton’s Roberto Martinez has also been identified as having the potential to take […]

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Keshi sits tight on Eagles job

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By   10 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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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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Kamala struggles as a double amputee

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In the 1980s, Kamala the Ugandan Giant was one of the most feared wrestlers in what was then known as the WWF. Today, he’s a double amputee struggling to make […]

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Afcon 2015 fallout: nff sabotaged Keshi – Igbokwe

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Controversial football administrator, Iyke Igbokwe has alleged that Stephen Keshi was sabotaged by the Nigeria football Federation not qualifying for AFCON 2015 that is scheduled for Equatorial Guinea. The Super […]

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Kids Got Talent: The Beeyolah concept from humble beginnings

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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   7 days 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   7 days 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   7 days 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

By   7 days ago

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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