Friday January 30th, 2015

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Arrest call: Danjuma a hypocrite – Tompolo

Former Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo has slammed ex-Defence Minister, Gen. Theophilus Danjuma, for calling on the Federal Government to arrest him for expressing his views on current […]

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FEBRUARY POLLS: BUHARI CHICKENS OUT OF DEBATE

Accuses organisers of premeditated bias AIT claims compromise of online polls in APC’s favour   Just like he did in 2011, All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, […]

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Buhari is a suicidal proposal for Nigeria – Sambo

It was vintage Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo’s turn, yesterday as he took All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, to the cleaners. He said that Buhari had […]

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FG slams Soludo over poor rating of economy

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Federal government yesterday reeled out data to support its stand on progress recorded in the economy, contrary to the poor ratings published in an article by former Central Bank of […]

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FG releases 1,500 trucks of kerosene

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Media Officer of the Port Harcourt Refining Petroleum Company Ltd, Mr. Ikenna Okpani has said that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation NNPC released 1,500 trucks of kerosene to the public. […]

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SEC pledges to collaborate with NSE

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The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC has expressed readiness to collaborate with other stakeholders in the market in order to take it to greater heights. Acting Director General of SEC […]

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Kuru commends Heritage Bank’s acquisition of Enterprise Bank

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MANAGING Director and Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Bank, Mr. Ahmed Kuru, has expressed happiness over Heritage Bank’s emergence as the preferred bidder for the bridge bank. Speaking at the […]

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Customs issued 273,148 PAAR in 2014

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The Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Alhaji Dikko Abdullahi, said the service issued 273,148 Pre-Arrival Assessment Report, PAAR documents out of 291,156 applications received in 2014. Abdullahi disclosed this yesterday […]

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Bello seeks stakeholders’ support on Ports’ regulation

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The Executive Secretary / Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Shippers’ Council, Mr. Hassan Bello has called for synergy between the stakeholders and government agencies to enable the government actualise the mandate […]

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Presidential election: Power may change hands in ogun

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By   20 hours ago

In about two weeks, the presidential election in Nigeria, the result of which would be determined by many factors ranging from one zone to the other. Sulaiman Fasasi of Abeokuta […]

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2015: Oyo students rally behind Ajimobi

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The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has pledged support for the second term bid of the Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, in appreciation of his student-friendly policies and […]

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Senator pledges to tackle poverty and unemployment if re-elected

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The senator representing Sokoto East in the senate, Dr. Abdullahi Gobir has pledged to tackle poverty and youth unemployment if re-elected. He promised to give much emphasis on fighting poverty […]

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Ladoja is anti-masses, APC alleges

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The All Progressives Congress, (APC), in Oyo State, has said that the antecedents in government of the Accord Party leader and gubernatorial candidate in the state, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, do […]

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Group accuses APC of charging the atmosphere with lies

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A Non-Governmental Organization, Great Transformation Support Initiatives, GTSI, has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC of charging the political atmosphere with ‘falsehood’ in its bid to win the presidential election. […]

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February 14: Jonathan will carry the day, says Olejeme

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The deputy chairman, Finance Committee of the Presidential Campaign Organization, Dr. Ngozi Olejeme has urged Nigerians to vote for Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, saying a vote […]

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Chelsea’s Costa gets 3-match ban

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Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been banned for three matches for stamping on Liverpool’s Emre Can. The 26-year-old will miss Saturday’s Premier League clash with Manchester City at Stamford Bridge […]

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Mourinho boycotts Chelsea press conference

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Jose Mourinho has pulled out of his press conference tomorrow on the advice of the Chelsea hierarchy who do not want their manager to say anything that might compromise Diego […]

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Mancini to bid for Yaya Toure

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Inter Milan boss Roberto Mancini has hinted he could be set to bid for Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure in the summer. The former City manager brought Toure to the […]

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Forlan set for EPL return

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Albion have been offered the chance to bid for veteran striker Diego Forlan as Shola Ameobi looks set to join Crystal Palace. The Baggies have been contacted about a possible […]

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Balotelli will leave Anfield for £45million or die there – Agent

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By   9 hours ago

The Italian international only arrived in August but is already being linked with a move away from the club having fallen down the pecking order Mario Balotelli has been left […]

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Ronaldo gets two-match ban after red card

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Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo has been given a two-match ban after his sending-off for kicking out at Cordoba defender Edimar on Saturday. The forward, 29, will miss the next two […]

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Dream Team return to Abuja after 3-0 rout

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By   20 hours ago

The national men’s U-23 football team, Dream Team VI yesterday returned to the Nation’s capital, Abuja after conquering their Tunisian counterparts 3-0 to avenge a 3-5 defeat they suffered in […]

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Senegal’ ll learn from AFCON exit – M’Bodji

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Senegal defender Kara M’Bodji says his team needs to learn from their experiences at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. The Teranga Lions exited the tournament last night after suffering […]

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Super Four: LMC got it wrong – Club Owners

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Clubs Owners, the body in charge of clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, has slammed Leaguea Management Company over what they described as noticeable flaws especially as it […]

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FIFA Presidency: Africa United for Blatter

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African countries will vote overwhelmingly for Sepp Blatter in this year’s FIFA elections, senior officials have said. “Africa is solidly behind Blatter. You will find he is very popular on […]

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Pre-season Tourney: Supreme Court battle 3SC, Sharks in Ijebu Ode

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Nigeria National League, NNL campaigners Supreme Court FC of Abuja will as from Friday take on Shooting Stars of Ibadan in a pre-season tournament scheduled for Otunba Dipo Dina International […]

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Ndidi joins Flying Eagles this week

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No automatic for Iheanacho, Alampasu – Manu Stand-in-Captain of Flying Eagles, Wilfred Ndidi will later this week team up with his teammates currently with National U-20 team in Abuja, Head […]

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Muna Obiekwe to be buried Feb. 3

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The Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) has released the programme of activities to honour the late Nollywood thespian, Muna Obiekwe, who died on Jan.18 from a kidney related ailment. In […]

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Abuja StepOut Nyte returns with a bang

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By   3 days ago

With lots of fun, excitement lined-up, organisers of Abuja Step Out Nyte, Papie T Entertainment are gearing to host the first edition of the show which is billed for January […]

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South African rapper, AKA to headline today’s edition of Industry Nite

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By ,   3 days ago

Award winning South African rapper, Kiernan Jordan Forbes ‎better known as AKA‎ will headline the latest edition of Industry Nite tonight. ‎AKA will headline the weekly Industry Nite session, which […]

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Kaffy challenges dancers to step up game

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By   3 days ago

Award winning dancer, Kaffy has said dancers should step up their game because they have the capacity the rule Nigeria’s showbiz industry someday. One of the nation’s top dancers, Kaffy […]

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Impersonation: Islamic singer, Queen Seidat cries out

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By ,   3 days ago

Islamic singers Queen Seidat Almubarak is currently begging another singer, Obaidat Alubarikaobi to stop using her name to dupe people. The now messy issue of impersonation started some years back […]

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Famous Greek singer Demis Roussos dies, aged 68

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By   4 days ago

Greek singer Demis Roussos, who sold more than 60 million records throughout the world, died on January 25 2015 in an Athens hospital at the age of 68. The Egyptian-born […]

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