Thursday December 18th, 2014

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BUHARI HAS NOTHING NEW TO OFFER – KUKAH

Nigeria will be better under me, says Buhari   Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Most Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah, has said that  the All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Gen. […]

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54 soldiers sentenced to death for mutiny

Military court martial sitting in Abuja has sentenced 54 soldiers to death for mutiny. The soldiers were found guilty on a two-count charge of criminal conspiracy to commit mutiny. The […]

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Osibanjo: How Tinubu caged BuhariGovs shun his presentation

Govs shun his presentation     Contrary to claims in certain quarters that the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, would present his own running mate, […]

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Customs clears 1,000 vehicles weekly at Idiroko

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Controller, Ogun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Comptroller Mamudu Haruna has said that an average of 1,000 vehicles are now been cleared weekly through the Idiroko border […]

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PTML command gets new head

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Comptroller Mustapha Atiku has formerly assumed duty as the new controller of Lilypond Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service. This is the first time the Controller who was redeployed […]

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TUC urges FG to address oil workers’ grievance

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The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC has advised the Federal Government to address grievances of oil workers unions that have embarked on indefinite industrial action from Monday. This plea […]

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Pirates behind warships rumour – NIMASA

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Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Patrick Ziakede Akpobolokemi has restated that the Agency would give all it takes to fight crimes in Nigeria’s […]

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ICT is no threat to post – Postmaster General

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In a bid to douse the belief that Nigerian Postal Service, NIPOST has lost its relevance in the new economic order driven by digitalisation, the Postmaster-General of the Federation, Ibrahim […]

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Weak oil price to slow Nigeria’s growth in 2015 – Fitch Ratings

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Fitch ratings yesterday said that growth in Nigeria and Angola, will slow next year because of weaker crude prices. A statement by Carmen Altenkirch and Richard Fox, London-based sovereign analysts […]

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APC’s herculean task from Ogun primaries

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Okechukwu Jombo writes that APC is having a herculean task steaming Ogun east senatorial zone crisis that arose out of the primaries   The All progressive congress APC in ogun […]

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Jega says insecurity, inadequate funding are threats to 2015 polls

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Prof. Attahiru Jega, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, has identified insecurity and inadequate funding as the challenges facing the conduct of 2015 general elections in the country. […]

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Sambo gains more Northern support

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The retention of Vice- President Mohammed Namadi Sambo on the 2015 Peoples Democratic Party ticket by President Goodluck Jonathan has been described as a sure means of winning the north. […]

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Benue guber: Group lauds APC over choice of Ortom

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A group, under the aegis of Benue Grace Group has commended the All Progressives Congress, APC for giving its governorship ticket to the immediate past Minister of State, Trade and […]

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APC’s guber quest suffers setback in A’Ibom

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The quest by the All Progressives Congress, APC to take over the governorship seat in Akwa Ibom has suffered a major setback as the leadership of the party has ordered […]

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Council boss impeached over N1.75b allegations

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The chairman of Igbo-Eze North council area of Enugu state, Mr Bonaventure Onuh, has been impeached by councilors of the council. He was served impeachment notice earlier by 16 out […]

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LVG, Van Persie, Robben scoop dutch awards

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Louis van Gaal has been named coach of the year in Holland after leading his country to the semi-finals of last summer’s World Cup in Brazil. The Manchester United boss, […]

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Real Madrid prepared to break record for De Gea

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MANCHESTER UNITED are bracing themselves for a lucrative bid for their coveted goalkeeper David de Gea. According to Spanish reports, Carlo Ancelotti remains unconvinced with his limited goalkeeping options, and […]

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Hammers still planning to sack Big Sam

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WEST HAM are still planning to part with Sam Allardyce at the end of the season. The Upton Park board remain unmoved despite high-flying West Ham’s brilliant start to the […]

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Moyes set to move for Januzaj in January

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DAVID MOYES is plotting an audacious loan bid to sign Adnan Januzaj on loan from former club Manchester United after confirming he is set to be active in the January […]

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Thierry Henry announces retirement from football

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Former World Cup winner and Arsenal’s record goal-scorer Thierry Henry announced his retirement from professional football on Tuesday, bringing to an end a hugely successful 20-year career. The 37-year-old Frenchman […]

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Ronaldo buys £6,500 watch for teammates

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Christmas has come early for Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real Madrid team-mates, after the forward thanked them all with Bulgari watches worth £6,500. World Player of the Year Ronaldo has enjoyed a […]

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Wimbledon speaks on TV sharing deal

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Wimbledon moved swiftly on Tuesday morning to play down suggestions that some early-round matches are soon to be restricted to pay-per-view television channels. According to The Times, senior BBC executives […]

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More Pros join Dream Team train

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As battle for shirt heightens   The number of foreign-based players invited to the camp of the national men’s U-23 football team, Dream Team VI increased from two to seven […]

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Thierry Henry! He powered Arsenal, Barca and France to glory with his unique blend of pace, skill and ferocious finishing…

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Thierry Henry announced his retirement with the same grace as he has conducted his entire career on and off the pitch. The 37-year-old, who played his last game of football […]

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Glo/CAF Awards: Lawal tips Yaya Toure to beat Enyeama

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Former Nigeria  international, Garba Lawal has said Cote d’Ivoire and Manchester City player, Yaya Toure is worthy to be named 2014 African Footballer of the year. Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure […]

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600 youngsters turn up for Eaglets’ screening

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More than 600 budding youngsters turned up for screening yesterday at the NFF\ FIFA Goal Project in Abuja as Golden Eaglets’ preparation towards Niger 2015 African U-17 Championship begins in […]

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Eagles better off without Keshi, says Chukwu

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Former Super Eagles manager Christian Chukwu believes that out-of-contract Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi should take his trade outside the shores of this country. Keshi presided over the Eagles’ failed […]

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Agbani Darego dazzles at Miss World 2014

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Agbani Darego dazzled at the Miss World 2014 in London held recently. Dressed by Nigerian designer, Meena, Agbani, who was one of the judges at the event, looked gorgeous in […]

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Reunion: Davido , Wizkid hang out at Lagos club

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The long-awaited re-union between warring Pop stars, Davido and Wizkid is gradually coming to an end as the duo spent a night together at a Lagos Club. On Saturday December […]

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Becca features Sakodie on New single, Tell Me

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Referred to as one of Africa’s best female vocalists, Ghana’s Becca has released a new single titled, Tell Me featuring award-winning singer, Sakodie. The track will serve as the lead […]

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‘Eminem inspired me to do music’

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Nigerian rapper and entertainer, Eva Alordiah has professed her love for rapper Eminem on One2watch a brand new segment on MTV Base. OfficialNaijaTopTen During an interview, the 26-year-old rapper revealed […]

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Pomp, fanfare as PMAN hosts live band competition

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December 11th was indeed a day to reckon with in the entertainment industry in Abuja as for the first time in the history of music entertainment, the Performing Musicians Employers […]

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MUAFA set to transform Nigerian music industry

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…as Obaf heads to SA for musical show   Nigeria’s renowned guitarist, Obafemi Agboola is set to hit South Africa with a special show tagged, ‘A Night with Obaf’ due […]

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