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IGP SPITS FIRE: I WON’T RECOGNISE TAMBUWAL AS SPEAKER

Says protesting lawmakers are thugs Senate probes NASS invasion   Inspector-General of Police, IGP Suleiman Abba, has declared that he would not recognise Hon. Aminu Tambuwal as the Speaker of […]

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2015: PDP screens Jonathan, Tafawa-Balewa withdraws

In order to set the stage for its December 10, 2014 National Convention, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday screened two of its presidential aspirants: President Goodluck Jonathan and Dr. […]

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Fears of inflation loom as FG mulls 15% VAT

Plans by the Federal Government to increase the Value Added Tax, VAT from five percent to 15 percent to shore up its dwindling revenue due to the impact of falling […]

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FG to convert 23 IDCs to industrial clusters

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By   2 days ago

All the 23 Industrial Development Centres, IDCs are being converted into industrial Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, MSMEs clusters, Minister of Trade, Industry and Investment, Dr. Olusegun Aganga‎ has disclosed. […]

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Chevron will continue to boost education in host communities – MD

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By ,   2 days ago

CHAIRMAN and Managing Director of Chevron Nigeria Limited, Mr. Clay Neff has assured that Chevron will continue to promote quality education in all its host communities and areas of operations. […]

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Fuel price rises to N150 per litre in Uyo

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By ,   2 days ago

The price of petrol has now risen to N150 per litre in most filling stations in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital following a strike by petrol tanker drivers in […]

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Airtel announces Wana, popular radio personality for its CRS programme

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By ,   2 days ago

Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has announced popular On-Air Personality, OAP, Wana Udobang, as anchor for its new CSR programme, Touching Lives, a reality television show that is focused […]

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Zero hunger must be foundation of post-2015 world – FAO

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The vision of a world where everyone has enough to eat and has access to healthy diets must be at the heart of new global targets on sustainable development, Director-General, […]

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Transcorp Hotel condemns ISAN, says IPO is in order

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THE Management of Transcorp Hotels has denied the allegation by the Independent Shareholders Association of Nigeria, ISAN that the company held an Extra-ordinary General Meeting, EGM to ratify the company’s […]

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Abia 2015: Beyond ceding the governorship slot to Abia South

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By   21 hours ago

After ceding the governorship slot to Abia south; comprising the Ngwa bloc and the Ukwa bloc by PDP stakeholders in the state, other issues have since arisen threatening that gesture […]

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I’ll rather quit politics than join PDP – Ex-Commissioner

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The immediate past Commissioner for Religious Affairs and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Borno state, Hon. Usman Mamman Durkwa has said that he would never succumb […]

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Imoke condemns attack on PDP secretariat in Cross River

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The Cross River State, Senator Liyel Imoke has condemned Monday’s bomb attack at the state secretariat of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Calabar. Governor Imoke who expressed shock over the […]

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PDP screening: 53 guber aspirants scale hurdle in aSouth East

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A total of 53 governorship aspirants vying to fly the flag of PDP in the 2015 governorship elections in their respective states in the South East zone have been successfully […]

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2015: Nigerians should avoid another June 12 scenario, cleric warns

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The General-Overseer of Elyon International All Christian Praying Ministry, Apostle Babatunde Oyidi, has cautioned Nigerians against a repeat of the June 12, 1993 election scenario. The cleric spoke to newsmen. […]

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APC guber aspirant denied submission of form in Abuja

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APC guber aspirant Engineer Mustapha Maihaja has been denied submission of his duly completed nomination forms by the party. The reason according to the National Secretary of the APC Alhaji […]

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Football legend Pele hospitalised again

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By   4 hours ago

Brazil great Pele, 74, was on Thursday (Nov 27) taken into a “special care” unit in a Sao Paulo hospital after his health worsened, three days after being admitted with […]

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Bayern set to allow Shaqiri leave in January

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By   6 hours ago

Former Liverpool target Xherdan Shaqiri is free to leave Bayern Munich this January, according to club president Franz Beckenbauer. The talented Swiss midfielder has failed to hold down a regular […]

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LVG eyes Varane

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By   6 hours ago

MANCHESTER UNITED boss Louis van Gaal is considering a shock swoop for Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane. Van Gaal is keen to bolster his defensive options in the January transfer […]

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Arteta compounds Arsenal’s injury woes

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By   9 hours ago

Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta faces a spell on the sidelines after suffering a calf injury during Tuesday’s 2-0 victory over Borussia Dortmund which took the London club into the Champions […]

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Injury: Moses out for 8 weeks

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By   1 day ago

Stoke winger Victor Moses is facing up to eight weeks on the sidelines after suffering a thigh injury against Burnley on Saturday. Nigeria international Moses is on a season-long loan […]

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Spurs join Chelsea, Liverpool in race for Icardi

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By   1 day ago

TOTTENHAM have joined rivals Chelsea and Liverpool in the battle to sign Inter Milan starlet Mauro Icardi. Italian sources claim the North London club are desperate to sign the 21-year-old […]

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Eagles’ AFCON ouster: Gara Gombe blames NFF, minister

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By   22 hours ago

As reactions continue to trail the shocking exit of Nigeria’s Super Eagles from 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, football stakeholder and former Special Adviser to Kano State Governor Alhaji Gara […]

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Again, Ikhana targets Champions League triumph again

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By   22 hours ago

Enyimba coach Kadiri Ikhana has said he expects his club to land their third CAF Champions League next year, more than 11 years after he led them to their first […]

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CAF appoints Pinnick into Nations Cup organising body

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By   22 hours ago

The Confederation of African Football has appointed the President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Pinnick, as a member of the Organising Committee for the Africa Cup of Nations. The […]

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Eze wins First Bank Lagos Amateur Open Golf Tourney

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By   22 hours ago

Twenty-three year-old Monday Eze of the prestigious Ikoyi Golf Club on Sunday emerged winner of the 53rd edition of the FirstBank Lagos Amateur Golf Championships which took place at the […]

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FCT FA woos sponsors as state league enters group stage

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With few matches to go in the ongoing state league inside Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Acting Secretary of FCT FA Haruna Ilerika has beckoned on corporate organizations and indeed well […]

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Ahmed Musa seeks revenge against Roma

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By   3 days ago

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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Empress throws birthday party in Abuja

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By   2 days ago

…celebrates with orphans   It was all love and fun at the Cruz Resort over the weekend in Abuja, as Nollywood diva, Empress Njamah celebrated her birthday with the less […]

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Sam Dede considers returning to screen

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By   2 days ago

Ace actor, Sam Dede has expressed desire to return back to set, doing what he loved doing — acting. The actor, who is currently the director of Rivers State Tourism […]

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25 stars to rock MTN Saminifest

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Organisers of the much-awaited Saminifest, which is slated for the Accra Trade Fair Centre on December 6, have announced the names of the top Ghanaian artistes who have been invited […]

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Some actresses are desperate for roles – Ammy Chuks

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There is notion about Nollywood that most upcoming actors have to sleep their way to get roles. In a chat with Nollywood actress, Ammy Chuks, she asserted that some actresses […]

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Lily Best releases promo pics in anticipation of new club bang ‘Ubok’

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Lily Best, having dropped ‘Mboro’ few months ago featuring Calabar finest indigenous rapper, Upper X, which gained massive online hype and radio airplay, is here again. In anticipation of her […]

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Kids Got Talent: The Beeyolah concept from humble beginnings

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By   5 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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