Tuesday July 22nd, 2014

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IMPEACHMENT: AL-MAKURA’S DAYS NUMBERED – ASSEMBLY

Members of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly yesterday, declared that the clock was ticking for embattled Governor of the State, Alhaji Umaru Tanko Al-Makura. The lawmakers said they were […]

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Jonathan meets escapee Chibok girls today

Assures of safety of remaining abducted students President Goodluck Jonathan will today meet with parents and escapee Chibok schoolgirls in the State House. Already, some of the girls and their […]

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APC co-founded #BringBackOurGirls, says US firm

A United States-based public relations company, Burson Marsteller, hired by All Progressives Congress , APC, has said that the opposition party is indeed the cofounder of the #Bring BackOur Girls, […]

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Enterprise Bank cautions Mastercard holders on e-fraud

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By ,   11 hours ago

ENTERPRISE Bank Limited has called on its MasterCard holders to protect their cards against Internet fraudsters by subscribing to MasterCard Secure Code, as a way of guarding against the growing […]

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SON blames regulators on substandard phones

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By   11 hours ago

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON has said that the dominance of substandard phones in the Nigerian market is solely due to the fact that regulators saddle with the responsibility […]

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Ecobank group gets license to open investment bank in Kenya

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By ,   11 hours ago

EBI Investment Corporation Kenya Limited, a subsidiary of Ecobank Capital has been granted an investment bank license by the Capital Markets Authority in Kenya. Ecobank Capital (registered as Ecobank Development […]

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TCN announces cuts to power supply in Lagos

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By ,   11 hours ago

The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, Lagos Region has announced that on Wednesday July 23rd, 2014, there would power cuts to parts of the Lagos metropolis. It said the planned […]

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Investment in ICT will drive employment opportunities – Minister

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By   12 hours ago

Minister of Communication Technology, Mrs. Omobola Johnson has reiterated the need for more investments in infrastructure in the ICT sector, as it was the second largest contributor in the services […]

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MTN Business cloud bouquet adds 5 new services

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By   12 hours ago

MTN Business is adding five new services to the MTN Cloud bouquet as to improve on its cloud offering with services like marketing tools to security and accounting products, which […]

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el-Rufai and Kaduna APC’S unending crisis

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By   11 hours ago

Dr Hakeem Baba Ahmed, former secretary of INEC and former Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Works, used to have a rosy relationship with Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, but that is no […]

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2015: Jonathan gathers more support

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By ,   12 hours ago

More organisations across the country have expressed their support for the second term bid of President Goodluck Jonathan. Though the president has not formally declared his ambition, prominent Nigerians as […]

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Benue 2015: Suswam shuts out Lawani, Aondoakaa, others

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By ,   12 hours ago

The hope of gubernatorial aspirants in Benue State who are not from MINDA political axis like Chief Steven Lawani, the state deputy governor, and Chief Mike Aondoakaa, SAN, among others, […]

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A’Ibom: Guber aspirant wants fairness in PDP primaries

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By ,   12 hours ago

A prominent PDP governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State, Mr Bassey Albert has called for fairness and a level playing field for all aspirants in the forthcoming PDP governorship primaries […]

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PDP promises better deal

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By ,   12 hours ago

Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Osun State, Alhaji Ganiyu Olaoluwa has reiterated the party’s readiness to turn around the fortune of the state if finally voted into power come Saturday […]

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I’ll consolidate on Ibori, Uduaghan’s legacies—Guber aspirant

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By   1 day ago

Olorogun David Edevbie, was a one-time Commissioner for Finance during the then Governor James Ibori’s administration in 1999. Thereafter, he became the Director of Finance and Strategy to Yar’Adua Campaign […]

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Arsenal agree Ospina fee

By   18 hours ago

Arsenal have agreed a €4 million [£3.1m] fee with Nice for David Ospina and the Colombia international is now expected to sign a five-year contract with Arsene Wenger’s side. The […]

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Man Utd agree £16m Hummels deal

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By   19 hours ago

Manchester United have agreed a £16 million deal with Borussia Dortmund for centre-back Mats Hummels. The Germany international scored twice to help his nation claim their fourth World Cup in […]

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Evra completes Juventus move

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By   20 hours ago

Juventus have completed the signing of Patrice Evra from Manchester United in a £1.5 million deal.The 33-year-old, who signed a new one-year contract with United in May, has committed to […]

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Liverpool loan Aspas to Sevilla

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By   23 hours ago

The Spanish forward will return to La Liga with a view to a permanent move after a difficult debut campaign at Anfield, during which he scored only one goal in […]

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Liverpool: Dejan Lovren and Divock Origi close to joining Reds

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By   23 hours ago

Liverpool are closing in on deals to sign Southampton defender Dejan Lovren and Lille striker Divock Origi. The Reds, who are currently on tour in the United States, have agreed […]

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Manchester United to launch new €54m Vidal bid

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By   23 hours ago

The Red Devils are confident of making progress in their pursuit of the Juventus star this week, with Louis van Gaal having given the green light to a move for […]

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Maigari sneaks into Minister’s office

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By   11 hours ago

Embattled President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Aminu Maigari has continued in his battle to survive another palpable ouster from office as the NFF boss sneaked into the […]

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Awoniyi rejoins Flying Eagles after Sweden stint

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By   11 hours ago

Taiwo Awoniyi has rejoined Nigeria’s Flying Eagles, after a short training stint at Swedish club Kalmar FF. He trained with the U-20 national team yesterday morning at the practice pitch […]

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Man United to launch new €54m Vidal bid

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By   11 hours ago

Manchester United are ready to launch a new €54 million bid for Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal this week. The Old Trafford club are increasingly confident of landing the Chilean World […]

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Danagogo may skip C/wealth opener

By   11 hours ago

Less than 48 hours to the kickoff of this year’s Commonwealth Games, no fewer than 127 Nigeria’s athletes are still trickling into the host city, Glasgow along with their counterparts […]

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FG may unleash EFCC on Maigari

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By   1 day ago

Following last Friday’s bold declaration by the reinstated Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, that it is ready for probe, eggheads at the ministry of justice as well […]

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Mayweather Jnr vs Pacquiao $300m mega-fight primed for May 2015

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By   1 day ago

Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather Jnr and Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao could finally take to the ring in May 2015. A source close to Mayweather’s father has said the undefeated American boxer is […]

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Lasgidi cops to hit TV soon

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By   2 days ago

Nollywood acts, Joke Silva, Bimbo Akintola and Wole Ojo are joining forces to combat special crimes in a new TV series, Lasgidi Cops. Produced by Ola and directed by Ani Ekins, […]

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I love rocking the stage – Zainab

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By   3 days ago

Zainab Sule is one of Nigeria’s soft rock musicians. She just released an acoustic cover of Labyrinth’s, ‘Beneath Your Beautiful’ for episode four of her ongoing Zainab Sule Acoustic Series. She is a graduate of […]

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Top 10 music producers in Nigeria

By   4 days ago

Music is “the art of arranging tones in an orderly sequence so as to produce a unified and continuous composition.” In reality, music does not have any one concrete meaning. […]

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The highs and lows of celebrity life

By   4 days ago

There are no certainties in showbiz, apart from the rule that the incredible highs cannot come without crushing lows. Lady Gaga, Tom Cruise and Lindsay Lohan are just a few […]

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Kefee’s husband angry with Nigerian press

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By ,   4 days ago

Late singer Kefee‘s husband says he’s unhappy with the way the Nigerian press reported his wife’s death. Speaking shortly after the burial, Teddy Don-Momoh accused the press of reporting lies […]

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Ebenezar Obey now varsity don

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By   4 days ago

Nigerian Juju music icon who has been active in the Nigerian music scene since the 1960s, Dr. Ebenezer Obey, nicknamed the Chief Commander, has been appointed Professor Emeritus at the […]

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