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INEC QUARANTINES ELECTORAL OFFICERS

INEC QUARANTINES ELECTORAL OFFICERS

All the ad-hoc and permanent employees of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, participating in tomorrow’s elections will be camped in secluded places from today. […]

Govs, candidates can’t monitor elections, say Police

Govs, candidates can’t monitor elections, say Police

As part of measures to ensure the peaceful conduct of the general elections which begin tomorrow nationwide, the Police authorities have stopped state governors and […]

Buhari gives conditions for accepting defeat

Buhari gives conditions for accepting defeat

All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has again given conditions for accepting defeat in tomorrow’s presidential election. He spoke yesterday after he […]

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INEC QUARANTINES ELECTORAL OFFICERS

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By ,   20 hours ago

All the ad-hoc and permanent employees of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, participating in tomorrow’s elections will be camped in secluded places from today. […]

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Govs, candidates can’t monitor elections, say Police

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By   22 hours ago

As part of measures to ensure the peaceful conduct of the general elections which begin tomorrow nationwide, the Police authorities have stopped state governors and […]

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Buhari gives conditions for accepting defeat

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By   1 day ago

All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has again given conditions for accepting defeat in tomorrow’s presidential election. He spoke yesterday after he […]

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PRESIDENTIAL POLL: WE’RE SET FOR VICTORY – PDP

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By   2 days ago

Ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has said it is set for another victory, which has been its feat since Nigeria’s full return to democracy in […]

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FG closes borders for presidential election

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By ,   2 days ago

Federal Government yesterday directed the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, to close all the country’s land and sea borders from midnight (Wednesday, March 25, 2015) till […]

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Rivers electorates pledge 100% votes for Jonathan

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By ,   2 days ago

Voters in Rivers State have vowed not to line behind the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC but will vote 100 percent for President Goodluck Jonathan […]

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Gemade: Desperation of a lawmaker

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By   2 days ago

The desperation of Senator Barnabas Gemade, the Senator representing Benue North East at the Nigerian Senate to return to power has become a major obstacle […]

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We will bridge gap between rich and poor — Labour Party

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By ,   2 days ago

The governorship candidate of the Labour Party, LP in Akwa Ibom state, Senator Helen Esuene have pledged to address the widening gap between the rich […]

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Polls: Use no substances on your fingers, INEC tells Taraba women

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By ,   2 days ago

Following the mock accreditation exercise conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on the smart card readers, INEC has cautioned Taraba women against the […]

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Politicians in last minute campaigns in Cross River

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By   2 days ago

Few days to the general elections, politicians in Cross River have intensified their campaigns. Candidates vying for various elective positions have adopted various means to […]

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Abia APGA guber candidate urges politicians to respect peace pact

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Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia State, Dr. Alex Otti has called on politicians to respect the peace accord signed […]

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Igbo Group endorses Jonathan, Okowa in Delta

By ,   2 days ago

With a few days to the presidential election, a group known as ‘Nzuko Ndigbo’ in Asaba, Delta state has endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan and Senator […]

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Tank Farms location: Apapa Port prone to pollution

By   4 hours ago

Port Manager, Lagos Port Complex, Apapa, Mr. Nasir Anas Mohammed has said the location of petroleum products depots, popularly called oil tank farms, and industries […]

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FG to reprivatise Ajaokuta Steel Company

By   19 hours ago

Federal Government will soon commence another process to privatize the Ajaokuta Limited Steel Company, ASCL, once all encumbrances with the core investor are resolved. Already, […]

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CBN exempts FTZ banks from withholding tax deductions

By ,   22 hours ago

Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has stated that it wants to exempt banks operating in Nigeria’s free trade zones from withholding tax deductions on interest […]

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UNIDO, others boost trade capacity of developing countries

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By   2 days ago

United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, UNIDO and the International Organisation for Standardization, ISO Academy are ready to build the regional trade capacity of Least Developed […]

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Lekki Port project: Promoter, NPA carpet Fashola

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By   2 days ago

Allegations leveled against the Federal Government by Lagos Governor, Babatunde Fashola over the fate of the Lekki Deep Seaport project is false after all. Twice […]

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Ex-gov seeks freight forwarders’ support for Jonathan

By ,   2 days ago

With few days to the presidential election the former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has canvassed the freight forwarders in Lagos to undertake […]

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LVG plans £100m summer spending spree

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By   7 hours ago

Louis van Gaal will continue with his big-spending ‘Galacticos’ transfer policy this summer as Manchester United prepare to go big in their search of title […]

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Mourinho eye £36m-rated Andre Gomes

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By   7 hours ago

Chelsea boss Mourinho wants to strengthen the Premier League leaders’ midfield even further in the summer and has had rave reviews about the 21-year-old. Mourinho […]

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Terry signs one-year Chelsea contract extension

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By   1 day ago

John Terry has signed a one-year contract extension with Chelsea that will tie him to the west London club until 2016 and ends speculation surrounding […]

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Bale set to resist EPL return

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By   1 day ago

Gareth Bale is prepared to resist all offers of a return to the Barclays Premier League and stay at Real Madrid. Bale has a £75million […]

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West Ham reluctant to sign Alex Song

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By   1 day ago

Alex Song faces an uncertain future after it emerged that West Ham have huge reservations over a permanent deal to sign the midfielder. Song has […]

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Man City deny opening talks with Ancelotti

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By   1 day ago

MANCHESTER CITY have strongly denied reports they have opened talks with Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti. Ancelotti is believed to be a potential target for […]

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Messi tops football rich list as Barca star takes home nearly £1m-a-week

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By   18 hours ago

Lionel Messi is the highest-paid footballer on the planet, banking nearly £1million a week last year in wages and sponsorship deals. The Argentina and Barcelona […]

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IAAF dangles $280,000 prize money on athletes at Guiyang 2015

By   22 hours ago

No less than US$280,000 in prize money will be paid out by the IAAF to the leading runners in the two senior races at the […]

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Flying Eagles pocket N1.8m bonus each

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By   2 days ago

Members of the victorious Flying Eagles team pocketed $9,400 each (N1.8m) for their accumulated match and camp allowances, it has been learnt. An impeccable camp […]

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Mayweather-Pacquiao revenue over $400m

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By   2 days ago

Record-shattering revenue totals for Manny Pacquiao’s upcoming boxing showdown with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather could surpass $400 million, promoter Bob Arum told ESPN in a report […]

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Falcons to resume training Wednesday

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By   2 days ago

Nigeria’s Super Falcons will resume training on Wednesday following their 1-1 draw by Mali in their All Africa Games final qualifier in Bamako last Saturday. […]

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Ideye fined in England

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By   2 days ago

Brown Ideye’s recent form could help save West Bromwich Albion – but it couldn’t save him from a parking fine. The Baggies star revealed via […]

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Emma Ugolee’s kidney awareness walk attracts celebs

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By ,   3 days ago

Ex broadcaster, Emma Ugolee’s dream of seeing celebrities walk on Lagos street for the cause of Kidney disease came alive recently when celebrities which included […]

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Applause gospel music and movies achievers awards to honour Pastor Adeboye

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By   1 week ago

All is set for the drama department of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in conjunction with Salvation Crusaders Media to honour Pastor E. […]

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AGN: Court voids Ibinabo’s election as president

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By ,   1 week ago

A Federal High Court has voided the election of former beauty queen and actress, Ibinabo Febrisima as the President of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria, […]

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GEJwinsit: Nigerian entertainers pledge support for President Jonathan

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By ,   1 week ago

On Sunday, March 15, Nigeria’s president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan held an interactive session with members of the entertainment industry at the Eko Hotel and Suites, […]

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Queen of Aso launches 2015 edition of pageant

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By   1 week ago

Organisers of Nigeria’s prestigious beauty pageant, Queen of Aso have launched the 2015 edition of the pageant. The Chief Executive Officer of the pageant, Mr. […]

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Former MBGN Anna Banner pregnant for Flavour?

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By   2 weeks ago

If the news making the rounds is anything to go by, then former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Anna Banner is expecting her first child […]

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