Thursday October 2nd, 2014

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NOBODY CAN DESTROY NIGERIA – JONATHAN

Says Confab report will be implemented We’ll not breakup in 2015 – Gowon President Goodluck Jonathan has declared that no individual or group can destroy Nigeria because the people have […]

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INEC gives notice on 2015 elections

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has released guideline for the 2015 general elections to political parties. This guideline was released at the end of a meeting INEC and political parties […]

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US records first Ebola case, clears Nigeria

United States, US Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, has announced the first case of Ebola in the country. It said the disease outbreaks in Nigeria and Senegal appear […]

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AMCON appeals against Bi-Courtney Group court order

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THE Assets Management Company of Nigeria, AMCON, has appealed an order of the Federal High Court in Lagos discharging an earlier order empowering the agency to take over assets of […]

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Airtel unveils ‘Always On’ to boost internet, data experience

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Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has unveiled a new data campaign tagged ‘Always On’ which emphasizes its vision to be Nigeria’s number one mobile internet company. The telecommunication company […]

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Capital market masterplan to be Launched November

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Securities and Exchange Commission SEC has said that it will next month, launch the 10 year capital market master plan which is aimed at ensuring the guided growth of the […]

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Nigeria saves N127bn annually from cassava flour

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Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina said Nigeria is saving N127billion annually through the use of High Quality Cassava Flour, HQCF, in making bread. Adesina stated this […]

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Arik Air launches Affinity Wings frequent flyer programme

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Arik Air has launched a frequent flyer programme, aligning its offering with the industry’s foremost airlines in the process. The frequent flyer programme called Arik Affinity Wings is packed full […]

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CBN establishes collateral registry to …

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Central Bank of Nigeria, has said that, it wants to establish operation of the Collateral Registry for the improvement of access to finance for micro, small and medium enterprises MSMEs […]

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‘APGA has been winning in Anambra by default ‘

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By   47 mins ago

Chief Kodilichukwu Okelekwe was a governorship aspirant in the last governorship election in Anambra state under the platform of People’s Democratic Party, PDP. He has once again come to contest […]

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Imo: 14 APGA LGA chairmen decamp to PDP

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Barely 48 hours after Martin Agbaso dumped the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, to join the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, no fewer than 14 local government chairmen of APGA in […]

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Igbo president 2015: South- East APC extols Ohanaeze

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By   4 hours ago

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the South East, Mr Osita Okechukwu has extolled the current leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo under Prof Enwo Igariwey for reaching a […]

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PDP can’t win Edo in 2015 – APC

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By ,   4 hours ago

Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to the boast by President Goodluck Jonathan that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP will recapture Edo State come 2015 […]

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2015: Gov Elechi urges media practitioners not to heat up polity

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Ebonyi State Governor, Martin Elechi has urged media practitioners not to heat up the polity with speculation of his likely successor. The governor noted that, what will happen in months […]

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Military rule brought development crisis to Nigeria- Akpabio

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By   4 hours ago

Governor Godswill Akpabio has said that sustained military incursions into Nigeria’s politics impeded meaningful development in the country. He, however, expressed relief that the return of democratic governance 15 years […]

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Van Gaal switches attention to Subotic

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By   15 hours ago

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is resigned to missing out on Borussia Dortmund centre-back Mats Hummels, but is ready to move for BVB team-mate Neven Subotic instead, while Aston […]

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Man Utd to offer £51m for Vidal and Ogbonna

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By   16 hours ago

Manchester United are set to make a £51million offer for Juventus pair Arturo Vidal and Angelo Ogbonna ahead of the January transfer window. Red Devils chief Louis van Gaal has […]

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Isco rules out January exit

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By   16 hours ago

REAL MADRID playmaker Isco is adamant he won’t be on the move to either Liverpool or Arsenal this January after committing his future to the Spanish club. Los Blancos paid […]

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Liverpool close to signing Dele Alli

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By   16 hours ago

Liverpool are closing in on a deal to sign highly rated MK Dons midfielder Dele Alli with the Anfield side to fork out £8m for the League One star. The […]

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Herrera joins Man Utd’s injury list

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By   2 days ago

Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera could be out for several weeks after fracturing a rib in Saturday’s 2-1 victory over West Ham. The 25-year-old, who joined United from Athletic Bilbao […]

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Giroud extends contract until 2018

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By   2 days ago

Olivier Giroud has signed a new contract to keep him at Arsenal until 2018. Arsenal are expected to announce the deal in the next few weeks after agreeing a two-year […]

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I’ll transform Nigerian football – Pinnick

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Newly elected Nigeria Football Federation President, Pinnick Amaju has promised to transform the game in Nigeria. Amaju said after he took over the mantle of leadership of the Federation from […]

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Nigeria sports @ 54: The good, the bad

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By   4 hours ago

Since Nigeria’s independence in 1960, sports have remained pivotal in the country’s development, looking at the level of influence it has made so far. Looking at the impact sporting activities […]

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‘Sturridge won’t be fit for England’

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Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge won’t be fit to play in England’s Euro 2016 qualifiers against San Marino and Estonia next week, according to his club manager Brendan Rodgers. He has […]

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Liverpool tables £8m for Nigerian whiz kid

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By   4 hours ago

Liverpool are closing in on a deal to sign highly rated Nigerian and MK Dons midfielder, Dele Alli, with the Anfield side to fork out £8 million for the League […]

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Diego Costa declares himself fit for Spain

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Diego Costa says he does not want to get caught up in a ‘club vs country war’ but has declared himself fit for Spain. Jose Mourinho has stated that Costa […]

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Olympian Phelps ‘arrested for drink driving’

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Michael Phelps competes at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia – 22 August 2014 Phelps retired after winning an unprecedented 22nd Olympic medal in 2012 but has since returned to […]

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Why I criticise fellow artistes – Charles Novia

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By   4 days ago

Nollywood filmmaker and director, Charles Novia is known for his vicious criticisms of fellow entertainers. In a recent interview with nigeriafilms, the filmmaker stated that he loves it and that […]

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Tonto Dikeh sets Facebook verification record

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By   4 days ago

Barely one week after Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh signed up for a facebook account, the actress has gotten up to over 1 million likes, setting a new record for any […]

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All set for AFRIFF 2014

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As part of its developmental agenda for the film sector in Nigeria, the Africa International Film Festival, AFRIFF, has concluded plans to take 10 Nigerian students to the United States […]

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Experts make case for playwrights

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By   4 days ago

Literary experts have said playwrights should learn to make plays relevant to contemporary society. Following the first confab of Nigerian playwrights which took place at the Obafemi Owolowo University, OAU, […]

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PMAN plans fund raising show for relief victims

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By   5 days ago

Music has been recognised as a powerful tool to drive across diverse messages to audience. In line with this, the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria, PMAN, has unveiled a plan […]

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Between Tiwa Savage and Teebilz: Is the sun beginning to set?

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By   5 days ago

In an era when celebrity marriages crash so fast the couple are hardly able to experience the joy of married life, it does not come as a surprise to many […]

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