Tuesday April 21st, 2015

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Strange disease victims died of ethanol poisoning, says Ondo Govt

Strange disease victims died of ethanol poisoning, says Ondo Govt

Ondo State Government has disclosed that 18 residents who died from a strange disease which broke out on April 15 in Ode-Irele, Irele Local Government […]

I didn’t spend N2trn on election – Jonathan

I didn’t spend N2trn on election – Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan has described as mischievous, false and embarrassing, a report on the front page of a national daily yesterday that he spent N2trillion […]

Tinubu hijacks new NASS leadership

Tinubu hijacks new NASS leadership

Former Governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, is leaving no one in doubt that he […]

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Strange disease victims died of ethanol poisoning, says Ondo Govt

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By ,   23 hours ago

Ondo State Government has disclosed that 18 residents who died from a strange disease which broke out on April 15 in Ode-Irele, Irele Local Government […]

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I didn’t spend N2trn on election – Jonathan

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By   23 hours ago

President Goodluck Jonathan has described as mischievous, false and embarrassing, a report on the front page of a national daily yesterday that he spent N2trillion […]

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Tinubu hijacks new NASS leadership

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By   24 hours ago

Former Governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, is leaving no one in doubt that he […]

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FOUR ESCAPE DEATH AS EXPLOSION ROCKS LAGOS HOME

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By ,   2 days ago

Four persons escaped death but were seriously injured when a building collapsed in Lagos yesterday. The building came down following an explosion suspected from a […]

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ANOTHER MASSACRE IN BENUE, 45 KILLED

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By   2 days ago

A renewed communal clash between Ologba and Egba communities of Agatu Local Government Area of Benue State has claimed 45 lives. It would be recalled […]

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Jang denies looting Plateau treasury

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By ,   2 days ago

Out-going governor of Plateau state, Jonah Jang, has denied allegations of massive looting currently going on in the state leveled against him by the All […]

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House of Reps speaker: Those who the odds favour

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By   23 hours ago

The long-awaited 2015 general elections have come and gone with the All Progressives Congress, APC sweeping the polls. The party swept all the northern states […]

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Rotational governorship and political xenophobia in Abia

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By   24 hours ago

Abia state like every other state in Nigeria has three senatorial zones. Going by the State’s Charter of Equity (a document on which the state […]

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I will honour my social contract with Rivers people — Wike

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By   24 hours ago

Governor-elect of Rivers State, Barrister Nyesom Wike has declared that he will honour the social contract that he entered with the people of Rivers State […]

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PDP faults Oshiomhole over voided votes’ claims

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By ,   24 hours ago

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State has described as untrue the statement credited to the state governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, that about 140,000 […]

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President Jonathan urged to hand over power on May 29

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By   1 day ago

Chairman of Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), in Yobe, Alhaji Umar Kukuri, has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to hand over power on May 29, 2015. Huhuri […]

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PDP chieftain blames lack of party ideology on mass defections

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By ,   1 day ago

Dr Carol Nwosu, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has attributed the wave of defections by some politicians from one party to the […]

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New administration and challenges of managing the economy

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By   23 hours ago

ONE of the major concerns of the new administration gearing up to take over will be fixing the economy. The starting point for this is […]

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Ecobank bags ‘Best Corporate Bank Nigeria 2015 Award’

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By   24 hours ago

ECOBANK Nigeria has been named Best Corporate Bank Nigeria 2015 by a London based Global Banking and Finance Review Online/Magazine, a reputable banking and finance […]

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BVN will boost retail credit, says NIBSS boss

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By ,   24 hours ago

BY HELPING banks to identify and blacklist fraudulent customers, the Bank Verification Number (BVN) initiative will help to boost retail credit in the banking industry, […]

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PENCOM partners UK Varsity on capacity building

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By ,   24 hours ago

AS PART of efforts to improve the leadership and managerial skills of its staff, the National Pension Commission (PenCom) has collaborated with the Business School […]

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World Bank/IMF urged to support countries’ efforts to spur inclusive growth

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By   24 hours ago

World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, IMF have been called upon to support countries’ efforts to spur inclusive growth, job creation and build resilience […]

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Bulls return to market as Dangote Sugar grows profit

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By ,   24 hours ago

THE bulls returned on Friday to the Nigerian equities market recording a narrow gain of 0.50 percent to close at 35,005.42 points, representing a marginal […]

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Aston Villa targets first silverware since 1996

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By   11 hours ago

Tim Sherwood is targeting a first ­trophy for Aston Villa since 1996 despite accepting that his team will be the underdogs against Arsenal. Villa will […]

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Chelsea set to axe Oscar

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By   5 days ago

Jose Mourinho is finally set to axe Oscar this summer – and reignite Chelsea’s interest in West Ham forward Enner Valencia. Attacking midfielder Oscar, bought […]

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Manchester City plan summer clearout

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By   6 days ago

Manchester City are prepared to off­load as many as six of the team who helped to secure the Premier League title last season with the […]

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Barca may replace Alves with Darmian

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By   7 days ago

Ariedo Braida, recently appointed by Barcelona as the man to handle the player market, flew to Turin to take a good look at Matteo Darmian. […]

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Barca’s president could face 2yrs in prision

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By   1 week ago

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu should go to jail for two years for committing fiscal fraud in the signing of Neymar, Spanish state lawyers have recommended. […]

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Inter Milan line up bid for Man City trio

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By   1 week ago

Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini is set to raid his old club this summer to reshape Inter Milan with Samir Nasri having emerged as […]

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NFF dribbles Keshi, awaits new Govt to sack him

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By   24 hours ago

Nigeria Football Federation appears to be waiting for the incoming Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to assume power so that it could go ahead with its […]

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Fans in the dark ahead Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight

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By   24 hours ago

Don’t expect to snag a £1,000 nosebleed ticket – or any other ticket – at the box office for the fight between Floyd Mayweather and […]

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Flying Eagles scribe tours U-20 World Cup venue

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By   1 day ago

Flying Eagles secretary, Ibrahim Aliyu Auwal, has departed for New Zealand, where he will inspect facilities at the team’s venue for next month’s FIFA U20 […]

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Flying Eagles set to hit Germany camp, April 28

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By   1 day ago

As exclusively reported by Nigerian Pilot last month, arrangements are in top gear to see the Nigeria U-20 team, the Flying Eagles head to Germany […]

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African Youth Athletics Championship: 27 athletes, 8 coaches hit camp

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By   1 day ago

The 27 athletics and eight coaches invited by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) are expected to hit camp today to firm up preparation ahead […]

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Glo Premier League: Heartland displace FC Taraba at the top

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Heartland FC of Owerri have displaced FC Taraba at the top of Globacom Premier League following a comprehensive 3-1 away win in Ilorin over Kwara […]

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Xenophobia: Ali Baba asks FG to shut down MTN, Shoprite others

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By ,   2 days ago

Grand Comedian of the Federal Republic, GCFR, Ali Baba is asking the Nigerian government to close all businesses with South African roots in Nigeria, if […]

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Dele Momodu back on Ovation TV plan

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By ,   2 days ago

Ovation publisher Dele Momodu is back on his plan to float a TV station. The media guru’s intention to start a TV station was in […]

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…John Dumelo, Van Vicker also say attacks must stop

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By ,   2 days ago

In a similar vein, Ghanaian actor John Dumelo has joined a host of celebrities who have publicly condemned the ongoing xenophobic attacks in South Africa. […]

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Peter Okoye to premiere dance reality TV show

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By ,   2 days ago

Peter Okoye, one half of the P-Square music duo, has kicked-off ‘Dance Nigeria with Peter,’ a dance reality TV show where he debuts as a judge and mentor […]

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I’ll perform God-win in church again if invited – Korede Bello

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By   3 days ago

Mavin Records act; Korede Bello performed his smash hit single, ‘Godwin’ at HICC (Harvesters International Christian Centre) in Lagos. The performance generated mixed reactions from […]

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Anna Ebiere mad at fan who called Flavour a tout

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By   3 days ago

A fan and follower of Anna Ebiere who is believed to be pregnant for Flavour got the pretty girl upset recently on twitter. Suave Anna […]

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