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JONATHAN TO KERRY: MAY 29 HANDOVER SACROSANCT

Pledges not to influence INEC Meets with organised private sector Amidst growing allegations that plans have been concluded to postpone the February general elections and consequently elongate the tenure of […]

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Result saga: Lawyers demand Buhari’s trial

A group of legal practitioners under the aegis of the Coalition of Concerned Lawyers of Nigeria has asked the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, to investigate All Progressives Congress, APC presidential […]

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Hausa Language not offered in 1961 exams – Cambridge Varsity

University of Cambridge has said that Hausa Language, which is among the subjects listed in the “result” of the All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, was not […]

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BoI, Ecobank, others signs MoU on SME financing

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BANK of Industry (BoI) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ecobank Nigeria to provide loans at low interest rate to the sub-sector. Managing Director/Chief Executive, BoI, Mr. Rasheed […]

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MTN creates awareness on Pay-as-You-Go Business Insurance Service

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The MTN Business, the business-to-business division of MTN Nigeria, is embarking on series of awareness campaign in major open markets across Nigeria. The Communication Officer of XLR8 Corporate Communications, Miss […]

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Goldlink Reassure shareholders of better returns on investments

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NIGERIAN Stock Exchange (NSE) has given a clean bill of health to Goldlink Insurance Plc following a quick response from its Management to the warning list issued by The Exchange […]

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NDIC reduces insurance premium for DMBs

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Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC has further reduced the deposit insurance premium rate to all Deposit Money Banks, DMBs in Nigeria, and the new premium rate would take effect from […]

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Why we set agenda for acting SEC’s DG – Stockbroker

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STOCKBROKERS has explained why they set an agenda for the acting director-general (DG) of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr Mounir Gwarzo. The brokers noted that although the challenges […]

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Rice importers owing Nigeria must pay – Jonathan

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President Goodluck Jonathan at the weekend said that all the rice importers owing Nigeria import duties must pay, maintaining that the country would not be held hostage by rice importers. […]

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Jonathan vs Buhari: who does the cap really fit?

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Less than one month to the February 14 presidential election, many eligible voters gearing up for the showdown are still in dilemma of who to vote for. Out of the […]

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2015 Elections: There may be change of baton in Lagos

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By   4 hours ago

Lagos has always followed a single pattern of voting since 1999. It has always voted for a governor from the opposition party and voted for a president of the ruling […]

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Orji kalu: Tortuous return to pdp

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By   9 hours ago

The readmission of former governor of Abia State, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu into the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has been a sore issue in Abia politics. In this piece Okechukwu […]

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Gov. Dickson urges ex-militants to support Jonathan’s re-election bid

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By   9 hours ago

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Saturday called on ex-militants in the Niger Delta to unite in their support for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan. Dickson made the call […]

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Olejeme drums support for Jonathan

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Chairman of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Dr. Ngozi Olejeme on Monday described President Goodluck Jonathan as an epitome of development, saying the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate […]

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Wike, PDP officials inspect stadium for Jonathan’s rally

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The Rivers State PDP governorship candidate, Barrister Nyesom Wike on Saturday led top PDP officials to inspect the main bowl of the Adoke Amasiemaka Stadium, venue of the PDP Presidential […]

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Liverpool sign Asisat Oshoala

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New Liverpool signing Asisat Oshoala is “one of the best young players in the world”, says Reds boss Matt Beard. Oshoala won both the Golden Boot and Golden Ball – […]

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Ballon d’Or politicised Ribery quipes

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France’s Franck Ribery says only Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi seem capable of winning the Ballon d’Or and has voiced his frustration after Bayern Munich team-mate Manuel Neuer missed out. […]

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Real Madrid maintains world’s richest club record

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By   4 days ago

Real Madrid has matched its 10th triumph as champions of Europe by topping the Deloitte football rich list for a 10th straight year. Manchester United moves up from fourth to […]

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Real Madrid agree Odegaard deal

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Real Madrid have reached an agreement to sign 16-year-old Norwegian forward Martin Odegaard from Stromsgodset. Odegaard will be presented to the media at a news conference on Thursday, the club […]

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Man Utd rivals Arsenal in race to sign Paulista

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Arsenal face competition from Manchester United to sign Villarreal centre-back Gabriel Paulista. Manager Arsene Wenger is keen to add a defender to his squad this month and has targeted the […]

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Chelsea enters Cuadrado talks

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Chelsea have entered into talks with Fiorentina over the purchase of Juan Cuadrado as the Premier League leaders prepare for the possible departure of Mohamed Salah or André Schürrle this month. José […]

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Dream Team vi lose to Tunisia

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Nigeria U23 team, Dream Team VI, yesterday lost 5-3 to hosts Tunisia in a friendly ahead of an All Africa Games qualifier in Gabon next month. The Tunisians unsettled the […]

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Ballon d’Or only for Messi, Ronaldo – Ribery

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France’s Franck Ribery says only Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi seem capable of winning the Ballon d’Or and has voiced his frustration after Bayern Munich teammate, Manuel Neuer missed out. […]

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AFCON 2015: Ghana won’t take Bafana Bafana lightly – Ayew

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beaten Africa’s No.1 team Algeria, but Andre Ayew has warned they cannot afford to take Bafana Bafana lightly on Tuesday in a crunch AFCON Group C clash. The Black Stars […]

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Newcastle table bid for Nigerian striker

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Newcastle are interested in MK Dons wonder kid Dele Alli. A number of the Premier League’s big guns are courting the 18-year-old midfielder, Liverpool and Manchester City included. But despite […]

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We’re building future cricket champions for Nigeria – Coach Ogbimi

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Uthe Ogbimi, senior national team coach of the Nigeria Cricket Federation, NCF said on Thursday that efforts were on to build a formidable male U19 cricket team for the country. […]

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Liverpool grab Oshoala

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By   2 days ago

African Women Footballer of the year, Asisat Oshoala has signed for Liverpool and the Red boss Matt Beard said she is one of the best young players in the world. […]

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Lady Gaga gets 7 nominations for fan awards

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Lady Gaga has been nominated for seven awards in the 2015 PopCrush Fan Awards including “Artist of the Year,” “Song of the Year,” and “Album of the Year” for her […]

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Enhancing creative industry in Nigeria

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CREATIVITY brings out the beauty in a nation’s life and extends its tourism potentials. In line with this, the Federal Government has reiterated its commitment to boost the creative industry […]

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Rihanna wins legal battle with UK’s Topshop

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Pop star Rihanna’s victory in a legal case against Topshop over the use of her image has been upheld by Britain’s Court of Appeal which backed an earlier judgment against […]

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Kenya rapper apologises to Iceprince

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By   5 days ago

Rising Kenyan rapper, Mwafreeka Mwaf has finally apologised to Ice Prince in a lengthy Facebook post. According to him, Ice Prince’s mega superstar status only became obvious to him after […]

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Muna’s death: Dayo Amusa blasts colleagues

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By ,   5 days ago

Popular Yoruba movie producer and actress, Dayo Amusa has taken a swipe at her Nollywood colleagues over alleged nonchalance concerning Muna Obiekwe‘s deteriorating state of health before his sad and […]

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Curbing poverty, inequality through entertainment

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…As Genevieve, D’banj, others join Malala on Action 2015 Nigerian celebrities have joined the global campaign calling for the eradication of extreme poverty and inequalities in Nigeria and the world […]

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