Saturday November 29th, 2014

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BLACK FRIDAY IN KANO

Over 100 killed Military foils Maiduguri attack It was a black Friday in the ancient city of Kano as three explosions rocked the central mosque leaving behind at least 100 […]

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Gunmen kill police officers in Nasarawa

Two police officers on patrol were yesterday ambushed and killed by unknown gunmen along Wamba road in Akwanga local government area of Nasarawa state. The spokesperson of the state police […]

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NASS crisis: IGP ordered to appear in court

A Federal High Court in Abuja yesterday asked embattled Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, to put the Inspector General of Police, IGP on notice to come […]

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FAO, others develop new tool to prevent disaster

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Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO has teamed up with a coalition of 15 partner agencies to develop a new tool to help national governments and development and humanitarian organisations in […]

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Oil extends losses ahead of key OPEC meeting

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Oil prices retreated further in Asia Thursday on expectations the OPEC cartel will keep production at present levels despite pressure over falling prices at a key meeting later in the […]

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Jonathan’s achievements for exhibition Dec 18 – Aide

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Special Adviser to the President on Social Development and Special Duties, Mrs. Sarah A. Pane has said that President Goodluck Jonathan would declare open a three-day international exhibition on the […]

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UNIDO focuses on sustainable industrial devt

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Current industrialization trends and policy instruments to foster inclusive and sustainable industrial development in emerging economies in Europe and Central Asia are the focus of a conference that opened midweek […]

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We’re ready for falling oil prices – FG

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The federal government has declared that mechanism has been put in place to cushion the adverse effect of declining crude oil price, even if the price drops to $60 (US […]

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NSE All Share Index gains 0.35%

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THE Stock market continued on a positive momentum on Thursday as the All Share Index jumped by 0.35 per cent to close at 34,705.48 points from 34,583.29 on Wednesday. Similarly, […]

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Enter politics of PVC cloning and data hacking

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Last weekend millions of Nigerians were taken unaware when the media came up with reports that operatives of the Department of State Security Service, DSS, raided an unmarked building located […]

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Looming implosion in Kano and Rivers APC

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Ahead of the congresses of the various political parties, anger among members of the parties has become pervasive in the parties. This development is not unconnected to the plans to […]

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Delta APC: O’tega Emerhor, not yet our candidate – Party Chieftain

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A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Delta State, Chief Collins Umukoro, has refuted what he described as “maliciously sponsored story” in a section of the Nigeria media […]

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Stop insulting our leaders – Chukwumerije warns politicians

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The senator representing Abia North, Comrade Uche Chukwumerije has said that persistent hurling of abuses on the nation’s leaders by some individuals and opposition parties is a dangerous development, which […]

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Group raises concern over sabotage in Kwara PDP

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A group under the aegis of the Articulate Kwara Youth League, AKYL, yesterday advised President Goodluck Jonathan and the national Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to urgently address […]

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Looming implosion in Kano and Rivers APC

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  Ahead of the congresses of the various political parties, anger among members of the parties has become pervasive in the parties. This development is not unconnected to the plans […]

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Galatasaray sack coach Prandelli

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Galatasaray have decided to part company with Cesare Prandelli following the club’s Champions League exit this week, according to the club’s vice-president. The former Italy boss replaced Roberto Mancini over the summer but […]

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Mancini wants Van Persie at San Siro

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Roberto Mancini is ready to try again to sign Robin van Persie, but this time for Inter Milan. Mancini, who lost out to Manchester United in an attempt to sign […]

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Everton, Leicester chase Turkish captain

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Everton and Leicester are ready to step up their interest in Turkey midfielder Selcuk Inan after reports stated that Galatasaray are ready to put their club captain on the transfer […]

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EPL: Bookmakers predicts Rodger’s sack

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Bookmakers have dramatically slashed their odds on Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers getting the sack after a dismal run of results. Liverpool fans are growing more incensed with their team’s performances each […]

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Roy Keane dumps assistant manager role in Aston Villa

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Assistant manager Roy Keane has left Aston Villa with immediate effect. He has relinquished the role after struggling to combine it with a similar position he holds with the Republic […]

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Football legend Pele hospitalised again

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Brazil great Pele, 74, was on Thursday (Nov 27) taken into a “special care” unit in a Sao Paulo hospital after his health worsened, three days after being admitted with […]

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All Africa Games: I’m not under pressure to deliver – Siasia

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Ahead of qualifier matches for All Africa Games, which begins in February 2015, Nigeria’s U-23 Head Coach, Samson Siasia, has declared that he is not under pressure to ensure the […]

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Ghana lose appeal against U-17 disqualification

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Ghana have lost their appeal against the disqualification of their team from the 2015 Under-17 Championship. The Confederation of African Football upheld its decision to penalise Ghana for fielding an […]

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Keshi cleared for Eagles job

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Nigeria Football Federation factional president, Amaju Pinnick has said that Stephen Keshi will continue as Super Eagles coach even as he failed to qualify the national team for AFCON 2015 […]

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NFF orders Eaglets, Flying Eagles to camps

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Nigeria U17 and U20 teams are set to resume training camps ahead of major continental tournaments.  The U17 team, the Golden Eaglets, will commence camping in Abuja next month ahead […]

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Gov Dickson promises to pay Bayelsa United

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Governor Seriake Dickson has promised to pay protesting Bayelsa United players their outstanding monies, next week. The protesting players met with the state Governor Seriake Dickson over their unpaid sign-on […]

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ATP tour: Murray engaged to Kim Sears

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British No 1 and Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is engaged to Kim Sears, his girlfriend of more than nine years. Murray’s representatives have confirmed the engagement of 27-year-old Murray and […]

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I’m dying to love: I’m not a player – Numero

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Abuja wave-making artiste, author of the famous ‘Kalakuta’ single, single Numero said he is not a player, as many believe but that he is yet to find the woman of […]

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Joe El music tour hits Abuja

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As many and more artistes continue to flood the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja for shows and tours, organisers of the ‘Connect Joe El With Fans Tour’, Orcapella Digital have set […]

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I don’t have time for Wizkid anymore – Sarz

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The end may not be in sight as to when Wizkid will be back in the good books of his friends and associates in the music industry. The Pop star […]

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Harrysong buys Hummer Jeep

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Harrysong is surely on top of his game and he wants to show how much God has blessed him to his fans. The Delta State-born singer recently added a brand […]

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Sound Sultan named creative director for Hennessy Artistry finale

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Sound Sultan has been announced as the creative director for the 7th edition of Hennessy Artistry’s VIP finale. The Naija Ninjas CEO, who jointly premiered the All-Star comedy film, ‘Head Gone’ with […]

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Lizzy Anjorin in London for movie premiere

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Suave actress, Lizzy Anjorin is currently in London for the UK premiere of her new movie, Kofo the First Lady. The Lagos-born thespian jetted out aboard Emirates Airline last Monday. […]

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