Wednesday December 17th, 2014
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Why Jonathan candidature offers stability

President Goodluck Jonathan casting his vote during the Special Convention at the Eagle Square, Abuja.

  /   in Politics 9:12 am

It was an emphatic “Yes” that the Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, received in the early hours of Thursda Read More →

EPZ crisis, insecurity: Our disappointment with Jonathan — Prof Afejuku

Affejuku... Clark has no case

  /   in News, Politics

Prof.Tony Afejuku is a professor of English and Literature at the University of Benin (UNIBEN). The Itsekiri nationalist in t Read More →

Buhari, the legend at 72

General Muhammadu Buhari

  /   in Politics

Permit me to join millions of Nigerians in saluting Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), GCFR, the man we fondly call GMB, a Read More →

Why I’m marking time on politics — Wuyep, former Chief of Air Staff


  /   in Politics

AIr Marshal Jonah Wuyep, a former Chief of Air Staff under President Olusegun Obansanjo in this interview speaks on sundry is Read More →

Buhari rekindles hope from Lagos


  /   in Politics 10:18 am

Teslim Balogun Stadium, venue of the just concluded National convention of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Surelere, L Read More →

Ebonyi: Are the hawks now after Elechi?

*Gov Elechi

  /   in Politics

THE rumoured plans to impeach Governor Martin Elechi of Ebonyi State by the State House of Assembly was in the eyes of some a Read More →

Business View All →

FG explains challenges in 2014 budgets


  /   in Business 8:13 pm

The Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Wednesday named oil pipeline vandalism as one of the challenges in the ac Read More →

Bet9ja to sustain rewarding passion

CENTRAL Bank of Nigeria,  	CBN, has suspended the March 31 deadline for acceptance of old N50, N10 and N5 paper notes as legal tenders.

  /   in Business

Buoyed by its success in the last two years where it has emerged as the top sports betting company in Nigeria, the management Read More →

The Runway has taken my business to the next level — CD Bajola


  /   in Business

Adebambo Emuleomo is the Creative Director and organiser of Lekki Fashion week, as well as the Creative Director, Bajola fabr Read More →

FG directs Discos to patronise local meter manufacturers


  /   in Business

The Federal Government has directed all Electricity Distribution Companies, Discos, in the country to patronise local manufac Read More →

FG steps up industrial accidents preventions


  /   in Business

Worried by increasing cases of industrial accidents at workplaces in the country, the Federal Government has stepped up effor Read More →

OPEC urges increased investment despite low crude oil price

File photo

  /   in Energy 10:18 am

The secretary general of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries urged Gulf states to continue investing in oilfiel Read More →

Sports View All →

Appiah shows Keshi the way

Kwesi Appiah and Keshi

  /   in Sports 7:59 pm

Former Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has taken over at Sudanese club SC Khartoum on a two-year contract. Read More →

Go, Keshi Go! Amodu opens exit door for embattled coach


  /   in Sports

Newly appointed technical director of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Shuaibu Amodu has told the out-of-contract chief Read More →

NTTF President’s Cup serves off

Quadri in action  at Glasgow

  /   in Sports

The maiden edition of the end-of-the-year Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) organized top 16 Championship tagged Preside Read More →

NFF warns Enyimba, Kano Pillars

Enyimba players celebrate with Federation Cup at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos on November 23, 2014. Two-time African champions Enyimba on Sunday retained the Nigeria FA Cup after beating Dolphins 2-1 at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. It was Enyimba's fourth cup triumph after they also won in 2005, 2009 and 2013. However, the Aba club will represent Nigeria in next year's CAF Champions League after they finished as runners-up in the league,  while beaten finalists Dolphins will feature in the CAF Confederation Cup. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation has warned clubs representing the country in continental competitions next year that they wou Read More →

Pillars want N600m for next season

Kano Pillars

  /   in Sports 11:38 pm

The government of Kano State is now grappling with how to source a whopping N600 million tabled before it by the management o Read More →

Warri Wolves retain 23 players

Warri Wolves

  /   in Sports

Warri Wolves Football Club has sent 23 names to CAF for registration towards the forthcoming CAF Confederation Cup assignment Read More →

Entertainment View All →

US cinemas cancel film parody of N.Korea leader after threats


  /   in Showtime People 8:59 pm

US cinemas canceled screenings, including a red-carpet New York premiere, of a madcap comedy ”The Interview” that Read More →

KWASU to establish centre for Nollywood studies

A Nollywood  film shooting location

  /   in Showtime People 11:09 pm

Prof. AbdulRsheed Na’ Allah, Vice-Chancellor, Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, says he has inaugurated a committee f Read More →

I don’t mind being a second wife — Nkiru Silvanus


  /   in Entertainment

If the situation and the person is good, I’ll go for it. I’ve said it before that if ladies don’t stop this nonsense th Read More →

South African wins Miss World 2014 in London

Miss South Africa, 22-year-old Rolene Strauss

  /   in News, Showtime People

Miss South Africa, 22-year-old Rolene Strauss, was crowned Miss World 2014 at the contest's glitzy final in London on Sunday, Read More →

Again, Tiwa, Patoranking thrill audience with sensual dance


  /   in Entertainment

Not minding the many accusations trailing them, Tiwa Savage and Patoranking have again put up another stunning performance at Read More →

Headies 2014: Davido, Olamide, Patoranking, Mavins win big, Wizkid missing

Davido and Wizkid

  /   in Entertainment

The anticipated Headies 2014 is over with Olamide, Patoranking, Davido winning two awards each. Don Jazzy was credited as the Read More →



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