Friday October 24th, 2014
Friday October 24th, 2014

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Obasanjo in the South West: Rejected stone turned cornerstone

*Olusegun Obasanjo

  /   in Politics 11:03 am

DURING his reign as President for eight years, between 1999 and 2007 his government started the anti-corruption fight by crea Read More →

KWARA 2015: Are the Sarakis struggling for survival?


  /   in Politics

These are not the best of times for Senator Gbemisola Ruqqayat Saraki, GRS as she is fondly called by her admirers. GRS is st Read More →

LG Polls: First battle in Delta


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The much awaited local government elections into the 25 local government councils in Delta State come up tomorrow with the ru Read More →

Why I offered myself to liberate Kwara – Babalola, PDP Aspirant

Sunday Babalola: Was second in 2011

  /   in Politics 9:12 pm

Engineer Sunday Babalola, a Petroleum Engineer was a gubernatorial aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, Read More →

Kwara State is not owned by any dynasty – Jani

Jani: Changing permutations

  /   in Politics

Billionaire businessman and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Jani Ibrahim is one of the frontline aspirants Read More →

Mugabe’s wife threatens vice president in power grab


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President Robert Mugabe's increasingly powerful wife Grace has threatened Zimbabwe's vice president with expulsion from the r Read More →

Business View All →

Why we need Biosafety law in Nigeria — farmers


  /   in Business 12:28 am

The President of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Arc. Kabiru Salman did not mince words when he told the gathe Read More →

Private sector investments in sugar sector hit N500bn — FG

Harvesting sugar cane for use in the production of bioethanol.

  /   in Business

Nigeria has attracted and commenced the implementation of over N500billion private sector investments in the sugar sector und Read More →

FG moves to establish $390m agro industrial town


  /   in Business

Federal Government has concluded plans to establish an Agro Industrial Town, AIT, at Alape Staple Crop Processing Zone, SCPZ Read More →

Nigeria loses N21.6 trn to piracy in three years

File Photo: Nigerian Navy

  /   in Business

FOLLOWING the increased activities of the pirates in the nation’s coastal and territorial waters, Nigeria lost a total of N Read More →

MAN Group decries registration bid by wines importers


  /   in Business 7:26 pm

THE Ethanol Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (EMAN) has objected strongly to the registration bid at Corporate Affairs Co Read More →

Political institutions, entrepreneurship responsible for poverty alleviation- Aig-Imoukhueede


  /   in Business

The President, National Council of the Nigeria Stock Exchange, Mr. Aigbije Aig-Imoukhuede, said that political institutions a Read More →

Sports View All →

Court sacks Pinnick’s NFF

Pinnick and Giwa

  /   in Sports 7:40 am

Nigeria is in danger of another FIFA ban after a court ruled that elections that ushered in Delta FA chairman Amaju Pinnick a Read More →

Upgrade your credentials, Oliseh tells African coaches

Sunday Oliseh

  /   in Sports

Former Nigeria international Sunday Oliseh has said coaches in Africa must prepare themselves adequately to rub shoulders wit Read More →

MUSA: We can still qualify

Nigeria's forward Ahmed Musa (C) is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal  during the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying football match between Nigeria and Sudan on October 15, 2014 in Abuja.  AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

Super Eagles two-goal hero in last week’s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Sudan, Ahmed Musa has retain Read More →

Eagles can’t beat us in Nigeria – Mashaba

Coach Shakes Mashaba

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Bafana Bafana coach Ephraim ‘Shakes’ Mashaba has boasted that the Super Eagles can’t beat them in the 2015 Africa Cup o Read More →

Onome Ebi: We will match Cameroon strength for strength

DOWN AND....Ngozi Okobi (R) of Nigeria and Morgan Brian (#6) of USA battle for the ball during the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Japan 2012, Semi Final match between Nigeria and USA at National Stadium on yesterday in Tokyo, Japan. USA beat Nigeria 2-0.

  /   in Sports

Onome Ebi is confident that she and her teammates will match the physical strength of the Indomitable Lioness of Cameroon in Read More →

CAF at war with UEFA over AFCON


  /   in Sports 11:04 pm

An all-out war has broken out between CAF and UEFA as Africa’s football governing body has launched a scathing attack at th Read More →

Entertainment View All →

I now live in a palace, Kcee boasts


  /   in Entertainment 12:33 am

This week, Limpopo King, Kcee was the co-host on MTV Base’ Official Naija Top Ten with MTV VJ Ehiz. Read More →

Live performances are my bread and butter — Bez


  /   in Entertainment

Emmanuel Bezhiwa Idakula, known as Bez in the music industry, is probably the only Nigerian multi-instrumentalist of his gene Read More →

Sammie Okposo bags South-Africa’s biggest gospel awards nomination


  /   in Entertainment 8:08 pm

Multitalented gospel artiste and Glo ambassador Sammie Okposo has been nominated in this year’s Best of Africa category a Read More →

Laide Bakare welcomes baby No 3


  /   in Entertainment

Popular Yoruba actress, movie producer and record label owner, Laide Bakare has delivered baby number three, her second son t Read More →

Why I cut off my dreadlocks — P.R.E


  /   in Entertainment

P.R.E, whose name is an acronym for Pretty, Real and Entertaining is beginning to carve a niche for himself not only as a tal Read More →

Folly Coker denies affair withTiwa Savage, says he’s not owner of Mavin Records

*Tiwa and TeeBillz

  /   in Entertainment

Folly Coker, the upwardly-mobile senior aide of Gov Babatunde Fashola, who was rumored to be dating sensational singer, Tiwa Read More →



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