Friday December 26th, 2014
Friday December 26th, 2014

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Enugu: Ugwuanyi goes to the streets

•Ugwuanyi support groups on the streets of Enugu

  /   in Politics 12:46 am

The endorsement of Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP by major political sta Read More →

Lagos: Obanikoro alters the game plan

Musiliu Obanikoro

  /   in Politics

Senator Musiliu Obanikoro’s vehement opposition to the outcome of the governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Part Read More →

My plans for Oyo — Makinde

Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde

  /   in Politics

Engr. Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde, is the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), in the forthcoming electio Read More →

Why NLC can’t take over LP — Ogboru

Ogboru: Uduaghan was not a governor

  /   in Politics

Labour Party governorship candidate in Delta State, Chief Great Ogboru in this telephone interview with Vanguard debunks the Read More →

Governorship candidates: Unending confusion in PDP

PDP Special National Convention: Delegates casting their votes at 2013 PDP Special National Convention . Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan.

  /   in Politics 12:54 am

The long dominance of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in some states is being threatened by internal discord arising from t Read More →

Akwa Ibom 2015: Intrigues in PDP, APC

•Emmanuel addressing supporters last Tuesday

  /   in Politics

UYO- In Akwa-Ibom State, the political waters are still very hot and turbulent. Hitherto friends and allies are now sworn ene Read More →

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First quarter of 2015 ’ll be rough for businesses, economy — NACCIMA


  /   in Business 12:53 am

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has said that that the first quar Read More →

Boat operators call for relocation of NIWA headquarters to Lagos

Speed boats at Gelegele port

  /   in Business

The Nigerian Merchant Navy Water Transport Senior Staff Association and the Association of Tourists Boat Operators and Water Read More →

BoI, 10 banks collaborate to fund SMEs


  /   in Business

The Bank of Industry and ten banks have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to provide loans to Small and Medium Enter Read More →

Your business doesn’t grow until you reinvest in it — Bolanle Adewole, Director, TLP


  /   in Business 7:08 pm

A lawyer turned educationist out of love for providing top-notch education for children aged 1-12, Mrs Bolanle Adewole is the Read More →

SEC, NBA to partner on capital market development


  /   in Business

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has announced plan to work together with the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) to fa Read More →

‘Shipping industry can create 5m jobs in 4 yrs’

File photo: The e-waste-laden ship at the Tin-Can Port Lagos.

  /   in Business

The newly elected president of the Nigeria Shipowners Association, NISA, Captain Niyi Labinjo has said that the shipping sect Read More →

Sports View All →

Ba dropped from Senegal Nations Cup squad

Papiss Demba Cissé (left) and Demba Ba stand together for a team photo

  /   in Sports 4:17 pm

There was no place for former Chelsea and Newcastle striker Demba Ba when Senegal coach Alain Giresse made public a prelimina Read More →

Lampard hope lights Man City’s striker gloom

Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard applauds the Chelsea supporters after the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on September 21, 2014. The game finished 1-1. AFP PHOTO/PAUL ELLIS

  /   in Sports

Manchester City's attacking injury problems remain ahead of Friday's trip to West Bromwich Albion, but manager Manuel Pell Read More →

Mourinho demands Christmas show from Mikel, others

Chelsea’s Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa (L) scores his third goal during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge in London on September 13, 2014.  AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 11:46 pm

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho wants his players to show the world why they are currently on top of the Premier League table w Read More →

Liverpool’s Rodgers targets Burnley bounce


  /   in Sports

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is confident his side can still go on to enjoy a successful season as they go in search of Read More →

Ivory Coast set for Nations Cup after budget approved

Ivory Coast players celebrate after forward Gervinho scored a goal against Tunisia during the 2013 African Cup of Nations match at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

African football giants Ivory Coast will travel to next month's Africa Cup of Nations in Rquatorial Guinea having secured the Read More →

Nwosu predicts tough CAN for Eaglets

Golden Eaglets

  /   in Sports

Former Golden Eaglets head coach, Henry Nwosu has said there will not be any easy opponents at the 2015 African Under-17 cham Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Lagos reverberates as AFRIMA holds to night


  /   in Showtime People 12:19 am

Lagos, the city of excellence is bound to reverberate this evening as the big names in the African music industry gather at t Read More →

‘I was shocked when IK declared Idris winner of BBA Hotshots’

  /   in Showtime People

Nigeria’s representative, Tayo Faniran, who emerged 2nd runner-up at the just concluded Big Brother Africa-Hotshots, has opened up on this year’s show, saying that he was shocked when Idris Sultan of Tanzania was declared the winner of the reality show. Read More →

Top hit songs and music videos that ruled the airwave in 2014


  /   in Showtime People 6:30 pm

In 2014 the Nigerian music scene witnessed a lot of groovy hit songs and stunning music videos that shaped both the fortune a Read More →

Funke Akindele survives cruel fate in Sababi

Funke Akindele

  /   in Entertainment 6:03 pm

Although fate may defeat the efforts of virtue to avert misfortune, it cannot deprive us of the power to endure it with equan Read More →

The Omotola interview: Putting the record straight….My wife is no flirt —Ekeinde, Omotola’s husband

Mr and Mrs Ekeinde

  /   in Entertainment 5:40 am

Let me start first by saying that I am humbled by the popularity of this column, only six weeks after it made its debut. I am Read More →

My political lessons — Kenny Saint Best

  /   in Entertainment

“The experience is that of inner strength. I got stronger because this was a new terrain, unlike entertainment that you have gotten so used to and you take everything for granted. I also got humbled. In entertainment, you have ego but in politics you dare not bring up that ego or you will be messed up” she told Potpourri Read More →


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