Saturday April 19th, 2014
Saturday April 19th, 2014

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Confab: Stop engaging governors, concentrate, delegate tells Jonathan


  /   in Politics 9:30 am

THERE was a mild drama on Wednesday at the National Conference when President of the Court of Appeal and a delegate represent Read More →

PDP, APC must unite to crush Boko Haram — Okonkwo

Sen. Annie Okonkwo

  /   in Politics

Boko Haram is the worst thing that has happened to this country and we must do something about it. Sometimes, I get baffled t Read More →

No one can steal my mandate — Fayemi


  /   in Politics

Speaking at a campaign rally at Epe, Moba Local Government, Fayemi told the people not to be scared of the antics of vote-rig Read More →

PDP: Former envoy, speaker, 7 others eye running mate slot


  /   in Politics

NO fewer than nine members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State have signified their interest to be running Read More →

Why I support Fayose — Sen Arise

Sen. Arise

  /   in Politics 9:34 am

Now, I have decided to support Mr. Ayo Fayose because that is whom my party has supported to be the candidate of the PDP. The Read More →

I’m not anti-Jonathan — Nwabueze

Jonathan, Nwabueze

  /   in Politics

LEGAL icon and Chairman of The Patriots, Professor Ben Nwabueze (SAN), has dismissed as unfounded comments that he is opposed Read More →

Business View All →

Microeconomic growth, ISO certification and growth of lubricant industry

*Participants at the workshop

  /   in Business 12:30 am

The role of Small Medium Enterprises, SMEs, as catalyst for economic growth and development has been well documented in the e Read More →

Livestock: Potentials of Grasscutter export

Fish farming

  /   in Business

Nigerian non-oil exports are still significantly below potential. The gradual decline over the last 49 years is especially sa Read More →

CIS to engage FG on policy formulation, implementation

Unlike the Stock market, Forex trading is Online

  /   in Business 12:19 am

THE Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers, CIS, has concluded plans to engage the Federal Government on policy formulation and Read More →

FG upgrades Olam Farms to staple crop processing zone


  /   in Business

OLAM Farms located in Nasarawa State has been upgraded to a Staple Crop Processing Zone (SCPZ) bringing the number of such zo Read More →

Government’s GES scheme gets UKAid endorsement

Oil Palm Seedlings

  /   in Business

THE United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID-UKAID) has endorsed the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Read More →

Seplat promises steady dividend payment

  /   in Business

Seplat Plc has promised a steady dividend payment policy that will see the company paying dividend twice or more in a given financial year. Read More →

Sports View All →

Iheanacho, Nwakali rue Man City’s slump in EPL

Kelechi Iheanacho

  /   in Sports 12:35 am

Two members of the Manchester City youth team, Kelechi Iheanacho and Chidiebere Nwakali, have expressed sadness at the recent Read More →

World Cup 2014: Eagles, will fall flat, says Bosnia coach

NIGERIA, Calabar : Nigeria's (top L-R) midfielder John Obi Mikel, defender Kenneth Omeruo, forward Brown Ideye, forward Emmanuel Emenike, defender Godfrey Oboabona, defender Efe Ambrose, (bottom L-R) midfielder Victor Moses, defender Uwa Echiejile, goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi and midfielder Ahmed Musa pose for a group picture before the 2014 FIFA World Cup African zone second leg play-off football match between Nigeria and Ethiopia in Calabar on November 16, 2013. Nigeria won 2-0. AFP PHOTO/

  /   in Sports

While Nigeria and Iran football officials are thinking about winning their opening game of the 2014 World Cup on June 16, Bos Read More →

Sports, tool for national unity, rebranding — Danagogo

Tamuno Danagogo

  /   in Sports

The Minister of Sports and Chairman of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr. Tamuno Danagogo has identified sports as a v Read More →

NFF charges Falcons on 2014 AWC

Super Falcons at their training for Nation's Cup in Abuja on Tuesday

  /   in Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF has challenged the Super Falcons not to rest on their oars as they prepare for the Afric Read More →

Ogba foresees revival of relays fortunes

Nigerian Athletics relay team in an international event

  /   in Sports

As Nigeria relay teams step out for the 2014 season today at the Mt SAC relays Championships in Walnut, California USA, Athle Read More →

Abesan Estate hosts Olympian, Chukwumerije

FAILED BID ••• Chukwumerije (r) in action for Nigeria.

  /   in Sports

As part of efforts to popularize taekwondo as well as to take the sport to the grassroots, three-time Olympian, Chika Chukwu Read More →

Entertainment View All →

I didn’t feel bad losing the Oscars — Chiwetel Ejiofor


  /   in Showtime People

Celebrated Nigerian-British actor, Chiwetel Ejiofor was in the country last weekend for the premiere of the blockbuster mov Read More →

Calabar Carnival Queen unveiled in Abuja 

*Troupe rehearsing for the cannival.

  /   in Showtime People

Fair and beautiful Nancy Olive -Aisaghonhi, has been unveiled as the Calabar Carnival Queen 2013/2014. Read More →

Genevieve Nnaji speaks on Half of a Yellow Sun


  /   in Home Video People

Top Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji, who’s known to have played lead roles in many block-bluster movies, does not think Read More →

I didn’t do any secret wedding — Kefee


  /   in Showtime People

Nigerian music star, Kefee, is back from the U.S. She returned to the country last week after about eight months away. Kefe Read More →

I ‘ll marry soon, says Liz Anjorin

*Lizzy Anjorin

  /   in Home Video People

Popular Yoruba actress, Liz Anjorin has dropped a bombshell, declaring that she will get married any moment from now. Read More →

MBGN 2013 winner debuts in Superstory

Mr Ben Bruce of the Silverbird Group and MGBN 2013 winner Ebiere Banner

  /   in Home Video People

Superstory, Nigeria’s most watched TV drama, in its tradition of showcasing the best of talents will be starring Anna Ebier Read More →



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