Thursday September 18th, 2014
Thursday September 18th, 2014

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2015: The up-welling pressure on Jonathan


  /   in Politics 11:00 am

THERE is a groundswell of pressure on President Goodluck Jonathan to declare his intention to seek re-election in 2015 Read More →

Abia 2015: Abaribe revs up political machine

Senator-Eyin-Abaribe ... Well, the dilemma is that there is no way you can tell an incumbent that he should not run for an election that he is fully qualified to run; he is an incumbent and everywhere it is a given that an incumbent will wanting to run

  /   in Politics

THE atmosphere in the polity is gradually hotting up with various aspirants contesting for elective political offices throwin Read More →

2015: Alkali’s verification of pro-Jonathan groups in order — Irikefe


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NAtional Secretary of the Board of Trustees of the National Coalition for Jonathan and Sambo Presidency, NACOJSP, Dr. Benjami Read More →

2015: Falana appeals to Nigerian elite to vote

Femi Falana

  /   in Politics 10:05 pm

Human Rights Lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), on Wednesday urged the Nigerian elite to ensure they participate actively in poli Read More →

Jonathan, PDP caucus meet ahead of Thursday’s NEC meeting


  /   in Politics

President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday night met behind closed doors with members of the national caucus of the Peoples Democ Read More →

Akwa Ibom 2015: Day Ibibio land stood still for Attah


  /   in Politics

THE event was momentous and historic It was well attended by hundreds of Ibibio sons and daughters of Akwa Ibom State. Read More →

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60% of aircraft operated by Nigerians are on lease – NCAA


  /   in Business 5:26 pm

The Acting Director-General, Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Mr Benedict Adeyileka, on Thursday said that more than Read More →

Unilever charges Nigeria on Post-2015 Development Agenda


  /   in Business

Unilever, an Anglo-Dutch multinational company which50 percent of its global business is domiciled in Nigeria has called on t Read More →

CITN tasks NASS on passage of PIB


  /   in Business

The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), has urged the National Assembly, which resumed from its two-month Read More →

States insist on subsidy removal as FG, States, LGs share N611b


  /   in Business 1:52 pm

The federation’s dwindling monthly revenue has maintained its trend as the three tiers of government had to share only N611 Read More →

Power: NACCIMA calls for cancellation of fixed electricity charge


  /   in Business

The Nigerian Association of Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has called for the cancellation of Read More →

NIIMP: FG targets 30m jobs, 70% GDP by 2043


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The Minister of National Planning Commission, NPC, Dr. Abubakar Sulaiman says the proposed implementation of the newly approv Read More →

Sports View All →

Bashi Ali title fight: 200 companies turn down sponsorship proposals

Bash Ali guns for Guinness Book of World Records Title Fight Project

  /   in Sports 3:31 pm

No fewer than 200 companies have turned down proposals for the sponsorship of Bash Ali’s ``Guinness Book of World Record’ Read More →

Why FIFA GOAL project has not taken off in Anambra – commissioner

BRAZIL, Costa do Sauipe : Fifa president Joseph Blatter gestures during a press conference in Costa do Sauipe, state of Bahia, Brazil on December 3, 2013. The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil final draw will take place December 6. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

Mr Tony Nnacheta, Anambra State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, has revealed why the FIFA GOAL project in the state had Read More →

Stop blabbing and fight me, Pacquiao tells Mayweather

  /   in Sports

challenge to Floyd Mayweather Jnr on Thursday, daring the American world champion to "fight me" instead of setting terms that could torpedo the dream bout. Read More →

30% of Keshi’s players have no business in Super Eagles – Ladipo

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi

  /   in Sports

Apparently angered by the rather poor start of the Super Eagles to the Morocco 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers Read More →

Adepoju: I’m Worried About Nigerian Football

Mutiu Adepoju

  /   in Sports

Former Super Eagles midfielder Mutiu Adepoju has expressed concern about the future of Nigerian football, after the country f Read More →

Akpabio Classics: N18m prize money highest in World circuit


  /   in Sports

Despite a review of the Prize money for this year’s Godswill Akpabio International Scrabble Classics, the total prize mon Read More →

Entertainment View All →

End of War? Davido congratulates Wizkid, hails 2face

Davido & Wiz Kid

  /   in Entertainment

It seems talented Nigeria young superstars Wizkid and Davido are ready to bury their differences and move on in life. The du Read More →

Entertainment industry stakeholders applaud Nigerian artistes


  /   in Music 9:11 pm

Some entertainment industry stakeholders on Tuesday applauded Nigerian artistes for promoting local music and the entertainme Read More →

Double Trouble: P-Square hails fans


  /   in Entertainment 7:30 pm

The award-winning Nigerian pop duo, Peter and Paul Okoye, are counting their blessings after dropping their sixth studio alb Read More →

Desmond Elliott targets women, youths as posters go viral


  /   in Entertainment

DesmondElliotAce actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot has indicated that his policies will be targeted at the vulnerable w Read More →

Rob Evans leads int’l models for Native and Vogue fashion week


  /   in Entertainment, News 8:47 pm

Four days to the kick off of the much publicised Native and Vogue Port Harcourt International Fashion Week, excitement greets Read More →

Between my broken marriage and my acting career, by Saheed Balogun

Saheed Balogun

  /   in Entertainment

Actor cum producer, Saheed Balogun is a popular face in Nollywood. In this interview with Potpourri, the versatile actor who Read More →



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