Friday August 22nd, 2014
Friday August 22nd, 2014

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Enugu’s chicken impeachment: My story, by Onyebuchi, dep gov

Onyebuchi: Chime asked me to take all instructions given by Mrs. Nwobodo

  /   in Politics 7:00 am

MR. Onyebuchi who had earlier appeared before the panel penultimate Wednesday, however, truncated proceedings when he took il Read More →

Oyo 2015: The titanic battle for Agodi Govt House

Olaosebikan,  Ajimobi and Akala

  /   in Politics

THE battle for the Oyo State Government House has in recent times never been a battle for the gentle. It is especially so giv Read More →

2015 Guber: How PDP caucus zeroed in on Abia South – Ukpai Agwu

Ukpai Agwu

  /   in Politics 7:03 pm

Following the controversy raised by the Abia State’s Equity Charter which zoned the 2015 governorship slot to Abia South Read More →

Bauchi 2015: Twists and turns


  /   in Politics

The question of who succeeds Governor Isa Yuguda has become the topical issue in Bauchi State among political stakeholders. A Read More →

Rivers 2015: Why Bonny deserves to produce Amaechi’s successor — Hart

Abie Hart

  /   in Politics

AHEAD of the 2015 elections, a major thorny issue in Rivers where Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s successor should come from: Upl Read More →

Edo North’s unsettled pair: Shagadi and Momoh

A mammoth crowd at the Liberation Stadium for the rally. Eleven individuals died following a stampede

  /   in Politics

By tradition, I am not a politician, but nearly made a slip to join a political party over a year ago and I will explain my r Read More →

Business View All →

Govts, companies raise N53.48bn from NSE bonds market

File photo: The  floor of Stock exchange

  /   in Business 1:04 am

Some state governments and quoted companies raised N53.48 billion from the bonds market of the Nigerian capital market in the Read More →

Custom intercepts 15 bags of ammunition in Ogun


  /   in Business

The Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 1,480 cartridges of live ammunition concealed in Read More →

Agents petition Shippers Council over APMT operational deficiencies

FPSO Vessel

  /   in Business

By Godfrey Bivbere The National Council of Managing Directors of Licensed Customs Agents NCMDLCA, have petitioned the nation Read More →

‘You must impact on the economy positively’ – BPE tells Shippers’Council


  /   in Business

BY GODWIN ORITSE The Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Benjamin Ezra Dikki, has tasked the Nige Read More →

FG approves N31.2bn electricity evacuation contract for Kashimbila Dam


  /   in Business

The Federal Government has awarded a N31.2 billion contract for the evacuation of electricity from the 40-megawatts capacity Read More →

Airtel introduces N200 Monthly bundles for Social Media Platforms


  /   in Business 9:17 pm

In line with its key objective of becoming Nigeria’s number one mobile Internet Company, leading communications services p Read More →

Sports View All →

Guild of Sports Editors calls for probe of NFF fire

Razed NFF secretariat

  /   in Sports 1:49 am

The Guild of Sports Editors has called on the Federal Government to, as a matter of urgency, institute a judicial panel of en Read More →

England investigates Odemwingie’s transfer


  /   in Sports

The transfer of Nigeria interna-tional striker, Peter Odemwingie from West Bromwich Albion to Cardiff is being investigated b Read More →

Asisat can make things happen – Devdebo

Asisat Oshoala

  /   in Sports

Still basking in the euphoria of his wards’ 6-2 whitewash of Korea DPR in the semi final of the ongoing FIFA U-20 Women’s Read More →

NFF: No elections on August 26

Umeh and Maigar

  /   in Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation has called on all Nigerians to discountenance a statement by the Chairman of NFF Electoral Co Read More →

Federation holds U-17 championships towards Judo World Junior Championship

Chika Chukwumerije at the Beijing 2008 Olympics where he won a bronze medal.

  /   in Sports

The Nigeria Judo Federation (NJF) on Thursday said that it had concluded arrangements to organise the National U-17 Judo Yout Read More →

2015 Afcon qualifier: Eagles to know opponent next week

THANK YOU ALL . . . Super Eagles’ striker Peter Odemwingie (2ndL) thanks the fans after their international friendly match against Scotland at Craven Cottage in London ahead of the FIFA World Cup . Photo: AFP

  /   in Sports 11:08 pm

The Confederation of Africa Football CAF has fixed Wednesday the 27th of August as the day the appeal board will meet in Cair Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Van Vicker quits set for fear of Ebola

Van Vicker

  /   in Home Video People, News

It thus sounds like many of the jokes being peddled about the Ebola scare but award winning Ghanaian actor, Van Vicker, doesn Read More →

Engaged Chita Agwu runs off with fiance on birthday


  /   in Entertainment

It is no longer news that beautiful Nollywood actress, model and Akachawa presenter, Chita Agwu has found love and soon to ma Read More →

Stella Damasus throws birthday party for Daniel Ademinokan

Stella Damasus

  /   in Entertainment

The love affair between top Nollywood actress Stella Damasus and the movie director estranged husband of fair-skinned Yoruba Read More →

American Singers, Ja Rule, Ashanti storm Warri on Oct. 1

JaRule and Ashanti

  /   in Music

American rap star Ja Rule, and R&B singer Ashanti, would thrilled their Nigerian fans as part of an event to mark this year Read More →

Genevieve joins Bill Gates, George Bush, Lady Gaga in Ice Bucket Challenge


  /   in Entertainment

Nollywood Diva Genevieve Nnaji was today doused with bucket of ice cold water as she joined the rich and famous in the Ice bu Read More →

Nollywood actor, Martins Amaihe set to star in Bollywood film


  /   in Entertainment 8:56 pm

Seasoned Nollywood actor, Martins Amaihe has broken the barrier many Nollywood stars have been trying to break for years by s Read More →




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