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 →

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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 →

Sunderland dent Chelsea EPL title hope

Stoke City's English striker Peter Crouch (R) celebrates scoring the equalising goal during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Chelsea at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke on Trent on December 7, 2013.  AFP PHOTO.

  /   in Sports 7:29 pm

Sunderland condemned Chelsea to their first home Premier League defeat under Jose Mourinho with a stunning 2-1 victory on Sat Read More →

Iheanacho, Nwakali rue Man City’s slump in EPL

Kelechi Iheanacho

  /   in Sports

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 →

Entertainment View All →

Confusion over P Square break-up rumour?

L-R Peter, Jude, Paul Okoye

  /   in Entertainment

Jude Engees Okoye, older brother to the PSquare twins Paul and Peter Okoye has tweeted an alarming message Read More →

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 →



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