Saturday December 20th, 2014
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Delta: Knotty issues in Okowa’s choice of deputy

•Senator Ifeanyi Okowa flanked by his wife and Professor Sam Oyobvbaire during his governorship declaration in Asaba, Delta State.

  /   in Politics 12:29 am

The battle to pick the governorship ticket of the PDP in Delta State may have ended but the knotty issue of who becomes the r Read More →

How to keep wrong candidates out of 2015 polls — Comrade Adewale

Temitope Adewale

  /   in Politics

* Says youths are yet in position to govern BY OLAYINKA  AJAYI Comrade Temitope Adewale is the President, Young Achievers Ca Read More →

2015: Ex-Minister, Ortom, tears Benue APC apart


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The primary elections of the two leading parties in Benue State, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the opposition All Pr Read More →

‘Chime is an asset to Enugu’


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Kieran Gozie Enechi is the legal adviser to Lagos-based Adada Media Forum, a collection of media professionals of Enugu extra Read More →

A dispassionate account of Okowa’s victory

Sen Okowa

  /   in Politics

The surprise emergence of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as the PDP flagbearer for the Delta state governorship election has continued Read More →

How Edo APC, PDP primaries were won and lost


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The primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State and those of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) were marked Read More →

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Court stops NASS from summoning Petroleum Minister 

Diezani Alison-Madueke

  /   in Energy 12:19 am

A Federal High court in Abuja presided over by Justice Ahmed Mohammed on Wednesday set aside the summons by the House of Repr Read More →

Alison-Madueke records another first as she’s appointed president of GECF

Petroleum minister, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke

  /   in Energy 9:28 pm

Barely three weeks after her election as the first female President of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Read More →

Unity Bank, Seplat to join NSE 30 Index

File photo: The  floor of Stock exchange

  /   in Business

Unity Bank Plc, Seplat Petroleum and Sterling Bank Plc are among the stocks that have been penciled down by the Nigerian St Read More →

Shippers Council, NPA, MAN bosses nominated for award

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

  /   in Business

EXECUTIVE Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council, NSC, Hassan Bello, Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, N Read More →

Nigeria can generate N1.7trn from LP gas initiative — Minister


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ABUJA: Minister of National Planning, Abubakar Sulaiman, says Nigeria can generate about $10.38 billion (N1.7 trillion), if Read More →

Mentoring programme can curb unemployment, says LCCI


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The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, LCCI, has said that mentoring programs can help curb the high level of unemployme Read More →

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Football devt: Return to Academicals — Uzokwe tells NFF

Kids in action at a football match.

  /   in Sports 12:33 am

Ex-international Evans Uzokwe has tasked the Nigeria Football Federation to strengthen the mechanism for development of playe Read More →

Ekpoikong, Ikegbunam brothers rule Benin Chess tourney


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Ekpoikong Unwana Eugene has emerged champion of the just concluded 2nd Benin Chess tournament. He emerged champion in the mas Read More →

2015 Women’s World Cup: Falcons can get to the semis — Ikhana


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Former Super Falcons coach, Kadiri Ikhana has disclosed that the success of the Super Falcons at the 2015 Fifa Women’s Worl Read More →

Jonathan deserve a second term to continue the good work – Yobo

Skipper of Nigerian football team Joseph Yobo (C) holding the Africa Cup of Nations trophy arrives at the airport in Abuja, on February 12, 2013. The newly crowned African champions Nigerian Super Eagles arrives in Abuja to a warm reception by fans and government officials after defeating Burkina Faso to win the 2013 African Cup of Nations in South Africa. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 9:03 am

Former captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, on Friday led a group known as PDP Ward 2 Ward Initiative to the Presidentia Read More →

Tide turns against Keshi


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The tide appears to have been turned against out-of-contract Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi, who not only has lost the supp Read More →

Siasia: Don’t expect miracles from me


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Dream Team Coach Samson Siasia has admitted that producing another Olympic team for Nigeria is a big challenge and has plead Read More →

Entertainment View All →

What growing up in the slum taught me — Ruth Kadiri


  /   in Entertainment 12:17 am

Ruth Kadiri is one of the fast rising actresses cum scriptwriters you would love to meet some day. Soft-spoken, easy-going an Read More →

Many awards for Bob Manuel-Udokwu


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Veteran Nollywood actor and Governor Obaino of Anambra’s Senior Special Assistant on Movie/Entertainment industry, Bob Manu Read More →

There may be sequel to 30 Days in Atlanta —AY


  /   in Entertainment 9:21 pm

Comedian, Ayo Makun also known as AY has revealed that his wave-making movie 30 Days In Atlanta cost him a lot financially. Read More →

Seyi Hunter returns with Indecent Assault


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Seyi Hunter is one budding actress who continues to reinvent her brand and walk the path less travelled. The sexy Industrial Read More →

Jaywon, Sound Sultan, others for Music Africa Beach Splash


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Eleko beach in Lagos will play host to Music Africa Beach Splash on the 21st of December 2014 at the Chaka Beach Resorts. In Read More →

Madonna releases six new songs


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Madonna on Saturday suddenly released six new songs months ahead of schedule, upset that early versions had leaked online. Read More →


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