Tuesday December 23rd, 2014
Tuesday December 23rd, 2014

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Borno: The footsteps of SAS

Ali Modu Sherrif at the conference

  /   in Politics 12:42 am

Influential Borno State power broker, Senator Ali Sheriff has been anointed as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Read More →

My mission to House of Reps — Obiora Obi

Obiora Onyeabo Obi

  /   in Politics

Mr. Obiora Onyeabo Obi, a businessman and the last son of Senator Onyeabo Obi, is the Labour Party candidate for the Nnewi No Read More →

Delta 2015: Isoko fight back

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

  /   in Politics

Senator Ifeanyi Okowa’s acclaimed victory in the governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP may now look l Read More →

Oyo: Why our people are angry with Gov Ajimobi — Teslim Folarin

Teslim Folarin

  /   in Politics 12:56 am

Immediate past Senate Leader, Senator Teslim Folarin was a two time senator who rose to become the Senate Leader between 2007 Read More →

Enugu PDP Gov Primaries: Dancing on the cliffs

PDP Special National Convention: Delegates casting their votes at 2013 PDP Special National Convention . Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan.

  /   in Politics

THE legal fireworks attending the outcome of the December 8 governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in E Read More →

Nigeria on the verge of a failed state — Shonibare

Chief Supo Shonibare

  /   in Politics 12:34 am

Chief Supo Shonibare is a lawyer. He was an active member of the defunct National Democratic Coalition, NADECO, which challen Read More →

Business View All →

Global coal demand to reach 9bn tonnes by 2019

File Photo

  /   in Energy 1:33 am

Global demand for coal over the next five years will continue marching higher, breaking the 9-billion-tonne level by 2019, th Read More →

Poor financial reporting undermining oil sector growth — NNRC


  /   in Energy

Growth in the Nigerian oil and gas industry will remain elusive over the next couple of years, unless issues of poor financia Read More →

NALPGAM warns against indiscriminate siting of gas facilities


  /   in Energy

The Nigerian Association of Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers, NALPGAM, has warned that the growing indiscriminate siting of Read More →

Ghana’s Kasapreko suspends N8.2bn investment in Nigeria


  /   in Business

Ghana’s Kasapreko Company has suspended its planned $50 million (about N8.2 billion) investment in Nigeria due to adulterat Read More →

Substandard products, economic loss to Nigeria —SON

Some of the seized fake products at the briefing, yesterday.  Photo: Biodun Ogunleye.

  /   in Business

Standards Organisation of Nigeria has described its destruction of fake Century brand of stabilizers and other items valued a Read More →

Kaduna Disco to roll out 80,000 meters yearly, says management

*The Federal Government has failed on its promise to achieve the target of 6,000 Mega Watts (MW) of electricity generation last December

  /   in Energy

The management of Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company, KEDC, has said that it will roll out 80,000 pre-paid meters annual Read More →

Sports View All →

Amun wants Keshi to hand over to Amokachi

Coach Stephen Keshi, Daniel Amokachi and Sylvanus Okpala during the Nations cup quilifier match between Super Eagles of Nigeria and Rwanda National team at Calabar. Photo by Sylva Eleanya. 16/6/2012

  /   in Sports

The rumour that Equatorial Guinea Football Federation might offer out-of-contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi a lifelin Read More →

Lagos agog for Sandie Beach Rugby

  /   in Sports

It promises to be a weekend of fun for lovers of Rugby, as the second edition of Sandie Beach Rugby Season 2 comes up, December 27th, 2014, at the Vertigo Lounge, Elegushi Beach, Lagos. Read More →

Ejide highest paid player in his club

Austin Ejide watches as Scotland's defender Charlie Mulgrew scores the opening goal during the international friendly football match between Nigeria and Scotland

  /   in Sports 9:58 pm

Goalkeeper Austin Ejide, 30, is the highest paid footballer at Israeli vice - champions Hapoel Be’er Sheva.Authoritativ Read More →

Amokachi replaces injured Zango with Idris


  /   in Sports

Super Eagles Assistant coach, Dan ‘the Bull’ Amokachi has swung into action as preparation for the FIFA free window games Read More →

Mikel makes 250th start for Chelsea

*Delightful... Chelsea’s Nigerian midfielder John Mikel Obi (r)  celebrate with team-mate  Branislav Ivanovic  after he scored the second goal for Chelsea in their  English Premier League football match against Fulham at Stamford Bridge.  It was Mikel ‘s second goal in his eight-year stay with the Blues. Photo AFP

  /   in Sports

Nigeria midfielder John Mikel Obi will make his 250th start for Chelsea tonight as he partners Nemanja Matic in midfield agai Read More →

Mourinho backs Chelsea to avoid more Stoke misery

Jose Mourinho

  /   in Sports

Jose Mourinho knows Chelsea must avoid a repeat of last season's nightmare trip to Stoke if they are to re-establish their th Read More →

Entertainment View All →

The Omotola interview: Putting the record straight….My wife is no flirt —Ekeinde, Omotola’s husband

Mr and Mrs Ekeinde

  /   in Entertainment 5:40 am

Let me start first by saying that I am humbled by the popularity of this column, only six weeks after it made its debut. I am Read More →

My political lessons — Kenny Saint Best

  /   in Entertainment

“The experience is that of inner strength. I got stronger because this was a new terrain, unlike entertainment that you have gotten so used to and you take everything for granted. I also got humbled. In entertainment, you have ego but in politics you dare not bring up that ego or you will be messed up” she told Potpourri Read More →

What growing up in the slum taught me — Ruth Kadiri


  /   in Entertainment

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


  /   in Entertainment

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


  /   in Entertainment

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


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