Wednesday August 27th, 2014
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Cross River 2015: The myth around Imoke, Duke and I — Gershom Bassey

Gershom Bassey

  /   in Politics 12:43 am

In Cross River State, the trio of former Governor Donald Duke, Governor Liyel Imoke and Mr. Gershom Bassey were at the core o Read More →

Edo 2015: Oshiomhole’s time is passing away — Ugbomhe

Oshiomhole

  /   in Politics

Pascal Ugbomhe is Director of Organization/Operations of the Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. He was a Read More →

Benue: Fresh labour crisis for Suswam

Gov Suswan

  /   in Politics

Few weeks after successfully resolving its differences with striking primary school teachers which led to the closure of prim Read More →

Adamawa 2014: Ribadu and the many conspiracies

Nuhu Ribadu

  /   in Politics 12:43 am

Given that former Governor Murtala Nyako was removed from office by the convergence of many conspiracies, it is no surprise t Read More →

2015: Lagos PDP has learnt from past mistakes — Dosunmu

Dosumu: Flag bearer for Lagos PDP

  /   in Politics

Barely six months to the 2015 gubernatorial election in Lagos State, Dr. Ade Shamsideen Dosunmu (MON), the 2011 candidate of Read More →

Shettima calls for calm over Boko Haram’s `caliphate’

TERROR ATTACK—Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno State, yesterday, inspecting a burnt mosque and some houses after Sunday's attack by a terror group in Kawuri, Konduga Lga of the state, where about 85 persons died and 300 houses destroyed. Below: Governor Shettima visits some victims of the attack in the hospital. Photos: NAN & Inusa Ndahi.

  /   in Politics 10:09 pm

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno on Monday advised residents of the state to remain calm following alleged proclamation of Islam Read More →

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Sourcing raw materials locally ’ll create market for farmers — FG

Agric Minister, Akinwumi-Adesina

  /   in Business 12:35 am

The Federal Government has called on companies to source their raw materials locally as this will create markets for farmers, Read More →

‘Insurers, intermediaries should adopt creative approach to employment’

insurance-pix

  /   in Insurance and You

Insurers and intermediaries struggling to attract suitable personnel may find the situation growing even tougher unless they Read More →

FG boosts mechanised farming with N50bn

Oil Palm Seedlings

  /   in Business

THE Federal Government has approved N50 billion to boost mechanised farming. Read More →

FG to phase-out heavy energy consuming devices

File photo

  /   in Energy 9:15 am

ABUJA: The National Council on Power, NCoP, has mandated the Ministry of Power to collaborate with relevant agencies to devel Read More →

Poor petroleum contributions may threaten general election

A refinery

  /   in Energy

Analysts at FBN Capital Limited have bemoaned the negative correlation between Nigeria’s oil output and economic developmen Read More →

Elumelu back as UBA chairman

uba

  /   in Business, News

The Board of United Bank for Africa Plc, UBA, yesterday named Mr. Tony O. Elumelu, CON, as Chairman to succeed Ambassador Joe Read More →

Sports View All →

NFF Congress: Giwa emerges factional President

Chris-Giwa

  /   in Sports 12:18 am

Proprietor of Giwa FC of Jos, Chris Giwa was yesterday elected as the president of the Nigeria football Federation (NFF) by a Read More →

4 Falconets get instant promotion

Players of Nigeria pose for a team photo prior to the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014 group C match between Korea Republic and Nigeria at Moncton Stadium on August 9, 2014 in Moncton, Canada. (Photo  FIFA)

  /   in Sports 9:42 pm

The Falconets quartet of Ugo Njoku, Sarah Nnodim, Loveth Ayila and Halimatu Ayinde have been rewarded with instant inclusion Read More →

Manchester United confirm British record Di Maria deal

Manchester United players celebrate with the Premier League trophy at the end of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford in Manchester, northwest England, on May 12, 2013. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

Manchester United have signed Argentina midfielder Angel di Maria from Real Madrid for a British record transfer fee of £59. Read More →

NFF Congress: Chaos as DSS arrest Maigari, Amadu, others

NFF boss, Aminu Maigari

  /   in News, Sports

About thirty State FA Chairmen who were heading for the offices of the Directorate of State Service in solidarity with the ar Read More →

NFF fire report ready next week – Fire Service boss

Raized NFF building

  /   in Sports

As football politicians continue to jostle for who controls the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), the Federal Fire Service y Read More →

‘Falconets lost to tactical indiscipline’

Peter Dedevbo,

  /   in Sports

Head Coach of the Nigeria female under-20 team Peter Dedevbo slammed his players for losing their tactical discipline in thei Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Uzo Aduba wins `Outstanding Guest Actress’ at Emmy Award

Uzo Aduba

  /   in Home Video People

Nigerian-born American artiste, Uzo Aduba, has won the `Outstanding Guest Actress’ for the comedy entitled: `Orange is the Read More →

D’banj, joins U.S. celebrities on MTV award

dbanj

  /   in Music

Nigerian Music star, D’banj, joined other American celebrities to watch the 2014 MTV Video Music Award in Inglewood, Calif Read More →

Omotola lauds Jonathan’s power reform

*Omotola

  /   in Entertainment

Nollywood diva, Omotola Jolade Ekeinde has praised the transformation of the Power sector in the country. She attested that t Read More →

The incredible lifestyle of an entertainer

yinka-ayefele

  /   in Music 6:26 pm

It is not every day you get to meet somebody who, despite his challenges, has done enough for himself. So it would be right t Read More →

No, face reason for your frustrations — Adokiye Kyrian

*Adokiye

  /   in Entertainment

Seductively attractive and beautiful singer, Adokiye Kyrian, has come, seen and looking at the Nigeria's entertainment indust Read More →

Single and married Nollywood actresses sleep around – Blessing Egbe

Blessing Egbe

  /   in Entertainment

“How desperate can one be in pursuit of fame and money? In the end, where will you end up? In hell or in heaven? Not all wh Read More →

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