Saturday August 30th, 2014
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Is APGA going into extinction?

Gov Peter Obi, Late Odumegwu Ojukwu and Victor Umeh

  /   in Politics 3:04 am

THESE are really not good times for the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA. Read More →

Ikimi and Tinubu: An Acrimonious divorce

Chief Tom Ikimi and former Lagos governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

  /   in Politics

Chief Tom Ikimi who led the committee of the legacy parties that formed the All Progressives Congress, APC last Tuesday walke Read More →

Boko Haram: Lawyers condemn govt, proffer solution

Itse Sagay

  /   in Politics

The war against the Boko Haram insurgency is one that most Nigerians want to be waged on all fronts and won as fast as possib Read More →

Ekiti Elections: Corper recounts experience

Adebola Odubitan

  /   in Politics

By Morenike Taire When Adebola Odubitan was posted to Ekiti State for her mandatory national service, little did she know she Read More →

No plan to form alliance with Jonathan, others – PDM

President Jonathan

  /   in Politics

The People’s Democratic Movement (PDM) has said that it had no plan to form alliance with anybody including President Go Read More →

Sowing and reaping in PDP

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

  /   in Politics 7:22 pm

The political configuration cum conspiracy that forced Admiral Murtala Nyako from office as governor of Adamawa State was one Read More →

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FG, Brazil build N144b power plant in Bayelsa


  /   in Business 4:08 am

The Federal Government and Benco Energy Limited of Brazil yesterday signed a N144 billion Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, t Read More →

Communities shut down of Erhoike Flowstation despite negotiated GMoU – NNPC


  /   in Business

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has confirmed the shut-down of the Erhoike flowstation l Read More →

Unemployment: FG empowers over 500 youths on skill acquisition


  /   in Business

In order to reduce the rate of unemployment and forestall non violence, peaceful co-existence among youths in the North-East Read More →

Nigeria records over $3billion worth of investments in sugar subsection – Aganga

Harvesting sugar cane for use in the production of bioethanol.

  /   in Business 3:30 pm

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Olusegun Aganga, yesterday, disclosed that Nigeria had recorded over $3bi Read More →

NPA, Shippers’council on collision course over berth rent


  /   in Business

The Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA and Nigerian Shippers Council, NSC, are set for a show down following the recent increase i Read More →

Release of power equipment from port to boost power supply


  /   in Business

A Logistics expert and consultant to Ministry of power Mr. Emmanuel Nweke has said that the recently released 248 containers Read More →

Sports View All →

FIFA nullifies Giwa’s election

FIFA President Sepp Blatter

  /   in Sports 1:43 am

The decision of the Ministry of Sports to mastermind and give credence to the kangaroo election that produced Chris Giwa as t Read More →

South South All Comers meet thrills all

Breezing... Edidiong Ofonime Odiong, she and others junior athletes stole the show at the South South Championships.

  /   in Sports

Last Saturday at the U.J. Esuene Stadium, it was quite a thrill watching athletes from the South South zone and others jostle Read More →

Osaze, Moses face City’s fire

Victor Moses

  /   in Sports

Super Eagles attacking duo of Osaze Odemwingie and Victor Moses will today face their first real test in the Premier League, Read More →

FIFA threaten to ban Nigeria, warns Giwa to stop parading self as NFF officials

BRAZIL, Costa do Sauipe : Fifa president Joseph Blatter gestures during a press conference in Costa do Sauipe, state of Bahia, Brazil on December 3, 2013. The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil final draw will take place December 6. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 7:19 pm

World football governing body FIFA has warned Nigeria could be banned by Tuesday if an "elected" executive committee led by C Read More →

Serena: The secret behind my success

Serena Williams

  /   in Sports

Serena Willaim won the women’s singles crown in the last two editions of the U.S Open at Flushing Meadows. In this intervie Read More →

FIFA will ban Nigeria – Kodjo-Williams

Kojo William

  /   in Sports

Williams has warned that the election crisis rocking the football house was capable of derailing Nigeria’s bid to qualify f Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Life After Omoladun: Baba Suwe finds love again; to remarry soon

Baba Suwe

  /   in Entertainment 3:04 am

Babatunde Omidina known as Baba Suwe is a successful comedian better known for his exploits in Yoruba home videos. He is sti Read More →

It’s fun working with Juliet Ibrahim —Mercy


  /   in Showtime People

Contrary to the news making rounds that actress Mercy Aigbe’s yet to be released movie, “Life after Marriage” has somet Read More →

Skales to announce winner of Shake Body fan video


  /   in Showtime People

Renowned musician and CEO of a musical record label, Skales has concluded plans to announce the winner of his much played fan Read More →

Why I have a crush on Tiwa Savage —Konet


  /   in Showtime People

Afro hip hop singer Konet who is signed on to Purple Ice Entertainment has revealed the reasons why he has a crush on Tiwa Sa Read More →

Ja Rule, Ashanti to spice up ‘Warri Again’

JaRule and Ashanti

  /   in Showtime People

The ancient city of Warri, Delta State will be temporarily shut down come October 1, when American gruff-voiced rapper, Ja Ru Read More →

Uduaghan throws his weight behind Ugbomah’s 50yrs celebration


  /   in Home Video People

After an open-letter written to Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State and his Lagos State counterpart, Babatunde Raji Fas Read More →



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