Sunday September 21st, 2014
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How Ikimi created problems for Oshiomhole — Idahosa

Charles Idahosa

  /   in News, Politics 9:16 am

The name Charles Idahosa, the son of Akakasiaka, rings bell in the politics of Edo State. The journalist— turned-politician Read More →

Delta 2015: Who succeeds Governor Uduaghan?


  /   in News, Politics

Considering the achievements of Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan whose tenure ends in 2015, the debate in Delta State rages around Read More →

The story of my resignation as ex–Delta House Speaker, by Hon. Ochei


  /   in Politics

Rt. Hon Victor Onyekachi Ochei, an engineer, hails from Onicha Olona in Aniocha Local Government Area of Delta State. In 2003 Read More →

Sole candidature: PDP govs, stakeholders leave Jonathan without option

President Goodluck Jonathan

  /   in Politics 1:08 am

The coast is now very clear for President Goodluck Jonathan. He has little or no option in the matter. He has been nudged to Read More →

Obuh unveils self: Says “I want to be servant to Deltans”

Tony Obuh

  /   in Politics

A prominent Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Delta state, Sir Anthony Chuks Obuh has unveiled partly Read More →

Tony Obuh eminently qualified to be Delta Governor, says PDP Chairman

Voters being accredited at Ojojo Primary School, Warri in Okere Ward, Warri South Council Area.

  /   in Politics

The State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Peter Nwaoboshi says for the sake of equity an Anioma son or daught Read More →

Business View All →

Eshoppaz unveils  gospel singer, Buchi as brand ambassador


  /   in Business 9:00 pm

Eshoppaz,Nigeria's fastest growing online retail store who recently launched it platform in march 2014, has been making treme Read More →

Customs boss in smugglers forest

The Customs Area Controller (CAC), Oyo/Osun Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Mr. Oteri Richard, in front leading other Customs officers into Agbaja forest, during inspection of the seizures of 40 vehicles loaded with rice, intercepted in the forest by his Command.

  /   in Business

Days after the Federal Government unfolded a policy to stop rice importation into Nigeria in the next four years, the temp Read More →

‘FG’s 70% duty on imported cars will trigger hardship’

Alhaji Jimoh Aremu

  /   in Business

Alhaji Jimoh Aremu is a dealer in all kinds of German, Japanese and American vehicles. In this interview conducted by teleph Read More →

NIHOTOUR decries lack of training hotel

  /   in Business

A Director in the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), Alh. Abdul Maji Sheriff, has called for proper funding of the institute to enable it fulfill its mandates. Read More →

CBN retains MPR at 12%

New CBN Governor— From left, new CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, his deputies, Sarah Alade and Adebayo Adelabu during a World Press Conference in Abuja, yesterday. Photo: Gbemiga Olamikan. See story on Page 8

  /   in Business 2:53 am

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, yesterday, retained the Monetary Policy Rate, MPR, at 12 per cent with a corridor of +/- 20 Read More →

Molit brings international standard home


  /   in Business

Hotels, guest houses serve different purposes for differnt results especially in modern society like ours. Read More →

Sports View All →

Ahmed Musa thrilled with Moscow derby winner

CELEBRATION... CSKA, Moscow Nigerian star Ahmed Musa celebrates with his coach Igor Cherevechenko after scoring.

  /   in Sports 9:43 pm

On-form striker Ahmed Musa is thrilled to have scored the winner for CSKA Moscow in 1-0 win over city rivals Locomotiv Moscow Read More →

Police investigate Twitter racist abuse of Balotelli

Mario Balotelli

  /   in Sports

Mario Balotelli found himself on the receiving end of yet more racist abuse on Sunday after a jokey reference to Manchester Read More →

Lampard ends Chelsea’s perfect start, Leicester stun United

Manchester City's English midfielder Frank Lampard applauds the Chelsea supporters after the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on September 21, 2014. The game finished 1-1. AFP PHOTO/PAUL ELLIS

  /   in Sports

Frank Lampard came back to haunt Chelsea as 10-man Manchester City rallied to earn a share of the spoils after a dramatic enc Read More →

NFF Congress sues for peace

Tamuno Danagogo, Sepp Blatter and Aminu Maigari

  /   in Sports

The Minister of Sports and Chairman of the National Sports Commission, Dr Tammy Danagogo has thrown his full weight behind th Read More →

Warri to host Sept 30 NFF elective Congress

  /   in Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation Congress rose in Warri, Delta State on Saturday with a resolution to return to the oil city for its elective Congress of September 30. Read More →

First Bank gears up for African women club basketball

Basketball delight... Coach Aderemi and his players

  /   in Sports

First Bank Basketball club of Lagos head coach, Aderemi Adewunmi has defended the early commencement of his team’s preparat Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Movie producer tasks Nigerians in Diaspora on national development


  /   in Music

Roseline Sanni-Ajose, a movie producer, has called on Nigerians in the Diaspora to return home and bring their wealth of expe Read More →

The Spark Boss: Illrymz grants social media internship to youths


  /   in Entertainment

Illrymz, an aberration of ill rhymes—a slang for lyrical dexterity—was bestowed on Adebola, as he then was, at Kings Coll Read More →

What Dorobucci really means — Dr Sid

Dr. Sid

  /   in Entertainment

No doubts, Dr Sid, born Sidney Onoriode Esiri, is now one of the leading musicians ruling the Nigerian airwaves. A dentist tu Read More →

‘Native and Vogue’ ends today: Who wins Allure Style Awards?


  /   in Entertainment

As the curtain falls on the 2nd edition of Native and Vogue Port Harcourt International Fashion Week, tonight, the three day Read More →

Maheeda is bad news to gospel music – Sandra Ifudu

Sandra Ifudu

  /   in Entertainment 9:33 pm

She’s new on the scene but already looking like a good bet that may bring in good tidings. Sandra Ifudu, gospel and inspira Read More →

Beauty queens are not promiscuous— Nancy-Olive Aisagbonhi, Calabar Carnival Queen


  /   in Entertainment, Features

Everything works like Harry Potter’s spell when crowns rest on the heads of the likes of passionate, gorgeous and cheerful Read More →



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