Wednesday October 1st, 2014
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Nigeria @ 54: Many broken dreams

Artists representing Nigeria perform during the opening ceremony of the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013, held before the Group A football match between Brazil and Japan, at the National Stadium in Brasilia on June 15, 2013.  AFP PHOTO /

  /   in Politics 12:33 am

BABS approaches every October 1 with trepidation. The day means many things to him and brings back a lot of mixed memories Read More →

The legislature has steered our democracy — Ndoma-Egba, Senate leader

*Ndoma Egba

  /   in Politics

SEnator Victor Ndoma-Egba, SAN, is the Senate Leader and represents Cross River Central Senatorial District. In this intervie Read More →

Remi Tinubu: Message of hope

Oluremi Tinubu

  /   in Politics

She is remarkably one of a few born in that period that can today still give the message of hope in the midst of failing aspi Read More →

ISIS threat spreads beyond the Middle East


  /   in Politics 7:51 pm

IF the Islamists jihad groups thought that the world will stand by and watch them enthrone a culture of barbarism and their v Read More →

Lagos 2015: PDP’s desperate moves

Jimi Agbaje

  /   in Politics

For the fourth time, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP is squaring up to upturn its second place position in the politics of Read More →

Oyo 2015: Real progressives ‘re ashamed of APC – Owolabi

Babalola Owolabi

  /   in Politics

My experience at the level of the state and at the grassroots level, has persuaded our people convincingly to start to bring Read More →

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N/A canvasses private companies conversion, listing bill


  /   in Business 12:52 am

The National Assembly, N/A has intensified plans to hold a public hearing on the proposed private companies conversion and li Read More →

EU-Nigeria bilateral trade volume to grow to N17trn by 2015


  /   in Business

The Head of EU Delegation to Nigeria, Amb. Michel Arrion, has said that the EU-Nigeria bilateral trade volume is set to grow Read More →

Oteh re-elected AMERC chair

Ms Arunma Oteh, DG, SEC

  /   in Business 12:36 pm

Director General, Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Arunma Oteh has been unanimously returned un-opposed as chairperso Read More →

Nigeria loses N78bn to crude, petroleum products theft

*Oil Vandals

  /   in Energy

Nigeria lost N77.87 billion worth of crude oil and other petroleum products in 2013, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporat Read More →

DPR to sanction marketers for adulteration, under-dispensing


  /   in Energy

The Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, the regulator of the nation’s petroleum industry, said it will sanction petrole Read More →

First Bank to fund Kaztec’s $1.3bn Addax contract

rom left: Group Head Energy, First Bank Plc, Mr. Olalekan Adelekan; Chief Finance Officer, Chrome Group, Mr. Nixon Alanza; Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, First Bank,  Mr. Olabisi Onasanya; and Project Manager Kaztec Engineering Ltd, a subsidiary of Chrome Group, Mr. Kingsley Nnodu,  when the First Bank team visited Chrome’s Fabrication Yard at the Snake Island, in Lagos.

  /   in Energy

First Bank Plc has expressed willingness to support the funding of a $1.3billion fabrication contract by Kaztec Engineering, Read More →

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UCL: Atletico, Arsenal look to bounce back after opening defeats


  /   in Sports 6:23 pm

Last season's beaten finalists Atletico Madrid host Serie A leaders Juventus in a high octane Group A battle in the Spanish c Read More →

Nigerian sports at 54

Nigeria's national football team players hold the trophy as they celebrate winning the 2013 African Cup of Nations final against Burkina Faso on February 10, 2013 at Soccer City stadium in Johannesburg.     AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

YESTERDAY Monday, 29th September 2014 was another day of pomp and pageantry at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, as Read More →

Maigari wishes Nigerian Football well

NFF boss, Aminu Maigari

  /   in Sports

Immediate past president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Aminu Maigari yesterday said he will continue to wi Read More →

Giwa denounces Amaju’s board


  /   in Sports

Chairman of Giwa FC, Christopher Giwa has denounced the yesterday’s elections of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in Read More →

NFF election: Green, Kwande, Ajayi win

Christopher Green

  /   in Sports

In the other cadre of the election, chairman of the technical committee of the immediate past board Barr. Christopher Green p Read More →

I’ll never congratulate Pinnick – Iorfa


  /   in Sports

DominicIorfa stormed out of the Golden Tulip Hotel, venue of the Elective Congress of the NFF the moment he saw the handwriti Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Davido, Wizkid take rivalry to Headies

Davido and Wizkid

  /   in Music

Davido and Wizkid have been going at each other for months now over the social media. Now it seems the duo have a real change Read More →

Stop denying your wife, Adokiye tells Kcee


  /   in Music 11:11 am

Seductively beautiful singer, Adokiye Kyrian who has just released the video of her single ‘Back Up’ never steered too fa Read More →

I’m happy Guinness identified with me – Eva Alordiah

Eva Alordiah

  /   in Music 11:02 pm

Forget her tom-boy attitude. Fast-rising rapper Eva Alordiah who recently signed an endorsement deal with Guinness Nigeria P Read More →

Phyno shows romantic side on social media


  /   in Music

It seems Azubuike Chibuzor Nelson known as Phyno in the Nigerian music terrain is a loverboy at heart even though he tries Read More →

October 1 film gulped $2 million — Kunle Afolayan


  /   in Entertainment

What if a man leaves the comfort of a bank job to face an uncertain future as a film maker and not long after wins the Oscar? Read More →

Nollywood to release film “October 1” for Nigeria’s anniversary


  /   in Home Video People

The Nigerian film industry, ‘Nollywood’, on Monday said it would release ``a must watch film”, titled titled ``October Read More →


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