Friday January 30th, 2015
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Agbaje vows not to tamper with LG allocations if elected

*Agbaje

  /   in Elections 2015 3:21 pm

GOVERNORSHIP candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos, Mr Jimi Agbaje has pledged that his administration wou Read More →

Jonathan has given Ndigbo new life —Umeh

Victor Umeh

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

Chief Victor Umeh is National Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA and currently, the candidate of the party for Read More →

Certificate saga can’t stop Buhari’s ambition — Solomon

Buhari certificate

  /   in Elections 2015

As controversy continues to surround the certificates and qualification of the All Progressives Congress’ standard-bearer, Read More →

Kill PDP before it kills all of us, Buhari charges Nigerians

Buhari-declares

  /   in Elections 2015

PRESIDENTIAL candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari (ret), in Benin City, yesterday, charg Read More →

Anambra: Why aggrieved PDP aspirants must sheathe sword — Annie Okonkwo

Sen. Annie Okonkwo

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

‘I FEEL very bad whenever I see my people suffering. So, I am ready to stake all that I can boast of to enable the people o Read More →

Rivers election: Drums of war

Wike and Amaechi

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics 2:20 am

The three major political parties in Rivers State are recently signed a peace accord to reject violence in the course of the Read More →

Politics View All →

Jonathan has given Ndigbo new life —Umeh

Victor Umeh

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics 9:09 am

Chief Victor Umeh is National Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA and currently, the candidate of the party for Read More →

C-River: Ayade thrills Ogoja nation with message of hope

Ayade

  /   in Politics

THE harmonious ambience under which the recent flag-off of the Peoples Democratic, PDP, governorship campaign in Cross River Read More →

Anambra: Why aggrieved PDP aspirants must sheathe sword — Annie Okonkwo

Sen. Annie Okonkwo

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

‘I FEEL very bad whenever I see my people suffering. So, I am ready to stake all that I can boast of to enable the people o Read More →

The task of dislodging Amosun from Oke-Mosan

cartoon-amosun

  /   in Politics

Without prejudice, the battle for the most coveted Oke-Mosan governorship seat in Ogun State is among five political parties Read More →

Ritualists on the prowl in Ondo as election draws near

The suspected ritualists paraded with human skull by the Ondo State Police Command.

  /   in News, Politics 8:34 pm

Ahead of the February general elections, ritualists are said to be on the prowl in Ondo State. The gruesome murder of two t Read More →

Rivers election: Drums of war

Wike and Amaechi

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

The three major political parties in Rivers State are recently signed a peace accord to reject violence in the course of the Read More →

Sports View All →

Figo obtains necessary backing to challenge Blatter for FIFA job

FIFA

  /   in News, Sports 3:36 pm

Former Portugal international Luis Figo confirmed on Friday he has obtained the backing letters of six national football asso Read More →

Nigeria stands a chance of excelling at Rio Olympics, says Alli

  /   in Sports

Yusuf Alli, a former Commonwealth long jump champion, on Friday said that Nigeria stood a chance of excelling at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games if the needful steps were taken. Read More →

Afcon 2015: Cost of Eagles absence huge – Onigbinde

BRAZIL, Curitiba : (From top L) Nigeria's team midfielder John Obi Mikel, forward Emmanuel Emenike, defender Kenneth Omeruo, defender Godfrey Oboabona and defender Efe Ambrose (from bottom L) forward Victor Moses, goalkeeper and captain Vincent Enyeama, forward Ahmed Musa, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi, midfielder Ramon Azeez and defender Juwon Oshaniwa pose during a Group F football match between Iran and Nigeria at the Baixada Arena in Curitiba at the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 11:21 pm

As Nigeria reels from not being part of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Equatorial Guinea, a competition they wo Read More →

Yobo, Kanu lead Jonathan campaign in Rivers

Jonathan in Port Harcourt

  /   in Sports

Football stars Joseph Yobo and Nwankwo Kanu were among the sportmen that supported the campaign of President Goodluck Jonatha Read More →

Nigeria wins gold at Africa Senior Table Tennis championship

EXHAUSTION ••• Absence of medical personnel at the Amiesimaka's Stadium as athlete offer assistance to themselves.

  /   in Sports

Nigeria won its first gold medal in the men’s double event of the Africa Senior Table Tennis Championship. The duo of Aruna Read More →

NOC strategises for All African Games, 2016 Olympics

youth-game

  /   in Sports

The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has disclosed that plans were under way to ensure the country excels at the 2015 All Afr Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Shakira gives birth to second child in Barcelona

  /   in Music 3:35 pm

Colombian pop star Shakira has given birth in Barcelona to her second child, a boy, Spanish media said on Friday. Read More →

Don Jazzy, Olamide join APC’s Lagos rally

DOnJajjy2

  /   in Showtime People

Nigeria’s foremost producer, Don Jazzy and rap king, Olamide were spotted in this photograph giving their support to the Al Read More →

Gospel artistes that made 2014 memorable

  /   in Entertainment

Although, they are not celebrated as their counterparts in the hip hop world, Nigerian gospel artistes are leaving no stone unturned in their bid to raise the bar. Weekend Groove takes a critical look at some of the gospel artistes that made 2014 very memorable. Read More →

Tayo Faniran, Toke Makinwa unveiled as Payporte ambassadors

  /   in Entertainment

A model and Big Brother Africa season 9 housemate, Tayo Faniran and On-Air-Personality and a TV host, Toke Makinwa have started the year on a good note as they were recently unveiled to the public as the brand ambassadors of Payporte Global Systems Limited, an online shopping and retail brand. Read More →

What pushed me into music – Oscar

  /   in Entertainment 10:45 pm

The new kid on the block, Odiboh Edoise Oscar, a.k.a Oscar has proved beyond doubt that he has what it takes to rule the Nigerian music scene. Read More →

I love the crazy way Iyanya twists his waist – Lola Rae

  /   in Entertainment

British-Nigerian singer cum songwriter, Funmilola Rachel Garton, known by the stage name, Lola Rae introduced herself into the Nigerian entertainment scene last year with the release of her debut single ‘Fimile’ featuring kukere master Iyanya. After the success of that single, she is back again with another banging single “You Know What My Name Is”. In this chat with Weekend Groove the returnee diva with Nigerian, Ghanaian and British blood talks about her music, her new management deal with Twenty 20 Media and her acquaintance with Iyanya: Read More →

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