Saturday November 22nd, 2014
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Arrest of Tambuwal: FG pouring petrol on naked fire – APC

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  /   in NASS Crisis, News 10:41 am

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned that the reported plan hatched by the Presidency to arrest House of Representa Read More →

NASS Siege: Police action makes Nigeria laughing stock internationally – NUPENG

Acting Police IG Sulaiman Abba

  /   in NASS Crisis

NIGERIA Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday in Lagos, berated the Nigerian police and other securit Read More →

NASS Siege: Aliyu apologises to Senate President over unruly behaviour

Gov. Aliyu

  /   in NASS Crisis 10:48 pm

overnor Muazu Babangida Aliyu of Niger state has apologised to the Senate President,Senator David Mark over the unruly behavi Read More →

PDP calls for full investigation of fracas in National Assembly

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  /   in NASS Crisis

The National Working Committee (NWC), of the PDP has called on the Inspector General of Police to investigate the circumstanc Read More →

NASS Crisis: Police acted professionally to forestall mayhem, says Ojukwu

Police attack at National Assembly: Lawmakers scaling gate of National Assembly as Police blocked National Assembly gate in Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan

  /   in NASS Crisis

The Nigeria Police on Friday insisted that it acted professionally to forestall mayhem on Thursday's commotion at the Nationa Read More →

NASS invasion: We are investigating – IGP

Malam-Suleimam-Abba

  /   in NASS Crisis

The Inspector General of police has said that the Police was investigating what happened at the national assembly and would s Read More →

Politics View All →

Tambuwal: Beyond Police Duties

Speaker Aminu Tambuwal (m) With others during an emergency plenary In Abuja on Thursday (20/11/14).

  /   in Politics 3:13 am

It was simply a showdown between the Nigeria police and the members of the House of Representatives at the National Assembly Read More →

Enugu 2015: Pendulum swinging to Ayogu Eze

•Senators Ayogu Eze and Ike Ekweremadu who is the deputy Senate President

  /   in Politics

Any political watcher of the political developments in Enugu State will understand that all is not well with the ruling party Read More →

DELTA 2015: Politics of gang-up

Top from left: Okowa, Gbagi, Orubebe, and Omo-Agege, Olejeme, Ochei, Obuh and Elumelu

  /   in Politics

By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South Does the end justify the means? IT was the Italian historian, politician and wri Read More →

Delta 2015: Ned Nwoko warns Delta North aspirants

Prince Ned Nwoko

  /   in Politics

The incumbent governor has enormous influence and structure to throw behind any candidate but the fact that he is leaning tow Read More →

EKITI: The predicted drama begins

Dr. Kayode Fayemi, former governor of Ekiti State and Ayo Fayose

  /   in Politics 9:51 pm

THE overwhelming loss of Governor Kayode Fayemi of APC at the June 22 Ekiti State Governorship election to PDP's Ayo Fayose, Read More →

Two brothers battle each other over one political slot

George Okonkwo jnr brother to Andy and Kenneth Okonkwo (a.k.a Andy)

  /   in Politics

As the 2015 general election approaches, tension now brews in Enugu North Senatorial Zone, Enugu State between two biologica Read More →

Sports View All →

Di Matteo’s Schalke hunt Wolves in Chelsea warm-up

(L-R) Members of the Chelsea squad, Portuguese mid-fielder Raul Meireles, team captain John Terry, Portuguese defender Jose Bosingwa, and Ivorian forward Salomon Kalou wave to fans as they ride during an open-top bus parade along Kings Road in west London on May 20, 2012. Chelsea's dramatic win over Bayern Munich on penalties last night has resulted in the first ever Champions League win for a London-based team. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 2:58 pm

Di Matteo has so far refused point blank to talk about Chelsea, who sacked him in November 2012 just six months after he had Read More →

Mourinho backs Costa to play key Chelsea role

Chelsea’s Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa (L) scores his third goal during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge in London on September 13, 2014.  AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

Jose Mourinho believes Diego Costa has recovered from his long-standing injury problems and is now ready to play a full part Read More →

Wenger expects Welbeck to prove van Gaal wrong

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  /   in Sports

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck has been playing with a point to prove as he prepares for his first reunion Read More →

Club owners summon emergency meeting

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  /   in Sports

The Association of Nigeria Premier League Club Chairmen and Managers (Club Owners) have summoned an Emergency meeting of the Read More →

President Jonathan’s hand in Eagles ouster —Kojo

President Goodluck Jonathan

  /   in Sports

Outspoken former head of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Anthony Koj-Williams has blamed President Goodluck Jonathan f Read More →

Fashola thrills talking football

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  /   in Sports

Governor Raji Fashola of Lagos State was TOYIN IBITOYE’S guest on Channels sports programme Thursday night. He spoke on Nig Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Tunisian wins Muslim beauty pageant, calls for free Palestine

Winner of the 2014 World Muslimah Awards Fatma Ben Guefrache (R) of Tunis reacts next to runner up Nazreen Ali (L) of India and Miss Muslimah 2013 Obabiyi Aishah Ajibola (C) during the grand final in Yogyakarta on November 22, 2014. An eclectic mix of women from around the world competed in the final of a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia on November 21, seen as a riposte to Western beauty contests. The women, who include a doctor and computer scientist, are set to parade in glittering dresses against the backdrop of world-renowned ancient temples for the final in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Showtime People

A Tunisian woman called for a free Palestine as she won a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia Friday, seen as a ripo Read More →

Nigerian artistes with good hits but yet to release an album

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  /   in Showtime People

By Kehinde Ajose In those days in the Nigerian music scene, you are not considered a bonafide musician until you have an albu Read More →

Why I left the mothers of my children —Oritsefemi

Oritsefemi

  /   in Showtime People

By BENJAMIN NJOKU He is best known for his remake of Fela Kuti’s “Double Wahala” song. Before he came out w Read More →

Aki excited as he bags award

aki

  /   in Home Video People

Nollywood actor, Chinedu Ikedieze (MFR) a.k.a Aki, emerged Best Actor at the 2014 edition of Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awar Read More →

Mary Uranta relaunches self with Husband Shopping

Mary-Uranta

  /   in Home Video People

Mary Uranta is surely on top of her game.The sexy actress who recently opened her production studio called the 50th Film Acad Read More →

Nike Oshinowo’s late night whispering

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  /   in Showtime People

Ex-beauty queen and fashion icon, Nike Oshinowo, who is known for her unrivalled style statement, has debuted with a talk sho Read More →

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