Friday May 29th, 2015
Friday May 29th, 2015

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There are challenges in Delta, but I’ll be focused – Okowa

Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa

  /   in News, Politics, Special Report 2:00 am

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State was until today the senator representing Delta North Senatorial District and was electe Read More →

Transition May 29: High cost of blood, tears and more


  /   in News, Politics

IT is the ninth peaceful transfer of power and perhaps the most intriguing in Nigeria’s 55 year history as an independent n Read More →

A feminine flair in Ondo

Ms Jumoke Akindele: Outgoing Ondo Speaker

  /   in Politics

FROM all indications, the present Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly Rt. Hon. Jumoke Akindele who is the first femal Read More →

I’ll focus Jigawa’s economic revival through agric devt – Badaru

•Alhaji Muhammadu Badaru  Abubakar, Jigawa State Governor

  /   in News, Politics, Special Report

As a successful international business man, with diverse background, Alhaji Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar, is the Jigawa State go Read More →

Osun: Continuing the 2011 battle

Najeem Folasayo Salaam.

  /   in News, Politics

With a few days to the end of the current session of the Osun House of Assembly, the battle for the position of speaker is ge Read More →

Permutation for Oyo Speaker

Monsurat Sunmonu

  /   in News, Politics

As the struggle for the position of speakership in the Oyo State House of Assembly intensifies, the ruling All Progressives C Read More →

Business View All →

Nigeria to save N86bn annually from agrochemical importation


  /   in Business, News

The establishment of Candel Agrochemical Manufacturing Plant will save the country about N86.4 billion annually which was usu Read More →

Stakeholders call for review of NRC’s tax reform act


  /   in Business, News

Stakeholders have called for the review of the Non-Resident Companies, (NRCs) with a view to having more time to prepare thei Read More →

The real dangers of EPA to ECOWAS — Ukaoha

Ken-UKAOHA, NANTS President

  /   in Business, News

“The real dangers of the EPA, if implemented in its current form, are legion and cut across all facets of the economic life Read More →

O3 Capital, Game Stores boost cashless policy via credit card

The Central Bank of Nigeria head office  in Abuja.

  /   in Business, News

As part of their support for the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN’s Cashless initiative, O3 Capital Nigeria Limited and Game St Read More →

Skye Bank to raise N30bn Tier 1 capital in third quarter

Durosinmi-Etti, GMD, Skye Bank

  /   in Business, News

Skye Bank Plc has concluded plan to raise additional tier one capital of N30 billion during the third quarter of 2015 to boos Read More →

I’m highly honoured—Adesina, new AfDB President

Agric Minister, Akinwumi-Adesina

  /   in Business

Nigeria’s outgoing Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina was yesterday elected as the new President of the African Read More →

Sports View All →

Nigeria, Brazil are top picks

Flying Eagles

  /   in Sports

Nigeria will be making their 11th appearance at this tournament and have serious pedigree - beaten finalists in 1989 and 2005 Read More →

New Zealand 2015: Nigeria in FIFA records


  /   in Sports

FIFA released a set of numbers ahead of the New Zealand 2015 U-20 World Cup yesterday, with Nigeria featuring prominently. Read More →

Brazil ’ll meet a different Nigeria – Iheanacho

Kelechi Iheanacho

  /   in Sports

Flying Eagles forward, Kelechi Iheanacho has vowed to ensure Brazil is taken care of in their opening match in the 2015 FIFA Read More →

StarTimes plans exciting FIFA U-20 W/Cup coverage

CONTEST . . .  Flying Eagles’ midfielder Ovbokha Agboyi (L) vies for the ball with Urugay’s Sebastian Cristoforo (R) during their round 16 stage match at the FIFA Under 20 World Cup in Istanbul last night. Photo:  AFP

  /   in Sports 9:21 pm

StarTimes is set to thrill Nigerian football fans with new sport channels and exclusive live sporting action on its digital T Read More →

Okon names W/C squad


  /   in News, Sports

Coach Edwin Okon has released his list of 23 players for the 7th FIFA Women’s World Cup finals starting in Canada next week Read More →

2017 Afcon qualifier: Keshi sets June 3 deadline for foreign pros


  /   in News, Sports

Super Eagles Coach Stephen Keshi has set a June 3 deadline for all invited players to report to camp ahead of next month’s Read More →

Entertainment View All →

For a man to tame me, he needs to be confident — Ms Jaie


  /   in Entertainment, News 3:17 am

By Kehinde Ajose Janine Ayorinde Temitope Dada whose stage name is Ms Jaie, is a rising RnB artiste. She relocated back to th Read More →

‘The industry is bigger than any artiste’

D prince

  /   in Entertainment, News

Don jazzy’s kid brother and Mavin act, D’Prince popular for his hit song “Take Banana” in a recent chat with # Tren Read More →

Sex is not love, declares Thelma Omone O’khaz


  /   in Entertainment, News

Nollywood actress-turned-singer, Thelma Omone O’khaz is not new to controversy.In the recent past, the actress has stirred Read More →

For the love of who?


  /   in Entertainment, News

Since her five-year old marriage to her ex-hubby, Phillip Ehiagwina crashed last year, Ini Edo has been bubbling with life. T Read More →

Birthday girl, Precious Chikwendu!


  /   in Entertainment, News

Beauty queen cum actress, Precious Chikwendu first stole the hearts of countless fans after she emerged Miss United Nations I Read More →

Who wins Goldberg Fuji T’o Bam?

Goldberg Fuji T’o Bam

  /   in Entertainment, News

After electrifying performances by the contestants at the semi-final stage of Nigeria’ number one Fuji talent hunt, Goldber Read More →



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