As the confusion caused by the judgement of a Jos high court on the legal tussle between the Amaju Pinnick-led board of the Nigeria Football Federation and the Chris Giwa-led group continues, the case may assume a new dimension as an extra-ordinary congress has been fixed for today in Abuja by the FIFA-backed Pinnick board.
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ABUJA â€”The Federal Government has expressed its readiness to receive Nigerians who are serving various jail terms in the United Kingdom, UK, prisons.
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ITâ€™S nearly half a century since the Nigerian Civil War ended, but it wonâ€™t be exaggerating to say that Nigerians have since lived their lives in the trenches and under the enervating threat of yet another outbreak of civil hostilities.
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Banking and Finance Management expert, National Patron, the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, South-South and General Overseer, Christian Central Chapel International, Bishop Emmah Gospel Isong, in this interview slams the APC-led Federal Government over the controversy trailing the 2016 budget. He also criticised the Federal Government for abandoning the Calabar-Itu Road for decades leading to avoidable deaths on the road that links Akwa-Ibom and Cross Rivers states to the rest of the country.
THE former Secretary of then House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee on Fuel Subsidy probe, Mr. Boniface Emenalo, gave reasons he accepted $100,000 from oil mogul, Mr. Femi Otedola, in 2012, as part of $3 million bribe money allegedly promised the Chairman of the committee, Farouk Lawan.
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THE Senate has begun moves to amend the Code of Conduct Act, with the objective of removing the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, from the office of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, and the Presidency.
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Following doubts expressed by some Nigerians yesterday over the warning letter from FIFA that the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF may be suspended if the Jos Court order â€˜sackingâ€™ the Amaju Pinnick-led Board was implemented, Vanguard Sports wrote a letter to FIFA asking it to confirm the veracity or otherwise of the email from its Zurich, Switzerland headquarters.
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Chris Giwa, chairman of NPFL side Giwa FC has called the bluff of the Youth and Sports Minister, Barrister Solomon Dalung, by insisting that he would forcefully take over the secretariat of the Nigeria Football Federation today.
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The maiden Enugu State Investment Summit commenced yesterday, with a charge from the Chairman, Heir Holdings, Mr. Tony Elumelu, on governments of the South-East geopolitical zone to forge a partnership that will drive the regional economy.
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Nigeria have qualified for the 2016 African Womenâ€™s Cup of Nations after defeating Senegal 2-0 at the National Stadium, Abuja on yesterday evening
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Finishing your studies or looking for a new job? ALCATEL recommends some job search apps that will kick your career into top gear.
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Celebrities appear to be getting famous on social media by the day. Call them social media celebs and you wouldnâ€™t be wrong, this new class of stars are raking in both money and fame by just sharing stuff on our social media handle. But being social a media celeb is it all fun and games?
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Manchester City reached the Champions League semi-finals for the first time after Kevin De Bruyne's fine 76th-minute goal earned them a 1-0 win over Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday.
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Real Madrid and Manchester City are through to the semi-finals of the Champions League after winning their respective quarter-final second legs on Tuesday.
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In absentia, supporters of former Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, a.k.a Tompolo celebrated his 45th birthday anniversary Warri, Delta Stateâ€¦see photos
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President Muhammadu Buhari left Abuja on Sunday for a working visit to China aimed at securing greater support from Beijing for the development of Nigeriaâ€™s infrastructure, especially in the power, roads, railways, aviation, water supply and housing sectors.
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The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has confirmed Silver badged Samuel Kamuhia and Saidu Musa the bronze badged Nigerian for the Tombim and Dayak Open Tournaments. The duo will be assisted by several Nigerian umpires.
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The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has called on the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi not to heed the call by the National Assembly to apologize or resign, following the brickbats between the legislative arm and the executive, over the removal of the Calabarâ€“Lagos rail project from the final 2016 budget.
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Enyimba of Aba striker Mfon Udoh has expressed his desire to help his team win the 2016 CAF Champions League with his goals after he fired a sensational hat trick against Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia in the second round, first leg cracker played at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port Harcourt on Sunday.
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