Almost immediately following the news of the first terrorist attacks that eventually killed 17 people across France, the global community united around a Twitter hashtag â€œJe suis Charlieâ€ and just days later foreign leaders linked arms with their French counterparts to lead a historic million-person strong rally.
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I have read the Quran over seven times, page by page. As I have been at pains to point out education is universal and every culture, religion, group contributes to its gigantic trough. Islam, the Arabs, shintos, Confucius have done their bit by contributing their wisdom into this pot. I do not claim to be an Islamic scholar and my piece was not about the doctrines of Islam.
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Behold the first female gynecologist that ever worked at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH!
Dr(Mrs)Adebola Okoisor who has since retirement in 1998 devoted her essence to caring for her grandchildren and mentoring the younger generation, turned 80 in May 2014. Her gaiety and demeanor however belly this milestone.
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FORMER Federal Commissioner for Information and South South leader, Chief Edwin Clark yesterday asked the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to expel the former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo from the party.
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The Lagos state Governor has stated that the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has always been his choice candidate all through the build up to the APC governorship primaries held over a month ago.
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By John |Egbokhan The continentâ€™s biggest show, the Nations Cup revs off in grand style today in Bata, with the defending champions, the Super Eagles absent and watching as spectators as Equatorial Guinea confront Congo in the opening match at the Estadio de bata. In its 3oth edition, this yearâ€™s AFCON has come with a
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P EOPLEâ€™S Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain in Delta State and member, Ogidigben Export Processing Zone, EPZ, Interface Committee, Warri South-West Local Government Area, Chief Thomas Ereyitomi, spoke to Saturday Vanguard in Warri on the lingering controversy between the Ijaw and Itsekiri ethnic groups on the
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Uneasy is the head that bears the crown. That is the challenge facing Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa as he steps out to wrestle with fate and destiny in the Delta States political terrain, where he is aspiring to occupy the Unity House at Okpanam Road, Asaba.
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WITH electioneering campaigns of the two leading political parties in Nigeria, All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Peoples Democratic Party,PDP, already in full swing expectation of issue- driven campaigns is widespread.
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It may have been long coming but itâ€™s a denouement now. I really hope so. It surfaced in traces publicly at the Lagos rally and acquired an unrestrained exuberance at the Enugu rally. The president is free from something. The fight was not expected to go the long haul , decisive knockdowns were to have been achieved leaving the ritual of an election a mere formality .
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A palpable excitement is rife among residents of Enugu State especially women following the choice of a female running mate for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Enugu state chapter.
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He plays a very daring role in movies, and if you are watching him on screen for the first time, you could think he is into cultism for real. But Ugezu .J .Ugezu is not a cultist. Rather, heâ€™s a celebrated actor, director, playwright and film maker. However, unknown to many, Ugezu is also a highlife singer whose career in music is taking the shine off his acting prowess. In this interview, Mr Surplus as heâ€™s fondly called in Nollywood talks about his music, his role in movies and why heâ€™s
By Clifford Ndujihe Hon. Oma Djebah, an International Journalist, former Commissioner for Information, Delta State (2007-2011) has served in various capacities in a career spanning over two decades. He was a member of Obasanjoâ€™s Presidential Committee on NEPAD in 2002; member of the Ministerial Committee on Reforms of the Nigerian Police in 1999 and member
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Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue state yesterday reacted to an allegation by the former Minister of State for Trade and Investment, Dr. Samuel Ortom, that he was shoved out of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, describing the statement as baseless and untrue.
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President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday said that there had not been any free and fair elections in the country since Nigeriaâ€™s independence in 1960, as what had been happening since then was that people have been â€œbuying and selling votes.â€
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The Rivers Police Command said it had received a report of an attack on the All Progressives Congress office at Ngor, Andoni Local Government Area, early on Friday.
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Taiwan's agricultural officials on Friday said Avian Influenza Virus H5N3 has been detected for the first time in Taiwan, a report said.
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The Golden Eaglets have arrived in Kaduna ahead of a friendly match with Sokoto United at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium on Saturday instead of an earlier scheduled international match.
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THE Special Adviser to the President Goodluck Jonathan on Niger Delta Affairs and Chairman of Amnesty Programmee Kingsley Kuku weekend said there is no vacancy in Aso Rock.
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