Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses, has been left out as the three finalists for this year’s African Player of the Year have been announced. The final three are Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, with the winner set to be announced at a ceremony in Accra on 4th January, 2018. Recently crowned BBC Africa […]
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…Says scheme designed to train students in renewable energy By Chris Ochayi ABUJA: The Ministry of Works, Power and Housing, has explained that the N10 billion Energising Education Programme, EEP, was not a mere solar-powered streetlight project but a scheme designed to provide uninterrupted electricity supply to 37 Federal Universities and seven Teaching Hospitals acrossRead
In Nigeria, there is always a reason to be grateful to the Almighty. Naturally, most Nigerians are cheerful givers and often build relationships with gifts. Economic realities, individual modes and fortunes cannot hinder the tick of the clock. Have you noticed that the rains are still falling, though dry season shows in the air? Yes, […]
According to technology website Techradar, BlackBerry has confirmed it will shut down its official app store in 2019, which has highlighted the fact the phone platform still has a marketplace to download apps. It has been [...]
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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Monday revealed the causes of crisis in Nigeria. Abubakar spoke, in Sokoto, while crowning the state Commissioner of Finance, Alhaji Sa’idu Umar, as the new ‘Ubandoman’? Sokoto. The Sultan said the lack of education and proper orientation were key factors responsible for the countless number of […]
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Ekiti State Government has described as total falsehood, report that the State borrowed a total sum of N56 billion since Governor Ayodele Fayose assumed office and that a fresh N25 billion loan was applied for; saying that; “the only fresh loan taken by the government of Fayose was the N10 billion grant from the Excess […]
The Church of England has appointed its most senior female bishop, replacing former bishop of London Richard Chartres, who did not ordain female priests.
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The Chairman, Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Prof Robert Boroffice has disagreed with Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti over his suggestion that President Muhammadu Buhari, should retire from politics in 2019 having clocked 75. Fayose on Saturday congratulated Buhari and said it would be honourable for the president to step down now,saying he
The Federal Government has disclosed plans to provide uninterrupted power supply to 37 Federal Universities and seven University teaching hospitals through the Energizing Education Programme (EEP). The programme is aimed at rejuvenating the nation’s education [...]
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Majority Leader in the House of Representatives, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila has thrown his weight behind the decision of the National Economic Council, NEC to withdraw $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account, ECA, to fight [...]
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Turkish authorities issued detention warrants on Monday for 106 people believed to have worked as “matchmakers” for a network accused of orchestrating last year’s failed military coup, a spokesman for the Istanbul police said.
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Kaká, the former Milan and Real Madrid midfielder, announced on Sunday that he is retiring from football. The 35-year-old Brazilian took to Twitter to announce his retirement: “It was much more than I could ever imagined. Thank you!” he said. “I’m now ready for the next journey. In Jesus’ name. Amen.” We now take a […]
The Police on Monday arraigned two suspected motorcycle thieves, Wahab Moruf, 23, and Adedeji Abiodun, 28, at an Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court in Osun State. The accused are facing a four count-charge, including conspiracy, theft and malicious damage. The offences, he said contravened Sections 516, 390(9), 430(2) and 415 of the Criminal Code cap. 34 […]
By James Agberebi: Super Eagles and Chelsea star Victor Moses has been surprisingly left out of the final three-man shortlist for the CAF African Player of the Year award as Egypt’s Mohamed Salah, Senegal’s Sadio Mane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon made the final cut. The final shortlist, selected from an initial list of 30, […]
Davido and Magazine Publisher, Dele Momodu, has finally reconciled their 2-year old beef. Both parties were at loggerheads sometime in December 2015 following baby abduction drama between Davido and his baby mama, Sophia, niece of Dele Momodu. Their fight escalated after the media mogul prevented the OBO crooner from taking his child out of the […]
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Football legend, Henry Thiery, was on Sunday crowned ‘Igwe of football’ by an Igbo group in Nigeria. The Arsenal legend who is on a visit to Nigeria to meet winners of the ‘Be a Front Row Fan’ Guinness Made of Black programme was conferred with the title upon his arrival. Thiery wore an Igbo attire as he was […]
NINTH President General of apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, 65, a lawyer, economist, and former minister, was in Lagos, last Thursday, to address Ndigbo in the state on restructuring and why they must unite, end their differences and hold credible Ohanaeze election in the state.
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By CHIMA AKWAJA, Lagos – As Technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data Analytics continue to transform and disrupt the business world, the Managing Director of Vodacom Business Nigeria, Lanre Kolade, calls on Nigerian Businesses to adopt new technologies to drive productivity and efficiency to remain competitive. Speaking at the recently held Business […]
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The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has commenced public hearing into cases of hate speech and electoral violence which took place during and after the 2015 general elections. The Ag. Executive Secretary (ES) of the Commission, Mrs Oti Ovrawah while declaring the public hearing open in Jos plateau state, lamented that reports of violent
…As Pro-Buhari Rally Begin In Lagos A South-east based pro- Muhammadu Buhari’s organisation, Ndigbo for PMB 2019, has declared that the miraculous healing of the President and his attainment of 75th years have shown that “God has preserved him for a purpose to better Nigeria.” The group however, said it hope in God to use […]
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