On a rather shocking note for the people of Bauchi State, late evening last Wednesday, the State’s Deputy Governor, Engineer Nuhu Gidado announced his decision to resign voluntarily due reasons that were personal. Engineer Gidado was elected together with his former boss, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar during the 2015 general election under the auspices of All […]
The Police Command in Ebonyi said it arrested 16 persons including a Lebanese over alleged breakdown of law and order in the state. The Police spokesperson in the state, Mrs Lovett Odah made the disclosure to newsmen in Abakaliki yesterday shortly after a protest by people of Akpoha community in Afikpo North Local Government Area […]
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Captain Mikel Obi has expressed his sheer delight at teaming up with Super Eagles squad in their 2018 FIFA World Cup preparations camp in Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
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The joint venture of Toyin Abraham and Samuel Olatunji in the production of ‘The Ghost and the Tout’ movie, appears to be paying off as the movie, which debuts in the cinemas on May 11, has now made over 30 million in its one week of release, an incredible feat considering stiff competition from Avengers […]
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Many visitors have dismissed the stereotypical believe that Northern Nigeria is riddled with violence and terrorism alone. Indeed, such single story ideas are far from the truth, as northern Nigeria, in its entirety, has a lot to offer in terms of culture, festivals, tourism, rich history and beautiful sites. From beautiful palaces, to the rich […]
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After months of maintaining pin-drop silence, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, returned the battle to former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s doorsteps when he challenged him to account for the $16 billion expended on power during his administration. As the power play betweenthe duo unfolds, JONATHAN NDA- ISAIAH delves into the intrigues. “I don’t care what your opinion […]
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… seeks immediate compensation for songs recorded with them For many who don’t know Nigerian iconic Reggae star, Ben Priest, he has been a leading voice with the late South African reggae musician and messenger, Lucky Dube for years before his demise after he was killed by his own people on the street like a […]
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The Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, has said the outburst by the All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government that it would have dragged in Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, but for his constitutional immunity, confirmed fears that government wants to silence the opposition. The party added that it won’t leave anything to chance over the threat. […]
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Both the immediate past deputy governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Mukhtar Shehu Shagari and four others facing trial for alleged fraud at a Federal High Court sitting in Sokoto on Thursday were granted bail in the tune of N25 million each. They were first arraigned on Tuesday on a five count charge bordering on fraud […]
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The Hilary Eke-led Imo state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, executive has been forced out of the party secretariat by forces loyal to Governor Rochas Okorocha.
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-pix Gov Okowa Contractor handling work on the Asaba city Stadium has been ordered to work night and day to fully execute the project by the end of next month . Governor Ifeanyi OKOWA who handed down this order during the inspection of the facility in Asaba said he would not accept any leftovers on […]
The Presidency has said some people have made it a pastime to talk as if there is no silver lining in the sky as far as the Nigerian economy is concerned. According to a statement by the special adviser media to the president, Femi Adesina, critics carry on as if it is doom and gloom […]
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Nominees for the 2018 edition of the BET Awards were announced on Tuesday, 15th May, with Universal Music Group (UMG) artistes dominating the Best International Act category. Universal Music Africa has one nomination with South [...]
Every year, tertiary (especially university) admission and matriculation process in Nigeria is steeped in confusion, controversies and anxiety. TUNBOSUN OGUNDARE, in this report, examines the interplay of factors and the possible solutions. Peters (surname withheld) [...]
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Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho disclosed that Lionel Messi remains his idol, but he is hoping that the Super Eagles will beat Argentina to get 'something' out of a difficult group D parring at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
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Super Eagles spokesman Toyin Ibitoye has said that injured Wilfred Ndidi is recovering fast ahead of schedule and he will soon join the squad’s full training in Uyo. Ibitoye said Ndidi is recovering from a hamstring injury and has been training on his own in Uyo since the World Cup camp opened officially on Tuesday. […]
According to a recent study by Microsoft, humans have a shorter attention span than a goldfish. A goldfish has an attention span of 9 minutes; humans now have 8 which is a drop from the [...]
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Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the biggest challenge of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), appears not to be the opposition parties smarting for an alliance against it, but the internal dissension within its [...]
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Ethiopian Airlines has been recognised by TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award as the airline with the Best Business Class in Africa and Indian Ocean, based on reviews and ratings gathered from travellers worldwide over a 12-month [...]
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