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Nigeria needs Atiku to make life more meaningful – Tinubu News   Buzz: 10731
Trump’s Victory: Obama got what he did to Jonathan, says Fayose News   Buzz: 10603
Web4Africa launches services at Rack Centre’s data centre Business   Buzz: 8912
Anti-corruption crackdown: DSS recovers over N360m in 3 judges’ homes News   Buzz: 8845
We’ve paid some Fulani to stop killings in Southern Kaduna – El-Rufai News   Buzz: 8827
PDP will work with U S President-Elect Trump – Ekweremadu Politics   Buzz: 7099
Two Supreme court judges, 5 others arrested over alleged corruption News   Buzz: 6808
Any policeman checking vehicle particulars is on illegal duty – AIG News   Buzz: 6647
I crashed ‘flying’ from Benin to UK, says man found in Sapele river News   Buzz: 6567
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Buhari writes Senate, to go on medical vacation for 10 days

19 /January 2017

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Buhari writes Senate, to go on medical vacation for 10 days
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday wrote the Senate that the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo will act on his behalf as President for the 10 days that he would be on medical vacation. The post Buhari writes Senate, to go on medical vacation for 10 days appeared first on Vanguard... Learn more
Delta women shut down East-West Road over rape by herdsmen

19 /January 2017

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Delta women shut down East-West Road over rape by herdsmen
UGHELLI—WOMEN of Orhorho community, Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, protesting incessant rape and attack by herdsmen, barricaded the East-West Road, yesterday morning, preventing vehicles from the Warri and Port Harcourt ends from passing through. The post Delta women shut down East-West Road over rape by herdsmen appeared first on Vanguard... Learn more
Man threatens  to kill Trump at inauguration

19 /January 2017

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Man threatens to kill Trump at inauguration
New York – A man in Florida has been accused of posting online that he would kill U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at his inauguration on Friday. “This is Jan.16, 2017. I was requested to type this in and post it. “Yes, I will be at the review stand, the inauguration and I’m going to killRead More The post Man threatens to kill Trump at inauguration appeared first on Vanguard... Learn more

Business

Access Bank appoints new Executive Director

19 /January 2017

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Access Bank appoints new Executive Director
Access Bank has announced Dr. Gregory Ovie Jobome as new Executive Director, Risk Management Division. The Bank in a statement filed with the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Wednesday, noted that his new appointment is succeeding his position as a General Manager and Chief Risk Officer of the Bank, and that his appointment has been approved […] The post Access Bank appoints new Executive Director appeared first on Daily Times Nigerian... Learn more
NNPC denies increasing petrol pump price

19 /January 2017

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NNPC denies increasing petrol pump price
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Wednesday admonished Nigerians not to engage ‎in panic buying of petrol as there was no plan to increase its price. ‎ In a statement released in Abuja by the Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, the Corporation further assured motorists that there was enough supply […] The post NNPC denies increasing petrol pump price appeared first on Punch... Learn more
Nigeria to improve ties with Germany

19 /January 2017

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Nigeria to improve ties with Germany
Nigeria together with some African countries would seek to improve trade and investment ties with German at Germany-Africa Business Forum slated to hold at Frankfurt on March 23. A statement on the Germany-Africa Business Forum on Thursday said that the Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Okechuckwu Enelamah, would be attending the forum. “There […] The post Nigeria to improve ties with Germany appeared first on Punch... Learn more
OPEC oil output to drop in January – IEA

19 /January 2017

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OPEC oil output to drop in January – IEA
Steeper cuts in OPEC oil production are likely this month as producers increasingly implement a recent landmark deal aimed at stabilising oil prices, the IEA said Thursday. “Initial indications are that a steeper (month-on-month) decline may be on the way in January,” said the International Energy Agency, which analyses energy markets for major oil consuming […] The post OPEC oil output to drop in January – IEA appeared first on Punch... Learn more

Politics

Pro-Biafrans announce Trump solidarity rally

18 /January 2017

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Pro-Biafrans announce Trump solidarity rally
A pro-Biafra group on Wednesday announced its intention to hold a rally in Nigeria in support of Donald Trump on his inauguration day as US president. The post Pro-Biafrans announce Trump solidarity rally appeared first on Vanguard... Learn more
Defection: I am going nowhere, says Ekweremadu

18 /January 2017

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Defection: I am going nowhere, says Ekweremadu
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has dismissed insinuations that he could be on his way out of the Peoples Democratic Party into the All Progressives Congress to retain his seat. The Special Assistant to the Deputy President of the Senate on Political Affairs, Mr. Okey Ozoani, in a […] The post Defection: I am going nowhere, says Ekweremadu appeared first on Punch... Learn more
Gambia’s Jammeh clings on as tourists flee

18 /January 2017

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Gambia’s Jammeh clings on as tourists flee
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh looked determined to cling to power on Wednesday as his mandate came to an end, while tourists packed onto planes in an exodus sparked by the country’s state of emergency. Jammeh said Tuesday the emergency measure was necessary due to interference of foreign powers in the country’s December 1 election, which […] The post Gambia’s Jammeh clings on as tourists flee appeared first on Punch... Learn more

Sports

Onyango banking on experience

19 /January 2017

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Onyango banking on experience
The shot-stopper played an integral role for the Brazilians last season as they clinched the 2015/16 Absa Premiership title, before going on to lift the CAF Champions League crown late last year. Onyango has since turned his attentions to the international stage, where Uganda are currently battling it out in AFCON Group D, although they already stumbled at the first hurdle in Gabon after losing 1-0 to Ghana in their opener on Tuesday. The keeper, though, remains confident in both his abilities and of those possessed by his Uganda Cranes team-mates. He said via a post from Sundowns on... Learn more
Highlands snap up Nhlapo, Sekola

19 /January 2017

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Highlands snap up Nhlapo, Sekola
As earlier revealed by KickOff.com, the Lions of the North have sealed a deal with Sekola, who will join the Gauteng-based club at the end of the season from Free State Stars. The 27-year-old has managed just a single goal so far this season, which came during their 3-1 Telkom Knockout thrashing of Bidvest Wits back in October last year. Coach Gordon Igesund has also landed the services of wing-back Nhlapo, who will join the club immediately on loan from the Clever Boys. The former Jomo Cosmos defender has been reduced to just one start and two substitute appearances under Gavin Hunt... Learn more
Memphis closes in on United exit

19 /January 2017

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Memphis closes in on United exit
Memphis has arrived in France to put the finishing touches to his United exit, with the Dutch winger due to undergo a medical on Thursday. The 22-year-old hasn’t featured for United’s first team since November after making just eight appearances under Jose Mourinho. The deal includes several add-on payments, depending on Lyon’s Champions League qualification, plus a buy-back option if United choose to re-sign Memphis. But if Memphis proves to be a success for Lyon, then United could recoup the majority of the £25m they spent to bring the Holland international from PSV... Learn more
Mahlambi called up for AFCON duty

19 /January 2017

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Mahlambi called up for AFCON duty
Senong has included Bidvest Wits attacker Phakamani Mahlambi, who has just returned from a nine-month injury lay-off, as well as other rising stars Luther Singh, Liam Jordan, Khanyiso Mayo and Itumeleng Shopane. The players will report for a two-week training camp on Thursday, January 26, when they will begin their preparations for their tournament opener on February 27. Senong says the emphasis on the early camp will be to work on their fitness, which he hopes will set the tone for the whole of 2017.  “This is going to be an intensive camp, as it is our first phase of preparations... Learn more

Technology

Kaduna to spend N2.55bn on drones

21 /October 2016

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Kaduna to spend N2.55bn on drones
The Kaduna State Government has earmarked over N2.6 billion to procure CCTV cameras and drones, to provide adequate security cover in the state in 2017. More than N1.5 billion of the amount was earmarked for the procurement and installation of CCTV cameras in strategic areas of the state, to reduce... Learn more
Google search dominated by Nigeria’s victory against Zambia

13 /October 2016

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Google search dominated by Nigeria’s victory against Zambia
Nigeria’s 2-1 victory against Zambia in a World Cup Qualifier dominated Google’s search engine from Oct. 5 to Oct. 12, an official said on Thursday. Mr. Taiwo Kola-Ogunlade, Google’s Communications and Public Affairs Manager, Anglophone West Africa, made the disclosure in a statement in... Learn more
Google Pixel smartphones to launch on October 4

20 /September 2016

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Google Pixel smartphones to launch on October 4
Google late Monday sent out invitations to an October 4 event, hinting that the Internet titan will show off a new smartphone powered by its Android mobile software. Emailed invitations revealed only the time and place for the gathering in San Francisco, the message topped by blue, red, yellow, and green dots of... Learn more

Health

Donate placenta for biomedical research, Expert to pregnant women

16 /January 2017

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Donate placenta for biomedical research, Expert to pregnant women
Dr Abudu Kunle of the Department of Histopathology, University of Uyo, Akwa-Ibom, has urged pregnant women to donate their placenta for biomedical research. Kunle made the call in a paper titled: “Pregnant Women Perception of Placenta Donation for Biomedical Research — Experience at a Nigerian Tertiary Healthcare... Learn more
VVF centre cures 175 patients in Kebbi

16 /January 2017

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VVF centre cures 175 patients in Kebbi
The Kebbi Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) center cured 175 patients in 2016, Dr. Abubakar Dakingari, the Medical Director of the centre said. Dakingari told on Monday in Birnin Kebbi said that the treatment was 90 percent successful and that most patients were affected following prolonged... Learn more

Entertainment

BoomPlayer: With 1M download, subscriber to enjoy more music streaming

19 /January 2017

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BoomPlayer: With 1M download, subscriber to enjoy more music streaming
As the entertainment industry grows globally, Africa’s fastest growing music download and streaming platform, Boom Player, which launched on Google Play Store in April 2016 has reached over 1m installs This development rightly places Boom Player as the leader of the pack while giving a wide gap to its competing platforms across Africa. According to […] The post BoomPlayer: With 1M download, subscriber to enjoy more music streaming appeared first on Daily Times Nigerian... Learn more
Rosaline Meurer denies breaking Tonto Dikeh’s marriage

19 /January 2017

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Rosaline Meurer denies breaking Tonto Dikeh’s marriage
Budding actress Rosaline Meurer accused of being responsible for Tonto Dikeh’s marital crisis speakson her role in the marriage. Meurer says Tonto’s marriage is intact and the rumour is false She claims Tonto’s husband is like a brother to her so she cannot date him. Nollywood actress Rosaline Meurer who was accused of sleeping with Tonto […] The post Rosaline Meurer denies breaking Tonto Dikeh’s marriage appeared first on Daily Times Nigerian... Learn more
Ebuka to host Big Brother Naija

19 /January 2017

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Ebuka to host Big Brother Naija
Organizers of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show have announced that a onetime former participant of the show Ebuka Obi-Uchendu will coordinate the activities of the program. The former housemate in Big Brother Nigeria show back in 2006 will make a re-appearance at the reality show’s revival but this time as the host. The […] The post Ebuka to host Big Brother Naija appeared first on Daily Times Nigerian... Learn more
New TV documentary ‘My Lagos Diaries’ premieres

19 /January 2017

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New TV documentary ‘My Lagos Diaries’ premieres
A new real life documentary series titled, ‘My Lagos Dairies’, put together by Freedom Foundation, a faith based nonprofit organization of the House of Freedom, is set to go public. The 13 series documentary that tells the heart touching stories of experiences and challenges some people face, especially indigent and vulnerable, trying to survive in […] The post New TV documentary ‘My Lagos Diaries’ premieres appeared first on Daily Times Nigerian... Learn more

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