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Benin Joins Fight Against Boko Haram

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Aug 2, 2015

0 Comments Sahara Reporters Benin Joins Fight Against Boko Haram 7 Hours Ago Source: Sahara..

Senate Forgery: Judge Orders IG To Appear In Court

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Aug 2, 2015

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NNPC, others get deadline on queries

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Aug 3, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed all Ministries, Departments  and  Agencies (MDAS) to respond to all..

New Ebola Vaccine 100 Percent Effective In Trial, WHO Says

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Aug 2, 2015

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Shekau missing again, as Boko Haram releases new video

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Aug 3, 2015

Militant Islamists have released a new video on the insurgency in Nigeria, with Boko Haram..

Revealed: Who is who on lists of big bank debtors

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Aug 3, 2015

Banks are exposing the businesses and people behind the mountain of debts threatening to kill..

Aisha Buhari laments decline in elected female lawmakers

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Aug 3, 2015

Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has expressed concern over decline in the number..

    Politics

    Death of ‘Dogara Zoning-Formula’ : How Reps sacrificed federal character, excluded Igbo

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    Aug 2, 2015

    For over 50 days after the House of Representatives was inaugurated, the leadership knew no..

    Buhari confirms plan to reduce ministries

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    Aug 2, 2015

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday confirmed, for the first time, the plan by his administration..

    We don’t have a leader in Yoruba land – Obasanjo

    Buzz: 450
    Aug 3, 2015

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has affirmed that the Yoruba nation does not have any individual..

    Guber poll: The battle for the soul of Kogi

    Buzz: 440
    Aug 2, 2015

    The electoral fortune the All Progressive Congress, APC, enjoyed in the last general election in..

    Crises in the parties: PDP, APC on the brink

    Buzz: 388
    Aug 3, 2015

    It was not surprising that when staff of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP openly confronted..

    Goodbye Awo, welcome Buhari

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    Aug 2, 2015

    The late Chief Obafemi Awolowo and President Muhammadu Buhari might have lived at different times..

    United States Assistance to Nigeria Delayed by Absence of Ministers

    Buzz: 151
    Aug 3, 2015

    Source: Thisday Politics

      Business

      Naira to rise further as banks reject dollars

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      Aug 2, 2015

      The United States dollar will further tumble against the naira at the parallel market this..

      LCCI faults move, asks CBN to tread with caution

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      Aug 2, 2015

      The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has described the move by the Central..

      Conventional building method can’t solve housing problem — Akintunde

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      Aug 2, 2015

      The Managing Director, Alpha Mead Facilities, Mr. Femi Akintunde, has said that the conventional method..

      FBN Holdings appoints Ahmad Board member

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      Aug 2, 2015

      FBN Holdings has announced the appointment of Mr. Muhammad K. Ahmad to its Board as..

      Compel oil companies to employ Nigerians, PTDF tells FG

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      Aug 2, 2015

      According to Haruna, who was represented by Mrs. Edna Eneh, Director Reform and Coordination in..

      Royal Exchange records N9.4bn premium

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      Aug 2, 2015

      Royal Exchange Plc, a financial services group with interest in life and general insurance, microfinance,..

      Information Technology as a lifeline for SMEs

      Buzz: 90
      Aug 2, 2015

      Inadequate utilisation of Information Technology by entrepreneurs is hindering the growth of Small and Medium-scale..

        Sports

        Ndoro reflects on Pirates debut

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        Aug 3, 2015

        The Zimbabwean forward converted the winning penalty as the Buccaneers beat Kaizer Chiefs 4-3 in..

        Arendse to lead Sundowns?

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        Aug 3, 2015

        READ: Langwe on trial at Downs Dutchman Alje Schut captained the Brazilians in the past..

        Pitso still seeks Schut replacement

        Buzz: 554
        Aug 3, 2015

        READ: Downs keen on signing Castro Burundian striker Razak penned a three-year contract with the..

        Ronaldo: I don’t care about FIFA

        Buzz: 484
        Aug 2, 2015

        Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the best media-trained athletes in the world – but everybody..

        Ngcobo training with Stars

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        Aug 3, 2015

        The 31-year-old started 12 games in all competitions for the Students last season and scored..

        Arsenal vs Chelsea: Who wins Community Shield ?

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        Aug 2, 2015

        Recent winners of the English Community Shield ahead of Sunday’s Wembley showdown between Premier League..

        Rio 2016: We’re in Congo to win — Siasia

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        Aug 2, 2015

        The battle line is drawn as Nigeria seek to pick a ticket to the African..

          Health

          Misuse of contact lenses can lead to loss of sight – Stylist

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          Aug 2, 2015

          Kemi Adetutu, a stylist at Goodlooks Beauty Place, Bariga, on Saturday said that the misuse..

          Viral Hepatitis: FG urged to uphold injection safety policy

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          Aug 2, 2015

          FOLLOWING the launch in Abuja last week of Africa’s first policy on viral hepatitis, the..

          Heart disease: Unhealthy lifestyles put youth at risk

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          Aug 2, 2015

          Unhealthy lifestyles, consumption of junk foods and lack of exercise have been linked to the..

          Govt should offer more nursing scholarships

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          Aug 2, 2015

          “I believe a nurse can work in any health organisation, pharmaceutical company or a company..

          NHIS: Charges, Red Tape Slowing Down Mobile Health Coverage

          Buzz: 11
          Aug 2, 2015

          Source: Thisday Health

          Call Masari to Order on His Predecessor, Buhari Urged

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          Aug 2, 2015

          Source: Thisday Health

            Entertainment

            Rihanna wriggles to Flavour’s song at Barbados festival

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            Aug 3, 2015

            At a recent festival over the weekend in her native Barbados, Rihanna dances to Flavour’s..

            Cool FM OAP, Do2dtun celebrates 2nd wedding anniversary with D’banj’s sister

            Buzz: 263
            Aug 3, 2015

            It’s 2 ✌️years now. Taiwo = Super Wife >> Super Mom .. 🙏 A photo..

            Beyonce suffers another wardrobe malfunction

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            Aug 3, 2015

            Whoops! There goes the wind, revealing Beyonce’s underwear. Photo: Mirror Beyonce suffered a little wardrobe..

            I now carry a gun around – Lady who accused Timaya of rape [PHOTOS]

            Buzz: 170
            Aug 2, 2015

            One of Timaya’s alleged rape victim, Shella B has disclosed that she now carries a..

            Dbanj to headline Sound Culture Fest in New York next month

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            Aug 3, 2015

            D’banj will headline a concert in New York in September. Photo: D’banj/Instagram DB Records boss,..

            Former Kennis Music act, Essence takes to blogging

            Buzz: 118
            Aug 3, 2015

            (Nigerian singer, Essence becomes blogger. Photo: NET) Just months after parting ways with her former..

            DJ Cuppy: Disc jockey kicks off African tour with colourful Lagos party

            Buzz: 98
            Aug 2, 2015

            The Lagos party was all that was promised more, with the best of producers and..

              Fashion

              CORPORATE OUTFIT IDEAS FOR THE ELEGANT CAREER WOMAN.

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              Aug 3, 2015

              Hey Lovelies Having a career is fun and exciting, as a career girl dealing with..

              VELVET, LACE AND OTHER ASO EBI STYLES FROM OVER THE WEEKEND

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              Aug 3, 2015

              Hey Lovelies  Another weekend just went back and as usual it was full of one..

              Celebrity styles from Dolapo oni and Adegbite Sijuade’s wedding

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              Aug 3, 2015

              Hey Lovers This weekend was a very busy one for most celebrities as they dazzled..

              Emma Watson: Actress is picture perfect for Vogue UK September issue

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              Aug 3, 2015

              Emma Watson is understated luxe in Stella McCartney for the September 2015 issue of Vogue..

              Emily Ratajkowski: Top American model strips for Mario Testino's 'Towel Series'

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              Aug 3, 2015

              Popular model Emily Ratajkowski strips for a provocative Mario Testino's 'Towel Series' Source: Pulse Fashion

              CHIFFON, DENIM AND OTHER STYLES TO ROCK AFTER CHURCH

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              Aug 2, 2015

              Hey Lovelies The simplest and easiest outfits are perfect for Sunday brunch. On a hot..

              Pulse Style: Outfit of the day – Leslie Okoye

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              Aug 3, 2015

              Pulse Style's daily fashion inspiration where fashion enthusiasts/ fashion loving individual styles are broken down..

                Technology

                2015 Imagine Cup: Team LifeWatch seeks to save 334m people living with asthma

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                Aug 3, 2015

                After their brilliant live presentation at the just concluded 2015 Microsoft Imagine Cup competition held..

                Stolen $150bn: Experts advocate e-government adoption

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                Aug 2, 2015

                Experts have called for a holistic adoption of electronic government strategies at all levels of..

                StarTimes connects 2.6 million subscribers to digital television

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                Aug 2, 2015

                StarTimes says it has connected 2.6 million subscribers to digital terrestrial television in its drive..

                Nokia finally sells HERE Maps to Audi, BMW and Mercedes for $3 billion

                Buzz: 9
                Aug 3, 2015

                Nokia has just confirmed that it’s HERE maps unit has been sold for $3 billion..

                WhatsApp web extension is coming to Microsoft’s edge browser

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                Aug 3, 2015

                Microsoft’s program manager has revealed today that discussions are presently going on with Facebook-owned messaging..