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How Tinubu lured five govs out of PDP — Tony Momoh

Buzz: 978
Jul 27, 2015

Former Minister of Information, Prince Tony Momoh in this interview speaks among others on the..

How Tinubu lured five govs out of PDP — Tony Momoh

Buzz: 978
Jul 27, 2015

Former Minister of Information, Prince Tony Momoh in this interview speaks among others on the..

N300b CBN workers’ pay bailout for 27 states ready

Buzz: 941
Jul 27, 2015

There is good news for cash-strapped states. The N300 billion Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)..

No governor got bailout for workers’ salaries – Oshiomhole

Buzz: 455
Jul 27, 2015

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has said that none of the 36 state governors had..

Osun, one of best states in Nigeria, says Aregbesola

Buzz: 409
Jul 27, 2015

Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has said the state is one of the best..

Dogara must cut ties with PDP —APC group

Buzz: 393
Jul 27, 2015

Some members of the All Progressives Congress’ faction in the House of Representatives known as..

INEC commissioner, Salau, dies

Buzz: 348
Jul 27, 2015

A National Commissioner with the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Muritala Salau, is dead. Salau,..

    Politics

    Forex Demand to Drop as Refineries Begin Operations

    Buzz: 98
    Jul 27, 2015

    Source: Thisday Politics

    States to start drawing from N300bn presidential special intervention soon – Presidency

    Buzz: 91
    Jul 27, 2015

    The implementation of a three-pronged financial intervention of President Muhammadu Buhari to assuage workers plight..

    Buhari’s meeting with warring APC Reps members ends in deadlock

    Buzz: 84
    Jul 27, 2015

    The meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and members of the All Progressives Congress in the..

    Ex-Governor, Shema accuses Masari of damaging his reputation

    Buzz: 76
    Jul 27, 2015

    There is a raging disquiet in President Muhammadu Buhari’s home state of Katsina as the..

    Buhari never said he would favour only zones that voted for him – Presidency

    Buzz: 66
    Jul 27, 2015

    The presidency has cleared the air on the statement attributed to President Muhammadu Buhari that..

    We will correct past neglect of science and technology to boost economy – Buhari

    Buzz: 59
    Jul 27, 2015

    President Muhammadu Buhari pledged Monday in Abuja that his administration will take concrete actions to..

    Osun remains one of the best states in Nigeria – Aregbesola

    Buzz: 50
    Jul 27, 2015

    Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbesola, has boasted that he presides over one of the..

      Business

      Niger Delta governors shortchange citizens in petrol-dollar siphongate

      Buzz: 95
      Jul 27, 2015

      To get a better sense of the poor state of finances and corruption in Nigeria’s..

      PDP Asks Kwara Chapter to Disclaim Statement on Saraki’s Wife

      Buzz: 39
      Jul 27, 2015

      Source: Thisday Business

      Nigeria loses N304b to foreign divestment in six months

      Buzz: 37
      Jul 27, 2015

      Nigeria may have lost about N304 billion to divestment by foreign investors, The Nation has..

      Nigeria loses N304b to foreign divestment in six months

      Buzz: 37
      Jul 27, 2015

      Nigeria may have lost about N304 billion to divestment by foreign investors, The Nation has..

      Nigeria spent N1.18tn on food imports, banned items in 17 months

      Buzz: 36
      Jul 27, 2015

      Nigeria spent a total of N1.18 trillion (about $7.4 billion) on the importation of toothpicks,..

      Rice imports drop by 53% as prices rise

      Buzz: 30
      Jul 27, 2015

      The volume of rice being imported into the country has dropped by 53 per cent..

      Odds favour import contraction in Third Quarter

      Buzz: 27
      Jul 27, 2015

      There are indications that a cocktail of administrative measures put in place by the Central..

        Sports

        Keshi claims N1billion compensation from NFF

        Buzz: 588
        Jul 27, 2015

        AfricanFootball.com can exclusively reveal that sacked Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has demanded a compensation..

        Keshi claims N1billion compensation from NFF

        Buzz: 588
        Jul 27, 2015

        AfricanFootball.com can exclusively reveal that sacked Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has demanded a compensation..

        Le Roy calls 6 pros for Nigeria clash

        Buzz: 78
        Jul 27, 2015

        Congo will now have six foreign-based professionals who were previously not released by their clubs..

        Oshiomhole Says Jonathan Minister Stole $6bn

        Buzz: 39
        Jul 27, 2015

        Source: Thisday Sports

        Injured Abdullahi out of Dream Team’s Congo clash

        Buzz: 38
        Jul 27, 2015

        Dream Team VI midfielder, Shehu Abdullahi , has been ruled out of Nigeria’s all-important CAF..

        Emenike’s new status gives Oliseh headache

        Buzz: 34
        Jul 27, 2015

        New Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh’s first major selection dilemma would be whether or not to..

        Emenike’s new status gives Oliseh headache

        Buzz: 34
        Jul 27, 2015

        New Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh’s first major selection dilemma would be whether or not to..

          Health

          Fuel Subsidies Should Go!

          Buzz: 9
          Jul 27, 2015

          Source: Thisday Health

          Fuel Subsidies Should Go!

          Buzz: 9
          Jul 27, 2015

          Source: Thisday Health

          Rights Group Commends Police for Halting Meeting of MEND

          Buzz: 3
          Jul 27, 2015

          Source: Thisday Health

          Rotary Commits N2.5bn to Project Devt in Nigeria

          Buzz: 3
          Jul 27, 2015

          Source: Thisday Health

          Ex-NHIS Boss Attributes Corruption Allegations to Fifth Columnists

          Buzz: 1
          Jul 27, 2015

          Source: Thisday Health

            Entertainment

            Caitlyn Jenner’s son, Brandon welcomes baby girl with wife, Leah Jenner

            Buzz: 99
            Jul 27, 2015

            Caitlyn Jenner’s son, Brandon has welcomed a baby girl with wife, Leah Jenner. Photo: Instagram..

            Caitlyn Jenner’s son, Brandon welcomes baby girl with wife, Leah Jenner

            Buzz: 99
            Jul 27, 2015

            Caitlyn Jenner’s son, Brandon has welcomed a baby girl with wife, Leah Jenner. Photo: Instagram..

            A Tragic Loss! Whitney Houston’s Daughter Bobbi Kristina has Died

            Buzz: 98
            Jul 27, 2015

            It’s been 6 months since Bobbi Kristina was found unconscious in a bathtub in her home after..

            MI, Charass in trouble with NDA for wearing camouflage

            Buzz: 81
            Jul 27, 2015

            The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), has raised eyebrows on MI and singer, Charass, for wearing..

            12 facts about Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina who just passed on at 22

            Buzz: 81
            Jul 27, 2015

            Bobbi Kristina-Brown was declared dead about an hour ago at the age of 22. Photo:..

            Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: Rice & Stew Very Plenty

            Buzz: 75
            Jul 27, 2015

            Here is how I spent my weekend: a wedding, where I was filling the role..

            Obasanjo: “Wole Soyinka is a Better Wine Connoisseur & Guinea Fowl Hunter than a Political Critic”

            Buzz: 65
            Jul 27, 2015

            Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo is defending the controversial comments he made about Nobel Laureate, Wole..

              Fashion

              Latest Asoebi Styles 2015 Ft Ankara and Lace

              Buzz: 293
              Jul 27, 2015

              Hey fweeps The post Latest Asoebi Styles 2015 Ft Ankara and Lace appeared first on..

              Latest Asoebi Styles 2015 Ft Ankara and Lace

              Buzz: 293
              Jul 27, 2015

              Hey fweeps The post Latest Asoebi Styles 2015 Ft Ankara and Lace appeared first on..

              Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina dies at 22

              Buzz: 55
              Jul 27, 2015

              The daughter of last music legend, Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, Bobbi Kristina, has passed..

              Governor Fayose approves N119m car loan for Ekiti workers

              Buzz: 41
              Jul 27, 2015

              Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has approved the disbursement of the sum of N119m..

              Chanel Iman: Famous model covers Glamour Magazine Spain July 2015 issue

              Buzz: 28
              Jul 27, 2015

              Chanel Iman wears dramatic brows in a fierce cover for Glamour Magazine Spain Source: Pulse..

              Pepenazi: YNBL artiste unveils new promo photos

              Buzz: 12
              Jul 27, 2015

              Fast rising act, Pepenazi releases new promo photos showing off sleek styles… take a look..

              Pulse Style: Outfit of the day – Ranti Onayemi

              Buzz: 9
              Jul 27, 2015

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

                Technology

                Uber Lagos Invites Entrepreneurs To Pitch Their ideas To Investors On A Ride #UberPitch

                Buzz: 10
                Jul 27, 2015

                Uber Lagos is looking for entrepreneurs with strong ideas to pitch to investors during a..

                Facebook hosts Developer Day in Kenya to help developers create services that integrate with Internet.org

                Buzz: 9
                Jul 27, 2015

                Facebook hosted a Developer Day at Kenya’s iHub in Nairobi today as it marks the..

                Kenya’s solar-powered internet service provider, Mawingu Networks receives US$4million from OPIC

                Buzz: 6
                Jul 27, 2015

                The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the US government’s finance institution, is investing in Kenya’s..

                Botswana’s Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture introduces e-nnovation programme

                Buzz: 5
                Jul 27, 2015

                In a bid to develop ways to help youths embrace technology and allow for innovativeness..

                South Africa’s Naspers Becomes Africa’s Biggest Company by Market Value

                Buzz: 5
                Jul 27, 2015

                South Africa’s multinational mass media company, Naspers, is now the biggest publicly traded company by..

                LinkedIn succumbs to users’ complaints over contacts

                Buzz: 4
                Jul 27, 2015

                LinkedIn, some few days ago removed the tool that allows users export contacts, and instead..

                SA’s Naspers becomes Africa’s biggest company by market value

                Buzz: 1
                Jul 27, 2015

                South Africa’s multinational mass media company, Naspers, is now the biggest publicly traded company by..