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What Gordon Brown, Clinton, others told me about Buhari, by Obasanjo

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Oct 2, 2015

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed the impression of some world leaders about President Muhammadu..

Scores killed as bomb blast rocks Abuja

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Oct 2, 2015

Multiple blasts hit Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, Friday night. The bomb blast suspected to have been..

MINISTERIAL LIST: Why Buhari holds on to 15 other nominees

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Oct 2, 2015

There are feelers from the Presidency that the remaining 15 names of ministerial nominees will..

Ex-oil minister Allison-Madueke to face trial in London

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Oct 2, 2015

•Quizzed by UK agency for corruption, bribery, money laundry •Fours others also Indications emerged yesterday..

The allegations against Alison Madueke

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Oct 2, 2015

Mrs. Alison-Madueke has stayed away from Nigeria since President Buhari was sworn-in. She was first..

Rivers gov. Polls: 4 more witnesses confirm Wike won April election

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Oct 2, 2015

Four more witnesses for Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers, on Thursday told the State Election..

2nd ministerial list: Oyinlola, Akeredolu, ex-UI VC on the card…as Buhari ponders over fresh nominees

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Oct 2, 2015

Okorocha’s in law, Barth Nnaji, Odimegwu alsoBarely three days after submitting the list of the..


    Jonathan spent N64 billion celebrating Nigeria’s Independence anniversaries – El Rufai

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    Oct 2, 2015

    Kaduna State Governor, Malam, Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed how the past administration of President Goodluck..

    Buhari’s list not worth the wait, he should have submitted on May 29 – Odumakin

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    Oct 2, 2015

    Publicity Secretary of the Yoruba Socio-political group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, yesterday said that President Muhammadu..

    Nigeria at 55: We must kick corruption out of our country – Obasanjo

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    Oct 2, 2015

    A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has congratulated Nigeria on her 55th independence anniversary. Addressing..

    A Military man achieved what you could not – Sylva mocks Oshiomhole

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    Oct 2, 2015

    Newly-elected flag-bearer of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the December 5 Governorship Election in..

    Rivers Tribunal: Two police officers defends Wike’s victory

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    Oct 3, 2015

    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called in additional two witnesses to testify in..

    Multiple Blasts Rock Abuja, 14 Feared Dead, 32 Injured

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    Oct 3, 2015

    Source: Thisday Politics

    Senior Police Officers Say Rivers Governorship Election Free, Fair

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    Oct 3, 2015

    Source: Thisday Politics


      CBN concerned about growth as nation awaits cabinet

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      Oct 2, 2015

      The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will retain foreign currency controls because of concerns about..

      Nigeria’s Forex reserves fall by $1bn

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      Oct 2, 2015

      Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserves fell 3.14 per cent to $30.48 billion by September 23 from..

      Investors gain N232bn in three days

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      Oct 3, 2015

      Investors in the equities segment of the Nigerian Stock Exchange saw the value of their..

      Weak institutions, bane of Nigerian economy – Utomi

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      Oct 3, 2015

      A professor of political economy and management expert, Pat Utomi, on Thursday said weak institutions..

      NDIC develops deposit insurance for non-interest banking

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      Oct 2, 2015

      The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation on Wednesday said it had developed a non-interest deposit insurance..

      Buyers of pre-registered SIM cards face jail term

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      Oct 2, 2015

      The Nigerian Communications Commission on Wednesday warned telecommunication subscribers against buying preregistered Subscriber Identification Module..

      Shell stops crude export from Forcados

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      Oct 2, 2015

      The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited operated Joint Venture has declared force majeure..


        Mayambela gunning for Downs

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        Oct 3, 2015

        The two teams clash at Lucas Moripe Stadium tonight, with ‘Professor’ keen to continue his..

        McCarthy: Chiefs will come right

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        Oct 3, 2015

        There is an unfamiliar look on the log standings after six League matches, with Chiefs..

        Pirates approach Ahly with caution

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        Oct 2, 2015

        Get the latest Pirates news sent to your phone. SMSs cost R1.50. The Buccaneers hold..

        ‘Martial the best since Messi’

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        Oct 3, 2015

        That is the opinion of former Liverpool and England midfielder Jamie Redknapp, who believes the..

        Sono rues early red card

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        Oct 2, 2015

        Cosmos fell to their fourth consecutive defeat in a 2-1 Telkom Knockout loss away to..

        Pitso wary of Bance, Mayambela

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        Oct 2, 2015

        The Burkina Faso striker scored his first goal for the Chilli Boys after his protracted..

        Ngcongca enjoying French life

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        Oct 2, 2015

        The Bafana Bafana defender joined Ligue 1 side Troyes on a season-long loan deal last..


          Waje steps out with 16-year-old daughter at the Tinsel Inaugural Charity Ball

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          Oct 2, 2015

          Waje and her daughter, Emerald. Photos: Instagram The Inaugural Tinsel Charity Ball was held last..

          My new song,“Somebody Great”, is a prophesy, says Korede Bello

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          Oct 2, 2015

          Korede Bello, the rave of the moment in the music industry, has said that his..

          Star PHOTOS of the day; Genevieve Nnaji, Reekado Banks, Yemi Alade, Phyno, others

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          Oct 2, 2015

           Genevieve Nnaji, Special Ed, Yemi Alade among others shared some photos today. Photos: Instagram Checkout..

          Zari Hassan pens lovely message for her boo, Diamond Platnumz as he turns 27

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          Oct 3, 2015

          Everything i could say has been said and you’ve prolly heard it over and over..

          PHOTO: L.A.X meets Nigerian ambassador to Sweden

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          Oct 2, 2015

          Starboy act, LAX is currently on a tour of Europe. With lined up performances across..

          BREAKING: Diezani Alison-Madueke Reportedly Arrested in London

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          Oct 2, 2015

          Premium Times is reporting that former  Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, was on Friday..

          Dr Sid rocks N6m Rolex wristwatch as he shoots first TVC for Korede Bello

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          Oct 2, 2015

          Dr Sid has shot his first TV commercial for Korede Bello. Photo: Filed ‘Surulere’ hitmaker..



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            Oct 2, 2015

             This is a message we received in our inbox. We have given advice and set..


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            Oct 2, 2015

            Hey Lovelies Its time to turn up, yay! cause its Friday… Now what to wear?..

            Adewale Ayuba: Veteran fuji sensation looks good in new photos

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            Oct 2, 2015

            Veteran singer Adewale Ayuba shows off ageless looks in new photos… Adewale Ayuba shows off..

            OzzyBosco: Child artiste shows off stylish looks in new photos

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            Oct 2, 2015

            Child star Ozzybosco shows off dapper clean looks in a 'grown' stylish magazine shoot. Check..

            6 Fruits You Should Eat for Flawless Skin

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            Oct 3, 2015

            We all know how important our skins are and the vital role it plays in..

            Julius Agwu Stages London's 10th ‘Crack Ya Ribs' in Grand Style

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            Oct 2, 2015

            Source: Thisday Fashion

            Kinabuti And Chocolat Royal End Summer In Style

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            Oct 3, 2015

            Ace comedian AY and guests Caterina, Ms Dakore, Ms Ono Bello and Ms Kay Fashion..


              Focus Hub is accepting applications for its incubation program

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              Oct 2, 2015

              Focus Hub, a Port Harcourt-based business and technology innovation hub in the Niger-Delta region of..

              Microsoft’s digital voice assistant Cortana integrates LinkedIn

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              Oct 2, 2015

              Microsoft’s digital voice assistant Cortana on Windows 10 is trying to make meetings more personal..

              Skype Translator arrives for all desktop users

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              Oct 2, 2015

              Skype’s live translation tool was earlier in December last year released in preview to desktop..

              Women in IT is accepting applications for its 2016 bursary

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              Oct 2, 2015

              Women in IT, a not-for-profit organization in South Africa empowering young women seeking a career..

              Illuminum Greenhouses wins Seedstars Nairobi

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              Oct 3, 2015

              Illuminum Greenhouses has won the Kenyan leg of the SeedStars World Startup Competition which took place..

              Microsoft releases experimental recommendations app Home Team

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              Oct 2, 2015

              Computing giant Microsoft has launched a new recommendation app for searching service professionals locally called..

              Google rolls out Chromecast-enabled Photos app to Android handsets

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              Oct 2, 2015

              Mountain View announced at its San Francisco event days ago that it’s updated its Photos..