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2015: Jonathan’ll lose in northern states, says Kwankwaso

The Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has said President Goodluck Jonathan cannot win any of the 19 northern states in a free and fair contest come 2015. Kwankwaso said this in six posts on his twitter handle @Rkwankwaso which was viewed by our correspondent, in Abuja, on Monday. The governor said he arrived at... [Read...
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Nigeria’s unity not negotiable —Maitama Sule

Former Nigerian Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Alhaji Maitama Sule, yesterday warned northern youths against being used to compromise the unity of the country, asking them to embrace dialogue.The post Nigeria’s unity not negotiable —Maitama Sule appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Boko Haram begins forced recruitment

. Two die as military helicopter crashes The Boko Haram sect on Saturday killed over 60 people at Gaidamgari village in Bama local government area of Borno State, following refusal by residents to allow their young males to be recruited as members of the terrorist group. The sect, it was learnt, had embarked on a...
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Politics

Our loyalty to Oyinlola made PDP expel us — Igbalaye

ONE of the recently expelled members of the PDP labeled as spies of the APC in the opposition party, Mr Teslim Igbalaye has traced their woes to their continued loyalty to the immediate former governor of the state, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola.The post Our loyalty to Oyinlola made PDP expel us — Igbalaye appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Olam Sets Up Africa’s Largest Rice Mill in Nigeria


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Aregbesola’s O’REAP a rip off — Omisore

The PDP candidate Senator Iyiola Omisore has flayed the Osun Rural Enterprise and Agriculture Programme, O-REAP of the incumbent governor as a fraud saying the estimated N4 billion spent on agriculture cannot be accounted for.The post Aregbesola’s O’REAP a rip off — Omisore appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Business

CFAO Motors, Mitsubishi Fuso consider Nigeria assembly plant

CFAO Motors says it is currently conducting a feasibility study on a proposal to set up a Mitsubishi Fuso assembly plant in Nigeria. This, it said, was inspired by its new partnership with the Japanese auto manufacturer, Mitsubishi, as its sole distributor of the Fuso brand of commercial vehicles in Nigeria. The Managing Director, CFAO... [Read...
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Emerging stocks reach 18-month high

Emerging-market stocks rose to an 18-month high as Chinese shares climbed on bets the government will do more to boost growth. Russian equities rebounded and Saudi Arabia gained on plans to open the market to foreign investors. Bloomberg News reported that China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation rose the most since March in Hong Kong. Saudi... [Read...
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Body encourages entrepreneurs to be innovative

In order to build successful and sustainable businesses, entrepreneurs have been advised to explore innovations in their lines of business. The advice was given by the Vice President, Masterpiece Resource Development Centre, a faith-based organisation, Mr. Rotimi Oyekunle, who also called on businesses to initiate a change in their operations. He flayed the economic situation... [Read...
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Sports

Nigerian athletes campaign in Glasgow empty-handed

The 2014 Commonwealth Games tagged Glasgow 2014 begins today (Wednesday) in Scotland with Nigerian athletes yet to receive their camping allowance. The sorry situation of the athletes summaries the poor preparation of the country in the sporting event seen as only next to the Olympics going by the number of countries and athletes that feature... [Read...
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Glasgow 2014: Opening ceremony to attract 1.5bn viewers

The Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony, which is due to begin at Celtic Park at 8pm on Wednesday, will potentially have a global audience of 1.5 billion, according to Glasgow 2014 organisers, The Telegraph reports. Home-grown heroes and heroines have been lined up to entertain in the two-hour extravaganza, which will take place in the 40,000-seater... [Read...
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Babatunde an asset to Eagles – Erico

Ahead of the African Cup of Nations qualifiers, a former Nigerian international Joe Erico believes that Babatunde Michael could be pivotal in the team based on his performance at the World Cup. The Super Eagles begin the journey to their 2013 AFCON title defence in September but the players are currently on break from the... [Read...
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Fashion

Peter Okoye, Tiwa Savage, Awilo, Kaffy, Olamide & More Stars at 2Face’s “The Ascension” Album Launch – See the Arrival & Party Pics

On Saturday 19th July 2014, Nigerian music superstar 2Face Idibia released his sixth studio album – “The Ascension” at Escape, Victoria Island, Lagos. The black tie event hosted by Moet & Chandon had lots of celebrity guests including Tiwa Savage, Ice Prince, Olamide, Fade Ogunro, DJ Sose, Wale Ojo, Isio Wanogho, Adams Ibrahim, Daddy Showkey,...
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Usher’s Ex Tameka Raymond Pens Emotional Tribute to Late Son

Two years ago, Usher‘s ex wife Tameka Raymond lost her son Kile in a tragic jet ski accident in Atlanta, Georgia. Kile was 11. The VH1 Atlanta Exes reality TV star wrote an emotional tribute, saying one sweet day, they will meet again. “2 years ago today…God gave my favorite human being his wings. Some...
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Pres. Jonathan to Buhari: Don’t Blame Me for Your Party’s Self-Inflicted Woes

President Jonathan replies Muhammadu Buhari. On Sunday, former head of states Buhari released a statement in Kaduna titled “Pull Nigeria Back From the Brink“. In the statement, Buhari says recent political developments have become an unwelcome distraction from the nation’s battle against Boko Haram. Presidential spokesperson Reuben Abati sent out a release replying Buhari. “We...
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Kunle Afolayan’s 2009 Hit Movie “The Figurine” Returns in Book Form
Former international defender Carles Puyol against Spain overhaul
Bayern Munich deny interest in Juan Cuadrado
Mark Cavendish refuses to rush recovery from shoulder injury
Tiago Mendes re-signs with Atletico
Nasser Hussain questions Alastair Cook tactics
Nene Leakes Goes Off on Wendy Williams over Hermès Birkin Bag Diss
Davido, Yaya Toure, Mark Essien are The Future Africa Awards 2014 Nominees | See Full List
Nollywood Stars support OMO at their Fast Action Detergent Unveil in Lagos
Pres. Jonathan Finally Meets Parents of Chibok Girls, says “We are Doing Everything Humanly Possible”
Feminist Author says Black Pastors Keep Women Single
Nibi Lawson of Kinky Apothecary talks Natural Hair Problems for Ndani TV’s “Beauty Beats” | Watch
This Photo Proves the Carters are Unperturbed about Break-up Reports
More Luxury! Island Limousine adds Custom Made Range Rover & Hummer Limos to its Fleet
The Yoruba Sisters & the Igbo Boys! See the Stars on City People Fashion & Lifestyle Mag’s New Issue
Is It Derogatory to Call Your Help a Maid? Tonto Dikeh Comes Under Fire from Fans
Basketmouth in Make-Up, Kaffy & May D’s Dance Moves! Watch Tracy Nwapa’s “Reality Access” Premiere Episode
Bestman Games & Cycology Riding Club hold 1st City of Lagos Monopoly Cycling Tour for Financial Literacy
Ethiopia Detains 45 Nigerians for Alleged Drug Trafficking
Celebs with their Kids at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards 2014
Precious Uwisike: The Times When Talking Does Not Help
Skales premieres “Shake Body” – Watch & Win $10,000 | See His Hip Shoot
18 Year Old Nigerian Man Arrested in NY for Killing Brother & Beating Mother into a Coma
Woah! Beverly Naya Flashes Hot Bod for Exquisite Magazine’s July 2014 Issue
Zuriel Oduwole’s #FollowtheBallforEducation Campaign may Change the World – Seni Adetu, MD/CEO Guinness Nigeria
Her Most Challenging Role Yet? Stephanie Linus sheds Beauty for Post-Slave Role in American Western Movie – Photos
Photos: Jonathan in Close Door Meeting with Parents of Chibok Girls

Health

Cholera kills six in Kano State - Commissioner

A cholera outbreak in Kano State has killed six people and infected scores, the state health commissioner said Sunday, although the toll was placed at a higher figure by a local charity. "Six people died out of the 46 cases recorded," Abubakar Labaran Yusuf told newsmen of the outbreak this week in Kafin Dalawa village, 70 kilometres (43 miles) outside the state capital of Kano. According
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PPMC Restates Commitment to Promote Cooking Gas


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Kokori: Privatisation Should be Managed with Zero Tolerance for Corruption, Inefficiency


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Entertainment

I am not a university graduate yet—Davido

Music sensation and BET awards winner, Davido (David Adedeji Adeleke), has cleared the air on the rumour that he was one of the new graduates from Babcock University, stressing that he only attended the ceremony to celebrate with a friend.The post I am not a university graduate yet—Davido appeared first on Vanguard News....
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2face’s Babymama, Sunmbo, Marks Wedding Anniversary

One of the babymamas of 2Face Idibia, Sunmbo Ajaba, now known as Sunmbo Adeoye, is today, Tuesday, July 22, 2014, a year old in her marriage.  Sunmbo married her husband, Pastor Adeoye in 2013 in Lagos. The man is the founder of Royalty Christian Center in Lagos.  “Two hearts that beat as one. That’s how best to describe us, Adesunmbomi. Thank you for restoring joy into my life,” Pastor Tunde wrote, referring to his wife, who responded by describing him as her king, who made her stronger and wiser.  Sunmbo bore two children for 2Face when both were love
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Snooki Tells Stories Behind Her Rose Tattoos

For the very first time, Snooki has opened up about the stories behind her Rose tattoo. She explained via her blog. According to her, the rose tat mainly represents her loved ones who have passed, especially my grandparents whom she adores, and her uncles – Uncle Ben, Uncle Charlie and Uncle Danny who she miss every day.    What about the rosary beads? "The rose represents beauty, and also because I love roses, and the rosary beads are for my amazing family . RIP <3", she said.      Snooki has 7 tattoos....
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Technology

Etisalat unveils video ringtone

Etisalat Nigeria has introduced a video ringtone service called ‘Vringo’. According to the telecommunications company, the new product allows customers to customise their caller tune by replacing it with a video clip of their choice such as music, movie, comedy and football or any other sport. The Head, Digital Media, Etisalat Nigeria, Adia Sowho, said... [Read...
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Firm introduces enterprise games, simulations to schools

Franchise and Enterprise Concerns Limited, the operators of GoVenture franchise, has introduced board games and simulations into secondary schools. The firm said the introduction of the game was borne out of the need to teach enterprise education in schools as a way of curbing unemployment. It said it believed in the need to build a... [Read...
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No completely safe systems anywhere –Samuel

The Executive Director, Priority Communications Limited, Mr. Olumide Samuel, spoke to OZIOMA UBABUKOH on the safety of technological devices in the finance sector, local content policy and sundry issues affecting small businesses. Are you satisfied with the rate at which the financial service sector is adopting new technologies? When you say new technologies, you would... [Read...
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