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Sexual harassment: I can only speak for myself –Chinwetalu Agu

With over three decades of experience in screen production dating back to the days of ‘Things Fall Apart’, actor Chinwetalu Agu could well be rated as one of the most influential Nigerian actors. Renowned for playing evil characters in Nollywood films, he is also at the vanguard of infusing Igbo catch phrases in any production...
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Ebola: Jonathan Receives UN Praise, Condemns Stigmatization of Nigerians By Some Countries

0 Comments Sahara Reporters Ebola: Jonathan Receives UN Praise, Condemns Stigmatization of Nigerians By Some Countries 54 Minutes Ago
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Nigeria Confirms Ebola Death, Another Ebola Case in Port Harcourt

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El-Rufai Names Modu Sheriff And Ihejirika As Boko Haram Sponsors And "Kingpins"
New Deputy Governor Appointed For Enugu State
Boko Haram declares full Sharia; beheads Christian men, forces women to marry in Gwoza, Madagali
Fighter Pilot Akweke Nwakile Gets Heroic Burial In Abuja
[Update] Doctor dies of Ebola in Rivers – FG
Boko Haram: Abducted Chibok girls reportedly now in Balmo forest
Resident Doctors remain sacked – Health Minister
Ribadu Unworthy Of PDP, Says Edwin Clark
“I am not joining politics for money but to serve” – Kate Henshaw
Boko Haram turns sacked Emir’s Palace into its headquarters
Ribadu will betray Jonathan, don’t grant him waiver – Clark warns PDP
Platini confirms he won’t battle Blatter for FIFA presidency
Nigeria is not free from Ebola yet – FG
Jos crisis: Ajibola Commission of Inquiry report to be released soon
Another National Conference delegate, Magaji Dambatta dies at 83
APC to tackle Ikimi’s defection after he makes next move
Full draws for UEFA Champions League group stage
President Jonathan launches E-ID Card [Full text of his speech and photos]
Ayobami Oyalowo: Why Jonathan’s ‘rest’ is dangerous for us all
Eto’o announces retirement from international football
2014/15 UEFA Champions League draw
Ebola: Osun FRSC stops overloading
2015 elections: Nigeria needs 500,000 policemen – Acting IG
My fame attracts girls who dumped me in the past – Harrysong
UN envoy applauds Nigeria’s Ebola response
Ebola: PDP accuses Amaechi of insensitivity
Cameroonian soldiers kill 27 Boko Haram militants

Politics

Almost 80 percent of those fighting me today are people who I have given big contracts – Amaechi

Rivers State Governor and Chairman of Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has shed more light on why he is the target of opposition from some politicians within and outside the state. Speaking at a meet-the-people tour of Communities in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of the state on Tuesday, Amaechi said most of […]Almost 80 percent of those fighting me today are people who I have given big contracts – Amaechi...
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President Jonathan not sincere with the war against insurgents –Rep. Terab

Hon. Abudlrahman Terab is a member of the House of Representatives, representing Bama/Ngala/Kala-Balge federal constituency of Borno State. He shares his experience on what is happening in Borno and the need for the Federal Government to address the issue that is fast threatening the unity of the country with WOLE OLADIMEJI. Excerpts: To what extent...
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Buhari not too old for Presidency – APC chief

The camp of Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd) in the All Progressives Congress on Wednesday dispelled speculations that the former military Head of State had dropped his aspiration to contest the 2015 Presidency on the grounds that he is too old. One of Buhari’s associates, Mr. Rotimi Fashakin, who was the National Publicity Secretary of... [Read...
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Business

Informa, Afrocet to summon stakeholders on strengthening agribusiness

  Despite the incentives, and support aimed at revamp­ing the agribusinesses in the country, the sector has performed below expectation. However, an average operator in agribusiness always hinges his failure on poor access to finance and extension service. Some oth­ers argue on the issue of inap­propriate management skills, dif­ficulty in accessing global market, lack of...
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Oil and gas assets protection: NNPC seeks increased collaboration with army, police

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC Dr. Joseph Dawha, has expressed the desire of the Corporation to enhance existing cordial relationship between the NNPC and the Nigerian Army as well as the Nigeria Police Force towards the achievement of efficient protection of vital oil and gas assets. The Group General...
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Experts canvass much bigger fleet for LNG shipping

Continuing weak demand and excess tonnage are expected to depress LNG shipping earnings in the near term. But longer term the sector could face vessel shortages as ordering slows and liquefaction projects come on stream, according to the LNG Shipping Market Annual Review and Forecast report published by shipping consultancy Drewry. The global LNG trade...
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Sports

Erasmus earns Mosimane’s praise

The Buccaneers put three past the Brazilians and after Erasmus was replaced by Lehlohonolo Majoro in the 67th minute, Mosimane approached Erasmus to shake his hand for a job well done. READ: Pitso - My worst game ever “I want to give Kermit Erasmus credit, good player. Unbelievable, top player,” he says. In fact, Mosimane and Erasmus go back a long way from their days at SuperSport United and ‘Jingles’ says he’s not surprised the forward has been in fine form this season. “He scored good goals that were legitimate. I have seen Kermit at 13, 14 years and I gave him the first contrac
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Motaung: Musona matter not closed

READ: Baxter explains Musona miss According to Musona’s representatives ProSport International, ‘the player was not prepared to sign an agreement for longer than the current season (one-year loan agreement)’ and Motaung says that’s exactly the reason the deal fell through with Hoffenheim. “Musona’s issue is simple, the two clubs agreed on certain (conditions) on the deal – a loan deal and a long-term solution which gave us the right to exercise an outright buy on him,” he says. “But the player had to consent to the deal. Unfortunately, the player still wanted to do a short-te
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Downs: PSL trying to destabilise us?

Before the start of the second half in last night’s Absa Premiership match, Orlando Pirates lodged a formal complaint against the Brazilians, suggesting that captain Schut was using an expired playing card. Pitso Mosimane hinted at foul play after the match, and now a Sundowns official has lashed out at the PSL, accusing the League of deliberately trying to destabilise the club. “This is a problem for us and it will continue until the PSL gives us Alje Schut’s card for the 2014/15 season,” an official at Chloorkop tells KickOff.com. “When we registered our players before the start of
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Italian Minister claims he is Cursed by African Spirits after Calling First Black Minister an Ape

This story is quite bizarre. Senior Italian politician Roberto Calderoli who sparked outrage when he compared Italy’s first black minister, Congolese-born Cécile Kyenge to an orang-utan (a specie of apes), claims he is under siege from vengeful African spirits. He is considering asking the Pope to recommend an exorcist to fight off the curse. When...
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Meet the 2014 Finalists! 12 Young African Entrepreneurs shortlisted for the $75,000 Anzisha Prize

For the first time ever, African Leadership Academy and The MasterCard Foundation are delighted to have Anzisha Prize finalists from Togo and Ivory Coast, revealing strong growth in entrepreneurship activity amongst youth in West Africa. Five young women are among the 12 finalists in the running for the $75,000 prize money that will be awarded...
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Do You Agree? Research shows Women Who Marry Short Men Have Longer Lasting Relationships

Ladies, if you want a long lasting relationship marry a short man. That is what a new research says. It also states that tall men may want to get married earlier but their marriages don’t as long as men with shorter stature. The research also reveals that short men are more likely to marry much...
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Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie are MARRIED!
LOL! Basketmouth, MTV Base Crew & Celebs remake “Dorobucci” Music Video
Smart Money with Arese: Three Tips For Effectively Running Your Business
Ebola: Health Minister Confirms Death of Doctor in Port Harcourt
Ariyike Writes: Doing ‘Abnormal’ Things For Money
Aww…”Na Baka” star Jeremiah Gyang shares Sweet Photos on 4th Wedding Anniversary
Can You Tell What’s Wrong With this Photo?
New Deputy Governor of Enugu Announced
Toke Makinwa’s Vlog: No Competition
“She is Asking Me Out Now” – Harrysong puts Ex-Girlfriend on Blast
Ebola: Pres. Jonathan Condemns Discrimination Against Nigerians
Miley Cyrus goes Furry & Nude for V Magazine’s “Rebel” Issue!
Kate Henshaw: “If You Want Change, Vote for Me” | Watch
Rotimi Amaechi: 80% of People Fighting Me are those I gave Billions of Naira
Joan Rivers Reportedly in “Critical Condition” | Stops Breathing During Surgery
Karen Igho is Back! Speaks on Ebola in First Appearance since Cancer Scare & Engagement | Watch
Mathew Knowles says Elevator Incident with Solange & Jay Z was a “Jedi Mind Trick” to sell Tour Tickets – Video
Fola Daniel Adelesi: Avoiding The Pit of Depression
Anambra State Pays Last Respect to Late Dora Akunyili – Photos
ISIS Executes Syrian Troops after Capturing Airbase
Model Chika Emmanuella is a Beautiful “Girl on a Mission” for Savvy & Chic’s 3rd Quarter Issue
Events This Weekend
It’s a Hair Affair! GK Dream Hair Celebrates its 1 Year Anniversary with Family & Friends
It’s a Family Affair! Cousins go Head-to-Head for the Winning Prize on “Star the Winner Is”!
Grow your Enterprise & Network at Connect Nigeria’s e-Business Fair this October in Lagos!
First Look at MBGN 2013 Anna Ebiere Banner’s Hot New Shoot
My Dad Still Don’t Support My Music—Olamide

Health

Jonathan Launches National Electronic Identity Card


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Scientists spot genetic clues to Crohn’s disease

A new genetic discovery about Crohn’s disease could lead to different ways to fight the bowel disorder, researchers report. The scientists pinpointed chemical changes in Crohn’s patients’ DNA that affect how their genes work, and said these changes can be detected in blood samples. Along with raising the possibility of a simple diagnostic test for... [Read...
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Searching for a People-centred Devt Agenda


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Entertainment

Music: How hotter can Coal get?

What is the relationship between making a hit and being with Jazzy? Wande Coal’s new work will explain. Yes! It’s like hit-bangers in Nigeria don’t wait for each other to gain prominence before one outwits the other. Nigeria has now become an elbow room, as each song continues to scream “Give me my space!” From...
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Jeremiah Gyang and wife celebrate 4th anniversary

Music producer, artist and songwriter, Jeremiah Gyang, on Thursday, celebrated a fourth wedding anniversary with his wife, Ladi R. Gyang.
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‘My Warri ex-girlfriend wants me back’ – MTN Ambassador Harrysong

Harrysong has just revealed to NET how a lot of women have been on his case begging him for dates, particularly his ex-girlfriend in Warri who never believed he’ll be a star.
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Technology

Top 10 risks worth considering when expanding into Africa

Companies planning to expand across Africa must make a concerted effort to understand the risks, and not assume they “know” Africa, says ContinuitySA.
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Samsung reveals Gear S 3G smartwatch

Samsung Electronics has removed the wrapping off of its latest device, the Samsung Gear S 3G smartwatch. According to Samsung, the device features a 3G connection as well as Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity. The device will essentially allow users to receive notifications from social networks, calendars and applications without needing to have a mobile...
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Young owner of Nairobi Developer School among Anzisha Prize finalists

Martha Chumo, the 19-year-old owner of the Nairobi Developer School, has been chosen among 12 finalists of the Anzisha Prize for Young Entrepreneurs, and will now battle for the US$75,000 prize money.
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