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Why Tambuwal dumped PDP

Since the speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal whose middle name simply means the’ Guardian of the Fate’ emerged the first among equals in the 7th Assembly on June 6, 2011, he had a game plan as to how to checkmate the onslaught of his party, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.The post Why Tambuwal dumped PDP appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Keshi invites Ike Uche after saying striker will never play under him

After swearing that he will never invite Ikechukwu Uche to play for the Eagles as long as he remains coach, Stephen Keshi yesterday ate his words after inviting the Villarreal forward for this month’s 2015 Cup of Nations qualifying matches against the Red Devils of Congo and Bafana Bafana of South Africa.The post Keshi invites Ike Uche after saying striker will never play under him appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Mubi Attack: Terrorists kill Emir’s son, torch Badeh’s house

Following Wednesday’s attack by Boko Haram terrorists on Mubi, the economic nerve center of Adamawa State and the subsequent attacks on Thursday, reports said yesterday that the house of the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh has been burnt down.The post Mubi Attack: Terrorists kill Emir’s son, torch Badeh’s house appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Politics

We’ll work for all tribes living in Lagos – Ambode

Akinwumi Ambode, arguably the most prominent of members of the All People’s Congress (APC) who aspire to be governor in Lagos next year formally declared his interest in the race Friday, October 24. The event which took place at the Onikan Stadium in the heart of Lagos was witnessed by an estimated 30,000 crowd of party faithful, who started congregating as early as 6 am on the said day.The post We’ll work for all tribes living in Lagos – Ambode appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Intrigues as govs, senators engage in swap contest

As the 2015 general elections draw near, many second term governors have declared their intention to contest for Senatorial seats amid tough opposition from serving senators, Fisayo Falodi writes Some state governors and senators are desperate to swap elective offices in the 2015 general elections for the purpose of remaining in the corridors of power.... [Read...
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Ondo crisis confirms PDP’s disregard for court orders –Alabi

In this interview with OLUWOLE JOSIAH, the Chairman of the dissolved Ondo PDP executive committee, Ebenezer Alabi, says his committee remains the authentic one in the state How would you describe the dissolution of the Peoples Democratic Party executive committee in Ondo State? It was quite unfortunate. I have issued a statement to that effect.... [Read...
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Tambuwal: Was it desperation or not?
Buhari and controversy of APC nomination forms
Report on human rights abuses exaggerated –Beni Lar
Boko Haram invasion of Mubi: Jonathan not worthy of being Commander-in-Chief – Atiku
PDP ‘mad’ at Deputy Speaker for privately hosting Tambuwal
CNPP dares Jonathan: “Declare your assets like you revealed donations for PDP form”
Lawmaker sacks wife for contesting his seat
Battle for Mubi Rages, Military Ramps up Counter-Attack
PDP chief alleges plot to rig Abia delegate poll
Rivers: Factional PDP members hold rally against Wike, Obuah
Osun Election: Tribunal to rule on Omisore’s petition Monday
Citing Constitutional Powers, FG Moves to Oust Tambuwal
Shasore: Possible game changer
Dissolved Ondo PDP Exco vows to conduct congress on Saturday
Attempt to burn Rivers PDP secretariat foiled
Crisis Hits Ekiti PDP as Arise Accuses Fayose of Imposition
Enugu Government denies report that Mu’azu, PDP NWC snubbed Chime
Jonathan Picks up Nomination Form, Pledges to Redouble Efforts
Jonathan’s Second Term Not Negotiable, Says Arthur Eze
Emir of Kano, Sanusi Mohammed II Visits Jonathan
Nigerian Father Sues after Ebola Fears Keep Daughter from Connecticut School
NJC Recommends Mohammed to Jonathan for Appointment as CJN
Ambassador Ogwu Loses Husband
Court Upholds BBOG Group’s Right to Peaceful Assembly
Mimiko, PDP leaders begin implementation of agreements
Alison-Maduke’s Sister, German National Regain Freedom from Kidnappers
Nasarawa Crisis is Political, Says Deputy Governor

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Tambuwal Goes to Court to Save His Seat, Wants Security Restored


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Jonathan: Nigeria Will Join 20 Most Developed Countries by 2020


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Youths Display 41 Decapitated Heads of Slain Boko Haram Terrorists


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Sports

Suarez set for home debut

Luis Suarez will make his competitive home debut as La Liga leaders Barcelona look to put the disappointment of their defeat to Real Madrid last weekend behind them against Celta Vigo on Saturday, AFP reports. The Catalans’ defeat at the Santiago Bernabeu was their first in the league since coach Luis Enrique left Celta in... [Read...
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After falling to France in Brazil, Keshi roared: Nothing will make me coach Eagles again

Shortly after the Super Eagles were eliminated  from the Brazil 2014 World Cup , Coach Stephen Keshi granted a widely published interview saying that not even President Goodluck Jonathan could make him coach the Eagles again. His contracted ended with the World Cup he past Aminu Maigari board was not ready to renew his contractThe post After falling to France in Brazil, Keshi roared: Nothing will make me coach Eagles again appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Oshoala: I may not play in Canada

Congratulations Oshoala. You were in Canada for the U-20 World Cup, although you did not win the trophy with Nigeria, you emerged the MVP of the tournament.The post Oshoala: I may not play in Canada appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Fashion

Tomas Berdych, Milos Raonic, Kei Nishikori qualify for ATP World Tour Finals

World number five Tomas Berdych secured a fifth straight appearance at the ATP World Tour Finals on Friday, with a win over Kevin Anderson.
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Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin vows to play on after hurting shoulder

Australia wicketkeeper Brad Haddin refused to have a scan on his shoulder after hurting it on Friday during the second Test versus Pakistan.
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Russell Westbrook facing surgery

The Oklahoma City Thunder are considering operating on injured guard Russell Westbrook, according to general manager Sam Presti.
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Ricky Rubio sticks with Minnesota Timberwolves
Anderson Varejao commits to Cleveland Cavaliers
Klay Thompson signs Golden State Warriors extension
Chicago Cubs sack Rick Renteria, appoint Maddon
CSKA Moscow, Unicaja Malaga stay perfect in Euroleague
Militant Herdsmen, Kidnappers and Oil Thieves as Our Next Monsters after BHs
Do Not Feel Immune to Ebola Virus……….Omotola Warns
Yes! I Have Boyfriend- Weird MC
Tattoos Are Marks Of The Beast- Empress Njamah
I Laugh When People Say I Bleach- Benita Okojie
GTBank Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2014: Designer Showcase: Ella & Gabby (Day 3)
French Montana: Rapper Calls Khloe Kardashian "My Baby Forever"
Lagos Fashion Design Week 2014: Highlights: Best Looks From Lisa Folawiyo, Tsemaye Binitie, IamIsigo... (Day 3)
New Video: Davido - Naughty feat. DJ Arafat
New Music: Mavins - Looku Looku
Photo of the Day: Oluchi Orlandi plays Army Captain For Halloween
Abubakar Shekau: Boko Haram Leader Dismisses Claims Of Ceasefire Deal
GIAMA 2014: Ini Edo, Uti Nwachukwu, Alex Ekubo, Others at 3rd Edition
Laid To Rest: Senzo Meyiwa Burial Begins At 11am Nigerian Time
Rafael Benitez calls for focus to be on football
Marcelo Bielsa plays down Andre-Pierre Gignac, Brice Dja Djedje dispute
New Zealand snatch late Four Nations win over Samoa
Preferment wins Victoria Derby
San Antonio Spurs shocked in Phoenix, LeBron James stars
Detroit Red Wings blitz downs Los Angeles Kings, Ducks win in overtime
Medical Miracle: Indian Doctors Perform Heart Surgery On Unborn Baby
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Health

Suya and the cancer controversy

The controversy surrounding the link between consumption of barbecued or roasted meat and the risk of development of cancer is as old as the hills. In Nigeria, the local skewered savoury beef or chicken popularly called  Suya, carries the can. Traditionally prepared by the Hausa, the thinly sliced meat is garnished in a complex mixtureThe post Suya and the cancer controversy appeared first on Vanguard News....
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The Best Thing That Happened to Our Power Sector was Privatization


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Marking A Fulfilled Civil Service Career at 60


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Entertainment

Harvest of music videos for Baseline artistes

The duo of Saeon and Mr Chidoo both signed to the fast growing record label, Baseline, are ready to unveil their music videos.The post Harvest of music videos for Baseline artistes appeared first on Vanguard News....
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What it took me to compose Durosoke – Olamide

Award winning cross overrapper, Olamide has revealed that it took him overnight to write the verses of his hit song, Durosoke. In his words: “I have always had Durosoke since when I recorded the YBNL album. The song didn’t just make the album. It took me overnight close to four or five hours to write the song.”The post What it took me to compose Durosoke – Olamide appeared first on Vanguard News....
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ANCOP President urges global collaboration with Nollywood

President of the Association of Nollywood Core Producers (ANCOP) and Vice President of the International Federation of Film Producers Associations (FIAPF), Comrade Alex Eyengho, has called on the international community to collaborate with the Nigerian film industry popularly called Nollywood, particularly in the areas of co-production, financing, buying, selling and contents distribution which he described as “a fertile ground for potential investors and collaborators.”The post ANCOP President urges global collaboration with Nollywood appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Technology

South African brothers launch Ebola Care app

Two South African brothers have launched the Ebola Care app to aid the fight against Ebola. The app has already been deployed in Liberia by More Than Me, a not-for-profit organisation.
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MTN recognised at Nedbank Sustainable Business Awards

MTN and Fenix International have been recognised at the Nedbank Sustainable Business Awards for a solar charging solution that’s improving the lives of communities without access to electricity and financial services in Uganda and Rwanda. The awards, held in Johannesburg last night, acknowledge businesses that create long-term value for themselves, society, the environment and...
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Uganda: Infocom upgrading Kampala’s International Internet gateway

Owned by Liquid Telecom, Ugandan operator Infocom has revealed that it is set to perform a major upgrade on its international internet gateway. According to the company, it has installed technology that is able to provide 16 times more international internet capacity. The company revealed that one of the major upgrades is the installation...
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