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Kano Military Hospital for upgrade

The Armed Forces Specialist Hospital, Kano is set for an upgrade, the newly appointed director of the hospital, Brigadier General Patrick Adebayo Falola said. Falola, made the disclosure in Kano yesterday, while addressing community leaders under the aegis of Non-Indigenes Community Leaders Association, Kano, who visited him in his office. He said that the military...
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Eser workers lament staff victimisation

Staff of the contracting firm, rehabilitating the Eastern Railway line from Port Harcourt to Makrudi, Eser West Africa Limited, has complained of victimisation of workers by the company. The workers also alleged plot by the company to deny them their legitimate severance benefit and other entitlement, as the company winds up its operation in Nigeria...
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Six die in Adamawa road crashes

Six People were killed in two separate road crashes along Yola/Numan high way on Wednesday, Head of Operations Federal Road Safety Corp, FRSC, Mohammadu Kaigama Kabo said. Kabo who made the disclosure to newsmen in Yola yesterday, attributed the accidents to over speeding, adding that his organisation has stepped up sensitisation to avert further occurrence...
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Politics

Buhari’s chartered aircraft barred from landing in Makurdi Airport

There are reports that chartered aircraft conveying former Head of State and All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential aspirant, Gen. Mohammadu Buhari (rtd) and his entourage, was on Wednesday allegedly denied landing rights by the authorities of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, in Makurdi, Benue State. According to a Vanguard report, Gen. Buhari, alongside […]Buhari’s chartered aircraft barred from landing in Makurdi Airport...
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Delta: It’s me versus all others — Okocha

BUSINESSMAN, philanthropist and governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, Chief Peter Eloka Okocha, in an interaction with editors of Vanguard Media Limited, during a courtesy visit, outlined his vision, mission and plans for Delta State and how he hopes to actualise themThe post Delta: It’s me versus all others — Okocha appeared first on Vanguard News....
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PDP’ll not rule Lagos, says Oba Akiolu

The traditional ruler of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, on Wednesday, in Abuja, said that the Peoples Democratic Party would not rule Lagos State. Akiolu spoke during the presentation of two books, “The story of my two worlds: Challenges, experiences,” and “A life of service and grace: Shared perspectives.” “The story of my two worlds: Challenges,... [Read...
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Business

NLNG’s subsidy on cooking gas hits $50m

The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited has subsidised Liquefied Petroleum Gas (cooking gas) to the tune of $50m since the commencement of its intervention scheme on the product nationally. The firm, which currently supplies some 80 per cent of the total cooking gas consumed by Nigerians, restated that it remained committed to increasing domestic cooking... [Read...
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Nigeria’s oil fortunes face terrorism threat –Dangote

Africa’s richest man and founder, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has raised the alarm over rising threats to Nigeria’s oil and gas fortunes owing to the rising spate of terrorism in the country. He said the windows of opportunities created for Nigeria and other countries in the region by the worsening instability in the Middle East,... [Read...
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World oil markets await OPEC decision today

As the meeting between Saudi Arabia, Venezuela, Russia and Mexico on Tuesday failed to achieve a consensus on whether to cut production, world oil markets, oil-dependent economies and investors are increasingly looking forward to the outcome of today’s meeting of the Organisation of Petroleum-Exporting Countries. A cut in production by OPEC, which supplies a third... [Read...
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Azura Power signs $890m contract for 450MW IPP
Eaton signs deal with Somotex Nigeria
Nigeria gets $10bn Total’s investment in five years
Alison-Madueke elected first OPEC female president
Inching Towards Opposition, Obasanjo Takes on Jonathan Again
Oil slump reveals structural defects in Nigerian economy
Rungas, German firm to build LPG cylinders locally
Police Arrest Dangote Impersonator, Plotted to Abduct Beauty Queen
Why SEC is designing 10-year capital market plan
Deputy CBN Governor says naira not devalued
CBN: Monetary Policies Meant to Curb Frivolous Dollar Demand
86 companies to get recognition for dividend payment
Boko Haram Kills 20 Villagers Near Chibok
A SWOT Analysis of The Electric Power Sector One Year after Handover to the Private Sector (continued)
APC Anoints Peterside as Rivers Gubernatorial Candidate
PDP Screens Jonathan, Balewa, Insists Elections Must Hold in North-east
HSBC, Goldman sued for allegedly fixing metal price
2011 Bonga oil spill: Reps ask Shell to pay $3.6bn compensation, penalty
Manufacturers lament increase of monetary policy rate
Why cash reserve ratio was raised–CBN
Weak non-oil export sector dampens possible naira devaluation gains
Fitch: Naira move impact limited for banks, but FX risks high endorsement policy
Stock investors still cautious despite MPC decisions
NEXIM Bank offers N300bn loan guarantee to exporters
14-year-old Bride Killed Her Husband, Witness Tells Kano Court
Police to Carry out Mock Security Exercise in Abuja
Unconnected villages to national grid to have 3 solar energy projects, says power minister

Sports

“Ronaldo winning Ballon d’Or was all politics” – Ribery

Franck Ribery has questioned FIFA for awarding Cristiano Ronaldo the 2013 Ballon d’Or prize and claims that the winner is now decided by politics. The Bayern Munich winger lost to Ronaldo last year, despite guiding the Bundesliga side to a historic treble. Ribery is not on this year’s 23-man shortlist and says the award has […]“Ronaldo winning Ballon d’Or was all politics” – Ribery...
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Robben rues Bayern loss

Arjen Robben admitted Bayern Munich were “brutally punished” by Sergio Aguero as Manchester City fought back to win 3-2 in their Champions League clash at the Etihad Stadium, AFP reports. Bayern were 2-1 in front and looking comfortable heading into the final five minutes of the match, despite playing for more than an hour with... [Read...
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NFF will decide on Keshi –Ministry

As the Nigerian sporting community continues to grope in the dark as to the fate of Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi after the country failed to qualify for the 2015 Africa Nations Cup, the Ministry of Sports officials have insisted that only the Nigeria Football Federation can decide the next move. The Director General of... [Read...
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Fashion

Petroleum Minister, Alison-Madueke Elected First OPEC Female President


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Stella Damasus: Actress speaks about Daniel Ademinokan and RMD in new interview

The award winning actress opens up in new interview. She speaks candidly on different aspects of her life.
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Samuel Eto’o Marries Mother of his Kids, Tra Lou Georgette after 10 Years together

Cameroonian soccer star Samuel Eto’o married mother of his kids, Ivorian Tra Lou Georgette in a low key ceremony this week – on Monday 24th November. The footballer reportedly proposed to her in July with a 500,000 Euro diamond ring, although the pair has been traditionally married since 2007. They have now been together for...
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All Set for 2015! See Gen. Muhammadu Buhari’s New Look
Breaking: Diezani Alison-Madueke is OPEC’s First-Ever Female President
Meet the African Queens at the 2014 Miss World Competition!
Ugochi Ukah: I Am What My Grandmother Ate
Sales! Enjoy Great Deals on Designer Clothing & Accessories at TAMRIS Sales & Networking Event this Weekend
I Became an Armed Robber to Pay for my Album – Musician tells Lagos Police
Controversial Singer Maheeda Talks Being Jealous of Tiwa Savage, Having a Child at 17, Her Instagram Nudity & More
Fola Daniel Adelesi: Getting It Right As a Nation
It’s a New Endorsement for Mercy Aigbe! See Her Look While Filming the TV Commercial
Just in Time for the Holidays! Ezinne Chinkata’s Fashion Boutique ‘Zinkata’ debuts Lookbook
New Video: DJ Neptune feat D’Prince – Twerk It
Bonang Matheba Slays her Previdar Mag Cover! Talks Plastic Surgery, Romance & Going International
The Stars Party it up in SA! Stephanie Coker, Praiz, Banky W & More Turn Up for Lynxxx’s Birthday Party
2 Parties, 1 Venue! Vellvett Grill Lounge & Bar Opens in Victoria Island, Lagos this Weekend
British Man Accused of Murdering Kenyan Girlfriend He Met on Facebook
Blessing Okagbare & Igho Otegheri’s Official Wedding Photos!
Charles Novia: Yoruba Ladies Just Might Have the Biggest Butts in Nigeria
Seun Tuyo: Thankful For the Random & Little Things
Akon, Femi Kuti, Angelique Kidjo, Ice Prince, Fally Ipupa, Desmond Elliot, Mafikizolo & More Release an ‘End Ebola’ Campaign Video
Snakes From Stella Oduah’s Undeveloped Properties Invade Felix Duker’s House [Pictures]
Are You Ready? Less Than 24 Hours to the Launch of Talk Show ‘Late Night with Nike Oshinowo’
Outrage in Hungary over Anti-Rape Campaign Video that Suggests Flirtatious Women Cause Rape
Ebola: Health Workers in Sierra Leone Dump Bodies on Street Over Pay Dispute
Would You Dress to Please Your Friends? Taylor Swift says her BFF’s Opinions are Important to her Style
New Video: Ice Prince – That Could Be Us
CHILDREN AND THE RIGHT TO EDUCATION
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Health

The Lessons Beyond the Tears


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Muhammad: Sambo, a Minus for the PDP Ticket


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Bonga Oil Spill: House Orders Shell to Pay $3.6bn Fine


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Entertainment

5 years after marriage, Mr Raw welcomes baby boy

Nigerian indigenous language rapper, Mr Raw Nwanne has announced the birth of his first child, a baby boy, in the early hours of today, Thursday November 27, 2014.
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Beef without end! Another music producer calls out Wizkid

Now, another famed producer has voiced his annoyance and displeasure with the pop star saying ‘I don’t have his time anymore’. This is coming from the popular music Producer Sarz.
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Psquare in closed door meeting following father’s death

Following the death of their father, Late Pa Moses Okoye on Monday, November 24,2014, the singing duo of Peter and Paul Okoye, popularly known as P Square and their siblings were in a closed door meeting yesterday to determine the burial arrangement of the late man.
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Technology

Tigo Pesa users in Tanzania receive $1.8m profit

Telecoms company Tigo today announced its Tigo Pesa mobile money customers would receive the first of its regular quarterly payments worth US$1.8 million.
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NCC gives operators to Jan 2015 to design consumer compensation

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has set up a committee to look into how consumers could be compensated directly by service providers for the depletion of their air time due to poor quality of services (QoS).
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Telecos in Nigeria ordered to compensate subscribers

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has ordered telecoms companies operating in the country to compensate their subscribers. To this effect, it has issued an ultimatum to the telecos to reveal their compensation plan before January 31, 2015.
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