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The script to remove Jonathan

Great wars have often been started with few utterances. So is the unfolding battle of wits between the legislative and executive arms of government in Nigeria. It was the seemingly inconsequential decision of the member representing Kebbe/Tambuwal Federal Constituency, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the party on whose platform he was elected into the House of Representatives that is now snowballing into a monumental battle between the National Assembly and the executive branches of government. Tambuwal who defected is, however, no ordinary member
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I’m out of 2015 Senate race – Gbenga Daniel

LAGOS— Immediate past governor of Ogun State, Otunba Olugbenga Daniel has said that he would no longer contest the 2015 Senatorial election in Ogun State.The post I’m out of 2015 Senate race – Gbenga Daniel appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Rivers APC candidate pledges to sustain Amaechi’s legacies

PORT HARCOURT — Governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC in Rivers State, Mr Dakuku Peterside, has assured that he will consolidate on the success of the administration of Governor Rotimi Amaechi, if elected governor of the state in the 2015 general polls.The post Rivers APC candidate pledges to sustain Amaechi’s legacies appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Cross River 2015: Why Duke and the gang are against Imoke — Idagbo

Barrister Legor Idagbo, a former commissioner in Cross River State is one of the commissioners who left the Governor Liyel Imoke cabinet to seek the governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the forthcoming election. He spoke in an interview on his prospects and recent developments in the stateThe post Cross River 2015: Why Duke and the gang are against Imoke — Idagbo appeared first on Vanguard News....
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APC tackles Fayose over monarchs’ vehicles

The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has faulted Governor Ayo Fayose’s claim on the non-payment of vehicles bought for traditional rulers by the administration of former Governor Kayode Fayemi. The party said the governor’s deliberate distortion of fact to deceive Ekiti people negated statesmanship. Reacting to Fayose’s claim that Fayemi bought cars for traditional... [Read...
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Insurgency is Jonathan’s strategy for tenure elongation – Gaya

In this interview with SUNDAY ABORISADE, the Chairman, Senate Committee on States and Local Governments, Senator Kabiru Gaya, (APC, Kano-South) alleges that the lingering insurgency in the North-East is aimed at elongating President Goodluck Jonathan’s tenure beyond 2015 Why did you oppose the request by President Goodluck Jonathan for an extension of emergency rule in... [Read...
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Obasanjo’s administration took corruption to greater heights – Falae
Abia: 229 PDP aspirants vie for 36 positions
Opadokun demands spending limit for aspirants
Crude Oil Prices Tumble as OPEC Maintains Output, Price War Brews
Okonjo-Iweala: FG to Review Duty Waivers, Others to Shield Economy from External Shocks
Boko Haram Kills 35 in Adamawa Roadside Explosion
Benue: I’m the Idoma bridge to the governorship — Ode
Gunmen Abduct 95-year-old Priest in Benin
UBA Wins Five Awards at Annual Banker Event in London
Governors Shun Court in Suit Challenging Legality of Their Pensions
APC Slams IG over Alleged Partisan Conduct, Calls for His Sack
Senate to Obasanjo: Your False Accusations are Misleading
PVC Cloning: PDP Insists APC Has Case to Answer
Eradicate hunger or quit –Fashola tells politicians
Police: Blame DSS for Weak Charges against Ogwuche
Nda-Isaiah Debunks House Arrest Rumour
Court Refuses to Bar Obanikoro from Contesting PDP Primary
Nigerian women: Amazons marching again
Court Nullifies Anambra PDP Caretaker Committee, Throws out Umana’s Suit against PDP
Bauchi 2015: Why the odds are in my favour — Pate
N4.7bn Fraud: Court to Rule on Babalakin’s Application to Quash Charge Jan 19
Aregbesola Sworn in, Says Enough of PDP-led FG
Unijos VC Confirms Eight Students Shot
Ogoni Youths Protest against APC’s Choice of Consensus Gubernatorial Candidate
Shasore: My Desire to Govern Lagos is Borne out of Passion for Service
You are Jonathan’s Hatchet Man, Wamakko Tells NSA

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Nigeria deploys satellite to detect gas flaring

Due to prevailing cases of gas flaring in the petroleum sector, Nigeria has started using a satellite tracking system to help it bring in more than $1bn yearly in fines for illegal gas flaring. The new gas flare tracker is an online map showing data from a United States National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration satellite... [Read...
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Economy under threat as oil price falls below $73

Efforts by Nigeria and four other members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries to see a reduction in oil production to revive falling oil prices proved abortive on Thursday as the 12-member cartel decided to maintain production quotas. No sooner had word gone out that OPEC at the end of its meeting in Vienna... [Read...
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What does experience have to do with it?

Did you know customers will spend 13 per cent more with a company, where they have a great customer experience? In today’s internet global economy, businesses are trying their best possible to stand out; the customer experience which is difficult to replicate can be a unique differentiator. It is good to get new customers, however... [Read...
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Pinnick: We ‘ll have a new Super Eagles

President of the Nigeria Football Federation Amaju Pinnick says they want to have a new look Super Eagles where ‘new players will come in’ and ‘make the other players sit up’.The post Pinnick: We ‘ll have a new Super Eagles appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Nwosu, Erico, Esin for VCN Cup final

Numerous ex internationals, including Henry Nwosu, former Super Eagles assistant coach, Joe Erico, Etim Esin, Peter Nikietien, Tajudeen Ajide, who is Surulere Local Government chairman, veteran Sports Journalist Paul Bassey, among others will grace the final of the VCN Sports U-15 soccer challenge billed for Friday at the legacy pitch of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.The post Nwosu, Erico, Esin for VCN Cup final appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Eagles stagnant despite Afcon crash

Despite crashing out of AFCON 2015, African champions Nigeria remain the 42nd ranked team in the world and 10th in Africa. The Super Eagles failed to beat South Africa earlier this month and so will not feature at next year’s AFCON to be hosted by Equatorial Guinea.The post Eagles stagnant despite Afcon crash appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Awww…See P.Diddy’s Thanksgiving Card Photo with His Family

The Kardashians release a Christmas card with a family photo each year but this year P.Diddy has beat them to it by releasing a photo of his family at Thanksgiving. In the picture P.Diddy is surrounded by his kids Justin Dior Combs, D’Lila Star Combs, Chance Combs,Christian Casey Combs, Jessie James Combs. He captioned the picture ‘God’s Gifts...
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This is How the Stars Spent Their Thanksgiving | Uche Jumbo, John Dumelo, J Lo, Rihanna, Alicia Keys & More

Everyone got into the spirit of Thanksgiving yesterday, especially the celebrities. There are so many things to be thankful for and as they shared the special day with family, they shared pictures of their personal lives as well. Check on it! Uche Jumbo Lola Ogunnaike Chee Seyi Law John Dumelo Alicia Keys Chris Bosh Jennifer...
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Ausilio praises remarkable Handanovic as Inter edge Dnipro 2-1.

Inter director Piero Ausilio hailed the heroics of Samir Handanovic after his penalty save proved crucial in the 2-1 win over Dnipro.
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Boko Haram: 30 terrorists killed in Borno
Olusegun Obasanjo: Senate says ex-President is lying
Goodluck Jonathan: 63 Senators sign up to impeach president
Boko Haram: 35 feared dead in Adamawa roadside bombing
Rafael Benitez happy to progress
Bishop Oyedepo’s Winners Chapel is not under probe – UK Government
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Dora Akunyili’s Daughter Njideka Crosby Wins Smithsonian American Art Museum’s 2014 James Dicke Prize
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Naira Devaluation Will have Positive & Negative Ripple Effects on Economy – Economist
Kendra Wilkinson Says She Had to be Drunk & High to Sleep with Hugh Hefner!
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Aunty Bella: Miss. My Boyfriend Keeps Malice
Iyanya, Ice Prince, Osas Ighodaro & Uganda’s Flavia Will be hosting the Future Awards Africa 2014
What will you do If You Find out 2 of Your 5 Kids Are Not Yours? Femi Kuti Did A DNA Test and Got a Surprising Result
63 Senators Support Plan to Impeach Pres. Jonathan
A Look Into the Lives of India’s Gated Transgender Community – The “Hijra”
Thousands of Residents Flee 2 Towns in Borno After Receiving Letter from Boko Haram
Lagos Man to Travel Over 600 Miles from Ghana to Nigeria via Bicycle to Raise Funds for Ebola
Nigeria’s Super Eagles Remain 42nd on FIFA World Ranking & 9th in Africa
I want to be president to stop PDP from Destroying Nigeria – Buhari
Another One? Music Producer Sarz Shares He & Wizkid Had a Falling Out, Says ‘He Will Have to Beg Me Cos it was Painful’
Actress, Uche Jombo’s Thanksgiving Dinner (photo)
Actress, Daniella Okeke Begs For Forgiveness
Actress, Mercy Aigbe Dazzles in New TV Commercial (Photos)
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Father From Hell: 3-year-old girl raped, beaten to death by new step-dad


Experts call for comprehensive education of health workers

Experts at a two-day workshop in Lagos have called for comprehensive education of health workers to understand needs of each patient beyond the pathology.The post Experts call for comprehensive education of health workers appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Data website aids Nigeria’s MDGs campaign

An innovative interactive data system has been launched to track information about health care, water and education facilities as a tool to guide funding for local projects towards attaining the Millennium Development Goals, MDGs. Known as the Nigeria MDGs Information System, it is designed to support the Conditional Grants Scheme programme which is a $1.2 billion effort that offers funding, training and guidance for the Local Government Areas related projects to reduce poverty and improve access to health, education and water services for more than 65 million people.The post Data website aids
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Consultancy status: MDCAN faults JOHESU on FG’s circular

The Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria, MDCAN has described the pressure being mounted on government by the Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, over the appointment of its members as consultants as uncalled for.The post Consultancy status: MDCAN faults JOHESU on FG’s circular appeared first on Vanguard News....
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2Face, Oritsefemi, Niyola, others thrill fans at NMVA

This year’s edition of the Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA) held on Wednesday night with titillating performances by 2Face, Oritsefemi, Mr Songs, Joe-el, Skales, Niyola and Mc Galaxy.The post 2Face, Oritsefemi, Niyola, others thrill fans at NMVA appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Lasgidi All Stars concert searches for new co-host!

If this news making waves is anything to go by, then it will be safe to say that the organizers of the Lasgidi All Stars Concert are not happy at the moment.The post Lasgidi All Stars concert searches for new co-host! appeared first on Vanguard News....
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AFCON 2015: Abuja fans sad over Eagles ouster

It is no longer news that come January 17th 2015, when the 30th edition of Africa Cup of Nation AFCON, kicks off, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will be nowhere to be found in faraway Equatorial Guinea Wednesday the 19th November, 2014 was not a pleasant day for the Super Eagles of Nigeria, sport lovers,...
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Tigo Pesa returns TZS 3bn to customers

Tigo Tanzania has announced the first of its regular quarterly payments worth 3bn/- (US $ 1.8 million) to Tigo Pesa users. 
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Gates, Youth Ministry in e-library service deal

The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation is extending its philanthropy gestures to Botswana libraries with an e-library service donation. 
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New ICT equipment for Senegal 2014 high school laureates

A total of 44 high school laureates in Senegal who passed with distinction and excellence were rewarded with bursaries and new ICT equipment in the capital Dakar.
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