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Muslim youths protect Christians during Christmas service in Kaduna

More than 200 Muslim youth volunteers are part of those protecting Christians during church services to celebrate this year’s Christmas in Kaduna, says Pastor Yohanna Buru. Buru, a cleric of Christ Evangelical Church, Sabon Tasha, Kaduna South, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Kaduna. He confirmed […]Muslim youths protect Christians during Christmas service in Kaduna...
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2015: Osinbajo takes campaign to BRT buses

The Vice-Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo rode on the Lagos State Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) on Christmas day to campaign and woo Nigerians to vote for the presidential candidate of the party, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari in the forthcoming presidential electionThe post 2015: Osinbajo takes campaign to BRT buses appeared first on Vanguard News....
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God will intervene in Ekiti – Adeboye, Kumuyi

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God and Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi, the General Superintendent,Deeper Life Church,Worldwide have predicted a brighter future for Ekiti State, saying God will intervened in solving the various problems confronting the state, otherwise known as the Fountain of KnowledgeThe post God will intervene in Ekiti – Adeboye, Kumuyi appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Osinbajo campaigns in BRT bus, says Nigeria needs Buhari
Incendiary comments by politicians: APC urges Jonathan to lead by example
Wike calls Amaechi “mugu”, says Governor has spent N30bn on APC, Buhari
Synagogue: TB Joshua flies families of South African victims to Lagos
Confusion over Jonathan’s campaign committee
Christmas : No reports of ugly incidents so far – I.G
Passengers stranded at Lagos airports over increased fares
Christmas: Agbaje, others urges Nigerians to remain committed to the nation
Stop sowing seed of discord, Jonathan warns politicians
How we averted terrorist attacks on churches –IGP
Christmas: Recreation parks in FCT record low turnout
2015: Activists task INEC to disqualify Jonathan, PDP over N21bn donation
Man drowns in Lagos on Christmas Day
Insurgency: Sultan canvasses for access to education for youth
PDP submits Isiaka’s name as Ogun gov candidate
Ban criticises Sudan for expelling UN coordinator
Nigerians to pay more for electricity as NERC sets January 1 date
PDP must be voted out to salvage Nigeria – Aregbesola
Shafi’i Hamidu: Piece of peace – 2015 elections
Osinbajo campaigns in Lagos BRT bus
Boko Haram: Swell Christmas for forgotten victims as Prophetess Nonnie, others
Pellegrini unhappy to lose Yaya Toure for AFCON 2015
Ba dropped from Senegal Nations Cup squad
Shippers’ Association set to flush out quacks
AUMTC to buy 100 new buses to boost mass transportation in Abuja
Christmas: Police frustrate Bring Back Our Girls protest in Abuja
Al-shabaab attacks AU main base in Mogadishu

Politics

Ogunlewe commends Agbaje, Obanikoro for ending disagreement

A former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, has commended the Lagos State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Jimi Ajagbe, and the immediate past Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, for ending their political dispute. Ogunlewe said this in his Christmas message on Thursday. Ogunlewe said the reconciliation of the... [Read...
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Pay Ekiti workers their salaries, APC tells Fayose

The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has slammed Governor Ayodele Fayose for the non-payment of workers’ November and December salaries. The party said it was ungodly for a leader to enjoy Christmas bliss and deny the people their entitlements at the time members of their families look up to them to provide food during... [Read...
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NULGE attacks pro-Fayose lawmakers over LG autonomy

Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees in Ekiti State has accused the Peoples Democratic Party’s faction of the Ekiti State House of Assembly for opposing autonomy for local governments in the ongoing constitution amendment. The union said with the position, it cannot be said that the members were committed to the realisation of a better... [Read...
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Business

Oil revenue falls by N132.5bn in four months

Nigeria witnessed a free fall in its gross oil revenue between June and October 2014 as it plunged by N132.5bn from N602.5bn to N470bn. The latest monthly economic report of the Central Bank of Nigeria showed that although the oil revenue fell by N118.9bn between March and May, it moved up by N32.3bn in June.... [Read...
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Non-oil revenue declined by N329bn in H1 2014

The Federal Government recorded a decline of N329.79bn in gross non-oil revenue receipts in the first six months of this year to N1.08tn from the half year estimate of N1.48trn, according to figures obtained from the Budget Office of the Federation. The 2014 second quarter budget implementation report jointly signed by the Minister of Finance,... [Read...
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Economic crisis, opportunity for Nigeria to grow – Aina

A former President of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Dr. Segun Aina, has said the economic crisis currently rocking the nation is an opportunity for political office holders and stakeholders to review policies and make the country great in the future. Aina spoke in Otan Ayegbaju, Osun State, where he addressed journalists before... [Read...
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Sports

Toure favourite for fourth title

The Ivory Coast midfielder faces competition from Borussia Dortmund and Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, as well as Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, who plays for Lille.   Toure has collected the award for the last three years, equaling a feat achieved by Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o and Ghana’s Abedi Pele. Victory again would mean he joins Eto’o on four titles overall, but would be the first player to reach that number in consecutive seasons. The award is voted for by the head coaches of the 56 national associations within the African governing body.  The winner will be annou
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Top 10 signings so far this season

Halfway into the 2014/15 season, we look at some of the best signings in no particular order. Issa Sarr [Orlando Pirates] – Bucs fans were understandably worried when Andile Jali left for Belgium, but that’s all in the past thanks to the Senegalese holding midfielder. He’s been described as a “soldier” and “warrior” due to his performances this season and rightly so, because he’s played his heart out. {{image2-left}}Thulani Hlatshwayo [Bidvest Wits] – Tyson has not missed a League match for the Students all season and Gavin Hunt has also handed him the captain’s armband. He
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‘Chelsea will pip Manchester City to title’

Chelsea will prevail over Manchester City in the “two-horse” Premier League title race, according to former Blues boss Tommy Docherty, but it will go down “right to the wire,” Soccerway reports. At one stage earlier in the season, Chelsea held an eight-point advantage over their rivals. That was after Jose Mourinho’s men had made an... [Read...
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Fashion

Tiwa Savage, Seyi Shay, Osas Ighodaro, Tosyn Bucknor & More Listed as the Sexiest Women on Official Naija Top Ten

The Nigerian entertainment industry is blessed with a whole lot of gorgeous woman and MTV Base has listed the sexiest women on their official Naija top ten countdown. The special Christmas edition showcased the best of Official Naija Top Ten in 2014 with throwback to some massive hit tracks, chart-toppers and special moments from previous...
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Rita Dominic Hosts OC Ukeje, Sharon Ojong, IK Osakioduwa, DJ Sose and more to Christmas Dinner

The stars sure know how to celebrate together. Rita Dominic hosts a Christmas dinner every year and this year she stepped up to the plate again, inviting several people such as OC Ukeje, Sharon Ojong, IK Osakioduwa, DJ Sose, Bizzle, Praiz, Vivian Okafor, Adebola Williams, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Wana Sambo, Mike Ezuruonye and more. It...
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So Adorable! Mercy Aigbe-Gentry and Her Son Step Out for a Birthday Party

Mercy Aigbe-Gentry and her son are simply too cute. The Nollywood actress stepped out for her best friend’s daughter’s birthday party and she took her son along. On her Instagram page she posted a few pictures of adorable poses with her son. Photo Credit: Instagram
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BN Beauty: Get This Look – “Smoked Plum” | ThatIgboChick
Glam & Green! All About Chika Ike’s Dress to ‘Miss Teacher’ Movie Premiere
Red Carpet Photos! Alex Ekubo, Belinda Effah, Joseph Benjamin, Jude Okoye & More Attend ‘Folly’ Movie Premiere
Love Good Music? Spend the Day with MOBO Award-Winner Rachael Kerr Live at the Waterbrook Church
New Video: Obiora Obiwon – Pour Your Love
Rotimi Amaechi: Rivers State Governor accused of spending N30bn on Buhari’s campaign
2014 Epilogues: From Sixteen to Eight – Atoke’s Topaz
New Music: Myro - Ocha
#ChocParty2014: ChocBoy brand set to paint Ibadan brown
Pastor Kumuyi: Deeper Life founder cautions politicians ahead of 2015 elections
Desmond Elliot: Actor and wife celebrate 11th wedding anniversary
Josh Smith excited to join Houston Rockets
2015 Elections: Osinbajo campaigns on BRT, takes selfies in Lekki
Afrocandy: Porn star strips down for Christmas
Ayiri Emami: Billionaire and wife celebrate 5th anniversary
Saro The Musical 2: Show opens at Muson Center in grand style with Gen Buhari and others in attendance
Breasty Christmas: Cossy Orjiakor spills giant boobs in Santa semi-nudes
In Sweden: 5 Muslims injured in Mosque fire attack on Christmas day
New Music: Phyno x Runtown - Banging
Morning Teaser: Would you support your spouse to borrow money to celebrate Christmas?
AFCON 2015: Elephants of Cote D’Ivoire get 3.2bn for Nations Cup preparation
Wicked World: Step father strangles, skins 19-year-old girl for fear she would report to her mother he molested her
Crucify Him: Widow whose husband was killed by police officer wants justice
New Music: Oritsefemi - Igbeyawo
Christmas Tragedy: Trailer crushes 5 to death in Delta
Synagogue Building Collapse: T.B. Joshua invites families of collapse victims to spend holidays in Nigeria
Joseph and Adaeze Yobo: Couple host friends to Christmas dinner [PHOTOS]

Health

National Health Bill: NMA, PSN, others harp on effective implementation

By Chioma Obinna, Favour Nnabugwu & Victoria Ojeme Months after agitation  for the assent of the Revised National Health Bill trailed it’s passage by the Senate, healthcare professionals have commended President Goodluck Jonathan for signed the much awaited Bill into law. However, they urged the Federal government to ensure quick implementation of the Act. TheThe post National Health Bill: NMA, PSN, others harp on effective implementation appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Nigeria: Confronting the Challenges


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Passing the National Health Bill: a Giant Leap Forward


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Entertainment

NET Exclusive: Ayo Shonaiya reacts to recent ‘bashing’ of D’banj in the media

With the recent debt allegations levelled against Kokomaster, D’banj and his silence on the issue, a close ally of the DB Records boss has come out to bare his mind on the issue.
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Vincent Enyeama in final 3-man shortlist for CAF Footballer of the Year award

Super Eagles of Nigeria Captain and goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, has made it to the final stage of the CAF African Footballer of the Year award.
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5 memorable celebrity kisses of 2014

In the course of the year, a couple of celebrities were pictured kissing their partners in public and NET brings you 5 pictures of the most memorable celebrity kisses of 2014 here...
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Tiwa Savage, Seyi Shay, Osas Ighodaro among sexiest females in 2014
Olamide, Phyno, Davido, others listed as MTV Base Hottest Male Celebs of 2014
DJ Cuppy and siblings visit grandmum for Christmas
Watch MTV VJs, Ehiz and Stephanie freestyle on OfficialNaijaTopTen
Video: Davido talks about Live In Gidi
Cossy Orjiakor strips down to her underwear for sexy Christmas pics
Password - Merry Christmas Baby ft. Tonye, Shaydee, Geoffrey Oji & Shaydee
T.B Joshua to fly in family members of church collapse victims for holiday in Nigeria
Photos: Buhari''s running mate storms Palms Lekki, takes selfies with shoppers
Photos: Startling confessions of a female witchdoctor
FirstBank Savings Bonanza: A promise kept
Proud moment! Femi Kuti and son Made perform together on stage
Africa's Richest Woman Folorunsho Alakija covers Hello! magazine
Aww...read Nigerian Military's Christmas message to Nigerians
Warri billionaire Ayiri Emami and wife, Asba, celebrate 3rd wedding anniversary
Photo: Two Storey building on Fire in Okota, Lagos
Photos: Bruce Jenner lets his long, wavy hair down
Desmond Elliot and wife celebrate 11 years wedding anniversary
Photo: Medical doctor burnt to death on Christmas day in Ondo
Tiwa Savage, Seyi Shay, Osas Ighodaro, make sexiest females list
Contagious passion on Game On as the first contestant is evicted from the show
Rukky Sanda shows off tattoo close to butt in new Christmas snap
Photos: Joseph & Adaeze Yobo host family & friends to Christmas dinner
Asari Dokubo shades Gen. Buhari as he campaigns for GEJ
Getting back into shape...
Teleworld opens Geek Centre, becomes one-stop technology super store
Tweets and photo of child abuse in Calabar

Technology

Construction starts on Congo-Gabon fibre optic network

The telecommunications ministers of Central African neighbours Congo Brazzaville and Gabon have laid the first stone at the Lekoko border crossing to mark the start of the construction of the fibre optic network that will link the two countries.
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DTT: How will Gabon fund its process?

Dark clouds seem to be covering the process of digital migration in Gabon as the issue of funding appears to be on everyone’s lips, from broadcasters to the man on the street who are wondering if the country will meet the June 2015 deadline.
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IT News Africa: Top Stories of the Week

Christmas has come and gone; however, we are now slowly moving out of 2014 and into 2015. With 2014 almost over, we take a look at this week’s top tech articles. Looking towards Kenya, Nokia staff have been spared the axe in Microsoft’s global retrenchment plan. Also gracing the headlines this week, IT News...
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