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LAGOS RESIDENTS WILL NOT VOTE FOR GEJ – FASHOLA

By Olasunkanmi Akoni and Monsur Olowoopejo Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, yesterday, alleged that President Goodluck Jonathan, since assumption of office in 2011, never responded to the needs of Lagos residents, saying, “at our time of needs, he did not respond to our pleas.” Meantime, the Independent national Electoral Commission, INEC, will today commence The post Lagos residents will not vote for GEJ – Fashola appeared first on Vanguard News....
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APC MEMBERS ARE BUS CONDUCTORS ASKING FOR ‘CHANGE’ – PATIENCE JONATHAN

The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has likened members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to bus conductors who always ask for ‘change’. The opposition party is known for its ‘change’ as campaign slogan. The President’s wife called on all women in the country to come out en mass and vote for the Peoples Democratic […]APC members are bus conductors asking for ‘change’ – Patience Jonathan...
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WE WON’T FORGIVE BUHARI – SOUTH WEST LEADERS ENDORSE JONATHAN

Ahead of the March 28 general elections, prominent Yoruba natives have endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan for another four years. The president got the nods of the Yoruba people during a summit held in Ibadan, the capital city of Oyo State on Thursday. The South-West indigenes at the summit tagged, “The national conference, 2015 elections and […]We won’t forgive Buhari – South West leaders endorse Jonathan...
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“Buhari failed to tell UK audience he loves Boko Haram” – Fani-Kayode
Elections: Fashola tells Jonathan not to expect Lagos votes
POLLS: ‘Jonathan’ll win South West’
Chatham House: 10 amazing quotes from Buhari’s speech
APC says Jonathan’s govt wasted public funds in hiring Chatham House protesters
Breaking news: Ebonyi House serves impeachment notice on Gov Elechi
South East APC congratulates Buhari for repackaging Nigeria
Air Force men brutalize bizman, as Dame Jonathan visits Delta
Jonathan in Delta, assures Nigerians of peace, security
APC Senators raise alarm over alleged presidency plot to send Jega on retirement leave
Court declines to nullify confab report
Why PVC Thefts Should Bother INEC
Election: Nigeria’s next ‘messiah’ is not Jonathan – Popular Ibadan prophet
Two in court for hacking Gov Kwankwaso’s phone
We have demystified the oil industry – Alison-Madueke
Canadian troops withdraw after Boko Haram attacks
Jonathan storms Asaba
Positively presidential!
Reps set to investigate non-payment of over N28.3bn import duties by Stallion, others
CBN directs banks to close MDAs’ revenue accounts
Chatham House: APC, Buhari chasing shadows – PDP
N175bn LG allocation: Imo govt replies Ihedioha
[UPDATED] Supreme court orders ex-gov Dariye to face fraud trial
[Pictures] Jonathan visits Mubi, Baga
His dad could be my baby’s father
Police rescue four-year-old girl from kidnappers
Fashola condemns plan to increase import duties

Politics

NIGERIA LISTED AMONG 20 FASTEST GROWING ECONOMIES


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JONATHAN’S VISIT TO LAGOS A WASTE – FASHOLA, AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, and the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in the state, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday, took a swipe at President Goodluck Jonathan for his repeated visits to Lagos ahead of the March 28 presidential election. They said the President was only being deceived by the state leaders of the... [Read...
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MY TIME HAS COME — OGBORU

Idolised by fans as the Peoples General, Chief Great Ogboru had become a rallying platform for opposition to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Delta State. He had in the last decade moved across different political platforms in his quest for the governorship of the state - South-South Rainbow Coalition, SSRC, then the Alliance for Democracy in 2003, the Democratic Peoples Party, DPP in 2007 and 2011, and now Labour Party, LP . Ogboru has continuously captivated popular imagination in Delta, yet has underperformed at the crucial point of counting the votes. Ogboru has, however, pleaded the a
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Governorship election should hold before presidential – Ogboru
APC Senators Allege Plot to Sack Jega Next Week
Afenifere working for Yoruba interest, says Arogbofa
Buhari in London, Says He’s a Reformed Democrat
Jonathan in Baga, Mubi, Boosts Morale of Troops
Where the card reader rejects you
President can’t deploy soldiers for election – Sagay
FRSC Commences Nationwide Clampdown on Rickety Vehicles March 1st
Ebonyi Assembly Passes impeachment Notice to Elechi
Foxy battles in Bauchi
Police Recover Baby Sold for N300,000 by His Father
Northern Igbo Leaders Seek Military Deployment for Elections
Arewa Community in South Endorses Jonathan for Re-election
Prospects for Democratic Consolidation in Africa: Nigeria’s Transition
Another Adamawa Town, Gulak, Liberated from Boko Haram
Between electoral loss and self-exile
NHRC Calls on Jonathan, Buhari to Stop Supporters from Killing Nigerians
Why it won’t be business as usual for election riggers —Okojie, REC, A-Ibom
Leadership tussle: Tambuwal walks tightrope for peace
PVC: Alake appeals over disenfranchising wife, 300,000 others in Egbaland
Groups seek US support to curb violence in Rivers
Ad-hoc staff recruitment: Be neutral, PDP tells Jega

Business

YORUBA LEADERS: WHY WE ARE SUPPORTING JONATHAN’S RE-ELECTION


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POWER SUPPLY DIPS BY 360MW

The supply of electricity to consumers across the country has fallen by 360.88 megawatts in the last one week and the Federal Government has again attributed the development to the vandalism of pipelines that transport gas to power plants. Specifically, the energy sent out to electricity consumers plunged from 3,424.11MW on February 17 to 3,063.23MW... [Read...
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FED COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE, AKURE GETS GRANTS ON CASSAVA PROCESSING

The Cassava: Adding Value for Africa Phase II (CAVA II) grant has been awarded to Federal College of Agriculture, Akure by the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. The post Fed College of Agriculture, Akure gets grants on cassava processing appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Research institutions important to agriculture growth — Maslaha seeds boss
Govt pays no attention to leather industry –Operators
Cashew export grows by 166.7% in eight years
FG contracts must involve indigenous freight forwarding component — NCT
Buhari Urges Supporters to Respect Abuja Peace Accord
FSDH seeks development of REIT industry
FG automates revenue collection at airports
Poll Shift: Borno APC Calls for Arrest of 23 Political Parties’ Leaders
Foreign exchange reserves fall to $31.57bn
Senate Begins Move to Create Parallel Budget Office
FG begins electronic collection of revenue
68% of mid-income earners live in rented houses
NAICOM fines insurance firms N543.69m
South Africa’s ecomony to have two tough years, says finance minister
Exporters reject CBN directive on export proceeds
Navy Arrests Five Beninoise, Four Others for Crude Oil Theft
House Directs IG to Probe Ebonyi Assembly Fire
CBN dismisses rumours of possible raid on domiciliary accounts
New Nigerian Discoveries Boost Exxon Mobil Reserves
2015 elections media campaigns most expensive in history -media analysts
FG contracts must involve indigenous freight forwarding component — NCT
Collaboration exposes businesses globally –Mikado MD
Old Mutual 2014 operating profit rises 16 percent
SA’s Liberty sets sight on Nigeria, others
Firm to invest N60bn in Jos steel mill
Heritage Bank supports lending to SMEs without collateral
FG approves $403m loans for Lagos, Rivers, Ogun, Osun

Sports

IDEYE IS BEST NIGERIAN STRIKER – AMOKACHI

Nigeria caretaker coach Daniel Amokachi says in-form West Brom striker Brown Ideye deserves an international recall. The post Ideye is best Nigerian striker – Amokachi appeared first on Vanguard News....
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GHANA, TOGO FOR LAGOS JUNIOR OPEN GOLF TOURNEY

Ghana, Togo, Senegal and Cote d’Ivoire have confirmed their participation in the maiden Lagos International Junior Open Golf Championship holding from March 13 to 15 at Ikeja Golf Club. The tournament is organised by the Nigeria Golf Federation in conjunction with the Lagos State Government. The 54 holes competition is open to junior players aged... [Read...
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PARMA PLAYERS WASH KIT

Parma players are having to wash their own kit as the financial crisis deepens at the troubled Serie A club. “It’s today’s news,” said Parma captain Alessandro Lucarelli on Tuesday. “From tomorrow onwards, there will no more laundry service; we will take our kit home to wash.” The ANSA news agency also said that dressing-room... [Read...
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Oshonaike targets ITTF World Tour title
Garba picks AYC squad
GTBank Principals Cup: Birrel Avenue school eye history
NFF, Keshi holding Nigeria to ransom – Chukwu
England moves to grab Ibe
Echiejile Dedicates Monaco Win To Fans
EPL Failing European Exams
Europa League: Uche And Joel Obi In, Ambrose Out
Pyagbara sets 20-goal target
Watch out for Eaglets in Chile – Rufai
Manu names Muhammed, 20 others for AYC
Chelsea Hit £40m -A-Year Kits Jackpot
St. Agnes wins Maryland Sports festival
Africa U-17: Eaglets, Guinea to clash again
Niger 2015: Eaglets’ cup miss shocks Shofoluwe
Super Eagles Coach: How far?
Golf: Odoh fades in SA, Africa Open
Amokachi: Ideye Deserves Eagles Recall
Ramos Picks His Three Best Coaches
Amuneke: Our Defeat Is Wake-up Call
Vieira: Iheanacho Will Be Okay
Keshi Reveals New N120m Eagles Offer
Wenger Laments “Suicidal” Gunners
Pillars will win ACL title - Galadima
Egesi rules out upset at Buffles

Fashion

WATCH ‘DOORWAYS’ – AN UPLIFTING SHORT FILM BY OLUWATOSIN COKER

Nigerian filmmaker, Oluwatosin Coker has recently shared his latest project with BellaNaija. Titled ‘Doorways’, the short film stars Emmy award winner Diahnna Nicole Baxter, alongside Elimu Nelson and Matisha Baldwin. Synopsis “Doorways follows the life of Tanya Mark, a 29-year-old African American woman who just survived an abusive relationship, which left her with the impression...
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EBOLA UPDATE: US ENDS MISSION IN LIBERIA

The five-month mission was officially ended on Thursday, February 26, after cases of the disease declined in the West African country.
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IS IT BLACK & BLUE OR WHITE & GOLD? THIS DRESS HAS GOT EVERYONE TALKING ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

When social media gets on a trend it goes hard. Over the past few hours everyone on Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, Facebook and more social media sites have been talking non-stop about the colour of this dress. People are debating about whether its is black and blue or if it is white and gold. This debate has gotten...
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Health Tips: 5 great foods to take while on a weight loss journey
Pres. Jonathan Visits Baga, Borno State & Mubi in Adamawa
Don Jazzy Has Got a Message for the Single Ladies?
Fab Photos! Ramsey Nouah, Mercy Johnson-Okojie, Esama of the Benin Kingdom & More at the Movie Premiere of ‘Thy Will Be Done’
Man in Abia State Arrested for Allegedly Selling 14 Month Old Son for N300,000
BN Beauty: From the Black Panther to a Whitney Houston Tribute! Jackie Aina Celebrates Black History Month with More Tutorials
Piers Morgan: Falling Off the Stage, Madonna, Is God’s Way of Telling You You’re Too Old to Cavort like a H*
BN Bridal Shower: Nelo’s Mamma Mia Garden Soirée
We Just Got Paid! Skuki Brothers Show off their Cash
#SMWLagos – It’s Day 5 of Social Media Week Lagos! See Today’s Schedule for #SMW2015
Wizkid & Tania, Ice Prince & Maima…See All the Fun Guests at the Latest Grill At The Pent!
Mike Omeri: ISIS Recruiting Children of Affluent Nigerians via Social Media
Nasarawa State Government Budgets N1.2 Billion for Students’ Hostels
Toddlewood Takes on the 2015 Oscars! See Adorable Mini-Mes of Jennifer Lopez, Oprah Winfrey, Kevin Hart & More
Divorce: 10 things that can destroy your marriage
BN Pick Your Fave: Tiwa Savage & Tonye in Bridget Awosika
Amstel Malta Hosts Joke Silva, Kunle Afolayan, Ireti Doyle & More Stars at the 2015 AMVCA Nominees Brunch – Reveals 1 Million Naira Cash Up for Grabs for 4 Winners!
Ucheoma Onwutuebe: Shady Sides of Feminism
Jaywon: You See Someone Buy a Car and Post a Picture of the 2015 Model but When You See Him on the Street He’s Driving the 2009 Model
Etisalat Previews Episode One of Nigerian Idols Season 5 at Private Screening in Lagos!
Psquare: Pop star twins support billionaire Tony Elemelu
‘My Everything’! Toyin Aimakhu & Stella Damasus Give Loving Shout-Outs to their Partners
Kanye West Shows a Vulnerable Side as He Breaks down in Tears during BBC Interview
Verve Looks to the Future of African Business! Oluchi, Alex Ekubo & Bez Star in New Campaign
Earl Lloyd: First black NBA player dies at 86
E.M.E & J.PARTIES Present the “Ciroc Life” at Cova, Lagos- Saturday 28 February 2015
“Still Standing”, “Focus”, “Kill the Messenger” & More! Here are the Hit Movies in the Cinemas this Weekend

Health

THE CHALLENGE OF DEMOCRATIC DISCLOSURE

Judged by the expression of tolerance for dissent and adversarial views and positions towards his incumbency, it is difficult to controvert the argument that President Goodluck Jonathan has expanded the frontiers of democracy in Nigeria. ‘He has not engaged in any frontal attack on the formal institutions of democracy and in some cases –such as INEC and the National Human Rights Commission-backed strengthening them. He has signed freedom of information and National health bills into law’ noted the British House of commons. He has done it to such an extent that a citizenry that had g
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ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION HOLDS IN LAGOS ON SATURDAY

Lagosians were on Thursday urged to de-silt the drainage channels within their neighbourhood and dispose of the backlog of refuse during tomorrow’s environmental sanitation billed to hold between 7a.m. and 10a.m. The Commissioner for the Environment, Mr. Tunji Bello, who gave the charge, reminded residents of the need to have a flood-free Lagos during the rainy season this year.
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CASSAVA REPUBLIC’S INVENTIVE PROWESS


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NLC Poll: South-east, South-south Unions Protest Lopsided Allocation of Delegates
Playing Football Frees Ikpeazu from Stress
Group Highlights Benefits of Equipment Leasing

Entertainment

WIZKID TO SKALES: ‘YOU’RE A FOOLISH GUY WITH ZERO BRAIN’

FORMER label mates, Wizkid now Starboy boss, and Baseline Music act, Skales threw caution to the wind during the week and engaged themselves in a war of words on the social media. The latter had accused the former of stealing the beat for his hit song, “Azonto”, claiming also, that he wrote Wizkid’s “Superstar” song. The post Wizkid to Skales: ‘You’re a foolish guy with zero brain’ appeared first on Vanguard News....
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NOLLYWOOD ACTRESS, MOJI OLAIYA CLOCKS 40 TODAY

Born into the family of prominent high life maestro, Sir Victor Olaiya, beautiful Nollywood actress, Moji Olaiya celebrates her 40th birthday today, February 27, 2015.
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VICTORIA KIMANI LANDS NEW MOVIE ROLE

Chocolate City’s East African beauty queen and singer, Victoria Kimani is expanding her involvement in the entertainment industry as she has just landed ‎a role in a movie project titled 7 Inch Curve.
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How Wizkid broke his promise after Twitter spat with Skales
VIDEO: Praiz – ‘Sisi’ feat. Wizkid
‘It’s been hard for me as an actress of colour’ – Halle Berry
VIDEO: Cynthia Morgan – ‘German Juice’
FuturEverything Day1: What now for…Data Artists, Hackers, Beef and some Pudding?
What is the colour of the dress that’s about to break the internet?
I’m one of Majid Michel’s admirers —Cynthia Shalom
Flim should be made with tact, patience -Onyeabor
MUSIC: Collabo: Another side of P-Square
Life of cab operators in Abuja
Why You Need Intimacy in Your Marriage
Cinema: More Nigerians embrace local content
BOOK: Origin of present day woes
How FCT residents spend weekends
UN pageant debuts with charity tours
Photo: Actress Anita Joseph puts her bikini body on display
Stunnah Gee unveils star studded debut EP 'My Passport'
Photos: Life returns to Mubi, Adamawa state
Photos: Fire in Aguda surulere, see aftermath
Our amazing 3 years story. 130, 131, 132 babies and still counting!
Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz loved up in new photo
Children of the rich & affluent in Nigeria are being recruited into ISIS - FG
Last Monday Giveaway LIB winners announced
Federal Palace Hotel & Casino Presents Dinner & Jazz!
Sad occurrence when a lady randomly mentally snaps on the road
Rare photo of former First Lady, Mariam Abacha
"Daniel, my everything" Stella Damasus gushes about her man

Technology

ENERGLOBE LTD. TO HOST AFRICA’S 1ST DEDICATED CIO MINING SUMMIT

The CIO Mining Africa Summit will be held at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice !, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg, on the 21st-22nd May. This landmark event will engage CIO’s, CEO’s & Ministers for the 1st time, to help educate the industry about the importance of the role of IT in Mining, through innovative group...
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IS E-COMMERCE CHALLENGING TRADITIONAL BUSINESS MODELS IN AFRICA?

The rise of e-commerce on the African continent is changing the face of the traditional consumer, and brands need to adapt their business models and strategies in order to remain relevant amongst consumers and avoid a drop in market share. African consumers are increasingly searching online platforms with commercial intent, which include querying prices...
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CONTINUAL SERVICE IMPROVEMENT: KEY TO TACKLING TOP ITSM CHALLENGES

A lack of understanding of ITSM and its impact on business hindered its effectiveness in 2014, says Marval Africa. 
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NIMC moves to accelerate issue of e-ID cards
Terragon Group to unveil African-focused Mobile Advertising Technology at MWC
IT News Africa: Top Tech Stories of the Week
Orange to replace its CDMA network with GSM
Orange & GreenLight Planet to provide solar lighting in Kenya
Africa’s youngest entrepreneurs stand to win $75,000
Samsung donates solar powered Internet School to Mpumalanga
What could a mobile banking revolution mean for SA?
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet leaked ahead of MWC 2015
Zambia: Liquid Telecom launches FTTH
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