Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, lamented yesterday that mismanagement of resources has been the main problem confronting Nigeria.
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MAIDUGURI—The Islamic sect, Boko Haram, yesterday, slaughtered 74 men and 20 children at Njaba Village in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State for refusing to join the insurgents.
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In his fourth pursuit for the presidency, Muhammadu Buhari is in his old age adopting new patterns of political behaviour. How the rebranding will help him is another matter.
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During an interview monitored on Adaba 88.9 FM, a former Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, spoke on an audio tape about how the June 21, 2014 governorship election was purportedly rigged in the state. JOSIAH OLUWOLE monitored the interview Recently, an audio file was released detailing how the Ekiti 2014 governorship election was... [Read...
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Electoral offences are arguably the most widespread infractions of the law in this season. However, few are ever punished in Nigeria. The most notable are offences leading to the election including violations of campaign expenses and the use of government facilities for campaign.
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Women in Plateau state hardly take the opportunity of challenging men in the political sphere but Mrs. Eunice Sambo, the All Progressives Congress, APC candidate for the Plateau North Senatorial zone has taken the bull by the horns as she is challenging the incumbent governor, Jonah Jang who is aspiring for the same seat on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party.
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The House of Representatives on Thursday proposed that the crude oil benchmark for the 2015 budget should be $54, down from the $65 originally proposed by President Goodluck Jonathan. The Senate, which last week approved the 2015-2017 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper, had settled for $52 as the oil price benchmark. There... [Read...
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Recently, the Bank of Industry took bold steps and solved an aged-long problem of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sectors of the economy.
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Nigeria, Indonesia and Mexico could push the United Kingdom and France out of the top 10 economies of the world by 2050 if they are able to build their institutions to global standards and sustain growth friendly policies, a new report by the PricewaterhouseCooper has said. The report, entitled ‘The world in 2050: Will the... [Read...
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Wide array of celebrities cutting across the socio-economic spectrum of the nation on Thursday poured economiums on the late sports philanthropist Chief Molade Okoya-Thomas.
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Amidst the unfortunate robbery attack on Kano Pillars players that have resulted in the rescheduling of the season’s opener between Heartland of Owerri and champions Kano Pillars, the Nigeria Premier Football League will begin this weekend across the country with mouth-watering fixtures.
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Several stars shone in the 2013/2014 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season to make a name for themselves. Some of the players who hit headlines last season like Emem Eduok, Peter Ebimobowei and Osaguona Ighodalo have since sought greener pastures. Osaguona Ighodalo is another player who the league has lost after a superb season with Enugu Rangers.
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A lot of Nigerian entertainers have been passionately involved with the upcoming elections and Nollywood actress Adunni Ade has also shared her views on the way politics should be handled in Nigeria. She preaches peach and non-violence. 1. To say I am not worried about the outcome of the elections would be a lie. —...
Celebrity news website, TMZ has reported Hollywood actor, Harrison Ford as being ‘seriously injured’ following the crash of a vintage World War II training plane. The Star Wars and Indiana Jones series star, who is also an aviation enthusiast was reported to have been flying the aircraft. News reports say the plane went down at the...
Solange Knowles is known for her effortless style so we are not surprised to see that she is already killing it at the Paris Fashion Week with her looks for Day 1, 2 & 3. The gorgeous singer, songwriter and Creative Director for Puma has attended 3 shows so far and we have all the […]
Starboy boss, Wizkid attracts controversies just like bees are attracted to honey. The youngster who formerly pitched his tent with E.M.E’s Banky W is fast gaining a reputation as a trouble shooter on the social media. In recent times, he has been involved in several Twitter battles with colleagues in the entertainment scene. He had taken on the likes of BankyW, Samklef, Tonto Dike, Saeon, Davido and most recently Skales.
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I started with dancing when I was six. I’ve always had the flair for singing but I didn’t have the courage to do it. I built my confidence by dancing on various stages. At a point, I felt it was high time I started. Professionally, I started singing in 2010. A friend of mine introduced me to his uncle who is a producer. He asked me to sing and he liked it and since then I’ve been going to the studio to record. I don’t really write songs. I just sing as the inspiration comes to my head.
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Botswana Fibre Networks (BoFiNet) is set to bring together stakeholders to share information on current projects status for the Fibre-to-the-X and Wholesale Wi-Fi.
Safaricom has opened its first state-of-the-art equipment hub in Eldoret in a move that is aimed at enhancing network quality in the North Rift region.
Malawi has developed an innovative and highly successful interactive communications campaign in a quest to solve problems surrounding public health in the country.