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  • NewStella Damasus Speechless As Daughter Takes After Late Husband
    Nollywood actress, Stella Damasus, best known for her social media activism on the challenging issues facing the country, has relaxed her voice as she is now spending it with her daughters in a bid to support their careers.Recently, the actress went…
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  • NewI Gave Maheeda Clothes and Never Had Any Affair………..Ruggedman
    Nigerian rapper, Ruggedman, has cried out to those that care to listen that he is not having any affairs with controversial singer, Maheeda.Ruggedman explain that he only called the singer up because he wanted her to do something for his clothing lin…
    - 12 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 1:49pm -
  • NewI Will Soon Be Getting Married But Not From Nollywood…….Baba Suwe
    Special specie created by God as he best describes himself, comic Nollywood actor, Babatunde Omidina known as Baba Suwe, has disclosed that he will soon be getting married five years after he lost his actress wife, Omoladun.The actor revealed that he…
    - 12 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 1:29pm -
  • NewRita Dominic Reveals Present Relationship Status
    Rita Dominic has revealed her relationship status. The actress said she is dating someone and she is happy that she is in the right place.The 39years old actress who stunned on the cover of Blanck Digital Magazine dishes on her love life. Speaking on…
    - 14 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:25am -
  • NewJubilation Mood, Wizkid Calls LAX Little Brother
    Hip hop singer and Starboy Records boss, Wizkid, is currently in jubilation mood as his fellow label mate L.A.X, graduates with a master degree at the University of Manchester.The Ginger singer recently completed his thesis for his Masters degree, an…
    - 14 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:22am -
  • NewEntertainers Don't Place Their Lovers As Priorities- OAP Gbemi Olateru
    It has become a fast growing trend that celebrities in the entertainment industry date and marry each other, rappers with singers, actors with models or comedians and actresses, managers and artiste, on and on. On Air Personality with Beat FM, Gbemi…
    - 14 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:21am -
  • NewSaidi Balogun Vows Never To Speak To Fathia Balogun Again
    Few years after the rift and the marriage break up of actor Saidi Balogun and actress Fatiha Balogun recently starred in Mercy Aigbes new movie Life After Marriage and that prompted talk among fans and the media that they had reconciled.Saidi Balogun…
    - 14 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:18am -
  • NewPaying Back With Bad, Adds No Value To Your Life………….Actor, Chinedu Ikedieze
    Nollywood actor, Chinedu Ikedieze, has taken his time out to advice fans on how to tolerate one another no matter the situation surrounding them.The actor explained that some people are just out there to bring others down but if one makes the mistake…
    - 14 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:13am -
  • Wives Tears Are Blocking Husband Prayers…….Actor, Nonso Diobi
    Handsome Nollywood actor, Nonso Diobi, after returning from a movie shoot titled Ekuro with Yoruba genius, Odunlade Adekola, decided to tutor married men on how they should treat their wives base on the vow they made.According to actor, most men afte…
    - 1 day ago, 29 Aug 14, 3:33pm -
  • Chris Oyakhilome's Wife, Anita Files For Divorce On Adultery Grounds
    News reaching Nigeriafilms.com from The Cable has it that the dissolution of the marriage between Christ Embassy Church founder, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, and his wife, Rev. Anita Odegwa Oyakhilome, has entered the final phase. His wife, Anita is seek…
    - 1 day ago, 29 Aug 14, 3:19pm -
  • "You Do Not Have To Have University Education To Be Able To Make It" Folorunsho Alakija
    No one would immediately believe that Mrs Folorunsho Alakija one of Africas richest women and chairman of Famfa Oil never had a University education.The mother and entrepreneur revealed on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 while speaking with students of t…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 12:07pm -
  • Davido Lied! He Can’t Afford The Acquisition And Maintenance Of A Private Jet, See Why- Pas Chikero
    Davido Lied He Cant Afford The Acquisition And Maintenance Of A Private Jet, See Why- Pas Chikero Nigerian Entertainers love to create hype with things that only exist in their minds. Psquare once misled Nigerians to believing that they have a privat…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 12:02pm -
  • "The Devil Is Taking It Personal To Attack Marriages" --Mercy Aigbe
    Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe is giving advice to ladies who are not yet married, she said there is no need to rush into marriage and time should be taken to find the right person. The actress also spoke on being happy in a marriage;Ladies should tak…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 10:55am -
  • You Cannot Return Me To My Parents- Tiwa Savage Tells Husband
    With the whole break up saga that goes around celebrity marriages these days, singer, Tiwa Savage-Balogun has intended to stay married no matter what. The singer took to her social media platform to tell her husband that he can not return her to her…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 10:49am -
  • MISTRESS TEARS MOVIE DIRECTOR’S HOME APART
    Another scandal is currently raging in Nollywood. And this time, it involves an elderly movie director who cannot put his two legs in one place. From the South South and on the fair side, this man who has the 5th alphabet beginning his first name can…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 9:47am -
  • Terry G’s Son is First Nigerian Kid to Own an Instagram Account [Pictures]
    With the challenges of unemployment in Nigeria and other challenges, it seems Ginja Master, Terry G, is trying all his best possible to lay a strong foundation for his son so as to follow his trend in entertainment.Terry G known for his crazy dance s…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 9:28am -
  • FASHION POLICE REPORT: I Strongly Disapprove of This Look Tiwa
    Tiwa Savage popularly known as the first lady of Mavin Records, stepped out in this denim piece from the Agbani Darego collection for a friends birthday celebration last week. I dont believe this dress is doing the right, if any favors for her. I kno…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 8:44am -
  • I Don’t Show off My Wealth Because I Need My Fans Love……….Rapper, Reminisce
    Yoruba rapper, Remilekun Shafaru popularly known as Reminisce, says he almost quit music four months before his fortune improved.According to the indigenous rapper, he actually made money after the release of the video Kako Bi Chicken, during the per…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Aug 14, 8:32am -
  • BEAT by Dre: Is D’Banj About to Sign New Deal?
    Koko master, Dbanj is indeed happy with himself as he has been able to win many hearts but in music and outside music.The Nigerian artiste who has featured both in the local and international music scene, seems to be getting it all rosy when it looke…
    - 2 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 7:43pm -
  • BREAKING NEWS: Nasir El-Rufai Mocks Boko Haram Revealed Sponsors: SHERIFF AND IHEJIRIKA
    In a recent interview with Arise TV, Australian hostage negotiator, Stephen Davis, revealed some Nigerians whom he claimed were allegedly behind the sponsoring of the dreaded Boko Haram group in Nigeria.Davis claims the information was disclosed by B…
    - 2 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 6:56pm -
  • Don't Drive My Potential Suitors Away---Juliet Ibrahim
    Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim has been dealing with relationship controversies lately, from her marriage break up to her allege relationship status with her allege ex-lover, IK Ogbonna. Now she is dealing with reports that she is dating the former…
    - 2 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 6:34pm -
  • Actress Omotunde Ogundimu Announces She Have Stopped Bleeding
    Popular yoruba actress Omotunde Ogundimu who was pleading for help few weeks back that she has been carrying fibroid in her womb since her husband died few years back. If you missed the story READ IT HERE. The actress has finally undergone a ...
    - 2 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 6:21pm -
  • Flavour Nabania Expecting First Child, Denies Report
    If gist making the rounds is anything to go by, it means Flavour will soon be a fatherReport has it that the singers girlfriend, Sandra Okagbue who once dated Mikel Obi is allegedly pregnant for him and expecting to deliver soon. We also learnt Okagb…
    - 3 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 1:26pm -
  • How To Defeat Boko Haram: As Exposed By “Abubakar Shekau”
    The Boko Haram terrorist movement released a latest video to update Nigeria on their current status. In it they claimed the formation of a nonsensical caliphate, plagiarizing from the concurrently running operations of fellow loony ISIS terrorists in…
    - 3 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 12:49pm -
  • Immigration Clears Davido for Free Movement
    Skelewu crooner, Davido, have given the Deputy Controller of Immigration, Mr J.O Ajisafe, thumbs up for his effort towards helping position the immigration service.The artiste who was full of joy, gave this hint after he was given a new international…
    - 3 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 12:42pm -
  • Double Celebration For Mercy Johnson As She...
    It is a double celebration for Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson-Okojie and her family this period. Yesterday, August 27, 2014 made her marriage to her husband three years and she shared a lovely message to him, stating that she wants to remain married…
    - 3 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 12:22pm -
  • NEW VIDEO: Jaywon - From Anambra (Nkwa)
    NEW VIDEO: Jaywon - From Anambra Nkwa ...
    - 3 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 11:46am -
  • Video:Sean Tizzle -Perfect Gentleman
    Sean Tizzle finally drops his most anticipated Perfect Gentleman video.Since he began his Journey to success in 2013 with the hit single Sho le ...
    - 3 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 11:41am -
  • Video:Banky W -Jaiye Ori Mi
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  • Girlfriend Who Dumped Harrsong 'Crawls' Back
    It is no news that some girls like ready made guys while some others are ready to grow with the guy than being ready made. Music artiste and song writer, Harrysong has opened up on how being famous has attracted women in his past especially his ex-gi…
    - 3 days ago, 28 Aug 14, 11:16am -

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News@10: APGA Endorses President Jonathan For 2015 Polls
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News@10: PDP Bars Adamawa Deputy Governor From Upcoming Elections
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APGA Endorses President Jonathan For 2015 Polls Pt.13
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  • NewAlgeria: Ukrainian Cargo Plane Crashes
    [Tunis Afrique Presse]Tamanrasset -A cargo plane, en route to Equatorial Guinea, with six Ukrainians and one Russian on board crashed in Algeria's far south early on Saturday killing all 7 crew members, an Algerian Transport Ministry official said.
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:28pm -
  • NewEgypt: Brotherhood Leader's Death Sentence Amended to Life in Prison
    [Aswat Masriya]Cairo -The Giza Criminal Court sentenced on Saturday Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie and seven others to life in prison for inciting clashes outside al-Istiqama Mosque in July 2013.
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:17pm -
  • NewEgypt: Brotherhood Leaders' Trial Over Inciting Violence Postponed
    [Aswat Masriya]Cairo -A Cairo court postponed on Saturday the trial of Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie and 17 other group members over charges of inciting violence to September 8.
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:04pm -
  • NewEgypt: Cairo Court Eases Sentence On Muslim Brotherhood Badie
    [Deutsche Welle]A court has commuted the death sentence against the spiritual leader of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood. In this case, Mohammed Badie will get life in prison, but he has also been sentenced to death in another trial.
    - 7 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 6:49pm -
  • NewSouthern Africa: Lesotho Prime Minister Asks Regional Block to Help Restore Order
    [VOA]Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has called on the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to help restore law and order in the country following an alleged attempted coup by the military on Saturday.
    - 8 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 5:26pm -
  • NewLesotho: Army Denies Lesotho Coup
    [Deutsche Welle]The prime minister of Lesotho has accused the country's army of a coup, something the military has denied. Soldiers in the small African kingdom had seized control of the police headquarters.
    - 8 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 5:18pm -
  • NewLesotho: South Africa Condemns Army Takeover
    [CAJ News]Pretoria -LESOTHO military has seized power from democratically elected Prime Minister Tom Thabane on Saturday, it has emerged.
    - 8 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 5:17pm -
  • NewLesotho: Army Returns to Barracks After Lesotho Coup Bid
    [allAfrica]Cape Town -Lesotho prime minister Tom Thabane fled to South Africa after troops seized police stations in an alleged coup attempt in which one person was killed and an unknown number of others injured, according to news reports from the ca…
    - 13 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 12:49pm -
  • NewLesotho: Reported Coup Attempt in Lesotho
    [VOA]Gunfire was heard in Lesotho early Saturday morning as military units surrounded government buildings, including police offices in the capital.
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  • NewSouth Africa: Tune Me What - Strangers On a Train
    [ThinkAfricaPress]This week's episode began with a story about Leon meeting a random South African on the train into work after they recognised each other's accents. The odds are small that a former bass player for Durban band Arapaho would meet a co…
    - 14 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:23am -
  • NewSouth Africa: Court Rules Against Lengthy Detention of Illegal Migrants
    [SAnews.gov.za]The Department of Home Affairs says it is studying the South Gauteng High Court judgement on the detention of illegal foreigners at the Lindela Deportation Facility.
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  • NewAfrica: Africans Make Good in Hong Kong
    [ThinkAfricaPress]Hong Kong -Becoming a success in Hong Kong isn't easy, but for many African traders the potential to earn big makes it more than worth the effort.
    - 16 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 9:15am -
  • NewLesotho: Army in 'Possible Coup Attempt'
    [Deutsche Welle]Soldiers in the southern African kingdom of Lesotho have seized police headquarters and surrounded government buildings, officials say. The unrest comes after police banned a planned anti-government protest.
    - 17 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 9:02am -
  • NewCameroon: The 10-Year-Old Leading a Family Following the Death of her Parents
    [IFRC]The Timangolo refugee host site in East Cameroon was still under construction when we visited it. More than 700 new refugees from the Gbiti transit site had just been transferred there.
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  • NewSudan: Politics By Declaration
    [African Arguments]Sadiq al-Mahdi, leader of the National Umma Party (NUP) and patron of the Ansar brotherhood, held a brief round of talks earlier this month in Paris with leaders of the rebel Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF), the umbrella organisati…
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  • NewCongo-Kinshasa: MSF Reinforces Response to DRC Ebola Outbreak in Boende
    [MSF]The lead teams from Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) who arrived in the Boende health zone, in Republic democratic of Congo (DRC) 10 days ago were bolstered on Wednesday of this week by the arrival of 17 specialists, including doctors, nurses, l…
    - 17 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 8:16am -
  • NewZimbabwe: Corrupt Ministers Face Jail - Mugabe
    [The Herald]Lloyd Gumbo -Cabinet ministers and senior Government officials must not be corruptible and those caught on the wrong side of the law will be prosecuted, President Mugabe has said. President Mugabe, who is winding up his week-long State vi…
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  • NewSenegal: Senegal Confirms First Ebola Case - Riots Reported in Guinea City
    [VOA]Fears of Ebola spread deeper through West Africa Friday, as Senegal announced its first case and the World Health Organization shuttered its laboratory in Sierra Leone after a healthcare worker became infected with the highly contagious virus.
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  • NewSouth Sudan: In South Sudan, Few Take Their Money to the Bank
    [VOA]Faridah Hussein is one of many people in South Sudan who are wary of banks, don't understand how banks work, or think they don't have enough money to warrant opening an account.
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  • NewNigeria: Nigerians Threaten to Burn Ebola Isolation Units
    [VOA]Abuja -As fears of Ebola spread across West Africa, some Nigerians are rejecting the idea of building Ebola isolation units in their neighbourhoods.
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  • NewAfrica: Recent Boat Tragedies Mark Deadly Journey for Migrants
    [VOA]The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says a series of tragic deaths in the Mediterranean last weekend marks one of the deadliest periods for the year for migrants trying to reach Italy from North Africa.
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  • NewZimbabwe: Lindela Detentions Illegal - SA Court
    [New Zimbabwe]THE Gauteng High Court in South Africa on Thursday ruled that detaining illegal immigrants at Lindela Repatriation Centre for extended periods of time is unlawful and unconstitutional.
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  • NewMadagascar: Locust Swarms Fill Antananarivo Skies
    [VOA]Locust swarms filled the skies over Madagascar's capital this week. However, an expert says it does not mean the locust plague in the nation has returned.
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  • NewSouth Africa: Parliament Outburst Causes Order and Disorder
    [VOA]Johannesburg -The newest party in South Africa's parliament, the Economic Freedom Fighters, or EFF, is facing a two-week suspension after getting into a shouting match with members of the ruling ANC party.
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  • NewSouth Africa: Plan to Move Rhinos May Not Stop Poaching
    [VOA]Kruger Park -South Africa's flagship Kruger Park, home to the world's largest population of rhinos, is on the frontlines of a poaching war. The government has announced a plan to move up to 500 rhinos in an attempt to increase their population a…
    - 18 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:24am -
  • NewMali: Rebel Groups Agree to End Hostilities
    [VOA]Bamako -Rebel groups from northern Mali have agreed to end hostilities and present a united front ahead of negotiations with the Malian government that begin in Algiers next week.
    - 18 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:21am -
  • NewZimbabwe: Infant, Maternal Mortality Rates Drop
    [VOA]Harare -The United Nations is reporting huge improvements in Zimbabwe's prenatal, newborn and maternal health care over the past five years.
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  • NewNigeria: Global Shapers Give New Boost to Community Work in Kano
    [Deutsche Welle]The city of Kano in northern Nigeria is widely regarded as backward and underdeveloped. A group of young people are actively working to change this, despite terror attacks by Boko Haram and political violence.
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  • NewSouth Sudan: UN Halts Flights Following Helicopter Crash
    [VOA]The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has halted flights to Bentiu after a helicopter on a U.N. cargo mission crashed near the town, killing most of the Russian crew, said acting UNMISS head Toby Lanzer on Thursday.
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  • NewMozambique: Renamo Faces Stiff Election Contest
    [AIM]Maputo -An opinion poll undertaken by the Polytechnic University, Mozambique's largest privately owned institution of higher education, suggests that the former rebel movement Renamo is no longer the main opposition force in the country, but has…
    - 18 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:09am -

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  • Alhaji (Dr.) Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar: A Prudent and Far-sighted Administrator

    Alhaji (Dr.) Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar: A Prudent and Far-sighted Administrator

    Tweet Alhaji (Dr.) Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar, the Executive Governor of Zamfara State has dedicated himself to completing structures started by the past administration, an oppo…
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  • Kwara: Three Years of Sustained Prosperity

    Kwara: Three Years of Sustained Prosperity

    Tweet If impact is the measure of good governance, then Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed has excelled since becoming the sixth Executive Governor of Kwara State in 2011. From roads, ed…
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  • Creating Awareness For Cerebral Palsy

    Creating Awareness For Cerebral Palsy

    Tweet Femi Gbadebo, retired Air Vice Marshall and Chairman/CEO of Benola Cerebral Palsy initiative has urged the media in Nigeria to join in the campaign and awareness for cerebral palsy.This was disc…
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  • Police Did Not shoot Anyone on Sunday - Victor Babayemi, PPRO, Ekiti State command

    Police Did Not shoot Anyone on Sunday - Victor Babayemi, PPRO, Ekiti State command

    Tweet The Ekiti State Police Command of the Nigerian Police Force has denied allegations that it killed a supporter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, during the political party's rally, which was…
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  • Jonathan appoints Rufa’i Alkali as political adviser

    Jonathan appoints Rufa’i Alkali as political adviser

    Tweet President Goodluck Jonathan has appointed Rufa’i Alkali, former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as his Special Adviser on Political Affairs. Reuben Abati,…
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  • NIGERIA LOSSES TRILLIONS OF NAIRA FROM NON-PASSAGE OF PIB – NLC

    NIGERIA LOSSES TRILLIONS OF NAIRA FROM NON-PASSAGE OF PIB – NLC

    Tweet   The Nigeria Labour Congress NLC, on Wednesday, June 4, lamented that the non-passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill,  PIB by the National Assembly is making the country loose trillions of…
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  • "Jonathan Runs the Most Corrupt Government in Nigeria's History" -Dino Melaye

    "Jonathan Runs the Most Corrupt Government in Nigeria's History" -Dino Melaye

    Tweet  Dino Melaye, former member of the House of Representatives, has described the present administration under the leadership of Goodluck Jonathan as the worst the country has ever had.Melaye sta…
    - 86 days ago, 5 Jun 14, 6:13pm -
  • 14 Escape Death in Lagos Accident

    14 Escape Death in Lagos Accident

    Tweet Not less than 14 persons narrowly escaped death in the morning hours of Friday as a car rammed into a commercial bus around the Seliat bus stop area, along Egbeda-Idimu road, Lagos State. The…
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  • Boko Haram Kidnaps Two Traditional rulers In Borno

    Boko Haram Kidnaps Two Traditional rulers In Borno

    Tweet Gunmen suspected to be members of the dreaded Boko Haram terrorist sect have kidnapped two prominent Emirs in the troubled Northeastern State of Borno, report says. Ismaila Mamza, Emir of Uba,…
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  • NewSchool where pupils pay teachers’ salary
    Have you ever imagined a scenario where pupils of primary schools pay teachers’ salary? That is the situation in a yet-to-be-approved Government Primary School in Ijoko, Ogun State. It is usually interesting to hear government officials say that ed…
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  • NewFuel economy tips
    At 97 naira per litre, petrol is not something anyone wants to misuse or waste wantonly. Cutting short your trips to the filling station and saving money is necessary. In order for motorists to conserve petrol, here are a few tips they may want to fo…
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  • NewFear of Ebola Virus
    In India, the spirit of plague passed an old man sitting under a tree. The old man Inquired from him, where it was going. The spirit of plague answered the old man that it was going to Benares to kill hundred people. Later, the old man heard that in…
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  • NewAdamawa: PDP disqualifies Acting Governor
    •Clears Ribadu, Marwa, Modibbo, 10 others The ambition of  Adamawa State Acting Governor Umar Fintiri to assume the office in substantive capacity  came crashing down last night. The panel raised by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to screen as…
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  • NewMilitary launches attacks to reclaim Gwoza
    •Five missing policemen back A military operation is underway to reclaim Gwoza, Borno State from Boko Haram, a week after the sect proclaimed the district an Islamic Caliphate. Five of the 27 policemen who went missing during the Boko Haram seizure…
    - 2 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:20pm -
  • NewEbola: CMD warns against improper use of protective equipment
    THE Chief Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owo in Ondo State, Dr. Olufemi Omotoso, has warned health workers in the country against improper handling of personal protective equipment while treating patients suffering from the Ebola vir…
    - 2 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:19pm -
  • NewEbola: 39 foreigners arrested in Lagos hotels
    OFFICERS of the Nigeria Police, the   Nigerian Immigration Services and health officials at the weekend collaborated to arrest 39 foreigners in two hotels on Lagos Island. The arrest of the foreigners, it was gathered, was to prevent possible sprea…
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  • NewAPC in early lead in Niger Senatorial bye-election
    Mr. David Umaru, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in yesterday’s bye-election in the Niger East Senatorial District  shot into early lead as  results began trickling in. Results from Bosso, Chanchaga, Muyan, Rafi and Shiroro local go…
    - 2 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 11:17pm -
  • NewN100m World Cup Fans Village: Firm drags NTDC to EFCC
    A firm, ZA Entertainment Nigeria Limited, has dragged the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) before the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over  the  alleged  failed Nigerian Football Fans Village (NFFV)  at  the 2014 World Cu…
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  • NewDad is now flexible— Kokori’s son

    Dad is now flexible— Kokori’s son

    Kive is a son of a former Secretary-General of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, Chief Frank Kokori. He talks about his father with GBENGA ADENIJI Give a brief profile of yourself. My name is Kive Kokori, the fourth child of Chi…
    - 5 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 1:27am -
  • NewI was shot for not supporting Awolowo — 98-yr-old monarch

    I was shot for not supporting Awolowo — 98-yr-old monarch

    A former teacher and the Oluloro of Iloro-Ekiti, 98-year-old Oba Dr. Michael Ayoola Arowolo II, J.P, tells KAMARUDEEN OGUNDELE his journey in life How old are you and how was growing up like? I am 98 years old. I was born by pagan-parents because the…
    - 15 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 1:17am -
  • New98 year-old man writes first book

    98 year-old man writes first book

    A 98-year-old man from Connecticut just wrote his first book. More remarkable, he was illiterate until he was 96. James Arruda Henry, a retired lobster fisherman, recently completed a 29-chapter, short story account of his life, titled “In a Fisher…
    - 20 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 1:12am -
  • NewDada Pottery: Where women potters hold sway

    Dada Pottery: Where women potters hold sway

    Success Nwogu, who was at the Dada Pottery located in Ilorin, Kwara State, writes about its art, practice and essence While many Nigerians earnestly wish for an improvement in electricity generation and supply not only for industrial purposes and job…
    - 23 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 1:09am -
  • NewNigerians react: Take-over of Gwoza town

    Nigerians react:  Take-over of Gwoza town

    Govt should sit up Can the Boko Haram sect just claim any part of the country it feels like owning? Is there no government? The sect seems to be running things and I won’t be shocked if very soon, it claims the whole state and then starts expanding…
    - 27 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 1:05am -
  • NewEbola kills social life in varsities

    Ebola kills social life in varsities

    Since the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease in Nigeria, things have not remained the same in the nation’s tertiary institutions write Adelani Adepegba, Umar Muhammed, Jude Owuamanam, Simon Utebor, Alexander Okere and Success Nwogu It is noon on t…
    - 41 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:51am -
  • New‘We will cause problems for Arsenal’

    ‘We will cause problems for Arsenal’

    Nigel Pearson believes Leicester City must win against the top sides to secure Premier League survival. Leicester City’s difficult start to the Premier League season is set to get even tougher when they face Arsenal on Sunday, but manager Nigel Pea…
    - 49 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:43am -
  • NewMauri: Lazio are ready for AC Milan

    Mauri: Lazio are ready for AC Milan

    - 50 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:42am -
  • NewGerrard confident ahead of Spurs clash

    Gerrard confident ahead of Spurs clash

    Steven Gerrard insists his side will be up for the challenge presented by high-flying Tottenham Hotspurs when the sides meet on Sunday. Liverpool were defeated 3-1 by Manchester City in week two of the English Premiership and are looking to bounce ba…
    - 50 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:42am -
  • NewConte: Balotelli must improve for Italy

    Conte: Balotelli must improve for Italy

    Italy national team boss Antonio Conte believes that a player’s behaviour as a man is more important than their talent on the pitch and wants Mario Balotelli to improve his attitude. The 24-year-old, who just recently arrived at Liverpool after an…
    - 51 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:41am -
  • NewBarcelona touch at Villarreal

    Barcelona touch at Villarreal

    No fewer than three products of La Masia are currently plying their trade at Villarreal, namely Javier Espinosa, plus brothers Jonathan and Giovani Dos Santos, thus adding a distinct touch of Barça to Marcelino’s ‘Yellow Submarine’. Espinosa j…
    - 51 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:41am -
  • NewDespite ‘NFF’, please say “Cheese”!

    Despite ‘NFF’, please say “Cheese”!

    Many football lovers in Nigeria have probably forgotten how to smile because of goings-on in the Glass-house. Or is it “Burnt-house”? Maybe, the following collection of bloopers, witty retorts, and inspirational sayings in sports will help to kee…
    - 53 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:39am -
  • NewTransfer market: business as usual for Nigerian players

    Transfer market: business as usual for Nigerian players

    No Nigerian player has made a move to a big European side, as the transfer market comes to a close. ’TANA AIYEJINA writes that it has become a trend in recent years to find the country’s stars putting pen to paper for the lesser club sides With j…
    - 54 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:38am -
  • NewI would have been a gospel artiste — Akpeyi

    I would have been a gospel artiste  — Akpeyi

    The Netherlands 2005 U-20 World Cup silver medalist, Daniel Akpeyi, in this interview with ’TANA AIYEJINA talks on why he has played second fiddle as a goalkeeper from the junior to senior national teams and more You moved to Warri Wolves from Hear…
    - 58 mins ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:34am -
  • NewMaigari arrested over NFF fire outbreak — NSC

    Maigari arrested over NFF fire outbreak — NSC

    The National Sports Commission says outgoing President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari, was arrested on Tuesday over the recent fire outbreak at the secretariat. Maigari was reportedly arrested along with General Secretary of the fe…
    - 1 hour ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:26am -
  • NewStoke stun champions City

    Stoke stun champions City

    Stoke City registered their first Premier League victory in Manchester as Mame Biram Diouf’s fine solo effort stunned the champions. The Senegal international and former United striker raced 70 yards before slotting under Joe Hart. The hosts could…
    - 1 hour ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:24am -
  • NewTelecoms Games: Ericsson, others battle for final place

    Telecoms Games: Ericsson, others battle for final place

    Former champions MTN Nigeria will battle LM Ericsson for a final place against archrivals Etisalat, in the football event of the Nigeria Telecoms Games. Ericsson are the surprise team of the tournament after they stunned vastly-improved Airtel 2-1 wi…
    - 1 hour ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:21am -
  • NewChelsea hammer Everton 6-3

    Chelsea hammer Everton 6-3

    Diego Costa scored in the first and last minutes to lead Chelsea to a 6-3 win over Everton in a wild shootout Saturday, leaving the title favourites with maximum points from their opening three matches in the Premier League. Chelsea displayed its new…
    - 1 hour ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:21am -
  • NewMarburg fever

    Marburg fever

    This is another viral haemorrhagic fever that bears a lot of similarity to the Ebola Virus Disease. It is not just similar to the Ebola virus but is so closely related to it that it has been variously described as Ebola’s cousin. It was first obser…
    - 1 hour ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:20am -
  • NewInside First Consultants Hospital

    Inside First Consultants Hospital

    ARUKAINO UMUKORO writes about his visit to the hospital where the late Liberian-American, Patrick Sawyer, who brought the Ebola Virus Disease into Nigeria, was first treated It was a bright Thursday morning. There was no visible signpost to indicate…
    - 1 hour ago, 31 Aug 14, 12:16am -

PM News

  • NewAdamawa Election: PDP disqualifies acting governor

    Adamawa Election: PDP disqualifies acting governor

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has disqualified the acting governor of Adamawa state, Umaru Fintiri, from contesting the state’s 11 October governorship bye-election under its platform. The former Speaker of Adamawa State House of Assembly, who…
    - 5 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 8:30pm -
  • NewAllegri begins Juve title defence with win

    Allegri begins Juve title defence with win

    Massimiliano Allegri silenced the doubters as champions Juventus beat Chievo 1-0 in the former AC Milan coach’s first Serie A game in charge of the Old Lady of Turin. Juventus, who replaced three-time Scudetto winning coach Antonio Conte Allegri in…
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:47pm -
  • NewChelsea beat Everton in thriller

    Chelsea beat Everton in thriller

    Chelsea overpowered Everton 6-3 in a remarkable game on Saturday to preserve their 100 percent record in the Premier League, after Manchester City were stunned by Stoke City. Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea led 2-0, 3-1, and 4-2, but Everton kept coming ba…
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:41pm -
  • New200,000 NYSC members participate in sanitation programme

    200,000 NYSC members participate in sanitation programme

    Brigadier General Johnson Olawumi, Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Saturday, said 200, 000 corps members participated in the monthly sanitation programme across the country. Speaking at the inauguration of the programme in Ak…
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:35pm -
  • New2015 Election: TAN rally attracts thousands for Jonathan

    2015 Election: TAN rally attracts thousands for Jonathan

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Thousands of supporters under the canopy of Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) on Saturday defiled the rain and the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in Port Harcourt to urge President Goodluck Jonathan to contest…
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:26pm -
  • New2015 Election: APGA endorses Jonathan for second term

    2015 Election: APGA endorses Jonathan for second term

    The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on Saturday declared support for President Goodluck Jonathan to run for a second term in 2015. The party made the declaration at a rally and inauguration of Join Jonathan Journey (JJJ), NGO, at Ekwueme Squar…
    - 6 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 7:09pm -
  • NewWhy Gov. Aliyu could not vote at senatorial bye election

    Why Gov. Aliyu could not vote at senatorial bye election

    Governor Babangida Aliyu of Niger could not vote in the Niger East senatorial bye-election on Saturday as he forgot his voters card in Abuja. He said this at the Umaru Musa Polling Unit in Minna, adding that, he would abide by the rule which states t…
    - 7 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 6:27pm -
  • NewRedknapp reveals Remy set for Chelsea switch

    Redknapp reveals Remy set for Chelsea switch

    Chelsea are set to sign France striker Loic Remy from Queens Park Rangers before Monday’s transfer deadline, according to the Hoops manager Harry Redknapp. Remy was set to start for QPR in their 1-0 Premier League win at home to Sunderland on Satur…
    - 7 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 6:08pm -
  • NewOluchi Orlandi set to host fashion show

    Oluchi Orlandi set to host fashion show

    Oluchi Orlandi is set to host the first edition of ‘Le Petite Marche Fashion Show following a successful Le Petit Marche (LPM) outing at the Spitafields in London in May 2014, LPM in collaboration with HauteAfrica.com and Nature’s Gentle Touch, p…
    - 8 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 5:49pm -
  • NewDeploy soldiers against Boko Haram not elections, Tambuwal Tells FG ‎

    Deploy soldiers against Boko Haram not elections, Tambuwal Tells FG ‎

    Jethro Ibileke/Benin Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal on Saturday added his voice to the condemnation against the militarization of election in the country, describing it as “undemocratic”. Tambuwal who made…
    - 8 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 5:34pm -
  • NewMan City stunned as Diouf gives Stoke shock win

    Man City stunned as Diouf gives Stoke shock win

    Manchester City crashed to a shock 1-0 defeat against Stoke as Senegal striker Mame Biram Diouf stunned the Premier League champions on Saturday. Manuel Pellegrini’s team were beaten on home turf for the first time in the league since February than…
    - 9 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 5:01pm -
  • NewZaha helps Warnock mark Palace return in style

    Zaha helps Warnock mark Palace return in style

    Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha celebrated his return to the club with a stoppage-time equaliser as Neil Warnock began his second spell in charge with a dramatic 3-3 draw against Newcastle on Saturday. Warnock’s first act after returning as Pal…
    - 9 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 4:55pm -
  • NewEcuador women turn to boxing to fight sexual violence

    Ecuador women turn to boxing to fight sexual violence

    After surviving a harrowing rape attempt, Any Hurtado took up boxing — and found herself surrounded by other Ecuadoran women using their fists for protection in a country torn by sexual violence. Statistics paint a disturbing picture of the threats…
    - 11 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 2:53pm -
  • New7 die as Ukraine plane crashes in Sahara

    7 die as Ukraine plane crashes in Sahara

    A Ukrainian cargo plane crashed in the Sahara desert early on Saturday, killing all seven people on board, Algeria’s transport ministry said. The Antonov 12, which had come from Glasgow in Scotland and was bound for Equatorial Guinea, came down nea…
    - 11 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 2:38pm -
  • NewSong joins West Ham from Barca on loan

    Song joins West Ham from Barca on loan

    Camerounian midfielder Alex Song has left Barcelona to join West Ham on a season-long loan. Song joined the Catalans two years ago from Arsenal for a fee of £15 million, but has since struggled to hold down a regular place in the first team. The 26-…
    - 11 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 2:22pm -
  • NewSouth Africa warns Lesotho coup ‘shall not be tolerated’

    South Africa warns Lesotho coup ‘shall not be tolerated’

    Regional powerhouse South Africa warned Saturday that it would not tolerate an apparent military coup in Lesotho, after soldiers surrounded the police headquarters and premier’s residence. South Africa “warns that such unconstitutional change of…
    - 11 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 2:04pm -
  • NewTwo Algerian diplomats freed after two years’ captivity in Mali

    Two Algerian diplomats freed after two years’ captivity in Mali

    - 12 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 2:00pm -
  • NewMan United held by Burnley as makes Di Maria debut

    Man United held by Burnley as makes Di Maria debut

    British-record signing Angel di Maria was unable to inspire Manchester United to victory on his debut as they drew 0-0 at Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday. A £59.7 million acquisition from Real Madrid, Di Maria started the game, but despite…
    - 12 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 1:50pm -
  • NewFour Yemen soldiers, 10 Qaeda suspects die in barracks attack

    Four Yemen soldiers, 10 Qaeda suspects die in barracks attack

    A double overnight attack, one a suicide car bombing, by Al Qaeda suspects on a barracks in southeast Yemen killed four soldiers and 10 insurgents dead, a military official told AFP Saturday. The suicide car driver rammed his booby-trapped vehicle in…
    - 12 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 1:11pm -
  • NewAkwa Ibom acquires 14, 900 hectares of land for seaport

    Akwa Ibom acquires 14, 900 hectares of land for seaport

    Akwa Ibom government on Friday said it had acquired 14, 900 hectares of land for the take-off of Ibaka Deep Seaport in Mbo Local Government Area of the state. The state governor, Godswill Akpabio, made this known in Uyo when the chairman of Infrastru…
    - 12 hours ago, 30 Aug 14, 1:06pm -

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