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  • NewNollywood: Fighting the monster called piracy
    On the evening of last week Monday, news filtered into town that the well acclaimed film, October 1 produced by Kunle Afolayan, had been pirated and the pirated copies were billed to be released into the market.I got a call from Alaba saying they hav…
    - 46 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:18pm -
  • NewDavido, MC Galaxy Fight, Getting Messier
    Few days ago, the media was agog over the news of Davidos infamous fight with his buddy in the music industry, MC Galaxy.It was reported Davido and his friend was engaged in public fight at producer, Shizzis studio in Lekki Lagos and gave him the be…
    - 6 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:38am -
  • NewEtcetera Rains Abuse On Igbo Leaders Over The Last General Elections
    Although his an igbo man whose real names are, Pascal Ejikeme, but Etcetera a musician turned writer has come out to lambast and rain abuses on Igbo leaders over what happened in the last general elections conducted weeks ago.His article reads; I was…
    - 6 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:26am -
  • NewI Pray To God To Withstand The Pressure In The House Of Assembly- Desmond Elliot
    It has been a week since Nollywood star actor Desmond Elliot turned Honourable, although the hand over hasnt been official made.But since the results that made him a House of Assembly member was announced, the actor cum directors joy knows no bounds.…
    - 18 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:14am -
  • NewSecret Wedding Alert: Osita Iheme 'Pawpaw' To Marry Ghanaian Girlfriend Soon
    Years after his Nollywood twin, Chinedu Ikedieze Aki signed the dotted lines to his dark and pretty wife, famous Nollywood actor, Osita Iheme better known as Pawpaw is set to wed his beautiful Ghanaian girlfriend.According to Rumours, the funny man m…
    - 23 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:09am -
  • NewToyin Aimakhu Looks Sassy On Blonde
    Becoming more popular for her recent controversial comments and actions, Nollywood actress, Toyin Aimakhu, has decided to make a switch.The talented actress who was recently on set made the switch to look totally different.The light skinned delectabl…
    - 3 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 8:40am -
  • NewIK Ogbonna's Girlfriend Rocks Her 8-Months Baby Bump (Photos)
    Nollywood actor cum model, Ik Ogbonna should have begun a count down as his girlfriend, Sonia, is close to the final lapse of her Pregnancy.The pretty mother-to-be is obviously so excited about motherhood as she keeps flaunting her baby bump on socia…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:13am -
  • NewRita Dominic, Mildred Okwo, Embark On 'Surulere' Journey
    After the huge success of their first feature movie, The meeting, the executive Producers Rita Dominic and Mildred Okwo under The Audrey Silva Company have embarked on a new project titled SurulereThe multiple award winning movie, The Meeting, is th…
    - 12 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 11:59pm -
  • NewTwo Weeks After Birth, Adaeze Yobo Steps Out On A Dinner Date
    Out of excitement for hitting the big 25, Adaeze Yobo stepped out with hubby, Joseph Yobo, just two weeks after giving birth.Adaeze welcomed her second son Jayden 2weeks ago but she seems back in shape already and partying with her Heartthrob.She was…
    - 12 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 11:30pm -
  • NewJonathan rejects foreign troops in fight against Boko Haram
    President Goodluck Jonathan Thursday in Abuja urged the United Nations to focus more on helping Nigeria with the rehabilitation and reconstruction of persons and communities affected by terrorism in Northern Nigeria rather than deploying an internati…
    - 17 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 6:08pm -
  • NewMedia Personality, Sarah Ofili, Hits Back At Blogger
    On-air personality and model, Sarah Ofili has hit back at some online media for trying drag her name through the mud by saying she called Phyno and Olamide joint album wack.The model had earlier bought the joint album of the rappers and demanded that…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 6:00pm -
  • NewLil Kesh Celebrate 'Boo' On Her Birthday
    Yahoo Boy No Laptop YBNL artiste, Lil Kesh, is celebrating the woman who brought him to life today, his mother.The young rapper who dropped the anthem, Shoki called his mother his boo while posting a picture her in his arms. He prayed that she would…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 5:56pm -
  • NewTosyn Bucknor Strange Confession About Her Birth Place
    While many children are born in choice hospitals and others are born in ordinary hospitals, on-air personality, Tosyn Bucknor has revealed that she was born in one of the strangest places.Speaking on the social media platform, My Super Star Story, To…
    - 19 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 4:54pm -
  • NewDavido & His Driver Beat Up MC Galaxy To Pulp At Shizzi’s Studio
    Looks like MC Galaxy and Davido arent cool anymore as they used to be after an indicent happened at Shizzis studio. Below is how LIB is reporting it.An incident happened 2 days that a few industry people have called my attention to and want it public…
    - 19 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 4:32pm -
  • NewLilian Esoro, Ubi Franklin Engagement Drama, More Facts Emerging
    While their fans are still wondering what might be going on with their recent engagement,Triple MG boss Ubi Franklin would soon be a father if his recent Instagram post is anything to go by.Ubi who got engaged to Nollywood actress, Lilian Esoro in Ma…
    - 21 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 2:31pm -
  • NewVideo: I predicted South Africa’s Bloody xenophobic attacks In 2013 – TB Joshua
    A video has surfaced of Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua warning South Africans in July 2013 of a youth revolt in their nation which would result in deaths of certain people. The clip, uploaded to Joshuas popular YouTube channel Emmanuel TV, claims the c…
    - 22 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 1:58pm -
  • NewPatoranking Becomes Alcoholic Drink Ambassador
    With every measure of hard work put into anything, the rewards are usually expected to be satisfying which might be the case for young and talented Nigerian reggae act, Patoranking yet.The Alubarika crooner is definitely reaping the dividends of hard…
    - 22 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 1:43pm -
  • NewCelebrity Birthday: Beverly Naya, John Njamah Celebrate Birthdays
    The younger brother of Empress Njamah and Nollywood actor, John Njamah. is a happy man today as he adds another year, April 17th.He broke into the limelight on the set of Fuji House of Commotions, in which he played the character of Rabiu.He graduate…
    - 22 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 1:38pm -
  • NewSee Mofe Duncan's Message To His Wife-to-be
    Newly engaged actor, Mofe Duncan, has sent out the moral lesson to every lady out there on how to dress and he did not mince words at it all.He bared his mind on the different ways of dressing that the female now dress up nowadays which he did not ap…
    - 22 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 1:32pm -
  • NewPopular Fareedah Of UNIABUJA Involved In Ghastly Auto Accident. Before And After Photos
    Identified for her articulate and bright nature, Fareedah is a 400L student of Law Uniabuja. Shes also the CEO of AngelsChoice Body, Abuja and Yolo Magazine.On her way from the airport last week with a barrister friend, they picked up some students a…
    - 22 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 1:08pm -
  • NewWhat President Buhari Should Do For Entertainment Industry
    Nigerian entertainers were very much a part of the recent electioneering campaigns in the country as they featured prominently in several of the outings, especially those of President Goodluck Jonathan. ANTHONY ADA ABRAHAM, PATIENCE IVIE IHEJIRIKA an…
    - 23 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 12:47pm -
  • NewOlamide Sober Reflection About Da Grin
    Olamide is one rap artiste who has become a favourite with many music lovers in Nigeria after the wide acceptance of his song, Eni Duro which he released some years back.He has become a household name in the rap industry in that some upcoming rappers…
    - 24 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 12:02pm -
  • NewIgbo, Yoruba rivalry killing our film industry – Adenuga
    Foremost film maker, Mr. Wale Adenuga, seeks regeneration in the Nigerian film industry, AKEEM LASISI writesIt is an interesting moment in Nigeria as the current political transition has reached the peak. For many politicians, it is time to abandon t…
    - 24 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 11:45am -
  • How juju forced me out of Govt House, by Ajimobi
    Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi yesterday explained why he relocated from the Government House to his private residence in Ibadan, the state capital.He said he fled because his opponents directed evil traditional sacrifices known as ebo in Yoruba a…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 15, 11:26am -
  • Multichoice: Why we ‘disobeyed’ court’s order on tariff hike
    Multichoice Nigeria has challenged the jurisdiction of the Federal High Court to adjudicate a suit filed against it over the hike in the prices of Digital Satellite Television DSTV and GoTV subscriptions.This was as the plaintiffs filed a contempt ch…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 15, 11:00am -
  • Post Election Palaver: Husbands In Kaduna Send Wives Parking For Voting Rival Party
    Barely one week after the gubernatorial elections, two women in Kaduna State incurred the wrath of their husbands for choosing to vote for candidates of the All Progressives Congress APC.The two middle age men from who hail from Kaninkon community in…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 15, 10:41am -
  • More Trouble In P-Square Villa, As Peter Goes Solo
    There seem to be more trouble and break up looming in Psquare Villa.Barely two days after a new round of family squabbles between PSquare duo of Peter and Paul Okoye, one half of the P-Square music duo, has kicked-off with Dance Nigeria with Peter, a…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 15, 10:39am -
  • Mixed Reactions Trail Time Magazine's Listing Of Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau, Amongst 100 Most Influential People In The World
    The current President-elect of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari as well as three other Nigerians which includes Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, have been named among the worlds 100 most influential people by Time Magazine.The other people on the list ar…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 15, 10:20am -
  • Xenophobia: Nigerian Soon To Be Evacuated From South Africa
    The killing of Nigerians in South Africa due to the ongoing Xenophobic violence has worsened and called for serious attention.Minister of Foreign Affairs, Aminu Wali while addressing pressmen yesterday, Thursday, April 18, has however revealed that…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 15, 10:14am -
  • Kidnapping Is Our Family Business, Says Nanny Kidnapper
    The Lagos State police command has arrested the nanny who kidnapped three kids of same parents from Lawanson, in Surulere area of Lagos State for a period of eight days.Mrs Funmilayo Adeyemi kidnapped the three kids identified as Adaramola, 11 months…
    - 1 day ago, 17 Apr 15, 9:46am -

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  • New‘Buzzwords’ drive African retail boom
    Urbanisation is driving huge investments in mall developments in Africa, but retailers may not have an easy ride in fragmented markets.  Set on the side ...The post ‘Buzzwords’ drive African retail boom appeared first on African Business Magazi…
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  • Breaking stereotypes in Ugandan agriculture
    Entrepreneur Prudence Ukkonika is inspiring her fellow women to build careers in agribusiness, writes Patience Akumu.   Every day in Uganda’s markets, wheelbarrows of leftover ...The post Breaking stereotypes in Ugandan agriculture appeared first…
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  • African financiers meet on sidelines of World Bank spring meetings in Washington D.C.
    Summit to discuss the role of African capital markets in driving investment, growth and economic diversification. Washington DC, 16 April: Finance Ministers from Cote d’Ivoire, ...The post African financiers meet on sidelines of World Bank spring…
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  • OCP targets $1bn bond issue
    Moroccan fertiliser producer OCP is hoping to attract $1bn of funds with its latest bond issue as it targets an expansion. The Casablanca-headquartered phosphate miner ...The post OCP targets $1bn bond issue appeared first on African Business Magazi…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Apr 15, 9:26am -
  • The digital switchover stalls
    Switching to digital TV could free up radio spectrum for mobile broadband, but many African countries will miss a June deadline.  In June 2006, the International ...The post The digital switchover stalls appeared first on African Business Magazine…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Apr 15, 8:23am -
  • Unblocking African deal flow
    A new technology platform hopes to streamline mergers and acquisitions in Africa.  An influx of private equity money and rapid economic growth has driven a surge ...The post Unblocking African deal flow appeared first on African Business Magazine.
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  • Mauritius enters the dispute business
    The Indian Ocean island is trying to establish itself as a centre for international arbitration.  Routinely appearing at the top of African competitiveness and business ...The post Mauritius enters the dispute business appeared first on African Bus…
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  • Water, power…Wi-Fi?
    Treating universal, affordable internet as essential infrastructure could have broad social and economic benefits.  Africa’s urban centres expand, authorities are under pressure to invest in ...The post Water, power…Wi-Fi? appeared first on Afr…
    - 8 days ago, 10 Apr 15, 1:41pm -
  • Metro rail gets off the ground
    Financing and regulation have held back mass transit systems in Africa.  Since the start of the year, commuters trapped in Addis Ababa’s traffic gridlock have ...The post Metro rail gets off the ground appeared first on African Business Magazine.
    - 9 days ago, 9 Apr 15, 8:12am -
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    IC Publications recrute des vendeurs de publicité pour les quatre publications en français du groupe  : New African, Le magazine de l’Afrique African Business, Le ...The post Ic Publications Paris Recrute Vendeurs De Publicité appeared first o…
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  • New33 killed in Afghan bank blast
    At least 33 people have been killed and 100 injured in a suicide bomb attack in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, the BBC reports. The blast happened outside a bank where government staff and military personnel were collecting their salaries, the…
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  • NewKeshi begs Nigerians over protracted contract talks
    Out of contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, has apologised to Nigerians over his protracted contract talks with the Nigeria Football Federation. A very sober Keshi in a chat with africanFootball.com also begged the NFF president Amaju Pinnick…
    - 1 hour ago, 18 Apr 15, 10:23am -
  • NewBoko Haram kills 12 in Borno
    Boko Haram militants have slit the throats of 12 people in Gwosa town, Borno State, as the army was trying to evacuate civilians from the area, a military source and a witness said on Friday. The militants have been driven out of much of the huge swa…
    - 1 hour ago, 18 Apr 15, 10:21am -
  • NewMarch 28: Jonathan now and after power
    KEEN political observers believe there are huge lessons to be learnt from the historic defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan in the presidential election held on March 28. Jonathan, the candidate of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), was roun…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:36am -
  • NewJonathan under pressure to sack IGP
    There were indications yesterday that the Presidency is unhappy with the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abba, for alleged security and protocol breaches. Some forces in government have started mounting pressure on President Goodluck Jonath…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:25am -
  • NewBabangida Aliyu: why President failed
    Governor Babangida Aliyu of Niger State yesterday reviewed the recent elections in the country and concluded that President Goodluck Jonathan’s failure at the polls was the price he had to pay for reneging on his alleged agreement with the North to…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:22am -
  • NewOn their way to retirement?
    The repercussions could be politically disastrous for their image, career and confused followership. When a politician goes to poll with confidence, especially after much bragging and flaunting of experience, formidable structure and other pedigrees,…
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  • NewAPC slams Metuh over alleged plan to destabilise PDP
    The All Progressives Congress (APC) said yesterday that it would not allow itself to be polluted by defectors from the Peoples Demecratic Party (PDP). The APC National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said in a statement in Abuja that the pa…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:09am -
  • NewAPC chieftain dispels rumour of Atiku’s defection to PDP
    A stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Deacon Elijah Afolabi , has dispelled the rumour that former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, is planning to defect to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Speaking with reporters in Osogbo, the…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:07am -
  • NewTUC to South African government: stop these killings now
    The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has asked the South African government to live up to its responsibilities and take immediate steps to stop the ongoing xenophobic killings targeted against foreigners in that country. In a statement signed by…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:06am -

The Punch

  • NewMaintain May 29 handover date, IPAC urges Jonathan

    Maintain May 29 handover date, IPAC urges Jonathan

    Chairman of Inter-Party Advisory Council in Yobe, Alhaji Umar Kukuri, has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to hand over power on May 29, 2015. Kuhuri made the call during an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Damaturu on Saturday. He said, “…
    - 16 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:16am -
  • NewAustralian teens arrested in alleged terrorism plot

    Australian teens arrested in alleged terrorism plot

    Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting an Islamic State group-inspired terrorist attack at a Veterans’ Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said. The suspects included two 18-year-olds w…
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  • NewUN calls for peace ahead of Burundi elections

    UN calls for peace ahead of Burundi elections

    The UN Security Council on Friday called upon all parties in Burundi to “refrain from any acts of violence and intimidation before, during, and after elections” in the country. “The members of the Security Council stressed the need for the gove…
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  • NewGovernment forces kill teenager in Indian-controlled Kashmir

    Government forces kill teenager in Indian-controlled Kashmir

    SRINAGAR, Indian-controlled Kashmir, April 18 (Xinhua) — A teenager was killed Saturday after India’s paramilitary fired on protesters in Indian-controlled Kashmir, officials said. The killing took place at Narbal area in outskirts of Srinagar ci…
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  • New22 dead in Afghan suicide bomb attack

    22 dead in Afghan suicide bomb attack

    A suicide bomber killed at least 22 people and wounded 50 others in an attack on Saturday outside a bank in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, provincial officials said. “The explosion happened outside a bank where government employees collect t…
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  • NewDozens killed in Iraq car bomb attack

    Dozens killed in Iraq car bomb attack

    A series of car-bomb attacks have hit two cities in Iraq, leaving dozens of people dead. In the capital Baghdad, at least 27 people were killed on Friday in multiple blasts. The deadliest attack was inside a car dealership in the mainly Shia Habibya…
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  • NewAccessible facts and figure for men

    Accessible facts and figure for men

    The average African man’s insatiable search for sexual knowledge is primarily driven by his quest to be the best on sex bed at any given time and he will do anything and everything to protect his penis and erection, because a good erection validate…
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  • NewKontagora House: Buhari reads riot act to arsonists

    Kontagora House: Buhari reads riot act to arsonists

    The President-elect, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd), has expressed concern over the frequent burning of government buildings and religious houses, but warned that such effrontery under any guise should seize forthwith or else, perpetrators will be…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:48am -
  • NewBoy, 14, kills 18-year-old during argument

    Boy, 14, kills 18-year-old during argument

    A 14-year-old boy in Bauchi State is cooling off in Police custody after stabbing an 18-year- old girl to death on the neck with a scissors. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Haruna Mohammed, in a statement made available to the Satur…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:45am -
  • NewN5m, 20 shops destroyed in Benue market fire

    N5m, 20 shops destroyed in Benue market fire

    Five million naira, cash and 120 shops were on Thursday night destroyed by fire that gutted Otukpo Local Government Main Market in Benue State. Saturday PUNCH gathered that the fire, which started about 6.30pm at the cosmetics and fish section of the…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:44am -
  • NewAbia politicians, election observers clash in Lagos

    Abia politicians, election observers clash in Lagos

    Some politicians believed to be supporters of the Abia State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party and members of the civil society groups/2015 election observers clashed in Lagos on Friday following claim and counter-claim that the April 11 govern…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:43am -
  • NewMy husband no longer has erection, he can’t rape –Wife of rape suspect

    My husband no longer has erection, he can’t rape  –Wife of rape suspect

    Trouble started in the home of Mrs. Grace Adebiyi (not real name) in Akowonjo area of Lagos when she noticed a strange discharge from the private part of her eight-year-old daughter, as she slept on the night of Sunday April 12, 2015. “I would not…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:42am -
  • NewTravails of 11-year-old left to die on street by father

    Travails of 11-year-old left  to die on street by father

    For the last two years, 11-year-old Promise Christian has been living on the streets of Ipaja-Ayobo, Lagos. Roadsides, front of shops and street corners, all served as young Promise’s bed as he scrounged for survival, begged for food, living on the…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:38am -
  • NewHe drank poison over N1m loan – Accused widow of pharmacist

    He drank poison over N1m loan  – Accused widow of pharmacist

    There is nothing to describe what Busayo Olafare is going through at the moment as she languishes in the custody of the Department of Criminal Investigation of the Lagos State Police Command, one week after the suspected suicide of her pharmacist hus…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:35am -
  • NewCommunities where residents use same river for cooking, drinking, bathing and defecating

    Communities where residents use same river for  cooking, drinking, bathing and defecating

    Barely 10 metres from where the children were defecating in the waters on that warm Tuesday evening, some middle-aged women stooped and scooped some water into empty buckets, at a distance not too far away from where some men were having their baths…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:10am -
  • NewIgbo leaders a disgrace

    Igbo leaders  a disgrace

    I was told that every Igboman who heard Ojukwu’s speech after the Biafran war was filled with a renewed sense of pride and hope. A hope that one day the Igbo nation will rise and become a force of reckoning not just in Nigeria but in the entire bla…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:03am -
  • NewNigerian Girls love Saturday Punch

    Nigerian Girls love Saturday Punch

    Sweet Aunty Temilolu, My heart is filled with great joy at the Godly advice you always give us on Saturdays. I also want to encourage girls to stand their grounds like I did when faced with these uncles because I experienced a handful of them and God…
    - 10 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:03am -
  • New8 things to do on the day of your performance

    8 things to do on the day of your performance

    I wrote this article to provide a step by step plan of what you need to do as a singer on the day of a performance. We have discussed in previous articles what you should do as a singer in the months and weeks leading up to your big day, but today, I…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:01am -
  • NewI’ve been a victim of sexual harassment –Adufe

    I’ve been a victim of  sexual harassment  –Adufe

    Budding actress, Mary Adufe, popularly known as Sisi Ferrari, shares some challenges she has faced in the movie industry with Saturday Beats Why did you choose to become an actress? I was a journalist before I resigned and transited into the movie in…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 1:00am -
  • NewUK jobless rate falls to 5.6% as pay rises

    UK jobless rate falls to  5.6% as pay rises

    The United Kingdom’s jobless rate has fallen to 5.6 per cent, according to the last set of official figures before next month’s General Election. The Office for National Statistics said employment continued to rise, hitting a new record high last…
    - 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 12:59am -

PM News

  • NewEdo PDP opts out of rescheduled election, heads to tribunal

    Edo PDP opts out of rescheduled election, heads to tribunal

    Jethro Ibileke/Benin The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Edo State chapter, on Friday announced its withdrawal from the rescheduled election in Orhiomwon local government area of the state to determine the winner of the Orhiomwon State Constituency II…
    - 18 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:14am -
  • NewLazio plays down title chances ahead of Juve clash

    Lazio plays down title chances ahead of Juve clash

    Lazio coach Stefano Pioli has played down suggestions that equalling Sven Goran Eriksson’s club record of nine consecutive wins will put them within sight of challenging Juventus for the Serie A title. Lazio have replaced city rivals Roma in second…
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  • NewEzekwesili to TIME: I was doing it for Chibok Girls

    Ezekwesili to TIME: I was doing it for Chibok Girls

    Obiageli Katryn Ezekwesili, former World Bank Vice President, current Senior Economic Adviser with the Africa Economic Development Policy Initiative (AEDPI) and leading voice on the global #BringBackOurGirls campaign who was named as one of the Time…
    - 27 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:05am -
  • NewSudan security seizes newspaper issue – Editor

    Sudan security seizes newspaper issue – Editor

    Sudanese security agents seized the entire Saturday edition of a newspaper over an article about an activist who was detained in the run-up to the country’s general elections, its editor-in-chief said. The National Intelligence and Security Service…
    - 32 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 11:00am -
  • NewUduaghan commissions 447-metre flyover in Effurun

    Uduaghan commissions 447-metre flyover in Effurun

    Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta on Friday inaugurated a 447-metre flyover dual carriage way in Effurun Roundabout, Uvwie Local Government Area. Uduaghan said the project was awarded to Messrs CCC Construction Company Nigeria Ltd. on Aug. 16, 2013…
    - 36 mins ago, 18 Apr 15, 10:56am -
  • NewDrama as PDP members struggle for certificate of return in Enugu

    Drama as PDP members struggle for certificate of return in Enugu

    Drama ensued on Friday at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Enugu when two persons presented themselves to collect the certificate of return for the Nsukka/Igboeze South federal constituency. NAN reports that the two persons, Mr I…
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 7:19am -
  • NewChelsea, Man Utd in clash of the titans

    Chelsea, Man Utd in clash of the titans

    Chelsea will face an in-form Manchester United as they try to move one step closer to the Premier League title at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Jose Mourinho’s table-toppers are currently seven points in front of second-placed Arsenal, who are invol…
    - 4 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 7:11am -
  • NewUS Catholic Church shells out $150m over pedophilia

    US Catholic Church shells out $150m over pedophilia

    The Catholic Church in the US forked out $120 million to victims of sexual abuse at the hands of clergy and $30 million on pedophile prevention programs over 12 months, according to an annual report out Friday. The bulk of the $150 million between Ju…
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 6:53am -
  • NewAgain, NFA fails to invite Keshi for contract-signing

    Again, NFA fails to invite Keshi for contract-signing

    The Nigeria Football Association (NFA) on Friday failed to invite Stephen Keshi to sign a new contract as Super Eagles’ Head Coach after its board’s approval of a two-year extension. NAN recalls that Mohammed Sanusi, the NFA Secretary-General, ha…
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 6:47am -
  • NewPDP chieftain blames lack of party ideology on mass defections

    PDP chieftain blames lack of party ideology on mass defections

    Dr Carol Nwosu, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has attributed the wave of defections by some politicians from one party to the other to the lack of sound party ideology in Nigeria. Nwosu stated this in an interview with NAN on Fri…
    - 5 hours ago, 18 Apr 15, 6:43am -
  • NewProtect interest of Lagos residents, APGA chairman tells Ambode

    Protect interest of Lagos residents, APGA chairman tells Ambode

    Adeshina Olayokun, the Lagos State Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has urged the state Governor-elect, Mr Akinwumi Ambode, to protect the interest of all Lagos residents. Olayokun, who was also the gubernatorial candidate of the p…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 5:53pm -
  • NewRobbers raid AUMTCO, kill policeman

    Robbers raid AUMTCO, kill policeman

    At least one police officer lost his life on Thursday night when a gang of robbers stormed the office of Abuja Urban Mass Transport Company (AUMTCO) in Katampe, along Kubwa Expressway. Mr Tunde Akintola, the company’s Head of Marketing and Communic…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 5:48pm -
  • NewUnion demands LASU re-opening

    Union demands LASU re-opening

    The Lagos State University (LASU) Branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, on Friday called on the governing council of the university to re-open the institution. The university was closed on March 23 because of the general elections. The…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 5:39pm -
  • NewXenophobia: Zambian radio station stops playing S/African music

    Xenophobia: Zambian radio station stops playing S/African music

    A radio station in Zambia on Friday black out the playing of South African music in protest against xenophobic attacks on immigrants currently taking place in that country. Asan Nyama, QFM Radio station Managing Director, said the move to black out S…
    - 18 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 5:36pm -
  • NewKashamu, Adebutu absent as INEC presents Certificate of Return

    Kashamu, Adebutu absent as INEC presents Certificate of Return

    Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta The senator-elect in Ogun East, Prince Buruji Kashamu was absent at the presentation of certificate of returns to the newly elected federal lawmakers and the governor. Also absent at the presentation was the House of Represen…
    - 19 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 4:19pm -
  • NewAmosun assures workers of better welfare package

    Amosun assures workers of better welfare package

    Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state, Southwest, Nigeria has assured the state civil servants of a better welfare package. He re-assured them of his total commitment to their welfare, which he promised to always consider. T…
    - 20 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 3:40pm -
  • NewStrange Disease Hit Ondo, Kills 28
    At least 28 people have been reportedly killed in Ondo State by a strange disease, which broke out a few days ago, health officials in the state confirmed on Thursday. The disease broke out in Ode-Irele community of the state about three days ago an…
    - 21 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 2:58pm -
  • NewAPC slams Metuh, offers him crash course on new role

    APC slams Metuh, offers him crash course on new role

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied having any hand in the crumbling of the PDP, as alleged by the party’s National Publicity Secretary Olisa Metuh, while offering him (Metuh) a free, six-week crash course on his new role as the oppositi…
    - 21 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 2:45pm -
  • NewI Will Work With Buhari To Move Cross River Forward –-Ayade

    I Will Work With Buhari To Move Cross River Forward –-Ayade

    Prof. Ben Ayade, the governor-elect of Cross River State and a serving senator, in an interview with journalists in Calabar, the state capital in southern Nigeria, explains the focus of his administration as well as his expectations from the Presiden…
    - 21 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 2:23pm -
  • NewChelsea’ll Be Tough To Beat, Man United’s Legends Warn

    Chelsea’ll Be Tough To Beat, Man United’s Legends Warn

    Ahead of Saturday’s Barclays Premier League blockbuster between Chelsea and Manchester United, the Reds’ legends have warned the team to beware of the threat of the Blues at Stamford Bridge. Given Chelsea’s current form, Denis Irwin said that h…
    - 21 hours ago, 17 Apr 15, 2:18pm -

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