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  • NewJude Okoye Proposes To Girlfriend, Ifeoma Umeokeke [PICTURES]
    Elder brother of P-Square, Jude Okoye has proposed to his sweetheart, Ifeoma Michelle Umeokeke. Jude popped up the question this evening, according to reports. The lovers, according to reports, started dating close to a year ago. Today is incidentall…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 10:32pm -
  • NewP-Square's Contract as Globacom Ambassadors May be Terminated If They Split
    With all the news going viral about psquare breakup, it seems if the Glo ambassadors are not careful their deal with the telecommunication will be terminated. A source close to the telecoms operator told Vanguard yesterday on telephone that the telec…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:08pm -
  • NewWhat Tonto Dikeh Wore To A Wedding
    Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh was among the many celebrities that attended the wedding ceremony of former Governor of Oyo States son, Olamiju Alao-Akala and his newly wedded wife Hadiza Okoya.…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:07pm -
  • NewYvonne Nelson Finally Finds Love Again?
    Obviously, Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson, has a knack for Nigerian guys. But the question is, are there no hot guys capable of winning her heart in Ghana?This is because the actress, who visits Nigeria frequently for movie shoots, seems to have dev…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:06pm -
  • New(Incest If True),‘GrandParents May Have Caused Harrysong’s Greatest Woe’
    With recent viral report that making the rounds that Harrysong is a product of incest, the artiste may not be taking it likely with the media as he has debunked the said report.Funny enough, it was quoted from YES Magazine thus; My father and mother…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:06pm -
  • NewActress Rukky Sanda Steps Out In Smashing Outfits
    Nollywood actress, Rukkayat Sanda, is one fashionable and stylish woman who has a flair for all things fashion and loves shopping.In recent times, the Nigerian actress has been seen rocking various creative and well put together outfits.No doubt, Ruk…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:05pm -
  • NewIni Edo Displays Her Endowment At The Beach
    Nollywood actress Ini Edo to some extent can be attributed to as being glamorous with fashion. Where ever she is, she is always outstanding with her dressing and that makes people to easily notice her once she arrives at any red carpet events. Recent…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:05pm -
  • NewCossy Orjiakor Thinks Marriage
    Nollywood actress, Cossy Orjiakor may not have acted in lots of movies, but she has successfully substituted that for series of issues, which have kept her in the news most of the time. If her boyfriend has not left her today because of his inability…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:04pm -
  • NewFans Blasts Juliet Ibrahim Over Shopping Spree At H & M
    Ghanaian actress cum singer, Juliet Ibrahim, who jetted out to Amsterdam to represent her country at the International Kidney Cancer Coalition Conference, in Netherlands, has been slammed for posting a picture of herself shopping at H M recently.Som…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:04pm -
  • New'Promise me you would never forget me' Words From Comedian, MC Ash ex-lover before she gave up the ghost
    Apparently, the information gathered reveals that ace comedian cum actor, Anyinofu Kelechi Ashley otherwise known as MC Ash is currently bereaved.This comedian who is mourning his ex-girlfriend by name Chinwe, didnt give memory a space even when thei…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:03pm -
  • New‘Akanam Nkwe’ Artiste Princess Ann Iyang Waves Farewell To Spinsterhood [Photos]
    Recently, the entertainment industry was left with smiles and happiness as the talented singer got married to her longtime lover Honourable Justice Chudi Nwokorie, on Friday April 18, 2014.Princess Anne was left shedding tears of joy as she was short…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:03pm -
  • NewMeet Mr. Nigeria 2014 Contestants
    It is that time of the year again to crown the next Mr Nigeria 2014. Silverbird Group, organisers of the contest, has unveiled the 20 finalists for the 2014 competition.The 20 finalists are Mekwuye Michael, Amilo Michael, Valentine Orakwe, Tyrone Oha…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:02pm -
  • NewWho Should Pay For The Date, The Man Or Woman?
    We all know that its usually the guy who pays whenever he takes his companion out. But the question is, who really should pay for the date?Recall that some girls get disappointed whenever their boyfriends cant take them out probably because theyre br…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:01pm -
  • NewJude Okoye,elder brother to singing duo Psquare is a year older today.
    Amidst the ups and down between the okoye brothers, it doesnt stop today from being a happy day in the life of Psquares elder brother, jude okoye who happens to also be their music producer.Today is his birthday, fans and well wishers has been sho…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:04pm -
  • NewDencia Acquires New Range Rover
    Singer Dencias who has received a lot of criticisms for encouraging blacks to use her whitenicious Cream in other way they should bleach their body, even with all the critics her business is really paying her off, she is richer than she was before sh…
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:57pm -
  • NewAnna Banner Finds Love In Acting
    The beautiful Miss Banner, who represented Bayelsa State at the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria MBGN in 2013 has joined the growing movie industry in Nigeria.Banner beat other contestants at the beauty contest to wear the coveted MBGN crown at a glamo…
    - 14 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:43pm -
  • NewNigeriaFilms.Com Pours It All on The ‘AY’ Brand
    Nigerian comedian, Ayo Richard Makun, better known as AY, is one successful show host who is very skilled at what he does. The Delta State born stand-up comedian had been into showbiz for several years before his path crossed with that of his mentor,…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:13pm -
  • NewHarrysong Reveals That His Father And Mother Are Siblings
    This is a shocking news for many as there are many leaves inside a beautiful covered exercise books, not until you open them you will see the real colours of the leaves. Popular Nigerian Singer, Harrison Tare Okiri popularly known as Harrysong in a r…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:12pm -
  • NewPeter Okoye's Wife, Lola Omotayo Speaks On P-Square's Rumoured Breakup
    Since the rummoured breakup of P-Square sprung, there have been tales that the wife of Peter Okoye, Lola Omotayo, was responsible for it. Some people accused the woman of instigating Peter against his brothers. Lola has now reacted to the allegations…
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 10:36am -
  • New'Lupita Nyong'O Becomes 2014 World’s Most Beautiful Girl
    After starring in Miu Mius Spring 2014 campaign, it was only a matter of time before Lupita Nyongo was scooped up by a beauty brand.Some ladies might be jealous or will I say envious. How you might want to ask? This is because the Oscar Award Winning…
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:45am -
  • NewMC Abbey Bags Award Of Excellence
    Seasoned comedian, MC Abbey was recently honoured by a church as he was given an award of excellence. The handsome entertained was reportedly rewarded for his hard work and contribution to the betterment of the society through his profession.MC Abbey…
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:44am -
  • NewTara Durotoye, Lola Maja, Idy Enang To Storm 'Makeup In Nigeria Conference' In Lagos
    With excitement building up for the maiden edition of the Makeup In Nigeria Conference MINC, organizers of the conference have unveiled speakers for the event billed to hold in Lagos soon. Speaking on the conference, Teniolami Adejuwon, Project Manag…
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:44am -
  • NewWill 9ice's Another Double Album Become A Hit After First Double Album Flop?
    Gongo Aso lyricist, Alexander Abolore Adegbola Adigun Alapomeji Ajifolajifaola aka 9ice, may have decided to let his past go as he has tried in all forms to revive his career by shooting videos of some of his past songs just keep his fans memories fr…
    - 20 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:43am -
  • NewTonto Dikeh, Frank Artus, Zack Orji, Others For ‘Mama Africa’ Premiere
    Come Sunday, May 4, 2014, all roads will lead to The Filmhouse Cinemas, located at Leisure Mall, Adeniran Ogunsanya Road in Surulere, Lagos for the premiere of the movie, Mama Africa.Mama Africa is a film produced by Norbert Ajaegbu, a reputable mark…
    - 20 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:06am -
  • D'banj Visits Bomb Blast Victims At Abuja
    Following the bomb attack at Nyanya in Abuja last week, music ariste, Dapo Oyebanjo aka DBanj, on Tuesday, visited the victims and urged the youths to shun violence and embrace peace.His visit came after Iyanya, through his foundation, earlier paid a…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 9:18pm -
  • Solidstar Shoots Video For Super Eagles Theme Song
    Nigerian singer, Joshua Inyiezo, popularly known as Solidstar, is currently shooting the Super Eagles official 2014 FIFA World Cup theme song, Nigeriafilms.com can authoritatively report. The tournament holds later this year in Brazil. Solidstar is s…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 9:17pm -
  • Popular Mamu Zee Brothers Attacked By Armed Robbers
    According to report reaching Nigeriafilms.com, the popular Mamu Zee twins were attacked by some gunmen yesterday, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. They were reportedly assaulted on Gwagwalada road in Abuja. It was said that the singers were returning from th…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 4:11pm -
  • Nothing Can Take 2Face Away From Me—Annie Macaulay Boasts
    Annie Macaulay, wife of prolific Nigerian singer, 2Face Idibia, has disclosed that nothing can snatch her handsome husband away from her, especially gossips. She noted that her relationship with 2Face has gone beyond what gossips or rumours can destr…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 4:02pm -
  • Ini Edo, Omoni Oboli, Ufoma Ejenobor Mark Birthdays
    Today, Tuesday, April 23, 2014, three Nollywood damsels are marking their birthdays and have been receiving lots of congratulatory messages from fans and well wishes.Ini Edo, Omoni Oboli and Ufoma Ejenobor, all happily married, have added a year to t…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 2:41pm -
  • Barima Sydney Admits Artistes In Ghana Make Use Of Juju
    Is the entertainment industry in Ghana this diabolic? Weeks ago, we were stunned when Pink FM presenter Eric Akoto raised alarm that some of his colleagues were now using African black magic in becoming very successful, we have forgotten about this n…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 12:56pm -

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  • NewUko: FG should Enforce Fly Nigeria Act with Code Share Policy - THISDAY Live
    Uko: FG should Enforce Fly Nigeria Act with Code Share PolicyTHISDAY LiveTravel expert, Ikechi Uko, said Nigeria needs a national or flag carrier with government's support in order to grow the aviation industry. Specifically he said government should…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:12pm -
  • NewNigeria: “This State Has Failed” - Council on Foreign Relations (blog)

    Nigeria: “This State Has Failed” - Council on Foreign Relations (blog)

    Council on Foreign Relations (blog)Nigeria: “This State Has Failed”Council on Foreign Relations (blog)Holy Week was rough in Nigeria. On Saturday, April 12 “Boko Haram” invaded two villages in Borno, and killed thirty-eight people. On April 1…
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 4:55pm -
  • NewEU/ECOWAS's 12-yr-old Economic Partnership Agreement Harmful to Nigeria ... - Nigerian Bulletin
    EU/ECOWAS's 12-yr-old Economic Partnership Agreement Harmful to Nigeria ...Nigerian BulletinProf. Ademola Oyejide, the vice-chairman of National Technical Committee on the European Union/ECOWAS Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) negotiation on Thur…
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:56pm -
  • NewSuper Eagles at Fifa World Cup in numbers - Goal.com

    Super Eagles at Fifa World Cup in numbers - Goal.com

    Goal.comSuper Eagles at Fifa World Cup in numbersGoal.comAs the Super Eagles prepare for their fifth appearance at the Fifa World Cup in Brazil, Goal gives an account of the Nigeria national team's outing in the competition's history in numbers. 1- T…
    - 14 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:28pm -
  • NewNigeria: Forcados oil terminal still closed - Salon
    Nigeria: Forcados oil terminal still closedSalonWARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Shell Nigeria's Forcados oil export terminal remains closed seven weeks after it was shut down to repair a sabotaged undersea pipeline, a spokesman said Thursday, amid growing co…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:08pm -
  • NewNational Conference: Nigerians want referendum - Daily Sun

    National Conference: Nigerians want referendum - Daily Sun

    Daily SunNational Conference: Nigerians want referendumDaily SunA cross-section of Nigerians of all walks of life have urged the Federal Government to subject the outcome of the ongoing National Conference to a referendum. A nationwide opinion survey…
    - 17 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:01pm -
  • NewNigerian Muslim clerics recruiting Boko Haram members – Cameroon Govt - Daily Sun

    Nigerian Muslim clerics recruiting Boko Haram members – Cameroon Govt - Daily Sun

    Daily SunNigerian Muslim clerics recruiting Boko Haram members – Cameroon GovtDaily SunNigerian Muslim clerics living in the border towns of Cameroon and Nigeria are recruiting Boko Haram members in their mosques, the government of Cameroon has all…
    - 21 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:07am -
  • Tinubu: Boko Haram greatest enemy of Nigeria - P.M. News (blog)

    Tinubu: Boko Haram greatest enemy of Nigeria - P.M. News (blog)

    P.M. News (blog)Tinubu: Boko Haram greatest enemy of NigeriaP.M. News (blog)Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared Boko Haram the greatest enemy of Nigeria, saying his party abhorred it as any right-t…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:27am -
  • Nigeria's GDP Rebasing… bigger but not better - BusinessDay

    Nigeria's GDP Rebasing… bigger but not better - BusinessDay

    spyghana.comNigeria's GDP Rebasing… bigger but not betterBusinessDayAfter months of faltering owing to the complexity of the task, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has released the revised Gross Domestic Product (GDP) numbers for Nigeria. Ni…
    - 1 day ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:15am -
  • Search called off for 230 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls - Telegraph.co.uk

    Search called off for 230 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls - Telegraph.co.uk

    Telegraph.co.ukSearch called off for 230 abducted Nigerian schoolgirlsTelegraph.co.ukParents of more than 230 girls abducted from their boarding school by Nigerian Islamists linked to al-Qaeda have had to call off their search for their missing daugh…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 6:43pm -

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  • NewCitizen Solutions to End Terrorism, By Nigerian Citizens

    Citizen Solutions to End Terrorism, By Nigerian Citizens

    On Monday, April 14, Nigerians woke up to news of another heart-rending carnage at Nyanya Motor Park after a bomb detonated. Over 100 people were injured and over 70 people died. That same night, over 200 school girls were abducted …Citizen Solu…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:05pm -
  • NewConfab Committee approves request for another state in South East

    Confab Committee approves request for another state in South East

    The committee recommends merger of unviable statesThe National Conference Committee on Political Restructuring and Forms of Government has adopted a procedure which could make unviable, but willing states within the federation merge into one stat…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:01pm -
  • NewMali coup leader charged with conspiracy to murder

    Mali coup leader charged with conspiracy to murder

    General Sanogo has been on hunger strikeThe man who led the 2012 coup that plunged Mali into turmoil, Amadou Sanogo, now faces a more serious charge of conspiracy to murder which carries the death penalty, Reuters news agency has …Mali coup lea…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:53pm -
  • NewBrazil 2014: Dosu warns on Keshi’s list

    Brazil 2014: Dosu warns on Keshi’s list

    Coach Stephen Keshi“I think we should just allow the Coach to do his job and trust his judgement, by God’s grace it will be a memorable outing for us in Brazil.”As the waiting game continues for who will …Brazil 2014: Dosu warns on Keshi…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:46pm -
  • NewOkonjo-Iweala, Dangote named among Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people

    Okonjo-Iweala, Dangote named among Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people

    Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala“In his citation, Mr. Dangote is referred as “Africa’s richest man who does good, in addition to doing well.”The Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, along with the President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, were on…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:40pm -
  • NewNigerian doctors seek release of kidnapped ex-NMA President

    Nigerian doctors seek release of kidnapped ex-NMA President

    Mr. Kitchener, 75, was abducted in Zaria on April 22.The Nigerian Medical Association, Kaduna State Chapter, on Thursday appealed to the Federal Government to help to secure the release of its former President, Stephen Kitchener.Mr. Kitchener, 7…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:34pm -
  • NewThrough the Valley of Shadow of Death, By Bolarinwa Gidado

    Through the Valley of Shadow of Death, By Bolarinwa Gidado

    Sleeping in my small dormitory bunk, dreaming cheery adolescent dreams, I think I feel hands grabbing me but I’m sure I’m still dreaming… The pull becomes a tug and I start wondering if my sweet dream is turning into a …Through the Valley…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:59pm -
  • NewAfrican Badminton Championships: Team Nigeria trashes Zambia

    African Badminton Championships: Team Nigeria trashes Zambia

    At the last edition, South Africa emerged successful with victories in 4 events out of a total of 6Team Nigeria at the ongoing 2014 African Badminton Championships taking place in Gaborone, Botswana, started their campaign on a bright note …Afr…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:27pm -
  • NewConfab Committee adopts disposal of election petitions before swearing-in

    Confab Committee adopts disposal of election petitions before swearing-in

    Photo: elombah.com“We have also recommended for the adoption at the federal level, of a Constitutional Court which will sort out a few things that will also minimise delays.”The National Conference Standing Committee on Law, Judiciary and Hu…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:21pm -
  • NewNyako’s memo, kidnapped girls top discussion at Security Council meeting

    Nyako’s memo, kidnapped girls top discussion at Security Council meeting

    “The memo that was written by one of our colleagues, that is Governor Nyako of Adamawa State was discussed and there was a very unanimous condemnation of that memo.”The enlarged National Security Council meeting unanimously condemned the memo…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:14pm -
  • NewGridlock: Ikorodu residents send SOS to Lagos Government

    Gridlock: Ikorodu residents send SOS to Lagos Government

    Nigerians have continued to experience hardship on the Lagos-Ibadan roadThe commuters attributed the traffic situation on the route to potholes at Itowolo-Ajegunle axis.Some residents of Ikorodu, a surbub of Lagos, on Thursday appealed to the La…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:07pm -
  • NewJungle justice: Ogun Police arrest four suspects

    Jungle justice: Ogun Police arrest four suspects

    A man, Kazeem Akindele, who was suspected of being of unsound mind, was killed on Tuesday for alleged kidnap attempt.The police in Ogun say they have arrested four suspects who are believed to have been involved in killing a …Jungle justice: Og…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:00pm -
  • NewGunmen kill 260 people, rustle 2,501 cows in Plateau

    Gunmen kill 260 people, rustle 2,501 cows in Plateau

    “1,312 Cows were recovered; over 88 arms were recovered as well as 2,734 ammunitions were also recovered.”The Special Task Force on Plateau crisis, STF, on Thursday said that 260 people were killed during 160 communal clashes that occurred in…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:57pm -
  • NewBayelsa PDP reacts to botched pro-Jonathan rally

    Bayelsa PDP reacts to botched pro-Jonathan rally

    The Bayelsa PDP Chairman, Samuel Inokoba, made the call while briefing some reporters in Yenagoa at the Party Secretariat.The Bayelsa State Chapter of People’s Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday called on party members to unite to move the coun…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:57pm -
  • NewPolice recover severed head of two-year-old boy

    Police recover severed head of two-year-old boy

    The suspect to the police to the where he kept the head.The Ogun State Police Command on Thursday said that it has recovered the head of the two-year-old boy who was beheaded recently at Ofada, Mowe, in Obafemi Owode …Police recover severed hea…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:54pm -

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  • NewTunisia: New Constitution Translated in Tunisian Dialect - ATDC
    [Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis, -Experts in public law from the Tunisian Association for Constitutional Law (ATDC) have produced a new version of the recently promulgated Constitution in Tunisian dialect
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:44pm -
  • NewAfrica: Africa Set for Faster Growth amid Changes in Global Trends
    [IMF]Robust growth in sub-Saharan Africa is set to accelerate in 2014, reflecting improved prospects in most oil exporters, and in several low-income countries and fragile states.
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:17pm -
  • NewMorocco: Washington Friends of Western Sahara to Host 10 Saharawi Refugee Children This Summer
    [SPS]The U.S. ONG "Washington Friends of Western Sahara" has announced its participation in the annual Holidays In Peace programme by hosting 10 Saharawi children from the Saharawi refugee camps for two months this summer.
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 4:53pm -
  • NewNigeria: Stage Set for Lankmark Polls
    [ThinkAfricaPress]The opposition APC has to convince voters it represents genuine change, while the ruling PDP will have to persuade voters to stick with the devil they have come to know so well.
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:16pm -
  • NewUganda: Persecution of Gays Grows
    [IPS]Kampala -As she sits in a Kampala hotel holding a mobile phone that rings frequently, Sandra Ntebi tells IPS: "I'm really exhausted. I don't know where to start. We have many cases pending." Ntebi manages a hotline and is helping Uganda's lesbia…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:58pm -
  • NewCongo-Kinshasa: UN in DR Congo Pledges Support, Good Offices to Upcoming Polls
    [UN News]The United Nations Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) will provide technical and logistical support for upcoming elections, the top UN official in the country today confirmed, stressing that the planning for the polls must…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:49pm -
  • NewSouth Sudan: Juba Accused of Media Crackdown
    [IPI]Security forces in South Sudan have harassed journalists and interfered with independent media in the four months since the outbreak of fighting between rival political forces, media officials have told the International Press Institute.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:08pm -
  • NewGhana: Company Takes Solar-Powered Kiosks to Ghana
    [The Point]The ultra-modern kiosks recently launched in The Gambia by West Africa's biggest ICT and mobile phone manufacturing company Rlg Communications will soon be replicated in Ghana.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:03pm -
  • NewAlgeria: Algerians Await Bouteflika Reforms
    [Magharebia]Algiers -Now that Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been elected to a fourth term by a decisive majority, voters expect his electoral promises to translate into action.
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:12pm -
  • NewMorocco: France Vetoes Athlete Khalid Shah's Extradition to Norway
    [RFI]France has turned down a Norwegian request for the extradition of Moroccan athlete Khaled Skah, locked in a dispute with his ex-wife over custody of their two children. A French court found that the row between Norway and Morocco over the affair…
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 10:07am -
  • NewSouth Africa: South Africans Must Vote Carefully, Tutu Says
    [SAPA]Cape Town -South Africans should think carefully before they cast their ballots on May 7, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu warned on Wednesday.
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:38am -
  • NewLiberia: Sirleaf Visits Oil Rig
    [NEWS]President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has paid a visit to the rig, some 15 nautical miles off the Liberian coast, where ongoing oil exploration by the United States energy company, Chevron, is taking place.
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:37am -
  • NewLiberia: Opposition Denies Weah Sellout Rumor
    [FrontPageAfrica]Monrovia -Liberia's main opposition Congress for Democratic Change popular amongst the huge youthful population has long been accused of trading politics for money with aspirants accordingly making their way on the party's ticket usi…
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:21am -
  • NewLiberia: Nation Might be Declared Ebola Free
    [Heritage]No new Ebola case has been recorded in Liberia since April 18, according to an official of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:13am -
  • NewAfrica: Big Data for Development: Key Resources
    [SciDev.Net]An early mention of the upcoming "Industrial Revolution of data" can be found in a blog by Joe Hellerstein, a computer scientist at the University of California, Berkeley.
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  • NewMalawi: Banda Boycotts First Presidential TV Debate
    [Deutsche Welle]Malawians were able to size up hopefuls competing in the May 20 elections in a first ever televised presidential debate. But four candidates, including President Joyce Banda and her chief rival, failed to turn up.
    - 22 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:45am -
  • NewSomalia: Stowaway's Father Says Allah Protected Son
    [VOA]The father of a teen stowaway who survived a five-and-a-half hour flight to Hawaii this week hidden in a jetliner's wheel well said Allah saved him from the dangers and extreme temperatures.
    - 22 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:44am -
  • NewCongo-Kinshasa: Scores Killed in Train Crash
    [VOA]The death toll from a freight train accident in the Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to at least 63.
    - 22 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:43am -
  • NewWest Africa: Ebola Death Toll Rises in West Africa
    [VOA]A medical relief worker at an Ebola treatment center in Guinea says new patients continue to be admitted on a daily basis.
    - 22 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:42am -
  • NewNigeria: Boko Haram Threatens to Kill Abducted Schoolgirls
    [Vanguard]NOBEL Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, yesterday, called on the Federal Government to ensure the release of 230 students of Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State, who were abducted by members of the Islamic sect, Boko Hara…
    - 22 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:29am -

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  • NewAregbesola Wins Yoruba Living Legend Award

    Aregbesola Wins Yoruba Living Legend Award

    Tweet The employment of 20,000 youths and the new education policy introduced by Rauf Aregbesola, governor, state of Osun, have earned him the Yoruba political living legend of the Century award.Ogbeni…
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  • “Bring Back The Pupils!” Soyinka Urges President Jonathan

    “Bring Back The Pupils!” Soyinka Urges President Jonathan

    Tweet   Professor Wole Soyinka, Nobel Laureate, has lambasted President Goodluck Jonathan for what he described as his callous indifference and nonchalant attitude to the mindless killings, which t…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 6:11pm -
  • INEC to Distribute Lagos Voters’ Card in August

    INEC to Distribute Lagos Voters’ Card in August

    Tweet The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has announced that it would start the distribution of permanent voters’ card to eligible voters in Lagos State in August. Dr. Adekunle Ogunmo…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 4:37pm -
  • Security Scare on Lagos Ibadan Express Road
    Tweet Following an early morning speculation that members of the Boko Haram sect were going to attack Lagos, the ever-busy Lagos-Ibadan expressway today witnessed an unusually heavy presence of policem…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 3:37pm -
  • Kebbi Trains Sharia Court Judges

    Kebbi Trains Sharia Court Judges

    Tweet The Kebbi State Government on Tuesday commenced the training of 150 Sharia Court Judges on advanced Sharia Legal System to enhance the dispensation of Islamic Justice in the state.Muhammad San…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 12:37pm -
  • More Electricity for Nigerians

    More Electricity for Nigerians

    Tweet “I will never fail in this assignment.”–      Professor Chinedu Nebo, Hon. Minister of Power It is one year and two months you assumed duty as the Honourabl…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 12:29pm -
  • The Journey so far: A Special Feature on Federal Ministry of Power (February 2013 – 2014)

    The Journey so far: A Special Feature on Federal Ministry of Power (February 2013 – 2014)

    Tweet “This administration has stressed, repeatedly, that the requisite investments in the power sector will only be achievable if the private sector is incentivized to make t…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 12:02pm -
  • A Profile of Professor Chinedu O. Nebo

    A Profile of Professor Chinedu O. Nebo

    Tweet Professor Chinedu Nebo’s teachers in the primary and secondary schools must have probably known that he would be an academic or a scholar later in life, judging by the s…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 11:57am -
  • Manchester United sacks David Moyes

    Manchester United sacks David Moyes

    Tweet David Moyes, Manchester United Manager has been sacked, just 10 months after succeeding Alex Ferguson.He was dismissed at a meeting with Ed Woodward, executive vice-chairman at the club’s Carr…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 12:42pm -
  • Glamour, glitz as Lagos holds 2014 carnival

    Glamour, glitz as Lagos holds 2014 carnival

    Tweet  The fifth edition of the annual Lagos Carnival held yesterday at the Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS, Lagos.Expectedly, Lagos residents were treated to scintillating, rhythmic displays and performa…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 12:09pm -

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The Nation

  • NewSecurity Council to military: you must rescue 234 girls
    Service Chiefs got yesterday an order to rescue the 234 girls abducted at the Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State. The girls will be rescued, the military chiefs told the National Security Council meeting in Abuja. Troops were clos…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:35am -
  • NewINEC: no temporary voter cards in 2015
    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that Temporary Voter Cards (PVCs) will not be used for the upcoming governorship elections as well as the 2015 general elections. The commission also announced that it has issued over one…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:33am -
  • New10 injured in Lagos building collapse
    No fewer than 10 people, including teenagers, were injured yesterday when a two-strorey building collapsed in Lagos. The incident occurred around 11am at 11, Sand Beach Lane, off Alonge Street in Oworonshoki on the outskirts of the city. The building…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:30am -
  • NewAPC to Jonathan: cancel Adamawa rally
    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to cancel the political rally being planned for him by the Adamawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) next Tuesday. It said the President should not be celebra…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:28am -
  • NewOgun police recover murdered boy’s head
    The Police in Ogun State have recovered the head of a two-year-old boy, who was killed on April 12 in Mowe, Obafemi Owode Local Government Area. Bashir Ibrahim allegedly raped the boy’s mother and murdered the boy, running away with his head. He wa…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:23am -
  • NewCommittee recommends additional state for Southeast
    Proponents of a new state for the Southeast may have crossed a major hurdle. Members of the National Conference Committee on Political Restructuring and Forms of Government agreed yesterday that the Southeast geo political zone should be at par with…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:19am -
  • NewExpanded security meeting condemns Nyako’s memo
    ADAMAWA State Governor Murtala Nyako came under attack yesterday at the expanded National Security Council meeting for his controversial memo on the Federal Government’s handling of the insurgency in the North. Nyako alleged that the Federal Govern…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:16am -
  • New‘Mass abduction of schoolgirls isn’t shocking’
    Officials revise total number of girls kidnapped to at least 230.  This poor corner of Nigeria is no stranger to such brazen, violent acts, reports CNN. The heavily armed militants stormed the girls dormitory in the middle of the night, herding more…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:11am -
  • NewCorruption, impunity bane of electoral system, says Salami
    Most Nigerians believe that occupants of elective offices do not enjoy the mandate of the electorate, former Appeal Court President, Justice Isa Ayo Salami, has said. He noted that corruption, disregard for due process, insensitivity and impunity on…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:06am -
  • NewStudent wins N1.115m in Goldenbet.com stakes
    A student of the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ogun State, Whetode James, has emerged the first millionaire in the WinnerGoldenbet.com stakes. The 25-year-old won N1,115,780.70. The company’s Chairman Idowu Obasa presented a cheque with the am…
    - 3 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 1:05am -

The Punch

  • NewJudge pays N700 fine for phone theft convict

    Judge pays N700 fine for phone theft convict

    The Presiding Judge, Grade 1 Area Court, Aso Pada, Mr Albert Maga, on Thursday paid N700 fine on behalf of a labourer, Victor Emmanuel, 18,  sentenced for theft of a cell phone. The judge had sentenced the convict to four years imprisonment for cri…
    - 2 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 3:00am -
  • NewNorthern govs ask herdsmen to expose killers among them

    Northern govs ask herdsmen to expose killers among them

    The Northern Governors Forum has urged Fulani associations to expose deviants in their midst and encourage educational pursuit among their wards, to end incessant clashes with farmers. This was part of a communique issued at the end of a closed door…
    - 2 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 3:00am -
  • NewDominican Republic plans 30-year bond sale

    Dominican Republic plans 30-year bond sale

    The Dominican Republic plans to sell at least $500m in its first offering of 30-year dollar bonds since 1994, according to a person familiar with the offering. The Caribbean nation may sell the securities to yield about 7.5 per cent, said the person,…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 12:01am -
  • NewMarket participation: Lead Securities targets retail investors

    Market participation: Lead Securities targets retail investors

    Lead Securities and Investment Limited, a subsidiary of Lead Capital Plc, says it is developing a new portal aimed at bringing back more retail investors that exited the market as a result of the past financial crisis. According to the firm, the plat…
    - 5 hours ago, 25 Apr 14, 12:00am -
  • NewGlobal share indexes cut gains on Ukraine tension

    Global share indexes cut gains on Ukraine tension

    Global stock markets and the dollar pulled back from strong early gains on Thursday on worries about rising tensions in Ukraine, but United States technology shares were higher on upbeat earnings from Apple and Facebook. Reuters reported  that Ukrai…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:57pm -
  • NewFSDH Merchant Bank proposes N978m dividend

    FSDH Merchant Bank proposes N978m dividend

    The Board of Directors, FSDH Merchant Bank Limited has recommended the sum of N978.18m as dividend payment for the year ended December 31, 2013. According to the bank, the figure represents an increase of N279.48m in absolute figures when compared to…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:56pm -
  • NewA soviet-born scientist’s work shakes up the field of genetics

    A soviet-born scientist’s work shakes up the field of genetics

    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:49pm -
  • NewBook festival holds in Ikene

    Book festival holds in Ikene

    The intellectual legacy of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, will be in focus in his Ikene, Ogun State hometown from Tuesday, when a book and arts festival will open there. The festival convened by a journalist, teacher and preacher, Mr. Tosin On…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:43pm -
  • NewAyo ni o music fiesta for Saturday

    Ayo ni o music fiesta for Saturday

    All is now set for the Cherubim and Seraphim Ayo Ni o’s musical programme ‘Heirs of the Convenant holding tomorrow (Saturday) in Lagos. The event that normally attracts many people will hold at the church’s Surulere Parish on Mile 2 Road. Accor…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:39pm -
  • NewS’African musician drags Imoke to dance

    S’African musician drags Imoke to dance

    Renowned South African jazz maestro, Jimmy Dludlu, on Friday ignored protocol and went ahead to drag out Cross River State Governor, Liyel Imoke, and other top dignitaries for dance. The event was the second edition of the Calabar International Jazz…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:37pm -
  • NewKidnappers forced me to lie on wet ground – Elechi Amadi

    Kidnappers forced me to lie on wet ground – Elechi Amadi

    Seasoned novelist, Elechi Amadi, speaks on post-civil war literature and his experience in the hands of kidnappers, writes CHUX OHAI Celebrated author of two critically acclaimed novels – The Concubine and The Great Ponds – Elechi Amadi, was spec…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:34pm -
  • NewI took permission to be absent from Confab – Delegate

    I took permission to be absent from Confab – Delegate

    Contrary to claims that the Chairman of the Civil Society, Labour, Youths and Sports Committee of the ongoing National Conference, Mrs. Bola Ogunrinade, was removed because she has been persistently absent, The Punch gathered that she took permission…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:20pm -
  • NewDangote, Okonjo-Iweala on Time’s 100 most influential list

    Dangote, Okonjo-Iweala on Time’s 100 most influential list

    Africa’s wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote, and the Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, have been named among the 100 most influential persons on earth by the Time Magazine. Microsoft Founder and Co-Chair, Bill and Melinda Gate Foundation, Mr…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:11pm -
  • NewAiteo to build 100,000bpd refinery in Warri

    Aiteo to build 100,000bpd refinery in Warri

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  • NewBuzz… social media diary

    Buzz… social media diary

    Want to be a Google Ambassador? Search giant, Google says the 2014 application process for its Student’s Ambassadors Program is open. The programme affords university students the opportunity to act as liaisons between Google and their institutions…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:00pm -
  • NewInsurgency worsens health care delivery in N’East —NEMA

    Insurgency worsens health care delivery in N’East —NEMA

    Health services have collapsed in states affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East, a report from the National Emergency Management Agency has said. The report, made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Thursday, said tha…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:00pm -
  • NewVisual storytelling with infographics

    Visual storytelling with infographics

    Are you considering infographics for your marketing? Can you effectively communicate visually? Infographics are powerful ways to get attention. Why infographics? The fact is, our evolving brains continue to interpret images faster than text. What tha…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:00pm -
  • NewStakeholders seek end to steel importation

    Stakeholders seek end to steel importation

    Steel manufacturers have said there is no need to import iron and steel materials anymore as local manufacturing of the products has improved  tremendously and can meet the annual demand of the country. The Managing Director of Real Infrastructure N…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:00pm -
  • New‘Nothing wrong with Aregbesola’s visit to Oyinlola’

    ‘Nothing wrong with Aregbesola’s visit to Oyinlola’

    Former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Shuaib Oyedokun, says there is nothing wrong with the visit of Governor Rauf Aregbesola to former Governor Olagunsoye Oyinlola. Oyedokun, who said this in a statement issued by h…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:00pm -
  • NewHelp find Borno schoolgirls, Nigerian youths beg Obama

    Help find Borno schoolgirls, Nigerian youths beg Obama

    Some Nigerian youths have solicited for the help of the United States government in securing the release of the abducted 190 pupils of the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State. Dozens of Nigerian youths made the appeal on Thursday, during…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:00pm -

PM News

  • NewAmosun honours corporate and individual tax payers

    Amosun honours corporate and individual tax payers

    The Ogun State Government on Thursday honoured some organizations and groups it considered the most faithful in the payment of taxes last year with a firm pledge by Governor Ibikunle Amosun to faithfully utilize all taxes collected in the state. At a…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:48pm -
  • NewFederation Cup: NFF warns states to comply with schedule

    Federation Cup: NFF warns states to comply with schedule

    The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has issued a warning to all 36 States of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, not to miss the date for final matches of the state preliminaries for the 2014 Federation Cup. Some weeks ago, the N…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 10:09pm -
  • NewLima strike gives Benfica edge over Juve

    Lima strike gives Benfica edge over Juve

    Brazilian striker Lima struck a wonder goal with six minutes remaining as Benfica edged Juventus 2-1 in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final on Thursday. After Carlos Tevez tucked away a brilliant equaliser for the Serie A leaders with 17…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:57pm -
  • NewSevilla beat Valencia to edge towards final

    Sevilla beat Valencia to edge towards final

    Sevilla took a huge step towards reaching the Europa League final as they beat La Liga rivals Valencia 2-0 at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Thursday. The hosts went ahead in controversial circumstances as Stephane Mbia backheeled the ball into the roo…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:32pm -
  • NewINEC prints, distributes 1, 108,495 permanent voter cards in Ekiti ,Osun

    INEC prints, distributes 1, 108,495 permanent voter cards in Ekiti ,Osun

    INEC has distributed 1, 108,495 permanent voter cards (PVCs) to people who registered in 2011 in Ekiti and Osun. A statement issued by Kayode Idowu, the Chief Press Secretary to INEC chairman, on Thursday 24 April in Abuja said the distributed cards…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:14pm -
  • NewNNPC committed to economic growth through gas value chain – GMD

    NNPC committed to economic growth through gas value chain – GMD

    The Group Managing Director (GMD) of NNPC, Andrew Yakubu, on Thursday 24 April, said the corporation was committed to the nation’s economic growth through gas value chain. Yakubu made the disclosure at the opening ceremony of batches 073 to 079 Cap…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:51pm -
  • NewJonathan tells military to rescue abducted schoolgirls

    Jonathan tells military to rescue abducted schoolgirls

    The expanded National Security Council meeting, presided over by President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday, tasked the military to ensure the rescue of the abducted school girls in Chibok, Borno. Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State said this after the si…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:35pm -
  • NewOsun Speaker denies N400bn debt profile

    Osun Speaker denies N400bn debt profile

    Najeem Salaam, Speaker Osun House of Assembly, says it is false that the debt stock of the state is N400 billion. Salaam said this in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Goke Butika, which was made available to newsmen in Osogbo on Thurs…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:23pm -
  • NewMissing Schoolgirls: APC Urges Jonathan To Cancel Rallies

    Missing Schoolgirls: APC Urges Jonathan To Cancel Rallies

    The All Progressives Congress, APC, has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to cancel the political rally being planned for him by the Adamawa PDP for Tuesday, saying the President cannot and should not be celebrating when over 200 schoolgirls are miss…
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:55pm -
  • NewWAFU Cup: Benin set up semi-final clash against Nigeria

    WAFU Cup: Benin set up semi-final clash against Nigeria

    Nigeria and Benin would meet clash for the first time in six years at the semi-finals of WAFU B Tournament in Togo on Friday 25 April. The match which will kick off at 6:30pm (Nigerian time) is one for the fans to relish. The match takes place immedi…
    - 14 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:43pm -
  • NewNURTW to install CCTV in Lagos motor parks

    NURTW to install CCTV in Lagos motor parks

    The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Lagos State chapter, said on Thursday that it would install Circuit Camera Televisions (CCTV) to strengthen security in its motor parks. The state’s Chairman of the union, Tajudeen Agbede, said…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:54pm -
  • NewMoses Eyes World Cup Role

    Moses Eyes World Cup Role

    Adebobola Alawode Despite not enjoying enough playing time for Liverpool FC of England, Victor Moses is still upbeat of being on the flight to the World Cup holding in Brazil later this year. Moses is on loan from Chelsea to Liverpool but since his a…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:11pm -
  • NewFor Brother Jonathan – A Recipe Beyond The “Fear Of God”

    For Brother Jonathan – A Recipe Beyond The “Fear Of God”

    By Kola Johnson The fear of God as they say, is the beginning of wisdom. At least, that is how its supposed to be. But is it really? Now, let’s begin to think of it. Take Nigeria for instance. It is doubtful whether there could be any country so im…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:08pm -
  • NewEmergency Rule Extension And The Fate Of Three Governors

    Emergency Rule Extension And The Fate Of Three Governors

    On May 14, 2013, President Goodluck Jonathan declared a six-month state of emergency in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states following incessant attacks  by Boko Haram. After unsuccessful attempts by the military to curtail the insurgency in the three sta…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:04pm -
  • NewGov Akpabio Sacks 2 Aides

    Gov Akpabio Sacks 2 Aides

    Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom has relieved two commissioners of their appointment. This is contained in a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Communications, Mr. Aniekan Umanah, in Uyo on Thursday. It stated that the minor resh…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:00pm -
  • NewLand Use Charge Fraudsters Sent To Kirikiri Prison

    Land Use Charge Fraudsters Sent To Kirikiri Prison

    Kazeem Ugbodaga Two suspected fraudsters have been sent to Kirikiri Prisons in Lagos State, southwest Nigeria, for allegedly forging Land Use Charge documents. The suspects, Tunde Dunmoye and Bakai Shafau, were arrested sometime ago for allegedly for…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:56pm -
  • NewMalaria Kills A Child Every Minute, Says WHO

    Malaria Kills A Child Every Minute, Says WHO

    Eromosele Ebhomele As the world prepares for the annual World Malaria Day Friday, the World Health Organisation, WHO, says malaria is still a major health challenge in Nigeria and other African countries as it kills an average of a child every minute…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:50pm -
  • NewTerry G, Hotel Manager Exchange Blows

    Terry G, Hotel Manager Exchange Blows

    Funsho Arogundade & Taiwo Okanlawon Controversial singer and producer, Gabriel Amanyi, popularly known as Terry G, has again been involved in a messy fight at a hangout in his Iju neighbourhood. The fight, which later resulted in a free-for-all, took…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:45pm -
  • NewThugs Destroy Gov Fayemi’s Billboards, Posters

    Thugs Destroy Gov Fayemi’s Billboards, Posters

    As violence continues to trail the governoship election campaign in Ekiti, western Nigeria, thugs have destroyed the billboards and campaign posters of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and incumbent governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Ka…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:39pm -
  • NewBoko Haram: Jonathan, Govs In Crucial Talks

    Boko Haram: Jonathan, Govs In Crucial Talks

    Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja The enlarged security meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan, the 36 state governors and the Nigeria military chiefs over the worsening security situation in the country took off this afternoon at Aso Rock Presidential Vil…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:33pm -

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