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  • NewYes, I Kiss Genevieve Whenever We Are Together—Female Act, Ella Martins Confesses
    In 2013, news went viral alleging that a Beninoise actress-cum-musician, Ella Martins, was having a romantic affair with Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji, and not, the singer is claiming she is now being disturbed by the story.According to Ella, sh…
    - 35 mins ago, 28 Jul 14, 10:53am -
  • NewInstagram Pulls Down Fake Jim Iyke Account
    Nigeriafilms.com has confirmed that an account of top Nollywood star, Jim Iyke, earlier operated by an impostor on popular photo sharing website, Instagram, has been taken down. This information was made available to Nigeriafilms.com by the actors me…
    - 8 mins ago, 28 Jul 14, 10:26am -
  • NewJealous Colleagues, Journalists Are Our Biggest Problems—Mercy Aigbe
    Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe-Gentry, has disclosed that the major challenge actors face in the movie industry in Nigeria is bad press.According to her, the media has not been fair to the make-believe stars because of what they write, which she says…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:01pm -
  • NewCelebs Storm Entertainment Express Awards In Lagos (Photos)
    The third edition of the Entertainment Express anniversary gala and awards night is ongoing and various public figures drawn from all facets of live have continued to troop in to grace the event.The ceremony is holding at the prestigious Nitshift Col…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 10:56pm -
  • NewBamidele Aturu Laid To Rest [Pictures]
    Nigerian human rights activist and lawyer Bamidele Aturu who passed away at the age of 49 on July 9,2014 after a brief illness has been buried.His burial ceremony was held on Friday 25th July 2014. He was laid to rest in his country-home of Ogbagi Ak…
    - 14 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 8:19pm -
  • NewOAP, Tosyn Bucknor Had A 'Fight' With---
    Fans and well wishers of On-Air-Personality, Tosyn Bucknor, have continued to send in their goodwill message to the radio goddess for her quick recovery over an accident she had at home.Tosyn took to her social media page to announce this while on he…
    - 17 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 5:38pm -
  • NewI’m Not In Competition With Anybody—B’Dash Boasts
    Star Quest 2011 lead vocalist, Beauty Aghedo better known as B-Bash, has disclosed that one of her major challenge in the music industry is getting the right people to work with.According to her, the right people in the industry are difficult to find…
    - 18 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 4:20pm -
  • NewIt’s Nobody’s Business If I Sold ‘Aye’ To Davido—Runtown Fumes
    There have been speculations that fast-rising singer, Runtown sold the hit song, Aye, to Davido, but the young singer is not ready to make clarification concerning the matter, at least for now. If you will recall, Davido was featured in one of Runtow…
    - 18 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 4:14pm -
  • NewDavido 'Beats' Wizkid Again At AFRIMMA 2014
    Wave making artiste, Davido, has given glory to God and his fans as he won an award as African Artiste of the Year at the AFRIMMA 2014 making it the third time the talented singer will be the award this year.The Aye crooner was given the award at the…
    - 19 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 2:52pm -
  • NewNaeto C, Wife Welcome Baby Girl
    Music artiste Naetochukwu popularly known as Naeto C and his wife, Nicole welcomed a baby girl on Friday, 25th of July, 2014.The bouncing baby girl which was delivered is the second child of the couple, She gave birth to the baby in UK.The couple tie…
    - 23 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:09am -
  • Tee Billz Bugs Tiwa Savage
    There is no doubt that singer, Tiwa Savage-Baloguns husband is really working hard to get his wife to the top.Her husband who is also her manager, sometime ago, promised her that he was going to make her a star, and guess he is doing justice to that…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 10:12pm -
  • Some Want To Be Actors Because Of Fame And Glamour- John Dumelo
    One of Ghanas handsome actor, John Dumelo is getting ready for a new movie, and he is required to loose 10kgs to be able to play his role.The handsome actor used the opportunity to advise this fans to be devoted to their talents. He said that been an…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 10:11pm -
  • Nollywood Stars Storm Jnr Pope Odonwodo's Wedding [Pictures]
    Nollywood actor Jnr Pope Odonwodo and his wife, Jennifer Awele tied the knot in a Christian way today in Asaba Delta state.Nollywood stars, friends and family graced the occasion today, everyone at the occasion were all looking gorgeous. Nollywood ac…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 7:48pm -
  • Prostitution Should Be Legalized In Nigeria----Maheeda
    Controversial gospel singer, Maheeda says she thinks prostitution should be legalized. She said that even with the way prostitutes openly roam the streets of Lagos State, she was surprised to learn that prostitution is illegal in Nigeria.Maheeda who…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 6:17pm -
  • Ibinabo Is A Small Girl...She Selects People And Give Them Posts- Mr Ibu Fires Back
    Last week, Actors Guild of Nigeria president, Ibinabo Fiberesima fired shots at Nollywood actor John Okafor popularly known as Mr. Ibu for telling her to step down and not run for 2nd term, she said replying him will be trading intelligence for ignor…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 6:14pm -
  • Awilo Longomba Inspires Me……….Julius Agwu
    Nigerian Comedian, Julius Agwu, is full of praises for Congolese singer, Awilo Longomba, whom he describes as a source of inspiration.According to the comedian, Awilo inspired his first album Okombo, Chop Bisikit, Bendown Sellect and I Buy Kwilikwili…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 5:42pm -
  • Daddy Showkey Disappointed At Artistes Who Shunned Late Kefee's Burial
    Ace music artiste popularly known as Daddy Showkey says there is no love in the music industry and musicians only pretend to love one and another, but when tragedy struck, one will see their true color. The music artiste said that he was shocked at h…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 5:40pm -
  • Eva Alordiah Makes Over To Angelina Jolie
    Its no news that some entertainment celebrities have other jobs doing apart from the entertaining, and female rapper Eva Alordiah is one of them.The talented lady has proven by her works that even though she stops entertaining, she surely has a handw…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 5:26pm -
  • Richard Mofe Damijo To Be Given Chieftaincy Title
    Veteran Nollywood actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo who was rumored to be ill sometime ago because of his weight loss is set to be honored with a chieftaincy title.The actor who is also the Delta State Commissioner for Arts and Culture will be given the tit…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 5:23pm -
  • I Am Not Having Any Affair With Banky W.........Producer, Kemi Adetiba
    Award-winning director, producer and cinematographer, Kemi Adetiba, has cleared the air on her relationship with EME boss, Banky W.Kemi explained that she and Banky W were close friends but had no strings attached.According to her, she had know the a…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 3:03pm -
  • My Online Begging Was A Stunt on My Daughter.........Afrocandy
    Controversial actress, Judith Mazagwu, popularly known as Afrocandy, has finally opened up that her request for her daughters school fees on the social media platform was publicity stunt.The actress explained that the stunt was actually aimed at conv…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 2:53pm -
  • Timaya Silence Fan After Describing Him As Uncivilized
    Dem Mama Records boss, Enetimi Alfred Odom better known as Timaya, is not smiling with any one that tends to cross his way as the artiste is trying to keep a low profile while working on his music career.The artiste who just released a new dancehall…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 7:18am -
  • I Am UpSet…Singer, Dencia Yells
    Popular Nigerian singer, Dencia, is no stranger to controversies as this time; she has decided to attack the activities evil doers in the country and also questioning the integrity of the government towards protecting lives and properties.According t…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 7:03am -
  • Jim Iyke Finally Dumps Nadia For Good, Flirts with New Mistress
    Just as we thought that the rift between Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buhari and Nollywood bad boy Jim Iyke, was gradually getting settled as the duo were seen hanging around each other, our thought has been proven wrong as it seems like the two love bird…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 6:50pm -
  • Uniben Final Year Student Wins 2014 Miss Global Nigeria Pageant [Pictures]
    A final year student of International Studies Diplomacy, University of Benin, Faith Eriata is the 2014 Miss Global Nigeria Queen.The new Queen who hails from Edo State walked tall amongst 16 other leggy damsels to win the crown in a colourful event…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 6:38pm -
  • Actor Solomon Akiyesi Says Goodbye To Second Hand Cars
    There is absolutely nothing wrong in buying second hand cars, but for some people, it actually means you are not capable of buying a new one.After Nollywood actor, Solomon Akiyesi controversial wedding which saw his pregnant wife burst into the churc…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 5:57pm -
  • Wizkid's Alleged 'Caro' Claims Her Account Was Hacked
    Few days ago it was reported that an American based girl named Caro Ikpea called out WizKids girlfriend Tania Omotayo. If you missed it Read It Here.There is a press release announcing that Caros account was hacked. According to the press release ...
    - 3 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 4:42pm -
  • Why I Allowed Basketmouth Use My Name—Real Basketmouth Explains
    Many may not know that Bright Okpocha, better known as Basketmouth, is not the original owner of the name, but one Ernest Essien, who now calls himself as MC Miracle. MC Miracle, explained that he gave Bright the go ahead to use the name when the Glo…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 3:09pm -
  • Toke Makinwa Rocks Same Hairstyle As Beyonce
    Popular Nigerian OAP, Toke Makinwa is not known to wear braids, but this time, she has decided to give it a try. She is mostly seen rocking weaves, which fits her very well. However, she is not looking bad in this hairstyle. Few weeks ago, Nigeriafil…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 2:27pm -
  • Nigeria May Split Soon—Bishop Oyedepo
    Bishop David Oyedepo of the Living Faith Church aka Winners Chapel, has warned that Nigeria is on the verge of breaking up if some issues are not quickly addressed. In an interview with Punch, Oyedepo wondered why behind Boko Haram in the country hav…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 2:26pm -

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  • NewAsaba power sub-station to be inaugurated Aug. 28
    The launching was earlier billed for Monday. ——————– Domicent Etsese, Director, AK-AY Elektric Contracting Firm, which is handling the Asaba power sub-station project, said on Sunday that the project would now be inaugurated on Aug 28.…
    - 14 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 8:23pm -
  • NewBREAKING: Heavy gunfire in Adamawa town
    Residents of Garkida, in Gombi Local Government Area of Adamawa State are reporting an ongoing  heavy gunfire in the town. “We are right now locked up in our houses and all we can hear is heavy gunfire‎ which appears to come from all directions,…
    - 15 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 7:12pm -
  • NewUNESCO tasks Nigerian Govt. on adult illiteracy, Out-of-School children
    “That the issue of youth and adult illiteracy be adequately addressed”. ———————– The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, UNESCO, on Sunday emphasised the need for the Federal Government to address the…
    - 16 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 6:29pm -
  • NewAviation workers issue fresh ultimatum to Nigerian Government
    Air transport workers say the ultimatum was given, following the expiration of a previous one. ————————- The Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, ATSSSAN, has issued a fresh 14-day ultimatum to the Federal Gover…
    - 16 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 6:23pm -
  • NewNigeria Glo Premier League Match Day 20 Results
    Rangers Int’ 2-0 El-Kanemi Abia Warriors 2-1 Nasarawa United Lobi Stars 2-1 Heartland Giwa FC 1-0 Enyimba Int’ Warri Wolves 1-0 Kaduna United FC Taraba 1-0 Gombe United Bayelsa United 1-0 Crown FC Sunshine Stars 1-0 Nembe City Akwa United 1-0 Sha…
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Nat’l Conference: Derivation Has Been Settled 12 Years Ago – Clarke. PT1
Nat’l Conference: Derivation Has Been Settled 12 Years Ago – Clarke. PT1A Legal Practitioner, Robert Clarke, is not surprised that his earlier statement that the National Conference was not going to have a successful end because there was no…
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Nat’l Conference: Derivation Has Been Settled 12 Years Ago – Clarke. PT2
Nat’l Conference: Derivation Has Been Settled 12 Years Ago – Clarke. PT2A Legal Practitioner, Robert Clarke, is not surprised that his earlier statement that the National Conference was not going to have a successful end because there was no…
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Nat’l Conference: Derivation Has Been Settled 12 Years Ago – Clarke. PT3
Nat’l Conference: Derivation Has Been Settled 12 Years Ago – Clarke. PT3A Legal Practitioner, Robert Clarke, is not surprised that his earlier statement that the National Conference was not going to have a successful end because there was no…
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ChannelsTV News@10 (27/07/2014) Part 4
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ChannelsTV News@10 (27/07/2014) Part 3
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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…
    - 47 days ago, 11 Jun 14, 12:21pm -
  • 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…
    - 47 days ago, 11 Jun 14, 11:32am -
  • 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…
    - 47 days ago, 11 Jun 14, 11:00am -
  • 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,…
    - 53 days ago, 5 Jun 14, 6:20pm -
  • 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…
    - 53 days ago, 5 Jun 14, 6:16pm -
  • "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…
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  • 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…
    - 59 days ago, 30 May 14, 5:10pm -
  • 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,…
    - 59 days ago, 30 May 14, 2:29pm -

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The Nation

  • NewBloody weekend: Boko Haram on the rampage
    30 killed in Adamawa Man, wife, dad, maid died in Kano bombing Cameroon deputy PM’s wife abducted Boko Haram insurgents were on the rampage at the weekend. They abducted yesterday the wife of Cameroon’s Vice Prime Minister. The sect’s fighters…
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  • NewMan loses dad, wife, maid in Kano bombing as 30 die in Adamawa
    Five persons died yesterday in Kano when suspected insurgents  hurled explosives from the window of a school at a church building as worshippers were leaving after a mass. Eight others were injured in the attack on St. Charles Catholic Church on Zu…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:55am -
  • NewBuhari: Nigeria would ’ve been in turmoil, says Jonathan
    •APC seeks international probe  President Goodluck Jonathan was all gratitude to Allah yesterday for sparing the lives of former Head of State Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and top Islamic preacher Sheik Dahiru Bauchi. The duo escaped assassination on Wed…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:54am -
  • New‘Soldiers hid in sugarcane farm to kill my men’
    The bodies were displayed on the floor, in wooden caskets. They were surrounded by men who two days earlier had no inkling that they could be dead.  Tears and sorrow enveloped the area. Nineteen of them were ready to be buried. About sixteen others…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:53am -
  • NewI’m a wartime Army Chief, says Minimah
    The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Kenneth Minimah, has  said he is a war time chief whose major focus is to put an end to the menace of Boko Haram. Minimah, who spoke in Lagos at the weekend while addressing troops at Ojo, Topo and Ibereko Barrac…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:52am -
  • NewSultan to insurgents: end your killings
    A section of the Muslim Ummah in Nigeria yesterday marked Eid el Fitir the end of Islamic month of Ramadan – with prayers after the 30-day fasting period. The celebration continues today in other parts of the country. In his Sallah message, the Sul…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:51am -
  • NewInsurance firms’ CEOs face sanctions
    The fate of 13 chief executives of insurance companies and broking firms is hanging in the balance following their failure to submit their audited accounts to the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM). For this breach, NAICOM has given the affected…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:50am -
  • New‘Lagos memorandum scuttled at National Conference’
    There was deliberate discrimination against Lagos State delegates by the leadership of the National Conference, Chief Olorunfunmi Basorun, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said. He accused the conference chairman, Justice Idris…
    - 10 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:25am -
  • NewI resigned because of Daniel’s threat, says LP chair
    The Chairman of the Ogun State chapter of the Labour Party(LP), Bode Simeon, has resigned, alleging “harassment, intimidation and threat” to his life by former Governor Gbenga Daniel. Daniel’s media aide, Mr Ayo Giwa, did not comment on the all…
    - 10 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:23am -
  • NewFIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Falconets land in Canada
    Nigeria’s U-20 women team the Falconets, arrived Canada 12.15 am yesterday for their training tour ahead of the 2014 FIFA U-20 women’s World Cup billed for Canada. The second batch of 14 players and 6 officials landed at Moncton airport at 12.15a…
    - 10 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:21am -

The Punch

  • New38 killed in Libya clashes

    38 killed in Libya clashes

    At least 38 people have been killed in clashes between troops loyal to the Libyan government and Islamist fighters in the city of Benghazi, officials say. The militants attacked troops in the centre of the city, in eastern Libya. A week of fighting i…
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  • NewMH17 downing may be war crime – UN

    MH17 downing may be war crime – UN

    The downing of Malaysia Airlines jet MH17 in eastern Ukraine may constitute a “war crime”, the UN human rights chief Navi Pillay says. Ukraine and Western governments believe pro-Russian rebels shot down MH17, using a missile system supplied by R…
    - 1 hour ago, 28 Jul 14, 9:04am -
  • NewSouth Korea ferry: Students ‘floated from cabins’

    South Korea ferry: Students ‘floated from cabins’

    Students who survived South Korea’s ferry disaster have described escaping from flooded cabins as the ship sank. The students had obeyed the crew’s orders to stay put, even as water started coming in as the Sewol listed. Students floated up to ca…
    - 2 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 8:10am -
  • NewTwo California wildfires destroy 10 homes

    Two California wildfires destroy 10 homes

    Two fast-moving wildfires in California have destroyed 10 homes and have forced the evacuation of hundreds more, US officials say. In the Sacramento region, a fire has spread to cover an area of about 4,000 acres, while another blaze threatens homes…
    - 2 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 7:58am -
  • NewGaza crisis: UN calls for immediate ceasefire

    Gaza crisis: UN calls for immediate ceasefire

    The UN Security Council has called for an “immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire” in Gaza. An emergency session backed a statement calling for a truce over the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr “and beyond”. Both the Palestinian and…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 6:56am -
  • NewNo PIB, no re-election, group warns N’Assembly members

    No PIB, no re-election, group warns N’Assembly members

    A civil society group, the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, has warned members of the National Assembly not to contemplate re-election in 2015, if they fail to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill into law. The Executive Director…
    - 7 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 2:59am -
  • NewI’ll lead struggle to liberate Kwara – Minister

    I’ll lead struggle to liberate Kwara – Minister

    Minister of National Planning, Dr. Olanrewaju Sulaiman, has said he would lead the struggle to liberate Kwara State from the grip of a former governor, Bukola Saraki. Sulaiman made the statement in Abuja, on Saturday evening, at a prayer/reception he…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:49am -
  • NewFashola says cooperation needed to solve Nigeria’s challenges

    Fashola says cooperation needed to solve Nigeria’s challenges

    Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, has urged Nigerians to cooperate and find a lasting solution to the challenges confronting the country, saying only the citizens could take the country out of the doldrums. Fashola, in a Sallah message, said i…
    - 10 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 12:01am -
  • NewRelocation threats: Caution ACF, Igbo group tells FG

    Relocation threats: Caution ACF, Igbo group tells FG

    Igbo World Union has called on the Federal Government and the various security agencies not to treat with levity the recent threats and inciting remarks by the Arewa Consultative Forum and the Arewa Youth Development Foundation against the interest o…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:41pm -
  • NewWe won’t enforce number plate law in August —FRSC

    We won’t enforce number plate law in August —FRSC

    The Federal Road Safety Corps has backtracked on its plan to clampdown on vehicle owners who have not procured its new number plate and driver’s licence by August 1. The agency said it had not fixed a deadline for a nationwide enforcement of the ne…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:23pm -
  • NewSoldiers, police beef up security in FCT

    Soldiers, police beef up security in FCT

    Soldiers and policemen were fully deployed to beef up security in the Federal Capital Territory between Saturday and Sunday for the sallah celebrations, as part of measures to thwart terror attacks in Abuja. The security personnel who were seen on du…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:19pm -
  • New‘JTF winning war against oil theft, illegal refining’

    ‘JTF winning war against oil theft, illegal refining’

    The Commander, Joint Military Task Force in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, Maj. Gen. Emmanuel Atewe, says the outfit, despite the resilience of oil criminals, is winning the war against oil theft, illegal refining and related crimes. Atewe s…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:13pm -
  • NewPFN tasks Muslims on national unity

    PFN tasks Muslims on national unity

    The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria has urged Muslims across the country to use the end of the Ramadan fast to reflect on the state of the nation and promote peace in Nigeria. The National President of PFN, Dr. Felix Omobude, disclosed this in a Sa…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:07pm -
  • NewB’Haram: NAOWA donates relief materials to soldiers’ widows

    B’Haram:  NAOWA donates relief materials to soldiers’ widows

    The wife of the Chief of Army Staff, Mrs. Felly Minimah, has donated food items worth millions of naira to widows of soldiers who lost their lives while fighting against insurgency in some parts of the country. Mrs. Minimah, who is also the National…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:02pm -
  • New2015: APC, PDP in fresh battle for Lagos

    2015: APC, PDP in fresh battle for Lagos

    The role of the new Federal task force in Lagos has sparked renewed face-off between the ruling All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party, writes ENIOLA AKINKUOTU They are noticeable around the old tollgate area along Lagos-Ibadan ex…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:01pm -
  • NewExploring benefits of social media

    Exploring benefits of social media

    The growing attraction of social media to people of all ages has immense benefits. IFE ADEDAPO writes on its usefulness outside the business world Right from inception, the Internet has been favoured among researchers in Nigeria because they are able…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:01pm -
  • NewDublin records strong property price growth

    Dublin records strong property price growth

    Residential property prices in Ireland have increased by 12.5 per cent in the year to June, up from10.6 per cent in May, according to the latest index from the Central Statistical Office. It is substantially up on the increase of 1.2 per cent recorde…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:00pm -
  • NewEbola outbreak: Sierra Leone escaped patient dies

    Ebola outbreak: Sierra Leone escaped patient dies

    A Sierra Leone woman who fled hospital after testing positive for the Ebola virus has died after turning herself in, health officials have told the BBC. Her family had forcibly removed her from a public hospital on Thursday. Saudatu Koroma’s is the…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:00pm -
  • New160 players for ARS 4 National Finals

    160 players for ARS 4 National Finals

    No fewer than 160 players made up of five zonal boys’ and girls’ teams will be vying for honours when the National Finals of the Season Four of the Airtel Rising Stars U-17 tournament kicks off in Lagos on Wednesday at the Yabatech Sports Complex…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:00pm -
  • NewGlasgow 2014: Adesanmi wins weightlifting gold

    Glasgow 2014: Adesanmi wins weightlifting gold

    Team Nigeria won their second weightlifting gold on Sunday after Oluwatoyin Adesanmi lifted a total of 207kg (92kg in snatch, 115kg in clean and jerk) to lead the women’s 63kg class. While she was celebrating, her compatriot Obioma Okoli lifted the…
    - 11 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 11:00pm -

PM News

  • NewHistoric Chinese church gutted by fire

    Historic Chinese church gutted by fire

    A fire largely destroyed one of China’s oldest churches early Monday, state media reported, gutting the inside of the late 19th century structure. “The inside of the building is totally destroyed,” a firefighter told the official Xinhua news ag…
    - 1 hour ago, 28 Jul 14, 9:01am -
  • NewFlags at half-mast as France mourns Mali crash victims

    Flags at half-mast as France mourns Mali crash victims

    Flags flew at half-mast in France Monday in mourning for the 118 victims of the Air Algerie plane tragedy, as investigators waited for the black boxes from the crash to arrive. Thousands of kilometres away on the remote desert site of the accident in…
    - 2 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 8:46am -
  • NewStudent survivors testify in Korea ferry trial

    Student survivors testify in Korea ferry trial

    Student survivors of South Korea’s ferry disaster, testifying for the first time Monday in the murder trial of the captain and crew, recalled being repeatedly told to stay put as the ship was sinking. “They kept saying the same thing over and ove…
    - 2 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 8:12am -
  • NewIheanacho, Jovetic lifts Man City over AC Milan in friendly

    Iheanacho, Jovetic lifts Man City over AC Milan in friendly

    English Premier League champions Manchester City cruised to a 5-1 triumph over Italy’s AC Milan on Sunday in a weather-hit friendly at Heinz Field, home of the NFL’s Pittsburgh Steelers. Manuel Pellegrini’s men stormed into an early 2-0 lead th…
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 6:44am -
  • NewOsun election: Voters storm electoral ward for PVC

    Osun election: Voters storm electoral ward for PVC

    Prospective voters in Osogbo thronged the various electoral wards in the town to collect their permanent voters cards (PVC). The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced earlier that temporary voters cards would not be used for the…
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Jul 14, 6:30am -
  • NewSallah: Fashola urges love, peaceful co-existence

    Sallah: Fashola urges love, peaceful co-existence

    Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos state on Sunday enjoined Nigerians to love one another and co-exist peacefully, irrespective of their religion. In a Sallah message signed by Hakeem Bello, Special Adviser on Media, Fashola said it was only through…
    - 12 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 10:01pm -
  • NewAPC wants Enugu coal deposits revived

    APC wants Enugu coal deposits revived

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) in the South-East on Sunday in Enugu called on the Federal Government to facilitate the revival of the coal deposits in Enugu State. The call was contained in a statement by the party’s spokesman in the zone, Osi…
    - 12 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 9:51pm -
  • NewSeven dead, three injured in Kogi auto crash

    Seven dead, three injured in Kogi auto crash

    The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Sunday in Lokoja confirmed the death of seven persons in a multiple road accident which occurred on the Ankpa-Anyingba road in Kogi. FRSC Kogi Sector Commander, Godwin Omiko who confirmed this to NAN, said…
    - 13 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 9:41pm -
  • NewCalamity would have befallen Nigeria if Buhari was killed – Jonathan

    Calamity would have befallen Nigeria if Buhari was killed – Jonathan

    President Goodluck Jonathan said calamity would have befallen Nigeria if former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari and Islamic scholar, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi, were killed in the July 23 bomb attacks in Kaduna. Jonathan stated this when a delegatio…
    - 13 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 9:28pm -
  • NewLiverpool signs Lovren from Southampton

    Liverpool signs Lovren from Southampton

    Liverpool has signed Dejan Lovren from Southampton for around £20 million. A statement on the club’s website read: “Liverpool Football Club are delighted to announce the signing of defender Dejan Lovren from Southampton. “The 25-year-old Croat…
    - 13 hours ago, 27 Jul 14, 9:21pm -

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