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46 political parties back Atiku to defeat Buhari

Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), have formally adopted a former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as its presidential candidate in the 2019 election. Chairman of…

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Senate okays Buhari’s N338bn local debt payment request

The Senate, Wednesday, approved a request by the Executive for the payment of N338.9 billion local debts owed by the Federal Government through a promissory…

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Electoral Act: Saraki takes on Buhari

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to heed the advice of anti-democratic elements who are putting pressure on him…

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How Evans shot Young Shall Grow Motors’ chairman – Police

The police on Wednesday gave an account of how the Chairman of Young Shall Grow Motors, Chief Vincent Obianuju, was allegedly shot in a gun…

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EFCC files N1.4bn money laundering charge against NBA President

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has filed a criminal money laundering charge against the President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Paul Usoro…

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Defection of Ambode’s commissioner to PDP shows ‘Babylon is falling’ – Agbaje

The Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party and its governorship candidate, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, have hailed the defection of the Commissioner for Energy…

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Prepare for long strike, ASUU tells members

Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, the President of Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has urged the striking academic staff of the Nigerian public universities to be…

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Arsenal still unbeaten after 20 games

Arsenal have extended their unbeaten run to 20 games, after they were held 2-2 by Manchester United at Old Trafford on Wednesday. Arsenal led twice,…

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No plans for mass retirement of staff – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reiterated that it has no plan to carry out mass retirement of staff. The Corporation’s Spokesman, Mr Ndu…

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Wolves stun Chelsea, no winner at Old Trafford

Chelsea were made to pay heavily for missed chances as they squandered a lead to lose 2-1 at Wolves on Wednesday. But in the same…

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JAMB to commence 2019/2020 UTME registration in January

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has confirmed it will commence registration for the 2019/ 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in January. The…

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Ekiti govt reverses all last minute appointments by Fayose

The Ekiti Executive Council at its sitting on Wednesday approved the cancellation of certain key appointments made by former Governor Ayo Fayose in the twilight…

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Embattled MTN pursues out-of-court settlement with CBN

Embattled telco giant, MTN has decided to resolve the $8.1 billion fine the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) slammed on it in an out-of-court settlement….

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What may amuse you about TEF Entrepreneurship Programme

One of the largest African philanthropic initiative devoted to supporting entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), will on Tuesday, January 1, 2018, begin to…

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MTN launches first Disney mobile web service in Nigeria

Nigerian telco giant, MTN has launched the first Disney mobile web service in Nigeria, Disneynigeria.mobi, loaded with Disney-themed short-form content, games and shareable. The service is…

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Why the NCC is suspending the allocation of 5G frequency

Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Danbatta, yesterday disclosed that the Commission is suspending these potential frequency spectrum allocations for 5G services- 26GHz,…

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NNPC explains contract for the Forcados Pipeline Surveilance

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has proffered informed perspective on the reported award of oil infrastructure surveillance contract to an indigenous…

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VFD mulls banking license, seeks to raise additional capital

Shareholders of VFD Group Limited have approved plans by the management to raise additional N7 billion capital as it seeks to expand its business portfolio…

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Anchor Borrowers’ Programme has created 2.5 million jobs, this is how

Governor Godwin Emefiele of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revealed that the apex bank’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) has created not less than 2.5…

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Two powerful people frustrating my husband – Aisha Buhari cries out

Wife of the President, Dr. Aisha Buhari, has claimed that two powerful personalities were frustrating President Muhammadu Buhari’s effort. Mrs. Buhari spoke at a conference…

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