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Buhari assures on security, directs NNPC; indigenous oil producers to boost sector
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, in Abuja directed the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to ...
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Buhari assures on security, directs NNPC; indigenous oil producers to boost sector

Banks jittery over low cash inflow
There were indications that public sector funds component of banks’ deposit base may have started to shrink, raising fears that it will affect the nation's economy...
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Banks jittery over low cash inflow

Over 100m Nigerians living below poverty line - Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Wednesday stated that about 110 Nigerians were still living below poverty line despite the policies o...
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Over 100m Nigerians living below poverty line - Osinbajo

Ooni: Succession tussle toughens
As the process of choosing a new Ooni of Ife gains momentum, Prince Adeyemi Adeoye Aderibigbe Ologbenla who is from one of the ruling houses in Ile-Ife, has advised ...
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Ooni: Succession tussle toughens

Albino Foundation demands explanation of member's death in Lagos
The Festac, Lagos, abode of 23-year-old albino, Ugochukwu Ugogbua, who committed suicide last Sunday, was yesterday besieged by me...
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Albino Foundation demands explanation of member's death in Lagos

Bode George blasts Fashola over alleged N78m website scam
lagos—FORMER Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Demcoratic Party, PDP, Chief Olabode George, yesterday, berated former gove...
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Bode George blasts Fashola over alleged N78m website scam

Nigeria earns N2.5trn from petroleum products export in 3mths
Nigeria earned N2.512 trillion from the export of petroleum products in three months, between April and June 2015, according to da...
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Nigeria earns N2.5trn from petroleum products export in 3mths

Ambode revokes Falomo Shopping Centre contract
lagos—governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, yesterday, revoked the concession granted by the Lagos State Development and Pro...
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Ambode revokes Falomo Shopping Centre contract

Buhari assures on security, directs NNPC; indigenous oil producers to boost sector
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, in Abuja directed the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to ...
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Buhari assures on security, directs NNPC; indigenous oil producers to boost sector

Banks jittery over low cash inflow
There were indications that public sector funds component of banks’ deposit base may have started to shrink, raising fears that it will affect the nation's economy...
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Banks jittery over low cash inflow

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You goofed on Jonathan’s agricultural programme, Adesina tells Oshimhole
Akinwumi Adesina

on August 19, 2015 / in News, Trending 7:00 am
Immediate past Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has slammed Edo State Governor, Adams Osh
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Buhari orders probe into how wanted Lebanese ISIS terrorist got Nigerian visa
ISIS Cleric, Ahmed Al Assir

on August 19, 2015 / in News, Trending
The Federal Government has ordered a full investigation into how a wanted terrorist was granted Nigerian visa in Lebanon to v
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Corrupt practices: Igbo leaders’ position on probe of past govts (3)
igbo-people

on August 19, 2015 / in Special Report, Trending
ACCORDING to a recent announcement, the Commission, (i.e. the ICPC), having completed its investigation, had requested the Ch
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ISIS’ fugitive fleeing to Nigeria caught
ISIS Cleric, Ahmed Al Assir

on August 18, 2015 / in News, Trending 7:58 am
After more than two years on the run, fugitive cleric Ahmed Al Assir was arrested by Lebanese authorities on Saturday as he a
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If Igbos are butchered again, Nigeria will break; Fani- Kayode warns
Fani- Kayode

on August 18, 2015 / in News, Trending
FORMER Director of Publicity, Peoples Democratic Presidential Campaign Organisation, PDPPCO, Chief Femi Fani- Kayode Monday
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MASSOB women protest Igbo marginalization, ask Buhari to address issues
(FILES)- A March 2, 2012 file photo shows an Ohafia cultural troupe entertaining bystanders during the burial of Nigeria's secessionist leader Odumegwu Ojukwu at his native Nnewi country home, in Anambra State eastern Nigeria. Odumegwu Ojukwu, who championed the campaign for an independent Republic of Biafra in eastern Nigeria in the 1960s culminating in a 30-month civil war which left more than a million dead was buried at his Nnewi family home in Anambra State. Its name is synonomous with the declaration of independence and updates on the brutal conflict that followed, but nearly 50 years after Nigeria's civil war, Radio Biafra is again making headlines. AFP PHOTO

on August 18, 2015 / in News, Trending
Chief Ralph Uwazurike-led Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has warned that Ndigbo wil
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You goofed on Jonathan’s agricultural programme, Adesina tells Oshimhole
Buhari orders probe into how wanted Lebanese ISIS terrorist got Nigerian visa
Corrupt practices: Igbo leaders’ position on probe of past govts (3)
ISIS’ fugitive fleeing to Nigeria caught
If Igbos are butchered again, Nigeria will break; Fani- Kayode warns
MASSOB women protest Igbo marginalization, ask Buhari to address issues
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Baba Sala on hospital bed, says: ‘Give me pounded yam’
Moses Olaoluwa Olusanya Adejumo , A.K.A Baba Sala

on August 20, 2015 / in Entertainment, News 4:00 am
“The first thing my father did after he was resuscitated was to ask for pounded yam”, That’s according to one of the so
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NBC bans Shakiti Bobo, Fans mi, other songs
Olamide

on August 19, 2015 / in Entertainment, News 7:59 pm
The Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation, the government parastatal responsible for regulating the broadcast industry here has p
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American ‘Hotel Rwanda’ star Kazin on location in Asaba
Hollywood actor Hakeem Kae-Kazim

on August 19, 2015 / in Entertainment, News
He is currently on the set of 'Marrying A Campbell' in Asaba, the Delta state capital where he is shooting alongside Delta st
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If Flavour asks me out, my answer will be… – Chidimma
File: Flavour and Chidinma in the photo posted on Instagram.

on August 19, 2015 / in Entertainment
No doubt, singer, Chidimma Ekile, is the crush of many male artistes in Nigeria. But the irony is despite all the admirers, s
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Wizkid,Chidinma, Pasuma headline Ibadan Star Music Trek
Wizkid and Seyi Shay

on August 19, 2015 / in Entertainment, News
Starboy Wizkid and Fuji Icon Pasuma will headline the Star Music Trek concert at Trans Amusment Park, Samonda, Ibadan on Satu
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Busty actress Cynthia Agholor releases enchanting photos
Cynthia Agholor

on August 19, 2015 / in Entertainment, News
Seasoned Nollywood actress, Cynthia Agholor has been harping on decency in the industry and she brought it to bare in these n
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Baba Sala on hospital bed, says: ‘Give me pounded yam’
NBC bans Shakiti Bobo, Fans mi, other songs
American ‘Hotel Rwanda’ star Kazin on location in Asaba
If Flavour asks me out, my answer will be… – Chidimma
Wizkid,Chidinma, Pasuma headline Ibadan Star Music Trek
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Why APC can’t be ashamed of Aregbesola – Lai Mohammed
Lai Mohammed

on August 20, 2015 / in Politics 9:55 am
Against the background of the stretching arrears of salaries owed public workers in Osun State, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the spok
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Can APC rule Imo for 24 years?
*Imo state Governor, Okorocha

on August 20, 2015 / in Politics
THE declaration by Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State that his party, the All Progressives Party, APC, would have an unbro
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UNEP Report on Ogoni: Buhari’s deal for the N-Delta
Ogoni land and President Buhari

on August 19, 2015 / in News, Politics 1:15 pm
Commendations have continued to trail the decision of the federal government to fast track implementation of the report of th
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Why Ndigbo should follow constructive channels to Buhari – Mbadinuju
Chinweoke Mbadinuju

on August 19, 2015 / in News, Politics
Dr. Chinwoke Mbadinuju was the former governorof Anambra State between 1999 and 2003 under the platform of the PDP. He lost h
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NASS: Renewed controversy over Confab report
Former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan handing over reports of the 2014 National Conference to President Muhammadu Buhari

on August 19, 2015 / in News, Politics
The report of the 2014 National Conference was presented by former President Goodluck Jonathan as the most important document
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EDO: No, Ogbemudia can’t choose Oshiomhole’s successor — IDUOIRIYEMWEN
Matthew Iduoiriyemwen,

on August 19, 2015 / in Politics
Mr. Matthew Iduoiriyemwen, an aspirant for the 2016 governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was a former le
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UNEP Report on Ogoni: Buhari’s deal for the N-Delta
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NASS: Renewed controversy over Confab report
EDO: No, Ogbemudia can’t choose Oshiomhole’s successor — IDUOIRIYEMWEN
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Otamendi signs on for Manchester City
A young Manchester City supporter holds a home-made trophy aloft before the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Queens Park Rangers at The Etihad stadium in Manchester, north-west England on May 13, 2012. AFP PHOTO/PAUL

on August 20, 2015 / in News, Sports 11:36 am
Argentina defender Nicolas Otamendi has signed for Manchester City, the Premier League side announced on Thursday after a dea
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Eagles fly out September 4
BRAZIL, Curitiba : (From top L) Nigeria's team midfielder John Obi Mikel, forward Emmanuel Emenike, defender Kenneth Omeruo, defender Godfrey Oboabona and defender Efe Ambrose (from bottom L) forward Victor Moses, goalkeeper and captain Vincent Enyeama, forward Ahmed Musa, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi, midfielder Ramon Azeez and defender Juwon Oshaniwa pose during a Group F football match between Iran and Nigeria at the Baixada Arena in Curitiba at the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO

on August 20, 2015 / in Sports
Nigeria plan to charter a plane for next month’s AFCON qualifier in Tanzania and will fly out to Dar es Salaam from Abuja o
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Oliseh stuns fans by ignoring Ighalo
Oliseh, Super Eagles coach

on August 20, 2015 / in Sports
In a sign of changing fortunes for Nigerian players, readers of Goal have declared the exclusion of Odion Ighalo as the most
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Federation Cup: Lobi Stars stop Rangers, advance to final
STUMBLE: Shooting Stars Adeyinka Adedeji(l) stumbles during a GLO Premier League match between Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan and Kano Pillars in Ibadan yesterday. 3SC won 1-0. Photo courtesy LMC Media

on August 19, 2015 / in Sports 8:14 pm
Lobi Stars Football Club of Makurdi on Wednesday in Katsina qualified for the final match of the 2015 Men’s Federation Cup
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Injury knocks Heartland FC duo out of Tanzania/Nigeria clash
Heartland FC

on August 19, 2015 / in Sports
The Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Sunday Oliseh, on Wednesday in Abuja allowed the duo of David Obiazor and Nelson Ogbonnaya to
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AFCON Qualifiers: Nigeria to host Sierra Leone/Cote d’Ivoire clash
PINNICK-NFF

on August 19, 2015 / in Sports
Nigeria will host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match between reigning African champions Cote d’Ivoire
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Otamendi signs on for Manchester City
Eagles fly out September 4
Oliseh stuns fans by ignoring Ighalo
Federation Cup: Lobi Stars stop Rangers, advance to final
Injury knocks Heartland FC duo out of Tanzania/Nigeria clash
AFCON Qualifiers: Nigeria to host Sierra Leone/Cote d’Ivoire clash
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Crime Guard

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I paid N60,000 to escape from police cell — Serial robbery suspect

HIS arrest, escape from police cell and re-arrest is generating controversy. Wasiu Saka, 30, was a n
This man killed 7 including girlfriend in one day
Murder at dusk: Female teacher shot dead in Nsukka

Interview

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Ahead of his 74th birthday today, erstwhile military president, General Ibrahim Babangida had an int
Ooni nominated me as his succesor before he died – Adedoyin
Senate Rule forgery is figment of the imagination of APC leaders – Senator Nwaoboshi

Metro

Killing of bus driver by cop: Uneasy calm in PH, Obio Akpor after protests
Alade Market: Traders get 60-day quit notice
Rivers harvest of deaths: Recurring rage of cultists on killing spree

Special Report

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Corrupt practices: Igbo leaders’ position on probe of past govts (3)

ACCORDING to a recent announcement, the Commission, (i.e. the ICPC), having completed its investigat
Ponmo consumption: Nigeria losing out of $75bn global leather industry – survey
Corrupt practices: Igbo leaders’ position on probe of past govts (2)

Health

KIDNEYS: Water is one of the best free natural medicines that you can give your body.
Expert links kidney diseases to untreated infections, others

As incidences of kidney related diseases continued to rise in the country, expert has linked the for
‘Every drug is a potential poison’
Stakeholders drive digital awarness in pharmacy practice

Technology

Facebook leads social pack in US, Twitter sputters: study
Seven social media trends that can get you ahead of curve
Harmonization of national biometric database’ll reduce corruption – NCS

Education

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JAMB in a jam

JAMB, whose framework was borrowed from the United States’ Scholastic Aptitude Test, SAT, managed
We have made all our research findings available to industry – Matawal
ADIES calls for restoration of History to curriculum

Sweet Crude

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FG earns N14trn from crude export – NNPC

BY MICHAEL EBOH other arrangements and deductions, BarringNigeria earned $74.512 billion, about N14.
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