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14 Mar 2015
But in a swift reaction, Ayuba’s challenger, Joe Ajaero, in company of some of the candidates that lost out in the election, announced Friday, March 20, 2015 as date for a fresh ‘special delegates’ conference...
14 Mar 2015
In a related development, there was pandemonium yesterday in Ogbomoso area of Oyo State, as residents nabbed some people for allegedly possessing over 500 PVCs. The prompt intervention of policemen saved the suspects from been lynched by the irate residents by firing tear gas canisters to disperse the surging crowd.
14 Mar 2015
Gabriel Agbonlahor and Christian Benteke both scored twice in the first half to give Villa their first goals and win away from home since December.
14 Mar 2015
Five Ferguson residents have taken a first step toward ousting the city's mayor in the wake of a federal probe into the police killing of unarmed black youth Michael Brown, activists said Saturday. The residents delivered their affidavit for James Knowles's recall to city hall on Friday, the Organization for Black Struggle said on its Twitter feed, just as the mayor was telling US news media he has no intention of stepping down.
14 Mar 2015
TROOPS of 7 Division of the Nigerian Army in Yobe state have uncovered a bomb-making factory and other arms and ammunitions at the Gujba Fertilizer Blending plant, during a two-day military operations against Boko Haram terrorists group in the Gujba Buni/Yadi-Bara Forests axis.
14 Mar 2015
I sat there, hands on cheek, wondering what had gone wrong. A group of journalists from different countries at the recently concluded Africa Junior Championships in Niamey, Niger Republic were discussing Nigeria’s loss to South Africa in the semi finals
14 Mar 2015
THE controversy surrounding the alleged telephone conversation between President Goodluck Jonathan and his Moroccan counterpart, King Mohammed Hassan VI, took another twist yesterday as the Presidency confirmed that the President never at any time spoke with the Moroccan King over any issue.
13 Mar 2015
A poll conducted early this month by NOI Polls Limited, a country-specific polling services agency in West Africa (that partners Gallup USA to develop opinion research in Nigeria),
13 Mar 2015
Flying Eagles coach, Manu Garba, maintains his team is still not the best at the 2015 African Youth Championship (AYC) despite winning two straight games and racking up seven goals. The Nigeria U-20 team became the first team to qualify for the 2015 Junior World Cup in New Zealand after they tallied six points from two matches.
13 Mar 2015
“The (fertiliser) plant we are trying to build will cost $250 million, while the power plant will cost about $300 million. It is new day in Ologbo, we are going to build this new plant without looking for money because we have the money to build the plants. “The only thing we are asking the community is to cooperate with us, work with us, so that we can employ over 600 people in this community. The first time I came to Edo, I came to Ologbo and I have never had any problem with this community, so I am very grateful to you for that.”
12 Mar 2015
CITING misinformation, the Federal Government Wednesday said there was no evidence of the presence of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) extremist rebel group in any part of Nigeria.
10 Mar 2015
NOBEL laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has lauded the Lagos elite for their pioneering roles in the emergence of Nigeria as a nation. Soyinka spoke Tuesday in Lagos at the public presentation of Dr. Patrick Dele Cole’s book, Modern and Tradition Elites in the Politics of Lagos, while reviewing the book.

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