27 February 2015
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Buhari: I won’t witch-hunt in anti-corruption battle

      Nigerians and the international community got yesterday a glimpse into the Gen. Muhammadu Buhari presidency...


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Police arrest three Okrika mayhem suspects

      Police detectives have queried top Rivers Peoples Democratic party (PDP) members over the mayhem at...


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Presidency Plans To Send Jega On Terminal Leave Next Week – APC Senators Allege

      The All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus in the Senate has raised the alarm over an...


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Drama As Jonathan, Buhari’s Supporters Clash In London

      The high wire politics and bitter rivalry between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and...


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Why We Want Shekau Alive – FG

      The federal government, yesterday, said that arresting the leader of the Boko Haram sect, Abubakar...


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I won’t grant amnesty to Boko Haram –Buhari

The All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari(retd.), on Thursday, ruled out amnesty...


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27 die as suicide bombers hit Jos, Biu

Suicide bombers on Thursday attacked Jos, the Plateau State capital and Biu in Borno State...


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Jonathan visits Mubi, Baga hails soldiers

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday made a surprise visit to some territories recently recovered from...


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Drama As Jonathan, Buhari’s Su...

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Northern Elders Endorse Jonathan For Second Term

Northern Elders Endorse Jonathan For Second Term

The Northern Elders Council (NEC) yesterday declared that they have endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan and his running mate, Vice President Namadi Sambo for a second term in office. The elders led by their Chairman and elder...

PDP, Jonathan team fret over Buhari’s Chatham House appearance

PDP, Jonathan team fret over Buhari’s Chatham House appearance

      The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential campaign organisation are flying off the handle over yesterday’s warm reception accorded.  All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Gen. Muhammadu Buhari at Chatham House, London. Gen. Buhari addressed...

IGP Abba seeks N24b to maintain police vehicles

IGP Abba seeks N24b to maintain police vehicles

THE Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba, has lamented the N5 billion proposed for the police to maintain and fuel their vehicles in the 2015 budget, saying it was grossly inadequate. Abba told the Senate Committee...

Entertainment News

Finally, Tonto Dikeh reveals beau

Finally, Tonto Dikeh reveals beau

      Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has finally revealed the identity of...

Oscars 2015: Birdman wins best film

Oscars 2015: Birdman wins best film

      In a spectacular ceremony, typical of the annual Oscars, Birdman,...

AFRIMA: Angelique Kidjo Receives Awards

AFRIMA: Angelique Kidjo Receives Awards

      Beninese multi award winning singer and songwriter, Angelique Kidjo, has...

African News

More than 25,000 Egyptians flee Libya after beheadings

More than 25,000 Egyptians flee Libya after beheadings

More than 25,000 Egyptians have returned from neighbouring Libya since...

Fire at S’Africa gold mine leaves 500 trapped

Fire at S’Africa gold mine leaves 500 trapped

Nearly 500 miners were trapped underground in South Africa Sunday...

Explosion targets Iranian ambassador’s residence in Libya

Explosion targets Iranian ambassador’s residence in Libya

A device exploded outside of the Iranian ambassador’s residence in...

Sports News

‘Tiger Woods Has Lost Confidence’

‘Tiger Woods Has Lost Confidence’

      Butch Harmon has said that Tiger Woods ‘has lost his...

AYC: Iheanacho Dropped From Flying Eagles

AYC: Iheanacho Dropped From Flying Eagles

      Flying Eagles’ head coach Manu Garba has dropped Manchester City...

T’Joba Set Rule Domestic Basketball

T’Joba Set Rule Domestic Basketball

      Team coordinator of the national men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, Skambo...

World News

US charges three for planning to join IS group

US charges three for planning to join IS group

      A Brooklyn court charged three men Wednesday with conspiracy to...

Syrians flee besieged rebel area with tales of hunger

Syrians flee besieged rebel area with tales of hunger

At a shelter in Damascus, the strain of life under...

Dozens buried in Afghanistan avalanche

Dozens buried in Afghanistan avalanche

An Afghan official says dozens of people are feared dead...

Noteable Editorials

NIGERIA STILL INVESTMENT DESTINATION DESPITE CHALLENGES-DANGOTE

NIGERIA STILL INVESTMENT DESTINATION DESPITE CHALLENGES-DANGOTE

President of Dangote Group and Chairman of Dangote Cement Plc, Aliko Dangote has urged Nigerians to see the current economic...

Polls Shift A Blessing In Disguise

Polls Shift A Blessing In Disguise

      The Nigerian electorate might just be the main beneficiary of the shift in the elections timetable. This may not have...

Tabloid News

Chicago man eats 444 chicken wings in 30 mins

Chicago man eats 444 chicken wings in 30 mins

      A PROFESSIONAL competitive eater from Chicago downed 444 chicken wings in 30 minutes at the 23rd annual Wing Bowl in Philadelphia, narrowly edging out his nearest rival and shattering the...

Fashola, teacher in emotional reunion 38 years after

Fashola, teacher in emotional reunion 38 years after

      It was a reunion, which drew nostalgic feelings when Lagos State Governor  Babatunde Fashola (SAN), yesterday met his former Bible Knowledge teacher at Birch Freeman High School, Surulere, Lagos, Mrs....

Ex-militant buys 7 warships

Ex-militant buys 7 warships

According to reports, former Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo, aka Tompolo, has acquired seven Norwegian warships. The ships acquired by the former warlord have also been upgraded with new weaponry, Norwegian newspaper,...