26 January 2015
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Jonathan calls for prayers at Winners Chapel

      President Goodluck Jonathan worshipped at the Winners Chapel, Ota in Ogun State yesterday, urging Christians...


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What I told Kerry, by Jonathan

      The President said yesterday he expressed his deep commitments to ensuring free, fair and credible...


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Terrorism: US ignores Nigeria to work with Chad, Cameroon

Major rift between the Nigerian and American military authorities have been hampering the fight against...


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May 29 handover date sacrosanct, Jonathan tells US

President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday assured all stakeholders including the United States of America that...


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US to Nigeria: Don’t postpone elections

The United States has advised Nigeria against postponing the general elections scheduled for next month. The...


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Jonathan’s Advance Team Trapped As Army Repels Boko Haram Attack On Maiduguri

        The presidential convoy that conveyed members of President Goodluck Jonathan’s advance team, including security personnel...


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100 Days In Office: Nggilari Lists Curb Of Boko Haram Among Achievements

      As the administration of Governor Bala James Nggilari of Adamawa State reaches 100 days in...


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Jonathan Has No Record Of Good Governance – Soludo

      A former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof Charles Soludo, has advised...


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Jonathan calls for prayers at ...

      President Goodluck Jo...

What I told Kerry, by Jonathan

      The President said ye...

Terrorism: US ignores Nigeria ...

Major rift between the Nigeria...

May 29 handover date sacrosanc...

President Goodluck Jonathan on...

US to Nigeria: Don’t postpone ...

The United States has advised ...

Jonathan’s Advance Team Trappe...

        The presidential c...

100 Days In Office: Nggilari L...

      As the administration...

Jonathan Has No Record Of Good...

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Ahmed, Ajibola, Omotoso battle for Kwara Govt House

Ahmed, Ajibola, Omotoso battle for Kwara Govt House

      The race to Kwara State Government House has begun. The contest is between Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Senator Simeon Ajibola of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The two candidates are...

Fashola to Lagosians: eschew violence

Fashola to Lagosians: eschew violence

      Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola at the weekend led the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign train to Badagry in company of the governorship candidate, Akinwunmi Ambode. He urged residents and party supporters to remain calm, focused...

Police: Buhari’s head teacher not dead

Police: Buhari’s head teacher not dead

      The Katsina Police Command has dispelled rumours of the alleged murder of Malam Ballo Isyaku, head teacher of Government College, Katsina, who released Gen. Muhammadu Buhari’s certificate. The command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Aminu Sadiq,...

Entertainment News

Alicia Keys To Honour The Dead In Baga – BBOG Group

Alicia Keys To Honour The Dead In Baga – BBOG Group

      American grammy-winning singer-songwriter Alicia Keys is preparing to honour people...

I won’t compare myself to any artiste — Dice Ailes

I won’t compare myself to any artiste — Dice Ailes

Damilola Alesh aka Dice Ailes is an up- and-coming artiste...

Actress Toyin Aimakhu, husband separate

Actress Toyin Aimakhu, husband separate

Barely two years after popular Nigerian actress, Toyin Aihmaku, tied...

African News

Uganda seizes massive ivory and pangolin haul

Uganda seizes massive ivory and pangolin haul

Ugandan wildlife officers have seized a huge haul of elephant...

Killers Of Rwandan Anti-Corruption Activist Jailed For 20 Years

Killers Of Rwandan Anti-Corruption Activist Jailed For 20 Years

Two Rwandan police officers have been jailed for 20 years...

Liberia Cremates 2,800 Ebola Bodies

Liberia Cremates 2,800 Ebola Bodies

Liberian government said 2,800 Ebola bodies have so far been...

Sports News

‘Ashamed’ Mourinho vows Chelsea will recover

‘Ashamed’ Mourinho vows Chelsea will recover

Jose Mourinho insists Chelsea will quickly recover from their humiliating...

Ighalo hits four, Eduok scores on debut

Ighalo hits four, Eduok scores on debut

Nigerian forward, Jude Ighalo, on Saturday continued his blazing form...

Super Six: Pillars, Flying Eagles Off To Winning Start

Super Six: Pillars, Flying Eagles Off To Winning Start

      Nigeria Premier League champions, Kano Pillars and U-20 national team,...

World News

Obama to meet, pay respects to new Saudi King

Obama to meet, pay respects to new Saudi King

US President Barack Obama will travel to Saudi Arabia on...

Japanese hostages: ISIS silent as deadline passes

Japanese hostages: ISIS silent as deadline passes

      The fate of two Japanese men whom ISIS kidnapped and...

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah dies at 90

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah dies at 90

      Throngs of mourners gathered in Mecca early Friday just hours...

Noteable Editorials

Jonathan’s Foreign Policy Somersault

Jonathan’s Foreign Policy Somersault

      Irrespective of the ideological inclinations of individuals in power at the federal level in Nigeria, the country has always managed...

Invest In Health Infrastructure

Invest In Health Infrastructure

      Chairman of the United Nations Foundation, Ted Turner, and Nigeria’s Senate president, David Mark, have noted that the outbreak of...

Tabloid News

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,...

Suspected cultists kill father of seven

Suspected cultists kill father of seven

Some cultists in the Ebute Metta area of Lagos State went on the rampage again on Tuesday evening, killing a mechanic, who is also a father of seven children. The victim,...