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HISTORIANS SPEAK ON THE AMALGAMATION

3 years ago /
Nation 

The Historical Society of Nigeria says preserving native culture is important in order to strengthen the bonds of unity in the country.

 

ENGLISH PREMIERSHIP RESULTS AND FIXTURES

3 years ago /
Sports  

Liverpool maintained their fourth position on the English Premier League table after beating Swansea by four goals to three at Anfield on Sunday.

 

FULL DETAILS OF THE EURO 2016 DRAWS

3 years ago /
Sports  

Draws for the 2016 European championship were held Sunday, with back-to-back champions, Spain drawn in Group C.

 

WORLD'S MOST WANTED DRUG LORD FINALLY CAUGHT!

3 years ago /
International News 

One of the world's most wanted drug barons, Joaquin Guzman, known as El Chapo, has been arrested in Mexico.

 

UKRAINE SWEARS IN SPEAKER AS INTERIM PRESIDENT

3 years ago /
International News 

Parliament in Ukraine on Sunday named its speaker, Oleksandr Turchynov as interim president.

 

NIGERIAN POLICE FORCE PROMISES TO END FULANI HERDSMEN ATTACKS

3 years ago /
Security 

The Nigeria Police says it is very ready and determined to restore peace and calm in areas affected by the frequent Fulani attacks in some states.

 

WE SHALL OVERCOME - PRESIDENT JONATHAN PROMISES THE NIGERIAN PEOPLE

3 years ago /
Nation 

President Goodluck Jonathan has again expressed optimism that Nigeria will overcome its present security challenges.

 

JONATHAN WARNS DEFECTED PDP MEMBERS TO RETURN

3 years ago /
Politics 

President Goodluck Jonathan at the weekend described the Peoples Democratic Party as the bedrock of Nigeria’s democracy.

 

ELDER STATESMAN SAYS NIGERIA'S UNITY IS NON-NEGOTIABLE

3 years ago /
Nation 

Elder statesman, Maitama Sule says Nigeria’s economic and political challenges can only be successfully addressed if there is a fundamental change in values and attitude.

 

NURSES SHELVE PLANNED STRIKE

3 years ago /
Nation 

The National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives has shelved its proposed indefinite industrial action, which was to commence on Monday February 24th, 2014. 

 

PDP SPEAKS OUT ON SANUSI'S SUSPENSION

3 years ago /
Politics 

Nigeria’s ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP say the suspension of the governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi is being politised by some individuals and groups.

 

G20 SUMMIT TO ADDRESS HIGHER GDP GENERATION

3 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The world's top economies have embraced a goal of generating more than two trillion dollars in additional output over five years while creating tens of millions of new jobs, signaling optimism that the worst of crisis-era austerity was behind them.

 

Venus Williams clinches first Singles title in two years

3 years ago /
Sports  

American Venus Williams claimed her first singles title in two years, with a comfortable 6-3, 6-love victory over French-woman, Alize Cornet in the final of the Dubai championship.

 

KEROSENE SUBSIDY SCAM INVESTIGATION UNCOVERS ANOTHER ANOMALY

3 years ago /
Nation 

The issue of unremitted subsidy funds in the country may be far from ending as about seven hundred million naira of kerosene subsidy per day has been discovered missing by the senate.

 

Nigerian Military opens up about the Boko Haram threat

3 years ago /
Security 

The Nigerian army spokesman, Brigadier-General Chris Olukolade says the areas already secured by the military are no longer threatened by Boko Haram.

 

REACTIONS TRAIL SANUSI'S SUSPENSION

3 years ago /
Nation 

The suspension of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi by President Goodluck Jonathan is generating mixed reactions in Kaduna, North-West Nigeria. Legal practitioners differ on the legality of the action; other Nigerians also have something to say about the development.

 

Big story: New CBN governor

3 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Speculations were ripe since the last quarter of last year on who will step into the shoes of the embattled Central Bank Governor, Sanusi Samido Sanusi.

 

Sanusi's suspension triggers rowdy session in the House of Reps

3 years ago /
Nation 

Diverse reactions surfaced on the floor of the House of Representative yesterday over the suspension of the CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. These reactions made the proceedings at plenary a rowdy one as the lawmakers were sharply divided over the suspension of the bank’s boss. 

 

Federal government accuses Sanusi of financial recklessness and misconduct

3 years ago /
Nation 

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday forwarded the names of Godwin Emefiele as the new CBN Governor and Adekola Adelabu Adebayo as Deputy Governor to the Senate for confirmation

 

15 PEOPLE KILLED IN PAKISTANI ATTACKS

3 years ago /
International News 

Pakistani fighter jets have launched air strikes on suspected militant hideouts in the north-west, killing at least 15 people.