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By editor On Saturday, December 30th, 2017
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TOP 3 CHARTS THAT DEFINED THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY IN 2017

GDP Africa’s largest economy turned the corner on a scathing recession in the second quarter of 2017, as five straight quarters of contraction that started in the first quarter of 2016, came to a screeching More...

By editor On Saturday, December 30th, 2017
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END OF YEAR: PRESIDENCY LISTS BUHARI’S ACHIEVEMENTS IN 2017

The Presidency has outlined President Muhammadu Buhari’s “achievements” in the outgoing 2017. The list contains reduction in cost of rice, higher Customs-generated revenue, whistle-blower policy and More...

By editor On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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AMBODE REAFFIRMS COMMITMENT TO MAKE LAGOS AFRICA’S TOURISM DESTINATION

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has reiterated the resolve of the present administration to develop the tourism, hospitality and sports potential of the state and make it a must-visit and Africa’s More...

By editor On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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TOP SIX MESSY NIGERIAN CELEBRITY BREAKUPS IN 2017

Divorce and cases of separation in the entertainment industry always make news headlines and trend for a long time on social media. Some celebrity marriages, which are often staged amidst pomp, tend to crash More...

By editor On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
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MISS TOURISM NIGERIA 2016 CONTESTANT DIES AT 20

Organizers of the Miss Tourism Nigeria 2016 have announced the death of one of their contestants. The contestant, a finalist representing Ebonyi State, Maureen Onu, reportedly died in the early hours of Thursday. This More...

By editor On Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
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NIGERIA: LAWMAKER WARNS NSCDC OPERATIVES AGAINST BRIBERY

Jos — The Chairman, House Committee on Interior, Jagaba Adams Jagaba, has warned personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC) against bribery and corruption in the course of discharging More...

By editor On Monday, July 11th, 2016
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NIGERIA:NCAA DENIES RAISING FLIGHT FARES

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) yesterday denied raising air fares for local airlines, contrary to reports that new flight charges had been approved. The aviation regulatory body said though airfares, More...

By editor On Saturday, July 2nd, 2016
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TRAFFIC HAWKERS AND PATRONIZERS FACE JAIL TERM – AMBODE

Following the fall out from an incident where a street hawker was killed in the Maryland axis of Lagos, the Lagos state government is preparing to take tougher measures. While speaking to Intercontinental Television, More...

By editor On Saturday, July 2nd, 2016
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CBN VOTES N2.5BILLION FOR NYSC ENTREPRENEURS

Members of the National Youth Service Corps with good entrepreneurial skills can now access N2.5 billion loans provided by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The loan is part of the N220 billion set aside for More...

By editor On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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NIGERIA IS SITTING ON AN UNTAPPED GOLDMINE – AMBASSADOR MNGUNI, SOUTH AFRICA ENVOY

The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Lulu Louis Mnguni, was originally from an Academic background until he made a detour into the Diplomatic Corp following the invitation from late President More...