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Grant amnesty to Boko Haram, Northern elders tell Buhari

SOME prominent northerners including the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Mohammed Uwais and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Ambassador Babagana Kingibe and former Nigerian Ambassador to the United Nations, Ibrahim Gambari have asked the President -elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, rtd, declare amnesty for Boko Haram insurgents when he takes over power on May 29. The post Grant amnesty to Boko Haram, Northern elders tell Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Buhari meets Cameron in London

President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari held a meeting with the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, David Cameron in Downing Street, central London on May 23, 2015. The post Buhari meets Cameron in London appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Northern leaders demand amnesty for Boko Haram

Top northern leaders have called on the President -elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, rtd, to declare amnesty for Boko Haram insurgents when he takes over power on May 29. Among the prominent leaders making the call are: the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Mohammed Uwais and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Ambassador […]Northern leaders demand amnesty for Boko Haram...
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NDLEA officials surround Buruji Kashamu’s residence, set to extradite him

Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have surrounded the residence of Ogun State Senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu. Channels Television reports that their presence is in connection with plans to extradite the Ogun State born politican to the United States of America to answer drug related accusations proffered against him. DAILY POST recalls that […]NDLEA officials surround Buruji Kashamu’s residence, set to extradite him...
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You will be judged by your performance, not by fighting corruption, Bola Ajibola tells Buhari

Prince Bola Ajibola (SAN), a one time Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice , in this interview says General Mohammadu Buhari will be missing the point if he dissipates all his energy fighting corruption and failing to provide basic needs to the people. The post You will be judged by your performance, not by fighting corruption, Bola Ajibola tells Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Politics

At last, Jonathan’s untouchable women bow out

President Goodluck Jonathan’s government had a number of women but none of them wielded as much power as that of an elite class often referred to as ‘the untouchables,’ GBENRO ADEOYE writes As President Goodluck Jonathan takes a bow on May 29, 2015 following the expiration of his tenure, so will some women who helped... [Read...
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Kaduna: El Rufai sends signals as clash looms over N2.7billion SURE-P fund

Kaduna state governor-elect, Malam Nasir El-Rufa’i, a former Minister of the FCT, has always been associated with controversy and barely a week to his inauguration, sections of Kaduna residents are already basking in the euphoria of what they regard as a possible return to sanity and transparency in the business of governance. As May 29 approaches and for a state that is often described as difficult to govern, developments in Kaduna within the week may have given clear indications regarding how El-Rufa’i intends to conduct the affairs of the state. The post Kaduna: El Rufai sends signals
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Mixed reactions as Otuoke plans grand reception for President Jonathan

It is not clear if President Goodluck Jonathan would eventually retire to the serene university town of Otuoke, his hometown on May 29, from the Aso Rock Villa, after his official disengagement as President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces or once again return to the classroom, his first calling before veering into the murky waters of politics. The post Mixed reactions as Otuoke plans grand reception for President Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Alleged N5bn bribe: INEC boss says his life is in danger

Governor Godswill Akpabio is known to be generous. He is said to be very free with money. And, consequently, money never constitutes a stumbling block whenever he sets to achieve something. This has won him accolades with regard to many of his achievements in his state. The post Alleged N5bn bribe: INEC boss says his life is in danger appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Bayelsa: Dickson, Patience Jonathan’s cold war deepens

There appears to be an unending feud between Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson and wife of the President, Dame Patience Jonathan, as both battle for the soul of the Peoples Democratic Party in Bayelsa, SIMON UTEBOR writes Sequel to the dismal performance of the Peoples Democratic Party at Presidential and other elections, the battle of... [Read...
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Complexus named Silver sponsor of CIO Roadmap 2015

Africa’s foremost ICT publication ITNewsAfrica.com, today named Complexus as silver sponsors of the upcoming CIO Roadmap conference. About CIO Roadmap 2015 CIO Roadmap 2015 is here! On the 24th of June this year IT leaders from all industries will come together to reflect on their experiences and offer hands on advice to help you advance your IT strategy. This...
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Breaking News: NDLEA officials surround Buruji Kashamu’s home

The NDLEA officials are set to extradite Kashamu to the US to answer to drug charges levelled against him.
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Pulse Exclusive: ‘Yale has never revoked an honorary degree,’ University reacts to petition to withdraw Okonjo-Iweala’s doctorate

A spokesperson for Yale revealed exclusively to Pulse that the university has never revoked an honorary degree and does not intend to do so now.
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In Lagos: NAFDAC shutsdown popular food outlets, Chocolate Royale, for using expired products to cook

NAFDAC announced that it closed down the company’s facilities at Plot 267A Etim Inyang Crescent and the Managing Director’s residence on No 1, Karimu Kotun Street, all in Victoria Island
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Iceprince: Chocolate City rapper advises students against unprotected sex

Catching one of the inflated condoms amid air, the father of one preached against pre-marital and unprotected sex to the students.
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In Kaduna: Nigerian Army withdraws 34 generals from service

The officers comprise 20 Majors-General and 14 Brigadiers-General, who retired between 2005 and 2015.
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Business

Staying in comfortable hotels inspired my passion for hospitality business —Ojede

Hospitality business for me is something I have always desired. My wish is to own a chain of five-star hotels across the country since it is one business that will always have immediate impact on the lives of people. Come to think of it, apart from good health and employment, the next or should I say the primary need of man is shelter. I have been in hospitality business for a long time. I didn’t just start over night. At a time, while growing up, I spent most of my time in hotels/suites, using their lobbies and sometimes their rooms as an office. The post Staying in comfortable hotels insp
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Ecobank chairman assures shareholders of greater returns

The Chairman, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, Mr. Emmanuel Ikazoboh, has reiterated the commitment of the group to sustained growth, assuring the shareholders of greater returns. “Through our board, management and staff, we have an unparalleled passion and commitment to excel as a world-class financial institution,” a statement quoted Ikazoboh as telling shareholders at a reception in […] Ecobank chairman assures shareholders of greater returns...
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Nigeria benefits $20bn FDI in 3 years

Olusegun Aganga, minister of industry, trade and investment, said Nigeria benefited $20 billion of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the last three years, making it Africa’s top destination for investment. Aganga said this at the public presentation of the new national policy on MSMEs in Abuja on Thursday. “With a growing population of approximately 170 […] Nigeria benefits $20bn FDI in 3 years...
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Economy threatened as fuel crisis worsens

The current fuel crisis has assumed a frightening dimension in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital, as nearly all filling stations in the metropolis have run out of petrol, in what could threaten the nation’s economy that depends almost entirely on imported petrol and diesel in the face of comatose public power supply. Oil marketers under the […] Economy threatened as fuel crisis worsens...
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NSE index falls further

The equities market closed on a negative note for the third straight session on Thursday as investor optimism continued to wane. The Nigerian Stock Exchange’s benchmark index, the All-Share Index, closed lower, shedding 73.7 basis points or 0.21 per cent to close at 34,459.70 basis points. The drop meant its year-to-date return now stands at […] NSE index falls further...
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Sports

Ndaba backs goal-line technology

With match officials under constant scrutiny for their decisions, Ndaba feels the introduction of such technology will definitely benefit the referees, and the beautiful game. “I love it,” Ndaba tells KickOff.com when asked about goal-line technology being introduced into the PSL. “To be honest, I love any decision that will help make our jobs easier. I know at the top, Fifa are reluctant because their marketing strategy involves people talking about decisions for years. “However, whether they like it or not, we started with goal-line technology and believe you me, it will move to the
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Amokachi: My FA cup experience

“Once you are hired, you have to start winning but people fail to realise that football is not like that again as other teams are also preparing, so it takes some time for the results to start coming in. It takes time to get to greatness. Westerhof had about five years in Nigeria and those years gave him the chance to build a very formidable team . The post Amokachi: My FA cup experience appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Odemwingie Eyes New Stoke Contract

—Hails Potters Fans For Their Support Osaze Odemwingie is looking to end his career at Stoke City as he pushes for a new contract with the English Premier League club. The Nigeria striker is out of contract this summer, but he is hoping Stoke boss Mark Hughes will offer him a new deal as he ... Read More The post Odemwingie Eyes New Stoke Contract appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria....
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Eagles must go back to wing play — Babangida

Former Super Eagles winger, Tijani Babangida tells Coach Stephen Keshi to resort to wing play before his Eagles can fly again in the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifiers, reports JOHN EGBOKHAN. T ijani Babangida is an household name to followers of Nigerian football.. Born on September 25, 1973 in Kaduna, Babangida, who operated for country and clubs as a winger, whose pace and style were often compared to those of the great Dutch legend Marc Overmas caused sleepless nights for most defenders. The post Eagles must go back to wing play — Babangida appeared first on Vanguard News....
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NAFDAC Seals Chocolate Royale Factory over Expired Products


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Governor Amaechi at 50


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Tétrault: We’re Helping to Bridge the Divide between Nigeria and Canada


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Theodore Orji: I’ll Not Interfere in Ikpeazu’s Governance of Abia State


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Floyd Mayweather’s daughter turns 15

Yet undefeated American Boxer, Floyd Mayweather celebrated the 15th birthday of his daughter Iyanna recently.
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Veteran Nollywood actress, Ngozi Ezeonu is 50 years old

Veteran Nollywood actress, Ngozi Ezeonu is 50 years old today. The beautiful actress who has become a familiar face on Tv screens through the years, was born on May 23, 1965 in Anambra State to Mr and Mrs D.O Ikpelu.
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John Dumelo slams Yvonne Nelson for blocking him on Instagram

Ghanaian actor, John Dumelo has hit out at Yvonne Nelson after the actress blocked him and deleted his pictures from her Instagram account. The two had been very close in the past but grew apart due to the #Dumsormuststop protest which Yvonne led recently.
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Video: Is Arturo Vidal Beyonce’s favourite footballer?

Beyond giving football lovers across the world, especially those in Chile and Italy one more reason to love her, Beyonce has left many wondering whether Chile and Juventus playmaker, Arturo Vidal is her favourite footballer.
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AceHood says Sarkodie is lying about their collaboration

AceHood has reacted to claims that he made the first contact with Sarkodie on their new collaboration on the song, ‘New Guy.
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