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Xenophobia: Reps vow to invoke laws to frustrate S/African interests

The House of Representatives yesterday asked President Goodluck Jonathan to recall Nigeria’s envoy to South Africa over xenophobic attacks on foreigners. The post Xenophobia: Reps vow to invoke laws to frustrate S/African interests appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Beware of Obasanjo, Owie tells Buhari

Senator Rowland Owie, former Chief Whip of the Senate, has advised President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), to avoid former President Olusegun Obasanjo, if he desires to succeed as Nigeria’s leader. The post Beware of Obasanjo, Owie tells Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Defection: Supreme Court orders Ondo Rep to vacate seat

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered ‎ a member of House of Representatives representing Akure South/North Federal Constituency of Ondo State, ‎Ifedayo Abegunde, to vacate his seat on account of his defection from the Labour Party, which sponsored his election in 2011, to the now defunct Action Congress of Nigeria. ‎In a unanimous decision by the... [Read...
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PDP campaign funds war: I will jail you before I go, Lamido threatens Yusuf

DUTSE—The war of words between Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido and ex-Minister of Internal Affairs in the Second Republic, Senator Bello Maitama Yusuf, over Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, campaign funds heightened yesterday, as the governor vowed to jail Yusuf before leaving office on May 29. The post PDP campaign funds war: I will jail you before I go, Lamido threatens Yusuf appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Sanitation: Lagos application to restrict movement succeeds

A Federal High Court in Lagos has suspended the enforcement of a judgment which stopped the Lagos State Government from imposing movement restriction on citizens during the monthly sanitation exercise in the state. By implication, anyone found moving between 7am and 10am on the last Saturday of the month,  either on the state or federal... [Read...
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Amaechi sets up commission to investigate Rivers killings
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Politics

Taraba gov: Ishaku, Alhassan go for final push

What dominated the public discourse in Jalingo, the state capital, were conflicting opinions. More people believed that there will be no election, only a handful was confident that it will take place. The post Taraba gov: Ishaku, Alhassan go for final push appeared first on Vanguard News....
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No card reader, no polls, says Anambra APC

The All Progressives Congress in Anambra State, on Thursday, asked the Independent National Electoral Commission to provide enough card readers for the House of Assembly elections in the four state constituencies where elections were cancelled in the April 11 polls or the elections will not take place. The four state constituencies fall within three local... [Read...
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APGA set to challenge Wike’s victory at Election Tribunal

The number of political parties that are challenging the 2015 elections in Rivers State continues to increase with the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, declaring its intention to head for the election tribunal the governorship candidate of APGA, Charles Harry, made the disclosure while speaking with newsmen in Port Harcourt. Harry maintained that the election […]APGA set to challenge Wike’s victory at Election Tribunal...
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Different strokes from Rivers

Political parties and their supporters have remained divided over the nature of the governorship and House of Assembly elections in the state The post Different strokes from Rivers appeared first on Vanguard News....
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APC dominance: Dangers of one party state for Nigeria’s democracy

EBERE NDUKWU looks at the fall of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the incursion of All Progressives Congress, APC, defections in the polity, the leaning towards a one party state and dangers it portends to Nigeria’s democracy. While Nigerian electorate celebrate the outcome of the 2015 general election, majorly as they now believe that power...
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Politics

Delving into the sub-Saharan digital economy

The Oxford Internet Institute (OII) is carrying out a research project in an effort to better understand the digital economy and the societal implications of network technologies in sub-Saharan Africa. 
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Rwanda ranked first globally in ICT promotion

The Global Information Technology Report (GITR) 2015 has ranked Rwanda first globally in Government Success in ICT promotion to drive social and economic transformation.
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Five good reasons to buy properly licensed business software

If you’re running a small business on a tight budget, you might be tempted to think of pirating your accounting or ERP software as a harmless way to save a bit of money. Think again - that pirated software could end up costing you more than you would have needed to pay for legitimate software licences.  ...
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NATCOM set to take over NITEL/Mtel assets

The government of Nigeria has cleared the coast for the take-over of the assets of former state-run NITEL and its mobile arm Mtel, by an indigenous firm, NATCOM Consortium.
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Namibia: MTN to sell 30 percent shareholding to break monopoly

According to a report by namibian.com.na, MTN Namibia plans to sell a 30 percent shareholding to local shareholders. According to MTN Nigeria: “Interested investors are invited to submit a letter of intent to purchase shares of MTN Business Namibia, which makes up 30% of the share capital.” MTN Namibia managing director, Manfred Engling stated...
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Fashion

Beyoncé wears Nigerian Designer – Frock It Rock It!

A fashion prayer come true! Tope Abiola of Frock It Rock It (FnR) was elated when Beyoncé wore her design and posted it on Instagram. Bey is currently in Hawaii, celebrating her wedding anniversary (April 4) with husband Jay-Z. Tope posts about the singer all the time and said it’s something she had prayed for....
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Unknown Disease Ravages Ondo Community | 28 Dead in 3 Days

An unidentified disease is ravaging the Ode-Irele community in Ondo State and has left 28 people dead in the past three days. According to Premium Times, the disease broke out three days ago, and authorities say it is not Ebola. State Health Commissioner, Dayo Adeyanju said “preliminary investigations show that the disease is not Ebola...
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FG Promises to Evacuate Nigerians from South Africa if Xenophobic Attacks Worsen

Speaking on the xenophobic attacks on immigrants, including Nigerians, in South Africa, the federal government has stated that Nigerians will be evacuated only if the attacks get worse. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Aminu Wali, on Thursday stated that Nigerians have not been attacked. “With the discussions I have been having with Nigeria’s Head of Mission...
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BN Making It!: Building Viable Bridges! Maya Horgan Famodu Has an Unmistakable Passion for Businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa

Maya Horgan Famodu‘s company, Ingressive, is every African start up’s dream. But beyond Ingressive, BellaNaija wanted to take a closer look at this entrepreneur who has made it a mission to ensure that Sub-Saharan African businesses get all the necessary resources to help them soar! Maya, who is one part Nigeria, and another part American has...
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Let Your Creative Juices Flow & Showcase Your Work for Free on 54artistry.com!

You just have to admire creative minds and how people can use their skills to create remarkable things. www.54artistry.com is a platform for creative people who want to showcase their skills and creativity for free. So, if you want to get noticed by people who love what you do, visit www.54artistry.com to sign up, upload your works for free...
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Business

Subsidy debt: Marketers may halt petrol importation

Petroleum product marketers under the aegis of Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria have warned of a looming scarcity of fuel following the inability of the Federal Government to pay the subsidy arrears for the importation of Premium Motor Spirit. The marketers warned that if the situation was not resolved on time, it could lead... [Read...
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Nigeria remains in credit risks – Fitch

A global rating agency, Fitch Ratings, says the prospect of a smooth transfer of power in Nigeria has not removed the risks to the country’s sovereign credit. Fitch, in a statement on Thursday, said the planned change of government in May had introduced “an economic policy uncertainty following smooth elections and the authorities’ proactive response... [Read...
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Tariff hike: NERC to sanction Abuja Disco

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission on Thursday issued an enforcement action against the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company for increasing its customers’ estimated bills by about 1,100 per cent. According to the commission, the notice to the AEDC was a follow-up action to previous investigations and forensic observations of electricity distribution companies’ operations through which unusual... [Read...
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Nigeria is not broke – Okonjo-Iweala

The Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said the country is not broke despite the cash crunch currently being experienced. She said that with the financial assets the President Goodluck Jonathan administration had been able to build over the years, the nation’s cash flow would improve over time. In an interview with CNN’s Richard... [Read...
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Okonjo-Iweala, others seek investment growth in Africa

The Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and other finance ministers from Cote d’Ivoire, Gabon and other African countries are exploring ways to boost investment growth and economic diversification on the continent as prices of crude oil and other export commodities continue to fall. The finance ministers will be speaking on the sidelines of the... [Read...
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Sports

Presidential Poll: How Orubebe Plotted to Abduct Jega


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Falcons captain starts a new life in Kazakhstan

Super Falcons captain, Evelyn Nwabuko revealed that she is settling down fast at new club Biik Kazygurt FC of Kazakhstan. She played her first match yesterday and according to her, she is looking to improve on her game. The post Falcons captain starts a new life in Kazakhstan appeared first on Vanguard News....
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IOC President congratulates Buhari, invites him to Lausanne

President of the International Olympic Committee, IOC, Thomas Bach has congratulated President-elect, Major General Muhammadu Buhari on his sweeping victory at the polls and also extended an invitation to him to visit the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The post IOC President congratulates Buhari, invites him to Lausanne appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Sand Eagles beat Ivory Coast

Nigeria have progressed to the semi-finals of the 2015 African Beach Soccer Championship in Seychelles after beating Ivory Coast 7-6 in their last group game on Thursday. The win meant that the Super Sand Eagles managed a 100 per cent victory run in the group stage of the tournament. But the Nigerians were made to... [Read...
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IOC President invites Buhari to Lausanne

President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, has congratulated the President-elect, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd) on his victory at the polls and also extended an invitation to him to visit the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. In a congratulatory message sent to Buhari and copied to the President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee,... [Read...
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World Bank Projects 60% Growth in Food Demand in Nigeria, Others


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Sanusi: Fight against Corruption Will Enhance Air Safety in Nigeria


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Cholera Disease Outbreak Killed 10 Ebonyi State Students

At least 20 people have reportedly died of choleraoutbreak in seven local government areas of Ebonyi State. The local government areas affected include Izzi, Ebonyi, Abakaliki,
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How Nigerian Airlines Can Become Profitable


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Entertainment

#NECLive: Wanna know what Davido will be doing on April 22?

The US-born Nigerian recording artist, performer and record producer will be in Lagos, Victoria Island to be precise, as a speaker at the 2015 edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Conference.
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Joselyn Dumas signs new management deal

Joselyn joins other top actors from Ghana and Nigeria like Nse Ikpe-Etim, OC Ukeje, Nana Mensah, Kehinde Bankole, Diana Yekinni, Kemi Adesoye, Tunde Aladese and others who are all managed by Restless Talent.
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Nollywood actress, Beverly Naya is 27 today

Nollywood actress, Beverly Naya is a year older as she hits 27 in style today, April 17, 2015.
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Dear Tonto Dikeh, you cannot drop 1 song in 10 months and expect to blow

If Tonto Dikeh wants to play at the highest level of the game, then she needs to study close competition like Seyi Shay, Yemi Alade, Cynthia Morgan and others to see how consistent and how hard they go.
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#Xenophobicattacks: Iyanya, John Dumelo, others condemn violence

The latest set of celebs to raise their voices against the barbaric acts by South Africans include Iyanya, John Dumelo, Victoria Kimani and comedian, Gbenga Adeyinka, who have all taken to social media to condemn the attacks while pleading for unity and peace.
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