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Read President Buhari’s inaugural speech

Inaugural speech by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari following his swearing-in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 29th May, 2015 The post Read President Buhari’s inaugural speech appeared first on Vanguard News....
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[Full text] Buhari’s inaugural speech

Inaugural speech by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, following his swearing-in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 29th May, 2015 I am immensely grateful to God Who Has preserved us to witness this day and this occasion. Today marks a triumph for Nigeria and an occasion to celebrate her freedom and cherish... [Read...
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Jonathan dissolves cabinet at midnight

Outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan formally dissolved his cabinet midnight Thursday. Shortly after the presidential inauguration dinner held inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja, last night, he and his ministers proceeded to the Council Chambers tea room. A toast was proposed in his honour by one of the cabinet members a few minutes before 12am. Jonathan thereafter... [Read...
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Hard decisions awaiting Buhari

The country that Muhammadu Buhari takes control of today, in the estimation of some, has literally fallen under. It is a country where the primary ingredients of a functional state are in many cases in immeasurable deficit to the harrowing plight of the citizenry. The post Hard decisions awaiting Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News....
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El-Rufai condemns attack on inauguration guests

Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, has condemned the attack on guests at his inauguration as the 22nd Governor of the state on Friday in Kaduna. The former minister of the FCT condemned the unruly behaviour, exhibited by some youths against the Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Idris, during the inauguration. The governor, who spoke... [Read...
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Court strikes out Ufomba’s suit against Otti

A Federal High Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, on Wednesday, struck out a suit filed by a factional governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, Chief Reagan Ufomba, against the authenticity of Dr. Alex Otti’s candidacy in the April governorship election. The suit was thrown out for lack of merit. Ufomba had argued... [Read...
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My defeat, an act of God – Jonathan

Barely 24 hours to handing over power President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan has described his defeat at the 2015 general election as an act of God. Jonathan also said he has accepted his defeat in the election in good faith. Explaining that people might adduce different reasons for the loss, Jonathan maintained that... [Read...
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SERAP asks Buhari to probe investment in power

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has decried poor electricity in the country and asked the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, to probe the estimated investment of $30bn in the electricity sector for the past 15 years. SERAP, in a statement by its Executive Director, Adetokunbo Mumuni, on Tuesday, berated President Goodluck Jonathan for not implementing the... [Read...
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Plateau police deploy special forces for inauguration

Governor Jonah Jang of Plateau on Wednesday held his administration’s last executive council meeting preparatory to handing over power to his successor, Mr. Simon Lalong. The executive council meeting was held inside the chambers of the multi-billion naira new Government House at Little Rayfield. Though what was discussed at the meeting was not made public,... [Read...
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I belong to everybody, I belong to nobody – Buhari takes first shot

President Buhari seems to have taken a first shot on his intolerance to corruption when he avowed during his inauguration speech that he is for all Nigerians and not for any particular person or group of persons. He said” I belong to everybody, I belong to no body” President Buhari who commended outgoing President, Goodluck […]I belong to everybody, I belong to nobody – Buhari takes first shot...
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Is ASUS transformer book world’s slimmest Windows tablet?

ASUS Chairman also stated that “the ASUS Transformer Book Chi is the ultimate dream machine that wraps mobility, entertainment and productivity all into one beautiful device.” Also speaking at the launch was Intel Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Client Computing Group, Mr. Kirk Skaugen. Skaugen, whose company has been in partnership with ASUS for years said: “We appreciate the support of our longtime friend and strategic partner Intel on this journey in search of incredible.” The post Is ASUS transformer book world’s slimmest Windows tablet? appeared first on Vanguar
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Workonline Communications offers free IPv6 transit to ISPs

In a move to accelerate the deployment of IPv6 in Africa, leading specialised terrestrial network service provider Workonline Communications is offering 100 Mbps of free IPv6 transit to qualifying AfriNIC LIR members. 
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Over 200 applications for Safaricom Spark venture fund

Over 200 Kenyan start-ups have submitted enquiries and applications for the Safaricom Spark Venture Fund, with applications now going into the short-list phase.
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Vodafone Egypt partners with World Food Program

Vodafone Egypt’s Foundation has donated USD $1.2 million to the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) in an effort to boost their profile in Egypt and to “help thousands of children, their families and teachers who will benefit through the school feeding program – sponsored by the WFP in Upper Egypt.” Vodafone, who has also...
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Vodafone extending Farmer’s Club to new African markets

Global mobile operator Vodafone announced that it is launching its Farmers’ Club initiative in four additional countries – India, Ghana, Kenya and Tanzania. The move is expected to boost its position in local markets and help create new opportunities for citizens and residents. The Vodafone Farmers’ Club offers a range of mobile services to help...
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Exclusive: The First Portrait of the First Lady Aisha Buhari as Captured by George Okoro

What a historic day!  It’s May 29, 2015 and we have a new President! Click here for photos of President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration.  In Abuja, George Okoro captured the new First Lady – Aisha Buhari in her elegance. Mamza Beauty did the makeup.  Photo Credit: George Okoro...
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Lagos First Lady Bolanle Ambode & Abimbola Fashola glammed up by BM|Pro for Democracy Day 2015!

The outgoing First Lady Abimbola Fashola, wife of beloved BRF – Babatunde Raji Fashola and incoming – Bolanle Ambode, married to Akinwunmi Ambode, were both glammed up by Banke Meshida-Lawal of BM|Pro for the historic day.  Both ladies wore traditional outfits in bright colours.     The new First Lady chose red and gold for her first outing.    Photo Credit:...
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It’s Official! Muhammadu Buhari is the New President of Nigeria!

It’s the moment Nigerians have been waiting for. We can now officially call Muhammadu Buhari the President of Nigeria! What are your hopes and expectations for the next four years? We look forward to a bright future for Nigeria under President Buhari. *** Watch the inauguration ceremony live on Channels...
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NOI responds to “Oshiomhole’s Baseless Distribe against Okonjo-Iweala”

Following Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole‘s statements targeted at the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the Minister’s reps have responded. Read below; It is no surprise that a few days after the Federal Ministry of Finance published the details of what the Federal and State governments received from the...
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Nicki Minaj is SMOKING inside Cosmopolitan Magazine’s July 2015 Issue

Nicki Minaj is serving all kinds of hotness for the spread of Cosmopolitan Magazine’s July 2015 issue as the rapper rocks different bikinis. In the magazine the 32-year-old entertainer talks about several things including sex, fame, her future and more. Read excerpts from her interview below: On being open about discussing money: “Women are uncomfortable...
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Oil crunch, Boko Haram war, power cuts welcome Buhari

Crippling fuel shortages, power cuts, slowing economic growth and Islamist militants wreaking havoc. Muhammadu Buhari is taking on a tough job when he’s sworn in as Nigeria’s president on Friday. Former military ruler Buhari, 72, swept incumbent Goodluck Jonathan from office in March elections by pledging to end endemic corruption and Boko Haram’s rebellion in...
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Stable power supply underway, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says careful studies are already under way to identify the quickest, safest and cost-effective way to bring light and relief to Nigerians. Buhari made the remark in his inaugural speech on Friday in Abuja shortly after taking the oath office. According to him, no single cause can be identified to explain Nigerian’s...
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16 Years Of Democracy: Glo Celebrates Nigerians

Indigenous telecommunications solutions provider, Globacom, says 16 years of uninterrupted democratic experiment and the successful transition of power to a new civilian government calls for celebration. The company observed that democracy has indeed grown in the country in the last sixteen years and this was manifested in the last general elections in which an incumbent...
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You could have made things difficult – Buhari praises Jonathan

Nigeria’s in-coming president, Muhammadu Buhari yesterday declared that  out-going President, Goodluck Jonathan could have made things difficult by refusing to accept the outcome of the election, but rather chose the path of honour. Buhari said Jonathan’s decision to make the telephone call to him accepting defeat, changed the course of Nigeria’s history and earned him...
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Jonathan Signs Contentious Bill to Double Power Sector Watchdogs

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Blatter wins, vows to give ‘stronger’ FIFA to successor in four years

Sepp Blatter won the FIFA presidency for a fifth time Friday after his challenger Prince Ali bin al Hussein withdrew just before a scheduled second round The post Blatter wins, vows to give ‘stronger’ FIFA to successor in four years appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Nigeria, Brazil are top picks

Nigeria will be making their 11th appearance at this tournament and have serious pedigree - beaten finalists in 1989 and 2005 and third in 1985. The Flying Eagles, who have failed to reach the knockout stages on only two occasions, qualified for this tournament as African champions. The post Nigeria, Brazil are top picks appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Nadal, Murray call for Blatter change

Tennis superstars Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray waded into the great football corruption scandal Thursday, suggesting the game would be better served without FIFA chief Sepp Blatter’s iron grip on power, AFP reports. Nadal, who is the nephew of former Spanish international Miguel Angel Nadal, believes that for Blatter to have been FIFA president since... [Read...
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FIFA tells Nigerian referees to forget officiating at World Cup

Carlos Henriques, FIFA Referee Development Officer, has called on Nigerian referees to forget about World Cup officiating ambition for now. Henriques gave the advice in an interview with NAN in Abuja on Friday. He advised them to concentrate more on how to secure the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) slots. Henriques said that the Nigerian...
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Sepp Blatter elected FIFA President for 5th Term

Zurich (AFP) – Sepp Blatter won the FIFA presidency for a fifth time Friday after his challenger Prince Ali bin al Hussein withdrew just before a scheduled second round. The veteran Swiss powerbroker fell seven votes short of the required 140 majority in the first round of voting. Just before the second round was about...
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Dangote Foundation Commits N906M to Ebola

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Borno Relaxes Curfew

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UITH Strike: Unilorin Undergraduate Dies

The ongoing strike in University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, UITH, Ilorin, Kwara State, has led to the untimely death of a female student of the
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Jang: We Made Modest Strides in Eight Years

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Photos: Oritsefemi, Ruggedman, Joe El, others turn up for Mbryo’s birthday gig

The fast rising singer hosted friends, colleagues and fans to a private party at Troy Lounge, Lekki Lagos. Some of the celebrities present at his 27th birthday gig include his mentor, Ruggedman; Oritsefemi, Joe El, Yung Kay and others.
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Video: Jonathan hosts Presidential Inauguration dinner to welcome Buhari

Last night, the outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan hosted a Presidential Inauguration dinner at the State House Conference Hall in Abuja to usher in the new administration led by Muhammadu Buhari.
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Omotola’s son drops debut single

Born and raised in Lagos,Nigeria, CaptainE is the first son of award winning Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde.
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Photos: Mikel Obi’s tackle leaves Diego Costa injured again

As Chelsea step up their training ahead of a forthcoming Thailand All-Stars friendly match on Saturday, May 30, 2015, Brazil-born striker, Diego Costa has had to limp away from the pitch.
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PHOTOS: Buhari sworn-in as Nigeira’s next President

At exactly 10:51 am today, May 29, 2015, Muhammadu Buhari took the oath of office and has been officially sworn-in as the next President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
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