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For losing 1-0 to the Bright Stars of Sudan on Saturday night, Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been prevented from taking part in the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be hosted by Morocco in...

A very reliable source told me that, if the Adamawa State bye-election had been conducted yesterday, it would have been a walkover for the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate. The impostor that was removed...

The Nigerian people demonstrated, once again, their rejection of monopoly in any sector of the economy when hundreds of them marched on Friday, October 3, 2014, on the premises of the Standards Organisation of...

Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State has been criticised for doing “coronation before ceremony”. The critic, The Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency, said his recent endorsement of a sole candidate for the 2015...

New Adamawa State governor James Ngilari on Thursday fired all the political appointees of ousted Umaru Fintiri. The sack came just 24 hours after he was sworn in following a court judgement that nullified...

Pakistani child rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai has won this year's Nobel Peace Prize. She shares the prize with Indian child rights activist Kailash   Satyarthi, according to a BBC report. At 17, Malala is the...

Nigeria’s Super Eagles hope to dim the Bright Stars of Sudan in their crucial match expected to kick off on Saturday, Oct. 11,at 19:00 hours GMT (8pm, Nigeria) in the Sudanese capital Khartoum. To...

“Moles” in the defence and security agencies, the Nigerian presidency believes, are behind the recent scandals involving the seizure of money meant for purchase of arms and ammunition in South Africa. At first $9.3million was...

Cinnamon: This spice will help your blood sugar get into your cells to be used for energy, so less will be stored as fat. You should add ¼ to 1 teaspoon of cinnamon to...

You won’t be wrong to describe her as the boss who is also in control. A niece to the legendary Nelson Mandela, Gandhi Baai was doing her own thing at the event held in...

Notable blogger Linda Ikeji has announced on her Twitter handle the restoration of her blog  lindaikeji.blogspot.com. Google found that the plagiarism allegation against the blog was false, she said.

She looks every bit like a beauty queen on the catwalk. But here’s Dr Merit Obua, wife of the chief security officer (CSO) to President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria. Dr Obua was in Atlanta, Georgia,...

Peter Obi could not wait longer than six months in the wilderness. The man who handed over to his chosen successor, Mr Willy Obiano, in March this year, has just decamped to the Peoples...

Emir of Kano Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II on Friday turbaned Alhaji Abbas Sanusi as the Galadiman Kano. The position became vacant after the death of Alhaji Tijjani Hashim at the age of 79 almost two...

A group of Igbo entrepreneurs in Lagos, Igbos In Commerce (IIC), has commended Lagos State governor Babatunde Fashola for not only leading the “heroic and successful effort” to contain the Ebola virus disease (EVD)...

Left to me, every October 6 would be a public holiday. It is perhaps by divine providence that the Nigerian government has made this Monday a holiday to celebrate Eid el-Kabir. Thus, I enjoin...

Nigerian actress Ini Edo has quit her marriage with Mr Philip Ehiagwina, a Nigerian based in the US. Until Mr Ehiagwina responds, it will not be certain who sacked the other. There had been rumours...