1. RemmyAlex

    Politics Gombe Governor, Dankwambo Appoints 229 Aides, With Salary of N80,000 Each

    Gombe State governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, has approved the appointment of 229 people as his Special Assistants (Sas), who are to receive between N80,000 and N56,000 monthly. A letter by the Acting Secretary to the State Government, Mr. James Pisagih, said the appointment of the new...
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    Business Naira Steady As Shock of Trump Presidency Hits Global Markets

    Nigerian naira remained steady despite shock at global markets as Republican candidate, Donald Trump coasts victory at the just concluded US presidential election. The US dollar fell by over three percent to the Japanese yen, while the Mexican Peso crashed to fresh record lows against the US...
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    World Donald Trump Wins US Presidential Election

    Republican Candidate, Donald Trump has won United States Presidential Election.
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    Politics Gombe: Former CPC Members Regroup Amid APC Crisis

    As All Progressives Congress crisis deepens, members of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change in Gombe State have formed a group, Adalchi, to broaden support for President Muhammadu Buhari and ensure better representation in the ruling party leadership in the state. The chairman of the...
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    Politics President Buhari Commissions 5 Star Specialist Hospital In Edo [See PHOTOS]

    President Muhammadu Buhari has commissioned Infrastructural Projects completed by Governor Adams Oshiohmole in Benin City, Edo State. Here are some photos from the commissioning of a 5 Star Specialist Hospital:
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    Politics Ondo Election: Jimoh Ibrahim Replies Fayose, 'Your Days Are Numbered in Ekiti'

    Embattled gubernatorial flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming election in Ondo State, Dr. Jimoh Ibrahim has lambasted Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose over his statement that the party’s candidate can never be governor of Ondo State. In a terse message to the...
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    Business Airtel Gets N5m Fine For Unsolicited Messages

    Telecommunications company, Airtel Nigeria has been fined the sum of N5m for unsolicited messages. In his ruling Justice Jude Okeke of an FCT high court Maitama on Wednesday ordered Airtel to pay the plaintiff Mr. Emmanuel Anene, N5m in damages as against the N200m he requested. Anene had on...
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    Business Access Bank Executive Director Elias Igbinakenzua Resigns

    Access Bank Plc has announced the resignation of Mr. Elias Igbinakenzua an Executive Director. The Bank's statement posted on Nigerian Stock Exchange website reads that Igbinakenzua's resignation is owing to his decision to pursue some other personal interests The Board expressed its...
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    Entertainment Nigerian Blogger, Linda Ikeji Launches Facebook Style of Social Media Site

    Linda Ikeji has launched Mark Zuckerberg's style of Facebook. The new site is Linda Ikeji social media community with She wrote: “It's Linda Ikeji Social. Linda Ikeji Social is a social networking site that has been combined with blogging to give you an...
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    8 Prominent Nigerians That Have Been Affected By Aso Rock Demons And Their Ailments

    Reuben Abati, the former Spokesperson to former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has confirmed insinuation peddled by Nigerians that there are demons in Presidential aboard called Aso Rock in Abuja. Abati in his piece titled: "The spiritual side of Aso Villa” revealed that...
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    Business Dangote Worried That Over 100 Million Nigerians Are Living in Poverty

    The President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, is worried that more than 100 million out of the country’s estimated population of 187 million are wallowing in poverty. Dangote, who delivered a paper entitled: ‘Promotion of local manufacturing and poverty reduction in Nigeria: The private sector...
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    Politics Ondo Election: PDP Lawyers Clash As Appeal Court Reserves Ruling

    Legal fireworks ensued at the Court of Appeal on Friday as the court commenced hearing on two of the three cases before it which touched on the leadership tussle rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its gubernatorial ticket in Ondo State. The clash occurred between Robert Emukpero and...
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    Business How CBN Rescued Governors, Inject N2trn Into Economy In 15 Months

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disbursed nearly 2 trillion naira to both public and strategic private sectors of the economy in the last one year. The CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, in an exclusive interview with THISDAY on Friday, said the fund was necessary in order to stimulate...
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    Politics EFCC Moves To Seize Patience Jonathan’s Properties Nationwide

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is set to seize properties belonging to former First Lady, Patience Jonathan. The commission started the probe in a bid to gather evidence against her, following the freezing of $20m traced to her. EFCC has also set up a team of detectives...
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    Politics Sheriff Rejoices With Ondo People On The Emergence Of Jimoh Ibrahim

    Ali Modu Sheriff-led faction of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the emergence of Jimoh Ibrahim as candidate of the party in the Ondo state governorship poll as victory for the people of the state. Bernard Mikko, acting national publicity secretary of the group, said this in a...
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    Politics Nigerian Senate Adopts 5 Years Jail Term For Sexual Assault

    Nigerian Senate on Thursday considered adopting the option of 5years and 5million naira as penalties for sexual harassment. The lawmakers made this known while considering the report of the Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters on a Bill titled Sexual Harassment in Tertiary...
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    Politics Ondo Election: INEC Approves 47 Observer Groups [See LIST]

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has approved 47 domestic and international observer groups for the Ondo Governorship election scheduled for Saturday, 26th November 2016. Forty (40) domestic organizations and seven (7) international organizations make up the approved list...
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    Politics Court Dismisses Saraki's Appeal Against CCT

    The Court of Appeal in Abuja has again affirmed the jurisdiction of the Code of Conduct Tribunal to try the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki on charges bordering on assets declaration breaches before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. Justice Abdul Aboki-led panel of the appeal court on...
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    Policing Post Conflict Northern Nigeria: A Gangatuan Task Before IGP Idris

    It is no longer news that the establishment of the North-East Development Commission (NEDC) has been approved by the Senate. With this in place, it is obvious that all machineries of government have been set up to reposition Northeast Nigeria which was ruined by the Boko Haram insurgents. It...
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    Politics President Buhari Seeks Approval For $29.9bn Foreign Loan

    President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly asking them to approve a foreign loan of $29.960 billion to address infrastructure deficit in the country. The amount, which is under the government’s External Borrowing Plan, is to be spent on power, railway, roads, education...