+ Spain repatriates from Sierra Leone priest diagnosed with Ebola + + North will reject PDP in 2015- Atiku + + 3 Afghan soldiers missing in Cape Cod + + Yemen PM resigns, state media report
Prominent politician and National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has complained to the government that he is facing a violent threat to his life. In a letter signed by the national secretary Hon Mai Mala Buni, the party said that former militant Asari Dokubo in an interview vowed to result to '' self-help by using his hands and any other means to deal with Mr. Mohammed''. 
ABUJA--The World Health Organisation on Monday declared Nigeria officially Ebola-free, after 42 days - or two incubation periods - without any new confirmed cases of the deadly virus.
As elections for the new African Development Bank, ADB presidency draw nearer, Nigeria's minister of Agriculture, Dr Akinwunmi Adeshina,has emerged as one of the leading contender for the post.

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N84b debt: PDP asks for probe of Fayemi's administration

N84b debt: PDP asks for probe of Fayemi's administration

The Ekiti State PDP Tuesday urged  Gov Ayo Fayose, to probe the administration of his predecessor,...

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Kogi: Crisis hits PDP over sales of nomination forms

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By BANABAS ATTAH- LOKOJA---Fresh leadership crisis hit the ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi state...

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Ebola Free Nigeria: Atiku Praises Federal, Lagos, Rivers’s Governments

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Amos Dunia in Abuja---Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has commended the successful eradication of Ebola virus...

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force dropped military aid around the besieged Syrian town of Kobani...

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2015: Jonathan Will Lose If He Runs —Rivers APC

•Insists ambition against national interest President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has been advised not to bow to the...

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 War Against Terror: 'Cold-War' brewing between Nigeria and the United States

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NSA thanks Australia, U.K and EU for help against terrorism The National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, has...

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Kogi group ask Gov Wada to sack Health Commissioner

Kogi group ask Gov Wada to sack Health Commissioner

From Banabas Attah-Abuja---A group, Kogi good governance,KGG,has called for the sack of the Commissioner For Health, Dr....

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Ebola: Christian group denounces discrimination against Nigerian students

Ebola: Christian group denounces discrimination against Nigerian students

  NY-Two Nigerian students who applied for college education in a Texas school have been reportedly denied...

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Elumelu Launches Empowerment Fund to Revitalize Distressed Communities across Nigeria

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Abuja, Nigeria October 16 2014 - Tony O. Elumelu Founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation and Chairman of...

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Angry Wike Urges Rivers People To Vote Out Jonathan, PDP

Angry Wike Urges Rivers People To Vote Out Jonathan, PDP

In what appears to be a romance gone sour, the Minister of State for Education Chief...

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Alison-Madueke Pledges aggressive implementation of Gas-to-Power Initiatives

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As NPDC/Seplat JV Invest $200m on Azura-Edo IPP Gas Infrastructure The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani...

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Gowon, UBA GMD, Akinwunmi, Others Receive Lead…

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Former military head of state, General Yakubu Gowon, Group Managing Director and CEO of United Bank ... Read more

UBA and MoneyGram launch New Outbound Money Tr…

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UBA and MoneyGram launch New Outbound Money Transfer Service in Nigeria

Lagos –--  Nigeria’s money transfer business landscape entered  a new phase yesterday as Africa’s gl... Read more

FBNHoldings partners Euromoney for the Nigeria…

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FBNHoldings partners Euromoney for the Nigeria Banking & Capital Markets Conference

 First Bank of Nigeria Limited and FBN Capital Limited, subsidiaries of FBN Holdings Plc are Lead Sp... Read more

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Catholic bishops reject welcome to gays in sign of split

Catholic bishops reject welcome to gays in sign of…

Eric J. Lyman,VATICAN CITY — Catholic bishops rejected a landmark change Saturday in the rigid stance...

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Stephen Keshi sacked as Super Eagles coach

Stephen Keshi sacked as Super Eagles coach

The Nigerian football Federation has sacked Stephen Keshi as Super Eagles coach after an emergency midnight meeting...

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In-laws admit Ini Edo cheated on husband during their marriage

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In-laws and relatives of Phillip Ehiagwina, over the week-end got candid on camera about Ini Edo's...

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Adewale Olanrewaju Giwa is the Daily Newswatch newspaper correspondent in the United States. In this interview...

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2015: Why the people clamour for Umar Nasko to be Governor of Niger State

2015: Why the people clamour for Umar Nasko to be Governor of Niger State

In: Highlights

As the race for the Niger State People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial primary draws nearer, pressure has continued to build up stronger and stronger to have Alhaji Umar vie for…

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2015:  PDP Will Recover South-west – Reps Leader

2015: PDP Will Recover South-west – Reps Leader

In: Highlights

..Eyes Reps Speakership Amos Dunia in Abuja---Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Mulikat Akande-Adeola on Monday declared that the that Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will recover the South-west…

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Ndoma-Egba: A Senator’s fourth term ambition

Ndoma-Egba: A Senator’s fourth term ambition

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By Michael JegedeVictor Ndoma-Egba, the Senator representing Cross River Central Senatorial Districts is one of the highly respected lawmakers in the National Assembly today. The Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN)…

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NAFDAC, Counterfeiting and Public Health

NAFDAC, Counterfeiting and Public Health

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 By Josephine Babatunde Sometime in 2005, a friend took ill at workplace in one of the federal parastatals in Lagos and had to visit the Staff Clinic. An experienced doctor…

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Washington: At The World Bank/IMF Annual Meeting

Washington: At The World Bank/IMF Annual Meeting

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Photo News-- Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Governor CBN, Mr. Godwin Emefiele in private meeting with the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ms. Christine Lagarde when…

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Dr Okonjo-Iweala in a Thumbs Up

Dr Okonjo-Iweala in a Thumbs Up

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Coordinating minister of the economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in a Per Second news thumbs up in Washington. Photo News---BY CHAKAMIMAGES

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Fayose says Ekiti's debt levels soar under Fayemi to N57.5billion

Fayose says Ekiti's debt levels soar under Fayemi to N57.5billion

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Despite Gov. Kayode Fayemi's promises to reduce Ekiti's indebtedness, the state's debt has nearly tripled during the four years he has been governor, according to new governor, Ayodele Fayose at…

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Nigeria Risks One-Party Dictatorship - Atiku Warns

Nigeria Risks One-Party Dictatorship - Atiku Warns

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Amos Dunia in Abuja---Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has warned that a mandate to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2015 will be a vote for a single-party dictatorship.

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Of Akala and Narcissism : Just Before Affliction Arises The Second Time.

Of Akala and Narcissism : Just Before Affliction Arises The Second Time.

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When the Indian sage, Mahatman Ghandi said that “Politics without principle is one of the seven social sins”, he philosophically perhaps have Adebayo Alao Akala and his likes in mind…

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Father jailed for raping his 10-year-old daughter 7 times

Father jailed for raping his 10-year-old daughter 7 times

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A South African father was sentenced to 25 years in prison in the Tsomo Regional Court for raping his daughter, Eastern Cape police said on Friday."A 66-year-old father was sentenced…

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Nyesom Wike’s directive to Aluu people to vote out PDP is commendable – Rivers APC

Nyesom Wike’s directive to Aluu people to vote out PDP is commendable – Rivers APC

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It is with heart full of joy that the All Progressives Congress [APC], Rivers State chapter, most unreservedly thank Barr. Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, the junior Minister for Education for passionately,…

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Troubled Times: Wike behind Abuja attack, as Video rejecting Jonathan, PDP surfaces

Troubled Times: Wike behind Abuja attack, as Video rejecting Jonathan, PDP surfaces

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A Peoples Democratic Party chieftain in Rivers State and former Chief Security Adviser to former Governor Peter Odili, Anabs Sara-Igbe, has alleged that former Minister of State for Education, Mr.…

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As Jonathan Awaits Coronation…

As Jonathan Awaits Coronation…

By Abba Adakole--On December 6, 2014, the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), will hold its presidential primary...

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