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Amokachi tips Eaglets for CHAN

Super Eagles assistant coach, Daniel Amokachi, has tipped the Golden Eaglets players that are currently in camp ahead of the African Nations Championship, to make it into the final squad. Amokachi admitted he was impressed by the skill and determination of the trio of Dele Alampasu, Taiwo Awoniyi and Kelechi Iheanacho.  “All the players including the young Eaglets have been ...

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Govs approved 1% excess crude fund for police – Uduaghan

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, has said that the 36 state governors endorsed the payment of one per cent of excess crude fund for use by the Nigerian Police. Governor Uduaghan who disclosed this at the weekend, in Asaba, when he played host  to the Inspector General of Police(IGP), Mr Mohammed Abubakar, explained that it was informed by the ...

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Amitabh Bachan Is My Mentor – Otunba (Dr.) Sola Fosudo

•Ace actor Sola Fosudo played host to our editor, DESMOND EKWUEME in his Blessed Fruits Foundation office in Satellite Town. He speaks on how he came into acting, combining it with his teaching job at LASU, his best films, best food and best place he has ever been. Excerpt… Yoruba Films Are More Authentic -Sola Fosudo Can we meet you ...

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I Am Not A Bigamist -Laide Bakare

•Leading Yoruba Actress and prolific film maker Laide Bakare, made news recently,  having being accused of bigamy, an allegation which stemmed from an online report that claimed she did not properly dissolve her marriage with her ex-husband before getting married to her present husband and father of her newborn son. In this interview with our correspondent, FRANCIS OGBONNA, she opens ...

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17 Govs Own Private Jets –Ncaa

No fewer than 17 governors are proud owners of private jets top sources at the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) have disclosed to National Weekender. This fact emerged following the investigation which the body is going through after it was indicted in the N255m bulletproof cars bought for embattled Aviation Minister Princess Stella Oduah. Recall that after the crash of ...

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Have A Fresh And Flawless Look This Christmas

With Christmas around the corner, there appears to be an increasing pressure on personal grooming due to mounting invitations to endless end-of-the-year parties, carols, concerts, festivals, weddings, and other social events. The season usually has many women on a shopping spree wanting to be at their best for every single event. Preparing for the ‘party season’ can sometimes be overwhelming ...

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100-Level Student To Die By Hanging

•For Robbery A Makurdi High Court on Tuesday sentenced, Jacob Atongo, a 100-level sociology student of Benue State University, to death by hanging for armed robbery. This judgment was made by Justice Adam Onum who held that he was satisfied with the confession of the accused to the charges and therefore found him guilty. Onum sentenced the accused to death ...

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Go To The Motor Park To Recruit Lecturers –ASUU Chairman Tells FG

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU chairman, University of Abuja Chapter, Dr. Clement Chup has dared the federal government to sack its members over the prolonged universities’ strike if it can. In a reaction to the Federal Government’s recent order for schools to resume Chup said, “The school can go ahead and ask students to resume but we won’t ...

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Auchipoly Student Arrested Over Impersonation

Men of the Nigerian Naval Engineering College, Ogorode, Sapele, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, Thursday, paraded a 20-year-old Business Administration student of Federal polytechnic, Auchi, Edo State, Amiegbebhor Amierelu, who was allegedly arrested in Uromi, Edo State, by the Uromi Division of the Nigeria Police, which subsequently handed him over to them. The Commanding Officer of the College, ...

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EBSU Resumes, Updates Academic Calender

The Ebonyi State University (EBSU) has decided to pull out of the ongoing ASUU strike and ordered that all students return to school immediately. The school made this pronouncement on Teusday stressing that; they will no longer be a party to the continuous and seemingly unending strike that has persisted since 2nd July 2013 The state owned university has since ...

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