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Tinubu In Dilemma

The national leader of All Progressives Congress, (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is in a fix over the best form or arrangement for the party’s flag bearers for the 2015 general election to emerge sources inside his Bourdillon home in Ikoyi has revealed to National Weekender. According to our investigations Tinubu is caught in between the choice of handpicking candidates ...

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Dangote, Otudeko Battle Over Apapa Land

 A fresh legal battle will commence on January 21, 2014 at the federal high court Ikoyi as Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote and industrialist Oba Otudeko fight over the ownership of a parcel of land located in the Lagos ports complex (LPC) Apapa. Justice Okon Abang fixed the date after the case was reassigned to him by the chief judge ...

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Cabinet Reshuffle: 10 Ministers To Go By April

Barely four months after dropping 9 Ministers under dramatic circumstances; indications have emerged that President Goodluck Jonathan will before April, 2014 sack another 10 ministers from his cabinet. A source close to the Presidency told National Weekender earlier this week that this imminent shake-up is due to intelligence report gathered by the Presidency which reveals that no fewer than 10 ...

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Marrying Joke Silva, My Best Decision Ever-Olu Jacobs

Veteran Actor, writer, stage director and producer, Olu Jacobs and his wife Joke Silva, also of equal standing have been married for about 28 years now. Touted as the most adorable couple in Nollywood, with careers that span over 3 decades each, their marriage unarguably stands today as the longest surviving Nollywood marriage. Asked recently about his amiable wife, the ...

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You are King of assassins…tell us who killed Ige, Dikibo and Harry, Asari replies Obasanjo

The leader of Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force (NDPVF), Mujahid Dokubo Asari, on Thursday called former President Olusegun Obasanjo the “Chief Assassin of all times” in response to the former leader’s recent letter to President Goodluck Jonathan. In a letter to Obasanjo, Dokubo, who has previously sworn that there will be hell on earth if Jonathan is not re-elected in ...

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Olukoya’s Security Consultant Dies At 68

The Security Consultant to the General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry (MFM), Pastor Daniel Kayode Olukoya, Elder Michael Olatunji Adekeye is dead. Elder Adekeye died in active service in the Vineyard of God. According to family sources, the 68 years old suddenly took ill on Christmas day while working inside Prayer City and was rushed to the ...

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16 killed, 56 injured in Lagos road mishaps

The Lagos State Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has said that 16 persons died in 22 road accidents during the just-concluded festive season. The State Sector Commander, Chidi Nkwonta, disclosed this in Lagos. Nkwonta added that 56 persons were injured in various accidents that occurred between December 19th 2013 and January 1st. He said that the command ...

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Malaysia authorities seize Bibles in ‘Allah’ row

Malaysian Islamic authorities on Thursday seized hundreds of Bibles from a Christian group and detained two of their officers, one of them said, amid tensions over the use of “Allah”. A court in October barred a Malaysian Catholic newspaper from using “Allah” to refer to the Christian God in its Malay-language edition – a verdict welcomed by Muslim conservatives, but ...

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FAAN terminates contract with firm, verbally – Official

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has verbally terminated the contract of Milinda Francis & Company Ltd., after about 26 years of service. Mr Daniel Twon, the Company’s Manager, disclosed this in Ikeja, saying that no reason was given for the termination of the contract by FAAN management. The company, with 42 members of staff, is one of the firms ...

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Resurrection: Abacha is back

…Son of Late former Head of State vows to realize political ambition  Those who think that the family of Late former Head of State Gen. Sani Abacha is done with power may need to do a rethink as the son of the Late despotic leader Mohammed has vowed to reach the height of his political ambition even though his political ...

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