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  • Birthday tribute to Prince Edwin Ochai, the Mighty Sparrow

    February 20, 2018 8:11 AM 14

    A man of honour, respect and impact. He is a man who takes the growth and development of other people as a priority. He is selfless, he’s a mentor, a friend and a father all in one. He knows and sees your weaknesses and flaws but yet smiles and tells you, ‘you can be more.’ Such a man is the true definition of a good man. Such a man is hard to find. Such a man is Prince

  • Match stopped after 10 red cards, 8 yellows [VIDEO]

    February 20, 2018 8:02 AM 12

    A Brazilian derby was stopped after football players received 10 red cards and 8 yellows. The match was between Vitoria and Bahia in the Bahia state championship. After a tensed first half which saw six bookings and Denilson’s goal for the hosts, things really got out of hand after the break. In the 50th minute, Bahia were awarded a penalty after which

  • Only six banks meet CBN’s dividend payout rule

    February 20, 2018 8:01 AM 18

    Only six banks have met the Central Bank of Nigeria’s directive on dividend payout by commercial banks and discount houses. They are: Access Bank, Zenith Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB), First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Wema Bank and United Bank for Africa (UBA). This was contained in a report released on Monday by Afrinvest West Africa, an investment

  • Abia couple sell daughter N400,000 few hours after birth

    February 20, 2018 6:39 AM 15

    A couple identified as 35-year-old Ifeanyi and Emmanuel Elijah, 30, have been arrested by the Imo State Police Command for allegedly selling their daughter, Chinecherem, for N400,000, a few hours after delivery. The husband and wife, who are residents of Irete, in Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State, are indigenes of Amakpu- Umuba, in the Isiala

  • Buhari reacts to death of Islamic scholar, Sheik Tureta

    February 20, 2018 6:34 AM 13

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday described the death of Islamic scholar, Abubakar Tureta, as a major depletion of the forest of knowledge and “a defoliation of a big branch on the tree of learning whose contributions to Islam are immeasurable”. The Islamic scholar and teacher, Sheikh Abubakar Tureta died on Sunday night at the age of 74 after battling

  • Biafra: Obasanjo hates Ojukwu, Igbos – MASSOB

    February 20, 2018 6:30 AM 14

    The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) Monday called former President Olusegun Obasanjo a pathological liar, betrayer and deceiver who hates Igbos. MASSOB in a statement issued in Abakaliki by its leader, Comrade Uchenna Madu attacked Obasanjo for not attending the burials of the two Igbo elder statesmen – Late Odumegwu

  • TSA monthly savings hit N24.7bn

    February 20, 2018 1:36 AM 17

    strict implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) has increased the earnings of the Federal Government to a whopping N24.7 billion monthly. This was even as over N108 billion has been saved from the removal of maintenance fees paid to banks before the implementation of TSA. A professor

  • ‘Only moles worthy to be discarded decamp to APC’ – PDP

    February 19, 2018 9:49 PM 18

    Chairman of the party in the state, Tanko Beji told journalists that those presented were members who had left the PDP immediately after the 2015 general elections and that the members were not contributing to the party and they needed to be discarded. Beji also accused the APC of exaggerating the number of people who defected, saying the total number

  • BBNaija: Kbrule speaks on disqualification

    February 19, 2018 8:08 PM 21

    Kbrule, Big Brother housemate, who was disqualified from the Reality show on Sunday has spoken out. He thanked those who supported him while also declaring that he had no hard feelings towards Khloe or any of the housemates. K. Brule and Khloe were disqualified after Khloe got three strikes and as per Big Brother rules, her partner was also immediately

  • Why Rohr might drop Mikel Obi, Ighalo from Super Eagles’ next matches

    February 19, 2018 8:06 PM 18

    Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, is considering dropping the China-based duo of John Obi Mikel and Odion Ighalo, from the squad for their upcoming friendly matches. Rohr is mulling the decision, because they are stil in pre-season training with their Chinese clubs. Also, the timing of the friendly games coincides with when the league will resume