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Buhari, Atiku, APC Leaders Storm PH As Amaechi Celebrates 2007 Court …
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Former Head of State, Gen. Mohammadu Buhari (rtd); ex-Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and the Governor of Kano State, Musa Rabiu Kwankwaso, all presidential aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives…

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Why Amaechi is afraid of me –Wike
Why Amaechi is afraid of me –Wike
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Former Minister of  State for Education  and  governorship aspirant in Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike,  said Governor Chibuike Amaechi,  recommended him for  a ministerial position  in order  to whittle down…

"A Governor that cannot pay salaries is organizing jamboree rally" – PDP …
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The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State has condemned alleged plan to shut down markets and shops in Port Harcourt for today’s mega rally organised by the state government.The…

Amaechi: I Fell Out with Dame Jonathan Because I refused to Share Rivers …
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Gov. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi

By Yemi Adebowale
      
Rivers State Governor and Chairman of a faction of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has alleged that his refusal to surrender the state…

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SHOCKING DETAILS: Why Amaechi And Patience Jonathan Are No Longer Friends –

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Buhari, Atiku, APC Leaders Storm PH As Amaechi Celebrates 2007 Court …

Buhari, Atiku, APC Leaders Storm PH As Amaechi Celebrates 2007 Court …

Former Head of State, Gen. Mohammadu Buhari (rtd); ex-Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and the Governor of Kano State, Musa Rabiu Kwankwaso, all presidential aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), will today storm Port Harcourt, Rivers State for Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s 7th anniversary of his Supreme Court victory. Also to honour Amaechi, who […]

Why Amaechi is afraid of me –Wike

Former Minister of  State for Education  and  governorship aspirant in Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike,  said Governor Chibuike Amaechi,  recommended him for  a ministerial position  in order  to whittle down his powers, especially with respect to  selection of  his (Amaechi’s) successor. Wike  made the claim yesterday,  while responding to  a question  on Africa Independent Television […]

"A Governor that cannot pay salaries is organizing jamboree rally" – PDP …

"A Governor that cannot pay salaries is organizing jamboree rally" – PDP …

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State has condemned alleged plan to shut down markets and shops in Port Harcourt for today’s mega rally organised by the state government. The event was put together to celebrate the 7th anniversary of Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s Supreme Court victory. A statement signed by Jerry Needam, media aide […]

Amaechi: I Fell Out with Dame Jonathan Because I refused to Share Rivers …

Gov. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi By Yemi Adebowale        Rivers State Governor and Chairman of a faction of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has alleged that his refusal to surrender the state coffers to Dame Patience Jonathan led to the problem he was having with the Presidency. He also blamed the resurgence in militancy […]

Other States News

Letter To Imo State PDP Party Executive

Letter To Imo State PDP Party Executive Distinguished Members of Our State Exco, By Gerald Oluchi I have chosen to communicate you via this open letter which I have entitled ihe ana amagi otu esi eme ya… because of the cogent and urgent nature of what I want to say. The fact remains that you […]

2015 – Tough Battle in Anambra Central

By VINCENT UJUMADU The battle for the Anambra Central Senatorial seat has moved some of the strongest political machines in the state into overdrive WHEN the national chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Victor Umeh, declared his intention to vie for the senatorial seat for Anambra Central, the other two major political parties […]

Child migrants continue to face discrimination inside U.S. – WNN

Child migrants continue to face discrimination inside U.S. – WNN

Amy Goodman and Nermeen Shaikh for Democracy Now! – WNN Features (WNN/DN) New York, U.S., AMERICAS: What is now considered a “humanitarian crisis” by U.S. President Barack Obama as well as other local and global immigrant advocates, has brought over 50 thousand plus migrant children to the United States within the last year. It is […]

2015 Presidency: Jonathan To Formally Declare November 11

President Goodluck Jonathan’s declaration committee for the 2015 presidential election has fixed November 11, 2014 as the date for the president to formally declare his intention to seek re-election. Chairman of the Presidential declaration committee, Dr. Haliru Bello who gave the hint while addressing journalists at the end of the committee’s inaugural meeting at the […]

Get a glimpse of the in-game feeling

Get a glimpse of the in-game feeling

[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]   Stockholm, Sweden – October 24th 2014 – Today, small indie studio Might and Delight presents the first in-game material from their upcoming title. Shelter 2 – a survival game starring a lynx -  will be arriving on steam, good old […]

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EPL: Manchester City beaten, Arsenal wins

Defending champions of the English Premier League, Manchester City suffered their second defeat of the season, after going down 2-1 against West Ham. It was the type of game that things didn’t go the way of Manuel Pellegrini’s team, despite their efforts. Coming back from a difficult trip in midweek against CSKA Moscow in the […]

Super Eagles: Amodu Shaibu made a mistake coming back to coach Nigeria …

Former Nigeria player Teslim Fatusi believes that Amodu Shaibu made a mistake by accepting to temporarily manage the Super Eagles national team. Amodu was last week drafted in by the NFF to coach Nigeria for the remaining two 2015 Nations Cup qualifiers, after Stephen Keshi was discarded by the football federation. However, Fatusi said that […]

President Jonathan to Super Falcons: Go all out and win the AWC title

President Goodluck has charged Nigeria’s Super Falcons to ensure that they defeat Cameroon in the finals of the African Women’s Championship. The Super Falcons will clash with Cameroon in the finals of the AWC tournament hoping to reclaim the title. Since inception, Nigeria has won the championship more than any other team, winning it on […]

Rafael Nadal ends his season to have surgery on appendicitis

Rafael Nadal has ended his season in order to proceed and have an appendicitis surgery next month. The world number three has now pulled out pf the season-ending ATP World Tours event taking place at the O2 Arena in London. After losing to Borna Coric in the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors in Basel, Nadal […]

English Premier League: Weekend’s fixtures and reactions from the managers

It is another weekend of English Premier League action, and with bated breathe many await with much enthusiasm. No doubt that the standout fixture will be the one at Old Trafford between Manchester United and Chelsea. It is a game many want to see and everybody’s attention would be firmly focused at the proceedings in […]

Africa News

Zimbabwe: Rallies Expose Grace Mugabe Backers

By Herbert Moyo FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe’s ongoing countrywide rallies have exposed the group that is behind her comprising high-ranking Zanu PF party officials aligned to Justice minister Emmerson Mnangagwa’s faction. Save for a few aberrations like embattled Hurungwe legislator Temba Mliswa, the core group supporting Grace’s campaign may have different views and even agendas, […]

Zambia: After Ditching Jubilee, UPND Drags Hh to Chawama

By Clement Malambo When President of the United Party for National Development (UPND) Hakainde Hichilema made the controversial decision to boycott the Jubilee celebrations yesterday, scores of angry UPND cadres went to protest at his home. Hichilema, who was the only opposition leader to refuse to attend the historic independence celebration, told a media briefing […]

Nigeria: Rape Survivors Besiege National Assembly

Nigeria: Rape Survivors Besiege National Assembly

Photo: Kate Holt/IRIN By Omololu Ogunmade Abuja — It was a grievous moment for female senators and their counterparts in the House of Representatives on Thursday when traumatised rape victims besieged the National Assembly to narrate their agonising experiences in the hands of rapists. The victims, most of whom were young girls, cried out for […]

Tunisia: 27 Candidates to Run for Presidency

Tunis — The official number of candidates for the presidential election is 27 candidates after the expiry of the deadlines for appeals to the Administrative Court, President of the Independent High Authority for the Elections (ISIE) Chafik Sarsar announced on Friday. The draw to determine the order of candidates on the ballet paper and their […]

Africa: AU Members Pledge 1,600 Volunteer Ebola Workers

Africa: AU Members Pledge 1,600 Volunteer Ebola Workers

Photo: Liberia Government The African Union says member states have promised to send more than 1,600 volunteer health workers to Ebola-affected countries. The continent’s slow response to help the stricken nations has come under criticism. African Union (AU) member states will send more than 1,000 volunteer health workers to the countries worst-affected by the Ebola […]

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All hands on deck: Regina Askia joins the Ebola fight

All hands on deck: Regina Askia joins the Ebola fight

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Q & A with Asisat Oshoala

by Sammy Wejinya 25 October 2014, 09:38 <!– –> <!– Fantasy Store –> Asisat Oshoala has grown in leaps and bounds. She finished as top scorer and was named best player at the 2014 Fifa U20 Women’s World Cup in Canada. It was always a certainty that she would be included in the Nigeria squad […]

Zuriel Steals Show At 2014 Nollywood Movies Awards Night

IT was billed as the Centenary Celebrations edition of the 2014 Nollywood Movies Awards night, at the prestigious Intercontinental Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos. The actors, producers, directors, and movie faithful filed past the red carpet into the events main auditorium. However, the star attraction right from the red carpet was a new face to […]

Nollywood actress, Laide Bakare, delivers baby boy

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Nollywood Actors Support ‘Let’s Do It Together’ Campaign

Budding Nollywood thespians, Linda Ejiofor, Gideon Okeke and Femi Jacobs have thrown their weights behind the “Let’s Do It Together” campaign which was launched recently in Lagos. The campaign was initiated by the Nigerian Red Cross Society – Lagos Disaster Relief Trust. The launch was attended by representatives of the media, philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, celebrities […]

Health

Ebola outbreak in Nigeria officially over: ‘spectacular success story’

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Ebola – Sick Nigerian Drug Smuggler Left To Die In Spanish Airport

A Nigerian drug smuggler who collapsed after cocaine bags inside his body split open was left to die, because airport staff refused to touch him fearing he had Ebola. According to Daily Mail, The man collapsed in the customs area of the Madrid-Barajas airport outside the capital after arriving on a flight from Istanbul. Upon […]

Nigeria Pledges 600 Health Workers as Africa Steps up Fight Against Ebola

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Ebola Today: Unidentified Physician Recovers From Ebola at Emory …

9:46 p.m. ET: Could robots help? BetaBoston reported that researchers are meeting Nov. 7 at Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s campus to discuss how robots could assist during the next Ebola emergency. Michael Gennert, director of WPI’s director of WPI’s robotics program, says that some machines existing today—used for carrying soldiers from battlefields, or for killing bacteria […]

Nigeria: FG to meet striking health workers next week

WorldStage Newsonline– The Federal Government of Nigeria and the striking health workers are expected to meet next week as part of the efforts to resolve the lingering issues in the health sector. The meeting which was scheduled for last Wednesday could not hold because the Ministry of labour and Productivity is still preparing the list […]