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Pat Utomi urges Nigerians to respect intellectuals

Proprietor of Lagos Business School, Prof. Patrick Utomi, has called on Nigerians to respect the intellectuals in their midst given their contributions to national development.

Senator Makarfi campaign train storms Jos, seeks support for presidential ambition

The former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Kaduna State governor, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, on Wednesday stormed Jos to drum support of Plateau PDP Stakeholders towards his presidential ambition to take over power from the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.

Bank of Industry unveils N1 billion fund for fashion entrepreneurs

The Bank of Industry (BoI) says it has set aside N1 billion to support fashion entrepreneurs in Nigeria.

Vice President Osinbajo tasks Ekiti monarchs on peace

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday called on traditional rulers in Ekiti state to ensure unity among people of various ethnic groups residing in their domains.

2019: NIM adopts ANN as political party

The Nigerian Intervention Movement (NIM) on Wednesday adopted Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN) as the political party to contest the 2019 general election.

PDP: President Buhari lacks capacity to implement 2018 budget

The Peoples Democratic Party says President Muhammadu Buhari’s submission that the 2018 budget, signed by him, will be near un-implementable is a clear admission that he lacks the capacity and competence to run a development-oriented economy as desired by Nigerians.

PDP moves to placate Senator Ladoja from leaving party

Concerns are rife within the Peoples Democratic Party as the seven-day ultimatum issued by former Oyo State governor, Rasheed Ladoja, expires on Thursday.
The MD:CEO Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, Mr. Segun Agbaje with Winner of the contest, Kukogho Iruesiri Samson

‘Decade Old Story’ wins GTBank’s dusty manuscript contest

A manuscript written almost ten years ago has been selected as the winner of the Dusty Manuscript Contest; a Prize organized for budding Nigerian writers.

DHQ: No concrete evidence ISIS is training Boko Haram terrorists

The Nigerian military said Wednesday there was no evidence that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) had sneaked in fighters from Syria to support Boko Haram terrorists in Nigeria, as recently reported by the media.

Seyi Akinwunmi: We’re not in Russia for NFF election

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has dismissed reports that the campaigns for the election into its executive committee have been a source of distraction to the Super Eagles participation at the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Federal government to begin repatriation of over 91,000 Nigerian refugees from Cameroon in July

The Federal Government says it will commence the voluntary repatriation of over 91,000 Nigerian refugees from Cameroon in July.

Wilfred Ndidi: We’ll die against Iceland

Wilfred Ndidi has stated that Nigeria’s players are now looking forward to their next game against Iceland on Friday at Volgograd Arena after failing to impress in their opening 2018 World Cup tie.

NFF bars Eagles from Facebook, Twitter

Members of the Super Eagles have been barred from excessive use of social media as they prepare for all-important clash against Iceland.

We were wrongly deported from US – deportees

Nigerians who were deported from the United States of America (USA) on Wednesday have claimed that the North American government wrongly deported them.

National Hospital celebrates ’13 years of uninterrupted In vitro fertilisation’

The National Hospital Abuja, on Wednesday celebrated 13 years of providing uninterrupted In Vitro Fertilisation Services (IVF) to Nigerians.

34 Nigerians deported from America

At least 34 Nigerians were deported from the United States on Wednesday for allegedly committing offences in the country.

National Assembly not worrying about President Buhari’s budget concerns

The Deputy Majority Leader in the Senate, Alhaji Bala Ibn Na’allah, on Wednesday said that the National Assembly was unperturbed by President Muhammadu Buhari’s concerns about the adjustments it made in the 2018 Appropriation Bill.

Ecuador, Nigeria to sign visa-free agreement

The Ecuadorian Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Deopoldo Rovayo, has disclosed that his country and Nigeria have agreed to sign a visa-free agreement to strengthen bilateral relations.

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Pat Utomi urges Nigerians to respect intellectuals

Proprietor of Lagos Business School, Prof. Patrick Utomi, has called on Nigerians to respect the intellectuals in their midst given their contributions to national development.

Senator Makarfi: I won’t naked PDP in public after clothing me

Senator Ahmed Makarfi, former Acting National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) now a presidential aspirant of the party, said on Wednesday that he would not publicly disgrace the party after using the platform to attain great positions in the country.
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European human right court rejects mass killer Breivik’s appeal

The European Court of Human Rights rejected an appeal by Norwegian mass killer, Anders Behring Breivik, who says his prison condition amount to inhuman or degrading treatment, the court said on Thursday.

President Buhari arrives in Bauchi

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Bauchi on a condolence visit to the state.
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Portend it like Beckham: England v Argentina in World Cup final

Former captain David Beckham has tipped England to play Lionel Messi’s Argentina in the World Cup final, reflecting rising optimism about the Three Lions’ chances after a positive start in Russia.