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  • 2023: South West destined to rule Nigeria, APC chieftain replies Miyetti Allah
    By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti — Immediate past Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, Chief Jide Awe, has said the southwest region is destined for the next presidency, going by the silent principle of rotation. He said Southwest region will produce the party’s candidate that will succeed… Read more »
  • PDP tackles Oshiomhole, accuses him of ‘politicising injustice’
    By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in a statement signed by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan has chided the All Progressives Congress, APC, national chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole for what it called his politicisation of injustice. The party described as loathsome that Oshiomhole could “resort to hauling insults and… Read more »
  • Our democracy, electoral system on trial, Ihedioha speaks again
    …Says judgment, a mystery By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Ex-governor of Imo state, Rt.Hon. Emeka Ihedioha has said the Supreme Court judgment nullifying his election has placed the nation’s democracy on trial. Ihedioha stated this yesterday while playing host to the National Working Committee, NWC, of the Peoples Democratic Party,… Read more »
  • Supreme court judgement meant to cause trouble in Imo State, Igbo land ⁠— IGA
    By Chimaobi Nwaiwu – Nnewi The Imo General Assembly, IGA, Friday, alleged that the Supreme Court judgement that unseated Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha and installed Senator Hope Uzodinma as the governor of Imo State was meant to set brothers against each other and to cause crisis in Imo State and… Read more »
  • Our leaders buy votes openly — Falae
    Chief Olu Falae, was both a former Finance minister and Secretary to the Government of the Federation SGF under the former Military General Ibrahim Babangida. In this interview, he spoke with Saturday Vanguard on a number of national issues such as the new minimum wage, the N30b bill before the… Read more »
  • Delta monarchs’ award: Why Emmanuel Uduaghan exploded?
    IT was on December 19, 2019 morning that former governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, whose re-positioning from Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to All Progressives Congress, APC, is not a  newsflash, detonated, but he chose to use the word “unzip” on his Facebook post.  The post Delta monarchs’ award: Why Emmanuel… Read more »
  • Obaseki did not manage assembly crisis well— Ize-Iyamu
    Pastor Osagiue Ize-Iyamu is a founding member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo state but left for the Peoples Democratic Party and contested the 2016 governorship election in Edo State. He recently returned to the APC ahead of 2020 governorship election in the state. In this interview, Pastor… Read more »
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  • NSE ROUNDUP: Market Capitalisation gains N81bn despite two straight days of bearish reign
    The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) posted its first two losses for 2020 this week as profit-taking dragged performance down on Tuesday and Wednesday. It rallied on Thursday thanks to investors’ swelling interest in blue-chip stocks. However, three days of gain tempered the impact of two straight days of losses on… Read more »
  • Access Bank expands into Kenya, acquires Transnational Bank
    Access Bank Plc has expanded into Kenya, to take over Nairobi-headquartered Transnational Bank Plc. A strategic masterstroke by all measure, venturing into Kenya positions the bank to leverage commercial and economic benefits available in the country reputed to be East Africa’s largest economy. “The acquisition will further complement the bank’s… Read more »
  • NSE: Market closes week in positive territory
    The Nigerian Stock Exchange ended Friday’s trading in the positive territory as it recorded gains in all its Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).A negative market breadth was however posted as there were 13 gainers against 16 losers. The All Share Index (ASI) appreciated by 0.91% basis points to close at 29,618.52…. Read more »
  • Border closure, VAT drive inflation to 4-month high : Is Nigerian govt overwhelmed by the crisis it created?
    Economic policies instituted by the Nigerian government are fighting back like a cornered fox. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Friday released its Consumer Price Index Report for December 2019, with inflation rate spiralling from 11.85% the month before to 11.98%, the highest in four months. Inflation in Nigeria… Read more »
  • Nigeria’s debt stock now N26. 2tr – DMO
    The Director-General of the Debt Management Office (DMO), Ms. Patience Oniha, said on Friday the country’s public debt stood at N26.215 trillion as of third quarter last year. The DMO chief, who disclosed this at a press briefing in Abuja, said the figure was about 2. 0 percent higher than… Read more »
  • Flour Mills to raise N20 billion through bond offering
    Food company, Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc, has announced the issuance of N20 billion “in medium terms bonds subject to appropriate pricing.” The firm made the disclosure in its notification to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Thursday, signed by Joseph A.O Umolu, its Company Secretary/Director, Legal Services. The corporate bond… Read more »
  • FG, States, LGAs share N716.2bn for December
    The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Thursday shared a total of N716.298 billion to the three tiers of government for the month of December 2019. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Alhaji Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, disclosed this at the end of the FAAC meeting in… Read more »
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  • Supreme Court verdict like a daylight robbery, Ihedioha tells APC
    The immediate past governor of Imo state, Emeka Ihedioha has asked the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) not to celebrate the Supreme Court judgment that sacked him from office,  saying the verdict has put more questions about the future of democracy. Ihedioha said because the verdict is like broad day… Read more »
  • Akpabio remains APC candidate, INEC warns Oshiomhole
    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has kicked against moves to replace Godswill Akpabio, the current minister of Niger Delta Affairs in the forthcoming rerun for Akwa Ibom northwest senatorial district scheduled to hold on January 25. Akpabio who had withdrawn from the rerun ordered by the Court of Appeal… Read more »
  • Avoid pitfall of secularisation of state – Don
    In order to foster national unity and inclusiveness, the need to avoid the pitfall of the secularisation of the state in a manner that is hostile to religion has been stressed. Abdulmumini Adebayo Oba, a professor of Jurisprudence and International Law of the University of Ilorin, equally called for tolerance… Read more »
  • Frequent grid collapses question competence of managers
    Nigeria’s fragile electricity grid collapsed again Thursday last week, the thirteenth such collapse in the past 13 months, casting doubts on the competence of the system operator, a unit of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) managed by the Federal Government and the billion-dollar funding the organisation has received. The… Read more »
  • Recapitalization: NIA commend NAICOM on deadline extension
    Recapitalization: NIA commend NAICOM on deadline extension …press for palliatives Modestus Anaesoronye The Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA) has commended the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) for its recent circular on extension of deadline for recapitalization of Insurance and Reinsurance Companies in Nigeria, describing it as a step in the right direction…. Read more »
  • Increase in RoW charges shows Nigeria’s unserious about broadband development
    The issue of non unified and high cost Right of Way (RoW) has lingered unresolved for years in Nigeria’s telecommunications sector. However the notice of increase in these charges by over 1,200% in some states on Tuesday, 14 January 2020, prompted kick backs and disapproval by stakeholders, who say this… Read more »
  • Imo Supreme Court judgement: APC accuses PDP of calling for war
    The All Progressives Congress, APC has accused the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of calling for war with what he described as “reckless comments” by its National Chairman, Uche Secondus who called for the immediate review and reversal of the decision of the Supreme Court on the Imo State… Read more »
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  • Osimhen On Target In Lille’s Coupe de la Ligue Win Vs Gonfreville
    Victor Osimhen scored the second goal as Lille defeated Gonfreville 2-0 in a Coupe de la Ligue clash at the Stade Oceans, Le Havre on Saturday afternoon, reports Completesports.com. Osimhen started the game on the bench and replaced Luis Araujo a minute after the hour mark. Former France international forward… Read more »
  • Success Drop For New Signing Pussetto As Watford Draw Spurs
    Nigerian forward Isaac Success was dropped from Watford squad for new signing Ignacio Pussetto, as the Hornets played 0-0 at home against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday’s Premier League game, Completesports.com reports. Success’ omission from the squad was confirmed on Watford’s verified Twitter handle before kick-off against Spurs. Also dropped from… Read more »
  • Wilder Makes Retirement Vow After Fury Prediction
    Deontay Wilder said he would retire from boxing if Tyson Fury follows through on his promise and knocks the American heavyweight out in the second round of their rematch. The upcoming bout between the Gypsy King and the Bronze Bomber is being described as one of the biggest fights in… Read more »
  • Arteta Promotes Two Nigerian Youngsters To Arsenal’s First Team 
    Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has brought two Nigerian youth defenders Tobi Omole and Tolaji Bola into first-team training amid an injury crisis. Summer signing Kieran Tierney and Sead Kolasinac are both out of Saturday’s clash against Sheffield United – handing Omole and Bola a chance to impress. Omole, 20, played… Read more »
  • Etebo Happy To Make Winning LaLiga Debut With Getafe
    Oghenekaro Etebo is delighted to see Getafe record a win in his maiden LaLiga appearance for the club, reports Completesports.com. Getafe ended a run of two league games without a win following a 3-0 away victory against Leganes at the Estadio Municipal de Burtaque. Etebo started the game on the… Read more »
  • NFF Celebrates Ex-Falcons Keeper Dede At 40
    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has congratulated former Super Falcons goalkeeper Precious Dede who turns 40 on Saturday, Completesports.com reports. The NFF took to their verified Twitter handle to send their birthday greetings to Dede. “Happy birthday former Super Falcons shot stopper and multiple AWCON winner, Precious Dede.” Dede represented… Read more »
  • NPFL: Boboye Optimistic Of Positive Result Against Pillars In Kano
    Akwa United head coach Kennedy Boboye has inspired his players to put their shock home defeat to Kwara United behind them and focus on getting a positive result in Kano against Kano Pillars this weekend. Alao Dambani’s brace condemned the Promise Keepers to their first home defeat and their fourth… Read more »
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  • Burnley rewards hard working Lukas Jensen with new contract
      Burnley have handed a new contract to young Danish goalkeeper Lukas Jensen, tying him to the club until 2021 with the option of a further year. The 20-year-old signed on a short-term deal in the summer and has now been rewarded for some impressive performances for the Clarets’ Under-23s…. Read more »
  • Ashley Young sends message to Man Utd fans after sealing Inter  transfer
    Ashley Young has taken to social media to send an emotional message to Manchester United and their supporters following his move to Inter Milan. The full-back joined Inter for a £1.28m fee on Friday, bringing an end to his nine-and-a-half year spell at United. The former Watford and Aston Villa… Read more »
  • Barca clash: Martinez mounts pressure on Azeez teammates
      Super Eagles midfielder Ramon Azeez and his Granada teammates have been told to rubbish their record against Barcelona in Sunday’s La Liga clash playing at the Nou Camp notwithstanding. Granada coach Diego Martinez who gave the charge regretted that Granada have never beaten Barcelona at the Nou Camp, adding… Read more »
  • Eze shines in QPR win over Leeds Utd
    Highflying Leeds United succumbed to a narrow 1-0 defeat against the Hoops at the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium after yet another fine display from youngster Eberechi Eze. Nigeria-eligible midfielder Ebere Eze was the star of the encounter as Mark Warburton’s men claimed their 11th win of the campaign courtesy of… Read more »
  • EPL: Watford stalemate hits Tottenham Euro hopes
    Watford held Tottenham to a goalless draw on Saturday to extend their unbeaten run in the Premier League and further damage Spurs’ Champions League ambitions. When Nigel Pearson took over at Vicarage Road last month Watford looked doomed ro relegation but he has put together a remarkable run of results… Read more »
  • Dean speak on life as an EPL referee ahead of 500th game
    Mike Dean has opened up on his maverick personality on the pitch, insisting players appreciate that he is not a ‘robotic’ referee ahead of his record 500th Premier League game. Dean – described as ‘one of a kind’ by Sportsmail’s refereeing expert Mark Clattenburg – is the first to hit… Read more »
  • Video: US World Cup winner shows off skill while six months pregnant
    Alex Morgan showed how her prowess in front of goal is going absolutely nowhere despite being six months pregnant. A clip released online saw the United States women’s star take part in a number of athletic shooting drills. View this post on Instagram She’s still got it A post shared… Read more »
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  • Loan Officer at Okazi Finance Limited
    Okazi Finance Limited is a growing finance institute in Lagos, Nigeria with a mission to grow with our stakeholders based on integrity, trust and fairness in all our service delivery.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Loan OfficerLocation: LagosJob ResponsibilitiesCreating and Managing owned Loan portfolioConducting direct promotion and/or other marketing… Read more »
  • Team Lead Software Developer at Polaris Digitech Limited
    Polaris Digitech Limited is a Location Intelligence firm, providing data, software and decision support services to fulfill its client’s strategies and management needs through the development and deployment of Geographic Information Systems (GIS).We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Team Lead Software DeveloperLocation: LagosJob DescriptionThis role involves the candidate… Read more »
  • Business Development Officer at Polaris Digitech Limited
    Polaris Digitech Limited is a Location Intelligence firm, providing data, software and decision support services to fulfill its client’s strategies and management needs through the development and deployment of Geographic Information Systems (GIS).We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Business Development OfficerLocation: LagosJob DescriptionAssist in proposal writing on various GIS applications business opportunities as may… Read more »
  • Team Lead Business Developer at Polaris Digitech Limited
    Polaris Digitech Limited is a Location Intelligence firm, providing data, software and decision support services to fulfill its client’s strategies and management needs through the development and deployment of Geographic Information Systems (GIS).We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Team Lead Business DeveloperLocation: Lagos Apply at https://ngcareers.com/job/2020-01/team-lead-business-developer-at-polaris-digitech-limited-706/… Read more »
  • Secretary at Bookminders Nigeria
    Bookminders Nigeria – Our client is recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: SecretaryLocation: LagosJob briefAs a Secretary you will assume the duty of clerical and administrative support in order to optimize workflow procedures in the office.You will assist colleagues and executives by supporting them with planning and distributing information.You… Read more »
  • Production Manager at Bolin Bakeries and Catering Company
    Bolin Bakeries and Catering Company – We are a key baking company with innovative baked products and services spanning 6 states in Nigeria. We produce high quality baked goods under hygienic conditions using the most modern machinery.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Production ManagerLocation: DeltaJob DecriptionsCommunicate job expectations,… Read more »
  • Back Office Credit Officer at Okazi Finance Limited
    Okazi Finance Limited is a growing finance institute in Lagos, Nigeria with a mission to grow with our stakeholders based on integrity, trust and fairness in all our service delivery.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Back Office Credit OfficerLocation: LagosMain ResponsibilitiesApplication and Proposal data entry into the Company’s… Read more »
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  • How Long Does It Take To Become A Mechanic?
    Just like every other job, you can equip yourself for this career path by achieving relevant knowledge and practice. Therefore, If you have a talent for working on cars, you might be thinking about starting a career as an auto mechanic. Get an education, develop a skill set, and get… Read more »
  • How can I become a Loan Officer in 2020: Full Guide
    How to become a licensed mortgage loan officer is very much important to many people in society and the government. However, most of us do not know the steps on how to apply for tuition, cars, and home loans. But, becoming a loan processing officer can help us to understand if… Read more »
  • How to Become a Travel Agent in Less time | 2020
    Travelling is necessary and a beautiful experience although it can be stressful. Hence, it is very important that all stages that lead up to travelling are easy. Travel agents are individuals who play an important part in all activities before and after the journey. Therefore, you can either hire a… Read more »
  • 10 Best Industrial Design Schools in the World | 2020
    Have you ever thought of how the beautiful things we use are created? From your iPhone 11 pro-Max to an exotic Lamborghini, to the sleekest Macbook laptop all the way to spaceships and satellites, are products that were designed by an industrial designer. Get such creativity be studying in any… Read more »
  • 10 Best Forensic Psychology Schools in the World | 2020
    Forensic psychology is a fascinating and challenging career path. Like every other career in criminology, a forensic psychology degree can open the door to many chances. Are you interested in pursuing a career in forensic psychology? Then, learn more about forensic psychology, education requirements, steps to becoming a forensic psychologist, and most importantly… Read more »
  • 10 Best Pharmacy Technician Schools in the World | 2020
    Currently, the need for pharmacy technicians is increasing. For this reason, the need to study pharmacy technician is advised. So if you desire to know the Best Pharmacy Technician Schools in the World. We got you covered! In order to get a great start, most prospective applicants will first receive… Read more »
  • How can I become a Pharmacy Technician?
    When you have migraines and feel slight pains, you usually reach out for an aspirin. In some situations, these medications would be out of sight, hence, you need to buy me. So you dress up and talk a short walk to the pharmacy store to purchase another aspirin. Most times,… Read more »
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  • Stipendium Hungaricum funding for Master in International Studies at University of Pannonia, Hungary
    Do you want to study for masters in Hungary? Apply for an International Studies MA Program at University of Pannonia – K?szeg Campus with Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship launched by the Hungarian Government. The program is open for international students from all around the world with a desired to earn a… Read more »
  • Ric (Frederic) Bouvier International Scholarship at Monash University, 2020
    Applicants are inviting to apply for the Ric (Frederic) Bouvier International Scholarship offered by the Monash University for the academic session 2020-2021. The program is available to students from all around the world who are enrolled or intending to enrol in a Bachelor of Paramedicine (Honours) at a Monash campus… Read more »
  • Climate Change & Global Warming Scholarship
    Students across the United States have an opportunity to win up to $3,000 in financial aid. The Dietspotlight is pleased to present the Climate Change & Global Warming funding for the 2020 school year. The Dietspotlight.com program is open to students from well-known universities, including Boise State, UC Berkeley, NYU,… Read more »
  • Middle-Class Scholarship
    The Middle-Class award is available to help middle-class students in the United States. The MCS provides funding for undergraduate students to attend the University of California (UC) or California State University (CSU) campuses. The MCS program is open for new, transfer and returning undergraduate students, including students chasing a teaching… Read more »
  • King’s colleges programmes in Nepal, 2020
    Are you interested in receiving a study grant? The call for applications for the academic year 2020-2021 is now open! King’s College is glad to announce its programs. These education funds all Nepalese students who want to get start their stud in MBA and BBA for spring intake at King’s College…. Read more »
  • KCM Scholarships at Kathmandu College of Management, Nepal
    Kathmandu College of Management is delighted to announce its multiple KCM Scholarships such as Swangsri Sivakriskul Jehendar Scholarship, KCM Merit Award, Manisha Memorial Merit Award, Nirajan Memorial Merit Award, and Management Appreciation Award. These programs are available only for all Nepali citizens. The college has pledged financial support to high… Read more »
  • Manipal College of Medical Sciences Scholarships, Nepal
    Do you want to reach your educational and career goals while maximizing your financial aid? If yes, then you start here. Manipal College of Medical Sciences is pleased to announce its Scholarships. These Awards are available only for Nepalese students. 20% of MBBS seats are reserved for the Government of… Read more »
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  • Peruzzi: Davido, Chioma ‘Unfollow’ Each Other On Instagram
    Davido Music World (DMW), David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, and his baby mama Chioma, have allegedly unfollowed each on social media platform, Instagram. Naija News reports that the Executive producer of GoldenBoy Ent. King Patrick, who said Peruzzi was signed under his record label, claimed that Peruzzi is having… Read more »
  • DJ Cuppy Takes Sachet Water For The First Time – (See What She Said After)
    27-year-old proud daughter of Femi Otedola, Nigerian business mogul, Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola, who is professionally known as DJ Cuppy, has shocked Nigerians with her statement after taking sachet water. The Disc Jockey celeb shared a video of her self which was shot during a visit to her family house in… Read more »
  • James Bond “Will Remain A Man”
    Rumours have been rife since actor Daniel Craig announced that he would no longer play the James Bond character on the big screen. Could the next main protagonist in the series be a woman? Barbara Broccoli, co-producer of the franchise, finally decided: no Jane Bond on the horizon. In the… Read more »
  • FG Lifts Ban On Sugar Rush, Returns It To Cinema
    The National Film and Video Censors Board NFVCB has returned to the cinemas, the movie ‘Sugar Rush” just a week after it was banned by the Federal Government. This was announced by the National Film and Video Censors Board NFVCB through its Twitter handle earlier today. Although in a tweet… Read more »
  • You Go Hustle Tire, Bobrisky Tells Upcoming Cross Dresser
    Popular Nigerian Crossdresser, Okuneye Idris Olarenwaju, known as Bobrisky, has come hot on an upcoming crossdresser. It could be recalled that Social media went into a frenzy on Monday after reports filtered in that popular Nigerian crossdresser, Bobrisky is dead. An online page, AIT Nigeria news had shared the news of Bobrisky’s… Read more »
  • Why I Never Got Married Despite Being Engaged For 30 Years – Oprah Winfrey
    Oprah Winfrey, Billionaire media mogul has explained her reason for never getting married despite that she had a relationship of over 30 years with Graham Stedman. According to Oprah, she had doubts after they got engaged and realized she ”didn’t actually want a marriage.” This the business mogul said while… Read more »
  • Harrysong Is Set To Tie The Knot (Video)
    Popular Nigerian singer, Harrysong is set to tie the knot with his long-time lover, Isioma after proposing on Wednesday. Harrison Tare Okiri also known as Harrysong revealed the development on his Instagram account on Wednesday, showing his girlfriend wearing the ring. The singer in a post on his social media… Read more »