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  • New PDP: Five More Govs Have Joined Us

    The breakaway faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Wednesday claimed that its membership has swelled with the decamping of five more governors of the ruling party to the group.Although the splinter PDP did not name the...

    • Posted October 3, 2013
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  • Lagos plane crash: 11 confirmed dead, 4 injured

    A Lagos-Akure-bound Associated Airlines flight crashed in Lagos on Thursday minutes after take-off from Murtala Muhammad International Airport, aviation and emergency operations officials said.The small aircraft was registered as 5NBJY.An official of Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria...

    • Posted October 3, 2013
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  • GTBank Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2013: October 23rd to 26th 2013

     The Guaranty Trust Bank Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2013 scheduled to take place on the 23rd of October to the 26th October 2013 at Eko Hotel’s Ocean View in Lagos, Nigeria is a multi day premiere fashion...

    • Posted October 3, 2013
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  • AMCON battles to sell N4bn private jet

    The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria is facing major challenges in selling its N4bn private jet, which it put up for sale through a public notice about four weeks ago. Our correspondent learnt that one of the...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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  • FG prepares for likely Independence Day attack

    Security  agencies have beefed up security across the 36 states of the federation as Nigeria prepares to  celebrate its 53rd Independence anniversary on Tuesday. Although  President Goodluck Jonathan would celebrate the Independence anniversary inside Aso Rock, a...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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  • Jonathan meets security chiefs, says attacks depressing

    President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday  had   an emergency meeting with service chiefs over the killing of  50 students of the  College of Agriculture  in Yobe State. Jonathan  disclosed this while fielding questions during the Presidential Media Chat...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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  • Our Lamb President and The Blood Of The Innocents By Femi Fani Kayode

    Permit me to begin this contribution by reproducing a portion of an essay that I wrote on 26 September 2011 which was titled ”On Goodluck Jonathan, David and Goliath”. The essay reads as follows. ”A few days...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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  • ‘Jonathan’s Aides Have Prevented Me From Meeting Him’—Atiku Wails

    Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar is accusing President Goodluck Jonathan’s aides of aborting his meeting with the President to mend the crack in their Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Atiku, responding to a Sunday Vanguard questionnaire through his...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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  • The @alderconsulting Social Media Report & Rankings: Call for Participation – A Report on Nigeria’s Top Social Media Brands and Personalities

     Alder Consulting, the Creative Intelligence Company is set to introduce another landmark report – the Alder Social Media Report (ASMR). The Alder Social Media Report (ASMR) is a presentation of Nigeria’s most impactful and innovative social media...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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  • I didn’t sign single term agreement, says President

    I didn’t sign single term agreement, says President President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday denied signing an agreement with governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to spend one term in office. He challenged those...

    • Posted September 30, 2013
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