The 2010 World Tobacco Day (which is today) focuses on the need to ban all forms of… Continue
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The global premiere of Notes to Notes, an animated video that tells the story of Nigeria’s rich history using the naira notes, and illustrates the core values of the country’s naira notes, will hold today at the Genesis Deluxe… Continue
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Tourism is not complete in Oyo State without a reference to Alagba – a giant male land tortoise believed to have lived in the palace of the king of Ogbomoso for 324 years. EMMANUEL ONYECHE, who visited the palace recently, . examines the age issue of this ancient animal and the myths woven around it. THE primeval town of Ogbomoso, the second largest city in Oyo State, has… Continue
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Naval Ratings have been known to descend heavily on our Citizens at the drop of a hat .The case of Uzoma Okere and Rear Admiral Harry Olufemi Arogundade where Okere, daughter of the sergeant at arms at the National Assembly Colonel Emmanuel Okere (rtd), was beaten black and blue by Dirty Harry Arogundade's… Continue
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In a culture where our forefathers often had as many as 20 wives, with a flock of concubines thrown in for good measure, it comes as no surprise to many Nigerians that many citizens in elevated stations in the society have spawned a generation of children out of wedlock.… Continue
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Nigeria’s Major telecommunications operator, Globacom is seriously considering pulling its operations out of Ghana following sabotage and frustrations it is encountering due to its planned nationwide coverage plan.…
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ABUJA-A Bill to Prohibit the Overseas Basic and Undergraduate Education of Children and Wards of Public Officers and other Matters, awaits second reading in the House of Representatives.
The Bill sponsored by Rep. Emmanuel Bello (PDP/Hong/Adamawa) and slated for second reading by the House after its three-week recess, seeks punishment for public office holders who send off their children for education abroad without a “waiver” from the Education… Continue
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How N100,000 changed the life of a street barber
By Ebun BABALOLA
Saturday, May 22, 2010… Continue
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A Malawi gay couple was sentenced to 14 years each in jail on Thursday after being found guilty of sodomy and indecency earlier this week, in a trial viewed as a test case for gay rights in the country.
Photo:Madonna with her adopted daughter Mercy James at the "Raising Malawi Academy for Girls.:
An outraged Madonna ripped a Malawi judge for sentencing an engaged gay couple couple to 14 years of hard…
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C' River: Female teacher, 10 men detained in one cell …Petitions Army Command over illegal detention, torture
From JUDEX OKORO, Calabar
A female school teacher, Mrs. Etta- Bassey Ephraim, was made to pass through the valley of death as she was detained in a military cell for eight hours with 10 men. Some of the men, she said, displayed signs of lunacy and violence, sending shivers down her spine. Continue
Narrating her ordeals to Daily Sun, Mrs. Ephraim, a History at…
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ON Monday, May 10, 2010, the Africa Independent Television (AIT) ran a feature on how a hostile policy put in place by the government of the Republic of Ghana has led to the closure of Nigerian businesses in that country.
Photo: John Attah Mills President of Ghana a known member of Synagogoue Church of all nations with Prophet TB Joshua as General Overseer.
Maybe if TB stopped him from coming he might change his mind on naija must go… Continue
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* Father cries for help.
Yola – Security operatives and authorities of the Federal University of Technology Yola in Adamawa State have swung into action to unravel the circumstances behind an acid attack on a female undergraduate of the university. The lady, a 25-year- old 100 level student of Economics, Miss Franca Ogbu, is presently receiving treatment at the intensive care unit of the Federal Medical Center, Yola.
Miss Franca Ogbu, the…
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Welcome on Board Sir from us all at 9jabook !
The National Assembly, in a unanimous decision, has approved the nomination of Kaduna State governor, Namadi Sambo as the nation’s Vice President.
The Senate’s plenary session lasted barely 10 minutes after the correspondence from the President was read, officially… Continue
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I never realized how many opinions I have about dating. I've been dating so long I'm like an octogenarian who feels overly strong about what strawberries should cost or how children should act in public.
Anyway, here are some things I've learned in my 31 years, and what I
wish I'd known about dating ten years ago:
1. If you're confused about whether a guy likes you or not, that's probably not good. Confusion in romance belongs only in romantic comedies… Continue
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Rima Fakih is first Muslim Woman to win crown ! In a world where Religious & Racial/Tribalistic tensions are being doused Our muslim brothers from Kaduna State have declared the Governor seat is not vacant for a Christian Northerner should Sambo become Vice president ! read sad tale here http://bit.ly/bLyCOY… Continue
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There are many ways to pay off campaign debts — cajoling phone calls, begging letters — but Bill Clinton believes that he has come up with a better method to wipe out the financial obligations outstanding from his wife’s failed presidential bid.
He is raffling himself. In an e-mail sent to millions of people who supported Hillary Clinton’s White House campaign, the former President asks: “How would you like the chance to come up to New York and spend… Continue
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You hear interesting stories at cafés. There I was, quietly nursing my drink last week when a lady, lucky beneficiary of the goodwill of a governor from the Niger Delta, decided to open up to her friends.… Continue
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By Tony Nyong
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
UYO—An expatriate working for one of the multinational companies in Akwa Ibom State is currently being detained for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl.
This comes as another expatriate working with Julius Berger Plc also allegedly crushed a man and his wife to death, after he lost control of his vehicle, veered off the road, fell some electric poles and plunged into a ditch.
It was learnt that the family of the girl that was… Continue
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Girl, 20, kidnaps 3-year-old in Lagos • Demands N400,000 ransom
By MATTHEW DIKE
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
A 20-year-old girl in Lagos has used a three-year-old boy as bait in a bid to collect N400,000 from his father whom she alleged had carnal knowledge of her.
Nkechinyere Mmadu was arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly kidnapping the boy while returning from school at Ilasamaja..
Mmadu alleged that the victim’s father promised to rent… Continue
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