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Thursday, August 24, 2017
In economic crisis, Angola votes for first new leader in 38 years

In economic crisis, Angola votes for first new leader in 38 years

Angolans headed to the polls on Wednesday in a parliamentary election expected to usher in the ruling party’s defence minister as the first new...
Buhari to receive Report on SGF, DG NIA

Buhari to receive Report on SGF, DG NIA

Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the Presidenton Media and Publicity, says the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) will not hold on Wednesday. Adesina...
Buhari meets security chiefs, others

Buhari meets security chiefs, others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with members of the National Security Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Our correspondent reports that...
Oil prices rise ,heading to $53 on signs of tightening market

Oil prices rise ,heading to $53 on signs of tightening market

Oil prices rose on Tuesday, lifted by indications that supply is gradually tightening, especially in the United States. Brent crude oil was up 40 cents...
Buhari meets with Osinbajo, others

Buhari meets with Osinbajo, others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with government officials including Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and some presidential aides as he formally resumed...
Recycling of jokes major challenge of the comedy industry, says “Baba de Baba’’

Recycling of jokes major challenge of the comedy industry, says “Baba de Baba’’

The major challenge facing the comedy sector is that several comedians are fond of repeating and recycling jokes created by others at functions rather...
Buhari tasks security agencies on fight against insurgents

Buhari tasks security agencies on fight against insurgents

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday charged security agencies not to let the successes achieved in the last 18 months in the fight against Boko...
Buhari: Nigeria's unity settled

Buhari: Nigeria’s unity settled

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the unity of the country is settled and not negotiable. The President, in his speech added that political mischief...
Ooni, Alaafin laud Lagos Assembly for promoting Yoruba heritage

Yoruba grand rally on restructuring holds Sept 7

South West leaders met in Lagos on Sunday to unfold plans for an upcoming Yoruba “Grand Rally on Restructuring”. Addressing newsmen after the meeting, the...
Buhari: Nigeria's unity settled

Expect changes with Buhari’s returns to Nigeria, says Diaspora Mentoring Corp

Nigeria is indeed a lucky nation in this dispensation as her democratic strength continues to be treated and tested. Alistair Soyode, the Mentoring Commandant of...