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Obasanjo: Africa is poor by choice

Obasanjo: Africa is poor by choice

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has said that Africa is poor by choice due to bad governance, saying the trend would only be reversed also...
EPL champions, Chelsea falls to stunning defeat in season opener

EPL champions, Chelsea falls to stunning defeat in season opener

Nine-man Chelsea fell to a shock 3-2 home defeat against Burnley as their Premier League title defence began with a stunning upset. Captain Gary Cahill...
Varsity dismisses lecturer for altering results

Varsity dismisses lecturer for altering results

The Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, said it had dismissed a lecturer (names withheld), for altering students’ results. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abdullahi Zuru, told the...
Etisalat Nigeria says change of name will no affect operations

Etisalat pulls out of Nigeria

Etisalat has terminated its management agreement with its Nigerian arm and has given Etisalat Nigeria three weeks to phase out the brand in the...
Court orders permanent forfeiture of Diezani’s $37.5m mansion to FG

Court orders seizure of Diezani’s Banana Island house, funds

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday ordered the temporary forfeiture of a property at Banana Island, Lagos, reportedly bought for $37.5m in...
Osinbajo says FG committed to success of private sector

Osinbajo says FG committed to success of private sector

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday said that the Federal Givernment was unequivocally committed to the success of the private sector. He made...
Court orders permanent forfeiture of Diezani’s $37.5m mansion to FG

Court orders permanent forfeiture of Diezani’s $37.5m mansion to FG

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered that a $37.5m mansion on Banana Island, Lagos linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources,...
Air Force personnel to die by hanging for killing soldier-lover

Air Force personnel to die by hanging for killing soldier-lover

A 10-man Nigeria Air Force (NAF) General Court Martial, which tried Air Craftsman Kalu Bernard over the alleged killing of his girl friend and...
PDP eulogises late Suntai

Ex-Taraba Governor Dambaba Suntai is dead

The immediate past Governor of Taraba State, Dambaba Suntai, is dead. Suntai, survived an air crash at the Yola Airport in Adamawa State in 2012,...
Etisalat’s licence not transferable, says NCC

Etisalat Nigeria transforms to 9mobile

Reports indicate that Etisalat Nigeria is changing its brand name to 9Mobile, TheCable has learnt. A few weeks ago, Mubadala Group, the major investor...