N38bn Balance Stalls Millennium Tower Project

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  Salini Nigeria Limited, the contractor handling the landmark Nigeria Cultural Centre and Millennium Tower, has admitted that the delay in the completion of the project is occasioned by inadequate funding by the federal government. The company’s Managing Director, Dr Piero Capitanio, disclosed this yesterday at a project tour of the centre and the Inner Read More

Vice President Osinbajo off to London to meet President Buhari

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The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, is off to London to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. This was disclosed by Laolu Akande, Mr. Osinbajo’s spokesperson. Mr. Buhari has been in London for medical treatment for over 65 days, during which time Mr. Osinbajo has acted as president. In his tweet on Wednesday, Mr. Akande said the acting president Read More

Eight dead as suicide bombers hit Maiduguri again

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Eight people have been confirmed dead in several explosions as suicide bombers hit Maiduguri, the Borno state capital late on Sunday, January 8. Daily Trust reports that according to local sources, a Boko Haram suicide bomber attacked a Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) check point around Muna garage while another set of bombers attacked Kalleri Read More

Barcelona Challenge Real For Signature Of Dele Alli

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Barcelona Challenge Real For Signature Of Dele Alli, English-Born Nigerian Midfielder. Spanish champions Barcelona have joined Real Madrid in the race for the in-form Tottenham Hotspur midfielder of Dele Alli, English-Born Nigerian Midfielder, according to reports. It is claimed by The Mirror that the White Hart Lane outfit would consider an offer in the region Read More

Nigerian football legends Okocha, Oliseh to Tour Uganda

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Nigerian football legends Kampala — Nigerian football legends Augustine ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha and Sunday Oliseh are scheduled to visit the country in April this year as part of Star Times program. Their visit comes a year after another Nigerian and Africa legend Nwankwo Kanu visited the country as a StarTimes Ambassador. The two stars graced the Read More

The 2017 African Cup of Nations favours Manchester City

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2017 African Cup of Nations While the Premier League season is in full swing, the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations will begin on January 14. In the past, Manchester City are used to lose midfielder Yaya Touré, who always went to play for the Ivory Coast, and it was also expected that Kelechi Iheanacho would Read More

Fabian Senninger

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Fabian Senninger has pledged his international future to Nigeria ahead of Germany, the country of his birth and his father as he feels more at home with the national team of the country where his mother hails from. Although he is virtually unknown to many in Germany, Mark reckons that he belongs to a class Read More

John Mikel Obi finally moves to Chinese club

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Nigerian Super Eagle midfielder, John Mikel Obi has finally left Chelsea football club, the team where he grew from a boy to a man and became a father. In his 10 years at the London Club, Mikel rightly divided opinions, but his achievements for the club have to be hailed and will forever be remembered. Read More

Gov. of Rivers State Nyesom Wike reacts to sacking of policemen attached to him

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The Gov. of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has reacted to the dismissal of six policemen attached to him. The police on Friday said the six officers – one inspector and five sergeants – were dismissed from service for firing indiscriminately into the air, and thereby causing panic among the crowd, during the recent re-run election in the state. Read More