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UCTH moves against medical tourism with modern equipment

The University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) has said it acquired Direct Digital X-ray System, 4D Ultra Sound Scanner and 32 Slide City Scanner for the…

  

Photos: Buratai, Oluwo of Owu Kuta, others attend burial of late Col Isaac Ayodele

LT General Tukur Yusuf Buratai Retd, Oluwo of Owu Kuta, led other dignitaries to the burial ceremony of late Colonel Isaac Ayodele Oyelude and his wife,…

  

Kidnapping: Group wants FG to deploy surveillance, technology

Participants at the Grow Nigeria Conversation (GNC) have advised the Federal Government to acquire and deploy necessary surveillance technology to tackle the menace of kidnapping in…

   

Robbers kill two guards as three die in Ondo auto crash

Two security guards who were working with a popular petrol station in Akure, Ondo State, have been killed by gunmen suspected to be armed robbers.
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2021 Ramadan: Cleric charges Muslims to practice teachings of Holy Qur’an

Imam Marooph Raji, the Chief Imam of Nasrul-lahi-li Fathi Society of Nigeria (NASFAT), has urged Muslims to embrace and practice the teachings of the Holy Qur’an…

   

Gunmen abduct 13-year-old boy in Ogun, demand N50million

A 13-year-old boy, Gbolahan Ajibola was on Saturday night abducted by gunmen in Obada-Oko in Ewekoro Local government area of Ogun State.
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APC chieftain urges political leaders to join govt in tacking insecurity

  Mr Joseph Agoro, a Chieftain of the All Progressive Party (APC) in Badagry, Lagos State, on Sunday urged political leaders to support Federal Government to…

  

Developmental Strides of AMAC

There are 774 local government councils in the country according to the amended 1999 constitution, but there are several Development Areas which are the creation of…

  

Okowa, Power and Agbor

Agbor an old town that lays straddled on the northern fringes of Delta state is on the cusp of urbanization.
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Marwa is winning big in the war against illicit drugs

The Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Brig. General Mohamed Buba Marwa (Rted), has proven to be the new sheriff in town. Nigeria…

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Egbakhumeh, Oghene win Oba Elegushi golf tourney

Andrew Egbakhumeh at the weekend beat the field to win the men’s title of the maiden Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi Golf Tournament held at the Golf…

  

EPL: Cavani, Greenwood seals comeback win over Tottenham

Manchester United are now unbeaten in 23 away EPL games
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Mourinho hits back at Solskjaer over Son criticism

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho claimed he is treated differently from other managers by the media as he hit back at Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s criticism of play-acting…

  

Solskjaer ‘not conned’ by Son as Man Utd gain revenge on Spurs

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Manchester United were sparked into life by the injustice of seeing Edinson Cavani’s opening goal controversially ruled out as the Red Devils…

  

Naibei, Dinke win 2021 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

Kenya’s Emmanuel Naibei and Meseret Dinke have emerged as the winners of the 2021 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. Nabei on Saturday returned…

  

Sports minister confident Nigeria will win track and field medal at Tokyo Olympics

Nigeria’s Youth and Sports Development Minister Sunday Dare is confident the country’s 13-year wait for a track and field medal at the Olympics will end this…

  

EPL: Iheanacho scores twice in five-goal thriller against West Ham

Iheanacho’s brace was not adequate enough as the Hammers edged the tie 3-2.
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CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba set for tough tie in Algeria

The People’s Elephant are currently top in Group A with six points from three games
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Athletes, officials hail organisation of inaugural Ijesha Grand Marathon

Athletes and officials who participated in the first Ijesha Grand Marathon have hailed the organisation of the event. Endorsed by the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, the…

ENTERTAINMENT

   

South African rapper, AKA’s fiance falls to death from hotel top floor

South African rapper, AKA’s fiance, Nellie Tembe fell to her death on Sunday at the Pepper Club Hotel in Cape Town. The rapper whose real name…

   

Why I didn’t marry Kachi –Rosie Afuwape of Ultimate Love Reality TV show

By Christy Anyanwu Last year, teacher Rosie Afuwape took a break from the classroom in search of love in the maiden edition of Ultimate Love reality…

   

Old Mutual Amazing Voices back on TV

The second edition of Africa’s premier music competition, Old Mutual Amazing Voices, berths today on television across Africa. Out of over 500 that entered for the…

   

Sunny Neji, Gangali, Ohio now on MCSN’s board

Showbiz cum business personalities, Sunny Neji, Fapohunda Asha Gangali and Matthew Ohio have been appointed to the board of Musical Copyright Society Nigeria (MCSN).  At its…

   

Veteran Nollywood actor, Bruno Iwuoha is dead

Veteran Nollywood actor, Chief Bruno Iwuoha is dead. Bruno reportedly passed away on Saturday morning after battling with diabetes and glacouma. His death was confirmed by…

   

Breaking: Veteran actor Chief Bruno Iwuoha is dead

 By Rita Okoye Nollywood mourns again as veteran Nollywood actor, Chief Bruno Iwuoha has been confirmed dead.     Bruno died after battling with diabetes and going…

   

Famous Pastor, Ituah Ighodalo’s unusual 60th birthday

Whenever a list of the most influential Nigerian preachers of the last two decades is to be drawn, the name of Ituah Olajide Ighodalo, the Founder…

   

Ibogun monarch, Oba Faluade’s exciting royal gestures

As part of the corporate social responsibility (CSR) of his palace to ensure his people live comfortably without undue stress and his desire to ensure they…

   

When high society gathered for late billionaire, Ibrahim Inaolaji

A life that touches others goes on forever. This saying best describes the mood at the Ikire, Osun State home of late billionaire, Alhaji Jimoh Ibrahim…

POLITICS

  

PDP wins Delta House of Assembly by-election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, declared candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jude Ogbimi, winner of Isoko North…

  

Okorie warns Anambra APC against imposition of guber candidate

A CHIEFTAIN of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Chekwas Okorie, has warned his party against imposition of candidate in the…

   

Guber poll: We will win, revamp Anambra-PDP

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is optimistic of winning the Nov. 6 Anambra governorship election and revamp the…

  

PDP clears 33 candidates for southwest congress

By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has released the names of candidates cleared by its screening committee…

  

Akwa Ibom APC stakeholders’ meeting ends in fiasco

***as Ewang, others storm out of meeting ***Akpabio boycotts meeting By Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo A meeting of Stakeholders of the…

   

‘God not happy with Buhari govt’ – Nigerian pastor carries coffin in protest

The General Overseer of Resurrection Praise Ministry, Archbishop Samson Benjamin protested against the Buhari administration on Sunday in Lagos. Benjamin, popularly known as Jehovah Sharp Sharp,…

  

STATE OF THE NATION: Nigeria lacks sincere leaders — Ighodalo

…The leader Nigeria needs in 2023 By Sebastine Obasi Ituah Olajide Ighodalo, 60, a pastor, commentator on national issues and founder…

   

15 points from South-east governors meeting

After exhaustive discussions on the current security challenges in the South East and with valuable contributions from participants at the first South East security summit in…

   

We want equity, not Biafra – Uzodinma

By Nwafor Sunday The governor of Imo state, Hope Uzodinma, Sunday said that Ndigbo wants justice, equity, fairness and not Biafra….