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Ireland down Wallabies in thriller

Dublin – Irish flyhalf Jonathan Sexton scored 16 points as Ireland edged Australia 26-23 in a thrilling and pulsating test match at Aviva Stadium on Saturday to give the Six Nations champions a seventh successive victory. The Wallabies had stormed back from going 17-0 down within the first 20 minutes but two tries by Nick […]

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Grieving family bid emotional farewell to the beauty queen

#header .dropdown ul li a{font-size:12px;} MoreMoreHome City India World Business Tech Sports Entertainment Life Style Women Spirituality NRI Photos Videos Fear of being ditched, man stabs girlfriend nine times Woman teacher detained for alleged assault o… Congress leader and his son tried to commit … Man sets himself ablaze inside police statio… Super-speciality hospital planned […]

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Four Democrat Senators Flee Obama’s Immigration Order – But Are There …

Four different Senators have come out with statements in direct contradiction to the President’s position on illegal immigrants. They also basically said a similar version of the exact same thing. Claire McCaskill of Missouri said this: Our immigration system is broken, and I support a comprehensive plan to fix it, but executive orders aren’t the […]

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Fourteen injured in gas explosion at Hyatt Regency kitchen

Disclaimer Please note: the text contained in “Fourteen injured in gas explosion at Hyatt Regency kitchen” has not been corrected, edited or verified by Demotix and is the raw text submitted by the photojournalist. All views and opinions expressed are that of the independent photojournalist and do not represent the views of Demotix Ltd. These […]

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Survivor tells of Kenyan bus terror attack

One gunman shot from the right, one from the left, each killing the non-Muslims lying in a line on the ground, growing closer and closer to Douglas Ochwodho, who was in the middle. And then the shooting stopped. Apparently each gunman thought the other shot Ochwodho. He lay perfectly still until the 20 Islamic extremists […]

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Business

Shell sells Nigerian oil block for $600m

Royal Dutch Shell says it has raised $600 million from the sale of its interest in an oil field in Nigeria as part of its ongoing two-year disposal programme.According to a statement by the company on Thursday, its Nigerian subsidiary, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) has divested a 30 percent interest in Oil […]

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ICT Will Be Nigeria’s Largest Revenue Earner By 2020 – Minister

The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector will be the highest revenue earner for Nigeria by year 2020, the Minister of Communication Technology, Mrs Omobola Johnson, has said. Johnson, who said this on Thursday in Abuja at the closing of eNigeria 2014, said the ICT sector would displace the petroleum sector as the largest contributor […]

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Nigerian overnight lending rate falls 825 bps from previous day

LAGOS Nov 21 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s overnight lending rate fell to 9.75 percent on Friday, down 825 basis points from the previous day’s close after government monthly budget disbursals flowed into the banking system, dealers said. Overnight lending rate spiked to 18 percent on Thursday as liquidity dried up in the system after pension funds […]

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Business Nigeria: Excess Crude Account Dwindles to $4.1bn; FG to Increase …

The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday raised alarm over the dwindling Excess Crude Account (ECA) occasioned by the drop in oil price. Addressing State House correspondents after the monthly NEC meeting in Abuja, the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Mrs Adejoke Adefulure, said the Minister of State for Finance, Alhaji Bashir Yuguda, briefed the […]

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Chinese firm wins Nigeria’s $11.97bn railway construction deal

A Chinese company, China Railway Construction Corporation, has won a contract worth $11.97bn to construct a 1,402kilometres railway between two Nigerian states, Lagos and Calabar. Reports according to Xinhua, a Chinese newspaper, on Thursday said the 22-stop railway, which would create up to 200,000 local jobs, is China’s single largest overseas contract project, as confirmed […]

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Naira crashes further to N174

The naira on Wednesday crashed further against the dollar for the third consecutive time this week at the interbank market as it fell to a new low of N174.15 at the close of trading. The naira, which closed at N169 on Friday, had crashed to N173.20 and N173.35 on Monday and Tuesday, respectively. The nation’s […]

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Politics

Nigeria Faces Volatile Polls

analysis Nigeria’s presidential, parliamentary and state gubernatorial and assembly elections, scheduled for February 2015, will be more contentious than usual. Tensions within and between the two major political parties, competing claims to the presidency between northern and Niger Delta politicians and along religious lines, the grim radical Islamist Boko Haram insurgency and increasing communal violence […]

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Dozens Killed in Village Attack

Photo: Premium Times By Kareem Haruna Not fewer than 45 villagers died on Wednesday after suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked Azaya Kura village of Mafa local local government area of Borno State. According to local sources the Boko Haram insurgents who drove in trucks stormed the village at about 12pm and started attacking the residents […]

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Five Myths of Money You Need to Know

By Kenneth Doghudje Wealth creation and generation is hardly rocket science. Rather it responds to the application of several laws and principles that will work for almost anyone, anywhere. The question now is – Why are so many people living in want, lack or penury? The reason is because money education is not taught in […]

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Opposition MPs Scale National Assembly Fence During Lockout

Police fired teargas at the National Assembly Thursday as security operatives barred the speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, and as hundreds of the speaker’s loyalists overpowered the security agents and smuggled him into the chamber. A large contingent of SSS personnel and police took over the sprawling complex early Thursday, and sealed […]

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Mark Orders National Assembly Shutdown, Summons IGP

By Turaki A. Hassan Senate President and Chairman of the National Assembly, Senator David Mark has condemned the use of teargas on Senators and members of the House of Representatives by the Police describing the action as “barbaric.” Senator Mark has also ordered the immediate suspension of plenary sessions in both chambers of the National […]

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Super Eagles Crash Out of Afcon

More on This Nigeria v South Africa Keshi Shuns Media, South Africa’s Coach Hails… Bafana Deny Eagles 2015 Afcon Ticket Bafana End Super Eagles’ Afcon Dream Holders Nigeria Crash Out, Congo Qualify Photo: Bafana Facebook By Tunde Eludini The Super Eagles disappointed millions of their fans as they blew off the chance to be at […]

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Sports

Wallabies lose to Ireland in Dublin

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SkyeUBA, ECOBANK, First Bank battle for 2014 Bankers Games Title

TEAMS in Group A proved to be the stronger as they took three of the four semi-finals slots when the quarterfinals were decided last weekend. Defending champions, Skye Bank led the trio after seeing off Sterling Bank 2-1 in one of the last eight fixtures, while ECOBANK stopped Fidelity Bank 1-0 and First Bank completed […]

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EPL: Costa, Hazard Shine As Chelsea Go 12 Unbeaten

Chelsea’s strong start to the season continued on Saturday with a 2-0 win over Westbrom at Stamford Bridge. Diego Costa set the ball rolling on 11 minutes with a nice chest and volley after being picked out by Oscar. Eden Hazard then doubled the lead for the blues following a short corner by Cesc Fabregas […]

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Ire as Qatar is named host of athletics champs

Human rights organisations have condemned the decision to award the 2019 World Athletics Championships to Doha and warned that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has “given its seal of approval to Qatar’s callous indifference” to workers’ rights. Qatar, the frontrunner since losing to London for the 2017 event, beat Eugene, Oregon, by 15 […]

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Football – Wenger will only be appreciated once he leaves – Henry

After arriving from Japanese side Grampus Eight in 1996 as a relatively unknown manager, the pioneering Frenchman proceeded to turn Arsenal into one of the most eye-catching and successful clubs in England. Under his tutelage, Arsenal won three Premier League titles and four FA Cups by 2005 and his ‘Invincibles’ side went the entire 38-game […]

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Shaw limps out of Arsenal clash as Manchester United injury problems grow

The defender looked set to continue after rolling his ankle after a coming together with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, but was eventually forced off after clashing with Jack Wilshere Bet £5 £10 £20 £50 £100 = MNU Draw HUL Bet £5 £10 £20 £50 £100 = MNU Draw HUL Bet £5 £10 £20 £50 £100 = MNU […]

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World News

Soyuz Drops Astronauts Off At Space Station

Soyuz Drops Astronauts Off At Space StationA Soyuz capsule carrying three astronauts has successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS).


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Global Cyber Money Scam Worth $6bn Busted

Global Cyber Money Scam Worth $6bn BustedThe operators of the digital currency exchange Liberty Reserve have been accused of helping an international band of criminals launder more than $6bn (£3.9bn) in illicit funds.


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Myanmar urges calm after fresh religious violence

An ethnic Shan Buddhist monk looks out of a window in a village on the outskirts of Lashio in March 2013Myanmar's government called for calm Wednesday after mobs burned down a Muslim orphanage, a mosque and shops during a new eruption of religious violence in the east of the country.


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Former IT Specialist Claims To Be Jesus Reborn

Former IT Specialist Claims To Be Jesus RebornA man claiming to be Jesus is gaining followers and causing concern amongst cult experts in Australia.


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Venezuela: US Embassy Staff Shot At Strip Club

Venezuela: US Embassy Staff Shot At Strip ClubTwo US embassy employees have been shot at a strip club in Venezuela's capital, police and US State Department officials said.


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International trio takes shortcut to space station

Russia's Soyuz TMA-09M spacecraft blasts off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on May 29, 2013An international trio flying in a Russian capsule docked with the International Space Station on Wednesday with a busy schedule full of space walks and an encounter with a pioneering US cargo craft.


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Entertainment

5 Single Mothers That Rule Nollywood

Being a single mum is tough but being a celebrity in addition to being a single mother is far tougher and it is on this premise that we will take a look at 5 top single mothers who are popular Nollywood actresses and practitioners Clarion Chukwurah On the scale of achievement, not many actresses can […]

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High Divorce rate in nollywood scared me of settling down- Nonso Diobi

class=”eliadunit” Nonso Diobi is quite an interesting Nollywood actor, who dodges the media like a plague with any kind of excuse he could lay his hands on.The fair-skinned talented actor finally granted an interview where he opened up on the real reasons he is yet to settle down like his best friends and colleagues in […]

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Behold the best butts of Nollywood

class=”eliadunit” During the maiden edition of Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award, AMVCA, in Lagos, one of the top entertainment entrepreneurs, Alisa Adibua, described Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s walking by and seeing her from behind as ‘wonder in motion’, not because the mother of four has suddenly turned a locomotive machine hurtling by, but because of the elixir […]

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DEATH: Nollywood Actor’s Family Takes Case To Traditional Priest

Angered by what they described as foul play with the death of a popular Nollywood actor, Clems Onyeka, after he was attacked by armed robbers, who also attacked a bullion van in Asaba, Delta State, relations of the victim have taken their case to a juju priest. They vowed not to rest until they get […]

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I can’t wait to return to Nollywood -Sam Dede

class=”eliadunit” class=”eliadunit” Nollywood actor, Sam Dede is one of the veterans and currently missed faces in Nollywood. The actor, politician and lecturer is popular for movies like ‘Igodo’, ‘Ijele’, ‘Isakaba’ amongst others. In an interview with Vanguard, Sam Dede who is the current Director- General/CEO, Rivers State Tourism Development Agency, spoke on the new Nollywood […]

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Nollywood Film Makers Lament Inability to Access N3b Grant

A veteran Nollywood film maker, Eddie Ugbomou has lamented what he described as the frustrating conditions required to access the N3 billion grant made available by the Federal Government for the development of the Nigerian movie industry. It should be recalled that President Goodluck Jonathan created a N3 billion grant for Nollywood and the promotion […]

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Okocha questions Nigeria players’ passion following Afcon failure

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: The former Super Eagles star has told Goal that the current national crop need to convince the public that they care about playing for their national team Jay-Jay Okocha says that questions will be asked about the passion of Nigeria’s players following their exit from the Africa Cup of Nations. The reigning champions failed […]

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Eagles paid for over-confidence —Keshi

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

DisclaimerThe views expressed on this website are those of the authors named, and are not of African Newspapers of Nigeria (ANN) Plc, publishers of Nigerian Tribune, Sunday Tribune and Saturday Tribune, while ANN Plc is also not responsible for the content of any external Internet sites linked to its website. All comments posted are the […]

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Project Director

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Project Director at Management Science for Health Grade M Job ID 13-7882 Location NG # of Positions 1 Center/Office CLM – General Posted Date 2014-11-19 Project/Program PLAN-Health Overall Responsibilities The Project Director leads and manages the PLAN-Health project. S/he is accountable for project deliverables and results, and has full accountability and authority for the development, […]

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Sales And Marketing Representative (Abuja Sales Force)

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Job Title: Sales and Marketing Representative (Abuja Sales Force) Location: Abuja Job Description: NKATAA! One-stop grocery shops that offers convenient shopping from the comfort of your home, business or wherever else you find yourself with a dedicated staff force that is there to make the online shopping experience stress free and memorable. We are currently […]

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Associate

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Location: Abuja Description: Deloitte Nigeria LLP is an international firm that delivers results and creates lasting value. We work side-by-side with our clients to develop and implement innovative strategies and solutions. Deloitte offers top-notch opportunities for outstanding individuals to take their careers to high levels of excellence and thus distinguish themselves. Job Description Ideal candidates […]

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Accounts Officer

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Job Title: Accounts Officer Location: Lagos Responsibilities: Assist the Accounts Manager in preparing annual budgets, business plans and cash flow forecasts, scheduling expenditures; General book-keeping and implementing on-going control of cash transactions including reconciliation of bank statements and accounts and resolution of any discrepancies. Participate in the management of the company’s inventory by monitoring, maintaining […]

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Road Surveyor

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Road Surveyor Guardian Management Services Pvt Ltd – Nigeria Read more here

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Supplier Development Manager

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Job Number: 2015143 Business: GE Global Growth Organization Business Segment: Global Growth Organization – Africa About Us: GE (NYSE: GE) works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not […]

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