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Business Director General BPE, Benjamin Dikki

FG approves sale of NITEL/MTEL for $252m »

The National Council on Privatisation (NCP) on Thursday approved the sale of the liquidated Nigeria Telecommunication Plc. and its subsidiary, Mtel, to NATCOM Consortium for $252million. The Chairman of NCP’s…

December 18, 2014, 10:31 pm / No Comment / Read More »
Dr Nurudeen Muhammed

FG awards N12bn contracts for sea port projects in Lagos, Makurdi »

The Federal Government on Wednesday approved a 59-million-dollar (N9 billion) contract for the construction of Berth 21 at the Terminal ‘E’ of the Lagos Port Complex in Apapa. Also approved…

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Eko Disco says power cut in some areas of Lagos

Eko Disco announces 7-hour power outage in Lagos, VI, Ikoyi »

Eko Electricity Distribution Plc (EKED) said that there will be seven hour power supply interruption to some areas within its network in Lagos today . Mr Godwin Idemudia, Assistant General…

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Black Scorpion deserves a befitting burial, says Alabi-Isama »

Late Benjamin Adekunle

Civil War Veteran, Brig,-Gen. Godwin Alabi-Isama, on Thursday, called for exhumation of Brig.-Gen. Benjamin Adekunle’s corpse from Ikoyi cemetery for…

December 18, 2014, 10:02 pm / 6 Comments / Read More »

There’s No ‘Northern or Southern’ citizen in Nigeria, says Jonathan »

President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria

President Goodluck Jonathan, on Thursday urged Nigerians not to see themselves as “Northern” or “Southern” citizens, but as people and…

December 18, 2014, 9:36 pm / 2 Comments / Read More »

Buhari/Osinbajo will turn Nigeria’s misfortune – Ikuforiji »

L-R: General Muhammadu Buhari and Prof. Yemi Osinbajo

Eromosele Ebhomele Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji, on Thursday described the choice of Professor Yemi…

December 18, 2014, 8:32 pm / 2 Comments / Read More »

TB Joshua did not have approval for collapsed building, says SCOAN Consultant »

TB Joshua, General Overseer, SCOAN

A town planner who worked for influential Nigeria preacher TB Joshua told an inquest Thursday that the building which collapsed…

December 18, 2014, 8:11 pm / 3 Comments / Read More »

Fire Outbreak At OAU Female Hostel »

Room 305, Moremi Hall in flames

Akintola Lukmon Mayhem in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, as one of the female Hotels, Moremi Hall, was gutted…

December 18, 2014, 7:53 pm / 1 Comment / Read More »


FIFA executive meets amid corruption report »

Sepp Blatter, FIFA President

FIFA president Sepp Blatter opened a meeting of his 25-member executive committee on Thursday amid a storm of controversy over an inquiry into the bids by Russia and Qatar for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. With a vote on the FIFA leadership looming next…

December 18, 2014, 10:11 pm / No Comment / Read More »

Balotelli given one-match ban over racist post »


Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has been suspended for one match, fined £25,000 ($39,176) and ordered to attend to an education course after making racist and anti-semitic comments. Balotelli had already accepted a charge of an aggravated breach of Football Association rule E3, relating to references…

December 18, 2014, 8:56 pm / No Comment / Read More »

BBC Award: Nigerians Failed Me —Enyeama »

•Vincent Enyeama

Nigeria and Lille Metropole Goal Tender, Vincent Enyeama says he should have been crowned the BBC African Player of the Year but lost, perhaps, because Nigerians didn’t vote enough. Enyeama was shortlisted for the award along with eventual winner Algerian Yacine Brahimi, Gabonese Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang…

December 18, 2014, 2:02 pm / No Comment / Read More »


Who Do You Think You Are? (5) »

Modupe Eka

By Modupe Eka Selling With Style Sometimes you absolutely have to make your point. Today we will look at how to sell our ideas or…

December 16, 2014, 1:19 pm / No Comment / Read More »

Healing For Rape Victims (2) »


By Aidy Thomas Providing support for sexually violated people can be quite difficult especially if you are not professionally trained to do so. Hundreds and…

December 12, 2014, 12:22 pm / No Comment / Read More »

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National Dickson Atiba

Transfer Voters Card Still Ongoing in Ogun – INEC Boss

Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Contrary to speculations making the rounds that the transfer voters card exercise has been stopped in Ogun, the Commission has revealed that such was not true. It was also disclosed that those who have…

December 19, 2014, 6:32 am / Read More »
World Jeremy Kewley

Australian actor charged with 103 child sex offences

Australian actor Jeremy Kewley was charged with 103 child sex offences in a Melbourne court on Thursday, news reports said. It said that Kewley, 54, allegedly invited boys for screen tests in 2011, where he touched…

December 18, 2014, 3:32 pm / Read More »
Editorial Editorial

The Tough Battle Before Jonathan

At last the much awaited primary elections of the various political parties have been concluded.  The major parties have announced their standard bearers and their running mates in the presidential election billed for 14 February, 2015.…

December 18, 2014, 1:42 pm / Read More »
Opinions Opinion

2015 Election, Averting America’s Prediction

By Vincent Egwunyenga Nigeria the largest economy in Africa, the largest concentration of Black people on earth is on the march again looking for its President. In less than two months from now Nigerians will go…

December 18, 2014, 1:47 pm / Read More »
Body Confidence by Sharon J. Akinyemi Sharon Jane Akinyemi

Be At Peace With Your Body

By Sharon Jane Akinyemi The reality may be tough. But if you hate your body, now is the time to do something radical: Get over it. Especially if there’s a woman, lady, daughter in the house…

December 4, 2014, 11:56 am / Read More »
My Thoughts by Stella Damasus Stella Damasus


A young girl from my women and young girls mentoring club (Adiva), sent me a long e-mail lamenting about people around her community and some of her friends. She did not understand why no one ever…

June 5, 2013, 2:29 pm / Read More »
Music Rachel Alaba

Ex-Beauty Queen, Rachel Alaba, Debuts On The Music Scene

Funsho Arogundade Nigerian-British born, former beauty queen, Rachel Alaba Ekundayo, RAE, has fully decided to pursue a career in music. P.M.NEWS Showbiz Trends learnt that Alaba, the 2011 winner of Miss Liverpool Afrikana, has just released…

December 17, 2014, 1:02 pm / Read More »
Concerts & Events AY

AY’s ’30 Days In Atlanta’ Breaks US Box Office Records

Ayo Makun, popularly known as AY is getting some rave reviews in the United States following the release of his movie ’30 Days In Atlanta. The Movie produced by AY, an A-list Nigerian comedian has been…

December 18, 2014, 11:15 pm / Read More »

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