SPOTY Quadri vows to continue to raise Nigeria’s flag globally

Aruna Quadri says he is motivated to work harder to achieve more for Nigeria after being named Sportsman of the Year by the 2017 Nigeria Sports Award and New Telegraph Award. The 2014 ITTF World Player of the Year expressed appreciation to Nigerians for considering him worthy of the awards while thanking the organisers of […]

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West Brom confirm Pardew ​as ​Pulis ​replacement​

English Premier League side, West Brom have appointed former Newcastle and Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew to replace Tony Pulis as manager. Pulis was sacked nine days ago after West Brom went 10 Premier League games without a victory and were a point above the relegation zone. 56-year-old Pardew​ has been out of the game […]

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TITHING DEBATE: Pastor offers to purge Daddy Freeze of 52 demons

The controversy generated by COOL FM’s radio personality Daddy Freeze over his belief that tithing has been used by new generation Pastors to financial drain their followers is yet to abate as an Abuja based cleric has offered to exorcise Daddy Freeze of 52 destiny destroying demons. Pastor Humble Okoro has challenged Daddy Freeze to […]

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Nigerian Breweries considers board changes

  Nigeria’s second most capitalised quoted company-Nigerian Breweries Plc, is considering making major changes in the composition of its board of directors. A regulatory filing indicated that the company has scheduled a meeting of its directors for next week Friday to consider the board changes. Although details of board changes have not been made public, […]

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NSE LIVE! Equities lose N40bn in opening trades

    Nigerian equities reopened this week with a tinge of profit-taking as investors sought to rebalance their portfolios as the month draws to an end. Benchmark indices at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) indicated average day-on-day decline of 0.31 per cent, equivalent to net capital depreciation of N40.3 billion. The All Share Index (ASI)-the […]

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We have a clear pathway for power sector reform —Osinbajo

  The Muhammadu Buhari administration has now devised a clear pathway to achieving its power sector reform objectives, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. A statement by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to President on Media & Publicity, Office of the Vice President quoted the Vice President as saying this on Monday at the […]

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NSE LIVE! Equities rally N88bn gain as average return hits 39.6%

    Nigerian equities witnessed a major rebound on Tuesday as increased bargain-hunting left the equities with net capital gain of N88 billion. With a day-on-day average gain of 0.68 per cent, the average year-to-date return spiraled upward to 39.55 per cent. With more than two advancers to every decliner, most indices at the Nigerian […]

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