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Three burnt to death as fire razes church in Ibadan
Three worshippers at a church, Mercyland Prayers Ministry located at Okoro area of Ibadan city were burnt to death in an early morning inferno that razed the church Monday .
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UCH to perform 11 open-heart surgeries in April
The University College Hospital, Ibadan, will perform 11 open-heart surgeries in April, Prof.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Okonjo-Iweala's Mother: May 15 for judgment on N3b suit against NA
Asaba- AN Asaba high court in Delta State has fixed May 15 to deliver judgment in a N3 billion suit instituted by 63 residents of the state against the Nigerian Army over illegal arrest and detention during the search for the kidnappers of Professor Kamene Okonjo, mother of the Minister of Finance, Prof.
Scarcity Bites Harder As PMS Now Sells For N120 Per Litre In Osun
A litre of Premium Motor Spirit sold for N120 in Osogbo, the Osun capital, and its environs on Saturday, following the biting fuel scarcity in parts of the country.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Nigerian Woman Hacked to Death in Church for Converting to Christianity
A Nigerian woman Miss Kausara Isiaka was hacked to death with a machete for converting to Christianity.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
HORRIFIC: Unidentified Man Hangs Himself In Oyo State
A man was said to have committed suicide at Alalubosa GRA, Ibadan in Oyo State. The yet-to-be identified man was seen hanging from a mango tree on an undeveloped piece of land along railway line at Alalubosa.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Basketball in Africa
NIGERIA : Oluyole Warriors, Police Baton to Kick-Start League Season
Oluyole Warriors of Ibadan and Police Baton of Lagos are scheduled to kick-start the 2013/ 2014 DStv Men's Basketball Premier League season on February 28. Matches are also billed to continue across the Atlantic and Savannah conferences on March 7 in various centres in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Kano, Gombe and Kwara.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Nigeria: Boko Haram - Don't Remove Borno Gov, Apc Warns FG
The All Progressives Congress has warned the federal government against going ahead with its reported plan to remove the elected Governor of Borno and appoint a military administrator to oversee the affairs of the state, under the guise of intensifying the fight against Boko Haram.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Nigeria: We Are Ready for 2015, APC Tells Nigerians
Nigeria's main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress has told Nigerians that the party is poised to give the country purposeful leadership come 2015.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Sanusi's suspension bad omen to investors, says Tambuwal
House of Representatives Speaker Aminu Waziri Tambuwal spoke yesterday on Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi's suspension, saying it would send "wrong signal to investors".
Ige's son: ministerial nominee Adesiyan has questions to answer on ex-minister's death
He said he had no hand in the murder of former Attorney-General and Justice Minister Bola Ige as he had been widely accused.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
National Conference: Our agenda, by Igbo, Yoruba, North, S/South
AFTER initial discordant tunes in some quarters, all sections and segments of the polity are now poised for the forthcoming National Conference.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
FEEDBACK: "Jonathan didn't shun Olubadan" says Presidency
The Presidency on Thursday said President Goodluck Jonathan did not shun the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Odulana Odugade, in his last weekend's visit to the South West, saying a visit to the monarch was not on his itinerary.
Nigerian leader sacks reformist Central Bank chief
In this file photo taken on Tuesday, March, 19, 2013, Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan, speaks during a summit on enabling and implementing transformation, in Lagos, Nigeria.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Confab: Yoruba leaders chart common course
Many would have been shocked at the sight of some of the most politically opposed Yoruba leaders chatting last Monday.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Confab: Yoruba committee applauds Ogun parley, insists on regionalism
The Secretary-General of Yoruba Agenda Committee on the proposed constitutional conference, Dr. Kunle Olajide said yesterday in Ibadan that the zone would not go back on Yoruba agenda hinged on regionalism.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
At 80, I do not regret any of my decisions or actions
C ome March 9 th 2014, Otunba . Michael Olasubomi Michael Balogun will be 80 years on planet earth.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Anti-gay law not infringement on human rights
A cleric, Pastor Johnson Olabisi, said on Saturday that it was wrong to consider the law against same sex marriage as an infringement on the human rights of some people.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Some politicians who left PDP are coming back - Gov Shema
Governor Ibrahim Shehu Shema of Katsina State is a lawyer, Administrator, a former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and a member of PDP National Executive Committee, NEC.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Early career women scientists from developing countries honored for research
Five chemists are being honored with Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, each for research that looks to nature for ways to address cancer, malaria and other medical problems.