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1 hr ago | Vanguard

'I started armed robbery after Ogboni Confraternity failed me'

If yes, never attempt to alight to check the damages done on your vehicle, or exchange words with the erring motorcyclist, particularly if the rider is not alone.

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1 hr ago | In-depth Africa

False alarm over Ebola at Lagos Airport

There was anxiety yesterday at the General Aviation Terminal , domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos following a false alarm raised by a certain passenger identified to be an ex- boy friend against his estranged female ex- lover.

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1 hr ago | Vanguard

Life After Omoladun: Baba Suwe finds love again; to remarry soon

Babatunde Omidina known as Baba Suwe is a successful comedian better known for his exploits in Yoruba home videos.

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4 hrs ago | Canada.com

Child in Gatineau tested for Ebola virus

UNDATED: In this handout from the Center for Disease Control , a colorized transmission electron micrograph of a Ebola virus virion is seen.

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8 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Nigeria monitors 160 after Ebola kills doctor in oil city

Some 160 people are being medically monitored in Nigeria's oil-producing hub Port Harcourt after a doctor died from the virus, the local government said on Friday .

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12 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Firm launches online shopping service

Nigerian consumer internet company, Iconway, has launched a new product called PricePadi.com, a new online shopping service that allows customers to discover products available from different sources in Nigeria along with their current prices.

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16 hrs ago | Vanguard

States' multiple taxation and IGR boost

FIGURES from the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, show that for 2012, the Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, for the 36 states of Nigeria was about N555 billion, out of which the 19 states of the North generated N87 billion or 15 %; the South West generated N261.2 billion or 47%; the South-South accounted for N150 billion or 27% and the South ... (more)

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20 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Asaba's night of music, fun and girls

For many in most cities, nightlife provides opportunities to unwind after the day's work, especially as the average Nigerian can ill afford the yearly luxury of vacations.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

EFCC Re-arraigns 8 Suspected Oil Thieves

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Thursday re-arraigned eight persons alleged to have defrauded the federal government of billions of naira on petroleum products.

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Vanguard

FG pays N25bn GENCOs' gas debts to boost electricity supply

President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, said the Federal Government has paid off power generation companies,' GENCOs, N25 billion debts owed gas companies for gas supplies in order to boost electricity generation and transmission nationwide.

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AllAfrica.com

Liberia: Tony Elumelu Foundation Contributes Ebola Fight

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received a contribution of US$100,000 from the Tony Elumelu Foundation to be used in the fight against the spread of the deadly Ebola virus disease in Liberia.

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In-depth Africa

Rainbow Housing Estate unveiled in Lagos

The fast developing urban renewal project and largest construction site in sub-Saharan Africa sprawling in the heart of Port Harcourt, Rainbow Town Housing Estate has been unveiled in Lagos under the umbrella of a consortium of Bode Adediji Partnership a firm of estate surveyors & valuers.

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In-depth Africa

MTN empowers Lagos budding entrepreneurs

After successful outings in Enugu and Port Harcourt, MTN, will, this weekend, provide a life-changing and career-transforming platform for budding entrepreneurs through its idea-sharing and business-empowerment platform.

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Yahoo!

More bad news for Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines is facing dire economic straits after being involved in the two worst air tragedies of the year.

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In-depth Africa

Photos: Nigerian Celebrities Endorse AY's MVP Lounge

See the pictures after the cut nlike anything Lagos, Nigeria has ever experienced, MVP comes with a redefinition of what nightlife is truly supposed to be FUN, SAFE, SATISFYING, and ultimately REWARDING.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

U of M on watch for virus

The Associated Press files A woman reads a fact sheet for the Ebola virus during an awareness campaign in Lagos, Nigeria, Aug. 15. THE University of Manitoba said Wednesday it is closely monitoring the Ebola situation as international students and other students who have travelled this summer arrive on campus.

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In-depth Africa

Nigeria reportedly records new Ebola death in Port Harcourt

According to a report on Sahara Reporters, a doctor resident in Port Harcourt who treated a diplomat that had direct contact with late Patrick Sawyer in Lagos, died last week Friday August 22nd from Ebola virus disease.

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New Vision

Nigeria warns against complacency in Ebola fight

Nigeria's health minister has warned against complacency in the country's fight against Ebola, despite only one patient remaining in hospital with the virus.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Vanguard

Lagos: We are building a new Nigeria through the rail projects - LAMATA boss

By CHIOMA GABRIEL AS Nigeria's business headquarters, the Southwest is expected to lead other regions in the quest to develop Nigeria through massive investment in infrastructure.

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In-depth Africa

1000 Constituents Benefit from APC Empowerment Programme in Lagos

The All Progressives Congress party has put smiles on the faces of party faithfuls during a well organised Mega Empowerment Programme powered by the lawmaker representing Lagos East Senatorial District, Senator 'Gbenga Ashafa, where over 1000 party members benefited .

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