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A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Tuesday, fixed January 22, 2014, for the arraignment of Managing Director of the defunct Integrated Micro-finance Bank, Akinteye Ademola, and three others which include Doyin Abiola, wife of late MKO Abiola.
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A woman waits for customer at a local food market after the suspension of a nationwide strike by labour unions, in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos January 16, 2012.
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He survived three days in a sunken tugboat at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean and was hailed as a miracle survivor, but now the Nigerian faces nightmares and questions on whether he used black magic.
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About 75 percent of young women believe the U.S. needs to do more to bring about equality in the workplace, a new study finds, despite a narrowing pay gap and steady employment gains for women at higher levels of... About 75 percent of young women believe the U.S. needs to do more to bring about equality in the workplace, a new study finds, despite ... (more)
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Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State has warned that the All Progressives Congress may take over leadership at the centre in 2015, if the ruling Peoples Democratic Party does not put its house in order as the crisis rocking the party continues to create opportunities of advancement for the opposition party.
'First, words are tools, and as a minimum, we should use clean tools: we should know what we mean and what we do not, and we must forearm ourselves against the traps that language sets us.
Africa World Airlines on Monday flew its maiden flight from Accra to Lagos; a journey its founder described as an important milestone in the achievement of its goal of connecting West Africa.
The United States Government has joined numerous calls asking for the cancellation of the Anambra State Election.
Headline acts for the concert include Dbanj, Tuface, Darey, Burna Boy, Ikechukwu, Eldee the Don, Zaina, Mo Easy, Engager, Chioma, DJ Babus, Timi Dakolo, Waje, Julius Agwu, Mike Aremu, J. Martins, Niyola, Omawunmi, Tiwa Savage, Rocksteady, amongst others.
Gombe State Government says it is distributing N4.2 million drugs to the public to curb Onchocerciasis, commonly known as river blindness, in all the 11 local government areas of the state.
President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday reiterated his plea for the Academic Staff Union of Universities to call off its strike action which is entering the sixth month.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Monday, took the Executive arm of government in Nigeria to the cleaners over its lukewarm attitude to the fight against corruption, even as he decried what he termed "the culture of undue secrecy surrounding the operation of government" in the country.
LAGOS, Nigeria , December 9 , 2013/ African Press Organization / -- Heirs Holdings , the pan-African proprietary investment company with interests in key economic sectors, has again demonstrated its transformational ability over ailing businesses as one of its major investments, Transnational Corporation of Nigeria plc , presented its laudable ... (more)
Following political intrigues rocking the polity ahead of the 2015 general elections, former Military Governor of Imo and Lagos states and a leader of the National Democratic Coalition, NADECO, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu, yesterday, said the country would not disintegrate.
An extract from West African sorghum may provide immune benefits, according to a new study people with HIV but with broader health management potential.
The agitation for a president of Igbo extraction was re-echoed weekend when the National Chairman and founder of the United Progressive Party , Chief Chekwas Okorie said that Igbo political elite must unite for them to produce Nigeria's next president in 2015.
Former Goldman Sachs banker Elias Preko was sentenced to 4-1/2 years in prison by a London court on Monday for laundering $5 million on behalf of James Ibori, the former governor of Nigeria's oil-producing state of Delta.