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BRIEF-Transcorp Hotels reports FY group pre-tax profit of 5.23 bln naira

BRIEF-Transcorp Hotels reports FY group pre-tax profit of 5.23 bln naira * FY ended Dec 2016 group profit before taxation of 5.23 billion naira versus 5.38 billion naira year ago
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PDP crisis: Makarfi, others risk jail term, says Imo Governor

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The Governor of Imo State and chairman Progressives Governors Forum, Rochas Okorocha, has warned a former Governor of Kaduna State, Ahmed Makarfi, and his faction to respect a judgment of a court of Appeal, Port Harcourt, Rivers state, which affirmed that Alimodu Sheriff, was the true National chairman of the crisis-ridden People’s […] The post PDP crisis: Makarfi ...
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I want to go to London… to see Buhari By Reuben Abati

Read his piece below.... When 15 million plus Nigerians voted for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2015 General elections, their expectation was that he would be available to serve them 24/7/365, and that those who fielded him as their candidate had done their home work to avoid what is curiously becoming the Katsina problem in Nigerian politics. Katsina! But we have now found ourselves in
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Woman gives birth to a baby girl in Neighbour's car as they rushed to the hospital (photos)

Daniel Chukwuemeka, the neigbour in question shared this via Facebook. It happened in Nsukka, Enugu State on February 18 around 12:58 am. Narrating what happened, he wrote: "I was not fast asleep. But I was hearing the first set of gentle knocks on my door in my dreams. Kpam Kpam Kpam Kpam, Daniel o...repeatedly. Later I would deem whoever was knocking that way as unserious. How could
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Nigeria back challenger Ahmad in contest for CAF presidency

Nigeria back challenger Ahmad in contest for CAF presidency …Nigeria's Football Federation is backing a challenge to the long-serving…
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UN: '1.4m children' face starving to death in Africa

UN: '1.4m children' face starving to death in Africa …-and-a-half million children are at risk of starvation in South Sudan, Nigeria, Yemen…
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Tiwa Savage stuns in new BTS photos

Behind the scene photos of singer, Tiwa Savage, during a video shoot with DJ Exclusive and Solidstar. See more after the cut...
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"What a joke of a pastor" Seyi Law responds to pastor who cursed BBNaija organizers

Comedian, Seyi Law has responded to Pastor Mike Winning who cursed the organizers of Big Brother Naija reality show yesterday. He advised him to organize a christian reality show and give his followers money that will change their life. He wrote; "What a joke of a Pastor. Did Jesus lay curses on those who turned His Father's house to a market place of all sorts or He just rebuked them. Some
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"No apology necessary dear" BankyW responds to Gifty's apology

Singer, Banky W has responded to former Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty's apology. He dropped a comment on her instagram page saying there was no need for her to apologize...
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CBN releases new policy actions in the Foreign Exchange Market

The Central Bank of Nigeria has released new policy actions for operations in the Foreign Exchange market. Read the statement signed by the CBN Acting Director, Corporate Communications, Isaac Okoroafor after the cut...   In continuation of efforts to increase the availability of Foreign Exchange in order to ease the difficulties encountered by Nigerians in obtaining funds for Foreign
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Africa Live: Famine 'could hit Nigeria and Somalia', EU extends sanctions on Mugabe

Africa Live: Famine 'could hit Nigeria and Somalia', EU extends sanctions on Mugabe …Unicef warns of growing food crisis in Africa and Middle East. EU renews sanctions on Mugabe as he celebrates 93rd birthday. Email stories and comments to africalive@bbc.co.uk - Tuesday 21 February 2017…
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Ngozi Adebiyi’s Business Nuggets: Categorized Foolishness

Most performance management measures in the workplace come with a ranking of A to D or one (1) to four (4). This is no different from grades on standardised milestone exams in the education sector. Once upon a time having a grade A required one getting 90% and above, a C grade being 70 – […]
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Suspected herdsmen kill 22 in fresh Kaduna attacks

Olaleye Aluko and Godwin Isenyo Fresh attacks on Sunday and Monday by suspected Fulani herdsmen on four communities of Southern Kaduna had reportedly claimed 21 lives and left many houses burnt. The state Police Command, however, could not confirm the casualty figure. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Aliyu Usman, said the figure was however exaggerated. […] The post Suspected herdsmen ...
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Graphic photos: See what a dog did to a 5-year old girl in Lagos

A dog brutalized a 5 year old girl at the Ikorodu area of Lagos state yesterday February 20th. According to Facebook user, Taiwo Craig who shared the story, the little girl lives in a compound where the Landlord has 15 dogs, all unkempt and not well fed. Yesterday at about 5.10pm, one of the dogs broke out from the cage and attacked the little girl, leaving her with serious injuries. She is
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Big Brother Naija: See photos of Malcolm, the father of Bisola's daughter

At the end of Big Brother Naija, alot of relationships in and out of the house will not remain the same. But then, the housemates and their families have all said it's a game. Now it gets more interesting to know that Bisola who is all over TTT (a married man with two kids) in the house also has a daughter (Leyla Olakitan Joan Olanrewaju) and a hubby/baby-daddy (Olanrewaju Malcolm) as the
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Photo: Man kills friend over a woman in Ogun

43-year-old Adebisi Akinrinmola pictured above, has been arrested by men of the Ogun state police command for allegedly killing his friend, 36 year old Ademola Asimiyu, over a lady they were both interested in. According to police report, the incident occurred on Sunday 19 February, 2017 at Ajebo Village in Ijebu-Igbo area of Ogun State. When interrogated by the police, Adebisi said the
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Ex Big Brother housemate, Gifty apologises to Falz and Banky W

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty who was evicted on Sunday has now apologised to Falz and Banky W for her comments about not knowing both celebs when they came visiting the house. In a lengthy post on Instagram, Gifty wrote, 'Good evening everyone. First of all I was misunderstood when I said I don't know Banky, actually what I meant was, "I've never met him in person". '
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TechCabal daily: Try my Okazi

SA's R2Labs has launched Okazi, a new platform for outsourcing under-utilized staff.
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