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The Pepper Syndrome And Ebola

  In this part of the world, until recently, there was no scientific explanation for death because all deaths, including those from fatal accidents, were attributed to witchcraft. All the same, instances of the outbreak of new diseases like the current Ebola are not new. But as they say in the colloquial, “Soldier come, soldier […]

APC Has The Structure To Remain In Power Beyond 2016 -Idaomi

  MR. Tobi Idaomi is the former co-ordinator of Abiola Campaign Organisation (ACO), University of Benin (UNIBEN) Chapter, treasurer of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) UK Chapter and the Director of Trident Universal Ventures Limited. He is a political commentator, analyst and advocate of good governance. He is intelligent, bold, and brave and […]

New Telegraph Restructures Management

 Eric Osagie   Eric Osagie appointed managing director The Board of Directors of The Sun Publishing Limited and Daily Telegraph Publishing Company Limited have announced management change at the New Telegraph newspapers.  A statement from the board said Eric Osagie is now the Managing Director/Editor-in-Chief of the newspaper while Messrs Gabriel Akinadewo and Felix Abugu […]

Edo Line Workers blast PDP Chairman, back Chief Adun

BENIN CITY- The Workers of Edo Line have re-affirmed their confidence in the leadership of Chief Dr. John Osamede Adun JP, the Ayobahan of Benin Kingdom and a transport guru as the sole administrator, to take the first premier transport company to the next level even as they carpeted Edo State PDP Chairman, Chief Dan […]

Edo State inaugurates Rapid Response Committee on EVD

Following public outcry against the alleged delayed in the constitution of Ebola Virus disease committee by the Edo State Government, the state Governor; Adams Oshiomhole has inaugurated a 48 member of Rapid Response Committee on Ebola Virus Disease. BusinessDay reports that members of the public had in the past weeks since the death of the […]

Oshiomhole, a courageous leader – Aide

BENIN CITY -Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state has been described as a democrat and a patriotic Nigerian who is very courageous and unwavering even in trying times and in the face of threatening democracy, a Senior Special Assistant on Media to the Governor, Mr. John Mayaki has said. The media aide who was responding […]

Etsako News

Edo North’s unsettled pair: Shagadi and Momoh

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Nigeria: ‘Why North Is Opposed to Increase in Revenue for Oil Areas’

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The Life of Ganiyu Amusa-Eke

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Gov Oshiomhole Has Done Very Well For Edo State

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Osun Polls Reflect Peoples’ Wish – Jorget

All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart in Etsako Central Local government, Hon. Musa Ibrahim Jorget has described last Saturday’s Osun governorship election as a true reflection of the people’s wishes. Hon. Musa who stated this in Fugar the administrative headquarters of the local government while reacting to the outcome of the election saying Osun people has […]

Osun Polls Reflect Peoples’ Wish

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Reportage of Osun poll: Events that shaped the election

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Teenagers Arrested For Cultism In Benin

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Ebola a challenge for Nigerian professors, students – BIU’s VC

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Succour for Edo prisoners

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Minimum Energy Performance Standard For Refrigerators Under Way

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Edo police to prosecute 15 suspected cultists

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Other States

Nigeria yet to benefit from $3trn AGOA programme– NACCIMA

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Nigeria through to Under-20 Women’s World Cup final

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Boko Haram crisis: Nigeria militants ‘seize police academy’

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Boko Haram Militants Overrun Prestigious Mobile Police Training College In Gwoza

A bridge in Gamboru-Ngala bridge blown up by Boko Haram Sahara Reporters Media   Heavily armed insurgents belonging to the Islamist sect, Boko Haram, today invaded a well-known Nigerian Police training college in Gwoza, Borno State. Our police sources said the militants, who numbered several hundred, stormed the police college with five armored tanks they had […]

Kent Brantly, US Doctor Who Contracted Ebola In Liberia, Discharged From Hospital

Kent Brantly, the United States doctor who was infected with Ebola Virus in Liberia, was on Thursday released from hospital. Dr. Kent Brantly Samaritan’s Purse… Brantly was working for Samaritan’s Purse, a charity working to help the poor and defenceless Ebola patients in the West African country, when he started noticing symptoms of the virus. […]

Boko Haram Militants Sack Police Training College In Gwoza

Heavily armed insurgents belonging to the Islamist sect, Boko Haram, today invaded a well-known Nigerian Police training college in Gwoza, Borno State. Boko Haram Our police sources said the militants, who numbered several hundred, stormed the police college with five armored tanks they had earlier seized from Nigerian soldiers who had had made several unsuccessful attempts […]

Sports

Oliseh, Tshabalala To Anchor Glo/CAF Awards In Lagos

Two prominent African sports personalities, Nigeria’s Sunday Oliseh and South Africa’s Carol Tshabalala have been engaged by the organisers of the 2013 Glo-CAF Awards to anchor the prestigious event scheduled for 9 January in Lagos. A statement made available by Globacom to P.M.NEWS on Christmas Day says that Oliseh, a Nigerian ex-international and former Super […]

Nigeria defeats Ethiopia 2-1 in soccer friendly

Abuja – The Nigeria Super Eagles defeated the Ethiopian Walias 2-1 in a soccer friendly match played here today. The following is a live update posted in Premium Times by sports reporter, Aderonke Ogunleye. FULL TIME: Nigeria 2-1 Ethiopia. 17:56 goal! An Ethiopian substitute, has grabbed one goal back for his country, raising their chances […]

A Convergence of Africa’s Football Greats

Lagos will witness one of the biggest gatherings of football stars on January 9, 2014, when the 2013 edition of the annual Glo-CAF Awards Gala slated for the Convention Centre of the Eko Hotel and Suites. Legends, administrators and aficionados of football as well as current brightest stars, will be converging in Lagos for Africa’s […]

Raufu Ladipo rates Nigerian football high in 2013

The president general of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club scores the nation’s football a pass mark in the outgoing year Dr. Raufu Ladipo, president general of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, has revealed that football in Nigeria was at its best in the year 2013. The seasoned football supporter pointed out areas where Nigeria football […]

Great Year for Nigeria Football

It’s been a great year for Nigeria football, with the country winning world and continental titles at the youth and senior levels. In February, Nigeria’s senior national team, nicknamed the Super Eagles, won its third Africa Cup of Nations trophy with a 1-0 victory over Burkina Faso in Johannesburg, South Africa. About nine months later, […]

CHAN: Nigeria & Ethiopia to clash in soccer friendly

In what should serve as a fascinating appetiser for the 3rd African Nations Championship starting in South Africa next week, Nigeria’s senior home-based squad will tackle their Ethiopian counterparts in Abuja on Saturday. The match starts at 4pm at the National Stadium. Both teams are in the final tournament of the championship taking place over […]

Entertainment

Nollywood: Why Same Faces?

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Nollywood: Factions woo new actors for support

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Nollywood now speaks French

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Nigeria: From Colorado Film School, Testimonies of Bliss for Nollywood

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Germany celebrates Nollywood during filmfest

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Nollywood actor, Martins Amaihe set to star in Bollywood film

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What you don’t know about the name NIGERIA

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We have been taught that the name Nigeria was derived from the River Niger and coined from Niger area to Nigeria by lord Luggard’s Mistress Flora Shaw. In fact, the name first appeared in print in the Times in 1897 and Flora Shaw was then the colonial Editor. The area presently known as Nigeria used […]

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Police In Kogi State Parade Robbers

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

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