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2 storey building collapses in Warri

The building which was few metres away from the Secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Warri Correspondents Chapel, crumbled at about 1:10pm, according to an eyewitness. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that no life was lost in the incident. Mr Olusegun Awodiyi, Chairman, Marine Quarters, who spoke …

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Sunday Mba: I still have something to give – Latest football news in Nigeria

Sunday Mba of Nigeria during the 2013 African Cup of Nations Final match between Nigeria and Burkina Faso at the National Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: VISIONHAUS/Ben Radford (Photo by Ben Radford/Corbis via Getty Images) Nigeria’s 2013 African Cup of Nations hero, Sunday Mba says he’s ready to return …

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Nigeria budgets N450 billion for petrol subsidy in 2020 – Minister

The federal government has said it will spend about N450 billion next year on fuel subsidy. This is despite the commitment by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to rehabilitate the country’s four refineries to stop importation of petroleum products. A former NNPC chief and ex-petroleum minister, Ibe Kachikwu, had …

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PDP Chieftain Tasks Deltans On Development Of State

Investors particularly, Deltans have been charged to put their wealths in sectors in the state that would make the state more economically viable. A Chieftain of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), in the state, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, challenged them to invest in core driven economic sectors in order to improve …

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Nigerian ‘twin sisters’ eye Champions League ticket in Sweden

Ngozi Okobi and Halimatu Ayinde see themselves as “twin sisters” helping each other adapting to life at Eskilstuna United while teaming up to qualify for the Women’s Champions League. The Nigerians are instrumental to the European qualification ambition of Swedish Damallsvenskan team Eskilstuna United, with Okobi and Ayinde pulling the strings …

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2013 AFCON hero Mba targets return to football

Nigeria international Sunday Mba has revealed his desire to return to football after two years of inactivity. The midfielder shone at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, where he scored two goals, including his match-winner against Burkina Faso, which helped the Super Eagles clinch the trophy for the third time …

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INTERVIEW: I ignore food when I fail to score goals, says Nigeria’s Tayo Saliu

Tayo Saliu, a Nigerian footballer who plies his trade with Malmo FC, Swedish club side, says he rejects food when he does not score during any match he plays in. In an interview with TheCable, Saliu, who is yet to put on the country’s jersey, opened up on his journey from …

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2013 AFCON winner Mba laments inactivity

Sodiq Oyeleke Super Eagles midfielder, Sunday Mba, says things are tough for him after being released by Turkish club Yeni Malatyaspor since September 2017. The player, who was instrumental to Nigeria winning the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, expressed readiness to return to active football.  “As a free agent, things …

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Nigeria: FG Not Contemplating Subsidy Removal, Says Sylva

Abuja — Admits subsidy payment is inflated Says oil discovered in commercial quantity in Bauchi The Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, has said the federal government is not in anyway contemplating to remove subsidy, even as he revealed that crude oil has been discovered in commercial quantity in …

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