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The Guardian Nigeria

Wednesday 3 June 2015

Team Nigeria sweeps medals at Egypt 2015 African Wrestling Championship

Nigeria at the weekend won eight medals at the just concluded African Wrestling Championships in Cairo, Egypt, in both Freestyle and Greco-Roman categories.

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The Flying Eagles celebrating one of their goals against Brazil at the on-going FIFA U-20 World Cup. The team was beaten 4-2 by the South Americans… on Monday.   PHOTO:

FIFA U-20 World Cup: Its crunch time for Flying Eagles

Tipped for the title even before the first ball was kicked at the on-going New Zealand 2015 FIFA Under-20 World Cup, Nigeria are now battling for survival from the group stage after an opening day loss

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Kashamu gets extradition notice

A notice of application for extradition of Buruji Kashamu to the United States has been served on the senator-elect

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Reps reject panel’s report on Allison-Madueke, others

THE House of Reps yesterday rejected a report submitted to it by an ad hoc panel that investigated the alleged shady deals involving the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke.

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Market forces dictate fuel prices, queues’ lengths at filing stations

NOTWITHSTANDING the threat by the Federal Government to sanction petroleum dealers that indiscriminately hike pump price above official rate, some marketers have continued to sell fuel at about N120 an

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APC National Chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun

NASS leadership crisis under control, says Oyegun

THE National Chairman of APC Chief John Odigie-Oyegun assured Nigerians that the choice of the leadership for the National Assembly would be resolved before the inauguration of the Eight Assembly on Fr

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President Muhammadu Buhari and Service Chiefs at a meeting at Defence House in Abuja yesterday. Service Chiefs in attendance were Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh; Chief of Army Staff, Lt-General Kenneth T. J. Minimah; Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal A. N. Amosun; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral U. O. Jibrin and Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase.

Buhari consults Nigerien, Chadian leaders today over Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari will fly out today to meet his Nigerien and Chadian counterparts after he has been briefed by Service Chiefs yesterday on the security situation in the country.

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Port Harcourt Refinery embarks on rehabilitation programme

PORT HARCOURT Refining Company (PHRC) Limited, has unveiled plans to embark on rehabilitation project to meet local needs of petroleum product in the country.

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‘Forces President Buhari must fight to fix electricity

FORMER Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo has opened up, giving excuses why the government he served for two years and three months could not deliver reliable electricity power supply to Nigerians.

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CBN Governor, Emefiele

How routine audit triggered N8b fraud alert, by CBN

A clarification came yesterday from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on how its routine internal audit helped to reveal the N8billion currency fraud perpetuated by the some “unscrupulous” employe

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National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie Oyegun (left) and the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari.
Abia State Governor, Ikpeazu