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recent from 24 Youths kill 30 in failed Borno terrorists attack
MAIDUGURI — No fewer than 30 suspected members of Boko Haram were killed  Thursday by vigilante youth, popularly called Civilian JTF, when the sect members, armed with sophisticated weapons, attempted to lay siege to Gubio Local Government Area of Borno State. Unconfirmed report also revealed that about...
recent from 26 Alao-Akala may dump PDP
THERE are indications that a former governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, may dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead the 2015 general election. Nigerian Tribune reliably gathered from a source close to him that, though he was one of the leading contenders for PDP governorship ticket in Oyo...
recent from 14 A sneak-peek at Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s thank you card
In a never seen before picture, is a lovely display of the Duke of Cambridge, Williams, his wife, Kate and son, Prince George, on their official thank-you card. The royal family is all dressed in shades of blue,white and a wine tie, looking every inch happy and...
recent from 3 FAO warns new bird flu strain in Europe poses threat to poultry in low-resourced countries
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has warned that a new bird flu strain detected in Europe poses a significant threat to the poultry sector. The strain would pose a threat especially in low-resourced countries situated along the Black Sea and East Atlantic migratory routes of wild...

Alao-Akala may dump PDP

THERE are indications that a former governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, may dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead the 2015 general election. Nigerian Tribune reliably gathered from a source close to him that, though he was one of the leading contenders for PDP governorship ticket in Oyo State, Alao-Akala was fed up with the way things were going on in the...

Alison-Madueke emerges OPEC first female president

Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Deziani Alison-Madueke, has been elected the President of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries. Alison-Madueke is the first female president of OPEC. This does not come as a surprise as the organisation is dominated by Muslim Arab nations. Alison-Madueke was elected on Thursday at the 166th General Meeting of the body in...

Wilshere ruled out for three months

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will be out of action for three months after undergoing ankle surgery, the Premier League club said on Thursday. The 22-year-old England international damaged ligaments during the league match against Manchester United on Saturday. “Everyone at the club wishes Jack a speedy recovery and look forward to seeing him back on the pitch as...

Corruption allegation: You’re a liar, senate tells Obasanjo

ABUJA – THE Senate Thursday said that the allegation by the former President Olusegun Obasanjo that the National Assembly was using constituency projects to siphon the public funds was a total lie meant to denigrate the sanctity of the parliament. The Senate also claimed that it was the Obasanjo’s administration that approved the constituency projects to be built in the...