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EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal not preparing for a new striker

Arsenal are unlikely to recruit a new striker from the transfer window, despite anticipating a second scan from their top forward Olivier Giroud, that could rule the player out of action for several months. Information Nigeria understands. The ...

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NFF Drama Part 2: Controversy at the Glass House

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• NFF in disarray after controversial elective congress• NFF scribe Musa Amadu refuses to play any part despite pressure• Chris Giwa picked to lead Nigerian FA Having insisted on a Tuesday, August 26, 2014, elective congress into the board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) executive committee, ...

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Ribadu May Not Succeed As Adamawa Gov – Balarabe Musa

Second Republic Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, on Tuesday, lampooned a former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Malam Nuhu Ribadu, saying he failed to serve the country properly when he was head of the anti-graft commission. Musa, who made ...

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Ikimi Withdraws Membership Of APC, Keeps PDP Waiting

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Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chief Tom Ikimi has withdrawn his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State. He announced his resignation yesterday in a statement. The 70-year-old, whose failed bid to become the APC national chairman is at...

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Unchecked Defection Not Good For Democracy – Tukur

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A former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, has raised the alarm over the gale of defections across the political divide, warning that such actions were capable of derailing the country’s democracy Tukur, who is Nigeria’s Ambassador-at-large and...

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NFF Drama: Minister Insists on August 26 Elective Congress

• Aminu maigari, Mike Umeh, Musa Amadu whereabouts unknown• Sports Minister gets to open NFF electoral congress• 26 FA Chairmen detained• Tuesday’s General assembly disrupted• Fifa could ban Nigeria again for Government intervention Drama and intrigue that has bedeviled the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) of late ...

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Mascherano Signs New Barca Deal

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Argentina international midfielder Javier Mascherano has penned a new four-year contract with Barcelona. The 30-year-old is expected to remain a the Nou Camp until 30 June 2018, with the option of a further year addition to the aforementioned period. The new contract, which is...

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Lampard Calls Time on International Football

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Midfielder Frank Lampard has announced his retirement from England duty after 15 years. The 36-year-old earned 106 caps since making his debut in October 1999. He said in a statement released by his management company: “I have taken the decision to...

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EXCLUSIVE: Di Maria close to joining Manchester club

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Di Maria Top sources have told Information Nigeria that the Argentine has agreed to a lucrative deal with Manchester United. Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria is expected to complete a switch to Manchester United for a deal believed to be around as high as £60 million. The 26-year ...

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Adamawa: PDP Aspirant Calls For Level Playing Field

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A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Adamawa State and former Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, Dr Ahmed Mohammed Modibbo, has called for a level playing field for all those seeking the party’s ticket in the October 11 by-election. ...

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Confab Report Will Not Gather Dust – Falae

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae, has expressed optimism that a referendum on the national conference report submitted to President Goodluck Jonathan last Thursday, will be conducted. Falae, who was also a delegate to ...

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Mimiko Still In Labour Party, Says Ondo Information Commissioner

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GOV. OLUSEGUN MIMIKO WITH PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN, PDP BoT CHAIRMAN, CHIEF TONY ANENIH & NATIONAL CHAIRMAN OF PDP, ALHAJI ADAMU MU’AZU The Ondo State Com­missioner for Information, Mr. Kayode Akinmade, has refuted media reports that the state governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko has concluded plans to...

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Atiku: Count Me Out Of Adamawa Governorship Race

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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has denied rumors making the rounds that he is set to contest the October 11 governorship by-election in Adamawa State. Atiku, in a statement via his official Facebook page, said the rumor is not true. “I was elected governor of Adamawa State 15 years ...

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1.8 Million Nigerians Want Jonathan In 2015 – PDP

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday, said it had collected signatures of 1.8 million people from the South-west who wanted President Goodluck Jonathan to seek re-election come 2015 election. The number, according to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator Anyim ...

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