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Azerbaijani Defense Ministry exposes another lie of Armenian occupants

The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry has commented on reports of the death of Armenian soldier in the occupied territory of republic.
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The Ecuadorian ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno is beating his rival and conservative opposition candidate Guillermo Lasso in the first round. With 50 percent of the votes counted it
The Russian Embassy in London has rejected as pure innuendo a report in The Telegraph which claimed Moscow had conspired to overthrow Montenegro’s government during the 2016 poll, descr
Russian cyclist was stronger in both runs than Germany’s Max Niederlag, who won the silver medal
Emergency agencies battled for hours on Sunday to put out a fire at Rida National Plastics Limited on Ilupeju Industrial Estate, Mushin, Lagos. It was gathered that the fire affected the recycling sec
Ve?er reflects in a commentary on Monday on the messages of the recent visit of key members of the new US administration to Europe, criticising the US for focusing too heavily on defence partnership a
Over one million penguins arrived on Punta Tombo, Argentina in what is thought to be a record number, resulting in stunning displays of wildlife along the shoreline. Read Full Article
Moreno is followed by a representative of the CREO center-right movement, former banker Guillermo Lasso in the second place and Cynthia Viteri who represents the right-wing Social Christian Party
Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec and Minister for Slovenians Abroad Gorazd Žmavc will meet representatives of the Slovenian minority in Carinthia in Ljubljana today to discuss the Austrian province'
So-called ‘NATO barbed wire’ promising protection from migrants, burglars and animals was unveiled at a Trade Fair for Building and Energy in Vienna, but all was not as it seemed. Read
’Tana Aiyejina Representatives of seven  states  have   petitioned  the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, calling for  the nullification of  the Nigeria Basketball Federation Annual General Meeting 
Gabriel Barbosa felt his hard work was rewarded after he came off the bench to sink Bologna and end a six-month wait for his first Inter  Milan goal on Sunday, Goal reports. The Brazil international h
The annual Greensprings Kanu Football Camp enters season six this year beginning with registration for the football clinic across the country. For this year’s camp, top coaches from Europe are expecte
The National Basketball Association and the National Basketball Players Association say  the NBA Africa Game 2017, the NBA’s second game in Africa, will take place August  5 at the Ticketpro Dome in J
The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, says he is on the verge of proposing a law which will restrict poor men in the emirate from marrying many wives. Sanusi said this in Abuja on Sunday at the 50th
Nigeria has evolved over 15 years of its democratic experience. However, Nigerians are agonising under a heavy economic hardship that has burdened them, which has added to the country’s distressful wo
Economic Renaissance by Henry Boyo 08052201997 The Finance Minister, Olusegun Aganga and his entourage have planned roadshows traversing markets in Europe and the United States to
Ovie Okpare, Warri The All Progressives Congress on Sunday denied taking part in the ‘carnival manner’ a former Delta State governor, James Ibori, who returned to the country after serving out his jai
Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt OPERATIVES of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps have destroyed 12 illegal refineries in Amambo Kiri community in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers Stat
Samson Folarin The younger brother of the Governor of Bayelsa State, Oruaze Dickson, has been linked to the arrest and detention of a Lagos trader, John Babundo, for failing to deliver 69 bags of rice
Afeez Hanafi the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company says the erratic power supply at Ijako-Ishaka, Sango, in the Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area, Ogun State, is a national challenge, and not pe
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja a former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, has asked the Federal High Court in Kano to set aside the ex parte order of int
With  Ozioma Ubabukoh, 07053937947 With the high cost of smartphones, many owners feel it’s important to protect the value of their phone. Since a cell phone’s glass screen is on
With the economic crisis in the country hitting businesses hard, telecommunication firms are opting for drastic measures to boost revenue, OZIOMA UBABUKOH writes Telecoms companies in the country are
A cheque is a written document instructing a bank to debit your account and pay someone. Cheques represent a major chunk of all non-cash payments for each year. Hundreds of millions of paper cheques a
Eze Onyekpere,; 08127235995 Addressing the challenges of climate change is imperative to preserve jobs today and to secure the resilience of economies and societies for future jobs. E
Stanley  Opara Earnings releases expected this week will determine the performance of the Nigerian equities market, analysts have said. While the market is also expected to see mixed trading, it is an
Success Nwogu, Ilorin the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Abdulganiyu Ambali, on Sunday, said the National Universities Commission had accorded full accreditation to Unilorin’s Vete
Market forces should be allowed to determine the value of the naira, but you cannot do this half-way. When you say you are opening it up and you still list some items that cannot access foreign exchan
Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described as wicked the moves by the Federal Government to ban commercial motorcycles, popularly known as okada. The Federal Ro
Mudiaga Affe and Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe The Cross River State Government has threatened to start construction work on the proposed 260-kilometre superhighway and deep seaport projects without the Envir
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan A suspected mentally-ill man at Budo Alaka village in Kisi, in the Oriire Local Government Area  of Oyo State has been accused of setting a house on fire on Sunday, killing fiv
Samson Folarin Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspected robber, Gbenga Babatunde, for allegedly robbing some residents of the state. The polic
John Alechenu and Kamarudeen Ogundele The Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said if not for the Muhammadu Buhari administration, Boko Haram would have taken o
Nike Popoola The National Pension Commission says it needs N10.03bn to commence the funding of the minimum pensions for retirees under the Contributory Pension Scheme. It stated that the funding of th

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