Author Archives: The Citizen

How I rose after being crippled for two years – Femi Branch

For some years, popular actor, Femi Branch, was out of circulation. While most people felt he had moved on to other businesses, little did they ...

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2018 SoundCity MVP awards: Wizkid, Davido, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, others top nomination list

Nigerian music artistes, Wizkid, Davido, Tiwa Savage and Yemi Alade top the list for the third edition of the Soundcity MVP Awards scheduled for January ...

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Premier League: Mourinho plots to break down Liverpool

Jose Mourinho faces a quandary as he prepares Manchester United for a trip to Premier League leaders Liverpool while Manchester City will be keen to ...

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Economy in bad shape, tougher times ahead – Pres. Buhari

Barely four days after the National Bureau of Statistics posted its third quarter report on the economy, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday that the economy remained in a bad shape ...

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Osinbajo blames PDP for poor economy

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has blamed the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Nigeria’s weak economy ...

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VP debate: You can’t shutdown economy to fight corruption – Peter Obi tells FG

The Vice-Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Peter Obi, has criticised the anti-corruption war of the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government, insisting that it killed jobs in the process ...

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2019 presidency: Court sacks Donald Duke, declares Jerry Gana as SDP flag bearer

A Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court in Maitama on Friday declared a former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana, the winner of the presidential primary election of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) conducted on October 6 ...

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Nigerian Army suspends UNICEF operations in North-East

The Nigerian Army has said it is suspending the operations of the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund in the North-East theatre until further notice ...

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Elections: Violence looms in Nigeria – U.S govt

The United States Government has expressed fear that the Nigeria’s general elections scheduled for 2019 are likely to be characterised by violence ...

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Malabu oil field: Fed govt sues Shell, Eni in London

The Federal Government said it had filed a $1.1 billion lawsuit against Royal Dutch Shell and Eni in a commercial court in London in relation ...

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