Concerns as Yuletide beckons

Here comes the month of stock taking and celebration. This is also the period for family holidays especially those residing outside More...

President Buhari’s major principles on climate change

By Garba Shehu This year’s annual conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is currently More...

How poverty, social norms keep children out of school in Northern Nigeria

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam 12 year old Amina Abdullahi lives in Angwan Jabba, Kano state. Every morning, Amina goes to the junction to More...

Fosla holds reception for players after FCT League feat

Fosla Fooball Club’s players during the reception yesterday By Amaechi Agbo The management of Fosla Academy yesterday held a grand More...

World AIDS Day 2018 – time for reflection: Synopsis of selected HIV/AIDS Literature

By Pharmacist Yusuf Babaye World AIDS Day, designated on 1st December every year since 1988, is an international day dedicated to raising More...

Soda is worse for you than sugary food: Sweet drinks put people at GREATER risk of developing type 2 diabetes

By Dailymail.Com Reporter Artificially sweetened drinks put people at a greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes than other sugary More...

Curbing the challenges of rising out of school children

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) recently revealed that about 13.2 million children of school age More...

Falcons ready to overpower Lionesses today

By Albert Akota Cup holders Nigeria have expressed confidence of reaching the Final of the 11th Women Africa Cup of Nations, ahead More...

2019: Put Nigeria first, Buhari charges INEC, security agencies

As Atiku, Duke, Ezekwesili absent at peace pact PDP blames absence on communication lapse By Lawrence Olaoye and Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has charged More...

NLC to place govs owing salaries on ‘watch list’

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) is to liase with the International Trade Union Congress (ITUC) to place names of governors in the states where workers are being owed salaries More...

No plan to increase petrol pump price -PPPRA

The Executive Secretary, Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), Abdulkadir Saidu, says the federal government has no plans to increases the price of Premium Motor More...

Senate rejects Buhari’s EFCC, ICPC nominees

Rowdy session, plenary dissolves into executive session By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Musa Adamu Senate yesterday rejected the nomination of four candidates and nine others by More...

PDP demands immediate release of Doyin Okupe

Accuses EFCC, presidency of witch-hunt By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded the immediate and unconditional release of its chieftain, Dr. More...

Excercise franchise, avoid trouble

A campaign is ongoing in Kaduna state to wean the population, the youth especially, away from violence, ahead of next year’s More...

The Electoral Act amendment controversy

For the fourth time President Muhammadu Buhari has declined his assent to the Electoral Act 2018 Amendment Bill. More...

NDIC now Board Member of Islamic Financial Services

By Etuka Sunday The Council of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) which has its headquarters...

More Winners emerge in DiamondXtra savings promo

By Etuka Sunday In line with its commitment towards boosting savings culture and promoting financial inclusion...

STACO Insurance settles N1.243bn Claims in Q3, 2018

From Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos STACO Insurance Plc, one of the leading underwriting firms in Nigeria has...

Yuletide: FRSC sensitises road users in Kuje

By Stanley Onyekwere The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), in Kuje Area council of Abuja, the Federal Capital More...

FCT Minister tasks leaders on proactive thinking, actions

By Stanley Onyekwere The Minister, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has called on leaders to be proactive in..

NGO scales up advocacy on violence against women

Stories by Stanley Onyekwere An Abuja Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Sure Smiles Women and Children Advocacy Initiative, has said the group..

How Gov. Ortom’s running mate may tear Benue PDP apart

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi All is not well in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Benue State following the More...

FOCAC: China-Africa “sharity-driven” cooperation

By Ehizuelen Michael Mitchell Omoruyi In an interesting article written by political scientist Gerald Segal published in 1992, entitled “China and..

“Belt and Road” Express and the future of China-Africa

By Charles Onunaiju During the gathering of China-African leaders, at the 3rd summit of the Forum China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) this early..

The growing effectiveness of acupuncture treatement and the W.H.O. official position report

Healthy living With Dr. Nanchak Nimzing Pone No: 08036787758, 09052597025 Email:ncnimzing@yahoo.com Website:http://www.meridianspecialists.com In 2003 the World Health Organization (WHO) and the National..

2019: Beyond issues, policies and debates

GUEST COLUMNIST By Charles Onunaiju As the general elections and especially the presidential poll in 2019 looms, there is a near..