National honours: Cook, driver, others get houses for hardwork

National flag designer earns salary for life By Lawrence Olaoye President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday at the National Honours Award (NHA) held in Abuja ordered that three indigent More...

Mo Ibrahim rates Nigeria behind Ghana, Senegal on governance

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The 2014 Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG), released yesterday, shows that Nigeria ranks 37th out of 52 African countries, trailing behind other More...

Alleged N750m Polymer Note bribery: FG moves to extradite Ex-Mint boss, Okoyomon to UK for trial

By Etuka Sunday  with agency report Former managing director of the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company (NSPMC), Emmanuel Ehidiamhen Okoyomon is to be extradited More...

2015: Sokoto women root for Jonathan’s re-election bid

From Raji Bello, Sokoto A women leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) in Sokoto State, Hajiya Kulu Abdullahi Rabah has assured that majority of women in the state would More...

2015: PDP assures of unity of all members before general elections

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has assured to integrate all its party members across the country as 2015 general elections draws nearer to ensure More...

This President is a poor student of history

It is all but out of the bag now – President Goodluck Jonathan’s re-election ambition.  Recently, organs of his More...

Jonathan and his Chad visit

President Goodluck Jonathan’s recent visit to Chad over Boko Haram is a welcome development. Hitherto, Nigeria More...

NDIC tasks mortgage banks on corporate governance practices

By Aminu Imam The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has advised operators of Primary Mortgage Banks...

Power peaks, as burnt Apo transmission station repaired

By Etuka Sunday Electricity supply has been successfully restored to Asokoro, Garki, Apo, and Karu areas...

Can Demo Africa get it right this time?

By Chris Alu The DEMO Africa event has kicked off with an expectant audience of top...

The political rise of Robert Mugabe’s wife, Grace

The birth of a dynasty is not an easy thing to predict. But many Zimbabweans now seem preoccupied by the tantalising More...

Could Kugbobokun be part of Federal Capital Territory?

Though Abuja is said to be the fastest growing capital city in the world with people from all Africa and beyond..

Evaluating Nigeria’s soaring unemployment rate

Unemployment is one of the most serious problems facing Nigeria. However, there is also a growing level of security challenges, which..

Sanitation: AMAC sacks roadside traders at Kurudu

Officials of one of the AEPB waste evacuation contractors, on duty in Garki Area of Abuja. By Stanley Onyekwere As More...

When FCT’s land policy took centre stage at 2014 Nigerian diaspora summit

By Nosike Ogbuenyi Between Friday 18 and Sunday 21 September, 2014 the Annual General Meeting of the Nigerian Diaspora Organization (NIDO)..

Land use contravention: Devt Control threatens to seal La Don Hotel over N22M fine

By Stanley Onyekwere The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) through the Development Control Department of the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC),..

Siasia set for Eagles return

Former Nigeria head coach Samson Siasia has expressed his readiness to manage the Super Eagles if approached by the Nigeria Football..

I’ve not found love in Ghana – Osita Iheme

Nollywood actor, OsitaIheme has debunked dating rumours, saying he did not find love in Ghana. The actor was reportedly in a..

4 Foods that burn belly fat

The secret to lasting weight loss does not come down to complicated calorie-counting and weight-loss gimmicks. Instead, it’s about working with..

No, right to first refusal isn’t American

Tuesday Column by Umar Ardo Before, during and after the adoption of President Goodluck Jonathan as its sole candidate in the 2015..

5 reasons why you must build a brand image

By Jean Pierre Honla Building a business from scratch is a very complicated task. Most entrepreneurs are so engrossed with the..