Osinbajo defends FG economic policies

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Says president on track By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin and Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo yesterday declared that economic policies of the President More...

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Time to change our poverty status

Prof Osinbajo By Ali Alkali Recently, Vice-President,Yemi Osinbajo lamented that about 110 million Nigerians are living in poverty, More...

Kano Assembly orders removal of Kwankwasiyya inscriptions on public buildings

From Edwin Olofu, Kano. Kano State House of Assembly has passed a resolution directing the state government to effect removal of ‘Kwankwasiyya’ More...

Crisis bedevils Niger state PDM

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The Niger State chapter of Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM) has been bedeviled with crisis leading to More...

AMAC empowers 70 women with innovative skills

By Stanley Onyekwere No fewer than seventy women in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have More...

Yobo to join Kano Pillars

Joseph Yobo The chairman of the League Management Company, Shehu Dikko, has served a big hint that former Super Eagles captain, Joseph More...

Agriculture: Buhari’s joker for youth empowerment, rural transformation

By Ali Abare Abubakar Even before the fall in oil prices with the subsequent downfall in revenues, past administrations have continuously More...

Benue lawmakers refund N317m car loan to EFCC — Gov. Ortom

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom Gov. Samuel Ortom has said that 22 state legislators have started refunding car loans they collected More...

Suspected Lassa fever cases rise to 40 in Delta

From Osakhare Erese, Asaba An outbreak of Lassa fever which reportedly killed a medical doctor in Delta State and recorded thirty-two More...

Osinbajo defends FG economic policies

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Says president on track By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin and Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo yesterday declared that economic More...

Poor sanitation cost global economy $223bn in 2015-Report

By Ese Awhotu Lack of access to sanitation cost the global economy US$222.9 billion in 2015, up from US$182.5 billion in 2010, a rise of 22% in just five years, according to More...

DPC opposes emergency powers to tackle economy

Democratic Peoples Congress By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The Democratic People’s Congress has strongly opposed President Muhammadu Buhari’s bill to the National Assembly seeking More...

Crisis bedevils Niger state PDM

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The Niger State chapter of Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM) has been bedeviled with crisis leading to the sack of the state secretary of the party, More...

Edo 2016: APGA tasks Buhari on agro-economy

By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin Candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in the September 10th 2016 governorship election in Edo state, Osaro Onaiwu, has tasked President More...

Finding a solution to Syrian conflict

The second round of the Geneva II conference on the nearby three-year-old Syrian conflict got under way recently. The first More...

A little to the left, a little to the right

The recent federal government decision suspending oversea training for civil servants did not come as surprise More...

TCN remains weakest link in power value chain-ANED

…says Discos lose N1bn monthly to limited transmission By Etuka Sunday Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors...

TSA: We ve repaid over $288m, Fidelity bank claims

From Suleiman Idris, Lagos Fidelity bank, one of the nine deposit money banks (DMBs) accused by...

NNPC, Civil Defense partner to stop vandalism of pipelines

By Etuka Sunday The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense...

Are we winning the fight against HIV?

Hollywood star Charlie Sheen has confirmed he is living with HIV in a US television interview. The development More...

We gave Buhari proposal on ending N’Delta Crisis – UNDEDSS

By Ayodele Samuel,Lagos The United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS) said it have drawn up and submitted a Proposal..

With Aisha Buhari’s ‘Get Involved’, future assured

By Doyin Ojosipe The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), in 2012 released a report tagged ‘At a Glance: Nigeria’. The..

AMAC Vice Chairman, others preach unity among Igbos in FCT

By Stanley Onyekwere The Vice Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Lawrence Onuchukwu has called on More...

‘FCDA capital projects stalled over EFFCC probe’

Investigation has revealed that the Economic and Financial CrimesCommission, (EFCC), has inadvertently stalled the ongoing capitalprojects in the Federal Capital Territory..

AMAC empowers 70 women with innovative skills

By Stanley Onyekwere No fewer than seventy women in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have..

Nigeria may face doom with coach Rohr, Adamu warns

New Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is not good enough and he will “damage” Nigeria before walking away from the country,..

BlackBerry Priv Specs and Price

BlackBerry Priv smartphone was launched in October 2015. The phone comes with a 5.40-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440..

The secret to a long life is having NO SEX, says Hindu monk who claims to be 120 years old (or maybe it just feels that long!)

By AFP and TED THORNHILL Looking remarkably unlined for his claimed 120 years, an Indian monk who says he is the..

How Abdulmumin Jibrin cheated me

Friday Column By Odilim Enwegbara On December 18, 2013, the Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Finance, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin,..

What next for mortgage rates: Record low deals on offer to homeowners, but will Brexit mean rates start to go up?

By SIMON LAMBERT Markets went into turmoil following the momentous decision by the British people to leave the European Union on..