Explosion kills 5 in Borno

By Usman Audu The army disclosed yesterday that five persons including a soldier were killed when an Improvised Explosive Device, IED, exploded along Biu-Damboa Road in Borno state. The army in a statement More...

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Democracy best solution to our national problems – Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commended Nigerians for working More...

Higher education panacea to unemployment?

By Ochiaka Ugwu There is no doubt that Nigerians from all walks of life are ogling to have tertiary education and the number of candidates More...

Economic crisis caused by easy choices- Dogara

Rep. Yakubu Dogara By Umar Muhammad Puma The present economic crisis facing Nigeria was a result of easy choices, Speaker of the House More...

May 29: Journalists escape lynching in Zamfara

NUJ Nigerian Union of Journalists From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau The Zamfara state members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) More...

AfDB, World Bank launch $328m water, sanitation projects in Port Harcourt

Water supply and sanitation projects worth $323million have been launched in Obio/Akpor communities in Rivers. The project is jointly More...

Sheriff snubs PDP BoT expanded reconciliation meeting

By Ahmed Abubakar The embattled former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), national Chairman, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff was absent at the expanded More...

Tiv youth leader in Nasarawa dumps PDP for APC

By Ali Abare Abubakar Mr. Peter Igbachar-Kwembe, President of the Tiv Youths Association and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party More...

National Assembly to prioritize fight against HIV/AIDS – Saraki

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, yesterday, said the National Assembly will continue to give required More...

Explosion kills 5 in Borno

By Usman Audu The army disclosed yesterday that five persons including a soldier were killed when an Improvised Explosive Device, IED, exploded along Biu-Damboa Road in Borno state. The More...

Civil Defence uncovers 2 bomb -making factories in Dikwa

Nigeria Security Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) The Borno State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) on Sunday discovered two bomb-making factories in More...

Kwara approves N8.5m for Islamic examination scholarship

Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed From Olanrewaju Lawal,Ilorin The Kwara state government has approved the sum of N8.5 million for the sponsorship of final year students More...

One year economic achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari

By Etuka Sunday The focus of any country and its leadership that believes in the future and well being of its citizenry is to better the economic prosperity of such country. For More...

Former Interior Minister lashes out at Ortom’s govt

The former minister of interior Abba Moro From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi Former Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro has lashed out the Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom over 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...

Niger Delta stakeholders pledge to help stop pipeline vandalism

By Etuka Sunday The Federal Government and stakeholders from the Niger Delta region yesterday resolved to...

Minister canvasses for reduction in cost of governance

By Umar Muhammad Puma The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has said that reductions in...

We are getting deeper in economic mess – Okowa

From Osakhare Erese, Asaba Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday regretted worsened economy, saying: “We...

South Sudan children swapping guns for books

Child soldiers in South Sudan Around 300 child rebel soldiers in South Sudan sit proudly with their uniforms More...

Inside Zuwara, the heart of Libya’s people-smuggling trade

The walk along the beach in Zuwara was short, but in just 50 yards I found three dead bodies in the..

Privatisation: NAHCO invested N1.4bn to upgrade infrastructure, equipment – BPE

By Etuka Sunday The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) said, the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) has invested N1.4billion to upgrade..

Bello warns Area Council officials against corruption

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Bello By Stanley Onyekwere The Minister of the More...

Turn Around Ministry ends 5-day convention with call for prayers, dedication to God

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The TurnAround Evangelical Mission International, in Mararaba, near Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has concluded its..

Drama in Kwali as new chairman shuns take-over register

By Paul Efiong A mild drama ensued amidst jubilation galore last Friday, as the newly sworn chairman of Kwali Area Council,..

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 key to easing migraines, wear sunglasses

A special pair of sunglasses could one day help ease symptoms in those that suffer the agony of the crippling migraines. The..

Insecurity: Taraba’s dangerous turn

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 Even at the best of times,Tarabais a state with multiple security challenges that should be..

How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide (II)

By Jessica Dolcourt and Brian Bennett Key consideration points Screen size Large screens (5 inches or greater) Smartphone are getting bigger,..