No plans to shut down AIT, Raypower in Bauchi- Gov Abubakar

Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar of Bauchi state From Ahmed Kaigama Bauchi Governor Abubakar Mohammed of Bauchi state says he has More...

We’re committed to IDPs welfare in Borno-NEMA

By Mashe Gwamna The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has assured of its commitment to support Internally Displaced Persons, More...

Towards curtailing the menace of frequent fire outbreaks

By Ochiaka Ugwu Apart from ailing economy and insecurity, one problem that seems to be getting out of hand and have deferred all solutions More...

Lassa fever: Lagos commences operation kill rats, make money

In a bid to avert incidences of Lassa Fever and other vector-borne diseases in Lagos State, an NGO, Phosguard Fumigant Ltd, in partnership More...

Probe diversion of IDPs relief materials, CITAD urges EFCC

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi An Nongovernmental Organisation, Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has called on More...

Groups fault CAN’s position on Kerry’s visit to Nigeria

From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos Following the statement credited to the National President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. More...

Elumelu at NIPSS, tasks policy makers on poverty reduction

Tony O. Elumelu The Chairman of Heirs Holdings and United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Mr Tony Elumelu, has identified entrepreneurship More...

Burkini ban: New wave of French ‘mission civilisatrice’

By Rachel Shabi When Aheda Zanetti invented the burkini, it was about fitness and fun, she says. This was in Australia in 2004, and More...

Again, Buhari warns militants to embrace peace or face war

Says Chibok girls issue politicized By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari has warned the Niger Delta militants to either embrace dialogue with the Federal Government More...

Easy of doing business: Nigeria’ll be among top 100 nations by 2019-FG

By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that his administration will make the country one of the most investment friendly nation by 2019. The President gave More...

Chibok girls’ issue politicised, says President

President Muhammadu Buhari By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammad Buhari has said that issues around the release of the Chibok girls abducted by the Boko Haram insurgents have More...

Budget padding: Dogara accuses media of sensationalism

Speaker, House of Rep, Yakubu Dogara From Umar Dankano,Yola. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has said that allegations of budget padding against him and More...

Botched PDP national convention: Blessing in disguise-Prof.-Adedoja

By Ahmed Abubakar A leading contender in the failed National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the office of the National Chairman of the party, Professor 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...

NSE listed equities dip by 0.72%

From Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos Transaction on the floor of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) last week...

Adeosun advises Deltans to look beyond oil, invest on locally made products

From Osakhare Erese, Asaba The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has called on Deltans to...

Elumelu at NIPSS, tasks policy makers on poverty reduction

The Chairman of Heirs Holdings and United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Mr Tony Elumelu, has...

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..

International evaluators score FCT high on disease surveillance

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

NANTMP scribe makes case for allocation of land for trado-medicine dealers in Abuja

By Usman Shuaibu The traditional medicine practitioners on the platform of the National Association of Nigerian Traditional Medicine Practitioners (NANTMP), FCT..

Bello vows to strengthen institutions to right all wrongs in FCT

By Stanley Onyekwere The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has reiterated the resolve of the..

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..

A mother’s milk contains sugars which protect babies from deadly meningitis, blood poisoning and pneumonia

By Fiona Macrae A sugar found in breast milk protects newborn babies against a deadly bug, scientists believe. The naturally occurring..

Nigeria new oil fields and economic recovery

Monday Column by By Prof R. A. Ipinyomi The oil hub of Nigeria, presently concentrated in the Niger Delta, is constantly faced..

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..