Bill to tackle climate change impact passes second reading in Senate

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Senate yesterday passed for second reading bill seeking for measures at addressing the negative impacts of global More...

Kaduna gets $21m World Bank grant to renovate schools

From Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna As part of it effort to assist education in Kaduna State, the World Bank yesterday gave a 21 million More...

Bello bestows Abuja citizenship on Cameroonian President

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

Enugu Disco yet to meter 70% of its Customers – NERC

The Ag. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) Dr Anthony Akah, mni, By Etuka Sunday …Says More...

AEDC to reduce collection losses to 37% by December

By Etuka Sunday …Engages customers in Bwari Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) yesterday disclosed its plan to reduce More...

DG PenCom to address Pension Funds Investment at CBU Lecture

Stories from Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos The Director General of the National Pension Commission (PenCom), Chinelo Anohu-Amazu is to address More...

FBN Holdings looks up to Insurance to sustain group

Nigeria’s biggest banking group FBN Holdings has no need to tap equity markets after an unexpected 119 billion naira ($600 million) More...

Aisha Buhari urges more enlightenment on environmental degradation

Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs. Aisha Buhari From James Ogunnaike, Abeokuta Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs. Aisha More...

Tourism sector will thrive under Lai Mohammed says FTAN President

Chief Tomi Akingbogun, the President, Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria (FTAN) on Wednesday assured that the country’s tourism sector would thrive under the current More...

NMC inducts 18 Nigerian professors, Columbian as fellows

From Yakubu Mustapha,Minna. No fewer than 18 Nigerian mathematics professors and a Columbian have been inducted into the Fellowship of the National Mathematics Centre as FNMS, More...

Kano: Father of abducted 14-year old boy demands justice in court

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano Abubakar Abdullahi, father of a 14-year old boy (name withheld), a resident of Gobirawa area of Dala local government area has told journalists in Kano More...

El-Rufai reshuffles cabinet

From Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai yesterday reshuffled the State Executive Council. In a statement issued by the Special Assistant More...

Ogun assembly extends tenure of LG c’ttee chairmen

The Ogun House of Assembly yesterday extended the tenure of the 20 Local Government Transition Committee Chairmen in the state following the expiration of their tenure on Friday. The 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...

Enugu Disco yet to meter 70% of its Customers – NERC

By Etuka Sunday …Says action unacceptable .Commissions Abakaliki Forum Office The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC)...

AEDC to reduce collection losses to 37% by December

By Etuka Sunday …Engages customers in Bwari Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) yesterday disclosed its plan...

DG PenCom to address Pension Funds Investment at CBU Lecture

Stories from Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos The Director General of the National Pension Commission (PenCom), Chinelo Anohu-Amazu...

How the lives of Bin Laden’s neighbours changed forever

Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden was killed in Abbottabad, Pakistan in a dramatic and bloody raid by US Navy More...

What made Papa Wemba so influential?

Tributes have been pouring in for Congolese musician Papa Wemba who died on Sunday morning after collapsing on stage. African music..

Are cities the new countries?

Do big cities have more in common with each other than with the rest of their own countries? Are there meaningful..

Bello bestows Abuja citizenship on Cameroonian President

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

Association wants gov’t to establish permanent tippers’ garage in FCT

By Usman Shuaibu The leadership of the Association of Tippers Quarry, Lugbe branch, in Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) of the..

Giri community leader begs for Secondary School

By Usman Shuaibu The Village Head of Giri Magaji community in Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Etsu..

Mourinho congratulates Ranieri for winning his title with Leicester

Jose Mourinho has congratulated Claudio Ranieri and Leicester City on their Premier League triumph. The former Chelsea boss watched his old..

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..

Experts urge Nigerians to screen for Hepatitis

By Doyin Ojosipe Nigerians have been advised to go for medical screening in order to ascertain their Hepatitis status. This is..

New Wage: When the Dew Can no Longer Quench Thirst

By, Israel A. Ebije, Workers in Nigeria are celebrating another May Day amidst shrinking salaries, uncertainty in the market value of..

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,..