Senate probes Paris Club refund, bailout to states

By Christiana Ekpa Senate yesterday said it will probe how the Paris Club refunds and other bailout funds doled out to state governors by President Muhammadu Buhari were approved. Peoples Daily report More...

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Unpaid salaries and matters arising

The issue of unpaid salaries to workers, particularly at the state and local government levels, has become a source of worry to most More...

That Zuma statute in Owerri

Nigerians were jolted by the news that the Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, played host to the President of South Africa, Jacob More...

Iranian envoy calls for closer ties with Nigeria

L-R: Acting Chief Operating Officer, Peoples Media Ltd (PML), Mr. Hameed Bello presenting the copies of Peoples Daily Newspapers to More...

Buhari visits Turkey’s founding father’s mausoleum, lays wreath

L-R: Wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari; President Muhammadu Buhari;  President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey and his wife More...

NYSC member contributes N200, 000 for girl-child education in Zamfara

From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau A member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) of the 2016/2017 Batch B Miss Sarah Obaro Egbo More...

Adamawa PDP chieftain criticizes Makarfi over inconsistency in handling party affairs

* As group protests zoning formula adopted by the party From Umar Dankano Yola A People’s Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain in Adamawa, More...

Benue Govt, Tsav case: Court adjourns to Nov. 1st for hearing

From Uche Nnorom Makurdi A Magistrate Court presided over by Isaac Ajim has adjourned to November 1st, 2017for further hearing in the More...

Risking death at sea to escape boredom

Many people trying to start a new life in Europe want to escape war or extreme poverty, but large numbers of young Algerians are willing More...

Senate probes Paris Club refund, bailout to states

By Christiana Ekpa Senate yesterday said it will probe how the Paris Club refunds and other bailout funds doled out to state governors by President Muhammadu Buhari were approved. Peoples More...

Buhari forwards 2018-2020 MTEF, FSP to Senate

By Christiana Ekpa President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday forwarded the 2018-2020 Medium-Term ‘Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) to the National Assembly More...

Reps to FG: Undertake impact assessment of gas flaring

By Umar Muhammad Puma The House of Representatives has urged the federal government to undertake a damage and post impact assessment of gas flared environment and direct payment More...

Stop playing politics with Buhari’s anti-corruption fight – Youth group tells NASS

By Umar Muhammad Puma Youth group under the aegis of unified Nigerians Youth forum have staged a peaceful protest to the National Assembly urging the lawmakers to desist from playing More...

Rep launches borehole projects across constituency

From Gambo Ahmed, Lafia In a bid to provide potable drinking water to rural communities in his constituency, a member of the House Representative, representing Nasarawa Eggon, More...

The 2018 World Cup ticket

Nigeria has had an easy walk on its way to the World Cup in 2018 in Russia. We did it in style, with a thumping victory over More...

The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC)

From 9:00am local time today, the long awaited 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will More...

FG moves to boost Gemstone sub-sector for GDP growth, job creation -Fayemi

By Musa Adamu The federal government has unfolded plans to ensure that the country maximise potentials...

Electricity: NEMSA urges Nigerians to use only Certified Electrical Installation Contractors

By Etuka Sunday The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency...

SON will not compromise Standards -DG

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi The Director-General, Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) Dr Osita Aboloma said the...

Infrastructure: Uncertainty over 2017 FCT appropriation bill

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Bello Stories by Stanley Onyekwere Less than More...

Civil Servants implored to embrace regular physical exercise

Civil Servants have been urged to imbibe the culture of keeping physical fitness, in order to live a healthy life and..

EU Parliament happy with ‘no traffic situation’ in Abuja

The leader of European Parliament delegation to Nigeria, Santiago Fisas Ayxela, has lauded improved traffic situation in Abuja, the nation’s capital,..

Catalonia: What next for the independence movement?

A little more than two weeks after the Catalan independence referendum, which plunged Spain into its worst political More...

White men kill, brown men found guilty

By Ramzy Baroud I dread US airports. From the moment I enter until the moment I leave, I feel as if..

The American Kakistocracy

Written by Norm Ornstein. He is a contributing writer for The Atlantic, a contributing editor and columnist for National Journal, and..

NUT promotes grassroots sports in Abuja

The Nigerian Union of Teachers, NUT, Abuja Municipal Branch, organized a 4-day grassroots sports for students in Junior Secondary Schools in..

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest ticket to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at..

Restructuring (3)

FRIDAY Column by Engr. Abubakar A. Fari mofari@hotmail.com The second critical issue to come to terms with remains the historical developments..

What successful people don’t do at the end of workday

The last 10 minutes of your workday are equally as important as the first 10. “Whatever you do right before leaving..