Breaking News: Oscar Pistorius jailed 5 years for killing girlfriend

After months of trial, South African athlete, Oscar Pistorius, has been sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The sentence was for culpable More...

2015 guber ticket: Wamakko woos Tambuwal with free nomination form

From Raji Bello, Sokoto and Umar Muhammad Puma with agency report. Indication has emerged that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, may have concluded More...

Insecurity: Jonathan in closed-door meeting with Sheriff, Marwa

By Lawrence Olaoye. President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday held a meeting with former Borno state governor, Senator Ali-Modu Sheriff and the former military administrator of Lagos More...

Electricity: Communities appeal for transformer

By Usman Shuaibu The people of Angwan Ajara and Kasuwa-Dare communities, in Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have appealed to the Chairman of the More...

Yar’Adua, Aminchi pick Katsina guber form

From Lawal Sa’idu Funtua, Katsina As the All Progressives Congress (APC) begins the sale of nomination forms so far three aspirants which include, younger brother to the late More...

These interminable court martial trials

Twice in 4 four months we have had to take a strong position on the uprising by soldiers in their Maiduguri barracks against More...

Our representatives indeed!

Over two-thirds of the 360-strong Federal House of Representatives, last week (October 15), approved a number of More...

FG Inaugurates committee for land resources

By Evelyn Okakwu The Minister of Lands housing and urban development, Mrs Akon Eyakenyi has set...

BACSAAN commends ceasefire deal, calls for genuine implementation

By Evelyn Okakwu The Building and Construction Skilled Artisans of Nigeria (BACSAAN) has called on the...

People should write my report card – Dagogo-Jack

The former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Power (PTFP), Engr. Beks Dagogo-Jack in this...

Lessons of Ebola: Unequal in life, unequal in death

By John Lloyd The most important and tragic speech of these times was given earlier this week, though the author More...

Ebola outbreak: How Nigeria is beating the killer virus

Nigeria, unlike other Ebola-stricken countries, is succeeding in wiping out the disease through rigorous monitoring, the BBC’s Science editor David Shukman..

Abandonment of BringBackOurGirls campaigns

Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared – except for families in Nigeria. Abuja, Nigeria..

Abuja Original inhabitants scold Bala’s supporters over ‘please stay protest’

FCT-minister-Bala-Mohammed By Stanley Onyekwere The Original Inhabitants Development Association of Abuja (OIDA), More...

Electricity: Communities appeal for transformer

By Usman Shuaibu The people of Angwan Ajara and Kasuwa-Dare communities, in Gwagwalada Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)..

Non-redecoration: Court orders 4 residents to pay N3,000 fine, repaint premises within 7 days

By Stanley Onyekwere A Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) mobile court sitting in Garki 1, section 1, in Abuja, the nation’s..

Besiktas consider Arsenal striker

Turkish side Besiktas have set their sights on Arsenal striker Lukas Podolski according to reports. The 29 year old German international..

Nigeria’s Lilian evicted from Big Brother Africa

Three contestants, including one of Nigeria’s representatives, Lilian Afegbai, were evicted on Sunday from Big Brother Africa Hotshots, the 9th season..

15 Healing power of honey

1.Respiratory diseases and heart related ailments (a) Cough: Grind some bitter kola and garlic and mix the powders to 33cl bottle..

Hard questions government must answer

By Garba Shehu. The perplexing truce reached between the Jonathan administration and the Boko Haram insurgents highlights challenges that Abuja can’t..

Tips for choosing your business location

Choosing a business location is perhaps the most important decision a small business owner or startup will make, so it requires..