Drama in court, as teen suspect keeps mum throughout proceedings

From Edwin Olofu, Kano There was a mild drama at Gezawa High Court Kano Thursday when the Girl Bride, Wasila Tasi suspected to have killed her husband and three others last April More...

2015: Jang accused of purchasing delegates’ forms

From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos As the primaries of political parties draw closer, delegates of the proposed congress of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), in Plateau state, More...

Panic at Lagos airport, as suspected Ebola victim arrive Nigeria

From Suleiman Idris, Lagos There was panic on Wednesday, at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos, as a Nigerian, who allegedly had already been cured of More...

Isa Funtua picks Katsina APC guber form

By Ali Abare Abubakar The rank of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirants in Katsina State has swelled with Abubakar Ismaila Isa Funtua picking up the expression More...

Kogi lawmaker, Ojuola, defects from APC to PDP

From Omale Adama Lokoja A Member representing Yagba-East constituency at the Kogi House of Assembly, Barr Henry Ojuola has decamped to the ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party More...

A dumb thing to do

South African authorities recently impounded a plane that arrived from Nigeria, loaded with $9.3 million, in fresh notes. More...

A bumpy road to 2015

In our October 14 editorial, “Who wants to unmake Ekiti”, we did warn that “Some politicians’ More...

NNPC, Diezani commended for Brass LNG project

By Etuka Sunday The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr. Joseph...

Work commences on 5,000 capacity car park at Lagos airport

From Suleiman Idris, Lagos The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) yesterday announced the commencement of...

No trade offensive with Nigeria – EU Ambassador

Stories by Ayodele Samuel, Lagos European Union Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Michel Arrior, has said the...

Vitamin A cassava as a game changer to “Africa’s best kept secret”

The bio-fortified cassava which is rich in vitamin A is becoming widespread in Africa, driven by increasing More...

US West Africans facing Ebola stigma

Discrimination on the rise in New York City as locals gossip about those who have lost entire families 7,000km away. New..

Boko Haram: The essence of terror

By Tim Lister There are many groups listed by the U.S. State Department as terrorists. But few fit the classic definition..

Abuja residents proffer how to tackle open defecation

Despite the serious environmental health problems associated with the growing menace of open defecation in Abuja, More...

Tell leaders truth, not lies – Jiba charges residents

By Stanley Onyekwere As the political temperature hots-up ahead of the country’s general elections in 2015, residents especially political supporters in..

Tension in Kuruduma village as youth clash with soldiers, FCTA officials over demolition of structures

By Stanley Onyekwere There is mounting apprehension in Kuruduma 1 village, otherwise known as Kpaduma 1, in Abuja Municipal Area Counc..

Jonathan postpones Falcons reception

By Taofeek Lawal President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa Abuja said he would formally receive the African..

Why we need to drink water in the morning

70% of the human body content is water, and so water plays an important role in the proper functioning of your..

Kwankwaso and the APC love triangle

By Ali M. Ali. Two days ago, Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso of Kano state formally threw his hat into the ring..

How much money does the middle class need to get by?

By Katey Troutman We set out to find the happy medium. How much money do you need to maintain a comfortable..