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Charles Okah stopped from attempted suicide in court

Charles Okah

Security operatives attached to Justice Gabriel Kolawole at the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday prevented Charles Okah, the alleged mastermind of the 2010 Independence Day bombing from committing More...

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Charles Okah

Charles Okah stopped from attempted suicide in court

Security operatives attached to Justice Gabriel Kolawole at the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday prevented Charles Okah, the alleged More...


Reps ask NERC, Discos to stop upward tariff review

The House of Representatives on Tuesday asked the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) and Distribution Companies (Discos) More...

Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari applauds British support for the recovery, repatriation of Nigeria’s stolen funds

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja applauded the renewed support from Britain and Switzerland for the recovery and repatriation More...

Aliko Dangote

Dangote charges FG on policies to attract investors, fast-track growth

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to implement policies that would attract investors and More...


3 Boko Haram militants killed by their bomb in Niger

Three militants of the Boko Haram group died on Tuesday when a bomb they were transporting exploded in Niger’s Far East region More...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari nominates Ngige, Mohammed, Fashola, Amaechi, others as ministers

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated former Governors Chibuike Amaechi, Babatunde Fashola, Chris Ngige; and the All Progressives More...


Capital market crisis deepens economic woes

OKEY ONYENWEAKU | Investors in the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE have presently been caught in a web of rising anxiety as the All Shares More...

Diezani Alison-Madueke

Alison-Madueke, former Nigeria’s oil minister, arrested in London

Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, immediate past minister of petroleum resources, has been arrested by the UK National Crime Agency in London More...

Remita: Taking e-banking a step further


FELIX OLOYEDE  |  Timeliness is often said to be the soul of business. Most times, making bank payments and collections gulp a lot of time that could have been expended on other More...

Why We Are Celebrating Our Customers — Sterling Bank

Sterling Bank

By Okey Onyenweaku Business Editor   Customers are the reasons for our continued existence and they have been part of our success story thus far. As a responsible and customer More...

Nigeria’s property prices may be the highest in the world


… As housing deficit hits 22 million units by 2020 EZUGWU OBINNA  | Without a deliberate and concerted policy change toward the provision of affordable housing in the More...


Nasarawa residents commend govt for developmental strides

FRANCIS NASARAWA, Lafia | Residents of Nasarawa State have commended the government for its developmental projects across all sectors and their impact on the social and economic More...

My office is open for all and sundry – Idimogu

SESAN LAOYE  |  The legislator representing Oshodi/Isolo Constituency II, Hon. Jude Emeka Idimogu, has said that he is ready to welcome advice and contributions from the people More...

Experts predict 40 per cent fall in 2015 Customs revenue

…say new CGC’s revenue target unrealistic Experts in the maritime industry have predicted a gloomy financial year More...

Rotary Club, commences N550m hospital building …urges Nigerians to donate their eyes


Rotarian N.G. Patel (MFR) of Rotary Club of Palmgrove Estate, during the foundation laying of the Rotary Eye Hospital More...

Saraki Senate to review healthcare laws

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday assured Nigerians of the 8th Senate’s readiness to...

Chemist store Pharmaceutical council shuts 244 medicine shops in Ilorin

Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria (PCN) on Thursday said it had closed down 244 patent medicine and...

Baby4 7 Reasons Nigerian women shun exclusive breastfeeding

WHO recommends that nursing mothers exclusively breastfeed their newborn for the first six months of life...

Why I want to become ANA President-Dzukogi

  MallamB.M Dzukogi is a writer,lecturer, mentor to many budding writers and Director General of the Niger More...

YemisiShyllon’s art foundation commends Wild, arts history scholar

    AdeolaOgunrinde   Founder of OmobaYemisiAdedoyinShyllon Art Foundation, OYASAF Prince YemisiShyllon has praised Johanna Wild for her successful completion of..

Piracy can destroy what Nigeria has built overnight-Kelani

  Tunde Kelani is Nigeria’s foremost film maker, he spoke with ADEOLA OGUNRINDE on his new television channel on internet, the..

FCMB supports Ojude Oba 2015 festival


First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has congratulated the Alaiyeluwa, Oba (Dr) Sikiru Kayode Adetona, the Awujale More...

Fears of sack forces NTDC boss to backdown …as workers call off strike

OREDOLA ADEOLA Following the shutdown of the headquarter of Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) in Abuja, by the striking workers operating..

Aokpe Pilgrimage Centre, thrives as a tourist product …

… as NTDC authenticate centre   OREDOLA ADEOLA Despite the low attention given to the development of tourism in Nigeria, promoters..

Mina Stampede: Death toll now 64, says NAHCON

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Tuesday said 10 more corpses of deceased Nigerian pilgrims had been identified, bringing..
Captain Muhtar Usman

NCAA begins immediate audit of airlines

The Director General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Muhtar Usman, on Tuesday ordered immediate comprehensive audit of all the airlines..
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Nigeria qualify for Olympics after Afrobasket title

  …now ranked No 1 in Africa Nigeria beat Angola 74-65 in the Final of AfroBasket 2015 in Rades, Tunisia on..

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