Amazing riches, entrepreneurship of  Lagos motor park touts (Agberos)

Mc Oluomo and his six daughters, who are based abroad. By ADEBAYO OBAJEMU, Contributing Editor They are everywhere,  we may as well call them part of the challenge of living in urban centres. As  confounding as they are,  motor park touts popularly  called “Agbero” in local parlance are a people that inhabit a world and  subculture More...

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By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, December 24th, 2018
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The darker side of Ipodo

Ipodo Street, Ikeja, Lagos By YUSUF MOHAMMED Ipodo community located at the heart of Ikeja is like any other community during the day as it is known for legal commercial activities. However, the activities at More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Sunday, November 4th, 2018
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NHIS Scandal: Buhari sacrifices Usman for 2019

Professor Usman Yusuf, Executive Secretary, the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) …He took on a powerful South West group and lost – Expert By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA After months of intrigues and politicking More...

By Obinna Ezugwu On Monday, October 22nd, 2018
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Anambra: Land of Giants

…Peter Obi’s nomination follows old tradition By OBINNA EZUGWU Onitsha, the commercial hub of the Igbo country welcomes you, from the west, not necessarily to Igbo land – which starts long before along the More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Entrepreneurship: Escape route from poverty

Poverty and unemployment in Nigeria have remained hydra-headed in spite of many government intervention programmes. A young entrepreneur The situation is even worsened yearly as the country’s tertiary institutions More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, March 25th, 2018
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Dangote wows Lagos with super duper marriage

By AYOLA OLAOLUWA Her father is the world’s richest black man, so it’s little surprise that Fatima Dangote’ wedding was a lavish, no-expense spared, fairy-tale affair. Fatima, who is one of 57-year-old industrialist More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Drug abuse is on increase among youths

 Frustrated and humbled by increasing difficult economic conditions, pervasive social anomie, breakdown of age-old value system and discipline, most youths now find solace in drug abuse, writes Adebayo Obajemu  Fadairo More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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As Trade Fairs arrive: where are the gains, what are the issues

By JOHNMARK UKOKO In few weeks time, the country will host three major “international trade fairs”, in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Kano to promote trade and commerce in the various cities, as well as to boost the More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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SMARTPHONES: Nigerians’ new addiction

Nigerians using smartphones By AYOOLA OLAOLUWA Many Nigerians are currently grappling with smartphone addiction, findings by Business Hallmark have revealed. Since its introduction into the country on the 6th of More...