Ahead of the this year’s Annual General Meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) which kicks off on Thursday in Tokyo, Japan, the bank has launched a new fund to help Nigeria and other oil producing African countries
Daily Archives: October 9, 2012
An Enugu High Court yesterday granted an interlocutory injunction restraining factional chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Victor Umeh
Armed robbers yesterday in Lagos shot dead two policemen at the Oko-Oba Agege area of the metropolis. The two policemen, an assistant superintendent of police (ASP) and an inspector were attached to the Oko-Oba Police Station
Not known to be flippant when it comes to making promises, Super Eagles’ boss, Stephen Keshi, momentarily threw that to the winds when he assured Nigerians and especially Governor Liyel Imoke of Cross River and the people of the state that the national team
First and foremost, we must re-establish and embrace the values of truth and justice as the unchanging foundations in the management of human affairs. There are some historical untruths that we as a nation must confront if we are to move forward together.
History often belongs to the wise and prudent. Certainly, it doesn’t favour those with the impetuosity to ignore the lessons of history. The huge prize attached to those who ignore the lessons of history is that ultimately, they get punished
The recent World Health Organisation (WHO) alert on likely increase in the number deaths from cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) to 23.6 million annually by 2030 from the present 17.6 million per year is disturbing.
Prior to the October 22, 2005 Bellview Airlines crash which claimed 117 lives, Lisa Village was an unknown community in a remote part of Ifo Local Government area of Ogun State. It lacked motorable roads, government schools, electricity, telephone networks
Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, yesterday, barred reporters covering the Senate from recording verbal proceedings of her meeting with the Petroleum Resources (Downstream) Committee.