Daily Archives: December 3, 2012

Politics Tinubu-asiwaju
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Recently, the palace of the paramount ruler of Egba Kingdom, Oba Michael Adedotun Gbadebo, the Alake of Egbaland in Abeokuta, Ogun State, was stretched beyond capacity. It was the day the first class traditional ruler conferred the prestigious traditional titles of Aare Ago and Erelu Aare Ago

Trending Half-shaved
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A half-shaved hairstyle is daring and cool. It gives you a fierce and warrior-like beauty. Celebrities like Rihanna and Jada Pinkett-Smith have set the records with this hair trend. But it is no longer a celebrity affair, more women are digging it day-by-day and it is not going away anytime soon.

COVER Sanusi
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An Ibadan-based legal luminary, Otunba Kunle Kalejaye (SAN), has lambasted the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi over his recent statement, calling for mass retrenchment of the civil servant in the country as a solution to the nations economic woes, describing it as the most irresponsible

National Bolanle Onagoruwa
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Sacked Director-General, Bureau for Public Enterprises (BPE), Ms. Bolanle Onagoruwa, may be in for fresh trouble following moves by the House of Representatives to make her account for her tenure. Last Tuesday, Onagoruwa was billed to appear before the House Committee on Public Procurement, but when top BPE officials appeared without her,

Opinion Ahmed Hussein-egypt
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As elementary as that statement sounds, those who ought to be permanently conscious of its meaning and expectations, appear ignorant and indifferent about the consequences of even attempting to mix them up, for subjective reasons. And so, however much one may appreciate the view of the White House spokesman, Jay Carney, that

Business MOHAMMAD AHMAD
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Before the establishment of the National Pension Commission (PenCom) nine years ago, Nigeria had operated, particularly in the public sector, defined benefit (DB) pension scheme, which was largely unfunded and non-contributory. The scheme led to a massive accumulation of pension debt and became unsustainable,

Entertainment Zainab Ahmed
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Kannywood producer, Zainab Ahmed is a breath of fresh air. She is intelligent, strong and bold. It is these characteristics that stand her out as a producer in the male dominated Hausa movie industry. Yet, for years, she operated from the background in order not to offend her family.