Chime appoints new Chief of Staff

Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State has approved the appointment of Mr. Victor Nnanna Atuonwu as his new Chief of Staff.…


National survey’ll solve housing problem for low income earners –Eyakenyi

Mrs. Akon Eyakenyi, the Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, is one of the female politicians who can rise to the occasion when it matters most. At 54 her appointment was seen as a welcome development and a moment to celebrate a woman who has become accepted by many who look up to her as a role model in Akwa Ibom State.


NFF pencils 66 players for invitation

The technical department of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterdayhanded a list of 66 Nigerian players in both domestic and foreign leagues to the Super Eagles caretaker coaches for consideration for the AFCON 2015 qualifying matches against Congo and South Africa.


Bridal sleeves now trendy

 Bolero and sleeveless bridal dresses   would soon be a thing of the past in the fashion scene, says Yemi…



2015: ‘Are you see what I am saw?’

2015: ‘Are you see what I am saw?’

Contrary to what Chief Zebrudaya (Chika Okpala) observed in that recent campaign jingle of the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN), I think I would actually be needing a mirror to get a clearer view of the political situation at hand in Niger[...]

Boko Haram: A puzzled  nation watches and waits

Boko Haram: A puzzled nation watches and waits

Many people would have looked up to Monday this week, as a momentous day that peace returned to some northern parts of the country that have been in the eye of Boko Haram’s violence for more than three years. Another reason many people looked up to M[...]

Jailing their ‘Excellencies’

Jailing their ‘Excellencies’

A piece of heartening political news came out of Nigeria last week.No, it was not the Federal Government’s proclamation last Friday that it had reached an immediate ceasefire agreement with the Islamist insurgents known as Boko Haram - a name that tr[...]

Coach Keshi and his nation

Coach Keshi and his nation

Shortly after the Super Eagles heroic outing in South Africa in 2013, we sat over dinner with Coach Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, at the residence of a principal officer of the National Assembly at the Apo Legislative Quarters. The Sun newspaper team had [...]

Market Summary at July 15, 2014

Market Capitalisation (₦) 14,189,103,577,525.20 |Volume 251,758,465 |Market Index 42,971.56 |Market Value (₦) 3,003,431,717.63 |Deals 5,692 |Gainers: 33|Losers 27 |Unchanged:
Name Price Change % Chg
CAP N40.95 N1.95 5.00% 
AIRSERVICE N2.34 N0.11 4.93%
UAC-PROP N18.30 N0.86 4.93%
TRANSEXPR N2.06 N0.09 4.57%
JOHNHOLT N1.20 N0.05 4.35%
Name Price Change % Chg
RTBRISCOE N1.04 -N0.10 -8.77%
ASHAKACEM N32.47 -N1.70 -4.98%
DNMEYER N1.20 -N0.06 -4.76%
INFINITY N1.60 -N0.08 -4.76%
COSTAIN N1.25 -N0.06 -4.58%