Maiduguri, Borno State capital, was yesterday shut down as twin explosions believed to have ben perpetrated by two female Boko Haram bombers near a major market, killing 34 people, while 54 victims were on hospital admission.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said yesterday it will no longer condone the deliberate, unwarranted and sustained vicious attacks on the person and office of the President, the institutions of democracy and Nigeria’s unity by the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC).
BY OLABISI OLALEYE firstname.lastname@example.org 08094000013, 08111813040 In a few weeks, all roads will lead to Doha, Qatar, United Arab Emirates for the…
France’98 FIFA World Cup star for Nigeria, Garba Lawal has come down hard on out of contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi putting the failure of the team squarely on his shoulders.
The uncanny revolution for the awakening of the Nigerian music industry instituted by the organisers of Nigeria’s premier gospel awards,…
Providence has a way of reordering our paths. According to Prof Chinua Achebe in Things Fall Apart, some people say,…
Sense of style Beautiful, chic and sophisticated, former NTA Director of Marketing, Grace Egbagbe, is regarded as one of the…
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My weeklong visit to Nigeria last week was enlightening. Here’s one of the clearest things I discovered: That most enlightened Nigerians are deeply dissatisfied, indeed troubled, by the state of affairs in their country. Those I talked to included me[...]
Athought - provoking piece naturally provokes thought-provoking reactions. That has been my experience since last week, after the publication of the column, ‘BADEH, BOKO HARAM AND OUR NATION.’ From all over the nation, the reactions came pouring. M[...]
I think it was in year 2000 that I decided to change my Mitsubishi Lancer and buy a Mercedes Benz 190. As soon as I told some people, they were full of discouragements. They told me it was too big for me and that as a woman I should buy ‘First Lady[...]
You should not expect to be happy every day of your life. You should actually not expect to be happy all the time. It is both foolish and idealistic to expect that you would not have sad days. People should brace up for the fact of life that most ti[...]
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