Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has assured people in the rural communities of the state that government will provide the needed infrastructure and amenities to make life comfortable for them and boost their economic life.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has again urged on President Goodluck Jonathan to take time off his premature electioneering campaign to visit Yobe State to commiserate with the bereaved families of the innocent schoolchildren who were brutally murdered by terrorists last month.
Leading manufacturers of cement in the country, Dangote Cement Plc, yesterday launched 52.5N grade of cement into the Nigerian market.
Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia has renewed its appeal on the League Management Company (LMC) to relocate its week 2 Glo Premier League encounter with El-Kanemi Warriors from Maiduguri to another venue for security reasons.
Though Nigerians in the United States have always surrounded Vivian Obiageli Nwakah, living in Nigeria is a great new experience for this young, fast paced business executive.
Concern Felicia Martins is benevolent to the letter. Founder of Society for the Safety of the Insane and the Destitute (SO-SAID), she has been carrying the cross of the down-trodden for over a decade. At the beginning of the journey, she was made an object of derision. Her husband threw her out for eight months after several
Making Nigeria’s Centenary Queen was not a tea-party. A lot of efforts went into it as expressed in this interview by Nigeria’s first Centenary Queen who is aptly named Queen Uba. The uniqueness of this version is that, until the next 100 years, there will be no other Centenary Queen, and none
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I was reflecting on the centennial crown conferred on Nigeria’s former kleptocratic ruler, General Sani Abacha, when it struck me that the only analogy that approximates the brazen infamy and impunity of the award is the story of Israel’s worst case [...]
For those unaware of its source, I might as well state from the outset that the title of this column is not original. It’s adapted from a statement released last week by Wole Soyinka. The statement, which bore the Nobel laureate’s stamp of revulsion [...]
Today, Monday, March 10, 2014, President Goodluck Ebele Jona-than breaks yet another jinx in the South East and is by so doing, pulling himself and his political prospects deeper and more firmly into the hearts and souls of the illustrious and i[...]
Elegy in a college graveyard,’ the title of my last week’s piece, has elicited more elegies from Nigerians, who have been reacting to the column and proffering solutions to the seemingly intractable Boko Haram menace. For our nation, it has become[...]
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