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Benue Police apprehend 2 robbers in Daudu

There was pandemonium around Daudu area of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State yesterday when suspected armed robbers, who were on their way from Lafia trying to make their way into Makurdi, were intercepted by the police.

Politics
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Coup d’état, electoral fraud same thing –Prof Oditah

At 50, Professor Fidelis Oditah (SAN) could be said to have seen it all in the nation’s justice system, having spent 28 of those years as a lawyer. He is a visiting professor at the Oxford University Faculty of Law and former consultant to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).

Business
Sports
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Brazil 2014 ticket certificates ready

The Nigeria Football Federation has announced that certificates for those who purchased their FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014 match tickets through the NFF are now ready for collection.

 

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My abduction story

My abduction story

This is the holistic version to contextualise all the serial accounts of the abduction tragedy.  The epochal elucidation is not a James Bond fictive narrative but an experiential summation of man’s natural beastliness and innate wickedness, brutishly[...]

JAMB: How not to ‘move education forward’

JAMB: How not to ‘move education forward’

The proposed computer-based test to replace the paper-and-pencil test in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for admission into public universities should be scrapped even before it becomes compulsory in 2015. Computer-based testing[...]

Nyako’s toxic letter!

Nyako’s toxic letter!

I was in my village on Saturday when I received a text of a letter written to the eighteen Northern state governors by the Governor of Adamawa State, Vice Admiral Muritala Nyako (rtd.), complaining of genocide against the North by the federal adminis[...]

A letter to President Jonathan from the grave

A letter to President Jonathan from the grave

Dear President Jonathan: We, the more than 200 victims of Boko Haram’s latest savage bomb attacks, feel we must write to you from beyond. Our simple message is summed up in the phrase: Enough is enough. As you know, we were dispatched to our su[...]

Market Summary

...as at Apr 09, 2014

Market Capitalisation (₦) 12,532,908,857,483.16 |Volume 290,968,059 |Market Index 39,017.66 |Market Value (₦) 4,309,532,824.29 |Deals 4,248 |Gainers: 27|Losers 26 |Unchanged:
Gainers
Name Price Change % Chg
DANGSUGAR N9.89 N0.69 7.50% 
NPFMCRFBK N1.02 N0.05 5.15%
INTENEGINS N0.63 N0.03 5.00%
UACN N57.08 N2.71 4.98%
AFRIPRUD N2.96 N0.14 4.96%
Losers
Name Price Change % Chg
UPL N3.97 -N0.41 -9.36%
COURTVILLE N0.57 -N0.03 -5.00%
IKEJAHOTEL N0.57 -N0.03 -5.00%
TOTAL N172.38 -N9.07 -5.00%
COSTAIN N1.34 -N0.07 -4.96%