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Babatunde undergoes surgery in Abuja

Recuperating Super Eagles midfielder, Babatunde Michael, has revealed that the greatest takeaway of his participation in the ongoing Brazil FIFA World Cup was playing against the likes of Argentina and FC Barcelona sensation,

 

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The harder they come, the harder they fall

The harder they come, the harder they fall

I don’t like to see people fall. It does something to me. It gives me the blues, makes me feel queasy. Even when some people deserve to fall, the eventuality still sends me into the doldrums. I like decent, dignified exits, when an exit becomes inevi[...]

Any alternative for Jonathan on Abacha?

Any alternative for Jonathan on Abacha?

Anybody in the position of Goodluck Jonathan, as President of Federal Republic of Nigeria will always, even if unwillingly, have CONTROVERSY, as his middle name or he would not merit the call to duty. Whatever he does for good or bad will always be m[...]

Council of State without Buhari

Council of State without Buhari

On Tuesday, July 8, 2014, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and indeed, the Presidential Villa witnessed a parade of former presidents/heads of state of Nigeria. That day, no fewer than six former occupiers of the number one political office of the[...]

The state of emergency in education

The state of emergency in education

“Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be maintained.” --James A. Garfield “It is in fact a part of the function of education to help us escape, not from our own time -- for w[...]

Market Summary

...as at June 27, 2014

Market Capitalisation (₦) 13,930,245,662,026.18 |Volume 468,913,665 |Market Index 42,187.62 |Market Value (₦) 4,990,880,444.42 |Deals 4,789 |Gainers: 33|Losers 23 |Unchanged:
Gainers
Name Price Change % Chg
GUINNESS N200.00 N10.79 5.70% 
PORTPAINT N5.14 N0.24 4.90%
REDSTAREX N5.17 N0.24 4.87%
ETERNA N4.77 N0.22 4.84%
UNILEVER N52.40 N2.40 4.80%
Losers
Name Price Change % Chg
FO N206.30 -N19.34 -8.57%
CHAMPION N10.17 -N0.53 -4.95%
CAVERTON N6.56 -N0.34 -4.93%
LENNARDS N3.15 -N0.16 -4.83%
ABBEYBDS N1.30 -N0.06 -4.41%