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At last, the long-awaited hour has come!

At last, the long-awaited hour has come!

Today about 57 million Nigerians, representing about 82.5 per cent of registered voters with the new Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs), will troop out to choose a president who will preside over their affairs for another four years. All is set to ensure[...]

Laments from this Inverter Country

Laments from this Inverter Country

Here we go again! Another election. Anoth­er hollow ritual. Another rounds of queu­ing up, standing for hours at the crossroads of our hostile political life, there to make a choice via the ballot box. Like 100 million or so Ham­lets in Shakespeare’s[...]

God of FeBuhari is also God of March

God of FeBuhari is also God of March

Since he emerged on the national scene in January 1984, I have been a supporter of Gen Muhammadu Buhari.  Why? His lifestyle just resonates with what I love: simplicity, discipline, probity, accountability, passion for motherland, and many others.  A[...]

Go on, Jonathan!

Go on, Jonathan!

Tomorrow, Nigerian eligible voters will file out across the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to  decide the fate of President Goodluck Jonathan of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and General Muhammadu Buhari of t[...]

Market Summary

...as 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:
Gainers
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%
Losers
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%