Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke yesterday said her ministry has begun a probe of the current fuel scarcity across the country,vowing to deal with forces behind the scarcity.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the PDP-led Federal Government of acting out a clandestine script to increase fuel prices through the back door.
Determined to give Nigerian construction sector value for money and to maintain industry lead in cement manufacturing in Africa, Dangote Cement has finalised plans to raise its cement grade from the popular 42.5 to 52.5 grade.
Former Super Eagles skipper and BCC African Player of the year award winner, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha has warned the Super Eagles to be at their very best at the World Cup in Brazil and must not be found wanting stating that failure to go beyond the first round could prove detrimental for the game in Nigeria.
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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Right from the day President Goodluck Jonathan announced that he’d be convening a national conference, I had been against the idea. But my opposition was not because it was not packaged, as the Sovereign National Conference that some pro-democracy ac[...]
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[...]
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