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JONATHAN’S strategic secrets

JONATHAN’S strategic secrets

As you read this piece, I am angry. The cause of my anger is the level of hypocrisy in our nation today. Before now this detest­able act was restricted to the negligi­ble few but today it is very pervasive, not even the sacred is spared. Politi­cal c[...]

Police and soldiers are human beings too

Police and soldiers are human beings too

Police and soldiers the world over are human beings. The only differ­ence between security and law enforcement agents and the civil popu­lace is in the training they receive and the uniform they wear (that is for those who wear uniforms). Otherwis[...]

Trouble with Nigeria…  What Chinua Achebe told me

Trouble with Nigeria… What Chinua Achebe told me

In times like these, you wish they were still around with us in this era of errors and terrors, this era of economic turmoil, social upheavals and political shenanigans. They were the real men of God, even if they didn’t quote the Holy Bible or re[...]

2015 presidential election: Issues that’ll determine the winner

2015 presidential election: Issues that’ll determine the winner

Despite the prophecies, predic­tions, social media permuta­tions and other forms of dia­lectics, there are some hard facts that must be considered in deter­mining who carries the day when Nige­rians choose their President on Febru­ary 14, 2015. And 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%