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The fall of Nyako

The fall of Nyako

I am still amazed at the way Murtala Nyako, the impeached governor of Adamawa State, kissed the dust without a whimper. Going by the way the man carried on before his impeachment, you would think that he has a backbone. But the former governor has pr[...]

What Nigeria needs is more scholarship and less leadership

What Nigeria needs is more scholarship and less leadership

When Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu cried out, we were not fooled even as we were full of pity for him. In a not too surprising confession on the 18-07-14 Vanguard, he pleaded that the fate of being in opposition is difficult to bear. In his words: I must tell yo[...]

A memorable day in my life (2)

A memorable day in my life (2)

In this concluding part, I must confess that I was overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and kindness the Nigerian commu­nity in the United States, including those in Nigeria, showered me with during the Roasting/Special Honors on July 12, 2014. I wa[...]

APC catches PDP disease

APC catches PDP disease

Like I said in this column last week, all is not well with the All Progressives Congress (APC). The opposition party that held so much promise a few months ago has suddenly contacted PDP-litis,  a disease that manifests in the form of myopia and over[...]

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%