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22 vehicles seized as Customs, smugglers exchange gun fire

An exchange of gun fire between anti-smuggling officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), attached to the Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘A’ Lagos and daring smugglers in Ikoyi area of Lagos has resulted to the interception of 22 brand new luxurious vehicles valued at N186,474,128.

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ZACK ORJI: The actor’s life

The story of Nollywood is not complete without men­tioning Zack Orji, former chairman of Actors’ Guild of Nigeria. As a…

 

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RIBADUISM

RIBADUISM

What I am about to discuss is not essen- tially about Nuhu Ribadu, because this is what a glance on the title would suggest. Today’s discourse is on a very serious matter, the big issue of political prostitution. It is about lack of principles in our[...]

If you ‘Nyako’ me, I will ‘Jonathan’ you!

If you ‘Nyako’ me, I will ‘Jonathan’ you!

This article you are about to read may not make much sense to any Nigerian born after 1960. If you were born in or about 1960, you would have been 14 years in 1974 when one of Nigeria’s most colourful columnists, and certainly one of the best in my g[...]

Wife for one day

Wife for one day

The alarm goes off at exactly 5.00am. He turns on his side and taps his wife. ‘Honey, go and get the kids ready.’ ‘Aren’t we forgetting something here? Today is the day you are wife for one day. So, off you go.’ Madam rolls over to get one more[...]

Ajibola Ogunsola: Model of faithful brother

Ajibola Ogunsola: Model of faithful brother

Ajibola Ogunsola became a household name upon assuming the chairmanship of Punch Nigeria Ltd. in 1987. For well over two de­cades he steered the ship of the Punch Group of newspapers, which sailed through turbulent waters at different times. Througho[...]

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%