Friday March 27th, 2015
Friday March 27th, 2015

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2015 Presidential Election Poll


  /   in Elections 2015 1:00 am

2015 Presidential Opinion Poll Read More →

My plan to defeat Jonathan and Buhari — Onovo, NCP presidential candidate

Mr Martin Onovo

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

In this interview, the Presidential candidate of the National Conscience Party, NCP ,Mr. Martin Onovo maintains that there is Read More →

PVCs: Distribution rate signals robust participation

Chairman of the Commission, Professor Attahiru Jega

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

WITH Nigeria’s electoral map indicating that about 56, 431,255 people have so far collected their Permanent Voters Cards, P Read More →

Only paid praise singers want continuity — Arigbe-Osula

Arigbe- Osula...Don’t  give the cartel a chance

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics 9:02 pm

Arigbe-Osula who is a keen supporter of the Muhammadu Buhari presidential aspiration in this interview gives his perspective Read More →

Polls: How Jonathan, Buhari will battle for votes

Buhari, Jega and Jonatrhan

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

President Goodluck Jonathan, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and his major rival, Muhammadu Read More →

Vote to determine your future —AMAECHI

BRIEFING: Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State  during a Press briefing on poltically motivated violence and deaths in Rivers State. yesterday. Photo: Nwankpa Chijioke.

  /   in Elections 2015, News

Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State has urged Nigerians to vote cautiously in Saturday's presidential elections in order Read More →

Business View All →

Unilever acquires N43bn shares of Nigerian unit

  /   in Business 12:55 am

Unilever is planning to raise its stake in its Nigerian unit to as much as 75 percent to benefit from expected economic growth in Africa’s most populous nation. Read More →

Senate ties NIMASA’s 2015 budget approval to payment of workers’ allowances

File photo: The e-waste-laden ship at the Tin-Can Port Lagos.

  /   in Business

The Senate Committee on Marine Transport has told the management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Read More →

Agriculture bears major brunt of Natural disaster — Report


  /   in Business

Nearly a quarter of damages wrought by natural disasters on the developing world are borne by the agricultural sector accordi Read More →

FG seeks $2 b W/Bank, ADB loan

Jonathan and Okonjo-Iweala

  /   in Business 9:08 am

Faced with low oil revenue and high demand for foreign exchange, the federal government has taken steps to source $2 billion Read More →

Is your organization’s strategic planning a waste of time and resources? (4)


  /   in Business

Every organization’s number one strategic management goal is to develop a plan, but unless the plan is integrated at all le Read More →

Business enthusiasm: Nigeria tops global ranking

A market in Ghana

  /   in Business

Nigeria leads the world in enthusiasm for business, according to a survey carried out by Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM Read More →

Sports View All →

Pinnick spits fire on Eagles: Buckle up or be bundled out!


  /   in Sports 1:22 am

Patriotic fervour, defined by hard –fighting spirit, positive attitude and pride in wearing the green-white-green, was the Read More →

Our football is down – Amokachi confesses


  /   in Sports

Super Eagles assistant coach Daniel Amokachi has stated that Nigeria’s football is down, but was confident the future of th Read More →

Star introduces reward platform for football fans

Nigeria supporters celebrate their team's  2-0 win over Ethiopia on January 29, 2013 after a 2013 African Cup of Nations Group C football match at the Royal Bafokeng stadium in Rustenburg. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 11:14 pm

Football fans in Nigeria are anxiously awaiting the debut of a new football platform called Star Football Superfans, which is Read More →

Shakes: Nigeria want payback

Coach Shakes Mashaba

  /   in Sports

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba believes Nigeria feel it will be payback time when they meet in an international friendly Read More →

NFF Board ratifies Sanusi’s appointment

nff logo

  /   in Sports

The Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday formally ratified the appointment of Dr. Mohammed Sanusi Read More →

Enyeama doubtful for Bafana clash

Enyeama Vincent

  /   in Sports

Super Eagles captain Vincent Enyeama has been sidelined by a back injury and could miss the South Africa, Nigeria friendly in Read More →

Politics View All →

Jonathan: Uncommon journey to greatness

President Goodluck Jonathan speaks during his visit to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in Lagos, on March 12, 2015.  President Jonathan visited the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on March 12, and launched a new online mobile platform, X-Gen, designed to increase local investment. The platform is targetted at increasing the number of local investors in the country and to enable about 30 millions domestic investors have access to the market. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Politics 12:45 am

President Goodluck Jonathan comes across as one of the favourites in tomorrow’s election. Having learnt the ropes as a depu Read More →

Buhari: A consistent alternative

Gen. Muhammadu Buhar

  /   in Politics

Within the span of about 18 years from 1985 to the turn of the century Muhammadu Buhari transformed from a military dictato Read More →

There’ll be no post-election violence— Dr Fasehun


  /   in Politics 1:23 am

Yoruba leadership is never purchased, it is never for sale. And the Yoruba people know their leaders. Read More →

How I’ll revamp Nigeria — Okoye

Presidential Candidate of the United Democratic Party (UDP), Godson Okoye

  /   in Ekiti Elections, Politics

Presidential Candidate of the United Democratic Party (UDP), Barr. Godson Okoye, in this interview spoke on his mission and p Read More →

PDP, APC: Last minutes offensives on the Plateau


  /   in Politics

THREE days to the Presidential and National Assembly elections, political parties especially, the Peoples Democratic Party, P Read More →

Election: We Are Headed For Victory, By Adamu Muazu

Jonathan and Muazu

  /   in Politics 10:00 pm

On Saturday, Nigerians will once again troop out in their numbers to exercise their constitutionally guaranteed rights to ele Read More →



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