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Nigeria @55: Prologue: Still groping in the dark


on October 01, 2015   /   in News, Nigeria@55 4:49 pm

One of the enduring topics of debate over Nigeria’s nationhood is the question: was Nigeria’s amalgamation a mistake? In Read More →

Irresponsibility of Nigerian politicians dragged us backward – Mohammed

Junaid Mohammed

on October 01, 2015   /   in News, Nigeria@55

Second Republic lawmaker, Dr Junaid Mohammed, in this interview said the waywardness and irresponsibility of the Nigerian pol Read More →

Nigeria@55: I’m worried, unhappy but optimistic – Osoba

Olusegun Osoba

on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

Former Governor of Ogun State, Aremo Olusegun Segun Osoba, in this chat, shares his thoughts on the state of nation, where we Read More →

Policing Nigeria: The challenges


on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

GENERALLY speaking, it is beyond doubt that the security situation in Nigeria today is still worrisome. People are still caut Read More →

Nigeria@55: Change expected in health

on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

FORTUNES of the nation’s health sector have slumped following long years of decay and decadence, and there is no doubt that a repositioning is overdue. The transformation to a sector that gives reason for hope and cheer is desirable. There is a plethora of expectations Nigerians want from a health sector rife with tales and expressions of fear, sadness and death. Nigeria currently has some of the poorest health indicators in the world and attention should be more focused on improving these national health indices. Change must begin with the leadership through increased political commitment at all levels, enforcement of professionalism and a defined framework for health practice that clearly defines roles and responsibilities within the system. Read More →

ECONOMY: Need for fiscal federalism, others


on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

The post independence economy of Nigeria seemed to be moving in the right direction with the regions taking charge of their r Read More →

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Breaking: Again, Fulani herdsmen invade Falae’s farm


on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending 2:58 pm

Barely two weeks after some fulani herdsmen attacked and kidnapped the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation S Read More →

14 killed in Damaturu multiple blasts

Gombe presidential rally Car-Bomb-Blast

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

Suspected Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday, hit the Buhari Housing Estate, in Damaturu, Yobe State. Read More →

Buhari’s uneventful 100 days, by Femi Aribisala


on October 07, 2015   /   in Femi Aribisala, News, Trending

AFTER the 2015 election, I predicted on Twitter that when critical decisions are to be taken, Yemi Osinbajo, the token Southe Read More →

Emir of Ilorin to Buhari: Implement confab report to restructure Nigeria

Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

The Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to commence process that will lead to Read More →

Buhari romancing with politicians who destroyed Nigeria for 16yrs —Shekarau

ANPP presidential candidate, Ibrahim Shekarau

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

IMMEDIATE past Minister of Education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, said yesterday, that President Muhammadu Buhari was romancing Read More →

UK crime agency replies Vanguard: Diezani’s cash seizure not related to arrest

Diezani Alison-Madueke

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

ABUJA—The United Kingdom, UK, National Crime Agency has said that the £27,000 (N9,180,000) seized from the former Petroleu Read More →

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AFRIMA 2015 set to host Africa in Lagos


on October 08, 2015   /   in Showtime People 3:54 pm

The International Committee of AFRIMA and the African Union Commission, AUC, on Monday October 5, unveiled Lagos, Nigeria, as Read More →

Malawian pop star, Dan Lufani, Kcee plan collabo


on October 07, 2015   /   in Entertainment 9:24 pm

South African-based Malawian Afro-pop singer, Dan Lufani popularly called, Dan Lu is currently in Nigeria, where he's fine-tu Read More →

Unbelievable! See Lepacious Bose’s weight-loss wonder


on October 07, 2015   /   in Entertainment

Top female stand-up comedienne is known to be a very fat woman, but one who has used her huge weight to good effect by using Read More →

Davido to premiere five unreleased videos


on October 07, 2015   /   in Entertainment, News

With just a few weeks to the release of his sophomore album, “Baddest”, multiple award winning popstar, Davido is set to Read More →

AY settles rift between Gordons and Helen Paul on stage


on October 06, 2015   /   in Entertainment 4:31 pm

Nigeria's biggest annual comedy show, Maltina AY Live held another edition of the comedy concert in Port Harcourt yesterday, Read More →

LoverBoy Wins 200k iPhone 6 For Stunned Girlfriend


on October 06, 2015   /   in Entertainment

Business entrepreneur, Tobore Idoghor who attended the Maltina AY Live Port Harcourt edition with his girlfriend yesterday, S Read More →

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N1.3bn scam: Lulu, 3 other ex-NFF officials file no-case-submission


on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports 2:08 pm

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Thursday fixed Nov.15 to determine the no-case-submission filed by former preside Read More →

BREAKING: Issa Hayatou named FIFA Acting President

Issa Hayatou, Acting FIFA President

on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports

African football leader, Issa Hayatou has been named to take charge of FIFA after former president, Blatter was suspended and Read More →

BREAKING: Vincent Enyeama retires from Super Eagles

Vincent Enyeama

on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports

One of Nigeria’s best goalkeepers, Vincent Enyeama has said that he is no longer a player with the Nigeria’s senior foot Read More →

At last Belgian Embassy issues visa to home Eagles

NEW PLYMOUTH, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 01: Musa Yahaya #11 of Nigeria celebrates with team mates after he scores his teams second goal during the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 Group E match between Nigeria and Brazil held at Stadium Taranaki on June 1, 2015 in New Plymouth, New Zealand.  FIFA

on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports

The Belgian embassy in Nigeria yesterday evening issued entry visa to the members of the Super Eagles ahead of the internatio Read More →

Why I removed Enyeama as Eagles captain — Oliseh

Enyeama lifts Ahmed Musa on his shoulder at a training session prior to 2014 W/Cup in Brazil.

on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports

The dramatis personae in what has become known as the show of shame of Belgium have been speaking on their actions even as th Read More →

I was stripped naked and thrown out — Enyeama

Enyeama Vincent

on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports

After the yelling, shouting and shoving that engulfed the Super Eagles camp in Belgium on Tuesday, skipper Vincent Enyeama st Read More →