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Opposition politicians should learn to be consistent — Masari, Katsina State Gov-elect

Bello Masari

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics 1:22 am

Governor-Elect of Katsina State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, a former speaker of the House of Representatives in this interv Read More →

Delta APC: The crisis that was predicted

APC Joint Leadership Meeting:  From left, National Publicity Secretary of APC Alh. Mohammed Lai, National Chairman John Oyegun, National Auditor Chief Morgan, Senatorial Candidate of APC, Hon Dino Melayi  and APC Presidential Campaign Organization and River State Governor Rotimi Amechi discussing during APC Joint Leadership Meeting held in Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan.

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

After fighting from the trenches for many years and with his efforts again clouded by the unusual political habits of the est Read More →

Elections: Excellencies who lost and won


  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

MOVES by some outgoing state governors to go to the Senate suffered a setback at the just concluded 2015 general elections as Read More →

2015 Election campaigns almost divided Lagos – Fashola

Buhari, Fashola and Ambode

  /   in Elections 2015, News 10:35 am

Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, yesterday, confessed that the 2015 general election campaigns almost divided Lagos Read More →

Lagos: How Ambode won

•Agbaje to Ambode: You have done well

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

LAST Saturday’s election in Lagos was unarguably the toughest governorship poll ever held in the state since the return to Read More →

Tambuwal’s triumph in Sokoto

DEcamped—Speaker Tambuwal after decamping to APC, yesterday.

  /   in Elections 2015, Politics

Hon. Aminu Waziri, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, has fought and won many political battles since he was first Read More →

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ECOWAS new tariff regime will boost Nigeria’s economy – Compt Jubrin

Zakari Jubrin

  /   in Business 12:58 am

Tincan Island Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), is one of the units that has made significant contributions to Nigeri Read More →

Developing internally generated revenue in an era of diversification


  /   in Business

These are the types of statements expected of our State Governments given the current direction of the economy. Taking a shor Read More →

Can the in-coming government fix Nigeria’s economy?


  /   in Business 12:42 am

Nigeria’s 2015 presidential election may have been won and lost but while still savouring his victory at the poll, the pres Read More →

Cassava: Sustainable Weed Management Technologies gets SON support

Cassava Tubers

  /   in Business 12:31 am

The cassava Sustainable Weed Management Technologies, which is meant to help smallholder cassava growers achieve sustainable Read More →

Quality certification boosts consumers’ confidence in dairy products


  /   in Business

There are more than 20 brands of milk in the Nigerian market today but only a few have met Nigerian Industrial Standards(NIS) Read More →

Nigeria’s inflation rises to 8.5% in March


  /   in Business 6:03 pm

The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures inflation rose to 8.5 per cent in March. Read More →

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Why Keshi’s contract signing failed


  /   in Sports 12:43 am

Nigerians who waited for the much celebrated signing of contract between the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Coach Step Read More →

Confederations Cup: Warri Wolves walk tight rope

Warri Wolves

  /   in Sports

Nigeria’s only hope for continental soccer glory Warri Wolves, yesterday rallied to a 2-1 victory over visiting Congolese s Read More →

Arsenal beat Reading, head to Wembley to defend FA Cup

Arsenal's English midfielder Theo Walcott (C) is congratulated by team-mates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group F football match Marseille v. Arsenal on September 18, 2013 at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, southern France. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 8:14 pm

Arsenal reach the FA Cup Final for the second year in a row after Alexis Sanchez scores twice at Wembley to beat Reading 2-1 Read More →

Mikel plays 2 minutes as Hazard humbles Man U


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Nigeria midfield star, John Mikel Obi played four minutes as Eden Hazard’s 18th goal of the season won the weekend’s big Read More →

Messi nets 400th goal as Barca edge past Valencia

File: Lionel Messi

  /   in Sports

Lionel Messi scored the 400th goal of his Barcelona career as the Catalans beat Champions League-chasing Valencia 2-0 to move Read More →

Chelsea beat Man U, extend lead to 10 points


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Champions-elect Chelsea took a significant step towards the Premier League title as Eden Hazard's first-half goal secured a c Read More →

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Jonathan’s, National Assembly’s last battle

President Jonathan

  /   in Politics 12:41 am

Arguably, President Goodluck Jonathan is a gentleman with conscience and passionate about Nigeria. But a school of thought be Read More →

The Igbo agenda in Buhari administration, by Pro. ABC Nwosu

Prof ABC Nwosu

  /   in Politics

Prof. ABC Nwosu was Political Adviser to the President and later Minister of Health under the Obasanjo administration. In t Read More →

Bala Mohammed FCT legacies

*Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister

  /   in Politics

As the lifespan of the present Jonathan presidency gradually inches closer to its end, chroniclers of history will be anxious Read More →

Modern world has no space for ethnic politics – Gov. Oshiomhole

  /   in Politics

Had Jonathan won the March 28 presidential election, he would have been among one of the South- South leaders to be victimized. He knows and confesses it. According to him, he gave everything to make sure his party’s (All Progressives Congress, APC) presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari, win the election. Read More →

S/South APC youths want Reps Deputy Speaker zoned to Edo


  /   in Politics 9:16 pm

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) youths from the South-South want the leadership of the party to zone the speakership or deput Read More →

Did Oba Akiolu’s threat work for Ambode? Yes and No!

Oba Akiolu of Lagos

  /   in Politics

Pa Ikechukwu Okonkwo, a septuagenarian, and his family stayed back in their three-bedroom apartment in Festac Town, Amuwo Odo Read More →






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