Tuesday September 16th, 2014
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Hard nuts await legislators as NASS resumes

File Photo: Tambuwal, Mark, Jonathan

  /   in Politics 12:42 am

THE National Assembly on July 17, 2014 embarked on its annual vacation to allow the legislators have some rest after hectic l Read More →

2015: INEC’s additional polling units suspicious — Ayo Adebanjo

Chief Ayo Adebanjo

  /   in Politics 12:23 am

CHIEF Ayo Adebanjo is an elder statesman and Chieftain of the Pan-Yoruba socio-political Organisation, Afenifere. Adebanjo, Read More →

Our case against Jega’s 30,000 polling units— Aka Ikenga


  /   in Politics 1:23 pm

Against the backdrop of the insurgency ravaging the North-east, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, recentl Read More →

I am not an ethnic jingoist — INEC boss

Clark, Jega  and Ekwueme

  /   in Politics, Special Report

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Attahiru Jega, last Wednesday, addressed the media Read More →

1966 Coup: Ironsi rejected our nominee to replace slain Prime Minister Balewa – Mbazulike Amaechi

Amaechi Mbazulike

  /   in Interview, Politics

Nigeria’s first Minister of Aviation, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi lives in Nnewi, Anambra State. In an encounter with Sunday Read More →

Polling Units’ Scandal: Jega’s theory and the dangers ahead

Anambra Supplementary Election: INEC Chairman Prof. Attahiru  Jega addressing pressmen , announcing November 30 for Supplementary election at  Anambra State  while National Commissioner Lawrence Nwuruku looks on in Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan.

  /   in Politics, Special Report

The attempt, last Wednesday, by Professor Attahiru Jega, National Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Read More →

Business View All →

Energy firms owe Nigerian banks N2.6trn


  /   in Energy 1:23 am

Energy firms are owing banks in Nigeria about N2.644 trillion as at end-December 2013, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has Read More →

Lagos, only sub-national govt to get W-Bank’s $600m facility — FASHOLA

Babatunde Raji Fashola

  /   in Business, News

Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State has disclosed that Lagos is the only sub-national government in Africa that has ben Read More →

Mixed feelings trail Sept 22 school resumption

Candidates writing the UTME at the University of Abuja, Saturday.

  /   in Business

As part of measures to prevent a possible pandemic outbreak of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, among pupils and students Read More →

Sugar sector to contribute 411MW of electricity


  /   in Energy

The National Sugar Development Council, NSDC, said the sugar sector could contribute 411 megawatts of electricity to the nati Read More →

FG explains policy on renewable energy


  /   in Energy

The Federal Government has said that the proposed National Policy on renewable energy and energy efficiency was conceived to Read More →

Global fuel use to rise 38% by 2040


  /   in Energy

THERE are indications that world petroleum and other liquid fuels consumption may rise to 38 percent by 2040, spurred by incr Read More →

Sports View All →

Why coaches fear Mikel – Siasia


  /   in Sports

Former Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia has warned that anyone who wishes to talk to Mikel Obi to raise his game, should equa Read More →

No Nigerian good to coach Eagles – Babayaro

Emmanuel Babayaro

  /   in Sports

Ex-international Emmanuel Babayaro has declared that no Nigerian coach is good enough to handle the Super Eagles. Read More →

Iheanacho good for Eagles – Ugbade

Kelechi Iheanacho

  /   in Sports

As the call for the graduation of Kelechi Iheanacho to the Super Eagles intensifies, former Nigeria international Nduka Ugbad Read More →

Uwua jets out to Germany for course

Koko Uwua

  /   in Sports

Former Super Eagles assistant coach, Godwin Koko Uwua, last night left for Cologne, Germany for a three week coaching course. Read More →

Coaches murn Ntiero

Late Ntiero

  /   in Sports 10:46 pm

The umbrella body of coaches in Nigeria, Nigeria Coaches Association (NCA), has lamented the sudden death of former coach of Read More →

Emenike’s goal drought continues

Emmanuel Emenike

  /   in Sports

Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike’s goal drought has now extended to three games after the AFCON 2013 top scorer drew Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Double Trouble: P-Square hails fans


  /   in Entertainment

The award-winning Nigerian pop duo, Peter and Paul Okoye, are counting their blessings after dropping their sixth studio alb Read More →

Desmond Elliott targets women, youths as posters go viral


  /   in Entertainment

DesmondElliotAce actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot has indicated that his policies will be targeted at the vulnerable w Read More →

Rob Evans leads int’l models for Native and Vogue fashion week


  /   in Entertainment, News 8:47 pm

Four days to the kick off of the much publicised Native and Vogue Port Harcourt International Fashion Week, excitement greets Read More →

Between my broken marriage and my acting career, by Saheed Balogun

Saheed Balogun

  /   in Entertainment

Actor cum producer, Saheed Balogun is a popular face in Nollywood. In this interview with Potpourri, the versatile actor who Read More →

I have insured a couple of things, but not my breasts — Cossy Orjiakor


  /   in Entertainment

Cossy Orjiakor has been in the public glare for some time now and even though she is tagged an actress, many of us only know Read More →

What Surulere was all about — Dr. Sid

Dr Sid

  /   in Entertainment

Dentist turned singer, Dr Sid, born Sidney Onoriode Esiri, son of late legendary actor, Justus Esiri is definitely having him Read More →


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