When a young and popular businessman marries a popular politician’s daughter, the ceremony is bound to attract society’s best. And that’s what happened when Andrew and his bride, Barbara Oye said their wedding vows in Amawbia near Awka, Anambra state.Read More
THE age grade system has long been in existence in Africa and Nigeria, and has been recognized and used by African leaders to champion causes for the social, cultural, political, infrastructural and economic development of communities.Read More
Displeased by the slow space at which conventional courts are handling the trial of corruption suspects, a former Niger Delta militant, Israel Akpodoro, in this interview, calls on President Muhammadu Buhari to consider establishing special courts to try alleged looters and proxies.Read More
Born into a wealthy and renowned royal family, Chief Dr. Patrick Nwamu, President of African American Design Associations Limited worked so hard to achieve success. To most Asaba indigenes in Delta State, he his a household name in provision of affordable housing scheme as he owns a N7.5billion Asaba Housing Estate in the state. The industrialist per excellence is also the Chairman, Chief Executive of Aka-Ego Petroleum Company Limited, a multi million dollar oil and gas company with tentacles spread across the country. In this edition, we feature the interesting story of Nwamu, the Odogwu of Asaba. Enjoy itRead More
By Jimitota Onoyume Doris MacDaniels is the Chairperson of Ijaw Mothers Union, a group at the forefront of the campaign for a better Niger Delta. She is also a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State and the Deputy Publicity Secretary, South South Peoples Assembly, SSPA. In this interview, she speaks on the just
PASTOR Adeboye then mounted the pulpit to pronounce the final blessing on the mammoth crowd of worshippers who had waited patiently for that moment but instead began by commending every department that had contributed to the huge success of the convention.Read More
In recent times, the fear of Boko Haram activities which had left several people dead and some abducted, is beginning to manifest among Lagos residents following series of bomb scares and a blast at Apapa area of the state last week.Read More
Before the Federal Government accepted that convocation of National Conference was imperative, there had been strident calls from various quarters to that effect.Read More
Tough time, henceforth, awaits those who make false calls to its 767 and 112 telephone numbers set aside for emergency situationsRead More
THE furore that led to the merger of the splinter associations of Lagos tricycle operators has refused to abate.
With the issues confronting the operations of tricycles in Lagos, thousands of its riders had to unionise last July, thus setting the stage for an end to years of rivalry that led to clashes for supremacy
UNDER the scorching sun in Makoko, a slum community in Yaba Local Council Development Area, LCDA, Mrs. Abraham Adesope, a dispatch rider for a courier firm, walked back and forth to locate the address on the parcel he was holding.Read More
I think generally the state of bilateral relationship between Nigeria and China in diplomatic balance could be said to cordial. We are good with China and the fact that Mr President was here in July last year attests to that.
A high level official from China after Mr President’s visit has equally been to Nigeria. Mr. Dejing, the Speaker of the Chinese parliament, paid a courtesy call on Mr President.
AFTER two weeks of motion without movement on whether to sack or retain Samson Siasia, the Nigeria Football Federation has finally decided to weild the big axe.Read More
After he lost the bid to become governor of his home state, Ondo, seven years ago, his ambition to put in place a legacy of a first class human and economic development in his state seems not to have waned.Read More
Dangote has taken delivery of his new Bombadier Global Express XRS. The Aircraft would be the third in his fleet. We gathered the aircraft landed the Nigerian airspace from Canada last week just as he marked his 53rd birthday in Lagos.Read More