2015: PDP govs adopt Jonathan sole candidate

By Lawrence Olaoye Governors on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rose from a meeting yesterday to endorse President Goodluck Jonathan’s second term ambition in 2015. The governors also More...

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2015: PDP govs adopt Jonathan sole candidate

By Lawrence Olaoye Governors on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rose from a meeting yesterday to endorse President Goodluck Jonathan’s second term ambition More...

Soldiers kill 450 insurgents in Borno

From Mustapha Isah Kwaru, Maiduguri, Femi Oyelola & Muhammad Ibrahim, Kaduna, Edwin Olofu, Kano, Omale Adama, Lokoja & Joy Baba At least 450 suspected Boko Haram insurgents More...

Reps summon Diezani, PENGASSAN, others over strike

By Umar Muhammad Puma The House of Representatives Joint committees on Petroleum (Upstream), Petroleum (Downstream) and Gas Resources had summoned the Petroleum Minister, Mrs More...

‘Only hidden agenda, not insecurity, can stop 2015’

Sen David Mark From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos Following alleged threats to hold the 2015 general election as scheduled as a result of the prevailing insecurity in the North east due More...

Impasse mars Kebbi APC gubernatorial aspirant declaration

From Ahmed Idris, Birnin Kebbi There was a mild drama and impasse at the All Progressives Congress [APC] party Secretariat in Birnin Kebbi yesterday as violence erupted when More...

The court martial and its aftermath

Twice in 4 four months we have had to take a strong position on the uprising by soldiers in their Maiduguri barracks against More...

When small is quite a handful

The small mountainous Southern African state of Lesotho, with only 2 million people, grabbed the headlines earlier More...

NAHCO ‘ll be a good partner in Agro export – Chidoka

By Etuka Sunday The Minister of Aviation, Mr. Osita Chidoka has said that the National Handling...

Oodua industry comes on stream in Ogun soon – Amosun

From James Ogunnaike, Abeokuta Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State has informed the people of Imeko/Afon...

PENGASSAN, NUPENG turndown NNPC plea

By Etuka Sunday The plea by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to the National Union...

Residents cry foul over deteriorating Abuja oldest road

Thousands of residents in Gwagwa and Jiwa satellite towns of Federal Capital Territory are in a dilemma over More...

How far have we gone with Nigeria’s Democracy

By Evelyn Okakwu On the 15th of this month, Nigeria and indeed the rest of the world marked the international Democracy..

Curbing Karu, Kugbo expressway gridlock, traffic officers’ apathy

Karu and Nyanya express way, suburb areas within the FCT and Nasarawa state axis has been known to be a death..

Demolition: FCTA and challenges of compensation, resettlement of indigenes

FCT-minister-Bala-Mohammed By Stanley Onyekwere By most accounts, the whooping N200 billion rising debt hanging More...

FCTA to boost vocational trades with continuous training for artisans

By Stanley Onyekwere The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) hasreiterated its resolve towards promotion of   vocational trades through continuous capacity building..

AEPB to crack down on traders engaging youth for street trading

In what seems as a slight swing of tactics in its battle to rid Abuja of hawking and other forms of..

NFF electoral system is faulty – Odegbami

Former Green Eagles skipper Patrick Segun Odegbami has lamented the sorry state the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has found itself in..

Fans responsible for our quarrel – P-Square

The duo of Peter and Paul Okoye, in a recent interview monitored by Nigeriafilms.com, blamed fans for escalating the crises that..

Just half a can of Coke exceeds the new daily sugar guidelines

Just half a can of Coca Cola will exceed daily recommended sugar levels if new guidelines – backed by experts –..

Mark’s declaration: Monkey resembles man

By Ali M. Ali. The monkey resembles man is a crude translation of the Hausa proverb ‘Biri ya yi kama da..

How to start a cashew nut export business

By Jean Pierre Honla If you have been looking to start an export business related to agriculture, then starting a cashew..