54th Independence Anniversary: We won’t allow terrorists destroy Nigeria-Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday declared that his government would not allow the insurgents to succeed in their bid to destroy the country. The President during a national broadcast marking the celebration More...

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54th Independence Anniversary: We won’t allow terrorists destroy Nigeria-Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday declared that his government would not allow the insurgents to succeed in their bid to destroy the country. The President during a national More...

2015: INEC notifies parties on election schedule

Ahead of the 2015 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released notification to political parties on the scheduled election, stressing More...

Nigeria @ 54: Failed or failing?

By Ochiaka Ugwu Nigeria is consistently described as a ‘failing state’ with full indices of a failed state showing glaringly in its environment. Most commentators on national More...

2015: Mark cautions politicians against treasonable comments

Sen David Mark By Ikechukwu Okaforadi Ahead of the 2015 general elections, Senate President, David Mark has cautioned politicians to desist from making inflammatory and treasonable More...

Jonathan’s adoption: Interested candidates can still contest – Presidency

By Lawrence Olaoye The Presidency yesterday disclosed that in spite of the adoption of President Goodluck Jonathan as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), any More...

Is Cameroon doing it better than us?

In the last week of August, some 480 of our troops fighting to put down the Boko Haram insurgency, now in its 5th year, found More...

A maelstrom Nigeria at 54

It is exactly 170 days today since Boko Haram gunmen took away over 200 girls from their school in Chibok, Borno More...

2015 budget: FG yet to release framwork

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi With three months to the end of 2014 budget, indication emerged yesterday that...

Tobacco will create worse problems for Nigeria- experts

Stories by Ayodele Samuel, Lagos Policy analysts and industry groups have strongly canvassed against the outright...

SkyVision partners Unity Bank on network services

By Etuka Sunday with agency report SkyVision Global Networks Ltd., a leading global communications provider, yesterday...

Combating the Ebola scourge

A cross section of Nigerians who had entertained the fear that the recent break out of the deadly Ebola virus More...

“China will strengthen mutual trust, deepen practical cooperation with Nigeria”– Envoy

China/Africa co-operation in general and Nigeria in particular have notched several milestones and have become a beacon of regional co-operation for..

The political rise of Robert Mugabe’s wife, Grace

The birth of a dynasty is not an easy thing to predict. But many Zimbabweans now seem preoccupied by the tantalising..

AEPB and the fight against hawkers, beggars in Abuja

By Stanley Onyekwere and Mashe Umaru Gwamna There is no gainsaying that enforcing the ban on street hawking More...

Nigeria @ 54: Abuja residents give knocks, kudos

As Nigeria commemorates her 54th independence anniversary, our correspondents, Mashe Umaru Gwamna, Mahmud Jika and Najib Husaini, went to the streets..

54th independence: Bala enjoins residents to pray for peace

By Stanley Onyekwere As the country commemorates her 54th independence, the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed..

Pinnick promises to transform Nigerian football

Newly elected Nigeria Football Federation President (NFF), Pinnick Amaju has promised to transform the game in Nigeria. Pinnick said after he..

4 Foods that burn belly fat

The secret to lasting weight loss does not come down to complicated calorie-counting and weight-loss gimmicks. Instead, it’s about working with..

Nigeria @ 54: A long way from home

By Ali M. Ali. Our nation, Nigeria, turned a year older yesterday. Note, please, “our nation, Nigeria”, not Biafra, not Oduduwa..

6 Reasons why you should start a business in Nigeria today

By Ajaero Tony Martins Now Nigeria still remains a hub for most entrepreneurs and investors. In fact, Nigeria is now the..