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How politics shortchanges Nigeria

Ayo Olukotun  “Although Nigeria’s economy is the 20th largest in the world and is expected by 2050 to rise to number 9, it has not been invited to membership in the G-20, which claims to…


Griezmann will leave Atletico – Simeone

Atletico Madrid’s French forward Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring a goal during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs RC Celta de Vigo at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on February…





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Delta Govt Commences Re-validation Of Private Schools

The Delta Government announced on Friday that it had commenced registration and re-validation of private schools in the state in order to improve standard of education. The state Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr…


Ajimobi Proposes N267billion Budget For 2018

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi on Thursday presented a budget of N267billion to the State House of Assembly. The presentation of the proposal tagged ‘Budget of Stabilisation’, was witnessed by people from all walks of…


DPR sanctions 10 filling stations over price hike

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Friday said it had sanctioned 10 petrol filling stations in Zamfara for selling fuel above official pump price. The Acting Controller of the department in Gusau, Saleh Audu,…


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300 doctors abandon Nigeria

Three hundred Nigerian doctors left the country in 2016,  the National President, Nigerian Medical Association, Prof. Mike Ogirima has revealed. He said more doctors have already joined the migration train this year. He did not…


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NIGCOMSAT Launches Direct-to-Home Services

The Nigerian Communication Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) Ltd in partnership with China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC) on Thursday in Abuja launched Direct-to-Home (DTH) services. DTH refers to distribution of multi-channel television programmes in KU Band by…


Five Causes Of Anxiety You Might Not Know About

Anxiety is a common disorder in this day and age that a number of people can relate to. Health practitioners around the world have dedicated their time and lives to extensive research on anxiety and…




Still on losses, bad loans and debts

Loan Recent media reports have indicated that Nigeria has lost huge revenue in various segments of the economy, including the agricultural and financial services sectors. For instance, the Federal Government has spent a total of…


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Wasiu Ayinde mourns deceased daughter

Popular fuji musician, Alhaji Wasiu Ayinde, has paid tribute to her daughter, Wasilat Olaronke Ashabi Ayinde, who passed on in Canada on Tuesday. Wasilat was said to have died after an undisclosed illness. Many people…


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Unforgettable Moments

Azu Ishiekwene There are many reasons why the world will not forget 2017. In just one year of his presidency Donald Trump has changed the world beyond recognition. He has been compared to John Adams,…


Libya: Tragedy of a promising nation

A handout picture released by the German NGO Jugend Rettet on April 16, 2017 shows migrant swimming next to their sinking boats before a rescue operation off the mediterranean Libyan coast. / AFP PHOTO /…


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Relief For Kaduna Teachers As Court Halts Sack

BY ISAIAH BENJAMIN, Kaduna The National Industrial Court of Nigeria in the Kaduna judicial division, yesterday, granted an order of interlocutory injunction restraining Kaduna State governor , Nasiru el-Rufai, from the planned sack of 21,780…