Court strikes out charges against ‘Nyanya bomber’

By Aisha Biola Raji with agency report A federal court in Abuja has acquitted Aminu Ogwuche, the alleged mastermind of the Nyanya bomb attack in Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has reported. The More...

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Court strikes out charges against ‘Nyanya bomber’

By Aisha Biola Raji with agency report A federal court in Abuja has acquitted Aminu Ogwuche, the alleged mastermind of the Nyanya bomb attack in Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria More...

Sultan, Oritsejafor disagree on Boko Haram containment

By Lawrence Olaoye The Sultan of sokoto and Co-chairman of Nigerian Inter-religious Council (NIREC), H.E. Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, and the National President of More...

I’ll accept presidential primary outcome – Atiku

From Raji Bello, Sokoto Former vice president and one of the presidential aspirants on the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar More...

Politicians should see Nigeria beyond 2015 elections, PDP stalwart

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna A former gubernatorial aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) in Niger State, Engineer Inuwa Zakari has charged politicians in the country More...

Niger Delta group backs Jonathan’s re-election bid

From  Ayodele Samuel, Lagos A coalition of all ethnic and political pressure groups in the Niger Delta region, United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS), More...

Scary developments in NASS

What happened last Thursday at the entrance of the National Assembly and inside the House of Representatives chamber must More...

We can do it better

President Goodluck Jonathan Last year, President Goodluck Jonathan promised to “sanitise” the process that More...

Power: FG, NERC to sanction Discos over negligence

By Etuka Sunday The Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo has threatened to sanction Distribution Companies...

FG owes Lagos N51.6bn- Fashola

Bemoans lack of transparency in revenue management From Suleiman Idris, Lagos Lagos state governor, Mr. Babatunde...

MTN Nigeria charges SMEs to leverage on cloud services for business

By Chris Alu MTN Nigeria business initiative has called on small and medium scale enterprises in...

The battle for Africa

People and Power investigates the effects of China’s increasing influence in Africa. Over the past decade, More...

When Kaduna governor granted amnesty to people ‘behind the wall’

From Mohammed Ibrahim, Kaduna Prison congestion arises when the number of inmates at a given period of time exceeds the actual..

Revolution to republic: Is Tunisia the only Arab Spring success story?

By Naveena Kottoor For someone who has not been sleeping much, and working punishing hours for months, 27-year old Anis Smaali..

25 Okada riders jailed for breaching ban on commercial motorcycles

By Stanley Onyekwere Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed, says Special Task More...

2015: Agency sensitizes residents against violence during elections

Ahead of the forthcoming 2015 general elections, the Federal Capital Territory- National Orientation Agency (FCT-NOA) has commenced sensitization of residents of..

Redecoration order: Mobile court begins trial of defaulters at Kigoma Street

By Stanley Onyekwere A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Mobile court has commenced the trial of some occupants of clusters of blocks of..

Pinnick: Our coaches are due for refresher courses

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick gave a hint that Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi won’t be fired..

Food poisoning

Health Matters by Dr. Longwap AbdulAziz Saleh e-mail: longwapabdul@yahoo.com, | Text: 08039537913 Food poisoning is an illness caused by eating or drinking food or water..

Daybreak 2015

Tuesday Column by Adeola Aderounmu As week 47 of 2014 went by, we saw traces of what can escalate across the country..

5 Cheap ways to make your house look more expensive

After a few weeks visiting my parents at their very grownup house in Chicago, returning to my own cute but tiny..