Anarchy reigns in National Assembly

By Patrick Andrew, Ikechukwu Okofaradi & Mohammed Puma The premises of the National Assembly that houses the hallowed chambers of the Senate and House of Representatives was like a war-zone yesterday More...

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Anarchy reigns in National Assembly

By Patrick Andrew, Ikechukwu Okofaradi & Mohammed Puma The premises of the National Assembly that houses the hallowed chambers of the Senate and House of Representatives was More...

NTI/MDGs flag-off 2014 training workshops for 4,070 teachers

From Edwin Olofu, Kano The Executive Governor of Jigawa State, Dr. Sule Lamido has called on the Federal Government to explore the possibility of sustaining the National Teachers More...

Austerity: FG to introduce new tax regime

By Lawrence Olaoye As a measure to cushion the effect of the ongoing slide in the price of crude oil in the international market, the Federal Government has perfected the plans More...

National Assembly incident show of shame to Nigeria – Tsav

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi Social critic, Abubakar Tsav has decried yesterday’s incident at the National Assembly where members of the House of Representative were tear-gassed More...

Tambuwal wants to factionalize National Assembly, says NDF

By Stanley Onyekwere Following the breakdown of law and order at the National Assembly yesterday, the National Democratic Front (NDF) has alleged that the Speaker of the House More...

IG Abba’s persecution of Tambuwal

Nigeria’s acting Police Chief, IGP Suleiman Abba In a multiparty democratic system, the police are expected to be impartial, More...

Why this FOI Act must not be killed

A Federal Court in Lagos ruled in late October that the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act passed by the National More...

FAAC proposes subsidy removal, as FG, States, LG’s share N593.33bn for October

By Etuka Sunday with agency report Worried by the consistent revenue shortfall in the country, the...

Power consumers forecast tariff increment due to $3.30 gas price at Dec. end

By Etuka Sunday Electricity consumers in Abuja yesterday predicted a significant tariff increment due to the...

Fund diversion causes ripples in aviation industry

From Suleiman Idris, Lagos A seemingly cold war is brewing between staff of agencies and the ministry...

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 More...

Troubled border: Cameroon under pressure from Boko Haram

Cameroon’s military are battling cross-border raids by Nigeria’s militant Islamist group Boko Haram, as the BBC’s Thomas Fessy found out when..

World toilet day and the need to tackle open defecation with proper education

Open defecation is said to be affecting a third of Africans. It meant that international focus should be on the continent..

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 More...

57,609 tons of wastes evacuated in Abuja within 60 days, Bala reveals

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed has said that the administration is committed to keeping the Abuja..

Firm fetes orphans, widows in Bwari

A property and interior development firm based in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has fete over 1, 000 orphans and widows,..

Ladipo ask NFF to sit up

President of the Nigeria football and other sports supporters club, Rafiu Ladipo has expressed grief over the non-qualification of the Super..

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..

Nigeria’s waning ‘oilmoon’ and ways of the ant

Friday Column by Peter Claver Oparah Few days ago, the opaque Minister of Finance and the Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Mrs...

Smart retirement strategies even without a pension

By Tim Parker Financial experts say you should plan for your retirement but as soon as you start trying to figure..