Kogi supplementary poll: Faleke rejects Bello as APC candidate

By Umar Muhammad Puma There was commotion yesterday at the All Progressives Congress, headquarters as supporters of the party’s deputy governorship candidate, James Faleke, who More...

Senate increases supplementary budget by N108bn

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The Senate Committee on Appropriation yesterday approved an additional N108billion to the N465.6billion supplementary budget forwarded to National Assembly More...

Nigeria’s foreign reserves drops to $30.04bn – CBN

Nigeria’s foreign reserves dropped to $30.04 billion by Thursday, November 26, the Central Bank of Nigeria has said. The bank disclosed this on its website on Monday. It said More...

Mark is an asset to Nigeria – PDP

By Ahmed Abubakar The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the party and the people of Benue South are solidly behind the former Senate President, David Mark, to repeat his More...

Zamfara: Group enquires Gov Yari’s whereabouts

From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau The Zamfara state Youth Forum (ZYF) has registered an enquiry of the whereabouts of Governor Abdulaziz Yari Abubakar who they claimed has eventually More...

Biafra: Maturity wins the day

The response of governors of the south-east states and Igbo leaders to protests by pro-Biafra groups like AMASSOB and a More...

Save our roads from truck crashes

Nigeria of late has recorded several oil tanker crashes, resulting in hundreds of deaths and destruction of buildings, More...

Senate misinformed on reports of Sosoliso, Belview, other accident- AIB

From Suleiman Idris, Lagos The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has faulted what it describe as the...

Power: Shiroro Hydro to increase generation by 300mw in 2017

By Etuka Sunday Shiroro Hydroelectric Power Station said plans are on to construct a 300megawatts (Mw)...

NiRA to collaborate Registrars on domain name system company

Stories by Chris Alu The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) has declared her readiness to partner...

Will Burkina Faso election be peaceful?

Burkina Faso holds crucial general elections on 29 November after a turbulent year under a transitional government More...

Why Greeks are exhuming their parents

Cemeteries in Greek cities are so overcrowded that bodies are often only kept in the ground for three years. Then families..

Delving into Nigeria’s high suicide rate

By Agi Victor, Patience Paul, Saratu Ibrahim Suicide, a seemingly rare act in the traditional Nigerian, nay African society has in..

Police restate readiness to collaborate with other security agencies in FCT

Proprietress urges gov’t to build more recreational, sporting facilities The Proprietress, Voyage International More...

Kuje: FRSC Mobile Court convicts 12 for traffic offences

The Federal Road Safety (FRSC) Special Mobile Court in the Kuje area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has convicted 12..

Impersonator in soup over illegal collection of revenue

By Stanley Onyekwere One Chinedu Chijioke iscooling off in police custody, for allegedly posing as an official of the Abuja Municipal..

Wenger defends decision to start Sanchez

Arsene Wenger defended his decision to start Alexis Sanchez in Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Norwich after the Chilean and two other..


Pneumonia, diarrhoea, malaria, measles, HIV/AIDS and malnutrition are the primary killers of children in the developing world. These children die because..

The lacuna in Kogi

By Mohammed Adamu ‘Melisa Stern’ At one time –unknown to existing laws in the U.S- fertility centers abound trading in human..

5 Real Ways To Actually Make Money Online In Africa

How many articles are there about making money online? Thousands? Millions? Enough? Probably. But there’s a problem. Too many of them..