Boko Haram in desperate suicide attacks, DHQ alerts

Suspected girl bomber beaten to death in Bauchi By Joy Baba Yesufu Following the routing of Boko Haram members from their operational bases by the Nigerian troops in collaboration More...

Rigging: APC fingers PDP, demands int’l sanctions

Alleges fresh plot to scuttle polls By Tobias Lengnan Dapam, Umar Muhammad Puma & Ahmed Abubakar. The All Progressives Congress (APC) has alleged that the Jonathan led More...

How Buhari will fund social investments, safety nets

General Muhammadu Buhari By Umar Muhammad Puma The APC Presidential Campaign Organization (APCPCO) has assured that it will not impose any harsh tax regime on Nigerians but will More...

El-Rufai accuses Yero, PDP thugs of destroying his posters, billboards in Kaduna

Nasir El-Rufai From Mohammad Ibrahim, Kaduna All Progressive Congress governorship candidate in Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai yesterday condemned in stronger terms the attitude More...

Military presence in election connotes violence, war-Northern elders

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has described as totally alien to any democratic election the participation of soldiers in election supervision, as More...

Cuba/US rapprochement: Triumph of pragmatism

Cuba has seen it all: the good, the bad, and the ugly. War, slavery, colonialism, tyranny, revolution and good governance More...

Okrika mustn’t happen again, anywhere

Scene of a suicide bomb blast On Feb. 17, gunmen attacked an All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship campaign More...

Fuel Scarcity persists, as NNPC injects 688 million litres

By Etuka Sunday & Femi Oyelola, Kaduna From all indications, the additional volume of 600, 103.047...

Kainji Solar, Wind add 25kw to national grid

By Etuka Sunday The recently commissioned Hybrid Solar and Wind Demonstration Plant in Kainji, Niger state...

Osun State disburses over N1.6bn to 13 MFBs

The Osun State Government has said that the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN has disbursed through...

Beautiful booty: The bronzes looted from Nigeria – and in one case returned

The bronzes looted from Nigeria It’s an image that’s deeply ingrained in my memory. The dead body seemed More...

Can peoples’ general, Buhari mend a broken Nigeria?

According to a recent poll, an equal number of Nigerian voters—41%—fell on either side of the debate surrounding the postponement of..

Are low oil prices here to stay?

By Richard Anderson. There are simply too many variables involved to make any kind of meaningful, definitive forecast. What we do..

FCTA reiterates support for N700bn Abuja City project

FCT-minister-Bala-Mohammed By Stanley Onyekwere The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says its More...

Suspect escapes police custody with handcuff

A 33 year-old, suspect, Suleiman Tara, escaped police custody with handcuff after he was arrested in connection with stolen Samsung Galaxy..

Five mortuary attendants in ‘hot soup’ over missing corpse

By Stanley Onyekwere Five mortuary attendants in Wuse General Hospital have appeared before Chief Magistrates’ court, Karu, in the Federal Capital..

Fans contribute $430,000 to TLC for new album

TLC have raised $430,000 (£279,000) through Kickstarter to help fund their forthcoming fifth album, The Guardian reports. The group have smashed..

Glaucoma

Health Matters by Dr. Longwap AbdulAziz Saleh e-mail: longwapabdul@yahoo.com | Text: 08039537913 Introduction Blindness is the inability to see. The leading..

Shehu Shagari: A president betrayed

Monday Column by Emmanuel Yawe royawe@yahoo.com | 08024565402 On 31st December 1983, President Shehu Shagari, on a short holiday in Abuja..

Business idea center: Kitchen facelift service

Overview If you launch a kitchen facelift service, your most powerful sales argument could easily become, ‘Why spend N2,000,000 to replace..