We are demolishing illegal structures to make Kano habitable – Kwankwaso

From Edwin Olofu, Kano Kano state governor, Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso has said that the demolition of illegal structures currently going on in the state is aimed at making Kano more More...

Industrial Pollution: Ogun seals-up two steel mills

From James Ogunnaike, Abeokuta The Ogun state government has sealed up two steel mills, Monarch Steel Mills, Ogijo as well as Sun & Sand Steel Limited, Ota, for non-compliance More...

NGO wants high maternal mortality rate reduced before 2015

From David Hassan, Gombe The group, Advocacy Nigeria Network, in partnership with Jabi Environmental Health Foundation, with support from SURE-P, has pledged that the organisation More...

Abuja blast: Female Reps visit hospital, donate cash to victims

By Lawrence Olaoye Female members of the House of Representatives led by the Majority Leader, Rt. Hon. Mulikat Akande-Adeola yesterday visited the National Hospital to sympathize More...

Nasarawa APC stronger after defection of lawmakers – Chairman

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa State said yesterday that the party would be stronger despite the defection of two lawmakers to the People’s Democratic Party More...

Happy Easter

Christians the world over today begin the commemoration of Easter with Good Friday. However, the Christian community in Nigeria More...

Nyanya blasts: Metuh’s politicisation of terror

The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) strongly believes, not suspects, the opposition, specifically, the All More...

NNPC, PPMC flood market with 293million Litres of petrol

By Etuka Sunday The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its downstream subsidiary, the Pipelines and...

Strengthening MSMEs via National Enterprise Development Programme

By Ibrahim Mammaga By most accounts, the Nigeria Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP) and the National Enterprise...

World Bank earmarks $150m to finance 19 University education centres in Africa

Nigeria gets $70m By Etuka Sunday The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors yesterday announced the...

How clinics sell fake HIV certificates in Uganda

It is the tail-end of the morning rush-hour when I meet Sarah outside a popular supermarket in a suburb of Kampala. She More...

Educating Nigerians on effects of rape through testimonies of survivors

By Evelyn Okakwu Telecom masts dangerous to human health —- NESREA CoordinatorTelecom masts dangerous to human health —- NESREA CoordinatorTelecom masts..

Tiv/Fulani tribes sign peace agreement, but how long would it last?

Monday March 31st, 2013 marked yet another historic day in the lives of Tiv/Fulani tribes in Benue as both sides once..

Nyanya blast: Army road block hamper movement

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam A roadblock by the personnel of the Nigerian Army yesterday along Nyanya has affected More...

Man arraigned for threatening to kill wife and children

A 37-year-old applicant, Mr Martins Ojobo, yesterday appeared in an Abuja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Karu, FCT, charged with threat to..

Businessman in court for cheating friend

A 32-year-old businessman, Umar Maje of AP Plaza, Wuse 2, Abuja, yesterday appeared in a Kado Upper Area Court, Abuja, charged..

Sports a tool for national unity, says minister

By Albert Akota The Minister of Sports and Chairman of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr. Tammy Danagogo has identified sports..

‘Game of Thrones’ director reveals shocking scenes

‘Game of Thrones’ director, Alex Graves has revealed more shocking details about his thrilling epic. He said he knew the epic..

Top super foods that help fight breast cancer

Breast cancer might be a common form of cancer but it can also take on a deadly form. It has been..

What corruption really is about

NASIR EL-RUFAI ON FRIDAY By Adejoh Idoko Momoh Have you ever felt pain as much? A mother who says a prayer..

5 ways to make extra cash during hard times

There is no doubt that times are tough for everybody right now. This article will help you make a little extra..