As FG, marketers agree to end fuel scarcity: Senate vows to revoke licences of defaulters

NLC asks Jonathan to break oil cabal By Ali Abare Abubakar, Ikechukwu Okaforadi & A’isha Biola Raji The Senate yesterday directed the Department of Petroleum Resources More...

Senate Presidency: Lawan, Saraki in make-or-break contest

Bukola Saraki and Ahmed Lawan By Ali Abare Abubakar & Ikechukwu Okaforadi With few days to the end of seventh Senate, the senator representing Kwara Central, Bukola Saraki More...

On Africa day, UN chief urges leaders to end violence against women

By Evelyn Okakwu Each year, Africa Day is an opportunity to celebrate the continent’s achievements and to reflect on its challenges, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon More...

Sambo to Buhari: We’re ready for probe

By Lawrence Olaoye Vice-President, Namadi Sambo, yesterday told the incoming government of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari that the outgoing government of President Goodluck Jonathan and More...

213 members endorse Dogara as Speaker

By Umar Muhammad Puma No fewer than 213 lawmakers of the 8th House of Representatives under the name, Consolidation Group have yesterday endorsed the aspiration of Rep Yakubu More...

Jonathan’s hurried hiring, firing

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has, in the last two months, literally been on a “roll” firing and hiring More...

Turkey’s election and matters arising

As Turkey goes to the polls in the next two weeks precisely on the 7th of June to elect the 25th parliament in More...

Dangote spends N4bn annually on projects in Kano

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano Africa’s richest man in Africa, Aliko Dangote, has so far spent the...

Fuel Scarcity: Water shortage hits Lagos

From Ayodele Samuel, Lagos Water shortage has hit many parts of Lagos following ongoing acute fuel...

Power situation worsens as AEDC announces system collapse at Shiroro

By Etuka Sunday Electricity generation and supply in the country yesterday worsened as Abuja Electricity Distribution...

The plight of Ethiopian Jews in Israel

The story of the immigration and absorption of Ethiopian Jews in Israel epitomises the best and the worst of More...

Sold for ransom: On the trail of Thailand’s human traffickers

As the trade in human beings becomes more and more profitable, the BBC’s Jonathan Head discovers that entire communities in Thailand..

Is Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza playing the terror card?

In his first appearance since last week’s coup attempt, Burundi’s President Nkurunziza focused on the threat he said his country faced..

“Help, we are having sleepless nights over demolition threat”, Zone 3 traders cry out

A canopy shop in the market. By Stanley Onyekwere Artisans and traders, operating in Wuse zone 3 market, behind More...

Petrol scarcity: Black marketers’ boom amid commuters’ unending woes

By Stanley Onyekwere As the lingering fuel queues continue widening at petrol filling stations in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), illegal..

Again, protesters besiege FCTA, demanding audience with minister

By Stanley Onyekwere. For the umpteenth time, hundreds of protesters yesterday stormed the premises of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA)in..

Acute Diarrhoea in adult

Health Matters by Dr. Longwap AbdulAziz Saleh e-mail: longwapabdul@yahoo.com | Text: 08039537913 There is no universally agreed definition for diarrhoea but..

Etteh and Faka: A tale of two ‘witties’

Tuesday Column by Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com Patricia Etteh Speaker Patricia Etteh’s short-lived tenure was the Green Chamber’s..

How to manage cash flow

There’s an old adage about business that “cash is king” and, if that’s so, then cash flow is the blood that..