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Nigeria to Become Third World Largest Economy by 2050, Says EU...

By Femi  Ogbonnikan   If going by the forecast, Nigeria market is billed to become the third largest world economy after China by 2050, said...

Osinbajo Raises the Alarm, Says Internet Constitutes Great Threat to Nigeria’s...

By Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja   Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday described cyberspace as one of the greatest threats to Nigeria's existence and challenged the military...

BUSINESS

Where is the Port Master Plan?

That is the one million naira question on the lips of stakeholders in the maritime industry. It is also the big question in the...

Maritime Transport Policy Underway 

A transport Maritime Policy (MTP) is underway, the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has said. He...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Ita-Giwa’s Fears   

Olatinpo Odutola’s  Passion

She has always had everything at her beck and call.  Providentially, she has never tasted poverty. Yet, Olatinpo Odutola, one of the granddaughters of the...

Olukokun Adepeju’s Heart of Gold

Olukokun Adepeju is known to be a man with a heart of gold. He has demonstrated his humanness to the admiration of all on...

Bianca Ojukwu’s  Ageless Beauty

Bianca Ojukwu, wife of the late Biafra warlord, Emeka Ojukwu, is still a stunning beauty, even as she is grandly approaching the golden age. When...

Ademola Adeleke’s Desperation

Ademola Adeleke, a younger brother to Isiaka Adeleke, the first civilian governor of Osun State, is better known a businessman. But this may no longer...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

Minister Wants HMOs Scrapped over Alleged Mismanagement of N531bn

NHIS boss: Health managers operating without licence James Emejo in Abuja The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, wednesday called for the scrapping of Health Management...

Blood Donors as Life Savers

As Nigeria joined the rest of the world recently to mark this year’s World Blood Donor Day, Martins Ifijeh writes on the need for...

Healthcare Funding: Partners are No Replacement for Govt, Says Ene

As Nigeria loses 3,000 women, children to preventable diseases Kuni Tyessi in Abuja In the provision of basic healthcare services and in ensuring every Nigerian...

Oyibo: Access to Diagnosis Key to Malaria Treatment

Rebecca Ejifoma A Professor of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, Prof. Wellington Aghoghovwia Oyibo, has called for democratisation of malaria diagnosis...

PMGMAN Lauds Govt Decision on Local Vaccines Production

Reminds FMOH of its E-MAP proposal Martins Ifijeh The Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMGMAN) has lauded the federal government for...

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THE TUBERCULOSIS BURDEN

The health authorities could do more to contain the scourge Tuberculosis still constitutes a major public health problem in Nigeria. A new report by the...