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Edo Decides: All Set as Security Agencies Deploy 26,900 Personnel

• Accreditation, voting to take place simultaneously, says INEC • APC, PDP continue to trade accusations over plot to rig poll • Electoral body:...

NIGERIA

Edo Decides: All Set as Security Agencies Deploy 26,900 Personnel

• Accreditation, voting to take place simultaneously, says INEC • APC, PDP continue to trade accusations over plot to rig poll • Electoral body:...

Obasanjo: FG Needs to Spend Less, Earn More, Borrow Way out...

• Backs asset sale through IPOs as Senate rejects proposal Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja and Sheriff Balogun in Abeokuta Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday made a...

BUSINESS

Survey Reveals Increase in Credit in Third Quarter

Obinna Chima The third quarter (Q3) 2016 "Credit Conditions Survey Report" has revealed increase in secured and unsecured credit availability to households, small businesses and...

Value of Global Mergers and Acquisitions Declines by 27% to $1.8trn

Goddy Egene The value of global mergers and acquisition (M&A) has declined by 27.4 per cent to $1.8trillion between January and August 2016, according to...

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AUN Gives Hope to Children in N’East

Daji Sani writes that the American University of Nigeria in Yola, has used the ‘Technology Enhanced Literacy for All’ project to train thousands of...

Rising Hope for Agricultural Revival

Agriculture, once the economic base of the country, is receiving government and private sectors' attention that will possibly usher in the greatest agricultural revival...

Why the World Must Tackle Corruption and Terrorism Now

The two main issues that dominated the just concluded 2016 Annual Conference of the International Bar Association in Washington DC were Corruption and Terrorism....

Transcorp Hilton Marks New Yam Festival

The Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja recently celebrated the New Yam festival in grand style at the foyer of the hotel’s Bukka Restaurant which wore...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

How Physical Inactivity and Chronic Food Consumption Causes Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes monitor Dr. Mukaila Kareem Diabetes is a disease of civilisation and has also been aptly described as disease of inactivity. It is caused by persistent...
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Diarrhea Outbreak: Lagos Records 45 Cases, 6 Deaths

Martins Ifijeh The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris has disclosed that 45 cases of diarrhea disease has been recorded in some communities...

Malnutrition: Raising Nigerian Children with Low IQ

With over 11 million children said to be malnourished in Nigeria, Martins Ifijeh writes on its mental, health and physical implications on Nigeria’s future...

Meeting Immunisation Fund to Save 7 Million Nigerian Children

The National Immunisation Financing Task Team (NIFT) advocacy committee has called on the Federal Government to ensure Nigeria’s commitment of $181 million immunisation funding...

Malaria in Pregnancy is a Medical Emergency, Says Ntadom

  Reiterates ban on chloroquine for malaria treatment  Martins Ifijeh Malaria in pregnancy should be considered a medical emergency as it does more harm to...

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ENFORCING THE SPEED LIMITERS

Speed limiters will help to address some of the challenges posed by speed-induced accidents Come this Saturday, October 1, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC)...