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Children’s Day: Ihedioha Urges Commitment to Children

Former Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, has called on Nigerians, particularly parents and government at all levels, to critically evaluate their...

Anambra: Six Erosion Sites to Gulp N9bn

David-Chyddy Eleke in Awka Six out of the 972 active erosion sites in Anambra State have been slated to gulp a total...

BUSINESS

Experts Advise Excess Oil Proceeds be Spent on Infrastructure, Savings

Kunle Aderinokun Crude oil prices have been on the rise for some time and are expected to maintain the upward streak for a while. Brent...

NNPC: Lurching from Operational Losses to Non-remittance of Funds

Chineme Okafor reports on the issues of operational transparency that have dogged the NNPC The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has not made a profit...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

One of the winning dancing troupes

HiLife Fest Enters Semi-final with 10 Singers, Five Dance Groups

By Nseobong Okon-Ekong Residents of Onitsha are set for an exciting evening of beautiful traditional Igbo highlife music and cultural dance as HiLife Fest’s...

PRAIZ: RICH, FAMOUS BUT SINGLE

Vanessa Obioha spends a leisurely afternoon with winsome balladeer, Praiz, who is living the reality of one of hit songs, ‘Rich and Famous’ There is...

ONE DAY, SINMIDELE ADESANYA DARED TO DREAM…

Turning her passion into a dream come true 25 years ago was for Sinmidele Adesanya the first step to further forays into the international...

DATE NIGHT KILLS ITS OWN AMBITION

Oris Aigbokhaevbolo The boy meets girl-who-turns-out-to-be-a-psycho storyline has had various appearances on the big screen. Perhaps the iconic appearance is Fatal Attraction, where Michael’s Douglas’s...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Mental Health Bill and the Charge for Attempted Suicide

Mental Health Bill and the Charge for Attempted Suicide Dr Olufemi Oluwatayo As widely reported in the media, on Wednesday 3rd of May 2018, the...

WHAT MEN NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THEIR FERTILITY (Part 2)

Kemi Ailoje What are the most common infertility issues faced by men? As mentioned in our last week’s edition, male infertility usually manifests as issues with...

Lambo: Only Political Will Can Address Universal Health Coverage

Thirteen years after Nigeria launched its National Health Insurance Scheme, only four per cent of its populace has been enrolled under the scheme. Martins...

LASAM, Stakeholders Demand Full Release, Implementation of Lagos Health Budget

Martins Ifijeh Following the high maternal, newborn mortality rates and other health issues common to Nigeria, the Lagos State Accountability Mechanism for Maternal and Newborn...

Experts Urge Lupus Patients to See their Doctors Regularly

Rebecca Ejifoma To raise awareness and make a difference for people affected by Lupus in Nigeria, experts from Labalaba Foundation for Lupus Awareness and Advocacy...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Project One Tasks Youths on Education, Leadership Skills

From Kuni Tyessi in  Abuja Project One Productions, organisers of #IAmNigerian, has called on Nigerian youths to embrace education, capacity programmes and go through processes...

Group Protests Racial Bias against Nigerian Student in US

Racial bias against Ms Lolade Siyonbola, a Nigerian graduate student at the Yale University, has prompted a Nigerian group in the United States to...

Breakthrough in Education Funding Could Help More Than Eight Million Nigerian Children go to...

Youth activists deliver petition with 1.5 million signatures calling for the biggest global investment in education history United Nations Secretary-General, World Bank, and...

Breakthrough in Education Funding Could Help More Than Eight Million Nigerian Children go to...

Youth activists deliver petition with 1.5 million signatures calling for the biggest global investment in education history United Nations Secretary-General, World Bank, and...

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2019 and the Ibadan Conversation

Is Our Democracy Dying?

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Allegations of Abuses at IDP Camps

The government may do well to investigate the claims In what has become a familiar game, the presidency last week dismissed the Amnesty International (AI)...