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Bauchi to Procure, Subsidise Tricycles on Loan to Association

Segundo Awofadeji in Bauchi In an effort to provide an efficient and effective public transport service to the people of Bauchi State, the state  Governor,...

NIGERIA

Bauchi to Procure, Subsidise Tricycles on Loan to Association

Segundo Awofadeji in Bauchi In an effort to provide an efficient and effective public transport service to the people of Bauchi State, the state  Governor,...

Tension in Minna as EFCC Arraigns Ex- governor Babangida Aliyu Tuesday

Laleye Dipo in Minna Tension has gripped residents of Minna, the capital of Niger State, as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) begins the...

BUSINESS

Nnaji: Power Privatisation Process was Scuttled by Vested Interests

By Ejiofor Alike A former Minister of Power, Prof. Bart Nnaji, has stated that the power privatisation process that led to the handing over of...

Presidency: FG Exploring $300m Diaspora Bond to Make Nigerians Abroad Buy...

By Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja The federal government is to float a $300 million Diaspora Bond as part of measures to galvanise the buy-in of...

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LIFE & STYLE

New Guards in the Megacity

In line with his goal to stem crime and develop community policing, Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has unveiled the State Neighbourhood Safety...

Celebrating Nigerian Icons  

Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Attahiru Jega are one of a kind. Diverse in their professional callings, but united by a common course:...

Why States In The North Are Failing

Muhammadu Ali Pate argues that lack of leadership is responsible for the poor showing of some states Recent uproar amongst some elites in northern geopolitical...

An Open Letter To President Buhari

The culture of the Yoruba demands that a big thank you usually follows any show of magnanimity, hence the popular saying that “Ti aba...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

Excessive Facial Hair

Family Health Hirsutism is a condition where women have excess unwanted hair on their faces and bodies. With this masculine hair presentation, the hair is...

Lessons to Be Learnt from Turkish Healthcare

While Nigeria and Turkey had the same poor healthcare facilities decades ago, the deliberate decision by the Turkish government to raise its health sector...

Female Condom: Less than 1% Compliance Recorded In Nigeria

Kuni Tyessi in Abuja In pursuance of diverse Family Planning methods as well as in curbing the spread of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI), the female...

NGO Tackles Depression, HBP, Stigma, Others in Widows

Kuni Tyessi In the spirit of the Easter celebrations, a non-governmental organisation, Rock of Ages Foundation‎, has as part of its programme to mark the...

Medical Directors Solicit Private Sector Partnership against Meningitis

  Kuni Tyessi The Guild of Medical Directors has lent its voice to the fight against Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM) and is soliciting a realistic collaboration...

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Should The 2018 Census Hold?

 No. The timing is not right for the exercise The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, last week called for the postponement...