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Lekki Residents Laud Sanwo-Olu, Urge Him to Halt Coastal Road Encroachment

Wale Igbintade The Lekki Estates Residents and Stakeholders Association (LERSA), the umbrella body of over 150 estates and communities stretching from 1004 Estate to Epe,...

Osinbajo: Only Leaders Not Inspired by Personal Profit Can Bring about...

* Asserts Nigeria will overcome its challenges and rise again Deji Elumoye Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday took a deep look at the countless problems bedeviling...

BUSINESS

In Move to Allow Limitless Loan Recovery, CBN Amends Operational Guidelines...

James Emejo The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has amended the operational guidelines of the Global Standing Instruction (GSI) to allow for continuous and unrestricted...

Botsurance Partners Kudi to Improve Insurance Penetration in Nigerian

As part of efforts to increase the insurance penetration in Nigeria, Insuretech start-up, Botsurance has announced partnership with payments service company, Kudi, to provide...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Gospel Concert Secures Fresh Talents

Adekunle Gold’s New Album is Ready

Ferdinand Ekechukwu After huge success on a number of songs, such as ‘It is What It is’, ‘Sinners’, and ‘High’, released last year, Afro-fusion singer,...

‘Dinner at My Place’ Opens in Cinemas

Ferdinand Ekechukwu Multiple-award winning filmmaker, Kevin Apaa had earlier released official trailer for his first theatrical debut, ‘Dinner at My Place’. The romantic comedy premiered...

Kush Jnr Delivers on Newest EP

Singer/songwriter Kush Jnr panache stays his sounds of music, delivering upmost and fantastic mixes of his worldwide anthem. The rap artiste delivers a message...

Ayoola and Koya Through Friends, Partners, We Expose Talents to Opportunities

At the maiden edition of its talent hunt competition in 2021, five winners emerged in the areas of acting, modeling, singing, and dancing. One...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

GONORRHEA AND INFERTILITY (Part 2)

Last week, we started a topic on Gonorrhea and Infertility. We discussed the causes, risks, signs and symptoms. This week, we will discuss effects...

Medical Expert Implores Women with Uterine Fibroid to Embrace Non-invasive Treatment

Rebecca Ejifoma The Managing Director, Nordica Fibroid Care Centre in Lagos State, Dr Abayomi Ajayi, has implored women with uterine fibroid to embrace non-invasive treatment,...

Masari’s Priceless Gift of Sight to Cataract Patients

Francis Sardauna chronicles the effort of Aminu Masari Youth Empowerment Foundation in restoring the sight of cataract patients in Katsina State through free surgery According...

Giving Bite to Fight against Diseases, Poverty Globally

To give more bite to its fight against diseases, poverty, and inequity globally, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation appointed four members as board...

Organisation Calls for More Focus on Children’s Mental Health

Mary Nnah Following the impact of COVID-19 on the educational system, a social change enterprise, A Mother’s Love Initiative, has reiterated the importance of giving...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Construction of 37 Model ‘Smart Schools’ Fallout of COVID-19, Says UBEC

Kuni Tyessi The emergence of Universal Basic Education Commission Smart School Programme is driven by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, which led to the...

Nigeria’s World Brightest Student Receives IMOC Mathematics Elitist Title

Uchechukwu Nnaike Barely a year after she was honoured by the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth as one of the world brightest students in...

VC Urges UNILAG Staff to Loyalty, Honours 59 Retirees

Uchechukwu NnaIke Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, has charged staff of the institution to show interest in the future of the...

FUOYE Faults Sacked Lecturers’ Claim over Reinstatement

The Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), has accused two of its sacked lecturers, Dr. Akinyemi Omonijo and Prof. Adeyemi Oluwagbemiga, of misleading the public over...

BACKPAGE

A Standing Ovation for Abdulsamad Rabiu

Tinubu: Nigeria No Be Lagos (3)

The Conjugal World of Rt. Hon. Powerful!

Of Super Eagles and Buhari’s Call

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BACKPAGE

A Standing Ovation for Abdulsamad Rabiu

By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, I was extremely pleased to be invited to Sokoto two days ago, January 27, 2022, by one of the world’s...

EDITORIAL

FLIGHT DELAYS AND CANCELLATIONS

Who will make the tough decisions to save passengers from undue delays? Air travel in Nigeria is beset by frequent delays, and sometimes outright cancellation...

Column

Endless Tears in Chibok Amid UN’s Frank Report

Ring true Phone 08054699539 Email: yemi.adebowale@thisdaylive.com When Boko Haram struck in Chibok, Borno State, nine days ago, four people were killed, 22 women/two men abducted and 110...