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Dollar Tumbles on Parallel Mkt, Sells at N501/$ from N525/$

• Buy rate falls below N490 as Teriba urges CBN on building reserves • With $30bn, we have firepower to meet demand, says central...

NIGERIA

Dollar Tumbles on Parallel Mkt, Sells at N501/$ from N525/$

• Buy rate falls below N490 as Teriba urges CBN on building reserves • With $30bn, we have firepower to meet demand, says central...

Ministers Tearfully Bid Amina Mohammed Farewell During Valedictory Session

Tobi Soniyi in Abuja Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday presided over a valedictory session in honour of the outgoing Minister of Environment Amina, Mohammed, who...

BUSINESS

Benefits of Risk Management

Nume Ekeghe reckons that applying risk management principles is essential for the growth of any business and the economy Risk management is essential in financial...

Survey Highlights Effects of Unemployment, Poverty on Society

Obinna Chima The latest public opinion poll results released by NOIPolls have revealed that majority of Nigerians cited the level of unemployment and poverty as...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Reversing Maternal Mortality

Succour for Mother of Triplets

Adibe Emenyonu writes on the support of the Edo deputy governor's wife, Maryann Shaibu, to an abandoned mother of triplets Many for years have prayed...

Do You Build or Destroy?

I had two heart wrenching conversations last week with people having challenges with their bosses. The first person called me crying. She said she did...

Gangsters Meet Their Waterloo

The Ogun State Police Command's onslaught against criminal elements terrorising residents in the state and its environ has continued to yield results. Femi Ogbonnikan,...
Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole

Nigeria: Still Toying Around with Health

Odimegwu Onwumere is concerned that Nigeria only marginally improved the 2017 budget for the health sector from 3.65 per cent in 2016 to 4.15 per...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

‘Women with Endometriosis More Likely to Suffer Miscarriage’

Martins Ifijeh Women who suffer from endometriosis are more likely to experience miscarriage, while 40 per cent of women with infertility have endometriosis, the Lead...
Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole

Health Minister Inaugurates Statutory Committees for National Health Act

Kuni Tyessi The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has inaugurated statutory committees of the 2014 National Health Act to ensure adequate coordination and implementation...

Hospital Offers Free Health Camp

As part of efforts at contributing to the health needs of Nigerians, an Indian specialist hospital in Nigeria, Primus International Super Specialty Hospital is...

Woman Are You  Trying to Get Pregnant?

A woman has a very important part to play in conception. The great   role cannot be over emphasized. The emotions begin to run high even...

Hope for Women with Obstetric Fistula

Odo and Ogbuagu share their experiences While about 150,000 Nigerian women suffer from uncontrolled urination and defecation, otherwise known as obstetric fistula, there seems...

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Fixing prices by government fiat does not work

THE TASK FORCE ON FOOD PRICES The Federal Executive Council recently constituted among itself a “Food Security Task Force’’ to address the rising prices of...