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Makarfi: Nigeria Needs a Leader to Salvage Her from Sorrows, Pains

Emmanuel Ukumba in Lafia A presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has stated that Nigeria is in...

2019: Atiku Visits Jonathan, Expresses Optimism on PDP’s Chances

Says he never diverted public funds Ernest Chinwo Forner President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar have expressed optimism that the Peoples Democratic...

BUSINESS

Naira Gains as CBN Injects $210m into FX Market

Obinna Chima The naira appreciated to N359.5 to a dollar on the parallel market yesterday, compared with the N360 to a dollar it closed on...

Fidelity Bank Unveils New Payment Solution

Fidelity Bank Plc has announced the launch of a payment solution designed primarily to allow customers send money and pay bills using their phone...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Industrial Revolution: First, Second, Third, now Fourth: It is Africa’s Time...

By Nkemdilim Begho It is 2038 - exactly 20 years from now - imagine an interconnected world where computing is truly pervasive and everything is...

Shaping the Events Industry

Players in the events market met recently and deliberated extensively on how to grow the industry. Jonathan Eze writes that a united platform like...

Budding Entrepreneurs Bolstered by the Next Titan, an entrepreneurial reality TV show sponsored by Heritage Bank Plc, business ideas of four young entrepreneurs have translated...

Yung Blud Brings Excitement to Afropop Lovers

By Nseobong Okon-Ekong Bandaki Obafemi, batter known as, Yung Blud is the new act to look out for in the Afropop genre. For lovers of...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Overcoming Infertility through Multiple IVF Cycles

While one in every four Nigerian couples experience delay in achieving conception, experts say with multiple IVF the challenge can be addressed. Martins Ifijeh...

UNICEF: Water Sanitation, Hygiene Can Address Malnutrition in Nigeria

Martins Ifijeh The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has stated that access to portal water, improved sanitation and hygiene can prevent children from diarrhea and...

Verve Champions Fight Against Non Communicable Diseases, Holds Fitness Session

Martins Ifijeh As part of plans to curb Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDS) and improve fitness level among Nigerians, Pan-African payment card company, Verve International has engaged...

Organisation Proffers Solution to Wrong Diagnosis in Nigeria

Rebecca Ejifoma With a commitment to provide affordable diagnostics solutions to both clinical and industry practitioners especially adaptable to the Nigerian environment, BioMerieux officially launched...

DG WHO’s Visit to NCDC and Its Implication for Nigeria

Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu On the 11th April 2018, the Director General, World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus visited the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

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EDUCATION

Improving YABATECH’s Infrastructures, Resources for Degree-awarding Status

With the clamour for the elevation of polytechnics to degree- awarding institutions, the newly appointed Rector, Yaba College of Technology, Mr. Femi Omokungbe explained...

FG Begins Data Collation for Repositioning of Basic Education

Paul Obi in Abuja The federal government has commenced data collation in primary and junior secondary schools across the country for the repositioning of the...

Obasanjo, Others for COJOSA’s Grand Re-union

Uchechukwu Nnaike Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is among the dignitaries expected at the grand re-union of the Command Secondary School, Jos Old Students’ Association (COJOSA),...

NUC BMAS: Varsity Don Canvasses Review of Academic Journals

Funmi Ogundare A Professor of Accounting, Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Ishola Akintoye has called on the National Universities Commission (NUC) to ensure that every...

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EDITORIAL

ENOUGH OF THE JTF KILLINGS

Security agencies should work within the rules of engagement The recent killing of four persons, including a mother and her six-month-old baby in Oluasiri, Nembe...