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NIGERIA

Atiku Describes Lai Mohammed as APC’s Priest of Lies

Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation (APCO) has described the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Muhammed, as the high priest of the...

2019: Yar’Adua/Atiku Associates Regroup for PDP in Ekiti

Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti Associates of the late Gen. Shehu Musa Yar’Adua under the platform of the Yar'Adua/Atiku Political Family and Friends have regrouped...

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BUSINESS

W’Bank: In 12 Years, 90% Extremely Poor will Live in Nigeria,...

 Out of world’s 28 poorest countries, 27 in sub-Saharan Africa  Extreme poverty partly due to reliance on extractive industries Kunle Aderinokun The World Bank has...

To Avoid Recession, Nigeria Must Build Fiscal Buffers

At the 2018 annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank held in Bali, Indonesia, the Nigerian delegation led by  the Minister of...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Alaafin: An Unusual Monarch at 80

FELA AT 80: A LOST PROVOCATEUR

Decades after his death, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, the Afrobeat impresario remains a revered icon among his teeming devotees worldwide, Yinka Olatunbosun reports TRIBUTE Fela was a legend...

SHONIBARE AS ART X 2018’S TRUMP CARD

Just picture the influx of thousands of people into Civic Centre every November 2 to 4 in Lagos to see tasteful, eclectic works of...

Wiebe Boer: A Black Man in White Skin

When you see him, you think of a European. His skin colour betrays him. His big smile, calm countenance and simplicity are endearing. He...

Hands in the Air for Major Lazer

Using Music to Promote 2019 Electoral PeaceNigerians The musical ecstasy at the beachfront of Hard Rock Cafe last weekend was inspired by thrilling...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Sexual Health in Man And Woman

SATURDAY  FAMILY HEALTH  By BOBO BODE-KAYODE.; lifeissuesfromwithin@yahoo.com, Cell 0805337235. Human beings are sexual beings. This is because we are created to fulfill the ultimate purpose of not...

Relationship Pattern and Spread of HIV/AIDS II

Mark Neboh My first article in this series “Relationship Pattern and Spread of HIV/AIDS” published on ThisDay Saturday 27th January, 2018 dealt broadly on relationship...

Tackling Incidence of Mental Disorder in Nigeria

Martins Ifijeh writes that the World Mental Health Day, which is commemorated every October 10, has again brought to the fore the burning issues of mental disorders...

Lalude: Reddington Can Help Nigeria Tackle Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Tunde Lalude, a fellow of the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburg, is a Consultant Laparoscopic Surgeon, and the Group Medical Director of...

Lagos Births Social Health Insurance Scheme

Martins Ifijeh On the day that Mrs Morenikeji (surname withheld), a 35-year-old happily married woman found out she was pregnant, she was struck with a...

SPORT

EDUCATION

FCT and Educational Developments

Teach for Nigeria Partners Kaduna State Government to Reform Education in Northern Nigeria

In the furtherance of its commitment to putting an end to education inequity, Teach for Nigeria (TFN), a non-profit organization, has expanded its program...

Foundation Advances Literacy Course with Library

The launch of Flipbook Foundation For Literacy Advancement, a centre which started just as an act of charity in Lagos, portends positive contributions towards...

Petroleum Varsity Calls for Implementation of Establishing Act

Kuni Tyessi in Abuja The Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta State has called for the implementation of the act establishing the institution after...

Maltina Teacher of the Year: My Stature Didn’t Discourage Me

Uchechukwu Nnaike Despite being denied a job once because the head teacher felt he won’t be able to handle students with his small frame, coupled...

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EDITORIAL

Breaking The Cycle of Violence on The Plateau

Government must look at the divisive indigene-settler concept It is disconcerting that the ethnic groups in Jos and environs are again on the warpath after...