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Oil Marketers to shut Down Operations Midnight

By Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMAN) on Sunday directed its members to shut down all...

Buhari Sets up Committee on Autonomy of State Legislature, Judiciary

By Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja In compliance with the fourth alteration to the 1999 constitution, President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a Presidential Implementation Committee on...

BUSINESS

‘AIM Focused on Accelerating Growth Across Africa, India, Middle East’

By Ugo Aliogo The Partner and Advisory, Africa, India and Middle East (AIM) EY, Hennie Human, has said the initiative is focused on accelerating growth...

FG Commences N100bn Fresh Borrowing through Sukuk Bond

By Nume Ekeghe and Sunday Ehigiator The federal government, through the Debt Management Office (DMO), last Friday announced the commencement of the second phase of...

Airtel to Establish Payment Service Bank

Spar Opens 14th Store in Nigeria

POLITICS

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GETTING INTO THE YULETIDE MOOD

Duke Asidere’s Playspot Moves to a New Space

For Playspot Studio, Saturday, December 1 heralded a new beginning. The studio, a brain-child of the artist Duke Asidere, has relocated to a new...

Edet Amana: ‘Nigeria’s Main Source of Revenue, Crude Oil, Its Biggest Problem’

A first encounter with Engr. Edet James Amana will hardly reveal that he is 80 years old. The indefatigable Nigerian combines the wisdom of...

Goodheart Obi Ekwueme: We Need Good Men in Politics

 A Vice President’s Son’s Visions With an incandescent visage, a graceful gait and a sense of modesty, he sits calmly on a sofa in...

The ANBUCRAFT Revolution in Art and Literature

Uzor Maxim Uzoatu It was my buddy Tony Akudinobi, the utilitarian art honcho, who heads Hammerhead Integrated Ltd, that brought to my attention the fifth...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Genetic Disorders in Man

SATURDAY FAMILY  By Bobo Bode-Kayode, lifeissuesfromwithin@yahoo.com, 08053372356 (sms) only The human DNA is made up of 46 chromosomes, and each man has a definite sequence ,...

Psychiatrist Canvasses Collaboration between Institutions, Firms in Tackling Health Disorders

A Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Shehu Sale, has called for active collaboration between institutional organs in the formal sector and non-formal traditional healers in tackling...

Dealing with HIV

As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to commemorate this year’s World AIDS Day recently, Martins Ifijeh chronicles the lives of Nigerians who...

NiBUCAA, NACA Push for Sustained Political Will to Address HIV

Martins Ifijeh The Nigerian Business Coalition Against AIDS (NiBUCAA) and the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) have stated that sustained political will...

Adigwe: Pharma Sector Can Address Economic Issues in Nigeria

Dr. Peter Obi Adigwe is the Director General and Chief Executive Officer of the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development. In this exclusive...

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EDUCATION

LAUTECH Gets New VC

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Unity Schools’ Enrolment to Rise by 20% in 2020

By Kuni Tyessi inAbuja Enrolment into the 104 federal government colleges is expected to increase by 20 per cent come 2020 as the federal government...

Agbami Partners: Developing Youths’ Abilities in STEM

Considering the need for youths to contribute towards the technological advancement of the country, the Agbami Partners, in collaboration with the Sustainability Centre, Lagos...

Foundation Decries Exclusion of Special Children from Education System

Olawale Ajimotokan and Udora Orizu in Abuja The Ane Osiobe International Foundation has regretted the neglect of children with special needs from quality education and...

‘Govt’s Poor Accountability, Creating Class among Students Breed Faulty System’

In this interview with Funmi Ogundare, the Vice-Chancellor of Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Delta State, Professor Timothy Olagbemiro decried the lack of proper accountability...

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EDITORIAL

FIRE AND THE HARMATTAN SEASON

MONDAY EDITORIAL There is need to invest more in safety equipment The Harmattan haze has announced its arrival and is gradually creeping and putting people and...