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Ecobank Nigeria Appoints Akinwuntan Managing Director Designate

Obinna Chima The Board of Directors of Ecobank Nigeria Limited on Thursday announced the appointment of Patrick Akinwuntan as the Managing Director designate of the...

At Last, Senate Okays Payment of N348bn Subsidy Claims to 74...

Deji Elumoye in Abuja After over two years of agitation by the oil marketing and trading companies for the payment of their outstanding subsidy claims...

BUSINESS

Moody’s: Pressure Mounts Cement Producers to Reduce Emissions

Amid efforts to decarbonise the global economy, pressure is increasing on energy-intensive cement producers to reduce greenhouse emissions, Moody's Investors Service stated in a...

Agusto & Co Assigns Zenith Insurance ‘A+’ Rating

Agusto & Co has assigned an “A+” rating to Zenith General Insurance Company Limited. That was the first time the pan-African rating agency would be...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Bracing for Security Challenges in Niger Delta    

To be in top form in the on-going war against militancy and other forms of criminality in the Niger Delta, the Nigerian military recently...

A Decade of Love for Widows  

Peter Uzoho, who was at the 10th anniversary of the Rose of Sharon Foundation in Lagos, writes on the love shown widows and orphans...

Abuja Int’l Housing Expo: Osinbajo to Unveil Event, UAE, Turkey, China , Others Confirm...

The Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will  Monday in Abuja, declare open the 12th Abuja International Housing show (AIH) even as Turkey, United Arab...

EbonyLife’s New Direction 

Ten years ago, TV host Mo’ Abudu toyed with the idea of owning a TV channel that will cater premium entertainment to Nigerians  and...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Responding to Disease Outbreak

In a country prone to disease outbreaks due to poor healthcare and its corollaries – high mortality rate, late reportage of cases, and poor...

Ambode Advocates IMNCH Strategy in Tackling Maternal, Child Mortality

Martins Ifijeh Wife of the governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has lent her support to the new Integrated, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health...

Total Takes Fight against Malaria to Rivers Communities

Ernest Chinwo in Port Harcourt Multinational oil giant, Total Exploration and Production Limited (TEPNG) has flagged off the sensitisation of Amah, Idu and Egi communities...

Stakeholders Call for End to Dental Amalgam

Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City Government at all levels in Africa have been called upon to phase out dental amalgam in dentistry. The call was...

Experts Call for Collaboration against Autism in Nigeria

Ayodeji Ake As part of efforts to address Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) among children in Nigeria, experts have called on all stakeholders and government to...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Transforming Lives through Ogunjobi’s Foundation

Moved by the need to transform lives and ensure the progress and development of the people of Ikare-Akoko, Ondo State, the Bisi Ogunjobi Foundation...

Old Students Association Gives Back to their Alma Mater

Peace Obi As part of efforts and commitment towards building a better society, the old students of Stadium High School, Surulere, 1993 set were at...

FEDPOLY Management Suspends Two Union Leaders for Cultism

By Hammed Shittu in Ilorin. The Management of Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara state has suspended indefinitely, two students union leaders of the institution, Tajudeen Selim...

Foundation Champions Advocacy to Improve Maths, English Language Skills

Hammed Shittu in Ilorin The Kwara State Government has expressed its readiness to partner private sector and corporate organisations to advance the standard of education...

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EDITORIAL

SHARING THE ABACHA LOOT

The money should be tied to some developmental projects How best can the recently returned $322million by the government of Switzerland from the money looted...