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Nasarawa APC Stakeholders Endorse Al-Makura for Party Chairmanship Race

Igbawase Ukumba in Lafia Critical stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa State yesterday officially endorsed the candidature of Senator Umaru Tanko Al-Makura...

Ebonyi Declares Ex-House Member Wanted for Inciting Comments on...

Benjamin Nworie in Abakaliki Ebonyi State Government yesterday declared a former member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Linus Okorie, wanted over an alleged defamatory...

BUSINESS

ICRC Bemoans Slow Pace of Work at Inland Container Depots

James Emejo The acting Director General, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Mr. Michael Ohiani has lamented that 16 years after the concession contracts for the...

Stock Market Rebounds as CBN Maintains Status Quo on Rates

Kayode Tokede The stock market of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) gained N6 billion, even as Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

New Trustees for Chude&Ego Foundation

Scorecard for the Nigerian Air Force in the Last 12 Months

The Spokesperson of the Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, profiles the scorecard of the 21st Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo...

Ugwu Kachi: Bridging the Supply Gap in Domestic Gas Supply

Ugwu Samuel Kachi is the founder and CEO of GasPAL Technologies Ltd, a service that connects customers to gas plants in record time. While...

Corruption and Its Damning Consequence for Nigeria

Corruption and its consequence for Nigeria was the focus of the recently released 2021 Corruption Perceptions Index by Transparency International. In analysing the damning...

Damilola Olanrewaju: Government Needs to Encourage Investments in Lands and Properties

Damilola Olanrewaju a.k.a D.O, CEO of Opalite Nigeria, a fast-growing real estate development and brokerage firm, also coordinates a network of independent property brokers...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

Organisation Harps on Need to Focus on Children’s Mental Health

Mary Nnah Following the impact of Covid-19 on the educational system, a social change initiative, A Mother’s Love Initiative has reiterated the significance of giving...

GONORRHEA AND INFERTILITY (Part 1)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) or Sexually Transmitted Infectious (STIs) is generally acquired through sexual contact. The organisms (bacteria, virus or parasites) that cause sexually...

The City of Port Harcourt and “the hanging black cloud”

Temilade Salami Imagine yourself on the day of a long awaited interview, dressed in a well-ironed white and sky blue shirt on a beautiful Monday...

THISDAY Reporter Wins CAMA Award

Ayodeji Ake A reporter with THISDAY Newspaper, Sunday Ehigiator has won the maiden edition of Cleft Awareness Media award (CAMA) Nigeria 2021, organised by the...

Collaboratively Boosting Global COVID-19 Response Chiemelie Ezeobi reports that Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Wellcome recently pledged US$300 Million to Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness...

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EDUCATION

Construction of 37 Model ‘Smart Schools’ Fallout of COVID-19, Says UBEC

Kuni Tyessi The emergence of Universal Basic Education Commission Smart School Programme is driven by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, which led to the...

Nigeria’s World Brightest Student Receives IMOC Mathematics Elitist Title

Uchechukwu Nnaike Barely a year after she was honoured by the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth as one of the world brightest students in...

VC Urges UNILAG Staff to Loyalty, Honours 59 Retirees

Uchechukwu NnaIke Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, has charged staff of the institution to show interest in the future of the...

FUOYE Faults Sacked Lecturers’ Claim over Reinstatement

The Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), has accused two of its sacked lecturers, Dr. Akinyemi Omonijo and Prof. Adeyemi Oluwagbemiga, of misleading the public over...

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Igbos Are Prepared For The 2023 Presidency

george Obiozor (Response to Igbos, PDP, and the Presidency by Fredrick Nwabufo on THISDAY, the Sunday Newspaper, January 23, 2022). Let it been known and clearly...

EDITORIAL

DEARTH OF MANPOWER IN UNIVERSITIES

Government must invest more in the universities In an apparent admission of the acute shortage of lecturers on the campuses, the National Universities Commission (NUC)...

Column

Kalu, GTBank: A Tale of Two Judgements

Supreme Court: Orji Kalu v EFCC I don't know whether to say, as we say in Hausa, 'Na sha mamaki' (I was amazed)! or in...