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NIGERIA

Biden to Make History With Appointment of a Black Woman to...

Chido Nwangwu is excited about the possibility of the emergence of the first African-American woman as a Supreme Court Judge in America It was the...

ALHASSAN DOGUWA’S DYSFUNCTIONAL DISTILLATION

Nigeria seems to have lurched into a season of absurdities and wherever one turns there seems to be a pinch of the absurd waiting...

IN DEFENCE OF OBI CUBANA

APC DANCES ON THE PRECIPICE

BUSINESS

FG Eyes N1.5bn from Legal Metrology Services in 2022, Targets Banking,...

James Emejo The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Niyi Adebayo has said that the federal government hopes to generate about N1.5 billion in...

Leky Mills Launches New Product Offering

Ugo Aliogo In a bid to drive the diversification of the yam value chain, Leky Mills has launched a new product offering known as yam...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Adeboye at 80: RCCG Offers Free Surgery for Cleft Lip, Palate Patients

Rebecca Ejifoma The Redeemers Health Centre in partnership with Good Smile Africa Advocacy Initiative is offering free surgery for Cleft Lip and Palate patients. The free...

As Our Mother, Justina Odibo Departs, Heaven Rejoices

Charles Odibo “When the weight of the world is on my shoulders, I turn to my right and realize I’m not alone, because she’s helping...

Ovizz New Single ‘Don Dada’ Earns Hm a Much Needed Entry for 2022

For rapper and songwriter, Ovizz, the new year is an ideal opportunity to take on the industry and make major impacts. With the rapper...

New Trustees for Chude&Ego Foundation

By Vanessa Obioha The Chude & Ego Foundation has constituted its Board of Trustees, which is led by Founder Nonso Okpala, and other board members...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

GONORRHEA AND INFERTILITY (Part 2)

Last week, we started a topic on Gonorrhea and Infertility. We discussed the causes, risks, signs and symptoms. This week, we will discuss effects...

Medical Expert Implores Women with Uterine Fibroid to Embrace Non-invasive Treatment

Rebecca Ejifoma The Managing Director, Nordica Fibroid Care Centre in Lagos State, Dr Abayomi Ajayi, has implored women with uterine fibroid to embrace non-invasive treatment,...

Masari’s Priceless Gift of Sight to Cataract Patients

Francis Sardauna chronicles the effort of Aminu Masari Youth Empowerment Foundation in restoring the sight of cataract patients in Katsina State through free surgery According...

Giving Bite to Fight against Diseases, Poverty Globally

To give more bite to its fight against diseases, poverty, and inequity globally, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation appointed four members as board...

Organisation Calls for More Focus on Children’s Mental Health

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

SPORT

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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Of Super Eagles and Buhari’s Call

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Of Super Eagles and Buhari’s Call

By Olusegun Adeniyi In ‘The World Game is not Just a Game’, respected British sportswriter, Simon Kuper wrote that soccer (football) "arouses in the rest...

EDITORIAL

FLIGHT DELAYS AND CANCELLATIONS

Who will make the tough decisions to save passengers from undue delays? Air travel in Nigeria is beset by frequent delays, and sometimes outright cancellation...

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...