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Supreme Court Constitutes Two Panels to Hear Vacation Appeals

Alex Enumah in Abuja The Supreme Court has set up two panels, comprising of five Justices each to attend to appeals that may likely get...

FAAN Threatens to Shutdown Vendors over Stale Food

By Chinedu Eze The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said that it will henceforth shutdown vendors that sell stale food to customers at the...

BUSINESS

Customs Impounds 589 Bags of Rice in Niger

By Laleye Dipo In Minna The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has impounded 589 bags of rice smuggled into the country through the Banana border town...

German Fund Acquires 39% Stake in Royal Exchange Insurance

InsuResilience Investment Fund (IIF) has acquired 39.25 per cent stake in Royal Exchange General Insurance Company Limited (REGIC)Plc, one of the nation’s largest non-life...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Diamonds for the Duke at 60

Rider Lotto Poised to Alleviate Poverty in the Society

Mary Nnah Mr. Ola Omotosho, Chairman of Ridersports Software Nigeria Limited, owner of Rider Lotto, a new entry into the lottery business, has revealed that...

Fraser Suites Relishes World Travel, Trip Advisor’s Brand Awards

Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja Fraser Suites, Abuja has received the service excellence awards from World Travel Award and Trip Advisor. The hotel, which features 126 Gold-Standard...

Parkway Gardens Brings Facelift to Real Estate in Nigeria

Mary Nnah Wealth Island Properties Limited, is through its latest project, Parkway Gardens, Buknor, gearing up to change the lifestyles of Nigerians, especially as it...

Fashola, Sanwo-Olu Task Youths on Inclusion

Sunday Ehigiator The immediate past Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, and the current Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwolu, recently appealed...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Lagoon Hospitals Unveils New Equipment

Hamid Ayodeji As part of efforts to continue providing superior healthcare services and reduce medical tourism, the Lagoon Hospitals has unveiled its recently acquired state-of-the...

Addressing Open Defecation in Nigeria

Nigeria ranks second among countries practicing open defecation globally, leading to social, economic and health implications. But the federal government, UNICEF, UKAID, and other...

Durosinmi-Etti: Avastin has Saved Many Nigerians with Cancer

Over the last few weeks, there has been a national discuss on whether or not Avastin, the drug linked to blindness experienced in Kaduna...

Eko: Nigeria is World’s Capital of Sickle Cell Anemia

Funmi Eko is the Chief Executive Officer, CocoTripps Productions, and currently runs RedConnectNg, a nongovernmental organisation. In this interview with Kayode Fasua, she said sickle...

With Proper Information, BHCPF is no Threat to Health Insurance, Says Nkechika

Martins Ifijeh The Director General, Delta State Contributory Health Commission (DSCHC), Dr. Ben Nkechika has stated that if the implementation manual of the Basic Health...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Tech-U: Leading Nigeria’s Technological Devt

In a lecture titled ‘Technology, Culture and Society’, Prof. Toyin Falola charged the First Technical University, Ibadan to live up to its name by...

Elumelu, Education Stakeholders Task Students on Responsible Citizenship

Ogechukwu Obi The Chairman, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Mr. Tony Elumelu has advised students to lead lives that will portray them as responsible Nigerian citizens. Elumelu said...

Change Nigeria’s Battered Image, Moghalu, Yayale, Ribadu Charge Youths

Kuni Tyessi in Abuja Former presidential aspirant and former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Kingsley Moghalu has expressed concern that...

Rotary Club to Raise N35m for Education, Other Projects

The Rotary Club of Ikeja has concluded plans to raise not less than N35 million for humanitarian projects at the investiture and fund raising...

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IJEGUN AND THE PIPELINE VANDALS

The authorities could do more to secure the pipelines No fewer than 10 persons were killed with dozens of houses and vehicles burnt when the...