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RCCG Donates Relief Materials to IDPs in Plateau  

By Seriki Adinoyi in Jos The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Region 8, Plateau State has donated three trucks and two buses of assorted...

Police Parade Suspected Kidnappers of Chibok Schoolgirls

By Michael Olugbode in Maiduguri Four years after the abduction of 276 Chibok schoolgirls, Police Wednesdayparaded eight men allegedly involved in the abduction of the girls. The...

BUSINESS

Marvel Comics Commissions Nigeria’s Okorafor to Write Standalone Book on Black...

Nigerian award winning comic writer Nnedi Okorafor has been commissioned by Marvel Comics to write a standalone book for Black Panther character ‘Shuri’. Shuri, who...

Oil & Gas Lease Renewal: Senate Accuses  Kachikwu, DPR  of Sharp...

By Deji Elumoye in Abuja The Senate on Wednesday accused the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Ibe Kachukwu, and the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR,...

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

Primary Healthcare Funding Gulps 64% in Health Sector, Says FG

Paul Obi in Abuja The federal government Tuesday said it has changed the structure of healthcare funding in the country, with primary health care gulping...

When a Headache Needs Urgent Care

Saturday FAMILY HEALTH By Bobo Bode-Kayode; lifeissuesfromwithin@yahoo.com; 08053372356 When we have any kind of pain or discomfort in the head, we call it headache. This feeling could...

RECURRENT PREGNANCY LOSS (Part 1)

For couples who have been trying for a baby, the death of a child though not yet born can be very devastating. While this loss may seem invisible...

New Permanent Secretary, Federal Health Ministry, Assumes Duty 

By Paul Obi in Abuja The new Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Abdullahi Mashi, has assumed duty. Mashi, who addressed directors and management staff...

 GT Bank Rallies Support for Children with Autism

By Martins Ifijeh Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, will hold the 8th edition of its Annual Autism Conference July 17 and July...

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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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THE SCOURGE OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING

The authorities should address the problem of poverty Of the around 700,000 persons trafficked across the world every year, Nigeria's notoriety in the act has...