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Adeleke Emerges Osun PDP Governorship Candidate

Yinka Kolawole in Osogbo Senator representing Osun West, Senator Ademola Adeleke, Saturday night won the Peoples Democratic Party governorship primary in Osun State. Adeleke polled...

News in Photographs: Atiku Declares

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Saturday in Adamawa formally declared his bid for the 2019 presidential election. Abubakar is vying for president on the...

BUSINESS

Senate, NADDC Assures Investors of Original  Equipment Manufacturing

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Industry, Trade and Investment, Senator Sam Egwu, said the resourcefulness exhibited by the Jelani Aliyu led National...

Level Crossings: Motorists, Pedestrians Urged to be Cautious

In commemoration of the International Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD), last month, motorists and pedestrians have been advised to be cautious when using the...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Charles Uwagbai: Nollywood Surpasses Some Hollywood Movies in Cinemas

Charles Uwagbai is the director of blockbuster movie, The Ghost and the Tout, a movie that broke box office record and outperformed many Hollywood...

Muiz Banire: From My Own Perspective of the Quran, Islam Prohibits Polygamy

Simply put, marriages nowadays collapse on account of economic challenges and sexual incompatibility, a development which eventually has begun to take its toll on...

Murphy-Owodeyi: Strong, Determined, Ambitious

My Story Beautiful and admirable, Aisha Murphy-Owodeyi is a chef and socialite whose interest in cuisines has brought her excellence and made her top notch. With...

Damola Adegboye: I’m Single But not Searching, My Woman Must Be Smart Upstairs

Comedian and master of ceremony, Damola Adegboye tells the story of how he started his career by collecting N500 per show to collecting up...

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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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A LIFE OF GIVING

Emmanuel Ugoji pays tribute to Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president and 2019 presidential aspirant In an emotion laden voice, the cry of help was heard at...