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Wushishi was a Thoroughbred Professional Soldier, Says Buhari

Deji Elumoye in Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned Nigeria's former Chief of Army Staff, Major General Mohammed Inuwa Wushishi (rtd), describing his demise as...

2023: Don’t Allow Politicians to Use You, Atiku Group Tells Youths

Francis Sardauna in Katsina Ahead of the 2023 general election, the National Coordinator and Founder of the Northern Youth Advocate for Atiku (NOYAA), Hon. Bello...

BUSINESS

Fuel Subsidy Removal: As World Bank Joins Conversation on Appropriate Palliatives

The clock is ticking for the implementation of the policy on fuel subsidy removal. Economists say unless the subsidy regime is brought to an...

Airport Concession: Stakeholders Make Case for Indigenous Companies

Aviation The federal government is at an advanced stage of the concession of four major airport facilities in the country, as many companies both local...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

How ARISE Fashion Week Flew Made-in-Nigeria Flag High in Dubai

Vanessa Obioha who was in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, for the ARISE Fashion Week, reports not only how the event lit up the city,...

Tosin Martin, Bisola Aiyeola Perform NUGA 2022 Theme Song at Flag Off Ceremony

Ahead of the 2022 Nigerian University Games Association (NUGA) games, Nigerian singers Bisola Aiyeola and Tosin Martin performed the 2022 official theme song at...

Ahead of Christmas with Sinach and Friends, Onyeka Onwenu, Ayo Vincent Share Expectations

The upcoming Christmas Concert with Sinach and Friends is eliciting reactions from gospel acts billed to perform on December 12, 2021, at The Monarch...

After Raking N5.2 billion in O2 Arena, Wizkid Dominates Spotify’s Wrapped

Stories by Vanessa Obioha The past week has been a historic one for Nigeria’s Afrobeats superstar, Wizkid. His three-day ‘Made in Lagos’ concert held at...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

Improving National Workplace Policies for Exclusive Breastfeeding

Despite emphasis on importance of exclusive breastfeeding for infants during their first six months of birth, Sunday Ehigiator reports that Nigerian working mothers are...

Kano Relishes Switch over to Digital Terrestrial Platform

Kano, the country’s most populous state has embraced the digital world with the promise of improved television service after making the transition from analogue...

CSO Targets Lifting 20 million Nigerian Under-5 Children from Malnutrition by 2030

Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The Civil Society- Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) has flagged-off a partnership project aimed at improving Nigeria's nutrition systems. The organisation...

8-year-old Anuoluwapo Moses Urgently Needs N15m for Open Heart Surgery

Rebecca Ejifoma Eight-years-old Anuoluwapo Moses urgently needs N15m for an open heart surgery to correct her heart defects and forestall irreversible and life-threatening complications. According to...

Health Experts Advocate Mandatory Blood Sugar Screening for Patients

Mary Nnah Health professionals have agreed that one of the ways to ensure access to diabetes care is that government and private sector stakeholders must...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Sokoto Varsity Matriculates 2,000 Students, Denounces Indecency

Onuminya Innocent The Sokoto State University (SSU) has matriculated about 2,000 students into various departments of the institution. The institution's Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Sani Muhammad Dangoggo, disclosed...

Buhari Tells Universities to Look for Alternative Funding

Adibe Emenyonu President Muhammadu Buhari has called on universities to look for other funding sources as the federal government subventions cannot meet their needs. “The federal...

LASDRI Honours Greensprings’ Bus Driver for Safe Driving

In celebration of the 2021 Drivers’ Appreciation Day, the Lagos State Driver’s Institute (LASDRI) gave a special recognition award to Mr. Williams Udeme, a...

Global Education Week: BIC Honours Exceptional Educators

Uchechukwu Nnaike BIC, one of the world leaders in stationery, lighters and shavers, marked this year’s Global Education Week (GEW) by honouring 10 exceptional educators...

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A Yellow Bus Ride and Musings on 2023

SimonKolawole! by Simon Kolawole On Thursday, I did something I had not done in Lagos since 1999: I rode in a public bus. I had...

EDITORIAL

THE COVID-19 OMICRON CHALLENGE

The federal government must speed up the vaccination of the citizenry Last Wednesday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) raised the alarm that the...

Column

Aregbesola Has No Business Remaining in Office

Ring True BY  Yemi Adebowale Phone 08054699539    Email: yemi.adebowale@thisdaylive.com The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola should be embarrassed as the man supervising the Nigeria Correctional Service...