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NIGERIA

We Will Record Victory in Ogun Guber Race, Says Dimeji...

Femi Ogbonnikan in Abeokuta Ogun State governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Hon. Dimeji Bankole, has pledged that his party would make a...

Supreme Court Nullifies Rivers’ Congresses

The Supreme Court has set aside the decision of the Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt Division, which permitted the conduct of congresses by the...

BUSINESS

Worst Days Over for Nigeria’s Economy, Says Elumelu

Obinna Chima The founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Mr. Tony Elumelu, yesterday said Nigeria’s economy is headed in the right direction, describing 2016...

Access Bank Grows Nine Months Earnings to N375 Billion

Goddy Egene Access Bank Plc yesterday announced earnings of N375.2 billion for the nine months ended 30 September 2018, up three per cent from N365.1...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

New Deal for Former Niger Delta Agitators

With the completion of the Vocational Training Centre in Agadagba-Obon, Ondo State, the Amnesty Office has given fresh impetus to the training of ex-agitators...

Reforming the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad

Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that the recent collaboration between the Nigeria Police and the German Foreign Office, which churned out 135 operatives of the Federal...

OUT-OF-SCHOOL CHILDREN AND JIHADISTS

Some 13.2 million out-of-school children in Nigeria are vulnerable as they could easily be recruited into criminal gangs. I want to beg the federal, state and local...

Alaafin: An Unusual Monarch at 80

Williams Shakespeare’s assertion that ‘Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them’ aptly summarises the life of one...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Addressing Poverty through Social Inclusion

A recent dialogue on the Social Work and Professionalisation Bill currently with the National Assembly has again brought to the fore the need for...

Sexual Health in Man And Woman

SATURDAY  FAMILY HEALTH  By BOBO BODE-KAYODE.; lifeissuesfromwithin@yahoo.com, Cell 0805337235. Human beings are sexual beings. This is because we are created to fulfill the ultimate purpose of not...

Relationship Pattern and Spread of HIV/AIDS II

Mark Neboh My first article in this series “Relationship Pattern and Spread of HIV/AIDS” published on ThisDay Saturday 27th January, 2018 dealt broadly on relationship...

Tackling Incidence of Mental Disorder in Nigeria

Martins Ifijeh writes that the World Mental Health Day, which is commemorated every October 10, has again brought to the fore the burning issues of mental disorders...

Lalude: Reddington Can Help Nigeria Tackle Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Tunde Lalude, a fellow of the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburg, is a Consultant Laparoscopic Surgeon, and the Group Medical Director of...

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EDUCATION

FCT and Educational Developments

Teach for Nigeria Partners Kaduna State Government to Reform Education in Northern Nigeria

In the furtherance of its commitment to putting an end to education inequity, Teach for Nigeria (TFN), a non-profit organization, has expanded its program...

Foundation Advances Literacy Course with Library

The launch of Flipbook Foundation For Literacy Advancement, a centre which started just as an act of charity in Lagos, portends positive contributions towards...

Petroleum Varsity Calls for Implementation of Establishing Act

Kuni Tyessi in Abuja The Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta State has called for the implementation of the act establishing the institution after...

Maltina Teacher of the Year: My Stature Didn’t Discourage Me

Uchechukwu Nnaike Despite being denied a job once because the head teacher felt he won’t be able to handle students with his small frame, coupled...

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An Officer and a Gentleman

HOW I BECAME ADDICTED TO SOCIAL MEDIA

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EDITORIAL

THE TRAVEL BAN ON 50 NIGERIANS

The travel ban is flawed Acting on the Federal High Court judgment which upheld the legality of Executive Order Six signed by President Muhammadu Buhari...