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Obasanjo: Nothing Can Bring Me Back to Partisan Politics

James Sowole in Abeokuta Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Saturday declared that nothing can bring him back to partisan politics which he quit some years ago,...

Major Shake-up in NIS, 6 ACGs, 26 Comptrollers Redeployed

Michael Olugbode in Abuja The Nigerian Immigration Service has announced a major shake-up in its senior staff with the redeployment of six Assistant Comptrollers General...

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PDP and the 2023 General Elections

BUSINESS

WildAid Launches Campaign against Illegal Bushmeat Trade

Omolabake Fasogbon Conservation organisation, WildAid has unveiled a campaign to kick against the demand of illegal bush meat in urban centres. In realising the objectives of...

ProjectGiiV Restates Commitment to Charity, Better life

Omolabake Fasogbon Nigeria’s first digital charity platform, ProjectGiiV has reaffirmed its commitment to meeting the needs of the needy using technology. Founder and Executive Member of...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Fave Debuts with ‘Riddim 5’

Ferdinand Ekechukwu Her inviting verse, “My baby bad, my baby good, my baby all things I need…” trended and was pretty hard to miss at...

Paramount Pictures Acquires Tomi Adeyemi’s Book

Ferdinand Ekechukwu Following a bidding competition involving Netflix, Universal, and Amazon, Paramount Pictures has acquired the rights to Nigerian-American writer/storyteller, Tomi Adeyemi’s Best-Selling Young Adult...

Kush Jnr. Delivers on His New EP

Singer/songwriter, Ekpeyong Victor aka kush Jnr. maintains his style of music, delivering utmost and fantastic mixes. The rap artiste delivers a message on his...

COVID-19, a Blessing for Music Industry, Says British-born Nigerian Artiste

Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja Songwriter and music producer, KaniBeatz, has said COVID-19 pandemic brought more blessing to the Nigerian music industry. The British-born Nigerian said he...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

GONORRHEA AND INFERTILITY (Part 1)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) or Sexually Transmitted Infectious (STIs) is generally acquired through sexual contact. The organisms (bacteria, virus or parasites) that cause sexually...

The City of Port Harcourt and “the hanging black cloud”

Temilade Salami Imagine yourself on the day of a long awaited interview, dressed in a well-ironed white and sky blue shirt on a beautiful Monday...

THISDAY Reporter Wins CAMA Award

Ayodeji Ake A reporter with THISDAY Newspaper, Sunday Ehigiator has won the maiden edition of Cleft Awareness Media award (CAMA) Nigeria 2021, organised by the...

Collaboratively Boosting Global COVID-19 Response Chiemelie Ezeobi reports that Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Wellcome recently pledged US$300 Million to Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness...

Matrix Energy Flags off Six-day Free Medical Eye Treatment in Delta

Sylvester Idowu in Warri Nigeria’s oil and gas leading company, Matrix Energy Group Ltd, has flagged off a six-day free eye medical outreach for five...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Babcock Varsity Inducts 54 Medical Doctors

Funmi Ogundare It was jubilation recently as Babcock University, Ilishan Remo in Ogun, inducted 54 doctors into the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN). Miss...

Educationists Advocate History in School Curriculum

Funmi Ogundare A director in the Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC), Dr. Dada Shonibare, has described history as a valuable subject. Shonibare, who made...

Lalong Pledges Assistance to Karl Kumm Varsity Council

Seriki Adinoyi Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau has directed the Commissioner for Higher Education and the Head of Service to immediately engage stakeholders in resolving...

Ogundipe: UNILAG’s Quantum Leap under My Watch

With about 10 months to the end of his five-year tenure as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe highlighted his administration's...

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Governors, Just Look at Wike

BY OKEY IKECHUKWU A few days ago Governor Nwesom Wike of Rivers State directed all 23 Local Government Chairmen in his state to hire bulldozers...

EDITORIAL

CONTAINING THE HAZARDS OF NATURE

Government should give adequate attention to the environment Of all the five most critical factors that affect the global environment, namely, air pollution, overpopulation, deforestation,...

Column

Insecurity: Buni and Matawalle’s Songs of Deceit

Ring true Phone 08054699539 Email: yemi.adebowale@thisdaylive.com I was shaken by the absentee governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni flattering President Buhari last Sunday for the “significant...