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NIGERIA

Declare Me Winner, Atiku Tells Election Petition Tribunal

Files petition against Buhari’s victory Alleges massive rigging, malpractices and non-compliance with electoral laws PDP asks Nigerians to be wary of president’s antics Shola Oyeyipo, Adedayo Akinwale...

Onnoghen Accuses FG of Mutilating His Assets Declaration Forms

Alex Enumah in Abuja The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday alleged that his Assets Declaration Form CCB1 submitted to the Code...

BUSINESS

OPEC: Nigeria’s Bonny Light among Top Price Earners

Chineme Okafor in Abuja The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has revealed that Nigeria’s crude oil blend – the Bonny Light - was among...

Oladepo: Nigeria’s Regulatory Environment Fraught with Challenges

MainOne’s Regional Executive, responsible for West Africa and the Francophone countries, Kazeem Oladepo, in this interview speaks on the company’s recent partnership and efforts...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Decorating Champions of Open Government

In recognition of their individual efforts in promoting openness in governance, the Africa Network for Environmental and Economic Justice, decorated Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo...

Oba Saheed Elegushi, Akinsiku Settle Rift… Rock Olofa’s Father’s Burial

The wide chasm between two royal darlings of high society, Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi and Oba Dosunmu, the Akinsiku of Lagos, has been bridged...

Austin Jay Jay Okocha Celebrates 21st Wedding Anniversary

Former Super Eagles captain, Augustine Azuka “Jay Jay” Okocha has added another landmark to what is already an extraordinary life. The former footballer who...

How Politics Tore Gbemi and Bukola Saraki Apart

The biblical prophecy of siblings turning against each other in the last days has found fulfilment in Kwara politics. There is no other way...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Setting Healthcare Agenda (3)

HEALTH CARE AGENDA 2019-2023 In this third and final sequel of advisory healthcare template for the incoming governments at federal and state levels, shared by...

Adenusi: Lagos Health Insurance Enrollees Will Enjoy Qualitative, Accessible Basic Healthcare

Dr. Peju Adenusi is the General Manager, Lagos State Health Management Agency. In this interview with select journalists, she said Lagosians enrolled into the...

Hopebay College Old Boys Solicit Financial Help to Save Member

In a bid to save the life of one of their own, the Hopebay College Old Boys Association, 1998 set, is making efforts to...

WOHD 2019: Pepsodent Advocates for Increased Awareness on Oral Hygiene

Oral care brand and advocate, Pepsodent has called for increased awareness on oral hygiene to combat poor oral health in Nigeria. While making the call...

Foundation Champions Blood Donation, Debunks Myth on Female Participation

Kuni Tyessi in Abuja The Manal Foundation has committed itself to championing the cause of blood donation and will bear the donor and recipient cost,...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Perm Sec Warns Students against Performance Enhancers during Sports

The Federal Ministry of Education has advised students to stay clean and resist any pressure to use substances to enhance their performances during sporting...

‘Problem of Low Literacy is Huge, Can’t be Left to Govt Alone’

A recent literacy intervention programme by Rotary District 9110, in conjunction with Flipbook Foundation for Literacy Advancement pulled about 100 junior secondary school students...

Edo Deploys 1.5 KVA Solar Power Boxes in 100 Rural Schools

Adibe Emenyonu in Benin City As part of efforts to explore alternative power sources and mainstream innovative youths in community-focused projects, the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led...

FSTC Principal Harps on Sports for National Devt

Uchechukwu Nnaike The Principal, Federal Science and Technical College (FSTC), Yaba, Lagos, Dr. Ogochukwu Ufoegbune, has stressed the importance of sports to national development, saying...

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EDITORIAL

TRAGEDY OF COLLAPSED BUILDINGS

There is need to enforce the nation’s building codes Last Wednesday, a three-storey residential building that also had within it a nursery and primary school...