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FG Constitutes Panel on Executive, Senate Row to Avert Inaction on...

Osinbajo to head c’ttee as govt refuses to open up on Buhari’s medical bill Four ministers likely to be dropped from cabinet Ndume...

NIGERIA

FG Constitutes Panel on Executive, Senate Row to Avert Inaction on...

Osinbajo to head c’ttee as govt refuses to open up on Buhari’s medical bill Four ministers likely to be dropped from cabinet Ndume...

FG to Pay First Tranche of $5.1bn Cash Calls Debt to...

 Advises oil multinationals to invest in refineries Chineme Okafor in Abuja The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has disclosed that the...

BUSINESS

Nnanna Joins AFC Board as Alade Retires

  Obinna Chima  The Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has announced that following the retirement of Dr. Sarah Alade as a Deputy Governor of the Central Bank...

Stanbic IBTC Bank Owed $24m By Etisalat 

The Nigerian arm of South Africa's Standard Bank, Stanbic IBTC Bank, has an exposure of $24 million to Etisalat Nigeria, it said on Wednesday,...

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The Quest for Water

‘I Regret Not Listening to My Mother’

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command’s Rapid Response Squad recently arrested a member of the one-chance robbery gang, Ajibola Alao. Femi Ogbonnikan...

Nigeria’s Dwindling Wildlife

Adebote Seyifunmi writes that the Ministry of Environment should take urgent steps to preserve Nigeria’s disappearing wildlife   After the 68th session of the United Nations...
Debbie Larry-Izamoje

What You Need to Know to Grow Your Start Up

BRANDING/BUSINESS PLAN: As a businessperson you must be able to know your differentiation strategy, what is it you bring to the market that’s different...

Architect Of Modern Lagos

Kunle Oyewumi pays tribute to Bola Tinubu, political strategist and former governor of Lagos, at age 65 During the historic administration of Asiwaju, as Bola...

HEALTH & WELLBEING

Reducing Tuberculosis in Nigeria

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark this year's World Tuberculosis Day, Martins Ifijeh and Kuni Tyessi look at why the disease is still prevalent...
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole

Flavoured Cigarettes: A Sinister Ploy to Ensnare Children 

With the rising influx of flavoured cigarettes into the Nigerian market, which are mostly targeted at luring children, Martins Ifijeh writes on why the...

Practice Exclusive Breastfeeding, but Give Vitamin D as Supplement, Says U.S. Nutritionist 

Martins Ifijeh While it is mostly preached in Nigeria that exclusive breastfeeding is key to optimal mental, psychological, physiological and social growth of an infant...

100m Nigerians Have Vision Problems, Says Essilor

Martins Ifijeh While over 4.6 billion people are suffering from one form of vision impairment or the other globally, Nigerians suffering from the largely preventable...

UNICEF/UNFPA to Introduce Female Genital Mutilation Care Modules into Health Education Programmes

 Amby Uneze in Owerri As part of efforts to sensitise and devise a sustainable means towards the complete eradication of female genital mutilation and cutting...

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DEATH ON THE CAMPUSES

The death of students due to poor sanitation raises questions about schools’ effective supervision Following the recent death, in questionable circumstances, of two students...