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NIGERIA

Finally, Atiku Visits US

Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has arrived Washington DC on a visit to the...

CAN, Muslim Community Endorse Ayade, Boost Campaign with N1.2m Donation

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and the Muslim Community Thursday endorsed Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State for the March 2, 2019 governorship...

BUSINESS

Air Peace Launches Port Harcourt NAF Base Flights

West Africa’s leading airline, Air Peace has announced plans to commence daily flights into the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Base in Port Harcourt, Rivers...

Osinbajo: New Code of Corporate Governance Will Reduce Corruption

James Emejo in Abuja Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday launched the National Code of Corporate Governance 2018, saying that its implementation will promote economic...

POLITICS

LIFE & STYLE

Twitter Users Slam Buhari over Performance at Town hall Meeting

By Vanessa Obioha Nigerians took to Twitter Wednesday night to air their views on the interactive session with All Progressives Congress Presidential and Vice presidential...

Amnesty Programme Berths World Class Training Facility

For the people of the Niger Delta and other stakeholders of the Presidential Amnesty Programme all roads will lead to Agadagba-Obon community in Ese-Odo...

The History of the Igbo Race and Other Issues

Professor Patrick Lumumba I am truly aware this is a cultural event. It also gladdens my heart that I have the opportunity this evening of being...

Unveiling a New Security Architecture in Edo

Edo State Government recently unveiled a new security architecture to tackle insecurity. Adibe Emenyonu who was at the ceremony in Benin City, reports that...

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HEALTH & WELLBEING

Maduka-Nwakwesi: How to Attain Optimum Health

Integrative medicine, stress, nutrition and personal development specialist, Dr. Ifeyinwa Maduka Nwakwesi, has said despite the simmering ups and down Nigerians are daily being...

Euracare Celebrates Two Years in Nigeria

Euracare, the leading multi-specialist hospital in Lagos, is celebrating its 2nd anniversary in the Nigerian healthcare industry. Euracare which was founded in 2016 but...

Ethiopia Ex-minister: Nigeria’s Quest for $300M Will Bridge Malaria Funding Gap

Dr. Kesete Admasu is the former Minister of Health, Ethiopia, and the current Chief Executive Officer, Roll Back Malaria Partnership to End Malaria. In...

Giant Step towards Achieving Universal Health Coverage

The recent launch of the second National Strategic Health Development Plan and the Basic Healthcare Provisions Fund has inched Nigeria closer towards achieving Universal...

Strengthening BHCPF through Public Private Partnerships

The launch of the Basic Healthcare Provision Fund by President Muhammadu Buhari last Tuesday has again provided an opportunity for the Nigeria private health...

SPORT

EDUCATION

Buhari Declines Assent to Five Bills

‘TECH-U Will Address Knowledge, Skills Gap Affecting Nigerian Students’

Barely a year after its establishment, the First Technical University, Ibadan is accelerating plans to register its presence on global map within the shortest...

CIAPS to Train PAs, Executive Assistants on Responsibilities

A Lagos-based international graduate school, Centre for International Advanced and Professional Studies (CIAPS) is set to host senior personal assistants (PAs) and executive assistants...

FG Begins Reform of YABATECH to Varsity Status

Funmi Ogundare The Federal Executive Council (FEC) is set to implement the white paper on the transition of Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) to a...

Going Beyond TETFund Intervention to Reposition Tertiary Institutions

Funmi Ogundare reports that with the recent approval of N161 billion intervention funds through the Tertiary Education Trust Fund to public institutions in Nigeria,...

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EDITORIAL

DEATH AND THE TRUCK DRIVERS

Erring truck drivers should be prosecuted Six months after a tanker truck loaded with petrol fell and spilled its content on the Otedola Bridge axis...