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Breaking:Tambuwal attends APC stakeholders’ meeting in Sokoto

Breaking:Tambuwal attends APC stakeholders’ meeting in Sokoto

Speaker of the House of Representatives Aminu Waziri Tambuwal on Monday attended the All Progressive Congress (APC) stakeholders meeting in Sokoto, a move seen as a precursor to his formal... Read more

Ebola survivor tells how virus ruined her life

Ebola survivor tells how virus ruined her life

One of the 12 people treated for Ebola virus disease in Nigeria says surviving the disease has left her traumatised and stigmatised.Chinyere Enemuo, a geology graduate from University of Jos,... Read more

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Why I want to be Katsina governor - Yar’Adua

Why I want to be Katsina governor - Yar’Adua

Col. Abdulaziz Musa Yar’Adua (rtd), younger brother to late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, is seeking to contest for the All Progressives Co...

Prof Ruqayyatu, Jigawa Speaker pick Rep, Senate forms

Prof Ruqayyatu, Jigawa Speaker pick Rep, Senate forms

Former minister of education Professor Ruqayyatu Ahmad Rufai has picked the PDP nomination form to contest the primaries for the House of Re...

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Nigeria target Gullit for Eagles job

Nigeria target Gullit for Eagles job

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have initiated moves to sound out former Dutch coach Ruud Gull... Read more

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Umar Abdullahi is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Brains & Hammers, a fast growing real estate development company with headquarters in Abuja. In this interview he speaks on an upcoming ...

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The governor of Enugu State, Sullivan Chime will on Thursday commission the eastern regional office of the Platinum Mortgage Bank Limited.

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The Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC) said the inability of the contractors handling Ogbese Multi-purpose Dam project to access the N110 million appropriated for it in 2012 and 2013 was delaying ...

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About this time, two years ago, several families in Nasarawa State were brokenhearted after their children were washed off into a passion stream in Tudun Kauri area of Lafia-East in the capital of ...

10.15.2014

Entrepreneurship course in Nigeria’s tertiary institutions was introduced in 2012 to address the problem of unemployment among graduates.  

10.16.2014

The mention of the word ‘examination’ creates tension and anxiety in students but we all know that to be qualified in a particular field of study, an examination is inevitable.

10.16.2014

Reports   from the 2013 National Demographic Health Survey (NDHS) conducted by the National Populations Commission (NPopC)  with the support of the United States Agency for ...

10.17.2014

Women have always played significant roles in the society. The travails of women are often connected to the ignorance of men towards the needs of women.

10.17.2014

In this interview, Comrade Joe Ajaero, a deputy president of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), speaks on his quest to reposition the labour movement and why Nigerians should not sell their votes if ...

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The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) at the weekend accused the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Bello Adoke, of choosing court orders to obey and those to ignore.

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10.13.2014

If you are the type that attends international meetings, you will surely notice that African countries always have the highest contingent of participants, many hardly make it to the meeting venue as ...

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I have a troublesome ulcer which made me seek treatment in Egypt. They  confirmed that I have Buruli Ulcer. Please share details about the problem.
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MainOne has joined government agencies, maritime bodies and other stakeholders with responsibilities in seabed use to clamour for the protection of submarine cables and other critical IT ...

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A consumer goods manufacturing company, Procter & Gamble (P&G) Nigeria has struck a partnership with University of Ibadan (UI) in a deal that would ensure transfer of technological skills and ...

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The Institute of Agricultural Research (IAR), a subsidiary of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, through its mechanisation unit is engaged in producing simple machines meant to reduce the ...

10.16.2014

The President of the Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU), Dr. Evelyn Nguleka, has been appointed acting president, World Farmers’ Organisation.

10.16.2014

It is most shocking and heart rending to hear that Okey Wali, the immediate past President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), has been kidnapped by unknown hoodlums. This is certainly the last ...

10.14.2014

This appeal is against the ruling of the Federal High Court, Abuja Division /CR/82/2013 delivered on the 29th November 2013, wherein the Federal High Court (hereafter called “the lower Court”) ...

10.14.2014

The usage of the word Hijab nowadays tends to immediately conjure up imagery on Islamic clothing obligations for women, the jilbab, niqab, abaya, headscarf etc. and the uphill battle many Muslim ...

10.17.2014

An Abuja-based Islamic cleric, Ustaz Aliyy Shuaib, has identified some rewarding actions through which every worshiper of Allah (swt) can earn His love.

10.10.2014

The place of women in a nation’s economy is very important because it enhances their participation in development which is essential not only in achieving social justice but also in reducing ...

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Dry cleaning and laundry business sprang up to offer services to those who might be too busy to take care of their clothings or to relieve them of the stress involved in washing thereby paying for ...

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Osogbo: Thinking of the aged

Osogbo: Thinking of the aged

Effort are on in Osogbo to bring some joy and love into the daily life of elderly citizens.

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