Alleged N2bn fraud: Maina paid N150m to acquire Abuja property -Witness

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The fifth prosecution witness, Khalid Aliyu, in the trial of the ex-Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, yesterday revealed that the defendant, More...

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Amotekun: Between legality and necessity

Villascope with Lawrence Olaoye It is apparent that the challenge of insecurity has become of great concerns to all. It’s no longer More...

Fight against antibiotic crisis stymied by lack of R&D spend

A “concerning shortfall” in investment in costly late stage research and development to battle antimicrobial resistance (AMR) means More...

I don’t have any regret joining Kannywood -Nasiru Naba

Nasiru Naba Nasiru Bello Sani, popularly known as Nasiru Naba has carved a niche as a film producer as well as an actor in Kannywood More...

How I made N10,000 daily from Masa Business -Babangida

A roadside business man, Babangida Muhammad frying Masa at Gwarimpa 3rd Avenue, Abuja By Raheenah Bello Different kinds of things can More...

Climate activists ‘may turn to violence’, experts fear

Serge Stroobants, Director for Mena and Europe at the Institute for Economics and Peace, at the regional launch of the Global Terrorism More...

Remembering Nigeria’s Biafra war that many prefer to forget

The deaths of more than a million people in Nigeria as a result of the brutal civil war which ended exactly 50 years ago are a scar More...

Compensation necessary for compulsory Land Acquisition – ESV Isiki

An Estate Surveyor, Isiki Bamekpar Ola Bennett By Mashe Umaru Gwamna An Estate Surveyor, Isiki Bamekpar Ola Bennett has said that compensation More...

2020: Engraced Ones charges govt, religious leaders, others to support special needs children

The Coordinator of the Engraced Ones, Mrs. Bibora Yinkere A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Engraced Ones Prayer/Advocacy group, More...

Alleged N2bn fraud: Maina paid N150m to acquire Abuja property -Witness

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The fifth prosecution witness, Khalid Aliyu, in the trial of the ex-Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, yesterday revealed More...

Pandemonium, as Soldier stabs trader to death in Kaduna

From Femi Oyelola, kaduna Kaduna metropolis was yesterday thrown into confusion as an unknown soldier allegedly stabbed a shoe seller to death. The sad incident happened at the More...

FG hints of imminent fuel price hike

Plans compressed natural gas as alternative to petrol By Etuka Sunday The Federal Government yesterday disclosed plans to increase the price of fuel in the nearest future, More...

Imo judgement: PDP threatens violence, asks CJN to resign

pdp logo By Lateef Ibrahim The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) has demanded for the review and reversal of the Tuesday’s judgement of the Supreme Court More...

Edo APC guber aspirants back Lawan reconciliation C’ttee

By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirants in Edo State Thursday backed Senator Ahmed Lawan’s reconciliation Committee to mediate over More...

Remembering the fallen heroes

The 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day was marked on Jan. 15. The highlights included a wreaths-laying, pigeon releases and More...

This must not die

Just recently, the Federal Government directed all ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) to publish summaries More...

FAAC: FG, States, LGs share N716.298bn for December 2019

By Etuka Sunday Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) yesterday shared a total of N716.298 billion to...

AEDC writes TCN over faulty 132kV cable

By Raheenah Bello Worried about the protracted delay in the repair of the damaged 132kV cable,...

Industry Minister inaugurates task force on Nigerian Foreign Trade Academy

By Miriam Humbe Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otunba Richard Adebayo, has said that the...

Assault: FCTA to up protection of health workers

Officials and members of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) in FCT protesting over alleged violence against health More...

Lugbe: Tension mounts over ‘illegal’ demolition of structures

By Stanley Onyekwere There is palpable tension at Lugbe community in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja over alleged looming illegal..

2020: Residents assured of improved monitoring of projects

By Stanley Onyekwere In order to ensure better and effective service delivery to residents of Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT),..

FG, IBM partner to enhance youths creative potentials

Stories by Albert Akota The Federal Government has reiterated its determination to accord high premium attention on implementation of policies that..

Fight against antibiotic crisis stymied by lack of R&D spend

A “concerning shortfall” in investment in costly late stage research and development to battle antimicrobial resistance (AMR) means that future global..

Refineries: Repairs without commensurate results

GUEST Column by Jide Ayobolu The three refineries owned by the Federal Government lost a total of N111.27bn from January to..