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Presidency Tightens Security Around Presidential Villa

In a move to forestall any untoward security breech in the Presidential Villa, the Seat of Nigeria’s President,  the security More...

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Ash Wednesday Kicks Off 40 Days Of Fasting For Catholics, Anglicans, Others

Christians faithful all of the world would today, Ash Wednesday begin a 40 days fasting otherwise called the Lenten season. The season More...

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Jonathan Visits Germany, Makes Case For Public, Private Partnership

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has made a case for public, private sector collaboration in the effort to attract more foreign direct investment More...

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EFCC Re-arraigns Ex-Kwara Commissioner, Moronfoye, Saraki’s Cousin for N371m Contract Scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 re-arraigned the duo of immediate past Kwara State More...

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Female Genital Mutilation In Nigeria Must End Within A Generation, Says Wife Of President

At a ceremony in the Nigerian Capital State House this afternoon, Her Excellency, the wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, launched More...

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Crisis Hits Ekiti APC Over Federal Appointments

Efforts by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State to compile the list of those to serve in the boards of federal agencies have More...

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Kogi Assembly Confirms Achuba As Deputy Governor

The Kogi state House of Assembly Tuesday confirmed Mr. Simon Achuba as deputy governor of the state. Achuba, a former two-time member More...

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Lagos Opens Access Roads In Eti-Osa

As part of efforts to ease vehicular movement in and around Eti-Osa-Epe expressway during the construction of the Ajah Flyover Bridge More...

Nigeria: Facebook Helps West African SMEs Connect with Customers

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Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) (http://www.Facebook.com) hosted a roundtable with small and medium sized enterprises from Ghana and Nigeria on Tuesday this week as part of its effort to More...

NASME Elects Governing Council, Agboade Emerges President

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The Nigerian Association of Small & Medium Enterprises (NASME) at its 7th Annual General Meeting held in Lagos on the 28th of January, 2016 has elected 19 members into its More...

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Concludes First Leg of Fact-Finding Mission with President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa

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On Tuesday, January 26, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker concluded the first leg of her fact-finding mission in Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria. She was joined by a group More...

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Crisis Hits Ekiti APC Over Federal Appointments

Efforts by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State to compile the list of those to serve in the boards of federal agencies have hit the rocks following sharp disagreement More...

Kogi Assembly Confirms Achuba As Deputy Governor

The Kogi state House of Assembly Tuesday confirmed Mr. Simon Achuba as deputy governor of the state. Achuba, a former two-time member of the Kogi House of Assembly, was unanimously More...

Special Report: Nigeria’s reproductive health landscape spur hope and doubt

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Report by Ameto Akpe    The general mood at the 2016 International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) bounced between More...

Special Report: The world of Nigeria’s sex-trafficking ‘Air Lords’

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It’s 08:00 in the Catalan Police Headquarters on the outskirts of Barcelona and Xavi Cortes, head of the anti-trafficking More...

Cuper: Egypt Will Not Fear Nigeria In Africa Cup Of Nations Race

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Egypt national team coach Hector Cuper has revealed that his side will respect any team and be fearless in their More...

Aguero Beats Iheanacho To Manchester City Player Of The Month Award

Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero has been named Etihad player of the month for January. The Argentine polled 50% of the vote..

Lukaku: Van Persie Has The Best Movement Of Any Striker

Romelu Lukaku believes Robin van Persie has the best movement of any striker he’s ever seen. The Dutchman spent eight seasons..

Kenya Casino Gambler ‘Stoned To Death After He Kills Two In Nairobi’

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A Tanzanian gambler has been stoned to death by fellow players at a casino in Kenya’s capital Nairobi More...

Judge Apologises After ICC Witness Names Are Revealed

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has apologised after the public gallery heard the names of protected witnesses. On Friday the prosecutor..

UN Agencies Warn Of Escalating Food Crisis In South Sudan

South Sudan is facing unprecedented levels of food insecurity, as 2.8 million people — nearly 25 percent of the country’s population..
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A Living Memorial for Deadened Memories By Nnimmo Bassey

The Bus, a sculptural memorial in honour of Ken Saro-Wiwa, Saturday Dobee, Nordu Eawo, Daniel Gbooko, Paul Levera, Felix Nuate, Baribor..
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Adeosun: Recoveries from TSA May Reduce amount to be Borrowed for 2016 Budget

KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF FINANCE, MRS. KEMI ADEOSUN ON THE OCCASION OF ONE-DAY TREASURY SINGLE ACCOUNT (TSA) WORKSHOP..