Ex-colleagues, Workers Pour Encomium On Late Minister Of Foreign Affairs

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Olugbenga Ashiru

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Olugbenga Ashiru Tributes poured in torrentially Thursday for the late immediate past Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Olugbenga Ashiru during a special Evening More...

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Jonathan Launches $100m Agric Fund, Targets 750,000


* Says oil price didn’t come as a surprise President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday  launched the Youth Employment in Agriculture Programme (YEAP) and the Fund for Agricultural More...

Alison-Madueke Appointed President Of Gas Exporting Countries Forum, GECF


Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Deziani Alison-Madueke was on Tuesday appointed President of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) at the 16th Ministerial More...

Telecoms Attracted $6bn In Two Yrs – FG


The Nigerian Telecommunications industry attracted $6bn in Foreign Direct Investment between 2011 and 2013, the Federal Government has said. Minister of Communications Technology, More...


Wike Urges Nigerians To Vote President Jonathan In 2015

Bori (Rivers) The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers, Mr Nyesom Wike, on Thursday urged Ogoni people to vote for President Goodluck Jonathan More...

APC Unveils Amaechi As Presidential Campaign DG

The All Progressives Congress has unveiled Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State as the Director-General of the APC Presidential Campaign Organisation, which the party says More...

Special Report: How Corruption Hinders Regulation Of Telecom Service Providers


Telecom By Benjamin Umuteme The joy of Nigerians knew no bound when telecommunications giant, MTN began operations in the More...

Special Report: Boko Haram And Crisis Management In Nigeria


Boko Haram By Benjamin Umuteme “The Boko Haram crisis is worsened by lack of collaboration among security More...

FIFA World Cup Report: Michael Garcia Findings To Be Released


FIFA executives have unanimously agreed to publish a “legally appropriate version” of a report into More...

Man City Face Barca In Champions League Draw

Manchester City have been drawn against Barcelona in the Champions League last 16 for a second consecutive year. Chelsea will play..

Spurs Strike Late Again In Win At Swansea

Christian Eriksen struck a late winner against Swansea City to move Tottenham within four points of the Premier League’s top four...

China, Iran Eritrea Top World’s Worst Jailer Of Journalists’ Chart


The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) says China is the world’s jailer of the press in its annual report More...

Ebola: Guinea Bans Christmas, New Year Celebrations

Guinea’s capital Conakry has followed Sierra Leone’s example in banning public Christmas and New Year celebrations to combat the spread of..

Ugandan Maid Jolly Tumuhiirwe Jailed For Assaulting Toddler

A Ugandan maid has been sentenced to four years in jail for assaulting a toddler, in a case which sparked outrage..
Katsina State Governor Mr. Shehu Shema

Exclusive: Gov. Sherma Moves To Unseat VP Sambo

There are strong indications that Katsina State Governor Mr. Shehu Sherma is making desperate moves to unseat Vice President Nnamadi Sambo..

Jonathan’s Speech At The Youth Employment in Agriculture Programme

PROTOCOLS Our gathering today is in continuation of the implementation of processes that will transform the face of agriculture in our..
Dr Leemon Ikpea

Interview with Dr Leemon Ikpea

Dr Leemon Ikpea lost his parents at a tender age and had to struggle through life, doing menial jobs and hawking,..