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Niger Delta may shut down oil  production soon – Uranta

Niger Delta may shut down oil production soon – Uranta

Tony Uranta is Secretary of United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS), and also Scribe of the Nigerian National Summit Group which spearheaded the call for a…

Myth, reality of Jonathan’s dictatorship

Myth, reality of Jonathan’s dictatorship

By Austin Oboh / Ag. Politics Editor, Lagos Political observers have noted that there has been, in the last few weeks, a change in the tone of criticism…

Lagos Guber: Waiting for the Beautiful bride

Lagos Guber: Waiting for the Beautiful bride

By Temidayo Akinsuyi  -  Snr. Correspondent, Lagos As the battle for who succeeds Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, intensifies, many political heavyweights are already jostling for the position…

Why continuity is good for Kwara – Oke

Why continuity is good for Kwara – Oke

Chief Wole Oke was Minority leader and later Majority Leader of the Kwara State House of Assembly in the Second Republic when he was a member of the…

There wasn’t anything like ‘stomach infrastructure’ in Ekiti guber poll – Adewale

There wasn’t anything like ‘stomach infrastructure’ in Ekiti guber poll – Adewale

Obafemi Adewale is former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Ekiti State. He was also a member of the 1994-95 Constitutional Conference. In this interview with CORRESPONDENT,…

Business

Discos kick as NERC opens hearing on electricity fixed charge

Discos kick as NERC opens hearing on electricity fixed charge

By Obas Esiedesa Senior Reporter, Abuja   Electricity distribution companies (Discos) on Tuesday kicked against the new rule by Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) that exempted customers from…

EKEDC to generate 1000mw via embedded power project

EKEDC to generate 1000mw via embedded power project

By Anayo Korie Ag Energy Editor   Eko Electricity Distribution Company of Nigeria Plc has concluded plans to generate over 1000mw of electricity through embedded  power generation model …

Optimising fortunes of Nigeria’s Sovereign Wealth Fund

Optimising fortunes of Nigeria’s Sovereign Wealth Fund

By Andy Nssien Business Editor   In many parts of the world, Sovereign Wealth Fund (SWF) has become  an effective tool to transform the economic landscape and development…

Insurers always guilty of late filing of audited financials – NSE

Insurers always guilty of late filing of audited financials – NSE

By Sola Alabadan Senior Correspondent   The insurance companies have always been found wanting when it comes to submitting their audited financial returns to the regulators even before…

Informal sector participation: Nigeria studies Kenya pension scheme

Informal sector participation: Nigeria studies Kenya pension scheme

By Sola Alabadan Senior Correspondent   The National Pension Commission (PenCom) sent a study team to Kenya in line with the commission’s determination to ensure informal sector participation…

Sports

C’Wealth Games: Team Nigeria quest for medal begins

C’Wealth Games: Team Nigeria quest for medal begins

By Uzor Odigbo Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Team Nigeria’s quest for medals at the 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games in…

Uche begins Villareal pre-season training

Uche begins Villareal pre-season training

After been controversially omitted from the Super Eagles World Cup squad, Villareal forward, Ikechukwu Uche returned to pre-season training with the…

Nigeria can break round of 16 jinx – Danagogo

Nigeria can break round of 16 jinx – Danagogo

By Tony Ezimakor  Snr. Correspondent, Abuja    Minister of Sports and Chairman National Sports Commission (NSC), Tammy Danagogo says that Nigeria…

Features

How education tourism drains Nigeria’s resources

How education tourism drains Nigeria’s resources

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  -  Reporter, Lagos The need to properly fund education at all levels cannot be overemphasised, as it has been described as key to nation…

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Is it right to demand for sex?

Is it right to demand for sex?

Dear Agatha, I got married in October last year to a man whose view of sex is completely different from what I was taught by my mother.…

Editorial

Sex trafficking and Nigeria’s image abroad

Sex trafficking and Nigeria’s image abroad

This indeed is very sad and we wonder what has happened to parenting in Nigeria! The recent media report that Nigerian girls are being smuggled into Britain…

Man in the News

Metro

Lagos traders cry out to Fashola over LG intimidation

Lagos traders cry out to Fashola over LG intimidation

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos Traders in Alakija market near Festac Town’s third exit gate in Lagos want Governor Babatunde Fashola to save them from what they…

Agenda

Nyako’s Impeachment: Democracy in action

Nyako’s Impeachment: Democracy in action

Onyiorah Chiduluemije Paschal, a public affairs analyst, argues that the recent controversial impeachment of the former governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, is justifiable in the context…

True Confession

I slept under Maryland Bridge for over two years – Fair Prince

I slept under Maryland Bridge for over two years – Fair Prince

Jacob Kingsley Ekpe is more popular as Fair Prince. In this interview with REPORTER, Lukmon Akintola, he talks about his road to success and many more. How did…

Columns

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