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As battle for Edo senatorial seats hots up

As battle for Edo senatorial seats hots up

By Chibuike Chukwu / Production Editor, Lagos   Known for its high political intrigues, Edo State is sometimes described as the hotbed of politicking in the South-South geo-political zone.…

Autonomy: FG will manipulate councils –Oshun

Autonomy: FG will manipulate councils –Oshun

One of the politicians planning to move to the Federal House of Representatives from the Lagos State House of Assembly in 2015 is Olanrewaju Oshun from Lagos Mainland…

I’m opposed to consensus candidate in Delta 2015 – Monye

I’m opposed to consensus candidate in Delta 2015 – Monye

Prof. Sylvester Monye is one of the governorship candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State. In this interview with journalists, including SENIOR CORRESPONDENT, AUGUSTINE ADAH,…

Why I joined UPP – Ukanacho

Why I joined UPP – Ukanacho

The United Progressive Party (UPP) governorship aspirant in Imo State in the 2015 general elections, Chief Osmond Imo Ukanacho, explains why he wants to take over Okorocha’s job…

Last lap of APC presidential race

Last lap of APC presidential race

By Temidayo Akinsuyi / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   There was ostensible stir in the polity, especially in the All Progressives Congress (APC), when friends of Aminu Tambuwal were reported…

Business

PIB: Expert advises FG, NASS to split bill for easy passage

PIB: Expert advises FG, NASS to split bill for easy passage

By Anayo Korie  / Ag Energy Editor    Group Managing Director, Aiteo Power,  Dr Ransome Owan  has  urged the Federal Government and the National Assembly (NASS) to split the Petroleum…

Commission seeks tougher sanctions for issuers of dud cheques

Commission seeks tougher sanctions for issuers of dud cheques

By Joe Nwankwo / Assistant Editor, Abuja   The Nigerian Law Reform Commission (NLRC) has called for tougher sanctions for issuers of dud cheques as it is set to…

Confusion at Lagos Airport, as Customs battles clearing agents

Confusion at Lagos Airport, as Customs battles clearing agents

By Abel Orukpe  / Correspondent, Lagos   There was shoot out and pandemonium at the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCo) at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport…

NSE Index drops 2.16 per cent

NSE Index drops  2.16 per cent

By Bamidele Ogunwusi / Correspondent, Lagos   The business slide which was experienced on the floor of The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday continued on Wednesday when both…

NDLEA destroys N133m drugs in Kogi

NDLEA destroys N133m drugs in Kogi

By Abel Orukpe / Correspondent, Lagos   Narcotic drugs mainly cannabis valued at N133 million have been destroyed by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Lokoja the…

Sports

Bafana ends Super Eagles Nations Cup hopes

Bafana ends Super Eagles Nations Cup hopes

By Peter Edema / Group Sports Editor   South Africa Bafana Bafana on Wednesday ended Super Eagles’ hopes of qualifying for the…

2015 Season: Funds may delay early preparation, says AFN

2015 Season: Funds may delay early preparation, says AFN

The Athletic Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has said that it lacked the funds required to prepare athletes for next season’s World…

khana eyes Federation Cup

khana eyes Federation Cup

Enyimba coach, Kadiri Ikhana, has forgotten the hardship and pain of his side not lifting the 2014 Nigeria Professional Football League…

Features

As fear of austerity grips Nigerians

As fear of austerity grips Nigerians

By Chukwudi Nweje  / Acting Features Editor   The reality of crude oil prices which have been on the decline globally since June this year is gradually dawning…

Share a Problem with Agatha

What should we do about this pregnancy?

What should we do about this pregnancy?

Dear Agatha, My girlfriend who will be writing her examinations in January is pregnant. What should we do since marriage is not on our agenda for now?…

Editorial

The new CBN forex policy

The new CBN forex policy

We believe that the policy has a real danger of unleashing inflation in the country. If inflation is already uncomfortable at eight percent, it is going to…

Man in the News

Metro

DSS nabs six suspects over death of BYSIEC scribe

DSS nabs six suspects over death of BYSIEC scribe

By Igoniko Oduma  Correspondent, Yenagoa   Six persons suspected to have killed the Administrative Secretary of the Bayelsa State Independent Electoral Commission (BYSIEC), Simeon Akpane, last October,…

Agenda

Still on PVC and continuous voter registration exercise

Still on PVC and continuous voter registration exercise

 It is sad watching events as they unfold on the above subject matter. Just before the 2011 elections, Nigerians trooped out to register, ready to vote in…

True Confession

I don’t have heart that can be broken –Sotayo

I don’t have heart that can be broken –Sotayo

Tayo Sobola is more popular in the movie industry as Sotayo. In this interview with REPORTER, Lukmon Akintola, the chatty lady talks about her career, relationship and…

Columns

Nnedi OgaziechiInternally displaced persons and legislative hypocrisy Posted on: Nov 20th, 2014

A region betrayed Posted on: Nov 20th, 2014

ROUNDTABLEOpen letter to Ekiti State Gov. Fayose Posted on: Nov 19th, 2014

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