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Adamawa governorship aspirants have 2015 in view –Fons

Adamawa governorship aspirants have 2015 in view –Fons

Honourable Ahmed Nwangubi Fons is a member of the House of Representative from Adamawa State, representing Jada, Ganye, Toungo and Mayo-Belwa Federal Constituency. He spoke with journalists on…

We’ll not give up struggle against APC in Osun – Babatope

We’ll not give up struggle against APC in Osun – Babatope

Former Minister of Transport and member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustees, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, in this no-holds-barred interview with SENIOR CORRESPONDENT, TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI, speaks…

2015: It’s caution for PDP governorship aspirants

2015: It’s caution for PDP governorship aspirants

By Otei Oham Correspondent, Calabar There is palpable fear among those eyeing the governorship seat in Cross River as the clock ticks to February 28, next year, when the…

APC, PDP two sides of same coin –Okorie

APC, PDP two sides of same coin –Okorie

Chekwas Okorie is the leader of United Progressives Congress (UPP), who was also the founder and first Chairman of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). In this interview with…

Boko Haram and 2015 controversy

Boko Haram and 2015 controversy

By Emma Maduabuchi Asst. Politics Editor, Lagos What pundits have described as Boko Haram’s ultimate challenge to the Nigerian state occurred on Monday, August 25, 2014. It was on…

Business

SMEDAN, UNDP train women coop, target CBN’s N22Ob fund

SMEDAN, UNDP train women coop, target CBN’s N22Ob fund

By Chibuzor Emejor  / Correspondent, Abuja   The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have concluded the second phase of…

Ebola: RwandAir bans passengers from Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

Ebola: RwandAir bans passengers from Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

•  To restrict passengers with temperature 37.5 degrees By Abel Orukpe / Correspondent, Lagos   As part of efforts to stop the spread of the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease,…

Blue-chips losses drag NSE Index down 0.32%

Blue-chips losses drag NSE Index down 0.32%

By Bamidele Ogunwusi  /  Correspondent, Lagos   After closing on a positive note at the weekend, trading on the floor of the Nigerian stock market yesterday closed on…

Chevron, ExxonMobil to jointly develop Nsiko, Uge oil fields

Chevron, ExxonMobil to jointly develop Nsiko, Uge oil fields

By Anayo Korie  / Ag Energy Editor   There is a  strong indication that Chevron Nigeria and ExxonMobil  would jointly  develop Nsiko and deep water oil blocks  in Nigeria’s…

Fidelity Bank partners Sokoto on IGR collection

Fidelity Bank partners Sokoto on IGR collection

Fidelity Bank Plc at the weekend announced its appointment as the lead bank to Sokoto state government on the state’s point of sale (PoS) led internally generated revenue…

Sports

Mikel, Efe, Ahmed Musa join Eagles today

Mikel, Efe, Ahmed Musa join Eagles today

Super Eagles midfielder, Mikel Obi is expected in Calabar today, venue of the Super Eagles camp, as he is already in…

Osaze out for rest of season?

Osaze out for rest of season?

•Emineke on fire ahead of Congo match Super Eagles striker, Osaze Odemwingie could be out for the rest of season amid…

Lendl explains rift with Murray

Andy Murray’s former coach Ivan Lendl says the pair split because of his own family issues and the difficulty of matching…

Features

NIS and challenges of e-passport reform

NIS and challenges of e-passport reform

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   It is said that the only thing constant in life is change.  However, even as change is a certainty, often times,…

Share a Problem with Agatha

He has low sperm count

He has low sperm count

Dear Agatha, My husband and I got married a year ago. We are still expecting the fruit of the womb. Before we got married, he told me…

Editorial

FG’s Planned Probe of Lagos DISCOs

FG’s Planned Probe of Lagos DISCOs

NERC needs to be alive to its regulatory responsibilities to whip the DISCOs and GENCOs into line and thus protect the nation’s long-suffering electricity consumers Unsettling indications…

Metro

Man bags five-year jail for forging NSCDC appointment letters

By Tunde Opeseitan  /  Senior Correspondent, Lagos   A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday sentenced a middle-aged man, Wasiu Obanla, to five years imprisonment for…

Agenda

State of emergency extension: How to get it right

State of emergency extension: How to get it right

Olusanya Oluwole Sheriff, a public affairs commentator believes that the current security situation in the North-east has worsened under the emergency rule and proffers a way forward……

True Confession

I have no plan to marry again – Edith Okubanjo

I have no plan to marry again  – Edith Okubanjo

Reverend Edith Okubanjo, is the wife  of late business mogul, Oloye Olanrewaju Oladotun Okubanjo, a former director on the board of Ecobank Nigeria Plc. In this interview with…

Columns

inecINEC and task of enforcing campaign finance Posted on: Sep 2nd, 2014

A war without heroes Posted on: Sep 1st, 2014

Why TAN is organizing national rallies Posted on: Sep 1st, 2014

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