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Why I want to replace Ngige at the Senate – Umeh

Why I want to replace Ngige at the Senate – Umeh

National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Victor Umeh, who is gunning for a senatorial seat in Anambra State, in this interview with REPORTER, CHUKWUJEKWU…

Reign of impunity in Edo

Reign of impunity in Edo

By Francis Onoiribholo  -  Bureau Chief, Benin City   Who is actually the devil in Edo State politics that is getting messier every passing day?  It has graduated…

Another view on Fashola’s successor

Another view on Fashola’s successor

By Ejikeme Omenazu / Production Editor, Lagos   That is why it is the view of some Lagosians that their next governor should be an insider who understands the…

We have seen impunity in INEC – Nwabueze

We have seen impunity in INEC – Nwabueze

As preparation for the general elections in 2015 hots up, Comrade Henry Nwabueze has thrown his hat into the ring. He is running for the governorship of Imo…

North suffers from  misplaced priorities – Dara

North suffers from misplaced priorities – Dara

Chief John Dara is former campaign manager of ex-president, Olusegun Obasanjo; governorship aspirant of Kwara 2015, and delegate to the recently concluded National Conference. In this interaction with…

Business

CBN clarifies directive on verification number

CBN clarifies directive on verification number

• Says banks to enroll 40% customers before December By Andy Nssien Business Editor   All deposit money banks (DMBs) operating in the country are required to enroll…

NERC seeks consumers’ support on erring discos

NERC seeks consumers’ support on erring discos

By Obas Esiedesa Senior Reporter, Abuja   The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) Tuesday said it needs information from electricity consumers in order to sanction erring distribution companies…

NSE Index up 0.29 per cent

By Bamidele Ogunwusi Correspondent, Lagos   Trading on the floor of The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), which rebounded on Monday, continued the trend on Tuesday when both indicators…

Custodian bags CFI’s award

UK-based Capital Finance International (CFI) has given Custodian and Allied Insurance Limited an award as the “Most Innovative Insurance Company in Nigeria 2014”. CFI’s multinational panel of judges…

NHIS re-certifies GNI healthcare

Following the decision of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) to build a new responsive and responsible scheme, the services of PricewaterhouseCoopers was sought to reassess fairly and…

Sports

AWC: Falcons set to roast S’Africa in semis

AWC: Falcons set to roast S’Africa in semis

•Amaju charges Falcons By Augustine Akhilomen Correspondent, Lagos   Super Falcons will play Bayana Bayana of South Africa in today’s African…

Amodu  resumes, hints of Ike Uche recall

Amodu  resumes, hints of Ike Uche recall

•Handed 66 players pool to chose from By Tony Ezimakor Snr. Correspondent Abuja   Super Eagles Interim Coach, Shaibu Amodu, on…

NFF hosts Corporate Nigeria to grand ball in Lagos

NFF hosts Corporate Nigeria to grand ball in Lagos

The new Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation takes it bonding with partners and potential partners to a new height on…

Features

191 days after, hope dims on Chibok girls

191 days after, hope dims on Chibok girls

By Oyeniran Apata with agency report   The breach of ceasefire agreement between the Federal Government of Nigeria and the leadership of the Boko Haram sect in…

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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

The escalating insecurity in the land

The escalating insecurity in the land

President Goodluck Jonathan must rise above partisanship and take necessary steps to guarantee security, and restore the rule of law.    The upsurge in violent crimes and…

Man in the News

Metro

Court sentences businessman to three weeks imprisonment

The Senior Magistrates’ Court in Life Camp, Abuja, on Tuesday sentenced a 28-year-old businessman, Ahmed Abubakar, to three weeks imprisonment for joint act and attempt to commit…

Agenda

Questions about terrorists and terrorism (2)

Questions about terrorists and terrorism (2)

In this concluding part of an abridged version of his analysis on terrorists and terrorism, Tunde Agara, a Lecturer at the Centre for Strategic and Development Studies,…

True Confession

Jimi Agbaje has been there for me – Queen Blessing Ebigieson

Jimi Agbaje has been there for me – Queen Blessing Ebigieson

Edo State-born actress, Queen Blessing Ebigieson, is a household name in Tinsel town but more popular in the Yoruba language movies. She talks about her relationship with Lagos…

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