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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…

Chukwumerije: Eyeing fourth phase in Senate

Chukwumerije: Eyeing fourth phase in Senate

By Augustine Adah Snr. Correspondent, Lagos  The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Education, Senator Uche Chukwumerije, is optimistic that the twin factors of experience and performance will…

Fashola: Life after office in 2015

Fashola: Life after office in 2015

By Akinwunmi King Snr. Reporter, Lagos After governing the State of Exellence for a two-term of eight years, Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), will on May 29, 2015,…

Business

FG not banned pomo consumption – Adesina

FG not banned pomo consumption – Adesina

By Chibuzor Emejor  / Correspondent, Abuja   Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, announced on Monday that the Federal Government has not banned the consumption of…

Nigerian bourse rebounds, gains N153.515b

Nigerian bourse rebounds, gains N153.515b

By Bamidele Ogunwusi  / Correspondent, Lagos   Trading on the floor of The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) rebounded on Monday when both indicators closed in the positive territory for…

Alison-Madueke backs implementation of gas-to-power initiatives

Alison-Madueke backs  implementation of gas-to-power initiatives

• As NPDC/Seplat invest $200m on gas facility   The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke has vowed to support and  implement  all the  various polices  designed…

Ikeja Disco to install 500,000 pre-paid meters

Ikeja Disco to install 500,000 pre-paid meters

• Invests  N1b for  network expansion By Anayo Korie - Ag Energy Editor    In order to ensure  accurate  and effective  billing regime to consumers of  electricity in its…

DFID pledges support for NIIMP

DFID pledges support for NIIMP

By Chibuzor Emejor  /  Correspondent, Abuja   The Department for International Development (DFID) has pledged to support Nigeria to achieve success in the implementation of the National Integrated…

Sports

S’Eagles job tough – Amodu

S’Eagles job tough – Amodu

By Uzor Odigbo  / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Head of the newly appointed consortium of coaches for the Super Eagles, Shaibu Amodu…

NSCDC rules NTTF national league

NSCDC rules NTTF national league

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) emerged as the overall champions in the men and women events of the…

Beating S’Africa is key to reclaiming AWC title – Onome

Beating S’Africa is key to reclaiming AWC title – Onome

Super Falcons central defender, Onome Ebi, has described the semi-final match against South Africa on Wednesday as key to the Falcons…

Features

Taking campaign against domestic violence to the grassroots

Taking campaign against  domestic violence to the grassroots

By Chukwudi Nweje  Acting Features Editor The Lagos State Gender Advocacy Team (LASGAT) recently undertook a week of action against domestic violence from October13 to 17, 2014…

Share a Problem with Agatha

I will never trust a woman

I will never trust a woman

Dear Agatha,  I am 32 years of age. I had a son when I was in the university but didn’t marry the mother of my child because…

Editorial

Agenda for Fayose

Agenda for Fayose

It is therefore expected that the government would initiate policies and actions that would impact positively on the lives of the citizens.  For Dr Kayode Fayemi the…

Metro

Two in police net for swindling businessman of N3.7m

Two in police net for swindling businessman of N3.7m

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos Two persons have been arrested by the police in Lagos for allegedly swindling a Benin-based businessman, Pascal Usman, of N3.7 million. The…

Agenda

Questions about terrorists and terrorism (1)

Questions about terrorists and terrorism (1)

In this first part of an abridged version of his analysis, Tunde Agara,  a Lecturer at the Centre for Strategic and Development Studies, (CSDS)Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma,…

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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