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Security agencies must shun partisanship during polls – Ajose

Security agencies must shun partisanship during polls – Ajose

Akinsanya Sunny Ajose, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was Head of Service (Hos) as well as former Special Adviser to Governor Babatunde Fashola. In this…

2015: Twists in Akwa Ibom governorship race

By Idongesit Ashameri   /  Correspondent, Uyo   Before the advent of ultrasound scanning system which can detect the sex of a baby in the womb, pregnancies were…

Verdicts on Jonathan’s 2015 ambition have been political –Soba

A former Chairman of the Action Congress of Nigeria (CAN) in Kaduna, Soba has been credited with several changes that reportedly gave the party a great level of…

States will be viable when federal allocation stops – Idoko

States will be viable when federal allocation stops – Idoko

Hon. David Idoko is a PDP chieftain and highly rated former member of the House of Representatives from Benue state. In this interview with CORRESPONDENT, DAVID ODAMA, he…

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…

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

There’ll be no election on Thursday –NFF

Newly elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Chris Giwa has issued stern warning to those still peddling rumours of…

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…

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

Edo Police parade 62 suspected criminals

Edo Police parade 62 suspected criminals

By Francis Onoiribholo  -  Bureau Chief, Benin City Edo State Commissioner of Police, Foluso Adebanjo, on Monday paraded no fewer than 62 suspected criminals arrested for various…

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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