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Diligence, integrity are key to business success –Mark

Diligence, integrity are key to business success –Mark

Foremost hat-maker of Grace Hats, Grace Mark, started making hats 34 years ago. Today, the hat maker is not just a successful hat entrepreneur, she is also a force to…

Osu: After lent, what next?

Osu: After lent, what next?

As a section of Christendom ended Lent, preparatory for today’s Easter celebrations, Monsignor Gabriel Osu, Director of Communications, Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, spoke to Senior Correspondent, ARAMIDE OIKELOME, on the…

Defeating malaria with insecticide treated nets

Defeating malaria with insecticide treated nets

By Yinka Shokunbi The time was eleven o’clock in the morning and again it was Easter holiday time; the public schools are closed and most of the young children are…

Easter: Clerics examine true essence of Christ’s death, resurrection

Easter: Clerics examine true essence of Christ’s death, resurrection

By Aramide Oikelome Snr Correspondent, Lagos “Easter morning brings us news that is ancient, yet ever new: Christ is risen! It is that time of the year when we celebrate the…

Wild Ixora

Wild Ixora

Author: Philip Ngozi Ifechukwude Reviewer:  Emeka Esogbue Publisher: Carophem No of pages: 127 The novel, beautifully opens with a six-line poetic prologue, is set in a small community of Isubogu.…

Badagry Goitre victims benefit in free surgery scheme

Badagry Goitre victims benefit in free surgery scheme

By Yinka Shokunbi Four years ago, 40-year-old Pauline Edokpaye, who had lived in Badagry for six years, began to notice some swelling around her neck. She was uncomfortable, but did…

African artistes speak on Cocoa Na Chocolate

Nineteen top recording artistes from across Africa, including D’Banj and Femi Kuti from Nigeria, DR Congo’s FallyIpupa, Cote d’Ivoire’s TikenJahFakoly, Kenya’s Juliani, and South Africa’s Judith Sephuma, all came together…

CAN opposes establishment of grazing reserves

By Aramide Oikelome Snr Correspondent, Lagos Umbrella body of Christians in the country, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has rejected the proposal to establish grazing reserves across the country as…

Catholic group donates to accident victims at orthopaedic hospital

The Catholic Brothers United (CBU), a religious-based organisation in St. Agnes Catholic Church, Maryland, Lagos, has donated consumables valued at several thousands of naira to accident victims at the National…

Should Christians eat red meat on Good Friday?

By Aramide Oikelome, Snr Correspondent, Lagos Good Friday is a day in the Christian calendar when followers of Christ all over the world commemorate the death of the Lord Jesus Christ.…

NGO launches intervention on maternal and child promotion

By Aramide Oikelome Snr Correspondent, Lagos As parT of the collaborative efforts with government to stem the tide of deaths of mothers and new born in the country, a Non-Governmental Organisation…

LNG receives 124 drama entries for NPL 2014

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts Nigeria LNG Limited has received 124 entries for the 2014 edition of The Nigeria Prize for Literature (NPL), its flagship CSR initiative and Africa’s most…

I read African contemporaries, British writers –Egya

By Rukayat Atanda, Special Correspondent, Lagos Art of reading, experts affirmed, is one of the major criteria that determines the success story of most intellectuals. Author of What the Sea…

Adeboye at empowerment workshop, exhorts RCCG workers on transparency

By Aramide Oikelome, Segun Obisanya, Lagos The words of Charles F. Kettering, “My interest in the future is because I am going to spend the rest of my life there” vividly…

NIBF 2014: Engaging literati on e-book, physical book

NIBF 2014: Engaging literati on e-book, physical book

By Yemi Adebisi Acting Head, Literary/Arts It is assumed that in Africa, literacy level is going down. It was observed that the reading culture has not been encouraging as most…

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