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Humanitarian coordinator condemns attack on IDP in Borno

  The Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon, has condemned the deadly attacks targeting innocent civilians in Konduga, Banki and Ngala areas of Borno...

NPA boss assures safety of vessel on Nigerian waters

Ms. Hadiza Bala-Usman,the Managing Director, Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), has assured that the agency would ensure the safety and security of vessels on the...
Prudential Life Insurance acquires major stake in Zenith Life Insurance

Prudential Life Insurance acquires major stake in Zenith Life Insurance

Prudential Life Insurance, a leading life insurance company in the world, has acquired majority stake in Zenith Life Insurance company in Nigeria. A source in...
Sovereign Trust Insurance maintains impressive H1 performance, posts N630m PBT

Sovereign Trust Insurance maintains impressive H1 performance, posts N630m PBT

Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc has again maintained a very impressive half year performance going by its unaudited financial results which was recently made available...
Law Union and Rock Insurance unveils new products to mitigate MSMEs’ risks

Law Union and Rock Insurance unveils new products to mitigate MSMEs’ risks

Law Union and Rock Insurance Plc has unveiled new insurance products to mitigate risks faced by Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the...

Oil rises to $56 less 1 cent as Middle East producers...

Oil prices traded close to five-month highs on Tuesday after fresh data showed key Middle Eastern producers continued to cut supply in line with...

Makarfi promises transparent, free, fair elective convention for PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee has assured that its elective convention scheduled for December would be transparent and fair. The Chairman of...
Transfer: Eleven ABS players on EPL clubs radar

Transfer: Eleven ABS players on EPL clubs radar

Relegated ABS FC of Ilorin on Monday said eleven of its players may likely leave on transfer to Nigeria Premier League Clubs. Alloy Chukwuemeka, the...
EPL: Luiz sees red as Arsenal hold Chelsea to goalless draw

EPL: Luiz sees red as Arsenal hold Chelsea to goalless draw

Chelsea defender David Luiz was sent off for an ugly foul on Sead Kolasinac as Arsenal finally emerged unscathed from a trip to Chelsea...
Afrobasket: D’Tigers did well to win silver despite brief preparation — Stakeholders

Afrobasket: D’Tigers did well to win silver despite brief preparation — Stakeholders

Some basketball fans have commended the D’Tigers for getting so far in defence of their title, in spite of their short preparation to defend...
FIFA Ranking: Ekpo urges Super Eagles not to be distracted

FIFA Ranking: Ekpo urges Super Eagles not to be distracted

A former Super Eagles player, Friday Ekpo, says the six-point drop of the country in the latest FIFA ranking was insignificant and urged the...

Reuben Abati: The Python does not dance…

Operation code-names have been an important part of military operations since the Germans first applied them in World War 1 but it may be...
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UNIBEN VC urges governments to set up innovation villages

UNIBEN VC urges governments to set up innovation villages

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Benin (UNIBEN), Prof. Faraday Orumnwense, has called on governments at all levels to invest more in science and technology in...
LASU’s Associate Prof., Fosudo, bags NIM fellow

LASU’s Associate Prof., Fosudo, bags NIM fellow

A Lagos State University (LASU) lecturer and Director of the institution’s museum, Dr Sola Fosudo, has been conferred with a Chartered Fellow of the...
Unilorin emerges most subscribed varsity for 4 consecutive years – Official

Unilorin emerges most subscribed varsity for 4 consecutive years – Official

The University of Ilorin has for the fourth consecutive year maintained its status as the most subscribed university by admission seekers from 2014 to...
Strike Suspension: NANS gives kudos to FG, ASUU

Strike Suspension: NANS gives kudos to FG, ASUU

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Tuesday lauded the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) for reaching an...
FUNAAB gets new VC, registrar , bursar

FUNAAB gets new VC, registrar , bursar

A new Vice-Chancellor has been appointed for the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB). He is Prof. Felix Salako. Also, a new Registrar and a...