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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Okowa urges I-G to deploy more police officers to states

Gov.Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has called on the Inspector-General of Police to deploy adequate police personnel to states in order to effectively tackle insecurity...

Minister urges women to embrace FG’s empowerment initiatives

Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Sen. Aisha Alhassan, has urged women in Nigeria to embrace and explore Federal Government’s empowerment initiatives. She made...
Pensioners paralyse commercial activities in Benin

Pensioners paralyse commercial activities in Benin

Pensioners in Edo on Monday paralysed commercial activities at the city centre in Benin over the alleged non-payment of several months of pension arrears...
NIA committee tasks NAICOM on stance with microinsurance

NIA committee tasks NAICOM on stance with microinsurance

The Micro Insurance Committee of the Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA) has urged the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) to review its stance on microinsurance license...
New NIA DG, Ilori resumes on Monday

New NIA DG, Ilori resumes on Monday

Having secured the approval of the Governing Council of Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA), Sister Yetunde Olubunmi Ilori, will on Monday, August 7, 2017, resume...
Staco Insurance grosses N5.40bn premium income in 2016

Staco Insurance grosses N5.40bn premium income in 2016

Staco Insurance Plc posted a gross premium of N5.40 billion in 2016, its Chairman, Prince Samuel Turoti, has said. He disclosed this at the firm’s...

natnuPreneur kickstarts the CBN anchor borrower programme

Ten poultry farmers registered under Nigeria’s foremost broiler out-grower scheme, natnuPreneur, have become the first beneficiaries of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)’s poultry Anchor...

Saraki acknowledges receipt of Buhari’s resumption letter

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has acknowledged receipt of President Muhammadu Buhari’s resumption letter to the National Assembly. Saraki made this...
Arsenal too easy to play against – Gerrard

Arsenal too easy to play against – Gerrard

Arsenal came in for fierce criticism from England icon Steven Gerrard after folding to defeat against Stoke City on Saturday. Having started the 2017-18 Premier...
Atletico agree €55m Costa fee from Chelsea

Atletico agree €55m Costa fee from Chelsea

Atletico Madrid have agreed a €55 million fee with Chelsea to bring striker Diego Costa back to the club, according to Radio Estadio, a...
Stoke new boy, Jese shocks Arsenal

Stoke new boy, Jese shocks Arsenal

New signing Jese made a dream debut for Stoke City, scoring the winner in a 1-0 victory over Arsenal in the Premier League on...
Mane strikes as Liverpool humble Crystal Palace

Mane strikes as Liverpool humble Crystal Palace

Liverpool ground out their first Premier League victory of the season after winger Sadio Mane scored an opportunistic goal to give them a 1-0...

Rethinking hierarchies of human rights in Nigeria

It’s frequently claimed that human rights--civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights--are indivisible, and the international community has declared the indivisibility, interdependency, and interrelatedness...
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Okey-Awuzie: How mathematics solves life problems

  Chizitere Okey-Awuzie, a student of Nigerian Tulip International College, Kaduna, Kaduna State has stressed that Mathematics remains a critical factor in solving day-to-day human...
Select new VC from within to “avoid culture of strike” – Unilorin ASUU

Select new VC from within to “avoid culture of strike” – Unilorin ASUU

The University of Ilorin chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has urged the Federal Government to select the institution’s new Vice...
No corps member was killed in Owerri building collapse - NYSC

No corps member was killed in Owerri building collapse – NYSC

The Management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) said no member of the corps was killed in the building collapse in Owerri on...
ASUU may end strike within one week – Minister

ASUU may end strike within one week – Minister

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, on Thursday said ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may be called off...
Al-Makura reiterates commitment to quality, affordable education in Nasarawa

Al-Makura reiterates commitment to quality, affordable education in Nasarawa

Gov. Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Wednesday reiterated his commitment to the provision of quality and affordable education in the state. The governor spoke...