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Friday, August 18, 2017

Impending electricity tariff hike

If all goes as planned, electricity consumers in the country will by end of October 2015, start paying increased monthly tariffs. Making this revelation...

TWO SIDES OF TRAGEDY: How America remembered 9/11

In Washington on Friday, Barak Obama marked the anniversary of the attacks by observing a moment of silence at the White House and then...

NEGOTIATION WITH INSURGENTS: Nigerians approve, caution Presidency

Is the move by the Presidency to negotiate peace with Boko Haram a wise decision? It appears so – G.P. James (Barrister, Public Affairs...

Ram fighting is here again, and the rams are proving their mettle

In a country dominated by football-crazy fans, ram fighting has become a welcome deviation. Regulated by the Ram Lovers Association of Nigeria (RLAN) which...

Agony of parents whose two sons disappeared mysteriously

‎ The Odugbo boys, Channing (17) and Daniel (19), left their 8, Jarinatu Street, Solomade apartment in Ikorodu area of Lagos State on Wednesday...

Carnival Calabar generates over one billion naira

When the Cross River Tourism Bureau declared a one billion Naira profit to the state from the last annual Carnival Calabar, not...
Lord-Lugard

Eni-Njoku Phenomenon and future of Nigeria (1)

  On 1/1/14, Lord Lugard issued the following proclamation: ‘from today, all the country from the sea to near the desert in the North and...

Gloomy future for Nigerian firms as CBN measures backfire

Nigerian companies making anything from soap to tomato paste could run out of raw materials and be forced to shut down as Africa's top...

Abubakar Audu: Hero or Villain?

The emergence of Prince Abubakar Audu as the APC gubernatorial candidate at the just concluded primaries has generated many comments and controversies. Many have...

Adamawa civil servants to receive salaries arrears soon- Bindow

The Governor of Adamawa State, Mr. Muhammadu Umaru Jibrilla, has said that the state civil servants would soon receive their unpaid salaries...