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Nigerians should develop culture of donating blood, Donor Recruiter says

Voluntary blood donation can save lives.

Nigeria, Korea partner to check influx of fake products

There is a large number of counterfeit products from Korea in Nigeria

EFCC arraigns ‘Yahoo-Yahoo’ suspect over $8,900 love scam

The suspect is being arraigned for attempting to obtain money by false pretence and possession of fraudulent documents

Tattoos can endanger your body, expert warns

Body piercings should be discouraged, doctor says.

Nigeria spends N1.5 trillion annually on students studying abroad- group

Nigeria loses N1.5 trillion naira to foreign education

Updated: Jonathan cancels PHCN management contract awarded by Barth Nnaji

The privatization programme has been a long and tortuous journey.

NIMASA has not submitted audited accounts since 2007- Fiscal Commission

NIMASA refused to render its account to the Fiscal Responsibility Commission


Eulogies pour in for Saraki

Olusola Saraki, the strongman of Kwara politics, died on Wednesday at 79. His political allies, friends, family and foes had nice words for him. Presdent Goodluck Jonathan Olusola Saraki lived a very successful and fulfilled life, rising to national prominence by dint of hard work, uncommon generosity, political sagacity, dedication and wholesome commitment to the […]


My father battled cancer for years, says Saraki’s son

The deceased had firm control over Kwara politics for decades, making him one of Nigeria’s most effective godfathers


Olusola Saraki, strongman of Kwara politics, is dead

Olusola Saraki, the strongman of Kwara politics, is dead. He was 79. Mr. Saraki, Leader  of the Nigerian Senate during the second republic, died Wednesday morning in Lagos. His son, Bukola Saraki, who announced the death said the family “take solace in knowing that our father lived an exemplary life of service, and selfless devotion to development of […]

Power-drunk Lagos police commissioner orders reporter out of press briefing

For reporting how policemen indiscriminately shot at the residents of a house in Ikota, Lagos, while responding to a distress call, Lagos Police Commissioner, Umar Manko, on Tuesday ordered a reporter with The Punch newspapers, Kunle Falayi, out of the Police command headquarters. Mr. Falayi was at the police headquarters in Ikeja to report a […]

What FEC will discuss, Wednesday

The FEC meeting is still about contract awards.

Ondo lawmakers battle Mimiko over sack of council chairmen

The lawmakers said they took the action in line with the laws of the state.


CBN stops N100 inter-bank ATM transactions charges

Customers have always complained about the N100 interbank ATM transaction charges.


Max Air transports 25 thousand pilgrims to Nigeria

The Airline transported pilgrims from 17 states.

Academics, administrators reject amendment of Tertiary Education Fund Act

Academics and administrators all rejected the proposed amendments.

Ejide to captain Eagles against Venezuela

Obafemi Martins said he wants to re-state his claims to an Eagles shirt.

Vandals invade Catholic Churches, destroy statues

The vandals left a message in each occasion.

Panels galore as FG sets up panel to probe illegal miners’ deaths

The Federal Government has a habit of setting up panels or committees for everything.

Governor Idris Wada of Kogi

State lawmakers condemn impeachment of Kogi Speaker

The Speaker was removed by 12 of the 25 lawmakers of the Assembly

27-year-old student wins MTN’s wonder plane

The winner preferred the equivalent cash price.

Airline operators accuse aviation authorities of causing flight delays

Flight operations are allegedly being delayed by the NCAA