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The Bank of Industry (BoI) is committed to pumping N310b into Nigeria’s Small and Medium-scale enterprises. Acting Managing Director of the bank, Waheed Olagunju,...

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A former national vice chairman (South West) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Ishola Filani, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to extend...

ARTICLES

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I am in my late forties so I cannot be considered young by any stretch of the imagination. I am satisfied with my journey...

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“I, however, place the economy among the first and most important of virtues, and public debt as the greatest of the dangers to be...

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By Francis Igbokwe A poorly hatched plan to smear the governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano went awry midweek when the general public was...

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I shall begin on a morbid note. One of the horror stories that emerged from the Daesh (Isis) controlled parts of Iraq was the...

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“We are moving towards a (complex) global economy. One way of approaching that is to pull the covers over your head. Another is to...

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Nigeria's Failed Promises by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie I was 7 years old the first time I recognized political fear. My parents and their friends were...

POLITICS

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In a rare move, the Bauchi State Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Alhaji Barau Ningi, has resigned his appointment. Ningi, while tendering his resignation...

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NAN No fewer than 11 serving Ambassadors of The Gambia have called on President Yahya Jammeh to quit and handover power peacefully to President-elect Adama...

OPINION

ENTERTAINMENT

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Zahra, the daughter of President Mohammadu Buhari, is arguably the girl most crushed on by men in Nigeria’s Twittersphere. Ever since more Nigerians got...

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There are certain things even 'Edible Catering' can't keep apart and the union between Tiwa Savage and Tunji Balogun has to be one of...

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*New firm brings together country’s brightest minds and signals new dawn for creative talent management in Nigeria The Temple Management Company (TMC), has announced the...

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The Nigerian government has cancelled its plan to build a massive film village in the northern state of Kano, following social media outcry and...

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I am deeply saddened by the passing of veteran actress and broadcaster, Bukky Ajayi. Zainab Bukola Ajayi was an enigma and a Phenomenal Artiste. I...

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Bukky Ajayi who has held her own as the motherly Nollywood icon for decades on end, has just passed on. She was last publicly seen...

SPORTS

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His is the case of a Solomon who lacks wisdom. Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr. Solomon Dalong yesterday showed no signs of slowing...

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Nigeria continued their quest to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, with a 3-1 win over Algeria, at the Godswill Akpabio International...

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Questions on ethics swell around the action of an Egyptian football club, Al Ittihad, which terminated the contract of their new signing, 21-year-old Cameroonian...

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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has debunked the claim by National U-23 Olympic Dream Team coach, Samson Siasia, that the football administrative body took...

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Nigeria is the English-speaking world’s Scrabble superpower. Africa’s most populous nation is home not only to the global Scrabble champion, but team Nigeria ranks...

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By Jude Egbas A goal each from Mikel Obi and Aminu Umar was enough to sweep Nigeria into the semi finals of the football event...

LIVING

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Despite the police announcing it had commenced investigations into the #SaveMayowa fundraising campaign, controversy has continued to trail the initiative which was aimed at...

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Science has shown that masturbating can provide plenty of healthy benefits. A study from adult product peddler AdamandEve.com reveals that 27 percent of Americans admit...

ECONOMY

HEALTH

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Mortality from malaria has remained a nagging global issue with health workers and all stakeholders, including governments. In celebrating the 2016 World Malaria Day,...

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Dwindling income, occasioned by fall in global price of oil will not affect Kano state government’s commitment to eradicate Polio, the state governor, Dr....

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The leadership of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has agreed to suspend its strike at a meeting with other health officials on...

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Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has directed the chief medical directors and medical director of federal tertiary hospitals to fill the vacancies created...

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Ace Nigerian music producer, OJB Jezreel has passed on. He was aged 49. Reports say he died from what was diagnosed as kidney failure, a...

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Former military ruler, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) says he's alive and kicking. There were plenty of rumors on Wednesday in the social media space, that...

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In his usual fiery self, Nasir El-Rufai had stirred the hornet’s nest when he granted an interview to the Sun Newspaper last Saturday. He...

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It is called the danger of a single opponent. Quick question: What is the name of the Chairman of your Local Government Area? No idea?...

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MUSINGS It is better for 99 guilty persons to be set free, than for one innocent person to be sent to prison. That - or...

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In the days and weeks leading up to the faux pax that became the Nigeria Governor’s Forum (NGF) election, the Katsina state governor, Ibrahim...

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Watching political events unfold in Nigeria is akin to viewing the rough cut of a badly written, woefully directed and idiotically produced Nollywood movie....

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