The Charge D’affairs of the Embassy of the Peoples Republic of China (PRC), Mr Lin Jing has said Consumption has become the national driver of the China Economy. ..
As the release of the N9billion allocated for cancer machines that could check the deaths of 10,000 Nigerians annually suffers delay without explanation, the Minister ..
By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has called for a national day of protest against unending killings and bloodshed in the country. ..
Armenia’s Acting Prime Minister, Karen Karapetyan Armenia’s Acting Prime Minister, Karen Karapetyan, backed the political opposition’s call for snap elections ..
The Christian Association of Nigeria has called for a national protest in reaction to the recent killings in Benue State. In a statement by Adebayo Oladeji, the special ..
A new research showed that consuming dark chocolate with a high concentration of cacao has positive effects on stress levels, inflammation, mood, memory and immunity. ..
Former Director-General (DG) of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Alhaji Mohammed Sani Sidi, allegedly maintained about 20 different accounts in various ..
Congolese opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi rejected suggestions that he might do a deal with President Joseph Kabila. Tshisekedi is one of two main figures expected ..
Football can be described as a war, but it lasts 90 minutes. After the referee blows the final whistle, all the warriors must sheathe their swords, embrace and exchange ..
A new research showed that consuming dark chocolate with a high concentration of cacao had positive effects on stress levels, inflammation, mood, memory and immunity. ..
Lagos – A People’s Democratic Party’s chieftain, Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi, on Wednesday appeared before aFederal High Court, Lagos, charged with a N805 millon ..
The Director, Shanghai Tongsheng Investment Group Company Limited, Mr Xu Wei has said the China government has invested a sum of over $12billion to develop the Completed ..
Textile industry Dr Frank Jacobs, President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) said discussion was ongoing with the Federal Government to revatilise moribund ..
AsaramPhoto: BBC/AFP A self-styled Indian spiritual guru who claims millions of followers worldwide has been given a life sentence for raping a 16-year-old girl. ..
The Nigerian government on Tuesday said some ongoing initiatives to promote financial transparency and accountability in the system were part of efforts to curb ..
Association for the Advancement of Family Planning (AAFP) has said there is need to improve the health literacy of citizens on moderating family size as over 25 per cent ..
Nigerian author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has replied all the criticisms that have been coming her way after she questioned former US presidential candidate, Hillary ..
Google HQ Alphabet Inc’s Google on Wednesday unveiled its first Gmail redesign since 2013, capping what the company said was an expensive overhaul. It will include ..
Vehicles queue at a fuel station in Khartoum, the Sudanese capital (file photo) Vehicles queued for hours at gas stations in Sudan’s capital as fuel shortage, ..
Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Adichie, has replied those criticising her for her recent comment about Hilary Clinton‘s twitter bio. She stirred controversy when ..
The Chinese government has invited Nigeria among other nations of the world to register and participate in the China International Import Expo, holding November ..
Firefighters work near the site of a fire at an oil well in Peureulak, Indonesia’s Aceh province on April 25, 2018. At least 10 people have been killed and dozens ..
By Gabriel Olawale Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa, CAMA in partnership with Access Bank Plc and other Corporate Society Organisations will tomorrow, April ..
FILE PHOTO: Vitamin D rich food People who skip breakfast are more likely to gain weight and have larger waists, according to a U.S. study published online recently. ..
Senator Peter Nwaoboshi A People’s Democratic Party’s chieftain, Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi, on Wednesday appeared before a Federal High Court, Lagos, charged with ..
The plan to forcibly deport thousands of illegal African migrants has been shelved by Israel, but is encouraging voluntary deportation. In a written response to the country’s ..
Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) The Nigerian Customs Service says it is making frantic efforts to stop the menace of smuggling of contraband into the country for sanity ..
Handball players The President of Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Samuel Ocheho on Wednesday identified training of coaches as a tool to re position handball ..
Just days before President Muhammadu Buhari meets his American counterpart, Donald Trump, in Washington DC, the United States government has released a report indicting ..
Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi…… PHOTO: Premium times A People’s Democratic Party’s chieftain, Sen. Peter Nwaoboshi, on Wednesday appeared before a Federal High Court, ..
President Hassan Rouhani of Iran President Hassan Rouhani of Iran poured scorn on Wednesday on U.S. and European discussions over Tehran’s nuclear agreement, and dismissed ..
Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC)……PHOTO: The Nation The ‘looters lists’ released by the Federal Government contained names of people ..
Mohamed Sallah Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has become the first African player to score 10 goals in a single Champions League (CL) campaign, FIFA says on its Twitter ..
No fewer than 8,000 whistleblowers were recorded by the Federal Government in the last one year, the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), ..
By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT— BEREAVED Gogo Onyeoma, yesterday, alleged that military men, guided by youths of Finima, Bonny Local Government Area, Rivers ..
whistle-blowers No fewer than 8,000 whistle blowers were recorded by the Federal Government in the last one year, the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption ..
…Sets 70m NIN enrollment target for Nigeria by Dec 2019 By Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari has charged African leaders to use National Identity ..
Corruption Prof. Bolaji Owasonoye, Executive Secretary, Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption said it is more risky to be corrupt now in Nigeria than ..
Brazil won the 1994 World Cup but amongst the 23-man squad was a certain Ronaldo De Lima, who did not get a single minute of action in the USA. Four years later, ..
By Evelyn Usman The gridlock on Apapa/Oshodi expressway in Lagos may soon be over, if assurances given by the Nigerian Navy are anything to go by. Yesterday, the Navy ..
By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—A bloody communal clash between the people of Isu clan in Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State and their neighbours from Utuma ..
A former governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, has hit back at former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on her revelations that he tried to dissuade ..
A worker with the Alimosho council area of Lagos State, simply identified as Samuel Koro-toe was allegedly stabbed to death yesterday by an officer of the National ..
By Chimaobi Nwaiwu NNEWI—Methodist Church Nigeria, Diocese of Onitsha, Eastern Gateway, has expressed worry over the state of the Nigerian nation, saying that ..
Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, has described ..
About 320 local chiefs and traditional record keepers have been trained by the British Council’s Managing Conflict in North-east Nigeria (MCN) office in Borno ..
Humiliated: Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, says Nigeria does not constitute a global threat to any nation due to isolated ..
Buhari with APC governors All the 24 governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressive Congress(APC) on Tuesday announced their endorsement of President ..
Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has said that the country is on the verge of tackling the Lassa fever outbreak. The Minister spoke Tuesday at a meeting ..
The last time Bayern Munich won the treble of UEFA Champions League, DFB Pokal Cup, and the Bundesliga was 2013, and the manager was Jupp Heynckes. Bayern have already ..
More than two dozen superheroes. One big baddie. Let the mega-battle begin — and watch the box office receipts pile up. Avengers This week, Marvel Studios unleashes ..
By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—PRESIDENT of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, Rev Felix Omobude, yesterday expressed concern over the continuous killing of innocent ..
…as centre promises to reduce unemployment rate By Prince Osuagwu Interested Nigerian youths hoping to make a career in technology, now have a ladder that can conveniently ..
By Prince Osuagwu (Hi Tech Editor) Nigeria is today, regarded as the biggest economy in Africa. However, its power sector is performing far below the level of an economy ..
8,000 whistle blowers recorded in 1yrNew York – No fewer than 8,000 whistle blowers were recorded by the Federal Government in the last one year, the Presidential ..
By Abdulwahab Abdulah & Jane Echewedo LAGOS—Four employees of a company, Kazmus Nigeria Ltd, were, yesterday, arraigned before an Ikeja Domestic Violence ..
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The national strike embarked upon by members of the Joint Health Sector Union last week is taking its toll on medical services at the University ..
Bayern vs Real Madrid : Gareth Bale’s future will come under fresh scrutiny when Real Madrid face Bayern Munich in the first leg of the Champions League semi-finals ..
By Victor Ahiuma-Young ONE of the objectives of the 2014 amendment of PRA is to ensure that every worker receives his retirement benefits as and when due as since ..
….As APC bars Ajomale, other third term executives from re-contesting By Olasunkanmi Akoni lagos—As part of preparations towards 2019 general elections, All Progressives ..
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said that Nigeria and other African countries lose about $50 billion annually to illicit financial flow. Director, AfDB, ..
Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel said the team will not look ordinary when they play against the Three Lions of England at the Wembley Stadium on June 2. The international ..
Liverpool vs Roma : Liverpool beat Roma 5-2 in a dramatic Champions League semi-final first leg on Tuesday to take a big step towards the final in Kiev, despite ..
By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday described the anticipatory approval and payment of $496 million by President ..
Nigeria’s dependence on imported cement can authoritatively be said to be a thing of the past as Dangote Cement for the first quarter exported a total of 211 kilotons ..
The growing number of African immigrants who settle in the United States are more highly educated than those who go to Europe, according to a new survey by a major ..
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has described the purported endorsement of Oshiomhole as the next chairman of the party ..
By Emma Una CALABAR— THOUSANDS of students, including final year students, of the University of Calabar, Cross River State, yet to complete payment of their ..
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, John Odigie-Oyegun, has described as ´´absolutely childish´´ the endorsement of the immediate past governor ..
Customers seek sanctions against erring banks By Babajide Komolafe & Elizabeth Adegbesan Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said that banks have refunded ..
Secretary to the Edo State government, Osarodion Ogie Esq, has called on the state’s residents to build on the appreciable level of success recorded during the weekly ..
Ghanaian Emos Korblah at the weekend won the maiden Radix Pension Managers Golf Championship at the golf section of Ikoyi Club 1938. Korblah, who participated ..
By Dave Oso A group of Nigerian professionals, within and outside Nigeria, Contact Group (CG) has urged former Chairman of Action Congress of Nigeria, United Kingdom ..
All the 24 governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressive Congress(APC) on Tuesday announced their endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari’s ..
Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc has reported a growth in profit of 262 per cent for the first quarter of 2018 compared to the same quarter in 2017. The ..
The Rebuild Nigeria Initiative Forum ‘ATIKU 2019’ has said that former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku has the potential to bring Nigeria out of its present ..
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency says it has commenced moves to shore up its revenue base in order to meet its core obligation of air navigation ..
By Emmanuel Elebeke Apparently trying to ensure that all organisations rendering essential services recognise the National Identity Number, NIN as a valid document ..
Enyioha Opara, Minna THE police in Niger State have arrested a 50- year -old man, Ibrahim Manu, for allegedly fabricating illegal firearms at Beji Village in the Bosso ..
By Dennis Agbo THE wild wing that breezed through the youth wing of Ohanaeze Ndigbo may have finally settled with last weekend’s election for new executive of the proactive ..
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan Former Super Eagles forward, Femi Opabunmi, is planning to sue his former club in France, Niort, over their failure to honour their ..
Daga El-Zaharadeen Umar, Katsina Babbar kotun tarayya da ke Katsina ta bada umarnin tsare tsohon gwamnan jihar Katsina, Alhaji Ibrahim Shehu Shehu Shema bisa zargin ..