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Confab stalls again after chaotic session

Confab stalls again after chaotic session

The National Conference again stalled for three days consecutively when plenary descended into chaos over derivation formula, mineral resources development and reconstruction funds for the North. Read more

Senate indicts NNPC in unremitted revenue, order refund of billions

Senate indicts NNPC in unremitted revenue, order refund of billions

The Senate yesterday in plenary indicted the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its subsidiaries for engaging in illegal withholding and spending of billions of naira between January 2012 and... Read more

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Your Opinion

Will the outcome of the ongoing National Conference have any impact on Nigeria's democracy?

Yes i believe it will have a positive impact on Nigeria - 20.7%
No i dont think anything will change as government doesnt do anything about reports. - 61%
May be or may be not. - 10.4%
Not interested. - 7.9%

Total votes: 1205
The voting for this poll has ended on: 11 Jul 2014 - 11:48


Benue: Controversy trails selection of 4 PDP guber aspirants

Benue: Controversy trails selection of 4 PDP guber aspirants

More controversy has trailed the selection of four out of 18 gubernatorial aspirants of MINDA extraction in the North West senatorial distri...

Edo: Recent defections and renewed bid for PDP guber ticket

Edo: Recent defections and renewed bid for PDP guber ticket

Defections of APC leaders in Edo State to the PDP has raised serious concern over who should be the party’s flag bearer in 2016.


Nigeria suspended off Amputee football

World Amputee Football Federation (WAFF) has suspended Nigeria from participating in its activities ... Read more

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Chairman Subsidy Re-Investment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P), Gen Martin Luther Agwai, while recently inspecting Loko-Oweto bridge spoke with our reporter on the importance of the bridge, ...


The Quantity Surveyors Registration Board of Nigeria (QSRBN) is developing a Construction Cost Data Base (CCDB). It will assist government and the private sector in the costing and quality cost ...


“It is so horrific and fearful whenever Dana Steel Rolling Mills switches on its engines to commence operation for the day; our lives are in great danger,” a worker at a neighbouring company Malam ...


In recent times, environmental challenges facing the world were said to be as a result of human activities and this activities include felling of trees, sand dredging, improper disposal of waste and ...


Dr James Bassey Ejue has just been appointed provost  for the College of Education in Awi area of Akamkpa LGA of Cross River State. After three months in office, he spoke to Daily Trust on his ...


Due to the security challenges affecting the country, a Facilitator of Let’s Talk Peace Voluntary Organisation, Dr Bosede Awodola, yesterday called on governments at all levels to ensure that peace ...


Mulikat Oyeiza Musa was among the 602 women who graduated from the vocational skills training programme of the National Centre for Women Development (NCWD) yesterday in Abuja.

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Agatha Sugh is a female politician and one time local government chairman aspirant  in Ushongo Local Government Area of Benue State. Sugh in this interview spoke on challenges confronting  ...

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The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) Workers has threatened to mobilize Nigerians against unjustifiable electricity bills currently being charged consumers by power distribution ...


Newly elected president of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) Comrade Francis Olabode Johnson has said he will focus on ensuring job security and decent job ...


Sports are a key part of staying fit and enjoying the high school experience, but injuries can occur because teens’ bodies are still developing.


If your spouse has a stroke, and the two of you disagree about the rate of recovery, your own health might suffer, a new study finds.


Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) Plc has developed business model that will ensure momentous growth in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sector in Nigeria.


At the maiden meeting of the board of National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) in Abuja two months ago, President Goodluck Jonathan said industrialization is critical to ...


Mr. Auwalu Balarabe is the Chief Executive Officer, Maina Seeds Limited, Kano. Balarabe was a representative of Nigerian seed companies at the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) ...


Supernova Global Investment, an agro-allied company, has distributed 2,962 bags of cotton seedlings to farmers in Taraba State for cultivation this planting season.


Sergeant Imariabe Ikponmwose, one of the six suspects held over the murder of late Funsho Williams on July 27,2006, fought hard to hold back the torrent of tears flowing from his eyes when a Lagos ...


Renowned litigator and leading Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) presidential aspirant, Mrs. Funke Adekoya (SAN) has agreed to lead free of charge the legal team for victims of the Nigerian Immigration ...


Day 2: Control your anger: Whether someone parked in your spot or your spouse started the age old argument — walk away from the situation saying “I am fasting, therefore, I will not respond in kind.”

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A two-day international conference on the Biography of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was held at the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) Headquarters in Kaduna on June 21-22, organised by Nusret Educational and ...

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The place of women in a nation’s economy is very important because it enhances their participation in development which is essential not only in achieving social justice but also in reducing ...


Dry cleaning and laundry business sprang up to offer services to those who might be too busy to take care of their clothings or to relieve them of the stress involved in washing thereby paying for ...



Riwaza: Life  without a bridge

Riwaza: Life without a bridge

54 years after independence, no car has ever driven into Riwaza, an isolated part of the FCT. The community lacks a proper bridge, and what  passes for a bridge can...

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