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2015: PDP NEC adopts President Jonathan as sole aspirant

2015: PDP NEC adopts President Jonathan as sole aspirant

The highest decision making organ of the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP), today adopted President Goodluck Jonathan as its sole presidential candidate for next year’s general elections.   The meeting of the... Read more

APC to Jonathan: Tell Nigerians what you know about private jet with $9.3m in SA

APC to Jonathan: Tell Nigerians what you know about private jet with $9.3m in SA

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress APC has asked President Goodluck Jonathan to tell Nigerians what he knows on the circumstances surrounding the 9.3 million US dollars that was... Read more

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What is your take on Nuhu Ribadu's defection from APC to PDP?

Good move - 20.5%
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‘APC chieftains who defected to PDP are regretting their actions’

‘APC chieftains who defected to PDP are regretting their actions’

Alhaji Mai Mala Buni is the National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC).  He speaks on the plight of the party’s chieftai...

Jigawa won’t back Jonathan if 2011 promises are not kept - Lamido

Jigawa won’t back Jonathan if 2011 promises are not kept - Lamido

Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido has said the state will not support President Goodluck Jonathan’s re-election bid until promises made to t...

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Pillars maintain lead as Nasarawa slips in Ibadan

Pillars maintain lead as Nasarawa slips in Ibadan

Defending champions Kano Pillars maintained their leadership of the Nigeria Premier League after FC ... Read more

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Tunji Tolani is the Managing Director of StockCrop Property Limited. In this interview, he gives an insight into the challenges and prospects of real estate sector in Nigeria. Excerpts:

09.15.2014

Fifty-nine new home owners emerged in Lagos at the 7th Draw of the Lagos Home Ownership Mortgage Scheme (LagosHOMS), with the State Governor, Mr Babatunde Fashola, stating that the scheme is ...

09.15.2014

Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw, has donated loads of sanitation materials and equipment to Calabar Urban Development Agency.

09.17.2014

Mr Bai Mass Taal is the Executive Secretary of the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW). He spoke to Daily Trust on the mission of AMCOW which includes provision of political leadership, policy ...

09.17.2014

Ahmadu Bello University Zaria is known for its academic excellence. But funny are the unbelievable ways students of the institution display their academic thirst to measure up with academic demands.

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When information began to circulate that the Ebola Virus Disease has spread into Nigeria, some people took the situation for granted, probably because they did not know how grave the disease was or ...

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Some 550 female secondary students were recently trained in Abuja, Lagos and Rivers on entrepreneurship skills, computer appreciation and artistry.

09.12.2014

The sour relationship  between domestic servants and their employers or guardians came to the fore again recently in Abuja when a 14-year-old girl was allegedly forced by her guardian to sit on ...

09.12.2014

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has urged the federal government to take necessary measures to safeguard the territorial integrity of the country.

09.15.2014

The Federal Government is set to restructure the nation’s national productivity system so as to evaluate and monitor resources invested in the economy to ensure maximum performance and service ...

09.15.2014

This is rather a shocking question that begs for answer from our own Honourable Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu who reportedly has rejected the current Nigeria’s Maternal Mortality ...

09.16.2014

I need to know the difference between these two words and what are the risks and health burden for a man who is obese?
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09.16.2014

Microsoft has expressed dissatisfaction over the unbridled influx of fake and substandard mobiles into Nigeria, saying that complaints about the purchase of such devices by unsuspecting buyers were ...

09.15.2014

Mrs. Onajite Regha is the Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the E-Payment Providers Association of Nigeria, E-PPAN which was engaged by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as the body ...

09.15.2014

Dr. Jide Olumeko is the Director of Strategic Grains Reserve Department (SGR) of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. In this interview with Daily Trust, he sheds light on the ...

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Kebbi State has not been given any tractors for leasing to farmers, director of the federal ministry of agriculture in the state, Mr Kelvin Tekpat, has said.

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The Kebbi chapter of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), last week, passed a vote of no confidence on its caretaker executives.

09.16.2014

A highly respected British magazine, ‘’Newsweek’’ of April 8-15, 2013 edition named the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mariam Aloma Mukhtar, as one of the ‘’125 women of impact’’ in the ...

09.16.2014

Many people have written about Hajj: what to expect, how to prepare, what to take, and how to perform the rituals, etc. What follows are tweaks on how you may approach or perceive your Hajj journey.

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09.12.2014

Also, the WHO and various health officials have warned that people avoid travelling to infected areas, while those already affected were isolated and restricted, and leading to some counties closing ...

09.05.2014

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 ...

05.06.2013

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 ...

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Ogoja’s Big New Yam Festival

Ogoja’s Big New Yam Festival

There was fun in Ogoja during the recent New Yam Festival, with  fun and good cheer on display all through the event.

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