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Nasarawa people urged to unite for peace, progress

Alhaji Musa, who made the call in a prèss statement made available to journalists in Abuja, urged the people of Nasarawa State to shun...

Politicians, public figures task on provocative comments

Speaking to Sunday Trust in an exclusive interview at the weekend in Abuja, he said instead of further endangering the lives of innocent Nigerians...

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‘Day a foreign female diplomat embarrassed me over Nigeria’s negative image’

You have spent more than two months at the National Conference. Committees have submitted their reports, which are now being considered. As a delegate...

Savouring the cave church at Garbage City

But there has been one exquisite treasure it flaunts that only a few tourists are aware of  –  the breathtaking cave church within the...

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The Lure of Islands (3): Indonesia, the Island country

The country is a collection of 17,000 islands, only 6,000 of which are inhabited. Some like Java, where the mega metropolis Jakarta (and other...

Those who are afraid to die

And even if it were global best practice, nothing stops a country from choosing its own set of rules, which befit its circumstances and...

Some weeks back, I received a message from the FCMB Plc. It read that, henceforth, any of its Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards stuck in another bank’s ATM would be destroyed and a new one issued at the customer’s request and cost.

It is an issue that many often discuss with sentiment, palpable frustration and anger over the seeming inability of successive governments to eradicate it....

Will Emir Sanusi Lamido be controversial?

Only last Monday, he formally took over as the new Emir of Kano succeeding his uncle- the great Ado Bayero who died a few...

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CBN and the invalidation of cards in ATMs

The policy is not customer-friendly, whatever may be the bank’s reasons.However, the policy now cuts across all Nigerian banks, courtesy of a Central Bank...

Newspapers as fall guys

Those published and printed in Abuja whose distribution vans fan across the northern part of the country were stopped at various check points by...