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4 Jun 2015
THE nation continues to groan under chronic power supply shortage which has regressed from epileptic to comatose condition and defied all projections for improvement despite massive injection of public and private funds.
4 Jun 2015
THAT Nigeria has been bedevilled by numerous problems is not in debate. All these problems are rooted in source: a negation or even destruction of the structural foundation of the country which ought to be a genuine federalism.
4 Jun 2015
WE have just seen the extent to which CBN’s ‘long-throat’ for public sector oil proceeds (which have been replaced with freshly printed naira funds since 1971) has severely stunted the economy.
4 Jun 2015
4 Jun 2015
A WOMAN of reproductive age who has not conceived after one year of regular unprotected vaginal sexual intercourse is considered to be infertile. Infertility is a common clinical condition worldwide, with 10% to 15% of couples affected, that is, it affects more than 80 million couples worldwide.
4 Jun 2015
IR: Nigerian politicians, to me, have not learnt any lesson politically and progressively since Independence in 1960. Rather, what they have learnt are political violence and election malpractices.
3 Jun 2015
THE makers of the coup d’etat of December 31, 1983 offered as casus belli “the great predicament and uncertainty which an inept and corrupt leadership has imposed on our beloved nation for the past four years… Our economy has been hopelessly mismanaged; we have become a debtor and beggar nation.” Then General Muhammadu Buhari’s 20…
2 Jun 2015
2 Jun 2015
SIR: I need to draw the attention of all concerned to indecent and inhumane treatment that Multichoice Nigeria has been subjecting customers to. I find it very disheartening and totally embarrassing that GoTV will suspend my account despite the fact that I paid 4500 (1500 for three months) on March 31, 2015 few days after…
2 Jun 2015
IT is cheery news that officials  of the Consumer Protection Council (CPC) have expressed  their readiness to increase awareness about the rights of consumers. Unlike other economies where consumers are accorded well-deserved respect, businesses in Nigeria often ignore consumers’ complaints or shoddily respond to such. This kind of ill-treatment, of course, fails to take cognizance of the fact that without the consumers, businesses cannot thrive. And because of ignominy for consumers,  economic development is retarded. While the Council’s move…
2 Jun 2015
AS Nigerians across the different states rejoice over yet another smooth transition from one set of democratically elected administrations to another, it will be a different celebration in Abia State. Abians will sigh in relief in expectation that the siege laid on their state by two newspapers owned by one of their own will be…
2 Jun 2015
IN the three months he has been at the helm of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), first in an acting capacity and a fortnight ago as substantive Director General (DG) following his confirmation by former President Goodluck Jonathan, Mounir Gwarzo has mostly been out of the limelight. He has granted few media interviews. Apart…


22 mins ago
Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Cecilia Dada, has declared that one viably way to ease the plights of vulnerable women and youths across the metropolis was to enhance
26 mins ago
Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, yesterday, flagged off his campaign with an appeal to all party members to join him in the task of seeking the mandate..
29 mins ago
The University of Ibadan (UI) and Carlcare Development Nigeria Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish an Infinix club in the university.
30 mins ago
A group, Concerned Parents of Ukraine Medical Graduates of 2022, has kicked against the allegation of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) that some graduates from Eastern European countries
31 mins ago
Lecture delivery at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Faculty of Law has received a boost with installation of electronic teaching and instructional gadgets.