Thursday, 2nd December 2021
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4 Sep
Wife of Abia State governor Dr. Nkechi Ikpeazu has said that Nigerian women have a lot to learn from the lives of late former Nigeria’s first lady Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi and former first lady
12 Mar
Traditional rulers have linked the incessant insecurity and other vices in the country to regimes of Generals Aguiyi Ironsi, Yakubu Gowon and Olusegun Obasanjo which stripped monarchs of some powers and did not give them any constitutional role.
23 Dec 2019
Last week, the highly respected retired General Theophilus Danjuma, one-time ADC to former Head of State, late Major-General J.T.U. Aguiyi-Ironsi, former Chief of Army Staff
13 Feb 2019
The Atiku /Obi Campaign Council has urged the electorate to stamp out tyranny, insecurity and hunger in the country by voting out President Buhari in this weekend’s polls. Its chairman and immediate past deputy governor of Ekiti State, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, made the appeal in a statement yesterday in Ado Ekiti by his media aide,…
3 Feb 2019
Each group of politicians who have ruled Nigeria from 1914 have always urged those who succeeded them to do what they did NOT do! And like good copycats, each government that came after the other had done what the previous politicians did adding a fat dollop of jaara....
9 Apr 2018
Chief Matthew Tawo Mbu from Okundi, Boki Local Government Area in Cross River State was only twenty-two years old when he was appointed as a Member representing Ogoja...
14 Sep 2017
Some iconic elders of the Yoruba race have taken their push for restructuring the country a notch further.
30 Jul 2017
It is typical of Nigerian society to easily forget, especially historical records. And this is partly attributable to the culture of fatalism (bakwomi), which has been foisted on the society by the prevailing ruling culture, which abhors any kind of perspicacity in thought process or reflection on the past.
28 Jul 2017
Archaeology research has revealed relics of ‘Nok’ culture which existed two thousand years ago, that Northern Nigeria was originally part of Mohammedian Empire of Sokoto and Bornu...
26 Apr 2017
To achieve the goal of unity in diversity, stability, growth and development, we need not break up Nigeria as the renowned academic Prof. Ango Abdullahi is suggesting.
15 Jan 2017
Carter Bridge in Lagos was named after Sir Gilbert Thomas Carter (1848-1927). Carter was appointed Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Colony of Lagos on 3 February 1891. Carter ordered an attack on the Ijebus in 1892.
1 Sep 2016
Incredibly, restructuring and federalism have become the most misrepresented words even by those who should understand and work for their actualisation in the interest of peace and progress of Nigeria.


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The African Union's health watchdog on Thursday appealed for calm over Omicron, the new, heavily mutated Covid-19 variant which has prompted many governments to impose new restrictions.
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The Nigerian Communications Commission has announced that three telecoms companies have qualified as approved bidders of the forthcoming 3.5 gigahertz spectrum auction for the deployment of Fifth-generation networks in the country.
1 hour ago
The Experience, an all-night gospel music concert hosted by Pastor Paul Adefarasin, The Metropolitan Senior Pastor of the House on The Rock Churches, holds on Friday, December 3.
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  *Okowa, Sultan praise Tambuwal   Delta State Governor Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on Wednesday inaugurated a multi-billion naira Advanced Diagnostic Centre in Farfaru, Sokoto State.   The facility, with state-of-the art medical equipment, has a Radiology Unit, Laboratory Unit, Out-patient Clinics, Dental Unit, and ENT Unit. It will offer a variety of services, including Medical…
1 hour ago
The International Olympic Committee said Thursday it had held a second video conference call with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, who has accused a former Communist Party leader of sexual assault.