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19 Jun
Earlier to his ascension to the Ninth Senate, where he became the Chief Whip, Chief Orji Uzor Kalu had served as Abia State governor.
5 Jun
Perhaps it was because of the sombre state of the nation that the Board, Management and Staff of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL) did not roll out the drums when recently their poster child, the MMA2 terminal at the domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos clocked 15 years.
11 May
Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, urged the former president, Goodluck Jonathan, to support Igbo man for president, reminding him of the support the South East gave him to become president.
2 May
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has the burden of history to treat the South East the way Chief Olusegun Obasanjo treated the North in 2007...
29 Apr
The arena is crowded with presidential aspirants, all in pursuit of what matters most in life – political power. We expected it. We welcome the crowd.
5 Mar
I could not write my column in the newspapers last weekend because the week was ‘crazy’.
30 Jan
Since the discovery of crude oil in Oloibiri, Nigeria’s present Bayelsa State in 1956 and its subsequent elevation as the main stable of the nation’s economy, there have been myriads of agitations in the region bothering on resource control, derivations, environmental degradations, unemployment, just to mention few.
26 Aug 2021
Even with a complete biography of his life in his book titled ‘My Watch,’ former President Olusegun Aremu Matthew Obasanjo left out a lot about his very personal life as influenced by his family, culture and environment, making him the enigma that he is today.
23 Jul 2021
The Executive Order signed by President Muhammadu Buhari in May 2020 to out rightly grant financial autonomy to the judiciary, legislature as well as the local government councils...
9 Jun 2021
Professor Tunde Adeniran was Minister of Education during the administration of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. He was also a former Head of the Political Science Department at the University of Ibadan
29 Apr 2021
Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, said the myriad of challenges confronting Nigeria would not consume the country.
22 Apr 2021
The sudden death of President Idris Deby Itno of Chad is bad news for Nigeria. For many years, he has been our stanch ally in the fight against the Boko Haram terrorist group


13 mins ago
New York City Mayor, Mr Eric Adams, on Saturday evening joined Nigerians from all walks of life to celebrate the 62nd independence anniversary of their homeland.
15 mins ago
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), have arrested an ex-footballer, Okafor Emmanuel Junior at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, on his arrival from Sao Paulo, Brazil via Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on board an Ethiopian airlines flight with 1.40kg crack cocaine concealed in his bags.
16 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the conferment of the prestigious national honour of Commander of the Federal Republic (CFR) on the immediate past Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara.
26 mins ago
Solomon Peter, a House of Representatives candidate on the platform of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), said Nigeria will be greater after the 2023 General Elections.
36 mins ago
The presidents of nine NATO countries in central and eastern Europe declared on Sunday they would never recognise the annexation by Russia of Ukrainian territory.