Friday, 2nd December 2022
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13 Oct
One of the top global-rated economists and Director of the Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford, Prof. Stefan Dercon, yesterday, painted a grim picture
10 Oct
Co-Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Konga, Nigeria’s composite e-commerce platform, Nick Imudia, is standing down from his leadership role at the company, after a successful term as agreed
8 Apr
Members of the Oxford and Cambridge Club of Nigeria (OCCN), recently elected new executives to steer their affairs, even as the new President
30 Nov 2021
Three students were killed and six other people including a teacher were wounded Tuesday in a shooting at a high school in rural Oxford, Michigan, local police said.
16 Apr 2021
The National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) has said Nigeria is not a dumping ground for the Oxford Astrazeneca vaccine.
8 Sep 2020
Justice Ibironke Harrison of the Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere has dismissed the preliminary objection filed by the University of Oxford challenging the validity of the suit by a Nigerian lawyer, Emmanuel Ofoegbu. Ofoegbu had filed the N10million action against Oxford University and Oxford University Press for wrong definitions of the words ‘Mortgagee and…
19 Jan 2020
Although most Nigerians end their UK vacations in major cities like London, Glasgow, and Manchester, a visit to England is never complete without seeing the fascinating and historic city of Oxford. My first encounter with the word ‘oxford’ was my little pocket dictionary in secondary school–The Oxford dictionary. So when I visited England, it made…
28 May 2018
The Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), Ms. Maimunah Mohd Sharif has come a long way from Kuala Pilah, the rural Malaysian village in which she grew up. But she has far from forgotten her roots. The first female mayor of Penang (the second-largest city in Malaysia) and the first Asian woman…
20 Aug 2016
Charles Johnson, Africa, Director of Sales, Abbey DLD Group of Colleges, has called on Nigerian parents who crave to give their children an unrivalled opportunity ...
6 Jul 2016
A South African writer, Lidudumalingani, has won the 2016 prestigious Caine Prize for African Writing.


8 mins ago
Director General and Chief Executive Officer, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Abdullahi, has said Nigeria has no excuse to be left behind in a fourth industrial revolution, even as he disclosed that the agency...
19 mins ago
Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, yesterday, told senators that the N206 billion inserted in the ministry’s budget was for purchase of military equipment.
20 mins ago
The President, Federation of Agricultural Commodity Association of Nigeria (FACAN), Dr. Victor Iyama has warned the Cross Rivers State Governor, Ben Ayade to discontinue the regulation of cocoa and other agricultural produce, insisting that farmers sell produce only to state government.
25 mins ago
The 15th CBN Governor’s Golf Cup will tee off at the IBB Golf and Country Club, Maitama, Abuja, tomorrow, with over 200 golfers vying for honours.
26 mins ago
The failure of the owner of Hilton Honors Hotel, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Rahmon Adedoyin to produce his witness in court and the absence of Femi Falana (SAN), yesterday, stalled the murder case of Timothy Adegoke