Category: Feature Article

MDAs execute N156bn projects in Abuja

No fewer than 1,719 different projects, costing N155.98 billion, were executed by 45 ministries, departments and agencies in the Federal Capital Territory in 2014, according to a report. The figures are contained in the `Mapping of…

Suicide car bomb kills 15 in Iraq

A suicide car bomb ripped through roadside restaurants at the entrance to the town of Baladruz in eastern Iraq, killing at least 15 people, police and provincial officials said Sunday. The attack took place late…

Fashola’s signal of ingratitude

By Mobolaji Sanusi ‘Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others’ — Marcus Tullius Cicero Last Friday was a great day across the country. Indeed, it was a swell…

Ghana fire update: death rise to 150

An explosion at a petrol station in Ghana’s capital and flooding caused by torrential rains killed around 150 people, President John Mahama said on Thursday, marking the worst disaster to strike the West African country…