Presidency sacks Agwai, SURE-P chairman

Retired Gen. Martin Luther Agwai, the chairman of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P), was on Tuesday relieved of his appointment. This is contained in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the…

lslamisation or Christianisation of Nigeria

By Cosmas Omoku The way most Nigerian politicians use issues and non-issues to confuse the gullible electorate, is despicable. Instead of them to go on with issue-based campaigns, they kept on falsifying statements and promising…

Girl undergoes tumour surgery in UK

  UK medical system is recording a first fit as teenage girl, Jessica Brett, with huge birthmark, undergoes pioneering ‘balloon treatment’ to grow new skin. Surgeons put balloons under Jessica Brett’s scalp to stretch skin…

28 prison inmates to sit UTME

At least 28 inmates of the Ikoyi Prisons School will sit for the 2015 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), organised by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). The inmates are among the over 1. 4…

It’s Not Been Nice Doing Business with You

Ibrahim Ola Balogun It’s Not Been Nice Doing Business with You Ibrahim Ola Balogun A fundamental premise of doing business requires economic activities to stipulate sound rules and favorable environment. Businesses operate better in an…

UN urges swift justice in Mali attack

UN calls for swift justice after ‘heinous’ Mali attack THE United Nations Security Council strongly condemned an attack on a Bamako nightclub that killed five people Saturday, including two Europeans and a Malian policeman, calling…