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Ayade is Best South South Governor on Health, Says World Bank, FG

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River state has been adjudged one of the six best performing governors in Health in Nigeria by the World Bank and the Federal Government. The...

‘Forget it! There Will Be No Other  Jay Jay Okocha’

Former Super Eagles’ mercurial midfielder, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, has advised Nigerians to forget making a comparison of him and any other player in the national team...

Kwankwaso’s Defection Blessing to APC, Says Nephew

BY AMINU DANLADI in Kano The Kano State Commissioner of Rural Development, Alhaji Musa Ilyasu Kwankwaso has said that, “Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso’s defection to...

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NASS Defectors Mercenaries, Says  Oshiomhole

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiohmole has reiterated that he would not miss sleep for minute over Tuesday’s defection of...

Wife of Wanted MASSOB Leader in Search of Husband, 4 Years After

Barely four years after the alleged massacre of scores of members of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), on 26th April, 2014,...

Police Kill SARS Operative in Anambra

BY NNAMDI OSELOKA• Operatives of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Awkuzu, Anambra state were thrown into a mourning mood, following the shooting and killing of the...

Africa-India Trade Records 10-fold Growth, Hits $55bn in 2017

BUKKY AKINDELE Commerce between Africa and India rose more than 10-fold between 2001 and 2014, making India Africa’s fourth-largest national trading partner, according...

CBN Pegs Benchmark Interest Rate at 14%

BY BUKKY AKINDELE The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has kept its main interest rate on hold at 14 percent to counter inflationary risk and introduced an initiative aimed...

Premium Pensions Caps Nigerian RSA Funds with 7.55% Return

BY BUKKY AKINDELE• At close of business, Premium Pensions Retirement Service Account (RSA) fund led the performance ranking of Nigeria’s RSA Pension funds for the...

Buhari Expresses Total Commitment to Democracy, Wishes Decamped Members Well

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his total commitment to the values of democracy, freedom of choice as well as total willingness to work with all members of the...