Avoid Ethnic, Religious Crisis, U.S. Ambassador Tells Nigerian Leaders

Tayo Olanipekun The U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, Samuel Brownback, has urged Nigerian political office holders, representatives of civil society and religious leaders to avoid amplifying ethno-religious tension in the country and to focus on peacebuilding. At a one-day national youth dialogue on ethno-religious tolerance organized by the U.S Consulate General Lagos, in partnership […]

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Lagos CP Deploy Additional 1000 Policemen For Eid-El-Kabir

Folake Sokoya The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State  Command, Imohimi Edgal, has directed the deployment of additional 1000 policemen for the upcoming Eid El Kabir holiday to boost the number of men designated for that purpose in the Command’s Operations Order. This,according to the Command Image Maker,  is to ensure a hitch free Sallah celebration […]

PDP Woman Leader Congratulates Senator Olujimi,Minority Leader

Ekiti state PDP woman leader Mrs Yemisi Afolabi has congratulated Senator Biodun Olujimi representing Ekiti south senatorial district at the senate on her elevation to the post of the Minority Leader. Mrs Afolabi described Senator Olujinmi’s elevation as a welcome development which is a result of her hardwork, effective participation and pragmatic contribution to issues […]

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Nigeria Needs A Job Creator – Atiku

Former Vice President and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential hopeful, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has stressed the need to drastically reduce the growing rate of unemployment in the country by creating jobs for the teeming youth in order to forestall its devastating backlash. Atiku stated this Enugu on Thursday, August 16,2018 during continuation of his nationwide […]

Inflation Records 18th Consecutive Decline To 11.14% –NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday released the Consumer Price Index which measures inflation with the index dropping by 0.09 per cent points from 11.23 per cent in June to 11.14 per cent in July. The bureau in the report said this is the eighteenth consecutive disinflation in headline index. The report reads in […]

Money Really Is The Root Of All evil! Rich People Are More Likely To Cheat On Their Partners, Steal And Drive Recklessly Because ‘Wealth Makes You Feel Above The Law’, Scientists Say

Scientists claim the richest among us are most prone to unethical behaviour They are more likely to cheat, deceive and ignore the needs of poorer people This unethical behaviour occurs because wealth and power make people feel above the law, which allows them to ‘treat others like they don’t exist’  The wealthiest among us are […]

TEF Entrepreneurship Forum Holds October 25

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has announced October 25, 2018, as the date for its fourth annual TEF Entrepreneurship forum. The forum would unite over 5,000 entrepreneurs, global investors, leaders from the African public and private sectors and developmental organisations in Lagos. The 2018 cohort from the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme, as well as mentors […]

Residents Express Concerns Over Indiscriminate Seismic Activities In Yenagoa –

From Amos Okioma Residents in Amarata area of Yenagoa, Bayelsa capital on Monday expressed concerns over increased oil exploration activities in the past one month. Some residents who spoke on the development, frowned at indiscriminate seismic activities by oil firms in residential area in Yenagoa and the adverse impact of materials used in the exercise.. […]