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Golden jubilee: Osinbajo, Obasanjo, Gowon, Jonathan, others for Chancellor’s anniversary

All roads will on October 15, 2017, lead to the Abuja International Conference as Nigeria’s Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, former Presidents, Olusegun Obasanjo; Goodluck Jonathan and former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon for the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Chancellor, Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State and Leader, Living Christ

Nigeria population at 182 million, with widening youth bulge

By Dulue Mbachu and Tope Alake Younger population increases demands on schools, clinics Government to soon decide the date for a new national census Nigeria’s population reached 182 million this year with more than half its people under 30 years of age, putting a severe strain on a nation suffering from

American Richard Thaler, Wins 2017 Nobel Prize for Economics

American  economist Richard Thaler won the Nobel Economics prize on Monday for showing that economic and financial decision-makers are not always rational, but mostly deeply human. Bridging the gap between economics and psychology, Thaler’s research focuses on behavioural economics which explores the impact of psychological and social factors on decisions by

Monkeypox spreads to Lagos, 6 other states in Nigeria – NCDC

No deaths recorded so far, 31 suspected cases monitored   Jude Johnson The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that the dreaded Monkeypox outbreak has spread to seven states with 31 suspected cases across the country. Statement from the agency indicated that the most affected states are located in the

$26bn oil war: Baru bombs ‘lame-duck’ Kachikwu on jumbo contract claims

Dismisses Minister’s allegations as unfounded Jude Johnson  The General Managing Director (GMD) of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Maikanti Baru, has responded to the recent letter written by the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, to President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing him of insubordination and nepotism with regards to

Oil war: Memo to Buhari is restore good governance, transparency-Kachikwu

Says it’s distressing that letter was leaked Jude Johnson        The Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said that the that aiming of the controversial memo to President Muhammadu Buhari is to restore good governance and transparency in the country's oil sector.   The sector has been enmeshed in corruption

Kazuo Ishiguro: I thought Nobel Prize was a mistake

Author Kazuo Ishiguro has said his win for the Nobel Prize for Literature was totally unexpected. "I thought that in this age of false news, it was perhaps a mistake," he told BBC arts editor Will Gompertz. The British- Japanese novelist, Kazuo Ishiguro has been named the 2017 Nobel Literature winner. Ishiguro, “who, in

Oil war: Kachikwu petitions Buhari over NNPC GMD’s insubordination, nepotism

Jude Johnson The Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr. Ibe Kachikwu, has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari over the alleged insubordination  and nepotism of the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Maikanti Baru. Kachikwu in a documented in circulation in several media platforms, accused Baru