This special day!


There was a time when Nigerians actually enjoyed politics. The rules were clear, though some of them were still being developed to keep up with the fast pace of our development as a nation. But it was a level playing ground on the pitch and the game was conducted with

PDP, APC supporters clash in southern Borno


Less than 24 hours to presidential and national assembly general elections, supporters of People's Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) as well as non party members clashed and engaged burning posters, flags in Marama, a major town in Hawul local government area of Borno state. The post

Scrabbulympics:A life tool for students — Alao


The name Loretta Alao may not be popular, but her yearly sponsored Scrabble competition in Secondary Schools known as Scrabbulympics is, and has come to stay. Mrs Alao through this social intervention impacts well over a thousand public school pupils annually during the one week Scrabbulympics event.

No increase in number of home grown players – Premier League Chief

Richard Scudamore: kicks against increase in home grown players Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore on Friday claimed the Football Association would not be able to force through chairman Greg Dyke’s plan to increase the number of homegrown players in the top-flight.

Whatever we had done in the past , we’ll triple it -


Following the setting up of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in 1998 by the then Head of State, General Abdulsami Abubabar and the appointment of late Justice Ephraim Akpata as the Chairman, federal Government’s announcement that democratic elections would be held the following year, ending 16 years of military

Cape Dress: Pairing ideas

The Cape dress has grown in popularity as a fashion trend as Foreign and Nigerian celebs have been spotted rocking this fashion trend and pulling it off quite successfully.

Perform your civic duty


Today, Nigerians go to the polls to elect a president to run the affairs of this country for another four years, beginning from May 29, 2015. Although a handful of candidates are vying for the top seat, it is a straight contest between the incumbent, President Goodluck Jonathan of the

In one operation, we made N90m: I built a house and bought one SUV before leaving for Japan


They disclosed that the attack on Chief Obianodo which many speculated to be an assassination attempt, was actually an attempted kidnap which was foiled by his police guards. It was gathered that the kidnappers weren’t expecting any form of resistance from his guards as they accosted his convoy on 22

Emeka Ike versus AGN: The final battle!


THE Federal High Court, sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, last week nullified the election that produced Ibinabo Fiberesima as the President of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) in 2012. Since that judgment was delivered, the industry has been thrown into confusion, even as Ibinabo has stormed the Court of Appeal to

Kiki Opuru torn between culture and sexuality in acting: Says, “My body is precious”


Kiki Opuru is a fast-rising actress in Nollywood and she has appeared in over 20 movies including The Baby, Island Babes, Daddy’s Girl, and Yankee Student, to name a few. Even though she has captivating sex appeals, the cute and vivacious actress prefers to tow the line of caution when

Tuberculosis: What you should know


Tuberculosis or TB for short is an infectious disease that spreads through the air. It is an infection that is caused by certain bacterium called mycobacterium tuberculosis. TB usually affects the lungs however it can affect other parts of the body.

In Delta: INEC distributes 2m PVCs

INEC says everything has been put in place to ensure that all the local government areas, including the riverine areas, get their materials on time

Bose Dickson – Rescue Our Nation


In the midst of the political uncertainty in Nigeria and anxiety over the elections, Lakeside Records’ gospel diva – Bose Dickson dishes out something to calm down nerves as she serves up a prayer for Nigeria titled “Rescue Our Nation”. This is one song that will speak into your soul

Oshiomhole in war of words with Brigade Commander over Hilux vehicles donated to Army by Onolemenmen


GOVERNOR Adams Oshiomhole of Edo state yesterday engaged in a war of words with the Brigade Commander of the 4th Brigade of the Nigerian Army Benin City, Brig.Gen.Olajide Laleye over the 14 Hilux vehicles donated to the men of the, allegedly by the Minister of Works, Arch.