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Nigeria News Today: March 21, 2017

My abducted daughter is held in Kano –Father

By Olubode Olusesan Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Mr. Umar Suleiman, whose daughter, Khadija, was abducted in the Kuje area of the Federal Capital Territory...

Substandard drugs seized in Kano

By Olubode Olusesan Ted Odogwu, Kano Kano State Police Command on Monday intercepted a large quantity of controlled and substandard drugs valued at...

Buhari condemns fake certificates, exam fraud

By Taiwo Ojoye Friday Olokor, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern over the menace of examination malpractices and fake certificates in the...

Rangers, Rivers handed tricky opponents

By Olubode Olusesan Festus Abu Nigerian champions Enugu Rangers were on Tuesday paired with Zambian club Zesco  in their CAF Confederation Cup...

GOtv Boxing: Organisers promise adequate security

By Olubode Olusesan Flykite Productions, organisers of GOtv Boxing Night, have promised adequate security in and around the Indoor Sports Hall of...

Senegal will be under pressure against Eagles – Shorunmu

By Olubode Olusesan ’Tana Aiyejina Former Super Eagles goalkeeper coach Ike Shorunmu believes Senegal do not have the edge against the Super Eagles...

N5bn fake tyres: Chinese, Nigerian get N10m bail

By Taiwo Ojoye Ramon Oladimeji The Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday granted a N10m bail to each of the two Chinese...

How to invest in treasury bills with low funds (2)

By Olubode Olusesan Author of ‘How to invest in treasury bills’ and personal finance coach, Mr. Usiere Uko, answers reader’s questions from...

Army, Air chiefs brief Buhari on security situation

By Taiwo Ojoye Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai; and the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal...

MONARCH’S STOOL: Ohu, Amadi caste systems tear Enugu community apart

By Urowayino Warami By Dennis Agbo ENUGU- The obnoxious  traditional practice of identifying some indigenous people of an area as slaves is still...

MIPAD to unveil under 40 honorees

By Olubode Olusesan In support of the International Decade for People of African Descent, proclaimed by the United Nation’s General Assembly resolution...

Certificate: ABU to speak on Melaye today, Senate begins probe

By Taiwo Ojoye Leke Baiyewu and Godwin Isenyo The Senate, on Tuesday, decided to investigate the allegation that an armoured Range Rover car...

Superstory Premieres New Season Titled “Godwin”

By Olubode Olusesan Award-winning drama series, Superstory, has premiered a new season titled Godwin. The new offering is unique in the sense that...

Zaki Biam: Death toll hits 52, Buhari orders probe

By Taiwo Ojoye Olalekan Adetayo and John Charles Death toll in Monday’s  attacks on Zaki Biam International Market in Ukum Local Government Area...

Wenger denies PSG

By Olubode Olusesan Arsene Wenger has denied that he has agreed to join PSG, insisting that such reports are merely “fake news”. The...

Ahmad steps down

By Olubode Olusesan CAF President Ahmad Ahmad has stepped down as Vice-President of the Madagascar Senate. Ahmad, who is also the Madagascar Football...

Eagles set to soar over Senegal

By Urowayino Warami Super Eagles stars say they are in the mood to soar over Senegal, who they confront in tomorrow’s high-profile...

I didn’t want to join Barca – Iniesta

By Olubode Olusesan Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta has confessed he had to be persuaded by his father to join the club as...

Agriculture: USA endorses Abakaliki rice for global consumption as Governor Umahi...

By Urowayino Warami By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI – AS States in  Nigeria, especially the non oil producing ones grapple with challenges of the...

I am the abuser in this relationship

By adekunle Dear Bunmi, My boyfriend and I are in our late twenties and we live together. We earn good salaries, have...

Atedo Peterside resigns as Stanbic IBTC chairman

By Olubode Olusesan Stanley Opara Atedo Peterside has resigned from the board of Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc as the chairman. He served as the...

A’Ibom gov promises magistrates cars

By Taiwo Ojoye Ramon Oladimeji The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has promised to donate official cars to magistrates in the state...

We’re suffering, Osun monarchs tell Aregbesola

By Taiwo Ojoye Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi and the Orangun of Ila, Oba Wahab Oyedotun, on Tuesday...

Otudeko, others rethink Africa’s business model

By Olubode Olusesan ’Femi Asu The Group Chairman, FBN Holdings Plc, Oba Otudeko, and other key stakeholders have deliberated on the need to...

Venice Biennale gate opens to Nigerian artists

By Olubode Olusesan With the support of the Edo State Government, a group is set to take three Nigerian artists to the...

Gen. Abisoye dies at 81

By Taiwo Ojoye Gbenga Adeniji A former Federal Commissioner of Health, Gen. Emmanuel Abisoye, (retd.), has passed on. A statement signed by Deaconess Shola...

#BBNaija: I took my children’s photos to the house, says TTT...

By Temiloluwa Temiloluwa Big Brother evictee, Thin Tall Tony has said there were several nights in the Biggie’s house that he would...

Customs urgently need redemption

By Olubode Olusesan Anti-corruption czar, Itse Sagay, voiced the concern of ordinary Nigerians and the business community recently when he bemoaned the...

APBN seeks competence in procurement

By Olubode Olusesan Ife Ogunfuwa The Association of Professional Bodies of Nigeria has called on the government to ensure that competent professionals are...

Stop attacking traffic officials, LASTMA warns motorists

By Olubode Olusesan Rasheed Bisiriyu The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority has condemned the attitude of some motorists, especially commercial vehicle drivers and...

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