Tuesday, August 2, 2022


2019: Dangote Cement records good performance, to intensify Clinker Export

Q2: Dangote Cement deploys grinding plants in Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, as...

In a bid to ensure that Cement becomes available in all African countries, Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Cement, Michel Puchercos, has revealed that his company is ramping up...

UBA announces Group Managing Director, Executive Board Appointments

United Bank for Africa Plc, Africa’s global bank, on Monday, announced the appointment of Oliver Alawuba as Group Managing Director, overseeing all the Group’s banking operations across its 20...


Madu laments policy inconsistency on Nigeria’s environmental issues

A Professor of Environmental Management and Control with the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), Prof. Christian Madu, has expressed worry over policy inconsistency on environmental issues affecting the...

2023 elections and the faiths, by Olu Uji

The 2023 elections are getting close with their gyrations, gymnastics and drama, especially with the presidential election. The religious faultlines of Nigeria are being played up against the other, contrary...


Chris Okotie to Yakasai, critics: We’ve Interim Government Proposal Ready

By Ladi Ayodeji Interim Government campaigner, Rev Chris Okotie, has reacted to a widely published statement credited to elder statesman, Alhaji Tanko Yakasai,...



Mane: I don’t see myself as a global star

New FC Bayern Munich  forward, Sadio Mane, says he does not see himself as a global star in spite of his long success run...


Alleged murder: Four South African police officers arrested

Nigerian movie crew attacked in South Africa, eight ladies sexually assaulted

The  Nigerian Consulate in Johannesburg has condemned the recent attack on a 22- member movie crew at a mining dump in West Village, Krugersdorp, Gauteng Province, South Africa. The...

Nigeria, Spain to organise Music Festival for young musicians

The Federal Ministry of Information and Culture and the Spanish Embassy in Nigeria have announced the plan to jointly organise a music festival, to be held in Lagos or...


ASUU extends strike by another month

ASUU: We are seeking swift completion of renegotiations with FG to suspend strike
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended its roll-over strike by another four weeks to give government more time to satisfactorily resolve all the outstanding issues. The President of ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Monday. Osodeke said...

Ohanaeze Ndigbo to establish South-East University

Anambra governorship: Ohanaeze insists on zoning
The Ohanaeze Council of Elders says it is exploring the possibility of establishing a South-East University that will specialise in engineering, medicine, science, technology and skill acquisition. This is contained in a communique issued by the council at the end of an inaugural meeting of...

Ikpeazu approves N450m as salary support for Abia Polytechnic workers

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has approved the release of N450 million as salary support to the State Polytechnic for immediate payment of four months salary arrears. This is contained in a statement by the governor's Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Onyebuchi Ememanka, in Aba. This...