Dapchi school

#Dapchi Schoolgirls Update: 101 girls released unconditionally, two died during...

The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, said on Wednesday said the abducted students of Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, were released unconditionally. He stated this while speaking with State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. At least 110 girls were abducted from their hostels by Boko...



Shell Petroleum Development Company

Downstream Open House: Shell gives profitable growth outlook as Downstream business...

Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) has updated investors on its Downstream growth ambitions, underlining the important role they will play in delivering Shell’s world-class investment case. “Our unique Downstream business is fundamental to delivering a world-class investment case,” said Chief Executive Officer Ben van Beurden. “Its unparalleled breadth, depth and...



Nigerian Capital Market: Rising from ruins of recession

The Nigerian capital market, which had been on a negative trend since 2014 when the country’s fortunes started showing signs of recession, experienced a massive growth in 2017. Although the market started year 2017 on a sluggish note, it emerged one of the best among its peers, against predictions of...



Lionel Messi

This is my last chance to win World Cup, says Messi

Argentina star Lionel Messi is aware time is fast running out on his international career and the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia may be his last chance to win a senior international title. In an incredible career in which he’s won virtually every title including five Ballon d’Or gongs,...
Super Eagles players in training

Mikel, Etebo, Ajayi out of Eagles Poland friendly

Super Eagles skipper Mikel Obi would not be in action for the national team for the friday international friendly against Poland at Wroclaw. The Super Eagles’ camp at Wroclaw in Poland on Tuesday was a beehive of activities following the arrival of 22 players and the beginning of training sessions. The...






Gov. Ayodele Fayose

Ekiti 2018: Taming the brute-coward called Fayose By Segun Dipe

Mark Lawrence may have had the accidental Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, in mind when in his award-winning book, Prince of Fools, he wrote that “It is often said that cowards make the best torturers. Cowards have good imaginations. Imaginations that torment them with all the worst stuff...

Third-Force: Between Ramaphosa, Abiola and Dangote By Yushau A. Shuaib

A sudden political change occurred recently when an international businessman, Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa emerged the new South African President. He has impacted positively on the life of his people through Shanduka Group, a company he founded with investments in the energy sector, real estate, banking, insurance, and telecoms (SEACOM)....