Wednesday, April 26, 2017.



Sen. Isiaka Adeleke

Those who didn’t want my father return as Osun Gov killed...

One of the children of the first civilian Governor of Osun State, Senator Isiaka Adeleke, Tunji, has alleged that his father, who was preparing to contest in the 2018 governorship election in the state was killed. Although he did not stated how he was killed but he said Adeleke, who...



Godwin Emefiele, CBN Governor

Nigeria will be out of recession by June, says CBN Gov...

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has assured Nigerians that the country would get out of economic recession latest by the end of June this year. This, according to him, is based on emerging positive economic indicators to that effect. Emefiele gave the assurance at the...



Seven Up’s quarter of multiple loses

The Bottling Company Seven up Bottling Company’s loss figure in the second quarter multiplied more than three times at the end of the third quarter last December. The soft drinks manufacturer ended the period with a loss of close to N5 billion, more than three times the loss of N1.56...



Arsene Wenger

Wenger planning transfer targets for next season

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says he is working on transfer targets for next season, despite no confirmation that he will be staying with the club. Wenger is out of contract at the end of the season and has been offered a new two-year deal, although he is yet to announce...
Laurent Koscielny

Koscielny backs new-look Arsenal defence

Laurent Koscielny believes Arsenal’s defensive rethink can help drive Arsene Wenger’s side to a top-four finish in the Premier League. The Gunners will face reigning champions Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday buoyed by their FA Cup semi-final success against Manchester City that set up a Wembley final...






Bill Gates and Aliko Dangote

Why we are hopeful about improving health in Africa, by Aliko...

This week, more than 138,000 vaccinators will fan out across five African countries in the Lake Chad area in a push to eliminate polio in Africa and rid the world of this terrible disease forever. They will take boats across fast-flowing rivers, ride jeeps along sandy ravines, walk crowded street...

Tears in Ebonyi State, by Prince Nwaeze Onu

Power in the hands of a weak man is a dangerous thing. With power, he soon believes he is what he is not. In no time, the power becomes an instrument of oppression and self aggrandisement and turns him into a megalomaniac. This is tragic not only for the...