Gov. Seyi Makinde

Forty-eight hours after, judges fail to make copy of Oyo gov’ship...

48-hours after the Appeal Court Panel sitting on Oyo State Governorship Election Petition gave its judgment, the copy of the judgment has not been made available to lawyers of the Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, investigations have revealed. Informed sources close to the judiciary in Ibadan told our Correspondent...



Gov. Godwin Obaseki

Obaseki confident of a second term, hinges faith on reforms, policies

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo says the far-reaching reforms and people-oriented policies that have changed the fortunes of the people will earn him a second term. Obaseki said this at the Alaghodaro 2019 Summit held in Benin City, the Edo capital, to celebrate his third year in office. “In spite of...


President and CEO of Saudi Aramco Amin Nasser (L) and Aramco's chairman Yasir al-Rumayyan

Saudi Capital Market Authority gives green light for Aramco’s record IPO

Saudi Aramco's multibillion-dollar share sale, likely the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in history, is officially underway after the company formally announced its plans to list stock on the Kingdom’s stock exchange, the Saudi Tadawul. By the middle of December, Saudi citizens, expatriates and international investing institutions will be able...



L-R: Namibian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Humphrey Geiseb; General Manager External Relations SPDC, Igo Weli; and Founder Future Trust Initiatives, Dr. Maureen Egbuche,

Group honours Shell for youth development programmes

ENERGY giant, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), has been honoured for providing opportunities to talented secondary school students in the Niger Delta to participate in the United Nation’s Model Conferences in the United States of America. Founder and Country Director of Future Trust Initiatives, Dr. Maureen...
Cristiano Ronaldo nurses knee injury

Ronaldo’s fitness, attitude both under the spotlight

Cristiano Ronaldo’s fitness and attitude came under the spotlight on Monday after he reacted angrily to being substituted during Juventus’ win over AC Milan and coach Maurizio Sarri said the 34-year-old had been nursing a knee injury for some time. Ronaldo now faces two matches with Portugal where he will...






Adams Oshiomhole

APC and our inconceivable organisational challenges, urgent call to our leaders...

Information coming from Edo State indicate that members of the State Executive Council of APC have passed vote of no confidence on Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of our party, APC. In so many respects, it could be argued, it is a natural outcome of unfolding power play between...

Tam David-West in final escape by Femi Adesina

Now, my introduction to Professor Tam David-West was on this wise: I was brought up by a very strict, educationist father, who would not allow his seven children travel during holidays, particularly the long vacation at the end of the session. He had his own way of keeping us...