Category: Featured

World’s Biggest Sperm Bank Wants Easier Access to Donor Sperm to Boost European Population

The world’s largest sperm bank has recently warned the European Union (EU) that access to donor sperms must be improved to reinvigorate the continent’s birth rates,...

A new baby for the British royal family

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a boy, Kensington Palace has revealed. The Palace tweeted out the news, stating that the child was delivered safely at...

Bayelsa Agog as New Varsity Plans First Matriculation

*We’re proud of your achievements says  Govt* The Bayelsa State Government has congratulated the management and staff of the University of Africa Toru-Orua in...

Forbes to Unveil Season 2 of its Flagship TV Show

The leading business magazine in Africa, Forbes Africa  is set to launch season 2 of its flagship TV show, “My Worst Day with Peace Hyde” powered by...

No End to Wike’s Politics of Deceit and Lies, Says Rivers APC

The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress has described as “really bizarre” for a state governor to blame the federal government for deliberately...

Fayose’s Brother Dumps PDP, Donate Family House to ADP in Ekiti.

BY AYODELE ABERE in Ekiti* An interesting turn played out in Afao-Ekiti, the home town of Governor Ayodele Fayose on Tuesday as his brother, Ayo Oluwayose dumped the...

Nigeria, Africa’s Largest Economy Moving out of Recession

*Ghana’s growth continues to be strong* The economic forecast for Anglophone West Africa is looking brighter according to analysis by Ecobank’s research team...

Police Authorities Promotes EFCC Chairman Magu, 17 others

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Friday pronounced the promotion of 18 senior officers. Amongst them was Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of Economic and...

Arsene Wenger Resigns as Arsenal Coach

Arsenal’s longest serving manager, Arsene Wenger, has confirmed he will leave the club at the end of this season. Wenger revealed this in a statement published on the...

Rule of Law Pivotal to Democratic Consolidation, Good Governance, Says Lawyer

An Abuja-based legal practitioner, Mr Anthony Agbonlahor, says the rule of law is pivotal to democratic consolidation and good governance. Agbonlahor said in Abuja on...

Catholic Church Must Help the Poor, Says Pope

The main concern of the Catholic Church must be to help the poor, Pope Francis said on a Friday pilgrimage to southern Italy in honour of a local bishop who is a...

Commodity Exchange MD Wants Right Policies to Boost Non- oil Sector

The Managing Director, Nigeria Commodity Exchange (NCX), Mrs Zaheera Baba-Ari has solicited for “the right policy initiatives” aimed at boosting the country’s...

Ramaphosa Cuts Short UK Trip to Deal with Protests at Home, Says Official

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa cut short his visit to Britain by a day to return home to deal with protests in the country’s North West province. Protesters...

End Incessant Herdsmen Attacks, Killings, Bishop Charges Buhari

BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Abakaliki* The Bishop of Methodist Church, Diocese of Abakaliki, Bishop Lawson Elom, has tasked President Muhammadu Buhari to put an end to the...

NETCO Declares N3.257bn Profit for 2017

National Engineering and Technical Company (NETCO) Limited has posted a surprise profit of N3.257 billion for 2017 financial year, marking twist of story in the services...

Mobil deploys Subsea 7 in $300m Shallow Water Dive

Nigeria’s offshore trailblazer, ExxonMobil, has invited international upstream contractor, Subsea 7, to embark of development of submarine conduits as part of...

Shell in Another Crisis over OML 42 Divestment

Crisis around Shell’s commercial operations in Nigeria appears endless as indigenous producer, Neconde, might be dragging the Anglo-Dutch multinational to arbitration...

Siemens, Anglo American Platinum Partner on Digital Skills Development in Africa

Currently, one of the most debated topics influencing innovation is digitalisation and its impact on the future of employment. It is met with equal parts excitement and...

Africa Blue Economy Forum Holds in London June

The first Africa Blue Economy Forum (ABEF)  is to be held in London on 7-8 June 2018, to coincide with World Oceans Day. More than 150 delegates and speakers are...

Rein in Your Gunmen, Stop Endangering Lives of Rivers People, APC Tells Wike

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, said its miffed and highly disturbed that since the nomination process for a legally compromised local...