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Mr. Rafiu Balogun, (National Legal Adviser, Nigerian Bar Association) If an offence has been committed, especially now that it borders on corruption, it is incumbent on the Federal Government to try t
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The Pentagon had the opportunity to save $125 billion by streamlining its bureaucracy, but instead chose to bury the study in order to avoid losing funding from Congress, a Washington P
The coastal part of the exercise will be held on December 14-18 in the city of Visakhapatnam, while the naval will take place in the Bay of Bengal on December 19-21
The regulator proposes optimising some deadlines and steps when changing the supplier of electricity or gas.
With days left before his departure, Vice President Joe Biden gave perhaps the strongest possible hint he might return in four years to replace President-elect Donald Trump. Read Full
Police have formed a crack squad to find out if a syndicate is targeting foreign businessmen for their money after a Bangladeshi man was snatched.
The SAHRC has called on Parliament to fast track signing the hate speech Bill into law in the wake of Vanessa Hartley’s rant for which she has since apologised.
California lawmakers are throwing down the gauntlet to President-elect Donald Trump in a struggle to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation. Local legislators passed res
The companies plan to create a shared database of unique digital "fingerprints", known as "hashes," for violent terrorist imagery, terrorist recruitment videos or other similar content
Abiodun Doherty There are several ways to sell a property but one of the methods that real estate agents and practitioners have been exploring in recent years is the use of the auction or bidding proc
Chux Ohai Renowned historian and co-founder, Women’s Research and Documentation Centre, Prof. Bolanle Awe, and Mrs. Bisi Adeleye-Fayemi – wife of the Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode
Chux Ohai Patrick Maidoh’s novel, titled The Protagonist, is a reminder of the days when the dreaded campus secret cults used to be the subject of many muted conversations among undergraduates of high
Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Rector of the Ogun State-owned D.S Adegbenro ICT Polytechnic, Itori, in the Ewekoro area of the state, Dr. Alfred Fatade, has called on the Federal Government to put an e
Mudiaga Affe, Calabar  The Senator representing the Cross River Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, John Owan-Enoh, has awarded scholarships valued at N70m to 700 university students
Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Alumni Association of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife has unveiled its plan to build a multi-billion naira hostel for the students of the university. Speaking at an ev
Folashade Adebayo The Chancellor, Landmark University, Kwara State, Dr. David Oyedepo, has said that the academic community can proffer a solution to the problems of drought in Africa. He also listed
Idris Adesina Nigeria on Monday  crashed out of the doubles and singles events of the 2016 ITTF World Junior Championships in South Africa. After finishing 17th and 18th in the boys  and girls’ team e
The Country General Manager, Tecno Mobile, Eason Duan, speaks to OZIOMA UBABUKOH on how the company is managing recent after-sales complaints from consumers, among other issues Why has your company co
Pan African Tower Company Limited has pledged to serve over 70 per cent of mobile network operators in Nigeria and help to deepen broadband penetration in Africa. The company said its major focus was
Everest Amaefule, Abuja A new mobile app with the capacity to cut down on activities of vandals and energy thieves in the electricity industry has been introduced into the country. At the inauguration
Ozioma Ubabukoh Chips Bits and Bytes has commenced a nationwide training for teachers and academic instructors on how to use a new electronic technology and power solution in eradicating examination f
Ozioma Ubabukoh Huawei Technologies and Fortis Project Limited have commenced the construction of an Information and Communications Technology centre in the Eti-Osa East Local Council Development Area
The prolonged struggle to overcome the power crisis is a major obstacle to broadband penetration in the country, OZIOMA UBABUKOH writes The Federal Government must resolve the power infrastructure sho
Everest Amaefule, Abuja The Federal Government will soon set up a technology development bank, the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said. Onu said this while briefing journal
Ozioma Ubabukoh A Pan African web hosting company, Web4Africa, says it has moved its web hosting services to Rack Centre, the Nigerian carrier neutral premium data centre collocation company. Accredit
Ozioma Ubabukoh MultiChoice has expanded its religion genre on GOtv with the addition of Dove TV, the official television station of the Redeemed Christian Church of God. Introduced on December 5, 201
Ozioma Ubabukoh Cloud Energy, a solar technology firm, is offering Nigerians this yuletide period a lightning promo, which will see it light up about 5,000 homes across the country. The firm, which in
 OZIOMA UBABUKOH Red Hat, a global provider of open source solutions, has announced the appointment of Converge Global Concept Technologies as its first premier partner in West Africa. Converge Global
Petro Poroshenko holds sway in Ukraine by channeling western financial aid into war and bribery, while making big money with a close circle of loyal oligarchs, fugitive Ukrainian MP Ale
Idris Adesina Former Nigeria midfielder, Justice Christopher, has praised Super Eagles coach Gernot  Rohr  for believing in young players. He also commended the German coach for selecting his team bas
Chelsea’s Victor Moses has been named the English Premier League African Player of the Month of November by organisers New African Soccer, reports. The Super Eagles winger  edged K
Super Falcons defender  Osinachi Ohale says she is delighted that the team  defended their  Africa Women’s  Cup of Nations  title in Cameroon. Desire Oparanozie’s late strike helped Nigeria  beat host

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