Falcons and their dominance of Africa

Nigeria’s senior women’s football squad, the Super Falcons, at the weekend in Cameroon reaffirmed their dominance on African female football when they successfully defended the trophy they won at the 9th edition of the African Women’s Championship staged in Namibia in 2014… and in a grand style. It is the Super Falcons’ 8th title. They again More...

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By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Ibrahim Dasuki: 1923 – 2016

Penultimate Monday night, death crept in on Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki, one of the few shinning stars remaining in the firmament of northern Nigeria. He was aged 92. Even though the late monarch had not enjoyed good More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Sustaining World Sight Day awareness

This year’s World Sight Day (WSD) was commemorated last Thursday, October 13. The occasion was observed worldwide with the theme: “Eye care for all”, which implies that all humans without exception all over More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Freedom for 21 Chibok girls

Last Thursday, Nigerians received with incredulity the news of the release of 21 of the over 250 students of the Government Girls’ Secondary School, Chibok abducted by the Boko Haram insurgents on April 14, 2014. More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Wrong war on ‘corrupt’ judges

Last weekend’s arrests of seven senior judges in a ‘sting operation’ by the Department of State Services (DSS) over corruption allegations, has understandably elicited anxiety among Nigerians as regards the More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
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Earth tremors and early warning mechanism

Residents of Kwoi and neighbouring communities in Jaba Local Government Area of Kaduna state recently went into a panic mode following the earth tremors that occurred in their localities. Many inhabitants were frightened More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Masari’s alarm on desertification

The alarm sounded last week by the Governor of Katsina state, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari, to the effect that his domain is losing about five kilometres to desertification annually once again calls for an urgent action More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, September 8th, 2016
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PMB, listen to Sanusi and Soludo

The recent admonition by the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II, to the effect that the federal government should avoid the mistakes of the immediate past administration that plunged the nation’s economy More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Huge revenue loss to renewed N/Delta violence


By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Fast-tracking IDPs’ resettlement


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