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At the Special National Honours Investiture of Chief Moshood Kasimawo Olawale Abiola with the award of GCFR, and Alhaji Baba Gana Kingibe and Chief Gani Fawehinmi with GCON, at the Old Banquet Hall, Presidential...

The music stopped on the morning of Sunday, June 10, 2018, for reggae maestro Ras Kimono. A day earlier, the 60-year-old was to travel to the United States probably to also look after his...

By ANIEBO NWAMU -- Many who lost out in the politics of the 1990s would want Nigerians to believe that Gen. Sani Abacha was the greatest evil to have befallen the country. They are wrong....

20 YEARS AGO – By 10am the news had spread far and wide via landline telephones, for there was no GSM in the country then. Beer parlours filled up with jubilant youth. Vehicle drivers...

By FIDEL ALBERT – California is the sixth largest economy in the World. Its economy is larger than that of France or Brazil. The little problem is that California is not a country; it is...

The Supreme Court of Nigeria Thursday ordered GTBank to pay Innoson Group N14billion within 14 days. In its ruling Thursday, the apex court also struck out the bank’s motion for stay of execution of the...

By ABBA MAHMOOD – Tomorrow, June 8, 2018, it will be exactly 20 years since General Sani Abacha left this world to the great beyond. I had wanted to write on that. Yours sincerely also...

The chief press secretary to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State is dead. Mr Uwakwe Remigius Abugu died of prostate cancer in India this Tuesday.  He was 59. The only CPS Governor Ugwuanyi has had...

Nigeria’s inspector-general of police Ibrahim Idris is awaiting a statement being written by Senate president Dr Bukola Saraki in relation to the confessions of armed bandits who were arrested after they attacked six banks...

One of three ebooks authored by Eyeway’s CEO Aniebo  Nwamu and published on Amazon Kindle less than three weeks ago, Better Communication: How to Write Clearly, Speak Fluently and Score Highly, has hit No.1...

Nairobi, June 1, 2018--Authorities in the breakaway region of Somaliland should desist from detaining and harassing journalists covering a conflict with Puntland and lift an operations ban on two television stations, the Committee to...

By ANIEBO NWAMU – The trip to the grotto was smooth, except that there were rainstorms and windstorms followed by lightning during a downpour.  I set out 6pm on Thursday, May 31, and, shortly before...

Patients are not getting any hope from Nigeria’s public hospitals. Members of the Joint Health Sector Workers Union (JOHESU) have hardly resumed work after more than 40 days of industrial action when resident doctors put...

Businesses shut in honour of fallen heroes There was near-total compliance with the order to sit at home by two pro-Biafra campaigners, MASSOB and IPOB, in nine states of the south-east and south-south...

In his Democracy Day address to Nigerians on May 29, 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari may have listed the things The Buhari Campaign Organisation will campaign on, as the 2019 elections approach. Watchers of events...

By GARBA SHEHU – On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, the Buhari/Osinbajo-led government will clock three years in office. With elections less than a year ahead, this period of people-oriented governance has been a great...

A report from Jalingo, the Taraba State capital, says armed Fulani herdsmen this Monday morning attacked Sacred Heart Minor Seminary, shooting a priest and injuring another while two students were beaten up. A Catholic priest...

By SAM OTTI – May 27 is a special day to celebrate our children, who are evidently our most treasured gifts.  On this day, I am delighted to walk back memory lane and share my...
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

The pro-Buhari campaigners at the weekend paraphrased a portion of former finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s new book, Fighting Corruption Is Dangerous: The Story Behind the Headlines, to “prove” that their principal stopped sharing bribes...

By ANIEBO NWAMU -- As a schoolboy, I loved to compete in the 400-metre race. You had to run full circle on the field, unlike the 100m or 200m race where athletes with stamina weren’t...

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