As non-oil exports continue to rise, countries like Canada, United Arab Emirates, UAE, Israel and Australia are demanding Nigerian yams from exporters in the country. This was disclosed in a chat with Vanguard, Wednesday, by the Chairman, Technical Committee on...
Former Super Eagles  forward  Samson Siasia has hailed Nigeria captain Mikel Obi  labelling him a “fantastic lad”. Siasia made the assertion when he spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria  on Thursday. He said, “There is nothing special between me and Mikel;...
AS the three musketeers in Nigerian journalism profession were celebrated, yesterday, a former military governor of the old Western region, Gen. Adetunji Olurin (retd) has declared that former military men have no business in politics. Olurin said this at the presentation...
Former Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ogbonnaya Onovo, has extolled the leadership virtues of Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, describing him as a visionary and “wonderful” leader whose style of politics  is sincere, inclusive and result-oriented. Speaking at the flag-off ceremony of...
Former Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika, yesterday, returned to the investigative room of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for further questioning in relation to the $2.1 billion arms procurement fund for the fight against insurgency in...
Nigerian–British soul singer, Folasade Adu, popularly known as Sade Adu, has recorded a new original song for the upcoming American film, ‘A Wrinkle in Time’, her first in eight years. A Wrinkle in Time is an upcoming American science fantasy...
The African University of Science and Technology, Abuja, says it has produced bamboo bicycles to improve the quality of life among communities. Coordinator, Materials Science and Engineering in the university, Prof. Peter Onwualu, made this known to the News Agency of...
The chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Innoson Group, manufacturers of INNOSON brand of vehicles, Chief Innocent Chukwuma, has claimed that the Guarantee Trust Bank (GTB) is currently indebted to him to the tune of N21 billion. Chief Chukwuma...
Corruption is getting worse in Nigeria, according to the latest corruption perception index (CPI) released by Transparency International (TI) on Wednesday. While the country scored 27/100 and was ranked 136th in 2016, the latest CPI scores Nigeria 28/100 but...
On Tuesday, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, wife of the erstwhile strongman of opposition politics, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, expressed her frustration at how her husband was “thrashed” by the President Muhammadu Buhari government he helped put in office. Even a...